Period
to 22 January 2019

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 January 2019 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 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 7 3 3
Rank change year-on-year -4 0 -2
Contract jobs citing Finance 213 356 242
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 18.33% 21.28% 20.03%
As % of the General category 60.34% 47.66% 56.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 179 135
Milton Keynes median daily rate £450 £388 £416
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.13% -6.74% +5.12%
10th Percentile £256 £300 £258
90th Percentile £650 £546 £550
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £438 £400 £418
% change year-on-year +9.51% -4.31% +8.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 10 3
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £15.28 £17.47 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.54% +16.43% +31.81%
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year -8.33% +20.00% +28.31%

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 353 747 427
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 30.38% 44.65% 35.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 262 212
Milton Keynes median daily rate £438 £418 £414
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.79% +0.91% +7.47%
10th Percentile £261 £275 £210
90th Percentile £650 £538 £563
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 22 9
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £17.19 £18.00 £9.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.49% +86.53% -15.20%
10th Percentile £11.72 £10.08 £8.60
90th Percentile £47.50 £24.90 £16.75
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £18.00 £24.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year -25.00% +60.00% +7.14%

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Finance in Milton Keynes

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Finance in Milton Keynes

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Finance in Milton Keynes

Finance
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Finance in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, 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 58 (27.23%) Microsoft
1 58 (27.23%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (16.90%) Project Management
3 33 (15.49%) PRINCE2
4 31 (14.55%) Microsoft Office
4 31 (14.55%) Security Cleared
5 29 (13.62%) ITIL
6 28 (13.15%) SQL
7 27 (12.68%) Oracle
7 27 (12.68%) Java
7 27 (12.68%) JavaScript
7 27 (12.68%) Problem-Solving
8 25 (11.74%) C#
9 24 (11.27%) Windows
9 24 (11.27%) SC Cleared
10 23 (10.80%) .NET
11 22 (10.33%) Analytical Skills
12 20 (9.39%) Active Directory
12 20 (9.39%) Spring
13 19 (8.92%) SAP
13 19 (8.92%) Business Intelligence
13 19 (8.92%) Microsoft Azure
14 18 (8.45%) DV Cleared
15 17 (7.98%) Jenkins
15 17 (7.98%) Service Delivery
15 17 (7.98%) Self-Motivation
16 16 (7.51%) Retail
16 16 (7.51%) Test Automation
16 16 (7.51%) Degree
17 15 (7.04%) DevOps

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 11 (5.16%) SharePoint
2 8 (3.76%) Confluence
3 6 (2.82%) Skype for Business
4 5 (2.35%) WebSphere
5 4 (1.88%) OpenStack
6 3 (1.41%) CMS
7 2 (0.94%) Apache
7 2 (0.94%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.94%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.94%) WordPress
8 1 (0.47%) Drupal
8 1 (0.47%) IBM HTTP Server
8 1 (0.47%) IIS
8 1 (0.47%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.47%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 31 (14.55%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (4.23%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (3.76%) Microsoft Project
4 5 (2.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (3.29%) SAP S/4HANA
2 6 (2.82%) SAP Payroll
3 5 (2.35%) SAP BPC
3 5 (2.35%) SAP CRM
4 4 (1.88%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 3 (1.41%) BusinessWorks
5 3 (1.41%) Oracle Applications
5 3 (1.41%) TIBCO iProcess
6 2 (0.94%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.47%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.47%) Oracle AGIS
7 1 (0.47%) Oracle Assets
7 1 (0.47%) Oracle Cash Management
7 1 (0.47%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.47%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.47%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.47%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.47%) Primavera
7 1 (0.47%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 19 (8.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (4.69%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (4.69%) Office 365
3 6 (2.82%) SaaS
4 5 (2.35%) IaaS
4 5 (2.35%) OneDrive
4 5 (2.35%) OpenShift
4 5 (2.35%) PaaS
5 2 (0.94%) GitHub
5 2 (0.94%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.29%) WAN
2 6 (2.82%) HTTP
2 6 (2.82%) LAN
2 6 (2.82%) Skype
3 5 (2.35%) Unified Communications
3 5 (2.35%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (1.41%) Firewall
5 2 (0.94%) SAN
6 1 (0.47%) Broadband
6 1 (0.47%) DNS
6 1 (0.47%) Intranet
6 1 (0.47%) NAS
6 1 (0.47%) Network Security
6 1 (0.47%) SSH
6 1 (0.47%) VoIP
6 1 (0.47%) VPN
6 1 (0.47%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.69%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (4.23%) SQL Server
3 6 (2.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (2.35%) SAP Data Services
5 4 (1.88%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (1.88%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (1.41%) Big Data
6 3 (1.41%) PowerCenter
6 3 (1.41%) SAP HANA
7 2 (0.94%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (0.94%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 2 (0.94%) DB2
7 2 (0.94%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.94%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.94%) MySQL
7 2 (0.94%) NuoDB
7 2 (0.94%) Redis
8 1 (0.47%) BusinessObjects XI
8 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 17 (7.98%) Jenkins
2 12 (5.63%) JIRA
3 11 (5.16%) Git (software)
4 7 (3.29%) git-flow
4 7 (3.29%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (2.35%) Android Studio
5 5 (2.35%) Moq
5 5 (2.35%) MSTest
6 4 (1.88%) GitLab
6 4 (1.88%) Selenium
7 3 (1.41%) Appium
8 2 (0.94%) ERwin
8 2 (0.94%) PowerDesigner
8 2 (0.94%) RStudio
8 2 (0.94%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (0.47%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.47%) IntelliJ
9 1 (0.47%) Introscope
9 1 (0.47%) MSI
9 1 (0.47%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (7.51%) Retail
2 14 (6.57%) Automotive
3 13 (6.10%) Banking
4 9 (4.23%) Financial Institution
4 9 (4.23%) Legal
5 7 (3.29%) German Language
6 3 (1.41%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.41%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.47%) Billing
7 1 (0.47%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 38 (17.84%) Analyst
2 36 (16.90%) Developer
3 21 (9.86%) Project Manager
4 12 (5.63%) Architect
5 11 (5.16%) Project Officer
6 10 (4.69%) Business Analyst
7 9 (4.23%) Service Manager
8 8 (3.76%) Delivery Manager
8 8 (3.76%) Java Developer
9 7 (3.29%) Consultant
9 7 (3.29%) Solutions Architect
10 6 (2.82%) Administrator
10 6 (2.82%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 6 (2.82%) IT Manager
10 6 (2.82%) Service Analyst
10 6 (2.82%) Services Delivery Manager
11 5 (2.35%) .NET Developer
11 5 (2.35%) Infrastructure Manager
11 5 (2.35%) IT Project Manager
11 5 (2.35%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (10.80%) .NET
2 20 (9.39%) Spring
3 12 (5.63%) ASP.NET
4 11 (5.16%) AngularJS
5 9 (4.23%) ASP.NET MVC
5 9 (4.23%) ASP.NET Web API
5 9 (4.23%) Spring Boot
6 8 (3.76%) XML
7 7 (3.29%) JSON
8 6 (2.82%) EDI
8 6 (2.82%) HTML
9 5 (2.35%) Akka
9 5 (2.35%) Angular 2
9 5 (2.35%) CSS
9 5 (2.35%) SAP Fiori
9 5 (2.35%) Unity DI Container
10 4 (1.88%) CSS3
10 4 (1.88%) Java EE
11 3 (1.41%) Node.js
11 3 (1.41%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 22 (10.33%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (7.98%) Self-Motivation
3 6 (2.82%) Mobile App
4 5 (2.35%) Public Cloud
5 4 (1.88%) Data Centre
6 3 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.41%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (1.41%) PKI
6 3 (1.41%) User Experience
7 2 (0.94%) IVR
7 2 (0.94%) Mainframe
7 2 (0.94%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.47%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.47%) NHS
8 1 (0.47%) Robotics
8 1 (0.47%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 24 (11.27%) Windows
2 10 (4.69%) Windows 10
3 9 (4.23%) Linux
4 6 (2.82%) Android
5 4 (1.88%) Windows Server
6 3 (1.41%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.41%) Unix
7 2 (0.94%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.47%) Windows 2000
8 1 (0.47%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.47%) Windows NT
8 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (27.23%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (16.90%) Project Management
3 33 (15.49%) PRINCE2
4 29 (13.62%) ITIL
5 27 (12.68%) Problem-Solving
6 19 (8.92%) Business Intelligence
7 17 (7.98%) Service Delivery
8 16 (7.51%) Test Automation
9 15 (7.04%) DevOps
10 14 (6.57%) CRM
10 14 (6.57%) Risk Management
11 13 (6.10%) Business Analysis
12 12 (5.63%) Computer Science
12 12 (5.63%) ERP
12 12 (5.63%) MVC
12 12 (5.63%) Scrum
12 12 (5.63%) Waterfall
13 11 (5.16%) Service Management
14 10 (4.69%) Change Management
14 10 (4.69%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (13.15%) SQL
2 27 (12.68%) Java
2 27 (12.68%) JavaScript
3 25 (11.74%) C#
4 7 (3.29%) VB
5 4 (1.88%) C++
5 4 (1.88%) PL/SQL
6 3 (1.41%) COBOL
6 3 (1.41%) PowerShell
6 3 (1.41%) XPath
7 2 (0.94%) ABAP
7 2 (0.94%) Apple Swift
7 2 (0.94%) Bash Shell
7 2 (0.94%) C
7 2 (0.94%) Objective-C
7 2 (0.94%) PHP
7 2 (0.94%) Python
7 2 (0.94%) Scala
8 1 (0.47%) Perl
8 1 (0.47%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 31 (14.55%) Security Cleared
2 24 (11.27%) SC Cleared
3 18 (8.45%) DV Cleared
4 16 (7.51%) Degree
5 9 (4.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 8 (3.76%) ISEB
7 6 (2.82%) APMP
7 6 (2.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 6 (2.82%) TOGAF Certification
8 4 (1.88%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (1.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (1.41%) CISSP
9 3 (1.41%) Computer Science Degree
9 3 (1.41%) SSCP
10 2 (0.94%) Master's Degree
10 2 (0.94%) PMP
11 1 (0.47%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
11 1 (0.47%) MCSE
11 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.47%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.16%) SLA
2 7 (3.29%) PMO
3 3 (1.41%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.41%) QA
4 2 (0.94%) COBIT
4 2 (0.94%) GDPR
5 1 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 20 (9.39%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.94%) Docker
2 2 (0.94%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (0.94%) XenApp
2 2 (0.94%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.47%) HDFS
3 1 (0.47%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (0.47%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.47%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (6.57%) SCCM
2 2 (0.94%) Ansible
3 1 (0.47%) CA Wily
3 1 (0.47%) Control-M
3 1 (0.47%) EdgeSight
3 1 (0.47%) HP SIM
3 1 (0.47%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.47%) SCOM
3 1 (0.47%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.47%) Terraform
3 1 (0.47%) TIBCO Hawk
3 1 (0.47%) WSUS
Vendors
1 58 (27.23%) Microsoft
2 27 (12.68%) Oracle
3 19 (8.92%) SAP
4 8 (3.76%) IBM
5 7 (3.29%) Epicor
6 6 (2.82%) ServiceNow
7 5 (2.35%) Apple
7 5 (2.35%) Red Hat
8 4 (1.88%) Avaya
8 4 (1.88%) Sitecore
9 3 (1.41%) Citrix
9 3 (1.41%) HP
9 3 (1.41%) TIBCO
9 3 (1.41%) VMware
10 2 (0.94%) Ab Initio
10 2 (0.94%) Ariba
10 2 (0.94%) CA
10 2 (0.94%) MicroStrategy
10 2 (0.94%) NetApp
10 2 (0.94%) Remedy