Period
to 21 May 2019

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 21 May 2019 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
21 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year -1 0 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 253 201 258
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 26.80% 35.08% 38.28%
As % of the General category 69.51% 67.00% 76.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 161 178
Swindon median daily rate £531 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.06% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £321 £358 £341
90th Percentile £683 £650 £596
Wiltshire median daily rate £545 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +21.11% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Swindon median hourly rate £15.00 - -
Wiltshire median hourly rate £15.00 - -

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 364 300 336
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 38.56% 52.36% 49.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 223 227
Swindon median daily rate £500 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £313
90th Percentile £673 £646 £600
Wiltshire median daily rate £500 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 3
Swindon median hourly rate £15.00 £30.50 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.82% -39.00% -37.89%
10th Percentile £10.60 £30.25 £19.73
90th Percentile £39.00 £30.75 £56.50
Wiltshire median hourly rate £42.50 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +16.44% +4.29% -9.09%

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 21 May 2019.

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 21 May 2019, 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 82 (32.41%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (26.88%) Banking
3 48 (18.97%) SQL
3 48 (18.97%) Scrum
4 47 (18.58%) .NET
5 44 (17.39%) Microservices
6 37 (14.62%) Microsoft Azure
7 35 (13.83%) Amazon AWS
7 35 (13.83%) Microsoft
8 34 (13.44%) JavaScript
8 34 (13.44%) C#
8 34 (13.44%) DevOps
9 33 (13.04%) Kubernetes
10 30 (11.86%) Test Automation
10 30 (11.86%) Stakeholder Management
11 29 (11.46%) REST
11 29 (11.46%) Docker
12 28 (11.07%) React
12 28 (11.07%) Java
13 27 (10.67%) Redux
14 26 (10.28%) SQL Server
15 24 (9.49%) .NET Core
16 22 (8.70%) Web Services
16 22 (8.70%) Windows
17 20 (7.91%) CRM
18 19 (7.51%) Linux
18 19 (7.51%) SAP
19 18 (7.11%) ASP.NET Web API
19 18 (7.11%) Amazon RDS
19 18 (7.11%) Unit Testing

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 (2.77%) Confluence
1 7 (2.77%) Tomcat
2 5 (1.98%) nginx
3 4 (1.58%) IIS
3 4 (1.58%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.19%) Umbraco
5 2 (0.79%) Apache Solr
5 2 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.79%) CMS
5 2 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.40%) Apache
6 1 (0.40%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.40%) JBoss
6 1 (0.40%) SAS
6 1 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.40%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.40%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.40%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (1.58%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (1.58%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (0.79%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.40%) InVision
3 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.40%) Sketch
3 1 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (5.53%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 37 (14.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 35 (13.83%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (7.11%) Dynamics 365
4 11 (4.35%) GitHub
4 11 (4.35%) Office 365
4 11 (4.35%) OpenShift
5 10 (3.95%) Apigee
6 9 (3.56%) SaaS
7 8 (3.16%) npm
8 7 (2.77%) Serverless
9 6 (2.37%) Azure Functions
9 6 (2.37%) Power Platform
10 5 (1.98%) IaaS
10 5 (1.98%) PaaS
11 3 (1.19%) Google Cloud Platform
11 3 (1.19%) Sauce Labs
12 1 (0.40%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 1 (0.40%) AWS Lambda
12 1 (0.40%) Route 53
12 1 (0.40%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.37%) Firewall
1 6 (2.37%) Internet
2 5 (1.98%) Remote Desktop
3 4 (1.58%) Reverse Proxy
3 4 (1.58%) VPN
4 3 (1.19%) DNS
5 2 (0.79%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (0.79%) DHCP
5 2 (0.79%) Network Security
6 1 (0.40%) BGP
6 1 (0.40%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (0.40%) IOS XR
6 1 (0.40%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.40%) LAN
6 1 (0.40%) MPLS
6 1 (0.40%) MQTT
6 1 (0.40%) OSPF
6 1 (0.40%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.40%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (10.28%) SQL Server
2 18 (7.11%) Amazon RDS
3 6 (2.37%) Power BI
3 6 (2.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (1.98%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (1.98%) MongoDB
4 5 (1.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (1.58%) NoSQL
5 4 (1.58%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (1.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.19%) Big Data
7 2 (0.79%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (0.79%) GIS
7 2 (0.79%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.79%) MS Access
7 2 (0.79%) NonStop SQL
8 1 (0.40%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.40%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.40%) PerformancePoint
8 1 (0.40%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 17 (6.72%) Git (software)
2 16 (6.32%) Jenkins
3 14 (5.53%) Cucumber
3 14 (5.53%) Selenium
4 13 (5.14%) JIRA
5 9 (3.56%) Bitbucket
5 9 (3.56%) webpack
6 8 (3.16%) Babel
6 8 (3.16%) SoapUI
6 8 (3.16%) Visual Studio Team System
7 6 (2.37%) WebDriver
8 4 (1.58%) HP UFT
9 3 (1.19%) Ant
9 3 (1.19%) Artifactory
9 3 (1.19%) JMeter
9 3 (1.19%) Sonatype Nexus
9 3 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (0.79%) CircleCI
10 2 (0.79%) SonarQube
10 2 (0.79%) Visual Studio Coded UI
General
1 68 (26.88%) Banking
2 14 (5.53%) Telecoms
3 11 (4.35%) Manufacturing
3 11 (4.35%) Marketing
4 10 (3.95%) Electronics
5 6 (2.37%) Financial Institution
5 6 (2.37%) Retail Banking
6 4 (1.58%) Retail
7 3 (1.19%) Legal
8 2 (0.79%) Back Office
9 1 (0.40%) Automotive
9 1 (0.40%) French Language
9 1 (0.40%) German Language
9 1 (0.40%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 64 (25.30%) Architect
2 44 (17.39%) Developer
3 28 (11.07%) Analyst
4 20 (7.91%) Solutions Architect
5 14 (5.53%) Digital Architect
5 14 (5.53%) Technical Architect
6 13 (5.14%) Test Analyst
7 12 (4.74%) React Developer
8 11 (4.35%) .NET Architect
9 10 (3.95%) CRM Architect
9 10 (3.95%) Digital Developer
10 8 (3.16%) Financial Analyst
10 8 (3.16%) Tester
11 7 (2.77%) .NET Developer
11 7 (2.77%) 2nd Line Support
11 7 (2.77%) Business Analyst
11 7 (2.77%) Designer
12 6 (2.37%) Automation Tester
12 6 (2.37%) Microsoft Developer
12 6 (2.37%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (18.58%) .NET
2 29 (11.46%) REST
3 28 (11.07%) React
4 27 (10.67%) Redux
5 24 (9.49%) .NET Core
