The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 27 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
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 8 7
Rank change year-on-year +3 -1  
Contract jobs citing Finance 65 66 71
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 19.76% 13.81% 16.21%
As % of the General category 56.52% 60.00% 60.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 46 48
Median daily rate £375 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £278 £344
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £525 £479
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +5.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 5
Median hourly rate £42.00 £26.25 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.00% -4.54%  
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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 115 110 118
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 34.95% 23.01% 26.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 72 69
Median daily rate £350 £375 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.66% -9.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 14 21
Median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £40.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +5.59%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £25.00 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £51.30 £45.00
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 Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Finance in Gloucestershire

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Gloucestershire over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Finance in Gloucestershire

Finance
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Finance in Gloucestershire

Finance
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester +4 28 £375 +8.38% 4
Cheltenham +3 13 £425 +7.93% 7
Cirencester +1 9 £325 -18.75% 1
Filton - 1 - -
Finance
South West

For the 6 months to 27 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Finance.

1 36 (28.57%) SQL
2 34 (26.98%) Banking
3 32 (25.40%) Business Intelligence
4 28 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (19.84%) Stakeholder Management
6 24 (19.05%) Retail
6 24 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
7 20 (15.87%) Business Analysis
8 19 (15.08%) Retail Banking
8 19 (15.08%) User Acceptance Testing
8 19 (15.08%) Migration
8 19 (15.08%) Microsoft
9 18 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
9 18 (14.29%) PRINCE2
10 16 (12.70%) Project Management
11 15 (11.90%) ISEB
12 14 (11.11%) Telecoms
12 14 (11.11%) Degree
12 14 (11.11%) Marketing
12 14 (11.11%) SDLC
13 13 (10.32%) JSON
13 13 (10.32%) MVC
13 13 (10.32%) Manufacturing
13 13 (10.32%) Programme Management
13 13 (10.32%) SAP
14 12 (9.52%) Java
14 12 (9.52%) Scrum
14 12 (9.52%) Electronics
14 12 (9.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
14 12 (9.52%) Digital Marketing

