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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 22 13 34
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +21
Contract jobs citing Finance 12 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 11.21% 2.27% 5.19%
As % of the General category 66.67% 33.33% 63.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 2
Median daily rate £488 £400 £484
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.87% -17.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £468
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £400 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +33.33%
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
18 3 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 16.82% 6.82% 8.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 2 4
Median daily rate £475 £83 £484
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+475.75% -82.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £83 £437
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £337 £519
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £12.35 £16.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -26.13%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.75 £28.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-13.15% +18.75%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in West Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the West Wales region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram 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 7 December 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 -11 12 £488 +21.87%
Finance
Wales

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (84.62%) Programme Management
2 11 (84.62%) Electronics
2 11 (84.62%) Telecoms
2 11 (84.62%) Manufacturing
2 11 (84.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 11 (84.62%) Marketing
2 11 (84.62%) SAP
2 11 (84.62%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (84.62%) Digital Marketing
3 9 (69.23%) SC Cleared
3 9 (69.23%) Security Cleared
3 9 (69.23%) Jenkins
3 9 (69.23%) Ansible
3 9 (69.23%) Java
4 7 (53.85%) Configuration Management
4 7 (53.85%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (53.85%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (46.15%) Domain-Driven Design
5 6 (46.15%) REST
5 6 (46.15%) Relational Database
5 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
6 5 (38.46%) Unix
6 5 (38.46%) Windows
6 5 (38.46%) Linux
7 4 (30.77%) WebLogic
8 3 (23.08%) SQL
8 3 (23.08%) Oracle
8 3 (23.08%) CSS
8 3 (23.08%) JUnit

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 4 (30.77%) WebLogic
2 2 (15.38%) Apache
2 2 (15.38%) Confluence
2 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
3 1 (7.69%) CloudStack
3 1 (7.69%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 11 (84.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (7.69%) LongView
Cloud Services
1 7 (53.85%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (15.38%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) Relational Database
2 2 (15.38%) MongoDB
2 2 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (69.23%) Jenkins
2 3 (23.08%) Cucumber
2 3 (23.08%) JUnit
2 3 (23.08%) Selenium
3 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
3 2 (15.38%) JBehave
3 2 (15.38%) JIRA
3 2 (15.38%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (7.69%) Subversion
4 1 (7.69%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (84.62%) Electronics
1 11 (84.62%) Manufacturing
1 11 (84.62%) Marketing
1 11 (84.62%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Java Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Applications Developer
4 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared Java Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Agile Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Agile Java Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Architect
5 2 (15.38%) Cloud Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Digital Architect
6 1 (7.69%) Consultant
6 1 (7.69%) Deployment Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Head of IT
6 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (7.69%) IT Consultant
6 1 (7.69%) Java Applications Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Java Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Linux Consultant
6 1 (7.69%) Linux Specialist
6 1 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (7.69%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) REST
2 3 (23.08%) CSS
2 3 (23.08%) JSON
3 2 (15.38%) Dropwizard
3 2 (15.38%) ELK Stack
3 2 (15.38%) HTML
3 2 (15.38%) MCollective
3 2 (15.38%) XML
4 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Clustering
1 2 (15.38%) PKI
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Linux
1 5 (38.46%) Unix
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (15.38%) AIX
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (84.62%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (84.62%) Digital Marketing
2 11 (84.62%) Programme Management
3 7 (53.85%) Configuration Management
3 7 (53.85%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (46.15%) Domain-Driven Design
5 3 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (23.08%) Project Management
5 3 (23.08%) Scrum
5 3 (23.08%) Software Delivery
6 2 (15.38%) Automated Testing
6 2 (15.38%) High Availability
6 2 (15.38%) IT Governance
6 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
6 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
7 1 (7.69%) Auto-Scaling
7 1 (7.69%) DevOps
7 1 (7.69%) Service Design
7 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) Java
2 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
3 3 (23.08%) SQL
4 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
4 1 (7.69%) Python
4 1 (7.69%) Ruby
4 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (69.23%) SC Cleared
1 9 (69.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
1 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (15.38%) PowerHA
2 1 (7.69%) vSphere
2 1 (7.69%) Xen
2 1 (7.69%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (69.23%) Ansible
2 3 (23.08%) Puppet
2 3 (23.08%) Tivoli
3 2 (15.38%) Nessus
3 2 (15.38%) Packer
3 2 (15.38%) Rundeck
3 2 (15.38%) SCCM
3 2 (15.38%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Zenoss
4 1 (7.69%) Cobbler
4 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (7.69%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) SAP
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle
2 3 (23.08%) Red Hat
3 2 (15.38%) IBM
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 2 (15.38%) Sonatype
3 2 (15.38%) Symantec
3 2 (15.38%) VMware
4 1 (7.69%) EnterpriseDB