Period
to 6 December 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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 6 5 3
Rank change year-on-year -1 -2 -1
Contract jobs citing Finance 114 253 433
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 13.10% 19.97% 24.39%
As % of the General category 39.45% 55.73% 48.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 137 219
Milton Keynes median daily rate £500 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% +9.68% -8.82%
10th Percentile £254 £256 £300
90th Percentile £625 £588 £538
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £485 £425 £394
% change year-on-year +14.12% +7.87% -7.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 20 12
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £16.00 £14.05 £17.47
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.88% -19.55% +58.77%
10th Percentile £10.86 £11.89 £11.49
90th Percentile £24.63 £18.00 £23.40
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.05 £18.00
% change year-on-year +13.88% -21.94% +56.52%

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 289 454 888
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 33.22% 35.83% 50.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 244 334
Milton Keynes median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -4.71%
10th Percentile £263 £255 £238
90th Percentile £600 £575 £538
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 27 27
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £16.00 £14.05 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.88% -21.94% +75.87%
10th Percentile £10.29 £12.40 £9.31
90th Percentile £40.00 £22.96 £24.40
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £19.14 £16.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +16.02% -17.50% +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 6 December 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

Finance
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 6 December 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Finance in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 29 (25.44%) Project Management
2 26 (22.81%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 17 (14.91%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (14.91%) Problem-Solving
5 16 (14.04%) Microsoft
6 15 (13.16%) Linux
7 14 (12.28%) SAP
8 13 (11.40%) ERP
8 13 (11.40%) Migration
8 13 (11.40%) Banking
9 12 (10.53%) SQL
9 12 (10.53%) Unix
10 11 (9.65%) Oracle
10 11 (9.65%) Salesforce.com
10 11 (9.65%) Waterfall
10 11 (9.65%) DevOps
11 10 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
11 10 (8.77%) Security Architecture
11 10 (8.77%) Microsoft Excel
12 9 (7.89%) Scrum
13 8 (7.02%) Degree
13 8 (7.02%) Security Cleared
13 8 (7.02%) Project Delivery
14 7 (6.14%) SAP S/4HANA
14 7 (6.14%) Business Analysis
14 7 (6.14%) Validation
14 7 (6.14%) CRM
14 7 (6.14%) Microsoft Office
14 7 (6.14%) Java

