Period
to 22 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Financial
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 13 13
Rank change year-on-year +1 0 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 71 60 102
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 10.13% 9.57% 10.71%
As % of the General category 28.29% 43.80% 56.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 31 83
Cambridge median daily rate £363 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.38% -11.11% +60.71%
10th Percentile £280 £168 £313
90th Percentile £460 £563 £700
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £359 £400 £444
% change year-on-year -10.31% -9.86% +36.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Cambridge median hourly rate - - £17.00
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £13.00 - £14.00

Finance is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Cambridge
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 251 137 180
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 35.81% 21.85% 18.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 66 97
Cambridge median daily rate £369 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.67% -1.32% +19.22%
10th Percentile £216 £171 £261
90th Percentile £518 £569 £544
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £365 £375 £400
% change year-on-year -2.67% -6.25% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 8 13
Cambridge median hourly rate £42.00 £39.75 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.66% +22.31% +27.45%
10th Percentile £23.00 £35.35 £19.85
90th Percentile £49.75 £42.88 £46.88
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year +1.25% +23.08% -13.33%

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings citing Finance as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for Finance in Cambridge

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Finance in Cambridge.

Contractor daily rate trend for Finance in Cambridge

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Cambridge over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Finance in Cambridge

Finance
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Finance in Cambridge.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Finance in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Finance.

1 21 (29.58%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (22.54%) Microsoft
2 16 (22.54%) Project Management
3 15 (21.13%) SDLC
4 13 (18.31%) SAP
4 13 (18.31%) Manufacturing
5 12 (16.90%) C#
5 12 (16.90%) PRINCE2
5 12 (16.90%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (15.49%) SQL Server
6 11 (15.49%) Migration
7 10 (14.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (14.08%) Telecoms
7 10 (14.08%) .NET
7 10 (14.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (12.68%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (11.27%) Electronics
9 8 (11.27%) Scrum
9 8 (11.27%) Programme Management
9 8 (11.27%) TDD
9 8 (11.27%) Marketing
9 8 (11.27%) Digital Marketing
9 8 (11.27%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (9.86%) SOLID
10 7 (9.86%) Performance Tuning
10 7 (9.86%) WCF
10 7 (9.86%) Team Foundation Server
10 7 (9.86%) Microsoft Azure
10 7 (9.86%) MVC
10 7 (9.86%) MCSE

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 6 (8.45%) Confluence
2 3 (4.23%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.41%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.41%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.41%) Smallworld
Applications
1 4 (5.63%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (2.82%) SAP CO
1 2 (2.82%) SAP FI
1 2 (2.82%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (1.41%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.41%) NetSuite
2 1 (1.41%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.41%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.63%) Office 365
3 3 (4.23%) PaaS
3 3 (4.23%) SaaS
4 2 (2.82%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.41%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.41%) Firewall
1 1 (1.41%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.49%) SQL Server
2 10 (14.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (14.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (5.63%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (5.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (2.82%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.41%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (1.41%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.41%) GIS
Development Applications
1 7 (9.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (8.45%) JIRA
3 4 (5.63%) TeamCity
4 3 (4.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (4.23%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.82%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.82%) JUnit
5 2 (2.82%) Maven
5 2 (2.82%) Selenium
5 2 (2.82%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.41%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.41%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.41%) FitNesse
6 1 (1.41%) Gradle
6 1 (1.41%) JBehave
6 1 (1.41%) JMeter
6 1 (1.41%) NUnit
6 1 (1.41%) Robot Framework
6 1 (1.41%) WebDriver
General
1 13 (18.31%) Manufacturing
2 10 (14.08%) Telecoms
3 8 (11.27%) Electronics
3 8 (11.27%) Marketing
4 4 (5.63%) Legal
4 4 (5.63%) Retail
5 1 (1.41%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 20 (28.17%) Project Manager
2 14 (19.72%) Developer
3 12 (16.90%) C# Developer
4 11 (15.49%) SQL Developer
4 11 (15.49%) SQL Server Developer
5 10 (14.08%) SSIS Developer
5 10 (14.08%) SSRS Developer
6 8 (11.27%) .NET Developer
6 8 (11.27%) Architect
6 8 (11.27%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (9.86%) Analyst
7 7 (9.86%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 7 (9.86%) Full Stack Developer
7 7 (9.86%) IT Manager
8 6 (8.45%) C# WCF Developer
8 6 (8.45%) WCF Developer
9 5 (7.04%) Applications Manager
9 5 (7.04%) Applications Project Manager
9 5 (7.04%) Data Analyst
9 5 (7.04%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (14.08%) .NET
2 7 (9.86%) WCF
3 6 (8.45%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (5.63%) RESTful
4 4 (5.63%) WPF
5 3 (4.23%) Spring
6 2 (2.82%) AngularJS
6 2 (2.82%) JSON
6 2 (2.82%) XML
7 1 (1.41%) Gherkin
7 1 (1.41%) Hibernate
7 1 (1.41%) HTML
7 1 (1.41%) J2EE
7 1 (1.41%) SOAP
7 1 (1.41%) Velocity
7 1 (1.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.27%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.86%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (8.45%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (8.45%) NHS
4 4 (5.63%) Data Centre
4 4 (5.63%) PMI
5 2 (2.82%) Social Media
6 1 (1.41%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.41%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.41%) User Experience
6 1 (1.41%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.23%) Windows
2 2 (2.82%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (29.58%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (22.54%) Project Management
3 15 (21.13%) SDLC
4 12 (16.90%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (16.90%) PRINCE2
5 11 (15.49%) Migration
6 8 (11.27%) Digital Marketing
6 8 (11.27%) Programme Management
6 8 (11.27%) Scrum
6 8 (11.27%) TDD
7 7 (9.86%) MVC
7 7 (9.86%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (9.86%) SOLID
8 6 (8.45%) Data Migration
8 6 (8.45%) People Management
9 5 (7.04%) Service Delivery
10 4 (5.63%) Change Management
10 4 (5.63%) Data Analysis
11 3 (4.23%) Business Analysis
11 3 (4.23%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 12 (16.90%) C#
2 4 (5.63%) Java
2 4 (5.63%) SQL
3 2 (2.82%) C
3 2 (2.82%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.41%) F#
4 1 (1.41%) TypeScript
4 1 (1.41%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (12.68%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (9.86%) MCSE
3 4 (5.63%) PMI Certification
4 3 (4.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (2.82%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.82%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.41%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.82%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (1.41%) Virtual Desktop
Vendors
1 16 (22.54%) Microsoft
2 13 (18.31%) SAP
3 6 (8.45%) VMware
4 3 (4.23%) Atlassian
4 3 (4.23%) Citrix
5 2 (2.82%) Oracle
6 1 (1.41%) Cisco
6 1 (1.41%) NetApp
6 1 (1.41%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.41%) Veritas