The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 31 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 4 6 6
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 20 20 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 17.39% 15.04% 17.12%
As % of the General category 58.82% 62.50% 54.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 9 11
Median daily rate £375 £333 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.78% -6.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £320 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £660 £534 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.63 £21.26 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+1.72% +28.86%
Finance
Gloucestershire

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

General Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
34 32 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 29.57% 24.06% 31.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 13 16
Median daily rate £375 £331 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.20% +0.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £645 £510 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 6
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £25.83 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-22.57% +14.80%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for Finance.

1 15 (44.12%) Data Protection
2 13 (38.24%) SQL
3 10 (29.41%) User Acceptance Testing
4 9 (26.47%) Security Cleared
5 7 (20.59%) Systems Analysis
5 7 (20.59%) Telecoms
5 7 (20.59%) XML
6 6 (17.65%) Oracle
6 6 (17.65%) Manufacturing
6 6 (17.65%) Spreadsheet
6 6 (17.65%) DV Cleared
6 6 (17.65%) Feasibility Study
7 5 (14.71%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (14.71%) Information Security
7 5 (14.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (14.71%) ISMS
7 5 (14.71%) Information Security Management
7 5 (14.71%) Security Management
8 4 (11.76%) C++
8 4 (11.76%) VB
8 4 (11.76%) Programme Management
8 4 (11.76%) VB6
8 4 (11.76%) Automated Testing
9 3 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (8.82%) Electronics
9 3 (8.82%) Oracle Applications
9 3 (8.82%) Test Scripting
9 3 (8.82%) Digital Marketing
9 3 (8.82%) SC Cleared
9 3 (8.82%) Performance Testing

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 1 (2.94%) IIS
1 1 (2.94%) Mule
1 1 (2.94%) Mule ESB
1 1 (2.94%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (17.65%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Oracle 11i
1 3 (8.82%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (8.82%) Oracle General Ledger
1 3 (8.82%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (8.82%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 3 (8.82%) Oracle Receivables
1 3 (8.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.94%) SaaS
1 1 (2.94%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) MS Access
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) FinalBuilder
1 3 (8.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.94%) Maven
2 1 (2.94%) Selenium
2 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (20.59%) Telecoms
2 6 (17.65%) Manufacturing
3 3 (8.82%) Electronics
3 3 (8.82%) Marketing
4 1 (2.94%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (38.24%) Analyst
2 7 (20.59%) Developer
3 5 (14.71%) Business Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Consultant
4 4 (11.76%) Test Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Applications Consultant
5 3 (8.82%) C++ Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Mortgage Business Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Oracle Applications Consultant
5 3 (8.82%) Oracle Applications Technical Consultant
5 3 (8.82%) Oracle Consultant
5 3 (8.82%) Oracle Technical Consultant
5 3 (8.82%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (5.88%) Commercial Director
6 2 (5.88%) Head of Information Security
6 2 (5.88%) Head of Security
6 2 (5.88%) Information Security Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) IT Risk Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) IT Security Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Security Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.59%) XML
2 3 (8.82%) .NET
3 2 (5.88%) .NET Framework
3 2 (5.88%) HTML
4 1 (2.94%) ADO.NET
4 1 (2.94%) Apache Camel
4 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.94%) COM+
4 1 (2.94%) CSS
4 1 (2.94%) Hibernate
4 1 (2.94%) JPA
4 1 (2.94%) JSON
4 1 (2.94%) Spring
4 1 (2.94%) Spring Integration
4 1 (2.94%) Spring MVC
4 1 (2.94%) Web Services
4 1 (2.94%) WSDL
4 1 (2.94%) XML Schema
4 1 (2.94%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.88%) Fintech
3 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.94%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.82%) Linux
2 2 (5.88%) Windows
3 1 (2.94%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (44.12%) Data Protection
2 10 (29.41%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (20.59%) Systems Analysis
4 6 (17.65%) Feasibility Study
5 5 (14.71%) Information Security
5 5 (14.71%) Information Security Management
5 5 (14.71%) ISMS
5 5 (14.71%) Security Management
5 5 (14.71%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (11.76%) Automated Testing
6 4 (11.76%) Programme Management
7 3 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (8.82%) Configuration Management
7 3 (8.82%) Defect Management
7 3 (8.82%) Defect Tracking
7 3 (8.82%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (8.82%) Order to Cash
7 3 (8.82%) Performance Testing
7 3 (8.82%) Test Planning
7 3 (8.82%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 13 (38.24%) SQL
2 4 (11.76%) C++
2 4 (11.76%) VB
2 4 (11.76%) VB6
3 3 (8.82%) PL/SQL
3 3 (8.82%) VC++
4 2 (5.88%) C#
4 2 (5.88%) Java
4 2 (5.88%) Python
5 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.94%) PHP
5 1 (2.94%) Ruby
5 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (26.47%) Security Cleared
2 6 (17.65%) DV Cleared
3 3 (8.82%) SC Cleared
4 2 (5.88%) ISEB
5 1 (2.94%) Degree
5 1 (2.94%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.94%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (17.65%) Oracle
2 3 (8.82%) SAP
3 1 (2.94%) HP
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.94%) Sage
3 1 (2.94%) Salesforce.com
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Austin Fraser
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