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 (1.75%) Apache Spark
2 1 (0.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (0.88%) Documentum
2 1 (0.88%) JBoss
2 1 (0.88%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (0.88%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.88%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 10 (8.77%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (6.14%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (2.63%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (1.75%) InVision
4 2 (1.75%) Sketch
4 2 (1.75%) UserZoom
4 2 (1.75%) Zeplin
5 1 (0.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.88%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.88%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (6.14%) SAP S/4HANA
2 6 (5.26%) NetSuite
3 3 (2.63%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (1.75%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (1.75%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (1.75%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (1.75%) SAP BPC
4 2 (1.75%) SAP CO
4 2 (1.75%) SAP FI
4 2 (1.75%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (1.75%) SAP Hybris
4 2 (1.75%) SAP MDG
5 1 (0.88%) BASE24
5 1 (0.88%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.88%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.26%) AWS
2 5 (4.39%) Dynamics 365
3 3 (2.63%) Azure
3 3 (2.63%) GitHub
3 3 (2.63%) SaaS
4 2 (1.75%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 2 (1.75%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.75%) Amazon ECS
4 2 (1.75%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 2 (1.75%) Amazon S3
4 2 (1.75%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (1.75%) OpenShift
4 2 (1.75%) Route 53
5 1 (0.88%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (0.88%) Office 365
5 1 (0.88%) Power Platform
5 1 (0.88%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.51%) Firewall
2 3 (2.63%) LAN
2 3 (2.63%) WAN
3 2 (1.75%) SAN
4 1 (0.88%) ATM
4 1 (0.88%) Extranet
4 1 (0.88%) Internet
4 1 (0.88%) Intranet
4 1 (0.88%) Network Security
4 1 (0.88%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (2.63%) Hadoop
3 2 (1.75%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (1.75%) Big Data
3 2 (1.75%) Data Lake
3 2 (1.75%) mvBase
3 2 (1.75%) Oracle Exadata
3 2 (1.75%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.75%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.88%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.88%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.88%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.88%) GIS
4 1 (0.88%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.88%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.88%) Power BI
4 1 (0.88%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (3.51%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.63%) Gradle
2 3 (2.63%) Maven
3 2 (1.75%) Axure RP
3 2 (1.75%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.75%) Subversion
4 1 (0.88%) FishEye
4 1 (0.88%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.88%) JIRA
4 1 (0.88%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (0.88%) TeamCity
General
1 13 (11.40%) Banking
2 5 (4.39%) Automotive
2 5 (4.39%) Public Sector
3 3 (2.63%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.63%) Marketing
3 3 (2.63%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.75%) Electronics
4 2 (1.75%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.75%) General Ledger
4 2 (1.75%) German Language
4 2 (1.75%) International Banking
4 2 (1.75%) Legal
4 2 (1.75%) Retail
5 1 (0.88%) Billing
5 1 (0.88%) Games
5 1 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 26 (22.81%) Analyst
2 22 (19.30%) Project Manager
3 13 (11.40%) Architect
4 10 (8.77%) Developer
5 9 (7.89%) Business Analyst
6 8 (7.02%) Administrator
7 7 (6.14%) Security Architect
8 6 (5.26%) Finance Manager
8 6 (5.26%) Finance Project Manager
8 6 (5.26%) Financial Analyst
8 6 (5.26%) Salesforce Project Manager
9 5 (4.39%) Data Analyst
9 5 (4.39%) IT Manager
9 5 (4.39%) IT Project Manager
10 4 (3.51%) Consultant
10 4 (3.51%) ERP Manager
10 4 (3.51%) ERP Project Manager
10 4 (3.51%) Programme Director
10 4 (3.51%) Security Analyst
10 4 (3.51%) SOC Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.51%) CSS
1 4 (3.51%) HTML
1 4 (3.51%) JSON
2 3 (2.63%) Web Services
3 2 (1.75%) .NET
3 2 (1.75%) CSS3
3 2 (1.75%) FIX Protocol
3 2 (1.75%) Hibernate
3 2 (1.75%) HTML5
3 2 (1.75%) JPA
3 2 (1.75%) Redux
3 2 (1.75%) RESTful
3 2 (1.75%) Spring Boot
3 2 (1.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (0.88%) Angular 2
4 1 (0.88%) Core Data
4 1 (0.88%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (0.88%) Java EE
4 1 (0.88%) Kafka
4 1 (0.88%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 6 (5.26%) PMI
3 5 (4.39%) User Experience
4 4 (3.51%) Security Operations Centre
5 3 (2.63%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.75%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.88%) Animation
7 1 (0.88%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.88%) Chip and PIN
7 1 (0.88%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 15 (13.16%) Linux
2 12 (10.53%) Unix
3 4 (3.51%) Windows
4 1 (0.88%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.88%) CentOS
4 1 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.88%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (25.44%) Project Management
2 26 (22.81%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 17 (14.91%) Problem-Solving
4 17 (14.91%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (11.40%) ERP
5 13 (11.40%) Migration
6 11 (9.65%) DevOps
6 11 (9.65%) Waterfall
7 10 (8.77%) Security Architecture
8 9 (7.89%) Scrum
9 8 (7.02%) Project Delivery
10 7 (6.14%) Business Analysis
10 7 (6.14%) CRM
10 7 (6.14%) Validation
11 6 (5.26%) Business Development
11 6 (5.26%) Change Control
12 5 (4.39%) Cybersecurity
12 5 (4.39%) ITIL
12 5 (4.39%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 12 (10.53%) SQL
2 7 (6.14%) Java
3 6 (5.26%) JavaScript
4 4 (3.51%) Scala
5 3 (2.63%) Groovy
6 2 (1.75%) C
6 2 (1.75%) Clojure
6 2 (1.75%) Python
7 1 (0.88%) Apple Swift
7 1 (0.88%) C#
7 1 (0.88%) C++
7 1 (0.88%) Objective-C
7 1 (0.88%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (7.02%) Degree
1 8 (7.02%) Security Cleared
2 6 (5.26%) PMI Certification
2 6 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 6 (5.26%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.51%) DV Cleared
4 3 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.75%) ISEB
5 2 (1.75%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.88%) AAT
6 1 (0.88%) APMP
6 1 (0.88%) CIMA
6 1 (0.88%) CISSP
6 1 (0.88%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.88%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.88%) SSCP
6 1 (0.88%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.39%) GDPR
1 5 (4.39%) NIST
2 3 (2.63%) PMO
3 2 (1.75%) SLA
3 2 (1.75%) WCAG
4 1 (0.88%) BS7799
4 1 (0.88%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.88%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.39%) Docker
2 2 (1.75%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.75%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (5.26%) Ansible
2 2 (1.75%) HP ALM
2 2 (1.75%) IBM BigFix
2 2 (1.75%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (1.75%) NetBackup
2 2 (1.75%) Tivoli
2 2 (1.75%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
3 1 (0.88%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 16 (14.04%) Microsoft
2 14 (12.28%) SAP
3 11 (9.65%) Oracle
3 11 (9.65%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (3.51%) CA
5 3 (2.63%) Capita
5 3 (2.63%) HP
5 3 (2.63%) IBM
5 3 (2.63%) MicroStrategy
5 3 (2.63%) Remedy
6 2 (1.75%) Adobe
6 2 (1.75%) Cloudera
6 2 (1.75%) Dell
6 2 (1.75%) hybris
6 2 (1.75%) jBASE
6 2 (1.75%) McAfee
6 2 (1.75%) White Clarke
7 1 (0.88%) Ab Initio
7 1 (0.88%) Sage
7 1 (0.88%) VMware