Period
to 19 February 2018

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 6 months to 19 February 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
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 192 244 254
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 30.72% 36.31% 32.86%
As % of the General category 60.19% 75.31% 75.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 183 193
Swindon median daily rate £450 £430 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50% -12.09%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £306
90th Percentile £635 £575 £538
Wiltshire median daily rate £450 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +9.09% +3.13% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Swindon median hourly rate £27.50 - -
Wiltshire median hourly rate £27.50 £5.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year +450.00% -74.36% -14.06%

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 Swindon with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Swindon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 319 324 338
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 51.04% 48.21% 43.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 256 241 249
Swindon median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -11.11%
10th Percentile £309 £300 £263
90th Percentile £650 £575 £540
Wiltshire median daily rate £438 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +6.06% +3.13% -9.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Swindon median hourly rate £27.50 £50.00 £122.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.00% -59.18% +439.89%
10th Percentile £26.25 £47.50 £111.25
90th Percentile £30.35 £52.50 £133.75
Wiltshire median hourly rate £27.50 £37.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year -26.67% +3.45% +27.19%

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

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 6 months to 19 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Finance in Swindon

Finance
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Finance in Swindon

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Finance.

1 64 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (18.23%) Stakeholder Management
3 28 (14.58%) SQL
4 23 (11.98%) User Experience
5 22 (11.46%) Banking
6 20 (10.42%) SQL Server
6 20 (10.42%) Microsoft
7 19 (9.90%) JIRA
8 18 (9.38%) Data Modelling
8 18 (9.38%) DevOps
9 17 (8.85%) Project Management
10 16 (8.33%) .NET
10 16 (8.33%) C#
10 16 (8.33%) Migration
10 16 (8.33%) Integration Testing
11 15 (7.81%) Business Intelligence
12 14 (7.29%) ETL
12 14 (7.29%) JavaScript
12 14 (7.29%) Amazon AWS
13 13 (6.77%) XML
13 13 (6.77%) PMO
14 12 (6.25%) CSS
14 12 (6.25%) PRINCE2
14 12 (6.25%) HTML
14 12 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 12 (6.25%) Docker
15 11 (5.73%) Analytical Skills
15 11 (5.73%) Kubernetes
15 11 (5.73%) Microsoft Azure
15 11 (5.73%) Confluence

