Period
to 22 April 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 6 months to 22 April 2021 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
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
22 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 11 8 5
Rank change year-on-year -3 -3 -2
Contract jobs citing Finance 43 76 194
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 11.00% 12.32% 18.20%
As % of the General category 31.16% 33.33% 47.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 49 110
10th Percentile £284 £278 £247
25th Percentile £380 £300 £331
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £470 £400 £450
Median % change year-on-year +17.50% -11.11% +5.88%
75th Percentile £538 £525 £583
90th Percentile £600 £640 £650
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £420 £400 £450
% change year-on-year +5.00% -11.11% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 11 14
Median hourly rate £11.40 £12.98 £18.00
Median % change year-on-year -12.17% -27.89% +12.32%
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £11.40 £13.74 £18.00
% change year-on-year -17.00% -23.69% +12.32%

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 138 228 407
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 35.29% 36.95% 38.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 159 211
10th Percentile £300 £281 £250
25th Percentile £401 £363 £360
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £475 £440 £450
Median % change year-on-year +7.95% -2.22% +5.88%
75th Percentile £563 £525 £530
90th Percentile £600 £638 £625
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £475 £425 £438
% change year-on-year +11.76% -2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 19 25
10th Percentile £10.27 £11.34 £14.73
25th Percentile £11.40 £12.98 £15.75
Median hourly rate £13.95 £15.00 £18.00
Median % change year-on-year -7.00% -16.67% -
75th Percentile £24.00 £23.90 £26.65
90th Percentile £36.60 £35.50 £47.50
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £30.75 £17.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year +80.88% -29.17% -4.00%

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

Job postings citing Finance as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes.

Job vacancy trend for Finance in Milton Keynes

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Finance in Milton Keynes.

Daily rate trend for Finance in Milton Keynes

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Finance in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 22 April 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Finance in Milton Keynes

Finance
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Finance in Milton Keynes.

Hourly rate trend for Finance in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 22 April 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Finance 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Finance.

1 12 (27.91%) Migration
2 11 (25.58%) Project Management
3 9 (20.93%) AWS
4 8 (18.60%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (18.60%) Automotive
4 8 (18.60%) Problem-Solving
5 7 (16.28%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (16.28%) Oracle
5 7 (16.28%) Windows
5 7 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (13.95%) DevOps
6 6 (13.95%) JavaScript
6 6 (13.95%) Microsoft
6 6 (13.95%) Banking
7 5 (11.63%) Degree
7 5 (11.63%) Active Directory
7 5 (11.63%) .NET
7 5 (11.63%) PRINCE2
7 5 (11.63%) Data Migration
7 5 (11.63%) Project Delivery
8 4 (9.30%) Creative Thinking
8 4 (9.30%) Terraform
8 4 (9.30%) JIRA
8 4 (9.30%) Security Cleared
8 4 (9.30%) Git (software)
8 4 (9.30%) Test Automation
8 4 (9.30%) Functional Testing
8 4 (9.30%) Docker
8 4 (9.30%) Windows Server
8 4 (9.30%) Unix

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 2 (4.65%) NetWeaver
2 1 (2.33%) Confluence
2 1 (2.33%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.33%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (2.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (4.65%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (4.65%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (4.65%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (4.65%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (2.33%) iTrent
3 1 (2.33%) NetSuite
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (2.33%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 9 (20.93%) AWS
2 3 (6.98%) Azure
3 2 (4.65%) SaaS
4 1 (2.33%) Apigee
4 1 (2.33%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (2.33%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (2.33%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (2.33%) IaaS
4 1 (2.33%) IBM Cloud
4 1 (2.33%) OpenShift
4 1 (2.33%) PaaS
4 1 (2.33%) Route 53
4 1 (2.33%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.30%) Firewall
2 2 (4.65%) LAN
2 2 (4.65%) Network Security
2 2 (4.65%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.30%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.65%) MS Access
2 2 (4.65%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (4.65%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (4.65%) SAP BW
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2017
3 1 (2.33%) Big Data
3 1 (2.33%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.33%) NuoDB
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (2.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.33%) Redis
3 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Git (software)
1 4 (9.30%) JIRA
2 2 (4.65%) Maven
2 2 (4.65%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (2.33%) Bitbucket
3 1 (2.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.33%) Storybook
3 1 (2.33%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.33%) Toad
General
1 8 (18.60%) Automotive
2 6 (13.95%) Banking
3 3 (6.98%) Public Sector
4 2 (4.65%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (2.33%) Back Office
5 1 (2.33%) Billing
5 1 (2.33%) Environmental Health
5 1 (2.33%) French Language
5 1 (2.33%) General Ledger
5 1 (2.33%) German Language
5 1 (2.33%) Legal
5 1 (2.33%) Retail
5 1 (2.33%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (20.93%) Project Manager
2 7 (16.28%) Infrastructure Manager
3 6 (13.95%) Developer
3 6 (13.95%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 5 (11.63%) Analyst
5 4 (9.30%) .NET Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Programme Manager
6 3 (6.98%) Programme Test Manager
6 3 (6.98%) Test Manager
6 3 (6.98%) Test Programme Manager
7 2 (4.65%) Account Manager
7 2 (4.65%) Administrator
7 2 (4.65%) Architect
7 2 (4.65%) Consultant
7 2 (4.65%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) IT Manager
7 2 (4.65%) Migration Manager
7 2 (4.65%) Migration Project Manager
7 2 (4.65%) Product Tester
7 2 (4.65%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.63%) .NET
2 3 (6.98%) REST
3 2 (4.65%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (2.33%) .NET Core
4 1 (2.33%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.33%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (2.33%) CSS
4 1 (2.33%) Enzyme
4 1 (2.33%) Hibernate
4 1 (2.33%) Jest
4 1 (2.33%) Middleware
4 1 (2.33%) NHibernate
4 1 (2.33%) OpenID
4 1 (2.33%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (2.33%) React
4 1 (2.33%) Redux
4 1 (2.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.98%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.98%) N-Tier
3 2 (4.65%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.33%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.33%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.28%) Windows
2 4 (9.30%) Unix
2 4 (9.30%) Windows Server
3 3 (6.98%) Linux
4 1 (2.33%) Android
4 1 (2.33%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.33%) Mac OS
4 1 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.33%) Windows 10
4 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.91%) Migration
2 11 (25.58%) Project Management
3 8 (18.60%) Problem-Solving
3 8 (18.60%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (16.28%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (13.95%) DevOps
6 5 (11.63%) Data Migration
6 5 (11.63%) PRINCE2
6 5 (11.63%) Project Delivery
7 4 (9.30%) Configuration Management
7 4 (9.30%) Creative Thinking
7 4 (9.30%) Functional Testing
7 4 (9.30%) Project Planning
7 4 (9.30%) Regression Testing
7 4 (9.30%) Test Automation
8 3 (6.98%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (6.98%) Process Improvement
8 3 (6.98%) Software Testing
8 3 (6.98%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (6.98%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.95%) JavaScript
2 4 (9.30%) C#
2 4 (9.30%) SQL
3 3 (6.98%) Java
4 2 (4.65%) PowerShell
4 2 (4.65%) Python
5 1 (2.33%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.33%) Korn
5 1 (2.33%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.33%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (11.63%) Degree
2 4 (9.30%) Security Cleared
3 3 (6.98%) PMP
3 3 (6.98%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.33%) ACCA
4 1 (2.33%) APMP
4 1 (2.33%) CIMA
4 1 (2.33%) ISEB
4 1 (2.33%) OCP
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) PMO
2 1 (2.33%) GDPR
2 1 (2.33%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.33%) QA
2 1 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (11.63%) Active Directory
2 4 (9.30%) Docker
3 1 (2.33%) HDFS
3 1 (2.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (9.30%) Terraform
2 2 (4.65%) Ansible
2 2 (4.65%) Kubernetes
3 1 (2.33%) AirWatch
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.33%) Packer
Vendors
1 7 (16.28%) Oracle
2 6 (13.95%) Microsoft
3 4 (9.30%) SAP
3 4 (9.30%) VMware
4 2 (4.65%) IBM
4 2 (4.65%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.33%) Apple
5 1 (2.33%) CyberArk
5 1 (2.33%) Dynatrace
5 1 (2.33%) Google
5 1 (2.33%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (2.33%) Remedy
5 1 (2.33%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.33%) Veritas