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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 6 5 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Contract jobs citing Finance 6 2 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Anglia 13.95% 11.76% 41.79%
As % of the General category 54.55% 66.67% 84.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 5
Average daily rate £323 £195 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+65.38% -61.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £195 £420
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £195 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £19.39 £22.77
% change year-on-year
+3.14% -14.84%
General Category
East Anglia
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
11 3 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Anglia 25.58% 17.65% 49.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 5
Average daily rate £400 £195 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+105.12% -61.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £195 £420
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £195 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
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
Daily Rate Histogram in East Anglia

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the East Anglia region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram 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 26 Related IT Skills in East Anglia

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 5 (55.56%) Migration
2 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (44.44%) Banking
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
4 2 (22.22%) HP
4 2 (22.22%) ISEB
4 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
4 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Integration Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Data Migration
4 2 (22.22%) Data Cleansing
4 2 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (22.22%) Data Reconciliation
5 1 (11.11%) Change Control
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (11.11%) Test Management
5 1 (11.11%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (11.11%) QA
5 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
5 1 (11.11%) ETL
5 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
5 1 (11.11%) Cognos

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in East Anglia by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Cognos TM1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (44.44%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Coordinator
3 2 (22.22%) Test Coordinator
4 1 (11.11%) Financial Services Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Actuary
4 1 (11.11%) Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Data Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Developer
4 1 (11.11%) QA Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Financial Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Migration
2 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
3 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Integration Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Data Migration
3 2 (22.22%) Data Cleansing
3 2 (22.22%) Data Reconciliation
4 1 (11.11%) Change Control
4 1 (11.11%) Test Management
4 1 (11.11%) ETL
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) ISEB
1 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) Cognos
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