The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Wiltshire region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 227 173 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 33.53% 30.30% 23.22%
As % of the General category 70.06% 71.19% 52.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 140 125
Average daily rate
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£425 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £482 £486
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +3.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -20.00%
General Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
324 243 266
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 47.86% 42.56% 44.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 168 193
Average daily rate £425 £420 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £303 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.64% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 12
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £36.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -53.10%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.25 £22.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-1.11% -16.66%
Finance
South West

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Finance across the Wiltshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Finance
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon 0 186 £433 +4.84% 27
Salisbury -4 8 £310 -8.14% 2
Trowbridge - - - -
Chippenham - - - - 7
Corsham - - - -
Finance
South West

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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.

1 178 (38.28%) Banking
2 90 (19.35%) Stakeholder Management
3 87 (18.71%) Retail
4 83 (17.85%) Retail Banking
5 63 (13.55%) Project Management
6 60 (12.90%) Change Management
6 60 (12.90%) Microsoft
7 54 (11.61%) SQL
8 40 (8.60%) GAP Analysis
8 40 (8.60%) MS Project
9 39 (8.39%) PRINCE2
9 39 (8.39%) Data Modelling
10 37 (7.96%) Business Analysis
11 36 (7.74%) Windows
12 35 (7.53%) UML
13 34 (7.31%) Requirements Analysis
14 33 (7.10%) SAP
15 31 (6.67%) Migration
16 30 (6.45%) Telecoms
16 30 (6.45%) Business Transformation
17 29 (6.24%) .NET
17 29 (6.24%) MS Excel
18 27 (5.81%) MS Visio
18 27 (5.81%) SQL Server
19 26 (5.59%) PCI DSS
20 24 (5.16%) SharePoint
20 24 (5.16%) Change Control
21 23 (4.95%) Basel III
21 23 (4.95%) Analytics
21 23 (4.95%) DSDM

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 24 (5.16%) SharePoint
2 15 (3.23%) WebLogic
3 7 (1.51%) CMS
4 6 (1.29%) IIS
5 5 (1.08%) WebLogic Portal
5 5 (1.08%) AquaLogic Service Bus
5 5 (1.08%) Oracle Service Bus
6 4 (0.86%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (0.86%) Oracle Workflow
6 4 (0.86%) Apache
6 4 (0.86%) Tomcat
6 4 (0.86%) SAS
6 4 (0.86%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (0.86%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.43%) Confluence
7 2 (0.43%) Lync
8 1 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.22%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.22%) Content Management Server
8 1 (0.22%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 40 (8.60%) MS Project
2 29 (6.24%) MS Excel
3 27 (5.81%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.51%) MS Office
5 5 (1.08%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.43%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.22%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.22%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 8 (1.72%) WebTrends
1 8 (1.72%) Google Analytics
2 7 (1.51%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (1.29%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.43%) SAP Business One
4 2 (0.43%) BASE24
4 2 (0.43%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (0.43%) PeopleSoft HRMS
4 2 (0.43%) Agresso
4 2 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.22%) Eagle PACE
5 1 (0.22%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.22%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (0.22%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.22%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.22%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.22%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.23%) Internet
1 15 (3.23%) Firewall
2 12 (2.58%) DNS
3 11 (2.37%) TCP/IP
4 8 (1.72%) DHCP
5 5 (1.08%) Network Security
6 3 (0.65%) LDAP
6 3 (0.65%) ATM
6 3 (0.65%) Extranet
6 3 (0.65%) Intranet
7 2 (0.43%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (0.43%) LTE
7 2 (0.43%) Radio Access Network
8 1 (0.22%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (0.22%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 1 (0.22%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.22%) X.509
8 1 (0.22%) SSL
8 1 (0.22%) SAN
8 1 (0.22%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (5.81%) SQL Server
2 22 (4.73%) Data Warehouse
3 18 (3.87%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (2.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (2.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (1.72%) Oracle Database
6 6 (1.29%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (1.29%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (1.08%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (1.08%) MS Access
7 5 (1.08%) Crystal Reports
7 5 (1.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 5 (1.08%) Oracle BI EE
8 4 (0.86%) BusinessObjects XI
8 4 (0.86%) QlikView
8 4 (0.86%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (0.86%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (0.65%) OLAP
10 2 (0.43%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 13 (2.80%) Maven
2 7 (1.51%) Ant
2 7 (1.51%) QuickTest Pro
3 6 (1.29%) JUnit
3 6 (1.29%) Eclipse
4 5 (1.08%) Jenkins
5 4 (0.86%) JDeveloper
5 4 (0.86%) Visual Studio
5 4 (0.86%) Rational Rose
6 3 (0.65%) RequisitePro
6 3 (0.65%) Subversion
7 2 (0.43%) Mockito
7 2 (0.43%) JIRA
7 2 (0.43%) MSI
7 2 (0.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.22%) Yeoman
8 1 (0.22%) LSMW
8 1 (0.22%) Selenium
8 1 (0.22%) FitNesse
8 1 (0.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 178 (38.28%) Banking
2 87 (18.71%) Retail
3 83 (17.85%) Retail Banking
4 30 (6.45%) Telecoms
5 19 (4.09%) Marketing
6 7 (1.51%) Manufacturing
7 6 (1.29%) Back Office
8 3 (0.65%) Legal
8 3 (0.65%) Publishing
9 2 (0.43%) Electronics
9 2 (0.43%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.22%) Front Office
10 1 (0.22%) Advertising
10 1 (0.22%) Military
10 1 (0.22%) Billing
10 1 (0.22%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.22%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 176 (37.85%) Analyst
2 86 (18.49%) Business Analyst
3 54 (11.61%) Senior Analyst
4 52 (11.18%) Senior Business Analyst
5 47 (10.11%) Project Manager
6 41 (8.82%) Architect
7 39 (8.39%) PMO Analyst
8 37 (7.96%) Consultant
9 36 (7.74%) Developer
10 23 (4.95%) Solutions Architect
11 17 (3.66%) Java Developer
12 16 (3.44%) Programme Office Analyst
12 16 (3.44%) Programme Analyst
13 14 (3.01%) Programme Manager
14 13 (2.80%) Designer
15 12 (2.58%) Technical Analyst
16 11 (2.37%) Solutions Designer
16 11 (2.37%) Test Analyst
17 9 (1.94%) Data Analyst
17 9 (1.94%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (6.24%) .NET
2 16 (3.44%) Spring
3 13 (2.80%) J2EE
3 13 (2.80%) Web Services
4 12 (2.58%) XML
4 12 (2.58%) jQuery
5 11 (2.37%) CSS
6 10 (2.15%) JSF
6 10 (2.15%) HTML
7 8 (1.72%) Spring MVC
8 7 (1.51%) .NET Framework
9 6 (1.29%) REST
10 5 (1.08%) SOAP
11 4 (0.86%) XSLT
11 4 (0.86%) XML Schema
11 4 (0.86%) CSS3
11 4 (0.86%) WebCenter
11 4 (0.86%) Hibernate
11 4 (0.86%) MDX
12 3 (0.65%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (1.94%) Management Information System
1 9 (1.94%) Mobile Banking
2 8 (1.72%) Mobile Payment
2 8 (1.72%) Digital Media
2 8 (1.72%) Online Banking
3 5 (1.08%) APACS
3 5 (1.08%) SWIFT
4 4 (0.86%) Clustering
5 3 (0.65%) Mathematics
5 3 (0.65%) Mainframe
5 3 (0.65%) Social Media
6 2 (0.43%) FMCG
6 2 (0.43%) iPhone
6 2 (0.43%) Reference Data
6 2 (0.43%) Mobile App
6 2 (0.43%) IBM Mainframe
6 2 (0.43%) Tandem
6 2 (0.43%) PMI
6 2 (0.43%) Blackberry
6 2 (0.43%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 36 (7.74%) Windows
2 20 (4.30%) Linux
3 18 (3.87%) UNIX
4 10 (2.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (1.51%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (1.29%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.65%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.65%) Android
8 2 (0.43%) AIX
8 2 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.22%) zOS
9 1 (0.22%) pSOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (19.35%) Stakeholder Management
2 63 (13.55%) Project Management
3 60 (12.90%) Change Management
4 40 (8.60%) GAP Analysis
5 39 (8.39%) PRINCE2
5 39 (8.39%) Data Modelling
6 37 (7.96%) Business Analysis
7 35 (7.53%) UML
8 34 (7.31%) Requirements Analysis
9 31 (6.67%) Migration
10 30 (6.45%) Business Transformation
11 24 (5.16%) Change Control
12 23 (4.95%) Analytics
12 23 (4.95%) Project Planning
12 23 (4.95%) SSADM
12 23 (4.95%) DSDM
13 22 (4.73%) Business Intelligence
13 22 (4.73%) Data Migration
14 21 (4.52%) BPR
15 19 (4.09%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 54 (11.61%) SQL
2 20 (4.30%) Java
3 16 (3.44%) JavaScript
4 12 (2.58%) VBA
5 11 (2.37%) C#
6 8 (1.72%) T-SQL
6 8 (1.72%) VB
7 7 (1.51%) VB.NET
7 7 (1.51%) VBScript
7 7 (1.51%) PL/SQL
7 7 (1.51%) PowerShell
8 5 (1.08%) C
9 4 (0.86%) XQuery
9 4 (0.86%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.43%) VB6
11 1 (0.22%) Ruby
11 1 (0.22%) Python
11 1 (0.22%) COBOL
11 1 (0.22%) Perl
11 1 (0.22%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 21 (4.52%) ISEB
2 17 (3.66%) Security Cleared
3 15 (3.23%) SC Cleared
3 15 (3.23%) Degree
4 13 (2.80%) ACCA
4 13 (2.80%) CIMA
5 8 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 8 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 5 (1.08%) PMI Certification
7 4 (0.86%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 4 (0.86%) ISTQB
8 3 (0.65%) PMP
9 2 (0.43%) CIPD
10 1 (0.22%) MBA
10 1 (0.22%) ISEB Practitioner
10 1 (0.22%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.22%) CISSP
10 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.22%) OCP
10 1 (0.22%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (5.59%) PCI DSS
2 23 (4.95%) Basel III
3 19 (4.09%) Solvency II
4 18 (3.87%) Basel II
4 18 (3.87%) FINREP
5 16 (3.44%) COREP
6 9 (1.94%) QA
6 9 (1.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 7 (1.51%) FATCA
8 6 (1.29%) SLA
9 4 (0.86%) CRD IV
10 3 (0.65%) MiFID
10 3 (0.65%) ISO 9001
10 3 (0.65%) Data Quality
11 1 (0.22%) COBIT
System Software
1 16 (3.44%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.65%) XenDesktop
3 2 (0.43%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.43%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.22%) ProxySG
4 1 (0.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (2.37%) McAfee ePO
2 7 (1.51%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.43%) SCCM
4 1 (0.22%) Control-M
4 1 (0.22%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 60 (12.90%) Microsoft
2 33 (7.10%) SAP
3 19 (4.09%) Oracle
4 12 (2.58%) McAfee
5 10 (2.15%) Business Objects
6 9 (1.94%) Unisys
6 9 (1.94%) ICL
7 8 (1.72%) Google
7 8 (1.72%) Cisco
8 7 (1.51%) Qualys
8 7 (1.51%) Infoblox
9 6 (1.29%) IBM
9 6 (1.29%) Juniper
10 5 (1.08%) HP
10 5 (1.08%) Niku
11 4 (0.86%) Sophos
11 4 (0.86%) PeopleSoft
12 3 (0.65%) Citrix
12 3 (0.65%) Omniture
12 3 (0.65%) Infor
Swindon, Wiltshire
Clarity Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Clarity Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £550 - £601 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Venturi
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Wiltshire
Montash
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Advantage XPO
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon
Aximis West
Rate: £40,000 - £60,000 OTE +5.4k Car + Fuel Card
Posted: 7 days ago
Salisbury
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Swindon
The People Network
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Swindon
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Wiltshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Swindon
The People Network
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 27 days ago