Period
to 10 August 2020

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 10 August 2020 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
10 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 29 11 9
Rank change year-on-year -18 -2 -3
Contract jobs citing Finance 20 105 96
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 5.17% 8.86% 8.74%
As % of the General category 19.61% 33.65% 28.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 71 62
Median daily rate £500 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +18.88%
10th Percentile £340 £143 £280
90th Percentile £588 £615 £575
East of England median daily rate £440 £490 £500
% change year-on-year -10.20% -2.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £14.50 -
East of England median hourly rate - £15.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year - -57.14% +16.67%

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 102 312 332
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 26.36% 26.33% 30.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 186 167
Median daily rate £445 £449 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.84% +5.59% +21.43%
10th Percentile £239 £213 £263
90th Percentile £725 £629 £588
East of England median daily rate £425 £450 £460
% change year-on-year -5.56% -2.17% +5.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 28 37
Median hourly rate £15.50 £18.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.22% +23.33% -62.50%
10th Percentile £13.00 £13.00 £12.63
90th Percentile £38.65 £47.88 £45.25
Median hourly rate £22.32 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +24.01% +2.86% -46.15%

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Finance in Cambridgeshire

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Finance in Cambridgeshire.

Daily rate trend for Finance in Cambridgeshire

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Finance in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 10 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Finance in Cambridgeshire

Finance
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Finance in Cambridgeshire.

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 10 August 2020. 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 -8 13 £538 +19.44% 17
Huntingdon +7 3 £445 - 1
Peterborough -2 3 £484 +10.51% 7
Finance
East of England

For the 6 months to 10 August 2020, 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 6 (30.00%) Manufacturing
1 6 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (25.00%) SAP
2 5 (25.00%) Python
2 5 (25.00%) Public Sector
3 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (20.00%) Linux
3 4 (20.00%) Project Management
3 4 (20.00%) SQL
3 4 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 4 (20.00%) Electronics
3 4 (20.00%) Marketing
3 4 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
3 4 (20.00%) AWS
3 4 (20.00%) Machine Learning
4 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (15.00%) DevOps
4 3 (15.00%) Business Forecasting
4 3 (15.00%) Windows
4 3 (15.00%) Data Science
5 2 (10.00%) PMO
5 2 (10.00%) Power Platform
5 2 (10.00%) Contract Management
5 2 (10.00%) Seaborn
5 2 (10.00%) Project Delivery
5 2 (10.00%) Oracle
5 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (10.00%) Windows XP
5 2 (10.00%) NEC

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 (5.00%) Apache Airflow
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (5.00%) NetSuite
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) AWS
2 2 (10.00%) Azure
2 2 (10.00%) Power Platform
3 1 (5.00%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (5.00%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (5.00%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (5.00%) PaaS
3 1 (5.00%) Serverless
3 1 (5.00%) Twilio
3 1 (5.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Broadband
1 1 (5.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) Power BI
2 1 (5.00%) Big Data
2 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.00%) MySQL
2 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (30.00%) Manufacturing
1 6 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (25.00%) Public Sector
3 4 (20.00%) Electronics
3 4 (20.00%) Marketing
4 2 (10.00%) Financial Institution
5 1 (5.00%) Banking
5 1 (5.00%) Games
5 1 (5.00%) Legal
5 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Architect
2 3 (15.00%) Data Scientist
3 2 (10.00%) Commercial Officer
3 2 (10.00%) Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) Applications Developer
4 1 (5.00%) C++ Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Games Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Applications Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Procurement Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Programme Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Project Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) Matplotlib
1 2 (10.00%) Pandas
1 2 (10.00%) scikit-learn
1 2 (10.00%) Seaborn
2 1 (5.00%) Middleware
2 1 (5.00%) XGBoost
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (5.00%) Replication
1 1 (5.00%) Self-Motivation
1 1 (5.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Linux
2 3 (15.00%) Windows
3 2 (10.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (10.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (5.00%) Unix
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
1 4 (20.00%) Machine Learning
1 4 (20.00%) Programme Management
1 4 (20.00%) Project Management
2 3 (15.00%) Business Forecasting
2 3 (15.00%) Data Science
2 3 (15.00%) DevOps
3 2 (10.00%) Analytics
3 2 (10.00%) Business Analytics
3 2 (10.00%) Contract Management
3 2 (10.00%) Data Acquisition
3 2 (10.00%) Data Visualisation
3 2 (10.00%) Exploratory Data Analysis
3 2 (10.00%) Financial Modelling
3 2 (10.00%) Programme Governance
3 2 (10.00%) Project Delivery
3 2 (10.00%) Project Governance
3 2 (10.00%) Service Design
3 2 (10.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) Python
2 4 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.00%) C++
3 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.00%) Degree
3 1 (5.00%) APMP
3 1 (5.00%) Master's Degree
3 1 (5.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) PMO
2 1 (5.00%) ITGC
2 1 (5.00%) NIST
2 1 (5.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Kubernetes
1 1 (5.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) SAP
2 2 (10.00%) NEC
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle
2 2 (10.00%) Tableau
3 1 (5.00%) Concur
3 1 (5.00%) Databricks
3 1 (5.00%) JD Edwards
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft