The first 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Banbury region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 1 3 6
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Contract jobs citing Finance 8 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Banbury 44.44% 27.27% 6.67%
As % of the General category 80.00% 46.15% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 1
Average daily rate £350 £325 £755
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -56.95%
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.25 £19.39 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-5.87% -22.44%
General Category
Banbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
10 13 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Banbury 55.56% 59.09% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 3
Average daily rate £475 £325 £738
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.15% -55.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £426
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £398 £755
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
Finance
Oxfordshire

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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 2014, 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 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (25.00%) SQL
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle
3 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
3 3 (18.75%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (18.75%) Windows
3 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
3 3 (18.75%) Firewall
3 3 (18.75%) Banking
3 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 2 (12.50%) Jaspersoft
4 2 (12.50%) WebSphere
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (12.50%) Java
5 1 (6.25%) ISEB
5 1 (6.25%) Project Management
5 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
5 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
5 1 (6.25%) DNS
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
5 1 (6.25%) MS Office
5 1 (6.25%) ITIL
5 1 (6.25%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Workflow
5 1 (6.25%) Publishing
5 1 (6.25%) Migration
5 1 (6.25%) Marketing
5 1 (6.25%) InfoPath

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Banbury by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 (12.50%) WebSphere
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
1 1 (6.25%) InfoPath
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) Firewall
2 1 (6.25%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
1 3 (18.75%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (18.75%) Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
2 1 (6.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (18.75%) Developer
1 3 (18.75%) Crystal Reports Developer
1 3 (18.75%) Report Developer
1 3 (18.75%) Project Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Business Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Architect
2 2 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) DBA
3 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (6.25%) Administrator
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (6.25%) SharePoint Administrator
3 1 (6.25%) Lead Business Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Strategy Manager
3 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Digital Project Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Manager
3 1 (6.25%) IT Programme Manager
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (6.25%) Use Case
3 1 (6.25%) Time Management
3 1 (6.25%) Data Migration
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL
3 1 (6.25%) Project Management
3 1 (6.25%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (6.25%) Workflow
3 1 (6.25%) Migration
3 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) ISEB
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) Jaspersoft
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft