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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 4 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 389 481 459
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 15.18% 15.40% 15.44%
As % of the General category 47.09% 52.57% 50.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 270 267
Median daily rate £450 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £277 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £398
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 31 21
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +15.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £16.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £42.00 £33.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £19.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
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
826 915 902
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 32.24% 29.30% 30.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 454 487 488
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £235 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £380
% change year-on-year
+1.13% +4.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 82 85
Median hourly rate £25.00 £21.22 £28.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.82% -26.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.72 £14.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.35 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-0.66% -

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 27 July 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 27 July 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 27 July 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
Essex -1 107 £425 +13.33% 21
Hertfordshire -2 85 £425 -1.84% 38
Cambridgeshire +2 71 £451 +9.39% 39
Suffolk +9 56 £475 +5.55% 10
Norfolk +7 32 £425 +25.92% 4
Bedfordshire -5 31 £463 +8.82% 16
East Anglia +1 5 £600 - 2
Finance
England

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 July 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.

1 165 (19.98%) Agile Software Development
2 135 (16.34%) Stakeholder Management
3 134 (16.22%) Project Management
4 127 (15.38%) Windows
5 116 (14.04%) SQL
6 103 (12.47%) Microsoft
7 100 (12.11%) Oracle
7 100 (12.11%) MS Excel
8 83 (10.05%) Active Directory
9 76 (9.20%) Analytical Skills
10 75 (9.08%) Scrum
11 74 (8.96%) SQL Server
12 70 (8.47%) MS Office
13 67 (8.11%) PRINCE2
14 65 (7.87%) Business Intelligence
15 60 (7.26%) ITIL
16 59 (7.14%) Document Management
17 55 (6.66%) Windows 7
18 54 (6.54%) Java
19 53 (6.42%) Web Services
20 52 (6.30%) Citrix
21 51 (6.17%) ERP
21 51 (6.17%) Incident Management
22 50 (6.05%) Banking
23 49 (5.93%) SAP
23 49 (5.93%) Business Analysis
24 48 (5.81%) Retail
25 47 (5.69%) Law
25 47 (5.69%) CRM
26 45 (5.45%) .NET

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 31 (3.75%) SharePoint
2 20 (2.42%) MS Exchange
3 19 (2.30%) IIS
4 12 (1.45%) SAS
5 11 (1.33%) WebLogic
6 9 (1.09%) BizTalk Server
7 7 (0.85%) Apache
7 7 (0.85%) CMS
8 6 (0.73%) Documentum
8 6 (0.73%) IBM Notes
8 6 (0.73%) Skype for Business
8 6 (0.73%) Tomcat
9 5 (0.61%) JBoss
10 4 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2010
10 4 (0.48%) NetWeaver
11 3 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2007
11 3 (0.36%) GlassFish
12 2 (0.24%) DNN
12 2 (0.24%) MS Project Server
12 2 (0.24%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 100 (12.11%) MS Excel
2 70 (8.47%) MS Office
3 19 (2.30%) MS PowerPoint
4 18 (2.18%) MS Project
4 18 (2.18%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.61%) FrameMaker
6 4 (0.48%) AutoCAD
6 4 (0.48%) SOLIDWORKS
6 4 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.24%) Acrobat
7 2 (0.24%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.12%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 21 (2.54%) Hyperion Planning
2 17 (2.06%) Dynamics CRM
3 15 (1.82%) Oracle EBS R12
4 12 (1.45%) Oracle EBS
4 12 (1.45%) SAP ERP
5 11 (1.33%) SAP CRM
6 10 (1.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 9 (1.09%) Dynamics AX
8 8 (0.97%) Oracle Financials
9 7 (0.85%) Unit4 Business World
10 6 (0.73%) Dynamics NAV
10 6 (0.73%) HFM
10 6 (0.73%) Oracle Payables
10 6 (0.73%) Oracle Receivables
11 5 (0.61%) Oracle Assets
11 5 (0.61%) Oracle ERP
11 5 (0.61%) Oracle General Ledger
11 5 (0.61%) Primavera
12 4 (0.48%) Oracle E-Business Tax
12 4 (0.48%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (1.09%) IBM Blueworks
1 9 (1.09%) Office 365
2 8 (0.97%) SaaS
3 7 (0.85%) IaaS
4 4 (0.48%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.36%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (0.36%) IBM SmartCloud
6 2 (0.24%) PaaS
6 2 (0.24%) Yammer
7 1 (0.12%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.12%) Force.com
7 1 (0.12%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 24 (2.91%) DNS
2 23 (2.78%) Firewall
3 15 (1.82%) Internet
3 15 (1.82%) SAN
4 13 (1.57%) ATM
5 11 (1.33%) BIG-IP
5 11 (1.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 10 (1.21%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 9 (1.09%) NAS
7 9 (1.09%) WAN
8 8 (0.97%) LAN
8 8 (0.97%) MPLS
9 7 (0.85%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (0.73%) Network Security
11 5 (0.61%) TCP/IP
12 4 (0.48%) DHCP
12 4 (0.48%) Intranet
13 3 (0.36%) LDAP
13 3 (0.36%) SMTP
13 3 (0.36%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (8.96%) SQL Server
2 36 (4.36%) Data Warehouse
3 20 (2.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 18 (2.18%) Essbase
5 16 (1.94%) QlikView
6 15 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 14 (1.69%) BusinessObjects
8 11 (1.33%) Crystal Reports
8 11 (1.33%) MySQL
9 10 (1.21%) Oracle Reports
10 9 (1.09%) Big Data
10 9 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
11 8 (0.97%) DB2
11 8 (0.97%) Relational Database
11 8 (0.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 7 (0.85%) Data Mart
13 6 (0.73%) Hadoop
14 5 (0.61%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
14 5 (0.61%) Oracle ODI
14 5 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (1.45%) JIRA
2 4 (0.48%) Git (software)
2 4 (0.48%) Selenium
2 4 (0.48%) Subversion
2 4 (0.48%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (0.48%) Visual Studio
3 3 (0.36%) VisualVM
4 2 (0.24%) Ant
4 2 (0.24%) ClearCase
4 2 (0.24%) ClearQuest
4 2 (0.24%) ERwin
4 2 (0.24%) Gradle
4 2 (0.24%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.24%) Maven
4 2 (0.24%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (0.24%) Xcode
5 1 (0.12%) AccuRev
5 1 (0.12%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.12%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.12%) TeamCity
General
1 50 (6.05%) Banking
2 48 (5.81%) Retail
3 47 (5.69%) Law
4 42 (5.08%) Manufacturing
4 42 (5.08%) Marketing
5 34 (4.12%) Legal
6 23 (2.78%) Telecoms
7 18 (2.18%) Automotive
8 15 (1.82%) Back Office
9 14 (1.69%) Billing
9 14 (1.69%) Financial Institution
9 14 (1.69%) General Ledger
10 11 (1.33%) Electronics
10 11 (1.33%) Pharmaceutical
11 10 (1.21%) Advertising
11 10 (1.21%) Publishing
12 7 (0.85%) German Language
12 7 (0.85%) Retail Banking
13 6 (0.73%) Front Office
14 5 (0.61%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 250 (30.27%) Analyst
2 122 (14.77%) Project Manager
3 98 (11.86%) Business Analyst
4 90 (10.90%) Developer
5 82 (9.93%) Consultant
6 67 (8.11%) Architect
7 64 (7.75%) Service Analyst
8 52 (6.30%) Service Desk Analyst
9 41 (4.96%) Help Desk Analyst
10 31 (3.75%) IT Analyst
11 29 (3.51%) Financial Analyst
11 29 (3.51%) IT Manager
11 29 (3.51%) Java Developer
11 29 (3.51%) Senior Analyst
12 25 (3.03%) Solutions Architect
13 23 (2.78%) Support Analyst
14 22 (2.66%) IT Project Manager
15 21 (2.54%) Test Analyst
16 19 (2.30%) Finance Business Analyst
17 17 (2.06%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (6.42%) Web Services
2 45 (5.45%) .NET
3 37 (4.48%) HTML
4 31 (3.75%) SOAP
5 28 (3.39%) AngularJS
6 22 (2.66%) REST
7 17 (2.06%) CSS
8 16 (1.94%) Middleware
9 14 (1.69%) .NET Framework
9 14 (1.69%) Spring
9 14 (1.69%) XML
10 13 (1.57%) Hibernate
11 12 (1.45%) ASP.NET
11 12 (1.45%) KnockoutJS
12 11 (1.33%) Silverlight
13 8 (0.97%) HTML5
13 8 (0.97%) RESTful
14 7 (0.85%) J2EE
15 6 (0.73%) COM
16 5 (0.61%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 76 (9.20%) Analytical Skills
2 43 (5.21%) Blackberry
3 34 (4.12%) Data Centre
4 31 (3.75%) Management Information System
5 26 (3.15%) Mobile App
6 12 (1.45%) Data Integration
7 10 (1.21%) Enterprise Software
8 9 (1.09%) Computer Science
8 9 (1.09%) EPoS
9 8 (0.97%) Reference Data
10 7 (0.85%) Visualisation
11 6 (0.73%) Client/Server
11 6 (0.73%) Clustering
11 6 (0.73%) CMDB
11 6 (0.73%) FMCG
11 6 (0.73%) Hedge funds
11 6 (0.73%) Statistics
11 6 (0.73%) SWIFT
11 6 (0.73%) User Experience
12 5 (0.61%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 127 (15.38%) Windows
2 55 (6.66%) Windows 7
3 45 (5.45%) Windows Server
4 27 (3.27%) Linux
5 20 (2.42%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (1.57%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (1.21%) Unix
9 7 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (0.73%) Solaris
11 5 (0.61%) Windows 10
12 4 (0.48%) Windows 8
13 3 (0.36%) Apple iOS
13 3 (0.36%) Windows 2000 Server
14 2 (0.24%) AIX
14 2 (0.24%) Android
15 1 (0.12%) CentOS
15 1 (0.12%) Fedora
15 1 (0.12%) Windows Vista
15 1 (0.12%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 165 (19.98%) Agile Software Development
2 135 (16.34%) Stakeholder Management
3 134 (16.22%) Project Management
4 75 (9.08%) Scrum
5 67 (8.11%) PRINCE2
6 65 (7.87%) Business Intelligence
7 60 (7.26%) ITIL
8 59 (7.14%) Document Management
9 51 (6.17%) ERP
9 51 (6.17%) Incident Management
10 49 (5.93%) Business Analysis
11 47 (5.69%) CRM
12 39 (4.72%) Change Management
12 39 (4.72%) ETL
13 38 (4.60%) Migration
14 36 (4.36%) Data Modelling
14 36 (4.36%) User Acceptance Testing
15 35 (4.24%) SDLC
16 33 (4.00%) Information Security
17 31 (3.75%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 116 (14.04%) SQL
2 54 (6.54%) Java
3 31 (3.75%) C#
4 15 (1.82%) C
5 14 (1.69%) JavaScript
6 13 (1.57%) T-SQL
7 12 (1.45%) PL/SQL
8 8 (0.97%) Python
9 6 (0.73%) C++
9 6 (0.73%) Ruby
10 5 (0.61%) VB.NET
11 4 (0.48%) Apex Code
11 4 (0.48%) PHP
11 4 (0.48%) PowerShell
11 4 (0.48%) Shell Script
11 4 (0.48%) VBA
12 3 (0.36%) Apple Swift
12 3 (0.36%) Objective-C
12 3 (0.36%) Perl
12 3 (0.36%) VB
Qualifications
1 45 (5.45%) Degree
2 29 (3.51%) Security Cleared
3 22 (2.66%) ISEB
4 18 (2.18%) PMI Certification
5 17 (2.06%) PMP
6 16 (1.94%) CISM
6 16 (1.94%) CISSP
7 13 (1.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 7 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (0.85%) MCP
8 7 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (0.73%) SC Cleared
10 5 (0.61%) CISA
10 5 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 4 (0.48%) A+ Certification
11 4 (0.48%) ACCA
11 4 (0.48%) APMP
11 4 (0.48%) ISTQB
12 3 (0.36%) CBAP
12 3 (0.36%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (2.91%) QA
2 23 (2.78%) SLA
3 20 (2.42%) Data Quality
4 8 (0.97%) GxP
5 6 (0.73%) Disclosure Scotland
6 5 (0.61%) SEPA
7 2 (0.24%) COBIT
7 2 (0.24%) GAAP
7 2 (0.24%) GCP
7 2 (0.24%) GLP
7 2 (0.24%) GMP
7 2 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.24%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.12%) DO-254
8 1 (0.12%) ISO 8583
8 1 (0.12%) SDET
System Software
1 83 (10.05%) Active Directory
2 25 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (1.45%) Virtual Machines
4 9 (1.09%) VMware ESX
5 8 (0.97%) Virtual Desktop
6 7 (0.85%) vSphere
7 5 (0.61%) Oracle RAC
8 3 (0.36%) Hyper-V
9 2 (0.24%) Firmware
9 2 (0.24%) iptables
9 2 (0.24%) Postfix
9 2 (0.24%) Sendmail
9 2 (0.24%) Snort
Systems Management
1 8 (0.97%) Puppet
2 7 (0.85%) SCCM
3 4 (0.48%) Control-M
3 4 (0.48%) WSUS
4 3 (0.36%) Microsoft Clustering
4 3 (0.36%) Opsview
5 2 (0.24%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.24%) Cobbler
5 2 (0.24%) Nagios
5 2 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.24%) OSSEC
5 2 (0.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (0.24%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.12%) Ansible
6 1 (0.12%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.12%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.12%) OpenView
6 1 (0.12%) Salt
6 1 (0.12%) Terraform
6 1 (0.12%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 103 (12.47%) Microsoft
2 100 (12.11%) Oracle
3 52 (6.30%) Citrix
4 49 (5.93%) SAP
5 33 (4.00%) VMware
6 24 (2.91%) Cisco
6 24 (2.91%) HP
7 22 (2.66%) Hyperion
8 19 (2.30%) CheckPoint
9 15 (1.82%) IBM
10 13 (1.57%) F5
10 13 (1.57%) ServiceNow
11 11 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
12 9 (1.09%) Varonis
13 8 (0.97%) Blue Coat
13 8 (0.97%) Cognos
14 7 (0.85%) Dell
14 7 (0.85%) Red Hat
15 6 (0.73%) Lotus
16 5 (0.61%) CODA
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Posted: 7 hours ago
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Rate: Excellent
Posted: 5 days ago
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Rate: Highly Competitive and Flexible
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Rate: £15 - 18 per hour
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Hertfordshire
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Rate: Up to £625 per day
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Rate: £450 - £650 per day
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East Anglia
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Rate: €400 - €500 per day
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