Period
to 23 February 2020

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 23 February 2020 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
23 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 6 5 3
Rank change year-on-year -1 -2 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 94 211 323
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 13.24% 19.13% 19.82%
As % of the General category 38.06% 53.83% 42.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 114 161
Milton Keynes median daily rate £463 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +12.50% -3.61%
10th Percentile £250 £256 £295
90th Percentile £675 £650 £550
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £450 £414
% change year-on-year -5.56% +8.76% +0.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 15 10
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £12.98 £17.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.83% -2.78% -
10th Percentile £11.35 £10.98 £10.72
90th Percentile £17.13 £18.00 £24.10
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £13.99 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year -20.06% -2.78% -10.00%

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 247 392 761
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 34.79% 35.54% 46.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 213 295
Milton Keynes median daily rate £411 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.24% - +2.72%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £238
90th Percentile £611 £625 £550
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £408 £425 £425
% change year-on-year -4.00% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 25 17
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £15.00 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.67% - +86.53%
10th Percentile £11.26 £11.37 £10.48
90th Percentile £28.33 £47.50 £25.00
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.00 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -11.11% -28.00% +33.33%

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 23 February 2020.

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 23 February 2020, 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 18 (19.15%) SQL
1 18 (19.15%) Microsoft
2 16 (17.02%) Problem-Solving
3 15 (15.96%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (14.89%) Linux
5 13 (13.83%) Oracle
6 12 (12.77%) SAP
6 12 (12.77%) Banking
6 12 (12.77%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (11.70%) DevOps
7 11 (11.70%) Microsoft Office
8 10 (10.64%) JavaScript
8 10 (10.64%) PRINCE2
8 10 (10.64%) Unix
8 10 (10.64%) ERP
8 10 (10.64%) Project Management
9 9 (9.57%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (8.51%) Migration
10 8 (8.51%) Active Directory
10 8 (8.51%) Windows
10 8 (8.51%) Java
10 8 (8.51%) NetSuite
11 7 (7.45%) Degree
11 7 (7.45%) Git (software)
11 7 (7.45%) HTML
11 7 (7.45%) Microsoft Excel
11 7 (7.45%) Validation
12 6 (6.38%) AWS
12 6 (6.38%) Scrum
12 6 (6.38%) C

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 (2.13%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (1.06%) Documentum
2 1 (1.06%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (1.06%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (11.70%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (7.45%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (3.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (2.13%) InVision
4 2 (2.13%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.13%) Sketch
4 2 (2.13%) UserZoom
4 2 (2.13%) Zeplin
5 1 (1.06%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (8.51%) NetSuite
2 5 (5.32%) SAP S/4HANA
3 2 (2.13%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (2.13%) SAP Hybris
3 2 (2.13%) SAP MDG
4 1 (1.06%) BASE24
4 1 (1.06%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (1.06%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (1.06%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (1.06%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (1.06%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (1.06%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (1.06%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (1.06%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (1.06%) SAP FI-AR
4 1 (1.06%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.38%) AWS
2 4 (4.26%) Azure
3 3 (3.19%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (2.13%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 2 (2.13%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (2.13%) Amazon ECS
4 2 (2.13%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 2 (2.13%) Amazon S3
4 2 (2.13%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (2.13%) GitHub
4 2 (2.13%) OpenShift
4 2 (2.13%) Route 53
5 1 (1.06%) Power Platform
5 1 (1.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.19%) Firewall
2 2 (2.13%) LAN
2 2 (2.13%) VPN
2 2 (2.13%) WAN
3 1 (1.06%) ATM
3 1 (1.06%) Extranet
3 1 (1.06%) Internet
3 1 (1.06%) Intranet
3 1 (1.06%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.32%) SQL Server
1 5 (5.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (4.26%) DB2
3 3 (3.19%) Big Data
3 3 (3.19%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (3.19%) DB2 UDB
3 3 (3.19%) Hadoop
3 3 (3.19%) MySQL
3 3 (3.19%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.13%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (2.13%) Data Lake
4 2 (2.13%) mvBase
4 2 (2.13%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (2.13%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.06%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.06%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 1 (1.06%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.06%) GIS
5 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (7.45%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.19%) Ant
2 3 (3.19%) Eclipse
2 3 (3.19%) JIRA
2 3 (3.19%) Selenium
3 2 (2.13%) Axure RP
3 2 (2.13%) Gradle
3 2 (2.13%) Maven
4 1 (1.06%) HP UFT
4 1 (1.06%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.06%) JUnit
4 1 (1.06%) Subversion
4 1 (1.06%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (12.77%) Banking
2 4 (4.26%) Automotive
2 4 (4.26%) Financial Institution
2 4 (4.26%) Public Sector
2 4 (4.26%) Retail
3 3 (3.19%) German Language
3 3 (3.19%) Legal
3 3 (3.19%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.19%) Marketing
3 3 (3.19%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.13%) Corporate Banking
4 2 (2.13%) Electronics
4 2 (2.13%) International Banking
5 1 (1.06%) Billing
5 1 (1.06%) Games
5 1 (1.06%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 27 (28.72%) Analyst
2 13 (13.83%) Project Manager
3 12 (12.77%) Developer
4 8 (8.51%) Administrator
5 7 (7.45%) Data Analyst
5 7 (7.45%) Finance Manager
6 6 (6.38%) Finance Project Manager
7 5 (5.32%) Security Analyst
8 4 (4.26%) Business Analyst
8 4 (4.26%) Consultant
8 4 (4.26%) ERP Manager
8 4 (4.26%) ERP Project Manager
8 4 (4.26%) IT Analyst
8 4 (4.26%) IT Manager
8 4 (4.26%) IT Project Manager
8 4 (4.26%) Programme Director
8 4 (4.26%) Systems Administrator
9 3 (3.19%) Architect
9 3 (3.19%) Designer
9 3 (3.19%) Salesforce Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.45%) HTML
2 5 (5.32%) .NET
2 5 (5.32%) XML
3 4 (4.26%) CSS
3 4 (4.26%) JSON
3 4 (4.26%) LDAP
3 4 (4.26%) SOAP
3 4 (4.26%) Web Services
4 3 (3.19%) .NET Framework
4 3 (3.19%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (3.19%) Entity Framework
4 3 (3.19%) JSP
4 3 (3.19%) SailPoint
4 3 (3.19%) Servlets
5 2 (2.13%) AngularJS
5 2 (2.13%) HTML5
5 2 (2.13%) Kafka
5 2 (2.13%) REST
5 2 (2.13%) Spring Boot
5 2 (2.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.77%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.32%) User Experience
3 4 (4.26%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.19%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (3.19%) Mainframe
4 3 (3.19%) PMI
5 2 (2.13%) Security Operations Centre
5 2 (2.13%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (2.13%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.06%) Animation
6 1 (1.06%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.06%) Chip and PIN
6 1 (1.06%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 14 (14.89%) Linux
2 10 (10.64%) Unix
3 8 (8.51%) Windows
4 4 (4.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.06%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.06%) CentOS
5 1 (1.06%) VMS
5 1 (1.06%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (17.02%) Problem-Solving
2 15 (15.96%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (11.70%) DevOps
4 10 (10.64%) ERP
4 10 (10.64%) PRINCE2
4 10 (10.64%) Project Management
5 9 (9.57%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (8.51%) Migration
7 7 (7.45%) Validation
8 6 (6.38%) Scrum
9 5 (5.32%) Accounts Receivable
9 5 (5.32%) Business Development
9 5 (5.32%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (5.32%) Data Cleansing
9 5 (5.32%) Data Migration
9 5 (5.32%) Decision-Making
9 5 (5.32%) Order to Cash
9 5 (5.32%) Project Delivery
9 5 (5.32%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 5 (5.32%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 18 (19.15%) SQL
2 10 (10.64%) JavaScript
3 8 (8.51%) Java
4 6 (6.38%) C
5 4 (4.26%) C#
5 4 (4.26%) Scala
6 3 (3.19%) BeanShell
6 3 (3.19%) Bourne shell
6 3 (3.19%) Korn
6 3 (3.19%) Perl
6 3 (3.19%) PowerShell
6 3 (3.19%) Python
7 2 (2.13%) Clojure
7 2 (2.13%) Groovy
7 2 (2.13%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.06%) Apple Swift
8 1 (1.06%) C++
8 1 (1.06%) PHP
8 1 (1.06%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.06%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (7.45%) Degree
2 5 (5.32%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (3.19%) DV Cleared
4 3 (3.19%) PMI Certification
4 3 (3.19%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.06%) CCAB
5 1 (1.06%) CEH
5 1 (1.06%) CISM
5 1 (1.06%) CISSP
5 1 (1.06%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.06%) CREST Certified
5 1 (1.06%) GIAC
5 1 (1.06%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.13%) PMO
1 2 (2.13%) WCAG
2 1 (1.06%) BS7799
2 1 (1.06%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.06%) NIST
2 1 (1.06%) NIST 800
2 1 (1.06%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (8.51%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.32%) Docker
3 3 (3.19%) RACF
Systems Management
1 5 (5.32%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (4.26%) Ansible
2 4 (4.26%) IBM BigFix
2 4 (4.26%) Tivoli
2 4 (4.26%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
3 2 (2.13%) Kubernetes
3 2 (2.13%) SCCM
4 1 (1.06%) Terraform
Vendors
1 18 (19.15%) Microsoft
2 13 (13.83%) Oracle
3 12 (12.77%) SAP
4 5 (5.32%) McAfee
4 5 (5.32%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (4.26%) Capita
5 4 (4.26%) Remedy
6 3 (3.19%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.13%) Ab Initio
7 2 (2.13%) Adobe
7 2 (2.13%) Ariba
7 2 (2.13%) CA
7 2 (2.13%) Cloudera
7 2 (2.13%) hybris
7 2 (2.13%) Hyperion
7 2 (2.13%) jBASE
7 2 (2.13%) ServiceNow
7 2 (2.13%) Workday
8 1 (1.06%) BMC
8 1 (1.06%) VMware