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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 156 180 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 32.03% 41.96% 35.38%
As % of the General category 67.24% 84.91% 74.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 156 98
Average daily rate
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£446 £430 £411
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.60% +4.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £562 £550 £524
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
- +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £18.50 £20.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% +11.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.26 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+28.86% -5.71%
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
232 212 163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 47.64% 49.42% 47.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 177 117
Average daily rate £425 £435 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.29% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £301 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 3
Average hourly rate £25.25 £20.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.25% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £20.00 £18.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.75 £20.00 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.83 £22.50 £22.47
% change year-on-year
+14.80% +0.15%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Finance across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 88 (28.95%) Banking
2 68 (22.37%) Stakeholder Management
3 41 (13.49%) Retail
4 38 (12.50%) Retail Banking
5 37 (12.17%) Data Modelling
6 32 (10.53%) Telecoms
7 28 (9.21%) GAP Analysis
7 28 (9.21%) Microsoft
8 27 (8.88%) SQL
9 26 (8.55%) Business Analysis
10 23 (7.57%) Project Management
10 23 (7.57%) Requirements Analysis
11 22 (7.24%) Business Intelligence
11 22 (7.24%) PRINCE2
12 21 (6.91%) Business Transformation
13 19 (6.25%) Change Management
14 17 (5.59%) MS Project
14 17 (5.59%) Oracle
14 17 (5.59%) UML
14 17 (5.59%) Data Analysis
14 17 (5.59%) User Experience
14 17 (5.59%) Analytical Skills
15 16 (5.26%) Target Operating Model
16 15 (4.93%) SC Cleared
16 15 (4.93%) Security Cleared
16 15 (4.93%) SOA
16 15 (4.93%) Migration
17 14 (4.61%) Data Warehouse
17 14 (4.61%) Configuration Management
17 14 (4.61%) Middleware

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 6 (1.97%) IIS
1 6 (1.97%) SAS
1 6 (1.97%) CMS
1 6 (1.97%) WebSphere
2 4 (1.32%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (0.99%) Apache
3 3 (0.99%) SharePoint
3 3 (0.99%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.33%) Liferay
4 1 (0.33%) Lync
4 1 (0.33%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (0.33%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.33%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 17 (5.59%) MS Project
2 13 (4.28%) MS Visio
3 12 (3.95%) MS Excel
4 9 (2.96%) MS Office
5 2 (0.66%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.33%) SPSS
6 1 (0.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.64%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (1.32%) Oracle ERP
2 4 (1.32%) Agresso
2 4 (1.32%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.33%) PeopleSoft HRMS
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.33%) VisionPLUS
3 1 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.64%) Office 365
2 4 (1.32%) Google Analytics
3 3 (0.99%) Adobe Analytics
4 2 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.95%) Internet
2 10 (3.29%) Network Security
3 7 (2.30%) LAN
4 5 (1.64%) WAN
5 4 (1.32%) Ethernet
5 4 (1.32%) MPLS
5 4 (1.32%) OSPF
5 4 (1.32%) BGP
5 4 (1.32%) VPN
5 4 (1.32%) IPv4
5 4 (1.32%) IPv6
5 4 (1.32%) H.323
5 4 (1.32%) Firewall
5 4 (1.32%) IPsec
6 3 (0.99%) HTTP
7 2 (0.66%) PBX
7 2 (0.66%) VoIP
7 2 (0.66%) DPNSS
7 2 (0.66%) QSIG
8 1 (0.33%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (4.61%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (2.96%) BusinessObjects
3 7 (2.30%) Oracle BI EE
3 7 (2.30%) Oracle Database
4 5 (1.64%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (1.64%) SQL Server
5 4 (1.32%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (1.32%) Base SAS
6 3 (0.99%) IBM InfoSphere
7 2 (0.66%) Oracle ODI
7 2 (0.66%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 2 (0.66%) Oracle OWB
7 2 (0.66%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.66%) DB2
8 1 (0.33%) OLAP
8 1 (0.33%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.33%) SAP BW
8 1 (0.33%) Big Data
8 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (1.64%) JIRA
2 4 (1.32%) JDeveloper
3 3 (0.99%) ERwin
3 3 (0.99%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.66%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.66%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.66%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.66%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.33%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.33%) MSI
5 1 (0.33%) Xcode
5 1 (0.33%) Ant
General
1 88 (28.95%) Banking
2 41 (13.49%) Retail
3 38 (12.50%) Retail Banking
4 32 (10.53%) Telecoms
5 14 (4.61%) Marketing
6 10 (3.29%) Billing
7 2 (0.66%) General Ledger
7 2 (0.66%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.66%) Back Office
7 2 (0.66%) Legal
7 2 (0.66%) Publishing
