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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 7 9 6
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Contract jobs citing Finance 30 25 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 12.55% 12.56% 14.17%
As % of the General category 54.55% 50.00% 61.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 14 32
Median daily rate £425 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £518 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £21.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+27.90% +30.30%
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
55 50 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 23.01% 25.13% 22.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 27 48
Median daily rate £406 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £293 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £508 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.34 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-15.12% +10.00%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 -2 24 £425 -10.52% 7
Beccles - 2 £238 -
Haverhill - 2 £350 -
Finance
East of England

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 20 (24.39%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (19.51%) ISEB
3 15 (18.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (18.29%) Reference Data
4 12 (14.63%) Information Security
4 12 (14.63%) Project Management
5 11 (13.41%) Microsoft
5 11 (13.41%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (12.20%) Business Analysis
6 10 (12.20%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (10.98%) CISSP
7 9 (10.98%) CISM
7 9 (10.98%) General Ledger
7 9 (10.98%) Varonis
8 8 (9.76%) IBM Blueworks
8 8 (9.76%) MS Visio
9 7 (8.54%) Windows
9 7 (8.54%) QA
10 6 (7.32%) PRINCE2
11 5 (6.10%) SharePoint
11 5 (6.10%) C#
11 5 (6.10%) SQL
11 5 (6.10%) Active Directory
11 5 (6.10%) ISTQB
11 5 (6.10%) Data Cleansing
11 5 (6.10%) KYC
11 5 (6.10%) Test Planning
11 5 (6.10%) Process Improvement
11 5 (6.10%) Non-Functional Testing
12 4 (4.88%) CBAP

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 5 (6.10%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.88%) IIS
3 3 (3.66%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (3.66%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.44%) JBoss
Applications
1 8 (9.76%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.22%) MS Office
2 1 (1.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.22%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.76%) IBM Blueworks
2 3 (3.66%) Office 365
3 1 (1.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.88%) NAS
2 3 (3.66%) LAN
2 3 (3.66%) WLAN
3 2 (2.44%) Firewall
3 2 (2.44%) Internet
3 2 (2.44%) SAN
3 2 (2.44%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.44%) VLAN
3 2 (2.44%) Wireless
4 1 (1.22%) Network Security
4 1 (1.22%) PSTN
4 1 (1.22%) VoIP
4 1 (1.22%) WAN
4 1 (1.22%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.22%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.20%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (4.88%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.22%) GIS
Development Applications
1 2 (2.44%) EasyMock
1 2 (2.44%) JUnit
1 2 (2.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (1.22%) Eclipse
General
1 9 (10.98%) General Ledger
2 3 (3.66%) Legal
2 3 (3.66%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.44%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.22%) Advertising
4 1 (1.22%) French Language
4 1 (1.22%) Retail
4 1 (1.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 48 (58.54%) Analyst
2 29 (35.37%) Business Analyst
3 11 (13.41%) Data Business Analyst
4 10 (12.20%) Reference Data Analyst
4 10 (12.20%) Reference Data Business Analyst
5 9 (10.98%) Developer
5 9 (10.98%) Financial Analyst
6 8 (9.76%) IT Analyst
6 8 (9.76%) Test Analyst
7 7 (8.54%) Insurance Business Analyst
8 6 (7.32%) Business IT Analyst
8 6 (7.32%) IT Business Analyst
8 6 (7.32%) Security Analyst
8 6 (7.32%) Service Analyst
8 6 (7.32%) Storage Analyst
9 5 (6.10%) Architect
10 4 (4.88%) Integration Architect
10 4 (4.88%) Java Developer
10 4 (4.88%) Project Analyst
10 4 (4.88%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.88%) .NET
1 4 (4.88%) CSS
1 4 (4.88%) HTML
1 4 (4.88%) jQuery
1 4 (4.88%) XML
2 2 (2.44%) AngularJS
2 2 (2.44%) Hibernate
2 2 (2.44%) Java EE
2 2 (2.44%) JPA
2 2 (2.44%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (2.44%) REST
2 2 (2.44%) SOAP
2 2 (2.44%) Spring
2 2 (2.44%) Web Services
3 1 (1.22%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.22%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (1.22%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 20 (24.39%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (18.29%) Reference Data
3 4 (4.88%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.66%) Client/Server
4 3 (3.66%) Reinsurance
5 2 (2.44%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.22%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.22%) e-Learning
6 1 (1.22%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.22%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.54%) Windows
2 2 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (18.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (14.63%) Information Security
2 12 (14.63%) Project Management
3 11 (13.41%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (12.20%) Business Analysis
5 6 (7.32%) PRINCE2
6 5 (6.10%) Data Cleansing
6 5 (6.10%) KYC
6 5 (6.10%) Non-Functional Testing
6 5 (6.10%) Process Improvement
6 5 (6.10%) Test Planning
7 4 (4.88%) Document Management
7 4 (4.88%) E-Commerce
7 4 (4.88%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (4.88%) Migration
7 4 (4.88%) SDLC
7 4 (4.88%) Six Sigma
7 4 (4.88%) Software Testing
7 4 (4.88%) Use Case
7 4 (4.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.10%) C#
1 5 (6.10%) SQL
2 4 (4.88%) Java
2 4 (4.88%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.44%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (19.51%) ISEB
2 9 (10.98%) CISM
2 9 (10.98%) CISSP
3 5 (6.10%) ISTQB
4 4 (4.88%) CBAP
4 4 (4.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (3.66%) CCNA
5 3 (3.66%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (3.66%) MCSE
5 3 (3.66%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.44%) CCNP
6 2 (2.44%) Degree
6 2 (2.44%) MCSA
7 1 (1.22%) CCA
7 1 (1.22%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.22%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.54%) QA
2 1 (1.22%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.22%) Solvency II
System Software
1 5 (6.10%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.44%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (1.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (13.41%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.98%) Varonis
3 3 (3.66%) Cisco
4 2 (2.44%) CheckPoint
4 2 (2.44%) Citrix
4 2 (2.44%) GoldenSource
4 2 (2.44%) HP
4 2 (2.44%) Oracle
4 2 (2.44%) PeopleSoft
4 2 (2.44%) Planview
4 2 (2.44%) VMware
5 1 (1.22%) EMC
5 1 (1.22%) NetSuite
5 1 (1.22%) SAP