Period
to 18 February 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in contract job vacancies advertised in Bath. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 6 months to 18 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Financial
Somerset > Bath
6 months to
18 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 7 16 4
Rank change year-on-year +9 -12 -2
Contract jobs citing Finance 28 18 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bath 14.81% 10.00% 18.18%
As % of the General category 73.68% 40.91% 56.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 17 31
Bath median daily rate £325 £363 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.34% +20.83% -25.00%
10th Percentile £145 £190 £261
90th Percentile £538 £493 £438
Somerset median daily rate £488 £375 £388
% change year-on-year +30.00% -3.23% -3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Bath median hourly rate - £44.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +166.67% -
Somerset median hourly rate - £44.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year - +21.38% +59.34%

Finance is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bath with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Bath
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 38 44 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bath 20.11% 24.44% 32.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 25 39
Bath median daily rate £325 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.33% -20.00%
10th Percentile £145 £129 £190
90th Percentile £538 £433 £423
Somerset median daily rate £429 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +14.33% +7.14% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 3
Bath median hourly rate - £42.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +157.58% -52.86%
Somerset median hourly rate £42.25 £38.75 £38.75
% change year-on-year +9.03% - -3.79%

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Bath

Job postings citing Finance as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bath.

Job vacancy trend for Finance in Bath

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bath

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Finance in Bath.

Contractor daily rate trend for Finance in Bath

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bath

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Bath over the 6 months to 18 February 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Finance in Bath

Finance
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bath

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Finance in Bath

For the 6 months to 18 February 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Finance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bath region with a requirement for Finance.

1 14 (50.00%) SAP
1 14 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 14 (50.00%) Electronics
1 14 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 14 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 14 (50.00%) Programme Management
1 14 (50.00%) Marketing
1 14 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
2 10 (35.71%) SQL
3 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
4 6 (21.43%) Office 365
5 5 (17.86%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (17.86%) DevOps
5 5 (17.86%) Strategic Thinking
5 5 (17.86%) MVC
5 5 (17.86%) Java
5 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
5 5 (17.86%) Linux
5 5 (17.86%) SharePoint
6 4 (14.29%) Windows
6 4 (14.29%) Data Modelling
6 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
6 4 (14.29%) T-SQL
6 4 (14.29%) .NET
6 4 (14.29%) CRM
6 4 (14.29%) NHS
6 4 (14.29%) Windows 7
6 4 (14.29%) Windows 10

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bath by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (17.86%) SharePoint
2 3 (10.71%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (3.57%) Apache Spark
3 1 (3.57%) IIS
3 1 (3.57%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.57%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (21.43%) Office 365
3 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.57%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (3.57%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (3.57%) IaaS
3 1 (3.57%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.71%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (10.71%) MySQL
2 3 (10.71%) NoSQL
3 2 (7.14%) OLAP
3 2 (7.14%) Power BI
3 2 (7.14%) RDBMS
3 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (7.14%) Star Schema
4 1 (3.57%) Apache Hive
4 1 (3.57%) Big Data
4 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.57%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.57%) OLAP Cube
4 1 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Jenkins
2 2 (7.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.57%) Selenium
3 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 14 (50.00%) Electronics
1 14 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 14 (50.00%) Marketing
1 14 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.14%) Billing
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) Developer
2 6 (21.43%) Support Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Desktop Support
4 4 (14.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) .NET Developer
5 3 (10.71%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Applications Support
6 2 (7.14%) Applications Support Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Business Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) DevOps Systems Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Java Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 2 (7.14%) Project Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Project Support Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) SQL Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) .NET
2 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET
2 3 (10.71%) CSS
2 3 (10.71%) HTML
3 2 (7.14%) .NET Core
3 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (7.14%) REST
3 2 (7.14%) Spring
3 2 (7.14%) Vue.js
4 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Core
4 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 1 (3.57%) HTML5
4 1 (3.57%) jQuery
4 1 (3.57%) Kafka
4 1 (3.57%) LINQ
4 1 (3.57%) LINQ to SQL
4 1 (3.57%) WCF
4 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (14.29%) NHS
3 2 (7.14%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Linux
2 4 (14.29%) Windows
2 4 (14.29%) Windows 10
2 4 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 14 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
1 14 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (17.86%) DevOps
3 5 (17.86%) MVC
3 5 (17.86%) Strategic Thinking
4 4 (14.29%) CRM
4 4 (14.29%) Data Modelling
5 3 (10.71%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (10.71%) High Availability
5 3 (10.71%) SOA
6 2 (7.14%) Business Analysis
6 2 (7.14%) ETL
6 2 (7.14%) ITIL
6 2 (7.14%) Release Management
6 2 (7.14%) Scrum
6 2 (7.14%) SDLC
6 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.57%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (35.71%) SQL
2 5 (17.86%) Java
3 4 (14.29%) T-SQL
4 3 (10.71%) C#
5 2 (7.14%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 2 (7.14%) Java 8
5 2 (7.14%) PL/SQL
5 2 (7.14%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) Data Quality
1 1 (3.57%) PMO
1 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Oozie
Vendors
1 14 (50.00%) SAP
2 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.57%) Google