The 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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 180 247 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 25.79% 35.75% 25.78%
As % of the General category 72.29% 73.29% 66.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 205 104
Average daily rate £395 £475 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.84% +14.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £300 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £518
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
Average hourly rate £18.00 £23.22 £19.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.48% +17.56%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+66.66% +6.45%
Finance
South West

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

General Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
249 337 212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 35.67% 48.77% 38.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 253 133
Average daily rate £383 £475 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.47% +15.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £315 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £572
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 12 4
Average hourly rate £78.75 £28.50 £24.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+176.31% +17.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.10 £22.69 £18.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £122.50 £28.50 £37.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.66 £25.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+31.98% +10.86%

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 0 126 £400 -15.78% 35
Malmesbury 0 10 £325 -
Salisbury -3 9 £315 -25.88% 1
Chippenham -1 2 £263 -19.23% 3
Corsham -13 1 £325 -25.92%
Finance
South West

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 67 (18.21%) Stakeholder Management
2 51 (13.86%) Banking
3 50 (13.59%) Agile Software Development
4 47 (12.77%) SQL
5 42 (11.41%) Microsoft
6 41 (11.14%) Analytical Skills
7 40 (10.87%) Project Management
8 36 (9.78%) PRINCE2
9 35 (9.51%) Oracle
10 32 (8.70%) MS Excel
11 31 (8.42%) HTML
12 30 (8.15%) Security Cleared
13 29 (7.88%) Business Intelligence
14 26 (7.07%) Windows
14 26 (7.07%) CSS
15 24 (6.52%) ITIL
16 23 (6.25%) Java
16 23 (6.25%) JavaScript
16 23 (6.25%) SQL Server
17 22 (5.98%) Data Modelling
17 22 (5.98%) SC Cleared
17 22 (5.98%) User Experience
18 20 (5.43%) Retail
18 20 (5.43%) Spring
19 19 (5.16%) Management Information System
19 19 (5.16%) CMS
19 19 (5.16%) Hibernate
19 19 (5.16%) Scrum
19 19 (5.16%) UML
19 19 (5.16%) Data Centre

