The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Financial
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 199 306 336
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 23.19% 31.35% 29.19%
As % of the General category 60.67% 60.00% 64.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 124 187
Median daily rate £415 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £267 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £454
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 5
Median hourly rate - £12.69 £12.42
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.19%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.25 £26.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.60% +60.60%

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

General Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
328 510 521
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 38.23% 52.25% 45.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 198 261
Median daily rate £413 £366 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.62% +1.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £247 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 10
Median hourly rate £11.00 £15.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% +36.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.73 £10.24 £9.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £37.50 £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +30.00%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Finance
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -2 133 £415 +10.66% 22
High Wycombe +1 5 £414 +18.21% 5
Aylesbury 0 1 - - 1
Amersham -2 1 £400 - 1
Buckingham - 1 - - 1
Marlow - 1 £180 -
Finance
South East

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Finance.

1 86 (23.89%) Banking
1 86 (23.89%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (16.67%) Project Management
3 53 (14.72%) Scrum
4 52 (14.44%) Java
4 52 (14.44%) ITIL
5 44 (12.22%) Microsoft
6 43 (11.94%) Security Cleared
7 41 (11.39%) PRINCE2
8 40 (11.11%) SC Cleared
9 38 (10.56%) SLA
10 36 (10.00%) Retail
11 34 (9.44%) Oracle
12 33 (9.17%) MS Excel
12 33 (9.17%) Business Intelligence
13 30 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
14 28 (7.78%) Stakeholder Management
15 27 (7.50%) Business Analysis
16 26 (7.22%) Unix
17 24 (6.67%) SAP
17 24 (6.67%) Change Management
17 24 (6.67%) Service Management
17 24 (6.67%) Big Data
18 23 (6.39%) MS Office
18 23 (6.39%) SQL
18 23 (6.39%) Hadoop
19 22 (6.11%) Windows
20 20 (5.56%) Mainframe
20 20 (5.56%) Automotive
20 20 (5.56%) Degree

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 14 (3.89%) SharePoint
2 11 (3.06%) WebSphere
3 10 (2.78%) BizTalk Server
4 9 (2.50%) Apache Spark
5 7 (1.94%) CMS
6 4 (1.11%) IIS
7 3 (0.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (0.83%) SAS
8 2 (0.56%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.56%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.28%) Apache
9 1 (0.28%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.28%) CICS
9 1 (0.28%) EPiServer CMS
9 1 (0.28%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.28%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.28%) Tomcat
Applications
1 33 (9.17%) MS Excel
2 23 (6.39%) MS Office
3 19 (5.28%) MS Project
4 13 (3.61%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (2.22%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.56%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.28%) InVision
7 1 (0.28%) Open Workbench
7 1 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (2.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (1.39%) Hyperion Planning
2 5 (1.39%) SAP FI
3 4 (1.11%) Staffware
4 3 (0.83%) SAP CO
4 3 (0.83%) SAP FI/CO
4 3 (0.83%) Temenos T24
5 2 (0.56%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.28%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.28%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.28%) Cognos Planning
6 1 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.28%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.28%) StreamServe
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.67%) PaaS
2 3 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.56%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (0.56%) IaaS
3 2 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.17%) Firewall
2 9 (2.50%) Internet
3 8 (2.22%) ATM
3 8 (2.22%) WAN
4 7 (1.94%) SSL
4 7 (1.94%) TCP/IP
5 6 (1.67%) MPLS
5 6 (1.67%) SAN
6 5 (1.39%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (1.39%) DNS
6 5 (1.39%) Intranet
6 5 (1.39%) VPN
6 5 (1.39%) Wireless
7 4 (1.11%) ADSL
7 4 (1.11%) Ethernet
7 4 (1.11%) LAN
7 4 (1.11%) LDAP
7 4 (1.11%) VoIP
8 3 (0.83%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (0.83%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (6.67%) Big Data
2 23 (6.39%) Hadoop
3 16 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
4 15 (4.17%) DB2
5 14 (3.89%) SQL Server
6 12 (3.33%) BusinessObjects
7 9 (2.50%) NoSQL
8 7 (1.94%) Apache Hive
8 7 (1.94%) Data Lake
8 7 (1.94%) HBase
8 7 (1.94%) Impala
9 6 (1.67%) Essbase
9 6 (1.67%) PowerCenter
10 5 (1.39%) Relational Database
10 5 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (1.11%) Apache Cassandra
11 4 (1.11%) MongoDB
11 4 (1.11%) SAP Data Services
11 4 (1.11%) Sqoop
12 3 (0.83%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 11 (3.06%) Selenium
2 9 (2.50%) JIRA
3 8 (2.22%) Git (software)
4 6 (1.67%) Jenkins
5 4 (1.11%) Android Studio
5 4 (1.11%) Visual Studio
6 3 (0.83%) Eclipse
6 3 (0.83%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (0.83%) Sonatype Nexus
6 3 (0.83%) WebDriver
7 2 (0.56%) JMeter
7 2 (0.56%) NeoLoad
7 2 (0.56%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.28%) Grunt
8 1 (0.28%) gulp
8 1 (0.28%) HP UFT
8 1 (0.28%) Maven
8 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.28%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (0.28%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 86 (23.89%) Banking
2 36 (10.00%) Retail
3 20 (5.56%) Automotive
4 18 (5.00%) Spanish Language
4 18 (5.00%) Telecoms
5 13 (3.61%) German Language
6 11 (3.06%) Marketing
7 10 (2.78%) Electronics
7 10 (2.78%) Manufacturing
8 7 (1.94%) Financial Institution
9 4 (1.11%) Legal
10 2 (0.56%) Advertising
11 1 (0.28%) Dutch Language
11 1 (0.28%) French Language
11 1 (0.28%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.28%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.28%) Military
Job Titles
1 83 (23.06%) Analyst
2 61 (16.94%) Developer
3 40 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 33 (9.17%) Architect
5 22 (6.11%) Consultant
6 18 (5.00%) Business Analyst
7 17 (4.72%) Designer
7 17 (4.72%) Java Developer
8 14 (3.89%) Service Architect
9 13 (3.61%) Financial Analyst
10 11 (3.06%) Administrator
10 11 (3.06%) Test Analyst
11 10 (2.78%) IT Manager
12 8 (2.22%) Android Developer
12 8 (2.22%) Programme Manager
12 8 (2.22%) SC Cleared Project Manager
12 8 (2.22%) Scrum Master
12 8 (2.22%) Support Analyst
12 8 (2.22%) UX Designer
13 7 (1.94%) Hadoop Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (5.00%) .NET
1 18 (5.00%) HTML
2 13 (3.61%) CSS
3 11 (3.06%) HTML5
3 11 (3.06%) SOAP
