Period
to 18 November 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 18 November 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
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 15 11
Rank change year-on-year -4 -4 +4
Contract jobs citing Finance 99 125 161
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 8.51% 10.10% 12.61%
As % of the General category 32.89% 39.06% 41.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 99 121
Oxfordshire median daily rate £475 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £353 £300 £223
90th Percentile £638 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £17.50 £23.56 £26.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.72% -10.88% +58.66%
10th Percentile £16.25 £14.41 £16.64
90th Percentile £18.75 £32.71 £37.08
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £20.75 £22.59
% change year-on-year +20.48% -8.15% -1.05%

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 301 320 385
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 25.88% 25.85% 30.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 273 311
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £473 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +8.00% +2.94%
10th Percentile £325 £275 £258
90th Percentile £600 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £401
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.12% +0.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 9
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £22.93 £33.75 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.06% -7.53% +119.05%
10th Percentile £15.70 £13.83 £12.00
90th Percentile £46.00 £45.63 £39.75
South East median hourly rate £33.14 £20.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year +65.70% -18.37% +8.89%

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 18 November 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 18 November 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 +3 48 £494 -1.25% 20
Banbury -4 9 £450 +26.33%
Henley-on-Thames - 5 £250 - 1
Thame - 5 £520 - 1
Abingdon -10 4 £380 +35.71% 3
Witney - 2 - - 2
Kidlington -1 1 £450 -19.64% 2
Finance
South East

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 46 (46.46%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (22.22%) Oracle
2 22 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
3 21 (21.21%) SQL
3 21 (21.21%) Microsoft
4 19 (19.19%) Stakeholder Management
5 17 (17.17%) Scrum
6 16 (16.16%) Oracle EBS R12
7 15 (15.15%) SQL Server
7 15 (15.15%) PRINCE2
7 15 (15.15%) Windows
8 13 (13.13%) SAP
9 12 (12.12%) Web Services
9 12 (12.12%) Oracle Financials
9 12 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
9 12 (12.12%) Data Modelling
9 12 (12.12%) Software Engineering
9 12 (12.12%) Marketing
10 11 (11.11%) General Ledger
10 11 (11.11%) Banking
10 11 (11.11%) Oracle General Ledger
10 11 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
10 11 (11.11%) Migration
10 11 (11.11%) Active Directory
10 11 (11.11%) Project Management
10 11 (11.11%) Oracle Forms
10 11 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
10 11 (11.11%) XML
10 11 (11.11%) PL/SQL
10 11 (11.11%) Java

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 (4.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 4 (4.04%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (2.02%) Apache
2 2 (2.02%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.01%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.01%) Confluence
3 1 (1.01%) Drupal
3 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.01%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.01%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (6.06%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (6.06%) Microsoft Office
1 6 (6.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (2.02%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (16.16%) Oracle EBS R12
2 12 (12.12%) Oracle Financials
3 11 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
3 11 (11.11%) Oracle General Ledger
3 11 (11.11%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (3.03%) Markit EDM
5 2 (2.02%) Sage X3
6 1 (1.01%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
6 1 (1.01%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (1.01%) SAP CCM
6 1 (1.01%) SAP CO
6 1 (1.01%) SAP FI
6 1 (1.01%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (1.01%) SAP S/4HANA
6 1 (1.01%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.05%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (5.05%) Office 365
2 3 (3.03%) Azure Data Factory
2 3 (3.03%) GitHub
2 3 (3.03%) Google Analytics
3 2 (2.02%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.01%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (1.01%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.06%) SAN
2 4 (4.04%) Skype
3 2 (2.02%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (15.15%) SQL Server
2 11 (11.11%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 11 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
3 10 (10.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (7.07%) Big Data
4 7 (7.07%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (7.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (5.05%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
5 5 (5.05%) Power BI
5 5 (5.05%) Qlik Sense
5 5 (5.05%) SQL Server 2016
6 2 (2.02%) Data Lake
6 2 (2.02%) Star Schema
7 1 (1.01%) MS Access
7 1 (1.01%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.01%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.01%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 11 (11.11%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (5.05%) Git (software)
3 4 (4.04%) JDeveloper
3 4 (4.04%) JIRA
4 3 (3.03%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.02%) CMake
5 2 (2.02%) Selenium
5 2 (2.02%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (2.02%) WebDriver
5 2 (2.02%) webpack
6 1 (1.01%) JUnit
6 1 (1.01%) NUnit
6 1 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.01%) TestNG
General
1 12 (12.12%) Marketing
2 11 (11.11%) Banking
2 11 (11.11%) General Ledger
3 4 (4.04%) Aerospace
3 4 (4.04%) Front Office
3 4 (4.04%) Publishing
3 4 (4.04%) Retail
4 3 (3.03%) Electronics
4 3 (3.03%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.03%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.02%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.02%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.01%) Billing
6 1 (1.01%) Games
6 1 (1.01%) Law
Job Titles
1 37 (37.37%) Developer
2 15 (15.15%) Oracle Developer
3 14 (14.14%) Analyst
4 13 (13.13%) Project Manager
5 12 (12.12%) Consultant
6 10 (10.10%) Business Analyst
7 9 (9.09%) Integration Developer
8 8 (8.08%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 8 (8.08%) Software Developer
8 8 (8.08%) Software Engineer
9 7 (7.07%) Delivery Manager
9 7 (7.07%) React Developer
10 6 (6.06%) Agile Delivery Manager
10 6 (6.06%) Agile Scrum Master
10 6 (6.06%) Integration Consultant
10 6 (6.06%) Java Developer
10 6 (6.06%) JavaScript Developer
10 6 (6.06%) Scrum Master
10 6 (6.06%) Technical Delivery Manager
10 6 (6.06%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (12.12%) Web Services
2 11 (11.11%) XML
3 9 (9.09%) React
4 6 (6.06%) .NET
4 6 (6.06%) AngularJS
5 4 (4.04%) CSS
5 4 (4.04%) HTML
6 3 (3.03%) CSS3
6 3 (3.03%) HTML5
6 3 (3.03%) Kafka
6 3 (3.03%) LESS
6 3 (3.03%) Node.js
6 3 (3.03%) RESTful
6 3 (3.03%) Sass
7 2 (2.02%) REST
8 1 (1.01%) ASP.NET
8 1 (1.01%) CodeIgniter
8 1 (1.01%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (1.01%) SOAP
8 1 (1.01%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.05%) iPhone
1 5 (5.05%) Self-Motivation
2 4 (4.04%) Management Information System
2 4 (4.04%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (3.03%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (2.02%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.01%) BYOD
5 1 (1.01%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.01%) Replication
5 1 (1.01%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 15 (15.15%) Windows
2 7 (7.07%) Windows Server
3 6 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.02%) Linux
4 2 (2.02%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.01%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (46.46%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
3 19 (19.19%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (17.17%) Scrum
5 15 (15.15%) PRINCE2
6 12 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (12.12%) Data Modelling
6 12 (12.12%) Software Engineering
7 11 (11.11%) Migration
7 11 (11.11%) Personalization
7 11 (11.11%) Project Management
8 10 (10.10%) Change Management
8 10 (10.10%) CRM
9 9 (9.09%) ETL
10 8 (8.08%) DevOps
10 8 (8.08%) Logistics
10 8 (8.08%) Workflow
11 7 (7.07%) Application Packaging
11 7 (7.07%) SAP Implementation
11 7 (7.07%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (21.21%) SQL
2 11 (11.11%) Java
2 11 (11.11%) PL/SQL
3 8 (8.08%) JavaScript
4 6 (6.06%) C#
5 5 (5.05%) Java 8
6 3 (3.03%) PHP
6 3 (3.03%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.02%) C++
7 2 (2.02%) ES6
7 2 (2.02%) Python
8 1 (1.01%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.01%) C
8 1 (1.01%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.01%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (2.02%) Degree
2 2 (2.02%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.02%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.01%) ACCA
3 1 (1.01%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.07%) PMO
2 5 (5.05%) GDPR
2 5 (5.05%) PCI DSS
3 3 (3.03%) QA
4 2 (2.02%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 6 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (6.06%) vSphere
3 2 (2.02%) Docker
4 1 (1.01%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (5.05%) AirWatch
2 2 (2.02%) Ansible
2 2 (2.02%) SCCM
3 1 (1.01%) Foglight
3 1 (1.01%) SQL Sentry
Vendors
1 22 (22.22%) Oracle
2 21 (21.21%) Microsoft
3 13 (13.13%) SAP
4 8 (8.08%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (6.06%) HP
5 6 (6.06%) NetApp
5 6 (6.06%) VMware
6 5 (5.05%) Apple
6 5 (5.05%) Google
7 2 (2.02%) Citrix
7 2 (2.02%) Sage
8 1 (1.01%) Capita
8 1 (1.01%) Facebook
8 1 (1.01%) Infor
8 1 (1.01%) Northgate