The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Financial
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 3 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 134 217 229
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 21.75% 30.74% 29.06%
As % of the General category 64.42% 59.45% 70.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 88 127
Median daily rate £415 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £270 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £508 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Median hourly rate - £12.00 £12.42
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -3.38%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+1.85% +63.63%

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

General Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
208 365 324
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 33.77% 51.70% 41.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 141 182
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £532 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 3
Median hourly rate £8.75 £12.69 £12.42
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.06% +2.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.60 £10.24 £10.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.36 £14.50 £16.08
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £33.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-19.69% +32.00%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 17 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Finance.

1 62 (24.90%) Banking
2 52 (20.88%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (19.28%) Project Management
4 47 (18.88%) ITIL
5 38 (15.26%) Security Cleared
6 36 (14.46%) SC Cleared
7 35 (14.06%) SLA
7 35 (14.06%) Microsoft
8 34 (13.65%) Scrum
9 33 (13.25%) PRINCE2
9 33 (13.25%) Retail
10 30 (12.05%) Java
11 28 (11.24%) Analytical Skills
12 27 (10.84%) Oracle
13 26 (10.44%) Business Intelligence
14 24 (9.64%) Windows
15 22 (8.84%) MS Excel
15 22 (8.84%) Service Management
16 21 (8.43%) Change Management
16 21 (8.43%) Stakeholder Management
16 21 (8.43%) Unix
16 21 (8.43%) MS Office
17 20 (8.03%) SAP
18 19 (7.63%) Automotive
18 19 (7.63%) Business Analysis
19 18 (7.23%) Degree
19 18 (7.23%) SQL
19 18 (7.23%) Service Design
20 16 (6.43%) MS Project
20 16 (6.43%) Spanish Language

