Period
to 23 April 2019

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 23 April 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
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
23 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 14 14 7
Rank change year-on-year 0 -7 +1
Contract jobs citing Finance 72 94 136
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 7.13% 8.80% 12.21%
As % of the General category 28.46% 25.68% 45.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 85 98
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £461 £355 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.93% -11.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £212
90th Percentile £649 £565 £558
East of England median daily rate £500 £475 £413
% change year-on-year +5.26% +15.15% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £15.00 - £33.00
East of England median hourly rate £20.00 £31.03 £35.25
% change year-on-year -35.55% -11.97% +85.53%

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 253 366 299
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 25.05% 34.27% 26.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 170 173
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £450 £450 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +16.13% -8.82%
10th Percentile £274 £262 £211
90th Percentile £626 £606 £555
East of England median daily rate £475 £468 £410
% change year-on-year +1.60% +14.02% -3.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 56 24
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £19.25 £16.75 £37.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.93% -55.03% +14.62%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.25 £11.32
90th Percentile £51.75 £47.50 £49.63
East of England median hourly rate £21.50 £22.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -2.27% -26.67% +39.53%

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 23 April 2019.

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 23 April 2019. 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
Cambridge +2 54 £473 +41.04% 35
Peterborough -1 11 £485 +49.23% 8
Huntingdon -6 2 - - 3
Finance
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Finance.

1 22 (30.56%) SAP
2 15 (20.83%) Change Management
3 14 (19.44%) Manufacturing
4 13 (18.06%) Programme Management
5 12 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (16.67%) Telecoms
6 11 (15.28%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (15.28%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (13.89%) Electronics
7 10 (13.89%) Marketing
7 10 (13.89%) Digital Marketing
8 9 (12.50%) JIRA
8 9 (12.50%) QA
8 9 (12.50%) Office 365
8 9 (12.50%) Service Delivery
8 9 (12.50%) Microsoft
9 8 (11.11%) ERP
9 8 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (9.72%) Microsoft Excel
11 6 (8.33%) Oracle
11 6 (8.33%) SQL
11 6 (8.33%) .NET
11 6 (8.33%) MS Visio
11 6 (8.33%) Project Management
11 6 (8.33%) Business Analysis
11 6 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
12 5 (6.94%) User Experience
12 5 (6.94%) Data Management
12 5 (6.94%) Microsoft Office

