Period
to 21 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Financial
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 4 5
Rank change year-on-year -3 +1 -2
Contract jobs citing Finance 83 98 165
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 13.54% 17.85% 18.88%
As % of the General category 61.48% 64.47% 73.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 81 159
Cardiff median daily rate £400 £375 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +5.34% -5.07%
10th Percentile £270 £263 £210
90th Percentile £515 £475 £450
South Wales median daily rate £400 £376 £363
% change year-on-year +6.52% +3.59% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Cardiff median hourly rate - - £11.78
South Wales median hourly rate £45.00 £61.00 £11.78
% change year-on-year -26.23% +417.83% -47.64%

Finance is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Cardiff
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 135 152 225
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 22.02% 27.69% 25.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 126 203
Cardiff median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% -9.68%
10th Percentile £175 £234 £214
90th Percentile £513 £475 £451
South Wales median daily rate £378 £375 £368
% change year-on-year +0.67% +2.04% -2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Cardiff median hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £11.78
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +35.82% -85.50%
10th Percentile £14.30 £14.40 £9.43
90th Percentile £16.10 £17.60 £15.28
South Wales median hourly rate £15.50 £18.00 £20.48
% change year-on-year -13.89% -12.11% +2.40%

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

Job postings citing Finance as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cardiff.

Job vacancy trend for Finance in Cardiff

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Finance in Cardiff.

Contractor daily rate trend for Finance in Cardiff

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Cardiff over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Finance in Cardiff

Finance
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Finance in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Finance.

1 27 (32.53%) Banking
2 21 (25.30%) Stakeholder Management
3 20 (24.10%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (19.28%) Microsoft
5 15 (18.07%) Business Analysis
6 13 (15.66%) Scrum
7 12 (14.46%) TDD
7 12 (14.46%) Analytics
8 11 (13.25%) Test Automation
9 10 (12.05%) Migration
9 10 (12.05%) Project Management
9 10 (12.05%) SQL
10 9 (10.84%) HTML
10 9 (10.84%) JavaScript
10 9 (10.84%) Retail Banking
11 8 (9.64%) JSON
11 8 (9.64%) Node.js
11 8 (9.64%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (9.64%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (9.64%) CSS
12 7 (8.43%) PRINCE2
12 7 (8.43%) SAP
12 7 (8.43%) Microsoft Excel
12 7 (8.43%) Ajax
12 7 (8.43%) gulp
12 7 (8.43%) CSS3
12 7 (8.43%) Responsive Web Design
12 7 (8.43%) Grunt
12 7 (8.43%) Credit Risk
12 7 (8.43%) Git (software)

