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 29 December 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
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 6 2 13
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +11
Contract jobs citing Finance 20 19 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 18.87% 24.36% 12.90%
As % of the General category 64.52% 61.29% 61.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 10 5
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£325 £313 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -28.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £90 £369
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £383 £449
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £16.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -14.28%
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
31 31 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 29.25% 39.74% 20.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 17 10
Average daily rate £375 £325 £448
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -27.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £158 £371
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £490 £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 £23.75 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%

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 29 December 2014.

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 29 December 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 19 (61.29%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (38.71%) Security Cleared
3 10 (32.26%) Scrum
3 10 (32.26%) C#
4 9 (29.03%) PRINCE2
4 9 (29.03%) Project Management
5 8 (25.81%) .NET
5 8 (25.81%) Selenium
5 8 (25.81%) SC Cleared
6 7 (22.58%) WebDriver
6 7 (22.58%) .NET Framework
6 7 (22.58%) SQL
6 7 (22.58%) ISEB
7 6 (19.35%) ISTQB
7 6 (19.35%) Automation Testing
7 6 (19.35%) Kanban
7 6 (19.35%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (16.13%) Test Scripting
8 5 (16.13%) JIRA
8 5 (16.13%) Load Testing
8 5 (16.13%) Software Testing
8 5 (16.13%) Oracle
8 5 (16.13%) UNIX
8 5 (16.13%) Jenkins
8 5 (16.13%) Coaching
9 4 (12.90%) DSDM
9 4 (12.90%) E-Commerce
9 4 (12.90%) Client/Server
9 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
9 4 (12.90%) Change Management

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 4 (12.90%) SharePoint
2 3 (9.68%) OpenROAD
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.45%) MS Project
2 2 (6.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.68%) Ingres
2 3 (9.68%) RDBMS
2 3 (9.68%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (25.81%) Selenium
2 7 (22.58%) WebDriver
3 6 (19.35%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (16.13%) Jenkins
4 5 (16.13%) JIRA
5 4 (12.90%) Bugzilla
6 3 (9.68%) Subversion
6 3 (9.68%) TestNG
6 3 (9.68%) Visual Studio
6 3 (9.68%) TortoiseSVN
7 1 (3.23%) JMeter
7 1 (3.23%) Ant
7 1 (3.23%) JUnit
7 1 (3.23%) Maven
General
1 3 (9.68%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) Analyst
2 8 (25.81%) Project Manager
3 6 (19.35%) Tester
3 6 (19.35%) Developer
4 5 (16.13%) Business Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) OpenROAD Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Oracle Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) .NET Developer
7 1 (3.23%) C# Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Web Developer
7 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Programme Planner
7 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse Architect
7 1 (3.23%) .NET Web Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Senior C# Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Architect
7 1 (3.23%) Trainer
7 1 (3.23%) Test Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.81%) .NET
2 7 (22.58%) .NET Framework
3 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET
4 2 (6.45%) REST
4 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 2 (6.45%) WCF
4 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (6.45%) SOAP
4 2 (6.45%) Web Services
5 1 (3.23%) XML
5 1 (3.23%) XHTML
5 1 (3.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (3.23%) CSS
5 1 (3.23%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Client/Server
1 4 (12.90%) Open Source
2 3 (9.68%) Statistics
2 3 (9.68%) iSeries
3 2 (6.45%) AS400
4 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.13%) UNIX
2 3 (9.68%) Windows
2 3 (9.68%) AIX
2 3 (9.68%) Linux
2 3 (9.68%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.23%) pSOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (61.29%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (32.26%) Scrum
3 9 (29.03%) PRINCE2
3 9 (29.03%) Project Management
4 6 (19.35%) Kanban
4 6 (19.35%) Automation Testing
5 5 (16.13%) Coaching
5 5 (16.13%) Test Scripting
5 5 (16.13%) Software Testing
5 5 (16.13%) Load Testing
6 4 (12.90%) BDD
6 4 (12.90%) DSDM
6 4 (12.90%) E-Commerce
6 4 (12.90%) TDD
6 4 (12.90%) Change Management
7 3 (9.68%) Risk Management
7 3 (9.68%) Automated Testing
7 3 (9.68%) Service Delivery
7 3 (9.68%) Customer Engagement
7 3 (9.68%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 10 (32.26%) C#
2 7 (22.58%) SQL
3 3 (9.68%) Java
4 2 (6.45%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (38.71%) Security Cleared
2 8 (25.81%) SC Cleared
3 7 (22.58%) ISEB
4 6 (19.35%) ISTQB
5 4 (12.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (9.68%) MAPM
7 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (3.23%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) P3O
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) Oracle
2 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
3 3 (9.68%) IBM
4 2 (6.45%) Informatica
5 1 (3.23%) Cognos
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