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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 11 11 12
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs citing Finance 80 39 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 10.67% 9.90% 9.89%
As % of the General category 35.24% 47.56% 46.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 25 35
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£350 £388 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% -18.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £292 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £515 £556
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Average hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% -40.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -14.28%
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
227 82 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 30.27% 20.81% 21.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 46 56
Average daily rate £430 £358 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.27% -20.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £240 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £471 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 6
Average hourly rate £17.50 £30.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.66% +71.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.69 £24.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-6.43% +7.77%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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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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 +2 35 £343 -13.01% 11
Banbury +1 17 £390 +4.00% 1
Abingdon -6 1 £375 +38.88%
Faringdon - - - - 1
Witney - - - - 4
Finance
South East

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 37 (26.81%) Migration
2 34 (24.64%) Project Management
3 32 (23.19%) Business Intelligence
4 29 (21.01%) SAP
5 28 (20.29%) Telecoms
6 27 (19.57%) Marketing
7 26 (18.84%) Digital Marketing
7 26 (18.84%) Manufacturing
8 25 (18.12%) DTV
8 25 (18.12%) SQL
8 25 (18.12%) Electronics
8 25 (18.12%) Programme Management
8 25 (18.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 20 (14.49%) Banking
10 19 (13.77%) Retail
11 18 (13.04%) PRINCE2
12 17 (12.32%) Business Analysis
13 15 (10.87%) User Acceptance Testing
13 15 (10.87%) Windows
14 14 (10.14%) Stakeholder Management
15 13 (9.42%) Windows 7
16 11 (7.97%) Analytical Skills
16 11 (7.97%) ITIL
16 11 (7.97%) SQL Server
16 11 (7.97%) WAN
17 10 (7.25%) Change Management
17 10 (7.25%) Data Integration
17 10 (7.25%) Degree
18 9 (6.52%) Test Scripting
18 9 (6.52%) Management Information System

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 3 (2.17%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.45%) Apache
3 1 (0.72%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.72%) Commerce Server
3 1 (0.72%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (5.80%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (2.17%) MS Project
3 1 (0.72%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.72%) MS Office
3 1 (0.72%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 25 (18.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (2.90%) Oracle iProcurement
2 4 (2.90%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (2.17%) Oracle General Ledger
3 3 (2.17%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (2.17%) Oracle Financials
3 3 (2.17%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (2.17%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (1.45%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.72%) SAP MDM
5 1 (0.72%) SAP SRM
5 1 (0.72%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.72%) SaaS
2 1 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.72%) Force.com
2 1 (0.72%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.97%) WAN
2 6 (4.35%) LAN
3 2 (1.45%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 2 (1.45%) Firewall
3 2 (1.45%) MPLS
4 1 (0.72%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.72%) Network Security
4 1 (0.72%) Intranet
4 1 (0.72%) Internet
4 1 (0.72%) OSPF
4 1 (0.72%) BGP
4 1 (0.72%) EIGRP
4 1 (0.72%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (7.97%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.07%) Crystal Reports
3 6 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (2.90%) JasperReports
5 3 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.72%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.72%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.72%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.72%) SAP BI
7 1 (0.72%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.72%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.72%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.72%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.72%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.72%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.72%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (3.62%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (2.17%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.72%) Maven
3 1 (0.72%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.72%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.72%) Jenkins
General
1 28 (20.29%) Telecoms
2 27 (19.57%) Marketing
3 26 (18.84%) Manufacturing
4 25 (18.12%) Electronics
5 20 (14.49%) Banking
6 19 (13.77%) Retail
7 3 (2.17%) General Ledger
7 3 (2.17%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (1.45%) Back Office
8 2 (1.45%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.45%) French Language
8 2 (1.45%) Portuguese Language
8 2 (1.45%) Spanish Language
8 2 (1.45%) Retail Banking
8 2 (1.45%) Advertising
8 2 (1.45%) Publishing
9 1 (0.72%) Billing
9 1 (0.72%) Arabic Language
Job Titles
1 45 (32.61%) Analyst
2 26 (18.84%) Project Manager
2 26 (18.84%) Business Analyst
3 10 (7.25%) Developer
3 10 (7.25%) Consultant
4 9 (6.52%) Test Analyst
5 6 (4.35%) Architect
6 5 (3.62%) Financial Business Analyst
6 5 (3.62%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 4 (2.90%) Report Manager
7 4 (2.90%) PMO Analyst
8 3 (2.17%) Technical Manager
8 3 (2.17%) Implementation Manager
8 3 (2.17%) Network Architect
8 3 (2.17%) Infrastructure Manager
8 3 (2.17%) Applications Manager
8 3 (2.17%) Technical Project Manager
8 3 (2.17%) Front-End Developer
8 3 (2.17%) Salesforce.com Project Manager
9 2 (1.45%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.52%) HTML
2 7 (5.07%) XML
3 4 (2.90%) CSS
4 3 (2.17%) Web Services
4 3 (2.17%) .NET
4 3 (2.17%) HTML5
4 3 (2.17%) CSS3
5 2 (1.45%) Sass
5 2 (1.45%) AngularJS
5 2 (1.45%) jQuery
5 2 (1.45%) Spring
6 1 (0.72%) WPF
6 1 (0.72%) Symfony
6 1 (0.72%) Mason
6 1 (0.72%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.72%) Hibernate
6 1 (0.72%) ActiveX
6 1 (0.72%) SOAP
6 1 (0.72%) ODBC
6 1 (0.72%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 25 (18.12%) DTV
2 11 (7.97%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (7.25%) Data Integration
4 9 (6.52%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.17%) PMI
5 3 (2.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.45%) Fixed Income
6 2 (1.45%) NHS
7 1 (0.72%) Economics
7 1 (0.72%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.72%) CCTV
7 1 (0.72%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (0.72%) Informatics
7 1 (0.72%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.72%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.72%) Grid Computing
7 1 (0.72%) Device Driver
7 1 (0.72%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.72%) Open Source
7 1 (0.72%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (10.87%) Windows
2 13 (9.42%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.45%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.72%) Linux
4 1 (0.72%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (26.81%) Migration
2 34 (24.64%) Project Management
3 32 (23.19%) Business Intelligence
4 26 (18.84%) Digital Marketing
5 25 (18.12%) Programme Management
6 18 (13.04%) PRINCE2
7 17 (12.32%) Business Analysis
8 15 (10.87%) User Acceptance Testing
9 14 (10.14%) Stakeholder Management
10 11 (7.97%) ITIL
11 10 (7.25%) Change Management
12 9 (6.52%) Test Scripting
13 7 (5.07%) Business Process Mapping
13 7 (5.07%) Test Planning
14 6 (4.35%) ERP
15 5 (3.62%) Project Planning
15 5 (3.62%) Risk Management
15 5 (3.62%) Disaster Recovery
16 4 (2.90%) Line Management
16 4 (2.90%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (18.12%) SQL
2 5 (3.62%) C
2 5 (3.62%) C#
3 4 (2.90%) Java
3 4 (2.90%) JavaScript
3 4 (2.90%) T-SQL
4 2 (1.45%) PHP
5 1 (0.72%) VB6
5 1 (0.72%) Groovy
5 1 (0.72%) Embedded C
5 1 (0.72%) Embedded C++
5 1 (0.72%) VB
5 1 (0.72%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.72%) C++
5 1 (0.72%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.72%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 10 (7.25%) Degree
2 3 (2.17%) PMP
2 3 (2.17%) PMI Certification
3 2 (1.45%) ISEB
3 2 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.72%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.72%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.72%) CCNA
4 1 (0.72%) MCSE
4 1 (0.72%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.62%) SLA
2 3 (2.17%) QA
3 2 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 2 (1.45%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.72%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.72%) XenApp
2 1 (0.72%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (2.17%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.45%) SCCM
3 1 (0.72%) Ansible
Vendors
1 29 (21.01%) SAP
2 9 (6.52%) Oracle
3 7 (5.07%) Microsoft
3 7 (5.07%) Jaspersoft
4 4 (2.90%) Cisco
4 4 (2.90%) Charles River
4 4 (2.90%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (2.17%) Symantec
6 2 (1.45%) F5
6 2 (1.45%) VMware
7 1 (0.72%) Dell
7 1 (0.72%) ATG
7 1 (0.72%) Citrix
7 1 (0.72%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.72%) IBM
7 1 (0.72%) Cognos
7 1 (0.72%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.72%) hybris
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