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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 167 202 159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 44.77% 45.29% 56.58%
As % of the General category 79.15% 87.07% 91.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 176 147
Average daily rate
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£450 £410 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.75% -2.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £303 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £538 £509
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £14.00 £15.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £19.39
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +0.56%
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
211 232 173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 56.57% 52.02% 61.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 186 157
Average daily rate £468 £413 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £298 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £538 £541
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 0
Average hourly rate £14.00 £22.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.77% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £25.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-2.00% -9.09%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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.

1 163 (42.89%) Banking
2 117 (30.79%) Stakeholder Management
3 78 (20.53%) Retail
4 65 (17.11%) Retail Banking
5 54 (14.21%) Telecoms
6 46 (12.11%) Data Modelling
7 42 (11.05%) Business Transformation
8 39 (10.26%) GAP Analysis
9 37 (9.74%) Microsoft
10 36 (9.47%) Change Management
11 35 (9.21%) Business Analysis
12 34 (8.95%) Project Management
13 31 (8.16%) Requirements Analysis
14 28 (7.37%) SAS
15 26 (6.84%) UML
16 24 (6.32%) Migration
17 23 (6.05%) MS Visio
18 22 (5.79%) PRINCE2
19 20 (5.26%) ITIL
19 20 (5.26%) Base SAS
19 20 (5.26%) BPMN
19 20 (5.26%) Information Management
19 20 (5.26%) User Experience
19 20 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
20 19 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
20 19 (5.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
20 19 (5.00%) Change Control
20 19 (5.00%) Solvency II
21 18 (4.74%) Stakeholder Engagement
21 18 (4.74%) PCI DSS

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 28 (7.37%) SAS
2 13 (3.42%) WebSphere
3 9 (2.37%) CMS
4 7 (1.84%) IIS
4 7 (1.84%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.05%) IBM HTTP Server
5 4 (1.05%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (0.79%) WebSphere Portal
6 3 (0.79%) Lync
6 3 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (0.79%) MS Exchange
6 3 (0.79%) Apache
6 3 (0.79%) iPlanet
6 3 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.26%) Mule
7 1 (0.26%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.26%) Mule ESB
7 1 (0.26%) WebSphere Process Server
7 1 (0.26%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 23 (6.05%) MS Visio
2 15 (3.95%) MS Project
3 12 (3.16%) MS Office
4 11 (2.89%) MS Excel
5 8 (2.11%) Photoshop
6 7 (1.84%) Adobe Illustrator
6 7 (1.84%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 3 (0.79%) SPSS
8 2 (0.53%) OmniGraffle
9 1 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (2.11%) Google Analytics
2 3 (0.79%) WebTrends
3 2 (0.53%) PeopleSoft HRMS
3 2 (0.53%) BASE24
3 2 (0.53%) VisionPLUS
3 2 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.26%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.26%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.26%) Agresso
4 1 (0.26%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.26%) Findur
4 1 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.26%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.79%) Office 365
2 2 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (4.74%) Internet
2 8 (2.11%) Network Security
3 7 (1.84%) Firewall
4 6 (1.58%) LAN
4 6 (1.58%) WAN
5 4 (1.05%) ATM
6 3 (0.79%) SMTP
6 3 (0.79%) DHCP
6 3 (0.79%) DNS
6 3 (0.79%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (0.53%) H.323
7 2 (0.53%) IPsec
7 2 (0.53%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (0.53%) VoIP
7 2 (0.53%) VPN
7 2 (0.53%) IPv4
7 2 (0.53%) IPv6
7 2 (0.53%) 3G
7 2 (0.53%) MPLS
7 2 (0.53%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (5.26%) Base SAS
2 19 (5.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 9 (2.37%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 6 (1.58%) IBM InfoSphere
5 5 (1.32%) SQL Server
5 5 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.53%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.53%) Big Data
8 1 (0.26%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.26%) DB2
8 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.26%) Data Mart
8 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.26%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.26%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (1.32%) Visual Studio
2 4 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (0.79%) Axure RP
4 2 (0.53%) Hudson
4 2 (0.53%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (0.53%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.26%) TestDirector
5 1 (0.26%) Ant
5 1 (0.26%) JUnit
General
1 163 (42.89%) Banking
2 78 (20.53%) Retail
3 65 (17.11%) Retail Banking
4 54 (14.21%) Telecoms
5 14 (3.68%) Marketing
6 4 (1.05%) Back Office
7 3 (0.79%) Electronics
7 3 (0.79%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.79%) Publishing
8 2 (0.53%) Legal
8 2 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.53%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.53%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.26%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.26%) Billing
Job Titles
1 131 (34.47%) Analyst
2 77 (20.26%) Business Analyst
3 61 (16.05%) Architect
4 48 (12.63%) Senior Analyst
5 42 (11.05%) Senior Business Analyst
6 31 (8.16%) Project Manager
7 25 (6.58%) Developer
8 24 (6.32%) Solutions Architect
8 24 (6.32%) Designer
9 21 (5.53%) Consultant
10 20 (5.26%) Test Manager
11 12 (3.16%) Data Analyst
11 12 (3.16%) Business Architect
11 12 (3.16%) PMO Analyst
12 11 (2.89%) Test Analyst
13 9 (2.37%) Data Architect
14 8 (2.11%) Administrator
14 8 (2.11%) Programme Office Analyst
14 8 (2.11%) Business Solution Architect
14 8 (2.11%) Programme Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (3.95%) XML
2 14 (3.68%) HTML
3 12 (3.16%) CSS
4 11 (2.89%) .NET
5 9 (2.37%) HTML5
6 8 (2.11%) CSS3
7 7 (1.84%) Web Services
7 7 (1.84%) Middleware
8 6 (1.58%) Sencha Touch
8 6 (1.58%) Apache Cordova
8 6 (1.58%) RESTful
9 4 (1.05%) PhoneGap
9 4 (1.05%) REST
9 4 (1.05%) jQuery
9 4 (1.05%) Oracle Fusion
9 4 (1.05%) WebSphere MQ
9 4 (1.05%) ASP.NET
10 3 (0.79%) XSLT
10 3 (0.79%) Ajax
10 3 (0.79%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 20 (5.26%) User Experience
1 20 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (4.47%) Mobile Banking
3 11 (2.89%) Management Information System
4 10 (2.63%) Reference Data
5 9 (2.37%) W3C
6 7 (1.84%) Online Banking
6 7 (1.84%) Credit Risk
7 3 (0.79%) Mobile App
7 3 (0.79%) Mathematics
7 3 (0.79%) Data Integration
7 3 (0.79%) DataPower
7 3 (0.79%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.53%) EMV
8 2 (0.53%) Tandem
8 2 (0.53%) Cryptography
8 2 (0.53%) Physics
8 2 (0.53%) PKI
8 2 (0.53%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (0.53%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 18 (4.74%) Windows
2 8 (2.11%) Android
2 8 (2.11%) Apple iOS
3 7 (1.84%) Linux
4 5 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (0.79%) Windows 2000 Server
5 3 (0.79%) Windows 7
5 3 (0.79%) UNIX
5 3 (0.79%) AIX
5 3 (0.79%) Solaris
5 3 (0.79%) Windows NT
5 3 (0.79%) Windows XP
5 3 (0.79%) zOS
6 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (30.79%) Stakeholder Management
2 46 (12.11%) Data Modelling
3 42 (11.05%) Business Transformation
4 39 (10.26%) GAP Analysis
5 36 (9.47%) Change Management
6 35 (9.21%) Business Analysis
7 34 (8.95%) Project Management
8 31 (8.16%) Requirements Analysis
9 26 (6.84%) UML
10 24 (6.32%) Migration
11 22 (5.79%) PRINCE2
12 20 (5.26%) ITIL
12 20 (5.26%) Information Management
12 20 (5.26%) BPMN
13 19 (5.00%) Change Control
13 19 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
14 18 (4.74%) BPR
14 18 (4.74%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 17 (4.47%) SSADM
15 17 (4.47%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 17 (4.47%) SQL
2 11 (2.89%) C#
3 9 (2.37%) Java
4 7 (1.84%) JavaScript
5 3 (0.79%) PowerShell
5 3 (0.79%) VB.NET
6 2 (0.53%) ActionScript
7 1 (0.26%) VBA
7 1 (0.26%) Python
7 1 (0.26%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.26%) Jython
7 1 (0.26%) Korn
7 1 (0.26%) SAS Macro
7 1 (0.26%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.26%) VB
7 1 (0.26%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (4.74%) Degree
2 12 (3.16%) ISEB
3 9 (2.37%) CIMA
3 9 (2.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 9 (2.37%) ACCA
4 6 (1.58%) MOS
5 5 (1.32%) CISSP
6 3 (0.79%) HND
6 3 (0.79%) CISM
6 3 (0.79%) SC Cleared
6 3 (0.79%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.53%) AAT
7 2 (0.53%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 2 (0.53%) CCNP
7 2 (0.53%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.53%) CEH
7 2 (0.53%) JNCIS
7 2 (0.53%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.00%) Solvency II
2 18 (4.74%) Basel II
2 18 (4.74%) PCI DSS
3 17 (4.47%) Basel III
4 12 (3.16%) COREP
5 11 (2.89%) FINREP
6 10 (2.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 7 (1.84%) FATCA
8 6 (1.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 5 (1.32%) Data Quality
10 4 (1.05%) SLA
10 4 (1.05%) QA
11 2 (0.53%) ISO 9001
12 1 (0.26%) COBIT
System Software
1 8 (2.11%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.05%) Hyper-V
2 4 (1.05%) XenDesktop
3 3 (0.79%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.26%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.26%) vSphere
4 1 (0.26%) XenApp
4 1 (0.26%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (0.79%) SCVMM
1 3 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.26%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 37 (9.74%) Microsoft
2 15 (3.95%) SAP
3 13 (3.42%) Adobe
3 13 (3.42%) IBM
4 11 (2.89%) Cisco
5 10 (2.63%) Citrix
6 9 (2.37%) Unisys
6 9 (2.37%) Google
7 7 (1.84%) Sencha
7 7 (1.84%) Oracle
8 6 (1.58%) PeopleSoft
8 6 (1.58%) ICL
8 6 (1.58%) Omniture
9 5 (1.32%) VMware
9 5 (1.32%) Juniper
9 5 (1.32%) Business Objects
10 4 (1.05%) Sitecore
11 3 (0.79%) AppSense
11 3 (0.79%) EMC
12 2 (0.53%) Avaya
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