Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 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
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 235 242 237
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 28.35% 35.64% 35.53%
As % of the General category 64.38% 69.74% 75.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 192 182
Swindon median daily rate £498 £450 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.56% +7.14% -1.18%
10th Percentile £354 £315 £275
90th Percentile £650 £575 £575
Wiltshire median daily rate £500 £431 £425
% change year-on-year +15.94% +1.47% +1.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Swindon median hourly rate - £27.50 -
Wiltshire median hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £5.00
% change year-on-year +21.82% +450.00% -77.01%

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 365 347 315
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 44.03% 51.10% 47.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 274 255 239
Swindon median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.03%
10th Percentile £338 £313 £275
90th Percentile £650 £600 £575
Wiltshire median daily rate £475 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +11.76% +2.41% +3.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 0
Swindon median hourly rate £29.50 £20.68 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.65% - -
Wiltshire median hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £54.50
% change year-on-year +21.82% -49.54% +67.69%

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 22 October 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 22 October 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 77 (32.77%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (25.53%) Banking
3 41 (17.45%) SQL
4 32 (13.62%) .NET
5 30 (12.77%) DevOps
6 28 (11.91%) Docker
7 27 (11.49%) C#
8 26 (11.06%) Java
8 26 (11.06%) Amazon AWS
9 25 (10.64%) Test Automation
9 25 (10.64%) Microservices
9 25 (10.64%) Windows
9 25 (10.64%) Stakeholder Management
10 23 (9.79%) Scrum
10 23 (9.79%) SQL Server
10 23 (9.79%) Microsoft
11 22 (9.36%) JavaScript
11 22 (9.36%) Analytical Skills
12 21 (8.94%) Kubernetes
12 21 (8.94%) Middleware
13 20 (8.51%) Linux
14 19 (8.09%) REST
14 19 (8.09%) Problem-Solving
15 17 (7.23%) React
15 17 (7.23%) AngularJS
16 16 (6.81%) Waterfall
16 16 (6.81%) Git (software)
16 16 (6.81%) Financial Institution
16 16 (6.81%) QA
17 15 (6.38%) .NET Framework

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 7 (2.98%) WebSphere
2 6 (2.55%) IIS
2 6 (2.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (1.70%) Apache
3 4 (1.70%) Confluence
3 4 (1.70%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (1.70%) SAS
3 4 (1.70%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.70%) Tomcat
3 4 (1.70%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (1.28%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (1.28%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (1.28%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.85%) Site Server
6 1 (0.43%) CMS
6 1 (0.43%) ColdFusion
6 1 (0.43%) FileNet
Applications
1 4 (1.70%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (1.70%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (1.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.70%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (1.70%) Oracle EBS R12
1 4 (1.70%) Oracle Payables
1 4 (1.70%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (0.85%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 2 (0.85%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.43%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 26 (11.06%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (3.40%) Sauce Labs
3 7 (2.98%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (2.55%) Office 365
5 5 (2.13%) OpenShift
6 4 (1.70%) Apigee
