The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Dundee region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 2 4 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing Finance 6 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dundee 46.15% 25.81% -
As % of the General category 75.00% 100.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
Average hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.42% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £19.39
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +0.56%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Dundee region.

General Category
Dundee
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
8 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dundee 61.54% 25.81% 19.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £260 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 0
Average hourly rate £30.75 £35.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.14% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £25.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-2.00% -9.09%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Finance across the Dundee region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Dundee

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Dundee

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Dundee

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

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Dundee

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Dundee 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 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) C
2 4 (50.00%) C++
2 4 (50.00%) Device Driver
2 4 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (50.00%) WinDbg
2 4 (50.00%) Test Planning
3 3 (37.50%) Test Management
3 3 (37.50%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
5 1 (12.50%) PTC Creo
5 1 (12.50%) Electronics
5 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
5 1 (12.50%) CRM
5 1 (12.50%) ATM
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) ISEB
5 1 (12.50%) Retail
5 1 (12.50%) Pro/ENGINEER
5 1 (12.50%) Investment Management
5 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
5 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
5 1 (12.50%) JIRA

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Dundee 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 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) Pro/ENGINEER
1 1 (12.50%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) ATM
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) WinDbg
2 1 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 1 (12.50%) Electronics
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Test Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Design Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Mechanical Design Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Mechanical Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support
3 1 (12.50%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Device Driver
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 4 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 4 (50.00%) Test Planning
2 3 (37.50%) Test Management
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (12.50%) Investment Management
4 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
4 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) C
1 4 (50.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) ISEB
2 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
Dundee
Volt
Rate: £30.00 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Dundee
Real Staffing
Rate: £22 - £27 per hour
Posted: 18 days ago
Dundee
Real Staffing
Rate: £25 - £30 per day + Negotiable on experience
Posted: 25 days ago