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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 246 131 230
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 37.85% 26.31% 39.05%
As % of the General category 76.40% 64.53% 74.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 101 208
Average daily rate
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£475 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £331 £300 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £518 £547
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 0
Average hourly rate £23.22 £19.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.56% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -18.91%
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
322 203 307
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 49.54% 40.76% 52.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 251 129 250
Average daily rate £475 £403 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.01% +5.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £295 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 4 2
Average hourly rate £28.50 £24.25 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.52% +38.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £22.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -12.00%

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 23 January 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Finance Hourly Rate Histogram 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 23 January 2015. 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 0 209 £475 +11.76% 44
Salisbury +9 8 £425 +13.33% 1
Trowbridge -2 1 £450 -
Chippenham - 1 £363 - 1
Finance
South West

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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.

1 156 (32.70%) Banking
2 130 (27.25%) Stakeholder Management
3 86 (18.03%) Retail
4 76 (15.93%) Retail Banking
5 56 (11.74%) Project Management
6 49 (10.27%) Change Management
7 47 (9.85%) Data Modelling
8 46 (9.64%) Microsoft
9 45 (9.43%) Business Transformation
10 43 (9.01%) SAS
10 43 (9.01%) Telecoms
11 38 (7.97%) PRINCE2
11 38 (7.97%) Base SAS
12 37 (7.76%) SAS Enterprise Guide
13 36 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
14 35 (7.34%) SAP
14 35 (7.34%) Agile Software Development
15 31 (6.50%) ITIL
15 31 (6.50%) Business Analysis
15 31 (6.50%) Change Control
16 30 (6.29%) Windows
17 28 (5.87%) GAP Analysis
18 27 (5.66%) MS Project
18 27 (5.66%) Security Cleared
18 27 (5.66%) Mobile Banking
19 25 (5.24%) UML
19 25 (5.24%) ETL
19 25 (5.24%) Requirements Analysis
20 24 (5.03%) SC Cleared
20 24 (5.03%) Risk Management

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 43 (9.01%) SAS
2 15 (3.14%) WebSphere
3 7 (1.47%) CMS
4 5 (1.05%) SharePoint
5 4 (0.84%) IIS
5 4 (0.84%) IBM HTTP Server
6 3 (0.63%) iPlanet
6 3 (0.63%) Apache
6 3 (0.63%) MS Exchange
6 3 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (0.63%) WebSphere Portal
6 3 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (0.42%) Lync
8 1 (0.21%) NetWeaver
8 1 (0.21%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.21%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.21%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.21%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.21%) WebSphere Process Server
8 1 (0.21%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 27 (5.66%) MS Project
2 20 (4.19%) MS Visio
3 16 (3.35%) MS Excel
4 13 (2.73%) MS Office
5 8 (1.68%) Photoshop
6 7 (1.47%) Adobe Illustrator
6 7 (1.47%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.42%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.42%) OmniGraffle
7 2 (0.42%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (1.47%) BASE24
2 5 (1.05%) SAP GRC
2 5 (1.05%) Google Analytics
2 5 (1.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.63%) WebTrends
4 2 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.42%) PeopleSoft HRMS
