Period
to 18 August 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 18 August 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
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 4 9
Rank change year-on-year -3 +5 +3
Contract jobs citing Finance 27 38 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bath 14.44% 19.49% 12.98%
As % of the General category 58.70% 73.08% 77.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 30 23
Bath median daily rate £525 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +44.83% +11.54% -18.75%
10th Percentile £213 £174 £265
90th Percentile £538 £500 £422
Somerset median daily rate £525 £375 £373
% change year-on-year +40.00% +0.67% -6.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Bath median hourly rate - £31.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -3.08% -
Somerset median hourly rate £48.50 £40.75 £35.63
% change year-on-year +19.02% +14.39% -6.86%

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 46 52 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bath 24.60% 26.67% 16.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 44 28
Bath median daily rate £525 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +40.00% +25.00% -25.00%
10th Percentile £221 £186 £140
90th Percentile £538 £500 £416
Somerset median daily rate £445 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +11.25% +6.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Bath median hourly rate £16.25 £31.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.41% -3.08% +225.00%
10th Percentile £13.95 £28.25 £31.25
90th Percentile £136.88 £34.75 £33.75
Somerset median hourly rate £26.98 £35.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -24.00% -11.25% -27.27%

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 August 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 18 August 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 20 (74.07%) SQL
2 14 (51.85%) OLAP
2 14 (51.85%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (51.85%) Data Modelling
3 13 (48.15%) Star Schema
4 12 (44.44%) Hadoop
4 12 (44.44%) Apache Hive
4 12 (44.44%) Data Quality
4 12 (44.44%) Machine Learning
4 12 (44.44%) Big Data
4 12 (44.44%) Kafka
4 12 (44.44%) Analytics
4 12 (44.44%) Oozie
4 12 (44.44%) Apache Spark
4 12 (44.44%) OLAP Cube
4 12 (44.44%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 12 (44.44%) SQL Optimisation
4 12 (44.44%) Data Science
5 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
6 8 (29.63%) Manufacturing
7 7 (25.93%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (22.22%) SAP
8 6 (22.22%) Electronics
8 6 (22.22%) Telecoms
8 6 (22.22%) Programme Management
8 6 (22.22%) Marketing
8 6 (22.22%) Digital Marketing
9 4 (14.81%) ETL
9 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Office
9 4 (14.81%) SQL Server

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 12 (44.44%) Apache Spark
2 2 (7.41%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.70%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (3.70%) IaaS
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.70%) Office 365
2 1 (3.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) DHCP
1 2 (7.41%) DNS
1 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
1 2 (7.41%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (51.85%) Data Warehouse
1 14 (51.85%) OLAP
2 13 (48.15%) Star Schema
3 12 (44.44%) Apache Hive
3 12 (44.44%) Big Data
3 12 (44.44%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 12 (44.44%) Hadoop
3 12 (44.44%) OLAP Cube
4 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
5 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (7.41%) RDBMS
6 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
6 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (3.70%) MySQL
7 1 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (29.63%) Manufacturing
2 6 (22.22%) Electronics
2 6 (22.22%) Marketing
2 6 (22.22%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.70%) Billing
3 1 (3.70%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) Big Data Engineer
1 12 (44.44%) Data Engineer
1 12 (44.44%) Hadoop Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (7.41%) Administrator
4 2 (7.41%) Analyst Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Architect
4 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Data Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) DBA
4 2 (7.41%) Desktop Support
4 2 (7.41%) Developer Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Junior
4 2 (7.41%) Junior Data Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 2 (7.41%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (7.41%) SQL DBA
4 2 (7.41%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (44.44%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
1 2 (7.41%) Data Centre
1 2 (7.41%) Data Structures
1 2 (7.41%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) Data Modelling
2 12 (44.44%) Analytics
2 12 (44.44%) Data Science
2 12 (44.44%) Machine Learning
2 12 (44.44%) SQL Optimisation
3 7 (25.93%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (22.22%) Digital Marketing
4 6 (22.22%) Programme Management
5 4 (14.81%) ETL
6 3 (11.11%) CRM
6 3 (11.11%) SDLC
7 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (7.41%) Data Analysis
7 2 (7.41%) Data Management
7 2 (7.41%) Decision-Making
7 2 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (7.41%) ERP
7 2 (7.41%) ITIL
7 2 (7.41%) Open Source
7 2 (7.41%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 20 (74.07%) SQL
2 4 (14.81%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.70%) Java
3 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (44.44%) Data Quality
2 2 (7.41%) GDPR
2 2 (7.41%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
1 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (44.44%) Oozie
2 2 (7.41%) SCCM
2 2 (7.41%) SCOrch
2 2 (7.41%) SCSM
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
2 6 (22.22%) SAP
3 3 (11.11%) Oracle
4 2 (7.41%) Cisco
4 2 (7.41%) Citrix
4 2 (7.41%) NetApp
4 2 (7.41%) VMware
5 1 (3.70%) Sage