7 2 (0.85%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (0.85%) GitHub
7 2 (0.85%) npm
7 2 (0.85%) NuGet
8 1 (0.43%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.43%) CloudFront
8 1 (0.43%) IBM SmartCloud
8 1 (0.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.40%) Firewall
2 6 (2.55%) TCP/IP
3 5 (2.13%) VPN
4 4 (1.70%) HTTP
4 4 (1.70%) HTTPS
4 4 (1.70%) IP Telephony
4 4 (1.70%) MPLS
4 4 (1.70%) SMTP
4 4 (1.70%) SSH
4 4 (1.70%) Telnet
4 4 (1.70%) WAN
5 1 (0.43%) DHCP
5 1 (0.43%) DNS
5 1 (0.43%) Internet
5 1 (0.43%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.43%) Network Security
5 1 (0.43%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (0.43%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (9.79%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.98%) MOLAP
2 7 (2.98%) ROLAP
3 5 (2.13%) Amazon RDS
4 4 (1.70%) DB2
4 4 (1.70%) Oracle Database
4 4 (1.70%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (1.28%) Base SAS
5 3 (1.28%) MongoDB
5 3 (1.28%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 2 (0.85%) Big Data
6 2 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.85%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 1 (0.43%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.43%) Couchbase
7 1 (0.43%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.43%) Power BI
7 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 16 (6.81%) Git (software)
2 14 (5.96%) Selenium
3 11 (4.68%) Jenkins
3 11 (4.68%) WebDriver
4 9 (3.83%) Cucumber
5 7 (2.98%) Bitbucket
5 7 (2.98%) ERwin
5 7 (2.98%) JIRA
5 7 (2.98%) JMeter
6 5 (2.13%) Gatling
6 5 (2.13%) SpecFlow
6 5 (2.13%) WebStorm
7 3 (1.28%) Artifactory
8 2 (0.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (0.85%) Babel
8 2 (0.85%) IBM UrbanCode
8 2 (0.85%) SonarQube
8 2 (0.85%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (0.85%) webpack
9 1 (0.43%) Grunt
General
1 60 (25.53%) Banking
2 16 (6.81%) Financial Institution
3 10 (4.26%) Manufacturing
4 9 (3.83%) Law
5 8 (3.40%) Automotive
6 4 (1.70%) General Ledger
6 4 (1.70%) Retail Banking
7 3 (1.28%) Back Office
7 3 (1.28%) Marketing
8 2 (0.85%) Billing
8 2 (0.85%) Retail
9 1 (0.43%) Electronics
9 1 (0.43%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.43%) Legal
9 1 (0.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 56 (23.83%) Architect
2 42 (17.87%) Developer
3 27 (11.49%) Consultant
4 21 (8.94%) Solutions Architect
5 18 (7.66%) Technical Architect
6 15 (6.38%) Analyst
6 15 (6.38%) Technical Solutions Architect
7 9 (3.83%) Performance Architect
8 8 (3.40%) .NET Architect
9 7 (2.98%) Agile Coach
9 7 (2.98%) Project Manager
9 7 (2.98%) Test Manager
10 6 (2.55%) .NET Developer
10 6 (2.55%) Business Analyst
10 6 (2.55%) DevOps Engineer
10 6 (2.55%) Network Engineer
10 6 (2.55%) Security Consultant
10 6 (2.55%) Systems Developer
10 6 (2.55%) Tester
11 5 (2.13%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (13.62%) .NET
2 21 (8.94%) Middleware
3 19 (8.09%) REST
4 17 (7.23%) AngularJS
4 17 (7.23%) React
5 15 (6.38%) .NET Framework
6 11 (4.68%) CSS
6 11 (4.68%) HTML
7 9 (3.83%) .NET Core
7 9 (3.83%) HTML5
8 8 (3.40%) Node.js
9 7 (2.98%) ASP.NET Web API
9 7 (2.98%) Web Services
10 6 (2.55%) ASP.NET
10 6 (2.55%) Redux
11 5 (2.13%) IBM Integration Bus
11 5 (2.13%) Sass
11 5 (2.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (2.13%) WebdriverIO
12 4 (1.70%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 22 (9.36%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (5.96%) Data Centre
3 11 (4.68%) Mainframe
4 10 (4.26%) DataPower
5 8 (3.40%) Mobile App
6 7 (2.98%) Virtual Team
7 6 (2.55%) User Experience
8 5 (2.13%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.28%) CMDB
9 3 (1.28%) Fintech
9 3 (1.28%) Online Banking
10 2 (0.85%) Clustering
10 2 (0.85%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.85%) Greenfield Project