6 22 (8.70%) Web Services
7 18 (7.11%) ASP.NET Web API
8 17 (6.72%) .NET Framework
8 17 (6.72%) Node.js
9 16 (6.32%) CSS
10 12 (4.74%) SOAP
11 11 (4.35%) HTML
12 10 (3.95%) LESS
12 10 (3.95%) Sass
13 8 (3.16%) Enzyme
13 8 (3.16%) Jest
13 8 (3.16%) Middleware
14 7 (2.77%) JSON
14 7 (2.77%) XML
15 6 (2.37%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (5.53%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (5.14%) Cloud Native
3 6 (2.37%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (2.37%) Mobile App
4 5 (1.98%) Online Banking
5 4 (1.58%) Fintech
6 3 (1.19%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (1.19%) User Experience
7 2 (0.79%) Data Centre
7 2 (0.79%) DataPower
7 2 (0.79%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.40%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.40%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (0.40%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.40%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (0.40%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 22 (8.70%) Windows
2 19 (7.51%) Linux
3 8 (3.16%) Windows 10
4 7 (2.77%) Windows 7
5 6 (2.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (1.98%) Unix
6 5 (1.98%) Windows 8
7 4 (1.58%) Windows Server
8 3 (1.19%) CoreOS
8 3 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.79%) AIX
9 2 (0.79%) Android
9 2 (0.79%) CentOS
10 1 (0.40%) Debian
10 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.40%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (32.41%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (18.97%) Scrum
3 44 (17.39%) Microservices
4 34 (13.44%) DevOps
5 30 (11.86%) Stakeholder Management
5 30 (11.86%) Test Automation
6 20 (7.91%) CRM
7 18 (7.11%) Unit Testing
8 16 (6.32%) Business Intelligence
8 16 (6.32%) Migration
8 16 (6.32%) TDD
9 14 (5.53%) Kanban
10 13 (5.14%) Problem-Solving
11 11 (4.35%) BDD
11 11 (4.35%) SDLC
12 10 (3.95%) Digital Marketing
12 10 (3.95%) Programme Management
13 9 (3.56%) Disaster Recovery
13 9 (3.56%) Manual Testing
13 9 (3.56%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (18.97%) SQL
2 34 (13.44%) C#
2 34 (13.44%) JavaScript
3 28 (11.07%) Java
4 10 (3.95%) ES6
4 10 (3.95%) TypeScript
5 8 (3.16%) ES7
6 5 (1.98%) VB
7 4 (1.58%) Go
8 3 (1.19%) C
8 3 (1.19%) PowerShell
8 3 (1.19%) Shell Script
8 3 (1.19%) VBScript
9 2 (0.79%) Java 8
9 2 (0.79%) Jython
9 2 (0.79%) Kotlin
9 2 (0.79%) Python
9 2 (0.79%) Rust
9 2 (0.79%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.40%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 9 (3.56%) Degree
2 8 (3.16%) ISEB
3 7 (2.77%) ISTQB
4 5 (1.98%) DBS Check
5 3 (1.19%) DV Cleared
5 3 (1.19%) MCSA
5 3 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.19%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.79%) CCNP
6 2 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.79%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.40%) APMP
7 1 (0.40%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.40%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.40%) CCIE
7 1 (0.40%) CREST Certified
7 1 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.40%) PMP
7 1 (0.40%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 1 (0.40%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.98%) PSD2
2 4 (1.58%) QA
3 3 (1.19%) PMO
4 2 (0.79%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.79%) GDPR
4 2 (0.79%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.40%) COBIT
5 1 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.40%) NIST 800
5 1 (0.40%) P3O
5 1 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 29 (11.46%) Docker
2 3 (1.19%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.19%) LXC
3 1 (0.40%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.40%) HDFS
3 1 (0.40%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.40%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 33 (13.04%) Kubernetes
2 8 (3.16%) Ansible
3 5 (1.98%) HP ALM
4 4 (1.58%) Terraform
5 1 (0.40%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (0.40%) Jamf Pro
5 1 (0.40%) Mesos
5 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.40%) Puppet
5 1 (0.40%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.40%) WSUS
Vendors
1 35 (13.83%) Microsoft
2 19 (7.51%) SAP
3 8 (3.16%) HP
4 7 (2.77%) VMware
5 6 (2.37%) IBM
6 5 (1.98%) Red Hat
6 5 (1.98%) Unisys
7 4 (1.58%) Oracle
7 4 (1.58%) Veracode
8 3 (1.19%) Cisco
8 3 (1.19%) F5
9 2 (0.79%) Adobe
9 2 (0.79%) ATG
9 2 (0.79%) Atlassian
9 2 (0.79%) ESRI
9 2 (0.79%) Teradata
10 1 (0.40%) Apple
10 1 (0.40%) Google
10 1 (0.40%) IBM Sterling
10 1 (0.40%) Software AG