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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 (3.61%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.20%) Apache Airflow
2 1 (1.20%) SAS
2 1 (1.20%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (8.43%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (7.23%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (6.02%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (2.41%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.20%) Chatbot
5 1 (1.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (4.82%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 4 (4.82%) SAP CO
1 4 (4.82%) SAP FI
1 4 (4.82%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (3.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (3.61%) Oracle Assets
2 3 (3.61%) SAP BPC
3 2 (2.41%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (1.20%) SAP HR
4 1 (1.20%) SAP PM
4 1 (1.20%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.02%) npm
2 2 (2.41%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.41%) Trello
3 1 (1.20%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (1.20%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.20%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.20%) SMS
1 1 (1.20%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.82%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.41%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.41%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (2.41%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (1.20%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (1.20%) Big Data
3 1 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (1.20%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.20%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.20%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 1 (1.20%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (8.43%) Git (software)
1 7 (8.43%) Grunt
1 7 (8.43%) gulp
2 6 (7.23%) SonarQube
3 4 (4.82%) Cucumber
4 3 (3.61%) JIRA
5 2 (2.41%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.41%) webpack
6 1 (1.20%) Ant
6 1 (1.20%) Hudson
6 1 (1.20%) Maven
6 1 (1.20%) Oracle APEX
General
1 27 (32.53%) Banking
2 9 (10.84%) Retail Banking
3 4 (4.82%) Retail
4 2 (2.41%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.41%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.41%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.20%) Advertising
5 1 (1.20%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 26 (31.33%) Analyst
2 19 (22.89%) Business Analyst
3 15 (18.07%) Developer
4 10 (12.05%) Project Manager
5 7 (8.43%) Test Manager
6 6 (7.23%) Banking Analyst
6 6 (7.23%) Banking Business Analyst
6 6 (7.23%) UI Developer
7 5 (6.02%) Designer
8 4 (4.82%) Agile Business Analyst
8 4 (4.82%) Business Manager
8 4 (4.82%) Data Analyst
8 4 (4.82%) Financial Analyst
8 4 (4.82%) Graduate
8 4 (4.82%) Graduate Analyst
8 4 (4.82%) Graduate Data Analyst
8 4 (4.82%) SAP Trainer
8 4 (4.82%) Trainer
9 3 (3.61%) Finance Business Analyst
9 3 (3.61%) Financial Services Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.84%) HTML
2 8 (9.64%) CSS
2 8 (9.64%) JSON
2 8 (9.64%) Node.js
3 7 (8.43%) Ajax
3 7 (8.43%) CSS3
3 7 (8.43%) HTML5
4 4 (4.82%) React
5 3 (3.61%) Angular 2
5 3 (3.61%) AngularJS
6 2 (2.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (1.20%) Apache FOP
7 1 (1.20%) Django
7 1 (1.20%) Flask
7 1 (1.20%) Hibernate
7 1 (1.20%) jQuery
7 1 (1.20%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (1.20%) Sass
7 1 (1.20%) Spring
7 1 (1.20%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.64%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.43%) Credit Risk
3 5 (6.02%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.41%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.20%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.20%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.20%) Fintech
5 1 (1.20%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.20%) Learning Management System
5 1 (1.20%) PMI
5 1 (1.20%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.41%) Linux
1 2 (2.41%) Unix
2 1 (1.20%) AIX
2 1 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (1.20%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (25.30%) Stakeholder Management
2 20 (24.10%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (18.07%) Business Analysis
4 13 (15.66%) Scrum
5 12 (14.46%) Analytics
5 12 (14.46%) TDD
6 11 (13.25%) Test Automation
7 10 (12.05%) Migration
7 10 (12.05%) Project Management
8 8 (9.64%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (8.43%) PRINCE2
9 7 (8.43%) Responsive Web Design
10 5 (6.02%) Asset Management
10 5 (6.02%) BDD
10 5 (6.02%) Data Protection
10 5 (6.02%) Performance Optimisation
10 5 (6.02%) Regulatory Compliance
10 5 (6.02%) Software Delivery
10 5 (6.02%) Unit Testing
11 4 (4.82%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (12.05%) SQL
2 9 (10.84%) JavaScript
3 3 (3.61%) Java
4 2 (2.41%) C
4 2 (2.41%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.20%) C#
5 1 (1.20%) C++
5 1 (1.20%) ES6
5 1 (1.20%) Perl
5 1 (1.20%) Python
5 1 (1.20%) Scala
5 1 (1.20%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (3.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (2.41%) ISEB
2 2 (2.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (2.41%) SAP Certification
3 1 (1.20%) IIBA
3 1 (1.20%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (1.20%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.82%) Data Quality
1 4 (4.82%) PMO
2 3 (3.61%) QA
3 2 (2.41%) GDPR
4 1 (1.20%) IFRS
4 1 (1.20%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (1.20%) Oracle Clusterware
1 1 (1.20%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (1.20%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 1 (1.20%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 1 (1.20%) Data Guard
1 1 (1.20%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (1.20%) Oracle Flashback
1 1 (1.20%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (1.20%) Oracle Statspack
1 1 (1.20%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 16 (19.28%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.43%) SAP
3 6 (7.23%) Oracle
4 5 (6.02%) Perforce
5 2 (2.41%) Tableau
6 1 (1.20%) Red Hat