Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 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
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 203 256 228
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 35.74% 38.50% 32.43%
As % of the General category 67.22% 76.42% 78.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 178 170
Swindon median daily rate £450 £450 £416
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.11% -7.50%
10th Percentile £359 £322 £306
90th Percentile £645 £594 £575
Wiltshire median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -8.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Swindon median hourly rate - - -
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - £18.00

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 302 335 291
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 53.17% 50.38% 41.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 226 229 209
Swindon median daily rate £450 £430 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50% -9.81%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £288
90th Percentile £641 £594 £575
Wiltshire median daily rate £450 £425 £398
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.92% -6.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
Swindon median hourly rate £23.50 £50.00 £80.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -53.00% -37.89% +338.81%
10th Percentile £17.88 £19.73 £44.20
90th Percentile £29.33 £56.50 £124.40
Wiltshire median hourly rate £30.50 £35.00 £39.25
% change year-on-year -12.86% -10.83% +73.71%

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 25 May 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 25 May 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 60 (29.56%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (19.70%) Banking
3 29 (14.29%) SQL
4 27 (13.30%) .NET
5 23 (11.33%) Analytical Skills
6 22 (10.84%) Problem-Solving
7 21 (10.34%) Docker
8 20 (9.85%) DevOps
8 20 (9.85%) JavaScript
9 19 (9.36%) Stakeholder Management
10 18 (8.87%) C#
10 18 (8.87%) Linux
10 18 (8.87%) Microsoft
10 18 (8.87%) Data Centre
10 18 (8.87%) Amazon AWS
11 17 (8.37%) Business Intelligence
12 16 (7.88%) Mainframe
12 16 (7.88%) Windows
12 16 (7.88%) HTML
12 16 (7.88%) Kubernetes
13 15 (7.39%) React
13 15 (7.39%) Git (software)
13 15 (7.39%) JIRA
14 14 (6.90%) Unix
15 13 (6.40%) SAP
15 13 (6.40%) ASP.NET
15 13 (6.40%) CSS
15 13 (6.40%) Scrum
15 13 (6.40%) REST
16 12 (5.91%) Microservices

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 12 (5.91%) IIS
2 10 (4.93%) Confluence
2 10 (4.93%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.97%) SAS
4 3 (1.48%) Cloud Foundry
4 3 (1.48%) CloudStack
4 3 (1.48%) OpenStack
4 3 (1.48%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.99%) Apache
5 2 (0.99%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (0.99%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.99%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.49%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.49%) CMS
6 1 (0.49%) Marvel
6 1 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (0.99%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (0.99%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (0.99%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.49%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.49%) InVision
2 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 8 (3.94%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (3.45%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (1.48%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (0.99%) BASE24
4 2 (0.99%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 2 (0.99%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (0.99%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.49%) FastStats
5 1 (0.49%) FastStats PeopleStage
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.49%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.49%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 18 (8.87%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (5.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.46%) Office 365
