The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 2 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs citing Finance 200 202 182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 21.28% 22.27% 23.21%
As % of the General category 67.11% 68.71% 69.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 162 151
Median daily rate £375 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £398
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £52.17 £15.30 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+240.98% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £19.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
Finance
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

General Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
298 294 262
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 31.70% 32.41% 33.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 233 222 201
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £490 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £380
% change year-on-year
+1.13% +4.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 10
Median hourly rate £12.50 £18.82 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.58% +17.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £7.60 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £49.20 £33.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.35 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-0.66% -

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol region citing Finance as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Finance across the Bristol region.

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Finance.

1 81 (19.38%) Stakeholder Management
2 77 (18.42%) SQL
3 66 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
4 65 (15.55%) Banking
5 59 (14.11%) Project Management
6 57 (13.64%) Telecoms
7 56 (13.40%) Marketing
8 55 (13.16%) SAP
9 52 (12.44%) Programme Management
10 46 (11.00%) Manufacturing
10 46 (11.00%) Digital Marketing
11 44 (10.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 44 (10.53%) Electronics
11 44 (10.53%) Microsoft
12 42 (10.05%) Agile Software Development
13 39 (9.33%) Windows
13 39 (9.33%) Migration
14 37 (8.85%) Oracle
15 35 (8.37%) MS Excel
15 35 (8.37%) Security Cleared
16 32 (7.66%) SC Cleared
16 32 (7.66%) ITIL
17 29 (6.94%) VMware
17 29 (6.94%) User Acceptance Testing
17 29 (6.94%) Analytical Skills
18 28 (6.70%) SQL Server
19 26 (6.22%) Service Delivery
19 26 (6.22%) Data Centre
20 25 (5.98%) Management Information System
20 25 (5.98%) Cisco

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 21 (5.02%) SharePoint
2 9 (2.15%) SAS
3 8 (1.91%) Skype for Business
4 5 (1.20%) CMS
5 4 (0.96%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (0.72%) Confluence
6 3 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (0.72%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.48%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.24%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.24%) SAP Portal
8 1 (0.24%) Umbraco
Applications
1 35 (8.37%) MS Excel
2 23 (5.50%) MS Office
3 10 (2.39%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (1.67%) MS Project
4 7 (1.67%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.24%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.24%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.24%) Simulink
5 1 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 44 (10.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 15 (3.59%) Oracle EBS
3 12 (2.87%) Oracle EBS R12
3 12 (2.87%) Primavera
4 8 (1.91%) Oracle iProcurement
4 8 (1.91%) Oracle Payables
5 5 (1.20%) Oracle Assets
5 5 (1.20%) Oracle Cash Management
5 5 (1.20%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 5 (1.20%) Oracle Payroll
5 5 (1.20%) Oracle Receivables
6 4 (0.96%) Oracle Applications
6 4 (0.96%) Oracle General Ledger
7 3 (0.72%) Unit4 Business World
8 2 (0.48%) Oracle 11i
8 2 (0.48%) Oracle Financials
8 2 (0.48%) SAP CO
8 2 (0.48%) SAP FI
8 2 (0.48%) SAP FI/CO
9 1 (0.24%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.11%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (3.11%) Office 365
2 8 (1.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.48%) IaaS
3 2 (0.48%) PaaS
3 2 (0.48%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (4.78%) Firewall
2 10 (2.39%) Network Security
3 9 (2.15%) LDAP
4 8 (1.91%) VPN
5 7 (1.67%) Cisco ISE
5 7 (1.67%) Internet
5 7 (1.67%) Intrusion Detection
6 6 (1.44%) DNS
6 6 (1.44%) LAN
6 6 (1.44%) WAN
6 6 (1.44%) Wireless
7 5 (1.20%) DHCP
7 5 (1.20%) TCP/IP
8 4 (0.96%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (0.96%) FWSM
8 4 (0.96%) Skype
8 4 (0.96%) Unified Communications
9 3 (0.72%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (0.72%) ISUP
9 3 (0.72%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (6.70%) SQL Server
2 20 (4.78%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (2.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (2.15%) MS Access
5 8 (1.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (1.67%) Oracle Database
7 6 (1.44%) QlikView
8 5 (1.20%) Oracle Discoverer
8 5 (1.20%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (0.96%) Base SAS
9 4 (0.96%) Big Data
9 4 (0.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (0.72%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (0.72%) SQL Server 2014
11 2 (0.48%) Data Mining
11 2 (0.48%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (0.48%) Oracle Database 12c
11 2 (0.48%) SAS Enterprise Guide
11 2 (0.48%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (1.67%) JIRA
2 3 (0.72%) Talend Open Studio
2 3 (0.72%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.48%) Cucumber
3 2 (0.48%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.48%) JUnit
3 2 (0.48%) Mockito
3 2 (0.48%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (0.48%) PhantomJS
3 2 (0.48%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.24%) Axure RP
4 1 (0.24%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.24%) ProC
4 1 (0.24%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.24%) Selenium
4 1 (0.24%) SpecFlow
4 1 (0.24%) WebDriver
General
1 65 (15.55%) Banking
2 57 (13.64%) Telecoms
3 56 (13.40%) Marketing
4 46 (11.00%) Manufacturing
5 44 (10.53%) Electronics
6 24 (5.74%) Retail
7 17 (4.07%) Retail Banking
8 7 (1.67%) General Ledger
9 5 (1.20%) Legal
10 3 (0.72%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.48%) Back Office
11 2 (0.48%) Billing
12 1 (0.24%) Advertising
12 1 (0.24%) Automotive
12 1 (0.24%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.24%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.24%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 141 (33.73%) Analyst
2 76 (18.18%) Developer
3 48 (11.48%) Business Analyst
4 36 (8.61%) Project Manager
5 29 (6.94%) SQL Developer
6 22 (5.26%) Financial Analyst
7 21 (5.02%) Architect
8 20 (4.78%) Consultant
9 17 (4.07%) Data Analyst
10 16 (3.83%) Security Analyst
10 16 (3.83%) Service Analyst
10 16 (3.83%) VBA Developer
11 15 (3.59%) Test Analyst
12 14 (3.35%) IT Analyst
13 13 (3.11%) Access Developer
13 13 (3.11%) Access VBA Developer
14 12 (2.87%) Project Planner
15 11 (2.63%) IT Manager
15 11 (2.63%) Senior Analyst
15 11 (2.63%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (4.31%) .NET
2 13 (3.11%) HTML
3 9 (2.15%) CSS
4 7 (1.67%) AngularJS
5 6 (1.44%) ASP.NET
6 5 (1.20%) jQuery
6 5 (1.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (1.20%) Web Services
7 4 (0.96%) SOAP
8 3 (0.72%) Oracle Fusion
8 3 (0.72%) Spring
9 2 (0.48%) ActiveMQ
9 2 (0.48%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (0.48%) CSS3
9 2 (0.48%) HTML5
9 2 (0.48%) REST
9 2 (0.48%) RESTful
9 2 (0.48%) Sass
9 2 (0.48%) Spring Boot
9 2 (0.48%) Thymeleaf
Miscellaneous
1 29 (6.94%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (6.22%) Data Centre
3 25 (5.98%) Management Information System
4 12 (2.87%) Computer Science
5 9 (2.15%) Virtual Team
6 7 (1.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 7 (1.67%) User Experience
7 6 (1.44%) Fat Client
7 6 (1.44%) Reference Data
7 6 (1.44%) Thin Client
8 5 (1.20%) Economics
9 4 (0.96%) Online Banking
10 3 (0.72%) Credit Risk
10 3 (0.72%) Data Extraction
10 3 (0.72%) Data Structures
10 3 (0.72%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.48%) Data Protection Act
11 2 (0.48%) Hybrid Cloud
11 2 (0.48%) Mathematics
11 2 (0.48%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 39 (9.33%) Windows
2 20 (4.78%) Linux
3 13 (3.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (2.63%) Windows 7
4 11 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (2.15%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (1.67%) Windows 10
6 7 (1.67%) Windows Server
6 7 (1.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (1.20%) Windows 8
8 3 (0.72%) Unix
9 2 (0.48%) Android
9 2 (0.48%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.24%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (19.38%) Stakeholder Management
2 66 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
3 59 (14.11%) Project Management
4 52 (12.44%) Programme Management
5 46 (11.00%) Digital Marketing
6 42 (10.05%) Agile Software Development
7 39 (9.33%) Migration
8 32 (7.66%) ITIL
9 29 (6.94%) User Acceptance Testing
10 26 (6.22%) Service Delivery
11 21 (5.02%) Business Analysis
12 20 (4.78%) Process Improvement
12 20 (4.78%) Risk Management
13 18 (4.31%) Data Migration
13 18 (4.31%) PRINCE2
14 17 (4.07%) Budgeting and Forecasting
15 16 (3.83%) Change Management
16 15 (3.59%) Data Analysis
17 14 (3.35%) Validation
17 14 (3.35%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 77 (18.42%) SQL
2 22 (5.26%) VBA
3 12 (2.87%) PowerShell
4 11 (2.63%) Java
5 9 (2.15%) C#
6 8 (1.91%) JavaScript
6 8 (1.91%) VB
7 7 (1.67%) PL/SQL
7 7 (1.67%) T-SQL
7 7 (1.67%) VBScript
8 4 (0.96%) VB.NET
9 2 (0.48%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.24%) ABAP
10 1 (0.24%) ActionScript
10 1 (0.24%) C
10 1 (0.24%) C++
10 1 (0.24%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.24%) Perl
10 1 (0.24%) PHP
10 1 (0.24%) Python
Qualifications
1 35 (8.37%) Security Cleared
2 32 (7.66%) SC Cleared
3 22 (5.26%) Degree
4 10 (2.39%) CISSP
5 7 (1.67%) ISEB
6 6 (1.44%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.72%) ACCA
7 3 (0.72%) APMP
7 3 (0.72%) CIMA
7 3 (0.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (0.48%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (0.48%) CIPD
8 2 (0.48%) CISA
8 2 (0.48%) CISM
8 2 (0.48%) CISMP
8 2 (0.48%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.24%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.24%) ISSAP
9 1 (0.24%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.35%) SLA
2 13 (3.11%) QA
3 10 (2.39%) PCI DSS
4 9 (2.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (1.20%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.24%) COBIT
6 1 (0.24%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.24%) SDET
System Software
1 22 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (5.02%) Active Directory
3 10 (2.39%) XenApp
4 9 (2.15%) XenDesktop
5 7 (1.67%) VMware ESX
6 5 (1.20%) Firmware
6 5 (1.20%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.72%) Virtual Desktop
8 2 (0.48%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.24%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (2.15%) SCCM
2 7 (1.67%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 4 (0.96%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (0.96%) NetBackup
3 4 (0.96%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 3 (0.72%) Cisco Prime
4 3 (0.72%) TeamSite
5 1 (0.24%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 55 (13.16%) SAP
2 44 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 37 (8.85%) Oracle
4 29 (6.94%) VMware
5 25 (5.98%) Cisco
6 15 (3.59%) Teradata
7 14 (3.35%) CheckPoint
8 12 (2.87%) Nokia
9 8 (1.91%) F5
9 8 (1.91%) HP
9 8 (1.91%) Red Hat
10 7 (1.67%) ArcSight
10 7 (1.67%) Cyber-Ark
10 7 (1.67%) Forcepoint
10 7 (1.67%) IBM
11 5 (1.20%) AppSense
11 5 (1.20%) Intel Security
11 5 (1.20%) IronPort
11 5 (1.20%) Wyse
12 4 (0.96%) Dell
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