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 17 April 2015 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 14 24 36
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +12
Contract jobs citing Finance 42 30 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 11.14% 7.08% 4.39%
As % of the General category 45.16% 30.61% 23.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 19 2
Average daily rate
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£425 £350 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £178 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £440 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £38.25 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £19.39
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +0.56%
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
93 98 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 24.67% 23.11% 18.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 72 15
Average daily rate £550 £348 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+58.27% -0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £242 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £528 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 2
Average hourly rate £37.00 £40.00 £13.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% +188.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £40.00 £10.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.25 £40.00 £17.18
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £25.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-2.00% -9.09%

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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 2015. 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 +2 18 £325 -10.34%
Street -1 6 £550 -
Bath +1 5 £425 +70.00% 6
Yeovil - 3 - -
Bridgwater - - - -
Cheddar - - - -
Frome - - - -
Axbridge - - - -
Wells - - - -
Finance
South West

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 35 (56.45%) SAP
2 12 (19.35%) ITIL
2 12 (19.35%) E-Commerce
3 10 (16.13%) Manufacturing
3 10 (16.13%) Programme Management
3 10 (16.13%) SQL
4 8 (12.90%) Service Management
4 8 (12.90%) Change Management
4 8 (12.90%) hybris
5 7 (11.29%) Retail
5 7 (11.29%) Configuration Management
5 7 (11.29%) .NET
5 7 (11.29%) UML
5 7 (11.29%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (11.29%) Microsoft
6 6 (9.68%) SLA
6 6 (9.68%) C#
6 6 (9.68%) SQL Server
6 6 (9.68%) Telecoms
7 5 (8.06%) Electronics
7 5 (8.06%) Validation
7 5 (8.06%) SAP FI/CO
7 5 (8.06%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (8.06%) DTV
7 5 (8.06%) Project Management
7 5 (8.06%) SAP FI
7 5 (8.06%) PRINCE2
7 5 (8.06%) SAP CO
7 5 (8.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 5 (8.06%) Marketing

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 4 (6.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.61%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.61%) SAS
2 1 (1.61%) CMS
2 1 (1.61%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (1.61%) Apache Solr
2 1 (1.61%) K2 blackpearl
2 1 (1.61%) NServiceBus
2 1 (1.61%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (4.84%) MS Excel
1 3 (4.84%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.23%) MS Office
3 1 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (8.06%) SAP FI
1 5 (8.06%) SAP FI/CO
1 5 (8.06%) SAP CO
1 5 (8.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (4.84%) SAP BPC
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (1.61%) Agresso
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.61%) SAP MM
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.23%) LAN
1 2 (3.23%) WAN
2 1 (1.61%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.61%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.61%) DNS
2 1 (1.61%) SAN
2 1 (1.61%) Firewall
2 1 (1.61%) Wireless
2 1 (1.61%) Fast Ethernet
2 1 (1.61%) Gigabit Ethernet
2 1 (1.61%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.68%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.23%) DB2
2 2 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.23%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (3.23%) Hadoop
2 2 (3.23%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (1.61%) Big Data
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.61%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.61%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.61%) OLAP
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (6.45%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (4.84%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.23%) ERwin
4 1 (1.61%) JIRA
4 1 (1.61%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (1.61%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.61%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.61%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.61%) JDeveloper
General
1 10 (16.13%) Manufacturing
2 7 (11.29%) Retail
3 6 (9.68%) Telecoms
4 5 (8.06%) Electronics
4 5 (8.06%) Marketing
5 4 (6.45%) Back Office
6 1 (1.61%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.61%) Advertising
6 1 (1.61%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (17.74%) Analyst
2 10 (16.13%) Trainer
3 9 (14.52%) Business Analyst
4 8 (12.90%) Developer
5 7 (11.29%) SAP Trainer
6 4 (6.45%) Architect
6 4 (6.45%) Junior
6 4 (6.45%) Software Engineer
6 4 (6.45%) Head of Operations
7 3 (4.84%) SAP Manager
7 3 (4.84%) Project Manager
7 3 (4.84%) Consultant
7 3 (4.84%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (4.84%) .NET Developer
8 2 (3.23%) SQL Developer
8 2 (3.23%) Systems Analyst
8 2 (3.23%) Network Manager
8 2 (3.23%) Process Analyst
8 2 (3.23%) Service Manager
8 2 (3.23%) SAP Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.29%) .NET
2 3 (4.84%) ASP.NET
3 2 (3.23%) .NET Framework
3 2 (3.23%) HTML
4 1 (1.61%) jQuery
4 1 (1.61%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.61%) PostGIS
4 1 (1.61%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (1.61%) CSS
4 1 (1.61%) SOAP
4 1 (1.61%) Web Services
4 1 (1.61%) XML
4 1 (1.61%) XSL
4 1 (1.61%) XSLT
4 1 (1.61%) Spring
4 1 (1.61%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.06%) DTV
2 3 (4.84%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.23%) RMADS
3 2 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.61%) NHS
4 1 (1.61%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.61%) FMCG
4 1 (1.61%) Open Source
4 1 (1.61%) AS400
4 1 (1.61%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.61%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.84%) Windows
2 1 (1.61%) OS/400
2 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.61%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (19.35%) ITIL
1 12 (19.35%) E-Commerce
2 10 (16.13%) Programme Management
3 8 (12.90%) Change Management
3 8 (12.90%) Service Management
4 7 (11.29%) UML
4 7 (11.29%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (11.29%) Configuration Management
5 5 (8.06%) Project Management
5 5 (8.06%) PRINCE2
5 5 (8.06%) Validation
5 5 (8.06%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (8.06%) Requirements Management
5 5 (8.06%) Digital Marketing
5 5 (8.06%) Change Control
6 4 (6.45%) Business Transformation
6 4 (6.45%) Requirements Analysis
6 4 (6.45%) Unit Testing
6 4 (6.45%) Information Management
6 4 (6.45%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.13%) SQL
2 6 (9.68%) C#
3 3 (4.84%) Ada
3 3 (4.84%) T-SQL
4 2 (3.23%) VB
4 2 (3.23%) Java
5 1 (1.61%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.61%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.61%) RPG
5 1 (1.61%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.61%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.61%) RPG IV
5 1 (1.61%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (8.06%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.45%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.84%) Degree
4 2 (3.23%) ISEB
5 1 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.61%) CCNP
5 1 (1.61%) CCNA
5 1 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.61%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.68%) SLA
2 3 (4.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (3.23%) ISO 9000
4 1 (1.61%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (3.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) SCCM
Vendors
1 35 (56.45%) SAP
2 8 (12.90%) hybris
3 7 (11.29%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.23%) Informatica
4 2 (3.23%) Oracle
4 2 (3.23%) Business Objects
4 2 (3.23%) Teradata
5 1 (1.61%) Netezza
5 1 (1.61%) DataFlux
5 1 (1.61%) Rackspace
5 1 (1.61%) Talend
5 1 (1.61%) Hortonworks
5 1 (1.61%) Cisco
5 1 (1.61%) IBM
5 1 (1.61%) Embarcadero
5 1 (1.61%) Ab Initio
5 1 (1.61%) VMware
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