4 4 (1.97%) npm
4 4 (1.97%) NuGet
4 4 (1.97%) Sauce Labs
5 3 (1.48%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.48%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (1.48%) IaaS
5 3 (1.48%) PaaS
5 3 (1.48%) SaaS
6 2 (0.99%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (0.99%) CloudFront
6 2 (0.99%) Serverless
7 1 (0.49%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (0.49%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.94%) Firewall
2 7 (3.45%) WAN
3 6 (2.96%) VPN
4 5 (2.46%) Internet
5 4 (1.97%) SSH
6 3 (1.48%) LAN
6 3 (1.48%) MPLS
6 3 (1.48%) SAN
7 2 (0.99%) DNS
7 2 (0.99%) HTTP
7 2 (0.99%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.99%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (0.99%) IP Telephony
7 2 (0.99%) Network Security
7 2 (0.99%) SMTP
7 2 (0.99%) SNMP
7 2 (0.99%) SSL
7 2 (0.99%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.99%) Telnet
7 2 (0.99%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.93%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.43%) DB2
3 7 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (2.96%) Power BI
5 4 (1.97%) Azure SQL Database
5 4 (1.97%) MOLAP
5 4 (1.97%) ROLAP
5 4 (1.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.48%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (1.48%) Base SAS
6 3 (1.48%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.48%) Oracle ODI
6 3 (1.48%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 3 (1.48%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 2 (0.99%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.99%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (0.99%) Semantic Layer
7 2 (0.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (0.99%) Star Schema
8 1 (0.49%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 15 (7.39%) Git (software)
1 15 (7.39%) JIRA
2 10 (4.93%) Jenkins
3 9 (4.43%) Bitbucket
4 7 (3.45%) WebStorm
5 6 (2.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 6 (2.96%) Cucumber
5 6 (2.96%) Selenium
6 4 (1.97%) ERwin
6 4 (1.97%) JMeter
6 4 (1.97%) Sonatype Nexus
7 3 (1.48%) Artifactory
7 3 (1.48%) Maven
7 3 (1.48%) SonarQube
7 3 (1.48%) Visual Studio Code
7 3 (1.48%) WebDriver
8 2 (0.99%) HP UFT
8 2 (0.99%) Subversion
8 2 (0.99%) Visual Studio
8 2 (0.99%) webpack
General
1 40 (19.70%) Banking
2 8 (3.94%) Financial Institution
2 8 (3.94%) Retail Banking
3 7 (3.45%) Manufacturing
4 6 (2.96%) Law
5 5 (2.46%) Marketing
5 5 (2.46%) Retail
6 4 (1.97%) Automotive
6 4 (1.97%) Back Office
6 4 (1.97%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.48%) Billing
7 3 (1.48%) Electronics
8 2 (0.99%) General Ledger
8 2 (0.99%) Legal
9 1 (0.49%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 43 (21.18%) Architect
2 40 (19.70%) Developer
3 25 (12.32%) Solutions Architect
4 24 (11.82%) Analyst
5 17 (8.37%) Consultant
6 13 (6.40%) Business Analyst
7 12 (5.91%) .NET Architect
7 12 (5.91%) Designer
8 8 (3.94%) React Developer
8 8 (3.94%) Security Consultant
9 7 (3.45%) .NET Solutions Architect
9 7 (3.45%) DevOps Engineer
10 6 (2.96%) Technical Architect
11 5 (2.46%) Network Engineer
11 5 (2.46%) Project Manager
11 5 (2.46%) Senior Architect
11 5 (2.46%) Systems Engineer
11 5 (2.46%) Technical Solutions Architect
11 5 (2.46%) Technical Specialist
11 5 (2.46%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (13.30%) .NET
2 16 (7.88%) HTML
3 15 (7.39%) React
4 13 (6.40%) ASP.NET
4 13 (6.40%) CSS
4 13 (6.40%) REST
5 11 (5.42%) .NET Core
5 11 (5.42%) AngularJS
6 10 (4.93%) .NET Framework
7 8 (3.94%) HTML5
8 7 (3.45%) Sass
8 7 (3.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 6 (2.96%) XML
10 5 (2.46%) ASP.NET Web API
10 5 (2.46%) jQuery
10 5 (2.46%) Node.js
10 5 (2.46%) Web Services
11 4 (1.97%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (1.97%) Middleware
11 4 (1.97%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (11.33%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (8.87%) Data Centre
3 16 (7.88%) Mainframe
4 12 (5.91%) User Experience