8 1 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.33%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.33%) Advertising
8 1 (0.33%) Electronics
8 1 (0.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 96 (31.58%) Analyst
2 62 (20.39%) Business Analyst
3 35 (11.51%) Designer
4 33 (10.86%) Architect
5 28 (9.21%) Senior Analyst
6 27 (8.88%) Project Manager
7 25 (8.22%) Senior Business Analyst
8 23 (7.57%) Consultant
9 19 (6.25%) Developer
10 15 (4.93%) Data Analyst
11 13 (4.28%) Digital Designer
12 11 (3.62%) Data Architect
12 11 (3.62%) PMO Analyst
13 10 (3.29%) Business Data Analyst
14 9 (2.96%) Solutions Architect
15 8 (2.63%) Programme Manager
15 8 (2.63%) Test Manager
15 8 (2.63%) Financial Services Business Analyst
15 8 (2.63%) Business Intelligence Analyst
15 8 (2.63%) Financial Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (4.61%) Middleware
2 10 (3.29%) HTML
3 9 (2.96%) .NET
4 8 (2.63%) CSS
4 8 (2.63%) SOAP
4 8 (2.63%) XML
4 8 (2.63%) Oracle Fusion
5 7 (2.30%) REST
5 7 (2.30%) jQuery
6 6 (1.97%) ASP.NET
7 5 (1.64%) XSLT
7 5 (1.64%) J2EE
8 4 (1.32%) Ajax
8 4 (1.32%) HTML5
9 3 (0.99%) CSS3
9 3 (0.99%) Flash
10 2 (0.66%) WebSphere MQ
10 2 (0.66%) Web Services
10 2 (0.66%) Sencha Touch
10 2 (0.66%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 17 (5.59%) User Experience
1 17 (5.59%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (2.96%) Mobile Banking
3 8 (2.63%) E-Learning
3 8 (2.63%) Online Banking
4 7 (2.30%) Reference Data
5 6 (1.97%) DataPower
6 5 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (1.64%) Data Centre
7 4 (1.32%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (1.32%) Cryptography
8 3 (0.99%) Credit Risk
8 3 (0.99%) Data Integration
8 3 (0.99%) iPad
9 2 (0.66%) Learning Management System
9 2 (0.66%) PKI
9 2 (0.66%) IVR
9 2 (0.66%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.66%) Grid Computing
9 2 (0.66%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 11 (3.62%) Windows
2 6 (1.97%) UNIX
2 6 (1.97%) Linux
3 4 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (1.32%) Solaris
3 4 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (0.66%) Windows 7
4 2 (0.66%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (0.66%) AIX
4 2 (0.66%) Ubuntu
4 2 (0.66%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (22.37%) Stakeholder Management
2 37 (12.17%) Data Modelling
3 28 (9.21%) GAP Analysis
4 26 (8.55%) Business Analysis
5 23 (7.57%) Requirements Analysis
5 23 (7.57%) Project Management
6 22 (7.24%) PRINCE2
6 22 (7.24%) Business Intelligence
7 21 (6.91%) Business Transformation
8 19 (6.25%) Change Management
9 17 (5.59%) UML
9 17 (5.59%) Data Analysis
10 16 (5.26%) Target Operating Model
11 15 (4.93%) SOA
11 15 (4.93%) Migration
12 14 (4.61%) Configuration Management
12 14 (4.61%) Use Case
12 14 (4.61%) Change Control
12 14 (4.61%) BPMN
13 13 (4.28%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 27 (8.88%) SQL
2 9 (2.96%) JavaScript
3 8 (2.63%) C#
4 6 (1.97%) Shell Script
5 5 (1.64%) PL/SQL
6 4 (1.32%) XQuery
7 3 (0.99%) SAS Macro
7 3 (0.99%) PowerShell
7 3 (0.99%) Java
7 3 (0.99%) ActionScript
8 2 (0.66%) VBA
8 2 (0.66%) Perl
9 1 (0.33%) PHP
9 1 (0.33%) Python
9 1 (0.33%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.33%) ActionScript 3.0
9 1 (0.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 15 (4.93%) SC Cleared
1 15 (4.93%) Security Cleared
2 9 (2.96%) Degree
3 7 (2.30%) ISEB
3 7 (2.30%) ACCA
4 6 (1.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 6 (1.97%) CIMA
5 5 (1.64%) MOS
5 5 (1.64%) DV Cleared
6 4 (1.32%) JNCIS
6 4 (1.32%) CCNP
6 4 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (0.99%) CISM
7 3 (0.99%) CIPD
7 3 (0.99%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.66%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.66%) CISSP
8 2 (0.66%) NVQ Level 3
8 2 (0.66%) AAT
9 1 (0.33%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.28%) Solvency II
2 12 (3.95%) FINREP
3 11 (3.62%) COREP
3 11 (3.62%) Basel II
3 11 (3.62%) Basel III
4 8 (2.63%) PCI DSS
5 6 (1.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (1.64%) FATCA
7 4 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (1.32%) QA
8 2 (0.66%) COBIT
8 2 (0.66%) SLA
8 2 (0.66%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.33%) COSO
System Software
1 5 (1.64%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.99%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.66%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.66%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (0.66%) Oracle Clusterware
3 2 (0.66%) iptables
4 1 (0.33%) ProxySG
4 1 (0.33%) Snort
4 1 (0.33%) Firmware
4 1 (0.33%) XenApp
4 1 (0.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (0.99%) Data Guard
2 2 (0.66%) Ganglia
2 2 (0.66%) Puppet
2 2 (0.66%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (0.66%) Nagios
2 2 (0.66%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (0.33%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.33%) SCVMM
3 1 (0.33%) Windows Intune
3 1 (0.33%) CA LISA
3 1 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 28 (9.21%) Microsoft
2 17 (5.59%) Oracle
3 12 (3.95%) IBM
4 11 (3.62%) SAP
5 7 (2.30%) Informatica
6 6 (1.97%) Unisys
6 6 (1.97%) Cisco
7 5 (1.64%) Citrix
7 5 (1.64%) Juniper
7 5 (1.64%) Adobe
7 5 (1.64%) ICL
8 4 (1.32%) Teradata
8 4 (1.32%) Google
8 4 (1.32%) Tandberg
8 4 (1.32%) Siebel
9 3 (0.99%) Sitecore
9 3 (0.99%) Omniture
9 3 (0.99%) Apple
10 2 (0.66%) VMware
10 2 (0.66%) Sencha
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