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 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 2 12 7
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -5
Contract jobs citing Finance 11 6 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 44.00% 8.70% 12.07%
As % of the General category 91.67% 100.00% 70.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 6
Median daily rate £425 £228 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+86.81% -56.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+0.12% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 0
Median hourly rate £46.00 £29.09 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.15% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £18.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -6.25%
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
12 6 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 48.00% 8.70% 17.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 8
Median daily rate £425 £130 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+226.92% -76.36%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 0
Median hourly rate £46.00 £29.09 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.15% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.19 £25.00 £25.04
% change year-on-year
+8.76% -0.15%

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 5 May 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 11 (45.83%) ITIL
2 9 (37.50%) Oracle
2 9 (37.50%) Oracle BI EE
3 8 (33.33%) QMS
3 8 (33.33%) Network Design
3 8 (33.33%) CMDB
3 8 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 8 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
3 8 (33.33%) Release Management
3 8 (33.33%) CatOS
3 8 (33.33%) SQL
3 8 (33.33%) MS Visio
3 8 (33.33%) LAN
3 8 (33.33%) WAN
3 8 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 8 (33.33%) Cisco
3 8 (33.33%) MPLS
3 8 (33.33%) OSPF
3 8 (33.33%) BGP
3 8 (33.33%) Project Management
3 8 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 7 (29.17%) Wireless
4 7 (29.17%) Siemens
4 7 (29.17%) C
4 7 (29.17%) Multicast
5 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (25.00%) HP
5 6 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (25.00%) BT
6 5 (20.83%) Quality Management

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 8 (33.33%) MS Visio
2 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Oracle Assets
1 3 (12.50%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (4.17%) BigMachines
2 1 (4.17%) Primavera
2 1 (4.17%) SAP CO
2 1 (4.17%) SAP HCM
2 1 (4.17%) SAP HR
2 1 (4.17%) SAP Payroll
2 1 (4.17%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 8 (33.33%) BGP
1 8 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
1 8 (33.33%) LAN
1 8 (33.33%) MPLS
1 8 (33.33%) OSPF
1 8 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 8 (33.33%) WAN
2 7 (29.17%) Multicast
2 7 (29.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (37.50%) Oracle BI EE
2 3 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (8.33%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Subversion
General
1 3 (12.50%) Billing
2 2 (8.33%) Banking
2 2 (8.33%) Financial Institution
3 1 (4.17%) Back Office
3 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.17%) Retail
3 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 7 (29.17%) Developer
2 7 (29.17%) OBIEE Developer
3 6 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 5 (20.83%) Consultant
5 3 (12.50%) Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Business Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Functional Consultant
5 3 (12.50%) Oracle Consultant
5 3 (12.50%) Oracle Functional Consultant
6 2 (8.33%) LAN Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) LAN/WAN Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Oracle BI Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Report Developer
6 2 (8.33%) WAN Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) OBIEE Consultant
7 1 (4.17%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) HTML
1 1 (4.17%) Itk
1 1 (4.17%) Swing
1 1 (4.17%) XML
1 1 (4.17%) XSL
1 1 (4.17%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) CMDB
2 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) CatOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) ITIL
2 8 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 8 (33.33%) Network Design
2 8 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 8 (33.33%) Project Management
2 8 (33.33%) QMS
2 8 (33.33%) Release Management
3 6 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (20.83%) Quality Management
5 4 (16.67%) Asset Management
5 4 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (12.50%) Change Management
6 3 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
6 3 (12.50%) Mentoring
6 3 (12.50%) Risk Management
6 3 (12.50%) SDLC
7 2 (8.33%) ERP
7 2 (8.33%) Scrum
8 1 (4.17%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) SQL
2 7 (29.17%) C
3 2 (8.33%) VBA
4 1 (4.17%) C++
4 1 (4.17%) Java
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) Oracle
2 8 (33.33%) Cisco
3 7 (29.17%) Siemens
4 6 (25.00%) BT
4 6 (25.00%) HP
4 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (4.17%) SAP
5 1 (4.17%) Tableau