The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Erskine region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 36 29 16
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -13
Contract jobs citing Finance 4 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 2.80% 4.24% 6.00%
As % of the General category 100.00% 62.50% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 1
Average daily rate £484 £435 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.20% +93.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £16.50 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+66.66% +4.76%
Finance
Renfrewshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Erskine region.

General Category
Erskine
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
4 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 2.80% 6.78% 6.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 1
Average daily rate £484 £409 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.21% +81.87%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.75 £25.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+31.00% +16.27%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in Erskine

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Erskine region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in Erskine

Finance
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Erskine 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 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Business Development
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) OneDrive
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Release Management
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) QMS
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Logistics
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Erskine 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 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
1 1 (25.00%) OneDrive
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Business Development
2 1 (25.00%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (25.00%) Logistics
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) QMS
2 1 (25.00%) Release Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft