The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Poole region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 6 6 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Contract jobs citing Finance 4 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Poole 11.76% 13.51% 21.88%
As % of the General category 44.44% 71.43% 63.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 1
Average daily rate £360 £600 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +45.45%
UK excluding London average daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £9.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -21.73%
Finance
Dorset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Poole region.

General Category
Poole
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
9 7 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Poole 26.47% 18.92% 34.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 1
Average daily rate £400 £488 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.94% +18.18%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £28.25 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Poole

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Finance across the Poole region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Poole

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Poole

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Finance across the Poole region.

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Poole

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Poole

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Finance across the Poole region.

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Poole

Finance
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Poole

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Poole 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 6 (54.55%) Banking
2 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (18.18%) UML
3 2 (18.18%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
3 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (9.09%) Trend Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
4 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Ingres
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 1 (9.09%) VBA
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle
4 1 (9.09%) MS Office
4 1 (9.09%) Linux
4 1 (9.09%) MS Excel

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Poole by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Poole 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.

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
1 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (9.09%) Ingres
General
1 6 (54.55%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Business Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) DBA
2 2 (18.18%) Designer
2 2 (18.18%) Excel Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Information Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) MI Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Banking Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Business Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Coordinator
3 1 (9.09%) Information Risk Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) MIS Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL DBA
3 1 (9.09%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (9.09%) Risk Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
2 2 (18.18%) UML
3 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) VBA
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle