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 2 June 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 10 5 21
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +16
Contract jobs citing Finance 24 54 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 12.63% 19.93% 4.35%
As % of the General category 48.00% 76.06% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 49 2
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£450 £450 £419
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £358 £364
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £475 £474
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.15% +2.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Average hourly rate £19.00 £10.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+90.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.66 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.62% -
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
50 71 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 26.32% 26.20% 14.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 55 9
Average daily rate £450 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £324 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £475 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 3
Average hourly rate £19.00 £36.50 £36.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.94% -0.68%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -3.84%

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 2 June 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 2 June 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 -4 23 £450 - 4
Haverhill - 1 £450 -
Finance
East of England

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 15 (28.30%) SQL Server
2 14 (26.42%) Business Analysis
3 11 (20.75%) Microsoft
3 11 (20.75%) Analytics
4 10 (18.87%) QA
4 10 (18.87%) User Acceptance Testing
4 10 (18.87%) ISEB
5 9 (16.98%) PeopleSoft
5 9 (16.98%) Oracle
6 8 (15.09%) Systems Analysis
6 8 (15.09%) Degree
6 8 (15.09%) SQL
6 8 (15.09%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (15.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (13.21%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 7 (13.21%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (11.32%) Validation
8 6 (11.32%) GAP Analysis
8 6 (11.32%) VBA
8 6 (11.32%) MS Office
8 6 (11.32%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (9.43%) .NET
9 5 (9.43%) Project Management
9 5 (9.43%) Management Information System
9 5 (9.43%) Information Security
9 5 (9.43%) Test Planning
10 4 (7.55%) Root Cause Analysis
10 4 (7.55%) Logical Data Model
10 4 (7.55%) Physical Data Model
10 4 (7.55%) Data Analysis

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 (1.89%) Documentum
1 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.89%) IBM Notes
1 1 (1.89%) Oracle Spatial
1 1 (1.89%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (11.32%) MS Office
2 1 (1.89%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.89%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) PeopleSoft Financials
2 1 (1.89%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.66%) Unified Communications
1 3 (5.66%) Network Security
2 2 (3.77%) DPNSS
2 2 (3.77%) QSIG
2 2 (3.77%) PBX
2 2 (3.77%) VoIP
3 1 (1.89%) WAN
3 1 (1.89%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.89%) VPN
3 1 (1.89%) LAN
3 1 (1.89%) MPLS
3 1 (1.89%) OSPF
3 1 (1.89%) BGP
3 1 (1.89%) IPv4
3 1 (1.89%) IPv6
3 1 (1.89%) H.323
3 1 (1.89%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (28.30%) SQL Server
2 8 (15.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (11.32%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (5.66%) OLAP
4 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 3 (5.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (5.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (5.66%) Spotfire
5 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Power View
6 1 (1.89%) Data Mart
6 1 (1.89%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Visual Studio
1 3 (5.66%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (5.66%) Billing
2 2 (3.77%) General Ledger
2 2 (3.77%) Banking
3 1 (1.89%) Retail
3 1 (1.89%) Private Banking
3 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.89%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 29 (54.72%) Analyst
2 23 (43.40%) Business Analyst
3 6 (11.32%) Developer
3 6 (11.32%) Architect
4 5 (9.43%) MI Developer
5 4 (7.55%) Lead Business Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) MI Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) Lead Designer
6 3 (5.66%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (5.66%) Designer
7 2 (3.77%) Financial Analyst
7 2 (3.77%) Project Manager
8 1 (1.89%) Tester
8 1 (1.89%) Junior
8 1 (1.89%) Test Manager
8 1 (1.89%) Test Analyst
8 1 (1.89%) Systems Analyst
8 1 (1.89%) UML Business Analyst
8 1 (1.89%) Business Process Architect
8 1 (1.89%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.43%) .NET
2 3 (5.66%) ADO
2 3 (5.66%) XML
2 3 (5.66%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.89%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.43%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.66%) Client/Server
2 3 (5.66%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.77%) IVR
4 1 (1.89%) NHS
4 1 (1.89%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.89%) CMDB
4 1 (1.89%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.55%) Windows
2 1 (1.89%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (26.42%) Business Analysis
2 11 (20.75%) Analytics
3 10 (18.87%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (15.09%) Systems Analysis
4 8 (15.09%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (13.21%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 7 (13.21%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (11.32%) Validation
6 6 (11.32%) GAP Analysis
7 5 (9.43%) Project Management
7 5 (9.43%) Information Security
7 5 (9.43%) Test Planning
8 4 (7.55%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (7.55%) Logical Data Model
8 4 (7.55%) Physical Data Model
8 4 (7.55%) Data Analysis
8 4 (7.55%) Asset Management
8 4 (7.55%) Data Modelling
9 3 (5.66%) CRM
9 3 (5.66%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (15.09%) SQL
2 6 (11.32%) VBA
3 3 (5.66%) C#
3 3 (5.66%) VB
4 1 (1.89%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (18.87%) ISEB
2 8 (15.09%) Degree
3 3 (5.66%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.66%) DV Cleared
3 3 (5.66%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.89%) MCP
4 1 (1.89%) MCSD
4 1 (1.89%) MCSE
4 1 (1.89%) PMP
4 1 (1.89%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.89%) CCNP
4 1 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.89%) JNCIS
4 1 (1.89%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (18.87%) QA
2 1 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (3.77%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (20.75%) Microsoft
2 9 (16.98%) PeopleSoft
2 9 (16.98%) Oracle
3 2 (3.77%) Kofax
3 2 (3.77%) Avaya
4 1 (1.89%) Juniper
4 1 (1.89%) Lotus
4 1 (1.89%) EMC
4 1 (1.89%) Cisco
4 1 (1.89%) Avaloq
4 1 (1.89%) Tandberg
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