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 19 (5.16%) CMS
2 17 (4.62%) SharePoint
3 13 (3.53%) WebSphere
4 11 (2.99%) Sitecore CMS
5 8 (2.17%) SAS
6 7 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (1.90%) Skype for Business
7 6 (1.63%) MS Exchange
8 4 (1.09%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.82%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (0.82%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.54%) Apache
10 2 (0.54%) IBM HTTP Server
10 2 (0.54%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.54%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1 (0.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 32 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 16 (4.35%) MS Project
2 16 (4.35%) MS Visio
3 13 (3.53%) MS Office
4 8 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.27%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (0.27%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.27%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 8 (2.17%) Unit4 Business World
2 4 (1.09%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (1.09%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (1.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.82%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.54%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.54%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.54%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (0.54%) SAP CO
4 2 (0.54%) SAP FI
4 2 (0.54%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.27%) Adobe Campaign
5 1 (0.27%) BASE24
5 1 (0.27%) PeopleSoft HRMS
5 1 (0.27%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.27%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.72%) Office 365
2 7 (1.90%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (1.90%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (1.90%) Amazon Kinesis
2 7 (1.90%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (4.62%) Firewall
2 10 (2.72%) Internet
3 9 (2.45%) Ethernet
4 8 (2.17%) SAN
4 8 (2.17%) TCP/IP
5 7 (1.90%) DNS
5 7 (1.90%) LAN
5 7 (1.90%) Skype
5 7 (1.90%) WAN
6 6 (1.63%) DHCP
7 5 (1.36%) Network Security
8 4 (1.09%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (1.09%) VPN
9 3 (0.82%) ADSL
9 3 (0.82%) Broadband
9 3 (0.82%) WLAN
10 2 (0.54%) BGP
10 2 (0.54%) HTTP
10 2 (0.54%) MPLS
10 2 (0.54%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 17 (4.62%) BusinessObjects
3 15 (4.08%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (2.99%) Oracle Database
5 7 (1.90%) Amazon Redshift
5 7 (1.90%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (1.90%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (1.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (1.09%) Base SAS
7 4 (1.09%) Oracle BI EE
7 4 (1.09%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (1.09%) Oracle Database 12c
7 4 (1.09%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 3 (0.82%) RDBMS
8 3 (0.82%) Relational Database
8 3 (0.82%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 2 (0.54%) DB2
9 2 (0.54%) MySQL
9 2 (0.54%) Oracle9i Database
9 2 (0.54%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 5 (1.36%) Cucumber
1 5 (1.36%) Jenkins
2 4 (1.09%) Maven
2 4 (1.09%) Selenium
3 3 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.54%) Ant
4 2 (0.54%) Axure RP
4 2 (0.54%) JBehave
4 2 (0.54%) JDeveloper
4 2 (0.54%) JUnit
4 2 (0.54%) Mockito
4 2 (0.54%) Rational Rose
4 2 (0.54%) Subversion
4 2 (0.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.27%) JIRA
5 1 (0.27%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.27%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.27%) WebDriver
General
1 51 (13.86%) Banking
2 20 (5.43%) Retail
3 14 (3.80%) Marketing
4 12 (3.26%) Telecoms
5 10 (2.72%) Games
5 10 (2.72%) Retail Banking
6 8 (2.17%) Financial Institution
7 7 (1.90%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.09%) Electronics
9 3 (0.82%) Legal
10 2 (0.54%) Billing
11 1 (0.27%) Advertising
11 1 (0.27%) Back Office
11 1 (0.27%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.27%) Law
11 1 (0.27%) Military
11 1 (0.27%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 74 (20.11%) Analyst
2 51 (13.86%) Developer
3 42 (11.41%) Architect
3 42 (11.41%) Project Manager
4 33 (8.97%) Business Analyst
5 30 (8.15%) Consultant
6 20 (5.43%) Tester
7 18 (4.89%) Java Developer
8 17 (4.62%) Senior Analyst
9 14 (3.80%) Senior Business Analyst
10 13 (3.53%) Solutions Architect
11 11 (2.99%) Designer
12 10 (2.72%) Data Analyst
13 9 (2.45%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 9 (2.45%) Java Software Developer
13 9 (2.45%) Security Architect
14 8 (2.17%) Business Architect
14 8 (2.17%) Business Intelligence Analyst
14 8 (2.17%) PMO Analyst
