Period
to 17 December 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 17 December 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
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 5 7
Rank change year-on-year -3 +2 -2
Contract jobs citing Finance 127 172 130
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 11.19% 12.37% 11.45%
As % of the General category 34.89% 36.83% 43.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 174 88
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £491 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.52% -9.38% -13.04%
10th Percentile £280 £237 £211
90th Percentile £588 £475 £575
East of England median daily rate £500 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +17.65% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £22.00 £36.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -38.89% +80.00% +5.26%

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 364 467 297
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 32.07% 33.60% 26.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 259 152
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £425 £375 £399
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.07% -0.19%
10th Percentile £276 £213 £213
90th Percentile £586 £538 £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 70 26
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £17.50 £40.25 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -56.52% +1.90% +21.54%
10th Percentile £11.62 £12.25 £10.33
90th Percentile £52.38 £49.75 £43.75
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £40.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year -56.25% +29.03% +21.57%

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 17 December 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 17 December 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 +5 76 £491 +35.52% 43
Peterborough -1 35 £500 +42.45% 11
Finance
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 29 (22.83%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (16.54%) Java
3 19 (14.96%) Oracle
4 17 (13.39%) .NET
4 17 (13.39%) ERP
5 16 (12.60%) Microsoft
5 16 (12.60%) SAP
5 16 (12.60%) Test Automation
6 15 (11.81%) Business Analysis
7 14 (11.02%) Selenium
7 14 (11.02%) Web Services
7 14 (11.02%) Project Management
8 13 (10.24%) JIRA
9 12 (9.45%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (9.45%) XML
9 12 (9.45%) Amazon AWS
10 11 (8.66%) Analytical Skills
10 11 (8.66%) Microservices
10 11 (8.66%) SQL
10 11 (8.66%) Retail
11 10 (7.87%) Back Office
11 10 (7.87%) Analytics
12 9 (7.09%) Microsoft Azure
12 9 (7.09%) Big Data
12 9 (7.09%) Banking
12 9 (7.09%) Test Scripting
13 8 (6.30%) Visualisation
13 8 (6.30%) Dynamics NAV
13 8 (6.30%) Data Analysis
13 8 (6.30%) JavaScript

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 (6.30%) Cloud Foundry
2 4 (3.15%) Apache Spark
2 4 (3.15%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (2.36%) SAS
4 2 (1.57%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (1.57%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.79%) Apache
5 1 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.79%) Confluence
5 1 (0.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.79%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.79%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (6.30%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.57%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.79%) HipChat
3 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.79%) SPSS
3 1 (0.79%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 8 (6.30%) Dynamics NAV
2 6 (4.72%) Magento
3 5 (3.94%) NetSuite
4 3 (2.36%) HFM
4 3 (2.36%) SAP S/4HANA
5 2 (1.57%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (1.57%) Primavera
5 2 (1.57%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.79%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.79%) Sage 200
6 1 (0.79%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.79%) SAP MDG
6 1 (0.79%) SAP MDM
6 1 (0.79%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 12 (9.45%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (7.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (4.72%) GitHub
3 6 (4.72%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (3.94%) Amazon EMR
4 5 (3.94%) Amazon S3
5 4 (3.15%) Office 365
6 2 (1.57%) BlazeMeter
6 2 (1.57%) G Suite
6 2 (1.57%) IaaS
6 2 (1.57%) PaaS
6 2 (1.57%) SaaS
7 1 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.79%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.15%) DNS
1 4 (3.15%) LAN
1 4 (3.15%) VPN
2 2 (1.57%) Internet
2 2 (1.57%) Skype
3 1 (0.79%) HTTP
3 1 (0.79%) SMS
3 1 (0.79%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.09%) Big Data
2 7 (5.51%) Hadoop
2 7 (5.51%) MySQL
2 7 (5.51%) SQL Server
3 6 (4.72%) Amazon Aurora
3 6 (4.72%) Amazon Redshift
4 5 (3.94%) Apache Hive
5 4 (3.15%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.36%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.57%) OLAP
7 2 (1.57%) OLTP
7 2 (1.57%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (1.57%) SAP HANA
8 1 (0.79%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.79%) Essbase
8 1 (0.79%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.79%) PowerCenter
8 1 (0.79%) Spotfire
8 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (11.02%) Selenium
2 13 (10.24%) JIRA
3 7 (5.51%) JMeter
4 6 (4.72%) Jenkins
5 4 (3.15%) Git (software)
5 4 (3.15%) HP UFT
5 4 (3.15%) TeamCity
6 3 (2.36%) GitLab
7 2 (1.57%) Android Studio
7 2 (1.57%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.57%) git-flow
7 2 (1.57%) SoapUI
7 2 (1.57%) SpecFlow
7 2 (1.57%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.79%) Oracle APEX
General
1 11 (8.66%) Retail
2 10 (7.87%) Back Office
3 9 (7.09%) Banking
4 7 (5.51%) Manufacturing
5 5 (3.94%) Legal
6 4 (3.15%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (2.36%) General Ledger
7 3 (2.36%) Marketing
8 2 (1.57%) Billing
8 2 (1.57%) Electronics
8 2 (1.57%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.79%) Advertising
9 1 (0.79%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.79%) Local Government
9 1 (0.79%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 24 (18.90%) Analyst
2 19 (14.96%) Project Manager
3 11 (8.66%) Business Analyst
4 10 (7.87%) Architect
4 10 (7.87%) Developer
5 9 (7.09%) IT Manager
6 8 (6.30%) Consultant
6 8 (6.30%) IT Project Manager
7 7 (5.51%) Data Engineer
7 7 (5.51%) Financial Analyst
7 7 (5.51%) Solutions Architect
7 7 (5.51%) Tester
8 6 (4.72%) Author
8 6 (4.72%) Cloud Architect
8 6 (4.72%) Selenium Tester
8 6 (4.72%) Technical Author
8 6 (4.72%) Technical Leader
9 5 (3.94%) Automation Tester
9 5 (3.94%) Selenium Automation Tester
10 4 (3.15%) Finance Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (13.39%) .NET
2 14 (11.02%) Web Services
3 12 (9.45%) XML
4 8 (6.30%) SOAP
5 6 (4.72%) React
5 6 (4.72%) REST
5 6 (4.72%) Spring
6 5 (3.94%) AngularJS
6 5 (3.94%) jQuery
6 5 (3.94%) OAuth
7 4 (3.15%) RESTful
8 2 (1.57%) Android SDK
8 2 (1.57%) iOS SDK
8 2 (1.57%) Middleware
9 1 (0.79%) Apache Camel
9 1 (0.79%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.79%) COM
9 1 (0.79%) EDI
9 1 (0.79%) J2EE
9 1 (0.79%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.66%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.51%) Mobile App
3 6 (4.72%) Taxonomies
4 5 (3.94%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (3.94%) User Experience
5 4 (3.15%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (2.36%) Fintech
7 2 (1.57%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.57%) EPoS
7 2 (1.57%) Hedge funds
7 2 (1.57%) iPad
7 2 (1.57%) iPhone
7 2 (1.57%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.57%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.79%) Derivative
8 1 (0.79%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.79%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.79%) NHS
8 1 (0.79%) PACS
8 1 (0.79%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.51%) Apple iOS
2 5 (3.94%) Android
3 4 (3.15%) Unix
4 3 (2.36%) Windows
5 2 (1.57%) Linux
5 2 (1.57%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.79%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (22.83%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (13.39%) ERP
3 16 (12.60%) Test Automation
4 15 (11.81%) Business Analysis
5 14 (11.02%) Project Management
6 12 (9.45%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (8.66%) Microservices
8 10 (7.87%) Analytics
9 9 (7.09%) Test Scripting
10 8 (6.30%) Data Analysis
10 8 (6.30%) DevOps
10 8 (6.30%) Visualisation
11 7 (5.51%) Change Management
11 7 (5.51%) E-Commerce
11 7 (5.51%) Regression Testing
11 7 (5.51%) Software Engineering
12 6 (4.72%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (4.72%) CRM
12 6 (4.72%) Risk Analysis
12 6 (4.72%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (16.54%) Java
2 11 (8.66%) SQL
3 8 (6.30%) JavaScript
4 7 (5.51%) C++
5 5 (3.94%) C#
5 5 (3.94%) Perl
5 5 (3.94%) Python
6 3 (2.36%) C
6 3 (2.36%) Go
6 3 (2.36%) PL/SQL
6 3 (2.36%) Ruby
7 2 (1.57%) Apple Swift
7 2 (1.57%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 5 (3.94%) Degree
2 3 (2.36%) PMI Certification
3 2 (1.57%) ACSP
3 2 (1.57%) CCA
3 2 (1.57%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.57%) PMP
4 1 (0.79%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.30%) PMO
2 7 (5.51%) QA
3 2 (1.57%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.79%) IFRS
4 1 (0.79%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (3.15%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (3.15%) Kibana
2 3 (2.36%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.57%) Jamf Pro
Vendors
1 19 (14.96%) Oracle
2 16 (12.60%) Microsoft
2 16 (12.60%) SAP
3 7 (5.51%) MicroStrategy
4 6 (4.72%) Google
5 5 (3.94%) Hyperion
6 3 (2.36%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.57%) AppDynamics
7 2 (1.57%) Apple
7 2 (1.57%) Ariba
7 2 (1.57%) CA Agile Central
7 2 (1.57%) JD Edwards
7 2 (1.57%) New Relic
7 2 (1.57%) Sage
7 2 (1.57%) Snow
7 2 (1.57%) Talend
8 1 (0.79%) Cisco
8 1 (0.79%) Epicor
8 1 (0.79%) Informatica
8 1 (0.79%) JDA