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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 148 183 153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 35.15% 44.42% 38.44%
As % of the General category 70.14% 84.33% 77.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 155 123
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£439 £430 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.03% +4.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £285 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £549 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 5
Average hourly rate £18.50 £20.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.70 £20.00 £14.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.30 £20.00 £17.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+21.21% -
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
211 217 197
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 50.12% 52.67% 49.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 178 142
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 £300 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £549 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £388 £388
% change year-on-year
+2.19% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 6
Average hourly rate £19.50 £20.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £20.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £20.00 £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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.

1 102 (32.69%) Banking
2 68 (21.79%) Stakeholder Management
3 48 (15.38%) Telecoms
4 43 (13.78%) Retail
5 42 (13.46%) Data Modelling
6 37 (11.86%) Retail Banking
7 34 (10.90%) Microsoft
8 30 (9.62%) Project Management
9 28 (8.97%) SQL
10 27 (8.65%) GAP Analysis
10 27 (8.65%) Business Analysis
11 23 (7.37%) Requirements Analysis
11 23 (7.37%) Change Management
12 22 (7.05%) PRINCE2
13 21 (6.73%) Business Transformation
14 20 (6.41%) Data Analysis
15 19 (6.09%) Analytical Skills
15 19 (6.09%) MS Project
16 18 (5.77%) Business Intelligence
16 18 (5.77%) Migration
17 17 (5.45%) Configuration Management
17 17 (5.45%) UML
17 17 (5.45%) User Experience
17 17 (5.45%) Marketing
17 17 (5.45%) Target Operating Model
18 16 (5.13%) Use Case
18 16 (5.13%) BPMN
18 16 (5.13%) Risk Management
19 15 (4.81%) MS Visio
19 15 (4.81%) SC Cleared

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 9 (2.88%) SAS
1 9 (2.88%) CMS
2 6 (1.92%) IIS
2 6 (1.92%) SharePoint
3 5 (1.60%) WebSphere
3 5 (1.60%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (0.96%) Apache
5 1 (0.32%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.32%) Mule
5 1 (0.32%) Liferay
5 1 (0.32%) Lync
5 1 (0.32%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 19 (6.09%) MS Project
2 15 (4.81%) MS Visio
3 10 (3.21%) MS Excel
4 9 (2.88%) MS Office
5 1 (0.32%) SPSS
5 1 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.32%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 1 (0.32%) Agresso
1 1 (0.32%) SAP FI
1 1 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.32%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.32%) BASE24
1 1 (0.32%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (0.32%) SAP CO
1 1 (0.32%) VisionPLUS
1 1 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.60%) Google Analytics
2 4 (1.28%) Adobe Analytics
3 2 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.17%) Internet
2 12 (3.85%) Network Security
3 8 (2.56%) LAN
4 6 (1.92%) WAN
5 4 (1.28%) MPLS
5 4 (1.28%) OSPF
5 4 (1.28%) BGP
5 4 (1.28%) Ethernet
5 4 (1.28%) VPN
5 4 (1.28%) H.323
5 4 (1.28%) IPv4
5 4 (1.28%) IPv6
5 4 (1.28%) IPsec
6 3 (0.96%) Firewall
7 2 (0.64%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (0.64%) QSIG
7 2 (0.64%) HTTP
7 2 (0.64%) DPNSS
7 2 (0.64%) PBX
7 2 (0.64%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (2.88%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (1.28%) SQL Server
3 4 (1.28%) Base SAS
4 3 (0.96%) IBM InfoSphere
5 2 (0.64%) Oracle ODI
5 2 (0.64%) NoSQL
5 2 (0.64%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 2 (0.64%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (0.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.64%) Oracle OWB
6 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.32%) DB2
6 1 (0.32%) OLAP
6 1 (0.32%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.32%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.32%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 5 (1.60%) JIRA
2 3 (0.96%) Visual Studio
2 3 (0.96%) ERwin
3 2 (0.64%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.64%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.32%) Ant
4 1 (0.32%) JUnit
4 1 (0.32%) Axure RP
4 1 (0.32%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.32%) MSI
4 1 (0.32%) Xcode
General
1 102 (32.69%) Banking
2 48 (15.38%) Telecoms
3 43 (13.78%) Retail
4 37 (11.86%) Retail Banking
5 17 (5.45%) Marketing
6 10 (3.21%) Billing
7 3 (0.96%) Legal
7 3 (0.96%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.96%) Back Office
7 3 (0.96%) Electronics
8 2 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.64%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.64%) General Ledger
8 2 (0.64%) Publishing
9 1 (0.32%) Advertising
9 1 (0.32%) Law
Job Titles
1 107 (34.29%) Analyst
2 69 (22.12%) Business Analyst
3 35 (11.22%) Senior Analyst
4 32 (10.26%) Senior Business Analyst
4 32 (10.26%) Designer
5 29 (9.29%) Architect
6 28 (8.97%) Project Manager
7 21 (6.73%) Developer
7 21 (6.73%) Consultant
8 18 (5.77%) Data Analyst
9 13 (4.17%) Test Manager
9 13 (4.17%) Digital Designer
9 13 (4.17%) PMO Analyst
10 12 (3.85%) Business Data Analyst
11 11 (3.53%) Data Architect
12 8 (2.56%) Programme Manager
12 8 (2.56%) Business Intelligence Analyst
13 7 (2.24%) Programme Office Analyst
13 7 (2.24%) Solutions Architect
13 7 (2.24%) Programme Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (3.53%) HTML
2 9 (2.88%) CSS
2 9 (2.88%) XML
3 8 (2.56%) .NET
4 7 (2.24%) Middleware
4 7 (2.24%) jQuery
5 5 (1.60%) SOAP
5 5 (1.60%) ASP.NET
6 4 (1.28%) Oracle Fusion
6 4 (1.28%) HTML5
6 4 (1.28%) REST
6 4 (1.28%) Ajax
7 3 (0.96%) CSS3
7 3 (0.96%) J2EE
7 3 (0.96%) Flash
8 2 (0.64%) Hibernate
8 2 (0.64%) Spring
8 2 (0.64%) Web Services
8 2 (0.64%) Sencha Touch
8 2 (0.64%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 19 (6.09%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (5.45%) User Experience
3 8 (2.56%) Reference Data
4 7 (2.24%) Online Banking
4 7 (2.24%) Mobile Banking
4 7 (2.24%) Data Centre
5 6 (1.92%) Credit Risk
5 6 (1.92%) E-Learning
6 5 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.28%) DataPower
7 4 (1.28%) Cryptography
7 4 (1.28%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.28%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (0.96%) iPad
9 2 (0.64%) Statistics
9 2 (0.64%) Data Integration
9 2 (0.64%) PKI
9 2 (0.64%) Grid Computing
9 2 (0.64%) PMI
9 2 (0.64%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 11 (3.53%) Windows
2 5 (1.60%) UNIX
2 5 (1.60%) Linux
3 4 (1.28%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (0.64%) Windows 7
4 2 (0.64%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (0.64%) Ubuntu
4 2 (0.64%) Android
4 2 (0.64%) Solaris
5 1 (0.32%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (21.79%) Stakeholder Management
2 42 (13.46%) Data Modelling
3 30 (9.62%) Project Management
4 27 (8.65%) GAP Analysis
4 27 (8.65%) Business Analysis
5 23 (7.37%) Requirements Analysis
5 23 (7.37%) Change Management
6 22 (7.05%) PRINCE2
7 21 (6.73%) Business Transformation
8 20 (6.41%) Data Analysis
9 18 (5.77%) Migration
9 18 (5.77%) Business Intelligence
10 17 (5.45%) UML
10 17 (5.45%) Configuration Management
10 17 (5.45%) Target Operating Model
11 16 (5.13%) BPMN
11 16 (5.13%) Risk Management
11 16 (5.13%) Use Case
12 14 (4.49%) Agile Software Development
12 14 (4.49%) BPR
Programming Languages
1 28 (8.97%) SQL
2 8 (2.56%) JavaScript
3 7 (2.24%) C#
4 5 (1.60%) Java
5 3 (0.96%) SAS Macro
5 3 (0.96%) PowerShell
5 3 (0.96%) ActionScript
6 2 (0.64%) VBA
6 2 (0.64%) Perl
7 1 (0.32%) PHP
7 1 (0.32%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.32%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.32%) Python
7 1 (0.32%) ActionScript 3.0
7 1 (0.32%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 15 (4.81%) SC Cleared
1 15 (4.81%) Security Cleared
2 10 (3.21%) Degree
3 8 (2.56%) ACCA
4 7 (2.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 7 (2.24%) ISEB
4 7 (2.24%) CIMA
5 5 (1.60%) DV Cleared
6 4 (1.28%) MOS
6 4 (1.28%) JNCIS
6 4 (1.28%) CCNP
6 4 (1.28%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (0.96%) CISM
7 3 (0.96%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.64%) AAT
8 2 (0.64%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.64%) CISSP
9 1 (0.32%) CIPD
9 1 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.32%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.81%) Solvency II
2 12 (3.85%) FINREP
2 12 (3.85%) Basel II
2 12 (3.85%) PCI DSS
2 12 (3.85%) Basel III
3 11 (3.53%) COREP
4 8 (2.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (1.92%) FATCA
6 4 (1.28%) QA
7 3 (0.96%) SLA
8 2 (0.64%) COBIT
8 2 (0.64%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.32%) COSO
System Software
1 6 (1.92%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.96%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (0.64%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.64%) XenDesktop
3 2 (0.64%) iptables
4 1 (0.32%) ProxySG
4 1 (0.32%) Snort
4 1 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.64%) Nagios
1 2 (0.64%) SCVMM
1 2 (0.64%) Ganglia
1 2 (0.64%) Puppet
2 1 (0.32%) Windows Intune
2 1 (0.32%) CA LISA
2 1 (0.32%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 34 (10.90%) Microsoft
2 10 (3.21%) Oracle
3 8 (2.56%) SAP
3 8 (2.56%) IBM
4 7 (2.24%) Citrix
5 6 (1.92%) Adobe
6 5 (1.60%) Unisys
6 5 (1.60%) Cisco
6 5 (1.60%) Juniper
6 5 (1.60%) Google
6 5 (1.60%) Sitecore
7 4 (1.28%) ICL
7 4 (1.28%) Omniture
7 4 (1.28%) Tandberg
8 3 (0.96%) Apple
8 3 (0.96%) Splunk
8 3 (0.96%) McAfee
9 2 (0.64%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.64%) Murex
9 2 (0.64%) Avaya
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