Period
to 21 October 2018

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 21 October 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
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 5 11
Rank change year-on-year -3 +6 -4
Contract jobs citing Finance 125 172 112
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 10.50% 12.55% 10.09%
As % of the General category 36.23% 42.47% 41.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 145 71
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £475 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.03% -9.38% -5.88%
10th Percentile £281 £218 £104
90th Percentile £588 £483 £575
East of England median daily rate £500 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - £17.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -2.86% +28.44%
East of England median hourly rate £35.00 £32.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +9.38% +68.42% -

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 345 405 271
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 28.97% 29.56% 24.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 239 136
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £425 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.24% -3.33% -3.23%
10th Percentile £280 £208 £171
90th Percentile £588 £515 £575
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 53 29
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £17.50 £40.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -56.79% +8.00% +15.38%
10th Percentile £11.62 £15.30 £16.15
90th Percentile £48.70 £49.75 £43.75
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £40.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year -56.25% +29.03% +6.90%

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 21 October 2018.

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 21 October 2018. 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 0 71 £475 +31.03% 48
Peterborough -3 36 £513 +41.38% 18
St Neots - 1 - -
Ely - 1 - -
Finance
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Finance.

1 28 (22.40%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (16.00%) Java
3 18 (14.40%) Oracle
3 18 (14.40%) ERP
3 18 (14.40%) Business Analysis
4 17 (13.60%) Microsoft
5 16 (12.80%) .NET
6 15 (12.00%) Project Management
7 14 (11.20%) Retail
7 14 (11.20%) Test Automation
8 12 (9.60%) Amazon AWS
8 12 (9.60%) Web Services
8 12 (9.60%) Microservices
9 11 (8.80%) PMO
9 11 (8.80%) SAP
9 11 (8.80%) Change Management
9 11 (8.80%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (8.00%) XML
10 10 (8.00%) Selenium
10 10 (8.00%) Big Data
11 9 (7.20%) Analytics
11 9 (7.20%) Microsoft Azure
11 9 (7.20%) SQL
12 8 (6.40%) SOAP
12 8 (6.40%) Visualisation
12 8 (6.40%) Banking
12 8 (6.40%) Data Analysis
12 8 (6.40%) DevOps
12 8 (6.40%) Cloud Foundry
13 7 (5.60%) Mobile App

