Period
to 23 May 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in contract job vacancies advertised in Luton. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 6 months to 23 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Financial
Bedfordshire > Luton
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 8 20
Rank change year-on-year 0 +12 -11
Contract jobs citing Finance 35 26 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 11.33% 11.71% 6.76%
As % of the General category 32.71% 42.62% 19.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 21 22
Luton median daily rate £475 £475 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +46.15% -35.00%
10th Percentile £407 £258 £257
90th Percentile £584 £575 £614
Bedfordshire median daily rate £460 £450 £375
% change year-on-year +2.22% +20.00% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Luton median hourly rate - - £48.43
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - £31.50 £48.43
% change year-on-year - -34.95% +21.06%

Finance is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Luton with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Luton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 107 61 119
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 34.63% 27.48% 35.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 46 82
Luton median daily rate £475 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £272 £254 £259
90th Percentile £616 £585 £638
Bedfordshire median daily rate £460 £450 £488
% change year-on-year +2.22% -7.69% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 8
Luton median hourly rate £18.00 £14.00 £45.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.57% -69.33% +25.92%
10th Percentile £16.00 £14.00 £14.00
90th Percentile £34.00 £14.00 £50.78
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £16.00 £12.67 £40.00
% change year-on-year +26.33% -68.34% -

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

Job postings citing Finance as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Luton.

Job vacancy trend for Finance in Luton

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Luton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Finance in Luton.

Contractor daily rate trend for Finance in Luton

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Luton over the 6 months to 23 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Finance in Luton

Finance
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Finance in Luton

For the 6 months to 23 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Finance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Luton region with a requirement for Finance.

1 10 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (25.71%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (25.71%) SAP
2 9 (25.71%) Business Analysis
3 8 (22.86%) Migration
4 7 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 7 (20.00%) Project Management
5 5 (14.29%) Retail
6 4 (11.43%) Service Delivery
6 4 (11.43%) Unit4 Business World
6 4 (11.43%) TIBCO
6 4 (11.43%) Oracle
6 4 (11.43%) SOA
6 4 (11.43%) ETL
6 4 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (11.43%) TOGAF
6 4 (11.43%) Financial Modelling
6 4 (11.43%) Splunk
6 4 (11.43%) Project Governance
6 4 (11.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 4 (11.43%) Oracle Database
6 4 (11.43%) Lumesse
6 4 (11.43%) Thycotic
6 4 (11.43%) ForeScout
7 3 (8.57%) Business Process Modelling
7 3 (8.57%) Decision-Making
7 3 (8.57%) Data Flow Diagram
7 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (8.57%) Agile Project Management
7 3 (8.57%) Business Transformation

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (11.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Unit4 Business World
2 2 (5.71%) CODA-Financials
2 2 (5.71%) SAP CO
2 2 (5.71%) SAP FI
2 2 (5.71%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (2.86%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) SaaS
2 2 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.43%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.86%) GIS
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.86%) JIRA
1 1 (2.86%) Subversion
General
1 5 (14.29%) Retail
2 3 (8.57%) Back Office
3 1 (2.86%) General Ledger
3 1 (2.86%) Legal
3 1 (2.86%) Local Government
3 1 (2.86%) Marketing
3 1 (2.86%) Military
Job Titles
1 15 (42.86%) Analyst
2 13 (37.14%) Business Analyst
3 7 (20.00%) Financial Analyst
4 6 (17.14%) Finance Business Analyst
5 5 (14.29%) Architect
5 5 (14.29%) Business Finance Analyst
5 5 (14.29%) Project Analyst
5 5 (14.29%) Project Manager
5 5 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (11.43%) Business Systems Analyst
6 4 (11.43%) Finance Systems Analyst
6 4 (11.43%) SAP Manager
6 4 (11.43%) SAP Project Manager
7 3 (8.57%) Business Consultant
7 3 (8.57%) Business Improvement Consultant
7 3 (8.57%) Consultant
7 3 (8.57%) Finance Manager
7 3 (8.57%) Finance Project Manager
8 2 (5.71%) Change Manager
8 2 (5.71%) Implementation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.86%) PMI
2 1 (2.86%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (2.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (25.71%) Business Analysis
2 9 (25.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (22.86%) Migration
4 7 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 7 (20.00%) Project Management
5 4 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (11.43%) ETL
5 4 (11.43%) Financial Modelling
5 4 (11.43%) Project Governance
5 4 (11.43%) Service Delivery
5 4 (11.43%) SOA
5 4 (11.43%) TOGAF
6 3 (8.57%) Agile Project Management
6 3 (8.57%) Analytics
6 3 (8.57%) Business Transformation
6 3 (8.57%) Mathematics
6 3 (8.57%) Revenue Management
6 3 (8.57%) User Stories
6 3 (8.57%) Yield Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.86%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.71%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 1 (2.86%) ACCA
3 1 (2.86%) CIMA
3 1 (2.86%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (2.86%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) GDPR
2 1 (2.86%) COSO
2 1 (2.86%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.86%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (25.71%) SAP
2 4 (11.43%) ForeScout
2 4 (11.43%) Lumesse
2 4 (11.43%) Oracle
2 4 (11.43%) Splunk
2 4 (11.43%) Thycotic
2 4 (11.43%) TIBCO
3 2 (5.71%) CODA
4 1 (2.86%) CA Agile Central
4 1 (2.86%) hybris
4 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.86%) Perforce
4 1 (2.86%) Sage
4 1 (2.86%) Workday
4 1 (2.86%) Xerox