Period
to 21 November 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fintech in contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Fintech over the 6 months to 21 November 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 Technology (Fintech)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 111 113 110
Rank change year-on-year +2 -3 -
Contract jobs citing Fintech 18 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.85% 0.15% 0.059%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.80% 0.55% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 3 1
Bristol median daily rate £430 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.71% +9.38% -
10th Percentile £310 £384 £350
90th Percentile £575 £456 £450
South West median daily rate £450 £419 £675
% change year-on-year +7.46% -37.96% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - -

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 Bristol with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 644 550 554
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 30.29% 27.96% 32.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 460 376 427
Bristol median daily rate £413 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
10th Percentile £273 £180 £237
90th Percentile £538 £538 £565
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £368
% change year-on-year +6.25% +8.84% -2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 12 29
Bristol median hourly rate £41.50 £16.25 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +155.38% -33.67% +40.00%
10th Percentile £15.48 £12.08 £12.00
90th Percentile £59.00 £57.63 £46.70
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £38.25 £26.50
% change year-on-year +11.11% +44.34% -30.72%

Fintech
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Fintech in Bristol

Fintech
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Fintech in Bristol

Fintech
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Fintech in Bristol over the 6 months to 21 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Fintech in Bristol

For the 6 months to 21 November 2018, 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Fintech.

1 15 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (61.11%) Finance
3 10 (55.56%) C#
4 9 (50.00%) SQL
4 9 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
6 7 (38.89%) Scrum
7 6 (33.33%) Selenium
7 6 (33.33%) Test Automation
7 6 (33.33%) Cucumber
7 6 (33.33%) SpecFlow
7 6 (33.33%) Visual Studio Coded UI
8 5 (27.78%) Gherkin
8 5 (27.78%) Wealth Management
8 5 (27.78%) .NET
9 4 (22.22%) MVC
9 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
9 4 (22.22%) JIRA
9 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
10 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (16.67%) Functional Testing
10 3 (16.67%) NUnit
10 3 (16.67%) JUnit
10 3 (16.67%) JMeter
10 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET
10 3 (16.67%) CSS
11 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
11 2 (11.11%) MySQL
11 2 (11.11%) HTML

Fintech
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 1 (5.56%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) MariaDB
2 2 (11.11%) MySQL
3 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 9 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 6 (33.33%) Selenium
2 6 (33.33%) SpecFlow
2 6 (33.33%) Visual Studio Coded UI
3 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
3 4 (22.22%) JIRA
4 3 (16.67%) JMeter
4 3 (16.67%) JUnit
4 3 (16.67%) NUnit
5 2 (11.11%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (11.11%) TeamCity
6 1 (5.56%) Eclipse
6 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
6 1 (5.56%) PhpStorm
General
1 11 (61.11%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Advertising
3 1 (5.56%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 3 (16.67%) .NET Software Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Automation Test Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Software Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Test Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Test Automation Specialist
3 3 (16.67%) Test Specialist
4 2 (11.11%) Agile Scrum Master
4 2 (11.11%) Agile Test Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) PHP Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Scrum Master
4 2 (11.11%) Senior .NET Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior .NET Software Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) .NET
1 5 (27.78%) Gherkin
2 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (16.67%) CSS
3 2 (11.11%) HTML
3 2 (11.11%) jQuery
3 2 (11.11%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (11.11%) RESTful
3 2 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
4 1 (5.56%) Node.js
4 1 (5.56%) React
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (38.89%) Scrum
3 6 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 5 (27.78%) Wealth Management
5 4 (22.22%) MVC
6 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (16.67%) Functional Testing
7 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
7 2 (11.11%) Microservices
7 2 (11.11%) Scaled Agile Framework
7 2 (11.11%) Software Testing
7 2 (11.11%) SOLID
7 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (5.56%) B2B
8 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
8 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (5.56%) CRM
8 1 (5.56%) Problem-Solving
8 1 (5.56%) Programme Management
8 1 (5.56%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) C#
2 9 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 2 (11.11%) PHP
4 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
1 2 (11.11%) ISTQB
1 2 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Docker
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft