The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the West Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 11 6 12
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Contract jobs citing Finance 1 18 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 2.56% 12.95% 13.10%
As % of the General category 14.29% 94.74% 91.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 9
Median daily rate - £438 £495
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.61%
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £19.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +18.18%
Finance
Wales

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

General Category
West Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
7 19 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 17.95% 13.67% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 10
Median daily rate £210 £419 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-49.85% -1.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £383 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £464 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £384
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £11.72 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Wales region citing Finance as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in West Wales

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in West Wales

Finance
Contract Job Locations in West Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the West Wales region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Swansea -6 1 - - 1
Finance
Wales

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, 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 West Wales region with a requirement for Finance.

1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Xen
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) TeamCity
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) XenServer
2 1 (33.33%) EnterpriseDB
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) Puppet
2 1 (33.33%) Cobbler
2 1 (33.33%) OpenStack
2 1 (33.33%) CloudStack
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (33.33%) Ansible
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Auto-Scaling
2 1 (33.33%) Terraform

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales 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 1 (33.33%) CloudStack
1 1 (33.33%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
1 1 (33.33%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) IT Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Manual Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Senior .NET Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior C# .NET Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior C# Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior JavaScript Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Auto-Scaling
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) DSDM
2 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (33.33%) RUP
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) Python
1 1 (33.33%) Ruby
1 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) vSphere
1 1 (33.33%) Xen
1 1 (33.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Ansible
1 1 (33.33%) Cobbler
1 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
1 1 (33.33%) Terraform
1 1 (33.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) EnterpriseDB
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 1 (33.33%) SAP