Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 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
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 216 254 238
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 31.17% 38.08% 35.90%
As % of the General category 63.53% 75.37% 79.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 176 184
Swindon median daily rate £468 £450 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.89% +7.14% -1.18%
10th Percentile £351 £315 £296
90th Percentile £619 £600 £575
Wiltshire median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Swindon median hourly rate - £10.00 -
Wiltshire median hourly rate - £10.00 -

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 340 337 300
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 49.06% 50.52% 45.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 219 228
Swindon median daily rate £450 £450 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% -1.18%
10th Percentile £333 £312 £294
90th Percentile £604 £613 £575
Wiltshire median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +1.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 1
Swindon median hourly rate £16.50 £13.86 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.05% -64.00% +52.48%
Wiltshire median hourly rate £29.50 £32.50 £38.50
% change year-on-year -9.23% -15.58% +28.33%

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 17 August 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 17 August 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 55 (25.46%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (23.61%) Banking
3 39 (18.06%) SQL
4 33 (15.28%) Analytical Skills
5 29 (13.43%) Windows
6 25 (11.57%) .NET
7 24 (11.11%) Microsoft
7 24 (11.11%) DevOps
8 22 (10.19%) Linux
9 21 (9.72%) Problem-Solving
10 19 (8.80%) Docker
10 19 (8.80%) Data Centre
11 18 (8.33%) C#
11 18 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
12 17 (7.87%) Java
13 16 (7.41%) Oracle
13 16 (7.41%) Unix
13 16 (7.41%) Windows Server
13 16 (7.41%) Microservices
13 16 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
14 15 (6.94%) Business Intelligence
14 15 (6.94%) JavaScript
15 14 (6.48%) Middleware
15 14 (6.48%) Scrum
15 14 (6.48%) Migration
15 14 (6.48%) React
15 14 (6.48%) AngularJS
16 13 (6.02%) Jenkins
16 13 (6.02%) Kubernetes
16 13 (6.02%) Test Automation

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 13 (6.02%) IIS
2 6 (2.78%) Oracle Workflow
2 6 (2.78%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.31%) WebSphere
4 4 (1.85%) Confluence
4 4 (1.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (1.85%) SAS
4 4 (1.85%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (1.39%) Apache
5 3 (1.39%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (1.39%) MS Exchange
5 3 (1.39%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.93%) Site Server
7 1 (0.46%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.46%) Marvel
Applications
1 5 (2.31%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (2.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (1.85%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.46%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.46%) InVision
3 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 12 (5.56%) Oracle EBS
2 11 (5.09%) Oracle EBS R12
3 7 (3.24%) Oracle Payables
4 6 (2.78%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (0.93%) BASE24
5 2 (0.93%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
5 2 (0.93%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (0.93%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.46%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.46%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.46%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 16 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (3.70%) Office 365
4 7 (3.24%) Sauce Labs
5 5 (2.31%) npm
5 5 (2.31%) NuGet
6 3 (1.39%) OpenShift
7 2 (0.93%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (0.93%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (0.93%) CloudFront
7 2 (0.93%) Serverless
8 1 (0.46%) GitHub
8 1 (0.46%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.24%) VPN
2 6 (2.78%) Firewall
2 6 (2.78%) WAN
3 5 (2.31%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.85%) SSH
5 3 (1.39%) HTTP
5 3 (1.39%) HTTPS
5 3 (1.39%) Internet
5 3 (1.39%) IP Telephony
5 3 (1.39%) MPLS
5 3 (1.39%) SAN
5 3 (1.39%) SMTP
5 3 (1.39%) Telnet
6 2 (0.93%) DNS
6 2 (0.93%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (0.93%) LAN
6 2 (0.93%) Network Security
6 2 (0.93%) SSL
6 2 (0.93%) Wireless
7 1 (0.46%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (5.09%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.24%) MOLAP
2 7 (3.24%) ROLAP
3 4 (1.85%) Oracle Database
3 4 (1.85%) Oracle Database 12c
4 3 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (1.39%) MongoDB
5 2 (0.93%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (0.93%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (0.93%) Base SAS
5 2 (0.93%) DB2
5 2 (0.93%) NoSQL
5 2 (0.93%) Power BI
5 2 (0.93%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 2 (0.93%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 1 (0.46%) Big Data
6 1 (0.46%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.46%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 13 (6.02%) Jenkins
2 12 (5.56%) Git (software)
3 9 (4.17%) Bitbucket
4 8 (3.70%) JIRA
5 7 (3.24%) ERwin
5 7 (3.24%) JMeter
5 7 (3.24%) Selenium
5 7 (3.24%) WebStorm
6 5 (2.31%) Cucumber
6 5 (2.31%) Sonatype Nexus
7 4 (1.85%) Artifactory
7 4 (1.85%) SonarQube
7 4 (1.85%) WebDriver
8 3 (1.39%) Gatling
8 3 (1.39%) SpecFlow
8 3 (1.39%) Visual Studio Code
9 2 (0.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (0.93%) Babel
9 2 (0.93%) IBM UrbanCode
9 2 (0.93%) webpack
General
1 51 (23.61%) Banking
2 13 (6.02%) Financial Institution
3 11 (5.09%) Manufacturing
4 9 (4.17%) Law
5 7 (3.24%) Automotive
6 6 (2.78%) General Ledger
6 6 (2.78%) Retail Banking
7 5 (2.31%) Back Office
7 5 (2.31%) Retail
8 4 (1.85%) Billing
9 3 (1.39%) Electronics
9 3 (1.39%) Marketing
9 3 (1.39%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.46%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 46 (21.30%) Architect
2 36 (16.67%) Developer
3 23 (10.65%) Analyst
3 23 (10.65%) Solutions Architect
4 20 (9.26%) Consultant
5 13 (6.02%) Technical Architect
6 12 (5.56%) Business Analyst
6 12 (5.56%) Technical Solutions Architect
7 8 (3.70%) Security Consultant
8 7 (3.24%) Agile Coach
8 7 (3.24%) Designer
8 7 (3.24%) DevOps Engineer
9 6 (2.78%) .NET Architect
9 6 (2.78%) Project Manager
9 6 (2.78%) Systems Developer
10 5 (2.31%) Data Architect
10 5 (2.31%) Financial Analyst
10 5 (2.31%) Oracle Developer
10 5 (2.31%) React Developer
10 5 (2.31%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (11.57%) .NET
2 14 (6.48%) AngularJS
2 14 (6.48%) Middleware
2 14 (6.48%) React
3 10 (4.63%) HTML
4 9 (4.17%) REST
5 8 (3.70%) .NET Core
5 8 (3.70%) Node.js
6 7 (3.24%) .NET Framework
6 7 (3.24%) CSS
7 6 (2.78%) HTML5
7 6 (2.78%) Sass
7 6 (2.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 5 (2.31%) ASP.NET
8 5 (2.31%) Web Services
9 4 (1.85%) IBM Integration Bus
9 4 (1.85%) Oracle Fusion
9 4 (1.85%) RAML
9 4 (1.85%) Swagger
9 4 (1.85%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 33 (15.28%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (8.80%) Data Centre
3 7 (3.24%) Mainframe
3 7 (3.24%) Virtual Team
4 6 (2.78%) DataPower
4 6 (2.78%) RIA
4 6 (2.78%) User Experience
5 5 (2.31%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.85%) Data Structures
6 4 (1.85%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (1.85%) Online Banking
7 3 (1.39%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (0.93%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.93%) Mobile Banking
8 2 (0.93%) SWIFT
9 1 (0.46%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.46%) CMDB
9 1 (0.46%) iPad
9 1 (0.46%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.46%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 29 (13.43%) Windows
2 22 (10.19%) Linux
3 16 (7.41%) Unix
3 16 (7.41%) Windows Server
4 6 (2.78%) AIX
5 4 (1.85%) Windows 10
5 4 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.39%) zOS
7 2 (0.93%) CoreOS
7 2 (0.93%) Debian
7 2 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.46%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (25.46%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (11.11%) DevOps
3 21 (9.72%) Problem-Solving
4 18 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 16 (7.41%) Microservices
6 15 (6.94%) Business Intelligence
7 14 (6.48%) Migration
7 14 (6.48%) Scrum
8 13 (6.02%) Test Automation
9 11 (5.09%) Data Modelling
10 10 (4.63%) TDD
11 9 (4.17%) BDD
11 9 (4.17%) Business Analysis
11 9 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
11 9 (4.17%) Programme Delivery
11 9 (4.17%) Waterfall
12 8 (3.70%) Data Architecture
12 8 (3.70%) Project Management
12 8 (3.70%) Security Hardening
12 8 (3.70%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 39 (18.06%) SQL
2 18 (8.33%) C#
3 17 (7.87%) Java
4 15 (6.94%) JavaScript
5 8 (3.70%) Python
6 6 (2.78%) Bash Shell
6 6 (2.78%) PL/SQL
7 5 (2.31%) Shell Script
8 4 (1.85%) TypeScript
9 3 (1.39%) F#
9 3 (1.39%) Ruby
9 3 (1.39%) Scala
10 2 (0.93%) Assembly Language
10 2 (0.93%) COBOL
10 2 (0.93%) ES6
10 2 (0.93%) ES8
10 2 (0.93%) Groovy
10 2 (0.93%) SAS Macro
10 2 (0.93%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.46%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 10 (4.63%) CISSP
2 6 (2.78%) Degree
3 5 (2.31%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (1.85%) CCNA
4 4 (1.85%) DV Cleared
4 4 (1.85%) ISEB
4 4 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (1.85%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.39%) ISTQB
5 3 (1.39%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 3 (1.39%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 2 (0.93%) GIAC
6 2 (0.93%) ISACA
6 2 (0.93%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.46%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.46%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.46%) CITP
7 1 (0.46%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.46%) IIBA
7 1 (0.46%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.31%) PMO
1 5 (2.31%) QA
2 4 (1.85%) JSP 440
3 3 (1.39%) COBIT
3 3 (1.39%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.39%) PSD2
3 3 (1.39%) SLA
4 1 (0.46%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.46%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.46%) GAAP
4 1 (0.46%) GDPR
System Software
1 19 (8.80%) Docker
2 7 (3.24%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.39%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.39%) Virtual Servers
3 3 (1.39%) Xen
Systems Management
1 13 (6.02%) Kubernetes
2 5 (2.31%) SCCM
2 5 (2.31%) Terraform
3 4 (1.85%) Grafana
3 4 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (1.39%) SCOM
5 2 (0.93%) Ansible
5 2 (0.93%) FortiGate
5 2 (0.93%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (0.93%) OSSEC
5 2 (0.93%) Puppet
6 1 (0.46%) Nessus
Vendors
1 24 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 16 (7.41%) Oracle
3 13 (6.02%) SAP
4 10 (4.63%) VMware
5 9 (4.17%) Unisys
6 8 (3.70%) Cisco
7 7 (3.24%) Veracode
8 6 (2.78%) CheckPoint
8 6 (2.78%) IBM
8 6 (2.78%) Splunk
9 5 (2.31%) AppDynamics
10 4 (1.85%) Apigee
10 4 (1.85%) Red Hat
11 3 (1.39%) Citrix
11 3 (1.39%) NetApp
12 2 (0.93%) CyberArk
12 2 (0.93%) DataFlux
12 2 (0.93%) LogRhythm
12 2 (0.93%) ServiceNow
12 2 (0.93%) Teradata