The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Financial
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0  
Contract jobs citing Finance 113 89 180
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 33.14% 27.55% 46.27%
As % of the General category 71.97% 76.72% 79.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 64 157
Median daily rate £444 £438 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.42% -6.91%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £325 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £569 £559 £566
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.12% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £14.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £21.75 £17.75
% change year-on-year +37.93% +22.53%  

Finance is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Swindon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 157 116 227
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 46.04% 35.91% 58.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 80 176
Median daily rate £430 £425 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.17% -9.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £563 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £52.50 - £14.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £31.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -14.28% +26.00%  

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Swindon citing Finance as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Finance in Swindon

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Finance in Swindon

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Swindon over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Finance in Swindon

Finance
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Finance in Swindon

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Finance.

1 53 (23.25%) Banking
2 48 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (20.61%) Stakeholder Management
4 30 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
5 29 (12.72%) SQL
5 29 (12.72%) Windows
6 27 (11.84%) JavaScript
6 27 (11.84%) .NET
7 25 (10.96%) C#
7 25 (10.96%) CSS
8 24 (10.53%) Project Management
9 23 (10.09%) ASP.NET
9 23 (10.09%) HTML
10 22 (9.65%) PRINCE2
11 21 (9.21%) IIS
12 20 (8.77%) Visual Studio
12 20 (8.77%) Ajax
12 20 (8.77%) jQuery
13 19 (8.33%) Sitecore
13 19 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
13 19 (8.33%) Content Management
13 19 (8.33%) Web Development
13 19 (8.33%) CMS
14 18 (7.89%) Scrum
14 18 (7.89%) Retail
14 18 (7.89%) W3C
14 18 (7.89%) Internet
14 18 (7.89%) Sass
14 18 (7.89%) Sitecore CMS
15 17 (7.46%) User Experience

