Period
to 18 February 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 18 February 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
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 6 30
Rank change year-on-year -5 +24 -8
Contract jobs citing Finance 33 26 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 10.82% 11.93% 3.98%
As % of the General category 29.73% 42.62% 14.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 20 7
Luton median daily rate £475 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.76% -
10th Percentile £397 £247 £207
90th Percentile £614 £577 £519
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £395 £431
% change year-on-year +13.92% -8.41% +1.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Luton median hourly rate £50.78 - £48.00
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £25.00 - £48.00

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 111 61 87
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 36.39% 27.98% 26.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 45 58
Luton median daily rate £450 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £325 £114 £188
90th Percentile £621 £598 £620
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £450 £438
% change year-on-year - +2.86% -2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 14
Luton median hourly rate £33.39 £14.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +138.50% - -66.67%
10th Percentile £19.48 £14.00 £8.20
90th Percentile £47.30 £14.00 £50.72
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £23.75 £11.33 £37.50
% change year-on-year +109.62% -69.79% +45.63%

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 18 February 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 18 February 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 (30.30%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (21.21%) E-Commerce
2 7 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (18.18%) Business Analysis
3 6 (18.18%) SAP
3 6 (18.18%) Unit4 Business World
4 5 (15.15%) Project Management
4 5 (15.15%) Service Management
4 5 (15.15%) Retail
5 4 (12.12%) Migration
5 4 (12.12%) Financial Modelling
5 4 (12.12%) Service Delivery
5 4 (12.12%) Change Management
5 4 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (12.12%) Oracle
6 3 (9.09%) PRINCE2
6 3 (9.09%) Data Modelling
6 3 (9.09%) SOA
6 3 (9.09%) ETL
6 3 (9.09%) SSL
6 3 (9.09%) LAN
6 3 (9.09%) PSTN
6 3 (9.09%) WAN
6 3 (9.09%) DNS
6 3 (9.09%) Internet
6 3 (9.09%) TIBCO
6 3 (9.09%) Active Directory
6 3 (9.09%) MPLS
6 3 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
6 3 (9.09%) Wireless

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
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Self-Service HR
Business Applications
1 6 (18.18%) Unit4 Business World
2 2 (6.06%) SAP CO
2 2 (6.06%) SAP FI
2 2 (6.06%) SAP FI/CO
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
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
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) DNS
1 3 (9.09%) H.323
1 3 (9.09%) Internet
1 3 (9.09%) IPsec
1 3 (9.09%) LAN
1 3 (9.09%) MPLS
1 3 (9.09%) PSTN
1 3 (9.09%) SSL
1 3 (9.09%) Unified Communications
1 3 (9.09%) WAN
1 3 (9.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle Database
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.03%) GIS
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) JIRA
1 1 (3.03%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (3.03%) Rational Rhapsody
1 1 (3.03%) VectorCAST
General
1 5 (15.15%) Retail
2 3 (9.09%) Legal
2 3 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.06%) Back Office
4 1 (3.03%) Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Local Government
4 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (36.36%) Analyst
2 11 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 7 (21.21%) Architect
4 5 (15.15%) Finance Business Analyst
4 5 (15.15%) Financial Analyst
4 5 (15.15%) Project Manager
5 4 (12.12%) Business Finance Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Business Systems Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Finance Systems Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (9.09%) Business Architect
6 3 (9.09%) SAP Manager
6 3 (9.09%) SAP Project Manager
7 2 (6.06%) Business Change Manager
7 2 (6.06%) Business Manager
7 2 (6.06%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Finance Project Manager
7 2 (6.06%) IT Manager
7 2 (6.06%) Operations Manager
7 2 (6.06%) Project Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.03%) IVR
2 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) Android
1 1 (3.03%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (30.30%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (21.21%) E-Commerce
3 6 (18.18%) Business Analysis
4 5 (15.15%) Project Management
4 5 (15.15%) Service Management
5 4 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (12.12%) Change Management
5 4 (12.12%) Financial Modelling
5 4 (12.12%) Migration
5 4 (12.12%) Service Delivery
6 3 (9.09%) Data Modelling
6 3 (9.09%) Mathematics
6 3 (9.09%) Project Governance
6 3 (9.09%) Revenue Management
6 3 (9.09%) SOA
6 3 (9.09%) TOGAF
6 3 (9.09%) Use Case
6 3 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (9.09%) Yield Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.03%) C++
1 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) GDPR
2 1 (3.03%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.03%) DO-178B
2 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) SAP
2 4 (12.12%) Oracle
3 3 (9.09%) ForeScout
3 3 (9.09%) Lumesse
3 3 (9.09%) Splunk
3 3 (9.09%) Thycotic
3 3 (9.09%) TIBCO
4 2 (6.06%) Workday
5 1 (3.03%) Chordiant
5 1 (3.03%) KANA
5 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.03%) Pega
5 1 (3.03%) Pegasus
5 1 (3.03%) Siebel