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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 12 10 10
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 26 44 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 10.53% 16.42% 9.80%
As % of the General category 49.06% 75.86% 35.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 43 11
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£450 £450 £465
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £354 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £493 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £19.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+21.21% -
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
53 58 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 21.46% 21.64% 27.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 53 25
Average daily rate £438 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £314 £349
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £493 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £385 £388
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 5
Average hourly rate £19.00 £36.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.22% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.67 £22.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+3.02% -2.22%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 26 £450 - 5
Finance
East of England

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (36.36%) PeopleSoft
2 12 (21.82%) SQL Server
3 11 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (20.00%) ISEB
3 11 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (18.18%) Oracle
5 9 (16.36%) Systems Analysis
6 8 (14.55%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (14.55%) Project Management
7 7 (12.73%) SQL
7 7 (12.73%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (12.73%) Information Security
8 6 (10.91%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (10.91%) Banking
8 6 (10.91%) QA
8 6 (10.91%) Business Analysis
8 6 (10.91%) MS Office
8 6 (10.91%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (10.91%) VBA
9 5 (9.09%) HP
9 5 (9.09%) EFT
9 5 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (9.09%) Integration Testing
9 5 (9.09%) Cash Management
9 5 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
9 5 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (7.27%) Target Operating Model
10 4 (7.27%) Degree
10 4 (7.27%) Windows
10 4 (7.27%) CRM

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (1.82%) IBM Notes
1 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.82%) Documentum
1 1 (1.82%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (10.91%) MS Office
2 1 (1.82%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.82%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (3.64%) PeopleSoft Financials
2 1 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.82%) PBX
1 1 (1.82%) VoIP
1 1 (1.82%) DPNSS
1 1 (1.82%) QSIG
1 1 (1.82%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (21.82%) SQL Server
2 7 (12.73%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (5.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Power View
5 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.82%) QlikView
6 1 (1.82%) Data Mart
6 1 (1.82%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 8 (14.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (5.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (10.91%) Banking
2 2 (3.64%) General Ledger
3 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.82%) Billing
Job Titles
1 24 (43.64%) Analyst
2 18 (32.73%) Business Analyst
3 8 (14.55%) Developer
4 6 (10.91%) Project Manager
5 5 (9.09%) MI Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Test Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) IT Project Manager
7 3 (5.45%) QA Test Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) QA Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) Lead Test Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) Architect
7 3 (5.45%) Tester
8 2 (3.64%) Author
8 2 (3.64%) Technical Author
8 2 (3.64%) Consultant
8 2 (3.64%) Security Specialist
8 2 (3.64%) Financial Analyst
8 2 (3.64%) QA Tester
8 2 (3.64%) Information Security Specialist
8 2 (3.64%) QA Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.45%) .NET
1 3 (5.45%) ADO
1 3 (5.45%) XML
1 3 (5.45%) .NET Framework
2 2 (3.64%) MDX
2 2 (3.64%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.09%) EFT
2 3 (5.45%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.64%) NHS
4 1 (1.82%) IVR
4 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.82%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.27%) Windows
2 1 (1.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (16.36%) Systems Analysis
3 8 (14.55%) Project Management
4 7 (12.73%) Information Security
5 6 (10.91%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (10.91%) Business Analysis
5 6 (10.91%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (9.09%) Integration Testing
6 5 (9.09%) Cash Management
7 4 (7.27%) Target Operating Model
7 4 (7.27%) CRM
8 3 (5.45%) Data Modelling
8 3 (5.45%) Content Management
8 3 (5.45%) Workflow
8 3 (5.45%) Validation
8 3 (5.45%) Waterfall
8 3 (5.45%) Transition Management
9 2 (3.64%) Dimensional Modelling
9 2 (3.64%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.73%) SQL
2 6 (10.91%) VBA
3 3 (5.45%) C#
3 3 (5.45%) T-SQL
3 3 (5.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (20.00%) ISEB
2 4 (7.27%) Degree
3 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.82%) PMP
3 1 (1.82%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.82%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.82%) MCP
3 1 (1.82%) MCSD
3 1 (1.82%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.91%) QA
2 1 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (3.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (36.36%) PeopleSoft
2 11 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (18.18%) Oracle
4 5 (9.09%) HP
5 2 (3.64%) Kofax
5 2 (3.64%) IBM
6 1 (1.82%) EMC
6 1 (1.82%) Avaya
6 1 (1.82%) Lotus
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