The first 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 18 April 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 Newport 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 15 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +1
Contract jobs citing Finance 10 13 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 8.26% 20.97% 24.36%
As % of the General category 55.56% 50.00% 54.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 10
Average daily rate £300 £418 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.14% +49.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £397 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £443 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £19.39 £22.77
% change year-on-year
+3.14% -14.84%
General Category
Newport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
18 26 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 14.88% 41.94% 44.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 15 18
Average daily rate £300 £410 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.82% +36.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £223 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £450 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
Finance
South Wales

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Newport

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Newport region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram 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 18 April 2014, 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 (62.96%) PRINCE2
2 14 (51.85%) Project Management
3 8 (29.63%) MS Project
3 8 (29.63%) Security Cleared
4 7 (25.93%) MS Excel
5 6 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 5 (18.52%) SC Cleared
6 5 (18.52%) Windows
6 5 (18.52%) DSDM
6 5 (18.52%) Telecoms
6 5 (18.52%) Scrum
7 4 (14.81%) Change Management
7 4 (14.81%) ISEB
7 4 (14.81%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (11.11%) Matrix Management
8 3 (11.11%) Windows 7
8 3 (11.11%) MS Visio
8 3 (11.11%) MS Office
8 3 (11.11%) Programme Management
8 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (7.41%) VMware
9 2 (7.41%) SQL
9 2 (7.41%) Oracle
9 2 (7.41%) Time Management
9 2 (7.41%) pSOS
9 2 (7.41%) Business Analysis
9 2 (7.41%) Change Control
9 2 (7.41%) P3O
10 1 (3.70%) Business Process Mapping
10 1 (3.70%) Requirements Management

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.70%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (29.63%) MS Project
2 7 (25.93%) MS Excel
3 3 (11.11%) MS Visio
3 3 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) Big Data
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
General
1 5 (18.52%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Project Manager
2 5 (18.52%) Analyst
2 5 (18.52%) Change Manager
3 4 (14.81%) Business Change Manager
3 4 (14.81%) Business Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Business Manager
4 3 (11.11%) Project Officer
4 3 (11.11%) Business Change Project Manager
4 3 (11.11%) Project Support Officer
4 3 (11.11%) Business Project Manager
4 3 (11.11%) Change Project Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Programme Planner
6 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Platform Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Server Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Wintel Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Junior
6 1 (3.70%) Junior Project Manager
6 1 (3.70%) IT Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Windows
2 3 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 2 (7.41%) pSOS
4 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (62.96%) PRINCE2
2 14 (51.85%) Project Management
3 5 (18.52%) DSDM
3 5 (18.52%) Scrum
4 4 (14.81%) Change Management
4 4 (14.81%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (11.11%) Matrix Management
5 3 (11.11%) Programme Management
5 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (7.41%) Time Management
6 2 (7.41%) Business Analysis
6 2 (7.41%) Change Control
7 1 (3.70%) Business Process Mapping
7 1 (3.70%) Requirements Management
7 1 (3.70%) Project Planning
7 1 (3.70%) Resource Management
7 1 (3.70%) Integration Testing
7 1 (3.70%) Product Management
7 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.70%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (29.63%) Security Cleared
2 6 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 5 (18.52%) SC Cleared
4 4 (14.81%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) P3O
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) SCCM
1 1 (3.70%) SCOM
1 1 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (7.41%) VMware
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle
2 1 (3.70%) SAP
2 1 (3.70%) Citrix
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