Period
to 21 April 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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 9 11
Rank change year-on-year -12 +2 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 102 129 120
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 8.26% 11.20% 11.15%
As % of the General category 38.78% 42.16% 43.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 108 99
Oxfordshire median daily rate £444 £425 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.41% +11.84% -10.59%
10th Percentile £263 £212 £273
90th Percentile £569 £538 £538
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 5
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £16.50 £38.00 £13.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -56.58% +175.36% -21.14%
10th Percentile £16.14 £36.50 £11.52
90th Percentile £16.87 £39.50 £16.85
South East median hourly rate £22.00 £28.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year -22.12% +61.43% -

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 263 306 279
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 21.30% 26.56% 25.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 245 229
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £450 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £259 £263
90th Percentile £600 £575 £575
South East median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 11
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.92% +132.14% -23.29%
10th Percentile £16.99 £16.30 £12.00
90th Percentile £36.58 £38.15 £37.50
South East median hourly rate £26.93 £25.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year +4.59% -6.36% +44.74%

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 21 April 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 21 April 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 51 £413 +3.13% 23
Banbury 0 14 £370 +5.71% 6
Thame - 4 £500 -
Kidlington -7 2 £525 +16.67% 2
Abingdon +2 1 - - 10
Carterton - 1 £425 -
Finance
South East

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 35 (34.31%) Stakeholder Management
2 34 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (27.45%) Project Management
4 26 (25.49%) SQL
5 17 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
6 15 (14.71%) SQL Server
7 13 (12.75%) Oracle
7 13 (12.75%) Financial Modelling
7 13 (12.75%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (12.75%) Power BI
8 12 (11.76%) Qlik Sense
8 12 (11.76%) Analytics
8 12 (11.76%) Dynamics AX
9 11 (10.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 10 (9.80%) Microsoft Excel
10 10 (9.80%) ETL
10 10 (9.80%) PRINCE2
10 10 (9.80%) Microsoft
10 10 (9.80%) Change Management
10 10 (9.80%) Sisense
10 10 (9.80%) Problem-Solving
11 9 (8.82%) Looker
11 9 (8.82%) Service Delivery
11 9 (8.82%) Migration
11 9 (8.82%) Banking
11 9 (8.82%) JIRA
12 8 (7.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
12 8 (7.84%) Data Structures
12 8 (7.84%) Kimball Methodology
12 8 (7.84%) Planning and Forecasting

