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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 236 282 357
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 24.95% 24.02% 28.13%
As % of the General category 52.10% 59.12% 65.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 104 211
Median daily rate £415 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £267 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £516 £524 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 13
Median hourly rate £12.00 £17.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.42% +25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £18.66 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +6.62%
Finance
South East

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
453 477 547
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 47.89% 40.63% 43.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 207 182 297
Median daily rate £410 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 27
Median hourly rate £38.50 £40.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.75% +128.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.60 £16.10 £10.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £47.50 £24.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+9.89% -9.00%

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 31 May 2016.

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 31 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -1 171 £413 +25.00% 30
High Wycombe +8 7 £500 +29.03% 8
Marlow - 6 - - 1
Aylesbury - 2 £375 - 2
Finance
South East

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Finance.

1 146 (27.09%) Banking
2 89 (16.51%) Project Management
3 88 (16.33%) Agile Software Development
4 75 (13.91%) SQL
5 71 (13.17%) ITIL
6 69 (12.80%) Business Intelligence
7 65 (12.06%) PRINCE2
8 61 (11.32%) Windows
8 61 (11.32%) Java
9 60 (11.13%) Stakeholder Management
10 57 (10.58%) SAP
11 55 (10.20%) Oracle
11 55 (10.20%) Migration
12 48 (8.91%) Analytical Skills
13 47 (8.72%) SQL Server
13 47 (8.72%) Business Analysis
14 46 (8.53%) MS Excel
15 45 (8.35%) Retail
16 44 (8.16%) JavaScript
17 43 (7.98%) Microsoft
18 42 (7.79%) HTML
18 42 (7.79%) MS Office
19 41 (7.61%) SOAP
20 40 (7.42%) Unix
21 38 (7.05%) CSS
22 37 (6.86%) IBM
23 36 (6.68%) .NET
23 36 (6.68%) Spanish Language
24 34 (6.31%) Telecoms
25 33 (6.12%) Active Directory

