Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 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
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 2 1
Rank change year-on-year -1 -1 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 431 281 601
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 24.57% 22.06% 31.20%
As % of the General category 51.99% 57.11% 66.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 219 153 278
Milton Keynes median daily rate £388 £425 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.82% +8.97% +6.12%
10th Percentile £300 £267 £263
90th Percentile £525 £538 £649
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £390 £425 £386
% change year-on-year -8.24% +10.03% +10.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 6
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £16.93 £11.00 £11.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +53.91% -1.70% -6.75%
10th Percentile £11.42 £10.23 £9.00
90th Percentile £18.00 £15.00 £16.13
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £18.00 £11.50 £11.19
% change year-on-year +56.52% +2.77% -6.75%

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 829 492 903
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 47.26% 38.62% 46.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 302 227 385
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £415 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.61% +7.79% +6.21%
10th Percentile £241 £211 £227
90th Percentile £530 £539 £496
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £413 £375
% change year-on-year -3.03% +10.00% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 11 9
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £17.47 £10.24 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +70.64% -6.95% -8.33%
10th Percentile £9.00 £9.00 £8.50
90th Percentile £24.30 £15.00 £16.45
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £19.50 £15.00 £16.25
% change year-on-year +30.00% -7.69% +35.42%

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 21 November 2017.

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 21 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Finance.

1 154 (35.73%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (23.43%) Banking
3 87 (20.19%) Java
4 71 (16.47%) Scrum
5 70 (16.24%) Jenkins
6 59 (13.69%) TDD
7 54 (12.53%) Microsoft
8 53 (12.30%) Amazon AWS
9 51 (11.83%) SQL
9 51 (11.83%) DevOps
10 50 (11.60%) Git (software)
11 49 (11.37%) Oracle
12 47 (10.90%) Business Intelligence
13 44 (10.21%) Linux
14 43 (9.98%) JIRA
15 42 (9.74%) Windows
16 41 (9.51%) ITIL
17 40 (9.28%) JavaScript
18 37 (8.58%) Ruby
18 37 (8.58%) Security Cleared
18 37 (8.58%) Ansible
19 35 (8.12%) SC Cleared
20 34 (7.89%) Continuous Integration
20 34 (7.89%) Retail
20 34 (7.89%) Spring
20 34 (7.89%) Project Management
20 34 (7.89%) Service Delivery
21 33 (7.66%) IBM
21 33 (7.66%) Analytical Skills
22 32 (7.42%) Microsoft Azure

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 26 (6.03%) OpenStack
2 21 (4.87%) Cloud Foundry
3 15 (3.48%) Confluence
4 14 (3.25%) CMS
5 13 (3.02%) Apache Spark
6 12 (2.78%) Liferay
7 11 (2.55%) Alfresco
7 11 (2.55%) Drupal
7 11 (2.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 11 (2.55%) SharePoint
8 8 (1.86%) WordPress
9 7 (1.62%) SAS
9 7 (1.62%) WebSphere
10 4 (0.93%) NServiceBus
11 3 (0.70%) Apache Pig
12 2 (0.46%) Elasticsearch
12 2 (0.46%) IIS
12 2 (0.46%) JBoss
13 1 (0.23%) Tomcat
13 1 (0.23%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 28 (6.50%) Microsoft Office
2 27 (6.26%) Microsoft Excel
3 16 (3.71%) Microsoft Project
4 13 (3.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (0.70%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.23%) EngageOne
6 1 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (0.93%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.70%) BusinessWorks
2 3 (0.70%) Oracle ERP
2 3 (0.70%) SAP CO
2 3 (0.70%) SAP FI
2 3 (0.70%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (0.70%) Temenos T24
3 2 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.46%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 53 (12.30%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (7.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 27 (6.26%) OpenShift
4 20 (4.64%) PaaS
5 17 (3.94%) Cloud Computing
6 14 (3.25%) Google Cloud Platform
7 10 (2.32%) IaaS
8 5 (1.16%) Office 365
9 3 (0.70%) npm
9 3 (0.70%) Slack
10 1 (0.23%) Adobe Analytics
10 1 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.23%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.23%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.23%) BlazeMeter
10 1 (0.23%) Route 53
10 1 (0.23%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.32%) Firewall
1 10 (2.32%) Internet
2 7 (1.62%) LDAP
3 5 (1.16%) DHCP
3 5 (1.16%) DNS
3 5 (1.16%) Intranet
4 2 (0.46%) ATM
4 2 (0.46%) NAS
4 2 (0.46%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.46%) VoIP
4 2 (0.46%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.23%) BIG-IP
5 1 (0.23%) DWDM
5 1 (0.23%) Frame Relay
5 1 (0.23%) LAN
5 1 (0.23%) MPLS
5 1 (0.23%) NetScreen
5 1 (0.23%) Network Security
5 1 (0.23%) WLAN
5 1 (0.23%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (7.42%) SQL Server
2 26 (6.03%) Big Data
3 24 (5.57%) Hadoop
4 23 (5.34%) DB2
5 21 (4.87%) MongoDB
6 17 (3.94%) PostgreSQL
7 16 (3.71%) MySQL
8 14 (3.25%) Redis
9 13 (3.02%) Data Warehouse
10 12 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
11 11 (2.55%) NoSQL
12 10 (2.32%) DB2 UDB
12 10 (2.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 10 (2.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 6 (1.39%) Apache Hive
13 6 (1.39%) QlikView
14 5 (1.16%) Oracle Database
15 4 (0.93%) Data Lake
15 4 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 3 (0.70%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 70 (16.24%) Jenkins
2 50 (11.60%) Git (software)
3 43 (9.98%) JIRA
4 19 (4.41%) GitLab
5 15 (3.48%) Team Foundation Server
6 11 (2.55%) Cucumber
7 10 (2.32%) Selenium
8 9 (2.09%) Protractor
9 8 (1.86%) Eclipse
9 8 (1.86%) Maven
9 8 (1.86%) Octopus Deploy
9 8 (1.86%) TeamCity
10 7 (1.62%) WebDriver
11 4 (0.93%) Appium
11 4 (0.93%) Bitbucket
11 4 (0.93%) Calabash
11 4 (0.93%) IntelliJ
11 4 (0.93%) Karma Test Runner
11 4 (0.93%) Mocha
12 3 (0.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 101 (23.43%) Banking
2 34 (7.89%) Retail
3 31 (7.19%) Marketing
4 30 (6.96%) Financial Institution
5 27 (6.26%) Telecoms
6 26 (6.03%) Automotive
7 20 (4.64%) Electronics
7 20 (4.64%) Manufacturing
7 20 (4.64%) Retail Banking
8 9 (2.09%) Spanish Language
9 8 (1.86%) Brand Awareness
10 5 (1.16%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (0.93%) Corporate Banking
12 2 (0.46%) German Language
13 1 (0.23%) Advertising
13 1 (0.23%) Back Office
13 1 (0.23%) Billing
13 1 (0.23%) Front Office
13 1 (0.23%) Legal
13 1 (0.23%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 111 (25.75%) Developer
2 83 (19.26%) Analyst
3 36 (8.35%) Java Developer
4 28 (6.50%) Architect
5 27 (6.26%) Business Analyst
6 24 (5.57%) Project Manager
7 19 (4.41%) Delivery Manager
7 19 (4.41%) Senior Developer
8 18 (4.18%) DevOps Engineer
9 16 (3.71%) Administrator
10 15 (3.48%) Financial Analyst
10 15 (3.48%) Service Manager
10 15 (3.48%) Test Analyst
11 13 (3.02%) Service Analyst
11 13 (3.02%) Software Developer
11 13 (3.02%) SQL Developer
12 12 (2.78%) Java Software Developer
12 12 (2.78%) Node.js Developer
12 12 (2.78%) Tester
13 11 (2.55%) Digital Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (7.89%) Spring
2 32 (7.42%) REST
3 31 (7.19%) AngularJS
4 25 (5.80%) RESTful
5 23 (5.34%) HTML
5 23 (5.34%) Node.js
6 21 (4.87%) SOAP
7 18 (4.18%) JSON
8 17 (3.94%) .NET
9 14 (3.25%) Web Services
10 13 (3.02%) Spring Boot
