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 2 September 2015 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 25 15 3
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -12
Contract jobs citing Finance 22 13 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 5.96% 5.86% 16.67%
As % of the General category 26.19% 30.23% 59.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 12 17
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£358 £410 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.80% +36.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £223 £116
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £500 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
- +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £16.83 - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.83 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+38.36% -5.71%
Finance
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
84 43 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 22.76% 19.37% 27.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 34 35
Average daily rate £430 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £220 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £563 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £385
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Average hourly rate £16.83 £21.23 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.74% +28.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £23.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+19.56% +4.54%

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 2 September 2015.

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 2 September 2015, 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 14 (22.95%) Project Management
2 13 (21.31%) SQL
3 11 (18.03%) .NET
3 11 (18.03%) PRINCE2
4 10 (16.39%) Microsoft
5 9 (14.75%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (13.11%) Migration
6 8 (13.11%) Publishing
6 8 (13.11%) Windows
6 8 (13.11%) C#
6 8 (13.11%) SQL Server
7 7 (11.48%) ASP.NET
7 7 (11.48%) CSS
7 7 (11.48%) HTML
7 7 (11.48%) T-SQL
7 7 (11.48%) Change Management
7 7 (11.48%) WPF
8 6 (9.84%) Degree
8 6 (9.84%) AngularJS
8 6 (9.84%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (9.84%) MS Office
8 6 (9.84%) OO
8 6 (9.84%) Active Directory
8 6 (9.84%) LAN
8 6 (9.84%) WAN
9 5 (8.20%) PMP
9 5 (8.20%) PMI Certification
9 5 (8.20%) SAP
9 5 (8.20%) MS Project
9 5 (8.20%) Oracle

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 3 (4.92%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.28%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (3.28%) Node.js
3 1 (1.64%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.64%) CMS
3 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.64%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (9.84%) MS Office
2 5 (8.20%) MS Project
3 4 (6.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (4.92%) MS Excel
5 2 (3.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.64%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (1.64%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.64%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (1.64%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (1.64%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
2 1 (1.64%) PeopleSoft Financials
2 1 (1.64%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.28%) Boomi
2 1 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.84%) LAN
1 6 (9.84%) WAN
2 1 (1.64%) Cisco ISE
2 1 (1.64%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.11%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.64%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.64%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Oracle Forms
General
1 8 (13.11%) Publishing
2 5 (8.20%) Banking
3 4 (6.56%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.92%) Legal
4 3 (4.92%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.28%) Electronics
5 2 (3.28%) Marketing
6 1 (1.64%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 12 (19.67%) Architect
1 12 (19.67%) Project Manager
2 11 (18.03%) Developer
3 9 (14.75%) Analyst
4 7 (11.48%) Solutions Architect
5 6 (9.84%) C# Developer
6 5 (8.20%) Programmer
6 5 (8.20%) Business Analyst
6 5 (8.20%) C# Programmer
6 5 (8.20%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (6.56%) Agile Project Manager
7 4 (6.56%) Senior Manager
7 4 (6.56%) Procurement Manager
7 4 (6.56%) Senior Project Manager
8 3 (4.92%) Software Delivery Project Manager
9 2 (3.28%) Financial Analyst
9 2 (3.28%) Network Architect
9 2 (3.28%) Windows Server Engineer
9 2 (3.28%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
9 2 (3.28%) MI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (18.03%) .NET
2 7 (11.48%) ASP.NET
2 7 (11.48%) CSS
2 7 (11.48%) WPF
2 7 (11.48%) HTML
3 6 (9.84%) AngularJS
4 2 (3.28%) REST
4 2 (3.28%) SOAP
4 2 (3.28%) Web Services
5 1 (1.64%) Apache Flex
5 1 (1.64%) WCF
5 1 (1.64%) jQuery
5 1 (1.64%) RESTful
5 1 (1.64%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.64%) HTML5
5 1 (1.64%) CSS3
5 1 (1.64%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.56%) PMI
2 3 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.92%) Data Structures
3 2 (3.28%) NHS
3 2 (3.28%) DTV
3 2 (3.28%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.64%) CCTV
4 1 (1.64%) Life Science
4 1 (1.64%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.64%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.11%) Windows
2 1 (1.64%) Linux
2 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.64%) Android
2 1 (1.64%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.64%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (22.95%) Project Management
2 11 (18.03%) PRINCE2
3 9 (14.75%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (13.11%) Migration
5 7 (11.48%) Change Management
6 6 (9.84%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (9.84%) OO
7 5 (8.20%) Service Delivery
7 5 (8.20%) Waterfall
7 5 (8.20%) Portfolio Management
7 5 (8.20%) SDLC
8 4 (6.56%) Procure-to-pay
8 4 (6.56%) Data Migration
8 4 (6.56%) Financial Modelling
8 4 (6.56%) ITIL
8 4 (6.56%) Programme Management
8 4 (6.56%) ERP
9 3 (4.92%) UML
9 3 (4.92%) Project Planning
9 3 (4.92%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 13 (21.31%) SQL
2 8 (13.11%) C#
3 7 (11.48%) T-SQL
4 4 (6.56%) C
5 3 (4.92%) COBOL
6 2 (3.28%) Java
6 2 (3.28%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.64%) Python
7 1 (1.64%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.64%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (9.84%) Degree
2 5 (8.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 5 (8.20%) PMP
2 5 (8.20%) PMI Certification
3 4 (6.56%) CCNA
3 4 (6.56%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.28%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (9.84%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (16.39%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.20%) Oracle
2 5 (8.20%) SAP
3 4 (6.56%) PeopleSoft
3 4 (6.56%) Cisco
4 2 (3.28%) Dell
5 1 (1.64%) Novell
5 1 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.64%) Siebel
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