Period
to 17 July 2018

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 17 July 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
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 16 6
Rank change year-on-year -1 -10 +5
Contract jobs citing Finance 120 113 187
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 9.25% 9.67% 16.13%
As % of the General category 40.68% 45.20% 55.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 85 141
Oxfordshire median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £291 £160 £263
90th Percentile £638 £538 £530
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 6
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £17.00 £12.12 £13.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.26% -12.81% -16.58%
10th Percentile £16.15 £12.12 £12.50
90th Percentile £18.56 £12.12 £19.38
South East median hourly rate £19.77 £20.00 £17.75
% change year-on-year -1.18% +12.68% -21.69%

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 295 250 336
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 22.74% 21.40% 28.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 233 196 255
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +0.59%
10th Percentile £292 £255 £300
90th Percentile £638 £538 £538
South East median daily rate £433 £425 £406
% change year-on-year +1.88% +4.81% +1.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 14
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £35.75 £20.00 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +78.75% +19.40% -0.45%
10th Percentile £15.87 £11.85 £13.80
90th Percentile £49.38 £35.75 £38.38
South East median hourly rate £32.82 £20.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +64.10% -20.00% +25.00%

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 17 July 2018.

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
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 17 July 2018. 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 -5 63 £450 -5.26% 24
Banbury -1 15 £445 +22.76% 5
Thame - 7 £510 - 1
Witney +2 1 - -
Kidlington -10 1 £450 -
Finance
South East

For the 6 months to 17 July 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Finance.

1 53 (44.17%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (33.33%) SQL
3 30 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 27 (22.50%) Business Intelligence
5 22 (18.33%) SQL Server
6 21 (17.50%) Oracle
7 18 (15.00%) Project Management
8 17 (14.17%) Scrum
9 16 (13.33%) Power BI
10 15 (12.50%) Qlik Sense
10 15 (12.50%) SAP
11 14 (11.67%) Analytics
11 14 (11.67%) Problem-Solving
12 13 (10.83%) ETL
12 13 (10.83%) Data Modelling
12 13 (10.83%) Microsoft
12 13 (10.83%) Migration
12 13 (10.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 12 (10.00%) Windows
14 11 (9.17%) Oracle Reports
14 11 (9.17%) Kimball Methodology
15 10 (8.33%) Oracle Receivables
15 10 (8.33%) Sisense
15 10 (8.33%) Oracle Financials
15 10 (8.33%) Oracle EBS
15 10 (8.33%) General Ledger
15 10 (8.33%) Performance Management
15 10 (8.33%) Big Data
16 9 (7.50%) Oracle General Ledger
16 9 (7.50%) Oracle EBS R12

