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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 18 14 2
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -12
Contract jobs citing Finance 62 42 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 8.52% 8.61% 18.89%
As % of the General category 30.69% 44.21% 55.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 35 69
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £277 £172
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Average hourly rate £16.83 £200.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-91.58% +1112.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+18.18% +3.12%
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
202 95 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 27.75% 19.47% 34.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 67 121
Average daily rate £413 £375 £406
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £383 £388
% change year-on-year
+3.92% -1.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 6
Average hourly rate £16.83 £19.00 £18.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.44% +4.10%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 -3 22 £379 -5.25% 13
Banbury 0 20 £436 +21.18% 3
Henley-on-Thames +2 2 £550 +12.82%
Bicester -1 2 £388 +355.88%
Kidlington - 1 £450 -
Thame - 1 - -
Finance
South East

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 38 (26.03%) Project Management
2 30 (20.55%) PRINCE2
3 25 (17.12%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (15.75%) Windows
5 22 (15.07%) SQL
6 20 (13.70%) SQL Server
6 20 (13.70%) Stakeholder Management
7 19 (13.01%) Publishing
8 18 (12.33%) .NET
8 18 (12.33%) Microsoft
9 17 (11.64%) Active Directory
9 17 (11.64%) Degree
10 16 (10.96%) Project Planning
10 16 (10.96%) Migration
10 16 (10.96%) Banking
10 16 (10.96%) Oracle
10 16 (10.96%) MS Project
11 15 (10.27%) MS Office
11 15 (10.27%) Change Management
12 14 (9.59%) SAP
12 14 (9.59%) MS Excel
13 12 (8.22%) LAN
13 12 (8.22%) WAN
13 12 (8.22%) C#
13 12 (8.22%) PMP
13 12 (8.22%) PMI Certification
13 12 (8.22%) Waterfall
14 11 (7.53%) Data Migration
14 11 (7.53%) HTML
14 11 (7.53%) Java

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (3.42%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.74%) MS Exchange
2 4 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (2.05%) Node.js
3 3 (2.05%) CMS
4 1 (0.68%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.68%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 16 (10.96%) MS Project
2 15 (10.27%) MS Office
3 14 (9.59%) MS Excel
4 5 (3.42%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.37%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.68%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 5 (3.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (2.74%) Oracle Financials
3 3 (2.05%) Oracle General Ledger
3 3 (2.05%) Oracle iProcurement
3 3 (2.05%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (2.05%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (1.37%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.68%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.68%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.68%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.68%) PeopleSoft Financials
5 1 (0.68%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.68%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.68%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.68%) Oracle E-Business Tax
5 1 (0.68%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.74%) Boomi
2 2 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.68%) Office 365
3 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.22%) WAN
1 12 (8.22%) LAN
2 5 (3.42%) Wireless
3 4 (2.74%) Internet
4 3 (2.05%) Cisco ISE
5 2 (1.37%) Firewall
6 1 (0.68%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.68%) VoIP
6 1 (0.68%) WLAN
6 1 (0.68%) FTP
6 1 (0.68%) VPN
6 1 (0.68%) SAN
6 1 (0.68%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (0.68%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.68%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (13.70%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (3.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (2.05%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.37%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (1.37%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.37%) MySQL
5 2 (1.37%) Essbase
5 2 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.68%) DataStage
6 1 (0.68%) OLAP
6 1 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 4 (2.74%) Visual Studio
1 4 (2.74%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (2.05%) Oracle Forms
General
1 19 (13.01%) Publishing
2 16 (10.96%) Banking
3 11 (7.53%) Telecoms
4 7 (4.79%) Manufacturing
