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 May 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 27 21 2
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -19
Contract jobs citing Finance 12 7 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 8.28% 5.69% 20.97%
As % of the General category 57.14% 53.85% 54.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 10
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£365 £288 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.95% -32.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £278 £399
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £298 £503
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £20.00 £19.39
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.14%
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
21 13 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 14.48% 10.57% 38.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 15
Average daily rate £425 £288 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.82% -29.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £275 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £321 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £25.04 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-0.15% -5.50%

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 May 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 May 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 15 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (42.86%) PRINCE2
3 10 (35.71%) Project Management
3 10 (35.71%) Scrum
4 7 (25.00%) Risk Management
5 6 (21.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 6 (21.43%) Security Cleared
6 5 (17.86%) SC Cleared
6 5 (17.86%) MAPM
6 5 (17.86%) P3O
6 5 (17.86%) Coaching
6 5 (17.86%) DSDM
7 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 4 (14.29%) SQL
7 4 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (14.29%) Project Planning
8 3 (10.71%) Change Control
8 3 (10.71%) Configuration Management
8 3 (10.71%) Telecoms
8 3 (10.71%) Java
8 3 (10.71%) Web Services
8 3 (10.71%) Ingres
8 3 (10.71%) AIX
8 3 (10.71%) Linux
9 2 (7.14%) Oracle 11i
9 2 (7.14%) CRM
9 2 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (7.14%) XML
9 2 (7.14%) ITIL
9 2 (7.14%) PL/SQL

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 1 (3.57%) WebSphere
1 1 (3.57%) OpenROAD
1 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
1 1 (3.57%) SAS
1 1 (3.57%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Office
2 1 (3.57%) MS Project
2 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (7.14%) SAP R/3
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle Receivables
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) Ingres
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.57%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.57%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio
1 2 (7.14%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.57%) Cucumber
2 1 (3.57%) Subversion
2 1 (3.57%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (10.71%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.14%) Front Office
3 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (46.43%) Project Manager
2 6 (21.43%) Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Developer
4 2 (7.14%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Oracle Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Agile .NET Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Agile C# Developer
5 1 (3.57%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Insurance Business Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse Architect
5 1 (3.57%) Senior Service Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Deployment Specialist
5 1 (3.57%) Configuration and Release Manager
5 1 (3.57%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (3.57%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Architect
5 1 (3.57%) Data Architect
5 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) Web Services
2 2 (7.14%) XML
2 2 (7.14%) SOAP
2 2 (7.14%) .NET
3 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (3.57%) HTML5
3 1 (3.57%) REST
3 1 (3.57%) jQuery
3 1 (3.57%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.57%) Java SE
3 1 (3.57%) MyBatis
3 1 (3.57%) Sass
3 1 (3.57%) Hibernate
3 1 (3.57%) Spring
3 1 (3.57%) HTML
3 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.57%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) Statistics
1 1 (3.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) AIX
1 3 (10.71%) Linux
2 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.57%) UNIX
2 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (42.86%) PRINCE2
3 10 (35.71%) Project Management
3 10 (35.71%) Scrum
4 7 (25.00%) Risk Management
5 5 (17.86%) Coaching
5 5 (17.86%) DSDM
6 4 (14.29%) Project Planning
7 3 (10.71%) Change Control
7 3 (10.71%) Configuration Management
8 2 (7.14%) CRM
8 2 (7.14%) ITIL
8 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (7.14%) Release Management
8 2 (7.14%) Unit Testing
8 2 (7.14%) Supply Chain Management
8 2 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (7.14%) Time Management
9 1 (3.57%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.29%) SQL
2 3 (10.71%) Java
3 2 (7.14%) PL/SQL
3 2 (7.14%) C#
4 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 6 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 5 (17.86%) SC Cleared
2 5 (17.86%) MAPM
3 4 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (3.57%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.86%) P3O
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.14%) SAP
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle
3 1 (3.57%) ServiceNow
3 1 (3.57%) Cognos