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 4 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 4 6 5
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Contract jobs citing Finance 30 28 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 23.44% 23.33% 17.33%
As % of the General category 71.43% 84.85% 65.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 19 11
Average daily rate
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£394 £350 £396
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £295 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £440 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £16.50 £16.70
% change year-on-year
+21.21% -1.16%
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 33 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 32.81% 27.50% 26.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 20 16
Average daily rate £400 £350 £396
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -11.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £295 £374
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £449 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £388 £388
% change year-on-year
+1.93% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Average hourly rate £16.75 £25.00 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.00% +150.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%

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 4 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 4 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 18 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 11 (26.19%) Security Cleared
4 10 (23.81%) Project Management
5 9 (21.43%) Scrum
6 8 (19.05%) SC Cleared
7 7 (16.67%) Project Planning
7 7 (16.67%) ITIL
8 6 (14.29%) SQL Server
8 6 (14.29%) SAP
8 6 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 5 (11.90%) Microsoft
9 5 (11.90%) Risk Management
9 5 (11.90%) AIX
9 5 (11.90%) Linux
9 5 (11.90%) Ingres
9 5 (11.90%) Degree
9 5 (11.90%) Change Control
9 5 (11.90%) Relational Database
10 4 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (9.52%) Computer Science
10 4 (9.52%) Remedy ITSM
10 4 (9.52%) Time Management
10 4 (9.52%) Data Mining
10 4 (9.52%) MS Excel
10 4 (9.52%) SLA
10 4 (9.52%) HTML
10 4 (9.52%) SQL
10 4 (9.52%) ITSM
10 4 (9.52%) Workflow

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 (7.14%) IBM Notes
2 1 (2.38%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.38%) SAS
2 1 (2.38%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.38%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.14%) MS Project
2 3 (7.14%) MS Office
3 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (7.14%) SAP SD
2 3 (7.14%) SAP FI
2 3 (7.14%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (7.14%) SAP CO
3 2 (4.76%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.14%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.90%) Ingres
2 5 (11.90%) Relational Database
3 4 (9.52%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.38%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.76%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.38%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.38%) ERwin
3 1 (2.38%) Subversion
3 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.38%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.38%) Hudson
3 1 (2.38%) MSBuild
3 1 (2.38%) Artifactory
General
1 3 (7.14%) Telecoms
1 3 (7.14%) Legal
1 3 (7.14%) General Ledger
2 2 (4.76%) Aerospace
2 2 (4.76%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 13 (30.95%) Project Manager
2 10 (23.81%) Analyst
3 8 (19.05%) Business Analyst
4 5 (11.90%) Financial Business Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) IT Project Manager
5 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (7.14%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Agile Project Manager
5 3 (7.14%) Architect
5 3 (7.14%) Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 3 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (4.76%) Support Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Support Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (4.76%) Consultant
6 2 (4.76%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
6 2 (4.76%) SAP Consultant
6 2 (4.76%) Financial Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.52%) HTML
2 3 (7.14%) .NET
2 3 (7.14%) Web Services
3 2 (4.76%) XML
3 2 (4.76%) SOAP
4 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.38%) CSS
4 1 (2.38%) Hibernate
4 1 (2.38%) Spring
4 1 (2.38%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.38%) Java SE
4 1 (2.38%) Velocity
4 1 (2.38%) jQuery
4 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (2.38%) HTML5
4 1 (2.38%) REST
4 1 (2.38%) Sass
4 1 (2.38%) MyBatis
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) Replication
1 4 (9.52%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.38%) GIS
3 1 (2.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.90%) AIX
1 5 (11.90%) Linux
2 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (2.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 10 (23.81%) Project Management
4 9 (21.43%) Scrum
5 7 (16.67%) ITIL
5 7 (16.67%) Project Planning
6 5 (11.90%) Change Control
6 5 (11.90%) Risk Management
7 4 (9.52%) Workflow
7 4 (9.52%) ITSM
7 4 (9.52%) Time Management
7 4 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (7.14%) Coaching
8 3 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (7.14%) Protective Monitoring
8 3 (7.14%) Rapid Prototyping
8 3 (7.14%) Financial Analysis
8 3 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (7.14%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.52%) SQL
2 3 (7.14%) Java
3 2 (4.76%) C
3 2 (4.76%) C#
3 2 (4.76%) VBA
4 1 (2.38%) Jython
4 1 (2.38%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (26.19%) Security Cleared
2 8 (19.05%) SC Cleared
3 6 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (11.90%) Degree
5 3 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (7.14%) CIMA
5 3 (7.14%) CCAB
6 2 (4.76%) MAPM
7 1 (2.38%) ISEB
7 1 (2.38%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.52%) SLA
2 2 (4.76%) P3O
Vendors
1 6 (14.29%) SAP
2 5 (11.90%) Microsoft
3 4 (9.52%) BMC
3 4 (9.52%) Remedy
4 3 (7.14%) PayPal
4 3 (7.14%) WorldPay
4 3 (7.14%) Oracle
4 3 (7.14%) Lotus
5 1 (2.38%) CA