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 4 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 4 8 3
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Contract jobs citing Finance 27 19 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 18.62% 17.76% 22.73%
As % of the General category 72.97% 63.33% 90.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 18 16
Average daily rate
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£468 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £371 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £550 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.39
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -14.90%
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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
37 30 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 25.52% 28.04% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 27 18
Average daily rate £459 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.68% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £288 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 £36.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.90% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £23.86 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+4.79% -7.35%

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 4 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 4 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 17 (28.33%) Business Analysis
2 15 (25.00%) ISEB
2 15 (25.00%) PeopleSoft
3 13 (21.67%) Systems Analysis
4 11 (18.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (18.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 11 (18.33%) SQL Server
4 11 (18.33%) Analytics
5 9 (15.00%) SQL
5 9 (15.00%) Project Management
5 9 (15.00%) QA
6 8 (13.33%) Degree
6 8 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (13.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 7 (11.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (11.67%) GAP Analysis
8 6 (10.00%) .NET
8 6 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (10.00%) Transition Management
9 5 (8.33%) Logical Data Model
9 5 (8.33%) Physical Data Model
9 5 (8.33%) Data Analysis
9 5 (8.33%) Data Architecture
9 5 (8.33%) Oracle
9 5 (8.33%) Data Modelling
9 5 (8.33%) Management Information System
9 5 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (6.67%) MVC
10 4 (6.67%) C#
10 4 (6.67%) Validation

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 3 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (3.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.67%) CMS
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle Spatial
3 1 (1.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.67%) MS Project
1 1 (1.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.00%) Unified Communications
1 3 (5.00%) Network Security
2 2 (3.33%) DPNSS
2 2 (3.33%) QSIG
2 2 (3.33%) PBX
2 2 (3.33%) VoIP
3 1 (1.67%) IPv4
3 1 (1.67%) IPv6
3 1 (1.67%) WAN
3 1 (1.67%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.67%) VPN
3 1 (1.67%) LAN
3 1 (1.67%) IPsec
3 1 (1.67%) MPLS
3 1 (1.67%) OSPF
3 1 (1.67%) BGP
3 1 (1.67%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.33%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (11.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (5.00%) Spotfire
5 3 (5.00%) OLAP
5 3 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (3.33%) Data Mart
7 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.67%) QlikView
General
1 3 (5.00%) Billing
2 1 (1.67%) Banking
2 1 (1.67%) Retail
2 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.67%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (61.67%) Analyst
2 30 (50.00%) Business Analyst
3 7 (11.67%) Project Manager
4 4 (6.67%) Architect
4 4 (6.67%) Lead Business Analyst
5 3 (5.00%) Designer
5 3 (5.00%) Business Project Manager
5 3 (5.00%) Business Manager
5 3 (5.00%) MI Analyst
5 3 (5.00%) Consultant
5 3 (5.00%) Lead Designer
5 3 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (5.00%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (3.33%) Developer
6 2 (3.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (3.33%) Financial Analyst
6 2 (3.33%) Transition Manager
6 2 (3.33%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (3.33%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (3.33%) Applications Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.00%) .NET
2 2 (3.33%) ASP.NET
2 2 (3.33%) WCF
3 1 (1.67%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 4 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (5.00%) Reference Data
4 2 (3.33%) IVR
5 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.67%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.67%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.00%) Windows
2 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (28.33%) Business Analysis
2 13 (21.67%) Systems Analysis
3 11 (18.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (18.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 11 (18.33%) Analytics
4 9 (15.00%) Project Management
5 8 (13.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 7 (11.67%) GAP Analysis
7 6 (10.00%) Transition Management
8 5 (8.33%) Logical Data Model
8 5 (8.33%) Physical Data Model
8 5 (8.33%) Data Analysis
8 5 (8.33%) Data Architecture
8 5 (8.33%) Data Modelling
8 5 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (6.67%) MVC
9 4 (6.67%) Validation
9 4 (6.67%) Test Planning
9 4 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
10 3 (5.00%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (15.00%) SQL
2 4 (6.67%) C#
3 2 (3.33%) T-SQL
3 2 (3.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (25.00%) ISEB
2 8 (13.33%) Degree
3 3 (5.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.00%) DV Cleared
3 3 (5.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.67%) VCP4
5 1 (1.67%) JNCIS
5 1 (1.67%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.67%) MCP
5 1 (1.67%) MCSD
5 1 (1.67%) MCSE
5 1 (1.67%) CCNP
5 1 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (15.00%) QA
2 2 (3.33%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (1.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (25.00%) PeopleSoft
2 5 (8.33%) Oracle
3 2 (3.33%) Avaya
3 2 (3.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.67%) Avaloq
4 1 (1.67%) Tandberg
4 1 (1.67%) Cisco
4 1 (1.67%) Juniper
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