The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 10 8 7
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Contract jobs citing Finance 38 82 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 10.19% 16.14% 13.08%
As % of the General category 26.76% 41.84% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 54 10
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£425 £425 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £534 £750
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
- +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Average hourly rate £48.37 £12.50 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+286.92% -23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.02 £12.10 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.71 £12.90 £21.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.26 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+28.86% -5.71%
Finance
East of England

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

General Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
142 196 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 38.07% 38.58% 32.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 135 38
Average daily rate £375 £440 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.77% +17.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £329 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £538 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 4 9
Average hourly rate £11.00 £19.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.58% +56.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £12.30 £12.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.43 £28.80 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.83 £22.50 £22.47
% change year-on-year
+14.80% +0.15%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Finance
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +2 19 £438 +1.15% 2
Bedford +3 4 £300 -29.41%
Dunstable -3 4 £450 - 2
Finance
East of England

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 32 (31.37%) ERP
2 24 (23.53%) Oracle
3 23 (22.55%) SAP
4 15 (14.71%) Agresso
4 15 (14.71%) Retail
5 14 (13.73%) E-Commerce
5 14 (13.73%) Project Management
6 13 (12.75%) Cisco
6 13 (12.75%) SQL
7 12 (11.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 11 (10.78%) CCNP
8 11 (10.78%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (9.80%) Microsoft
9 10 (9.80%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (8.82%) MS Excel
10 9 (8.82%) CRM
10 9 (8.82%) Cisco ASA
10 9 (8.82%) Oracle General Ledger
11 8 (7.84%) User Acceptance Testing
11 8 (7.84%) F5
11 8 (7.84%) Cisco Nexus
11 8 (7.84%) PRINCE2
11 8 (7.84%) OLAP
11 8 (7.84%) ETL
11 8 (7.84%) Juniper
11 8 (7.84%) Data Centre
12 7 (6.86%) Oracle Payables
12 7 (6.86%) Oracle Receivables
12 7 (6.86%) Oracle Assets
12 7 (6.86%) Technical Architecture