5 7 (3.45%) RIA
6 5 (2.46%) DataPower
7 4 (1.97%) Greenfield Project
7 4 (1.97%) Hybrid Cloud
7 4 (1.97%) Online Banking
7 4 (1.97%) Virtual Team
8 3 (1.48%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.48%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.48%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.48%) Private Cloud
9 2 (0.99%) iPad
9 2 (0.99%) SWIFT
10 1 (0.49%) AS400
10 1 (0.49%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 1 (0.49%) Mobile Banking
10 1 (0.49%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 18 (8.87%) Linux
2 16 (7.88%) Windows
3 14 (6.90%) Unix
4 7 (3.45%) Windows Server
5 4 (1.97%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.48%) AIX
6 3 (1.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.49%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.49%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.49%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (29.56%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (10.84%) Problem-Solving
3 20 (9.85%) DevOps
4 19 (9.36%) Stakeholder Management
5 17 (8.37%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (6.40%) Scrum
7 12 (5.91%) Data Modelling
7 12 (5.91%) Microservices
7 12 (5.91%) TDD
8 11 (5.42%) BDD
9 10 (4.93%) Migration
9 10 (4.93%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 9 (4.43%) Business Analysis
10 9 (4.43%) Mentoring
10 9 (4.43%) Test Automation
11 8 (3.94%) Analytics
11 8 (3.94%) MVC
12 7 (3.45%) Configuration Management
12 7 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
12 7 (3.45%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 29 (14.29%) SQL
2 20 (9.85%) JavaScript
3 18 (8.87%) C#
4 10 (4.93%) Java
4 10 (4.93%) Python
5 7 (3.45%) Bash Shell
6 6 (2.96%) TypeScript
7 4 (1.97%) Ruby
8 3 (1.48%) F#
8 3 (1.48%) SAS Macro
8 3 (1.48%) Scala
9 2 (0.99%) Assembly Language
9 2 (0.99%) COBOL
9 2 (0.99%) ES6
9 2 (0.99%) ES8
9 2 (0.99%) Java 8
9 2 (0.99%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.99%) PowerShell
9 2 (0.99%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.49%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (4.43%) CISSP
2 5 (2.46%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (1.97%) CCNA
3 4 (1.97%) DV Cleared
3 4 (1.97%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (1.97%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.99%) Degree
4 2 (0.99%) GIAC
4 2 (0.99%) ISACA
4 2 (0.99%) ISEB
5 1 (0.49%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.49%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.49%) CCDP
5 1 (0.49%) CISMP
5 1 (0.49%) CITP
5 1 (0.49%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.49%) IIBA
5 1 (0.49%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.49%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.97%) JSP 440
1 4 (1.97%) PCI DSS
1 4 (1.97%) PMO
2 3 (1.48%) GCP
2 3 (1.48%) GDPR
2 3 (1.48%) PSD2
2 3 (1.48%) SLA
3 2 (0.99%) IFRS
3 2 (0.99%) QA
4 1 (0.49%) COBIT
4 1 (0.49%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.49%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.49%) GAAP
4 1 (0.49%) SEPA
System Software
1 21 (10.34%) Docker
2 8 (3.94%) Active Directory
3 7 (3.45%) PowerHA
4 3 (1.48%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.48%) Xen
Systems Management
1 16 (7.88%) Kubernetes
2 4 (1.97%) SCOM
2 4 (1.97%) Terraform
3 3 (1.48%) Ansible
3 3 (1.48%) Grafana
3 3 (1.48%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.48%) Puppet
3 3 (1.48%) SCCM
4 2 (0.99%) FortiGate
4 2 (0.99%) OSSEC
5 1 (0.49%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (0.49%) Control-M
5 1 (0.49%) Endace
5 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 18 (8.87%) Microsoft
2 13 (6.40%) SAP
3 11 (5.42%) IBM
3 11 (5.42%) Oracle
4 9 (4.43%) Cisco
4 9 (4.43%) Unisys
5 8 (3.94%) VMware
6 7 (3.45%) CheckPoint
7 6 (2.96%) Atlassian
7 6 (2.96%) Splunk
8 5 (2.46%) AppDynamics
9 4 (1.97%) Apigee
9 4 (1.97%) Veracode
10 3 (1.48%) Citrix
10 3 (1.48%) DataFlux
10 3 (1.48%) NetApp
10 3 (1.48%) Red Hat
10 3 (1.48%) SaltStack
10 3 (1.48%) ServiceNow
10 3 (1.48%) Tableau