Period
to 22 July 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 22 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
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 7 9
Rank change year-on-year -7 +2 +6
Contract jobs citing Finance 81 140 138
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 7.64% 11.62% 11.03%
As % of the General category 26.47% 47.95% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 83 84
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £425 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -11.76% +4.62%
10th Percentile £280 £207 £133
90th Percentile £588 £550 £575
East of England median daily rate £488 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +8.33% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 4
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - £21.35 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +25.60% +28.30%
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 306 292 276
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 28.87% 24.23% 22.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 167 156
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £425 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -11.76% +13.33%
10th Percentile £268 £205 £187
90th Percentile £608 £515 £575
East of England median daily rate £463 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +5.71% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 28 22
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £15.25 £41.00 £34.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -62.80% +19.53% +5.54%
10th Percentile £12.59 £14.58 £15.80
90th Percentile £45.48 £48.60 £43.75
East of England median hourly rate £20.50 £35.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year -41.43% +20.69% -10.77%

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 22 July 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 22 July 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 -3 44 £425 +13.33% 57
Peterborough -11 27 £325 -16.13% 30
St Neots - 1 - -
Ely - 1 - -
Finance
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Finance.

1 21 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (23.46%) ERP
3 18 (22.22%) Oracle
4 15 (18.52%) XML
4 15 (18.52%) Test Automation
5 13 (16.05%) Selenium
6 12 (14.81%) Web Services
6 12 (14.81%) SAP
6 12 (14.81%) .NET
6 12 (14.81%) Project Management
6 12 (14.81%) Microsoft
7 11 (13.58%) Java
7 11 (13.58%) Back Office
8 10 (12.35%) SQL
9 9 (11.11%) Change Management
9 9 (11.11%) Retail
10 8 (9.88%) Dynamics NAV
10 8 (9.88%) Manufacturing
10 8 (9.88%) JMeter
10 8 (9.88%) Scrum
11 7 (8.64%) E-Commerce
11 7 (8.64%) SQL Server
11 7 (8.64%) Business Analysis
12 6 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (7.41%) PRINCE2
12 6 (7.41%) Microsoft Excel
13 5 (6.17%) Defect Management
13 5 (6.17%) Decision-Making
13 5 (6.17%) PMP
13 5 (6.17%) Six Sigma

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 1 (1.23%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 6 (7.41%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (6.17%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (4.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (3.70%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.23%) Acrobat
5 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (1.23%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 8 (9.88%) Dynamics NAV
2 5 (6.17%) Magento
3 4 (4.94%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (4.94%) SAP CO
3 4 (4.94%) SAP FI
3 4 (4.94%) SAP FI/CO
4 3 (3.70%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (2.47%) NetSuite
5 2 (2.47%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (1.23%) Primavera
6 1 (1.23%) Sage 200
6 1 (1.23%) Sage X3
6 1 (1.23%) SAP ERP
6 1 (1.23%) SAP GTS
6 1 (1.23%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.70%) Office 365
2 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.23%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (1.23%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.23%) BlazeMeter
3 1 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.23%) GitHub
3 1 (1.23%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.70%) HTTP
2 2 (2.47%) Skype
3 1 (1.23%) LAN
3 1 (1.23%) PSTN
3 1 (1.23%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (1.23%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.64%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.47%) Big Data
2 2 (2.47%) Hadoop
2 2 (2.47%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.23%) Amazon Aurora
3 1 (1.23%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (1.23%) Apache Hive
3 1 (1.23%) MySQL
3 1 (1.23%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.23%) OLAP
3 1 (1.23%) OLTP
3 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.23%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.23%) SAP HANA
3 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (16.05%) Selenium
2 8 (9.88%) JMeter
3 4 (4.94%) JIRA
4 3 (3.70%) HP UFT
5 2 (2.47%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.23%) Android Studio
6 1 (1.23%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.23%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.23%) git-flow
6 1 (1.23%) GitLab
6 1 (1.23%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.23%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.23%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.23%) WebDriver
General
1 11 (13.58%) Back Office
2 9 (11.11%) Retail
3 8 (9.88%) Manufacturing
4 4 (4.94%) Banking
5 3 (3.70%) Advertising
5 3 (3.70%) Legal
5 3 (3.70%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.47%) Local Government
6 2 (2.47%) Mandarin Language
6 2 (2.47%) Marketing
7 1 (1.23%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.23%) General Ledger
7 1 (1.23%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.23%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 20 (24.69%) Project Manager
2 12 (14.81%) Analyst
3 10 (12.35%) IT Manager
3 10 (12.35%) IT Project Manager
4 9 (11.11%) Automation Tester
4 9 (11.11%) Tester
5 8 (9.88%) Business Analyst
6 7 (8.64%) Consultant
6 7 (8.64%) Developer
7 6 (7.41%) Selenium Automation Tester
7 6 (7.41%) Selenium Tester
8 5 (6.17%) Senior Manager
8 5 (6.17%) Senior Project Manager
9 4 (4.94%) Financial Analyst
10 3 (3.70%) ERP Consultant
10 3 (3.70%) ERP Project Manager
10 3 (3.70%) Migration Project Manager
10 3 (3.70%) SAP Architect
10 3 (3.70%) Senior Automation Tester
10 3 (3.70%) Training Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (18.52%) XML
2 12 (14.81%) .NET
2 12 (14.81%) Web Services
3 5 (6.17%) Oracle Fusion
4 4 (4.94%) AngularJS
5 3 (3.70%) .NET Framework
5 3 (3.70%) Angular 2
5 3 (3.70%) ASP.NET
5 3 (3.70%) REST
6 2 (2.47%) CSS
6 2 (2.47%) RESTful
6 2 (2.47%) SOAP
7 1 (1.23%) EJB
7 1 (1.23%) HTML
7 1 (1.23%) iOS SDK
7 1 (1.23%) J2EE
7 1 (1.23%) JSP
7 1 (1.23%) Play Framework
7 1 (1.23%) Servlets
7 1 (1.23%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.94%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.47%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.47%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (2.47%) Mobile App
2 2 (2.47%) PMI
3 1 (1.23%) CMDB
3 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Cloud
3 1 (1.23%) Fintech
3 1 (1.23%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (1.23%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.23%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.23%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (1.23%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.23%) Android
1 1 (1.23%) Apple iOS
1 1 (1.23%) Windows
1 1 (1.23%) Windows 10
1 1 (1.23%) Windows 7
1 1 (1.23%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (23.46%) ERP
3 15 (18.52%) Test Automation
4 12 (14.81%) Project Management
5 9 (11.11%) Change Management
6 8 (9.88%) Scrum
7 7 (8.64%) Business Analysis
7 7 (8.64%) E-Commerce
8 6 (7.41%) PRINCE2
8 6 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (6.17%) Decision-Making
9 5 (6.17%) Defect Management
9 5 (6.17%) Migration
9 5 (6.17%) Risk Management
9 5 (6.17%) Six Sigma
10 4 (4.94%) CRM
10 4 (4.94%) Software Engineering
10 4 (4.94%) Test Scripting
11 3 (3.70%) Performance Testing
11 3 (3.70%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (13.58%) Java
2 10 (12.35%) SQL
3 5 (6.17%) C#
3 5 (6.17%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.23%) Apple Swift
4 1 (1.23%) C++
4 1 (1.23%) Objective-C
4 1 (1.23%) Scala
4 1 (1.23%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (6.17%) PMP
2 4 (4.94%) PMI Certification
3 3 (3.70%) Degree
4 1 (1.23%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.23%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.23%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.17%) QA
2 3 (3.70%) PMO
3 1 (1.23%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.23%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.47%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (22.22%) Oracle
2 12 (14.81%) Microsoft
2 12 (14.81%) SAP
3 3 (3.70%) CA Agile Central
3 3 (3.70%) Workday
4 2 (2.47%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (2.47%) Sage
5 1 (1.23%) Adobe
5 1 (1.23%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.23%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.23%) JDA
5 1 (1.23%) Pega
5 1 (1.23%) Salesforce.com