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 12 February 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 3 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Contract jobs citing Finance 5 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Poole 21.74% 21.05% 7.69%
As % of the General category 55.56% 53.33% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 0
Average daily rate £400 £575 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.46% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+66.66% +6.45%
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 15 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Poole 39.13% 39.47% 38.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 0
Average daily rate £388 £513 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.39% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.66 £25.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+31.98% +10.86%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Poole

For the 6 months to 12 February 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 5 (41.67%) Banking
2 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (16.67%) UML
3 2 (16.67%) Migration
3 2 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 2 (16.67%) SQL
3 2 (16.67%) VBScript
3 2 (16.67%) VB
3 2 (16.67%) ERP
3 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (8.33%) Trend Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Procure-to-pay
4 1 (8.33%) Ingres
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (8.33%) VBA
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
4 1 (8.33%) Linux
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Financial Institution
4 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Poole by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 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 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (8.33%) Ingres
General
1 5 (41.67%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Financial Institution
2 1 (8.33%) General Ledger
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) DBA
2 2 (16.67%) Designer
2 2 (16.67%) Excel Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Information Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) MI Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Banking Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Dynamics AX Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) ERP Manager
3 1 (8.33%) ERP Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Information Risk Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) MIS Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL DBA
3 1 (8.33%) Project Delivery Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Risk Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) VB Scripter
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (16.67%) Data Migration
2 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
2 2 (16.67%) ERP
2 2 (16.67%) Migration
2 2 (16.67%) UML
3 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (8.33%) Procure-to-pay
3 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
1 2 (16.67%) VB
1 2 (16.67%) VBScript
2 1 (8.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle