The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Thames Valley region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Thames Valley region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 5 3 4
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Contract jobs citing Finance 1 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Thames Valley 6.25% 30.00% 14.63%
As % of the General category 50.00% 42.86% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Average daily rate - £500 £513
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.43%
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £19.39 £22.77
% change year-on-year
+3.14% -14.84%
General Category
Thames Valley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Thames Valley 12.50% 70.00% 19.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 2
Average daily rate £550 £424 £625
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.71% -32.16%
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
Finance
South East

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in the Thames Valley

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in the Thames Valley

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in the Thames Valley

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in the Thames Valley

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in the Thames Valley

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

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in the Thames Valley

Finance
Top 11 Related IT Skills in the Thames Valley

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Thames Valley 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 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (50.00%) Hyperion
2 1 (50.00%) ACCA
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) HFM
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) QlikView
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (50.00%) Hyperion Smart View

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in the Thames Valley by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Thames Valley 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (50.00%) HFM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (50.00%) QlikView
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (50.00%) Hyperion Smart View
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Business Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Hyperion Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Technical Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) E-Business Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) HFM Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ACCA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Hyperion
Thames Valley
Axica Recruitment
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago