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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank - 9 4
Contract jobs citing Finance 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Fife - 3.13% 11.54%
As % of the General category - 50.00% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Average daily rate
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- £275 £343
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -19.70%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -10.25%
Finance
Scotland

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 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Fife 15.79% 6.25% 34.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 5
Average daily rate £440 £275 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -24.65%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £11.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- -22.41%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Finance across the Fife region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Fife region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dunfermline - - - -
Glenrothes - - - -
Finance
Scotland

Finance
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Fife 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 (66.67%) PL/SQL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) ETL
1 2 (66.67%) Toad
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) PowerCenter
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Retail Banking
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Fife by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Fife 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Toad
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
1 1 (33.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Development Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Applications Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Applications Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Support Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Applications Support
1 1 (33.33%) Applications Support Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) UAT Tester
1 1 (33.33%) UAT Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) UAT Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ETL
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) HP
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