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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 1 1 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Contract jobs citing Finance 217 141 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 30.48% 25.13% 20.47%
As % of the General category 69.33% 66.82% 50.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 114 124
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£425 £390 £379
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% +2.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £235 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £539 £487
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -10.25%
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
313 211 277
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 43.96% 37.61% 40.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 220 142 200
Average daily rate £425 £420 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +9.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 13
Average hourly rate £20.00 £28.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.82% -18.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- -22.41%

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 August 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 August 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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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 0 182 £430 +4.55% 18
Salisbury -5 8 £310 -0.80%
Chippenham +6 1 - - 2
Trowbridge - - - - 2
Finance
South West

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 162 (36.16%) Banking
2 81 (18.08%) Stakeholder Management
3 71 (15.85%) Retail
4 70 (15.63%) Retail Banking
5 66 (14.73%) Project Management
6 58 (12.95%) Change Management
7 52 (11.61%) Microsoft
8 39 (8.71%) Windows
9 37 (8.26%) Data Modelling
9 37 (8.26%) SAP
10 36 (8.04%) SQL
11 35 (7.81%) MS Project
11 35 (7.81%) Business Transformation
12 34 (7.59%) GAP Analysis
12 34 (7.59%) Telecoms
13 32 (7.14%) PRINCE2
13 32 (7.14%) UML
13 32 (7.14%) Requirements Analysis
14 30 (6.70%) PCI DSS
15 28 (6.25%) MS Excel
16 27 (6.03%) MS Visio
16 27 (6.03%) Business Analysis
17 25 (5.58%) Change Control
18 24 (5.36%) UNIX
18 24 (5.36%) .NET
19 23 (5.13%) Migration
20 22 (4.91%) Risk Management
20 22 (4.91%) Linux
20 22 (4.91%) DSDM
20 22 (4.91%) SSADM

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 21 (4.69%) SharePoint
2 9 (2.01%) SAS
3 6 (1.34%) CMS
4 4 (0.89%) IIS
5 3 (0.67%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (0.67%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (0.67%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (0.67%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.45%) Lync
7 1 (0.22%) NetWeaver
7 1 (0.22%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.22%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.22%) Confluence
7 1 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 35 (7.81%) MS Project
2 28 (6.25%) MS Excel
3 27 (6.03%) MS Visio
4 9 (2.01%) MS Office
5 5 (1.12%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.45%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.22%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.22%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 8 (1.79%) Google Analytics
1 8 (1.79%) WebTrends
2 6 (1.34%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (1.12%) SAP GRC
4 3 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.45%) SAP Business One
5 2 (0.45%) BASE24
5 2 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.45%) PeopleSoft HRMS
5 2 (0.45%) Agresso
6 1 (0.22%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.22%) PeopleSoft Financials
6 1 (0.22%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.22%) Eagle PACE
6 1 (0.22%) SAP FI-CA
6 1 (0.22%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.22%) SAP Retail
6 1 (0.22%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.22%) Office 365
1 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (4.02%) Firewall
2 13 (2.90%) Internet
3 10 (2.23%) TCP/IP
3 10 (2.23%) DNS
4 8 (1.79%) DHCP
5 6 (1.34%) LTE
5 6 (1.34%) Network Security
6 4 (0.89%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (0.89%) WCDMA
7 3 (0.67%) ATM
7 3 (0.67%) Extranet
8 2 (0.45%) LDAP
8 2 (0.45%) Intranet
8 2 (0.45%) SAN
8 2 (0.45%) LAN
8 2 (0.45%) Radio Access Network
9 1 (0.22%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 1 (0.22%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 1 (0.22%) SMS
9 1 (0.22%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (4.02%) Data Warehouse
1 18 (4.02%) SQL Server
2 11 (2.46%) SQL Server 2008
2 11 (2.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (2.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (1.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (1.34%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (1.12%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (0.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 4 (0.89%) Base SAS
8 3 (0.67%) Oracle Database
8 3 (0.67%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (0.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 2 (0.45%) QlikView
9 2 (0.45%) BusinessObjects XI
9 2 (0.45%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (0.45%) MS Access
9 2 (0.45%) OLAP
9 2 (0.45%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (0.45%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 7 (1.56%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (0.89%) Maven
2 4 (0.89%) Visual Studio
2 4 (0.89%) Ant
2 4 (0.89%) Eclipse
3 3 (0.67%) MSI
3 3 (0.67%) RequisitePro
3 3 (0.67%) Rational Rose
4 2 (0.45%) Subversion
4 2 (0.45%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.22%) Yeoman
5 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.22%) Selenium
5 1 (0.22%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.22%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.22%) JIRA
5 1 (0.22%) LSMW
General
1 162 (36.16%) Banking
2 71 (15.85%) Retail
3 70 (15.63%) Retail Banking
4 34 (7.59%) Telecoms
5 19 (4.24%) Marketing
6 7 (1.56%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.12%) Back Office
7 5 (1.12%) Legal
8 2 (0.45%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.45%) Electronics
9 1 (0.22%) Front Office
9 1 (0.22%) Advertising
9 1 (0.22%) Publishing
9 1 (0.22%) Military
9 1 (0.22%) Local Government
9 1 (0.22%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 164 (36.61%) Analyst
2 73 (16.29%) Business Analyst
3 49 (10.94%) Project Manager
4 46 (10.27%) Senior Analyst
5 44 (9.82%) Senior Business Analyst
6 43 (9.60%) Architect
7 37 (8.26%) Consultant
7 37 (8.26%) PMO Analyst
8 23 (5.13%) Solutions Architect
8 23 (5.13%) Developer
9 13 (2.90%) Programme Manager
9 13 (2.90%) Programme Office Analyst
9 13 (2.90%) Programme Analyst
10 12 (2.68%) Test Analyst
11 11 (2.46%) Designer
12 10 (2.23%) Data Analyst
12 10 (2.23%) Technical Analyst
13 9 (2.01%) Solutions Designer
13 9 (2.01%) Test Manager
13 9 (2.01%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (5.36%) .NET
2 9 (2.01%) Web Services
3 7 (1.56%) .NET Framework
4 5 (1.12%) XML
5 3 (0.67%) CSS3
5 3 (0.67%) CSS
5 3 (0.67%) J2EE
5 3 (0.67%) HTML
5 3 (0.67%) jQuery
6 2 (0.45%) Spring
6 2 (0.45%) MDX
6 2 (0.45%) JAX-WS
6 2 (0.45%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.45%) WSDL
7 1 (0.22%) REST
7 1 (0.22%) XML Schema
7 1 (0.22%) Middleware
7 1 (0.22%) Flash
7 1 (0.22%) SAP Basis
7 1 (0.22%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 11 (2.46%) Management Information System
2 9 (2.01%) Mobile Banking
3 8 (1.79%) Digital Media
4 6 (1.34%) Online Banking
4 6 (1.34%) Mobile Payment
5 4 (0.89%) SWIFT
5 4 (0.89%) APACS
6 3 (0.67%) Mathematics
6 3 (0.67%) Social Media
7 2 (0.45%) Tandem
7 2 (0.45%) FMCG
7 2 (0.45%) Reference Data
7 2 (0.45%) Data Integration
7 2 (0.45%) Clustering
7 2 (0.45%) Mainframe
7 2 (0.45%) DTV
7 2 (0.45%) Blackberry
7 2 (0.45%) PMI
8 1 (0.22%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.22%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 39 (8.71%) Windows
2 24 (5.36%) UNIX
3 22 (4.91%) Linux
4 9 (2.01%) Windows 7
5 8 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (1.56%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (0.89%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.67%) Android
8 3 (0.67%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.45%) AIX
9 2 (0.45%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.22%) pSOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (18.08%) Stakeholder Management
2 66 (14.73%) Project Management
3 58 (12.95%) Change Management
4 37 (8.26%) Data Modelling
5 35 (7.81%) Business Transformation
6 34 (7.59%) GAP Analysis
7 32 (7.14%) PRINCE2
7 32 (7.14%) UML
7 32 (7.14%) Requirements Analysis
8 27 (6.03%) Business Analysis
9 25 (5.58%) Change Control
10 23 (5.13%) Migration
11 22 (4.91%) Risk Management
11 22 (4.91%) DSDM
11 22 (4.91%) SSADM
11 22 (4.91%) Project Planning
11 22 (4.91%) Analytics
12 21 (4.69%) BPR
13 19 (4.24%) BPMN
14 18 (4.02%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 36 (8.04%) SQL
2 13 (2.90%) VB
3 10 (2.23%) C#
4 7 (1.56%) VBScript
4 7 (1.56%) VB.NET
4 7 (1.56%) VBA
5 6 (1.34%) Java
6 5 (1.12%) Perl
6 5 (1.12%) C
6 5 (1.12%) T-SQL
6 5 (1.12%) PowerShell
7 2 (0.45%) COBOL
7 2 (0.45%) PL/SQL
7 2 (0.45%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.22%) Python
8 1 (0.22%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.22%) Ruby
8 1 (0.22%) VB6
Qualifications
1 18 (4.02%) ISEB
2 17 (3.79%) Security Cleared
3 15 (3.35%) SC Cleared
4 14 (3.13%) Degree
5 13 (2.90%) ACCA
5 13 (2.90%) CIMA
6 7 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 6 (1.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 4 (0.89%) ISTQB
8 4 (0.89%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 4 (0.89%) PMI Certification
9 3 (0.67%) CISSP
10 2 (0.45%) CIPD
10 2 (0.45%) PMP
11 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.22%) SAP Certification
11 1 (0.22%) MBA
11 1 (0.22%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 1 (0.22%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (6.70%) PCI DSS
2 18 (4.02%) Basel III
2 18 (4.02%) Basel II
2 18 (4.02%) Solvency II
3 13 (2.90%) FINREP
4 9 (2.01%) COREP
5 8 (1.79%) QA
5 8 (1.79%) FATCA
6 7 (1.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 6 (1.34%) SLA
8 5 (1.12%) Data Quality
9 3 (0.67%) ISO 9001
9 3 (0.67%) MiFID
10 1 (0.22%) CRD IV
10 1 (0.22%) COBIT
System Software
1 13 (2.90%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.89%) XenDesktop
3 3 (0.67%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (0.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.45%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.22%) vSphere
5 1 (0.22%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 11 (2.46%) McAfee ePO
2 7 (1.56%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.67%) SCCM
4 1 (0.22%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 52 (11.61%) Microsoft
2 37 (8.26%) SAP
3 12 (2.68%) Oracle
3 12 (2.68%) McAfee
4 11 (2.46%) IBM
5 10 (2.23%) Cisco
5 10 (2.23%) Business Objects
6 9 (2.01%) Unisys
7 8 (1.79%) Google
8 7 (1.56%) Juniper
8 7 (1.56%) Qualys
8 7 (1.56%) Infoblox
8 7 (1.56%) ICL
9 6 (1.34%) PeopleSoft
9 6 (1.34%) Citrix
9 6 (1.34%) Hyperion
10 4 (0.89%) VMware
10 4 (0.89%) Niku
10 4 (0.89%) Sophos
10 4 (0.89%) HP
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