The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Newport region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 21 8 2
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -6
Contract jobs citing Finance 21 23 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 12.88% 17.16% 26.15%
As % of the General category 63.64% 85.19% 77.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 13 15
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£410 £400 £396
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £279 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £448 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £396 £385
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +6.06%
Finance
South Wales

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

General Category
Newport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
33 27 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 20.25% 20.15% 33.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 15 18
Average daily rate £410 £338 £396
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.48% -14.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £255 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £460 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £380
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £12.50 £25.00 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +150.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year
-2.17% -6.12%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Newport

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Newport

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Newport

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

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Newport

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newport 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 17 (51.52%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (36.36%) PRINCE2
3 10 (30.30%) Project Management
4 8 (24.24%) Scrum
5 7 (21.21%) Project Planning
6 6 (18.18%) Security Cleared
6 6 (18.18%) Change Control
6 6 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 6 (18.18%) Risk Management
6 6 (18.18%) SAP
7 5 (15.15%) AIX
7 5 (15.15%) Linux
7 5 (15.15%) Ingres
7 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
7 5 (15.15%) SC Cleared
8 4 (12.12%) ITIL
8 4 (12.12%) HTML
9 3 (9.09%) Java
9 3 (9.09%) Oracle
9 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
9 3 (9.09%) Web Services
9 3 (9.09%) MS Office
9 3 (9.09%) IBM Notes
9 3 (9.09%) SAP FI
9 3 (9.09%) Lotus
9 3 (9.09%) SAP SD
9 3 (9.09%) Telecoms
9 3 (9.09%) Legal
9 3 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newport 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 3 (9.09%) IBM Notes
2 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.03%) SAS
2 1 (3.03%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.03%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) MS Office
2 2 (6.06%) MS Project
3 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (9.09%) SAP FI
1 3 (9.09%) SAP FI/CO
1 3 (9.09%) SAP CO
1 3 (9.09%) SAP SD
2 2 (6.06%) SAP R/3
3 1 (3.03%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) Ingres
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.03%) Data Mining
4 1 (3.03%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Visual Studio
1 2 (6.06%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.03%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.03%) ERwin
2 1 (3.03%) Subversion
2 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.03%) Cucumber
General
1 3 (9.09%) Telecoms
1 3 (9.09%) Legal
1 3 (9.09%) General Ledger
2 2 (6.06%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 12 (36.36%) Project Manager
2 6 (18.18%) Analyst
3 5 (15.15%) Business Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Developer
4 3 (9.09%) IT Project Manager
4 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 3 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (9.09%) Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Financial Business Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Agile Project Manager
5 2 (6.06%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) SAP Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Consultant
6 1 (3.03%) Data Modeller
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Configuration Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.12%) HTML
2 3 (9.09%) Web Services
3 2 (6.06%) XML
3 2 (6.06%) .NET
3 2 (6.06%) SOAP
4 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.03%) CSS
4 1 (3.03%) Hibernate
4 1 (3.03%) Spring
4 1 (3.03%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.03%) Java SE
4 1 (3.03%) Velocity
4 1 (3.03%) jQuery
4 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (3.03%) HTML5
4 1 (3.03%) REST
4 1 (3.03%) Sass
4 1 (3.03%) MyBatis
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.03%) GIS
1 1 (3.03%) Replication
1 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
1 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.15%) AIX
1 5 (15.15%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (51.52%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (36.36%) PRINCE2
3 10 (30.30%) Project Management
4 8 (24.24%) Scrum
5 7 (21.21%) Project Planning
6 6 (18.18%) Change Control
6 6 (18.18%) Risk Management
7 4 (12.12%) ITIL
8 3 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (9.09%) Rapid Prototyping
8 3 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (9.09%) Protective Monitoring
8 3 (9.09%) Coaching
9 2 (6.06%) Continuous Delivery
9 2 (6.06%) Software Delivery
9 2 (6.06%) Supply Chain Management
9 2 (6.06%) Business Analysis
9 2 (6.06%) Release Management
9 2 (6.06%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.09%) Java
2 2 (6.06%) C#
3 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 6 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 5 (15.15%) SC Cleared
3 3 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (6.06%) MAPM
4 2 (6.06%) Degree
5 1 (3.03%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) P3O
2 1 (3.03%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) SAP
2 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
3 3 (9.09%) Lotus
3 3 (9.09%) PayPal
3 3 (9.09%) WorldPay
3 3 (9.09%) Oracle
4 1 (3.03%) Remedy
4 1 (3.03%) ServiceNow
4 1 (3.03%) BMC
4 1 (3.03%) CA