5 6 (4.11%) General Ledger
5 6 (4.11%) Marketing
6 5 (3.42%) Electronics
7 4 (2.74%) Legal
8 3 (2.05%) Retail
9 1 (0.68%) Billing
9 1 (0.68%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 39 (26.71%) Project Manager
2 36 (24.66%) Analyst
3 23 (15.75%) Architect
4 20 (13.70%) Business Analyst
5 18 (12.33%) Developer
6 14 (9.59%) Senior Manager
6 14 (9.59%) Senior Project Manager
7 12 (8.22%) Solutions Architect
8 7 (4.79%) Support Analyst
8 7 (4.79%) Agile Project Manager
9 6 (4.11%) Programmer
9 6 (4.11%) C# Developer
9 6 (4.11%) Network Architect
10 5 (3.42%) Consultant
10 5 (3.42%) C# Programmer
10 5 (3.42%) C# .NET Developer
11 4 (2.74%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
11 4 (2.74%) Procurement Manager
11 4 (2.74%) Infrastructure Architect
12 3 (2.05%) SAP Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (12.33%) .NET
2 11 (7.53%) HTML
2 11 (7.53%) CSS
3 8 (5.48%) ASP.NET
3 8 (5.48%) WPF
4 6 (4.11%) AngularJS
5 5 (3.42%) SOAP
5 5 (3.42%) Web Services
6 4 (2.74%) REST
7 3 (2.05%) Oracle Fusion
7 3 (2.05%) Middleware
8 2 (1.37%) Apache Flex
8 2 (1.37%) WCF
8 2 (1.37%) HTML5
9 1 (0.68%) CSS3
9 1 (0.68%) Android SDK
9 1 (0.68%) Ajax
9 1 (0.68%) JSON
9 1 (0.68%) RESTful
9 1 (0.68%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.16%) PMI
2 5 (3.42%) NHS
2 5 (3.42%) DTV
2 5 (3.42%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.74%) Data Structures
4 3 (2.05%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.37%) Life Science
5 2 (1.37%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.37%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.37%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.68%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (0.68%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.68%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.68%) CCTV
6 1 (0.68%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.68%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 23 (15.75%) Windows
2 5 (3.42%) Linux
3 4 (2.74%) UNIX
3 4 (2.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (2.74%) Windows 7
4 3 (2.05%) Android
5 2 (1.37%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.37%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (26.03%) Project Management
2 30 (20.55%) PRINCE2
3 25 (17.12%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (13.70%) Stakeholder Management
5 16 (10.96%) Migration
5 16 (10.96%) Project Planning
6 15 (10.27%) Change Management
7 12 (8.22%) Waterfall
8 11 (7.53%) Data Migration
8 11 (7.53%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (6.16%) ETL
9 9 (6.16%) CRM
9 9 (6.16%) Financial Modelling
9 9 (6.16%) Portfolio Management
9 9 (6.16%) Programme Management
10 8 (5.48%) OO
10 8 (5.48%) Workflow
11 7 (4.79%) Business Analysis
12 6 (4.11%) Data Mapping
12 6 (4.11%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 22 (15.07%) SQL
2 12 (8.22%) C#
3 11 (7.53%) Java
4 10 (6.85%) T-SQL
5 8 (5.48%) C
6 6 (4.11%) JavaScript
7 5 (3.42%) COBOL
8 3 (2.05%) Python
9 2 (1.37%) Apex Code
9 2 (1.37%) CoffeeScript
9 2 (1.37%) PHP
10 1 (0.68%) VBScript
10 1 (0.68%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.68%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.68%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (11.64%) Degree
2 12 (8.22%) PMP
2 12 (8.22%) PMI Certification
3 10 (6.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 6 (4.11%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (4.11%) CCNA
5 5 (3.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (2.74%) MCSE
6 4 (2.74%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.37%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.37%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.68%) MCSA
8 1 (0.68%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.79%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (11.64%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.37%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (1.37%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.37%) XenApp
2 2 (1.37%) XenDesktop
2 2 (1.37%) vSphere
3 1 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (2.05%) SCCM
2 2 (1.37%) SCOM
2 2 (1.37%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 18 (12.33%) Microsoft
2 16 (10.96%) Oracle
3 14 (9.59%) SAP
4 10 (6.85%) Cisco
5 8 (5.48%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (3.42%) Informatica
6 5 (3.42%) Dell
7 3 (2.05%) Siebel
7 3 (2.05%) JD Edwards
8 2 (1.37%) NetApp
8 2 (1.37%) McAfee
8 2 (1.37%) Citrix
8 2 (1.37%) Hyperion
8 2 (1.37%) HP
8 2 (1.37%) VMware
9 1 (0.68%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.68%) SolarWinds
9 1 (0.68%) PeopleSoft
9 1 (0.68%) Ab Initio
9 1 (0.68%) Bloomberg
Banbury, Oxfordshire
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