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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 14 10 14
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Contract jobs citing Finance 49 67 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 9.04% 10.36% 7.97%
As % of the General category 36.03% 37.64% 34.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 46 20
Average daily rate £403 £420 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.16% -4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +30.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+66.66% +10.00%
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
136 178 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 25.09% 27.51% 22.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 123 40
Average daily rate £420 £430 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.32% +10.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £300 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 14
Average hourly rate £26.25 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £16.70 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.75 £22.70 £40.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +18.18%

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Banbury 0 14 £495 +23.75% 1
Oxford -17 13 £390 -19.58% 22
Faringdon - 2 £300 - 1
Finance
South East

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 32 (24.81%) SQL
2 31 (24.03%) Microsoft
3 24 (18.60%) Business Intelligence
4 21 (16.28%) Project Management
5 20 (15.50%) Migration
6 19 (14.73%) Banking
6 19 (14.73%) SQL Server
7 18 (13.95%) ERP
8 17 (13.18%) PRINCE2
8 17 (13.18%) Stakeholder Management
9 15 (11.63%) SAP
9 15 (11.63%) Data Warehouse
10 14 (10.85%) T-SQL
10 14 (10.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 11 (8.53%) TOGAF
11 11 (8.53%) SharePoint
11 11 (8.53%) Data Migration
11 11 (8.53%) Security Cleared
12 10 (7.75%) Data Modelling
12 10 (7.75%) MS Excel
13 9 (6.98%) Change Management
13 9 (6.98%) E-Commerce
13 9 (6.98%) Active Directory
13 9 (6.98%) Java
13 9 (6.98%) ITIL
14 8 (6.20%) Windows
14 8 (6.20%) JavaScript
14 8 (6.20%) HTML
14 8 (6.20%) Microsoft Certification
14 8 (6.20%) ETL

