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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 7 21 7
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -14
Contract jobs citing Finance 44 8 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 12.36% 4.12% 10.48%
As % of the General category 55.00% 21.05% 52.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 2 18
Average daily rate
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£415 £201 £474
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+106.21% -57.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £180 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £222 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 £12.93 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.34% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
- -19.51%
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
80 38 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 22.47% 19.59% 20.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 17 31
Average daily rate £415 £388 £460
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.09% -15.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £231 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 1
Average hourly rate £17.50 £37.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.33% +114.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £24.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -6.79%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 24 (30.77%) Project Management
2 15 (19.23%) Change Management
3 14 (17.95%) Degree
4 11 (14.10%) PRINCE2
4 11 (14.10%) Migration
4 11 (14.10%) Business Analysis
5 10 (12.82%) User Acceptance Testing
6 9 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (11.54%) Retail
6 9 (11.54%) Oracle
6 9 (11.54%) ITIL
7 8 (10.26%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (10.26%) Management Information System
7 8 (10.26%) Telecoms
8 7 (8.97%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (8.97%) C
8 7 (8.97%) SQL
9 6 (7.69%) SAP
9 6 (7.69%) MS Project
9 6 (7.69%) SLA
9 6 (7.69%) Banking
9 6 (7.69%) Portfolio Management
9 6 (7.69%) Data Integration
10 5 (6.41%) Marketing
10 5 (6.41%) Digital Marketing
10 5 (6.41%) Test Planning
10 5 (6.41%) VCP4
10 5 (6.41%) Electronics
10 5 (6.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 5 (6.41%) Manufacturing

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 1 (1.28%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (7.69%) MS Project
2 5 (6.41%) MS Office
3 2 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.28%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.28%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.28%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 5 (6.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (5.13%) Oracle General Ledger
2 4 (5.13%) Oracle Payables
2 4 (5.13%) Oracle Receivables
3 3 (3.85%) Oracle iProcurement
3 3 (3.85%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (3.85%) Oracle Financials
3 3 (3.85%) WebTrends
3 3 (3.85%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (1.28%) Agresso
4 1 (1.28%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (1.28%) Oracle E-Business Tax
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.56%) LAN
1 2 (2.56%) WAN
2 1 (1.28%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.28%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (5.13%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (2.56%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.28%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.28%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (5.13%) Oracle Forms
General
1 9 (11.54%) Retail
2 8 (10.26%) Telecoms
3 6 (7.69%) Banking
4 5 (6.41%) Marketing
4 5 (6.41%) Manufacturing
4 5 (6.41%) Electronics
4 5 (6.41%) Publishing
5 4 (5.13%) General Ledger
6 3 (3.85%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.28%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.28%) Back Office
7 1 (1.28%) Advertising
7 1 (1.28%) French Language
7 1 (1.28%) Portuguese Language
7 1 (1.28%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 22 (28.21%) Analyst
2 21 (26.92%) Project Manager
3 13 (16.67%) Business Analyst
4 8 (10.26%) Architect
5 7 (8.97%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (7.69%) Developer
7 5 (6.41%) Support Analyst
7 5 (6.41%) Financial Business Analyst
8 4 (5.13%) Financial Services Business Analyst
9 3 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
9 3 (3.85%) Applications Manager
9 3 (3.85%) Salesforce.com Project Manager
9 3 (3.85%) Agile Project Manager
9 3 (3.85%) Consultant
10 2 (2.56%) Business Project Manager
10 2 (2.56%) Business Manager
10 2 (2.56%) Senior Project Manager
10 2 (2.56%) Support Team Leader
10 2 (2.56%) Team Leader
10 2 (2.56%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.85%) HTML
1 3 (3.85%) CSS
2 2 (2.56%) HTML5
2 2 (2.56%) CSS3
3 1 (1.28%) Sass
3 1 (1.28%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.28%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (10.26%) Management Information System
3 6 (7.69%) Data Integration
4 5 (6.41%) DTV
5 4 (5.13%) NHS
6 3 (3.85%) PMI
7 1 (1.28%) Device Driver
7 1 (1.28%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (1.28%) CCTV
7 1 (1.28%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.13%) Windows
2 2 (2.56%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.28%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.28%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.28%) Linux
3 1 (1.28%) Android
3 1 (1.28%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (30.77%) Project Management
2 15 (19.23%) Change Management
3 11 (14.10%) PRINCE2
3 11 (14.10%) Migration
3 11 (14.10%) Business Analysis
4 10 (12.82%) User Acceptance Testing
5 9 (11.54%) ITIL
6 8 (10.26%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (8.97%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (7.69%) Portfolio Management
9 5 (6.41%) Digital Marketing
9 5 (6.41%) Test Planning
9 5 (6.41%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (6.41%) Programme Management
9 5 (6.41%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (5.13%) Regression Testing
10 4 (5.13%) Project Planning
10 4 (5.13%) Business Process Mapping
10 4 (5.13%) Financial Modelling
10 4 (5.13%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (8.97%) C
1 7 (8.97%) SQL
2 2 (2.56%) T-SQL
2 2 (2.56%) JavaScript
2 2 (2.56%) PHP
3 1 (1.28%) Python
3 1 (1.28%) Embedded C
3 1 (1.28%) Embedded C++
3 1 (1.28%) C#
3 1 (1.28%) C++
3 1 (1.28%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (17.95%) Degree
2 5 (6.41%) VCP4
3 3 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (3.85%) PMP
3 3 (3.85%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.28%) HND
4 1 (1.28%) ISEB
4 1 (1.28%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.69%) SLA
2 2 (2.56%) QA
3 1 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 4 (5.13%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (11.54%) Oracle
2 6 (7.69%) SAP
3 5 (6.41%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (5.13%) Siebel
5 1 (1.28%) Cisco
5 1 (1.28%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.28%) Dell
5 1 (1.28%) Bloomberg
5 1 (1.28%) VMware
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