The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 10 9 12
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Contract jobs citing Finance 28 54 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 9.24% 11.16% 9.70%
As % of the General category 44.44% 65.85% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 28 29
Median daily rate £350 £413 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.15% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £93 £300 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £650 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £401 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.99% +0.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £15.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £20.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +21.21%
Finance
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

General Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
63 82 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 20.79% 16.94% 19.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 35 49
Median daily rate £375 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £93 £300 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £650 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
- +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 6
Median hourly rate £40.00 £24.75 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.61% -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £14.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.25 £38.75 £85.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £30.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-31.66% +14.28%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge region citing Finance as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Finance across the Cambridge region.

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Finance across the Cambridge region.

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Finance.

1 13 (20.97%) Oracle
1 13 (20.97%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (19.35%) Marketing
3 11 (17.74%) Migration
3 11 (17.74%) Microsoft
4 10 (16.13%) SQL
4 10 (16.13%) SAP
5 9 (14.52%) Project Management
5 9 (14.52%) ITIL
6 8 (12.90%) Linux
6 8 (12.90%) ERP
6 8 (12.90%) Degree
7 7 (11.29%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (11.29%) Banking
7 7 (11.29%) CRM
7 7 (11.29%) Unix
7 7 (11.29%) Risk Management
7 7 (11.29%) ServiceNow
8 6 (9.68%) Pharmaceutical
8 6 (9.68%) Python
8 6 (9.68%) PRINCE2
8 6 (9.68%) Data Modelling
8 6 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (9.68%) Retail
9 5 (8.06%) Bioinformatics
9 5 (8.06%) Biology
9 5 (8.06%) Computer Science
9 5 (8.06%) Retail Banking
9 5 (8.06%) Dynamics CRM
9 5 (8.06%) RESTful