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 4 (3.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 4 (3.33%) Oracle Workflow
1 4 (3.33%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.50%) Documentum
3 2 (1.67%) Apache
3 2 (1.67%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (3.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (2.50%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (1.67%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.83%) Adobe Captivate
5 1 (0.83%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (8.33%) Oracle EBS
1 10 (8.33%) Oracle Financials
1 10 (8.33%) Oracle Receivables
2 9 (7.50%) Oracle EBS R12
2 9 (7.50%) Oracle General Ledger
3 7 (5.83%) Dynamics AX
4 6 (5.00%) Markit EDM
5 3 (2.50%) Primavera
6 2 (1.67%) Dynamics GP
6 2 (1.67%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (1.67%) Infor SunSystems
6 2 (1.67%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.83%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.83%) PeopleSoft HCM
7 1 (0.83%) SAP CCM
7 1 (0.83%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.00%) Azure Data Factory
1 6 (5.00%) Google Analytics
1 6 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.50%) GitHub
3 2 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.67%) SaaS
4 1 (0.83%) Office 365
4 1 (0.83%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.67%) SAN
2 2 (1.67%) Firewall
3 1 (0.83%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (18.33%) SQL Server
2 16 (13.33%) Power BI
3 15 (12.50%) Qlik Sense
4 13 (10.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (9.17%) Oracle Reports
6 10 (8.33%) Big Data
6 10 (8.33%) Sisense
7 9 (7.50%) Looker
7 9 (7.50%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 9 (7.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (6.67%) SQL Server 2016
9 7 (5.83%) Data Mining
9 7 (5.83%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (5.00%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
11 4 (3.33%) BusinessObjects
12 2 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (1.67%) SQL Server 2014
13 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database
13 1 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
13 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 9 (7.50%) Oracle Forms
2 7 (5.83%) Git (software)
3 6 (5.00%) JIRA
4 4 (3.33%) JDeveloper
5 2 (1.67%) CMake
5 2 (1.67%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.67%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (1.67%) webpack
6 1 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (8.33%) General Ledger
2 9 (7.50%) Banking
3 5 (4.17%) Marketing
4 4 (3.33%) Publishing
4 4 (3.33%) Retail
5 3 (2.50%) Financial Institution
5 3 (2.50%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.67%) Electronics
6 2 (1.67%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.83%) Billing
7 1 (0.83%) Law
7 1 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.83%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 44 (36.67%) Developer
2 18 (15.00%) Project Manager
3 12 (10.00%) Analyst
4 10 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 9 (7.50%) Coordinator
5 9 (7.50%) Oracle Developer
6 8 (6.67%) Consultant
6 8 (6.67%) Project Coordinator
7 7 (5.83%) React Developer
7 7 (5.83%) Report Writer
8 6 (5.00%) Business Analyst
8 6 (5.00%) ETL Developer
8 6 (5.00%) Release Engineer
8 6 (5.00%) SQL Developer
9 5 (4.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 5 (4.17%) Technical Consultant
10 4 (3.33%) Delivery Manager
10 4 (3.33%) Report Developer
10 4 (3.33%) Scrum Master
10 4 (3.33%) Technical Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.50%) Web Services
1 9 (7.50%) XML
2 7 (5.83%) Node.js
3 6 (5.00%) React
4 5 (4.17%) Redux
5 3 (2.50%) CSS
5 3 (2.50%) HTML
5 3 (2.50%) LESS
5 3 (2.50%) REST
5 3 (2.50%) Sass
6 2 (1.67%) CSS3
6 2 (1.67%) HTML5
6 2 (1.67%) Kafka
7 1 (0.83%) .NET
7 1 (0.83%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.83%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.83%) Hibernate
7 1 (0.83%) Middleware
7 1 (0.83%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.67%) Data Structures
2 7 (5.83%) Self-Motivation
3 6 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (1.67%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.83%) e-Learning
6 1 (0.83%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.83%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (10.00%) Windows
2 9 (7.50%) Windows Server
3 7 (5.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (5.83%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.67%) Linux
4 2 (1.67%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.83%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (44.17%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 27 (22.50%) Business Intelligence
4 18 (15.00%) Project Management
5 17 (14.17%) Scrum
6 14 (11.67%) Analytics
6 14 (11.67%) Problem-Solving
7 13 (10.83%) Data Modelling
7 13 (10.83%) ETL
7 13 (10.83%) Migration
8 11 (9.17%) Kimball Methodology
9 10 (8.33%) Performance Management
10 9 (7.50%) Change Management
10 9 (7.50%) Personalization
11 8 (6.67%) Application Packaging
12 7 (5.83%) DevOps
12 7 (5.83%) PRINCE2
12 7 (5.83%) Scaled Agile Framework
12 7 (5.83%) Storage Virtualisation
12 7 (5.83%) Strategic Thinking
Programming Languages
1 40 (33.33%) SQL
2 9 (7.50%) PL/SQL
3 4 (3.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (3.33%) PHP
4 3 (2.50%) ES6
5 2 (1.67%) C++
5 2 (1.67%) Python
6 1 (0.83%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.83%) C#
6 1 (0.83%) Java
6 1 (0.83%) Java 8
6 1 (0.83%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (1.67%) AAT
1 2 (1.67%) Degree
2 1 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (0.83%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.83%) GDPR
2 6 (5.00%) PCI DSS
2 6 (5.00%) PMO
3 4 (3.33%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.67%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 7 (5.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (5.83%) vSphere
3 2 (1.67%) Docker
4 1 (0.83%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (1.67%) Ansible
1 2 (1.67%) SCCM
2 1 (0.83%) Foglight
2 1 (0.83%) SQL Sentry
Vendors
1 21 (17.50%) Oracle
2 15 (12.50%) SAP
3 13 (10.83%) Microsoft
4 8 (6.67%) HP
4 8 (6.67%) VMware
5 7 (5.83%) Google
5 7 (5.83%) NetApp
6 4 (3.33%) Adobe
7 3 (2.50%) Infor
7 3 (2.50%) Kronos
7 3 (2.50%) Tableau
8 2 (1.67%) Citrix
8 2 (1.67%) CODA
8 2 (1.67%) F5
8 2 (1.67%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.67%) Workday
9 1 (0.83%) Capita
9 1 (0.83%) PeopleSoft
9 1 (0.83%) Veeam