Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 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
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 11 13
Rank change year-on-year -1 +2 -4
Contract jobs citing Finance 33 27 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 10.34% 9.31% 9.22%
As % of the General category 29.46% 35.53% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 18 24
Luton median daily rate £450 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% -
10th Percentile £373 £411 £300
90th Percentile £613 £591 £511
Bedfordshire median daily rate £438 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +2.94% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
Luton median hourly rate £50.22 - £48.11
10th Percentile £49.02 - £41.63
90th Percentile £50.75 - £51.14
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £37.33 - £48.11

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 112 76 99
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 35.11% 26.21% 33.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 53 63
Luton median daily rate £470 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% -3.41%
10th Percentile £344 £232 £134
90th Percentile £675 £599 £588
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -4.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 19
Luton median hourly rate £50.22 £25.00 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +100.86% +150.00% -70.59%
10th Percentile £49.02 £16.00 £7.75
90th Percentile £50.75 £35.60 £46.50
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £32.75 £24.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +33.67% -2.00% +14.94%

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 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Finance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Luton region with a requirement for Finance.

1 9 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (21.21%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (21.21%) Change Management
4 6 (18.18%) Financial Modelling
5 5 (15.15%) Requirements Analysis
5 5 (15.15%) Revenue Management
5 5 (15.15%) Yield Management
5 5 (15.15%) PMO
5 5 (15.15%) Risk Management
5 5 (15.15%) SOA
5 5 (15.15%) Oracle
6 4 (12.12%) SSL
6 4 (12.12%) MPLS
6 4 (12.12%) Wireless
6 4 (12.12%) Oracle EBS
6 4 (12.12%) Programme Management
6 4 (12.12%) Portfolio Management
7 3 (9.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (9.09%) Unified Communications
7 3 (9.09%) Oracle Exadata
7 3 (9.09%) Oracle Exalytics
7 3 (9.09%) Oracle Database
7 3 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (9.09%) User Experience
7 3 (9.09%) Private Cloud
7 3 (9.09%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (9.09%) Presales
7 3 (9.09%) Server Virtualisation

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 3 (9.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 3 (9.09%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.03%) Confluence
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Self-Service HR
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (6.06%) Unit4 Business World
2 2 (6.06%) Workday HCM
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle CRM On Demand
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle HRMS
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle iRecruitment
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Taleo
2 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) MPLS
1 4 (12.12%) SSL
1 4 (12.12%) Wireless
2 3 (9.09%) DNS
2 3 (9.09%) H.323
2 3 (9.09%) Internet
2 3 (9.09%) IPsec
2 3 (9.09%) LAN
2 3 (9.09%) PSTN
2 3 (9.09%) Unified Communications
2 3 (9.09%) WAN
3 2 (6.06%) Firewall
4 1 (3.03%) BGP
4 1 (3.03%) DWDM
4 1 (3.03%) EIGRP
4 1 (3.03%) OSPF
4 1 (3.03%) RIP
4 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.03%) VoIP
4 1 (3.03%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle Database
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle Exadata
1 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (6.06%) DB2
3 1 (3.03%) MS Access
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) JIRA
1 2 (6.06%) Rational DOORS
1 2 (6.06%) Rational Rhapsody
1 2 (6.06%) VectorCAST
2 1 (3.03%) LabVIEW
General
1 3 (9.09%) Legal
1 3 (9.09%) Manufacturing
1 3 (9.09%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.06%) Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Marketing
3 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (24.24%) Analyst
2 7 (21.21%) Business Analyst
3 4 (12.12%) Architect
3 4 (12.12%) Business IT Analyst
3 4 (12.12%) IT Analyst
3 4 (12.12%) IT Business Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Business Architect
4 3 (9.09%) DBA
4 3 (9.09%) Developer
4 3 (9.09%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (6.06%) Compliance Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Information Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Information Security Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Operations Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Project Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Security Compliance Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Security Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle Exalytics
1 3 (9.09%) Private Cloud
1 3 (9.09%) User Experience
2 2 (6.06%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.03%) IVR
3 1 (3.03%) NHS
3 1 (3.03%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.06%) Unix
1 2 (6.06%) VxWorks
2 1 (3.03%) Linux
2 1 (3.03%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (21.21%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (21.21%) Change Management
4 6 (18.18%) Financial Modelling
5 5 (15.15%) Requirements Analysis
5 5 (15.15%) Revenue Management
5 5 (15.15%) Risk Management
5 5 (15.15%) SOA
5 5 (15.15%) Yield Management
6 4 (12.12%) Portfolio Management
6 4 (12.12%) Programme Management
7 3 (9.09%) E-Commerce
7 3 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (9.09%) Migration
7 3 (9.09%) Presales
7 3 (9.09%) Server Virtualisation
7 3 (9.09%) Service Management
8 2 (6.06%) OO
8 2 (6.06%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.06%) C++
1 2 (6.06%) Java
1 2 (6.06%) SQL
2 1 (3.03%) Ada
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) CCNP
2 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.15%) PMO
2 3 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (6.06%) DO-178B
3 2 (6.06%) GDPR
3 2 (6.06%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 2 (6.06%) ISO/IEC 27005
3 2 (6.06%) PCI DSS
3 2 (6.06%) SLA
4 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) Cisco IPCC
2 1 (3.03%) HP NNM
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 5 (15.15%) Oracle
2 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.06%) Cisco
3 2 (6.06%) Workday
4 1 (3.03%) Atlassian
4 1 (3.03%) Chordiant
4 1 (3.03%) Citrix
4 1 (3.03%) F5
4 1 (3.03%) HP
4 1 (3.03%) Juniper
4 1 (3.03%) KANA
4 1 (3.03%) NetApp
4 1 (3.03%) Pega
4 1 (3.03%) Pegasus
4 1 (3.03%) Siebel
4 1 (3.03%) VMware