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 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 25 16 1
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -15
Contract jobs citing Finance 16 13 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 8.89% 9.03% 31.03%
As % of the General category 59.26% 76.47% 69.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 16
Average daily rate
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£393 £288 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.52% -29.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £139 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £396 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
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
27 17 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 15.00% 11.81% 44.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 5 23
Average daily rate £418 £288 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.21% -29.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £178 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £384 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £21.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.25 £25.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.00% -3.84%

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 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 28 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 19 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (47.06%) PRINCE2
3 11 (32.35%) Project Management
3 11 (32.35%) Scrum
4 8 (23.53%) Risk Management
5 6 (17.65%) Project Planning
5 6 (17.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 6 (17.65%) Security Cleared
6 5 (14.71%) MAPM
6 5 (14.71%) P3O
6 5 (14.71%) SC Cleared
6 5 (14.71%) DSDM
6 5 (14.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
7 4 (11.76%) Coaching
7 4 (11.76%) Change Control
8 3 (8.82%) Configuration Management
8 3 (8.82%) Ingres
8 3 (8.82%) AIX
8 3 (8.82%) Linux
8 3 (8.82%) Web Services
8 3 (8.82%) Java
8 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
8 3 (8.82%) MS Project
8 3 (8.82%) MS Office
8 3 (8.82%) Migration
8 3 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (5.88%) Supply Chain Management
9 2 (5.88%) Front Office
9 2 (5.88%) Telecoms

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 (2.94%) WebSphere
1 1 (2.94%) SAS
1 1 (2.94%) JBoss
1 1 (2.94%) IBM Notes
1 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MS Project
1 3 (8.82%) MS Office
2 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) Ingres
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.94%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Visual Studio
1 2 (5.88%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.94%) Cucumber
2 1 (2.94%) ERwin
2 1 (2.94%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.94%) Subversion
General
1 2 (5.88%) Front Office
1 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.94%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (47.06%) Project Manager
2 7 (20.59%) Analyst
2 7 (20.59%) Business Analyst
3 3 (8.82%) Developer
4 2 (5.88%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (5.88%) Architect
4 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (2.94%) Senior Service Manager
5 1 (2.94%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 1 (2.94%) Deployment Specialist
5 1 (2.94%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (2.94%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (2.94%) Agile Coach
5 1 (2.94%) Agile Project Manager
5 1 (2.94%) Agile .NET Developer
5 1 (2.94%) Agile C# Developer
5 1 (2.94%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (2.94%) Configuration and Release Manager
5 1 (2.94%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.82%) Web Services
2 2 (5.88%) HTML
2 2 (5.88%) XML
2 2 (5.88%) .NET
2 2 (5.88%) SOAP
3 1 (2.94%) jQuery
3 1 (2.94%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.94%) Java SE
3 1 (2.94%) Velocity
3 1 (2.94%) Sass
3 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (2.94%) HTML5
3 1 (2.94%) REST
3 1 (2.94%) MyBatis
3 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.94%) CSS
3 1 (2.94%) Hibernate
3 1 (2.94%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.82%) AIX
1 3 (8.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (47.06%) PRINCE2
3 11 (32.35%) Project Management
3 11 (32.35%) Scrum
4 8 (23.53%) Risk Management
5 6 (17.65%) Project Planning
6 5 (14.71%) DSDM
7 4 (11.76%) Coaching
7 4 (11.76%) Change Control
8 3 (8.82%) Configuration Management
8 3 (8.82%) Migration
8 3 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (5.88%) Supply Chain Management
9 2 (5.88%) ITIL
9 2 (5.88%) CRM
9 2 (5.88%) Continuous Delivery
9 2 (5.88%) Software Delivery
9 2 (5.88%) Unit Testing
9 2 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (5.88%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.82%) Java
2 2 (5.88%) C#
3 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 6 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 5 (14.71%) MAPM
2 5 (14.71%) SC Cleared
2 5 (14.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (5.88%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.71%) P3O
Vendors
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.88%) SAP
3 1 (2.94%) ServiceNow
3 1 (2.94%) PayPal
3 1 (2.94%) WorldPay
3 1 (2.94%) CA
3 1 (2.94%) Lotus
3 1 (2.94%) Cognos
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle