The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Fife region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Financial
Scotland / Fife
Rank 8 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Contract jobs citing Finance 2 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Fife 7.14% 24.14% 28.57%
As % of the General category 66.67% 77.78% 72.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £250 £650 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-61.53% +85.71%
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £19.50 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.66% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.25 £27.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+2.72% +66.66%

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

General Category
Fife
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
3 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Fife 10.71% 31.03% 39.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
Median daily rate £205 £460 £273
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-55.43% +68.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £169 £308 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £612 £335
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £19.50 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.66% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £33.25 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-18.79% +27.88%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Fife region citing Finance as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Fife

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Fife

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Fife

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

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Fife

Finance
Contract Job Locations in Fife

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Fife region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dunfermline -4 1 - - 1
St Andrews - 1 £250 -
Finance
Scotland

Finance
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 Fife region with a requirement for Finance.

1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (50.00%) Data Entry
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) Asset Management

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Fife 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 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Entry
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree