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 19 February 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Financial
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 5 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 189 288 363
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 21.48% 28.83% 30.63%
As % of the General category 57.27% 60.00% 68.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 116 183
Median daily rate £406 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.14% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £280 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 3
Median hourly rate £22.50 £12.69 £12.42
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.27% +2.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £10.77 £10.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £30.27 £15.28
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £27.17 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+10.43% +64.63%

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
330 480 532
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 37.50% 48.05% 44.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 191 255
Median daily rate £400 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £206 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 4
Median hourly rate £23.75 £14.00 £14.21
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+69.64% -1.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.88 £10.24 £10.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.80 £37.50 £24.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £32.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-23.66% +45.55%

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 19 February 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 19 February 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 -4 127 £400 - 23
High Wycombe +6 6 £414 +18.21% 1
Aylesbury -5 2 £400 -6.70% 3
Amersham -2 1 £400 - 1
Buckingham - 1 - - 1
Finance
South East

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 98 (26.49%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (24.32%) Banking
3 66 (17.84%) Project Management
4 60 (16.22%) Scrum
5 55 (14.86%) ITIL
6 53 (14.32%) Microsoft
7 52 (14.05%) Security Cleared
8 50 (13.51%) SC Cleared
9 49 (13.24%) Java
10 46 (12.43%) PRINCE2
11 40 (10.81%) Oracle
12 37 (10.00%) MS Excel
13 32 (8.65%) SLA
14 31 (8.38%) Stakeholder Management
15 30 (8.11%) Retail
16 29 (7.84%) Service Management
16 29 (7.84%) Business Intelligence
16 29 (7.84%) Mobile App
17 28 (7.57%) MS Office
18 27 (7.30%) Business Analysis
19 26 (7.03%) Analytical Skills
20 24 (6.49%) Continuous Integration
20 24 (6.49%) Change Management
21 22 (5.95%) HTML
22 21 (5.68%) JavaScript
22 21 (5.68%) SQL
22 21 (5.68%) SAP
22 21 (5.68%) Unix
22 21 (5.68%) Linux
22 21 (5.68%) Android

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 16 (4.32%) SharePoint
2 11 (2.97%) WebSphere
3 10 (2.70%) BizTalk Server
4 8 (2.16%) Apache Spark
5 7 (1.89%) CMS
6 4 (1.08%) IIS
7 3 (0.81%) SAS
8 2 (0.54%) Apache
8 2 (0.54%) EPiServer
8 2 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.27%) CICS
9 1 (0.27%) Confluence
9 1 (0.27%) IBM HTTP Server
9 1 (0.27%) Liferay
9 1 (0.27%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.27%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.27%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.27%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 37 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 28 (7.57%) MS Office
3 19 (5.14%) MS Project
4 14 (3.78%) MS PowerPoint
5 13 (3.51%) MS Visio
6 4 (1.08%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.81%) InVision
8 1 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.27%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 9 (2.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (1.35%) Hyperion Planning
3 4 (1.08%) Staffware
4 3 (0.81%) Oracle ERP
4 3 (0.81%) Temenos T24
5 2 (0.54%) NetSuite
5 2 (0.54%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.27%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.27%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.27%) Cognos Planning
6 1 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.27%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.27%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.27%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.27%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.27%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.27%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.27%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.27%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.27%) StreamServe
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.62%) IaaS
1 6 (1.62%) PaaS
2 4 (1.08%) SaaS
3 3 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.54%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.27%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.51%) Firewall
2 10 (2.70%) Internet
2 10 (2.70%) WAN
3 8 (2.16%) ATM
4 7 (1.89%) MPLS
5 6 (1.62%) DNS
5 6 (1.62%) Intranet
5 6 (1.62%) SAN
6 5 (1.35%) ADSL
6 5 (1.35%) Ethernet
6 5 (1.35%) LAN
6 5 (1.35%) VoIP
7 4 (1.08%) LDAP
7 4 (1.08%) SSL
8 3 (0.81%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (0.81%) TCP/IP
8 3 (0.81%) VPN
8 3 (0.81%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (0.81%) Wireless
9 2 (0.54%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (5.41%) Big Data
2 19 (5.14%) Hadoop
3 12 (3.24%) DB2
4 11 (2.97%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (2.97%) SQL Server
5 8 (2.16%) BusinessObjects
5 8 (2.16%) NoSQL
6 7 (1.89%) Data Lake
7 6 (1.62%) Apache Hive
7 6 (1.62%) Essbase
7 6 (1.62%) HBase
7 6 (1.62%) Impala
8 5 (1.35%) PowerCenter
8 5 (1.35%) Relational Database
8 5 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (0.81%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (0.81%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 3 (0.81%) Sqoop
10 2 (0.54%) MongoDB
10 2 (0.54%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 14 (3.78%) JIRA
2 13 (3.51%) Git (software)
3 12 (3.24%) Selenium
4 10 (2.70%) Jenkins
5 4 (1.08%) Android Studio
5 4 (1.08%) Sonatype Nexus
6 3 (0.81%) Eclipse
6 3 (0.81%) JMeter
6 3 (0.81%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (0.81%) TeamCity
6 3 (0.81%) Visual Studio
6 3 (0.81%) WebDriver
7 2 (0.54%) Cucumber
7 2 (0.54%) Introscope
7 2 (0.54%) NeoLoad
8 1 (0.27%) Calabash
8 1 (0.27%) Grunt
8 1 (0.27%) Mockito
8 1 (0.27%) SonarQube
8 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 90 (24.32%) Banking
2 30 (8.11%) Retail
3 19 (5.14%) Automotive
4 17 (4.59%) Telecoms
5 16 (4.32%) Spanish Language
6 11 (2.97%) Marketing
7 10 (2.70%) Electronics
7 10 (2.70%) German Language
7 10 (2.70%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.35%) Financial Institution
9 4 (1.08%) Legal
10 3 (0.81%) Advertising
11 1 (0.27%) Dutch Language
11 1 (0.27%) French Language
11 1 (0.27%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.27%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.27%) Law
11 1 (0.27%) Military
11 1 (0.27%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 79 (21.35%) Analyst
2 67 (18.11%) Developer
3 33 (8.92%) Architect
3 33 (8.92%) Project Manager
4 24 (6.49%) Designer
5 23 (6.22%) Consultant
6 18 (4.86%) Business Analyst
7 16 (4.32%) Java Developer
8 15 (4.05%) Test Analyst
9 14 (3.78%) Financial Analyst
9 14 (3.78%) Service Architect
10 10 (2.70%) Administrator
10 10 (2.70%) Android Developer
10 10 (2.70%) IT Manager
10 10 (2.70%) SC Cleared Project Manager
10 10 (2.70%) Service Analyst
11 9 (2.43%) JavaScript Developer
11 9 (2.43%) UX Designer
12 8 (2.16%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 8 (2.16%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (5.95%) HTML
2 19 (5.14%) .NET
3 17 (4.59%) CSS
4 15 (4.05%) HTML5
5 14 (3.78%) SOAP
6 12 (3.24%) AngularJS
6 12 (3.24%) CSS3
7 9 (2.43%) Sass
8 8 (2.16%) ASP.NET
8 8 (2.16%) Kafka
8 8 (2.16%) Spring
9 7 (1.89%) Android SDK
9 7 (1.89%) Java EE
9 7 (1.89%) Node.js
9 7 (1.89%) Spring Boot
10 6 (1.62%) LESS
11 5 (1.35%) jQuery
11 5 (1.35%) OAuth
11 5 (1.35%) React
11 5 (1.35%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 29 (7.84%) Mobile App
2 26 (7.03%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (5.41%) Management Information System
