The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in contract job vacancies advertised in Suffolk. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 28 June 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
East of England / Suffolk
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 3 9
Rank change year-on-year -14 +6  
Contract jobs citing Finance 8 58 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 6.35% 22.48% 13.21%
As % of the General category 32.00% 80.56% 47.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 30 23
Median daily rate £425 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.00% +17.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £358 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £625 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +5.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £19.00 £19.25
% change year-on-year +31.57% -1.29%  

Finance is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Suffolk with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Suffolk
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 25 72 59
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 19.84% 27.91% 27.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 38 45
Median daily rate £375 £488 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.07% +14.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £307 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £616 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +3.12% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11%  

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

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

Job vacancy trend for Finance in Suffolk

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Finance in Suffolk

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Suffolk over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Finance in Suffolk

Finance
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Finance in Suffolk

Finance
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich -9 7 £425 -15.00% 2
Bury St Edmunds - 1 £285 -
Finance
East of England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Finance.

1 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (25.93%) C#
2 7 (25.93%) Project Management
3 6 (22.22%) MVC
3 6 (22.22%) QA
3 6 (22.22%) AngularJS
4 5 (18.52%) TDD
4 5 (18.52%) Test Automation
4 5 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (18.52%) Scrum
4 5 (18.52%) SQL
4 5 (18.52%) PRINCE2
5 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
5 4 (14.81%) MS Visio
5 4 (14.81%) Test Strategy
5 4 (14.81%) Release Management
5 4 (14.81%) Telerik
5 4 (14.81%) WCF
5 4 (14.81%) NHibernate
5 4 (14.81%) Kendo UI
5 4 (14.81%) DevOps
5 4 (14.81%) Angular 2
5 4 (14.81%) Continuous Deployment
6 3 (11.11%) Business Analysis
6 3 (11.11%) Service Management
6 3 (11.11%) Programme Management
6 3 (11.11%) ERP
6 3 (11.11%) CSS
6 3 (11.11%) HTML
6 3 (11.11%) JavaScript

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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:

Applications
1 4 (14.81%) MS Visio
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (7.41%) IBM Blueworks
1 2 (7.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) Firewall
1 2 (7.41%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (7.41%) Looker
1 2 (7.41%) Power BI
1 2 (7.41%) QlikView
1 2 (7.41%) Star Schema
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.70%) Advertising
2 1 (3.70%) Billing
2 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Developer
2 6 (22.22%) C# Developer
2 6 (22.22%) Project Manager
3 4 (14.81%) Angular Developer
3 4 (14.81%) C# Web Developer
3 4 (14.81%) UI Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Web Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Web UI Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Applications Consultant
4 3 (11.11%) Business Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Consultant
4 3 (11.11%) IT Manager
4 3 (11.11%) IT Services Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Author
5 2 (7.41%) Programme Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Security Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Technical Author
5 2 (7.41%) Technical Trainer
5 2 (7.41%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (22.22%) AngularJS
2 4 (14.81%) Angular 2
2 4 (14.81%) Kendo UI
2 4 (14.81%) NHibernate
2 4 (14.81%) WCF
3 3 (11.11%) CSS
3 3 (11.11%) HTML
4 2 (7.41%) .NET
4 2 (7.41%) Redux
5 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
5 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (3.70%) CSS3
5 1 (3.70%) Hibernate
5 1 (3.70%) HTML5
5 1 (3.70%) jQuery
5 1 (3.70%) Node.js
5 1 (3.70%) RESTful
5 1 (3.70%) Spring
5 1 (3.70%) Web Services
5 1 (3.70%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.70%) Cyber Attack
1 1 (3.70%) Digital TV
1 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (3.70%) IPTV
1 1 (3.70%) Video on Demand
1 1 (3.70%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (25.93%) Project Management
3 6 (22.22%) MVC
4 5 (18.52%) PRINCE2
4 5 (18.52%) Scrum
4 5 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (18.52%) TDD
4 5 (18.52%) Test Automation
5 4 (14.81%) Continuous Deployment
5 4 (14.81%) DevOps
5 4 (14.81%) Release Management
5 4 (14.81%) Test Strategy
6 3 (11.11%) Business Analysis
6 3 (11.11%) ERP
6 3 (11.11%) Programme Management
6 3 (11.11%) Service Management
7 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (7.41%) Change Management
7 2 (7.41%) CRM
7 2 (7.41%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.93%) C#
2 5 (18.52%) SQL
3 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.70%) Java
4 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
1 2 (7.41%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.70%) CEH
2 1 (3.70%) CISM
2 1 (3.70%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (22.22%) QA
2 2 (7.41%) PMBOK
3 1 (3.70%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) QRadar
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
1 4 (14.81%) Telerik
2 3 (11.11%) Oracle
3 2 (7.41%) F5
3 2 (7.41%) IBM
3 2 (7.41%) Tableau
4 1 (3.70%) Splunk
Ipswich, Suffolk
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago