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 3 December 2016 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 3 7 14
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +7
Contract jobs citing Finance 17 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 26.15% 7.69% 6.10%
As % of the General category 80.95% 17.65% 62.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 4
Median daily rate £288 £353 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.43% +11.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £353 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £353 £329
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £43.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +33.33%
Finance
Scotland

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
21 17 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 32.31% 43.59% 9.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 5
Median daily rate £288 £363 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.68% +14.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £303 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £420 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Median hourly rate - £42.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £28.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-14.03% +14.00%

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 3 December 2016.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, 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 10 (52.63%) HTML
1 10 (52.63%) JavaScript
1 10 (52.63%) CSS
1 10 (52.63%) jQuery
1 10 (52.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 9 (47.37%) Linux
2 9 (47.37%) Apache
3 6 (31.58%) Project Management
4 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
4 5 (26.32%) Analytics
5 4 (21.05%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (21.05%) QMS
5 4 (21.05%) CMDB
5 4 (21.05%) Problem Management
5 4 (21.05%) Google Analytics
5 4 (21.05%) Release Management
5 4 (21.05%) MS Visio
5 4 (21.05%) LAN
5 4 (21.05%) WAN
5 4 (21.05%) ITIL
5 4 (21.05%) Cisco
5 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (21.05%) CMS
5 4 (21.05%) OpenText
5 4 (21.05%) Web Design
5 4 (21.05%) Content Management
5 4 (21.05%) Configuration Management
5 4 (21.05%) Google
6 3 (15.79%) Firewall
6 3 (15.79%) Internet

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 9 (47.37%) Apache
2 4 (21.05%) CMS
3 1 (5.26%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS Visio
2 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
2 4 (21.05%) LAN
2 4 (21.05%) WAN
3 3 (15.79%) Firewall
3 3 (15.79%) Internet
4 2 (10.53%) BGP
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (10.53%) MPLS
4 2 (10.53%) Multicast
4 2 (10.53%) NetScreen
4 2 (10.53%) Network Security
4 2 (10.53%) OSPF
4 2 (10.53%) VPN
4 2 (10.53%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (15.79%) Marketing
2 1 (5.26%) Back Office
2 1 (5.26%) Billing
2 1 (5.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Web Manager
2 9 (47.37%) Production Manager
2 9 (47.37%) Web Production Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Network Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Network Support
4 2 (10.53%) Project Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Development Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Finance Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Finance Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Finance Systems Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Implementation Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Network Design Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Network Implementation Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Project Officer
5 1 (5.26%) Security Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Support Officer
5 1 (5.26%) Web Development Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Website Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (52.63%) CSS
1 10 (52.63%) HTML
1 10 (52.63%) jQuery
1 10 (52.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) CMDB
2 3 (15.79%) Client/Server
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Clustering
3 1 (5.26%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) Linux
2 2 (10.53%) CatOS
3 1 (5.26%) Windows
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Project Management
2 5 (26.32%) Analytics
3 4 (21.05%) Configuration Management
3 4 (21.05%) Content Management
3 4 (21.05%) ITIL
3 4 (21.05%) Problem Management
3 4 (21.05%) QMS
3 4 (21.05%) Release Management
3 4 (21.05%) Responsive Web Design
3 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (21.05%) Web Design
4 3 (15.79%) Web Development
5 2 (10.53%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (10.53%) ERP
5 2 (10.53%) Fault Management
5 2 (10.53%) Network Design
5 2 (10.53%) Quality Management
5 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
6 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.26%) Procure-to-Pay
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) CCSP
1 2 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (10.53%) CISSP
2 1 (5.26%) MCSE
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 1 (5.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (5.26%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Cisco
1 4 (21.05%) Google
1 4 (21.05%) OpenText
2 2 (10.53%) Juniper
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) Citrix
3 1 (5.26%) HP
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.26%) Veritas
3 1 (5.26%) VMware