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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 1 1 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Contract jobs citing Finance 302 265 171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 31.46% 31.85% 22.83%
As % of the General category 70.89% 72.80% 69.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 161 89
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £238 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £460 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £395
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 7
Average hourly rate - £12.00 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -68.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.26 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+28.86% -5.71%
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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
426 364 247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 44.38% 43.75% 32.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 203 118
Average daily rate £385 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £383
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 11
Average hourly rate £12.50 £12.00 £40.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -70.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.30 £10.73 £19.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.70 £15.10 £44.97
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £21.82
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.14%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Finance across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 August 2015.

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 27 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Finance also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Finance.

1 101 (19.42%) Project Management
2 98 (18.85%) Banking
3 86 (16.54%) Oracle
4 82 (15.77%) PRINCE2
5 81 (15.58%) MS Excel
5 81 (15.58%) Agile Software Development
6 79 (15.19%) Windows
7 75 (14.42%) Microsoft
8 67 (12.88%) SQL
9 66 (12.69%) UNIX
10 59 (11.35%) ITIL
11 54 (10.38%) Migration
11 54 (10.38%) Stakeholder Management
12 51 (9.81%) MS Office
13 49 (9.42%) Analytical Skills
14 44 (8.46%) Waterfall
15 43 (8.27%) SQL Server
15 43 (8.27%) DB2
16 42 (8.08%) Business Intelligence
17 40 (7.69%) ATM
18 39 (7.50%) .NET
18 39 (7.50%) MS Project
19 38 (7.31%) Data Centre
20 36 (6.92%) Programme Management
21 35 (6.73%) Business Analysis
21 35 (6.73%) SAP
22 34 (6.54%) Linux
22 34 (6.54%) SharePoint
22 34 (6.54%) Change Management
22 34 (6.54%) User Acceptance Testing

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Finance also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Finance. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 34 (6.54%) SharePoint
2 19 (3.65%) WebSphere
3 15 (2.88%) SAS
4 8 (1.54%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (0.77%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (0.58%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (0.38%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.38%) IIS
8 1 (0.19%) JBoss
8 1 (0.19%) CMS
8 1 (0.19%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.19%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.19%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.19%) Documentum
8 1 (0.19%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.19%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.19%) Confluence
8 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.19%) Lync
8 1 (0.19%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 81 (15.58%) MS Excel
2 51 (9.81%) MS Office
3 39 (7.50%) MS Project
4 18 (3.46%) MS PowerPoint
5 17 (3.27%) MS Visio
6 13 (2.50%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.38%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.19%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.19%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 19 (3.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (1.54%) BusinessWorks
3 6 (1.15%) Primavera
4 5 (0.96%) Staffware
5 4 (0.77%) SAP FI
6 2 (0.38%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (0.38%) SAP CO
6 2 (0.38%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.19%) Hyperion Planning
7 1 (0.19%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.19%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.19%) Oracle iProcurement
7 1 (0.19%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.19%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.19%) Oracle Cash Management
7 1 (0.19%) Oracle Assets
7 1 (0.19%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 1 (0.19%) HFM
7 1 (0.19%) SAP Business One
7 1 (0.19%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.15%) SaaS
2 2 (0.38%) Google Checkout
Communications & Networking
1 40 (7.69%) ATM
2 16 (3.08%) SAN
2 16 (3.08%) Internet
3 11 (2.12%) Firewall
4 10 (1.92%) Intranet
4 10 (1.92%) TCP/IP
4 10 (1.92%) LDAP
5 6 (1.15%) LAN
5 6 (1.15%) WAN
6 4 (0.77%) HTTP
7 3 (0.58%) VoIP
7 3 (0.58%) VPN
7 3 (0.58%) Ethernet
7 3 (0.58%) FTP
7 3 (0.58%) Broadband
7 3 (0.58%) Wireless
7 3 (0.58%) IP Telephony
7 3 (0.58%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (0.38%) NX-OS
8 2 (0.38%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (8.27%) SQL Server
1 43 (8.27%) DB2
2 21 (4.04%) Oracle Database
3 18 (3.46%) Data Warehouse
4 14 (2.69%) PowerCenter
4 14 (2.69%) DB2 UDB
5 11 (2.12%) BusinessObjects
6 10 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (1.73%) Crystal Reports
8 8 (1.54%) Oracle Reports
9 6 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (0.96%) Relational Database
10 5 (0.96%) Hadoop
10 5 (0.96%) Base SAS
10 5 (0.96%) Big Data
11 4 (0.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (0.58%) PostgreSQL
12 3 (0.58%) Data Mining
12 3 (0.58%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (0.58%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 19 (3.65%) Selenium
2 16 (3.08%) HP UFT
3 14 (2.69%) WebDriver
4 11 (2.12%) Visual Studio
5 6 (1.15%) Subversion
5 6 (1.15%) Cucumber
5 6 (1.15%) SpecFlow
6 5 (0.96%) Xcode
7 4 (0.77%) Introscope
8 3 (0.58%) JMeter
8 3 (0.58%) LoadRunner
8 3 (0.58%) Git (software)
9 2 (0.38%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.38%) eggPlant
9 2 (0.38%) JIRA
10 1 (0.19%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.19%) NeoLoad
10 1 (0.19%) TeamCity
General
1 98 (18.85%) Banking
2 33 (6.35%) Telecoms
3 31 (5.96%) Financial Institution
4 29 (5.58%) Retail
5 23 (4.42%) Manufacturing
6 21 (4.04%) Marketing
6 21 (4.04%) Spanish Language
7 19 (3.65%) Electronics
8 18 (3.46%) Automotive
9 5 (0.96%) Legal
10 2 (0.38%) Corporate Banking
10 2 (0.38%) German Language
10 2 (0.38%) Publishing
10 2 (0.38%) Local Government
11 1 (0.19%) Wholesale Banking
11 1 (0.19%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.19%) Games
11 1 (0.19%) Billing
11 1 (0.19%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.19%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 180 (34.62%) Analyst
2 81 (15.58%) Project Manager
3 50 (9.62%) Developer
4 45 (8.65%) Business Analyst
5 32 (6.15%) Test Analyst
6 24 (4.62%) Administrator
7 23 (4.42%) Architect
8 22 (4.23%) Support Analyst
9 18 (3.46%) Service Manager
10 15 (2.88%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 15 (2.88%) Infrastructure Manager
11 12 (2.31%) Data Analyst
11 12 (2.31%) PMO Analyst
11 12 (2.31%) Designer
12 11 (2.12%) Financial Services Business Analyst
12 11 (2.12%) Test Manager
12 11 (2.12%) Junior
12 11 (2.12%) Financial Business Analyst
13 10 (1.92%) Coordinator
13 10 (1.92%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (7.50%) .NET
2 33 (6.35%) HTML
3 21 (4.04%) XML
4 19 (3.65%) AngularJS
5 17 (3.27%) SOAP
6 15 (2.88%) .NET Framework
6 15 (2.88%) jQuery
7 14 (2.69%) ASP.NET
8 13 (2.50%) Web Services
9 12 (2.31%) WCF
9 12 (2.31%) HTML5
10 9 (1.73%) CSS
11 8 (1.54%) JSON
12 7 (1.35%) Ajax
12 7 (1.35%) ASP.NET MVC
13 6 (1.15%) iOS SDK
13 6 (1.15%) KnockoutJS
14 5 (0.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 5 (0.96%) Entity Framework
14 5 (0.96%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 49 (9.42%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (7.31%) Data Centre
3 24 (4.62%) Management Information System
4 19 (3.65%) DTV
4 19 (3.65%) CMDB
5 16 (3.08%) Clustering
6 15 (2.88%) Mobile App
7 14 (2.69%) User Experience
8 12 (2.31%) Statistics
9 11 (2.12%) Mobile Banking
10 9 (1.73%) Computer Science
11 8 (1.54%) Mainframe
12 7 (1.35%) PMI
12 7 (1.35%) Data Extraction
12 7 (1.35%) Data Integration
13 6 (1.15%) iPhone
13 6 (1.15%) Credit Risk
13 6 (1.15%) HACMP
13 6 (1.15%) iPad
14 5 (0.96%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 79 (15.19%) Windows
2 66 (12.69%) UNIX
3 34 (6.54%) Linux
3 34 (6.54%) Windows 7
4 16 (3.08%) AIX
5 13 (2.50%) Solaris
6 11 (2.12%) Apple iOS
7 10 (1.92%) MVS
8 7 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (1.15%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (1.15%) Windows NT
9 6 (1.15%) Windows XP
10 4 (0.77%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (0.58%) Windows Vista
11 3 (0.58%) VMS
12 2 (0.38%) zOS
13 1 (0.19%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.19%) Android
13 1 (0.19%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (19.42%) Project Management
2 82 (15.77%) PRINCE2
3 81 (15.58%) Agile Software Development
4 59 (11.35%) ITIL
5 54 (10.38%) Migration
5 54 (10.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 44 (8.46%) Waterfall
7 42 (8.08%) Business Intelligence
8 36 (6.92%) Programme Management
9 35 (6.73%) Business Analysis
10 34 (6.54%) Change Management
10 34 (6.54%) User Acceptance Testing
11 28 (5.38%) Risk Management
12 25 (4.81%) Service Management
12 25 (4.81%) Project Planning
13 23 (4.42%) Scrum
14 21 (4.04%) Service Delivery
15 19 (3.65%) Digital Marketing
15 19 (3.65%) Test Scripting
16 17 (3.27%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 67 (12.88%) SQL
2 33 (6.35%) C#
3 29 (5.58%) Java
4 23 (4.42%) VB
5 20 (3.85%) JavaScript
6 13 (2.50%) VBScript
7 11 (2.12%) PowerShell
8 9 (1.73%) VBA
9 8 (1.54%) Python
10 7 (1.35%) Shell Script
10 7 (1.35%) PL/SQL
11 6 (1.15%) C++
12 5 (0.96%) COBOL
12 5 (0.96%) JCL
12 5 (0.96%) Objective-C
13 4 (0.77%) T-SQL
13 4 (0.77%) Perl
13 4 (0.77%) Korn
14 3 (0.58%) Scala
14 3 (0.58%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 34 (6.54%) Security Cleared
2 29 (5.58%) SC Cleared
3 20 (3.85%) Degree
4 18 (3.46%) ISEB
5 16 (3.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 16 (3.08%) DV Cleared
6 8 (1.54%) APMP
6 8 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 7 (1.35%) PMI Certification
7 7 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
7 7 (1.35%) CISSP
8 6 (1.15%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (0.96%) PMP
9 5 (0.96%) CCNA
10 4 (0.77%) CCNP
11 3 (0.58%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (0.38%) ISEB Practitioner
13 1 (0.19%) ISSMP
13 1 (0.19%) MBCS
13 1 (0.19%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (5.77%) SLA
2 18 (3.46%) QA
3 9 (1.73%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.77%) PMBOK
6 2 (0.38%) Solvency II
6 2 (0.38%) P3O
6 2 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.19%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.19%) Basel III
7 1 (0.19%) TickIT
7 1 (0.19%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 20 (3.85%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.15%) VMware ESX
3 6 (1.15%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 5 (0.96%) Veritas File System
5 2 (0.38%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.19%) XenApp
6 1 (0.19%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.19%) ProxySG
6 1 (0.19%) Snort
6 1 (0.19%) vSphere
6 1 (0.19%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.19%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 21 (4.04%) HP Quality Center
2 16 (3.08%) SCCM
3 10 (1.92%) Control-M
4 7 (1.35%) Tivoli
5 4 (0.77%) CA Wily
5 4 (0.77%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
6 3 (0.58%) SCOM
7 2 (0.38%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (0.38%) CA Spectrum
7 2 (0.38%) MAINVIEW
7 2 (0.38%) EMC VPLEX
8 1 (0.19%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.19%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.19%) CA Endevor
8 1 (0.19%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (0.19%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 86 (16.54%) Oracle
2 75 (14.42%) Microsoft
3 35 (6.73%) SAP
4 33 (6.35%) Remedy
5 22 (4.23%) HP
6 16 (3.08%) IBM
7 12 (2.31%) VMware
8 10 (1.92%) 3PAR
8 10 (1.92%) EMC
9 9 (1.73%) Cisco
9 9 (1.73%) PeopleSoft
9 9 (1.73%) Informatica
9 9 (1.73%) TIBCO
10 8 (1.54%) Apple
11 7 (1.35%) Red Hat
11 7 (1.35%) Citrix
11 7 (1.35%) Brocade
12 6 (1.15%) NetApp
12 6 (1.15%) Veritas
12 6 (1.15%) Symantec
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