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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 3 4 5
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Contract jobs citing Finance 29 23 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 23.97% 18.70% 19.66%
As % of the General category 74.36% 65.71% 63.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 13 12
Median daily rate £370 £350 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £305 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £483 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £401 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.99% +0.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £20.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +21.21%
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
39 35 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 32.23% 28.46% 30.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 16 19
Median daily rate £365 £333 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.77% -11.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £510 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
- +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 5
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £30.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-31.66% +14.28%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 21 (45.65%) Data Protection
2 18 (39.13%) SQL
3 13 (28.26%) User Acceptance Testing
4 12 (26.09%) XML
5 9 (19.57%) Systems Analysis
5 9 (19.57%) Security Cleared
6 7 (15.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (15.22%) Spreadsheet
6 7 (15.22%) Feasibility Study
7 6 (13.04%) DV Cleared
7 6 (13.04%) Telecoms
7 6 (13.04%) Manufacturing
7 6 (13.04%) Automated Testing
7 6 (13.04%) .NET
7 6 (13.04%) Oracle
8 5 (10.87%) C#
8 5 (10.87%) C++
8 5 (10.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 5 (10.87%) Information Security
8 5 (10.87%) Information Security Management
8 5 (10.87%) Security Management
8 5 (10.87%) Test Scripting
8 5 (10.87%) ISMS
8 5 (10.87%) Performance Testing
8 5 (10.87%) Test Planning
8 5 (10.87%) Defect Management
8 5 (10.87%) Defect Tracking
9 4 (8.70%) Software Delivery
9 4 (8.70%) Management Information System
9 4 (8.70%) Oracle Applications

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 2 (4.35%) IIS
2 1 (2.17%) Mule
2 1 (2.17%) Mule ESB
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle 10gAS
2 1 (2.17%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.17%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (15.22%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (6.52%) Oracle 11i
2 3 (6.52%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (6.52%) Oracle General Ledger
2 3 (6.52%) Oracle iProcurement
2 3 (6.52%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (6.52%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 3 (6.52%) Oracle Receivables
2 3 (6.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) SaaS
2 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.17%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.52%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.35%) MS Access
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (4.35%) FinalBuilder
1 2 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (4.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.17%) Maven
2 1 (2.17%) Selenium
General
1 6 (13.04%) Manufacturing
1 6 (13.04%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.52%) Electronics
2 3 (6.52%) Marketing
3 2 (4.35%) Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (43.48%) Analyst
2 9 (19.57%) Developer
3 8 (17.39%) Business Analyst
4 6 (13.04%) Test Analyst
5 4 (8.70%) Business Systems Analyst
5 4 (8.70%) Consultant
5 4 (8.70%) Systems Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Applications Consultant
6 3 (6.52%) C# Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Mortgage Business Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Oracle Applications Consultant
6 3 (6.52%) Oracle Applications Technical Consultant
6 3 (6.52%) Oracle Consultant
6 3 (6.52%) Oracle Technical Consultant
6 3 (6.52%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (4.35%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Head of Information
7 2 (4.35%) Information Risk Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) IT Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) IT Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (26.09%) XML
2 6 (13.04%) .NET
3 4 (8.70%) .NET Framework
3 4 (8.70%) HTML
4 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET
5 2 (4.35%) ADO.NET
5 2 (4.35%) COM+
5 2 (4.35%) CSS
5 2 (4.35%) Web Services
5 2 (4.35%) WSDL
5 2 (4.35%) XML Schema
5 2 (4.35%) XSL
6 1 (2.17%) CSS3
6 1 (2.17%) Hibernate
6 1 (2.17%) HTML5
6 1 (2.17%) JPA
6 1 (2.17%) JSON
6 1 (2.17%) Spring
6 1 (2.17%) Spring Integration
6 1 (2.17%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.35%) Fintech
4 1 (2.17%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.17%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.70%) Linux
2 2 (4.35%) Solaris
2 2 (4.35%) Windows
3 1 (2.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (45.65%) Data Protection
2 13 (28.26%) User Acceptance Testing
3 9 (19.57%) Systems Analysis
4 7 (15.22%) Feasibility Study
4 7 (15.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (13.04%) Automated Testing
6 5 (10.87%) Defect Management
6 5 (10.87%) Defect Tracking
6 5 (10.87%) Information Security
6 5 (10.87%) Information Security Management
6 5 (10.87%) ISMS
6 5 (10.87%) Performance Testing
6 5 (10.87%) Security Management
6 5 (10.87%) Test Planning
6 5 (10.87%) Test Scripting
7 4 (8.70%) Business Analysis
7 4 (8.70%) ITIL
7 4 (8.70%) Programme Management
7 4 (8.70%) Software Delivery
8 3 (6.52%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (39.13%) SQL
2 5 (10.87%) C#
2 5 (10.87%) C++
3 4 (8.70%) VB
3 4 (8.70%) VB6
4 3 (6.52%) PL/SQL
4 3 (6.52%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.35%) Java
5 2 (4.35%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.35%) Python
5 2 (4.35%) VC++
6 1 (2.17%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.17%) PHP
6 1 (2.17%) Ruby
6 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (19.57%) Security Cleared
2 6 (13.04%) DV Cleared
3 3 (6.52%) ISEB
3 3 (6.52%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.35%) Degree
5 1 (2.17%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (2.17%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) Data Guard
1 1 (2.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (13.04%) Oracle
2 3 (6.52%) Sage
2 3 (6.52%) SAP
3 2 (4.35%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.17%) EMC
4 1 (2.17%) HP
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
DCV Technologies
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