The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 5 5 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Contract jobs citing Finance 25 29 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 18.12% 19.73% 37.50%
As % of the General category 56.82% 58.00% 79.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 17 19
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £207 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £485 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.25 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £23.00 £19.39
% change year-on-year
-23.91% +18.61%
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Cambridgeshire

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

General Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
44 50 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 31.88% 34.01% 47.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 23 21
Average daily rate £363 £391 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.34% -2.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £255 £373
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £478 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 2
Average hourly rate £14.00 £19.49 £103.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.14% -81.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.34 £13.50 £46.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.60 £25.47 £160.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.66%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Peterborough region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 25 (35.71%) SQL
2 24 (34.29%) .NET
3 23 (32.86%) HTML
3 23 (32.86%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (28.57%) Oracle
4 20 (28.57%) WCF
5 18 (25.71%) Banking
5 18 (25.71%) JavaScript
5 18 (25.71%) CSS
6 17 (24.29%) Windows
6 17 (24.29%) Business Analysis
7 15 (21.43%) .NET Framework
7 15 (21.43%) jQuery
7 15 (21.43%) Multithreading
7 15 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (21.43%) MVC
7 15 (21.43%) OO
7 15 (21.43%) XHTML
7 15 (21.43%) OOD
7 15 (21.43%) C#
8 12 (17.14%) Visual Studio
9 11 (15.71%) Telecoms
10 10 (14.29%) Scrum
10 10 (14.29%) ETL
10 10 (14.29%) Project Management
11 9 (12.86%) SOA
11 9 (12.86%) MS Office
12 8 (11.43%) TDD
12 8 (11.43%) Degree
12 8 (11.43%) Computer Science

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 4 (5.71%) Lync
2 3 (4.29%) CMS
2 3 (4.29%) Umbraco
3 2 (2.86%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (12.86%) MS Office
2 3 (4.29%) Photoshop
3 2 (2.86%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.43%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.43%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.29%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.14%) WAN
2 1 (1.43%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.43%) Firewall
2 1 (1.43%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (1.43%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.14%) OLAP
1 5 (7.14%) Crystal Reports
1 5 (7.14%) Oracle OLAP
1 5 (7.14%) BusinessObjects XI
1 5 (7.14%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 12 (17.14%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.86%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (2.86%) Selenium
2 2 (2.86%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.86%) WebDriver
2 2 (2.86%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.43%) Hudson
General
1 18 (25.71%) Banking
2 11 (15.71%) Telecoms
3 7 (10.00%) Retail
4 3 (4.29%) Back Office
4 3 (4.29%) Marketing
5 2 (2.86%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (40.00%) Analyst
2 17 (24.29%) Business Analyst
3 15 (21.43%) Developer
4 13 (18.57%) C# Developer
5 9 (12.86%) .NET Developer
6 8 (11.43%) Systems Analyst
7 7 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (8.57%) 2nd Line Support
9 5 (7.14%) Consultant
9 5 (7.14%) Data Consultant
9 5 (7.14%) Data Analyst
9 5 (7.14%) Master Data Analyst
9 5 (7.14%) Master Data Consultant
10 4 (5.71%) Project Manager
11 3 (4.29%) Programme Manager
11 3 (4.29%) Business Systems Analyst
11 3 (4.29%) Change Analyst
12 2 (2.86%) ScrumMaster
12 2 (2.86%) IT Project Manager
12 2 (2.86%) Product Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (34.29%) .NET
2 23 (32.86%) HTML
3 20 (28.57%) WCF
4 18 (25.71%) CSS
5 15 (21.43%) .NET Framework
5 15 (21.43%) XHTML
5 15 (21.43%) jQuery
6 5 (7.14%) XML
7 3 (4.29%) Flash
7 3 (4.29%) ASP.NET
8 1 (1.43%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 23 (32.86%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (11.43%) Computer Science
3 5 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (4.29%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.86%) Data Extraction
6 1 (1.43%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.43%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 17 (24.29%) Windows
2 5 (7.14%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (24.29%) Business Analysis
2 15 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (21.43%) OO
2 15 (21.43%) OOD
2 15 (21.43%) MVC
2 15 (21.43%) Multithreading
3 10 (14.29%) Project Management
3 10 (14.29%) ETL
3 10 (14.29%) Scrum
4 9 (12.86%) SOA
5 8 (11.43%) TDD
6 7 (10.00%) Unit Testing
7 6 (8.57%) Systems Analysis
7 6 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (8.57%) ITIL
8 5 (7.14%) Use Case
8 5 (7.14%) System Testing
9 4 (5.71%) Release Management
9 4 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (5.71%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (35.71%) SQL
2 18 (25.71%) JavaScript
3 15 (21.43%) C#
4 5 (7.14%) VB
5 4 (5.71%) C
6 2 (2.86%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (11.43%) Degree
2 3 (4.29%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.86%) ISEB
4 1 (1.43%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.43%) CCIE
4 1 (1.43%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.14%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.86%) QA
3 1 (1.43%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 20 (28.57%) Oracle
2 8 (11.43%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.14%) Business Objects
4 3 (4.29%) Adobe
4 3 (4.29%) Google
4 3 (4.29%) EPiServer
5 1 (1.43%) Polycom
5 1 (1.43%) HP
5 1 (1.43%) Avaya
5 1 (1.43%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.43%) VMware
5 1 (1.43%) SAP
5 1 (1.43%) Cisco
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