Period
to 19 April 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 6 months to 19 April 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
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
19 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 3 1 2
Rank change year-on-year -2 +1 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 412 256 417
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 21.81% 23.88% 30.15%
As % of the General category 64.17% 57.66% 72.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 315 212 305
Wiltshire median daily rate £525 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £251
90th Percentile £738 £688 £575
South West median daily rate £475 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +17.28% +1.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate £15.00 - -
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £28.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year +22.81% +3.64% -

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 642 444 575
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 33.99% 41.42% 41.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 446 323 406
Wiltshire median daily rate £513 £450 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.89% +8.43% +3.75%
10th Percentile £323 £306 £225
90th Percentile £700 £685 £575
South West median daily rate £450 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +11.11% +1.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 6
Wiltshire median hourly rate £42.50 £30.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +39.34% -18.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £14.45 £25.65 £31.88
90th Percentile £45.00 £41.15 £55.00
South West median hourly rate £41.00 £28.50 £39.50
% change year-on-year +43.86% -27.85% -5.95%

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

Job postings citing Finance as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire.

Job vacancy trend for Finance in Wiltshire

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Finance in Wiltshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Finance in Wiltshire

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 19 April 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Finance in Wiltshire

Finance
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Finance in Wiltshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Finance in Wiltshire

Finance
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 19 April 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon 0 280 £525 +16.67% 24
Corsham -14 23 £519 +40.20% 2
Salisbury -11 13 £550 - 1
Marlborough +1 1 £725 +56.25%
Trowbridge -3 1 £463 -
Devizes - 1 £140 -
Finance
South West

For the 6 months to 19 April 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Finance.

1 115 (27.91%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (24.27%) SAP
3 92 (22.33%) Business Intelligence
3 92 (22.33%) Banking
4 91 (22.09%) Security Cleared
5 89 (21.60%) Telecoms
6 87 (21.12%) Manufacturing
7 86 (20.87%) Programme Management
7 86 (20.87%) Marketing
8 85 (20.63%) Digital Marketing
8 85 (20.63%) Electronics
9 62 (15.05%) SC Cleared
10 61 (14.81%) Scrum
11 56 (13.59%) SQL
12 55 (13.35%) .NET
12 55 (13.35%) Stakeholder Management
13 51 (12.38%) Microsoft
14 50 (12.14%) Amazon AWS
14 50 (12.14%) Microservices
15 43 (10.44%) Microsoft Azure
16 40 (9.71%) Kubernetes
17 39 (9.47%) C#
17 39 (9.47%) Web Services
18 37 (8.98%) JavaScript
18 37 (8.98%) DevOps
19 36 (8.74%) Docker
19 36 (8.74%) Java
19 36 (8.74%) REST
20 35 (8.50%) Test Automation
20 35 (8.50%) Windows

