The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 6 10 6
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Contract jobs citing Finance 83 66 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 18.08% 12.77% 18.27%
As % of the General category 59.29% 48.53% 49.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 42 38
Average daily rate £415 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £136 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £473 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 2
Average hourly rate £27.50 £19.25 £30.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -36.36%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+66.66% +10.00%
Finance
South West

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

General Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
140 136 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 30.50% 26.31% 36.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 63 69
Average daily rate £415 £396 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.79% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £265 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 21 5
Average hourly rate £42.00 £40.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +9.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £35.40 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £44.50 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +18.18%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Finance across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Finance
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester +17 23 £373 +6.42% 9
Cirencester 0 6 £375 +188.46% 1
Cheltenham -13 6 £425 +3.03% 15
Finance
South West

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing Finance also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Finance.

1 49 (27.07%) SQL
2 44 (24.31%) Business Intelligence
3 41 (22.65%) Security Cleared
4 37 (20.44%) DV Cleared
4 37 (20.44%) Data Warehouse
5 35 (19.34%) Stakeholder Management
6 33 (18.23%) Agile Software Development
7 30 (16.57%) Banking
7 30 (16.57%) PRINCE2
8 27 (14.92%) Oracle
9 26 (14.36%) Continuous Improvement
10 24 (13.26%) Project Management
11 23 (12.71%) Change Control
12 21 (11.60%) C
13 20 (11.05%) Scrum
13 20 (11.05%) Risk Management
13 20 (11.05%) Teradata
14 19 (10.50%) BusinessObjects
14 19 (10.50%) Information Assurance
15 18 (9.94%) .NET
15 18 (9.94%) Document Management
15 18 (9.94%) Requirements Management
16 17 (9.39%) Migration
16 17 (9.39%) Unix
17 16 (8.84%) Data Modelling
17 16 (8.84%) SAS
18 15 (8.29%) Microsoft
18 15 (8.29%) ASP.NET
18 15 (8.29%) SQL Server
18 15 (8.29%) C#

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing Finance also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Finance. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (8.84%) SAS
2 8 (4.42%) SharePoint
2 8 (4.42%) Tomcat
2 8 (4.42%) WebSphere
2 8 (4.42%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (2.21%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (1.66%) Eucalyptus
4 3 (1.66%) OpenStack
5 2 (1.10%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (6.63%) Spreadsheet
2 7 (3.87%) MS Excel
3 5 (2.76%) MS Office
4 3 (1.66%) MS Project
5 2 (1.10%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.10%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (3.87%) Oracle General Ledger
1 7 (3.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (3.31%) Documaker
2 6 (3.31%) Oracle Receivables
3 5 (2.76%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (2.21%) Oracle Cash Management
4 4 (2.21%) Oracle Payables
5 3 (1.66%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (1.10%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (1.10%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
7 1 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.55%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.76%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.66%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.21%) HTTP
1 4 (2.21%) LAN
1 4 (2.21%) WAN
2 3 (1.66%) DNS
2 3 (1.66%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.55%) IP Telephony
3 1 (0.55%) SMTP
3 1 (0.55%) Wireless
3 1 (0.55%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (20.44%) Data Warehouse
2 19 (10.50%) BusinessObjects
3 15 (8.29%) Relational Database
3 15 (8.29%) SQL Server
4 9 (4.97%) RDBMS
4 9 (4.97%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (4.42%) Data Mart
6 7 (3.87%) Data Mining
6 7 (3.87%) Oracle BI EE
7 4 (2.21%) BusinessObjects XI
7 4 (2.21%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (2.21%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (1.66%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 2 (1.10%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (1.10%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.55%) Base SAS
10 1 (0.55%) MySQL
10 1 (0.55%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.55%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (4.42%) Eclipse
1 8 (4.42%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (3.87%) Toad
3 5 (2.76%) ERwin
4 4 (2.21%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (1.66%) Selenium
5 3 (1.66%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.55%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.55%) Maven
6 1 (0.55%) TeamCity
General
1 30 (16.57%) Banking
2 10 (5.52%) Marketing
2 10 (5.52%) Telecoms
3 9 (4.97%) Manufacturing
4 7 (3.87%) Electronics
4 7 (3.87%) Financial Institution
5 6 (3.31%) Investment Banking
6 5 (2.76%) Retail
7 2 (1.10%) Advertising
7 2 (1.10%) Law
7 2 (1.10%) Military
7 2 (1.10%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.55%) Billing
8 1 (0.55%) Brand Awareness
8 1 (0.55%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 50 (27.62%) Developer
2 47 (25.97%) Analyst
3 19 (10.50%) Business Analyst
3 19 (10.50%) Project Manager
4 15 (8.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 13 (7.18%) Oracle Developer
6 12 (6.63%) Project Officer
7 11 (6.08%) Financial Analyst
7 11 (6.08%) Oracle BI Developer
8 10 (5.52%) Consultant
9 9 (4.97%) Java Developer
9 9 (4.97%) Service Analyst
10 8 (4.42%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 8 (4.42%) PMO Analyst
10 8 (4.42%) Project Control Officer
11 7 (3.87%) .NET Developer
11 7 (3.87%) C# Developer
12 6 (3.31%) Insurance Business Analyst
12 6 (3.31%) Oracle Consultant
12 6 (3.31%) Project Controller
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (9.94%) .NET
2 15 (8.29%) ASP.NET
3 14 (7.73%) Web Services
4 12 (6.63%) HTML
4 12 (6.63%) XML
5 11 (6.08%) Java EE
6 9 (4.97%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (4.97%) CSS
7 8 (4.42%) .NET Framework
7 8 (4.42%) Ajax
7 8 (4.42%) Apache Camel
7 8 (4.42%) Hibernate
7 8 (4.42%) JPA
7 8 (4.42%) JSF
7 8 (4.42%) JSP
7 8 (4.42%) RichFaces
7 8 (4.42%) Struts
8 7 (3.87%) Spring
8 7 (3.87%) Spring Web Flow
9 6 (3.31%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.29%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.31%) Data Centre
3 3 (1.66%) Data Extraction
3 3 (1.66%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (1.66%) Private Cloud
3 3 (1.66%) Public Cloud
3 3 (1.66%) Replication
4 2 (1.10%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.55%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.55%) Copywriting
5 1 (0.55%) Fintech
5 1 (0.55%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (0.55%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.55%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.55%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.55%) NHS
5 1 (0.55%) Social Media
5 1 (0.55%) Statistics
5 1 (0.55%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 17 (9.39%) Unix
2 9 (4.97%) Linux
3 6 (3.31%) Windows
4 3 (1.66%) Windows Server
4 3 (1.66%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.55%) Amazon Linux
5 1 (0.55%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.55%) CentOS
5 1 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.55%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (24.31%) Business Intelligence
2 35 (19.34%) Stakeholder Management
3 33 (18.23%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (16.57%) PRINCE2
5 26 (14.36%) Continuous Improvement
6 24 (13.26%) Project Management
7 23 (12.71%) Change Control
8 20 (11.05%) Risk Management
8 20 (11.05%) Scrum
9 19 (10.50%) Information Assurance
10 18 (9.94%) Document Management
10 18 (9.94%) Requirements Management
11 17 (9.39%) Migration
12 16 (8.84%) Data Modelling
13 13 (7.18%) Business Analysis
13 13 (7.18%) Dimensional Modelling
13 13 (7.18%) Kimball Methodology
14 12 (6.63%) Programme Management
14 12 (6.63%) SDLC
15 11 (6.08%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 49 (27.07%) SQL
2 21 (11.60%) C
3 15 (8.29%) C#
3 15 (8.29%) Java
4 14 (7.73%) JavaScript
5 13 (7.18%) PL/SQL
6 10 (5.52%) VB.NET
7 6 (3.31%) Shell Script
7 6 (3.31%) T-SQL
8 4 (2.21%) Ruby
9 3 (1.66%) C++
9 3 (1.66%) VB
9 3 (1.66%) VB6
10 2 (1.10%) VBA
11 1 (0.55%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.55%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.55%) Python
11 1 (0.55%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 41 (22.65%) Security Cleared
2 37 (20.44%) DV Cleared
3 11 (6.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 9 (4.97%) Degree
5 4 (2.21%) ISEB
6 3 (1.66%) HNC
6 3 (1.66%) HND
6 3 (1.66%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.10%) APMG
7 2 (1.10%) BC Cleared
7 2 (1.10%) MBA
7 2 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.55%) APMP
8 1 (0.55%) CCNA
8 1 (0.55%) CCNP
8 1 (0.55%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.66%) Basel II
2 2 (1.10%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.10%) QA
2 2 (1.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (1.10%) SLA
3 1 (0.55%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (2.21%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.66%) Hyper-V
2 3 (1.66%) ISA Server
2 3 (1.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.55%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.55%) RACF
3 1 (0.55%) XenApp
3 1 (0.55%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.55%) SCCM
1 1 (0.55%) zSecure
Vendors
1 27 (14.92%) Oracle
2 20 (11.05%) Teradata
3 15 (8.29%) Microsoft
4 9 (4.97%) IBM
5 8 (4.42%) SAP
6 5 (2.76%) Informatica
7 4 (2.21%) Cisco
7 4 (2.21%) VMware
8 3 (1.66%) NetApp
9 2 (1.10%) CA
9 2 (1.10%) Capita
9 2 (1.10%) Casewise
9 2 (1.10%) CheckPoint
9 2 (1.10%) Citrix
9 2 (1.10%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.55%) Genesys
10 1 (0.55%) Hyperion
10 1 (0.55%) Nortel
10 1 (0.55%) Siemens
10 1 (0.55%) webMethods
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £150 - £205 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
SuperGroup plc
Rate: Up to £500 per day 6 Month Contract
Posted: 9 days ago
Gloucester
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 25 days ago
Gloucestershire
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Rate: £300 - £700 per day
Posted: 26 days ago
Gloucestershire
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Rate: £300 - £700 per day
Posted: 26 days ago