Period
to 17 November 2017

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 6 months to 17 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
East of England > Suffolk
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 4 9
Rank change year-on-year +1 +5 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 51 93 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 15.60% 20.13% 11.90%
As % of the General category 51.52% 70.45% 54.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 59 47
Suffolk median daily rate £425 £450 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% -2.70% +2.78%
10th Percentile £346 £299 £320
90th Percentile £593 £575 £538
East of England median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Suffolk median hourly rate - £14.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -23.68% -
East of England median hourly rate £33.52 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +67.58% +5.26% +15.15%

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 Suffolk with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Suffolk
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 99 132 101
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 30.28% 28.57% 21.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 78 63
Suffolk median daily rate £400 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £292 £275
90th Percentile £594 £550 £538
East of England median daily rate £425 £402 £400
% change year-on-year +5.85% +0.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 2
Suffolk median hourly rate - £14.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -23.68% -49.33%
East of England median hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year +23.08% +25.00% -13.33%

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 6 months to 17 November 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 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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
Ipswich -1 42 £425 -5.56%
Bury St Edmunds - 5 £488 -
Finance
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Finance.

1 12 (23.53%) Microsoft
1 12 (23.53%) Project Management
2 10 (19.61%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (19.61%) Analytics
2 10 (19.61%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (17.65%) SQL
4 8 (15.69%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (13.73%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (13.73%) Business Analysis
5 7 (13.73%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (11.76%) Data Modelling
6 6 (11.76%) PRINCE2
6 6 (11.76%) T-SQL
7 5 (9.80%) C#
7 5 (9.80%) Information Security
7 5 (9.80%) Dynamics AX
7 5 (9.80%) Degree
7 5 (9.80%) QA
8 4 (7.84%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (7.84%) Line Management
8 4 (7.84%) PMO
8 4 (7.84%) MS Visio
8 4 (7.84%) HTML
8 4 (7.84%) .NET
8 4 (7.84%) SQL Server
8 4 (7.84%) Visual Studio
9 3 (5.88%) Oracle
9 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
9 3 (5.88%) Web Services
9 3 (5.88%) LAN

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.96%) Apache Spark
1 1 (1.96%) IIS
1 1 (1.96%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (7.84%) MS Visio
2 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (3.92%) Adobe Captivate
3 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (3.92%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (9.80%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (3.92%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.96%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.88%) LAN
1 3 (5.88%) NAS
1 3 (5.88%) SAN
1 3 (5.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.69%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (7.84%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.88%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (5.88%) Power BI
3 3 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.96%) Big Data
4 1 (1.96%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.96%) MS Access
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (7.84%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.92%) Dreamweaver
General
1 2 (3.92%) General Ledger
1 2 (3.92%) Legal
1 2 (3.92%) Marketing
2 1 (1.96%) Financial Institution
2 1 (1.96%) French Language
2 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.96%) Retail
2 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (23.53%) Analyst
2 10 (19.61%) Project Manager
3 9 (17.65%) Developer
4 7 (13.73%) Business Analyst
5 5 (9.80%) Architect
5 5 (9.80%) Consultant
6 4 (7.84%) IT Manager
6 4 (7.84%) IT Project Manager
6 4 (7.84%) PMO Manager
7 3 (5.88%) Functional Consultant
7 3 (5.88%) Integration Manager
7 3 (5.88%) Integration Project Manager
8 2 (3.92%) .NET Architect
8 2 (3.92%) .NET Solutions Architect
8 2 (3.92%) Agile Project Manager
8 2 (3.92%) Axapta Consultant
8 2 (3.92%) Infrastructure Manager
8 2 (3.92%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 2 (3.92%) Risk Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.84%) .NET
1 4 (7.84%) HTML
2 3 (5.88%) HTML5
2 3 (5.88%) RESTful
2 3 (5.88%) Web Services
3 2 (3.92%) JSON
3 2 (3.92%) XML
4 1 (1.96%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.96%) Apache Avro
4 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (1.96%) CSS
4 1 (1.96%) CSS3
4 1 (1.96%) jQuery
4 1 (1.96%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (1.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (1.96%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.61%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.88%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.92%) Animation
3 2 (3.92%) e-Learning
3 2 (3.92%) Graphic Design
4 1 (1.96%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.96%) PMI
4 1 (1.96%) Reference Data
4 1 (1.96%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.96%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (23.53%) Project Management
2 10 (19.61%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (19.61%) Analytics
3 7 (13.73%) Business Analysis
3 7 (13.73%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (13.73%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (11.76%) Data Modelling
4 6 (11.76%) PRINCE2
5 5 (9.80%) Information Security
6 4 (7.84%) Line Management
7 3 (5.88%) ERP
7 3 (5.88%) GAP Analysis
7 3 (5.88%) Kimball Methodology
7 3 (5.88%) Logistics
7 3 (5.88%) Migration
7 3 (5.88%) Service Management
7 3 (5.88%) Visualisation
7 3 (5.88%) Waterfall
7 3 (5.88%) WFM
8 2 (3.92%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 9 (17.65%) SQL
2 6 (11.76%) T-SQL
3 5 (9.80%) C#
4 2 (3.92%) PHP
5 1 (1.96%) Java
5 1 (1.96%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.96%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.96%) Python
5 1 (1.96%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (9.80%) Degree
2 2 (3.92%) CISSP
2 2 (3.92%) ISEB
3 1 (1.96%) CISM
3 1 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.96%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.80%) QA
2 4 (7.84%) PMO
3 1 (1.96%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.96%) GDPR
3 1 (1.96%) PMBOK
3 1 (1.96%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.88%) Oracle
3 2 (3.92%) Adobe
3 2 (3.92%) SAP
4 1 (1.96%) Citrix
4 1 (1.96%) Planview
4 1 (1.96%) Progress
4 1 (1.96%) Remedy
4 1 (1.96%) VMware