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 (3.23%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.61%) Apache Solr
2 1 (1.61%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.61%) IBM Notes
2 1 (1.61%) NetWeaver
2 1 (1.61%) NServiceBus
2 1 (1.61%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (8.06%) MS Excel
1 5 (8.06%) MS Office
2 2 (3.23%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (8.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (6.45%) BigMachines
3 2 (3.23%) BASE24
3 2 (3.23%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (3.23%) SAP CRM
3 2 (3.23%) SAP ERP
4 1 (1.61%) Changepoint
4 1 (1.61%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (1.61%) SAP BPC
4 1 (1.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (1.61%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.06%) SaaS
2 1 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.61%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.23%) DNS
1 2 (3.23%) Firewall
1 2 (3.23%) SAN
1 2 (3.23%) SSL
2 1 (1.61%) Internet
2 1 (1.61%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.06%) Big Data
1 5 (8.06%) Relational Database
1 5 (8.06%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.45%) SAP HANA
2 4 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (4.84%) MySQL
3 3 (4.84%) QlikView
3 3 (4.84%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.61%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.61%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.61%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.23%) JIRA
2 1 (1.61%) HP UFT
2 1 (1.61%) NUnit
2 1 (1.61%) Subversion
2 1 (1.61%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (19.35%) Marketing
2 7 (11.29%) Banking
3 6 (9.68%) Pharmaceutical
3 6 (9.68%) Retail
4 5 (8.06%) Retail Banking
5 4 (6.45%) Billing
6 3 (4.84%) Financial Institution
7 2 (3.23%) Legal
8 1 (1.61%) Advertising
8 1 (1.61%) Electronics
8 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (16.13%) Analyst
2 7 (11.29%) Architect
2 7 (11.29%) HR Manager
2 7 (11.29%) IT Manager
2 7 (11.29%) Project Manager
3 6 (9.68%) Administrator
4 5 (8.06%) Developer
4 5 (8.06%) IT Programme Manager
4 5 (8.06%) Programme Manager
4 5 (8.06%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (8.06%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (6.45%) Consultant
5 4 (6.45%) Python Software Engineer
5 4 (6.45%) Software Engineer
6 3 (4.84%) Agile Project Manager
6 3 (4.84%) DBA
6 3 (4.84%) Field Engineer
6 3 (4.84%) Field Service Engineer
6 3 (4.84%) Finance Project Manager
6 3 (4.84%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.06%) HTML
1 5 (8.06%) RESTful
2 4 (6.45%) Middleware
3 3 (4.84%) Web Services
4 2 (3.23%) CSS
4 2 (3.23%) jQuery
4 2 (3.23%) Silverlight
5 1 (1.61%) .NET
5 1 (1.61%) COM
5 1 (1.61%) Django
5 1 (1.61%) Lucene
5 1 (1.61%) OpenMP
5 1 (1.61%) SOAP
5 1 (1.61%) Spring
5 1 (1.61%) Thymeleaf
5 1 (1.61%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.06%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (8.06%) Biology
1 5 (8.06%) Computer Science
1 5 (8.06%) Data Centre
1 5 (8.06%) Learning Management System
1 5 (8.06%) Management Information System
2 4 (6.45%) Health Informatics
2 4 (6.45%) Informatics
3 3 (4.84%) Algorithms
3 3 (4.84%) EPoS
4 2 (3.23%) CCTV
4 2 (3.23%) Hedge funds
4 2 (3.23%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.61%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.61%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.61%) Equities
5 1 (1.61%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.61%) Ontologies
5 1 (1.61%) Semantic Web
5 1 (1.61%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.90%) Linux
2 7 (11.29%) Unix
3 5 (8.06%) Windows
4 3 (4.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (3.23%) Solaris
5 2 (3.23%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.61%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.61%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (20.97%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (17.74%) Migration
3 9 (14.52%) ITIL
3 9 (14.52%) Project Management
4 8 (12.90%) ERP
5 7 (11.29%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (11.29%) CRM
5 7 (11.29%) Risk Management
6 6 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (9.68%) Data Modelling
6 6 (9.68%) PRINCE2
7 5 (8.06%) Bioinformatics
7 5 (8.06%) Programme Management
7 5 (8.06%) Validation
8 4 (6.45%) Incident Management
8 4 (6.45%) Order to Cash
8 4 (6.45%) Performance Optimisation
8 4 (6.45%) Service Design
8 4 (6.45%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
8 4 (6.45%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.13%) SQL
2 6 (9.68%) Python
3 4 (6.45%) C
3 4 (6.45%) C++
4 3 (4.84%) VBA
5 2 (3.23%) C#
5 2 (3.23%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.23%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.23%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.61%) Apex Code
6 1 (1.61%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.61%) Java
6 1 (1.61%) Perl
6 1 (1.61%) SOQL
6 1 (1.61%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.61%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (12.90%) Degree
2 3 (4.84%) Postgraduate
2 3 (4.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (3.23%) ACCA
3 2 (3.23%) CIMA
4 1 (1.61%) CCIE
4 1 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.61%) MCP
4 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.61%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.45%) SLA
2 2 (3.23%) GAAP
2 2 (3.23%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.61%) P3O
System Software
1 3 (4.84%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.23%) iptables
2 2 (3.23%) Postfix
2 2 (3.23%) Sendmail
2 2 (3.23%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (3.23%) Cobbler
1 2 (3.23%) Control-M
1 2 (3.23%) Nagios
1 2 (3.23%) OSSEC
1 2 (3.23%) Puppet
2 1 (1.61%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (20.97%) Oracle
2 11 (17.74%) Microsoft
3 10 (16.13%) SAP
4 7 (11.29%) ServiceNow
5 5 (8.06%) HP
6 4 (6.45%) Saba
7 3 (4.84%) Cisco
7 3 (4.84%) Red Hat
7 3 (4.84%) Remedy
8 2 (3.23%) BMC
8 2 (3.23%) Citrix
8 2 (3.23%) EMC
8 2 (3.23%) LogRhythm
8 2 (3.23%) SolarWinds
8 2 (3.23%) Splunk
8 2 (3.23%) TippingPoint
8 2 (3.23%) VMware
9 1 (1.61%) Lotus
9 1 (1.61%) Planview
9 1 (1.61%) WorldPay
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International
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