The first 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Dundee region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 4 9 17
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +8
Contract jobs citing Finance 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dundee 12.50% 4.35% 2.27%
As % of the General category 50.00% 11.11% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £38.00 £31.00 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.58% +210.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -20.00%
General Category
Dundee
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dundee 25.00% 39.13% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £140 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
Average hourly rate £38.00 £10.40 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+265.56% -65.35%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- -18.18%
Finance
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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 24 July 2014, 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 7 (77.78%) Investment Management
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) ISEB
3 4 (44.44%) Test Scripting
4 3 (33.33%) PL/SQL
4 3 (33.33%) C#
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (22.22%) Asset Management
5 2 (22.22%) BPEL
5 2 (22.22%) SimCorp
5 2 (22.22%) SimCorp Dimension
5 2 (22.22%) Charles River
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (22.22%) Scrum
5 2 (22.22%) SOAP
5 2 (22.22%) Struts
5 2 (22.22%) Web Services
5 2 (22.22%) XSLT
5 2 (22.22%) Java
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (22.22%) Eagle STAR
5 2 (22.22%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (22.22%) WebSphere
5 2 (22.22%) Java EE
5 2 (22.22%) Degree
5 2 (22.22%) Dojo
5 2 (22.22%) jQuery

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 2 (22.22%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) SimCorp Dimension
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (22.22%) Eagle STAR
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 1 (11.11%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Developer
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Business Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Software Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Test Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Database Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Team Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) SOAP
1 2 (22.22%) Struts
1 2 (22.22%) Web Services
1 2 (22.22%) XSLT
1 2 (22.22%) Java EE
1 2 (22.22%) Dojo
1 2 (22.22%) jQuery
1 2 (22.22%) REST
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Investment Management
2 4 (44.44%) Test Scripting
3 2 (22.22%) Asset Management
3 2 (22.22%) BPEL
3 2 (22.22%) Scrum
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (22.22%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Database Security
4 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Test Management
4 1 (11.11%) System Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 3 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (22.22%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) ISEB
2 2 (22.22%) Degree
3 1 (11.11%) OCP
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) SimCorp
2 2 (22.22%) Charles River
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft