The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 8 11 8
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Contract jobs citing Finance 82 52 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 11.16% 9.70% 11.95%
As % of the General category 51.90% 41.94% 43.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 34 40
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£475 £358 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.86% -15.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £283 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Average hourly rate £16.50 £21.47 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.13% +53.32%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £20.00 £19.39
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.14%
Finance
South East

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

General Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
158 124 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 21.50% 23.13% 27.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 61 78
Average daily rate £420 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 13 10
Average hourly rate £17.75 £25.00 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.00% +40.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.75 £13.50 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.75 £37.50 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.40%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Finance
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +11 50 £475 +35.71% 15
Banbury 0 6 £470 +34.28% 1
Kidlington - 2 £553 - 1
Abingdon - - - - 1
Thame - - - -
Witney - - - - 1
Bicester - - - - 1
Chinnor - - - - 1
Faringdon - - - - 3
Henley-on-Thames - - - - 1
Finance
South East

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 47 (31.97%) Project Management
2 32 (21.77%) PRINCE2
3 23 (15.65%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (14.97%) Degree
5 20 (13.61%) Oracle
6 19 (12.93%) Change Management
7 18 (12.24%) Publishing
8 17 (11.56%) SAP
9 15 (10.20%) SQL
9 15 (10.20%) Business Intelligence
9 15 (10.20%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (9.52%) Telecoms
10 14 (9.52%) MS Project
10 14 (9.52%) MS Office
10 14 (9.52%) Migration
10 14 (9.52%) Portfolio Management
11 13 (8.84%) Project Planning
11 13 (8.84%) Manufacturing
12 12 (8.16%) ITIL
12 12 (8.16%) Marketing
12 12 (8.16%) Business Analysis
12 12 (8.16%) Waterfall
13 11 (7.48%) Digital Marketing
13 11 (7.48%) SQL Server
13 11 (7.48%) Windows
13 11 (7.48%) PMP
13 11 (7.48%) PMI Certification
14 10 (6.80%) DTV
14 10 (6.80%) Disaster Recovery
14 10 (6.80%) Electronics

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 5 (3.40%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.04%) CMS
3 2 (1.36%) Apache
4 1 (0.68%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.68%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 14 (9.52%) MS Project
1 14 (9.52%) MS Office
2 9 (6.12%) MS Excel
3 5 (3.40%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.36%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.68%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 10 (6.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (4.76%) Oracle iProcurement
3 6 (4.08%) Oracle Financials
4 5 (3.40%) Oracle General Ledger
4 5 (3.40%) Oracle Payables
4 5 (3.40%) Oracle Receivables
5 4 (2.72%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (2.04%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (2.04%) WebTrends
6 3 (2.04%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (1.36%) Agresso
8 1 (0.68%) SAP MDM
8 1 (0.68%) SAP SRM
8 1 (0.68%) Oracle E-Business Tax
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.36%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (1.36%) Boomi
2 1 (0.68%) FinancialForce.com
2 1 (0.68%) Force.com
2 1 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.68%) SaaS
2 1 (0.68%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.44%) WAN
2 6 (4.08%) LAN
3 5 (3.40%) Firewall
4 2 (1.36%) OSPF
4 2 (1.36%) BGP
4 2 (1.36%) EIGRP
4 2 (1.36%) VoIP
4 2 (1.36%) Network Security
4 2 (1.36%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.68%) PABX
5 1 (0.68%) MPLS
5 1 (0.68%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (7.48%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.36%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (1.36%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (1.36%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (1.36%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.68%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.68%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.68%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.68%) Big Data
5 1 (0.68%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 5 (3.40%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.68%) Maven
2 1 (0.68%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.68%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 18 (12.24%) Publishing
2 14 (9.52%) Telecoms
3 13 (8.84%) Manufacturing
4 12 (8.16%) Marketing
5 10 (6.80%) Banking
5 10 (6.80%) Electronics
6 8 (5.44%) General Ledger
7 3 (2.04%) Legal
7 3 (2.04%) Retail
8 2 (1.36%) Advertising
9 1 (0.68%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 45 (30.61%) Project Manager
2 39 (26.53%) Analyst
3 23 (15.65%) Architect
4 15 (10.20%) Business Analyst
4 15 (10.20%) Solutions Architect
5 11 (7.48%) Senior Manager
5 11 (7.48%) Support Analyst
5 11 (7.48%) Senior Project Manager
6 7 (4.76%) Agile Project Manager
7 5 (3.40%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
7 5 (3.40%) PMO Analyst
8 4 (2.72%) Oracle Analyst
8 4 (2.72%) Oracle Support Analyst
8 4 (2.72%) Procurement Manager
8 4 (2.72%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (2.72%) Developer
8 4 (2.72%) Test Analyst
8 4 (2.72%) Consultant
9 3 (2.04%) Programme Manager
9 3 (2.04%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.04%) .NET
1 3 (2.04%) Web Services
2 2 (1.36%) Middleware
2 2 (1.36%) SOAP
2 2 (1.36%) Apache Flex
2 2 (1.36%) Spring
2 2 (1.36%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (0.68%) Visualforce
3 1 (0.68%) REST
3 1 (0.68%) JSON
3 1 (0.68%) WCF
3 1 (0.68%) WPF
3 1 (0.68%) Mason
3 1 (0.68%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.80%) DTV
2 8 (5.44%) PMI
2 8 (5.44%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.40%) NHS
4 4 (2.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (1.36%) Fixed Income
5 2 (1.36%) Life Science
5 2 (1.36%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.68%) Social Media
6 1 (0.68%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (0.68%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.68%) Grid Computing
6 1 (0.68%) Clustering
6 1 (0.68%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (0.68%) CCTV
6 1 (0.68%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 11 (7.48%) Windows
2 7 (4.76%) Windows 7
3 3 (2.04%) UNIX
4 2 (1.36%) Windows 8
4 2 (1.36%) Linux
5 1 (0.68%) Android
5 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.68%) AIX
5 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.68%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (31.97%) Project Management
2 32 (21.77%) PRINCE2
3 23 (15.65%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (12.93%) Change Management
5 15 (10.20%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (10.20%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (9.52%) Migration
6 14 (9.52%) Portfolio Management
7 13 (8.84%) Project Planning
8 12 (8.16%) Business Analysis
8 12 (8.16%) Waterfall
8 12 (8.16%) ITIL
9 11 (7.48%) Digital Marketing
10 10 (6.80%) Disaster Recovery
10 10 (6.80%) Programme Management
11 9 (6.12%) Financial Modelling
12 7 (4.76%) CRM
13 6 (4.08%) ETL
13 6 (4.08%) Workflow
13 6 (4.08%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 15 (10.20%) SQL
2 10 (6.80%) Java
3 9 (6.12%) C
4 4 (2.72%) T-SQL
5 3 (2.04%) Python
5 3 (2.04%) C#
5 3 (2.04%) PHP
6 2 (1.36%) Apex Code
6 2 (1.36%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.68%) C++
7 1 (0.68%) Embedded C
7 1 (0.68%) Embedded C++
7 1 (0.68%) Groovy
7 1 (0.68%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 22 (14.97%) Degree
2 11 (7.48%) PMP
2 11 (7.48%) PMI Certification
3 9 (6.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (1.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.68%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.68%) HND
5 1 (0.68%) CCNA
5 1 (0.68%) ISEB
5 1 (0.68%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.12%) SLA
2 2 (1.36%) QA
3 1 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 6 (4.08%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.68%) vSphere
2 1 (0.68%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.68%) SCCM
1 1 (0.68%) SCOM
1 1 (0.68%) Ansible
Vendors
1 20 (13.61%) Oracle
2 17 (11.56%) SAP
3 8 (5.44%) Microsoft
4 7 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (4.08%) Cisco
6 5 (3.40%) Siebel
7 4 (2.72%) Dell
7 4 (2.72%) JD Edwards
7 4 (2.72%) VMware
8 3 (2.04%) Informatica
9 2 (1.36%) Charles River
10 1 (0.68%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.68%) SolarWinds
10 1 (0.68%) NetApp
10 1 (0.68%) Novell
10 1 (0.68%) Veritas
10 1 (0.68%) CheckPoint
10 1 (0.68%) Bloomberg
10 1 (0.68%) Symantec
10 1 (0.68%) Citrix
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