Period
to 26 February 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 26 February 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
26 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 18 11 6
Rank change year-on-year -7 -5 +1
Contract jobs citing Finance 63 86 145
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 6.84% 8.54% 11.57%
As % of the General category 24.14% 28.10% 31.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 50 136
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £425 £500 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.00% +49.25% -16.25%
10th Percentile £323 £299 £213
90th Percentile £588 £649 £538
East of England median daily rate £425 £500 £450
% change year-on-year -15.00% +11.11% +8.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £17.50 - -
East of England median hourly rate £28.50 £20.00 £34.25
% change year-on-year +42.50% -41.61% +3.79%

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 261 306 455
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 28.34% 30.39% 36.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 154 231
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £450 £431 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.35% +9.87% -1.88%
10th Percentile £279 £280 £213
90th Percentile £632 £625 £575
East of England median daily rate £425 £450 £450
% change year-on-year -5.56% - +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 37 76
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £16.50 £19.25 £37.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.29% -49.17% +15.65%
10th Percentile £13.00 £13.00 £12.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £51.75 £49.75
East of England median hourly rate £17.25 £19.13 £34.25
% change year-on-year -9.80% -44.16% +52.22%

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 26 February 2020.

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 26 February 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 -1 45 £400 -15.79% 28
Peterborough -15 8 £450 -25.00% 7
Huntingdon - 1 £350 - 3
Finance
East of England

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 19 (30.16%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (25.40%) ERP
2 16 (25.40%) SAP
3 14 (22.22%) SQL
4 13 (20.63%) Manufacturing
5 12 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (17.46%) Microsoft
7 10 (15.87%) Project Management
7 10 (15.87%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (14.29%) Change Management
9 8 (12.70%) Telecoms
9 8 (12.70%) Dynamics NAV
10 7 (11.11%) Business Analysis
10 7 (11.11%) Migration
10 7 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
10 7 (11.11%) SQL Server
10 7 (11.11%) Analytics
10 7 (11.11%) Test Planning
11 6 (9.52%) Degree
11 6 (9.52%) AWS
11 6 (9.52%) Oracle
11 6 (9.52%) Windows
12 5 (7.94%) PRINCE2
12 5 (7.94%) T-SQL
12 5 (7.94%) CRM
12 5 (7.94%) Programme Management
12 5 (7.94%) SQL Server 2012
12 5 (7.94%) SQL Server 2016
13 4 (6.35%) Windows 10
13 4 (6.35%) Mentoring

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 2 (3.17%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.59%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (6.35%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (6.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (4.76%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 8 (12.70%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (4.76%) NetSuite
2 3 (4.76%) SAP CO
2 3 (4.76%) SAP FI
2 3 (4.76%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (3.17%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (3.17%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (1.59%) PeopleSoft Financials
4 1 (1.59%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.52%) AWS
2 4 (6.35%) Office 365
3 2 (3.17%) Azure
3 2 (3.17%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (3.17%) SaaS
4 1 (1.59%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.59%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.59%) OneDrive
4 1 (1.59%) PaaS
4 1 (1.59%) Power Platform
4 1 (1.59%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.76%) HTTP
1 3 (4.76%) PBX
1 3 (4.76%) VoIP
2 2 (3.17%) IP Telephony
2 2 (3.17%) ISDN
2 2 (3.17%) Skype
2 2 (3.17%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.59%) DNS
3 1 (1.59%) DWDM
3 1 (1.59%) Internet
3 1 (1.59%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.94%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (7.94%) SQL Server 2016
3 3 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (4.76%) SAP HANA
4 2 (3.17%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (1.59%) Power BI
5 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.59%) ER Studio
General
1 13 (20.63%) Manufacturing
2 8 (12.70%) Telecoms
3 7 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (6.35%) Public Sector
4 4 (6.35%) Retail
5 3 (4.76%) Legal
6 2 (3.17%) Electronics
6 2 (3.17%) Marketing
7 1 (1.59%) Banking
7 1 (1.59%) Billing
7 1 (1.59%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.59%) Law
7 1 (1.59%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 13 (20.63%) Project Manager
2 12 (19.05%) Analyst
3 9 (14.29%) Developer
4 7 (11.11%) Business Analyst
5 5 (7.94%) Dynamics NAV Developer
6 4 (6.35%) Consultant
6 4 (6.35%) SAP Manager
7 3 (4.76%) Programme Manager
7 3 (4.76%) SAP Project Manager
7 3 (4.76%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) Software Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) Data Analyst
8 2 (3.17%) Desktop Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) Infrastructure Manager
8 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Developer
8 2 (3.17%) Project Analyst
8 2 (3.17%) Project Coordinator
8 2 (3.17%) Support Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.76%) .NET
1 3 (4.76%) ASP.NET
1 3 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (4.76%) SOAP
1 3 (4.76%) WCF
1 3 (4.76%) Web Services
1 3 (4.76%) XML
2 2 (3.17%) XMPP
3 1 (1.59%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.35%) Life Science
2 3 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (4.76%) Mobile Payment
3 2 (3.17%) Analytical Mindset
3 2 (3.17%) User Experience
4 1 (1.59%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.59%) e-Learning
4 1 (1.59%) Fibre Optics
4 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.59%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.52%) Windows
2 4 (6.35%) Windows 10
3 2 (3.17%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.59%) Linux
4 1 (1.59%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.59%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (30.16%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (25.40%) ERP
3 12 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (15.87%) Project Management
4 10 (15.87%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (14.29%) Change Management
6 7 (11.11%) Analytics
6 7 (11.11%) Business Analysis
6 7 (11.11%) Migration
6 7 (11.11%) Test Planning
7 5 (7.94%) CRM
7 5 (7.94%) PRINCE2
7 5 (7.94%) Programme Management
8 4 (6.35%) Creative Thinking
8 4 (6.35%) Data Governance
8 4 (6.35%) Data Modelling
8 4 (6.35%) Mentoring
8 4 (6.35%) Project Delivery
8 4 (6.35%) Stakeholder Analysis
8 4 (6.35%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 14 (22.22%) SQL
2 5 (7.94%) T-SQL
3 3 (4.76%) C#
4 2 (3.17%) C
4 2 (3.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (9.52%) Degree
2 4 (6.35%) PMP
3 3 (4.76%) PMI Certification
4 2 (3.17%) ACCA
4 2 (3.17%) CCIE
4 2 (3.17%) CCNA
4 2 (3.17%) CCNP
4 2 (3.17%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.59%) APMG
5 1 (1.59%) CIMA
5 1 (1.59%) Master's Degree
5 1 (1.59%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.35%) PMO
2 2 (3.17%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.59%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.17%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.59%) Firmware
2 1 (1.59%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (3.17%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.59%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 16 (25.40%) SAP
2 11 (17.46%) Microsoft
3 6 (9.52%) Oracle
4 3 (4.76%) JD Edwards
4 3 (4.76%) VMware
5 2 (3.17%) Cisco
5 2 (3.17%) ShoreTel
5 2 (3.17%) Tableau
6 1 (1.59%) Anaplan
6 1 (1.59%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.59%) Citrix
6 1 (1.59%) Hyperion
6 1 (1.59%) NetApp
6 1 (1.59%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.59%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.59%) Workday