The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 11 21 10
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -11
Contract jobs citing Finance 66 55 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 11.24% 7.40% 13.24%
As % of the General category 46.81% 37.41% 49.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 24 58
Median daily rate £450 £423 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.50% +12.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £251 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £549 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 0
Median hourly rate £17.00 £13.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.30% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £18.91 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+0.47% +8.05%
Finance
East of England

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

General Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
141 147 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 24.02% 19.78% 26.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 64 95
Median daily rate £425 £350 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +1.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £500 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 19 22
Median hourly rate £22.50 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.75% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.15 £26.29
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £25.00

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Finance
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +9 38 £438 +5.10% 40
Peterborough +13 20 £400 -3.03% 8
Huntingdon -2 1 £450 -
St Neots - 1 £473 -
Finance
East of England

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Finance.

1 36 (28.80%) Project Management
2 26 (20.80%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (19.20%) Microsoft
4 21 (16.80%) SAP
5 19 (15.20%) MS Excel
6 17 (13.60%) ERP
7 16 (12.80%) SQL
7 16 (12.80%) Oracle
8 15 (12.00%) PRINCE2
8 15 (12.00%) Degree
9 14 (11.20%) ITIL
9 14 (11.20%) MS Project
9 14 (11.20%) MS Office
9 14 (11.20%) .NET
9 14 (11.20%) Business Intelligence
10 13 (10.40%) Windows
11 12 (9.60%) Waterfall
11 12 (9.60%) Analytical Skills
12 11 (8.80%) SDLC
13 10 (8.00%) Banking
13 10 (8.00%) Risk Management
13 10 (8.00%) Legal
14 9 (7.20%) Marketing
14 9 (7.20%) Data Centre
15 8 (6.40%) Defect Management
15 8 (6.40%) Change Control
15 8 (6.40%) Retail
15 8 (6.40%) Service Management
15 8 (6.40%) HTML
15 8 (6.40%) SLA

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 (3.20%) MS Project Server
1 4 (3.20%) NetWeaver
2 3 (2.40%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.80%) CMS
3 1 (0.80%) IBM Notes
3 1 (0.80%) IIS
3 1 (0.80%) Node.js
3 1 (0.80%) NServiceBus
3 1 (0.80%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 19 (15.20%) MS Excel
2 14 (11.20%) MS Office
2 14 (11.20%) MS Project
3 5 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (4.00%) MS Visio
4 4 (3.20%) Acrobat
5 3 (2.40%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (5.60%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (4.00%) Primavera
2 5 (4.00%) SAP ERP
2 5 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (3.20%) Cognos TM1
3 4 (3.20%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (3.20%) SAP BPC
3 4 (3.20%) SAP CRM
4 3 (2.40%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (1.60%) BASE24
6 1 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.80%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.80%) IaaS
2 4 (3.20%) SaaS
3 2 (1.60%) PaaS
4 1 (0.80%) Force.com
4 1 (0.80%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.40%) FTP
2 2 (1.60%) DNS
2 2 (1.60%) Firewall
2 2 (1.60%) IP Telephony
2 2 (1.60%) LAN
2 2 (1.60%) SAN
2 2 (1.60%) SSL
2 2 (1.60%) WAN
2 2 (1.60%) Wireless
3 1 (0.80%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.80%) Internet
3 1 (0.80%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.80%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.00%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (3.20%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (2.40%) Data Mining
4 3 (2.40%) Hadoop
4 3 (2.40%) MySQL
4 3 (2.40%) QlikView
4 3 (2.40%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.60%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.60%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (1.60%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.80%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.80%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (0.80%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.80%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.80%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (5.60%) JIRA
2 5 (4.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.40%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.80%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.80%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.80%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.80%) Hudson
4 1 (0.80%) IntelliJ
4 1 (0.80%) JUnit
4 1 (0.80%) Maven
4 1 (0.80%) NUnit
4 1 (0.80%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (8.00%) Banking
1 10 (8.00%) Legal
2 9 (7.20%) Marketing
3 8 (6.40%) Retail
4 7 (5.60%) Manufacturing
5 6 (4.80%) Telecoms
6 5 (4.00%) Publishing
7 4 (3.20%) Electronics
7 4 (3.20%) Financial Institution
8 3 (2.40%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.80%) Advertising
9 1 (0.80%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.80%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.80%) Law
9 1 (0.80%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 26 (20.80%) Project Manager
2 24 (19.20%) Analyst
3 14 (11.20%) Developer
4 7 (5.60%) Architect
4 7 (5.60%) Business Analyst
4 7 (5.60%) Consultant
5 6 (4.80%) IT Manager
5 6 (4.80%) IT Project Manager
5 6 (4.80%) Senior Analyst
5 6 (4.80%) Technologist
6 5 (4.00%) Analyst Programmer
6 5 (4.00%) C# Developer
6 5 (4.00%) Programmer
6 5 (4.00%) SAP Consultant
6 5 (4.00%) Senior Analyst Programmer
6 5 (4.00%) Senior Developer
6 5 (4.00%) Senior Programme Analyst
6 5 (4.00%) Senior Programmer
6 5 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (4.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (11.20%) .NET
2 8 (6.40%) HTML
3 6 (4.80%) ASP.NET
3 6 (4.80%) Web Services
4 4 (3.20%) CSS
4 4 (3.20%) Silverlight
5 3 (2.40%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (2.40%) CSS3
5 3 (2.40%) HTML5
5 3 (2.40%) jQuery
5 3 (2.40%) Visualforce
5 3 (2.40%) WCF
5 3 (2.40%) WPF
6 2 (1.60%) .NET Framework
6 2 (1.60%) AngularJS
6 2 (1.60%) RESTful
7 1 (0.80%) Ajax
7 1 (0.80%) JSON
7 1 (0.80%) OpenMP
7 1 (0.80%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.60%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.20%) Data Centre
3 5 (4.00%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.20%) Biology
4 4 (3.20%) Life Science
4 4 (3.20%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.40%) CCTV
5 3 (2.40%) Mainframe
5 3 (2.40%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.40%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.60%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.60%) BYOD
6 2 (1.60%) Hedge funds
6 2 (1.60%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (1.60%) Smartcard
6 2 (1.60%) User Experience
6 2 (1.60%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.80%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.80%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (10.40%) Windows
2 8 (6.40%) Linux
3 5 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (3.20%) Unix
5 3 (2.40%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.60%) Solaris
7 1 (0.80%) Android
7 1 (0.80%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.80%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.80%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.80%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.80%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (28.80%) Project Management
2 26 (20.80%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (13.60%) ERP
4 15 (12.00%) PRINCE2
5 14 (11.20%) Business Intelligence
5 14 (11.20%) ITIL
6 12 (9.60%) Waterfall
7 11 (8.80%) SDLC
8 10 (8.00%) Risk Management
9 8 (6.40%) Change Control
9 8 (6.40%) Defect Management
9 8 (6.40%) Service Management
10 7 (5.60%) Analytics
10 7 (5.60%) Change Management
10 7 (5.60%) ETL
10 7 (5.60%) Migration
10 7 (5.60%) Software Engineering
10 7 (5.60%) UML
10 7 (5.60%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (4.80%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 16 (12.80%) SQL
2 7 (5.60%) C#
3 6 (4.80%) T-SQL
4 5 (4.00%) Java
4 5 (4.00%) Shell Script
5 4 (3.20%) JavaScript
5 4 (3.20%) Python
6 3 (2.40%) Apex Code
6 3 (2.40%) Perl
7 2 (1.60%) C
7 2 (1.60%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.60%) VB
7 2 (1.60%) X++
8 1 (0.80%) Apple Swift
8 1 (0.80%) C++
8 1 (0.80%) Delphi
8 1 (0.80%) LINC
8 1 (0.80%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.80%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.80%) VB6
Qualifications
1 15 (12.00%) Degree
2 8 (6.40%) ISEB
3 6 (4.80%) ISTQB
4 5 (4.00%) APMP
5 3 (2.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (1.60%) ACCA
6 2 (1.60%) CIMA
6 2 (1.60%) HNC
6 2 (1.60%) HND
6 2 (1.60%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.60%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.80%) MCP
7 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.80%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.40%) SLA
2 6 (4.80%) GxP
3 5 (4.00%) QA
4 2 (1.60%) COBIT
4 2 (1.60%) GAAP
System Software
1 3 (2.40%) Active Directory
1 3 (2.40%) Docker
1 3 (2.40%) GPFS
1 3 (2.40%) NFS
1 3 (2.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.60%) iptables
2 2 (1.60%) Postfix
2 2 (1.60%) Sendmail
2 2 (1.60%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (4.00%) Nagios
1 5 (4.00%) Puppet
2 3 (2.40%) Ganglia
3 2 (1.60%) Cobbler
3 2 (1.60%) Control-M
3 2 (1.60%) OSSEC
4 1 (0.80%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (19.20%) Microsoft
2 21 (16.80%) SAP
3 16 (12.80%) Oracle
4 6 (4.80%) HP
4 6 (4.80%) IBM
4 6 (4.80%) Red Hat
5 5 (4.00%) Cognos
5 5 (4.00%) JD Edwards
5 5 (4.00%) Remedy
5 5 (4.00%) Unisys
5 5 (4.00%) WorldPay
6 4 (3.20%) Adobe
6 4 (3.20%) Citrix
6 4 (3.20%) ServiceNow
6 4 (3.20%) VMware
7 3 (2.40%) AppSense
7 3 (2.40%) BMC
7 3 (2.40%) Cisco
7 3 (2.40%) DevExpress
7 3 (2.40%) Salesforce.com
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