4 15 (4.05%) User Experience
5 12 (3.24%) Mainframe
5 12 (3.24%) Mobile Banking
6 11 (2.97%) Visualisation
7 6 (1.62%) Computer Science
7 6 (1.62%) e-Health
8 5 (1.35%) Data Centre
8 5 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.35%) IVR
8 5 (1.35%) Performance Metrics
9 3 (0.81%) iPad
9 3 (0.81%) iPhone
9 3 (0.81%) Online Banking
9 3 (0.81%) Public Cloud
10 2 (0.54%) Clustering
10 2 (0.54%) CMDB
10 2 (0.54%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 21 (5.68%) Android
1 21 (5.68%) Linux
1 21 (5.68%) Unix
2 18 (4.86%) Windows
3 14 (3.78%) Apple iOS
4 8 (2.16%) zOS
5 5 (1.35%) Solaris
6 3 (0.81%) Windows 7
6 3 (0.81%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.54%) MVS
7 2 (0.54%) Windows NT
8 1 (0.27%) AIX
8 1 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.27%) VMS
8 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.27%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (26.49%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (17.84%) Project Management
3 60 (16.22%) Scrum
4 55 (14.86%) ITIL
5 46 (12.43%) PRINCE2
6 31 (8.38%) Stakeholder Management
7 29 (7.84%) Business Intelligence
7 29 (7.84%) Service Management
8 27 (7.30%) Business Analysis
9 24 (6.49%) Change Management
9 24 (6.49%) Continuous Integration
10 20 (5.41%) Programme Management
10 20 (5.41%) Service Design
11 18 (4.86%) Service Delivery
12 17 (4.59%) User Acceptance Testing
13 16 (4.32%) Logistics
13 16 (4.32%) TDD
14 14 (3.78%) Android Development
14 14 (3.78%) Incident Management
15 13 (3.51%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 49 (13.24%) Java
2 21 (5.68%) JavaScript
2 21 (5.68%) SQL
3 16 (4.32%) C#
4 9 (2.43%) PL/SQL
5 8 (2.16%) Python
6 6 (1.62%) Shell Script
7 5 (1.35%) C
8 4 (1.08%) JCL
8 4 (1.08%) PowerShell
8 4 (1.08%) Scala
9 3 (0.81%) ABAP
9 3 (0.81%) TypeScript
10 2 (0.54%) Apple Swift
10 2 (0.54%) COBOL
10 2 (0.54%) VB
11 1 (0.27%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.27%) Jython
11 1 (0.27%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 52 (14.05%) Security Cleared
2 50 (13.51%) SC Cleared
3 20 (5.41%) DV Cleared
4 15 (4.05%) Degree
5 13 (3.51%) ITIL Certification
6 11 (2.97%) APMP
6 11 (2.97%) ISEB
6 11 (2.97%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 7 (1.89%) CCNA
7 7 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (1.62%) ISTQB
9 4 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (0.81%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 3 (0.81%) MBA
10 3 (0.81%) PhD
10 3 (0.81%) PMP
11 2 (0.54%) APMG
11 2 (0.54%) CCNP
11 2 (0.54%) CISSP
11 2 (0.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (8.65%) SLA
2 12 (3.24%) QA
3 4 (1.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.81%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (0.81%) SDET
5 2 (0.54%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.27%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.27%) FATCA
6 1 (0.27%) IFRS
6 1 (0.27%) IFRS 9
6 1 (0.27%) ISO19770
6 1 (0.27%) ISO22301
6 1 (0.27%) MiFID
System Software
1 8 (2.16%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.81%) Apache Flume
3 2 (0.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.27%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (1.62%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.35%) CA Wily
2 5 (1.35%) SCCM
3 4 (1.08%) CA Spectrum
4 3 (0.81%) Nexpose
4 3 (0.81%) SCOM
5 2 (0.54%) Control-M
5 2 (0.54%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (0.54%) Nessus
5 2 (0.54%) Oozie
5 2 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.54%) Puppet
5 2 (0.54%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.27%) AppDNA
6 1 (0.27%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (0.27%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 53 (14.32%) Microsoft
2 40 (10.81%) Oracle
3 21 (5.68%) SAP
4 12 (3.24%) MicroStrategy
5 11 (2.97%) Avaya
6 10 (2.70%) Cisco
7 9 (2.43%) Remedy
8 8 (2.16%) F5
8 8 (2.16%) HP
9 7 (1.89%) CA
9 7 (1.89%) Genesys
9 7 (1.89%) IBM
9 7 (1.89%) VMware
10 6 (1.62%) Hyperion
10 6 (1.62%) Intel Security
11 5 (1.35%) Netezza
11 5 (1.35%) Symantec
12 4 (1.08%) Adobe
12 4 (1.08%) Cognos
12 4 (1.08%) ILOG
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