Period
to 22 January 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fintech in contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Fintech over the 6 months to 22 January 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 Technology (Fintech)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 169 163 164
Rank change year-on-year -6 +1 -
Contract jobs citing Fintech 3 15 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.072% 0.37% 0.025%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.22% 1.07% 0.084%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 14 0
Berkshire median daily rate £550 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.22% - -
South East median daily rate £388 £450 £500
% change year-on-year -13.89% -10.00% +17.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £50.00 - -

Fintech is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,334 1,399 1,192
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 32.24% 34.42% 30.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 640 678 574
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £240 £234 £213
90th Percentile £575 £588 £551
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 56 63
Berkshire median hourly rate £16.50 £12.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.50% -40.00% +10.34%
10th Percentile £12.00 £10.30 £12.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £38.75 £55.00
South East median hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -15.56%

Fintech
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Fintech as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Fintech in Berkshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Fintech in Berkshire

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Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Fintech within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 22 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -11 1 - - 3
Fintech
South East

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Fintech 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Fintech.

1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) Benchmarking
1 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (66.67%) Docker
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
1 2 (66.67%) Data Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
1 2 (66.67%) Dashboard Development
1 2 (66.67%) Task Automation
1 2 (66.67%) Site Reliability Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
2 1 (33.33%) React
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) HTML

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Azure DevOps
1 2 (66.67%) Azure DevOps Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Azure Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Java Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Python Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Site Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Site Reliability Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (33.33%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) React
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Benchmarking
1 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 2 (66.67%) Dashboard Development
1 2 (66.67%) Data Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
1 2 (66.67%) Site Reliability Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) Task Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Docker