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 31 March 2015 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 5 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs citing Finance 34 28 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 20.86% 18.79% 17.78%
As % of the General category 80.95% 73.68% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 24 12
Average daily rate
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£450 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £359 £365 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £543 £459
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 £10.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.20 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+8.02% -19.00%
Finance
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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
42 38 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 25.77% 25.50% 17.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 33 12
Average daily rate £450 £413 £431
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £310 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £457
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 £10.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.68 £22.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+3.06% -20.00%

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 31 March 2015.

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 31 March 2015, 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 19 (28.36%) ISEB
1 19 (28.36%) Business Analysis
2 18 (26.87%) PeopleSoft
3 16 (23.88%) Systems Analysis
4 15 (22.39%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (16.42%) User Acceptance Testing
5 11 (16.42%) Analytics
6 10 (14.93%) SQL Server
7 9 (13.43%) SQL
7 9 (13.43%) QA
7 9 (13.43%) Transition Management
8 8 (11.94%) Degree
8 8 (11.94%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 8 (11.94%) Oracle
8 8 (11.94%) Project Management
9 7 (10.45%) GAP Analysis
10 6 (8.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (8.96%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (7.46%) Management Information System
11 5 (7.46%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (7.46%) Data Modelling
11 5 (7.46%) Data Analysis
11 5 (7.46%) Logical Data Model
11 5 (7.46%) Physical Data Model
12 4 (5.97%) Test Planning
12 4 (5.97%) Root Cause Analysis
12 4 (5.97%) Validation
12 4 (5.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (5.97%) .NET
12 4 (5.97%) Microsoft

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.49%) Documentum
1 1 (1.49%) CMS
1 1 (1.49%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 1 (1.49%) MS Project
1 1 (1.49%) MS Office
1 1 (1.49%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.48%) Network Security
1 3 (4.48%) Unified Communications
2 2 (2.99%) DPNSS
2 2 (2.99%) QSIG
2 2 (2.99%) PBX
2 2 (2.99%) VoIP
3 1 (1.49%) WAN
3 1 (1.49%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.49%) VPN
3 1 (1.49%) IPv4
3 1 (1.49%) IPv6
3 1 (1.49%) MPLS
3 1 (1.49%) OSPF
3 1 (1.49%) BGP
3 1 (1.49%) H.323
3 1 (1.49%) IPsec
3 1 (1.49%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.93%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (7.46%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (5.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (4.48%) Spotfire
5 3 (4.48%) OLAP
5 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (4.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.99%) Data Mart
7 1 (1.49%) QlikView
7 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Visual Studio
1 2 (2.99%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (4.48%) Billing
2 1 (1.49%) Private Banking
2 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.49%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.49%) Banking
2 1 (1.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 45 (67.16%) Analyst
2 38 (56.72%) Business Analyst
3 7 (10.45%) Project Manager
4 4 (5.97%) Architect
4 4 (5.97%) Lead Business Analyst
5 3 (4.48%) Designer
5 3 (4.48%) Business Manager
5 3 (4.48%) Business Project Manager
5 3 (4.48%) MI Analyst
5 3 (4.48%) Lead Designer
5 3 (4.48%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (2.99%) Consultant
6 2 (2.99%) Data Analyst
6 2 (2.99%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (2.99%) Financial Analyst
6 2 (2.99%) Transition Manager
6 2 (2.99%) IT Project Manager
7 1 (1.49%) Agile Business Analyst
7 1 (1.49%) AWS Architect
7 1 (1.49%) Insurance Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.97%) .NET
2 2 (2.99%) ADO
2 2 (2.99%) XML
2 2 (2.99%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.49%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.46%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.48%) Reference Data
2 3 (4.48%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.99%) IVR
3 2 (2.99%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.49%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.49%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.49%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.49%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.48%) Windows
2 1 (1.49%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (28.36%) Business Analysis
2 16 (23.88%) Systems Analysis
3 15 (22.39%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (16.42%) User Acceptance Testing
4 11 (16.42%) Analytics
5 9 (13.43%) Transition Management
6 8 (11.94%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 8 (11.94%) Project Management
7 7 (10.45%) GAP Analysis
8 6 (8.96%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (7.46%) Data Modelling
9 5 (7.46%) Data Analysis
9 5 (7.46%) Logical Data Model
9 5 (7.46%) Physical Data Model
10 4 (5.97%) Test Planning
10 4 (5.97%) Root Cause Analysis
10 4 (5.97%) Validation
11 3 (4.48%) Configuration Management
11 3 (4.48%) Risk Management
11 3 (4.48%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.43%) SQL
2 2 (2.99%) T-SQL
2 2 (2.99%) VB
2 2 (2.99%) C#
3 1 (1.49%) VBA
Qualifications
1 19 (28.36%) ISEB
2 8 (11.94%) Degree
3 3 (4.48%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.48%) DV Cleared
3 3 (4.48%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.49%) JNCIS
5 1 (1.49%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.49%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.49%) MCP
5 1 (1.49%) MCSD
5 1 (1.49%) MCSE
5 1 (1.49%) CCNP
5 1 (1.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.43%) QA
2 2 (2.99%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (1.49%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 18 (26.87%) PeopleSoft
2 8 (11.94%) Oracle
3 4 (5.97%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.99%) Avaya
5 1 (1.49%) Juniper
5 1 (1.49%) Kofax
5 1 (1.49%) Avaloq
5 1 (1.49%) Tandberg
5 1 (1.49%) EMC
5 1 (1.49%) Cisco
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