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 27 April 2015 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 1 1 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Contract jobs citing Finance 9 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Banbury 42.86% 42.11% 30.00%
As % of the General category 69.23% 80.00% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 3
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£475 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% +7.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £23.00 £19.39
% change year-on-year
-23.91% +18.61%
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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
13 10 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Banbury 61.90% 52.63% 60.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 8
Average daily rate £450 £340 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.35% +4.61%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.66%

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
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 27 April 2015, 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 8 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) Marketing
2 7 (29.17%) Digital Marketing
2 7 (29.17%) SAP
2 7 (29.17%) Windows
2 7 (29.17%) WAN
3 6 (25.00%) DTV
3 6 (25.00%) LAN
3 6 (25.00%) Electronics
3 6 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 6 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 6 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 6 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 5 (20.83%) Migration
4 5 (20.83%) Cisco
4 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
5 4 (16.67%) Project Management
5 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
5 4 (16.67%) Banking
6 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (12.50%) SQL
6 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
6 3 (12.50%) Windows 7
7 2 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (8.33%) Test Scripting
7 2 (8.33%) Network Security
7 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (8.33%) T-SQL
7 2 (8.33%) MS Excel

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Banbury by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) PowerPivot
2 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 7 (29.17%) WAN
2 6 (25.00%) LAN
3 2 (8.33%) OSPF
3 2 (8.33%) BGP
3 2 (8.33%) EIGRP
3 2 (8.33%) Firewall
3 2 (8.33%) Network Security
3 2 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (4.17%) Wireless
4 1 (4.17%) VoIP
4 1 (4.17%) WLAN
4 1 (4.17%) Internet
4 1 (4.17%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Power View
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 8 (33.33%) Marketing
2 6 (25.00%) Electronics
2 6 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 6 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 4 (16.67%) Banking
4 1 (4.17%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Analyst
2 5 (20.83%) Architect
2 5 (20.83%) Business Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Project Manager
4 3 (12.50%) Test Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Network Architect
5 2 (8.33%) MI Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) PMO Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Network Security Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Security Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Test Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Network Manager
6 1 (4.17%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Architect
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) DTV
2 3 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 7 (29.17%) Windows
2 3 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (29.17%) Digital Marketing
3 6 (25.00%) Programme Management
4 5 (20.83%) Migration
5 4 (16.67%) Project Management
6 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (8.33%) Test Scripting
7 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2
7 2 (8.33%) Business Analysis
7 2 (8.33%) Supplier Management
8 1 (4.17%) Project Planning
8 1 (4.17%) Resource Management
8 1 (4.17%) CRM
8 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce
8 1 (4.17%) Data Migration
8 1 (4.17%) Coaching
8 1 (4.17%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) CCNA
1 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) SCCM
1 1 (4.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) SAP
2 5 (20.83%) Cisco
2 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.17%) HP
3 1 (4.17%) NetApp
3 1 (4.17%) JD Edwards
3 1 (4.17%) Symantec
3 1 (4.17%) VMware