The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Exeter region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 11 13 8
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Contract jobs citing Finance 17 15 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 13.08% 10.14% 14.29%
As % of the General category 62.96% 53.57% 60.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 12 20
Median daily rate £413 £311 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.85% -22.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £300 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £375 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.63 £21.53 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+0.48% +30.45%
Finance
Devon

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Exeter region.

General Category
Exeter
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
27 28 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 20.77% 18.92% 23.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 19 32
Median daily rate £345 £315 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.52% -20.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £285 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £375 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Median hourly rate - £29.75 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -19.59%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Exeter region citing Finance as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Finance across the Exeter region.

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in Exeter

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Exeter region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in Exeter

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Finance across the Exeter region.

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Finance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Exeter region with a requirement for Finance.

1 17 (58.62%) Degree
2 16 (55.17%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (55.17%) SQL
3 15 (51.72%) Java
4 12 (41.38%) C++
4 12 (41.38%) Python
4 12 (41.38%) PhD
4 12 (41.38%) Data Mining
4 12 (41.38%) MATLAB
4 12 (41.38%) R
4 12 (41.38%) Machine Learning
4 12 (41.38%) Data Analytics
4 12 (41.38%) Analytics
4 12 (41.38%) Computer Science
5 6 (20.69%) QA
6 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (17.24%) Oracle
7 4 (13.79%) HTML
7 4 (13.79%) PL/SQL
7 4 (13.79%) .NET
7 4 (13.79%) Oracle Forms
7 4 (13.79%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (13.79%) SPSS
7 4 (13.79%) SAS
8 3 (10.34%) SDLC
8 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
9 2 (6.90%) CRM
9 2 (6.90%) ERP
9 2 (6.90%) SOA
9 2 (6.90%) Waterfall

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (13.79%) SAS
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (3.45%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) SPSS
2 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (41.38%) Data Mining
2 4 (13.79%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.45%) JIRA
General
1 1 (3.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Data Scientist
2 9 (31.03%) Analyst
3 5 (17.24%) Project Manager
4 4 (13.79%) Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Analyst Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Architect
5 3 (10.34%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (6.90%) .NET Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Graduate Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Junior Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Oracle Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Oracle Forms Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Oracle Reports Developer
6 2 (6.90%) PL/SQL Developer
6 2 (6.90%) QA Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Report Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.90%) SQL Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) SQL Developer
6 2 (6.90%) SQL Reporting Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) .NET
1 4 (13.79%) HTML
2 1 (3.45%) .NET Framework
2 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (3.45%) Spring
2 1 (3.45%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 16 (55.17%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (41.38%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.90%) User Experience
4 1 (3.45%) Clustering
4 1 (3.45%) iPad
4 1 (3.45%) Pricing Data
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) Analytics
1 12 (41.38%) Data Analytics
1 12 (41.38%) Machine Learning
2 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (10.34%) SDLC
4 2 (6.90%) CRM
4 2 (6.90%) ERP
4 2 (6.90%) SOA
4 2 (6.90%) TOGAF
4 2 (6.90%) Waterfall
4 2 (6.90%) Zachman Framework
5 1 (3.45%) Business Analysis
5 1 (3.45%) Change Control
5 1 (3.45%) Issue Tracking
5 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.45%) Programme Management
5 1 (3.45%) Project Governance
5 1 (3.45%) Project Management
5 1 (3.45%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (3.45%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (55.17%) SQL
2 15 (51.72%) Java
3 12 (41.38%) C++
3 12 (41.38%) MATLAB
3 12 (41.38%) Python
3 12 (41.38%) R
4 4 (13.79%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.45%) C#
Qualifications
1 17 (58.62%) Degree
2 12 (41.38%) PhD
3 1 (3.45%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.69%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) Oracle
2 1 (3.45%) Cisco
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft