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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 7 13 13
Rank change year-on-year
+6 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 2 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 6.67% 7.14% 8.57%
As % of the General category 40.00% 37.50% 60.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 5
Median daily rate £335 £450 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.55% +45.16%
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.63 £21.53 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+0.48% +30.45%
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
5 8 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 16.67% 19.05% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 9
Median daily rate £305 £438 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.28% +41.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £294 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £538 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%

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
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 28 August 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 (83.33%) Oracle
2 8 (66.67%) ITIL
2 8 (66.67%) GAP Analysis
2 8 (66.67%) Oracle Assets
2 8 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (58.33%) Mentoring
3 7 (58.33%) SDLC
3 7 (58.33%) Oracle EBS R12
3 7 (58.33%) Risk Management
3 7 (58.33%) Billing
3 7 (58.33%) Change Management
3 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
4 6 (50.00%) SQL
5 3 (25.00%) ERP
5 3 (25.00%) Project Management
6 2 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (16.67%) Retail
6 2 (16.67%) Procure-to-Pay
6 2 (16.67%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
7 1 (8.33%) QMS
7 1 (8.33%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (8.33%) Oracle Cash Management
7 1 (8.33%) CatOS
7 1 (8.33%) CMDB
7 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
7 1 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (8.33%) Release Management
7 1 (8.33%) Oracle iProcurement
7 1 (8.33%) Multicast

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:

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (66.67%) Oracle Assets
2 7 (58.33%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Receivables
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) BGP
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (8.33%) LAN
1 1 (8.33%) MPLS
1 1 (8.33%) Multicast
1 1 (8.33%) OSPF
1 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (8.33%) WAN
1 1 (8.33%) Wireless
General
1 7 (58.33%) Billing
2 2 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (16.67%) Retail
3 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Consultant
1 8 (66.67%) Oracle Consultant
2 7 (58.33%) Functional Consultant
2 7 (58.33%) Oracle Functional Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Finance Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Finance Project Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Finance Systems Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Financials Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Financials Functional Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Procurement Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Project Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Functional Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Oracle Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Oracle Financials Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) CatOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) GAP Analysis
1 8 (66.67%) ITIL
1 8 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 7 (58.33%) Change Management
2 7 (58.33%) Mentoring
2 7 (58.33%) Risk Management
2 7 (58.33%) SDLC
3 3 (25.00%) ERP
3 3 (25.00%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
5 1 (8.33%) Network Design
5 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
5 1 (8.33%) QMS
5 1 (8.33%) Quality Management
5 1 (8.33%) Release Management
5 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Oracle
2 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco