Period
to 25 February 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 25 February 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
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 5 2
Rank change year-on-year -8 -3 +12
Contract jobs citing Finance 16 33 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bath 8.74% 18.64% 24.87%
As % of the General category 36.36% 60.00% 71.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 32 42
Bath median daily rate £325 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -18.75% +18.52%
10th Percentile £185 £261 £300
90th Percentile £430 £436 £488
Somerset median daily rate £375 £388 £400
% change year-on-year -3.23% -3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Bath median hourly rate £44.00 £16.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +166.67% - -
Somerset median hourly rate £44.00 £40.00 £22.75
% change year-on-year +10.00% +75.82% +127.50%

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 44 55 66
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bath 24.04% 31.07% 34.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 40 55
Bath median daily rate £315 £300 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -20.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £122 £198 £251
90th Percentile £424 £421 £488
Somerset median daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 1
Bath median hourly rate £42.50 £16.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +157.58% -52.86% +75.00%
10th Percentile £23.00 £15.55 £32.50
90th Percentile £116.25 £30.45 £37.50
Somerset median hourly rate £38.75 £39.00 £40.28
% change year-on-year -0.64% -3.17% +46.45%

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 25 February 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 25 February 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 4 (25.00%) General Ledger
2 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
2 3 (18.75%) Front Office
2 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (18.75%) SQL
2 3 (18.75%) Windows
2 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (12.50%) Marketing
3 2 (12.50%) Wealth Management
3 2 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (12.50%) C#
3 2 (12.50%) Java
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (12.50%) Electronics
3 2 (12.50%) SAP
3 2 (12.50%) ITIL
3 2 (12.50%) Programme Management
3 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.25%) Banking
4 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (6.25%) Aerospace
4 1 (6.25%) Automotive
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.25%) IDEF
4 1 (6.25%) DoDAF
4 1 (6.25%) MODAF
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (6.25%) VLAN

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:

Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
1 1 (6.25%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) DHCP
1 1 (6.25%) DNS
1 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
1 1 (6.25%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Blockchain
1 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
1 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (6.25%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Rational DOORS
General
1 4 (25.00%) General Ledger
2 3 (18.75%) Front Office
2 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
3 2 (12.50%) Electronics
3 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 2 (12.50%) Marketing
4 1 (6.25%) Aerospace
4 1 (6.25%) Automotive
4 1 (6.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Test Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Tester
4 1 (6.25%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (6.25%) Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (6.25%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Data Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Desktop Support
4 1 (6.25%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (6.25%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Programme Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Service Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.25%) Life Science
1 1 (6.25%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (12.50%) ITIL
2 2 (12.50%) Programme Management
2 2 (12.50%) Wealth Management
3 1 (6.25%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
3 1 (6.25%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 1 (6.25%) Data Architecture
3 1 (6.25%) Functional Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Investment Management
3 1 (6.25%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (6.25%) Scenario Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (6.25%) Strategic Thinking
3 1 (6.25%) Test Management
3 1 (6.25%) UML
3 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (6.25%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) C#
2 2 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (6.25%) Ada
3 1 (6.25%) Apex Code
3 1 (6.25%) C
3 1 (6.25%) C++
3 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
3 1 (6.25%) Python
3 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 2 (12.50%) SAP
2 1 (6.25%) HP
2 1 (6.25%) Salesforce.com