The first 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Oxford region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 19 2 7
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +5
Contract jobs citing Finance 11 35 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 5.16% 16.91% 13.03%
As % of the General category 39.29% 47.30% 46.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 18 26
Average daily rate
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£410 £294 £496
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.57% -40.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £120 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £538 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Average hourly rate - £16.50 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- -17.50%
General Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
28 74 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 13.15% 35.75% 27.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 44 56
Average daily rate £400 £345 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.94% -23.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £140 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £533 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £384 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.90% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 5
Average hourly rate £13.00 £16.50 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.21% -12.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- -18.18%
Finance
Oxfordshire

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 13 (48.15%) SAP
2 9 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (33.33%) Marketing
3 8 (29.63%) DTV
3 8 (29.63%) Electronics
3 8 (29.63%) Telecoms
3 8 (29.63%) Programme Management
3 8 (29.63%) Manufacturing
3 8 (29.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 8 (29.63%) Digital Marketing
4 5 (18.52%) Project Management
5 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
5 4 (14.81%) Business Transformation
6 3 (11.11%) Banking
6 3 (11.11%) Degree
6 3 (11.11%) PRINCE2
6 3 (11.11%) MS Project
6 3 (11.11%) SQL
7 2 (7.41%) Project Planning
7 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
7 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (7.41%) SAP BW
7 2 (7.41%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (7.41%) Workflow
7 2 (7.41%) Change Management
7 2 (7.41%) LAN
7 2 (7.41%) WAN
7 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
7 2 (7.41%) C

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.70%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
2 3 (11.11%) MS Project
3 2 (7.41%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (29.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (3.70%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (3.70%) SAP R/3
2 1 (3.70%) SAP PS
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) LAN
1 2 (7.41%) WAN
2 1 (3.70%) PBX
2 1 (3.70%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
1 2 (7.41%) SAP BW
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.70%) MySQL
2 1 (3.70%) SAP BI
2 1 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (3.70%) OLAP
2 1 (3.70%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.70%) MS Access
2 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.70%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.70%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Eclipse
1 1 (3.70%) JIRA
1 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (33.33%) Marketing
2 8 (29.63%) Manufacturing
2 8 (29.63%) Electronics
2 8 (29.63%) Telecoms
3 3 (11.11%) Banking
4 2 (7.41%) General Ledger
5 1 (3.70%) Retail Banking
5 1 (3.70%) Legal
5 1 (3.70%) Retail
5 1 (3.70%) Billing
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Analyst
2 7 (25.93%) Project Manager
3 4 (14.81%) Business Manager
4 3 (11.11%) Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Business Project Manager
4 3 (11.11%) Business Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Applications Specialist
5 2 (7.41%) Data Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) SAP Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Technical Project Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Technical Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Portfolio Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Business Transformation Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Scala Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Implementation Manager
6 1 (3.70%) SAP PS Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Project Support Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Configuration Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) HTML
1 1 (3.70%) .NET
1 1 (3.70%) CSS
1 1 (3.70%) SOAP
1 1 (3.70%) ODBC
1 1 (3.70%) ActiveX
1 1 (3.70%) Spring
1 1 (3.70%) .NET Framework
1 1 (3.70%) MDX
1 1 (3.70%) jQuery
1 1 (3.70%) REST
1 1 (3.70%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) DTV
2 1 (3.70%) Economics
2 1 (3.70%) Informatics
2 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.70%) Credit Risk
2 1 (3.70%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (29.63%) Programme Management
2 8 (29.63%) Digital Marketing
3 5 (18.52%) Project Management
4 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (14.81%) Business Transformation
5 3 (11.11%) PRINCE2
6 2 (7.41%) Change Management
6 2 (7.41%) Project Planning
6 2 (7.41%) Workflow
7 1 (3.70%) Migration
7 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.70%) Business Process Mapping
7 1 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (3.70%) Performance Testing
7 1 (3.70%) System Testing
7 1 (3.70%) Cash Management
7 1 (3.70%) Process Architecture
7 1 (3.70%) Financial Analysis
7 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) SQL
2 2 (7.41%) C
2 2 (7.41%) VB
3 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
3 1 (3.70%) Python
3 1 (3.70%) VB6
3 1 (3.70%) C#
3 1 (3.70%) Java
3 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 13 (48.15%) SAP
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.70%) Hummingbird
3 1 (3.70%) Hyperion
3 1 (3.70%) Cognos
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle
3 1 (3.70%) Business Objects
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