The first 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Gloucestershire region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 7 9 7
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Contract jobs citing Finance 60 23 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 13.10% 9.50% 18.26%
As % of the General category 40.27% 52.27% 55.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 14 58
Average daily rate
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£363 £390 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.05% +2.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £310 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £440 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- -17.50%
General Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
149 44 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 32.53% 18.18% 32.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 22 93
Average daily rate £375 £380 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £251 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £439 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
- +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 1 23
Average hourly rate £40.00 £12.75 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+213.72% -66.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £12.75 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £12.75 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £22.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-2.22% -15.09%
Finance
South West

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 30 July 2014.

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 30 July 2014. 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
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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
Cheltenham +6 22 £353 +13.16% 9
Gloucester -12 11 £380 -5.00% 8
Tewkesbury - - - -
Cirencester - - - -
Finance
South West

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 29 (26.13%) Business Intelligence
2 24 (21.62%) SQL
3 23 (20.72%) Security Cleared
4 20 (18.02%) Oracle
5 19 (17.12%) Marketing
6 18 (16.22%) Telecoms
7 17 (15.32%) SQL Server
8 16 (14.41%) Data Warehouse
8 16 (14.41%) Digital Marketing
9 14 (12.61%) SAP
10 13 (11.71%) Web Services
10 13 (11.71%) .NET
10 13 (11.71%) SAS
10 13 (11.71%) Manufacturing
10 13 (11.71%) Project Management
11 12 (10.81%) DTV
11 12 (10.81%) Electronics
11 12 (10.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 12 (10.81%) Programme Management
12 11 (9.91%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (9.91%) UNIX
12 11 (9.91%) Java
12 11 (9.91%) Business Objects
13 10 (9.01%) JavaScript
13 10 (9.01%) jQuery
13 10 (9.01%) DV Cleared
13 10 (9.01%) SC Cleared
14 9 (8.11%) Oracle BI EE
14 9 (8.11%) Retail
14 9 (8.11%) PRINCE2

