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 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Financial
East of England / Suffolk
Rank 8 20 7
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -13
Contract jobs citing Finance 22 6 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 10.48% 4.08% 14.14%
As % of the General category 52.38% 30.00% 65.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 2 16
Median daily rate £375 £450 £459
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -1.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £430 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £470 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+13.20% +60.60%

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
42 20 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 20.00% 13.61% 21.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 10 22
Median daily rate £363 £475 £468
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.68% +1.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £425 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £411 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.62% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 1
Median hourly rate £11.72 - £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £32.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-18.46% +44.44%

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017. 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 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 +6 20 £375 -21.05% 3
Finance
East of England

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 13 (22.81%) Stakeholder Management
1 13 (22.81%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (17.54%) Project Management
3 8 (14.04%) ISEB
3 8 (14.04%) Microsoft
3 8 (14.04%) SQL
4 7 (12.28%) Reference Data
4 7 (12.28%) AngularJS
5 6 (10.53%) C#
6 5 (8.77%) Java
6 5 (8.77%) Hibernate
6 5 (8.77%) Scrum
6 5 (8.77%) Manufacturing
6 5 (8.77%) MVC
6 5 (8.77%) QA
6 5 (8.77%) KYC
6 5 (8.77%) Data Cleansing
6 5 (8.77%) Test Strategy
6 5 (8.77%) Non-Functional Testing
7 4 (7.02%) Kendo UI
7 4 (7.02%) DevOps
7 4 (7.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (7.02%) Test Planning
7 4 (7.02%) Angular 2
7 4 (7.02%) Continuous Deployment
7 4 (7.02%) Degree
7 4 (7.02%) ISTQB
7 4 (7.02%) NHibernate
7 4 (7.02%) WCF
7 4 (7.02%) Release Management

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 2 (3.51%) JBoss
2 1 (1.75%) Oracle Spatial
2 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.75%) MS Office
1 1 (1.75%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.75%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.02%) Firewall
2 3 (5.26%) LAN
2 3 (5.26%) Network Security
2 3 (5.26%) WLAN
3 2 (3.51%) Internet
3 2 (3.51%) SAN
3 2 (3.51%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.51%) VLAN
3 2 (3.51%) Wireless
4 1 (1.75%) PSTN
4 1 (1.75%) VoIP
4 1 (1.75%) WAN
4 1 (1.75%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.75%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.51%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.75%) GIS
Development Applications
1 2 (3.51%) EasyMock
1 2 (3.51%) JUnit
1 2 (3.51%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (1.75%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.75%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (8.77%) Manufacturing
2 4 (7.02%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.26%) Retail
4 2 (3.51%) General Ledger
4 2 (3.51%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.75%) Advertising
5 1 (1.75%) French Language
5 1 (1.75%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (33.33%) Analyst
2 11 (19.30%) Developer
3 10 (17.54%) Project Manager
4 8 (14.04%) Business Analyst
4 8 (14.04%) Financial Analyst
4 8 (14.04%) Test Analyst
5 7 (12.28%) Data Business Analyst
6 6 (10.53%) Reference Data Analyst
6 6 (10.53%) Reference Data Business Analyst
7 5 (8.77%) Architect
7 5 (8.77%) C# Developer
7 5 (8.77%) Java Developer
8 4 (7.02%) Angular Developer
8 4 (7.02%) C# Web Developer
8 4 (7.02%) IT Manager
8 4 (7.02%) IT Project Manager
8 4 (7.02%) UI Developer
8 4 (7.02%) Web Developer
8 4 (7.02%) Web UI Developer
9 3 (5.26%) Integration Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.28%) AngularJS
2 5 (8.77%) Hibernate
3 4 (7.02%) Angular 2
3 4 (7.02%) HTML
3 4 (7.02%) Kendo UI
3 4 (7.02%) NHibernate
3 4 (7.02%) WCF
4 3 (5.26%) Spring
4 3 (5.26%) Web Services
5 2 (3.51%) Ajax
5 2 (3.51%) CSS
5 2 (3.51%) D3.js
5 2 (3.51%) HTML5
5 2 (3.51%) Java EE
5 2 (3.51%) JDBC
5 2 (3.51%) JPA
5 2 (3.51%) jQuery
5 2 (3.51%) Redux
5 2 (3.51%) RESTful
6 1 (1.75%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.28%) Reference Data
2 3 (5.26%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.26%) Reinsurance
3 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.51%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.51%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.75%) Cyber Attack
4 1 (1.75%) Digital TV
4 1 (1.75%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.75%) Internet of Things
4 1 (1.75%) IPTV
4 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.75%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.26%) Windows
2 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (22.81%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (22.81%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (17.54%) Project Management
3 5 (8.77%) Data Cleansing
3 5 (8.77%) KYC
3 5 (8.77%) MVC
3 5 (8.77%) Non-Functional Testing
3 5 (8.77%) Scrum
3 5 (8.77%) Test Strategy
4 4 (7.02%) Continuous Deployment
4 4 (7.02%) DevOps
4 4 (7.02%) Release Management
4 4 (7.02%) Software Testing
4 4 (7.02%) TDD
4 4 (7.02%) Test Planning
5 3 (5.26%) Business Analysis
5 3 (5.26%) DSDM
5 3 (5.26%) Mentoring
5 3 (5.26%) PRINCE2
5 3 (5.26%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (14.04%) SQL
2 6 (10.53%) C#
3 5 (8.77%) Java
4 4 (7.02%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.51%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (14.04%) ISEB
2 4 (7.02%) Degree
2 4 (7.02%) ISTQB
2 4 (7.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (5.26%) CCNA
3 3 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (5.26%) MCSE
3 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.51%) CCNP
4 2 (3.51%) CISM
4 2 (3.51%) CISSP
4 2 (3.51%) MCSA
5 1 (1.75%) CBAP
5 1 (1.75%) CCA
5 1 (1.75%) CEH
5 1 (1.75%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.75%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.77%) QA
2 1 (1.75%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.75%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (3.51%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.51%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (3.51%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (1.75%) QRadar
1 1 (1.75%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (14.04%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.02%) Telerik
3 3 (5.26%) Cisco
3 3 (5.26%) Oracle
4 2 (3.51%) CheckPoint
4 2 (3.51%) Citrix
4 2 (3.51%) F5
4 2 (3.51%) HP
4 2 (3.51%) PeopleSoft
4 2 (3.51%) Planview
4 2 (3.51%) VMware
5 1 (1.75%) EMC
5 1 (1.75%) SAP
5 1 (1.75%) Splunk