Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 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.

Financial
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 235 238 301
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 32.06% 35.47% 34.56%
As % of the General category 64.38% 75.08% 72.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 184 257
Swindon median daily rate £438 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +3.03% -7.30%
10th Percentile £313 £275 £306
90th Percentile £575 £575 £571
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £425 £403
% change year-on-year - +5.59% -8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Swindon median hourly rate £27.50 - £18.50
10th Percentile £13.25 - £16.50
90th Percentile £28.75 - £20.10
Wiltshire median hourly rate £27.50 £5.00 £20.25
% change year-on-year +450.00% -75.31% +1.25%

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 365 317 414
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 49.80% 47.24% 47.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 270 243 331
Swindon median daily rate £440 £425 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.53% +5.99% -6.74%
10th Percentile £312 £275 £304
90th Percentile £623 £575 £560
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 5
Swindon median hourly rate £27.50 - £31.00
10th Percentile £13.25 - £17.25
90th Percentile £28.75 - £40.50
Wiltshire median hourly rate £27.50 £33.36 £32.50
% change year-on-year -17.57% +2.65% +14.04%

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 24 November 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Finance in Swindon.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Finance in Swindon

Finance
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Swindon

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Swindon over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Finance in Swindon

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 56 (23.83%) Stakeholder Management
2 42 (17.87%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (17.45%) Banking
4 32 (13.62%) Analytical Skills
5 30 (12.77%) Project Management
5 30 (12.77%) Oracle
6 29 (12.34%) SQL
7 25 (10.64%) User Acceptance Testing
8 22 (9.36%) Data Modelling
9 21 (8.94%) Microsoft
10 20 (8.51%) PRINCE2
11 19 (8.09%) ETL
11 19 (8.09%) Oracle EBS
12 18 (7.66%) Business Intelligence
12 18 (7.66%) SQL Server
13 17 (7.23%) Migration
14 16 (6.81%) ITIL
15 15 (6.38%) CRM
15 15 (6.38%) Windows
15 15 (6.38%) SAP
15 15 (6.38%) Oracle EBS R12
15 15 (6.38%) Test Automation
15 15 (6.38%) Oracle Payables
16 14 (5.96%) User Experience
16 14 (5.96%) Marketing
16 14 (5.96%) Retail
16 14 (5.96%) PMO
17 13 (5.53%) Programme Management
17 13 (5.53%) Data Security
17 13 (5.53%) Data Warehouse

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%) SAS
2 4 (1.70%) CMS
2 4 (1.70%) MS Exchange
2 4 (1.70%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.28%) Apache Pig
3 3 (1.28%) Confluence
3 3 (1.28%) IIS
3 3 (1.28%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (1.28%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (0.85%) Apache
4 2 (0.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.43%) Marvel
5 1 (0.43%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.43%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (4.68%) Microsoft Excel
1 11 (4.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 10 (4.26%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (3.40%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.85%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.85%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.43%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.43%) Adobe Premiere
5 1 (0.43%) InDesign
5 1 (0.43%) InVision
5 1 (0.43%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 19 (8.09%) Oracle EBS
2 15 (6.38%) Oracle EBS R12
2 15 (6.38%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (1.28%) Actimize
3 3 (1.28%) Oracle Receivables
3 3 (1.28%) SAP IS-U
4 2 (0.85%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.43%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.43%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.43%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.43%) PeopleSoft HCM
5 1 (0.43%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.98%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (2.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.13%) FinancialForce
4 2 (0.85%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 2 (0.85%) Office 365
5 1 (0.43%) Boomi
5 1 (0.43%) CheetahMail
5 1 (0.43%) GitHub
5 1 (0.43%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.70%) Unified Communications
2 3 (1.28%) HTTP
3 2 (0.85%) NetScaler
4 1 (0.43%) ATM
4 1 (0.43%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (0.43%) Firewall
4 1 (0.43%) Intranet
4 1 (0.43%) LAN
4 1 (0.43%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (7.66%) SQL Server
2 13 (5.53%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (5.53%) Oracle BI EE
3 5 (2.13%) Big Data
3 5 (2.13%) Oracle ODI
4 4 (1.70%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 4 (1.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (1.70%) Star Schema
5 3 (1.28%) Apache Hive
5 3 (1.28%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.28%) Hadoop
5 3 (1.28%) Power BI
6 2 (0.85%) Amazon Redshift
6 2 (0.85%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (0.85%) Base SAS
6 2 (0.85%) DB2
6 2 (0.85%) Firebird
6 2 (0.85%) MariaDB
6 2 (0.85%) SAS EBI
7 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (4.26%) JIRA
2 9 (3.83%) Selenium
3 7 (2.98%) Git (software)
3 7 (2.98%) Jenkins
4 4 (1.70%) Subversion
5 3 (1.28%) Ant
5 3 (1.28%) Cucumber
5 3 (1.28%) Maven
5 3 (1.28%) WebDriver
6 2 (0.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (0.85%) LoadRunner
6 2 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.85%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.43%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.43%) HP UFT
7 1 (0.43%) JBehave
7 1 (0.43%) JMeter
7 1 (0.43%) JUnit
7 1 (0.43%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.43%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 41 (17.45%) Banking
2 14 (5.96%) Marketing
2 14 (5.96%) Retail
3 11 (4.68%) Retail Banking
4 7 (2.98%) Legal
4 7 (2.98%) Manufacturing
5 6 (2.55%) Billing
6 5 (2.13%) General Ledger
7 4 (1.70%) Automotive
7 4 (1.70%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.28%) Electronics
8 3 (1.28%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.43%) Back Office
9 1 (0.43%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.43%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 42 (17.87%) Analyst
2 38 (16.17%) Architect
3 34 (14.47%) Developer
4 21 (8.94%) Project Manager
5 15 (6.38%) Consultant
6 14 (5.96%) Functional Analyst
6 14 (5.96%) Oracle Analyst
7 13 (5.53%) Administrator
7 13 (5.53%) Solutions Architect
8 12 (5.11%) Business Analyst
8 12 (5.11%) Financial Analyst
9 9 (3.83%) Designer
10 8 (3.40%) Enterprise Architect
11 6 (2.55%) Infrastructure Architect
11 6 (2.55%) Technical Architect
12 5 (2.13%) Author
12 5 (2.13%) ETL Developer
12 5 (2.13%) SAS Developer
12 5 (2.13%) Technical Author
12 5 (2.13%) Training Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (4.68%) HTML
1 11 (4.68%) XML
2 10 (4.26%) CSS
3 9 (3.83%) JSON
4 7 (2.98%) .NET
5 6 (2.55%) REST
6 5 (2.13%) ASP.NET
6 5 (2.13%) HTML5
6 5 (2.13%) Spring
7 4 (1.70%) Sass
7 4 (1.70%) WCF
8 3 (1.28%) Ajax
8 3 (1.28%) Gherkin
8 3 (1.28%) jQuery
8 3 (1.28%) React
8 3 (1.28%) Spring Boot
8 3 (1.28%) Web Services
9 2 (0.85%) AngularJS
9 2 (0.85%) LESS
9 2 (0.85%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 32 (13.62%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (5.96%) User Experience
3 11 (4.68%) RIA
4 5 (2.13%) Mainframe
4 5 (2.13%) PMI
5 4 (1.70%) IBM Mainframe
6 3 (1.28%) Cyber Attack
6 3 (1.28%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (0.85%) Data Centre
7 2 (0.85%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (0.85%) W3C
8 1 (0.43%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.43%) FlexPod
8 1 (0.43%) Grid Computing
8 1 (0.43%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.43%) iPad
8 1 (0.43%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.43%) NHS
8 1 (0.43%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.43%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 15 (6.38%) Windows
2 11 (4.68%) Unix
3 8 (3.40%) Linux
3 8 (3.40%) Windows Server
4 7 (2.98%) Windows 7
5 4 (1.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.85%) Solaris
6 2 (0.85%) Windows 10
6 2 (0.85%) zOS
7 1 (0.43%) AIX
7 1 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.43%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (23.83%) Stakeholder Management
2 42 (17.87%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (12.77%) Project Management
4 25 (10.64%) User Acceptance Testing
5 22 (9.36%) Data Modelling
6 20 (8.51%) PRINCE2
7 19 (8.09%) ETL
8 18 (7.66%) Business Intelligence
9 17 (7.23%) Migration
10 16 (6.81%) ITIL
11 15 (6.38%) CRM
11 15 (6.38%) Test Automation
12 13 (5.53%) Data Security
12 13 (5.53%) DevOps
12 13 (5.53%) Programme Management
13 12 (5.11%) Collaborative Working
13 12 (5.11%) Six Sigma
14 11 (4.68%) ERP
14 11 (4.68%) Lean Six Sigma
15 10 (4.26%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 29 (12.34%) SQL
2 12 (5.11%) JavaScript
3 11 (4.68%) Java
4 9 (3.83%) C#
5 5 (2.13%) C
5 5 (2.13%) PL/SQL
5 5 (2.13%) PowerShell
5 5 (2.13%) Shell Script
6 2 (0.85%) Delphi
6 2 (0.85%) Ruby
7 1 (0.43%) Apex Code
7 1 (0.43%) Perl
7 1 (0.43%) Python
7 1 (0.43%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.43%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (5.11%) Degree
2 9 (3.83%) BPSS Clearance
2 9 (3.83%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 7 (2.98%) PMI Certification
4 6 (2.55%) Security Cleared
5 5 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (1.28%) ISTQB
6 3 (1.28%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.85%) ISEB
7 2 (0.85%) Master's Degree
7 2 (0.85%) PMP
7 2 (0.85%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 1 (0.43%) APMP
8 1 (0.43%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.43%) CISSP
8 1 (0.43%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.43%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.96%) PMO
2 12 (5.11%) GDPR
3 10 (4.26%) Data Quality
4 6 (2.55%) PCI DSS
4 6 (2.55%) QA
5 5 (2.13%) IFRS
5 5 (2.13%) IFRS 9
5 5 (2.13%) ISO 9001
5 5 (2.13%) PSD2
6 4 (1.70%) COBIT
7 3 (1.28%) Disclosure Scotland
7 3 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (1.28%) MiFID
8 2 (0.85%) SEPA
System Software
1 4 (1.70%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.28%) Docker
3 2 (0.85%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.85%) RACF
3 2 (0.85%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.43%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.43%) iptables
4 1 (0.43%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.43%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.43%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (2.13%) Nagios
2 4 (1.70%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (1.70%) Puppet
2 4 (1.70%) WSUS
3 2 (0.85%) Ansible
3 2 (0.85%) NetBackup
3 2 (0.85%) zSecure
4 1 (0.43%) Ganglia
4 1 (0.43%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.43%) Mesos
4 1 (0.43%) SCOM
4 1 (0.43%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 30 (12.77%) Oracle
2 21 (8.94%) Microsoft
3 15 (6.38%) SAP
4 9 (3.83%) Citrix
5 6 (2.55%) NetApp
5 6 (2.55%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (2.55%) Sitecore
5 6 (2.55%) Unisys
6 5 (2.13%) Cisco
6 5 (2.13%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
7 4 (1.70%) Dell KACE
7 4 (1.70%) IBM
7 4 (1.70%) Informatica
7 4 (1.70%) McAfee
8 3 (1.28%) F5
8 3 (1.28%) ServiceNow
8 3 (1.28%) Teradata
9 2 (0.85%) Adobe
9 2 (0.85%) Cadence
9 2 (0.85%) EMC