Period
to 8 July 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 8 July 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
8 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 12 3 3
Rank change year-on-year -9 0 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 54 190 297
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 11.74% 16.70% 18.63%
As % of the General category 32.73% 43.28% 46.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 105 119
Median daily rate £425 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +2.66%
10th Percentile £300 £278 £249
90th Percentile £638 £600 £554
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £438 £425
% change year-on-year -8.57% +2.94% +3.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 11 12
Median hourly rate £12.98 £18.00 £14.05
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.89% +28.11% +14.23%
10th Percentile £10.92 £15.75 £11.29
90th Percentile £20.32 £38.75 £17.61
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £12.98 £18.00 £14.05
% change year-on-year -27.89% +28.11% -43.80%

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 165 439 635
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 35.87% 38.58% 39.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 205 257
Median daily rate £450 £441 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.16% +6.79% +3.13%
10th Percentile £315 £294 £232
90th Percentile £638 £587 £550
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £440 £430 £425
% change year-on-year +2.33% +1.18% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 17 18
Median hourly rate £16.00 £18.00 £14.05
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +28.11% +43.29%
10th Percentile £11.10 £13.81 £10.99
90th Percentile £47.50 £41.92 £36.38
Median hourly rate £17.00 £24.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year -29.90% -3.00% +11.11%

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 8 July 2020.

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

Finance
Hourly Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Finance in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 8 July 2020.

Hourly rate histogram for Finance in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 8 July 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 (33.33%) Oracle
2 17 (31.48%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (27.78%) Active Directory
4 13 (24.07%) SQL
5 12 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
6 10 (18.52%) Microsoft Office
6 10 (18.52%) Windows
6 10 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (14.81%) DevOps
7 8 (14.81%) Linux
7 8 (14.81%) SQL Server
7 8 (14.81%) ERP
8 7 (12.96%) Project Management
8 7 (12.96%) Banking
8 7 (12.96%) Microsoft
8 7 (12.96%) Java
8 7 (12.96%) JavaScript
8 7 (12.96%) C
8 7 (12.96%) Git (software)
9 6 (11.11%) Bourne shell
9 6 (11.11%) Security Cleared
9 6 (11.11%) PowerShell
9 6 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (11.11%) Korn
9 6 (11.11%) General Ledger
9 6 (11.11%) DB2 UDB
9 6 (11.11%) JIRA
9 6 (11.11%) Selenium
9 6 (11.11%) BeanShell
9 6 (11.11%) SailPoint

