Period
to 22 May 2018

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 22 May 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
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1 -1
Contract jobs citing Finance 270 421 313
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 25.64% 31.87% 23.84%
As % of the General category 61.36% 76.27% 72.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 303 229
Wiltshire median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -8.57%
10th Percentile £322 £261 £278
90th Percentile £665 £588 £575
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £378
% change year-on-year +6.25% +5.96% -6.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - £18.00
South West median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -5.00% +9.09% +22.22%

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 440 552 434
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 41.79% 41.79% 33.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 317 376 309
Wiltshire median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £307 £239 £262
90th Percentile £639 £588 £575
South West median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 9
Wiltshire median hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.29% -9.09% +70.39%
10th Percentile £26.23 £27.56 £27.40
90th Percentile £43.75 £53.50 £88.15
South West median hourly rate £30.00 £38.50 £42.00
% change year-on-year -22.08% -8.33% +15.38%

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 22 May 2018.

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 22 May 2018. 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 0 199 £450 - 22
Corsham -10 6 £375 -7.98% 1
Marlborough - 4 £480 - 2
Chippenham -1 3 £225 -33.33% 4
Salisbury -6 3 £225 -23.73% 7
Finance
South West

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Finance.

1 76 (28.15%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (17.04%) Banking
3 44 (16.30%) Business Intelligence
4 40 (14.81%) Security Cleared
5 35 (12.96%) SAP
6 32 (11.85%) SQL
6 32 (11.85%) .NET
7 31 (11.48%) Manufacturing
8 30 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
9 29 (10.74%) Telecoms
10 28 (10.37%) Docker
11 27 (10.00%) DevOps
11 27 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
12 26 (9.63%) Microsoft
12 26 (9.63%) Marketing
13 25 (9.26%) SC Cleared
13 25 (9.26%) Programme Management
14 24 (8.89%) Electronics
14 24 (8.89%) Digital Marketing
15 23 (8.52%) Amazon AWS
15 23 (8.52%) Scrum
15 23 (8.52%) Kubernetes
16 22 (8.15%) Problem-Solving
17 21 (7.78%) JavaScript
17 21 (7.78%) C#
18 20 (7.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
18 20 (7.41%) JIRA
19 19 (7.04%) Linux
19 19 (7.04%) SharePoint
19 19 (7.04%) Data Centre

