Period
to 14 December 2019

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 14 December 2019 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
14 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 11 17 17
Rank change year-on-year +6 0 +2
Contract jobs citing Finance 60 94 120
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 10.42% 8.54% 9.98%
As % of the General category 42.55% 31.02% 34.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 84 95
Oxfordshire median daily rate £525 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -5.26% -
10th Percentile £238 £343 £305
90th Percentile £850 £638 £575
South East median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £21.76 £17.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.34% -50.00% +32.39%
South East median hourly rate £21.76 £22.25 £24.00
% change year-on-year -2.20% -7.29% +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 141 303 351
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 24.48% 27.52% 29.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 235 294
Oxfordshire median daily rate £425 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% - -
10th Percentile £155 £314 £250
90th Percentile £650 £600 £575
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 10 9
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £46.25 £22.93 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +101.70% +20.68% +9.01%
10th Percentile £19.13 £15.98 £12.41
90th Percentile £48.88 £43.75 £44.50
South East median hourly rate £23.41 £24.91 £19.00
% change year-on-year -6.02% +31.11% -14.61%

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 14 December 2019.

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 14 December 2019. 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 +10 30 £560 +17.89% 30
Kidlington +15 4 £705 +56.67%
Banbury +1 4 £400 -11.01%
Abingdon +2 1 £275 -27.63% 1
Finance
South East

For the 6 months to 14 December 2019, 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 26 (43.33%) SQL
2 20 (33.33%) Oracle
3 19 (31.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 19 (31.67%) Oracle EBS R12
3 19 (31.67%) Oracle Receivables
4 17 (28.33%) ERP
5 16 (26.67%) Data Analysis
6 15 (25.00%) Order to Cash
7 14 (23.33%) Oracle TCA
8 13 (21.67%) Data Modelling
8 13 (21.67%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (20.00%) Degree
9 12 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
9 12 (20.00%) Migration
10 11 (18.33%) Oracle Reports
10 11 (18.33%) Quote-to-Cash
11 10 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
12 9 (15.00%) Microsoft
12 9 (15.00%) Marketing
13 8 (13.33%) Retail
13 8 (13.33%) Java
13 8 (13.33%) DevOps
13 8 (13.33%) Data Analytics
13 8 (13.33%) Analytics
14 7 (11.67%) Power BI
14 7 (11.67%) Power Platform
14 7 (11.67%) T-SQL
14 7 (11.67%) ACCA
14 7 (11.67%) Salesforce.com
14 7 (11.67%) CIMA

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 2 (3.33%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (1.67%) Apache
2 1 (1.67%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.67%) CMS
2 1 (1.67%) ColdFusion
2 1 (1.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 19 (31.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (3.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 19 (31.67%) Oracle EBS R12
1 19 (31.67%) Oracle Receivables
2 14 (23.33%) Oracle TCA
3 5 (8.33%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (6.67%) Oracle Financials
5 3 (5.00%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (1.67%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (1.67%) SAP Business One
6 1 (1.67%) SAP CO
6 1 (1.67%) SAP FI
6 1 (1.67%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.67%) Power Platform
2 4 (6.67%) Azure
3 3 (5.00%) AWS
3 3 (5.00%) SaaS
4 1 (1.67%) Azure ExpressRoute
4 1 (1.67%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (1.67%) Office 365
4 1 (1.67%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.67%) DNS
1 1 (1.67%) Firewall
1 1 (1.67%) HTTP
1 1 (1.67%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (1.67%) IPsec
1 1 (1.67%) LAN
1 1 (1.67%) Network Security
1 1 (1.67%) OSPF
1 1 (1.67%) VLAN
1 1 (1.67%) VPN
1 1 (1.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.33%) Oracle Reports
2 7 (11.67%) Power BI
3 6 (10.00%) MS Access
4 4 (6.67%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.33%) Hadoop
5 2 (3.33%) MariaDB
5 2 (3.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 1 (1.67%) Parquet
6 1 (1.67%) Redis
6 1 (1.67%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.67%) JDeveloper
2 1 (1.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.67%) JMeter
2 1 (1.67%) REST Assured
2 1 (1.67%) SoapUI
General
1 9 (15.00%) Marketing
2 8 (13.33%) Retail
3 5 (8.33%) Billing
3 5 (8.33%) Publishing
4 4 (6.67%) Public Sector
5 3 (5.00%) Banking
5 3 (5.00%) General Ledger
6 2 (3.33%) Electronics
6 2 (3.33%) Manufacturing
6 2 (3.33%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.67%) Legal
7 1 (1.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 25 (41.67%) Consultant
2 14 (23.33%) Developer
2 14 (23.33%) Oracle Consultant
3 10 (16.67%) Analyst
4 9 (15.00%) Functional Consultant
4 9 (15.00%) Oracle Functional Consultant
5 7 (11.67%) ERP Consultant
6 6 (10.00%) Oracle Developer
7 5 (8.33%) Salesforce Consultant
8 3 (5.00%) Architect
8 3 (5.00%) Coordinator
8 3 (5.00%) Project Coordinator
8 3 (5.00%) Technical Developer
8 3 (5.00%) Trainer
9 2 (3.33%) Oracle Financials Developer
9 2 (3.33%) Salesforce Architect
9 2 (3.33%) Salesforce Developer
9 2 (3.33%) Senior Manager
9 2 (3.33%) Technical Architect
9 2 (3.33%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.33%) Kafka
1 2 (3.33%) Spring
1 2 (3.33%) Spring Boot
1 2 (3.33%) Web Services
1 2 (3.33%) XML
2 1 (1.67%) CSS
2 1 (1.67%) CSS3
2 1 (1.67%) HTML
2 1 (1.67%) HTML5
2 1 (1.67%) jQuery
2 1 (1.67%) JSON
2 1 (1.67%) Node.js
2 1 (1.67%) REST
2 1 (1.67%) SOAP
2 1 (1.67%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.33%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.67%) AS400
4 1 (1.67%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.67%) Life Science
4 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.33%) Windows
1 2 (3.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (28.33%) ERP
2 16 (26.67%) Data Analysis
3 15 (25.00%) Order to Cash
4 13 (21.67%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (21.67%) Data Modelling
5 12 (20.00%) Migration
6 11 (18.33%) Quote-to-Cash
7 10 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (13.33%) Analytics
8 8 (13.33%) Data Analytics
8 8 (13.33%) DevOps
9 6 (10.00%) Business Analytics
9 6 (10.00%) Predictive Analytics
9 6 (10.00%) Prescriptive Analytics
9 6 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
10 5 (8.33%) Customer Requirements
10 5 (8.33%) Data Migration
10 5 (8.33%) Revenue Recognition
10 5 (8.33%) Scrum
10 5 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (43.33%) SQL
2 8 (13.33%) Java
3 7 (11.67%) T-SQL
4 5 (8.33%) Apex Code
5 3 (5.00%) PL/SQL
5 3 (5.00%) Python
6 1 (1.67%) C#
6 1 (1.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (20.00%) Degree
2 7 (11.67%) ACCA
2 7 (11.67%) CIMA
3 2 (3.33%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.67%) AAT
4 1 (1.67%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (1.67%) Master's Degree
4 1 (1.67%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.00%) QA
2 1 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.67%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.67%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (3.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.33%) Docker
2 1 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (3.33%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.67%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (1.67%) Foglight
2 1 (1.67%) OSSEC
2 1 (1.67%) SCCM
2 1 (1.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 20 (33.33%) Oracle
2 9 (15.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (11.67%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (10.00%) Tableau
5 5 (8.33%) SAP
6 1 (1.67%) Ariba
6 1 (1.67%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.67%) Cisco
6 1 (1.67%) Citrix
6 1 (1.67%) CommVault
6 1 (1.67%) Databricks
6 1 (1.67%) IBM
6 1 (1.67%) Meraki
6 1 (1.67%) NetApp
6 1 (1.67%) Qualys
6 1 (1.67%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.67%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.67%) Symantec
6 1 (1.67%) VMware