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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Financial
South West / Somerset
Rank 12 7 25
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +18
Contract jobs citing Finance 32 49 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 12.75% 15.96% 6.95%
As % of the General category 59.26% 46.67% 35.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 36 16
Median daily rate £340 £423 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.52% +20.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £315 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £485 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £28.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £27.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+1.81% +66.66%

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
54 105 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 21.51% 34.20% 19.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 70 37
Median daily rate £375 £394 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% -1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £495 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 11 5
Median hourly rate £38.00 £57.00 £36.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +56.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £14.00 £26.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.40 £57.00 £42.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £35.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-24.28% +27.27%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Somerset region citing Finance as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 23 January 2017.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Finance Hourly Rate Histogram in Somerset

Finance
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath -1 19 £300 -28.99% 6
Yeovil -1 5 - -
Street +1 4 £513 +13.88% 1
Taunton -7 1 £420 -2.89% 3
Finance
South West

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Finance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Somerset region with a requirement for Finance.

1 18 (35.29%) Manufacturing
1 18 (35.29%) Programme Management
2 17 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (33.33%) SQL
3 15 (29.41%) C#
4 13 (25.49%) HTML
4 13 (25.49%) Scrum
5 11 (21.57%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (21.57%) .NET
5 11 (21.57%) Web Development
6 10 (19.61%) SQL Server
6 10 (19.61%) SAP
6 10 (19.61%) Telecoms
7 9 (17.65%) Electronics
7 9 (17.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 9 (17.65%) Marketing
7 9 (17.65%) Digital Marketing
7 9 (17.65%) Git (software)
7 9 (17.65%) HTML5
8 8 (15.69%) ASP.NET
8 8 (15.69%) MVC
9 7 (13.73%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (11.76%) MiFID
10 6 (11.76%) LINQ
10 6 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 6 (11.76%) Software Engineering
10 6 (11.76%) Windows
11 5 (9.80%) CSS
11 5 (9.80%) GAP Analysis
12 4 (7.84%) Change Control

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.88%) Apache
1 3 (5.88%) MS Exchange
1 3 (5.88%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (3.92%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.96%) CMS
3 1 (1.96%) NServiceBus
3 1 (1.96%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (3.92%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.92%) MS Office
1 2 (3.92%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.96%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (17.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (5.88%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.96%) DMZ
1 1 (1.96%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (19.61%) SQL Server
2 7 (13.73%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.92%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.96%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (17.65%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.88%) Eclipse
2 3 (5.88%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (3.92%) Grunt
3 2 (3.92%) JIRA
4 1 (1.96%) HP UFT
4 1 (1.96%) Selenium
4 1 (1.96%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.96%) Subversion
4 1 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.96%) TestComplete
4 1 (1.96%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (35.29%) Manufacturing
2 10 (19.61%) Telecoms
3 9 (17.65%) Electronics
3 9 (17.65%) Marketing
4 4 (7.84%) Banking
5 3 (5.88%) Military
6 2 (3.92%) Billing
7 1 (1.96%) Advertising
7 1 (1.96%) Front Office
7 1 (1.96%) International Banking
7 1 (1.96%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.96%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.96%) Retail
7 1 (1.96%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (33.33%) Analyst
2 13 (25.49%) Developer
3 9 (17.65%) Business Analyst
4 7 (13.73%) .NET Developer
5 6 (11.76%) ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 6 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (11.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (11.76%) C# Developer
5 6 (11.76%) HTML Developer
6 5 (9.80%) MiFID Business Analyst
6 5 (9.80%) Test Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Consultant
7 3 (5.88%) Finance Business Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Financial Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Java Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Java Software Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Software Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (25.49%) HTML
2 11 (21.57%) .NET
3 9 (17.65%) HTML5
4 8 (15.69%) ASP.NET
5 6 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 6 (11.76%) LINQ
6 5 (9.80%) CSS
7 3 (5.88%) AngularJS
7 3 (5.88%) JSP
8 2 (3.92%) .NET Framework
8 2 (3.92%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (3.92%) Django
8 2 (3.92%) Node.js
8 2 (3.92%) RESTful
8 2 (3.92%) Sass
8 2 (3.92%) XML
9 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 1 (1.96%) Entity Framework
9 1 (1.96%) WPF
9 1 (1.96%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.88%) Equities
2 2 (3.92%) CMDB
2 2 (3.92%) Derivative
2 2 (3.92%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.96%) Equity Derivative
3 1 (1.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (1.96%) iPhone
3 1 (1.96%) Learning Management System
3 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.96%) OTC Derivatives
3 1 (1.96%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.76%) Windows
2 3 (5.88%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.92%) Windows 7
3 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.96%) Android
4 1 (1.96%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (35.29%) Programme Management
2 17 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (25.49%) Scrum
4 11 (21.57%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (21.57%) Web Development
5 9 (17.65%) Digital Marketing
6 8 (15.69%) MVC
7 6 (11.76%) Software Engineering
8 5 (9.80%) GAP Analysis
9 4 (7.84%) Change Control
10 3 (5.88%) ITIL
10 3 (5.88%) Line Management
10 3 (5.88%) OO
10 3 (5.88%) Requirements Management
10 3 (5.88%) Time Management
10 3 (5.88%) UML
11 2 (3.92%) ERP
11 2 (3.92%) Knowledge Management
11 2 (3.92%) PRINCE2
11 2 (3.92%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (33.33%) SQL
2 15 (29.41%) C#
3 4 (7.84%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.88%) Ada
4 3 (5.88%) C++
4 3 (5.88%) Java
5 2 (3.92%) Bash Shell
5 2 (3.92%) PowerShell
5 2 (3.92%) Python
6 1 (1.96%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.96%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.96%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.96%) VBA
6 1 (1.96%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (3.92%) DBS Check
1 2 (3.92%) SC Cleared
1 2 (3.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.76%) MiFID
2 1 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 4 (7.84%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.96%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (7.84%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (3.92%) Nagios
3 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
Vendors
1 10 (19.61%) SAP
2 4 (7.84%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.92%) Oracle
4 1 (1.96%) BMC
4 1 (1.96%) CA
4 1 (1.96%) HEAT Software
4 1 (1.96%) HP
4 1 (1.96%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.96%) VMware
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