The first 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Peterborough region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 7 1 7
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +6
Contract jobs citing Finance 29 23 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 18.71% 37.10% 15.60%
As % of the General category 56.86% 76.67% 47.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 18 11
Average daily rate £400 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £313 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £19.39 £22.77
% change year-on-year
+3.14% -14.84%
General Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
51 30 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 32.90% 48.39% 33.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 20 18
Average daily rate £398 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.62% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £368 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Average hourly rate £19.49 £103.50 £30.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-81.17% +242.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £46.30 £30.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.47 £160.70 £30.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
Finance
Cambridgeshire

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014, 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 12 (25.00%) .NET
2 11 (22.92%) Project Management
3 10 (20.83%) Back Office
4 9 (18.75%) ISEB
4 9 (18.75%) Oracle
5 8 (16.67%) SQL
5 8 (16.67%) C#
5 8 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 6 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (10.42%) MVC
7 5 (10.42%) Dynamics NAV
7 5 (10.42%) Windows
8 4 (8.33%) OO
8 4 (8.33%) MS Excel
8 4 (8.33%) Change Management
8 4 (8.33%) TDD
8 4 (8.33%) Business Analysis
8 4 (8.33%) Integration Testing
8 4 (8.33%) Retail
8 4 (8.33%) Migration
9 3 (6.25%) Unit Testing
9 3 (6.25%) Test Strategy
9 3 (6.25%) Service Delivery
9 3 (6.25%) Asset Management
9 3 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (6.25%) Test Scripting
9 3 (6.25%) Multithreading
9 3 (6.25%) Use Case
9 3 (6.25%) jQuery
9 3 (6.25%) .NET Framework

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 2 (4.17%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 4 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.25%) MS Office
3 1 (2.08%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.08%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (10.42%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (4.17%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (4.17%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (4.17%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (4.17%) Oracle Manufacturing
2 2 (4.17%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (4.17%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (4.17%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (4.17%) Oracle E-Business Tax
2 2 (4.17%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
2 2 (4.17%) Oracle AGIS
2 2 (4.17%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (2.08%) Line 500
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) NetScaler
1 1 (2.08%) DHCP
1 1 (2.08%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (4.17%) Oracle Discoverer
2 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.08%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.17%) Subversion
3 1 (2.08%) JIRA
General
1 10 (20.83%) Back Office
2 4 (8.33%) Retail
3 2 (4.17%) Financial Institution
3 2 (4.17%) Front Office
3 2 (4.17%) General Ledger
3 2 (4.17%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (37.50%) Analyst
2 12 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 8 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 8 (16.67%) Developer
4 7 (14.58%) C# Developer
5 5 (10.42%) .NET Developer
5 5 (10.42%) Consultant
6 4 (8.33%) Test Analyst
6 4 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Coordinator
7 2 (4.17%) Support Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Senior Business Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (4.17%) Programme Manager
7 2 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Oracle Consultant
7 2 (4.17%) Oracle Financials Consultant
7 2 (4.17%) IT Support Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Cisco Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (25.00%) .NET
2 3 (6.25%) jQuery
2 3 (6.25%) .NET Framework
2 3 (6.25%) WCF
2 3 (6.25%) XHTML
2 3 (6.25%) HTML
2 3 (6.25%) CSS
3 2 (4.17%) ASP.NET
3 2 (4.17%) J2EE
3 2 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (2.08%) Velocity
4 1 (2.08%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (4.17%) Blackberry
2 2 (4.17%) Data Conversion
3 1 (2.08%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.42%) Windows
2 1 (2.08%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.92%) Project Management
2 6 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (10.42%) MVC
4 4 (8.33%) OO
4 4 (8.33%) Change Management
4 4 (8.33%) TDD
4 4 (8.33%) Business Analysis
4 4 (8.33%) Integration Testing
4 4 (8.33%) Migration
5 3 (6.25%) Unit Testing
5 3 (6.25%) Test Strategy
5 3 (6.25%) Service Delivery
5 3 (6.25%) Asset Management
5 3 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (6.25%) Test Scripting
5 3 (6.25%) Multithreading
5 3 (6.25%) Use Case
5 3 (6.25%) E-Commerce
5 3 (6.25%) PRINCE2
5 3 (6.25%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 8 (16.67%) SQL
1 8 (16.67%) C#
2 3 (6.25%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.17%) Java
3 2 (4.17%) R
4 1 (2.08%) VB
4 1 (2.08%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (18.75%) ISEB
2 2 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (4.17%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (2.08%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.17%) Sendmail
2 1 (2.08%) XenApp
2 1 (2.08%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 9 (18.75%) Oracle
2 8 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.25%) Cisco
4 2 (4.17%) Lotus
4 2 (4.17%) IronPort
5 1 (2.08%) VMware
5 1 (2.08%) IBM
5 1 (2.08%) Citrix
5 1 (2.08%) Sage
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Rate: £350 - £65000 Per Day £350 per day or £65000 pro r
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Rate: £12.50 - 14.50 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago