Period
to 23 May 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 May 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 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 3 2
Rank change year-on-year -8 -1 +17
Contract jobs citing Finance 19 36 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bath 11.66% 22.50% 18.08%
As % of the General category 51.35% 80.00% 69.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 35 29
Bath median daily rate £300 £325 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.69% -9.72% +10.77%
10th Percentile £213 £228 £278
90th Percentile £538 £445 £503
Somerset median daily rate £325 £350 £400
% change year-on-year -7.14% -12.50% -5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Bath median hourly rate - £16.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -49.23% -
Somerset median hourly rate £48.50 £40.00 £35.63
% change year-on-year +21.25% +12.28% -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 37 45 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bath 22.70% 28.13% 25.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 40 39
Bath median daily rate £375 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -7.14% -13.58%
10th Percentile £213 £160 £198
90th Percentile £538 £475 £488
Somerset median daily rate £375 £350 £400
% change year-on-year +7.14% -12.50% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 1
Bath median hourly rate £30.00 £16.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +81.82% -49.23% +44.44%
10th Percentile £14.25 £15.55 £31.25
90th Percentile £115.63 £31.25 £33.75
Somerset median hourly rate £42.50 £39.50 £42.25
% change year-on-year +7.59% -6.51% +14.19%

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 May 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 May 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 8 (42.11%) SQL
2 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
3 5 (26.32%) Manufacturing
4 4 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (15.79%) Star Schema
5 3 (15.79%) DHCP
5 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
5 3 (15.79%) DNS
5 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
5 3 (15.79%) OLAP
5 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (15.79%) SAP
5 3 (15.79%) Oracle
5 3 (15.79%) Windows
5 3 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (15.79%) ERP
5 3 (15.79%) Data Modelling
5 3 (15.79%) Electronics
5 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
5 3 (15.79%) Programme Management
5 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (15.79%) VLAN
5 3 (15.79%) Marketing
5 3 (15.79%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (15.79%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (15.79%) Hadoop
5 3 (15.79%) Apache Hive
5 3 (15.79%) Data Quality
5 3 (15.79%) Machine Learning
5 3 (15.79%) Big Data

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 3 (15.79%) Apache Spark
2 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (5.26%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (5.26%) Office 365
2 1 (5.26%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
2 1 (5.26%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) DHCP
1 3 (15.79%) DNS
1 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
1 3 (15.79%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) Apache Hive
1 3 (15.79%) Big Data
1 3 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (15.79%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
1 3 (15.79%) Hadoop
1 3 (15.79%) OLAP
1 3 (15.79%) OLAP Cube
1 3 (15.79%) Star Schema
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 5 (26.32%) Manufacturing
2 3 (15.79%) Electronics
2 3 (15.79%) Marketing
2 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.26%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Active Directory Support
3 3 (15.79%) Big Data Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Data Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Hadoop Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Test Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (10.53%) Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Data Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Desktop Support
4 2 (10.53%) Dynamics AX Architect
4 2 (10.53%) ERP Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Junior
4 2 (10.53%) Junior Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Junior Data Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Junior Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (15.79%) Analytics
2 3 (15.79%) Data Modelling
2 3 (15.79%) Data Science
2 3 (15.79%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (15.79%) ERP
2 3 (15.79%) Machine Learning
2 3 (15.79%) Programme Management
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Optimisation
2 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (10.53%) CRM
3 2 (10.53%) Decision-Making
3 2 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (10.53%) ETL
3 2 (10.53%) SDLC
4 1 (5.26%) Data Migration
4 1 (5.26%) ITIL
4 1 (5.26%) Migration
4 1 (5.26%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (5.26%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) Java
2 2 (10.53%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.26%) Apex Code
3 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) Data Quality
2 2 (10.53%) GDPR
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) Oozie
2 2 (10.53%) SCCM
2 2 (10.53%) SCOrch
2 2 (10.53%) SCSM
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle
2 3 (15.79%) SAP
3 2 (10.53%) Cisco
3 2 (10.53%) Citrix
3 2 (10.53%) NetApp
3 2 (10.53%) VMware
4 1 (5.26%) Sage
4 1 (5.26%) Salesforce.com