Period
to 18 November 2017

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 6 months to 18 November 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
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 3 8
Rank change year-on-year -14 +5 -4
Contract jobs citing Finance 10 48 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 6.90% 20.34% 13.04%
As % of the General category 20.00% 70.59% 62.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 43 17
Cheltenham median daily rate £425 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.97% +11.43% -2.44%
10th Percentile £252 £313 £293
90th Percentile £516 £681 £496
Gloucestershire median daily rate £420 £400 £415
% change year-on-year +5.00% -3.61% +10.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Cheltenham median hourly rate - - £12.50
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £27.50

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 Cheltenham with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Cheltenham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 50 68 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 34.48% 28.81% 20.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 46 25
Cheltenham median daily rate £425 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% +10.71% -1.41%
10th Percentile £284 £309 £255
90th Percentile £500 £609 £474
Gloucestershire median daily rate £398 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +6.00% -6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 13 9
Cheltenham median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +34.92%
10th Percentile £31.58 £41.25 £33.65
90th Percentile £59.50 £43.75 £44.40
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £30.50 £36.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -15.28% -15.29% +6.25%

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

Job postings citing Finance as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham.

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 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Finance in Cheltenham

Finance
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 18 November 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 5 (50.00%) Data Quality
2 4 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (40.00%) CRM
2 4 (40.00%) Migration
2 4 (40.00%) Data Migration
3 3 (30.00%) Data Modelling
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Data Governance
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) ETL
4 2 (20.00%) Data Management
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) TDD
5 1 (10.00%) Banking
5 1 (10.00%) Retail
5 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (10.00%) Web Development
5 1 (10.00%) Use Case
5 1 (10.00%) Drupal
5 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
5 1 (10.00%) BPMN
5 1 (10.00%) Data Cleansing
5 1 (10.00%) WordPress
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle General Ledger

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 (10.00%) Drupal
1 1 (10.00%) SAS
1 1 (10.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Receivables
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (10.00%) Banking
1 1 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Data Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Financial Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Service Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Angular Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Data Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Data Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Data Steward
3 1 (10.00%) Drupal Developer
3 1 (10.00%) HTML CSS Developer
3 1 (10.00%) HTML Developer
3 1 (10.00%) JDE Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) JDE Functional Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) PHP Developer
3 1 (10.00%) PHP Drupal Developer
3 1 (10.00%) PHP WordPress Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Programme Office Manager
3 1 (10.00%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (10.00%) CSS
1 1 (10.00%) EDI
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (10.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) CRM
1 4 (40.00%) Data Migration
1 4 (40.00%) Migration
2 3 (30.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (30.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Data Governance
3 2 (20.00%) Data Management
3 2 (20.00%) ETL
4 1 (10.00%) BPMN
4 1 (10.00%) Business Process Modelling
4 1 (10.00%) Business Transformation
4 1 (10.00%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (10.00%) Data Munging
4 1 (10.00%) Data Visualisation
4 1 (10.00%) ETL Development
4 1 (10.00%) Machine Learning
4 1 (10.00%) Master Data Management
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (10.00%) Programme Governance
4 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) PHP
2 1 (10.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (10.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Dell
2 1 (10.00%) EMC
2 1 (10.00%) Ericsson
2 1 (10.00%) IBM
2 1 (10.00%) JD Edwards
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Trillium