The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in contract job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 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
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 8 17
Rank change year-on-year +3 +9  
Contract jobs citing Finance 13 17 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 16.05% 13.49% 7.25%
As % of the General category 46.43% 56.67% 35.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 12 6
Median daily rate £425 £394 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.93% -10.51%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £326 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £663 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +5.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £12.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.25 £19.00 £19.25
% change year-on-year +32.89% -1.29%  

Finance is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Cheltenham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 28 30 28
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 34.57% 23.81% 20.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 19 16
Median daily rate £410 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% -5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £325 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £490 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 7
Median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11%  

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheltenham citing Finance as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Finance in Cheltenham

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Finance in Cheltenham

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Cheltenham over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Finance in Cheltenham

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Finance in Cheltenham.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Finance in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Finance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cheltenham region with a requirement for Finance.

1 9 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (27.78%) Data Quality
2 5 (27.78%) Data Migration
2 5 (27.78%) Migration
3 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (22.22%) CRM
3 4 (22.22%) IBM
3 4 (22.22%) Business Analysis
3 4 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (16.67%) IBM Sterling
4 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 3 (16.67%) SQL
4 3 (16.67%) Data Modelling
5 2 (11.11%) Contingency Planning
5 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (11.11%) ERP
5 2 (11.11%) MS Visio
5 2 (11.11%) ISEB
5 2 (11.11%) ETL
5 2 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (11.11%) Data Governance
5 2 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (11.11%) Data Analysis
5 2 (11.11%) Data Management
5 2 (11.11%) ISTQB
6 1 (5.56%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Architecture

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham 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%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (11.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.56%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (5.56%) Banking
1 1 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (72.22%) Analyst
2 8 (44.44%) Business Analyst
3 6 (33.33%) Financial Analyst
4 4 (22.22%) Service Analyst
5 3 (16.67%) Data Analyst
5 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce Analyst
5 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) Finance Business Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) Test Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Consultant
7 1 (5.56%) Data Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Data Manager
7 1 (5.56%) Data Quality Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Data Steward
7 1 (5.56%) PMO Consultant
7 1 (5.56%) PMO Manager
7 1 (5.56%) Programme Office Consultant
7 1 (5.56%) Programme Office Manager
7 1 (5.56%) Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Data Migration
1 5 (27.78%) Migration
2 4 (22.22%) Business Analysis
2 4 (22.22%) CRM
2 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.11%) Contingency Planning
4 2 (11.11%) Data Analysis
4 2 (11.11%) Data Governance
4 2 (11.11%) Data Management
4 2 (11.11%) ERP
4 2 (11.11%) ETL
4 2 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Business Transformation
5 1 (5.56%) Data Munging
5 1 (5.56%) ETL Development
5 1 (5.56%) Machine Learning
5 1 (5.56%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) ISEB
1 2 (11.11%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) Data Quality
2 1 (5.56%) GDPR
2 1 (5.56%) PMO
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) IBM
2 3 (16.67%) IBM Sterling
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) Trillium
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