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 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 5 8 14
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +6
Contract jobs citing Finance 94 61 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 19.22% 13.29% 7.66%
As % of the General category 67.63% 44.20% 28.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 37 11
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£413 £375 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £308 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £456 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
- +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.26 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+28.86% -5.71%
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
139 138 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 28.43% 30.07% 27.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 62 26
Average daily rate £420 £400 £394
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +1.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £214 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £473 £527
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 13 9
Average hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £12.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +213.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.83 £22.50 £22.47
% change year-on-year
+14.80% +0.15%

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 28 August 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Finance Hourly Rate Histogram 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 28 August 2015. 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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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 +12 31 £423 +20.71% 12
Cheltenham 0 20 £333 -6.33% 9
Cirencester +10 3 - -
Finance
South West

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 59 (39.33%) SQL
2 55 (36.67%) Business Intelligence
3 28 (18.67%) DV Cleared
3 28 (18.67%) Security Cleared
4 27 (18.00%) Project Management
5 26 (17.33%) BusinessObjects
5 26 (17.33%) Data Warehouse
5 26 (17.33%) SAP
5 26 (17.33%) Programme Management
6 25 (16.67%) Marketing
6 25 (16.67%) E-Commerce
7 24 (16.00%) SQL Server
7 24 (16.00%) .NET
7 24 (16.00%) DTV
7 24 (16.00%) Electronics
7 24 (16.00%) Telecoms
7 24 (16.00%) Manufacturing
7 24 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 24 (16.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 24 (16.00%) Digital Marketing
7 24 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
8 23 (15.33%) C#
9 22 (14.67%) Java
10 21 (14.00%) ASP.NET
11 20 (13.33%) Oracle
12 19 (12.67%) Web Services
13 18 (12.00%) HTML
14 17 (11.33%) XML
15 16 (10.67%) PRINCE2
15 16 (10.67%) Banking

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 (8.67%) SAS
2 8 (5.33%) IIS
3 6 (4.00%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.67%) Commerce Server
4 4 (2.67%) WebSphere
4 4 (2.67%) Mule
5 3 (2.00%) Mule ESB
6 1 (0.67%) Eucalyptus
6 1 (0.67%) OpenStack
Applications
1 9 (6.00%) MS Project
2 8 (5.33%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.33%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.67%) MS Office
4 1 (0.67%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.67%) SPSS
4 1 (0.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 24 (16.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (3.33%) Documaker
3 1 (0.67%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (1.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.67%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.67%) ATM
1 1 (0.67%) LAN
1 1 (0.67%) WAN
1 1 (0.67%) Ethernet
1 1 (0.67%) HTTP
1 1 (0.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (17.33%) Data Warehouse
1 26 (17.33%) BusinessObjects
2 24 (16.00%) SQL Server
3 13 (8.67%) BusinessObjects XI
4 12 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 10 (6.67%) SQL Server 2000
6 9 (6.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 9 (6.00%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.00%) MySQL
7 3 (2.00%) MS Access
8 2 (1.33%) Data Mining
8 2 (1.33%) Data Mart
8 2 (1.33%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.67%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.67%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.67%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 15 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (4.00%) Maven
3 5 (3.33%) Visual Studio
3 5 (3.33%) Jenkins
4 4 (2.67%) ERwin
4 4 (2.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (2.67%) TeamCity
4 4 (2.67%) JUnit
5 3 (2.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 3 (2.00%) Toad
5 3 (2.00%) FinalBuilder
6 2 (1.33%) Selenium
6 2 (1.33%) Rational DOORS
6 2 (1.33%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.67%) JBehave
7 1 (0.67%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.67%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.67%) JMeter
7 1 (0.67%) LoadRunner
General
1 25 (16.67%) Marketing
2 24 (16.00%) Electronics
2 24 (16.00%) Telecoms
2 24 (16.00%) Manufacturing
3 16 (10.67%) Banking
4 14 (9.33%) Retail
5 8 (5.33%) Games
6 5 (3.33%) Financial Institution
7 4 (2.67%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.67%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.67%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.67%) Back Office
8 1 (0.67%) Legal
8 1 (0.67%) Military
8 1 (0.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 56 (37.33%) Developer
2 28 (18.67%) Analyst
3 18 (12.00%) Project Manager
4 13 (8.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 11 (7.33%) Project Officer
5 11 (7.33%) Business Analyst
5 11 (7.33%) Java Developer
6 10 (6.67%) C# Developer
7 7 (4.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 7 (4.67%) Consultant
8 6 (4.00%) .NET Developer
9 5 (3.33%) Data Analyst
9 5 (3.33%) Project Support Officer
9 5 (3.33%) C# .NET Developer
10 4 (2.67%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
10 4 (2.67%) DevOps Engineer
10 4 (2.67%) Senior Manager
10 4 (2.67%) Senior Developer
11 3 (2.00%) Technical Consultant
11 3 (2.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (16.00%) .NET
2 21 (14.00%) ASP.NET
3 19 (12.67%) Web Services
4 18 (12.00%) HTML
5 17 (11.33%) XML
6 11 (7.33%) .NET Framework
7 10 (6.67%) Middleware
8 9 (6.00%) XSL
8 9 (6.00%) WSDL
8 9 (6.00%) XML Schema
9 8 (5.33%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (4.67%) Spring MVC
10 7 (4.67%) Hibernate
10 7 (4.67%) Spring
10 7 (4.67%) COM+
10 7 (4.67%) ADO.NET
10 7 (4.67%) JPA
11 6 (4.00%) SOAP
12 5 (3.33%) REST
13 4 (2.67%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 24 (16.00%) DTV
2 6 (4.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.33%) Mathematics
4 4 (2.67%) Statistics
5 3 (2.00%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (2.00%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.33%) User Experience
6 2 (1.33%) AS400
7 1 (0.67%) Replication
7 1 (0.67%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (0.67%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.67%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (9.33%) UNIX
2 10 (6.67%) Linux
3 4 (2.67%) Windows
3 4 (2.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (2.67%) Amazon Linux
4 3 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.67%) Debian
5 1 (0.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (36.67%) Business Intelligence
2 27 (18.00%) Project Management
3 26 (17.33%) Programme Management
4 25 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 24 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 24 (16.00%) Digital Marketing
6 16 (10.67%) PRINCE2
7 15 (10.00%) MVC
8 13 (8.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 13 (8.67%) Kimball Methodology
9 12 (8.00%) Risk Management
10 11 (7.33%) Scrum
10 11 (7.33%) Dimensional Modelling
10 11 (7.33%) Change Control
11 10 (6.67%) Information Assurance
12 9 (6.00%) SDLC
13 8 (5.33%) Requirements Management
13 8 (5.33%) Document Management
13 8 (5.33%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 59 (39.33%) SQL
2 23 (15.33%) C#
3 22 (14.67%) Java
4 14 (9.33%) C
5 13 (8.67%) PL/SQL
5 13 (8.67%) T-SQL
6 12 (8.00%) C++
7 11 (7.33%) VB.NET
8 10 (6.67%) Shell Script
9 9 (6.00%) VB6
9 9 (6.00%) VB
10 7 (4.67%) JavaScript
11 5 (3.33%) Ruby
11 5 (3.33%) VBA
12 4 (2.67%) Python
12 4 (2.67%) Bash Shell
13 3 (2.00%) VC++
Qualifications
1 28 (18.67%) DV Cleared
1 28 (18.67%) Security Cleared
2 11 (7.33%) Degree
2 11 (7.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (2.67%) HNC
3 4 (2.67%) HND
3 4 (2.67%) ISEB
4 2 (1.33%) PMP
4 2 (1.33%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.67%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.67%) QA
2 3 (2.00%) ISO 9001
2 3 (2.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (2.00%) Basel II
3 1 (0.67%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (2.67%) RACF
2 1 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (2.67%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (2.67%) zSecure
Vendors
1 26 (17.33%) SAP
2 20 (13.33%) Oracle
3 16 (10.67%) Teradata
4 10 (6.67%) Microsoft
5 5 (3.33%) Red Hat
5 5 (3.33%) IBM
6 4 (2.67%) ATG
6 4 (2.67%) hybris
7 2 (1.33%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.67%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.67%) Informatica
8 1 (0.67%) NetApp
8 1 (0.67%) Cisco
8 1 (0.67%) VMware
8 1 (0.67%) Google
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