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 (1.96%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (1.96%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.98%) SAS
2 1 (0.98%) NetWeaver
2 1 (0.98%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 9 (8.82%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.88%) MS Office
3 3 (2.94%) MS Project
3 3 (2.94%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.96%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 15 (14.71%) Agresso
2 9 (8.82%) Oracle General Ledger
3 7 (6.86%) Oracle Payables
3 7 (6.86%) Oracle Receivables
3 7 (6.86%) Oracle Assets
4 5 (4.90%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (4.90%) SAP FI
5 4 (3.92%) Oracle Financials
5 4 (3.92%) SAP FI/CO
5 4 (3.92%) SAP CO
6 3 (2.94%) Oracle iProcurement
7 2 (1.96%) Oracle Cash Management
7 2 (1.96%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.98%) Cognos TM1
8 1 (0.98%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.98%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.98%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.96%) SaaS
2 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.98%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.82%) Cisco ASA
2 8 (7.84%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (3.92%) IP Telephony
3 4 (3.92%) VoIP
4 3 (2.94%) Firewall
5 2 (1.96%) WAN
5 2 (1.96%) LAN
6 1 (0.98%) Wireless
6 1 (0.98%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.84%) OLAP
2 5 (4.90%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (3.92%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (3.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (2.94%) OLAP Cube
4 3 (2.94%) SQL Server
4 3 (2.94%) Lumira
4 3 (2.94%) SAP BW
4 3 (2.94%) SAP BI
4 3 (2.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 3 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (2.94%) DTS
4 3 (2.94%) Data Mining
4 3 (2.94%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (2.94%) BusinessObjects XI
4 3 (2.94%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 3 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.96%) Big Data
5 2 (1.96%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (1.96%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (0.98%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (0.98%) VectorCAST
General
1 15 (14.71%) Retail
2 4 (3.92%) General Ledger
2 4 (3.92%) Legal
3 2 (1.96%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.96%) Publishing
3 2 (1.96%) Local Government
4 1 (0.98%) Billing
4 1 (0.98%) Games
4 1 (0.98%) Banking
4 1 (0.98%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 24 (23.53%) Architect
1 24 (23.53%) Analyst
2 22 (21.57%) Solutions Architect
3 13 (12.75%) Business Analyst
4 12 (11.76%) Developer
5 8 (7.84%) Network Specialist
6 6 (5.88%) Project Manager
7 4 (3.92%) Data Architect
7 4 (3.92%) Data Analyst
7 4 (3.92%) Support Analyst
8 3 (2.94%) Oracle Developer
8 3 (2.94%) Business Objects Developer
8 3 (2.94%) Network Engineer
8 3 (2.94%) Trainer
8 3 (2.94%) Systems Architect
8 3 (2.94%) SAP Trainer
8 3 (2.94%) SAP Developer
8 3 (2.94%) SAP Support
8 3 (2.94%) SAP Support Analyst
8 3 (2.94%) SAP Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.94%) XML
2 2 (1.96%) Middleware
2 2 (1.96%) J2EE
2 2 (1.96%) EJB
2 2 (1.96%) CSS
2 2 (1.96%) JSP
2 2 (1.96%) Servlets
2 2 (1.96%) SOAP
2 2 (1.96%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.84%) Data Centre
2 4 (3.92%) Data Integration
2 4 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.92%) Thin Client
2 4 (3.92%) Fat Client
3 3 (2.94%) Statistics
3 3 (2.94%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.94%) Data Structures
4 2 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.96%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.98%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.98%) Celerra
5 1 (0.98%) CLARiiON
5 1 (0.98%) EMC Centera
5 1 (0.98%) EMC VMAX
5 1 (0.98%) Symmetrix DMX
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.96%) UNIX
2 1 (0.98%) Windows
2 1 (0.98%) Linux
2 1 (0.98%) VxWorks
2 1 (0.98%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (0.98%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (31.37%) ERP
2 14 (13.73%) E-Commerce
2 14 (13.73%) Project Management
3 12 (11.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 10 (9.80%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (8.82%) CRM
6 8 (7.84%) PRINCE2
6 8 (7.84%) ETL
6 8 (7.84%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (6.86%) Technical Architecture
8 6 (5.88%) Enterprise Architecture
8 6 (5.88%) Waterfall
8 6 (5.88%) ITIL
8 6 (5.88%) Data Modelling
8 6 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (5.88%) Demand Forecasting
8 6 (5.88%) Procure-to-pay
9 5 (4.90%) Service Delivery
9 5 (4.90%) Change Management
10 4 (3.92%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 13 (12.75%) SQL
2 4 (3.92%) PL/SQL
3 3 (2.94%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
4 2 (1.96%) Java
4 2 (1.96%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.98%) C++
5 1 (0.98%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.98%) Ada
Qualifications
1 11 (10.78%) CCNP
1 11 (10.78%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (2.94%) CCNA
2 3 (2.94%) Degree
3 2 (1.96%) ACCA
4 1 (0.98%) CIMA
4 1 (0.98%) ISSMP
4 1 (0.98%) MBCS
4 1 (0.98%) CISSP
4 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.98%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.98%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Certified Architect
4 1 (0.98%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.94%) SLA
1 3 (2.94%) QA
2 2 (1.96%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.98%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.98%) DO-178B
3 1 (0.98%) TickIT
3 1 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (3.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.98%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 24 (23.53%) Oracle
2 23 (22.55%) SAP
3 13 (12.75%) Cisco
4 10 (9.80%) Microsoft
5 8 (7.84%) Juniper
5 8 (7.84%) F5
6 5 (4.90%) Citrix
7 4 (3.92%) VMware
8 2 (1.96%) Pega
8 2 (1.96%) TIBCO
8 2 (1.96%) Sun
8 2 (1.96%) JD Edwards
8 2 (1.96%) Cognos
9 1 (0.98%) Adobe
9 1 (0.98%) Hyperion
9 1 (0.98%) JDA
9 1 (0.98%) NetApp
9 1 (0.98%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.98%) EMC
9 1 (0.98%) Tableau
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