Period
to 17 November 2018

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 17 November 2018 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
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 12 13 13
Rank change year-on-year +1 0 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 71 70 59
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 9.39% 10.09% 9.28%
As % of the General category 27.73% 28.11% 43.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 94 31
Cambridge median daily rate £500 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.93% -9.38% -11.11%
10th Percentile £325 £280 £168
90th Percentile £554 £438 £550
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £500 £363 £400
% change year-on-year +37.93% -9.38% -9.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridge median hourly rate - - -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - £13.00 -

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 256 249 137
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 33.86% 35.88% 21.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 132 66
Cambridge median daily rate £425 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.24% -3.33% -3.23%
10th Percentile £284 £214 £171
90th Percentile £574 £500 £563
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £425 £364 £375
% change year-on-year +16.84% -3.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 51 7
Cambridge median hourly rate £43.50 £42.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.57% +5.00% +23.08%
10th Percentile £17.50 £28.75 £37.00
90th Percentile £53.00 £49.75 £43.00
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £17.50 £40.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -56.79% +1.25% +23.08%

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 17 November 2018.

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 17 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Finance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Finance.

1 15 (21.13%) ERP
2 14 (19.72%) Microsoft
2 14 (19.72%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (18.31%) Business Analysis
4 12 (16.90%) Retail
5 10 (14.08%) Project Management
5 10 (14.08%) Oracle
5 10 (14.08%) SAP
6 8 (11.27%) Microsoft Office
6 8 (11.27%) Change Management
6 8 (11.27%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (9.86%) SQL
7 7 (9.86%) Dynamics NAV
7 7 (9.86%) JIRA
8 6 (8.45%) Risk Analysis
8 6 (8.45%) Taxonomies
8 6 (8.45%) Magento
8 6 (8.45%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (7.04%) SQL Server
9 5 (7.04%) CRM
9 5 (7.04%) DevOps
9 5 (7.04%) User Experience
9 5 (7.04%) GitHub
9 5 (7.04%) Analytics
9 5 (7.04%) Budget Control
9 5 (7.04%) NetSuite
9 5 (7.04%) Prototyping
9 5 (7.04%) PMO
9 5 (7.04%) Problem-Solving
10 4 (5.63%) Degree

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 2 (2.82%) Apache Spark
1 2 (2.82%) Oracle Workflow
1 2 (2.82%) SAS
2 1 (1.41%) Apache
2 1 (1.41%) Confluence
2 1 (1.41%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.41%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (11.27%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.41%) HipChat
3 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (9.86%) Dynamics NAV
2 6 (8.45%) Magento
3 5 (7.04%) NetSuite
4 2 (2.82%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (2.82%) Primavera
4 2 (2.82%) SAP CRM
4 2 (2.82%) SAP S/4HANA
5 1 (1.41%) HFM
5 1 (1.41%) SAP Business One
5 1 (1.41%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.04%) GitHub
2 4 (5.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.63%) Office 365
3 3 (4.23%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.82%) Amazon EMR
4 2 (2.82%) Amazon S3
4 2 (2.82%) G Suite
5 1 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.41%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.82%) Internet
1 2 (2.82%) Skype
2 1 (1.41%) HTTP
2 1 (1.41%) PSTN
2 1 (1.41%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.04%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.63%) Big Data
2 4 (5.63%) Oracle Database
3 3 (4.23%) Amazon Aurora
3 3 (4.23%) Amazon Redshift
3 3 (4.23%) Hadoop
3 3 (4.23%) MySQL
4 2 (2.82%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.41%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.41%) OLAP
5 1 (1.41%) OLTP
5 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (9.86%) JIRA
2 4 (5.63%) TeamCity
3 3 (4.23%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.82%) Android Studio
4 2 (2.82%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.82%) git-flow
4 2 (2.82%) GitLab
5 1 (1.41%) Selenium
General
1 12 (16.90%) Retail
2 4 (5.63%) Legal
3 3 (4.23%) Banking
4 2 (2.82%) Back Office
4 2 (2.82%) General Ledger
4 2 (2.82%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.82%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.41%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (23.94%) Analyst
2 16 (22.54%) Project Manager
3 9 (12.68%) Business Analyst
4 7 (9.86%) Developer
4 7 (9.86%) IT Manager
5 6 (8.45%) Author
5 6 (8.45%) IT Project Manager
5 6 (8.45%) Technical Author
6 4 (5.63%) C++ Developer
6 4 (5.63%) Contracts Manager
6 4 (5.63%) Data Engineer
6 4 (5.63%) E-Commerce Manager
6 4 (5.63%) E-Commerce Project Manager
6 4 (5.63%) ERP Manager
6 4 (5.63%) ERP Project Manager
6 4 (5.63%) Finance Manager
6 4 (5.63%) Finance Project Manager
6 4 (5.63%) Financial Analyst
7 3 (4.23%) NetSuite Analyst
7 3 (4.23%) Transformation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.63%) .NET
1 4 (5.63%) XML
2 2 (2.82%) Android SDK
2 2 (2.82%) iOS SDK
2 2 (2.82%) RESTful
3 1 (1.41%) COM
3 1 (1.41%) EJB
3 1 (1.41%) J2EE
3 1 (1.41%) JSP
3 1 (1.41%) SAP Basis
3 1 (1.41%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.45%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (8.45%) Taxonomies
2 5 (7.04%) User Experience
3 3 (4.23%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.82%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.82%) EPoS
4 2 (2.82%) Hedge funds
4 2 (2.82%) iPad
4 2 (2.82%) iPhone
5 1 (1.41%) Derivative
5 1 (1.41%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.41%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.41%) PMI
5 1 (1.41%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.41%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.63%) Apple iOS
2 3 (4.23%) Unix
2 3 (4.23%) Windows
3 2 (2.82%) Android
3 2 (2.82%) Linux
3 2 (2.82%) Mac OS
4 1 (1.41%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (21.13%) ERP
2 14 (19.72%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (18.31%) Business Analysis
4 10 (14.08%) Project Management
5 8 (11.27%) Change Management
5 8 (11.27%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (8.45%) Risk Analysis
7 5 (7.04%) Analytics
7 5 (7.04%) Budget Control
7 5 (7.04%) CRM
7 5 (7.04%) DevOps
7 5 (7.04%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (7.04%) Prototyping
8 4 (5.63%) E-Commerce
8 4 (5.63%) Migration
8 4 (5.63%) Test Automation
8 4 (5.63%) Visualisation
8 4 (5.63%) Workflow
9 3 (4.23%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (4.23%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (9.86%) SQL
2 4 (5.63%) C#
2 4 (5.63%) C++
2 4 (5.63%) Java
3 2 (2.82%) Apple Swift
3 2 (2.82%) Objective-C
4 1 (1.41%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.41%) Perl
4 1 (1.41%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.41%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (5.63%) Degree
2 3 (4.23%) PMI Certification
3 2 (2.82%) ACSP
3 2 (2.82%) CCA
3 2 (2.82%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.82%) PMP
4 1 (1.41%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.04%) PMO
2 1 (1.41%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.41%) IFRS
2 1 (1.41%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.82%) Jamf Pro
Vendors
1 14 (19.72%) Microsoft
2 10 (14.08%) Oracle
2 10 (14.08%) SAP
3 3 (4.23%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (2.82%) Apple
4 2 (2.82%) Google
4 2 (2.82%) Hyperion
4 2 (2.82%) JD Edwards
4 2 (2.82%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.82%) Snow
5 1 (1.41%) Ariba
5 1 (1.41%) Epicor
5 1 (1.41%) Pega
5 1 (1.41%) Sage
5 1 (1.41%) Talend