Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 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
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 25 13 11
Rank change year-on-year -12 -2 +2
Contract jobs citing Finance 107 127 118
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 8.84% 10.58% 9.78%
As % of the General category 35.79% 37.57% 35.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 112 105
Oxfordshire median daily rate £438 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.78% +20.00% -3.23%
10th Percentile £300 £258 £251
90th Percentile £575 £538 £528
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £35.00 £26.44 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.39% +55.51% -2.86%
South East median hourly rate £24.50 £23.68 £22.00
% change year-on-year +3.46% +7.64% +29.41%

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 299 338 331
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 24.69% 28.17% 27.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 250 282 276
Oxfordshire median daily rate £475 £450 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +6.51% -5.06%
10th Percentile £263 £275 £263
90th Percentile £600 £563 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 9
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £35.00 £36.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.45% +107.14% -17.57%
10th Percentile £23.90 £11.88 £13.60
90th Percentile £46.00 £37.93 £40.10
South East median hourly rate £24.01 £25.50 £25.39
% change year-on-year -5.84% +0.42% +26.96%

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 January 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 22 January 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 -16 53 £500 +29.03% 31
Banbury 0 18 £321 -2.73%
Kidlington 0 6 £550 +10.00%
Abingdon 0 2 - - 3
Carterton - 1 £425 - 1
Finance
South East