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 4 (5.56%) Skype for Business
2 3 (4.17%) Confluence
2 3 (4.17%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.78%) Apache Spark
3 2 (2.78%) SAS
4 1 (1.39%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.39%) IIS
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.39%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.39%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (9.72%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (8.33%) MS Visio
3 5 (6.94%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (5.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (1.39%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (4.17%) SAP CO
1 3 (4.17%) SAP FI
1 3 (4.17%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (2.78%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (2.78%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (1.39%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.39%) NetSuite
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (1.39%) SAP Business One
3 1 (1.39%) SAP ERP
3 1 (1.39%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.50%) Office 365
2 2 (2.78%) G Suite
2 2 (2.78%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.39%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.56%) PBX
1 4 (5.56%) Skype
2 3 (4.17%) Unified Communications
3 2 (2.78%) SAN
4 1 (1.39%) LAN
4 1 (1.39%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.17%) MySQL
3 2 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (2.78%) Apache Hive
3 2 (2.78%) Big Data
3 2 (2.78%) Data Mining
3 2 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.78%) Hadoop
3 2 (2.78%) HBase
3 2 (2.78%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.78%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.78%) Power BI
3 2 (2.78%) Sqoop
4 1 (1.39%) Essbase
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.39%) Spotfire
4 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (12.50%) JIRA
2 4 (5.56%) Selenium
3 3 (4.17%) Jenkins
3 3 (4.17%) JMeter
4 2 (2.78%) ERwin
4 2 (2.78%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.78%) HP UFT
4 2 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.39%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (19.44%) Manufacturing
2 12 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 10 (13.89%) Electronics
3 10 (13.89%) Marketing
4 4 (5.56%) Back Office
4 4 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (4.17%) Banking
6 1 (1.39%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 21 (29.17%) Analyst
2 12 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 9 (12.50%) Project Manager
4 6 (8.33%) Finance Business Analyst
4 6 (8.33%) Financial Analyst
5 5 (6.94%) Consultant
5 5 (6.94%) Developer
6 4 (5.56%) Finance Manager
6 4 (5.56%) Finance Project Manager
6 4 (5.56%) Head of Delivery
6 4 (5.56%) Head of Service Delivery
7 3 (4.17%) .NET Developer
7 3 (4.17%) Deployment Engineer
7 3 (4.17%) IT Engineer
7 3 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (4.17%) Support Analyst
7 3 (4.17%) Unified Communications Engineer
8 2 (2.78%) Applications Support Analyst
8 2 (2.78%) C# Developer
8 2 (2.78%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.33%) .NET
2 3 (4.17%) ASP.NET
2 3 (4.17%) CSS
2 3 (4.17%) XML
3 2 (2.78%) .NET Framework
3 2 (2.78%) CSS3
3 2 (2.78%) HTML
3 2 (2.78%) HTML5
3 2 (2.78%) jQuery
3 2 (2.78%) Kafka
3 2 (2.78%) LINQ
3 2 (2.78%) Natural Language Processing
3 2 (2.78%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (2.78%) React
3 2 (2.78%) Web Services
4 1 (1.39%) .NET Core
4 1 (1.39%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.39%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.39%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (1.39%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.28%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.94%) User Experience
3 3 (4.17%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.17%) NHS
4 2 (2.78%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.78%) FMCG
4 2 (2.78%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (2.78%) iPad
4 2 (2.78%) iPhone
4 2 (2.78%) PACS
4 2 (2.78%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.39%) Fintech
5 1 (1.39%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.39%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.56%) Windows
2 2 (2.78%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.78%) Linux
2 2 (2.78%) Mac OS
2 2 (2.78%) Solaris
2 2 (2.78%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (20.83%) Change Management
2 13 (18.06%) Programme Management
3 12 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (15.28%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (13.89%) Digital Marketing
6 9 (12.50%) Service Delivery
7 8 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (11.11%) ERP
8 6 (8.33%) Business Analysis
8 6 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
8 6 (8.33%) Project Management
9 5 (6.94%) Data Management
10 4 (5.56%) Business Process Analysis
10 4 (5.56%) ITIL
10 4 (5.56%) Matrix Management
10 4 (5.56%) Risk Management
10 4 (5.56%) Stakeholder Analysis
10 4 (5.56%) Stakeholder Identification
10 4 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.33%) SQL
2 4 (5.56%) C#
2 4 (5.56%) JavaScript
3 3 (4.17%) Java
4 2 (2.78%) C
4 2 (2.78%) C++
4 2 (2.78%) MATLAB
4 2 (2.78%) Perl
4 2 (2.78%) Python
4 2 (2.78%) R
5 1 (1.39%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (2.78%) ACSP
1 2 (2.78%) CCA
1 2 (2.78%) PhD
2 1 (1.39%) ACCA
2 1 (1.39%) CIMA
2 1 (1.39%) CISM
2 1 (1.39%) CISSP
2 1 (1.39%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.50%) QA
2 4 (5.56%) Data Quality
2 4 (5.56%) PMO
3 1 (1.39%) IFRS
3 1 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.39%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.17%) Firmware
2 2 (2.78%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.78%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 2 (2.78%) Jamf Pro
2 1 (1.39%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (30.56%) SAP
2 9 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 6 (8.33%) Oracle
4 4 (5.56%) ShoreTel
5 2 (2.78%) Adaptive Insights
5 2 (2.78%) Apple
5 2 (2.78%) Ariba
5 2 (2.78%) CA Agile Central
5 2 (2.78%) Cisco
5 2 (2.78%) Dell
5 2 (2.78%) Google
5 2 (2.78%) Hortonworks
5 2 (2.78%) VMware
6 1 (1.39%) Dell Compellent
6 1 (1.39%) Epicor
6 1 (1.39%) IFS
6 1 (1.39%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.39%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (1.39%) Sage
6 1 (1.39%) TIBCO