The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 116 149 225
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 35.58% 36.88% 49.89%
As % of the General category 74.36% 78.42% 88.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 114 176
Median daily rate £450 £398 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.20% -11.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £313 £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £22.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £21.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+27.90% +30.30%
Finance
Wiltshire

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

General Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
156 190 254
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 47.85% 47.03% 56.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 145 204
Median daily rate £438 £400 £455
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -12.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £295 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Median hourly rate - £122.50 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +439.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.34 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-15.12% +10.00%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Finance.

1 72 (30.13%) Banking
2 46 (19.25%) Stakeholder Management
3 33 (13.81%) PRINCE2
4 29 (12.13%) Analytical Skills
5 28 (11.72%) SQL
6 26 (10.88%) Microsoft
6 26 (10.88%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (10.46%) Windows
8 23 (9.62%) Java
9 22 (9.21%) Retail
9 22 (9.21%) PCI DSS
10 21 (8.79%) Oracle
10 21 (8.79%) Project Management
11 20 (8.37%) Middleware
12 19 (7.95%) IBM
12 19 (7.95%) Scrum
13 17 (7.11%) Migration
13 17 (7.11%) TOGAF
13 17 (7.11%) JavaScript
13 17 (7.11%) Business Analysis
13 17 (7.11%) WebSphere
14 16 (6.69%) .NET
14 16 (6.69%) CSS
15 15 (6.28%) HTML
16 14 (5.86%) MS Excel
17 13 (5.44%) Data Modelling
17 13 (5.44%) SOA
18 12 (5.02%) C#
18 12 (5.02%) ASP.NET
18 12 (5.02%) Change Management

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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 17 (7.11%) WebSphere
2 10 (4.18%) IIS
3 8 (3.35%) CMS
3 8 (3.35%) SharePoint
4 7 (2.93%) SAS
4 7 (2.93%) Sitecore CMS
5 6 (2.51%) BizTalk Server
6 5 (2.09%) Apache
6 5 (2.09%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.84%) Confluence
7 2 (0.84%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.84%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.42%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.42%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 14 (5.86%) MS Excel
2 11 (4.60%) MS PowerPoint
3 10 (4.18%) MS Office
4 9 (3.77%) MS Project
5 5 (2.09%) Lectora
6 3 (1.26%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.42%) Camtasia
7 1 (0.42%) Snagit
7 1 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.67%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (1.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.84%) Adobe Campaign
3 2 (0.84%) Findur
3 2 (0.84%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.42%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.42%) Oracle Payroll
4 1 (0.42%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.42%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.42%) SAP FI-CA
4 1 (0.42%) SAP SCM
4 1 (0.42%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.42%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.35%) Firewall
1 8 (3.35%) Internet
2 5 (2.09%) Network Security
3 4 (1.67%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (0.84%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (0.84%) DHCP
4 2 (0.84%) DNS
4 2 (0.84%) Intranet
4 2 (0.84%) VPN
5 1 (0.42%) BGP
5 1 (0.42%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.42%) HSRP
5 1 (0.42%) Junos
5 1 (0.42%) LDAP
5 1 (0.42%) OSPF
5 1 (0.42%) RIP
5 1 (0.42%) SNMP
5 1 (0.42%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.42%) tcpdump
5 1 (0.42%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.35%) Oracle Database
2 7 (2.93%) SQL Server
3 6 (2.51%) Base SAS
3 6 (2.51%) OLAP
4 4 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (1.67%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (0.84%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 2 (0.84%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (0.84%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 2 (0.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.42%) Big Data
6 1 (0.42%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 1 (0.42%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.42%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (0.42%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.42%) SAS EBI
6 1 (0.42%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 8 (3.35%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (2.93%) Ant
2 7 (2.93%) Cucumber
3 6 (2.51%) Selenium
3 6 (2.51%) Visual Studio
4 4 (1.67%) Maven
5 3 (1.26%) Subversion
5 3 (1.26%) WebDriver
6 2 (0.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (0.84%) Bitbucket
6 2 (0.84%) JBehave
6 2 (0.84%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.84%) JIRA
6 2 (0.84%) Metasploit
6 2 (0.84%) Mockito
7 1 (0.42%) ERwin
7 1 (0.42%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.42%) HP UFT
7 1 (0.42%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.42%) WinRunner
General
1 72 (30.13%) Banking
2 22 (9.21%) Retail
3 9 (3.77%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.51%) General Ledger
5 5 (2.09%) Marketing
6 4 (1.67%) Retail Banking
7 3 (1.26%) Electronics
7 3 (1.26%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.84%) Back Office
9 1 (0.42%) Advertising
9 1 (0.42%) Billing
9 1 (0.42%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 63 (26.36%) Analyst
2 47 (19.67%) Architect
3 26 (10.88%) Solutions Architect
4 24 (10.04%) Business Analyst
5 22 (9.21%) Developer
6 17 (7.11%) Consultant
7 15 (6.28%) Project Manager
8 12 (5.02%) Designer
8 12 (5.02%) Senior Analyst
9 11 (4.60%) Senior Business Analyst
9 11 (4.60%) Tester
10 9 (3.77%) Administrator
11 7 (2.93%) Data Architect
12 6 (2.51%) e-Learning Designer
12 6 (2.51%) PMO Analyst
12 6 (2.51%) Process Analyst
12 6 (2.51%) Solaris Administrator
12 6 (2.51%) Test Analyst
12 6 (2.51%) Test Leader
13 5 (2.09%) Digital Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (8.37%) Middleware
2 16 (6.69%) .NET
2 16 (6.69%) CSS
3 15 (6.28%) HTML
4 12 (5.02%) ASP.NET
5 10 (4.18%) WebSphere MQ
6 9 (3.77%) Web Services
7 8 (3.35%) Ajax
7 8 (3.35%) REST
7 8 (3.35%) Sass
8 7 (2.93%) Flash
8 7 (2.93%) jQuery
8 7 (2.93%) WCF
9 6 (2.51%) SOAP
9 6 (2.51%) Spring
9 6 (2.51%) XSLT
10 5 (2.09%) Hibernate
10 5 (2.09%) JSON
11 4 (1.67%) AppFabric
11 4 (1.67%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 29 (12.13%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (5.02%) Data Centre
3 11 (4.60%) RIA
4 8 (3.35%) Management Information System
4 8 (3.35%) User Experience
4 8 (3.35%) W3C
5 6 (2.51%) e-Learning
6 4 (1.67%) Mainframe
7 3 (1.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (1.26%) Learning Management System
7 3 (1.26%) Market Risk
7 3 (1.26%) Robotics
7 3 (1.26%) SWIFT
8 2 (0.84%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.84%) Data Integration
8 2 (0.84%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.84%) Graphic Design
8 2 (0.84%) Mobile Payment
8 2 (0.84%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 25 (10.46%) Windows
2 10 (4.18%) Solaris
3 7 (2.93%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (2.51%) Linux
4 6 (2.51%) Unix
4 6 (2.51%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (2.09%) AIX
5 5 (2.09%) Windows Server
6 3 (1.26%) Android
6 3 (1.26%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.84%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (19.25%) Stakeholder Management
2 33 (13.81%) PRINCE2
3 26 (10.88%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (8.79%) Project Management
5 19 (7.95%) Scrum
6 17 (7.11%) Business Analysis
6 17 (7.11%) Migration
6 17 (7.11%) TOGAF
7 13 (5.44%) Data Modelling
7 13 (5.44%) SOA
8 12 (5.02%) Change Management
8 12 (5.02%) Software Engineering
9 11 (4.60%) Data Analysis
9 11 (4.60%) Process Improvement
9 11 (4.60%) SDLC
10 10 (4.18%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (4.18%) Six Sigma
10 10 (4.18%) Use Case
11 9 (3.77%) CRM
11 9 (3.77%) Lean Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 28 (11.72%) SQL
2 23 (9.62%) Java
3 17 (7.11%) JavaScript
4 12 (5.02%) C#
5 5 (2.09%) ActionScript
6 4 (1.67%) PL/SQL
7 3 (1.26%) Jython
7 3 (1.26%) Objective-C
7 3 (1.26%) Perl
8 2 (0.84%) C
9 1 (0.42%) ECMAScript
9 1 (0.42%) ES6
9 1 (0.42%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.42%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.42%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (4.18%) ISEB
1 10 (4.18%) ISTQB
2 9 (3.77%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 8 (3.35%) CREST Certified
3 8 (3.35%) Security Cleared
4 5 (2.09%) CEH
4 5 (2.09%) CISSP
5 4 (1.67%) CISM
5 4 (1.67%) Degree
5 4 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (1.26%) CHECK Team Member
6 3 (1.26%) DV Cleared
6 3 (1.26%) GIAC
6 3 (1.26%) GPEN
6 3 (1.26%) GWAPT
6 3 (1.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.84%) CHECK Team Leader
7 2 (0.84%) OSCP
7 2 (0.84%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (0.84%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (9.21%) PCI DSS
2 6 (2.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (2.09%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.84%) SDET
5 1 (0.42%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.42%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.42%) MiFID
5 1 (0.42%) P3O
5 1 (0.42%) QA
5 1 (0.42%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (3.35%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (2.51%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 5 (2.09%) Active Directory
4 4 (1.67%) Snort
5 2 (0.84%) Docker
6 1 (0.42%) Firmware
6 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.42%) Oracle Clusterware
6 1 (0.42%) Varnish
6 1 (0.42%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 7 (2.93%) NetBackup
1 7 (2.93%) SCOM
2 6 (2.51%) Control-M
3 5 (2.09%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (1.26%) Endace
4 3 (1.26%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (0.84%) Nessus
6 1 (0.42%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 26 (10.88%) Microsoft
2 21 (8.79%) Oracle
3 19 (7.95%) IBM
4 11 (4.60%) Sun
5 10 (4.18%) Intel Security
6 9 (3.77%) SAP
7 8 (3.35%) Sitecore
8 7 (2.93%) Murex
8 7 (2.93%) Splunk
9 6 (2.51%) Apple
9 6 (2.51%) Qualys
10 4 (1.67%) Cisco
10 4 (1.67%) Sourcefire
11 3 (1.26%) Actimize
11 3 (1.26%) Pega
11 3 (1.26%) Sencha
11 3 (1.26%) webMethods
12 2 (0.84%) Facebook
12 2 (0.84%) Twitter
12 2 (0.84%) Unisys