10 2 (0.85%) Security Operations Centre
11 1 (0.43%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.43%) Hybrid Cloud
11 1 (0.43%) Mobile Banking
11 1 (0.43%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 25 (10.64%) Windows
2 20 (8.51%) Linux
3 15 (6.38%) Windows Server
4 14 (5.96%) Unix
5 9 (3.83%) AIX
6 4 (1.70%) Windows 10
6 4 (1.70%) zOS
7 3 (1.28%) CoreOS
7 3 (1.28%) Debian
7 3 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.43%) Solaris
9 1 (0.43%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (32.77%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (12.77%) DevOps
3 25 (10.64%) Microservices
3 25 (10.64%) Stakeholder Management
3 25 (10.64%) Test Automation
4 23 (9.79%) Scrum
5 19 (8.09%) Problem-Solving
6 16 (6.81%) Waterfall
7 15 (6.38%) Migration
8 13 (5.53%) Test Planning
9 12 (5.11%) BDD
10 11 (4.68%) TDD
11 10 (4.26%) Manual Testing
11 10 (4.26%) Software Delivery
12 9 (3.83%) Business Intelligence
12 9 (3.83%) Data Modelling
12 9 (3.83%) Functional Testing
12 9 (3.83%) Mentoring
12 9 (3.83%) Project Management
13 8 (3.40%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 41 (17.45%) SQL
2 27 (11.49%) C#
3 26 (11.06%) Java
4 22 (9.36%) JavaScript
5 7 (2.98%) Python
6 6 (2.55%) Bash Shell
7 5 (2.13%) PL/SQL
8 4 (1.70%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.28%) SAS Macro
10 2 (0.85%) Assembly Language
10 2 (0.85%) COBOL
10 2 (0.85%) ES6
10 2 (0.85%) ES8
10 2 (0.85%) Go
10 2 (0.85%) Groovy
10 2 (0.85%) Ruby
10 2 (0.85%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.43%) C
11 1 (0.43%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.43%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (2.98%) CISSP
1 7 (2.98%) Degree
2 5 (2.13%) ISEB
2 5 (2.13%) ISTQB
3 3 (1.28%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 3 (1.28%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 2 (0.85%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (0.43%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.43%) CIMA
5 1 (0.43%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.43%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (0.43%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.43%) GIAC
5 1 (0.43%) ISACA
5 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.43%) PMP
5 1 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.43%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.43%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.43%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.81%) QA
2 3 (1.28%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.28%) PMO
2 3 (1.28%) SLA
3 2 (0.85%) COBIT
3 2 (0.85%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.85%) GDPR
4 1 (0.43%) PSD2
4 1 (0.43%) Solvency II
System Software
1 28 (11.91%) Docker
2 3 (1.28%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.28%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (0.43%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.43%) Xen
Systems Management
1 21 (8.94%) Kubernetes
2 5 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (1.70%) Ansible
4 3 (1.28%) Puppet
4 3 (1.28%) SCCM
5 2 (0.85%) Grafana
5 2 (0.85%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (0.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (0.85%) Terraform
6 1 (0.43%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.43%) HP ALM
6 1 (0.43%) Nessus
6 1 (0.43%) OSSEC
6 1 (0.43%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (0.43%) SCOM
Vendors
1 23 (9.79%) Microsoft
2 15 (6.38%) SAP
3 13 (5.53%) IBM
3 13 (5.53%) Oracle
4 9 (3.83%) Unisys
5 7 (2.98%) CheckPoint
5 7 (2.98%) Veracode
6 6 (2.55%) Cisco
6 6 (2.55%) Red Hat
6 6 (2.55%) VMware
7 5 (2.13%) Splunk
8 3 (1.28%) AppDynamics
8 3 (1.28%) DataFlux
9 2 (0.85%) Atlassian
9 2 (0.85%) CyberArk
9 2 (0.85%) Pega
9 2 (0.85%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.43%) LogRhythm
10 1 (0.43%) Qualys
10 1 (0.43%) Teradata