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 27 November 2014 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 20 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +1
Contract jobs citing Finance 10 16 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 8.26% 21.92% 21.88%
As % of the General category 52.63% 66.67% 60.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 10
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£294 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.66% +1.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £90 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £425 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £16.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.38 £17.33
% change year-on-year
+0.76% -5.51%
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
19 24 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 15.70% 32.88% 35.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 16 17
Average daily rate £330 £375 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £150 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £498 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £16.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £21.33 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+17.20% -14.68%

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 27 November 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 20 (60.61%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (48.48%) Security Cleared
3 14 (42.42%) Selenium
4 11 (33.33%) C#
4 11 (33.33%) SQL
4 11 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 10 (30.30%) Change Management
6 9 (27.27%) IBM
6 9 (27.27%) .NET
6 9 (27.27%) Java
6 9 (27.27%) BDD
6 9 (27.27%) TDD
6 9 (27.27%) Subversion
7 8 (24.24%) Scrum
7 8 (24.24%) .NET Framework
7 8 (24.24%) WebDriver
7 8 (24.24%) Configuration Management
8 7 (21.21%) Project Management
8 7 (21.21%) ISEB
8 7 (21.21%) Management Information System
8 7 (21.21%) Kanban
8 7 (21.21%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (21.21%) ISTQB
8 7 (21.21%) Automation Testing
9 6 (18.18%) Software Testing
9 6 (18.18%) JIRA
9 6 (18.18%) Load Testing
9 6 (18.18%) Test Scripting
9 6 (18.18%) Oracle
9 6 (18.18%) JUnit

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 5 (15.15%) SharePoint
1 5 (15.15%) FileNet
1 5 (15.15%) WebSphere
2 3 (9.09%) OpenROAD
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.06%) MS Office
3 1 (3.03%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) Relational Database
2 3 (9.09%) Ingres
2 3 (9.09%) RDBMS
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 14 (42.42%) Selenium
2 9 (27.27%) Subversion
3 8 (24.24%) WebDriver
4 7 (21.21%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (18.18%) JIRA
5 6 (18.18%) JUnit
6 5 (15.15%) Bugzilla
6 5 (15.15%) Jenkins
7 4 (12.12%) TortoiseSVN
7 4 (12.12%) TestNG
8 3 (9.09%) Visual Studio
9 2 (6.06%) JMeter
10 1 (3.03%) Ant
10 1 (3.03%) Maven
General
1 3 (9.09%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.03%) Retail
2 1 (3.03%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 11 (33.33%) Developer
2 10 (30.30%) Analyst
3 7 (21.21%) Tester
4 5 (15.15%) Java Developer
5 3 (9.09%) OpenROAD Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Oracle Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) .NET Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Change Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Service Transition Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Change Project Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Service Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Business Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Project Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Trainer
7 1 (3.03%) Test Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Web Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Configuration Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Lead Developer
7 1 (3.03%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (27.27%) .NET
2 8 (24.24%) .NET Framework
3 6 (18.18%) Web Services
3 6 (18.18%) XML
4 5 (15.15%) XSLT
4 5 (15.15%) Struts
4 5 (15.15%) Java SE
4 5 (15.15%) Spring
4 5 (15.15%) MyBatis
5 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET
5 3 (9.09%) REST
6 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 2 (6.06%) WCF
6 2 (6.06%) HTML
6 2 (6.06%) SOAP
7 1 (3.03%) XHTML
7 1 (3.03%) CSS
7 1 (3.03%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Management Information System
2 5 (15.15%) Open Source
3 4 (12.12%) iSeries
3 4 (12.12%) Client/Server
4 3 (9.09%) AS400
4 3 (9.09%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.18%) UNIX
2 3 (9.09%) Windows
2 3 (9.09%) AIX
2 3 (9.09%) Linux
2 3 (9.09%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.03%) pSOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (60.61%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (30.30%) Change Management
3 9 (27.27%) BDD
3 9 (27.27%) TDD
4 8 (24.24%) Scrum
4 8 (24.24%) Configuration Management
5 7 (21.21%) Project Management
5 7 (21.21%) Kanban
5 7 (21.21%) Automation Testing
6 6 (18.18%) Software Testing
6 6 (18.18%) Load Testing
6 6 (18.18%) Test Scripting
7 5 (15.15%) ITIL
7 5 (15.15%) Coaching
8 4 (12.12%) Automated Testing
8 4 (12.12%) Test Management
8 4 (12.12%) E-Commerce
8 4 (12.12%) SOA
9 3 (9.09%) PRINCE2
9 3 (9.09%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 11 (33.33%) C#
1 11 (33.33%) SQL
2 9 (27.27%) Java
3 2 (6.06%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 16 (48.48%) Security Cleared
2 11 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 7 (21.21%) ISEB
3 7 (21.21%) ISTQB
4 1 (3.03%) MCSD
4 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) P3O
Systems Management
1 5 (15.15%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) IBM
2 6 (18.18%) Oracle
3 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
4 3 (9.09%) Informatica
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