Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 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
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 24 19
Rank change year-on-year +1 -5 +3
Contract jobs citing Finance 31 30 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 6.71% 5.58% 7.48%
As % of the General category 37.80% 41.10% 42.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 19 29
Devon median daily rate £425 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +28.57% -1.75%
10th Percentile £275 £217 £160
90th Percentile £503 £525 £493
South West median daily rate £440 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Devon median hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.43% - -
South West median hourly rate £36.30 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year +32.00% - -

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 82 73 85
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 17.75% 13.57% 17.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 51 64
Devon median daily rate £389 £400 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.87% +15.11% -0.71%
10th Percentile £263 £150 £148
90th Percentile £517 £538 £506
South West median daily rate £430 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +7.50% +6.67% -5.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 3
Devon median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -15.66% +11.41%
10th Percentile £36.50 £22.77 £17.21
90th Percentile £47.00 £41.48 £43.45
South West median hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +12.86% - -15.13%

Finance
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 14 December 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 14 December 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 14 December 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 -9 17 £425 -5.56% 20
Plymouth - 2 £350 - 5
Finance
South West

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 14 (45.16%) PRINCE2
2 10 (32.26%) Security Cleared
2 10 (32.26%) SC Cleared
3 9 (29.03%) Service Delivery
4 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (25.81%) Project Management
5 7 (22.58%) Windows
6 6 (19.35%) Unix
6 6 (19.35%) Process Management
6 6 (19.35%) Workshop Facilitation
7 5 (16.13%) Talend
7 5 (16.13%) SDLC
7 5 (16.13%) ETL Development
7 5 (16.13%) Technical Analysis
7 5 (16.13%) Shell Script
7 5 (16.13%) ETL
7 5 (16.13%) PL/SQL
7 5 (16.13%) SQL
7 5 (16.13%) Oracle
7 5 (16.13%) Banking
7 5 (16.13%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (12.90%) Change Management
8 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (12.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (12.90%) BPSS Clearance
8 4 (12.90%) Financial Modelling
9 3 (9.68%) Dependency Management
9 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Transformation
9 3 (9.68%) CRM
9 3 (9.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner

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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 2 (6.45%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Primavera
1 1 (3.23%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Trello
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) JIRA
General
1 5 (16.13%) Banking
2 3 (9.68%) Marketing
3 1 (3.23%) Billing
3 1 (3.23%) Electronics
3 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (35.48%) Project Manager
2 7 (22.58%) Developer
3 5 (16.13%) Talend Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Service Manager
5 3 (9.68%) Applications Manager
5 3 (9.68%) Applications Project Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Application Portfolio Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (6.45%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Lead Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Portfolio Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Portfolio Project Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Product Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Programme Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Agile Project Manager
7 1 (3.23%) ICT Manager
7 1 (3.23%) ICT Project Manager
7 1 (3.23%) IT Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Planning Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Programme Planner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) Ajax
1 2 (6.45%) CSS
1 2 (6.45%) CSS3
1 2 (6.45%) HTML
1 2 (6.45%) HTML5
1 2 (6.45%) jQuery
1 2 (6.45%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
1 2 (6.45%) Mobile App
1 2 (6.45%) Self-Motivation
1 2 (6.45%) Social Media
1 2 (6.45%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (3.23%) Smartphone
2 1 (3.23%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (22.58%) Windows
2 6 (19.35%) Unix
3 1 (3.23%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) PRINCE2
2 9 (29.03%) Service Delivery
3 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (25.81%) Project Management
4 6 (19.35%) Process Management
4 6 (19.35%) Workshop Facilitation
5 5 (16.13%) ETL
5 5 (16.13%) ETL Development
5 5 (16.13%) SDLC
5 5 (16.13%) Technical Analysis
5 5 (16.13%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (12.90%) Change Management
6 4 (12.90%) Financial Modelling
6 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (9.68%) CRM
7 3 (9.68%) Dependency Management
7 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Transformation
8 2 (6.45%) Content Management
8 2 (6.45%) Data Analysis
8 2 (6.45%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.13%) PL/SQL
1 5 (16.13%) Shell Script
1 5 (16.13%) SQL
2 2 (6.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (32.26%) SC Cleared
1 10 (32.26%) Security Cleared
2 4 (12.90%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (12.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (9.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (6.45%) Degree
4 2 (6.45%) DV Cleared
5 1 (3.23%) HNC
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) Oracle
1 5 (16.13%) Talend
2 2 (6.45%) Facebook
3 1 (3.23%) Apple
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.23%) SAP