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 (28.04%) Project Management
2 27 (25.23%) Stakeholder Management
3 25 (23.36%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (18.69%) Salesforce.com
5 17 (15.89%) Microsoft
5 17 (15.89%) SQL
6 16 (14.95%) Oracle
7 15 (14.02%) PRINCE2
8 13 (12.15%) Financial Modelling
8 13 (12.15%) Continuous Improvement
8 13 (12.15%) PMO
9 12 (11.21%) Amazon AWS
9 12 (11.21%) SQL Server
9 12 (11.21%) ERP
9 12 (11.21%) Service Delivery
9 12 (11.21%) Change Management
10 11 (10.28%) Publishing
10 11 (10.28%) Web Services
10 11 (10.28%) CRM
10 11 (10.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 10 (9.35%) Marketing
11 10 (9.35%) JIRA
11 10 (9.35%) C#
11 10 (9.35%) Data Modelling
11 10 (9.35%) Business Intelligence
11 10 (9.35%) Oracle EBS
12 9 (8.41%) Programme Management
12 9 (8.41%) Java
12 9 (8.41%) ITIL
12 9 (8.41%) 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 6 (5.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (4.67%) Confluence
2 5 (4.67%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (2.80%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.87%) Jupyter
4 2 (1.87%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.93%) CMS
5 1 (0.93%) IIS
5 1 (0.93%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (5.61%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (3.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (1.87%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (9.35%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (8.41%) Markit EDM
2 9 (8.41%) Oracle EBS R12
2 9 (8.41%) Oracle Receivables
3 8 (7.48%) Oracle Financials
4 6 (5.61%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.93%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.93%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.93%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.93%) Oracle TCA
5 1 (0.93%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.93%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.93%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.93%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.93%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 12 (11.21%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (8.41%) FinancialForce
3 6 (5.61%) Boomi
3 6 (5.61%) Office 365
4 4 (3.74%) Amazon Glacier
4 4 (3.74%) Amazon S3
5 3 (2.80%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.93%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.93%) SaaS
6 1 (0.93%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
6 1 (0.93%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.61%) FTP
1 6 (5.61%) SAN
2 3 (2.80%) Firewall
3 1 (0.93%) DHCP
3 1 (0.93%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.21%) SQL Server
2 11 (10.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (7.48%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (5.61%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (4.67%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 4 (3.74%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (3.74%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (3.74%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (2.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.87%) SQL Server 2016
8 2 (1.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.93%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.93%) Clusterpoint
9 1 (0.93%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.93%) OLAP
9 1 (0.93%) OLAP Cube
9 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.93%) Power BI
9 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 10 (9.35%) JIRA
2 5 (4.67%) JDeveloper
2 5 (4.67%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (3.74%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.87%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.93%) Grunt
5 1 (0.93%) gulp
5 1 (0.93%) Jasmine
5 1 (0.93%) Mocha
5 1 (0.93%) Subversion
5 1 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (10.28%) Publishing
2 10 (9.35%) Marketing
3 7 (6.54%) Banking
4 4 (3.74%) Retail
4 4 (3.74%) Retail Banking
5 2 (1.87%) Back Office
5 2 (1.87%) Front Office
6 1 (0.93%) Advertising
6 1 (0.93%) Automotive
6 1 (0.93%) Games
6 1 (0.93%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (31.78%) Analyst
2 23 (21.50%) Developer
3 17 (15.89%) Project Manager
4 13 (12.15%) Financial Analyst
5 9 (8.41%) Business Analyst
5 9 (8.41%) PMO Analyst
6 8 (7.48%) Administrator
6 8 (7.48%) Salesforce Administrator
7 7 (6.54%) Cloud Administrator
7 7 (6.54%) ERP Analyst
7 7 (6.54%) ERP Support
7 7 (6.54%) Oracle Developer
7 7 (6.54%) Salesforce Analyst
7 7 (6.54%) Salesforce Support
7 7 (6.54%) Support Analyst
8 6 (5.61%) Architect
9 5 (4.67%) Cloud Architect
9 5 (4.67%) ETL Developer
9 5 (4.67%) IT Manager
10 4 (3.74%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.28%) Web Services
2 6 (5.61%) RESTful
3 2 (1.87%) .NET
3 2 (1.87%) .NET Framework
3 2 (1.87%) AngularJS
3 2 (1.87%) CSS
3 2 (1.87%) HTML
3 2 (1.87%) jQuery
3 2 (1.87%) Pandas
3 2 (1.87%) TensorFlow
4 1 (0.93%) Ajax
4 1 (0.93%) Angular 2
4 1 (0.93%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (0.93%) Enzyme
4 1 (0.93%) LINQ
4 1 (0.93%) Middleware
4 1 (0.93%) Nightwatchjs
4 1 (0.93%) React
4 1 (0.93%) Symfony
4 1 (0.93%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.41%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.67%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.74%) Data Structures
4 3 (2.80%) CMDB
4 3 (2.80%) Virtual Team
5 2 (1.87%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.87%) EPoS
6 1 (0.93%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.93%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.93%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.93%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.61%) Windows
2 3 (2.80%) Linux
2 3 (2.80%) Unix
2 3 (2.80%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.87%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (1.87%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (28.04%) Project Management
2 27 (25.23%) Stakeholder Management
3 25 (23.36%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (14.02%) PRINCE2
5 13 (12.15%) Continuous Improvement
5 13 (12.15%) Financial Modelling
6 12 (11.21%) Change Management
6 12 (11.21%) ERP
6 12 (11.21%) Service Delivery
7 11 (10.28%) CRM
8 10 (9.35%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (9.35%) Data Modelling
9 9 (8.41%) Analytics
9 9 (8.41%) ITIL
9 9 (8.41%) Programme Management
9 9 (8.41%) Test Automation
10 7 (6.54%) DevOps
10 7 (6.54%) ETL
10 7 (6.54%) Migration
10 7 (6.54%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 17 (15.89%) SQL
2 10 (9.35%) C#
3 9 (8.41%) Java
4 8 (7.48%) T-SQL
5 7 (6.54%) PL/SQL
6 5 (4.67%) Python
7 2 (1.87%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.93%) C++
8 1 (0.93%) ES6
8 1 (0.93%) OCaml
8 1 (0.93%) PHP
8 1 (0.93%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (4.67%) Degree
2 3 (2.80%) MCSE
2 3 (2.80%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.93%) APMP
3 1 (0.93%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (12.15%) PMO
2 1 (0.93%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.93%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.93%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (5.61%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (5.61%) vSphere
2 5 (4.67%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.74%) Hyper-V
3 4 (3.74%) XenApp
3 4 (3.74%) XenDesktop
4 3 (2.80%) XenServer
5 2 (1.87%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.93%) Docker
6 1 (0.93%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (0.93%) NetBackup
1 1 (0.93%) SCCM
1 1 (0.93%) SCOM
Vendors
1 20 (18.69%) Salesforce.com
2 17 (15.89%) Microsoft
3 16 (14.95%) Oracle
4 7 (6.54%) Dell
4 7 (6.54%) HP
4 7 (6.54%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
5 6 (5.61%) NetApp
5 6 (5.61%) VMware
6 4 (3.74%) Apple
6 4 (3.74%) Citrix
6 4 (3.74%) SAP
7 1 (0.93%) Cisco
7 1 (0.93%) CommVault
7 1 (0.93%) F5
7 1 (0.93%) IBM
7 1 (0.93%) McAfee
7 1 (0.93%) Pega
7 1 (0.93%) Tableau