The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Financial
Scotland / Aberdeen
Rank 1 1 5
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Contract jobs citing Finance 26 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 39.39% 29.41% 14.00%
As % of the General category 78.79% 50.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 5
Median daily rate £288 £490 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.32% +48.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £142 £342 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £512 £344
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £46.00 £43.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.97% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £27.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+1.81% +66.66%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

General Category
Aberdeen
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
33 20 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 50.00% 58.82% 14.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 8 5
Median daily rate £288 £490 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.32% +47.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £325 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £331 £500 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Median hourly rate £46.00 £43.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.97% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £35.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-24.28% +27.27%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Finance as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Finance across the Aberdeen region.

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in Aberdeen

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Aberdeen region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in Aberdeen

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

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

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

Finance
Hourly Rate Histogram in Aberdeen

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Aberdeen region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Finance Hourly Rate Histogram in Aberdeen

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 Aberdeen region with a requirement for Finance.

1 15 (48.39%) HTML
1 15 (48.39%) JavaScript
1 15 (48.39%) CSS
2 14 (45.16%) jQuery
2 14 (45.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 13 (41.94%) TCP/IP
3 13 (41.94%) Project Management
4 12 (38.71%) Configuration Management
4 12 (38.71%) MS Visio
4 12 (38.71%) LAN
4 12 (38.71%) WAN
4 12 (38.71%) Apache
4 12 (38.71%) ITIL
4 12 (38.71%) Linux
4 12 (38.71%) Cisco
4 12 (38.71%) QMS
4 12 (38.71%) CMDB
4 12 (38.71%) Problem Management
4 12 (38.71%) Release Management
5 10 (32.26%) Cisco IOS
5 10 (32.26%) Network Design
5 10 (32.26%) Multicast
5 10 (32.26%) CatOS
5 10 (32.26%) MPLS
5 10 (32.26%) OSPF
5 10 (32.26%) BGP
5 10 (32.26%) Wireless
6 9 (29.03%) Quality Management
7 8 (25.81%) Analytics
8 7 (22.58%) BT

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen 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 12 (38.71%) Apache
2 6 (19.35%) CMS
3 1 (3.23%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (38.71%) MS Visio
2 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.13%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 13 (41.94%) TCP/IP
2 12 (38.71%) LAN
2 12 (38.71%) WAN
3 10 (32.26%) BGP
3 10 (32.26%) Cisco IOS
3 10 (32.26%) MPLS
3 10 (32.26%) Multicast
3 10 (32.26%) OSPF
3 10 (32.26%) Wireless
4 4 (12.90%) Internet
5 3 (9.68%) Firewall
6 2 (6.45%) NetScreen
6 2 (6.45%) Network Security
6 2 (6.45%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (16.13%) Marketing
2 2 (6.45%) Legal
3 1 (3.23%) Back Office
3 1 (3.23%) Billing
Job Titles
1 15 (48.39%) Web Manager
2 13 (41.94%) Production Manager
2 13 (41.94%) Web Production Manager
3 10 (32.26%) Network Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Network Support
6 2 (6.45%) Development Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Implementation Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Network Design Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Network Implementation Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Network Security Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Network Support Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Project Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Security Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Support Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Web Development Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Website Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Project Officer
7 1 (3.23%) Support Officer
7 1 (3.23%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (48.39%) CSS
1 15 (48.39%) HTML
2 14 (45.16%) jQuery
2 14 (45.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 12 (38.71%) CMDB
2 4 (12.90%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.23%) Clustering
3 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.23%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (38.71%) Linux
2 10 (32.26%) CatOS
3 1 (3.23%) Windows
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) Project Management
2 12 (38.71%) Configuration Management
2 12 (38.71%) ITIL
2 12 (38.71%) Problem Management
2 12 (38.71%) QMS
2 12 (38.71%) Release Management
3 10 (32.26%) Network Design
4 9 (29.03%) Quality Management
5 8 (25.81%) Analytics
6 5 (16.13%) Responsive Web Design
6 5 (16.13%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (16.13%) Web Design
6 5 (16.13%) Web Development
7 4 (12.90%) Content Management
8 2 (6.45%) Asset Management
8 2 (6.45%) Cybersecurity
8 2 (6.45%) Fault Management
8 2 (6.45%) Mentoring
8 2 (6.45%) Risk Management
9 1 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 15 (48.39%) JavaScript
2 7 (22.58%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (6.45%) CCSP
2 2 (6.45%) CISSP
3 1 (3.23%) CCNP
3 1 (3.23%) Degree
3 1 (3.23%) MCSE
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 1 (3.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (3.23%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 12 (38.71%) Cisco
2 7 (22.58%) BT
2 7 (22.58%) HP
2 7 (22.58%) Siemens
3 6 (19.35%) OpenText
4 5 (16.13%) Google
5 2 (6.45%) Juniper
6 1 (3.23%) Citrix
6 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.23%) Oracle
6 1 (3.23%) Veritas
6 1 (3.23%) VMware