The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 5 8 2
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Contract jobs citing Finance 25 25 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 14.97% 12.38% 21.92%
As % of the General category 38.46% 33.33% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 13 13
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£550 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.41% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £333 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £490 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £36.25 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £19.39
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +0.56%
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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 Luton region.

General Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
65 75 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 38.92% 37.13% 32.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 45 20
Average daily rate £500 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £380 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £525 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 £37.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £25.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-2.00% -9.09%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Luton

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Luton region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

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

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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 12 (32.43%) SAP
1 12 (32.43%) E-Commerce
2 10 (27.03%) ERP
2 10 (27.03%) Oracle
3 9 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (21.62%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (16.22%) Agresso
5 6 (16.22%) Programme Management
5 6 (16.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 5 (13.51%) Degree
6 5 (13.51%) Telecoms
6 5 (13.51%) PRINCE2
7 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
7 4 (10.81%) ETL
7 4 (10.81%) SQL
7 4 (10.81%) XML
7 4 (10.81%) DTV
7 4 (10.81%) Project Management
7 4 (10.81%) Electronics
7 4 (10.81%) Manufacturing
7 4 (10.81%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (10.81%) Marketing
7 4 (10.81%) Digital Marketing
7 4 (10.81%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (10.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 4 (10.81%) Data Integration
7 4 (10.81%) Oracle General Ledger
8 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (8.11%) Amazon AWS
8 3 (8.11%) Waterfall

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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 (5.41%) IIS
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Project
2 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (16.22%) Agresso
2 4 (10.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (10.81%) Oracle General Ledger
3 3 (8.11%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (8.11%) Oracle Receivables
3 3 (8.11%) Oracle Assets
4 2 (5.41%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (5.41%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (8.11%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.41%) SaaS
3 1 (2.70%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.70%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) Internet
2 1 (2.70%) Firewall
2 1 (2.70%) Wireless
2 1 (2.70%) IP Telephony
2 1 (2.70%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (2.70%) LAN
2 1 (2.70%) VoIP
2 1 (2.70%) WAN
2 1 (2.70%) DHCP
2 1 (2.70%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.70%) OLAP
1 1 (2.70%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (2.70%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (2.70%) SAP BW
1 1 (2.70%) SAP BI
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle OLAP
1 1 (2.70%) BusinessObjects XI
1 1 (2.70%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (13.51%) Telecoms
2 4 (10.81%) Electronics
2 4 (10.81%) Manufacturing
2 4 (10.81%) Marketing
3 3 (8.11%) General Ledger
4 2 (5.41%) Legal
5 1 (2.70%) Games
5 1 (2.70%) Banking
5 1 (2.70%) Retail
5 1 (2.70%) Back Office
5 1 (2.70%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 15 (40.54%) Architect
2 14 (37.84%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (10.81%) Project Manager
3 4 (10.81%) Developer
4 3 (8.11%) Systems Architect
5 2 (5.41%) Data Architect
5 2 (5.41%) Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Business Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Programme Manager
5 2 (5.41%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (2.70%) Cisco Specialist
6 1 (2.70%) SAP Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Technical Business Analyst
6 1 (2.70%) Network Specialist
6 1 (2.70%) IT Audit Manager
6 1 (2.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Web Architect
6 1 (2.70%) Web Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.81%) XML
2 3 (8.11%) Web Services
3 2 (5.41%) REST
3 2 (5.41%) .NET
3 2 (5.41%) Middleware
3 2 (5.41%) JSON
4 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) DTV
1 4 (10.81%) Data Integration
2 1 (2.70%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.70%) Fat Client
2 1 (2.70%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.11%) Windows
2 2 (5.41%) Linux
3 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (32.43%) E-Commerce
2 10 (27.03%) ERP
3 9 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (21.62%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (16.22%) Programme Management
5 6 (16.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 5 (13.51%) PRINCE2
7 4 (10.81%) ETL
7 4 (10.81%) Project Management
7 4 (10.81%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (10.81%) Digital Marketing
7 4 (10.81%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (8.11%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (8.11%) Waterfall
8 3 (8.11%) Change Management
9 2 (5.41%) Risk Management
9 2 (5.41%) SOA
9 2 (5.41%) Project Planning
9 2 (5.41%) Service Delivery
9 2 (5.41%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.81%) SQL
2 1 (2.70%) Python
2 1 (2.70%) Ruby
2 1 (2.70%) Golang
2 1 (2.70%) C#
2 1 (2.70%) PHP
2 1 (2.70%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) CCNP
2 1 (2.70%) CCNA
2 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.70%) ACCA
2 1 (2.70%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) QA
2 1 (2.70%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.70%) TickIT
2 1 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) SCCM
1 1 (2.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (32.43%) SAP
2 10 (27.03%) Oracle
3 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.41%) KANA
4 2 (5.41%) hybris
5 1 (2.70%) Citrix
5 1 (2.70%) JDA
5 1 (2.70%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.70%) Business Objects
5 1 (2.70%) Cisco
5 1 (2.70%) IBM
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