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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 3 12 4
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -8
Contract jobs citing Finance 34 6 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 20.00% 5.94% 16.41%
As % of the General category 68.00% 24.00% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 3 18
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£425 £451 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% +6.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £450 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £470 £454
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £11.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -14.28%
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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
50 25 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 29.41% 24.75% 21.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 9 23
Average daily rate £425 £328 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.77% -22.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £551 £455 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 13 0
Average hourly rate - £36.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Finance across the Ipswich region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Ipswich 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 15 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
2 14 (25.93%) SQL Server
3 13 (24.07%) PeopleSoft
4 12 (22.22%) ISEB
4 12 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (20.37%) SQL
6 10 (18.52%) Project Management
6 10 (18.52%) Systems Analysis
7 8 (14.81%) .NET
7 8 (14.81%) ETL
7 8 (14.81%) Business Analysis
8 7 (12.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (12.96%) C#
8 7 (12.96%) MVC
9 6 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (11.11%) Data Modelling
9 6 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (11.11%) Transition Management
9 6 (11.11%) Logical Data Model
10 5 (9.26%) Physical Data Model
10 5 (9.26%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (9.26%) Analytics
10 5 (9.26%) Data Architecture
10 5 (9.26%) SharePoint 2010
10 5 (9.26%) Data Analysis
10 5 (9.26%) Data Management
10 5 (9.26%) SharePoint
10 5 (9.26%) T-SQL
11 4 (7.41%) BizTalk Server

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Ipswich 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (9.26%) SharePoint
1 5 (9.26%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (7.41%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (3.70%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.85%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (3.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.56%) Network Security
1 3 (5.56%) Unified Communications
2 2 (3.70%) DPNSS
2 2 (3.70%) QSIG
2 2 (3.70%) PBX
2 2 (3.70%) VoIP
3 1 (1.85%) WAN
3 1 (1.85%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.85%) VPN
3 1 (1.85%) IPv4
3 1 (1.85%) IPv6
3 1 (1.85%) MPLS
3 1 (1.85%) OSPF
3 1 (1.85%) BGP
3 1 (1.85%) H.323
3 1 (1.85%) IPsec
3 1 (1.85%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (25.93%) SQL Server
2 12 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (12.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (7.41%) Data Mart
5 4 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (3.70%) OLAP
6 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.85%) Spotfire
7 1 (1.85%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.85%) EDRMS
7 1 (1.85%) Essbase
7 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.70%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (5.56%) Billing
Job Titles
1 27 (50.00%) Analyst
2 20 (37.04%) Business Analyst
3 9 (16.67%) Project Manager
4 6 (11.11%) Systems Analyst
5 5 (9.26%) Architect
5 5 (9.26%) Developer
6 4 (7.41%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (7.41%) Data Analyst
6 4 (7.41%) Applications Architect
7 3 (5.56%) Business Project Manager
7 3 (5.56%) IT Project Manager
7 3 (5.56%) Business Manager
7 3 (5.56%) Designer
7 3 (5.56%) .NET Developer
7 3 (5.56%) Technical Architect
7 3 (5.56%) Consultant
7 3 (5.56%) Lead Designer
8 2 (3.70%) Tester
8 2 (3.70%) C# Developer
8 2 (3.70%) Systems Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.81%) .NET
2 3 (5.56%) ASP.NET
2 3 (5.56%) XML
2 3 (5.56%) WCF
3 2 (3.70%) .NET Framework
3 2 (3.70%) MDX
4 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.26%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.56%) Reference Data
3 3 (5.56%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.70%) IVR
4 2 (3.70%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.85%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.85%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.85%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.41%) Windows
2 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (18.52%) Project Management
2 10 (18.52%) Systems Analysis
3 8 (14.81%) Business Analysis
3 8 (14.81%) ETL
4 7 (12.96%) MVC
5 6 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (11.11%) Data Modelling
5 6 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (11.11%) Transition Management
5 6 (11.11%) Logical Data Model
6 5 (9.26%) Physical Data Model
6 5 (9.26%) Analytics
6 5 (9.26%) Data Architecture
6 5 (9.26%) Data Management
6 5 (9.26%) Data Analysis
7 4 (7.41%) Zachman Framework
7 4 (7.41%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (7.41%) Test Scripting
7 4 (7.41%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 11 (20.37%) SQL
2 7 (12.96%) C#
3 5 (9.26%) T-SQL
4 4 (7.41%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (22.22%) ISEB
2 4 (7.41%) Degree
3 3 (5.56%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.56%) DV Cleared
3 3 (5.56%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.85%) JNCIS
5 1 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.85%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.41%) QA
2 2 (3.70%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 2 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (24.07%) PeopleSoft
2 2 (3.70%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.70%) HP
2 2 (3.70%) Avaya
3 1 (1.85%) Juniper
3 1 (1.85%) Hyperion
3 1 (1.85%) Brio
3 1 (1.85%) Tandberg
3 1 (1.85%) Cisco
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle
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