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 3 months to 23 June 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
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0  
Contract jobs citing Finance 138 132 158
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 41.32% 38.04% 43.89%
As % of the General category 80.23% 85.16% 77.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 98 144
Median daily rate £468 £388 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.77% -8.82%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £313 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £550 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +5.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +31.57% -  

Finance is in the common skills category. The next 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.

General Skills
Swindon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 172 155 204
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 51.50% 44.67% 56.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 111 175
Median daily rate £450 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -11.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £563 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £13.86 £38.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -64.00% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11%  

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Swindon citing Finance as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

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 3 months to 23 June 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

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 65 (26.10%) Stakeholder Management
2 58 (23.29%) Banking
3 55 (22.09%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (12.05%) Analytical Skills
5 29 (11.65%) Windows
6 27 (10.84%) Project Management
7 26 (10.44%) JavaScript
8 25 (10.04%) C#
8 25 (10.04%) SQL
8 25 (10.04%) RIA
9 23 (9.24%) Scrum
10 21 (8.43%) Retail
11 20 (8.03%) .NET
11 20 (8.03%) HTML
12 19 (7.63%) Data Modelling
13 18 (7.23%) CSS
14 17 (6.83%) Business Analysis
15 16 (6.43%) Ajax
15 16 (6.43%) Visual Studio
15 16 (6.43%) Java
15 16 (6.43%) Oracle
15 16 (6.43%) SAS
15 16 (6.43%) Middleware
15 16 (6.43%) jQuery
15 16 (6.43%) User Stories
16 15 (6.02%) CMS
16 15 (6.02%) SAP
16 15 (6.02%) Content Management
17 14 (5.62%) Web Development
17 14 (5.62%) ASP.NET

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 16 (6.43%) SAS
2 15 (6.02%) CMS
3 14 (5.62%) Sitecore CMS
4 12 (4.82%) IIS
5 4 (1.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 4 (1.61%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.20%) Apache
6 3 (1.20%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.80%) JBoss
7 2 (0.80%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.40%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.40%) ColdFusion
8 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.40%) Railo
8 1 (0.40%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (2.01%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.61%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (1.20%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.80%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.80%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (0.80%) SAP BPC
1 2 (0.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.40%) Actimize
2 1 (0.40%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (0.40%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.02%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (3.21%) Office 365
3 6 (2.41%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.61%) Amazon S3
5 3 (1.20%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (0.40%) Boomi
6 1 (0.40%) GitHub
6 1 (0.40%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.40%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.40%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.61%) Internet
2 3 (1.20%) Unified Communications
3 2 (0.80%) Firewall
3 2 (0.80%) HTTP
3 2 (0.80%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (4.42%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (2.81%) Base SAS
2 7 (2.81%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 6 (2.41%) Oracle ODI
4 5 (2.01%) Amazon Redshift
4 5 (2.01%) SQL Server
5 4 (1.61%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.20%) Data Mart
6 3 (1.20%) Hadoop
6 3 (1.20%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.20%) SAS EBI
7 2 (0.80%) OLAP
7 2 (0.80%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (0.80%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (0.80%) Star Schema
8 1 (0.40%) Big Data
8 1 (0.40%) DataStage
8 1 (0.40%) MySQL
8 1 (0.40%) QlikView
8 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 16 (6.43%) Visual Studio
2 13 (5.22%) Selenium
3 12 (4.82%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (3.61%) Cucumber
5 8 (3.21%) SpecFlow
6 7 (2.81%) WebDriver
7 5 (2.01%) Jenkins
7 5 (2.01%) Maven
8 4 (1.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (1.61%) Jasmine
9 3 (1.20%) Ant
9 3 (1.20%) Git (software)
9 3 (1.20%) LoadRunner
10 2 (0.80%) JIRA
10 2 (0.80%) Oracle Forms
11 1 (0.40%) Bitbucket
11 1 (0.40%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.40%) Hudson
11 1 (0.40%) JUnit
11 1 (0.40%) Mockito
General
1 58 (23.29%) Banking
2 21 (8.43%) Retail
3 12 (4.82%) Marketing
4 9 (3.61%) Retail Banking
5 6 (2.41%) Manufacturing
5 6 (2.41%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.01%) General Ledger
7 3 (1.20%) Automotive
7 3 (1.20%) Back Office
8 2 (0.80%) Billing
8 2 (0.80%) Electronics
8 2 (0.80%) Legal
9 1 (0.40%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 69 (27.71%) Analyst
2 47 (18.88%) Developer
3 46 (18.47%) Business Analyst
4 43 (17.27%) Architect
5 16 (6.43%) Project Manager
5 16 (6.43%) Solutions Architect
6 13 (5.22%) Business Architect
7 11 (4.42%) Sitecore Developer
8 10 (4.02%) Senior Analyst
8 10 (4.02%) Senior Business Analyst
9 9 (3.61%) Consultant
9 9 (3.61%) Java Developer
9 9 (3.61%) Technical Architect
10 8 (3.21%) Enterprise Architect
10 8 (3.21%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 8 (3.21%) Senior Manager
10 8 (3.21%) Senior Project Manager
10 8 (3.21%) Test Analyst
11 7 (2.81%) Data Modeller
11 7 (2.81%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (8.03%) .NET
1 20 (8.03%) HTML
2 18 (7.23%) CSS
3 16 (6.43%) Ajax
3 16 (6.43%) jQuery
3 16 (6.43%) Middleware
4 14 (5.62%) AngularJS
4 14 (5.62%) ASP.NET
5 12 (4.82%) Ext JS
5 12 (4.82%) Sass
6 11 (4.42%) Gherkin
7 10 (4.02%) REST
7 10 (4.02%) Spring
8 9 (3.61%) Web Services
8 9 (3.61%) XSLT
9 8 (3.21%) Flash
10 7 (2.81%) SOAP
11 6 (2.41%) React
12 5 (2.01%) HTML5
12 5 (2.01%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 30 (12.05%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (10.04%) RIA
3 14 (5.62%) User Experience
4 11 (4.42%) W3C
5 10 (4.02%) PMI
6 5 (2.01%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.61%) CMDB
7 4 (1.61%) Credit Risk
7 4 (1.61%) Robotics
8 3 (1.20%) DataPower
8 3 (1.20%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.20%) Mobile Banking
8 3 (1.20%) Virtual Team
9 2 (0.80%) FlexPod
9 2 (0.80%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (0.80%) NHS
9 2 (0.80%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.40%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.40%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.40%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 29 (11.65%) Windows
2 7 (2.81%) Windows Server
3 5 (2.01%) Linux
4 4 (1.61%) Windows 7
5 3 (1.20%) Unix
6 1 (0.40%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (26.10%) Stakeholder Management
2 55 (22.09%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (10.84%) Project Management
4 23 (9.24%) Scrum
5 19 (7.63%) Data Modelling
6 17 (6.83%) Business Analysis
7 16 (6.43%) User Stories
8 15 (6.02%) Content Management
9 14 (5.62%) ITIL
9 14 (5.62%) Test Automation
9 14 (5.62%) Web Development
10 13 (5.22%) Enterprise Architecture
10 13 (5.22%) ETL
11 12 (4.82%) MVC
11 12 (4.82%) SDLC
11 12 (4.82%) Target Operating Model
12 11 (4.42%) Analytics
12 11 (4.42%) DevOps
12 11 (4.42%) PRINCE2
13 10 (4.02%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 26 (10.44%) JavaScript
2 25 (10.04%) C#
2 25 (10.04%) SQL
3 16 (6.43%) Java
4 8 (3.21%) ActionScript
5 5 (2.01%) PL/SQL
5 5 (2.01%) Shell Script
6 2 (0.80%) VBA
7 1 (0.40%) Apex Code
7 1 (0.40%) ES6
7 1 (0.40%) Perl
7 1 (0.40%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (5.62%) Security Cleared
2 10 (4.02%) ISEB
2 10 (4.02%) PMI Certification
3 7 (2.81%) IIBA
3 7 (2.81%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 6 (2.41%) Degree
5 3 (1.20%) CISSP
5 3 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (1.20%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.80%) APMP
6 2 (0.80%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.80%) Master's Degree
6 2 (0.80%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 1 (0.40%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.40%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.40%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.02%) IFRS
2 9 (3.61%) IFRS 9
3 8 (3.21%) Data Quality
4 7 (2.81%) PCI DSS
4 7 (2.81%) QA
5 6 (2.41%) GDPR
6 4 (1.61%) MiFID
7 2 (0.80%) COBIT
7 2 (0.80%) SEPA
System Software
1 7 (2.81%) Docker
2 5 (2.01%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.80%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.80%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (0.80%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (0.80%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.40%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (0.80%) Puppet
1 2 (0.80%) SCVMM
2 1 (0.40%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (0.40%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (6.43%) Oracle
2 15 (6.02%) SAP
3 14 (5.62%) Microsoft
3 14 (5.62%) Sitecore
4 12 (4.82%) Sencha
5 11 (4.42%) Apple
6 4 (1.61%) Hyperion
6 4 (1.61%) Murex
6 4 (1.61%) Unisys
7 3 (1.20%) Anaplan
7 3 (1.20%) Informatica
7 3 (1.20%) ServiceNow
8 2 (0.80%) Cisco
8 2 (0.80%) Citrix
8 2 (0.80%) IBM
8 2 (0.80%) NetApp
8 2 (0.80%) PeopleSoft
8 2 (0.80%) Teradata
9 1 (0.40%) Google
9 1 (0.40%) Omniture
Swindon, Wiltshire
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