Period
to 23 October 2018

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 23 October 2018 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
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 4 10
Rank change year-on-year -2 +6 -5
Contract jobs citing Finance 37 38 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bath 15.74% 18.36% 11.58%
As % of the General category 67.27% 66.67% 52.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 30 18
Bath median daily rate £450 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% +25.00% -17.81%
10th Percentile £145 £174 £260
90th Percentile £538 £500 £503
Somerset median daily rate £481 £375 £390
% change year-on-year +28.33% -3.85% +6.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Bath median hourly rate - £37.75 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +16.15% -
Somerset median hourly rate - £37.75 £35.63
% change year-on-year - +5.96% +82.69%

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 55 57 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bath 23.40% 27.54% 22.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 48 25
Bath median daily rate £395 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.33% +25.00% -17.81%
10th Percentile £158 £159 £119
90th Percentile £538 £500 £462
Somerset median daily rate £439 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +17.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Bath median hourly rate - £35.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +7.69% -7.14%
Somerset median hourly rate - £23.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year - -40.26% -30.00%

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 23 October 2018.

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 23 October 2018, 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 22 (59.46%) SQL
2 18 (48.65%) Data Modelling
3 17 (45.95%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (45.95%) Manufacturing
4 16 (43.24%) OLAP
4 16 (43.24%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (40.54%) Star Schema
5 15 (40.54%) SAP
5 15 (40.54%) Programme Management
5 15 (40.54%) Electronics
5 15 (40.54%) Telecoms
5 15 (40.54%) Marketing
5 15 (40.54%) Digital Marketing
6 13 (35.14%) Hadoop
6 13 (35.14%) Apache Hive
6 13 (35.14%) Data Quality
6 13 (35.14%) Machine Learning
6 13 (35.14%) Big Data
6 13 (35.14%) Kafka
6 13 (35.14%) Analytics
6 13 (35.14%) Oozie
6 13 (35.14%) Apache Spark
6 13 (35.14%) OLAP Cube
6 13 (35.14%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 13 (35.14%) SQL Optimisation
6 13 (35.14%) Data Science
7 10 (27.03%) Microsoft
8 7 (18.92%) T-SQL
8 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
9 5 (13.51%) SQL Server Integration Services

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 13 (35.14%) Apache Spark
2 4 (10.81%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (5.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.70%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.51%) Office 365
2 2 (5.41%) Dynamics 365
2 2 (5.41%) IaaS
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.41%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (45.95%) Data Warehouse
2 16 (43.24%) OLAP
3 15 (40.54%) Star Schema
4 13 (35.14%) Apache Hive
4 13 (35.14%) Big Data
4 13 (35.14%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 13 (35.14%) Hadoop
4 13 (35.14%) OLAP Cube
5 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
6 5 (13.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (10.81%) RDBMS
7 4 (10.81%) Relational Database
7 4 (10.81%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (10.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (10.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (5.41%) MySQL
8 2 (5.41%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (5.41%) Power BI
9 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (45.95%) Manufacturing
2 15 (40.54%) Electronics
2 15 (40.54%) Marketing
2 15 (40.54%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.70%) Billing
Job Titles
1 13 (35.14%) Big Data Engineer
1 13 (35.14%) Data Engineer
1 13 (35.14%) Hadoop Engineer
2 6 (16.22%) Support Engineer
3 4 (10.81%) Analyst
3 4 (10.81%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 4 (10.81%) Desktop Engineer
3 4 (10.81%) Desktop Support
3 4 (10.81%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 4 (10.81%) Developer
4 3 (8.11%) Administrator
4 3 (8.11%) DBA
4 3 (8.11%) SQL BI Developer
4 3 (8.11%) SQL DBA
4 3 (8.11%) SQL Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Dynamics AX Architect
5 2 (5.41%) ERP Architect
5 2 (5.41%) Senior Architect
5 2 (5.41%) SSIS Developer
5 2 (5.41%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (35.14%) Kafka
2 1 (2.70%) .NET
2 1 (2.70%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Data Structures
1 4 (10.81%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.81%) Windows
1 4 (10.81%) Windows 10
1 4 (10.81%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (48.65%) Data Modelling
2 16 (43.24%) Business Intelligence
3 15 (40.54%) Digital Marketing
3 15 (40.54%) Programme Management
4 13 (35.14%) Analytics
4 13 (35.14%) Data Science
4 13 (35.14%) Machine Learning
4 13 (35.14%) SQL Optimisation
5 5 (13.51%) ETL
5 5 (13.51%) Strategic Thinking
6 3 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (8.11%) CRM
6 3 (8.11%) Data Analysis
6 3 (8.11%) Data Management
6 3 (8.11%) ERP
6 3 (8.11%) ITIL
6 3 (8.11%) Open Source
7 2 (5.41%) Creative Problem-Solving
7 2 (5.41%) Data Architecture
7 2 (5.41%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (59.46%) SQL
2 7 (18.92%) T-SQL
3 3 (8.11%) PowerShell
4 2 (5.41%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (35.14%) Data Quality
2 3 (8.11%) QA
3 1 (2.70%) PMO
Systems Management
1 13 (35.14%) Oozie
Vendors
1 15 (40.54%) SAP
2 10 (27.03%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle