The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 19 16 7
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -9
Contract jobs citing Finance 31 12 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 7.56% 6.78% 13.46%
As % of the General category 22.46% 32.43% 52.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 5 27
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£343 £388 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.61% -22.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £283 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £438 £556
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -14.28%
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Oxfordshire

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

General Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
138 37 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 33.66% 20.90% 25.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 20 42
Average daily rate £475 £365 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.13% -27.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £241 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £541 £468 £553
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 2
Average hourly rate £17.50 £38.25 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.24% +118.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 (29.09%) Project Management
2 12 (21.82%) Migration
3 11 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 10 (18.18%) SQL
5 9 (16.36%) Retail
6 8 (14.55%) Degree
6 8 (14.55%) Management Information System
6 8 (14.55%) Business Analysis
6 8 (14.55%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (10.91%) Data Integration
7 6 (10.91%) Change Management
7 6 (10.91%) SAP
7 6 (10.91%) ITIL
8 5 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (9.09%) Oracle
8 5 (9.09%) SQL Server
8 5 (9.09%) C
8 5 (9.09%) Telecoms
8 5 (9.09%) Marketing
8 5 (9.09%) Banking
8 5 (9.09%) Test Planning
9 4 (7.27%) Business Process Mapping
9 4 (7.27%) Digital Marketing
9 4 (7.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 4 (7.27%) Electronics
9 4 (7.27%) Manufacturing
9 4 (7.27%) Programme Management
9 4 (7.27%) Regression Testing
9 4 (7.27%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (7.27%) PRINCE2

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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.

Applications
1 3 (5.45%) MS Project
1 3 (5.45%) MS Excel
1 3 (5.45%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.82%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.82%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 4 (7.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (5.45%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (5.45%) Oracle General Ledger
2 3 (5.45%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (5.45%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (3.64%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (1.82%) Agresso
4 1 (1.82%) WebTrends
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.45%) LAN
1 3 (5.45%) WAN
2 1 (1.82%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.82%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.82%) Big Data
4 1 (1.82%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.82%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.82%) SAP BW
4 1 (1.82%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (16.36%) Retail
2 5 (9.09%) Marketing
2 5 (9.09%) Telecoms
2 5 (9.09%) Banking
3 4 (7.27%) Electronics
3 4 (7.27%) Manufacturing
4 3 (5.45%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (5.45%) General Ledger
5 2 (3.64%) French Language
5 2 (3.64%) Portuguese Language
5 2 (3.64%) Spanish Language
6 1 (1.82%) Arabic Language
6 1 (1.82%) Billing
6 1 (1.82%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.82%) Back Office
6 1 (1.82%) Advertising
6 1 (1.82%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 15 (27.27%) Analyst
2 10 (18.18%) Project Manager
2 10 (18.18%) Business Analyst
3 6 (10.91%) Developer
4 4 (7.27%) Consultant
5 3 (5.45%) Financial Business Analyst
5 3 (5.45%) Applications Manager
5 3 (5.45%) Salesforce.com Project Manager
6 2 (3.64%) Banking Business Analyst
6 2 (3.64%) Financial Services Business Analyst
6 2 (3.64%) Front-End Developer
6 2 (3.64%) Business Manager
6 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Developer
6 2 (3.64%) Support Analyst
6 2 (3.64%) Project Coordinator
6 2 (3.64%) SQL Developer
6 2 (3.64%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (3.64%) Coordinator
6 2 (3.64%) Architect
7 1 (1.82%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.45%) CSS
1 3 (5.45%) HTML
2 2 (3.64%) XML
2 2 (3.64%) HTML5
2 2 (3.64%) CSS3
3 1 (1.82%) Sass
3 1 (1.82%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.82%) ODBC
3 1 (1.82%) ActiveX
3 1 (1.82%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.82%) jQuery
3 1 (1.82%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.55%) Management Information System
1 8 (14.55%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.91%) Data Integration
3 4 (7.27%) DTV
4 2 (3.64%) PMI
4 2 (3.64%) NHS
5 1 (1.82%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.82%) User Experience
5 1 (1.82%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.82%) Economics
5 1 (1.82%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (1.82%) CCTV
5 1 (1.82%) Informatics
5 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.82%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.64%) Windows
2 1 (1.82%) Linux
2 1 (1.82%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (29.09%) Project Management
2 12 (21.82%) Migration
3 11 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (14.55%) Business Analysis
5 6 (10.91%) ITIL
5 6 (10.91%) Change Management
6 5 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (9.09%) Test Planning
7 4 (7.27%) Regression Testing
7 4 (7.27%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (7.27%) PRINCE2
7 4 (7.27%) Digital Marketing
7 4 (7.27%) Business Process Mapping
7 4 (7.27%) Programme Management
8 3 (5.45%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (3.64%) Risk Management
9 2 (3.64%) Service Management
9 2 (3.64%) Service Delivery
9 2 (3.64%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (3.64%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 10 (18.18%) SQL
2 5 (9.09%) C
3 2 (3.64%) C#
3 2 (3.64%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.64%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.82%) VB
4 1 (1.82%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.82%) Embedded C
4 1 (1.82%) Embedded C++
4 1 (1.82%) VB6
4 1 (1.82%) PHP
4 1 (1.82%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (14.55%) Degree
2 2 (3.64%) PMP
2 2 (3.64%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.82%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.45%) SLA
2 1 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.82%) QA
2 1 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 1 (1.82%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (10.91%) SAP
2 5 (9.09%) Oracle
3 3 (5.45%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (3.64%) Jaspersoft
4 2 (3.64%) Cisco
4 2 (3.64%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.82%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.82%) VMware
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