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 17 (4.13%) Confluence
2 16 (3.88%) SharePoint
3 4 (0.97%) IIS
3 4 (0.97%) Tomcat
4 3 (0.73%) CMS
4 3 (0.73%) Umbraco
5 2 (0.49%) Apache Solr
5 2 (0.49%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.49%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.49%) nginx
5 2 (0.49%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.49%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.24%) Apache
6 1 (0.24%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.24%) JBoss
6 1 (0.24%) SAS
6 1 (0.24%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.24%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.24%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.24%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 12 (2.91%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (2.43%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (2.18%) Microsoft Project
4 7 (1.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (0.97%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.24%) HipChat
6 1 (0.24%) InVision
6 1 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 15 (3.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.49%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.24%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.24%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.24%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 50 (12.14%) Amazon AWS
2 43 (10.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (4.85%) Office 365
4 19 (4.61%) Dynamics 365
5 11 (2.67%) Apigee
5 11 (2.67%) GitHub
6 10 (2.43%) SaaS
7 8 (1.94%) npm
7 8 (1.94%) OpenShift
8 7 (1.70%) Serverless
9 6 (1.46%) Azure Functions
9 6 (1.46%) Sauce Labs
10 5 (1.21%) IaaS
10 5 (1.21%) PaaS
11 3 (0.73%) BrowserStack
12 2 (0.49%) Azure Active Directory
12 2 (0.49%) Google Cloud Platform
13 1 (0.24%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 1 (0.24%) OneDrive
13 1 (0.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.67%) VPN
2 9 (2.18%) Firewall
3 7 (1.70%) Remote Desktop
4 6 (1.46%) Internet
5 4 (0.97%) Reverse Proxy
6 3 (0.73%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (0.73%) LAN
7 2 (0.49%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (0.49%) DNS
7 2 (0.49%) Network Security
7 2 (0.49%) WAN
8 1 (0.24%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (0.24%) IOS XR
8 1 (0.24%) iSCSI
8 1 (0.24%) MQTT
8 1 (0.24%) NAS
8 1 (0.24%) Skype
8 1 (0.24%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.24%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.24%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (8.01%) SQL Server
2 26 (6.31%) Amazon RDS
3 15 (3.64%) Power BI
4 11 (2.67%) Big Data
5 7 (1.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (1.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (1.21%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (1.21%) MongoDB
7 5 (1.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (0.97%) Hadoop
8 4 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (0.73%) DB2
10 2 (0.49%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (0.49%) GIS
10 2 (0.49%) MS Access
10 2 (0.49%) NonStop SQL
10 2 (0.49%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.24%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.24%) Azure SQL Database
11 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 21 (5.10%) JIRA
2 17 (4.13%) Cucumber
3 16 (3.88%) Git (software)
3 16 (3.88%) Selenium
4 13 (3.16%) Jenkins
5 10 (2.43%) WebDriver
6 9 (2.18%) Bitbucket
6 9 (2.18%) webpack
7 8 (1.94%) Babel
7 8 (1.94%) Visual Studio Team System
8 7 (1.70%) SoapUI
9 5 (1.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (0.97%) HP UFT
10 4 (0.97%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (0.73%) JMeter
12 2 (0.49%) Ant
12 2 (0.49%) Artifactory
12 2 (0.49%) Hudson
12 2 (0.49%) SonarQube
12 2 (0.49%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 92 (22.33%) Banking
2 89 (21.60%) Telecoms
3 87 (21.12%) Manufacturing
4 86 (20.87%) Marketing
5 85 (20.63%) Electronics
6 12 (2.91%) Retail Banking
7 8 (1.94%) Financial Institution
8 6 (1.46%) Military
9 5 (1.21%) Retail
10 4 (0.97%) Back Office
10 4 (0.97%) Legal
11 2 (0.49%) Automotive
11 2 (0.49%) Billing
12 1 (0.24%) French Language
12 1 (0.24%) German Language
12 1 (0.24%) Law
12 1 (0.24%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 116 (28.16%) Architect
2 47 (11.41%) Developer
3 42 (10.19%) Solutions Architect
4 40 (9.71%) Analyst
5 21 (5.10%) Coordinator
6 19 (4.61%) Digital Architect
7 18 (4.37%) Business Analyst
8 17 (4.13%) .NET Architect
8 17 (4.13%) Security Assurance Coordinator
9 15 (3.64%) Service Analyst
10 13 (3.16%) Consultant
10 13 (3.16%) Technical Architect
11 12 (2.91%) CRM Architect
11 12 (2.91%) Project Manager
11 12 (2.91%) React Developer
11 12 (2.91%) Test Analyst
12 11 (2.67%) Financial Analyst
13 10 (2.43%) Applications Architect
13 10 (2.43%) Digital Developer
14 9 (2.18%) Cloud Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (13.35%) .NET
2 39 (9.47%) Web Services
3 36 (8.74%) REST
4 35 (8.50%) Redux
5 31 (7.52%) .NET Core
6 27 (6.55%) React
7 24 (5.83%) ASP.NET Web API
8 23 (5.58%) .NET Framework
9 20 (4.85%) Middleware
9 20 (4.85%) SOAP
10 19 (4.61%) XML
11 17 (4.13%) Node.js
12 16 (3.88%) JSON
13 15 (3.64%) CSS
14 11 (2.67%) HTML
14 11 (2.67%) JSP
14 11 (2.67%) Sass
15 10 (2.43%) LESS
16 8 (1.94%) Enzyme
16 8 (1.94%) Jest
Miscellaneous
1 29 (7.04%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (2.67%) User Experience
3 7 (1.70%) Cloud Native
3 7 (1.70%) Data Structures
3 7 (1.70%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (1.46%) DataPower
5 5 (1.21%) Management Information System
5 5 (1.21%) Mobile App
6 4 (0.97%) Fintech
7 3 (0.73%) Online Banking
7 3 (0.73%) Public Cloud
7 3 (0.73%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (0.49%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.49%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (0.49%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.24%) Cyber Defence
9 1 (0.24%) Cyberthreat
9 1 (0.24%) Security Operations Centre
9 1 (0.24%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.24%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 35 (8.50%) Windows
2 27 (6.55%) Linux
3 14 (3.40%) Windows 10
4 11 (2.67%) Windows 7
5 9 (2.18%) Unix
6 8 (1.94%) Windows Server
7 7 (1.70%) Windows 8
7 7 (1.70%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.73%) AIX
8 3 (0.73%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.73%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.49%) CentOS
9 2 (0.49%) CoreOS
9 2 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.24%) Android
10 1 (0.24%) Debian
10 1 (0.24%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (27.91%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (22.33%) Business Intelligence
3 86 (20.87%) Programme Management
4 85 (20.63%) Digital Marketing
5 61 (14.81%) Scrum
6 55 (13.35%) Stakeholder Management
7 50 (12.14%) Microservices
8 37 (8.98%) DevOps
9 35 (8.50%) Test Automation
10 27 (6.55%) TOGAF
11 26 (6.31%) Migration
12 25 (6.07%) CRM
13 21 (5.10%) Problem-Solving
13 21 (5.10%) TDD
14 20 (4.85%) Kanban
15 19 (4.61%) Enterprise Architecture
16 18 (4.37%) BDD
16 18 (4.37%) Project Management
16 18 (4.37%) Unit Testing
17 17 (4.13%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 56 (13.59%) SQL
2 39 (9.47%) C#
3 37 (8.98%) JavaScript
4 36 (8.74%) Java
5 19 (4.61%) PowerShell
6 14 (3.40%) C
6 14 (3.40%) Python
7 11 (2.67%) C++
7 11 (2.67%) TypeScript
8 10 (2.43%) ES6
9 8 (1.94%) ES7
10 5 (1.21%) VB
11 3 (0.73%) Go
11 3 (0.73%) Java 8
11 3 (0.73%) T-SQL
11 3 (0.73%) VBScript
12 2 (0.49%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.49%) Jython
12 2 (0.49%) Perl
12 2 (0.49%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 91 (22.09%) Security Cleared
2 62 (15.05%) SC Cleared
3 34 (8.25%) DV Cleared
4 11 (2.67%) Degree
5 7 (1.70%) ISEB
6 6 (1.46%) CISSP
6 6 (1.46%) ISTQB
7 5 (1.21%) DBS Check
7 5 (1.21%) SANS
8 3 (0.73%) CISA
8 3 (0.73%) CISM
8 3 (0.73%) GIAC
8 3 (0.73%) ISACA
8 3 (0.73%) MCSA
8 3 (0.73%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.49%) CCNP
9 2 (0.49%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.49%) OSCP
9 2 (0.49%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 2 (0.49%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (7.52%) JSP 440
2 18 (4.37%) RMADS
3 10 (2.43%) HMG Infosec
3 10 (2.43%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 8 (1.94%) PMO
4 8 (1.94%) QA
5 5 (1.21%) PCI DSS
5 5 (1.21%) PSD2
6 3 (0.73%) COBIT
6 3 (0.73%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.73%) GDPR
7 1 (0.24%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.24%) NIST 800
7 1 (0.24%) P3O
7 1 (0.24%) Solvency II
System Software
1 36 (8.74%) Docker
2 9 (2.18%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.49%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.49%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.24%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.24%) Firmware
5 1 (0.24%) HDFS
5 1 (0.24%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.24%) LXC
Systems Management
1 40 (9.71%) Kubernetes
2 7 (1.70%) Grafana
2 7 (1.70%) HP ALM
2 7 (1.70%) Kibana
3 5 (1.21%) Ansible
4 4 (0.97%) Terraform
5 3 (0.73%) FortiGate
5 3 (0.73%) OSSEC
6 2 (0.49%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.24%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (0.24%) Jamf Pro
7 1 (0.24%) Mesos
7 1 (0.24%) MIIS
7 1 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.24%) Puppet
7 1 (0.24%) SCCM
7 1 (0.24%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.24%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 100 (24.27%) SAP
2 51 (12.38%) Microsoft
3 10 (2.43%) HP
4 9 (2.18%) IBM
5 5 (1.21%) Oracle
5 5 (1.21%) Unisys
5 5 (1.21%) VMware
6 4 (0.97%) CheckPoint
7 3 (0.73%) Atlassian
7 3 (0.73%) Cisco
7 3 (0.73%) F5
7 3 (0.73%) LogRhythm
7 3 (0.73%) Veracode
8 2 (0.49%) Adobe
8 2 (0.49%) Apple
8 2 (0.49%) Google
8 2 (0.49%) Pega
8 2 (0.49%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.49%) Sitecore
8 2 (0.49%) Teradata