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 11 (8.53%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.10%) Apache
2 4 (3.10%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.33%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.55%) IIS
5 1 (0.78%) Captiva
5 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.78%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.78%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (7.75%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.10%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (3.10%) MS Project
3 2 (1.55%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.78%) MS Office
4 1 (0.78%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.33%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (2.33%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (2.33%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (2.33%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (1.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.55%) Infor SunSystems
2 2 (1.55%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.55%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
2 2 (1.55%) Teamcenter
3 1 (0.78%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.78%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.78%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.78%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.78%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.78%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.55%) Boomi
1 2 (1.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.33%) DNS
2 2 (1.55%) DHCP
2 2 (1.55%) Firewall
2 2 (1.55%) Intranet
2 2 (1.55%) LAN
2 2 (1.55%) WAN
3 1 (0.78%) SAN
3 1 (0.78%) Skype
3 1 (0.78%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (0.78%) WebEx
3 1 (0.78%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (14.73%) SQL Server
2 15 (11.63%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (10.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (5.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (3.88%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (3.88%) MySQL
6 4 (3.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (2.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (2.33%) Oracle BI EE
7 3 (2.33%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (1.55%) MS Access
8 2 (1.55%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.55%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.78%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (0.78%) QlikView
9 1 (0.78%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (3.88%) Subversion
2 3 (2.33%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (1.55%) HP UFT
3 2 (1.55%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (1.55%) WinRunner
4 1 (0.78%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.78%) JIRA
4 1 (0.78%) PHPUnit
4 1 (0.78%) QARun
4 1 (0.78%) TestDirector
4 1 (0.78%) Vagrant
General
1 19 (14.73%) Banking
2 4 (3.10%) Billing
2 4 (3.10%) Legal
3 3 (2.33%) Back Office
3 3 (2.33%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.55%) General Ledger
4 2 (1.55%) Marketing
5 1 (0.78%) Automotive
5 1 (0.78%) Electronics
5 1 (0.78%) Front Office
5 1 (0.78%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.78%) Publishing
5 1 (0.78%) Retail
5 1 (0.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 41 (31.78%) Analyst
2 18 (13.95%) Architect
2 18 (13.95%) Developer
3 15 (11.63%) Project Manager
4 13 (10.08%) Financial Analyst
5 10 (7.75%) Business Analyst
6 7 (5.43%) ETL Developer
6 7 (5.43%) SQL Analyst
7 6 (4.65%) Business Intelligence Architect
7 6 (4.65%) Business Intelligence Manager
7 6 (4.65%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
7 6 (4.65%) Consultant
7 6 (4.65%) Data Architect
7 6 (4.65%) PMO Manager
8 5 (3.88%) Finance Business Analyst
8 5 (3.88%) Java Developer
8 5 (3.88%) Service Analyst
8 5 (3.88%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (3.10%) Server Engineer
9 4 (3.10%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.20%) HTML
2 7 (5.43%) XML
3 6 (4.65%) CSS
4 5 (3.88%) EDI
4 5 (3.88%) REST
5 4 (3.10%) AngularJS
5 4 (3.10%) LAMP
5 4 (3.10%) Symfony
5 4 (3.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (2.33%) .NET
7 2 (1.55%) ODBC
7 2 (1.55%) SAP Basis
8 1 (0.78%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.78%) CodeIgniter
8 1 (0.78%) jQuery
8 1 (0.78%) JSON
8 1 (0.78%) RESTful
8 1 (0.78%) SOAP
8 1 (0.78%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.65%) Management Information System
2 4 (3.10%) Data Integration
3 3 (2.33%) Credit Risk
3 3 (2.33%) NHS
3 3 (2.33%) PMI
4 2 (1.55%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.55%) Fixed Income
4 2 (1.55%) User Experience
5 1 (0.78%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.78%) Data Extraction
5 1 (0.78%) Derivative
5 1 (0.78%) Equities
5 1 (0.78%) Fintech
5 1 (0.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.78%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.78%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.78%) Reinsurance
5 1 (0.78%) Smartcard
5 1 (0.78%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.20%) Windows
2 6 (4.65%) Linux
3 5 (3.88%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.55%) Unix
5 1 (0.78%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.78%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (18.60%) Business Intelligence
2 21 (16.28%) Project Management
3 20 (15.50%) Migration
4 18 (13.95%) ERP
5 17 (13.18%) PRINCE2
5 17 (13.18%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (8.53%) Data Migration
6 11 (8.53%) TOGAF
7 10 (7.75%) Data Modelling
8 9 (6.98%) Change Management
8 9 (6.98%) E-Commerce
8 9 (6.98%) ITIL
9 8 (6.20%) ETL
9 8 (6.20%) Programme Management
10 7 (5.43%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (5.43%) Project Governance
11 6 (4.65%) Line Management
11 6 (4.65%) Mentoring
12 5 (3.88%) UML
13 4 (3.10%) OO
Programming Languages
1 32 (24.81%) SQL
2 14 (10.85%) T-SQL
3 9 (6.98%) Java
4 8 (6.20%) JavaScript
5 6 (4.65%) PHP
6 2 (1.55%) C
6 2 (1.55%) C#
6 2 (1.55%) C++
7 1 (0.78%) PHP 5
7 1 (0.78%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.78%) VB
7 1 (0.78%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (8.53%) Security Cleared
2 8 (6.20%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (5.43%) SC Cleared
4 6 (4.65%) Degree
4 6 (4.65%) MCSE
5 5 (3.88%) ISEB
6 3 (2.33%) CCNA
6 3 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (2.33%) PMI Certification
6 3 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (1.55%) ISTQB
7 2 (1.55%) MCDBA
7 2 (1.55%) MCP
7 2 (1.55%) MCSA
7 2 (1.55%) PMP
8 1 (0.78%) AAT
8 1 (0.78%) ACCA
8 1 (0.78%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.78%) CISSP
8 1 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.65%) QA
2 3 (2.33%) Basel II
2 3 (2.33%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.55%) SLA
4 1 (0.78%) COBIT
4 1 (0.78%) COSO
4 1 (0.78%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 9 (6.98%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.55%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.78%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (1.55%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.78%) Puppet
2 1 (0.78%) SCOM
Vendors
1 31 (24.03%) Microsoft
2 15 (11.63%) SAP
3 7 (5.43%) Oracle
4 4 (3.10%) Informatica
5 3 (2.33%) HP
5 3 (2.33%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (1.55%) Cisco
6 2 (1.55%) Dell
6 2 (1.55%) Infor
6 2 (1.55%) NetApp
6 2 (1.55%) Sage
6 2 (1.55%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.55%) Siemens
6 2 (1.55%) Talend
6 2 (1.55%) VMware
7 1 (0.78%) Aerohive Networks
7 1 (0.78%) CODA
7 1 (0.78%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.78%) Spiceworks
7 1 (0.78%) Sun
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