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 28 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 11 6 7
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Contract jobs citing Finance 18 36 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 11.76% 18.37% 13.58%
As % of the General category 29.51% 51.43% 44.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 28 6
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£438 £433 £538
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.15% -19.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £350 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £529 £750
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £48.37 £12.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+303.04% -4.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+18.18% +3.12%
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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
61 70 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 39.87% 35.71% 30.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 56 12
Average daily rate £425 £425 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -12.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £375 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £530 £740
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £383 £388
% change year-on-year
+3.92% -1.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 1
Average hourly rate £11.00 £12.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -4.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 16 (34.78%) Oracle
1 16 (34.78%) ERP
2 11 (23.91%) SAP
3 10 (21.74%) E-Commerce
4 9 (19.57%) Agresso
5 8 (17.39%) SQL
5 8 (17.39%) Oracle General Ledger
5 8 (17.39%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 7 (15.22%) Oracle Assets
6 7 (15.22%) Oracle Payables
6 7 (15.22%) Oracle Receivables
6 7 (15.22%) MS Excel
6 7 (15.22%) PRINCE2
7 5 (10.87%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (10.87%) Project Management
7 5 (10.87%) Microsoft
7 5 (10.87%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (8.70%) Waterfall
8 4 (8.70%) ETL
8 4 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (8.70%) CRM
8 4 (8.70%) MS Office
8 4 (8.70%) Retail
8 4 (8.70%) Systems Analysis
8 4 (8.70%) Degree
8 4 (8.70%) Programme Management
8 4 (8.70%) Service Delivery
9 3 (6.52%) Change Management
9 3 (6.52%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (6.52%) Supplier Management

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 1 (2.17%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (2.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (15.22%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.70%) MS Office
3 3 (6.52%) MS Project
4 1 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (19.57%) Agresso
2 8 (17.39%) Oracle General Ledger
3 7 (15.22%) Oracle Payables
3 7 (15.22%) Oracle Receivables
3 7 (15.22%) Oracle Assets
4 3 (6.52%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (6.52%) Oracle iProcurement
5 2 (4.35%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (4.35%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (4.35%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (2.17%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) SaaS
2 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) VoIP
1 2 (4.35%) IP Telephony
2 1 (2.17%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (2.17%) LAN
2 1 (2.17%) WAN
2 1 (2.17%) Firewall
2 1 (2.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.35%) OLAP
2 1 (2.17%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.17%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.17%) SAP BW
2 1 (2.17%) SAP BI
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle OLAP
2 1 (2.17%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (2.17%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 1 (2.17%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.17%) Big Data
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (2.17%) Amazon Redshift
2 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.17%) Lumira
Development Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (2.17%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (2.17%) VectorCAST
General
1 4 (8.70%) Retail
2 3 (6.52%) General Ledger
3 2 (4.35%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.17%) Games
4 1 (2.17%) Banking
4 1 (2.17%) Local Government
4 1 (2.17%) Back Office
4 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.17%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (32.61%) Architect
2 14 (30.43%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (13.04%) Analyst
4 5 (10.87%) Project Manager
4 5 (10.87%) Developer
4 5 (10.87%) Business Analyst
5 3 (6.52%) Data Architect
5 3 (6.52%) Systems Architect
6 2 (4.35%) Network Specialist
6 2 (4.35%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Systems Developer
7 1 (2.17%) Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (2.17%) Project Coordinator
7 1 (2.17%) Business Objects Developer
7 1 (2.17%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (2.17%) Technical Leader
7 1 (2.17%) Senior Network Specialist
7 1 (2.17%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
7 1 (2.17%) Financial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.35%) XML
2 1 (2.17%) Middleware
2 1 (2.17%) J2EE
2 1 (2.17%) EJB
2 1 (2.17%) CSS
2 1 (2.17%) JSP
2 1 (2.17%) Servlets
2 1 (2.17%) SOAP
2 1 (2.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.35%) Thin Client
1 2 (4.35%) Fat Client
1 2 (4.35%) Data Integration
1 2 (4.35%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.17%) UNIX
1 1 (2.17%) Windows
1 1 (2.17%) Linux
1 1 (2.17%) VxWorks
1 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (34.78%) ERP
2 10 (21.74%) E-Commerce
3 8 (17.39%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 7 (15.22%) PRINCE2
5 5 (10.87%) Project Management
5 5 (10.87%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (10.87%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (8.70%) Waterfall
6 4 (8.70%) Programme Management
6 4 (8.70%) Systems Analysis
6 4 (8.70%) CRM
6 4 (8.70%) Service Delivery
6 4 (8.70%) ETL
6 4 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (6.52%) Change Management
7 3 (6.52%) Supplier Management
7 3 (6.52%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (6.52%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (6.52%) Campaign Management
8 2 (4.35%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.39%) SQL
2 2 (4.35%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.17%) Ada
3 1 (2.17%) C++
3 1 (2.17%) Java
3 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (8.70%) Degree
2 2 (4.35%) CCNP
2 2 (4.35%) CCNA
2 2 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.17%) ACCA
3 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.17%) SLA
1 1 (2.17%) TickIT
1 1 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.17%) QA
1 1 (2.17%) DO-178B
System Software
1 2 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 16 (34.78%) Oracle
2 11 (23.91%) SAP
3 5 (10.87%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.35%) Sun
4 2 (4.35%) Citrix
4 2 (4.35%) JD Edwards
4 2 (4.35%) VMware
4 2 (4.35%) Cisco
5 1 (2.17%) Pega
5 1 (2.17%) Tableau
5 1 (2.17%) Lumesse
5 1 (2.17%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.17%) TIBCO
5 1 (2.17%) Cognos
5 1 (2.17%) Hyperion
5 1 (2.17%) JDA
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