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 8 (6.40%) Cloud Foundry
2 4 (3.20%) Apache Spark
2 4 (3.20%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (2.40%) SAS
4 2 (1.60%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (1.60%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.80%) Apache
5 1 (0.80%) Confluence
5 1 (0.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.80%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.80%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (5.60%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.40%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.60%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.80%) HipChat
4 1 (0.80%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.80%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.80%) SPSS
4 1 (0.80%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 6 (4.80%) Dynamics NAV
1 6 (4.80%) Magento
2 4 (3.20%) NetSuite
3 3 (2.40%) HFM
4 2 (1.60%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (1.60%) Primavera
4 2 (1.60%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.80%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.80%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.80%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.80%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.80%) SAP MDG
5 1 (0.80%) SAP MDM
5 1 (0.80%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 12 (9.60%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (7.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (4.80%) GitHub
3 6 (4.80%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (4.00%) Amazon EMR
4 5 (4.00%) Amazon S3
5 3 (2.40%) Office 365
6 2 (1.60%) BlazeMeter
6 2 (1.60%) IaaS
6 2 (1.60%) PaaS
6 2 (1.60%) SaaS
7 1 (0.80%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.00%) LAN
2 4 (3.20%) DNS
2 4 (3.20%) VPN
3 2 (1.60%) Internet
3 2 (1.60%) Skype
4 1 (0.80%) HTTP
4 1 (0.80%) PSTN
4 1 (0.80%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (0.80%) SMS
4 1 (0.80%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.00%) Big Data
2 7 (5.60%) Hadoop
3 6 (4.80%) Amazon Aurora
3 6 (4.80%) Amazon Redshift
3 6 (4.80%) MySQL
4 5 (4.00%) Apache Hive
4 5 (4.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (3.20%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.40%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.60%) OLAP
7 2 (1.60%) OLTP
7 2 (1.60%) SAP HANA
8 1 (0.80%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.80%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (0.80%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.80%) PowerCenter
8 1 (0.80%) Spotfire
8 1 (0.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (8.00%) Selenium
2 7 (5.60%) JIRA
3 4 (3.20%) JMeter
3 4 (3.20%) TeamCity
4 3 (2.40%) GitLab
4 3 (2.40%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.60%) Android Studio
5 2 (1.60%) Cucumber
5 2 (1.60%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.60%) git-flow
5 2 (1.60%) HP UFT
5 2 (1.60%) SoapUI
5 2 (1.60%) SpecFlow
5 2 (1.60%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.80%) Oracle APEX
General
1 14 (11.20%) Retail
2 8 (6.40%) Banking
3 7 (5.60%) Legal
4 6 (4.80%) Back Office
5 4 (3.20%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (2.40%) Advertising
6 3 (2.40%) General Ledger
6 3 (2.40%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.60%) Billing
7 2 (1.60%) Local Government
7 2 (1.60%) Marketing
8 1 (0.80%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.80%) Publishing
8 1 (0.80%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (18.40%) Analyst
2 20 (16.00%) Project Manager
3 11 (8.80%) Business Analyst
4 10 (8.00%) Architect
4 10 (8.00%) Developer
5 9 (7.20%) IT Manager
6 8 (6.40%) IT Project Manager
7 7 (5.60%) Data Engineer
7 7 (5.60%) Solutions Architect
8 6 (4.80%) Author
8 6 (4.80%) Cloud Architect
8 6 (4.80%) Consultant
8 6 (4.80%) Financial Analyst
8 6 (4.80%) Technical Author
8 6 (4.80%) Technical Leader
9 5 (4.00%) Automation Tester
9 5 (4.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
9 5 (4.00%) Selenium Tester
9 5 (4.00%) Tester
10 4 (3.20%) Data Analytics Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (12.80%) .NET
2 12 (9.60%) Web Services
3 10 (8.00%) XML
4 8 (6.40%) SOAP
5 7 (5.60%) AngularJS
6 6 (4.80%) REST
6 6 (4.80%) Spring
7 5 (4.00%) jQuery
7 5 (4.00%) OAuth
7 5 (4.00%) React
8 4 (3.20%) RESTful
9 2 (1.60%) Android SDK
9 2 (1.60%) Angular 2
9 2 (1.60%) ASP.NET
9 2 (1.60%) iOS SDK
9 2 (1.60%) Oracle Fusion
10 1 (0.80%) Apache Camel
10 1 (0.80%) COM
10 1 (0.80%) EJB
10 1 (0.80%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.60%) Mobile App
2 6 (4.80%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.80%) Taxonomies
3 5 (4.00%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (4.00%) User Experience
4 3 (2.40%) Fintech
4 3 (2.40%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (1.60%) EPoS
5 2 (1.60%) Hedge funds
5 2 (1.60%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.60%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (1.60%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.80%) CMDB
6 1 (0.80%) Derivative
6 1 (0.80%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (0.80%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (0.80%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.80%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.80%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.00%) Android
1 5 (4.00%) Apple iOS
2 4 (3.20%) Unix
3 2 (1.60%) Linux
3 2 (1.60%) Windows
4 1 (0.80%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.80%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.80%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.80%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.80%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (22.40%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (14.40%) Business Analysis
2 18 (14.40%) ERP
3 15 (12.00%) Project Management
4 14 (11.20%) Test Automation
5 12 (9.60%) Microservices
6 11 (8.80%) Change Management
6 11 (8.80%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (7.20%) Analytics
8 8 (6.40%) Data Analysis
8 8 (6.40%) DevOps
8 8 (6.40%) Visualisation
9 7 (5.60%) CRM
9 7 (5.60%) E-Commerce
9 7 (5.60%) Software Engineering
10 6 (4.80%) Open Source
10 6 (4.80%) Resource Management
10 6 (4.80%) Risk Analysis
10 6 (4.80%) Test Scripting
11 5 (4.00%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 20 (16.00%) Java
2 9 (7.20%) SQL
3 7 (5.60%) C++
3 7 (5.60%) JavaScript
4 6 (4.80%) C#
5 5 (4.00%) Perl
5 5 (4.00%) Python
6 3 (2.40%) C
6 3 (2.40%) Go
6 3 (2.40%) Ruby
7 2 (1.60%) Apple Swift
7 2 (1.60%) Objective-C
7 2 (1.60%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (5.60%) Degree
2 3 (2.40%) PMI Certification
3 2 (1.60%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.60%) PMP
4 1 (0.80%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.80%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.80%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.80%) PMO
2 4 (3.20%) QA
3 1 (0.80%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.80%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.80%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.60%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (3.20%) Kibana
2 2 (1.60%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (14.40%) Oracle
2 17 (13.60%) Microsoft
3 11 (8.80%) SAP
4 7 (5.60%) MicroStrategy
5 5 (4.00%) Hyperion
6 4 (3.20%) Google
7 3 (2.40%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.60%) AppDynamics
8 2 (1.60%) New Relic
8 2 (1.60%) Snow
8 2 (1.60%) Talend
9 1 (0.80%) Ariba
9 1 (0.80%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.80%) Cisco
9 1 (0.80%) ESET
9 1 (0.80%) IBM
9 1 (0.80%) Informatica
9 1 (0.80%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.80%) JDA
9 1 (0.80%) Sage