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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 11 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 59 69 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 10.23% 14.87% 14.10%
As % of the General category 46.09% 57.98% 53.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 51 39
Average daily rate
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£420 £350 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -26.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £140 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £448 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 2
Average hourly rate £24.00 £16.50 £14.07
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% +17.24%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -7.89%
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
128 119 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 22.18% 25.65% 26.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 85 73
Average daily rate £400 £350 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £160 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £450 £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 9
Average hourly rate £22.62 £16.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.65 £11.50 £10.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £36.25 £18.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £20.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+23.17% -29.31%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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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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 26 £419 +19.64% 2
Oxford -6 21 £420 +40.00% 19
Bicester - 1 £85 - 1
Faringdon - - - -
Henley-on-Thames - - - - 3
Abingdon - - - - 2
Finance
South East

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 42 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
2 41 (36.61%) SAP
3 39 (34.82%) Programme Management
4 37 (33.04%) Manufacturing
4 37 (33.04%) Marketing
5 36 (32.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 36 (32.14%) Electronics
5 36 (32.14%) Telecoms
5 36 (32.14%) DTV
5 36 (32.14%) Digital Marketing
6 23 (20.54%) Migration
7 20 (17.86%) SQL
8 18 (16.07%) Project Management
9 17 (15.18%) PRINCE2
10 16 (14.29%) WAN
11 15 (13.39%) Stakeholder Management
12 14 (12.50%) Windows
13 12 (10.71%) HTML
13 12 (10.71%) SQL Server
14 11 (9.82%) LAN
14 11 (9.82%) Windows 7
15 10 (8.93%) MS Excel
15 10 (8.93%) Banking
16 9 (8.04%) XML
17 8 (7.14%) Microsoft
17 8 (7.14%) Test Scripting
18 7 (6.25%) Jaspersoft
18 7 (6.25%) CSS
18 7 (6.25%) .NET
18 7 (6.25%) TOGAF

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 4 (3.57%) WebSphere
2 2 (1.79%) WebLogic
2 2 (1.79%) Tomcat
2 2 (1.79%) MQSeries
2 2 (1.79%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.79%) Escenic
2 2 (1.79%) Adobe CQ
2 2 (1.79%) CMS
3 1 (0.89%) Commerce Server
3 1 (0.89%) Site Server
3 1 (0.89%) Apache
3 1 (0.89%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 10 (8.93%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.57%) MS Project
3 3 (2.68%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.79%) MS Office
5 1 (0.89%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.89%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.89%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 36 (32.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.79%) SAP R/3
3 1 (0.89%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.89%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.89%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.89%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.89%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.89%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.89%) SaaS
1 1 (0.89%) Office 365
1 1 (0.89%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (14.29%) WAN
2 11 (9.82%) LAN
3 4 (3.57%) MPLS
4 3 (2.68%) VoIP
5 2 (1.79%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 2 (1.79%) PBX
6 1 (0.89%) VPN
6 1 (0.89%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (4.46%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (3.57%) JasperReports
4 4 (3.57%) MongoDB
4 4 (3.57%) NoSQL
4 4 (3.57%) Big Data
4 4 (3.57%) Couchbase
5 3 (2.68%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.68%) MySQL
5 3 (2.68%) SAP BW
6 2 (1.79%) MS Access
6 2 (1.79%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.89%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.89%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.89%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.89%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.89%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.89%) SAP BI
7 1 (0.89%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (3.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (1.79%) NUnit
2 2 (1.79%) Maven
3 1 (0.89%) JIRA
3 1 (0.89%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.89%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.89%) Eclipse
General
1 37 (33.04%) Marketing
1 37 (33.04%) Manufacturing
2 36 (32.14%) Electronics
2 36 (32.14%) Telecoms
3 10 (8.93%) Banking
4 5 (4.46%) Retail
5 3 (2.68%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (2.68%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.79%) Advertising
6 2 (1.79%) Publishing
7 1 (0.89%) Arabic Language
7 1 (0.89%) French Language
7 1 (0.89%) Portuguese Language
7 1 (0.89%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.89%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.89%) Billing
7 1 (0.89%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 27 (24.11%) Analyst
2 26 (23.21%) Project Manager
3 13 (11.61%) Developer
4 10 (8.93%) Business Analyst
5 9 (8.04%) Test Analyst
6 8 (7.14%) Consultant
7 7 (6.25%) Technical Project Manager
7 7 (6.25%) Technical Manager
8 6 (5.36%) Architect
9 4 (3.57%) Programme Manager
9 4 (3.57%) Technical Architect
9 4 (3.57%) Team Leader
9 4 (3.57%) Network Architect
9 4 (3.57%) Business Manager
10 3 (2.68%) Business Project Manager
10 3 (2.68%) Salesforce.com Project Manager
10 3 (2.68%) Service Manager
10 3 (2.68%) Data Analyst
10 3 (2.68%) Java Developer
10 3 (2.68%) Implementation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (10.71%) HTML
2 9 (8.04%) XML
3 7 (6.25%) .NET
3 7 (6.25%) CSS
4 6 (5.36%) jQuery
4 6 (5.36%) HTML5
4 6 (5.36%) CSS3
5 3 (2.68%) .NET Framework
5 3 (2.68%) Spring
6 2 (1.79%) JSF
6 2 (1.79%) Ajax
6 2 (1.79%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (1.79%) Java RMI
6 2 (1.79%) LAMP
6 2 (1.79%) Hibernate
6 2 (1.79%) Struts
6 2 (1.79%) J2EE
6 2 (1.79%) EJB
6 2 (1.79%) WCF
6 2 (1.79%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 36 (32.14%) DTV
2 3 (2.68%) PMI
2 3 (2.68%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.79%) User Experience
3 2 (1.79%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (1.79%) NHS
3 2 (1.79%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.79%) E-Learning
4 1 (0.89%) Economics
4 1 (0.89%) Informatics
4 1 (0.89%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.89%) Credit Risk
4 1 (0.89%) iPhone
4 1 (0.89%) Mainframe
4 1 (0.89%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 14 (12.50%) Windows
2 11 (9.82%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.79%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.89%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.89%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
2 39 (34.82%) Programme Management
3 36 (32.14%) Digital Marketing
4 23 (20.54%) Migration
5 18 (16.07%) Project Management
6 17 (15.18%) PRINCE2
7 15 (13.39%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (7.14%) Test Scripting
9 7 (6.25%) TOGAF
10 6 (5.36%) Change Management
10 6 (5.36%) Line Management
11 5 (4.46%) Business Transformation
12 4 (3.57%) User Acceptance Testing
12 4 (3.57%) MVC
12 4 (3.57%) Risk Management
12 4 (3.57%) Business Analysis
12 4 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (3.57%) PRINCE
12 4 (3.57%) ITIL
13 3 (2.68%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (17.86%) SQL
2 6 (5.36%) JavaScript
3 5 (4.46%) C#
4 4 (3.57%) Java
5 3 (2.68%) C
5 3 (2.68%) VB
6 2 (1.79%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.79%) Scala
7 1 (0.89%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.89%) Python
7 1 (0.89%) VB6
Qualifications
1 7 (6.25%) Degree
2 5 (4.46%) ISEB
2 5 (4.46%) PMP
2 5 (4.46%) PMI Certification
3 4 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (2.68%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.89%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.89%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.89%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.89%) MCSE
6 1 (0.89%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.36%) QA
2 4 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.79%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.79%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.89%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.89%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.79%) SCCM
Vendors
1 41 (36.61%) SAP
2 8 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 7 (6.25%) Jaspersoft
4 6 (5.36%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (5.36%) Oracle
5 4 (3.57%) Cisco
6 2 (1.79%) JBoss
6 2 (1.79%) Symantec
6 2 (1.79%) Charles River
6 2 (1.79%) Hummingbird
6 2 (1.79%) F5
7 1 (0.89%) hybris
7 1 (0.89%) Nintex
7 1 (0.89%) ATG
7 1 (0.89%) Bloomberg
7 1 (0.89%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.89%) IBM
7 1 (0.89%) Citrix
7 1 (0.89%) Informatica
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