The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Banbury region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 14 14 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Banbury 73.68% 66.67% 50.00%
As % of the General category 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 11 6
Average daily rate £495 £410 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.73% -8.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £300 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £463 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £16.50 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+66.66% +4.76%
Finance
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Banbury region.

General Category
Banbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
14 14 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Banbury 73.68% 66.67% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 11 6
Average daily rate £495 £410 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.73% -8.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £300 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £459 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.75 £25.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+31.00% +16.27%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Banbury

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Finance across the Banbury region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Banbury

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Banbury

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Finance across the Banbury region.

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Banbury

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in Banbury

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Banbury region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in Banbury

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Banbury

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

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Banbury

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Banbury

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Banbury region citing Finance also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Finance.

1 14 (42.42%) Banking
2 13 (39.39%) Microsoft
3 9 (27.27%) Project Management
3 9 (27.27%) PRINCE2
3 9 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (24.24%) MS Excel
5 7 (21.21%) SQL
5 7 (21.21%) SQL Server
5 7 (21.21%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (18.18%) TOGAF
7 5 (15.15%) Change Management
7 5 (15.15%) Programme Management
8 4 (12.12%) T-SQL
8 4 (12.12%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (12.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (9.09%) Project Governance
9 3 (9.09%) Data Migration
9 3 (9.09%) Test Scripting
9 3 (9.09%) Credit Risk
9 3 (9.09%) Migration
9 3 (9.09%) Supplier Management
9 3 (9.09%) Data Modelling
9 3 (9.09%) MS Project
9 3 (9.09%) Basel II
9 3 (9.09%) HP
9 3 (9.09%) ISEB
10 2 (6.06%) HP UFT
10 2 (6.06%) WinRunner
10 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
10 2 (6.06%) E-Commerce

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Banbury by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Banbury region citing Finance also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Finance. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (24.24%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.09%) MS Project
3 2 (6.06%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) Firewall
1 1 (3.03%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.21%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.12%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (12.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (3.03%) QlikView
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) HP UFT
1 2 (6.06%) WinRunner
2 1 (3.03%) QARun
2 1 (3.03%) TestDirector
General
1 14 (42.42%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (42.42%) Analyst
2 7 (21.21%) Financial Analyst
3 6 (18.18%) Architect
3 6 (18.18%) Project Manager
4 5 (15.15%) Business Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Business Intelligence Manager
5 4 (12.12%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
5 4 (12.12%) Finance Business Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) PMO Manager
6 3 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Architect
6 3 (9.09%) Service Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (6.06%) Business Change Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Data Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Financial Services Business Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) PMO Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Report Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Manager
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Project Manager
7 2 (6.06%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Credit Risk
2 1 (3.03%) Data Integration
2 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.03%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) Linux
1 1 (3.03%) Unix
1 1 (3.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
1 9 (27.27%) PRINCE2
1 9 (27.27%) Project Management
2 7 (21.21%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (18.18%) TOGAF
4 5 (15.15%) Change Management
4 5 (15.15%) Programme Management
5 3 (9.09%) Data Migration
5 3 (9.09%) Data Modelling
5 3 (9.09%) Migration
5 3 (9.09%) Project Governance
5 3 (9.09%) Supplier Management
5 3 (9.09%) Test Scripting
6 2 (6.06%) Business Analysis
6 2 (6.06%) E-Commerce
6 2 (6.06%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (3.03%) CRM
7 1 (3.03%) Load Testing
7 1 (3.03%) Test Management
7 1 (3.03%) UML
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.21%) SQL
2 4 (12.12%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) ISEB
2 2 (6.06%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.03%) Degree
3 1 (3.03%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (3.03%) MCSE
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.03%) PMI Certification
3 1 (3.03%) PMP
3 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) Basel II
2 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.03%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.03%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (39.39%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.09%) HP
3 1 (3.03%) NetApp
3 1 (3.03%) SAP
3 1 (3.03%) VMware