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 30 (5.57%) WebSphere
2 27 (5.01%) SharePoint
3 21 (3.90%) Apache
3 21 (3.90%) SAS
4 14 (2.60%) MQSeries
5 12 (2.23%) IIS
6 9 (1.67%) BizTalk Server
6 9 (1.67%) Skype for Business
7 5 (0.93%) WebSphere Application Server
8 4 (0.74%) CICS
9 3 (0.56%) CMS
9 3 (0.56%) EPiServer CMS
9 3 (0.56%) MS Exchange
9 3 (0.56%) Node.js
10 2 (0.37%) MS Project Server
11 1 (0.19%) IBM HTTP Server
11 1 (0.19%) NetWeaver
11 1 (0.19%) WebSphere Portal
11 1 (0.19%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 46 (8.53%) MS Excel
2 42 (7.79%) MS Office
3 21 (3.90%) MS Project
4 12 (2.23%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (1.67%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.37%) SPSS
8 1 (0.19%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 30 (5.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 16 (2.97%) BusinessWorks
3 5 (0.93%) SAP FI
3 5 (0.93%) Staffware
3 5 (0.93%) Temenos T24
4 4 (0.74%) SAP R/3
5 2 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.37%) TIBCO iProcess
5 2 (0.37%) Unit4 Business World
6 1 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.19%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.19%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.19%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.74%) SaaS
2 1 (0.19%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.19%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.19%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (0.19%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (0.19%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (0.19%) AWS OpsWorks
2 1 (0.19%) Heroku
2 1 (0.19%) IaaS
2 1 (0.19%) PaaS
2 1 (0.19%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 18 (3.34%) ATM
2 16 (2.97%) SAN
3 14 (2.60%) Firewall
4 11 (2.04%) LDAP
4 11 (2.04%) SMTP
5 7 (1.30%) Internet
5 7 (1.30%) WAN
6 6 (1.11%) LAN
7 5 (0.93%) DNS
7 5 (0.93%) Intranet
8 4 (0.74%) HTTP
8 4 (0.74%) SSL
9 2 (0.37%) Broadband
9 2 (0.37%) FTP
9 2 (0.37%) NetScaler
9 2 (0.37%) TCP/IP
9 2 (0.37%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (0.19%) Cisco Nexus
10 1 (0.19%) Multicast
10 1 (0.19%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (8.72%) SQL Server
2 23 (4.27%) Data Warehouse
3 22 (4.08%) DB2
4 15 (2.78%) Big Data
4 15 (2.78%) PowerCenter
5 13 (2.41%) BusinessObjects
5 13 (2.41%) Data Mining
5 13 (2.41%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (2.23%) Oracle Database
7 9 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (1.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 9 (1.67%) SQL Server 2014
8 8 (1.48%) SAP BI
9 7 (1.30%) Relational Database
10 6 (1.11%) SAP BW
10 6 (1.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (0.93%) Crystal Reports
11 5 (0.93%) MongoDB
11 5 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
11 5 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (1.67%) HP UFT
2 7 (1.30%) Eclipse
3 6 (1.11%) Android Studio
3 6 (1.11%) Git (software)
3 6 (1.11%) Selenium
4 5 (0.93%) JIRA
4 5 (0.93%) Toad
4 5 (0.93%) Visual Studio
5 4 (0.74%) Grunt
5 4 (0.74%) gulp
5 4 (0.74%) webpack
6 3 (0.56%) eggPlant
6 3 (0.56%) Xcode
7 2 (0.37%) ERwin
7 2 (0.37%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.19%) Ant
8 1 (0.19%) Hudson
8 1 (0.19%) Introscope
8 1 (0.19%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.19%) Travis CI
General
1 146 (27.09%) Banking
2 45 (8.35%) Retail
3 36 (6.68%) Spanish Language
4 34 (6.31%) Telecoms
5 33 (6.12%) Marketing
6 31 (5.75%) Manufacturing
7 30 (5.57%) Electronics
8 14 (2.60%) Automotive
9 10 (1.86%) Retail Banking
10 9 (1.67%) Financial Institution
11 6 (1.11%) General Ledger
12 4 (0.74%) Back Office
12 4 (0.74%) Law
12 4 (0.74%) Legal
13 3 (0.56%) Portuguese Language
13 3 (0.56%) Wholesale Banking
14 2 (0.37%) Advertising
14 2 (0.37%) Billing
14 2 (0.37%) Corporate Banking
15 1 (0.19%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 181 (33.58%) Analyst
2 82 (15.21%) Developer
3 69 (12.80%) Business Analyst
4 61 (11.32%) Project Manager
5 35 (6.49%) Architect
6 32 (5.94%) Test Analyst
7 29 (5.38%) Financial Analyst
8 27 (5.01%) Banking Analyst
9 25 (4.64%) Service Analyst
10 21 (3.90%) Banking Business Analyst
10 21 (3.90%) IT Manager
11 20 (3.71%) Finance Business Analyst
11 20 (3.71%) Service Manager
11 20 (3.71%) Support Analyst
12 18 (3.34%) Administrator
12 18 (3.34%) Data Business Analyst
13 17 (3.15%) Consultant
14 16 (2.97%) Android Developer
15 15 (2.78%) Services Delivery Manager
15 15 (2.78%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (7.79%) HTML
2 41 (7.61%) SOAP
3 38 (7.05%) CSS
4 36 (6.68%) .NET
5 25 (4.64%) HTML5
6 23 (4.27%) XML
7 19 (3.53%) AngularJS
8 15 (2.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 14 (2.60%) REST
9 14 (2.60%) TIBCO EMS
10 13 (2.41%) CSS3
10 13 (2.41%) jQuery
11 11 (2.04%) Laravel
11 11 (2.04%) Middleware
12 10 (1.86%) Android SDK
13 9 (1.67%) ASP.NET
13 9 (1.67%) J2EE
13 9 (1.67%) XSLT
14 8 (1.48%) .NET Framework
14 8 (1.48%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 48 (8.91%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (5.38%) Management Information System
3 25 (4.64%) Mainframe
4 14 (2.60%) Credit Risk
5 13 (2.41%) Mobile App
5 13 (2.41%) Mobile Banking
5 13 (2.41%) User Experience
6 9 (1.67%) Data Centre
7 7 (1.30%) Data Integration
7 7 (1.30%) IBM Mainframe
7 7 (1.30%) Visualisation
8 6 (1.11%) Blockchain
8 6 (1.11%) Statistics
8 6 (1.11%) SWIFT
9 5 (0.93%) Clustering
9 5 (0.93%) Data Extraction
10 4 (0.74%) Cryptocurrency
10 4 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (0.56%) Data Structures
12 2 (0.37%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 61 (11.32%) Windows
2 40 (7.42%) Unix
3 22 (4.08%) Linux
4 16 (2.97%) Android
5 12 (2.23%) MVS
5 12 (2.23%) Windows 7
5 12 (2.23%) zOS
6 9 (1.67%) Windows Server
7 8 (1.48%) Windows NT
8 5 (0.93%) Apple iOS
9 4 (0.74%) AIX
10 3 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.37%) Solaris
11 2 (0.37%) VMS
11 2 (0.37%) Windows 10
11 2 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.19%) CoreOS
12 1 (0.19%) HPUX
12 1 (0.19%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (16.51%) Project Management
2 88 (16.33%) Agile Software Development
3 71 (13.17%) ITIL
4 69 (12.80%) Business Intelligence
5 65 (12.06%) PRINCE2
6 60 (11.13%) Stakeholder Management
7 55 (10.20%) Migration
8 47 (8.72%) Business Analysis
9 32 (5.94%) Service Delivery
10 31 (5.75%) Programme Management
11 30 (5.57%) Digital Marketing
12 29 (5.38%) User Acceptance Testing
12 29 (5.38%) Waterfall
13 27 (5.01%) Service Management
14 25 (4.64%) Incident Management
15 24 (4.45%) TOGAF
15 24 (4.45%) Web Development
16 23 (4.27%) Scrum
17 21 (3.90%) Change Management
18 19 (3.53%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 75 (13.91%) SQL
2 61 (11.32%) Java
3 44 (8.16%) JavaScript
4 28 (5.19%) C#
5 20 (3.71%) PHP
6 18 (3.34%) PL/SQL
7 17 (3.15%) VB
8 15 (2.78%) PowerShell
9 13 (2.41%) JCL
10 11 (2.04%) COBOL
11 10 (1.86%) Perl
12 8 (1.48%) T-SQL
13 6 (1.11%) ABAP
13 6 (1.11%) Shell Script
14 5 (0.93%) Python
15 4 (0.74%) Apple Swift
15 4 (0.74%) Bash Shell
15 4 (0.74%) CoffeeScript
15 4 (0.74%) TypeScript
16 3 (0.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 32 (5.94%) Security Cleared
2 30 (5.57%) SC Cleared
3 21 (3.90%) ISEB
4 19 (3.53%) ITIL Certification
5 17 (3.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 16 (2.97%) Degree
7 14 (2.60%) DV Cleared
8 13 (2.41%) PMP
9 12 (2.23%) PMI Certification
10 8 (1.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 7 (1.30%) ISTQB
11 7 (1.30%) MCSE
11 7 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (1.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 5 (0.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 4 (0.74%) APMP
14 3 (0.56%) CISSP
14 3 (0.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 2 (0.37%) CISM
15 2 (0.37%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (5.19%) SLA
2 20 (3.71%) Data Quality
3 17 (3.15%) QA
4 5 (0.93%) COBIT
5 4 (0.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.74%) SEPA
6 2 (0.37%) PMBOK
7 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.19%) MiFID
System Software
1 33 (6.12%) Active Directory
2 12 (2.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.30%) XenApp
4 6 (1.11%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (0.74%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 3 (0.56%) Veritas File System
7 2 (0.37%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.37%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 2 (0.37%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.19%) Docker
8 1 (0.19%) HDFS
8 1 (0.19%) Xen
Systems Management
1 17 (3.15%) HP Quality Center
2 13 (2.41%) Control-M
3 10 (1.86%) CA Wily
4 7 (1.30%) Tivoli
5 4 (0.74%) SCCM
5 4 (0.74%) SCOM
6 3 (0.56%) CA Endevor
7 1 (0.19%) cPanel
7 1 (0.19%) MAINVIEW
7 1 (0.19%) Mesos
7 1 (0.19%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.19%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.19%) Puppet
7 1 (0.19%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 57 (10.58%) SAP
2 55 (10.20%) Oracle
3 43 (7.98%) Microsoft
4 37 (6.86%) IBM
5 18 (3.34%) TIBCO
6 16 (2.97%) Remedy
7 15 (2.78%) HP
7 15 (2.78%) VMware
8 12 (2.23%) Axway
9 11 (2.04%) Citrix
9 11 (2.04%) Intel Security
10 10 (1.86%) AppSense
10 10 (1.86%) Informatica
11 9 (1.67%) CommVault
12 8 (1.48%) EMC
13 6 (1.11%) 3PAR
13 6 (1.11%) NetApp
14 5 (0.93%) Temenos
15 3 (0.56%) MicroStrategy
15 3 (0.56%) Veritas
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