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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 7 6 7
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Contract jobs citing Finance 34 32 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 16.27% 15.31% 15.66%
As % of the General category 73.91% 66.67% 81.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 24 22
Average daily rate
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£450 £425 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £365 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £543 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 £10.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.20 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+8.02% -19.00%
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
46 48 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 22.01% 22.97% 19.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 35 28
Average daily rate £450 £400 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £318 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 £27.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.54% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -18.18%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Finance across the Suffolk region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 March 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +1 32 £450 +5.88% 5
Bury St Edmunds - - - -
Finance
East of England

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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 20 (28.57%) Business Analysis
2 18 (25.71%) ISEB
2 18 (25.71%) PeopleSoft
3 16 (22.86%) Systems Analysis
4 15 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (15.71%) User Acceptance Testing
5 11 (15.71%) Analytics
6 10 (14.29%) SQL
6 10 (14.29%) SQL Server
7 9 (12.86%) Project Management
7 9 (12.86%) QA
7 9 (12.86%) Transition Management
8 8 (11.43%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 8 (11.43%) Degree
8 8 (11.43%) Oracle
9 7 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
10 6 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (7.14%) .NET
11 5 (7.14%) Data Modelling
11 5 (7.14%) Microsoft
11 5 (7.14%) Management Information System
11 5 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (7.14%) Data Analysis
11 5 (7.14%) Logical Data Model
11 5 (7.14%) Physical Data Model
12 4 (5.71%) Test Planning
12 4 (5.71%) Root Cause Analysis
12 4 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (5.71%) Validation
13 3 (4.29%) Workflow

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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 1 (1.43%) IBM Notes
1 1 (1.43%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.43%) Documentum
1 1 (1.43%) CMS
1 1 (1.43%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 1 (1.43%) MS Project
1 1 (1.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.43%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.29%) Network Security
1 3 (4.29%) Unified Communications
2 2 (2.86%) DPNSS
2 2 (2.86%) QSIG
2 2 (2.86%) PBX
2 2 (2.86%) VoIP
3 1 (1.43%) WAN
3 1 (1.43%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.43%) VPN
3 1 (1.43%) IPv4
3 1 (1.43%) IPv6
3 1 (1.43%) MPLS
3 1 (1.43%) OSPF
3 1 (1.43%) BGP
3 1 (1.43%) H.323
3 1 (1.43%) IPsec
3 1 (1.43%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (4.29%) Spotfire
4 3 (4.29%) OLAP
4 3 (4.29%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (4.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.86%) Data Mart
6 1 (1.43%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Visual Studio
1 2 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (4.29%) Billing
2 1 (1.43%) Private Banking
2 1 (1.43%) Back Office
2 1 (1.43%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.43%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.43%) Banking
2 1 (1.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 44 (62.86%) Analyst
2 37 (52.86%) Business Analyst
3 8 (11.43%) Project Manager
4 5 (7.14%) Architect
5 4 (5.71%) Lead Business Analyst
6 3 (4.29%) Systems Analyst
6 3 (4.29%) Consultant
6 3 (4.29%) Lead Designer
6 3 (4.29%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (4.29%) Business Manager
6 3 (4.29%) Business Project Manager
6 3 (4.29%) MI Analyst
6 3 (4.29%) Designer
7 2 (2.86%) Financial Analyst
7 2 (2.86%) Transition Manager
7 2 (2.86%) Data Analyst
7 2 (2.86%) IT Project Manager
8 1 (1.43%) Infrastructure Manager
8 1 (1.43%) Technical Analyst
8 1 (1.43%) Insurance Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.14%) .NET
2 3 (4.29%) .NET Framework
3 2 (2.86%) ADO
3 2 (2.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.29%) Reference Data
2 3 (4.29%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.86%) IVR
3 2 (2.86%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.43%) NHS
4 1 (1.43%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.43%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.43%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.43%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.29%) Windows
2 1 (1.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (28.57%) Business Analysis
2 16 (22.86%) Systems Analysis
3 15 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (15.71%) User Acceptance Testing
4 11 (15.71%) Analytics
5 9 (12.86%) Transition Management
5 9 (12.86%) Project Management
6 8 (11.43%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 7 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
8 6 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (7.14%) Data Modelling
9 5 (7.14%) Data Analysis
9 5 (7.14%) Logical Data Model
9 5 (7.14%) Physical Data Model
10 4 (5.71%) Root Cause Analysis
10 4 (5.71%) Test Planning
10 4 (5.71%) Validation
11 3 (4.29%) Risk Management
11 3 (4.29%) Workflow
11 3 (4.29%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 10 (14.29%) SQL
2 2 (2.86%) T-SQL
2 2 (2.86%) VB
2 2 (2.86%) C#
Qualifications
1 18 (25.71%) ISEB
2 8 (11.43%) Degree
3 3 (4.29%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.29%) DV Cleared
3 3 (4.29%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.43%) PMP
4 1 (1.43%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.43%) JNCIS
4 1 (1.43%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.43%) MCP
4 1 (1.43%) MCSD
4 1 (1.43%) MCSE
4 1 (1.43%) CCNP
4 1 (1.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.43%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.86%) QA
2 2 (2.86%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (2.86%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 18 (25.71%) PeopleSoft
2 8 (11.43%) Oracle
3 5 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.86%) Avaya
5 1 (1.43%) Juniper
5 1 (1.43%) Lotus
5 1 (1.43%) Kofax
5 1 (1.43%) Avaloq
5 1 (1.43%) Tandberg
5 1 (1.43%) EMC
5 1 (1.43%) Cisco
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