Period
to 22 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 6 months to 22 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
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 13 14
Rank change year-on-year -4 +1 -2
Contract jobs citing Finance 125 153 126
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 10.06% 12.07% 9.67%
As % of the General category 39.06% 40.91% 36.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 112 111
Oxfordshire median daily rate £475 £430 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.47% +7.50% +3.23%
10th Percentile £309 £258 £250
90th Percentile £575 £538 £525
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +5.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £23.56 £26.44 £16.66
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.88% +58.66% -30.57%
10th Percentile £14.41 £16.64 £13.13
90th Percentile £32.71 £37.08 £38.43
South East median hourly rate £21.00 £23.68 £22.83
% change year-on-year -11.32% +3.72% +34.29%

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 320 374 346
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 25.76% 29.50% 26.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 271 299 269
Oxfordshire median daily rate £475 £440 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.95% +3.53% -
10th Percentile £275 £271 £269
90th Percentile £575 £545 £526
South East median daily rate £425 £401 £400
% change year-on-year +6.12% +0.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 6
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £33.75 £36.50 £16.66
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.53% +119.05% -17.16%
10th Percentile £13.83 £12.00 £13.00
90th Percentile £45.63 £39.75 £39.38
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -20.00% +11.11% +31.39%

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Finance in Oxfordshire

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Finance in Oxfordshire

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Finance in Oxfordshire

Finance
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Finance in Oxfordshire

Finance
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Finance in Oxfordshire

Finance
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -3 68 £500 +17.65% 15
Banbury 0 16 £356 -8.13% 2
Kidlington -1 7 £560 +12.00% 2
Abingdon 0 2 - - 4
Carterton - 1 £425 -
Finance
South East

For the 6 months to 22 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Finance.

1 30 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (23.20%) SQL
3 27 (21.60%) Oracle
4 24 (19.20%) Project Management
5 22 (17.60%) Stakeholder Management
6 18 (14.40%) Publishing
6 18 (14.40%) Salesforce.com
7 17 (13.60%) ERP
8 16 (12.80%) Business Intelligence
8 16 (12.80%) Microsoft
8 16 (12.80%) Oracle EBS R12
9 15 (12.00%) Oracle Receivables
9 15 (12.00%) Java
10 14 (11.20%) Data Modelling
10 14 (11.20%) Migration
10 14 (11.20%) Degree
10 14 (11.20%) Continuous Improvement
11 13 (10.40%) Amazon AWS
11 13 (10.40%) Workflow
11 13 (10.40%) SQL Server
11 13 (10.40%) Oracle Reports
11 13 (10.40%) CRM
12 12 (9.60%) PRINCE2
12 12 (9.60%) PL/SQL
12 12 (9.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 11 (8.80%) Data Analysis
13 11 (8.80%) Web Services
14 10 (8.00%) C#
14 10 (8.00%) HP
14 10 (8.00%) Oracle EBS

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 7 (5.60%) Tomcat
2 6 (4.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (4.00%) Confluence
3 5 (4.00%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (2.40%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.60%) Jupyter
6 1 (0.80%) IIS
6 1 (0.80%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.80%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.80%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.80%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (6.40%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (4.80%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.60%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (1.60%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.60%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 16 (12.80%) Oracle EBS R12
2 15 (12.00%) Oracle Receivables
3 10 (8.00%) Oracle EBS
4 9 (7.20%) Markit EDM
5 8 (6.40%) Oracle Financials
6 7 (5.60%) Oracle TCA
7 3 (2.40%) Oracle FAH
8 2 (1.60%) SAP CRM
9 1 (0.80%) Bloomberg AIM
9 1 (0.80%) Oracle Applications
9 1 (0.80%) Oracle Assets
9 1 (0.80%) Oracle ERP
9 1 (0.80%) Oracle Payables
9 1 (0.80%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 1 (0.80%) SAP CO
9 1 (0.80%) SAP ERP
9 1 (0.80%) SAP FI/CO
9 1 (0.80%) SAP GRC
9 1 (0.80%) SAP SD
9 1 (0.80%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 13 (10.40%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (7.20%) FinancialForce
3 6 (4.80%) Boomi
4 4 (3.20%) Amazon Glacier
4 4 (3.20%) Amazon S3
4 4 (3.20%) GitHub
4 4 (3.20%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.60%) Office 365
6 1 (0.80%) Azure Machine Learning
6 1 (0.80%) SaaS
6 1 (0.80%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
6 1 (0.80%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.60%) SAN
2 6 (4.80%) FTP
3 3 (2.40%) Firewall
4 1 (0.80%) DHCP
4 1 (0.80%) DNS
4 1 (0.80%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.40%) Oracle Reports
1 13 (10.40%) SQL Server
2 12 (9.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (7.20%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (4.80%) Oracle Database
4 6 (4.80%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (4.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 4 (3.20%) Oracle BI EE
6 4 (3.20%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (3.20%) Redis
6 4 (3.20%) SQL Server 2014
6 4 (3.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.60%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (1.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.80%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.80%) Clusterpoint
8 1 (0.80%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.80%) OLAP Cube
8 1 (0.80%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.80%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 10 (8.00%) JIRA
2 8 (6.40%) Git (software)
3 6 (4.80%) Oracle Forms
4 5 (4.00%) JDeveloper
4 5 (4.00%) Talend Open Studio
5 4 (3.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (3.20%) JProfiler
5 4 (3.20%) Maven
5 4 (3.20%) VisualVM
5 4 (3.20%) YourKit
6 2 (1.60%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.60%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.80%) Subversion
7 1 (0.80%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 18 (14.40%) Publishing
2 10 (8.00%) Marketing
3 9 (7.20%) Banking
4 7 (5.60%) Retail
5 4 (3.20%) Games
6 3 (2.40%) Legal
6 3 (2.40%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.60%) Back Office
7 2 (1.60%) Billing
7 2 (1.60%) Front Office
8 1 (0.80%) Advertising
8 1 (0.80%) Automotive
8 1 (0.80%) Portuguese Language
8 1 (0.80%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (26.40%) Developer
2 29 (23.20%) Analyst
3 24 (19.20%) Project Manager
4 12 (9.60%) Consultant
4 12 (9.60%) Financial Analyst
5 10 (8.00%) Business Analyst
6 8 (6.40%) Administrator
6 8 (6.40%) Oracle Developer
6 8 (6.40%) Salesforce Administrator
7 7 (5.60%) Cloud Administrator
7 7 (5.60%) ERP Analyst
7 7 (5.60%) ERP Support
7 7 (5.60%) Implementation Manager
7 7 (5.60%) Oracle Consultant
7 7 (5.60%) Salesforce Analyst
7 7 (5.60%) Salesforce Support
7 7 (5.60%) Support Analyst
8 6 (4.80%) Architect
8 6 (4.80%) PMO Analyst
9 5 (4.00%) Cloud Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (8.80%) Web Services
2 6 (4.80%) RESTful
3 5 (4.00%) REST
4 4 (3.20%) JAX-RS
4 4 (3.20%) SOAP
5 2 (1.60%) .NET
5 2 (1.60%) .NET Framework
5 2 (1.60%) Pandas
5 2 (1.60%) TensorFlow
6 1 (0.80%) ADO.NET
6 1 (0.80%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.80%) CSS
6 1 (0.80%) jQuery
6 1 (0.80%) LINQ
6 1 (0.80%) Mason
6 1 (0.80%) Middleware
6 1 (0.80%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (0.80%) Qt
6 1 (0.80%) Symfony
6 1 (0.80%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (3.20%) Data Structures
2 4 (3.20%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.40%) CMDB
3 3 (2.40%) Data Centre
3 3 (2.40%) Virtual Team
4 2 (1.60%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.60%) EPoS
4 2 (1.60%) User Experience
5 1 (0.80%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.80%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.80%) Equities
5 1 (0.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.80%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.80%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.40%) Windows
2 7 (5.60%) Linux
2 7 (5.60%) Unix
3 4 (3.20%) Windows Server
4 3 (2.40%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.40%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.80%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.80%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (19.20%) Project Management
3 22 (17.60%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (13.60%) ERP
5 16 (12.80%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (11.20%) Continuous Improvement
6 14 (11.20%) Data Modelling
6 14 (11.20%) Migration
7 13 (10.40%) CRM
7 13 (10.40%) Workflow
8 12 (9.60%) PRINCE2
9 11 (8.80%) Data Analysis
10 10 (8.00%) DevOps
10 10 (8.00%) Kimball Methodology
11 9 (7.20%) ETL
11 9 (7.20%) Financial Modelling
12 8 (6.40%) Analytics
12 8 (6.40%) Order to Cash
12 8 (6.40%) Programme Management
12 8 (6.40%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 29 (23.20%) SQL
2 15 (12.00%) Java
3 12 (9.60%) PL/SQL
4 10 (8.00%) C#
5 9 (7.20%) T-SQL
6 5 (4.00%) Python
7 4 (3.20%) OCaml
8 1 (0.80%) C++
8 1 (0.80%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.80%) PHP
8 1 (0.80%) R
Qualifications
1 14 (11.20%) Degree
2 3 (2.40%) MCSE
2 3 (2.40%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (2.40%) PMI Certification
3 2 (1.60%) PMP
3 2 (1.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.80%) APMP
4 1 (0.80%) CISSP
4 1 (0.80%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.80%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.80%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.00%) PMO
2 3 (2.40%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.80%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.80%) ISO 22301
3 1 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 7 (5.60%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (5.60%) vSphere
2 5 (4.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.20%) Docker
3 4 (3.20%) Hyper-V
3 4 (3.20%) XenApp
3 4 (3.20%) XenDesktop
4 3 (2.40%) XenServer
5 2 (1.60%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.80%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (1.60%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.80%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.80%) SCCM
2 1 (0.80%) SCOM
Vendors
1 27 (21.60%) Oracle
2 18 (14.40%) Salesforce.com
3 16 (12.80%) Microsoft
4 10 (8.00%) HP
5 7 (5.60%) Dell
5 7 (5.60%) NetApp
5 7 (5.60%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
5 7 (5.60%) SAP
5 7 (5.60%) VMware
6 5 (4.00%) Talend
7 4 (3.20%) Citrix
8 1 (0.80%) Bloomberg
8 1 (0.80%) Charles River
8 1 (0.80%) Cisco
8 1 (0.80%) CommVault
8 1 (0.80%) F5
8 1 (0.80%) IBM
8 1 (0.80%) McAfee
8 1 (0.80%) Pega