4 2 (0.42%) Findur
5 1 (0.21%) Agresso
5 1 (0.21%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.21%) PeopleSoft Financials
5 1 (0.21%) SAP FI-CA
5 1 (0.21%) VisionPLUS
5 1 (0.21%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.42%) Office 365
2 1 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.21%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.21%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.21%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.98%) Internet
2 14 (2.94%) Firewall
3 11 (2.31%) TCP/IP
4 10 (2.10%) DNS
4 10 (2.10%) DHCP
5 9 (1.89%) LAN
5 9 (1.89%) Network Security
6 5 (1.05%) ATM
6 5 (1.05%) WAN
6 5 (1.05%) WCDMA
6 5 (1.05%) LTE
7 4 (0.84%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (0.63%) SAN
8 3 (0.63%) SMTP
8 3 (0.63%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (0.42%) NAS
9 2 (0.42%) Ethernet
9 2 (0.42%) VoIP
9 2 (0.42%) VPN
9 2 (0.42%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (7.97%) Base SAS
2 37 (7.76%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 22 (4.61%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 16 (3.35%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (1.47%) IBM InfoSphere
6 4 (0.84%) Big Data
6 4 (0.84%) NonStop SQL
7 3 (0.63%) SQL Server
7 3 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.42%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.42%) Voldemort
8 2 (0.42%) HBase
8 2 (0.42%) Data Mart
8 2 (0.42%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.42%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (0.42%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.42%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.42%) CouchDB
8 2 (0.42%) MySQL
8 2 (0.42%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (1.05%) MSI
2 3 (0.63%) Visual Studio
2 3 (0.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (0.63%) Hudson
2 3 (0.63%) Axure RP
2 3 (0.63%) Git (software)
2 3 (0.63%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.42%) RequisitePro
4 1 (0.21%) TestDirector
4 1 (0.21%) Ant
4 1 (0.21%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.21%) Rational DOORS
General
1 156 (32.70%) Banking
2 86 (18.03%) Retail
3 76 (15.93%) Retail Banking
4 43 (9.01%) Telecoms
5 11 (2.31%) Marketing
6 5 (1.05%) Back Office
7 4 (0.84%) Legal
7 4 (0.84%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.63%) Electronics
9 2 (0.42%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.42%) Publishing
10 1 (0.21%) Military
10 1 (0.21%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.21%) Billing
10 1 (0.21%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 127 (26.62%) Analyst
2 77 (16.14%) Architect
3 58 (12.16%) Project Manager
3 58 (12.16%) Business Analyst
4 38 (7.97%) Consultant
5 37 (7.76%) Senior Analyst
6 33 (6.92%) Solutions Architect
7 30 (6.29%) Senior Business Analyst
8 26 (5.45%) Designer
8 26 (5.45%) Developer
9 19 (3.98%) Test Manager
10 14 (2.94%) PMO Analyst
11 13 (2.73%) Data Analyst
11 13 (2.73%) Test Analyst
12 12 (2.52%) Programme Manager
12 12 (2.52%) Technical Architect
13 11 (2.31%) Business Architect
13 11 (2.31%) SAS Developer
14 10 (2.10%) SAS Analyst
14 10 (2.10%) Programme Office Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (2.31%) XML
2 10 (2.10%) .NET
2 10 (2.10%) Web Services
3 9 (1.89%) HTML
4 8 (1.68%) HTML5
4 8 (1.68%) CSS
5 7 (1.47%) CSS3
6 6 (1.26%) Sencha Touch
6 6 (1.26%) Apache Cordova
6 6 (1.26%) RESTful
7 5 (1.05%) Middleware
8 4 (0.84%) PhoneGap
8 4 (0.84%) REST
8 4 (0.84%) WebSphere MQ
9 3 (0.63%) ASP.NET
9 3 (0.63%) XSLT
9 3 (0.63%) jQuery
9 3 (0.63%) LINQ
9 3 (0.63%) .NET Framework
10 2 (0.42%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 36 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (5.66%) Mobile Banking
3 21 (4.40%) User Experience
4 17 (3.56%) Management Information System
5 9 (1.89%) Reference Data
5 9 (1.89%) Online Banking
6 8 (1.68%) Tandem
7 7 (1.47%) W3C
8 4 (0.84%) Mathematics
9 3 (0.63%) DTV
9 3 (0.63%) N-Tier
9 3 (0.63%) Data Integration
9 3 (0.63%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.42%) Mobile Payment
10 2 (0.42%) Performance Metrics
10 2 (0.42%) Cryptography
10 2 (0.42%) Physics
10 2 (0.42%) Credit Risk
10 2 (0.42%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (0.42%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 30 (6.29%) Windows
2 15 (3.14%) Linux
3 13 (2.73%) UNIX
4 12 (2.52%) Windows 7
5 9 (1.89%) Windows XP
6 8 (1.68%) Android
6 8 (1.68%) Apple iOS
7 5 (1.05%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.63%) zOS
8 3 (0.63%) AIX
8 3 (0.63%) Solaris
8 3 (0.63%) Windows NT
8 3 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.63%) Windows 2000 Server
8 3 (0.63%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (27.25%) Stakeholder Management
2 56 (11.74%) Project Management
3 49 (10.27%) Change Management
4 47 (9.85%) Data Modelling
5 45 (9.43%) Business Transformation
6 38 (7.97%) PRINCE2
7 35 (7.34%) Agile Software Development
8 31 (6.50%) ITIL
8 31 (6.50%) Business Analysis
8 31 (6.50%) Change Control
9 28 (5.87%) GAP Analysis
10 25 (5.24%) UML
10 25 (5.24%) ETL
10 25 (5.24%) Requirements Analysis
11 24 (5.03%) Risk Management
11 24 (5.03%) Migration
12 22 (4.61%) Information Management
13 21 (4.40%) Data Management
14 19 (3.98%) Data Architecture
15 18 (3.77%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 10 (2.10%) SQL
2 9 (1.89%) C#
3 8 (1.68%) Java
3 8 (1.68%) VB
4 7 (1.47%) JavaScript
4 7 (1.47%) Perl
5 5 (1.05%) Python
6 4 (0.84%) VB.NET
7 3 (0.63%) C
8 2 (0.42%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.42%) C++
8 2 (0.42%) COBOL
8 2 (0.42%) VBA
8 2 (0.42%) PHP
9 1 (0.21%) Jython
9 1 (0.21%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.21%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.21%) Korn
Qualifications
1 27 (5.66%) Security Cleared
2 24 (5.03%) SC Cleared
3 18 (3.77%) Degree
4 15 (3.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 13 (2.73%) ISEB
6 12 (2.52%) ACCA
6 12 (2.52%) CIMA
7 5 (1.05%) CISSP
7 5 (1.05%) DV Cleared
8 4 (0.84%) MOS
8 4 (0.84%) APMP
9 3 (0.63%) HND
9 3 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (0.42%) JNCIS
10 2 (0.42%) CEH
10 2 (0.42%) Six Sigma Black Belt
10 2 (0.42%) CCNP
10 2 (0.42%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.42%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.21%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (3.98%) PCI DSS
2 17 (3.56%) Basel II
3 16 (3.35%) Solvency II
4 15 (3.14%) Basel III
5 12 (2.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 10 (2.10%) COREP
7 9 (1.89%) FINREP
8 7 (1.47%) FATCA
9 6 (1.26%) Data Quality
9 6 (1.26%) QA
10 4 (0.84%) SLA
11 3 (0.63%) ISO 9001
11 3 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 1 (0.21%) COBIT
System Software
1 10 (2.10%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.26%) Microsoft App-V
3 5 (1.05%) XenDesktop
4 3 (0.63%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.21%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.21%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.21%) vSphere
6 1 (0.21%) XenApp
6 1 (0.21%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (1.47%) SCCM
2 5 (1.05%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.63%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (0.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (0.63%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.42%) SCVMM
4 2 (0.42%) Puppet
5 1 (0.21%) SCOM
Vendors
1 46 (9.64%) Microsoft
2 35 (7.34%) SAP
3 18 (3.77%) IBM
4 17 (3.56%) Cisco
5 16 (3.35%) Citrix
5 16 (3.35%) Unisys
6 12 (2.52%) VMware
7 10 (2.10%) Adobe
8 8 (1.68%) ICL
8 8 (1.68%) HP
8 8 (1.68%) EMC
8 8 (1.68%) PeopleSoft
8 8 (1.68%) Business Objects
9 7 (1.47%) Sencha
10 6 (1.26%) Google
10 6 (1.26%) Hyperion
10 6 (1.26%) Juniper
11 4 (0.84%) Oracle
11 4 (0.84%) Informatica
12 3 (0.63%) AppSense
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