The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Financial
Suffolk / Ipswich
Rank 8 12 3
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -9
Contract jobs citing Finance 19 5 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 12.58% 5.26% 19.85%
As % of the General category 61.29% 38.46% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 1 16
Median daily rate £375 £475 £459
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% +3.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £475 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £475 £481
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £26.67 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+18.13% +61.60%

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

General Category
Ipswich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
31 13 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 20.53% 13.68% 26.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 7 22
Median daily rate £363 £475 £459
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.68% +3.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £455 £331
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Median hourly rate £11.33 - £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +35.41%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in Ipswich

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for Finance.

1 13 (28.26%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (21.74%) Project Management
3 8 (17.39%) ISEB
3 8 (17.39%) SQL
4 7 (15.22%) Reference Data
4 7 (15.22%) AngularJS
5 6 (13.04%) C#
6 5 (10.87%) Java
6 5 (10.87%) Hibernate
6 5 (10.87%) Scrum
6 5 (10.87%) MVC
6 5 (10.87%) QA
6 5 (10.87%) Data Cleansing
6 5 (10.87%) KYC
6 5 (10.87%) Test Strategy
6 5 (10.87%) Non-Functional Testing
7 4 (8.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (8.70%) Test Planning
7 4 (8.70%) Kendo UI
7 4 (8.70%) DevOps
7 4 (8.70%) Angular 2
7 4 (8.70%) Continuous Deployment
7 4 (8.70%) TDD
7 4 (8.70%) Telerik
7 4 (8.70%) ISTQB
7 4 (8.70%) NHibernate
7 4 (8.70%) Software Testing
7 4 (8.70%) WCF
7 4 (8.70%) Release Management

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich 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 2 (4.35%) JBoss
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle Spatial
2 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.52%) Network Security
2 2 (4.35%) Firewall
3 1 (2.17%) Internet
3 1 (2.17%) PSTN
3 1 (2.17%) VoIP
3 1 (2.17%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (2.17%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.52%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (4.35%) EasyMock
1 2 (4.35%) JUnit
2 1 (2.17%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.17%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (8.70%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.52%) Manufacturing
2 3 (6.52%) Retail
3 2 (4.35%) General Ledger
4 1 (2.17%) French Language
Job Titles
1 19 (41.30%) Analyst
2 11 (23.91%) Developer
3 8 (17.39%) Business Analyst
3 8 (17.39%) Financial Analyst
3 8 (17.39%) Project Manager
3 8 (17.39%) Test Analyst
4 7 (15.22%) Data Business Analyst
5 6 (13.04%) Reference Data Analyst
5 6 (13.04%) Reference Data Business Analyst
6 5 (10.87%) C# Developer
6 5 (10.87%) Java Developer
7 4 (8.70%) Angular Developer
7 4 (8.70%) Architect
7 4 (8.70%) C# Web Developer
7 4 (8.70%) IT Manager
7 4 (8.70%) IT Project Manager
7 4 (8.70%) UI Developer
7 4 (8.70%) Web Developer
7 4 (8.70%) Web UI Developer
8 3 (6.52%) Integration Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.22%) AngularJS
2 5 (10.87%) Hibernate
3 4 (8.70%) Angular 2
3 4 (8.70%) HTML
3 4 (8.70%) Kendo UI
3 4 (8.70%) NHibernate
3 4 (8.70%) WCF
4 3 (6.52%) Spring
4 3 (6.52%) Web Services
5 2 (4.35%) Ajax
5 2 (4.35%) CSS
5 2 (4.35%) D3.js
5 2 (4.35%) HTML5
5 2 (4.35%) Java EE
5 2 (4.35%) JDBC
5 2 (4.35%) JPA
5 2 (4.35%) jQuery
5 2 (4.35%) Redux
5 2 (4.35%) RESTful
6 1 (2.17%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.22%) Reference Data
2 3 (6.52%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.35%) Client/Server
3 2 (4.35%) Reinsurance
4 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.17%) Cyber Attack
4 1 (2.17%) Digital TV
4 1 (2.17%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.17%) Internet of Things
4 1 (2.17%) IPTV
4 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.17%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.26%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (21.74%) Project Management
2 10 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (10.87%) Data Cleansing
3 5 (10.87%) KYC
3 5 (10.87%) MVC
3 5 (10.87%) Non-Functional Testing
3 5 (10.87%) Scrum
3 5 (10.87%) Test Strategy
4 4 (8.70%) Continuous Deployment
4 4 (8.70%) DevOps
4 4 (8.70%) Release Management
4 4 (8.70%) Software Testing
4 4 (8.70%) TDD
4 4 (8.70%) Test Planning
5 3 (6.52%) DSDM
5 3 (6.52%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (6.52%) Mentoring
5 3 (6.52%) Programme Management
5 3 (6.52%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.39%) SQL
2 6 (13.04%) C#
3 5 (10.87%) Java
4 4 (8.70%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.35%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (17.39%) ISEB
2 4 (8.70%) ISTQB
2 4 (8.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (4.35%) CISM
3 2 (4.35%) CISSP
3 2 (4.35%) Degree
4 1 (2.17%) CBAP
4 1 (2.17%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.87%) QA
2 2 (4.35%) PMO
3 1 (2.17%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) QRadar
Vendors
1 4 (8.70%) Telerik
2 3 (6.52%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.52%) Oracle
3 2 (4.35%) F5
3 2 (4.35%) PeopleSoft
3 2 (4.35%) Planview
4 1 (2.17%) EMC
4 1 (2.17%) Splunk