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 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 10 21 6
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -15
Contract jobs citing Finance 14 10 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 12.07% 6.33% 11.97%
As % of the General category 60.87% 28.57% 37.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 10
Median daily rate £378 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.17% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £338 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £575 £426
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- +8.57%
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
23 35 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 19.83% 22.15% 31.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 18 16
Median daily rate £396 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.76% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £348 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £466 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 11
Median hourly rate £47.50 £42.50 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +28.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £42.30 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.50 £44.40 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.06 £24.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+7.46% -3.00%

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 May 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 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for Finance.

1 8 (44.44%) Data Protection
2 7 (38.89%) SQL
3 6 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 5 (27.78%) Manufacturing
4 5 (27.78%) Oracle
4 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
4 5 (27.78%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (22.22%) Marketing
5 4 (22.22%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (16.67%) FinalBuilder
6 3 (16.67%) DV Cleared
6 3 (16.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 3 (16.67%) SAP
6 3 (16.67%) VB
6 3 (16.67%) C++
6 3 (16.67%) ITIL
6 3 (16.67%) VC++
6 3 (16.67%) MS Access
6 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (16.67%) Configuration Management
6 3 (16.67%) Programme Management
6 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (16.67%) VB6
6 3 (16.67%) Electronics
6 3 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (11.11%) Automated Testing
7 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (11.11%) 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 1 (5.56%) Mule
1 1 (5.56%) Mule ESB
1 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle iProcurement
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (5.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) FinalBuilder
1 3 (16.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.56%) Maven
2 1 (5.56%) Selenium
General
1 6 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 5 (27.78%) Manufacturing
3 4 (22.22%) Marketing
4 3 (16.67%) Electronics
5 1 (5.56%) Advertising
5 1 (5.56%) Brand Awareness
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) C++ Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Applications Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Mortgage Business Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle Applications Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle Applications Technical Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle Technical Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Integration Developer
5 1 (5.56%) IT Operations Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Marketing Executive
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Marketing Executive
5 1 (5.56%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) XML
2 1 (5.56%) Apache Camel
2 1 (5.56%) Hibernate
2 1 (5.56%) JPA
2 1 (5.56%) JSON
2 1 (5.56%) Spring
2 1 (5.56%) Spring Integration
2 1 (5.56%) Spring MVC
2 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.56%) Copywriting
1 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
1 1 (5.56%) Fintech
1 1 (5.56%) Performance Metrics
1 1 (5.56%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Data Protection
2 5 (27.78%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (22.22%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 3 (16.67%) ITIL
4 3 (16.67%) Programme Management
4 3 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (11.11%) Automated Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Data Modelling
5 2 (11.11%) Order to Cash
5 2 (11.11%) Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (11.11%) SDLC
5 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.56%) Defect Management
6 1 (5.56%) Defect Tracking
6 1 (5.56%) Performance Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Software Delivery
6 1 (5.56%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) SQL
2 3 (16.67%) C++
2 3 (16.67%) VB
2 3 (16.67%) VB6
2 3 (16.67%) VC++
3 2 (11.11%) Java
3 2 (11.11%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.56%) Python
4 1 (5.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
2 3 (16.67%) DV Cleared
3 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.56%) Degree
4 1 (5.56%) ISEB
4 1 (5.56%) ISTQB
4 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Oracle
2 3 (16.67%) SAP
3 1 (5.56%) webMethods
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