The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 19 January 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Financial
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 5 6 7
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Contract jobs citing Finance 76 97 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 20.88% 20.46% 13.82%
As % of the General category 71.03% 65.99% 50.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 65 39
Median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £310 £174
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £483 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 7 4
Median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £20.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +32.53%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.25 £26.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+10.37% +60.60%

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

General Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
107 147 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 29.40% 31.01% 27.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 92 62
Median daily rate £415 £415 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 15 19
Median hourly rate £27.50 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.29% +6.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +25.00%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Finance
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 19 January 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
Gloucester -2 22 £463 +20.91% 4
Cirencester -2 5 £325 -7.14%
Cheltenham +2 4 £430 +4.24% 14
Finance
South West

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Finance.

1 43 (24.02%) Banking
2 41 (22.91%) SQL
3 37 (20.67%) PRINCE2
4 36 (20.11%) Business Intelligence
5 35 (19.55%) Agile Software Development
6 34 (18.99%) User Acceptance Testing
6 34 (18.99%) Security Cleared
7 30 (16.76%) Scrum
8 28 (15.64%) Project Management
9 26 (14.53%) Stakeholder Management
9 26 (14.53%) Retail
9 26 (14.53%) Change Control
10 25 (13.97%) DV Cleared
10 25 (13.97%) Marketing
10 25 (13.97%) Telecoms
11 24 (13.41%) Migration
11 24 (13.41%) Risk Management
12 23 (12.85%) Electronics
12 23 (12.85%) Manufacturing
12 23 (12.85%) Programme Management
12 23 (12.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 23 (12.85%) Business Analysis
12 23 (12.85%) SAP
12 23 (12.85%) Digital Marketing
13 22 (12.29%) Document Management
14 21 (11.73%) Requirements Management
14 21 (11.73%) C
14 21 (11.73%) Information Assurance
14 21 (11.73%) Continuous Improvement
15 20 (11.17%) Data Protection