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 19 (7.04%) SharePoint
2 13 (4.81%) IIS
3 10 (3.70%) Confluence
4 4 (1.48%) SAS
5 3 (1.11%) Apache
5 3 (1.11%) Cloud Foundry
5 3 (1.11%) CloudStack
5 3 (1.11%) OpenStack
5 3 (1.11%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.11%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.74%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (0.74%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (0.74%) Skype for Business
6 2 (0.74%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.37%) CMS
7 1 (0.37%) Marvel
7 1 (0.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (2.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (1.85%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.85%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (0.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.74%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.37%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.37%) InVision
Business Applications
1 9 (3.33%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (2.96%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (1.11%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (0.74%) BASE24
4 2 (0.74%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 2 (0.74%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (0.74%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.37%) FastStats
5 1 (0.37%) FastStats PeopleStage
5 1 (0.37%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.37%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.37%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 23 (8.52%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (3.70%) Office 365
4 5 (1.85%) SaaS
4 5 (1.85%) Sauce Labs
5 4 (1.48%) npm
5 4 (1.48%) NuGet
5 4 (1.48%) PaaS
6 3 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (1.11%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (1.11%) IaaS
7 2 (0.74%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (0.74%) CloudFront
7 2 (0.74%) OpenShift
7 2 (0.74%) Serverless
8 1 (0.37%) Adobe Analytics
8 1 (0.37%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 1 (0.37%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.96%) WAN
2 7 (2.59%) Firewall
2 7 (2.59%) VPN
3 5 (1.85%) Internet
3 5 (1.85%) SSH
4 4 (1.48%) MPLS
5 3 (1.11%) HTTP
5 3 (1.11%) HTTPS
5 3 (1.11%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (1.11%) IP Telephony
5 3 (1.11%) LAN
5 3 (1.11%) SAN
5 3 (1.11%) SMTP
5 3 (1.11%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.11%) Telnet
6 2 (0.74%) DNS
6 2 (0.74%) Skype
6 2 (0.74%) SMS
6 2 (0.74%) SNMP
6 2 (0.74%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (4.81%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.33%) DB2
3 8 (2.96%) MOLAP
3 8 (2.96%) ROLAP
4 7 (2.59%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (2.22%) Power BI
6 4 (1.48%) Azure SQL Database
6 4 (1.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.11%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (1.11%) Base SAS
7 3 (1.11%) Big Data
7 3 (1.11%) MongoDB
7 3 (1.11%) Oracle ODI
7 3 (1.11%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 3 (1.11%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 3 (1.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.74%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.74%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (0.74%) Semantic Layer
8 2 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 20 (7.41%) JIRA
2 16 (5.93%) Git (software)
3 12 (4.44%) Jenkins
4 9 (3.33%) Bitbucket
5 8 (2.96%) Selenium
6 7 (2.59%) WebStorm
7 6 (2.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 6 (2.22%) Cucumber
8 4 (1.48%) JMeter
8 4 (1.48%) Sonatype Nexus
9 3 (1.11%) Artifactory
9 3 (1.11%) ERwin
9 3 (1.11%) Maven
9 3 (1.11%) SonarQube
9 3 (1.11%) Visual Studio
9 3 (1.11%) Visual Studio Code
9 3 (1.11%) WebDriver
10 2 (0.74%) HP UFT
10 2 (0.74%) SpecFlow
10 2 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 46 (17.04%) Banking
2 31 (11.48%) Manufacturing
3 29 (10.74%) Telecoms
4 26 (9.63%) Marketing
5 24 (8.89%) Electronics
6 10 (3.70%) Military
7 9 (3.33%) Retail
8 8 (2.96%) Retail Banking
9 7 (2.59%) Financial Institution
10 6 (2.22%) Law
11 5 (1.85%) Back Office
12 4 (1.48%) Automotive
13 3 (1.11%) Billing
14 2 (0.74%) General Ledger
14 2 (0.74%) Legal
15 1 (0.37%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 50 (18.52%) Architect
2 46 (17.04%) Developer
3 33 (12.22%) Analyst
4 28 (10.37%) Solutions Architect
5 18 (6.67%) Consultant
6 15 (5.56%) Business Analyst
7 14 (5.19%) .NET Architect
8 13 (4.81%) DevOps Engineer
9 12 (4.44%) Designer
10 9 (3.33%) Project Manager
11 8 (2.96%) .NET Solutions Architect
11 8 (2.96%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 8 (2.96%) Delivery Manager
11 8 (2.96%) React Developer
11 8 (2.96%) Security Consultant
12 7 (2.59%) AWS Engineer
12 7 (2.59%) Senior Architect
13 6 (2.22%) .NET Developer
13 6 (2.22%) IT Manager
13 6 (2.22%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (11.85%) .NET
2 17 (6.30%) HTML
3 16 (5.93%) React
4 14 (5.19%) ASP.NET
4 14 (5.19%) CSS
4 14 (5.19%) REST
5 12 (4.44%) .NET Core
6 11 (4.07%) .NET Framework
6 11 (4.07%) AngularJS
7 8 (2.96%) HTML5
8 7 (2.59%) Sass
8 7 (2.59%) XML
9 6 (2.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 6 (2.22%) Web Services
10 5 (1.85%) ASP.NET Web API
10 5 (1.85%) jQuery
10 5 (1.85%) Node.js
11 4 (1.48%) Jest
11 4 (1.48%) RAML
11 4 (1.48%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 27 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (7.04%) Data Centre
3 16 (5.93%) Mainframe
4 13 (4.81%) User Experience
5 8 (2.96%) Management Information System
5 8 (2.96%) Virtual Team
6 7 (2.59%) iPad
6 7 (2.59%) RIA
7 5 (1.85%) DataPower
7 5 (1.85%) Greenfield Project
7 5 (1.85%) Hybrid Cloud
8 4 (1.48%) Online Banking
8 4 (1.48%) PKI
8 4 (1.48%) Private Cloud
9 3 (1.11%) Data Structures
9 3 (1.11%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.74%) SWIFT
11 1 (0.37%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 1 (0.37%) Mobile Banking
11 1 (0.37%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 19 (7.04%) Linux
2 16 (5.93%) Windows
3 14 (5.19%) Unix
4 7 (2.59%) Windows Server
5 4 (1.48%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.11%) AIX
6 3 (1.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.37%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.37%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.37%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (28.15%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (16.30%) Business Intelligence
3 30 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 27 (10.00%) DevOps
5 25 (9.26%) Programme Management
6 24 (8.89%) Digital Marketing
7 23 (8.52%) Scrum
8 22 (8.15%) Problem-Solving
9 20 (7.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 17 (6.30%) Migration
11 13 (4.81%) Microservices
11 13 (4.81%) Project Management
11 13 (4.81%) TDD
12 12 (4.44%) Risk Management
13 11 (4.07%) BDD
13 11 (4.07%) Business Analysis
13 11 (4.07%) Data Modelling
14 10 (3.70%) Test Scripting
15 9 (3.33%) Mentoring
15 9 (3.33%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (11.85%) SQL
2 21 (7.78%) C#
2 21 (7.78%) JavaScript
3 17 (6.30%) Python
4 12 (4.44%) Bash Shell
4 12 (4.44%) Java
5 9 (3.33%) Ruby
6 7 (2.59%) Groovy
6 7 (2.59%) TypeScript
7 3 (1.11%) C
7 3 (1.11%) F#
7 3 (1.11%) SAS Macro
7 3 (1.11%) Scala
8 2 (0.74%) Assembly Language
8 2 (0.74%) COBOL
8 2 (0.74%) ES6
8 2 (0.74%) PL/SQL
8 2 (0.74%) PowerShell
8 2 (0.74%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.74%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 40 (14.81%) Security Cleared
2 25 (9.26%) SC Cleared
3 13 (4.81%) DV Cleared
4 10 (3.70%) CISSP
5 5 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (1.48%) CCNA
6 4 (1.48%) ISEB
6 4 (1.48%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (1.11%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.74%) APMP
8 2 (0.74%) CESG Certified Professional
8 2 (0.74%) Degree
8 2 (0.74%) GIAC
8 2 (0.74%) ISACA
9 1 (0.37%) AWS Certification
9 1 (0.37%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.37%) CISMP
9 1 (0.37%) CITP
9 1 (0.37%) CLAS
9 1 (0.37%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.70%) PMO
2 9 (3.33%) JSP 440
3 4 (1.48%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.11%) GCP
4 3 (1.11%) GDPR
4 3 (1.11%) PSD2
4 3 (1.11%) QA
4 3 (1.11%) SLA
5 2 (0.74%) IFRS
6 1 (0.37%) COBIT
6 1 (0.37%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.37%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.37%) GAAP
6 1 (0.37%) SEPA
System Software
1 28 (10.37%) Docker
2 8 (2.96%) Active Directory
3 7 (2.59%) PowerHA
4 3 (1.11%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.11%) Xen
Systems Management
1 23 (8.52%) Kubernetes
2 8 (2.96%) Ansible
3 4 (1.48%) SCOM
3 4 (1.48%) Terraform
4 3 (1.11%) Grafana
4 3 (1.11%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (1.11%) Puppet
4 3 (1.11%) SCCM
5 2 (0.74%) FortiGate
5 2 (0.74%) OSSEC
5 2 (0.74%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.37%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (0.37%) Control-M
6 1 (0.37%) Endace
6 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 35 (12.96%) SAP
2 26 (9.63%) Microsoft
3 12 (4.44%) Oracle
4 11 (4.07%) Cisco
4 11 (4.07%) IBM
5 10 (3.70%) Atlassian
6 9 (3.33%) Unisys
7 8 (2.96%) VMware
8 6 (2.22%) CheckPoint
8 6 (2.22%) Splunk
9 5 (1.85%) AppDynamics
9 5 (1.85%) Veracode
10 4 (1.48%) Apigee
10 4 (1.48%) Tableau
11 3 (1.11%) Citrix
11 3 (1.11%) DataFlux
11 3 (1.11%) NetApp
11 3 (1.11%) Red Hat
11 3 (1.11%) SaltStack
11 3 (1.11%) ServiceNow