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 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 7 7 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs citing Finance 23 23 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 17.29% 23.47% 15.58%
As % of the General category 54.76% 71.88% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 18 10
Average daily rate
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£394 £368 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £299 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £450 £406
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
- +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.26 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+28.86% -5.71%
Finance
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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
42 32 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 31.58% 32.65% 23.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 21 13
Average daily rate £400 £368 £396
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.84% -7.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £342 £295 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £511 £450 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Average hourly rate £21.00 £25.00 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.00% +150.00%
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 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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 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 (43.59%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (30.77%) PRINCE2
3 11 (28.21%) Scrum
4 10 (25.64%) Security Cleared
5 8 (20.51%) SC Cleared
6 7 (17.95%) Project Management
6 7 (17.95%) ITIL
6 7 (17.95%) SQL Server
7 5 (12.82%) Project Planning
7 5 (12.82%) Degree
7 5 (12.82%) Relational Database
8 4 (10.26%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (10.26%) Business Analysis
8 4 (10.26%) Replication
8 4 (10.26%) Time Management
8 4 (10.26%) Computer Science
8 4 (10.26%) Remedy ITSM
8 4 (10.26%) SAP
8 4 (10.26%) HTML
8 4 (10.26%) SQL
8 4 (10.26%) .NET
8 4 (10.26%) MS Excel
8 4 (10.26%) Data Mining
8 4 (10.26%) SLA
8 4 (10.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (10.26%) BMC
8 4 (10.26%) Remedy
8 4 (10.26%) ITSM
8 4 (10.26%) Risk Management
8 4 (10.26%) Workflow

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (7.69%) IBM Notes
2 1 (2.56%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.56%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.56%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (10.26%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.69%) MS Project
3 1 (2.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (7.69%) SAP SD
2 3 (7.69%) SAP FI
2 3 (7.69%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (7.69%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.95%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.82%) Relational Database
3 4 (10.26%) Data Mining
4 3 (7.69%) Ingres
5 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Visual Studio
1 3 (7.69%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.13%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.56%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.56%) Hudson
3 1 (2.56%) MSBuild
3 1 (2.56%) SpecFlow
3 1 (2.56%) Artifactory
3 1 (2.56%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.56%) ERwin
3 1 (2.56%) Subversion
3 1 (2.56%) Selenium
3 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (7.69%) Legal
1 3 (7.69%) General Ledger
2 2 (5.13%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (28.21%) Project Manager
2 10 (25.64%) Analyst
3 8 (20.51%) Business Analyst
4 5 (12.82%) Financial Business Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Architect
6 3 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (7.69%) Financial Services Business Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Agile Project Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Financial Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (5.13%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
7 2 (5.13%) SAP Consultant
7 2 (5.13%) Support Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Support Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (5.13%) Consultant
7 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 2 (5.13%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.26%) HTML
1 4 (10.26%) .NET
2 3 (7.69%) Web Services
3 2 (5.13%) XML
3 2 (5.13%) .NET Framework
3 2 (5.13%) jQuery
3 2 (5.13%) REST
3 2 (5.13%) SOAP
4 1 (2.56%) Sass
4 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (2.56%) MyBatis
4 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (2.56%) HTML5
4 1 (2.56%) Entity Framework
4 1 (2.56%) Java SE
4 1 (2.56%) Velocity
4 1 (2.56%) WCF
4 1 (2.56%) Hibernate
4 1 (2.56%) Spring
4 1 (2.56%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Replication
1 4 (10.26%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.56%) GIS
3 1 (2.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.69%) AIX
1 3 (7.69%) Linux
2 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (2.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (43.59%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (30.77%) PRINCE2
3 11 (28.21%) Scrum
4 7 (17.95%) ITIL
4 7 (17.95%) Project Management
5 5 (12.82%) Project Planning
6 4 (10.26%) Business Analysis
6 4 (10.26%) Time Management
6 4 (10.26%) ITSM
6 4 (10.26%) Risk Management
6 4 (10.26%) Workflow
6 4 (10.26%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (7.69%) Protective Monitoring
7 3 (7.69%) Change Control
7 3 (7.69%) Coaching
7 3 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (7.69%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (7.69%) Unit Testing
7 3 (7.69%) Rapid Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.26%) SQL
2 3 (7.69%) C#
2 3 (7.69%) Java
3 2 (5.13%) C
3 2 (5.13%) VBA
4 1 (2.56%) Jython
4 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (25.64%) Security Cleared
2 8 (20.51%) SC Cleared
3 5 (12.82%) Degree
4 4 (10.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (7.69%) CIMA
5 3 (7.69%) CCAB
5 3 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (5.13%) MAPM
7 1 (2.56%) ISEB
7 1 (2.56%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) SLA
2 2 (5.13%) P3O
3 1 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 4 (10.26%) SAP
1 4 (10.26%) BMC
1 4 (10.26%) Remedy
2 3 (7.69%) PayPal
2 3 (7.69%) WorldPay
2 3 (7.69%) Oracle
2 3 (7.69%) Lotus
3 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.56%) CA