Period
to 19 December 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 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
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 250 226 243
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 26.85% 31.39% 36.71%
As % of the General category 64.27% 62.60% 73.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 191 188
Swindon median daily rate £500 £438 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% - +9.10%
10th Percentile £350 £313 £310
90th Percentile £659 £575 £575
Wiltshire median daily rate £525 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +23.53% - +6.25%
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% -74.36%

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 389 361 330
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 41.78% 50.14% 49.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 290 276 256
Swindon median daily rate £475 £440 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.95% +3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £338 £313 £299
90th Percentile £689 £624 £575
Wiltshire median daily rate £495 £438 £413
% change year-on-year +13.14% +6.06% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 0
Swindon median hourly rate £29.50 £27.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.27% - -
Wiltshire median hourly rate £28.15 £27.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +2.35% -21.43% +7.69%

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 19 December 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 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Finance.

1 73 (29.20%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (22.40%) Banking
3 46 (18.40%) SQL
4 32 (12.80%) .NET
4 32 (12.80%) Microservices
5 31 (12.40%) Stakeholder Management
6 30 (12.00%) Scrum
6 30 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
7 29 (11.60%) Docker
7 29 (11.60%) SQL Server
7 29 (11.60%) Windows
8 27 (10.80%) Middleware
8 27 (10.80%) REST
8 27 (10.80%) Test Automation
9 26 (10.40%) DevOps
9 26 (10.40%) Microsoft
9 26 (10.40%) C#
9 26 (10.40%) Java
10 25 (10.00%) Kubernetes
11 22 (8.80%) SAP
12 18 (7.20%) Migration
13 17 (6.80%) JavaScript
13 17 (6.80%) .NET Framework
13 17 (6.80%) Problem-Solving
14 16 (6.40%) Microsoft Azure
14 16 (6.40%) Unix
14 16 (6.40%) IBM
15 15 (6.00%) Linux
15 15 (6.00%) React
15 15 (6.00%) Windows Server

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 6 (2.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (2.00%) Confluence
2 5 (2.00%) WebSphere
3 4 (1.60%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (1.60%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.20%) Apache
4 3 (1.20%) IIS
4 3 (1.20%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (1.20%) SAS
4 3 (1.20%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.20%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (0.80%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.80%) CMS
5 2 (0.80%) Site Server
6 1 (0.40%) ColdFusion
6 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.40%) FileNet
6 1 (0.40%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.40%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.40%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (1.20%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (1.20%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (1.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.40%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 5 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.20%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (1.20%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (1.20%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (1.20%) Oracle Receivables
2 3 (1.20%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.40%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 30 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (6.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (4.80%) Office 365
4 8 (3.20%) Dynamics 365
5 6 (2.40%) Apigee
6 5 (2.00%) GitHub
6 5 (2.00%) Sauce Labs
7 4 (1.60%) OpenShift
8 3 (1.20%) IaaS
8 3 (1.20%) PaaS
9 2 (0.80%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (0.80%) Azure Functions
9 2 (0.80%) Serverless
10 1 (0.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.20%) Firewall
2 6 (2.40%) VPN
3 5 (2.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.20%) HTTP
4 3 (1.20%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (1.20%) Remote Desktop
4 3 (1.20%) SSH
5 2 (0.80%) HTTPS
5 2 (0.80%) Internet
5 2 (0.80%) IP Telephony
5 2 (0.80%) MPLS
5 2 (0.80%) SMTP
5 2 (0.80%) Telnet
5 2 (0.80%) WAN
6 1 (0.40%) DHCP
6 1 (0.40%) DNS
6 1 (0.40%) LAN
6 1 (0.40%) SAN
6 1 (0.40%) SSL
6 1 (0.40%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (11.60%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.80%) Amazon RDS
3 6 (2.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (2.00%) Power BI
4 5 (2.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (1.60%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (1.60%) DB2
5 4 (1.60%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (1.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.20%) Base SAS
6 3 (1.20%) Big Data
6 3 (1.20%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.20%) Oracle Database 12c
6 3 (1.20%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 2 (0.80%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.80%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.80%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 1 (0.40%) GIS
8 1 (0.40%) MySQL
8 1 (0.40%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 14 (5.60%) Git (software)
2 13 (5.20%) Selenium
3 11 (4.40%) WebDriver
4 9 (3.60%) Cucumber
5 8 (3.20%) Jenkins
6 7 (2.80%) JIRA
7 5 (2.00%) Visual Studio Team System
8 4 (1.60%) Bitbucket
8 4 (1.60%) Gatling
8 4 (1.60%) JMeter
8 4 (1.60%) SpecFlow
9 3 (1.20%) SoapUI
9 3 (1.20%) WebStorm
10 2 (0.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (0.80%) ERwin
10 2 (0.80%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (0.80%) Visual Studio
11 1 (0.40%) Ant
11 1 (0.40%) HP UFT
11 1 (0.40%) MSI
General
1 56 (22.40%) Banking
2 10 (4.00%) Manufacturing
3 9 (3.60%) Financial Institution
4 8 (3.20%) Marketing
5 7 (2.80%) Retail Banking
6 6 (2.40%) Law
7 5 (2.00%) Electronics
7 5 (2.00%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.60%) Automotive
8 4 (1.60%) Legal
8 4 (1.60%) Retail
9 3 (1.20%) Billing
9 3 (1.20%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.40%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 68 (27.20%) Architect
2 39 (15.60%) Developer
3 22 (8.80%) Solutions Architect
4 20 (8.00%) Consultant
5 18 (7.20%) Analyst
6 16 (6.40%) Technical Architect
7 13 (5.20%) Technical Solutions Architect
8 10 (4.00%) .NET Architect
8 10 (4.00%) Performance Architect
8 10 (4.00%) Test Manager
9 9 (3.60%) Business Analyst
10 8 (3.20%) Agile Coach
10 8 (3.20%) Digital Architect
11 7 (2.80%) .NET Developer
11 7 (2.80%) Delivery Manager
11 7 (2.80%) Project Manager
12 5 (2.00%) CRM Architect
12 5 (2.00%) Middleware Architect
12 5 (2.00%) Systems Developer
12 5 (2.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (12.80%) .NET
2 27 (10.80%) Middleware
2 27 (10.80%) REST
3 17 (6.80%) .NET Framework
4 15 (6.00%) React
5 12 (4.80%) .NET Core
5 12 (4.80%) ASP.NET Web API
5 12 (4.80%) Redux
6 10 (4.00%) AngularJS
6 10 (4.00%) Web Services
7 8 (3.20%) HTML
8 7 (2.80%) ASP.NET
8 7 (2.80%) CSS
9 6 (2.40%) HTML5
9 6 (2.40%) SOAP
9 6 (2.40%) XML
10 5 (2.00%) Node.js
10 5 (2.00%) WebdriverIO
11 4 (1.60%) Entity Framework
11 4 (1.60%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 12 (4.80%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (3.60%) DataPower
3 7 (2.80%) Mainframe
3 7 (2.80%) Mobile App
4 6 (2.40%) Data Centre
5 5 (2.00%) User Experience
6 4 (1.60%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.20%) Clustering
7 3 (1.20%) CMDB
7 3 (1.20%) Fintech
7 3 (1.20%) Security Operations Centre
8 2 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.80%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (0.80%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.40%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.40%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.40%) iPad
9 1 (0.40%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.40%) Robotics
9 1 (0.40%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 29 (11.60%) Windows
2 16 (6.40%) Unix
3 15 (6.00%) Linux
3 15 (6.00%) Windows Server
4 8 (3.20%) AIX
5 6 (2.40%) Windows 10
5 6 (2.40%) Windows 7
6 5 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (1.60%) zOS
8 3 (1.20%) CoreOS
8 3 (1.20%) Debian
8 3 (1.20%) Windows 8
8 3 (1.20%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.80%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.40%) CentOS
10 1 (0.40%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.40%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (29.20%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (12.80%) Microservices
3 31 (12.40%) Stakeholder Management
4 30 (12.00%) Scrum
5 27 (10.80%) Test Automation
6 26 (10.40%) DevOps
7 18 (7.20%) Migration
8 17 (6.80%) Problem-Solving
9 14 (5.60%) Test Planning
10 13 (5.20%) Waterfall
11 12 (4.80%) Data Migration
12 11 (4.40%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (4.40%) CRM
12 11 (4.40%) Disaster Recovery
13 10 (4.00%) BDD
13 10 (4.00%) Manual Testing
13 10 (4.00%) Project Management
13 10 (4.00%) TDD
14 9 (3.60%) Mentoring
14 9 (3.60%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 46 (18.40%) SQL
2 26 (10.40%) C#
2 26 (10.40%) Java
3 17 (6.80%) JavaScript
4 7 (2.80%) Python
5 6 (2.40%) Bash Shell
6 4 (1.60%) PL/SQL
6 4 (1.60%) PowerShell
7 3 (1.20%) SAS Macro
7 3 (1.20%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.80%) Go
8 2 (0.80%) Groovy
8 2 (0.80%) Ruby
8 2 (0.80%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.40%) Jython
9 1 (0.40%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (3.60%) Degree
2 5 (2.00%) CISSP
2 5 (2.00%) ISEB
3 4 (1.60%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.20%) GIAC
4 3 (1.20%) ISACA
4 3 (1.20%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 2 (0.80%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.80%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.80%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 1 (0.40%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.40%) CIMA
6 1 (0.40%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.40%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.40%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.40%) ICAEW
6 1 (0.40%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.40%) PMP
6 1 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.40%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.60%) QA
2 5 (2.00%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.20%) GDPR
4 2 (0.80%) COBIT
4 2 (0.80%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.80%) PMO
5 1 (0.40%) PSD2
5 1 (0.40%) SLA
5 1 (0.40%) Solvency II
System Software
1 29 (11.60%) Docker
2 6 (2.40%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.40%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.40%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 25 (10.00%) Kubernetes
2 5 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (1.60%) Ansible
3 4 (1.60%) HP ALM
4 3 (1.20%) FortiGate
4 3 (1.20%) OSSEC
4 3 (1.20%) Puppet
5 2 (0.80%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (0.80%) SCCM
5 2 (0.80%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.40%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (0.40%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 26 (10.40%) Microsoft
2 22 (8.80%) SAP
3 16 (6.40%) IBM
4 13 (5.20%) Oracle
5 7 (2.80%) CheckPoint
6 5 (2.00%) HP
6 5 (2.00%) Red Hat
6 5 (2.00%) VMware
7 4 (1.60%) Cisco
7 4 (1.60%) Splunk
7 4 (1.60%) Unisys
7 4 (1.60%) Veracode
8 3 (1.20%) DataFlux
8 3 (1.20%) LogRhythm
8 3 (1.20%) Pega
9 2 (0.80%) Atlassian
9 2 (0.80%) CyberArk
9 2 (0.80%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.40%) Dell
10 1 (0.40%) QNAP