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 30 July 2016 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 5 1 4
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Contract jobs citing Finance 3 30 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Fife 12.50% 53.57% 14.29%
As % of the General category 42.86% 73.17% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 1
Median daily rate £385 £305 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.43% -18.36%
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £20.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +21.21%
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
7 41 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Fife 29.17% 73.21% 35.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 3
Median daily rate £303 £288 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.03% -34.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £208 £386
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £350 £528
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Median hourly rate - £30.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +172.72%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £22.67 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.55% +3.02%

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
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, 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 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Budget Control
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Project Governance
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Software Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Governance
2 1 (33.33%) Quality Management
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Delivery Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) IT Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) IT Manager
2 1 (33.33%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) PMO Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Software Delivery Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Software Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Budget Control
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Governance
2 1 (33.33%) Project Governance
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Quality Management
2 1 (33.33%) Software Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2 Certification