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 3 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 3 10 5
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -5
Contract jobs citing Finance 36 17 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 25.71% 14.05% 16.88%
As % of the General category 69.23% 50.00% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 10 12
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£381 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.61% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £270 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £485 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £14.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.75 £16.35 £19.70
% change year-on-year
+2.44% -16.98%
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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
52 34 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 37.14% 28.10% 33.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 20 21
Average daily rate £388 £350 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £228 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £473 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £20.00 £14.00 £103.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -86.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £23.86 £25.25
% change year-on-year
+4.79% -5.52%

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 3 March 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 3 March 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 27 (34.62%) .NET
2 26 (33.33%) SQL
3 21 (26.92%) Windows
4 20 (25.64%) Oracle
4 20 (25.64%) HTML
4 20 (25.64%) WCF
4 20 (25.64%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (24.36%) Business Analysis
5 19 (24.36%) Banking
6 17 (21.79%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (21.79%) Project Management
7 15 (19.23%) MVC
7 15 (19.23%) C#
7 15 (19.23%) CSS
7 15 (19.23%) OO
7 15 (19.23%) XHTML
7 15 (19.23%) OOD
7 15 (19.23%) JavaScript
7 15 (19.23%) .NET Framework
7 15 (19.23%) jQuery
7 15 (19.23%) Multithreading
8 14 (17.95%) Microsoft
8 14 (17.95%) MS Office
9 13 (16.67%) Telecoms
10 12 (15.38%) Visual Studio
11 11 (14.10%) ETL
12 10 (12.82%) Scrum
12 10 (12.82%) Degree
13 9 (11.54%) SOA
13 9 (11.54%) WAN

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 6 (7.69%) Lync
2 2 (2.56%) SAS
3 1 (1.28%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (17.95%) MS Office
2 4 (5.13%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.28%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.54%) WAN
2 5 (6.41%) TCP/IP
2 5 (6.41%) LAN
3 1 (1.28%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.69%) Crystal Reports
1 6 (7.69%) BusinessObjects XI
1 6 (7.69%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 5 (6.41%) OLAP
2 5 (6.41%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (1.28%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 12 (15.38%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.56%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (2.56%) Selenium
2 2 (2.56%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.56%) WebDriver
2 2 (2.56%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.28%) Hudson
General
1 19 (24.36%) Banking
2 13 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 5 (6.41%) Retail
4 3 (3.85%) Back Office
5 2 (2.56%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.28%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.28%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.28%) Automotive
6 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 35 (44.87%) Analyst
2 21 (26.92%) Business Analyst
3 15 (19.23%) Developer
4 13 (16.67%) C# Developer
5 11 (14.10%) Project Manager
6 9 (11.54%) .NET Developer
7 8 (10.26%) Systems Analyst
8 7 (8.97%) 2nd Line Support
8 7 (8.97%) C# .NET Developer
9 6 (7.69%) Master Data Analyst
9 6 (7.69%) Master Data Consultant
9 6 (7.69%) Data Consultant
9 6 (7.69%) Consultant
9 6 (7.69%) Data Analyst
10 4 (5.13%) IT Project Manager
11 3 (3.85%) Change Analyst
11 3 (3.85%) Business Systems Analyst
11 3 (3.85%) Support Analyst
12 2 (2.56%) 3rd Line Support
12 2 (2.56%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (34.62%) .NET
2 20 (25.64%) WCF
2 20 (25.64%) HTML
3 15 (19.23%) jQuery
3 15 (19.23%) XHTML
3 15 (19.23%) .NET Framework
3 15 (19.23%) CSS
4 5 (6.41%) XML
5 3 (3.85%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 20 (25.64%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (10.26%) Computer Science
3 7 (8.97%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (2.56%) Data Extraction
4 2 (2.56%) Kindle
4 2 (2.56%) PMI
4 2 (2.56%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.28%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 21 (26.92%) Windows
2 9 (11.54%) Windows 7
3 5 (6.41%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (24.36%) Business Analysis
2 17 (21.79%) Project Management
2 17 (21.79%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (19.23%) MVC
3 15 (19.23%) OO
3 15 (19.23%) OOD
3 15 (19.23%) Multithreading
4 11 (14.10%) ETL
5 10 (12.82%) Scrum
6 9 (11.54%) SOA
7 8 (10.26%) ITIL
7 8 (10.26%) TDD
8 7 (8.97%) Unit Testing
9 6 (7.69%) Systems Analysis
9 6 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (6.41%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (6.41%) Use Case
10 5 (6.41%) System Testing
11 4 (5.13%) Waterfall
11 4 (5.13%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (33.33%) SQL
2 15 (19.23%) C#
2 15 (19.23%) JavaScript
3 5 (6.41%) C
3 5 (6.41%) VB
4 2 (2.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (12.82%) Degree
2 4 (5.13%) ISEB
2 4 (5.13%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.56%) PMP
3 2 (2.56%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.26%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.13%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 20 (25.64%) Oracle
2 14 (17.95%) Microsoft
3 6 (7.69%) Business Objects
4 3 (3.85%) Avaya
5 1 (1.28%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.28%) VMware
5 1 (1.28%) Polycom
5 1 (1.28%) HP
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