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 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 7 8 3
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Contract jobs citing Finance 21 17 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 14.29% 12.23% 19.58%
As % of the General category 35.00% 27.87% 52.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 14 23
Median daily rate £425 £550 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.72% +29.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £252 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £609 £625 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Median hourly rate £48.43 £51.30 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.60% +327.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £19.25 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.94%
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
60 61 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 40.82% 43.88% 37.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 53 45
Median daily rate £475 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £210 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £625 £536
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Median hourly rate £46.07 £51.30 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.19% +327.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.17%

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 27 June 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 27 June 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%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (21.43%) Business Analysis
2 6 (21.43%) E-Commerce
2 6 (21.43%) Data Modelling
3 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
3 5 (17.86%) C
3 5 (17.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (14.29%) DNS
4 4 (14.29%) Windows
4 4 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (14.29%) Use Case
4 4 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (10.71%) IronPort
5 3 (10.71%) Skype for Business
5 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (10.71%) Windows 2000 Server
5 3 (10.71%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (10.71%) MS Exchange
5 3 (10.71%) Active Directory
5 3 (10.71%) HP
5 3 (10.71%) Dell
5 3 (10.71%) SMTP
5 3 (10.71%) DHCP
5 3 (10.71%) Cisco
5 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (10.71%) GAP Analysis
5 3 (10.71%) Back Office
5 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (10.71%) Mobile App

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 3 (10.71%) MS Exchange
1 3 (10.71%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.57%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (3.57%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.57%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) DNS
2 3 (10.71%) DHCP
2 3 (10.71%) SMTP
3 1 (3.57%) Ethernet
3 1 (3.57%) LAN
3 1 (3.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
1 2 (7.14%) OLAP
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.57%) Amazon Redshift
2 1 (3.57%) Big Data
2 1 (3.57%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (3.57%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Xcode
2 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.57%) Subversion
General
1 3 (10.71%) Back Office
2 2 (7.14%) General Ledger
2 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.57%) Legal
3 1 (3.57%) Publishing
3 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Analyst
1 8 (28.57%) Business Analyst
2 6 (21.43%) Project Manager
3 4 (14.29%) Architect
3 4 (14.29%) Business Systems Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Finance Business Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Financial Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Applications Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Business Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Business Project Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Finance Systems Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) iOS Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Objective-C Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) Android SDK
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Data Centre
1 3 (10.71%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (10.71%) Mobile App
2 2 (7.14%) Data Structures
2 2 (7.14%) iPad
2 2 (7.14%) iPhone
3 1 (3.57%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.57%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Cloud
3 1 (3.57%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (3.57%) Verilog
3 1 (3.57%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) Windows
2 3 (10.71%) Windows 2000 Server
2 3 (10.71%) Windows Server
2 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (7.14%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.57%) Android
4 1 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (21.43%) Business Analysis
2 6 (21.43%) Data Modelling
2 6 (21.43%) E-Commerce
3 5 (17.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (14.29%) Use Case
5 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (10.71%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 3 (10.71%) GAP Analysis
5 3 (10.71%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (10.71%) Web Filtering
6 2 (7.14%) Data Flow Diagram
6 2 (7.14%) Expense Management
6 2 (7.14%) iOS Development
6 2 (7.14%) Logical Data Model
6 2 (7.14%) SDLC
6 2 (7.14%) Service Design
6 2 (7.14%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) C
2 2 (7.14%) Apple Swift
2 2 (7.14%) C++
2 2 (7.14%) Java
2 2 (7.14%) Objective-C
3 1 (3.57%) Ada
3 1 (3.57%) MATLAB
3 1 (3.57%) Perl
3 1 (3.57%) Python
3 1 (3.57%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) VCP5
1 1 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) DO-254
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.57%) Firmware
2 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.71%) Cisco
2 3 (10.71%) Dell
2 3 (10.71%) HP
2 3 (10.71%) IronPort
3 2 (7.14%) Concur
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle
3 2 (7.14%) Tableau
4 1 (3.57%) Civica
4 1 (3.57%) Cognos
4 1 (3.57%) Google
4 1 (3.57%) Veeam
4 1 (3.57%) VMware