Period
to 20 October 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in contract job vacancies advertised in Devon. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 6 months to 20 October 2018 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 West > Devon
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 23 15
Rank change year-on-year +7 -8 +11
Contract jobs citing Finance 44 39 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 9.50% 6.96% 9.41%
As % of the General category 45.83% 46.43% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 22 37
Devon median daily rate £425 £388 £402
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% -3.49% +10.76%
10th Percentile £263 £213 £184
90th Percentile £499 £525 £474
South West median daily rate £438 £410 £386
% change year-on-year +6.71% +6.15% -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Devon median hourly rate £28.00 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.00% - -
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year +45.45% - -

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 Devon with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Devon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 96 84 90
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 20.73% 15.00% 18.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 55 67
Devon median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% +1.82%
10th Percentile £263 £185 £177
90th Percentile £513 £525 £463
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 4
Devon median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -5.41% -
10th Percentile £27.55 £11.72 £18.13
90th Percentile £46.00 £42.30 £43.30
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +21.43% - -7.89%

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Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

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

Job vacancy trend for Finance in Devon

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Finance in Devon

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Devon over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Finance in Devon

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Finance in Devon

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Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Devon

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Devon over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Finance in Devon

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Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Devon region over the 6 months to 20 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter -2 26 £425 - 5
Plymouth +12 5 £326 +51.74% 7
Finance
South West

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Finance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Devon region with a requirement for Finance.

1 19 (43.18%) PRINCE2
2 10 (22.73%) SC Cleared
2 10 (22.73%) Security Cleared
3 9 (20.45%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (20.45%) Windows
3 9 (20.45%) Project Management
4 8 (18.18%) Service Delivery
5 7 (15.91%) Process Management
5 7 (15.91%) Unix
6 6 (13.64%) PL/SQL
6 6 (13.64%) SQL
6 6 (13.64%) Oracle
6 6 (13.64%) Shell Script
6 6 (13.64%) ETL
6 6 (13.64%) Banking
6 6 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (13.64%) Talend
6 6 (13.64%) Technical Analysis
6 6 (13.64%) SDLC
6 6 (13.64%) ETL Development
6 6 (13.64%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (11.36%) FinancialForce
7 5 (11.36%) Degree
8 4 (9.09%) Data Analysis
8 4 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (9.09%) CRM
8 4 (9.09%) Financial Modelling
8 4 (9.09%) Product Management
8 4 (9.09%) Line Management

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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 (6.82%) CMS
2 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Primavera
1 1 (2.27%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.36%) FinancialForce
2 3 (6.82%) Trello
3 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.55%) Office 365
4 1 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 6 (13.64%) Banking
2 3 (6.82%) Marketing
3 1 (2.27%) Billing
Job Titles
1 18 (40.91%) Project Manager
2 9 (20.45%) Developer
3 6 (13.64%) Talend Developer
4 5 (11.36%) Service Manager
5 3 (6.82%) Applications Manager
5 3 (6.82%) Applications Project Manager
5 3 (6.82%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (6.82%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (6.82%) Product Manager
5 3 (6.82%) Salesforce Project Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Application Portfolio Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Lead Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Portfolio Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Portfolio Project Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Programme Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Server Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) Business Analyst
7 1 (2.27%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 1 (2.27%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.82%) Ajax
1 3 (6.82%) CSS
1 3 (6.82%) CSS3
1 3 (6.82%) HTML
1 3 (6.82%) HTML5
1 3 (6.82%) jQuery
1 3 (6.82%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.82%) Management Information System
1 3 (6.82%) Mobile App
1 3 (6.82%) Self-Motivation
1 3 (6.82%) Social Media
1 3 (6.82%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.27%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.45%) Windows
2 7 (15.91%) Unix
3 2 (4.55%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.27%) Linux
4 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (43.18%) PRINCE2
2 9 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (20.45%) Project Management
2 9 (20.45%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (18.18%) Service Delivery
4 7 (15.91%) Process Management
5 6 (13.64%) ETL
5 6 (13.64%) ETL Development
5 6 (13.64%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (13.64%) SDLC
5 6 (13.64%) Technical Analysis
5 6 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (9.09%) CRM
6 4 (9.09%) Data Analysis
6 4 (9.09%) Financial Modelling
6 4 (9.09%) Line Management
6 4 (9.09%) Product Management
7 3 (6.82%) Change Management
7 3 (6.82%) Content Management
7 3 (6.82%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.64%) PL/SQL
1 6 (13.64%) Shell Script
1 6 (13.64%) SQL
2 3 (6.82%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.27%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.27%) R
Qualifications
1 10 (22.73%) SC Cleared
1 10 (22.73%) Security Cleared
2 5 (11.36%) Degree
3 4 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (6.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (2.27%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.27%) HNC
5 1 (2.27%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (4.55%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.27%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (2.27%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (13.64%) Oracle
1 6 (13.64%) Talend
2 3 (6.82%) Facebook
2 3 (6.82%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.82%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (4.55%) VMware