The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the East Anglia region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the East Anglia region.

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.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 3 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Contract jobs citing Finance 17 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Anglia 36.17% 21.05% 26.67%
As % of the General category 89.47% 66.67% 80.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
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- £310 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -20.00%
General Category
East Anglia
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
19 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Anglia 40.43% 31.58% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Average daily rate £550 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+69.23% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- -18.18%
Finance
East of England

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in East Anglia

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Finance across the East Anglia region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in East Anglia

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in East Anglia

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in East Anglia

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in East Anglia

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

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in East Anglia

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Anglia

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Anglia region citing Finance also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Finance.

1 16 (64.00%) SQL
2 15 (60.00%) Integration Testing
2 15 (60.00%) HP Quality Center
3 14 (56.00%) Test Management
3 14 (56.00%) ISEB
3 14 (56.00%) Migration
3 14 (56.00%) ISTQB
4 12 (48.00%) ETL
5 11 (44.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (40.00%) HP
7 9 (36.00%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
8 8 (32.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (28.00%) Data Migration
9 7 (28.00%) MS Excel
10 6 (24.00%) Banking
11 5 (20.00%) Test Strategy
12 2 (8.00%) Data Reconciliation
12 2 (8.00%) Data Cleansing
12 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (8.00%) Software Testing
12 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
12 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
13 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
13 1 (4.00%) Cognos
13 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
13 1 (4.00%) .NET
13 1 (4.00%) Back Office
13 1 (4.00%) Workflow

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in East Anglia by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Anglia region citing Finance also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Finance. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 7 (28.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Cognos TM1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (36.00%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 6 (24.00%) Banking
2 1 (4.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Analyst
2 9 (36.00%) Test Analyst
3 7 (28.00%) Coordinator
3 7 (28.00%) Test Coordinator
4 5 (20.00%) Test Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Business Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Financial Services Business Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Actuary
6 1 (4.00%) Data Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Test Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) SQL Developer
6 1 (4.00%) QA Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Financial Business Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (60.00%) Integration Testing
2 14 (56.00%) Test Management
2 14 (56.00%) Migration
3 12 (48.00%) ETL
4 11 (44.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (32.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (28.00%) Data Migration
7 5 (20.00%) Test Strategy
8 2 (8.00%) Data Reconciliation
8 2 (8.00%) Data Cleansing
8 2 (8.00%) Software Testing
8 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (4.00%) Workflow
9 1 (4.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (64.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (56.00%) ISEB
1 14 (56.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 15 (60.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) HP
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) Cognos
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