Finance
Co-occurring 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 11 (5.73%) Confluence
2 7 (3.65%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.60%) SAS
4 3 (1.56%) Cloud Foundry
4 3 (1.56%) CloudStack
4 3 (1.56%) CMS
4 3 (1.56%) OpenStack
4 3 (1.56%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (1.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (1.04%) IIS
6 1 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.52%) Marvel
6 1 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.52%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 10 (5.21%) MS Visio
2 9 (4.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 8 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
4 7 (3.65%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (1.04%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.52%) InVision
6 1 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.56%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (1.56%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (1.56%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (1.56%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (1.04%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.52%) FastStats
3 1 (0.52%) FastStats PeopleStage
3 1 (0.52%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.52%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (0.52%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 14 (7.29%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (5.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.08%) Office 365
4 3 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.56%) FinancialForce
4 3 (1.56%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (1.56%) IaaS
4 3 (1.56%) PaaS
4 3 (1.56%) SaaS
5 1 (0.52%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (0.52%) CheetahMail
5 1 (0.52%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.08%) Firewall
2 2 (1.04%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (1.04%) Internet
2 2 (1.04%) LAN
2 2 (1.04%) WAN
3 1 (0.52%) ATM
3 1 (0.52%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (0.52%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (0.52%) Cisco ISE
3 1 (0.52%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (0.52%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (0.52%) IOS XR
3 1 (0.52%) Kerberos
3 1 (0.52%) MPLS
3 1 (0.52%) SNMP
3 1 (0.52%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (10.42%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.73%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (3.65%) DB2
4 6 (3.13%) Power BI
4 6 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (2.60%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 4 (2.08%) Azure SQL Database
6 4 (2.08%) Oracle BI EE
6 4 (2.08%) Oracle ODI
7 3 (1.56%) Base SAS
7 3 (1.56%) Semantic Layer
7 3 (1.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (1.56%) Star Schema
8 2 (1.04%) Amazon Redshift
8 2 (1.04%) Firebird
8 2 (1.04%) SAS EBI
8 2 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.52%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 1 (0.52%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 19 (9.90%) JIRA
2 11 (5.73%) Git (software)
3 9 (4.69%) Selenium
4 7 (3.65%) Jenkins
5 5 (2.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (2.08%) WebDriver
7 3 (1.56%) Cucumber
7 3 (1.56%) HP UFT
7 3 (1.56%) Subversion
8 2 (1.04%) Maven
8 2 (1.04%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.52%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.52%) Gradle
9 1 (0.52%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.52%) JMeter
9 1 (0.52%) Mocha
9 1 (0.52%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.52%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 22 (11.46%) Banking
2 9 (4.69%) Marketing
2 9 (4.69%) Retail
3 8 (4.17%) Legal
4 4 (2.08%) Automotive
4 4 (2.08%) Retail Banking
5 3 (1.56%) Billing
5 3 (1.56%) General Ledger
5 3 (1.56%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.56%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.04%) Electronics
7 1 (0.52%) Back Office
7 1 (0.52%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.52%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 39 (20.31%) Architect
2 31 (16.15%) Developer
3 24 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
4 19 (9.90%) Analyst
5 14 (7.29%) Designer
5 14 (7.29%) Project Manager
6 12 (6.25%) Consultant
7 9 (4.69%) .NET Architect
7 9 (4.69%) Business Analyst
8 8 (4.17%) UX Designer
9 7 (3.65%) React Developer
9 7 (3.65%) Senior Manager
10 6 (3.13%) Senior Project Manager
11 5 (2.60%) .NET Solutions Architect
11 5 (2.60%) Administrator
11 5 (2.60%) Author
11 5 (2.60%) Financial Analyst
11 5 (2.60%) SAS Developer
11 5 (2.60%) Senior Designer
11 5 (2.60%) Technical Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (8.33%) .NET
2 13 (6.77%) XML
3 12 (6.25%) CSS
3 12 (6.25%) HTML
4 11 (5.73%) ASP.NET
4 11 (5.73%) JSON
5 10 (5.21%) REST
6 7 (3.65%) .NET Framework
6 7 (3.65%) React
7 6 (3.13%) .NET Core
7 6 (3.13%) HTML5
8 5 (2.60%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (2.60%) WCF
9 4 (2.08%) jQuery
10 3 (1.56%) Backbone.js
10 3 (1.56%) Gherkin
10 3 (1.56%) Jest
10 3 (1.56%) SOAP
10 3 (1.56%) Spring
10 3 (1.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 23 (11.98%) User Experience
2 11 (5.73%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (5.73%) Mainframe
3 6 (3.13%) RIA
4 5 (2.60%) Data Centre
5 4 (2.08%) PMI
6 3 (1.56%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.04%) Fintech
7 2 (1.04%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.04%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (1.04%) iPad
7 2 (1.04%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.52%) AS400
8 1 (0.52%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.52%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.52%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.52%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 10 (5.21%) Unix
2 7 (3.65%) Linux
3 6 (3.13%) Windows
4 3 (1.56%) Windows 10
4 3 (1.56%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.04%) AIX
5 2 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.52%) Solaris
6 1 (0.52%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (18.23%) Stakeholder Management
3 18 (9.38%) Data Modelling
3 18 (9.38%) DevOps
4 17 (8.85%) Project Management
5 16 (8.33%) Integration Testing
5 16 (8.33%) Migration
6 15 (7.81%) Business Intelligence
7 14 (7.29%) ETL
8 12 (6.25%) PRINCE2
8 12 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 11 (5.73%) Collaborative Working
9 11 (5.73%) Data Migration
9 11 (5.73%) Programme Management
9 11 (5.73%) User Acceptance Testing
10 10 (5.21%) Scrum
10 10 (5.21%) Test Automation
10 10 (5.21%) Waterfall
11 9 (4.69%) Data Cleansing
11 9 (4.69%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 28 (14.58%) SQL
2 16 (8.33%) C#
3 14 (7.29%) JavaScript
4 9 (4.69%) Java
5 6 (3.13%) Python
6 5 (2.60%) Ruby
7 4 (2.08%) C
8 3 (1.56%) Bash Shell
8 3 (1.56%) PL/SQL
8 3 (1.56%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.04%) Delphi
9 2 (1.04%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.52%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.52%) SAS Macro
10 1 (0.52%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.52%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (5.73%) Degree
2 6 (3.13%) PMI Certification
3 5 (2.60%) BPSS Clearance
3 5 (2.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (1.56%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.04%) CISSP
5 2 (1.04%) Master's Degree
5 2 (1.04%) PMP
5 2 (1.04%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.04%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 2 (1.04%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 1 (0.52%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.52%) CISMP
6 1 (0.52%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.77%) PMO
2 9 (4.69%) Data Quality
3 6 (3.13%) IFRS
4 5 (2.60%) GDPR
5 4 (2.08%) IFRS 9
6 3 (1.56%) GCP
6 3 (1.56%) PSD2
6 3 (1.56%) SEPA
7 2 (1.04%) Disclosure Scotland
7 2 (1.04%) PCI DSS
7 2 (1.04%) QA
System Software
1 12 (6.25%) Docker
2 7 (3.65%) PowerHA
3 1 (0.52%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.52%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 11 (5.73%) Kubernetes
2 5 (2.60%) Puppet
3 4 (2.08%) Ansible
4 3 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.04%) SCOM
6 1 (0.52%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (0.52%) Control-M
6 1 (0.52%) Endace
6 1 (0.52%) Mesos
6 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 20 (10.42%) Microsoft
2 11 (5.73%) SAP
3 8 (4.17%) IBM
4 7 (3.65%) Oracle
5 6 (3.13%) Atlassian
6 4 (2.08%) Cisco
6 4 (2.08%) Sitecore
7 3 (1.56%) F5
7 3 (1.56%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
7 3 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (1.56%) SaltStack
7 3 (1.56%) Unisys
8 2 (1.04%) Cadence
8 2 (1.04%) CheckPoint
8 2 (1.04%) Dynatrace
8 2 (1.04%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.04%) ServiceNow
8 2 (1.04%) Splunk
8 2 (1.04%) Tableau
8 2 (1.04%) WSO2