The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 2 9 8
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -1
Contract jobs citing Finance 61 28 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 23.46% 13.21% 18.77%
As % of the General category 81.33% 46.67% 76.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 20 55
Median daily rate £500 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £19.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
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 Suffolk region.

General Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
75 60 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 28.85% 28.30% 24.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 36 63
Median daily rate £475 £438 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £400 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £480 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £379
% change year-on-year
- +5.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Median hourly rate - £19.00 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -47.94%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £23.63
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.76%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Suffolk region citing Finance as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

Finance
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +3 58 £500 +11.11% 5
Finance
East of England

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Finance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Suffolk region with a requirement for Finance.

1 27 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (20.00%) Scrum
3 14 (18.67%) Open Source
3 14 (18.67%) AngularJS
4 13 (17.33%) ISEB
5 12 (16.00%) Web Services
5 12 (16.00%) OOA/OOD
5 12 (16.00%) OO
5 12 (16.00%) Information Security
5 12 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (14.67%) REST
6 11 (14.67%) SOAP
6 11 (14.67%) Java
7 9 (12.00%) KnockoutJS
7 9 (12.00%) Business Analysis
7 9 (12.00%) Microsoft
7 9 (12.00%) Project Management
8 7 (9.33%) Active Directory
8 7 (9.33%) C#
8 7 (9.33%) PRINCE2
8 7 (9.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (9.33%) QA
9 6 (8.00%) Varonis
9 6 (8.00%) IBM Blueworks
9 6 (8.00%) CISM
9 6 (8.00%) MS Visio
9 6 (8.00%) .NET
9 6 (8.00%) CISSP
10 5 (6.67%) SQL Server
10 5 (6.67%) CRM

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.33%) Documentum
2 3 (4.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (2.67%) IIS
3 2 (2.67%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.33%) Alfresco
4 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 6 (8.00%) MS Visio
2 4 (5.33%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.33%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.33%) MS Project
4 1 (1.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.33%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.33%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.00%) IBM Blueworks
2 1 (1.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.33%) NAS
2 3 (4.00%) Firewall
2 3 (4.00%) LAN
2 3 (4.00%) Network Security
2 3 (4.00%) SAN
2 3 (4.00%) WAN
3 1 (1.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.67%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (2.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (2.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.33%) NUnit
2 1 (1.33%) Selenium
General
1 3 (4.00%) Financial Institution
1 3 (4.00%) Legal
1 3 (4.00%) Marketing
2 2 (2.67%) Billing
2 2 (2.67%) French Language
3 1 (1.33%) Advertising
3 1 (1.33%) Banking
3 1 (1.33%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 27 (36.00%) Analyst
2 19 (25.33%) Business Analyst
3 15 (20.00%) Developer
4 11 (14.67%) Java Developer
5 10 (13.33%) Agile Developer
6 7 (9.33%) Agile Java Developer
6 7 (9.33%) Project Manager
7 6 (8.00%) Architect
8 5 (6.67%) Security Analyst
9 4 (5.33%) Consultant
9 4 (5.33%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (5.33%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (5.33%) Test Leader
10 3 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 3 (4.00%) Business IT Analyst
10 3 (4.00%) C# .NET Developer
10 3 (4.00%) Data Business Analyst
10 3 (4.00%) Infrastructure Manager
10 3 (4.00%) IT Analyst
10 3 (4.00%) Reference Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (18.67%) AngularJS
2 12 (16.00%) Web Services
3 11 (14.67%) REST
3 11 (14.67%) SOAP
4 9 (12.00%) KnockoutJS
5 6 (8.00%) .NET
6 4 (5.33%) HTML
7 3 (4.00%) ASP.NET
7 3 (4.00%) CSS
8 2 (2.67%) Hibernate
8 2 (2.67%) Middleware
8 2 (2.67%) Spring
9 1 (1.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.67%) Reference Data
2 5 (6.67%) Reinsurance
3 4 (5.33%) Data Centre
4 3 (4.00%) Clustering
4 3 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.67%) Cryptography
5 2 (2.67%) Robotics
6 1 (1.33%) User Experience
6 1 (1.33%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.33%) Windows
1 4 (5.33%) Windows Server
2 2 (2.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (2.67%) Windows 8
2 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (20.00%) Scrum
3 14 (18.67%) Open Source
4 12 (16.00%) Information Security
4 12 (16.00%) OO
4 12 (16.00%) OOA/OOD
5 9 (12.00%) Business Analysis
5 9 (12.00%) Project Management
6 7 (9.33%) PRINCE2
6 7 (9.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (6.67%) CRM
7 5 (6.67%) Test Strategy
8 4 (5.33%) Document Management
8 4 (5.33%) Line Management
9 3 (4.00%) Data Privacy
9 3 (4.00%) High Availability
9 3 (4.00%) MVC
9 3 (4.00%) Risk Management
9 3 (4.00%) Six Sigma
9 3 (4.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 11 (14.67%) Java
2 7 (9.33%) C#
3 4 (5.33%) SQL
4 2 (2.67%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (17.33%) ISEB
2 6 (8.00%) CISM
2 6 (8.00%) CISSP
3 3 (4.00%) CBAP
4 2 (2.67%) ISEB Practitioner
4 2 (2.67%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.67%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.33%) QA
2 1 (1.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (9.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (1.33%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (1.33%) QRadar
Vendors
1 9 (12.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.00%) Varonis
3 3 (4.00%) Kofax
4 2 (2.67%) Blue Prism
4 2 (2.67%) Citrix
4 2 (2.67%) VMware
5 1 (1.33%) Blue Coat
5 1 (1.33%) Brocade
5 1 (1.33%) BT
5 1 (1.33%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.33%) F5
5 1 (1.33%) FireEye
5 1 (1.33%) GoldenSource
5 1 (1.33%) Juniper
5 1 (1.33%) LogRhythm
5 1 (1.33%) Palo Alto
5 1 (1.33%) Planview
5 1 (1.33%) Tableau
5 1 (1.33%) Thunderhead