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 10 (5.59%) SAS
2 6 (3.35%) Mule
2 6 (3.35%) Mule ESB
3 4 (2.23%) Apache
3 4 (2.23%) Confluence
4 2 (1.12%) Alfresco
4 2 (1.12%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.12%) IIS
4 2 (1.12%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.12%) Oracle 10gAS
4 2 (1.12%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.12%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.12%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.56%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.56%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.56%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.56%) CMS
5 1 (0.56%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (3.91%) MS Office
1 7 (3.91%) MS Visio
2 6 (3.35%) MS Project
2 6 (3.35%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (1.12%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 23 (12.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (2.79%) Unit4 Business World
3 2 (1.12%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (1.12%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.12%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.91%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.79%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (2.79%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 4 (2.23%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.12%) ATM
2 1 (0.56%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (0.56%) Firewall
2 1 (0.56%) Intranet
2 1 (0.56%) LAN
2 1 (0.56%) LDAP
2 1 (0.56%) SAN
2 1 (0.56%) SSH
2 1 (0.56%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (0.56%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.56%) VLAN
2 1 (0.56%) VPN
2 1 (0.56%) WAN
2 1 (0.56%) Wireless
2 1 (0.56%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (8.94%) SQL Server
2 15 (8.38%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (5.03%) BusinessObjects
4 6 (3.35%) Relational Database
5 5 (2.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (2.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (2.23%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
6 4 (2.23%) OLAP
6 4 (2.23%) Oracle OLAP
6 4 (2.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (2.23%) Star Schema
7 3 (1.68%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 3 (1.68%) BusinessObjects XI
7 3 (1.68%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.68%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.12%) Apache Accumulo
8 2 (1.12%) Big Data
8 2 (1.12%) MySQL
8 2 (1.12%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.12%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 7 (3.91%) Subversion
2 5 (2.79%) JIRA
2 5 (2.79%) Maven
2 5 (2.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (2.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (2.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (1.68%) ERwin
4 3 (1.68%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.68%) JUnit
4 3 (1.68%) Selenium
5 2 (1.12%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.56%) Ant
6 1 (0.56%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.56%) EasyMock
6 1 (0.56%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.56%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.56%) TestComplete
6 1 (0.56%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.56%) Zephyr
General
1 43 (24.02%) Banking
2 26 (14.53%) Retail
3 25 (13.97%) Marketing
3 25 (13.97%) Telecoms
4 23 (12.85%) Electronics
4 23 (12.85%) Manufacturing
5 20 (11.17%) Retail Banking
6 5 (2.79%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.12%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.56%) Games
8 1 (0.56%) Law
8 1 (0.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 49 (27.37%) Analyst
2 31 (17.32%) Developer
3 26 (14.53%) Business Analyst
4 22 (12.29%) Project Officer
5 17 (9.50%) Test Manager
6 14 (7.82%) Project Support Officer
6 14 (7.82%) Support Officer
6 14 (7.82%) Test Analyst
7 11 (6.15%) Insurance Business Analyst
7 11 (6.15%) Java Developer
8 9 (5.03%) .NET Developer
8 9 (5.03%) Consultant
9 8 (4.47%) Architect
10 7 (3.91%) Finance Manager
10 7 (3.91%) Test Leader
11 6 (3.35%) Business Intelligence Consultant
11 6 (3.35%) Business Systems Analyst
11 6 (3.35%) Project Manager
11 6 (3.35%) Senior Developer
11 6 (3.35%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (11.17%) XML
2 16 (8.94%) .NET
3 14 (7.82%) HTML
4 10 (5.59%) ASP.NET
4 10 (5.59%) CSS
4 10 (5.59%) JSON
4 10 (5.59%) Spring
5 9 (5.03%) .NET Framework
5 9 (5.03%) Web Services
6 8 (4.47%) AngularJS
6 8 (4.47%) HTML5
6 8 (4.47%) jQuery
6 8 (4.47%) Spring MVC
7 7 (3.91%) Apache Camel
8 6 (3.35%) Hibernate
8 6 (3.35%) JPA
8 6 (3.35%) LINQ
8 6 (3.35%) Spring Integration
9 5 (2.79%) KnockoutJS
9 5 (2.79%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (2.79%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (2.23%) Management Information System
3 3 (1.68%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (1.12%) Blackberry
4 2 (1.12%) User Experience
4 2 (1.12%) Wiki
5 1 (0.56%) Clustering
5 1 (0.56%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.56%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (0.56%) Fintech
5 1 (0.56%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (5.59%) Unix
2 7 (3.91%) Linux
3 4 (2.23%) Windows
4 2 (1.12%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.12%) CentOS
4 2 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.12%) Solaris
4 2 (1.12%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (20.67%) PRINCE2
2 36 (20.11%) Business Intelligence
3 35 (19.55%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (18.99%) User Acceptance Testing
5 30 (16.76%) Scrum
6 28 (15.64%) Project Management
7 26 (14.53%) Change Control
7 26 (14.53%) Stakeholder Management
8 24 (13.41%) Migration
8 24 (13.41%) Risk Management
9 23 (12.85%) Business Analysis
9 23 (12.85%) Digital Marketing
9 23 (12.85%) Programme Management
10 22 (12.29%) Document Management
11 21 (11.73%) Continuous Improvement
11 21 (11.73%) Information Assurance
11 21 (11.73%) Requirements Management
12 20 (11.17%) Data Protection
13 18 (10.06%) Defect Management
14 16 (8.94%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 41 (22.91%) SQL
2 21 (11.73%) C
3 19 (10.61%) Java
4 15 (8.38%) JavaScript
5 13 (7.26%) PL/SQL
6 11 (6.15%) C#
7 8 (4.47%) Shell Script
8 5 (2.79%) T-SQL
9 4 (2.23%) C++
10 3 (1.68%) Perl
10 3 (1.68%) VB
10 3 (1.68%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.12%) PHP
11 2 (1.12%) Ruby
11 2 (1.12%) VB6
12 1 (0.56%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.56%) COBOL
12 1 (0.56%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.56%) VBA
12 1 (0.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 34 (18.99%) Security Cleared
2 25 (13.97%) DV Cleared
3 19 (10.61%) ISEB
4 16 (8.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 11 (6.15%) APMG
5 11 (6.15%) Degree
6 5 (2.79%) ISTQB
7 4 (2.23%) HNC
7 4 (2.23%) HND
7 4 (2.23%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.56%) CCNA
8 1 (0.56%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.56%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.79%) QA
2 4 (2.23%) Basel II
2 4 (2.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (1.68%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.56%) COREP
4 1 (0.56%) FINREP
System Software
1 2 (1.12%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (1.12%) SRDF
1 2 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.12%) Data Guard
1 2 (1.12%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 1 (0.56%) FortiGate
2 1 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.56%) Kibana
Vendors
1 23 (12.85%) SAP
2 15 (8.38%) Oracle
3 9 (5.03%) Microsoft
4 8 (4.47%) Teradata
5 4 (2.23%) MicroStrategy
6 3 (1.68%) Sage
6 3 (1.68%) VMware
7 2 (1.12%) Citrix
7 2 (1.12%) EMC
7 2 (1.12%) HP
7 2 (1.12%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.12%) Twitter
8 1 (0.56%) Apple
8 1 (0.56%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.56%) Cisco
8 1 (0.56%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.56%) Fortinet
8 1 (0.56%) Juniper
8 1 (0.56%) RedGate
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