Period
to 15 February 2019

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 15 February 2019 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
15 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 19 14 14
Rank change year-on-year -5 0 +2
Contract jobs citing Finance 56 59 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 8.15% 9.56% 8.59%
As % of the General category 23.93% 25.11% 36.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 81 35
Cambridge median daily rate £500 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.93% -9.38% -13.51%
10th Percentile £320 £280 £281
90th Percentile £575 £538 £638
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £500 £363 £400
% change year-on-year +37.93% -9.38% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Cambridge median hourly rate - - £68.00
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - £68.00

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 234 235 136
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 34.06% 38.09% 23.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 114 77
Cambridge median daily rate £450 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.13% -3.13% -5.88%
10th Percentile £298 £230 £279
90th Percentile £611 £575 £638
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £444 £378 £400
% change year-on-year +17.55% -5.63% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 52 7
Cambridge median hourly rate £43.50 £40.50 £34.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.41% +17.39% -13.48%
10th Percentile £17.50 £16.80 £11.33
90th Percentile £52.50 £49.75 £56.85
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £19.25 £39.50 £32.75
% change year-on-year -51.27% +20.61% -0.91%

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 15 February 2019.

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 15 February 2019, 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 (26.79%) SAP
2 13 (23.21%) ERP
3 10 (17.86%) Oracle
3 10 (17.86%) Microsoft
4 9 (16.07%) Project Management
4 9 (16.07%) Change Management
4 9 (16.07%) Manufacturing
5 8 (14.29%) SQL
5 8 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (12.50%) Business Analysis
6 7 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (12.50%) Retail
6 7 (12.50%) User Experience
6 7 (12.50%) Prototyping
7 6 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (10.71%) Taxonomies
7 6 (10.71%) JIRA
8 5 (8.93%) Marketing
8 5 (8.93%) Digital Marketing
8 5 (8.93%) Budget Control
8 5 (8.93%) Analytics
8 5 (8.93%) Unix
8 5 (8.93%) Windows
8 5 (8.93%) .NET
8 5 (8.93%) C++
8 5 (8.93%) Java
8 5 (8.93%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (8.93%) Programme Management
8 5 (8.93%) Electronics
8 5 (8.93%) Telecoms

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 (3.57%) Apache Spark
1 2 (3.57%) Oracle Workflow
1 2 (3.57%) SAS
2 1 (1.79%) Apache
2 1 (1.79%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.79%) Confluence
2 1 (1.79%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.79%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (3.57%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.79%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 4 (7.14%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (3.57%) Magento
2 2 (3.57%) NetSuite
2 2 (3.57%) Primavera
2 2 (3.57%) SAP CRM
2 2 (3.57%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (1.79%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.79%) HFM
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (1.79%) SAP Business One
3 1 (1.79%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.14%) GitHub
1 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.57%) G Suite
2 2 (3.57%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (3.57%) Office 365
3 1 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.79%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.57%) Internet
1 2 (3.57%) SAN
2 1 (1.79%) HTTP
2 1 (1.79%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.36%) Big Data
2 3 (5.36%) MySQL
2 3 (5.36%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (3.57%) Apache Hive
3 2 (3.57%) Data Mining
3 2 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.57%) Hadoop
3 2 (3.57%) HBase
3 2 (3.57%) MongoDB
3 2 (3.57%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (3.57%) Sqoop
4 1 (1.79%) Amazon Aurora
4 1 (1.79%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (1.79%) Essbase
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 6 (10.71%) JIRA
2 3 (5.36%) TeamCity
3 2 (3.57%) ERwin
4 1 (1.79%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.79%) Selenium
General
1 9 (16.07%) Manufacturing
2 7 (12.50%) Retail
3 5 (8.93%) Electronics
3 5 (8.93%) Marketing
3 5 (8.93%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.57%) Banking
5 1 (1.79%) Back Office
5 1 (1.79%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.79%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 13 (23.21%) Analyst
2 9 (16.07%) Project Manager
3 7 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 7 (12.50%) Developer
4 3 (5.36%) Author
4 3 (5.36%) C++ Developer
4 3 (5.36%) Consultant
4 3 (5.36%) ERP Manager
4 3 (5.36%) ERP Project Manager
4 3 (5.36%) Finance Business Analyst
4 3 (5.36%) Finance Manager
4 3 (5.36%) Finance Project Manager
4 3 (5.36%) Financial Analyst
4 3 (5.36%) Technical Author
4 3 (5.36%) Transformation Manager
5 2 (3.57%) Category Manager
5 2 (3.57%) CRM Manager
5 2 (3.57%) Data Scientist
5 2 (3.57%) NetSuite Analyst
5 2 (3.57%) Transformation Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.93%) .NET
2 2 (3.57%) Kafka
2 2 (3.57%) Natural Language Processing
3 1 (1.79%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.79%) Middleware
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (1.79%) React
3 1 (1.79%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (12.50%) User Experience
3 6 (10.71%) Taxonomies
4 2 (3.57%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.57%) EPoS
4 2 (3.57%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (3.57%) Hedge funds
4 2 (3.57%) iPad
4 2 (3.57%) iPhone
5 1 (1.79%) Derivative
5 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.79%) PMI
5 1 (1.79%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.79%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.93%) Unix
1 5 (8.93%) Windows
2 4 (7.14%) Linux
3 2 (3.57%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.57%) Mac OS
3 2 (3.57%) Solaris
4 1 (1.79%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (23.21%) ERP
2 9 (16.07%) Change Management
2 9 (16.07%) Project Management
3 7 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 7 (12.50%) Prototyping
4 6 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (8.93%) Analytics
5 5 (8.93%) Budget Control
5 5 (8.93%) Digital Marketing
5 5 (8.93%) Programme Management
5 5 (8.93%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (7.14%) Business Transformation
6 4 (7.14%) CRM
6 4 (7.14%) Data Management
6 4 (7.14%) Order to Cash
6 4 (7.14%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (7.14%) Software Engineering
6 4 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (5.36%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 8 (14.29%) SQL
2 5 (8.93%) C++
2 5 (8.93%) Java
3 4 (7.14%) C#
4 3 (5.36%) Perl
4 3 (5.36%) Python
5 2 (3.57%) C
5 2 (3.57%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.57%) MATLAB
5 2 (3.57%) R
6 1 (1.79%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.57%) ACSP
1 2 (3.57%) CCA
1 2 (3.57%) PhD
2 1 (1.79%) ACCA
2 1 (1.79%) CIMA
2 1 (1.79%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.79%) Degree
2 1 (1.79%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) Data Quality
1 3 (5.36%) QA
2 2 (3.57%) PMO
3 1 (1.79%) IFRS
3 1 (1.79%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.57%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.57%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 2 (3.57%) Jamf Pro
Vendors
1 15 (26.79%) SAP
2 10 (17.86%) Microsoft
2 10 (17.86%) Oracle
3 2 (3.57%) Apple
3 2 (3.57%) Ariba
3 2 (3.57%) Cisco
3 2 (3.57%) Dell
3 2 (3.57%) Google
3 2 (3.57%) Hortonworks
3 2 (3.57%) Hyperion
3 2 (3.57%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (3.57%) VMware
4 1 (1.79%) Dell Compellent
4 1 (1.79%) Epicor
4 1 (1.79%) IFS
4 1 (1.79%) JD Edwards
4 1 (1.79%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (1.79%) Sage
4 1 (1.79%) Talend