Period
to 20 July 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 20 July 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
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 12 15
Rank change year-on-year -3 +3 +6
Contract jobs citing Finance 44 62 71
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 7.12% 9.89% 9.09%
As % of the General category 25.73% 36.05% 44.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 32 33
Cambridge median daily rate £425 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -11.76% +4.62%
10th Percentile £338 £218 £212
90th Percentile £579 £548 £550
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £425 £375 £425
% change year-on-year +13.33% -11.76% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Cambridge median hourly rate - £27.27 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +36.34% -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - £21.35 £17.00
% change year-on-year - +25.60% +28.30%

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 171 172 160
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 27.67% 27.43% 20.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 91 80
Cambridge median daily rate £425 £363 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.24% -14.71% +13.33%
10th Percentile £280 £205 £203
90th Percentile £625 £500 £576
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £425 £375 £425
% change year-on-year +13.33% -11.76% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 23 12
Cambridge median hourly rate £21.50 £42.00 £37.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.81% +12.75% +14.62%
10th Percentile £12.35 £20.08 £16.40
90th Percentile £50.50 £47.90 £43.75
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £15.25 £41.00 £34.30
% change year-on-year -62.80% +19.53% +5.54%

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 20 July 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 20 July 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 18 (40.91%) ERP
2 10 (22.73%) Microsoft
3 9 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (18.18%) Dynamics NAV
4 8 (18.18%) Oracle
4 8 (18.18%) SAP
5 7 (15.91%) Project Management
5 7 (15.91%) Retail
6 6 (13.64%) Change Management
7 5 (11.36%) Manufacturing
7 5 (11.36%) Scrum
7 5 (11.36%) XML
7 5 (11.36%) .NET
7 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Excel
7 5 (11.36%) E-Commerce
7 5 (11.36%) Oracle Fusion
7 5 (11.36%) Magento
7 5 (11.36%) Decision-Making
8 4 (9.09%) Dynamics AX
8 4 (9.09%) Business Analysis
8 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
8 4 (9.09%) PMP
8 4 (9.09%) PMI Certification
8 4 (9.09%) Java
8 4 (9.09%) PRINCE2
8 4 (9.09%) Migration
9 3 (6.82%) Six Sigma
9 3 (6.82%) Risk Management
9 3 (6.82%) Telecoms
9 3 (6.82%) Legal

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 1 (2.27%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (6.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (6.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (18.18%) Dynamics NAV
2 5 (11.36%) Magento
3 4 (9.09%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (6.82%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (4.55%) NetSuite
5 2 (4.55%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (4.55%) SAP CO
5 2 (4.55%) SAP FI
5 2 (4.55%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (2.27%) Sage X3
6 1 (2.27%) SAP ERP
6 1 (2.27%) SAP GTS
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.55%) Office 365
2 1 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.27%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (2.27%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.27%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.82%) HTTP
2 2 (4.55%) Skype
3 1 (2.27%) LAN
3 1 (2.27%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.55%) Big Data
1 2 (4.55%) Hadoop
1 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.27%) Amazon Aurora
2 1 (2.27%) Amazon Redshift
2 1 (2.27%) Apache Hive
2 1 (2.27%) MySQL
2 1 (2.27%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.27%) OLAP
2 1 (2.27%) OLTP
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Android Studio
1 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.27%) git-flow
1 1 (2.27%) GitLab
1 1 (2.27%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.27%) JIRA
1 1 (2.27%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (15.91%) Retail
2 5 (11.36%) Manufacturing
3 3 (6.82%) Legal
3 3 (6.82%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.55%) Local Government
4 2 (4.55%) Mandarin Language
5 1 (2.27%) Advertising
5 1 (2.27%) Back Office
5 1 (2.27%) Banking
5 1 (2.27%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.27%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 13 (29.55%) Project Manager
2 8 (18.18%) Analyst
2 8 (18.18%) IT Manager
2 8 (18.18%) IT Project Manager
3 6 (13.64%) Consultant
4 4 (9.09%) Business Analyst
4 4 (9.09%) Financial Analyst
4 4 (9.09%) Senior Manager
4 4 (9.09%) Senior Project Manager
5 3 (6.82%) Developer
5 3 (6.82%) ERP Consultant
5 3 (6.82%) ERP Manager
5 3 (6.82%) ERP Project Manager
5 3 (6.82%) Migration Manager
5 3 (6.82%) Migration Project Manager
5 3 (6.82%) Training Consultant
6 2 (4.55%) Data Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) E-Commerce Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Process Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Senior IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.36%) .NET
1 5 (11.36%) Oracle Fusion
1 5 (11.36%) XML
2 3 (6.82%) .NET Framework
2 3 (6.82%) REST
3 1 (2.27%) Android SDK
3 1 (2.27%) Angular 2
3 1 (2.27%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.27%) EJB
3 1 (2.27%) iOS SDK
3 1 (2.27%) J2EE
3 1 (2.27%) JSP
3 1 (2.27%) RESTful
3 1 (2.27%) SAP Basis
3 1 (2.27%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (4.55%) Computer Science
1 2 (4.55%) PMI
2 1 (2.27%) CMDB
2 1 (2.27%) Fintech
2 1 (2.27%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (2.27%) Mainframe
2 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.27%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (2.27%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.27%) Android
1 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.91%) ERP
2 9 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (15.91%) Project Management
4 6 (13.64%) Change Management
5 5 (11.36%) Decision-Making
5 5 (11.36%) E-Commerce
5 5 (11.36%) Scrum
6 4 (9.09%) Business Analysis
6 4 (9.09%) Migration
6 4 (9.09%) PRINCE2
7 3 (6.82%) Creative Thinking
7 3 (6.82%) CRM
7 3 (6.82%) Resource Management
7 3 (6.82%) Risk Management
7 3 (6.82%) Six Sigma
8 2 (4.55%) DevOps
8 2 (4.55%) Matrix Organization
8 2 (4.55%) Programme Management
8 2 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (4.55%) Strategic Thinking
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.09%) Java
2 3 (6.82%) SQL
3 2 (4.55%) C#
4 1 (2.27%) Apple Swift
4 1 (2.27%) C++
4 1 (2.27%) Objective-C
4 1 (2.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (9.09%) PMI Certification
1 4 (9.09%) PMP
2 2 (4.55%) Degree
3 1 (2.27%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.27%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) PMO
2 1 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (2.27%) QA
2 1 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.55%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 8 (18.18%) Oracle
2 8 (18.18%) SAP
3 3 (6.82%) Workday
4 2 (4.55%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (2.27%) JD Edwards
5 1 (2.27%) Pega
5 1 (2.27%) Sage