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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 21 (9.21%) IIS
2 19 (8.33%) CMS
3 18 (7.89%) Sitecore CMS
4 11 (4.82%) SAS
5 6 (2.63%) Tomcat
6 5 (2.19%) Apache
6 5 (2.19%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.88%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.44%) ColdFusion
8 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.44%) JBoss
8 1 (0.44%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.44%) Railo
8 1 (0.44%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.44%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (3.51%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.07%) MS Project
3 5 (2.19%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (2.19%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (1.75%) MS Office
5 2 (0.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.75%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.88%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.44%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.44%) Oracle Payroll
3 1 (0.44%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.44%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.44%) SAP SCM
3 1 (0.44%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.51%) Office 365
2 1 (0.44%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 18 (7.89%) Internet
2 6 (2.63%) Firewall
3 5 (2.19%) Intrusion Detection
3 5 (2.19%) Network Security
4 1 (0.44%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (0.44%) Intranet
4 1 (0.44%) PuTTY
4 1 (0.44%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (3.95%) Base SAS
2 8 (3.51%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 7 (3.07%) OLAP
3 7 (3.07%) SQL Server
4 5 (2.19%) Data Mart
5 4 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (1.75%) Oracle BI EE
6 3 (1.32%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.32%) SAS EBI
7 2 (0.88%) Big Data
7 2 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.44%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (0.44%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 1 (0.44%) Essbase
8 1 (0.44%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (0.44%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.44%) SAP BW
8 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 20 (8.77%) Visual Studio
2 19 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (6.14%) Selenium
4 12 (5.26%) Cucumber
5 8 (3.51%) WebDriver
6 7 (3.07%) SpecFlow
7 5 (2.19%) Maven
8 4 (1.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (1.75%) Bitbucket
8 4 (1.75%) Jasmine
8 4 (1.75%) Jenkins
8 4 (1.75%) Mockito
9 3 (1.32%) Git (software)
9 3 (1.32%) JUnit
10 2 (0.88%) Ant
10 2 (0.88%) JIRA
10 2 (0.88%) Metasploit
11 1 (0.44%) Capybara
11 1 (0.44%) Hudson
11 1 (0.44%) RSpec
General
1 53 (23.25%) Banking
2 18 (7.89%) Retail
3 7 (3.07%) General Ledger
3 7 (3.07%) Marketing
4 4 (1.75%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.32%) Automotive
5 3 (1.32%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.32%) Retail Banking
6 2 (0.88%) Electronics
6 2 (0.88%) Games
6 2 (0.88%) Legal
7 1 (0.44%) Advertising
7 1 (0.44%) Back Office
7 1 (0.44%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 67 (29.39%) Analyst
2 43 (18.86%) Developer
3 37 (16.23%) Architect
4 33 (14.47%) Business Analyst
5 17 (7.46%) Solutions Architect
6 15 (6.58%) Business Architect
6 15 (6.58%) Sitecore Developer
7 14 (6.14%) Project Manager
8 12 (5.26%) Consultant
8 12 (5.26%) Tester
9 10 (4.39%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 10 (4.39%) Senior Analyst
10 9 (3.95%) Senior Business Analyst
11 8 (3.51%) .NET Developer
11 8 (3.51%) Support Analyst
12 7 (3.07%) C# Developer
12 7 (3.07%) Java Developer
12 7 (3.07%) Process Analyst
12 7 (3.07%) Senior Manager
12 7 (3.07%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (11.84%) .NET
2 25 (10.96%) CSS
3 23 (10.09%) ASP.NET
3 23 (10.09%) HTML
4 20 (8.77%) Ajax
4 20 (8.77%) jQuery
5 18 (7.89%) Sass
6 17 (7.46%) Flash
7 16 (7.02%) XSLT
8 12 (5.26%) Web Services
9 9 (3.95%) Gherkin
9 9 (3.95%) SOAP
10 8 (3.51%) REST
11 6 (2.63%) Spring
12 5 (2.19%) AngularJS
12 5 (2.19%) AppFabric
12 5 (2.19%) Hibernate
12 5 (2.19%) WCF
13 4 (1.75%) Spring MVC
13 4 (1.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 30 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (7.89%) W3C
3 17 (7.46%) User Experience
4 16 (7.02%) RIA
5 10 (4.39%) Management Information System
6 8 (3.51%) Robotics
7 5 (2.19%) Virtual Team
8 4 (1.75%) CMDB
8 4 (1.75%) PMI
9 3 (1.32%) Data Centre
9 3 (1.32%) Mobile Payment
9 3 (1.32%) SWIFT
10 2 (0.88%) CESG
11 1 (0.44%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.44%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.44%) Derivative
11 1 (0.44%) EPoS
11 1 (0.44%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.44%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.44%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 29 (12.72%) Windows
2 4 (1.75%) Windows 7
3 3 (1.32%) Linux
4 2 (0.88%) Kali Linux
4 2 (0.88%) Unix
5 1 (0.44%) AIX
5 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (20.61%) Stakeholder Management
3 24 (10.53%) Project Management
4 22 (9.65%) PRINCE2
5 19 (8.33%) Content Management
5 19 (8.33%) Web Development
6 18 (7.89%) Scrum
7 16 (7.02%) Data Modelling
8 15 (6.58%) Process Improvement
9 13 (5.70%) BDD
10 12 (5.26%) Business Analysis
10 12 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
10 12 (5.26%) Front End Development
11 11 (4.82%) ETL
11 11 (4.82%) Lean Six Sigma
11 11 (4.82%) Six Sigma
12 10 (4.39%) Change Management
12 10 (4.39%) Information Security
12 10 (4.39%) ITIL
13 8 (3.51%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 29 (12.72%) SQL
2 27 (11.84%) JavaScript
3 25 (10.96%) C#
4 16 (7.02%) Java
5 15 (6.58%) ActionScript
6 2 (0.88%) PL/SQL
6 2 (0.88%) Shell Script
6 2 (0.88%) VBA
7 1 (0.44%) Perl
7 1 (0.44%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (5.26%) ISEB
2 10 (4.39%) Security Cleared
3 9 (3.95%) ISTQB
3 9 (3.95%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 7 (3.07%) CISSP
4 7 (3.07%) Degree
5 6 (2.63%) CREST Certified
6 4 (1.75%) CHECK Team Member
6 4 (1.75%) CISM
6 4 (1.75%) PMI Certification
6 4 (1.75%) SC Cleared
7 3 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.88%) CEH
8 2 (0.88%) CHECK Team Leader
8 2 (0.88%) IIBA
8 2 (0.88%) OSCP
8 2 (0.88%) SANS
8 2 (0.88%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 1 (0.44%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (7.02%) PCI DSS
2 13 (5.70%) IFRS
3 12 (5.26%) IFRS 9
4 9 (3.95%) Data Quality
5 7 (3.07%) QA
6 3 (1.32%) PMO
7 2 (0.88%) GDPR
7 2 (0.88%) MiFID
7 2 (0.88%) SEPA
8 1 (0.44%) P3O
8 1 (0.44%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (3.95%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.19%) Snort
3 4 (1.75%) Docker
4 3 (1.32%) Varnish
5 1 (0.44%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (2.63%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.88%) Nessus
Vendors
1 19 (8.33%) Sitecore
2 17 (7.46%) Microsoft
3 16 (7.02%) Apple
4 10 (4.39%) Oracle
5 7 (3.07%) Actimize
6 6 (2.63%) Murex
6 6 (2.63%) SAP
7 5 (2.19%) Sourcefire
8 4 (1.75%) IBM
8 4 (1.75%) Pega
8 4 (1.75%) Sencha
9 2 (0.88%) Informatica
9 2 (0.88%) PeopleSoft
10 1 (0.44%) Cisco
10 1 (0.44%) Google
10 1 (0.44%) Hyperion
10 1 (0.44%) Omniture
10 1 (0.44%) OpenText
10 1 (0.44%) Siebel
10 1 (0.44%) Sun
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