The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 25 21 23
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Contract jobs citing Finance 23 18 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 6.87% 8.14% 4.52%
As % of the General category 33.82% 28.13% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 13 5
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£375 £294 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.55% +68.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £191 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £345 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
Average hourly rate £10.00 £31.25 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.00% +108.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -14.28%
Finance
South West

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

General Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
68 64 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 20.30% 28.96% 22.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 44 27
Average daily rate £375 £294 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.55% +13.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £182 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £376 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 2
Average hourly rate £19.00 £31.25 £28.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.20% +8.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £30.00 £17.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.56 £34.25 £39.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.00 £21.94
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +4.84%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

Finance
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Taunton -7 7 £350 - 1
Bath -2 6 £375 +25.00% 6
Street - 4 £400 -
Yeovil - 1 - - 1
Clevedon - - - -
Finance
South West

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 (32.76%) SAP
2 15 (25.86%) SQL
3 12 (20.69%) Marketing
4 11 (18.97%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (18.97%) Telecoms
4 11 (18.97%) Security Cleared
5 10 (17.24%) .NET
5 10 (17.24%) E-Commerce
5 10 (17.24%) DTV
5 10 (17.24%) Electronics
5 10 (17.24%) Manufacturing
5 10 (17.24%) Programme Management
5 10 (17.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 10 (17.24%) Digital Marketing
6 9 (15.52%) Project Management
6 9 (15.52%) SC Cleared
7 8 (13.79%) C#
7 8 (13.79%) SharePoint
7 8 (13.79%) Business Analysis
7 8 (13.79%) Requirements Management
8 7 (12.07%) Change Control
9 6 (10.34%) SQL Server
9 6 (10.34%) MS Office
9 6 (10.34%) Microsoft
9 6 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (8.62%) Java
10 5 (8.62%) Oracle
10 5 (8.62%) Retail
10 5 (8.62%) Software Engineering
10 5 (8.62%) InfoPath

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 8 (13.79%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.17%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (3.45%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.72%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 6 (10.34%) MS Office
2 5 (8.62%) InfoPath
3 4 (6.90%) MS Visio
4 2 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (3.45%) MS Excel
4 2 (3.45%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (17.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (5.17%) SAP FI
3 2 (3.45%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (3.45%) SAP CO
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.45%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.17%) VoIP
2 1 (1.72%) WAN
2 1 (1.72%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.72%) SAN
2 1 (1.72%) Fast Ethernet
2 1 (1.72%) Gigabit Ethernet
2 1 (1.72%) Network Security
2 1 (1.72%) NAS
2 1 (1.72%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.72%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.72%) CouchDB
4 1 (1.72%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.72%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.72%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.72%) HBase
4 1 (1.72%) Big Data
4 1 (1.72%) Voldemort
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.72%) QlikView
4 1 (1.72%) MySQL
4 1 (1.72%) DB2
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.72%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (5.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.72%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (1.72%) SpecFlow
2 1 (1.72%) Bitbucket
2 1 (1.72%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.72%) JDeveloper
2 1 (1.72%) JIRA
2 1 (1.72%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (20.69%) Marketing
2 11 (18.97%) Telecoms
3 10 (17.24%) Electronics
3 10 (17.24%) Manufacturing
4 5 (8.62%) Retail
5 3 (5.17%) Back Office
6 1 (1.72%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.72%) Advertising
6 1 (1.72%) Publishing
6 1 (1.72%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (29.31%) Analyst
2 13 (22.41%) Business Analyst
2 13 (22.41%) Developer
3 8 (13.79%) Project Manager
4 4 (6.90%) Software Engineer
5 3 (5.17%) Java Developer
5 3 (5.17%) .NET Developer
5 3 (5.17%) Java Software Engineer
5 3 (5.17%) Architect
5 3 (5.17%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (3.45%) Designer
6 2 (3.45%) SAP Business Analyst
6 2 (3.45%) Payments Business Analyst
6 2 (3.45%) Technical Architect
6 2 (3.45%) Database Developer
6 2 (3.45%) SQL Developer
6 2 (3.45%) Web Designer
6 2 (3.45%) Data Analyst
6 2 (3.45%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (1.72%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (17.24%) .NET
2 3 (5.17%) J2EE
2 3 (5.17%) ASP.NET
2 3 (5.17%) CSS
2 3 (5.17%) Web Services
2 3 (5.17%) HTML
3 2 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 2 (3.45%) Spring
3 2 (3.45%) jQuery
3 2 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (3.45%) HTML5
3 2 (3.45%) CSS3
4 1 (1.72%) Spring Batch
4 1 (1.72%) Spring Integration
4 1 (1.72%) Gherkin
4 1 (1.72%) Spring MVC
4 1 (1.72%) XML
4 1 (1.72%) XSL
4 1 (1.72%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.24%) DTV
2 2 (3.45%) GIS
2 2 (3.45%) Clustering
2 2 (3.45%) Data Integration
2 2 (3.45%) User Experience
3 1 (1.72%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.72%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.72%) Taxonomies
3 1 (1.72%) Data Extraction
3 1 (1.72%) AS400
3 1 (1.72%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.90%) Windows
2 3 (5.17%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (5.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.45%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (1.72%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.72%) Linux
4 1 (1.72%) OS/400
4 1 (1.72%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (18.97%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (17.24%) E-Commerce
2 10 (17.24%) Programme Management
2 10 (17.24%) Digital Marketing
3 9 (15.52%) Project Management
4 8 (13.79%) Business Analysis
4 8 (13.79%) Requirements Management
5 7 (12.07%) Change Control
6 6 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (8.62%) Software Engineering
7 5 (8.62%) Unit Testing
7 5 (8.62%) Information Assurance
8 4 (6.90%) BPMN
8 4 (6.90%) Migration
8 4 (6.90%) Scrum
8 4 (6.90%) ETL
9 3 (5.17%) ERP
9 3 (5.17%) ITIL
9 3 (5.17%) Configuration Management
9 3 (5.17%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 15 (25.86%) SQL
2 8 (13.79%) C#
3 5 (8.62%) Java
4 4 (6.90%) T-SQL
5 3 (5.17%) JavaScript
5 3 (5.17%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.45%) C
6 2 (3.45%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.72%) Python
7 1 (1.72%) Ada
7 1 (1.72%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.72%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.72%) RPG IV
7 1 (1.72%) VB
7 1 (1.72%) RPG
7 1 (1.72%) C++
7 1 (1.72%) Perl
7 1 (1.72%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (18.97%) Security Cleared
2 9 (15.52%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.45%) MCSE
3 2 (3.45%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (3.45%) MOS
3 2 (3.45%) MCITP
4 1 (1.72%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.72%) ISEB
4 1 (1.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.62%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (5.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.45%) SCOM
2 1 (1.72%) Puppet
2 1 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.72%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (32.76%) SAP
2 6 (10.34%) Microsoft
3 5 (8.62%) Oracle
4 4 (6.90%) hybris
5 2 (3.45%) Citrix
5 2 (3.45%) Cisco
6 1 (1.72%) Informatica
6 1 (1.72%) Tableau
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