11 12 (2.78%) Java EE
11 12 (2.78%) Swagger
12 11 (2.55%) RabbitMQ
12 11 (2.55%) Spring MVC
13 10 (2.32%) OAuth
13 10 (2.32%) XML
14 9 (2.09%) HTML5
14 9 (2.09%) WCF
14 9 (2.09%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 33 (7.66%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (3.48%) Management Information System
3 14 (3.25%) Mobile App
4 12 (2.78%) Social Media
5 9 (2.09%) Public Cloud
6 8 (1.86%) Computer Science
6 8 (1.86%) Hedge funds
6 8 (1.86%) Hybrid Cloud
7 6 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (1.39%) User Experience
8 5 (1.16%) Mobile Banking
9 4 (0.93%) CMDB
9 4 (0.93%) Data Protection Act
9 4 (0.93%) Greenfield Project
9 4 (0.93%) Mainframe
10 3 (0.70%) CESG
10 3 (0.70%) Enterprise Cloud
10 3 (0.70%) Robotics
11 2 (0.46%) IBM Mainframe
12 1 (0.23%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 44 (10.21%) Linux
2 42 (9.74%) Windows
3 30 (6.96%) Unix
4 14 (3.25%) Windows Server
5 8 (1.86%) Android
5 8 (1.86%) Apple iOS
6 7 (1.62%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (1.16%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (0.70%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.23%) AIX
10 1 (0.23%) MVS
10 1 (0.23%) Solaris
10 1 (0.23%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.23%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (35.73%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (16.47%) Scrum
3 59 (13.69%) TDD
4 51 (11.83%) DevOps
5 47 (10.90%) Business Intelligence
6 41 (9.51%) ITIL
7 34 (7.89%) Continuous Integration
7 34 (7.89%) Project Management
7 34 (7.89%) Service Delivery
8 30 (6.96%) Continuous Delivery
9 29 (6.73%) Test Automation
10 28 (6.50%) Digital Marketing
10 28 (6.50%) Microservices
11 26 (6.03%) BDD
11 26 (6.03%) Programme Management
12 25 (5.80%) CRM
12 25 (5.80%) SOA
13 24 (5.57%) Stakeholder Management
14 23 (5.34%) PRINCE2
15 22 (5.10%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 87 (20.19%) Java
2 51 (11.83%) SQL
3 40 (9.28%) JavaScript
4 37 (8.58%) Ruby
5 27 (6.26%) C#
6 22 (5.10%) Python
7 16 (3.71%) Shell Script
8 11 (2.55%) Scala
9 10 (2.32%) Go
10 7 (1.62%) Perl
10 7 (1.62%) VB
11 6 (1.39%) Apple Swift
11 6 (1.39%) Bash Shell
12 5 (1.16%) PHP
12 5 (1.16%) VBA
13 4 (0.93%) C
13 4 (0.93%) Korn
14 3 (0.70%) HiveQL
14 3 (0.70%) PowerShell
15 2 (0.46%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (8.58%) Security Cleared
2 35 (8.12%) SC Cleared
3 27 (6.26%) Degree
4 22 (5.10%) DV Cleared
5 11 (2.55%) ISEB
6 8 (1.86%) ITIL Certification
7 7 (1.62%) CISM
7 7 (1.62%) ISTQB
7 7 (1.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 7 (1.62%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 6 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 5 (1.16%) APMP
10 4 (0.93%) CISSP
10 4 (0.93%) Computer Science Degree
11 2 (0.46%) PMI Certification
11 2 (0.46%) PMP
11 2 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 1 (0.23%) CGEIT
12 1 (0.23%) RHCE
12 1 (0.23%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (5.34%) QA
2 22 (5.10%) SLA
3 13 (3.02%) Data Quality
4 11 (2.55%) PMO
5 10 (2.32%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 9 (2.09%) GDPR
7 5 (1.16%) P3O
8 4 (0.93%) ISO 9001
9 3 (0.70%) COBIT
9 3 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 1 (0.23%) AS 2805
10 1 (0.23%) Disclosure Scotland
10 1 (0.23%) ISO 8583
10 1 (0.23%) ISO 9000
10 1 (0.23%) PCI DSS
10 1 (0.23%) PSD2
System Software
1 17 (3.94%) Active Directory
2 16 (3.71%) Docker
3 9 (2.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (1.62%) Apache Flume
5 4 (0.93%) HDFS
5 4 (0.93%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (0.70%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.46%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.23%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 37 (8.58%) Ansible
2 8 (1.86%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (0.93%) Kubernetes
3 4 (0.93%) Oozie
4 3 (0.70%) SCCM
5 2 (0.46%) CA Wily
5 2 (0.46%) Control-M
5 2 (0.46%) Docker Swarm
5 2 (0.46%) Puppet
5 2 (0.46%) Rundeck
6 1 (0.23%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 1 (0.23%) HP SiteScope
6 1 (0.23%) Jamf Pro
6 1 (0.23%) Kibana
6 1 (0.23%) Nagios
6 1 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.23%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 1 (0.23%) Terraform
6 1 (0.23%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.23%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 54 (12.53%) Microsoft
2 49 (11.37%) Oracle
3 33 (7.66%) IBM
4 30 (6.96%) SAP
5 17 (3.94%) VMware
6 16 (3.71%) HP
7 14 (3.25%) Google
8 13 (3.02%) Remedy
9 11 (2.55%) OpenText
10 10 (2.32%) Red Hat
11 8 (1.86%) Cloudera
12 7 (1.62%) Apigee
12 7 (1.62%) MuleSoft
12 7 (1.62%) WSO2
13 6 (1.39%) CA
13 6 (1.39%) Teradata
14 5 (1.16%) BMC
14 5 (1.16%) CyberArk
14 5 (1.16%) Nimsoft
15 4 (0.93%) Tableau