Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in contract job vacancies advertised in West Wales. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 6 months to 18 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
Wales > West Wales
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 29 11
Rank change year-on-year +7 -18 +19
Contract jobs citing Finance 14 12 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Wales 11.67% 7.41% 9.78%
As % of the General category 77.78% 48.00% 78.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 5
West Wales median daily rate £550 £513 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.32% +28.13% -16.58%
10th Percentile £288 £463 £333
90th Percentile £675 £671 £475
Wales median daily rate £400 £400 £363
% change year-on-year - +10.34% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Wales median hourly rate - - -
Wales median hourly rate £40.55 £61.00 £11.78
% change year-on-year -33.52% +417.83% -85.93%

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 West Wales with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
West Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 18 25 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Wales 15.00% 15.43% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 21 9
West Wales median daily rate £300 £475 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -36.84% +26.67% -19.18%
10th Percentile £109 £205 £136
90th Percentile £671 £638 £463
Wales median daily rate £375 £400 £364
% change year-on-year -6.25% +9.97% -3.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
West Wales median hourly rate - £11.72 £12.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -5.10% -26.14%
Wales median hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £19.96
% change year-on-year -3.13% -19.84% -11.29%

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in West Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Finance in West Wales

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Finance in West Wales

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in West Wales over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Finance 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 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
Swansea +8 14 £550 +7.32% 3
Finance
Wales

For the 6 months to 18 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 West Wales region with a requirement for Finance.

1 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (57.14%) Coaching
2 6 (42.86%) Business Analysis
2 6 (42.86%) Strategic Planning
3 4 (28.57%) Web Development
3 4 (28.57%) Marketing
3 4 (28.57%) Digital Marketing
3 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
3 4 (28.57%) Java
3 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 4 (28.57%) Web Services
3 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (28.57%) SAP
3 4 (28.57%) Electronics
3 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
3 4 (28.57%) Manufacturing
3 4 (28.57%) Programme Management
4 3 (21.43%) Dropwizard
4 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
4 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
4 3 (21.43%) SDLC
4 3 (21.43%) Scrum
4 3 (21.43%) Project Management
4 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
4 3 (21.43%) RESTful
4 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (21.43%) Open Source
4 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
5 2 (14.29%) BC Cleared

Finance
Co-occurring 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:

Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (14.29%) PaaS
2 2 (14.29%) Serverless
3 1 (7.14%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) NoSQL
1 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.14%) Event Store
2 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
2 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
1 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.14%) JIRA
2 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (7.14%) TestRail
General
1 4 (28.57%) Electronics
1 4 (28.57%) Manufacturing
1 4 (28.57%) Marketing
1 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Portfolio Manager
2 4 (28.57%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Java Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Senior Manager
2 4 (28.57%) Senior Portfolio Manager
3 3 (21.43%) Project Manager
3 3 (21.43%) Software Project Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Development Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Project Manager
4 2 (14.29%) AWS Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Cloud Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Development Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Development Project Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Software Development Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Software Development Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Node.js Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Public Sector Programme Manager
5 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared Java Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) Web Services
2 3 (21.43%) Dropwizard
2 3 (21.43%) RESTful
3 2 (14.29%) CSS
3 2 (14.29%) HTML
3 2 (14.29%) Node.js
3 2 (14.29%) REST
4 1 (7.14%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (57.14%) Coaching
2 6 (42.86%) Business Analysis
2 6 (42.86%) Strategic Planning
3 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (28.57%) Digital Marketing
3 4 (28.57%) Programme Management
3 4 (28.57%) Web Development
4 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
4 3 (21.43%) Open Source
4 3 (21.43%) Project Management
4 3 (21.43%) Scrum
4 3 (21.43%) SDLC
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (14.29%) CQRS
5 2 (14.29%) Software Delivery
6 1 (7.14%) Domain-Driven Design
6 1 (7.14%) Kanban
6 1 (7.14%) Project Planning
6 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) Java
1 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 2 (14.29%) Python
2 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
3 2 (14.29%) BC Cleared
4 1 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (7.14%) DBS Check
4 1 (7.14%) ISEB
4 1 (7.14%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) SAP
2 1 (7.14%) Google
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft