Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in contract job vacancies advertised in Peterborough. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 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
Cambridgeshire > Peterborough
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 3 2
Rank change year-on-year -1 -1 +5
Contract jobs citing Finance 74 38 64
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 20.16% 16.74% 28.07%
As % of the General category 57.36% 45.78% 68.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 32 45
Peterborough median daily rate £363 £369 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.69% -13.24% +34.92%
10th Percentile £258 £104 £161
90th Percentile £425 £510 £635
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £359 £400 £444
% change year-on-year -10.31% -9.86% +35.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Peterborough median hourly rate £13.00 - £13.13
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £13.00 - £14.00

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 Peterborough with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Peterborough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 129 83 93
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 35.15% 36.56% 40.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 45 56
Peterborough median daily rate £363 £350 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.57% -7.89% +24.59%
10th Percentile £191 £104 £135
90th Percentile £438 £503 £600
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £374 £375 £400
% change year-on-year -0.27% -6.25% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 7
Peterborough median hourly rate £13.75 £31.00 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -55.65% +133.96% -62.14%
10th Percentile £11.50 £9.10 £11.10
90th Percentile £17.33 £45.25 £26.60
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year +1.25% +23.08% -13.33%

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Peterborough

Job postings citing Finance as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Peterborough.

Job vacancy trend for Finance in Peterborough

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Finance in Peterborough.

Contractor daily rate trend for Finance in Peterborough

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Peterborough over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Finance in Peterborough

Finance
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Finance in Peterborough.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Finance in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Finance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Peterborough region with a requirement for Finance.

1 29 (39.19%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (37.84%) Java
3 22 (29.73%) Retail
4 19 (25.68%) Scrum
5 16 (21.62%) JIRA
6 15 (20.27%) Spring
6 15 (20.27%) Web Services
7 14 (18.92%) J2EE
7 14 (18.92%) SOAP
7 14 (18.92%) SDLC
8 13 (17.57%) SQL
8 13 (17.57%) JBoss
8 13 (17.57%) Banking
8 13 (17.57%) Business Analysis
9 12 (16.22%) JSON
9 12 (16.22%) Jenkins
9 12 (16.22%) User Stories
9 12 (16.22%) RESTful
10 11 (14.86%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (14.86%) XML
11 10 (13.51%) Tomcat
11 10 (13.51%) PL/SQL
11 10 (13.51%) Selenium
11 10 (13.51%) Git (software)
11 10 (13.51%) BDD
11 10 (13.51%) SoapUI
12 9 (12.16%) REST
12 9 (12.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 9 (12.16%) TeamCity
12 9 (12.16%) (ISC)2 CCSP

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Peterborough 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 13 (17.57%) JBoss
2 10 (13.51%) Tomcat
3 8 (10.81%) Confluence
4 7 (9.46%) WebLogic
5 4 (5.41%) IIS
6 3 (4.05%) Apache
6 3 (4.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (2.70%) Apache Spark
8 1 (1.35%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Adobe Campaign
1 1 (1.35%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.70%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.05%) Hadoop
1 3 (4.05%) Oracle Database
1 3 (4.05%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (4.05%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.70%) Amazon Redshift
2 2 (2.70%) Big Data
2 2 (2.70%) RDBMS
2 2 (2.70%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.35%) Data Lake
3 1 (1.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (21.62%) JIRA
2 12 (16.22%) Jenkins
3 10 (13.51%) Git (software)
3 10 (13.51%) Selenium
3 10 (13.51%) SoapUI
4 9 (12.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 9 (12.16%) TeamCity
5 8 (10.81%) JUnit
5 8 (10.81%) Maven
6 5 (6.76%) Cucumber
6 5 (6.76%) NUnit
6 5 (6.76%) WebDriver
7 4 (5.41%) Bitbucket
7 4 (5.41%) Gradle
7 4 (5.41%) JMeter
8 2 (2.70%) FitNesse
8 2 (2.70%) JBehave
8 2 (2.70%) Robot Framework
8 2 (2.70%) RSpec
9 1 (1.35%) HP UFT
General
1 22 (29.73%) Retail
2 13 (17.57%) Banking
3 2 (2.70%) Japanese Language
4 1 (1.35%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 17 (22.97%) Analyst
2 16 (21.62%) Project Manager
3 15 (20.27%) Developer
4 9 (12.16%) Business Analyst
5 8 (10.81%) IT Manager
5 8 (10.81%) IT Project Manager
6 7 (9.46%) Security Manager
6 7 (9.46%) Security Project Manager
7 6 (8.11%) Applications Support
7 6 (8.11%) Java Developer
7 6 (8.11%) Tester
8 5 (6.76%) Agile Business Analyst
8 5 (6.76%) Applications Engineer
8 5 (6.76%) Applications Support Engineer
8 5 (6.76%) Scrum Master
8 5 (6.76%) Support Engineer
9 4 (5.41%) IT Security Manager
9 4 (5.41%) IT Security Project Manager
9 4 (5.41%) JavaScript Developer
10 3 (4.05%) Financial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (20.27%) Spring
1 15 (20.27%) Web Services
2 14 (18.92%) J2EE
2 14 (18.92%) SOAP
3 12 (16.22%) JSON
3 12 (16.22%) RESTful
4 11 (14.86%) XML
5 9 (12.16%) REST
6 7 (9.46%) .NET
6 7 (9.46%) Hibernate
7 6 (8.11%) jQuery
8 5 (6.76%) AngularJS
9 4 (5.41%) Gherkin
9 4 (5.41%) Velocity
10 3 (4.05%) .NET Framework
10 3 (4.05%) CSS
11 1 (1.35%) Akka
11 1 (1.35%) FpML
11 1 (1.35%) HTML
11 1 (1.35%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.11%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.05%) User Experience
3 3 (4.05%) Virtual Team
4 2 (2.70%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.35%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (39.19%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (25.68%) Scrum
3 14 (18.92%) SDLC
4 13 (17.57%) Business Analysis
5 12 (16.22%) User Stories
6 11 (14.86%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (13.51%) BDD
8 9 (12.16%) Data Encryption
8 9 (12.16%) Data Loss Prevention
8 9 (12.16%) Identity Access Management
8 9 (12.16%) Privileged Access Management
9 8 (10.81%) Acceptance Criteria
9 8 (10.81%) API Development
9 8 (10.81%) Cybersecurity
10 7 (9.46%) ATDD
10 7 (9.46%) Defect Management
10 7 (9.46%) ITIL
10 7 (9.46%) Test Automation
11 6 (8.11%) Software Testing
11 6 (8.11%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 28 (37.84%) Java
2 13 (17.57%) SQL
3 10 (13.51%) PL/SQL
4 6 (8.11%) JavaScript
5 3 (4.05%) Python
5 3 (4.05%) Scala
6 2 (2.70%) C#
6 2 (2.70%) C++
6 2 (2.70%) Ruby
7 1 (1.35%) R
Qualifications
1 9 (12.16%) (ISC)2 CCSP
1 9 (12.16%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (12.16%) CISM
1 9 (12.16%) CISSP
1 9 (12.16%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
2 4 (5.41%) CCSP
3 1 (1.35%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (5.41%) SLA
3 3 (4.05%) PCI DSS
3 3 (4.05%) QA
4 2 (2.70%) Data Quality
5 1 (1.35%) PMO
Systems Management
1 4 (5.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (10.81%) Atlassian
2 5 (6.76%) Oracle
3 1 (1.35%) Adobe
3 1 (1.35%) Alterian
3 1 (1.35%) IBM
3 1 (1.35%) RapidMiner
3 1 (1.35%) SAP
3 1 (1.35%) Teradata