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 7 (5.56%) Mule
1 7 (5.56%) Mule ESB
2 3 (2.38%) SAS
2 3 (2.38%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.79%) Apache
3 1 (0.79%) CMS
3 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.79%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.79%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.79%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.79%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (8.73%) Microsoft Excel
1 11 (8.73%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 12 (9.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (3.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (4.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 5 (3.97%) Office 365
4 3 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.76%) LAN
1 6 (4.76%) WAN
2 4 (3.17%) Firewall
2 4 (3.17%) VPN
3 3 (2.38%) DNS
3 3 (2.38%) Wireless
3 3 (2.38%) WLAN
4 2 (1.59%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.79%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.79%) Extranet
5 1 (0.79%) Skype
5 1 (0.79%) Structured Cabling
5 1 (0.79%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.79%) VLAN
5 1 (0.79%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (6.35%) SQL Server
3 6 (4.76%) Data Mining
4 5 (3.97%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.79%) Base SAS
7 1 (0.79%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.79%) DataStage
7 1 (0.79%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.79%) IBM InfoSphere
7 1 (0.79%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.79%) MS Access
7 1 (0.79%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.79%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 1 (0.79%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (3.17%) JIRA
3 3 (2.38%) Maven
4 1 (0.79%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.79%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.79%) IDA Disassembler
4 1 (0.79%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.79%) Metasploit
4 1 (0.79%) Selenium
4 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.79%) VersionOne
4 1 (0.79%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 34 (26.98%) Banking
2 24 (19.05%) Retail
3 19 (15.08%) Retail Banking
4 14 (11.11%) Marketing
4 14 (11.11%) Telecoms
5 13 (10.32%) Manufacturing
6 12 (9.52%) Electronics
7 6 (4.76%) Investment Banking
8 4 (3.17%) Financial Institution
9 2 (1.59%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.79%) Back Office
10 1 (0.79%) Law
10 1 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.79%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 51 (40.48%) Analyst
2 32 (25.40%) Business Analyst
3 30 (23.81%) Developer
4 16 (12.70%) Insurance Business Analyst
5 14 (11.11%) Financial Analyst
6 11 (8.73%) Java Developer
7 9 (7.14%) Project Manager
7 9 (7.14%) Service Analyst
8 8 (6.35%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 8 (6.35%) Test Analyst
9 7 (5.56%) Finance Business Analyst
9 7 (5.56%) Full Stack Developer
10 6 (4.76%) Project Officer
10 6 (4.76%) Project Support Officer
10 6 (4.76%) Support Officer
11 5 (3.97%) .NET Developer
11 5 (3.97%) Consultant
11 5 (3.97%) Programme Manager
11 5 (3.97%) Test Manager
12 4 (3.17%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (10.32%) JSON
2 11 (8.73%) Hibernate
2 11 (8.73%) JPA
2 11 (8.73%) Spring
3 10 (7.94%) Spring MVC
3 10 (7.94%) XML
4 8 (6.35%) AngularJS
5 7 (5.56%) Apache Camel
5 7 (5.56%) Backbone.js
5 7 (5.56%) Ember.js
5 7 (5.56%) KnockoutJS
5 7 (5.56%) Spring Integration
6 5 (3.97%) .NET
6 5 (3.97%) Web Services
7 4 (3.17%) jQuery
8 3 (2.38%) CSS
8 3 (2.38%) HTML
8 3 (2.38%) Java EE
8 3 (2.38%) LINQ
8 3 (2.38%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 24 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.17%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (2.38%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.59%) APACS
4 2 (1.59%) EMV
4 2 (1.59%) Mainframe
4 2 (1.59%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.79%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.79%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.79%) NHS
5 1 (0.79%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.97%) Windows
2 3 (2.38%) Unix
3 1 (0.79%) Windows 10
3 1 (0.79%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.79%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (25.40%) Business Intelligence
2 28 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (19.84%) Stakeholder Management
4 20 (15.87%) Business Analysis
5 19 (15.08%) Migration
5 19 (15.08%) User Acceptance Testing
6 18 (14.29%) PRINCE2
7 16 (12.70%) Project Management
8 14 (11.11%) SDLC
9 13 (10.32%) MVC
9 13 (10.32%) Programme Management
10 12 (9.52%) Digital Marketing
10 12 (9.52%) Scrum
11 11 (8.73%) Integration Testing
11 11 (8.73%) Test Scripting
11 11 (8.73%) UML
11 11 (8.73%) Workflow
12 10 (7.94%) BPMN
12 10 (7.94%) Continuous Improvement
12 10 (7.94%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 36 (28.57%) SQL
2 12 (9.52%) Java
3 7 (5.56%) C
4 6 (4.76%) T-SQL
5 5 (3.97%) C#
6 3 (2.38%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.38%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.59%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.79%) C++
8 1 (0.79%) Python
8 1 (0.79%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (11.90%) ISEB
2 14 (11.11%) Degree
3 10 (7.94%) Security Cleared
4 9 (7.14%) APMG
5 6 (4.76%) HNC
5 6 (4.76%) HND
5 6 (4.76%) ISTQB
5 6 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (2.38%) DV Cleared
6 3 (2.38%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.79%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.79%) CCNA
7 1 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.79%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.97%) Data Quality
2 4 (3.17%) Basel II
2 4 (3.17%) PMO
2 4 (3.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.59%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.79%) GDPR
4 1 (0.79%) MiFID
4 1 (0.79%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.59%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.59%) XenApp
2 1 (0.79%) Docker
2 1 (0.79%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (0.79%) FortiGate
1 1 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.79%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 19 (15.08%) Microsoft
2 13 (10.32%) SAP
3 8 (6.35%) Teradata
4 5 (3.97%) Cisco
4 5 (3.97%) IBM
4 5 (3.97%) Oracle
5 4 (3.17%) Unisys
6 3 (2.38%) IBM Sterling
7 2 (1.59%) Citrix
7 2 (1.59%) Gemalto
7 2 (1.59%) MicroStrategy
7 2 (1.59%) Nortel
7 2 (1.59%) Siemens
7 2 (1.59%) Twitter
8 1 (0.79%) Fortinet
8 1 (0.79%) HP
8 1 (0.79%) Juniper
8 1 (0.79%) McAfee
8 1 (0.79%) RedGate
8 1 (0.79%) Trillium
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