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 (1.96%) SAS
2 1 (0.98%) CMS
2 1 (0.98%) Confluence
2 1 (0.98%) IIS
2 1 (0.98%) Jupyter
2 1 (0.98%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (9.80%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (7.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.98%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 12 (11.76%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (5.88%) Markit EDM
3 4 (3.92%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (1.96%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (1.96%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.98%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.98%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.98%) Infor SunSystems
5 1 (0.98%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.98%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.98%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.98%) PeopleSoft HCM
5 1 (0.98%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.98%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.98%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.98%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.92%) Office 365
3 3 (2.94%) Azure Data Factory
3 3 (2.94%) Google Analytics
4 2 (1.96%) SaaS
5 1 (0.98%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.96%) SAN
2 1 (0.98%) DHCP
2 1 (0.98%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (14.71%) SQL Server
2 13 (12.75%) Power BI
3 12 (11.76%) Qlik Sense
4 11 (10.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (9.80%) Sisense
6 9 (8.82%) Looker
7 7 (6.86%) Big Data
7 7 (6.86%) Data Mining
7 7 (6.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (4.90%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (4.90%) SQL Server 2016
9 4 (3.92%) SQL Server 2014
10 3 (2.94%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
11 2 (1.96%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.98%) MongoDB
12 1 (0.98%) NoSQL
12 1 (0.98%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.98%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 9 (8.82%) JIRA
2 3 (2.94%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.98%) Grunt
3 1 (0.98%) gulp
3 1 (0.98%) Jasmine
3 1 (0.98%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.98%) Mocha
3 1 (0.98%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (8.82%) Banking
2 4 (3.92%) Marketing
3 3 (2.94%) Retail
3 3 (2.94%) Retail Banking
4 2 (1.96%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.96%) Publishing
5 1 (0.98%) Billing
5 1 (0.98%) General Ledger
5 1 (0.98%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 26 (25.49%) Developer
2 18 (17.65%) Analyst
3 16 (15.69%) Project Manager
4 9 (8.82%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 7 (6.86%) Architect
5 7 (6.86%) Report Writer
6 6 (5.88%) Coordinator
6 6 (5.88%) Project Coordinator
6 6 (5.88%) SQL Developer
7 5 (4.90%) Cloud Architect
7 5 (4.90%) PMO Analyst
8 4 (3.92%) Business Analyst
8 4 (3.92%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 4 (3.92%) React Developer
8 4 (3.92%) Report Developer
8 4 (3.92%) Team Leader
9 3 (2.94%) AWS Solutions Architect
9 3 (2.94%) Financial Services Project Manager
9 3 (2.94%) HR Manager
9 3 (2.94%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.92%) Node.js
1 4 (3.92%) Redux
2 3 (2.94%) Web Services
3 2 (1.96%) AngularJS
3 2 (1.96%) CSS
3 2 (1.96%) HTML
3 2 (1.96%) React
4 1 (0.98%) .NET
4 1 (0.98%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.98%) CSS3
4 1 (0.98%) D3.js
4 1 (0.98%) Enzyme
4 1 (0.98%) HTML5
4 1 (0.98%) jQuery
4 1 (0.98%) LESS
4 1 (0.98%) Nightwatchjs
4 1 (0.98%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.98%) Pandas
4 1 (0.98%) Sass
4 1 (0.98%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.75%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.84%) Data Structures
3 3 (2.94%) CMDB
4 2 (1.96%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.98%) e-Learning
5 1 (0.98%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.98%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.96%) Windows
1 2 (1.96%) Windows Server
2 1 (0.98%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (0.98%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (0.98%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (34.31%) Stakeholder Management
2 34 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (27.45%) Project Management
4 17 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 13 (12.75%) Financial Modelling
6 12 (11.76%) Analytics
7 10 (9.80%) Change Management
7 10 (9.80%) ETL
7 10 (9.80%) PRINCE2
7 10 (9.80%) Problem-Solving
8 9 (8.82%) Migration
8 9 (8.82%) Service Delivery
9 8 (7.84%) Kimball Methodology
9 8 (7.84%) Planning and Forecasting
10 7 (6.86%) ITIL
11 6 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (5.88%) DevOps
11 6 (5.88%) Release Management
11 6 (5.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 6 (5.88%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (25.49%) SQL
2 3 (2.94%) Java
3 2 (1.96%) C#
3 2 (1.96%) ES6
3 2 (1.96%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.96%) Python
4 1 (0.98%) Java 8
4 1 (0.98%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (2.94%) Degree
2 2 (1.96%) AAT
3 1 (0.98%) APMP
3 1 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (0.98%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.86%) PMO
2 4 (3.92%) GDPR
3 3 (2.94%) Data Quality
3 3 (2.94%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.96%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.96%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (1.96%) vSphere
2 1 (0.98%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.98%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.98%) XenApp
2 1 (0.98%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (0.98%) NetBackup
1 1 (0.98%) SCCM
1 1 (0.98%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (12.75%) Oracle
2 10 (9.80%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.90%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (4.90%) SAP
4 4 (3.92%) Apple
4 4 (3.92%) Tableau
5 3 (2.94%) Google
6 2 (1.96%) HP
6 2 (1.96%) NetApp
6 2 (1.96%) VMware
7 1 (0.98%) Adobe
7 1 (0.98%) Capita
7 1 (0.98%) Cisco
7 1 (0.98%) Citrix
7 1 (0.98%) CODA
7 1 (0.98%) CommVault
7 1 (0.98%) F5
7 1 (0.98%) McAfee
7 1 (0.98%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (0.98%) Workday