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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 1 5 10
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +5
Contract jobs citing Finance 13 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 41.94% 16.28% 10.75%
As % of the General category 65.00% 87.50% 62.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 6
Average daily rate £490 £330 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.48% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £229 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £344 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £43.00 - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+66.66% +10.00%
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
20 8 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 64.52% 18.60% 17.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 8
Average daily rate £490 £330 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.48% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £254 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £527 £350 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Average hourly rate £44.00 - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +18.18%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Finance across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 February 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 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Finance also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Finance.

1 9 (64.29%) Oracle BI EE
2 6 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (42.86%) Oracle
3 5 (35.71%) SQL
3 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (28.57%) Asset Management
5 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (21.43%) Project Management
6 2 (14.29%) Quality Management
6 2 (14.29%) Siemens
6 2 (14.29%) MPLS
6 2 (14.29%) OSPF
6 2 (14.29%) BGP
6 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
6 2 (14.29%) C
6 2 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (14.29%) VBA
6 2 (14.29%) ITIL
6 2 (14.29%) MS Visio
6 2 (14.29%) LAN
6 2 (14.29%) WAN
6 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
6 2 (14.29%) Star Schema
6 2 (14.29%) Cisco
6 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 2 (14.29%) HP
6 2 (14.29%) CatOS
6 2 (14.29%) Multicast
6 2 (14.29%) CMDB

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Finance also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Finance. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) BGP
1 2 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (14.29%) LAN
1 2 (14.29%) MPLS
1 2 (14.29%) Multicast
1 2 (14.29%) OSPF
1 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 2 (14.29%) WAN
1 2 (14.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (64.29%) Oracle BI EE
2 3 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (14.29%) Star Schema
General
1 2 (14.29%) Banking
1 2 (14.29%) Financial Institution
2 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Developer
1 7 (50.00%) OBIEE Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Business Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle BI Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Report Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) OBIEE Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) CMDB
3 1 (7.14%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) CatOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) Asset Management
4 3 (21.43%) Project Management
5 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 2 (14.29%) ITIL
5 2 (14.29%) Network Design
5 2 (14.29%) Problem Management
5 2 (14.29%) QMS
5 2 (14.29%) Quality Management
5 2 (14.29%) Release Management
5 2 (14.29%) Scrum
6 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) Change Management
6 1 (7.14%) ERP
6 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
6 1 (7.14%) Project Planning
6 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
6 1 (7.14%) Software Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) C
2 2 (14.29%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) PMI Certification
1 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) BT
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco
2 2 (14.29%) HP
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Siemens
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