The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 5 5 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs citing Finance 330 418 473
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 13.57% 14.79% 15.30%
As % of the General category 46.22% 48.10% 45.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 201 221 299
Median daily rate £425 £428 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.58% +6.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £300 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £403 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.48% +0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 25 18
Median hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +3.03%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.65 £20.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+3.25% +21.21%
Finance
England

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

General Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
714 869 1030
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 29.36% 30.75% 33.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 419 407 574
Median daily rate £400 £400 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £240 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
- +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 87 78
Median hourly rate £31.95 £31.75 £30.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +4.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £10.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £41.45 £43.39
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £29.50 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-30.50% +12.38%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Finance
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

Finance Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

Finance
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
Hertfordshire 0 107 £425 -5.55% 46
Essex -2 90 £420 +12.00% 24
Suffolk +7 42 £475 -5.00% 30
Cambridgeshire -11 40 £375 -13.04% 31
Bedfordshire +1 29 £421 -0.88% 16
Norfolk +5 16 £450 +30.90% 4
East Anglia -2 2 £550 -4.34%
Finance
England

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 East of England region with a requirement for Finance.

1 171 (22.74%) Agile Software Development
2 126 (16.76%) Stakeholder Management
3 114 (15.16%) Project Management
4 108 (14.36%) Oracle
5 106 (14.10%) Windows
6 101 (13.43%) SQL
7 98 (13.03%) Microsoft
8 90 (11.97%) MS Excel
9 83 (11.04%) Scrum
10 78 (10.37%) Active Directory
11 76 (10.11%) Analytical Skills
12 74 (9.84%) Java
13 67 (8.91%) PRINCE2
14 63 (8.38%) SQL Server
14 63 (8.38%) MS Office
15 62 (8.24%) Business Intelligence
16 57 (7.58%) Degree
17 51 (6.78%) SAP
17 51 (6.78%) Business Analysis
18 50 (6.65%) ITIL
18 50 (6.65%) Retail
19 48 (6.38%) Marketing
20 44 (5.85%) Document Management
20 44 (5.85%) Web Services
20 44 (5.85%) Citrix
21 43 (5.72%) User Acceptance Testing
22 42 (5.59%) QA
22 42 (5.59%) ERP
23 40 (5.32%) Migration
23 40 (5.32%) HTML

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 33 (4.39%) SharePoint
2 15 (1.99%) WebLogic
3 14 (1.86%) MS Exchange
4 13 (1.73%) IIS
5 10 (1.33%) Tomcat
6 9 (1.20%) Apache
6 9 (1.20%) CMS
7 8 (1.06%) Confluence
7 8 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (0.80%) Documentum
8 6 (0.80%) Skype for Business
9 4 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (0.53%) JBoss
9 4 (0.53%) WebSphere
10 3 (0.40%) Cloud Foundry
10 3 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (0.40%) GlassFish
10 3 (0.40%) IBM Notes
10 3 (0.40%) Oracle Workflow
10 3 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 90 (11.97%) MS Excel
2 63 (8.38%) MS Office
3 25 (3.32%) MS PowerPoint
4 20 (2.66%) MS Project
5 18 (2.39%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.80%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.27%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.13%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.13%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 21 (2.79%) Hyperion Planning
2 18 (2.39%) Oracle EBS
3 17 (2.26%) Oracle EBS R12
4 14 (1.86%) Dynamics CRM
4 14 (1.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 12 (1.60%) SAP ERP
6 11 (1.46%) SAP CRM
7 10 (1.33%) Oracle Financials
8 7 (0.93%) Oracle Payables
8 7 (0.93%) Unit4 Business World
9 6 (0.80%) Dynamics NAV
9 6 (0.80%) HFM
9 6 (0.80%) Oracle Assets
9 6 (0.80%) Oracle Cash Management
9 6 (0.80%) Oracle Receivables
10 5 (0.66%) Oracle E-Business Tax
11 4 (0.53%) BigMachines
11 4 (0.53%) Oracle AGIS
11 4 (0.53%) Oracle General Ledger
11 4 (0.53%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.46%) Office 365
2 9 (1.20%) IBM Blueworks
3 8 (1.06%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (0.80%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (0.80%) SaaS
5 3 (0.40%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (0.40%) IBM Cloud
5 3 (0.40%) IBM SmartCloud
5 3 (0.40%) Yammer
6 2 (0.27%) Slack
7 1 (0.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.13%) Force.com
7 1 (0.13%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 19 (2.53%) Firewall
2 16 (2.13%) Internet
3 11 (1.46%) ATM
3 11 (1.46%) DNS
3 11 (1.46%) SAN
4 10 (1.33%) TCP/IP
5 9 (1.20%) NAS
6 7 (0.93%) BIG-IP
6 7 (0.93%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 7 (0.93%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 7 (0.93%) WAN
7 6 (0.80%) Network Security
8 5 (0.66%) LAN
8 5 (0.66%) VLAN
9 4 (0.53%) iSCSI
9 4 (0.53%) LDAP
9 4 (0.53%) MPLS
9 4 (0.53%) SSL
10 3 (0.40%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (0.40%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (8.38%) SQL Server
2 36 (4.79%) Data Warehouse
3 22 (2.93%) Essbase
4 18 (2.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 18 (2.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 14 (1.86%) Oracle Database
6 12 (1.60%) Big Data
6 12 (1.60%) Crystal Reports
6 12 (1.60%) MySQL
7 11 (1.46%) Oracle Reports
7 11 (1.46%) QlikView
8 9 (1.20%) DB2
8 9 (1.20%) Oracle ODI
8 9 (1.20%) Relational Database
9 8 (1.06%) Oracle Database 11g
9 8 (1.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (0.93%) BusinessObjects
11 6 (0.80%) Hadoop
11 6 (0.80%) Oracle Discoverer
11 6 (0.80%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 18 (2.39%) JIRA
2 11 (1.46%) Selenium
3 10 (1.33%) Git (software)
4 7 (0.93%) JUnit
4 7 (0.93%) SoapUI
5 6 (0.80%) Jenkins
6 5 (0.66%) Cucumber
6 5 (0.66%) NUnit
6 5 (0.66%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (0.66%) TeamCity
7 4 (0.53%) JBehave
7 4 (0.53%) JMeter
7 4 (0.53%) Maven
7 4 (0.53%) Oracle Forms
7 4 (0.53%) WebDriver
8 3 (0.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (0.40%) FitNesse
8 3 (0.40%) Protractor
8 3 (0.40%) Robot Framework
8 3 (0.40%) VisualVM
General
1 50 (6.65%) Retail
2 48 (6.38%) Marketing
3 33 (4.39%) Banking
3 33 (4.39%) Law
4 31 (4.12%) Manufacturing
5 26 (3.46%) Billing
6 24 (3.19%) Legal
7 18 (2.39%) Telecoms
8 17 (2.26%) General Ledger
9 14 (1.86%) Electronics
10 10 (1.33%) Automotive
10 10 (1.33%) Back Office
10 10 (1.33%) Financial Institution
11 9 (1.20%) Pharmaceutical
12 8 (1.06%) Local Government
13 7 (0.93%) Advertising
13 7 (0.93%) Retail Banking
14 6 (0.80%) Front Office
14 6 (0.80%) Games
14 6 (0.80%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 236 (31.38%) Analyst
2 108 (14.36%) Project Manager
3 94 (12.50%) Developer
4 89 (11.84%) Business Analyst
5 64 (8.51%) Consultant
6 56 (7.45%) Architect
7 52 (6.91%) Service Analyst
8 43 (5.72%) Financial Analyst
9 41 (5.45%) Service Desk Analyst
10 40 (5.32%) Java Developer
11 33 (4.39%) Senior Analyst
12 31 (4.12%) Test Analyst
13 30 (3.99%) Help Desk Analyst
14 27 (3.59%) IT Analyst
14 27 (3.59%) IT Manager
14 27 (3.59%) Solutions Architect
15 20 (2.66%) Support Analyst
16 18 (2.39%) Agile Developer
17 17 (2.26%) Finance Business Analyst
17 17 (2.26%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (5.85%) Web Services
2 40 (5.32%) HTML
3 37 (4.92%) .NET
4 29 (3.86%) SOAP
5 28 (3.72%) AngularJS
6 26 (3.46%) Spring
7 19 (2.53%) CSS
7 19 (2.53%) REST
8 18 (2.39%) Middleware
9 16 (2.13%) XML
10 15 (1.99%) Hibernate
11 12 (1.60%) J2EE
12 11 (1.46%) ASP.NET
12 11 (1.46%) Silverlight
13 10 (1.33%) KnockoutJS
14 9 (1.20%) RESTful
15 7 (0.93%) .NET Framework
16 6 (0.80%) AWT
16 6 (0.80%) jQuery
16 6 (0.80%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 76 (10.11%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (4.39%) Management Information System
3 31 (4.12%) Blackberry
4 28 (3.72%) Data Centre
5 13 (1.73%) Mobile App
6 10 (1.33%) Computer Science
7 9 (1.20%) Data Integration
7 9 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (1.20%) EPoS
7 9 (1.20%) NHS
7 9 (1.20%) Reference Data
8 7 (0.93%) CMDB
8 7 (0.93%) Statistics
9 6 (0.80%) Data Extraction
9 6 (0.80%) e-Learning
9 6 (0.80%) SWIFT
10 5 (0.66%) Clustering
10 5 (0.66%) Data Structures
10 5 (0.66%) Learning Management System
10 5 (0.66%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 106 (14.10%) Windows
2 40 (5.32%) Windows 7
3 37 (4.92%) Windows Server
4 30 (3.99%) Linux
5 21 (2.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 20 (2.66%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (1.46%) Solaris
7 11 (1.46%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (1.33%) Unix
9 9 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (0.80%) AIX
11 3 (0.40%) Windows 2000 Server
11 3 (0.40%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.27%) CentOS
12 2 (0.27%) Fedora
12 2 (0.27%) Windows 10
12 2 (0.27%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (22.74%) Agile Software Development
2 126 (16.76%) Stakeholder Management
3 114 (15.16%) Project Management
4 83 (11.04%) Scrum
5 67 (8.91%) PRINCE2
6 62 (8.24%) Business Intelligence
7 51 (6.78%) Business Analysis
8 50 (6.65%) ITIL
9 44 (5.85%) Document Management
10 43 (5.72%) User Acceptance Testing
11 42 (5.59%) ERP
12 40 (5.32%) Incident Management
12 40 (5.32%) Migration
13 39 (5.19%) Programme Management
14 37 (4.92%) CRM
15 35 (4.65%) Open Source
15 35 (4.65%) SDLC
16 34 (4.52%) Change Management
17 33 (4.39%) Information Security
18 32 (4.26%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 101 (13.43%) SQL
2 74 (9.84%) Java
3 27 (3.59%) C#
4 17 (2.26%) C
5 16 (2.13%) JavaScript
6 15 (1.99%) PL/SQL
7 12 (1.60%) Python
7 12 (1.60%) T-SQL
8 9 (1.20%) PowerShell
9 7 (0.93%) Ruby
9 7 (0.93%) VBA
10 6 (0.80%) C++
10 6 (0.80%) Perl
11 5 (0.66%) PHP
11 5 (0.66%) VB.NET
12 4 (0.53%) Bash Shell
12 4 (0.53%) VB
13 3 (0.40%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.13%) AWK
14 1 (0.13%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 57 (7.58%) Degree
2 25 (3.32%) ISEB
3 20 (2.66%) Security Cleared
4 18 (2.39%) CISSP
5 16 (2.13%) CISM
6 10 (1.33%) PMI Certification
7 8 (1.06%) MCP
7 8 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 8 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 7 (0.93%) A+ Certification
8 7 (0.93%) PMP
9 6 (0.80%) CRISC
9 6 (0.80%) ISTQB
10 5 (0.66%) ACCA
10 5 (0.66%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (0.53%) CESG Certified Professional
11 4 (0.53%) CISA
11 4 (0.53%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (5.59%) QA
2 16 (2.13%) Data Quality
3 14 (1.86%) SLA
4 6 (0.80%) SEPA
5 5 (0.66%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.27%) Disclosure Scotland
7 2 (0.27%) GAAP
7 2 (0.27%) P3O
7 2 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.27%) SDET
8 1 (0.13%) DO-254
8 1 (0.13%) GCP
8 1 (0.13%) GLP
8 1 (0.13%) GMP
8 1 (0.13%) GxP
8 1 (0.13%) ISO 8583
8 1 (0.13%) Solvency II
System Software
1 78 (10.37%) Active Directory
2 16 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (1.73%) Virtual Machines
4 9 (1.20%) vSphere
5 8 (1.06%) Hyper-V
6 6 (0.80%) VMware ESX
7 3 (0.40%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (0.27%) iptables
8 2 (0.27%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (0.27%) Postfix
8 2 (0.27%) Sendmail
8 2 (0.27%) Snort
9 1 (0.13%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 13 (1.73%) SCCM
2 9 (1.20%) Puppet
3 8 (1.06%) Control-M
4 7 (0.93%) WSUS
5 5 (0.66%) Backup Exec
6 4 (0.53%) OpenView
7 3 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (0.40%) IBM Cloud Orchestrator
7 3 (0.40%) Microsoft Clustering
7 3 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (0.40%) Opsview
7 3 (0.40%) Tivoli
7 3 (0.40%) WhatsUp Gold
8 2 (0.27%) Cobbler
8 2 (0.27%) Nagios
8 2 (0.27%) OSSEC
8 2 (0.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (0.13%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.13%) Salt
9 1 (0.13%) Terraform
Vendors
1 108 (14.36%) Oracle
2 98 (13.03%) Microsoft
3 51 (6.78%) SAP
4 44 (5.85%) Citrix
5 25 (3.32%) VMware
6 23 (3.06%) Hyperion
7 19 (2.53%) HP
8 18 (2.39%) IBM
9 16 (2.13%) Dell
10 14 (1.86%) Cisco
11 11 (1.46%) ServiceNow
12 9 (1.20%) Varonis
13 8 (1.06%) CheckPoint
13 8 (1.06%) Cognos
13 8 (1.06%) F5
13 8 (1.06%) hybris
13 8 (1.06%) Red Hat
13 8 (1.06%) Salesforce.com
14 6 (0.80%) CODA
14 6 (0.80%) Sun
Raf Mildenhall, Suffolk
RB
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Raf Mildenhall, Suffolk
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Raf Mildenhall, Suffolk
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Raf Mildenhall, Suffolk
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Raf Mildenhall, Suffolk
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Raf Mildenhall, Suffolk
RB
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Raf Mildenhall, Suffolk
RB
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Raf Mildenhall, Suffolk
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Raf Mildenhall, Suffolk
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Raf Mildenhall, Suffolk
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Raf Mildenhall, Suffolk
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Raf Mildenhall, Suffolk
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Ipswich
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
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Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
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Raf Mildenhall, Suffolk
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Rate: £425.00 - £525.00 per day
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Rate: £400 - £450 per day
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Rate: £450 - £500 per day
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