Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 6 months to 19 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
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 10 5
Rank change year-on-year +4 -5 +4
Contract jobs citing Finance 172 126 215
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 12.29% 11.24% 13.48%
As % of the General category 39.27% 44.37% 61.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 83 147
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £363 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.38% -11.11% +38.46%
10th Percentile £258 £109 £313
90th Percentile £475 £575 £700
East of England median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 7
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £13.00 - £14.00
East of England median hourly rate £33.52 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +67.58% +5.26% +15.15%

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 438 284 349
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 31.29% 25.33% 21.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 144 181
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £369 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.60% -6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £213 £171 £233
90th Percentile £525 £575 £575
East of England median daily rate £425 £402 £400
% change year-on-year +5.85% +0.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 22 26
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.25% +23.08% -13.33%
10th Percentile £14.13 £10.82 £12.56
90th Percentile £49.75 £43.75 £46.88
East of England median hourly rate £40.00 £33.25 £26.00
% change year-on-year +20.30% +27.88% -13.33%

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Finance in Cambridgeshire

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Finance in Cambridgeshire

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Finance in Cambridgeshire

Finance
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Finance in Cambridgeshire

Finance
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Peterborough 0 74 £363 -1.69% 13
Cambridge +1 70 £363 -9.38% 24
Huntingdon -2 4 £188 -31.82% 1
Finance
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Finance.

1 55 (31.98%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (18.02%) Java
3 29 (16.86%) SDLC
4 28 (16.28%) Scrum
5 27 (15.70%) Retail
6 26 (15.12%) Project Management
7 22 (12.79%) JIRA
8 18 (10.47%) Spring
8 18 (10.47%) PRINCE2
9 17 (9.88%) SQL
9 17 (9.88%) .NET
9 17 (9.88%) Microsoft
9 17 (9.88%) Business Analysis
10 16 (9.30%) Business Intelligence
10 16 (9.30%) Web Services
10 16 (9.30%) Migration
10 16 (9.30%) RESTful
11 15 (8.72%) Jenkins
11 15 (8.72%) Analytical Skills
11 15 (8.72%) SAP
11 15 (8.72%) SOAP
11 15 (8.72%) J2EE
11 15 (8.72%) Banking
11 15 (8.72%) Programme Management
12 14 (8.14%) JSON
12 14 (8.14%) Continuous Integration
12 14 (8.14%) SQL Server
12 14 (8.14%) C#
12 14 (8.14%) User Stories
12 14 (8.14%) Confluence

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 14 (8.14%) Confluence
2 13 (7.56%) Tomcat
3 12 (6.98%) JBoss
4 7 (4.07%) WebLogic
5 4 (2.33%) IIS
6 3 (1.74%) Apache
6 3 (1.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (1.16%) Apache Spark
7 2 (1.16%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.58%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.58%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.58%) SAS
8 1 (0.58%) Smallworld
Applications
1 5 (2.91%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (2.91%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.58%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (2.33%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.16%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.16%) Oracle Payroll
2 2 (1.16%) SAP CO
2 2 (1.16%) SAP FI
2 2 (1.16%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.58%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.58%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.58%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.58%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.58%) SAP MDG
3 1 (0.58%) SAP MDM
3 1 (0.58%) Unica
3 1 (0.58%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.91%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.33%) Office 365
4 3 (1.74%) PaaS
4 3 (1.74%) SaaS
5 1 (0.58%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.16%) ATM
1 2 (1.16%) SMS
2 1 (0.58%) Firewall
2 1 (0.58%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (8.14%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (5.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (4.07%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (2.33%) Oracle Database
4 4 (2.33%) Relational Database
4 4 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (1.74%) Amazon Redshift
5 3 (1.74%) Hadoop
5 3 (1.74%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (1.16%) Big Data
6 2 (1.16%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (1.16%) MySQL
6 2 (1.16%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.58%) Amazon Aurora
7 1 (0.58%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.58%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.58%) Data Lake
7 1 (0.58%) GIS
7 1 (0.58%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 22 (12.79%) JIRA
2 15 (8.72%) Jenkins
3 13 (7.56%) SoapUI
3 13 (7.56%) TeamCity
4 12 (6.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 12 (6.98%) Git (software)
4 12 (6.98%) Selenium
5 10 (5.81%) JUnit
5 10 (5.81%) Maven
6 7 (4.07%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (3.49%) Cucumber
7 6 (3.49%) NUnit
7 6 (3.49%) WebDriver
8 5 (2.91%) Bitbucket
8 5 (2.91%) Gradle
8 5 (2.91%) JMeter
9 3 (1.74%) FitNesse
9 3 (1.74%) JBehave
9 3 (1.74%) Robot Framework
10 2 (1.16%) RSpec
General
1 27 (15.70%) Retail
2 15 (8.72%) Banking
3 13 (7.56%) Manufacturing
4 10 (5.81%) Telecoms
5 8 (4.65%) Electronics
5 8 (4.65%) Marketing
6 5 (2.91%) Legal
7 3 (1.74%) Japanese Language
8 2 (1.16%) Back Office
8 2 (1.16%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.58%) Military
Job Titles
1 47 (27.33%) Project Manager
2 30 (17.44%) Developer
3 27 (15.70%) Analyst
4 16 (9.30%) IT Manager
5 14 (8.14%) IT Project Manager
6 13 (7.56%) SQL Developer
7 12 (6.98%) Architect
7 12 (6.98%) C# Developer
8 11 (6.40%) Business Analyst
8 11 (6.40%) SQL Server Developer
9 10 (5.81%) SSIS Developer
9 10 (5.81%) SSRS Developer
10 9 (5.23%) Data Analyst
11 8 (4.65%) .NET Developer
11 8 (4.65%) C# .NET Developer
12 7 (4.07%) Applications Support
12 7 (4.07%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 7 (4.07%) Full Stack Developer
12 7 (4.07%) Security Manager
12 7 (4.07%) Security Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (10.47%) Spring
2 17 (9.88%) .NET
3 16 (9.30%) RESTful
3 16 (9.30%) Web Services
4 15 (8.72%) J2EE
4 15 (8.72%) SOAP
5 14 (8.14%) JSON
6 13 (7.56%) XML
7 8 (4.65%) Hibernate
7 8 (4.65%) REST
8 7 (4.07%) AngularJS
8 7 (4.07%) WCF
9 6 (3.49%) ASP.NET Web API
9 6 (3.49%) jQuery
10 5 (2.91%) Gherkin
10 5 (2.91%) Velocity
11 4 (2.33%) WPF
12 3 (1.74%) .NET Framework
12 3 (1.74%) CSS
13 2 (1.16%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.72%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (6.98%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (3.49%) Data Centre
3 6 (3.49%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (3.49%) NHS
4 4 (2.33%) Mainframe
4 4 (2.33%) PMI
4 4 (2.33%) User Experience
4 4 (2.33%) Virtual Team
5 3 (1.74%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.16%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.16%) Social Media
7 1 (0.58%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.58%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.91%) Windows
2 2 (1.16%) Windows 10
3 1 (0.58%) Linux
3 1 (0.58%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (31.98%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (16.86%) SDLC
3 28 (16.28%) Scrum
4 26 (15.12%) Project Management
5 18 (10.47%) PRINCE2
6 17 (9.88%) Business Analysis
7 16 (9.30%) Business Intelligence
7 16 (9.30%) Migration
8 15 (8.72%) Programme Management
9 14 (8.14%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (8.14%) User Stories
10 12 (6.98%) BDD
11 11 (6.40%) TDD
12 10 (5.81%) Test Automation
12 10 (5.81%) Test Scripting
13 9 (5.23%) API Development
13 9 (5.23%) ATDD
13 9 (5.23%) Data Cleansing
13 9 (5.23%) Identity Access Management
13 9 (5.23%) Privileged Access Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (18.02%) Java
2 17 (9.88%) SQL
3 14 (8.14%) C#
4 9 (5.23%) PL/SQL
5 8 (4.65%) JavaScript
6 3 (1.74%) Python
6 3 (1.74%) Scala
7 2 (1.16%) C
7 2 (1.16%) C++
7 2 (1.16%) Ruby
8 1 (0.58%) F#
8 1 (0.58%) R
8 1 (0.58%) TypeScript
8 1 (0.58%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (5.23%) (ISC)2 CCSP
1 9 (5.23%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (5.23%) CISM
1 9 (5.23%) CISSP
1 9 (5.23%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
1 9 (5.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (4.07%) MCSE
3 5 (2.91%) PMI Certification
4 4 (2.33%) CCSP
5 3 (1.74%) PMP
5 3 (1.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (1.74%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.16%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.58%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.58%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (0.58%) Degree
7 1 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (3.49%) PMO
3 5 (2.91%) GDPR
3 5 (2.91%) SLA
4 3 (1.74%) Data Quality
4 3 (1.74%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.74%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.58%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 5 (2.91%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (9.88%) Microsoft
2 15 (8.72%) SAP
3 11 (6.40%) Atlassian
3 11 (6.40%) Oracle
4 6 (3.49%) VMware
5 3 (1.74%) Citrix
6 1 (0.58%) Adobe
6 1 (0.58%) Alterian
6 1 (0.58%) Cisco
6 1 (0.58%) IBM
6 1 (0.58%) Informatica
6 1 (0.58%) NetApp
6 1 (0.58%) RapidMiner
6 1 (0.58%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.58%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.58%) Talend
6 1 (0.58%) Teradata
6 1 (0.58%) Veritas