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 13 (11.71%) SAS
2 7 (6.31%) SharePoint
3 5 (4.50%) CMS
4 4 (3.60%) Tomcat
5 3 (2.70%) Mule
6 2 (1.80%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.80%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.90%) Apache
7 1 (0.90%) Node.js
7 1 (0.90%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (7.21%) MS Excel
1 8 (7.21%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (5.41%) MS Project
3 5 (4.50%) MS Office
4 2 (1.80%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (10.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (4.50%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (3.60%) Oracle General Ledger
3 4 (3.60%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (3.60%) Oracle Payables
3 4 (3.60%) Oracle Receivables
3 4 (3.60%) WebTrends
3 4 (3.60%) Google Analytics
4 2 (1.80%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.90%) Oracle ASCP
5 1 (0.90%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.90%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.60%) Internet
1 4 (3.60%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.80%) Firewall
2 2 (1.80%) SAN
2 2 (1.80%) DNS
2 2 (1.80%) VPN
3 1 (0.90%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (15.32%) SQL Server
2 16 (14.41%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (8.11%) Oracle BI EE
4 8 (7.21%) Relational Database
5 5 (4.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (4.50%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (4.50%) Oracle Database
6 4 (3.60%) RDBMS
6 4 (3.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (2.70%) Essbase
7 3 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (2.70%) OLAP
7 3 (2.70%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (2.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (1.80%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.80%) MySQL
8 2 (1.80%) Oracle OLAP
9 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.90%) DB2
9 1 (0.90%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (4.50%) Maven
2 4 (3.60%) JUnit
3 3 (2.70%) Selenium
3 3 (2.70%) Visual Studio
3 3 (2.70%) WebDriver
3 3 (2.70%) Cucumber
4 2 (1.80%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.80%) JIRA
5 1 (0.90%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.90%) Toad
5 1 (0.90%) Apache Continuum
5 1 (0.90%) SoapUI
General
1 19 (17.12%) Marketing
2 18 (16.22%) Telecoms
3 13 (11.71%) Manufacturing
4 12 (10.81%) Electronics
5 9 (8.11%) Retail
6 7 (6.31%) Banking
7 3 (2.70%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.90%) Legal
Job Titles
1 33 (29.73%) Developer
2 22 (19.82%) Analyst
3 12 (10.81%) Consultant
4 8 (7.21%) Business Developer
4 8 (7.21%) Java Developer
5 7 (6.31%) Project Manager
6 6 (5.41%) Business Analyst
6 6 (5.41%) .NET Developer
7 5 (4.50%) Service Manager
7 5 (4.50%) Oracle Consultant
7 5 (4.50%) Tester
8 4 (3.60%) PPC Executive
8 4 (3.60%) PPC Manager
8 4 (3.60%) PPC Analyst
8 4 (3.60%) PPC Specialist
8 4 (3.60%) PMO Analyst
8 4 (3.60%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 4 (3.60%) Incident Manager
8 4 (3.60%) Oracle Functional Consultant
8 4 (3.60%) SAS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (11.71%) Web Services
1 13 (11.71%) .NET
2 10 (9.01%) jQuery
3 8 (7.21%) SOAP
3 8 (7.21%) RESTful
4 7 (6.31%) Spring
4 7 (6.31%) HTML
4 7 (6.31%) J2EE
4 7 (6.31%) Hibernate
5 5 (4.50%) ASP.NET
6 4 (3.60%) WinForms
7 3 (2.70%) Java EE
7 3 (2.70%) Ajax
7 3 (2.70%) CSS
8 2 (1.80%) Swing
8 2 (1.80%) XML
9 1 (0.90%) JSON
9 1 (0.90%) Windows SharePoint Services
9 1 (0.90%) XSD
9 1 (0.90%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.81%) DTV
2 5 (4.50%) Digital Media
3 4 (3.60%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.60%) Economics
4 2 (1.80%) iPad
4 2 (1.80%) Replication
4 2 (1.80%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.90%) Statistics
5 1 (0.90%) IPTV
5 1 (0.90%) NHS
5 1 (0.90%) Data Conversion
5 1 (0.90%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 11 (9.91%) UNIX
2 7 (6.31%) Windows
3 6 (5.41%) Linux
4 5 (4.50%) Solaris
5 4 (3.60%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.80%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.90%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.90%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (26.13%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (14.41%) Digital Marketing
3 13 (11.71%) Project Management
4 12 (10.81%) Programme Management
5 11 (9.91%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (8.11%) PRINCE2
6 9 (8.11%) Scrum
7 8 (7.21%) Service Delivery
7 8 (7.21%) Data Analysis
8 7 (6.31%) Kanban
8 7 (6.31%) TDD
8 7 (6.31%) ETL
9 5 (4.50%) Migration
9 5 (4.50%) Dimensional Modelling
9 5 (4.50%) Analytics
10 4 (3.60%) Data Transformation
10 4 (3.60%) BDD
10 4 (3.60%) Data Validation
10 4 (3.60%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (3.60%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 24 (21.62%) SQL
2 11 (9.91%) Java
3 10 (9.01%) JavaScript
4 8 (7.21%) PL/SQL
5 6 (5.41%) VB.NET
5 6 (5.41%) C#
6 4 (3.60%) C
7 3 (2.70%) VBScript
8 2 (1.80%) PHP
8 2 (1.80%) VBA
9 1 (0.90%) XPath
9 1 (0.90%) Ruby
9 1 (0.90%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.90%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 23 (20.72%) Security Cleared
2 10 (9.01%) DV Cleared
2 10 (9.01%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.70%) ISTQB
3 3 (2.70%) ISEB
3 3 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (1.80%) BC Cleared
4 2 (1.80%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.80%) Degree
5 1 (0.90%) MCDBA
5 1 (0.90%) HNC
5 1 (0.90%) HND
5 1 (0.90%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.31%) SLA
2 2 (1.80%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.80%) vSphere
1 2 (1.80%) XenApp
1 2 (1.80%) XenDesktop
1 2 (1.80%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.90%) SCCM
1 1 (0.90%) WSUS
1 1 (0.90%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (0.90%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (18.02%) Oracle
2 14 (12.61%) SAP
3 11 (9.91%) Business Objects
4 7 (6.31%) Microsoft
4 7 (6.31%) Informatica
5 6 (5.41%) JBoss
6 4 (3.60%) HP
6 4 (3.60%) Google
7 3 (2.70%) VMware
7 3 (2.70%) Telerik
8 2 (1.80%) Apple
8 2 (1.80%) Citrix
8 2 (1.80%) AppSense
9 1 (0.90%) Capita
9 1 (0.90%) Sybase
9 1 (0.90%) Cognos
9 1 (0.90%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.90%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.90%) Avaya
Cheltenham
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £250 - £320 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
Gloucester
Real Staffing
Rate: £200 - £250 per day + competitive
Posted: 11 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Rate: £350 - £380 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Orgtel
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £0.00 - £380.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Rate: flexible
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
Orgtel
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Gloucester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Gloucestershire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 19 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Gloucester
Orgtel
Rate: £250 - £295 per day + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago