The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Norfolk region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 13 23 13
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -10
Contract jobs citing Finance 16 18 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 8.60% 6.69% 9.58%
As % of the General category 69.57% 62.07% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 11
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£344 £453 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.03% +81.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £497 £850 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
- +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £23.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.26 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+28.86% -5.71%
Finance
East of England

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

General Category
Norfolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
23 29 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 12.37% 10.78% 19.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 15 22
Average daily rate £338 £378 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.59% +13.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £178 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £850 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £23.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.83 £22.50 £22.47
% change year-on-year
+14.80% +0.15%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Finance across the Norfolk region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in Norfolk

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in Norfolk

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

Finance
Contract Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norwich +9 13 £358 -28.50% 3
Great Yarmouth 0 1 £350 -
Finance
East of England

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Norfolk 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 12 (30.77%) Project Management
2 9 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (23.08%) Symantec
3 8 (20.51%) Microsoft
3 8 (20.51%) Windows
4 6 (15.38%) Active Directory
4 6 (15.38%) SQL
4 6 (15.38%) SharePoint
4 6 (15.38%) Degree
4 6 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (12.82%) Firewall
5 5 (12.82%) Scrum
5 5 (12.82%) Linux
5 5 (12.82%) Oracle
6 4 (10.26%) MS Office
6 4 (10.26%) SAP
6 4 (10.26%) SLA
6 4 (10.26%) HP
6 4 (10.26%) Citrix
6 4 (10.26%) SAN
6 4 (10.26%) Hitachi
6 4 (10.26%) CRM
6 4 (10.26%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (10.26%) VMware
6 4 (10.26%) Backup Exec
6 4 (10.26%) Process Management
6 4 (10.26%) JIRA
6 4 (10.26%) Dynamics CRM

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Norfolk 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 6 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 4 (10.26%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.56%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.56%) Confluence
3 1 (2.56%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (10.26%) MS Office
2 3 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.69%) MS Visio
3 2 (5.13%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.56%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.56%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.82%) Firewall
2 4 (10.26%) SAN
2 4 (10.26%) Network Security
3 2 (5.13%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (2.56%) 2G
4 1 (2.56%) LDAP
4 1 (2.56%) LAN
4 1 (2.56%) WAN
4 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.56%) SSL
4 1 (2.56%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.56%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.56%) EDMS
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle OWB
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (10.26%) JIRA
2 1 (2.56%) Build Forge
2 1 (2.56%) Toad
2 1 (2.56%) Subversion
General
1 3 (7.69%) Financial Institution
2 2 (5.13%) Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Law
3 1 (2.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (25.64%) Analyst
2 8 (20.51%) Project Manager
3 7 (17.95%) Business Analyst
4 6 (15.38%) Consultant
5 5 (12.82%) Security Consultant
6 4 (10.26%) ScrumMaster
6 4 (10.26%) Operations Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) IT Security Consultant
7 3 (7.69%) IT Consultant
8 2 (5.13%) Security Analyst
8 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Manager
8 2 (5.13%) Security Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Senior Operations Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) IT Security Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Security Manager
9 1 (2.56%) Data Consultant
9 1 (2.56%) Infrastructure Security Consultant
9 1 (2.56%) Architect
9 1 (2.56%) Security Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) Web Services
1 2 (5.13%) Velocity
2 1 (2.56%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
2 1 (2.56%) Regular Expression
2 1 (2.56%) Spring
2 1 (2.56%) Ajax
2 1 (2.56%) HTML
2 1 (2.56%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.13%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.56%) NHS
3 1 (2.56%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.56%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.51%) Windows
2 5 (12.82%) Linux
3 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (10.26%) Windows 7
4 3 (7.69%) UNIX
5 1 (2.56%) zOS
5 1 (2.56%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.77%) Project Management
2 9 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (12.82%) Scrum
5 4 (10.26%) Migration
5 4 (10.26%) Process Management
5 4 (10.26%) CRM
5 4 (10.26%) BDD
5 4 (10.26%) Cyber Security
6 3 (7.69%) User Stories
6 3 (7.69%) PRINCE2
6 3 (7.69%) Resource Management
6 3 (7.69%) Business Analysis
6 3 (7.69%) Kanban
7 2 (5.13%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (5.13%) Vulnerability Management
7 2 (5.13%) Supplier Management
7 2 (5.13%) Release Management
7 2 (5.13%) GAP Analysis
7 2 (5.13%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.38%) SQL
2 3 (7.69%) Python
3 2 (5.13%) Java
4 1 (2.56%) Perl
4 1 (2.56%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.56%) VBA
4 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (15.38%) Degree
2 4 (10.26%) SC Cleared
2 4 (10.26%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (5.13%) CISA
3 2 (5.13%) CISM
4 1 (2.56%) CISSP
4 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) SLA
2 1 (2.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 6 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.26%) Xen
2 4 (10.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.56%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 1 (2.56%) ACF2
3 1 (2.56%) RACF
3 1 (2.56%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 4 (10.26%) Backup Exec
2 2 (5.13%) Nessus
3 1 (2.56%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.56%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 9 (23.08%) Symantec
2 8 (20.51%) Microsoft
3 5 (12.82%) Oracle
4 4 (10.26%) SAP
4 4 (10.26%) HP
4 4 (10.26%) Citrix
4 4 (10.26%) Hitachi
4 4 (10.26%) VMware
4 4 (10.26%) Cyber-Ark
5 2 (5.13%) Rapid7
5 2 (5.13%) Qualys
5 2 (5.13%) Imperva
5 2 (5.13%) Cisco
6 1 (2.56%) IBM
6 1 (2.56%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.56%) Splunk
6 1 (2.56%) Lumension
6 1 (2.56%) Blue Coat
6 1 (2.56%) Sophos
6 1 (2.56%) AlgoSec