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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Financial
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 5 28 11
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -17
Contract jobs citing Finance 46 14 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 14.47% 5.13% 10.22%
As % of the General category 56.10% 20.00% 41.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 12 23
Median daily rate £450 £378 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.20% -9.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £328 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £495 £645
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £17.50 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £27.17 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+10.43% +64.63%

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
82 70 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 25.79% 25.64% 24.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 63 63
Median daily rate £475 £400 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £225 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £558 £598
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Median hourly rate - £26.25 £20.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +26.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £32.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-23.66% +45.55%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxford region citing Finance as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 19 February 2017.

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 19 February 2017, 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Finance.

1 27 (38.57%) SQL
2 20 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
3 14 (20.00%) Degree
4 13 (18.57%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (17.14%) ETL
5 12 (17.14%) Java
6 11 (15.71%) JavaScript
6 11 (15.71%) Microsoft
7 10 (14.29%) T-SQL
7 10 (14.29%) HTML
7 10 (14.29%) SQL Server
7 10 (14.29%) CSS
7 10 (14.29%) MS Office
7 10 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (12.86%) RESTful
8 9 (12.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (12.86%) Web Development
8 9 (12.86%) ITIL
8 9 (12.86%) PHP
8 9 (12.86%) FTP
9 8 (11.43%) Project Management
9 8 (11.43%) Dell
9 8 (11.43%) Analytics
9 8 (11.43%) Boomi
10 7 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (10.00%) Process Improvement
10 7 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (10.00%) MS Excel
11 6 (8.57%) Banking

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 (1.43%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (1.43%) CMS
1 1 (1.43%) JBoss
1 1 (1.43%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (14.29%) MS Office
2 7 (10.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.86%) MS Project
4 1 (1.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (5.71%) Markit EDM
1 4 (5.71%) Oracle EBS R12
1 4 (5.71%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (4.29%) Oracle Receivables
2 3 (4.29%) Oracle TCA
3 2 (2.86%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (1.43%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (1.43%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (1.43%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (1.43%) SAP APO
4 1 (1.43%) SAP EWM
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.43%) Boomi
2 6 (8.57%) GitHub
3 3 (4.29%) Office 365
4 1 (1.43%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.86%) FTP
2 1 (1.43%) Firewall
2 1 (1.43%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.57%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 10 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (12.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (4.29%) Data Lake
4 3 (4.29%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.86%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (2.86%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.43%) Hyperion Smart View
6 1 (1.43%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (1.43%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 1 (1.43%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (8.57%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.86%) Cucumber
2 2 (2.86%) Selenium
3 1 (1.43%) JIRA
General
1 6 (8.57%) Banking
2 5 (7.14%) Front Office
3 2 (2.86%) Marketing
4 1 (1.43%) Back Office
4 1 (1.43%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.43%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.43%) Publishing
4 1 (1.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (44.29%) Developer
2 12 (17.14%) Analyst
3 9 (12.86%) ETL Developer
3 9 (12.86%) PHP Developer
4 7 (10.00%) PHP Web Developer
4 7 (10.00%) Web Developer
5 5 (7.14%) Consultant
5 5 (7.14%) Database Developer
5 5 (7.14%) Desktop Analyst
5 5 (7.14%) Desktop Support
5 5 (7.14%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 5 (7.14%) Project Manager
5 5 (7.14%) Support Analyst
6 4 (5.71%) Administrator
6 4 (5.71%) Oracle Consultant
6 4 (5.71%) Salesforce Developer
6 4 (5.71%) SQL Developer
7 3 (4.29%) Office 365 Engineer
7 3 (4.29%) Salesforce Administrator
7 3 (4.29%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (14.29%) CSS
1 10 (14.29%) HTML
2 9 (12.86%) RESTful
3 2 (2.86%) AngularJS
3 2 (2.86%) CSS3
3 2 (2.86%) HTML5
3 2 (2.86%) J2EE
3 2 (2.86%) LESS
3 2 (2.86%) Sass
4 1 (1.43%) JSP
4 1 (1.43%) Middleware
4 1 (1.43%) REST
4 1 (1.43%) SAP ALE
4 1 (1.43%) SAP Smart Forms
4 1 (1.43%) SOAP
4 1 (1.43%) Spring
4 1 (1.43%) Visualforce
4 1 (1.43%) Web Services
4 1 (1.43%) XHTML
4 1 (1.43%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.57%) Data Structures
3 4 (5.71%) CMDB
3 4 (5.71%) User Experience
4 2 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.86%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.43%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.43%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.43%) Data Conversion
5 1 (1.43%) EPoS
5 1 (1.43%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.43%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.43%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.71%) Windows
2 3 (4.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (17.14%) ETL
3 9 (12.86%) ITIL
3 9 (12.86%) Web Development
4 8 (11.43%) Analytics
4 8 (11.43%) Project Management
5 7 (10.00%) Process Improvement
6 6 (8.57%) Kimball Methodology
6 6 (8.57%) OO
7 5 (7.14%) ERP
7 5 (7.14%) Line Management
7 5 (7.14%) OOP
7 5 (7.14%) Order to Cash
8 4 (5.71%) Asset Management
8 4 (5.71%) Change Management
8 4 (5.71%) Data Modelling
8 4 (5.71%) Incident Management
8 4 (5.71%) Migration
8 4 (5.71%) Scrum
9 3 (4.29%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 27 (38.57%) SQL
2 12 (17.14%) Java
3 11 (15.71%) JavaScript
4 10 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 9 (12.86%) PHP
6 1 (1.43%) ABAP
6 1 (1.43%) Apex Code
6 1 (1.43%) C#
6 1 (1.43%) C++
6 1 (1.43%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.43%) SOQL
6 1 (1.43%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 14 (20.00%) Degree
2 7 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (8.57%) MCP
4 4 (5.71%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.86%) ISEB
5 2 (2.86%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.43%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.43%) CCNA
6 1 (1.43%) IIBA
6 1 (1.43%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.43%) MCSE
6 1 (1.43%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.43%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.86%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (2.86%) QA
2 1 (1.43%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.43%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
2 11 (15.71%) Microsoft
3 8 (11.43%) Dell
4 6 (8.57%) Oracle
5 5 (7.14%) BMC
6 4 (5.71%) Remedy
7 3 (4.29%) SAP
8 2 (2.86%) Cisco
8 2 (2.86%) CODA
9 1 (1.43%) CA
9 1 (1.43%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.43%) F5
9 1 (1.43%) HEAT Software
9 1 (1.43%) HP
9 1 (1.43%) Juniper
9 1 (1.43%) Palo Alto
9 1 (1.43%) ServiceNow