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 (3.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (18.52%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (1.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (7.41%) Hyperion Planning
1 4 (7.41%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (3.70%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (1.85%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.85%) NetSuite
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle Payroll
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (1.85%) Primavera
3 1 (1.85%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.56%) AWS
2 2 (3.70%) Azure
2 2 (3.70%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.70%) Firewall
1 2 (3.70%) LAN
1 2 (3.70%) VPN
1 2 (3.70%) WAN
2 1 (1.85%) DWDM
2 1 (1.85%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.85%) MPLS
2 1 (1.85%) Network Security
2 1 (1.85%) SDH
2 1 (1.85%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.11%) DB2
2 6 (11.11%) DB2 UDB
2 6 (11.11%) MySQL
2 6 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (9.26%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (7.41%) Essbase
4 4 (7.41%) Oracle Smart View
5 3 (5.56%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (12.96%) Git (software)
2 6 (11.11%) Ant
2 6 (11.11%) Eclipse
2 6 (11.11%) JIRA
2 6 (11.11%) Selenium
3 3 (5.56%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (3.70%) JUnit
5 1 (1.85%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (12.96%) Banking
2 6 (11.11%) General Ledger
3 5 (9.26%) Financial Institution
3 5 (9.26%) Manufacturing
3 5 (9.26%) Public Sector
3 5 (9.26%) Telecoms
4 4 (7.41%) Automotive
4 4 (7.41%) Corporate Banking
5 3 (5.56%) Electronics
5 3 (5.56%) Marketing
5 3 (5.56%) Retail
6 2 (3.70%) Billing
6 2 (3.70%) Legal
7 1 (1.85%) German Language
7 1 (1.85%) Law
Job Titles
1 15 (27.78%) Analyst
2 8 (14.81%) Administrator
3 6 (11.11%) Developer
3 6 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 4 (7.41%) Business Analyst
4 4 (7.41%) Consultant
4 4 (7.41%) Hyperion Administrator
4 4 (7.41%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (5.56%) Senior Manager
5 3 (5.56%) Senior Project Manager
6 2 (3.70%) C# Developer
6 2 (3.70%) Network Engineer
6 2 (3.70%) Network Security Engineer
6 2 (3.70%) Operations Manager
6 2 (3.70%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (3.70%) Programme Manager
6 2 (3.70%) Security Engineer
6 2 (3.70%) Service Analyst
6 2 (3.70%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (3.70%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.11%) HTML
1 6 (11.11%) JSP
1 6 (11.11%) LDAP
1 6 (11.11%) SailPoint
1 6 (11.11%) Servlets
1 6 (11.11%) SOAP
1 6 (11.11%) Web Services
1 6 (11.11%) XML
2 3 (5.56%) AngularJS
3 2 (3.70%) .NET
3 2 (3.70%) .NET Framework
3 2 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (3.70%) Electron Framework
3 2 (3.70%) Entity Framework
3 2 (3.70%) Node.js
4 1 (1.85%) .NET Core
4 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.85%) GraphQL
4 1 (1.85%) NHibernate
4 1 (1.85%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (11.11%) Linux Command Line
2 6 (11.11%) Mainframe
3 4 (7.41%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.70%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (1.85%) CCTV
5 1 (1.85%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 10 (18.52%) Windows
2 8 (14.81%) Linux
3 6 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (11.11%) Unix
4 2 (3.70%) Mac OS
4 2 (3.70%) Windows 10
4 2 (3.70%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (31.48%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
3 8 (14.81%) DevOps
3 8 (14.81%) ERP
4 7 (12.96%) Project Management
5 6 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (11.11%) E-business
5 6 (11.11%) Migration
5 6 (11.11%) Service Management
6 5 (9.26%) Data Modelling
7 4 (7.41%) Collaborative Working
7 4 (7.41%) ITIL
7 4 (7.41%) PRINCE2
7 4 (7.41%) Programme Management
7 4 (7.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 4 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (7.41%) Technical Analysis
7 4 (7.41%) Technology Roadmap
7 4 (7.41%) Waterfall
8 3 (5.56%) Customer Requirements
Programming Languages
1 13 (24.07%) SQL
2 7 (12.96%) C
2 7 (12.96%) Java
2 7 (12.96%) JavaScript
3 6 (11.11%) BeanShell
3 6 (11.11%) Bourne shell
3 6 (11.11%) Korn
3 6 (11.11%) Perl
3 6 (11.11%) PowerShell
4 4 (7.41%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.70%) C#
5 2 (3.70%) PHP
5 2 (3.70%) Python
5 2 (3.70%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.85%) Java 8
6 1 (1.85%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 5 (9.26%) SC Cleared
3 4 (7.41%) ACCA
3 4 (7.41%) CIMA
4 3 (5.56%) Degree
5 2 (3.70%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.85%) APMP
6 1 (1.85%) CEH
6 1 (1.85%) CISM
6 1 (1.85%) CISSP
6 1 (1.85%) CREST Certified
6 1 (1.85%) GIAC
6 1 (1.85%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.85%) PMP
6 1 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.85%) NIST
1 1 (1.85%) NIST 800
1 1 (1.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (27.78%) Active Directory
2 6 (11.11%) RACF
3 1 (1.85%) Docker
3 1 (1.85%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (5.56%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (3.70%) IBM BigFix
2 2 (3.70%) Tivoli
2 2 (3.70%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
3 1 (1.85%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.85%) SCCM
3 1 (1.85%) Terraform
Vendors
1 18 (33.33%) Oracle
2 7 (12.96%) Microsoft
3 6 (11.11%) Red Hat
3 6 (11.11%) ServiceNow
4 5 (9.26%) Hyperion
4 5 (9.26%) Remedy
5 3 (5.56%) CrowdStrike
5 3 (5.56%) McAfee
5 3 (5.56%) SAP
6 1 (1.85%) Capita
6 1 (1.85%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.85%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.85%) Juniper
6 1 (1.85%) Workday