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 9 (3.61%) SharePoint
2 8 (3.21%) WebSphere
3 7 (2.81%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (1.61%) CMS
5 3 (1.20%) Apache Spark
5 3 (1.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (1.20%) SAS
6 2 (0.80%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.80%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.40%) Apache
7 1 (0.40%) CICS
7 1 (0.40%) IIS
7 1 (0.40%) Tomcat
Applications
1 22 (8.84%) MS Excel
2 21 (8.43%) MS Office
3 16 (6.43%) MS Project
4 9 (3.61%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (2.81%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.40%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.40%) Open Workbench
6 1 (0.40%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (3.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (1.61%) Hyperion Planning
2 4 (1.61%) Staffware
3 3 (1.20%) SAP FI
3 3 (1.20%) Temenos T24
4 1 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.40%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.40%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.20%) PaaS
2 2 (0.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.40%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.22%) Firewall
2 9 (3.61%) Internet
3 7 (2.81%) SSL
3 7 (2.81%) TCP/IP
4 6 (2.41%) WAN
5 5 (2.01%) ATM
5 5 (2.01%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (2.01%) VPN
5 5 (2.01%) Wireless
6 4 (1.61%) ADSL
6 4 (1.61%) Ethernet
6 4 (1.61%) LDAP
6 4 (1.61%) MPLS
6 4 (1.61%) VoIP
7 3 (1.20%) DNS
7 3 (1.20%) Intranet
7 3 (1.20%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (1.20%) SAN
8 2 (0.80%) HTTP
8 2 (0.80%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.02%) Big Data
1 10 (4.02%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (3.61%) BusinessObjects
3 8 (3.21%) DB2
4 7 (2.81%) Hadoop
5 6 (2.41%) SQL Server
6 5 (2.01%) Essbase
7 4 (1.61%) Relational Database
7 4 (1.61%) SAP Data Services
7 4 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.20%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (1.20%) Apache Hive
8 3 (1.20%) Impala
8 3 (1.20%) MongoDB
8 3 (1.20%) PowerCenter
8 3 (1.20%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 2 (0.80%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (0.80%) Data Lake
9 2 (0.80%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.80%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (2.81%) JIRA
2 5 (2.01%) Git (software)
2 5 (2.01%) Selenium
3 3 (1.20%) Android Studio
3 3 (1.20%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (1.20%) WebDriver
4 2 (0.80%) Eclipse
4 2 (0.80%) TeamCity
4 2 (0.80%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.40%) Grunt
5 1 (0.40%) gulp
5 1 (0.40%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.40%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.40%) Maven
5 1 (0.40%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 62 (24.90%) Banking
2 33 (13.25%) Retail
3 19 (7.63%) Automotive
4 16 (6.43%) Spanish Language
5 15 (6.02%) Telecoms
6 12 (4.82%) German Language
7 10 (4.02%) Electronics
7 10 (4.02%) Manufacturing
8 9 (3.61%) Marketing
9 4 (1.61%) Financial Institution
9 4 (1.61%) Legal
10 1 (0.40%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.40%) French Language
10 1 (0.40%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.40%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 59 (23.69%) Analyst
2 36 (14.46%) Developer
3 31 (12.45%) Project Manager
4 26 (10.44%) Architect
5 16 (6.43%) Business Analyst
6 14 (5.62%) Service Architect
7 11 (4.42%) Consultant
8 10 (4.02%) Designer
9 9 (3.61%) Administrator
9 9 (3.61%) IT Manager
10 8 (3.21%) Financial Analyst
10 8 (3.21%) Java Developer
10 8 (3.21%) Programme Manager
11 7 (2.81%) SC Cleared Project Manager
11 7 (2.81%) Support Analyst
12 6 (2.41%) Junior
12 6 (2.41%) Scrum Master
12 6 (2.41%) Supplier Manager
12 6 (2.41%) UX Designer
13 5 (2.01%) MicroStrategy Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.61%) .NET
2 8 (3.21%) HTML
3 7 (2.81%) XML
4 6 (2.41%) CSS
4 6 (2.41%) HTML5
5 5 (2.01%) 802.1X
5 5 (2.01%) ASP.NET
5 5 (2.01%) Java EE
5 5 (2.01%) SOAP
6 4 (1.61%) AngularJS
6 4 (1.61%) Middleware
6 4 (1.61%) Node.js
6 4 (1.61%) Sass
6 4 (1.61%) Spring
6 4 (1.61%) Spring Boot
7 3 (1.20%) CSS3
7 3 (1.20%) Django
7 3 (1.20%) Flask
7 3 (1.20%) OAuth
7 3 (1.20%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 28 (11.24%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (6.02%) Management Information System
3 13 (5.22%) Mainframe
4 10 (4.02%) User Experience
5 9 (3.61%) Mobile App
6 8 (3.21%) Visualisation
7 6 (2.41%) Computer Science
7 6 (2.41%) Mobile Banking
8 5 (2.01%) Blackberry
8 5 (2.01%) Performance Metrics
9 4 (1.61%) IVR
10 3 (1.20%) Clustering
10 3 (1.20%) Credit Risk
10 3 (1.20%) Cyberthreat
10 3 (1.20%) Data Centre
10 3 (1.20%) e-Health
10 3 (1.20%) iPad
10 3 (1.20%) iPhone
11 2 (0.80%) Public Cloud
11 2 (0.80%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 24 (9.64%) Windows
2 21 (8.43%) Unix
3 9 (3.61%) Linux
4 6 (2.41%) Android
4 6 (2.41%) MVS
4 6 (2.41%) Windows NT
5 5 (2.01%) Windows 7
5 5 (2.01%) Windows XP
5 5 (2.01%) zOS
6 4 (1.61%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.80%) Solaris
7 2 (0.80%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.80%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.80%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.40%) AIX
8 1 (0.40%) Kali Linux
8 1 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.40%) VMS
8 1 (0.40%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (20.88%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (19.28%) Project Management
3 47 (18.88%) ITIL
4 34 (13.65%) Scrum
5 33 (13.25%) PRINCE2
6 26 (10.44%) Business Intelligence
7 22 (8.84%) Service Management
8 21 (8.43%) Change Management
8 21 (8.43%) Stakeholder Management
9 19 (7.63%) Business Analysis
10 18 (7.23%) Service Design
11 15 (6.02%) Programme Management
12 14 (5.62%) B2C
13 13 (5.22%) Information Security
14 12 (4.82%) CRM
14 12 (4.82%) Logistics
14 12 (4.82%) Service Delivery
14 12 (4.82%) TDD
14 12 (4.82%) Waterfall
15 11 (4.42%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (12.05%) Java
2 18 (7.23%) SQL
3 12 (4.82%) PL/SQL
4 8 (3.21%) C#
4 8 (3.21%) Python
5 7 (2.81%) JavaScript
6 4 (1.61%) PowerShell
7 3 (1.20%) JCL
7 3 (1.20%) Scala
7 3 (1.20%) VB
8 2 (0.80%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.80%) C
8 2 (0.80%) Jython
8 2 (0.80%) Korn
8 2 (0.80%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.80%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.40%) ABAP
9 1 (0.40%) Apple Swift
9 1 (0.40%) COBOL
9 1 (0.40%) VBA
Qualifications
1 38 (15.26%) Security Cleared
2 36 (14.46%) SC Cleared
3 18 (7.23%) Degree
4 14 (5.62%) DV Cleared
5 11 (4.42%) ITIL Certification
5 11 (4.42%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 8 (3.21%) APMP
7 6 (2.41%) ISEB
8 4 (1.61%) CCNA
8 4 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (1.20%) CEH
9 3 (1.20%) CISM
9 3 (1.20%) CISSP
9 3 (1.20%) GCIA
9 3 (1.20%) GCIH
9 3 (1.20%) GIAC
9 3 (1.20%) MBA
9 3 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (1.20%) PhD
9 3 (1.20%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (14.06%) SLA
2 8 (3.21%) QA
3 5 (2.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (1.20%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (1.20%) SDET
5 1 (0.40%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.40%) FATCA
5 1 (0.40%) ISO22301
5 1 (0.40%) MiFID
System Software
1 6 (2.41%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.40%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (2.81%) CA Wily
2 6 (2.41%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (2.01%) Nexpose
3 5 (2.01%) Tivoli
4 3 (1.20%) CA Spectrum
4 3 (1.20%) Control-M
5 2 (0.80%) Nessus
5 2 (0.80%) Oozie
5 2 (0.80%) SCCM
6 1 (0.40%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (0.40%) HP SIM
6 1 (0.40%) ITRS Geneos
6 1 (0.40%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.40%) SCOM
Vendors
1 35 (14.06%) Microsoft
2 27 (10.84%) Oracle
3 20 (8.03%) SAP
4 10 (4.02%) Avaya
5 9 (3.61%) Cisco
5 9 (3.61%) F5
5 9 (3.61%) HP
6 8 (3.21%) MicroStrategy
7 7 (2.81%) IBM
7 7 (2.81%) Intel Security
7 7 (2.81%) Remedy
7 7 (2.81%) Symantec
8 6 (2.41%) Genesys
9 5 (2.01%) ArcSight
9 5 (2.01%) Blue Coat
9 5 (2.01%) GFI Software
9 5 (2.01%) Hyperion
9 5 (2.01%) Juniper
9 5 (2.01%) LogRhythm
9 5 (2.01%) Rapid7
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