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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 5 7 10
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Contract jobs citing Finance 9 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dundee 25.71% 5.88% 16.22%
As % of the General category 75.00% 50.00% 60.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 5
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£350 - £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
- +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Average hourly rate £30.50 - £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.83 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+38.36% -5.71%
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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
12 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dundee 34.29% 11.76% 27.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 5
Average daily rate £263 - £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £385
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 3
Average hourly rate £30.50 - £13.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £23.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+19.56% +4.54%

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 2 September 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 13 (50.00%) Windows
2 11 (42.31%) Performance Testing
3 10 (38.46%) C
3 10 (38.46%) C++
3 10 (38.46%) Device Driver
4 9 (34.62%) Test Management
4 9 (34.62%) Test Scripting
4 9 (34.62%) WinDbg
4 9 (34.62%) Test Planning
5 8 (30.77%) Migration
6 6 (23.08%) Java
6 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
6 6 (23.08%) Data Migration
7 5 (19.23%) Java EE
7 5 (19.23%) Struts
7 5 (19.23%) Web Services
7 5 (19.23%) SQL
8 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
8 4 (15.38%) ISEB
9 3 (11.54%) Business Analysis
9 3 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (11.54%) Investment Management
9 3 (11.54%) HP Quality Center
10 2 (7.69%) Software Engineering
10 2 (7.69%) Charles River
10 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (7.69%) Cisco
10 2 (7.69%) EMC
10 2 (7.69%) Degree
10 2 (7.69%) JIRA

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (34.62%) WinDbg
2 2 (7.69%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Test Engineer
2 7 (26.92%) Analyst
3 6 (23.08%) Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Java Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Business Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Software Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Test Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Software Test Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Database Developer
7 1 (3.85%) SQL Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Technical Specialist
7 1 (3.85%) SQL DBA
7 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Technical Business Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) SQL Database Developer
7 1 (3.85%) AWS Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) DBA
7 1 (3.85%) Help Desk Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) Struts
1 5 (19.23%) Web Services
1 5 (19.23%) Java EE
2 2 (7.69%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (7.69%) GWT
3 1 (3.85%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (38.46%) Device Driver
2 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.85%) Data Integration
2 1 (3.85%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 13 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Performance Testing
2 9 (34.62%) Test Management
2 9 (34.62%) Test Scripting
2 9 (34.62%) Test Planning
3 8 (30.77%) Migration
4 6 (23.08%) Data Migration
5 3 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (11.54%) Investment Management
5 3 (11.54%) Business Analysis
6 2 (7.69%) Software Testing
6 2 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (7.69%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.85%) SDLC
7 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.85%) Asset Management
7 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (3.85%) Service Management
7 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (3.85%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 10 (38.46%) C
1 10 (38.46%) C++
2 6 (23.08%) Java
3 5 (19.23%) SQL
4 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) ISEB
2 2 (7.69%) ISTQB
2 2 (7.69%) Degree
3 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.85%) MCSE
3 1 (3.85%) MCSA
3 1 (3.85%) CCNA
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.69%) EMC
2 2 (7.69%) Charles River
2 2 (7.69%) Cisco
3 1 (3.85%) VMware
3 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
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