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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 11 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 7 21 22
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +1
Contract jobs citing Finance 13 8 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 11.21% 5.00% 8.99%
As % of the General category 52.00% 17.02% 27.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 14
Median daily rate £525 £463 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.51% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £392 £240 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £507 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £50.78 £45.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +11.77%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £21.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+27.90% +30.30%
Finance
Bedfordshire

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
25 47 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 21.55% 29.38% 32.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 33 51
Median daily rate £525 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £171 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £588 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 3
Median hourly rate £14.00 £27.00 £43.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.14% -38.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.34 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-15.12% +10.00%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Luton region citing Finance as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 11 December 2016.

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 11 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Finance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Luton region with a requirement for Finance.

1 7 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 7 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (17.86%) Oracle
2 5 (17.86%) Business Analysis
2 5 (17.86%) Use Case
3 4 (14.29%) Service Design
3 4 (14.29%) Data Flow Diagram
3 4 (14.29%) Concur
3 4 (14.29%) Expense Management
3 4 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 4 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 4 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
4 3 (10.71%) Quality Management
4 3 (10.71%) Service Delivery
4 3 (10.71%) XML
4 3 (10.71%) SQL
4 3 (10.71%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (10.71%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 3 (10.71%) Logistics
4 3 (10.71%) Manufacturing
5 2 (7.14%) Programme Management
5 2 (7.14%) Banking
5 2 (7.14%) Retail
5 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.14%) Service Management
5 2 (7.14%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (7.14%) ITIL
5 2 (7.14%) Java
5 2 (7.14%) OLAP
5 2 (7.14%) OO

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.57%) Skype for Business
1 1 (3.57%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (3.57%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) DHCP
1 1 (3.57%) DNS
1 1 (3.57%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (7.14%) OLAP
3 1 (3.57%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (3.57%) Big Data
3 1 (3.57%) Data Mart
3 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.57%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.57%) MS Access
3 1 (3.57%) OLTP
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Cucumber
1 1 (3.57%) Selenium
General
1 3 (10.71%) Manufacturing
2 2 (7.14%) Banking
2 2 (7.14%) Retail
3 1 (3.57%) Billing
3 1 (3.57%) Games
3 1 (3.57%) Marketing
3 1 (3.57%) Publishing
3 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (21.43%) Analyst
1 6 (21.43%) Business Analyst
2 5 (17.86%) Finance Business Analyst
2 5 (17.86%) Financial Analyst
2 5 (17.86%) Head of Infrastructure
3 4 (14.29%) Business Systems Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Finance Systems Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Architect
4 3 (10.71%) Project Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) Contracts Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Finance Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Finance Project Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Business Finance Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) E-Commerce Developer
6 1 (3.57%) E-Commerce Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Oracle Business Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Senior E-Commerce Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) XML
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (3.57%) Hibernate
3 1 (3.57%) Java EE
3 1 (3.57%) Java RMI
3 1 (3.57%) JSF
3 1 (3.57%) JSP
3 1 (3.57%) Middleware
3 1 (3.57%) REST
3 1 (3.57%) SOAP
3 1 (3.57%) Spring
3 1 (3.57%) Struts
3 1 (3.57%) XML-RPC
3 1 (3.57%) XSL
3 1 (3.57%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.57%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.57%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.57%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Windows
1 1 (3.57%) Windows 2000 Server
1 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
1 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 7 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (17.86%) Business Analysis
2 5 (17.86%) Use Case
3 4 (14.29%) Data Flow Diagram
3 4 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 4 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 4 (14.29%) Expense Management
3 4 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
3 4 (14.29%) Service Design
4 3 (10.71%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 3 (10.71%) Logistics
4 3 (10.71%) Quality Management
4 3 (10.71%) Service Delivery
5 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.14%) Change Management
5 2 (7.14%) ITSM
5 2 (7.14%) OO
5 2 (7.14%) Programme Management
5 2 (7.14%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) SQL
2 2 (7.14%) Java
3 1 (3.57%) C
3 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) QA
1 1 (3.57%) SDET
1 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Oracle
2 4 (14.29%) Concur
3 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.57%) BEA
4 1 (3.57%) Cisco
4 1 (3.57%) Cognos
4 1 (3.57%) Dell
4 1 (3.57%) HP
4 1 (3.57%) IronPort
4 1 (3.57%) Tableau
4 1 (3.57%) Teradata