4 10 (2.78%) AngularJS
5 8 (2.22%) CSS3
5 8 (2.22%) Kafka
6 7 (1.94%) ASP.NET
6 7 (1.94%) Java EE
6 7 (1.94%) Spring
6 7 (1.94%) Spring Boot
7 6 (1.67%) XML
8 5 (1.39%) 802.1X
8 5 (1.39%) Android SDK
8 5 (1.39%) J2EE
8 5 (1.39%) Middleware
8 5 (1.39%) Node.js
8 5 (1.39%) OAuth
8 5 (1.39%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 30 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (5.56%) Mainframe
2 20 (5.56%) Mobile App
3 16 (4.44%) Management Information System
4 12 (3.33%) User Experience
5 11 (3.06%) Mobile Banking
6 10 (2.78%) Visualisation
7 7 (1.94%) Computer Science
7 7 (1.94%) IBM Mainframe
8 5 (1.39%) Blackberry
8 5 (1.39%) Data Centre
8 5 (1.39%) Performance Metrics
9 4 (1.11%) IVR
10 3 (0.83%) Clustering
10 3 (0.83%) Credit Risk
10 3 (0.83%) Cyberthreat
10 3 (0.83%) e-Health
10 3 (0.83%) iPad
10 3 (0.83%) iPhone
10 3 (0.83%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 26 (7.22%) Unix
2 22 (6.11%) Windows
3 15 (4.17%) Linux
4 14 (3.89%) Android
5 9 (2.50%) Apple iOS
6 8 (2.22%) zOS
7 5 (1.39%) MVS
7 5 (1.39%) Solaris
7 5 (1.39%) Windows 7
7 5 (1.39%) Windows NT
7 5 (1.39%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.28%) AIX
8 1 (0.28%) Kali Linux
8 1 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.28%) VMS
8 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (23.89%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (16.67%) Project Management
3 53 (14.72%) Scrum
4 52 (14.44%) ITIL
5 41 (11.39%) PRINCE2
6 33 (9.17%) Business Intelligence
7 28 (7.78%) Stakeholder Management
8 27 (7.50%) Business Analysis
9 24 (6.67%) Change Management
9 24 (6.67%) Service Management
10 20 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
11 19 (5.28%) Programme Management
12 18 (5.00%) Service Design
13 16 (4.44%) Data Modelling
13 16 (4.44%) Logistics
14 15 (4.17%) B2C
14 15 (4.17%) CRM
14 15 (4.17%) Service Delivery
15 14 (3.89%) TDD
15 14 (3.89%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 52 (14.44%) Java
2 23 (6.39%) SQL
3 17 (4.72%) C#
4 16 (4.44%) JavaScript
5 12 (3.33%) PL/SQL
6 11 (3.06%) Python
7 6 (1.67%) PowerShell
7 6 (1.67%) Scala
8 5 (1.39%) C
8 5 (1.39%) Shell Script
8 5 (1.39%) VB
9 4 (1.11%) JCL
10 2 (0.56%) ABAP
10 2 (0.56%) Apple Swift
10 2 (0.56%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.56%) COBOL
10 2 (0.56%) Jython
10 2 (0.56%) Korn
10 2 (0.56%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.28%) Perl
Qualifications
1 43 (11.94%) Security Cleared
2 40 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 20 (5.56%) Degree
4 15 (4.17%) DV Cleared
5 12 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 11 (3.06%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (2.22%) APMP
7 8 (2.22%) ISEB
8 6 (1.67%) CCNA
8 6 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (1.39%) PMP
10 4 (1.11%) ISTQB
11 3 (0.83%) CEH
11 3 (0.83%) CISSP
11 3 (0.83%) GCIA
11 3 (0.83%) GCIH
11 3 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (0.83%) PhD
11 3 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (0.83%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (10.56%) SLA
2 8 (2.22%) QA
3 5 (1.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.83%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (0.83%) SDET
5 2 (0.56%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.28%) FATCA
6 1 (0.28%) ISO22301
6 1 (0.28%) MiFID
System Software
1 10 (2.78%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.11%) Apache Flume
3 2 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.28%) HDFS
4 1 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.28%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (1.67%) CA Wily
1 6 (1.67%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.39%) Control-M
2 5 (1.39%) Nexpose
2 5 (1.39%) SCCM
3 4 (1.11%) Tivoli
4 3 (0.83%) CA Spectrum
5 2 (0.56%) Nessus
5 2 (0.56%) Oozie
5 2 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.56%) Puppet
6 1 (0.28%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (0.28%) Hadoop YARN
6 1 (0.28%) HP SIM
6 1 (0.28%) ITRS Geneos
6 1 (0.28%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.28%) SCOM
Vendors
1 44 (12.22%) Microsoft
2 34 (9.44%) Oracle
3 24 (6.67%) SAP
4 13 (3.61%) IBM
5 12 (3.33%) MicroStrategy
6 11 (3.06%) Cisco
7 10 (2.78%) Avaya
8 9 (2.50%) F5
8 9 (2.50%) HP
9 7 (1.94%) Intel Security
9 7 (1.94%) Remedy
9 7 (1.94%) Symantec
10 6 (1.67%) Genesys
10 6 (1.67%) Hyperion
11 5 (1.39%) ArcSight
11 5 (1.39%) Blue Coat
11 5 (1.39%) Juniper
11 5 (1.39%) Netezza
11 5 (1.39%) Sourcefire
11 5 (1.39%) TippingPoint
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