14 8 (2.17%) WebSphere Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (8.42%) HTML
2 26 (7.07%) CSS
3 20 (5.43%) Spring
4 19 (5.16%) Hibernate
5 18 (4.89%) Middleware
6 13 (3.53%) .NET
7 9 (2.45%) WebSphere MQ
8 7 (1.90%) HTML5
8 7 (1.90%) jQuery
9 5 (1.36%) ASP.NET
10 4 (1.09%) Ajax
10 4 (1.09%) AngularJS
10 4 (1.09%) Oracle Fusion
10 4 (1.09%) XML
11 3 (0.82%) Classic ASP
11 3 (0.82%) XSL
12 2 (0.54%) J2EE
12 2 (0.54%) Oracle Streams
12 2 (0.54%) SOAP
12 2 (0.54%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 41 (11.14%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (5.98%) User Experience
3 19 (5.16%) Data Centre
3 19 (5.16%) Management Information System
4 10 (2.72%) Computer Science
5 6 (1.63%) e-Learning
6 5 (1.36%) DataPower
7 4 (1.09%) Internet of Things
8 3 (0.82%) Device Driver
8 3 (0.82%) Learning Management System
8 3 (0.82%) Mobile Banking
9 2 (0.54%) APACS
9 2 (0.54%) Biology
9 2 (0.54%) Chemistry
9 2 (0.54%) Copywriting
9 2 (0.54%) EPoS
9 2 (0.54%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.54%) Mobile Payment
9 2 (0.54%) Replication
9 2 (0.54%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 26 (7.07%) Windows
2 16 (4.35%) Linux
3 13 (3.53%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (2.72%) Oracle Linux
4 10 (2.72%) Windows Server
4 10 (2.72%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (1.90%) Unix
7 3 (0.82%) Solaris
7 3 (0.82%) Windows 8
7 3 (0.82%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.82%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.54%) AIX
8 2 (0.54%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.27%) CatOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (18.21%) Stakeholder Management
2 50 (13.59%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (10.87%) Project Management
4 36 (9.78%) PRINCE2
5 29 (7.88%) Business Intelligence
6 24 (6.52%) ITIL
7 22 (5.98%) Data Modelling
8 19 (5.16%) Scrum
8 19 (5.16%) UML
9 16 (4.35%) Content Management
9 16 (4.35%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 15 (4.08%) Analytics
10 15 (4.08%) Use Case
11 14 (3.80%) Change Management
11 14 (3.80%) Migration
11 14 (3.80%) Programme Management
12 13 (3.53%) BPMN
13 12 (3.26%) Business Analysis
14 11 (2.99%) Data Analysis
14 11 (2.99%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 47 (12.77%) SQL
2 23 (6.25%) Java
2 23 (6.25%) JavaScript
3 10 (2.72%) AWK
3 10 (2.72%) Bash Shell
3 10 (2.72%) Python
3 10 (2.72%) sed
4 8 (2.17%) Perl
5 5 (1.36%) PL/SQL
5 5 (1.36%) PowerShell
6 4 (1.09%) C#
6 4 (1.09%) Shell Script
6 4 (1.09%) VBA
7 2 (0.54%) T-SQL
7 2 (0.54%) XQuery
8 1 (0.27%) C
8 1 (0.27%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 30 (8.15%) Security Cleared
2 22 (5.98%) SC Cleared
3 17 (4.62%) CISSP
4 13 (3.53%) Degree
5 12 (3.26%) APMP
6 11 (2.99%) ISEB
7 8 (2.17%) CREST Certified
7 8 (2.17%) DV Cleared
8 7 (1.90%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (1.90%) GWAPT
9 5 (1.36%) CCNA
9 5 (1.36%) SANS
10 4 (1.09%) CEH
10 4 (1.09%) CISA
10 4 (1.09%) GIAC
10 4 (1.09%) OSCE
10 4 (1.09%) OSCP
10 4 (1.09%) PMP
11 3 (0.82%) CISM
11 3 (0.82%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.26%) PCI DSS
2 6 (1.63%) Basel II
2 6 (1.63%) Basel III
2 6 (1.63%) QA
2 6 (1.63%) Solvency II
3 4 (1.09%) COBIT
4 3 (0.82%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.54%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.54%) FATCA
5 2 (0.54%) SEPA
5 2 (0.54%) SLA
6 1 (0.27%) COREP
6 1 (0.27%) FINREP
6 1 (0.27%) ISO22301
System Software
1 10 (2.72%) Samba
2 9 (2.45%) Active Directory
3 8 (2.17%) NFS
3 8 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (1.90%) vSphere
5 5 (1.36%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (0.82%) Oracle Clusterware
7 2 (0.54%) Docker
8 1 (0.27%) Firmware
8 1 (0.27%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.27%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (3.53%) Puppet
2 12 (3.26%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (2.17%) NetBackup
4 5 (1.36%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (1.09%) Data Guard
5 4 (1.09%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 4 (1.09%) SCCM
6 3 (0.82%) Oracle ZFS
6 3 (0.82%) WSUS
7 2 (0.54%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.27%) HP SIM
8 1 (0.27%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.27%) SCOM
Vendors
1 42 (11.41%) Microsoft
2 35 (9.51%) Oracle
3 18 (4.89%) IBM
4 13 (3.53%) SAP
5 11 (2.99%) Sitecore
6 10 (2.72%) Cisco
6 10 (2.72%) NetApp
6 10 (2.72%) Red Hat
7 9 (2.45%) VMware
8 7 (1.90%) Tableau
9 5 (1.36%) HP
9 5 (1.36%) Informatica
10 4 (1.09%) Juniper
10 4 (1.09%) Murex
10 4 (1.09%) Siebel
11 3 (0.82%) Adobe
11 3 (0.82%) SolarWinds
11 3 (0.82%) Teradata
12 2 (0.54%) F5
12 2 (0.54%) Sencha
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