Period
to 18 December 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in contract job vacancies advertised in Slough. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 6 months to 18 December 2018 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
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 16 1
Rank change year-on-year +5 -15 +3
Contract jobs citing Finance 34 18 56
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 9.80% 6.34% 18.79%
As % of the General category 22.67% 19.57% 46.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 14 39
Slough median daily rate £350 £510 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -31.37% +23.64% +17.86%
10th Percentile £108 £323 £306
90th Percentile £435 £635 £513
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Slough median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £36.75 £25.25 £18.75
% change year-on-year +45.54% +34.67% -16.67%

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 Slough with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Slough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 150 92 120
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 43.23% 32.39% 40.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 55 76
Slough median daily rate £388 £450 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.89% +24.14% +5.07%
10th Percentile £140 £293 £190
90th Percentile £550 £625 £500
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 8
Slough median hourly rate - £41.00 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +7.89% +68.89%
Berkshire median hourly rate £27.00 £18.00 £19.31
% change year-on-year +50.00% -6.76% -10.21%

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for Finance in Slough

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Finance in Slough

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Slough over the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Finance in Slough

Finance
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Finance in Slough

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, 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 Slough region with a requirement for Finance.

1 18 (52.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 17 (50.00%) Oracle
3 15 (44.12%) Oracle EBS R12
3 15 (44.12%) User Acceptance Testing
3 15 (44.12%) Oracle Payables
4 14 (41.18%) Oracle Receivables
4 14 (41.18%) Data Migration
4 14 (41.18%) Data Cleansing
4 14 (41.18%) Data Mapping
4 14 (41.18%) Migration
4 14 (41.18%) Billing
4 14 (41.18%) SQL
4 14 (41.18%) VBA
4 14 (41.18%) CSG Singleview
5 7 (20.59%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (14.71%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (11.76%) Project Management
7 4 (11.76%) Service Management
7 4 (11.76%) Data Analysis
7 4 (11.76%) Knowledge Management
7 4 (11.76%) Tableau
7 4 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (11.76%) Asset Management
7 4 (11.76%) User Experience
7 4 (11.76%) ServiceNow
8 3 (8.82%) Power BI
8 3 (8.82%) Problem-Solving
8 3 (8.82%) Commercial Awareness
8 3 (8.82%) Document Management
8 3 (8.82%) Agile Software Development

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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 3 (8.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (52.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (44.12%) Oracle EBS R12
1 15 (44.12%) Oracle Payables
2 14 (41.18%) CSG Singleview
2 14 (41.18%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (5.88%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (5.88%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (2.94%) Workday HCM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) Power BI
2 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
General
1 14 (41.18%) Billing
2 3 (8.82%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.94%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (50.00%) Analyst
2 15 (44.12%) Data Analyst
2 15 (44.12%) Financial Analyst
3 14 (41.18%) Data Migration Analyst
3 14 (41.18%) Migration Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Consultant
4 4 (11.76%) Project Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Coordinator
5 3 (8.82%) Project Coordinator
6 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 2 (5.88%) Data Migration Lead
6 2 (5.88%) PMO Coordinator
6 2 (5.88%) Power BI Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) Business Process Project Manager
7 1 (2.94%) HR Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Onboarding Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Oracle Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Programme Office Coordinator
7 1 (2.94%) Workday Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Workday Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.76%) User Experience
3 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.94%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (44.12%) User Acceptance Testing
2 14 (41.18%) Data Cleansing
2 14 (41.18%) Data Mapping
2 14 (41.18%) Data Migration
2 14 (41.18%) Migration
3 5 (14.71%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (11.76%) Asset Management
4 4 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (11.76%) Data Analysis
4 4 (11.76%) Knowledge Management
4 4 (11.76%) Project Management
4 4 (11.76%) Service Management
5 3 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (8.82%) Change Management
5 3 (8.82%) Commercial Awareness
5 3 (8.82%) Document Management
5 3 (8.82%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (8.82%) Programme Management
5 3 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (5.88%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 14 (41.18%) SQL
1 14 (41.18%) VBA
2 1 (2.94%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) PMO
2 1 (2.94%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) vCloud
Vendors
1 17 (50.00%) Oracle
2 4 (11.76%) ServiceNow
2 4 (11.76%) Tableau
3 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.94%) Ariba
4 1 (2.94%) SAP
4 1 (2.94%) VMware
4 1 (2.94%) Workday