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 3 July 2015 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 2 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Contract jobs citing Finance 29 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Fife 49.15% 18.75% 18.75%
As % of the General category 72.50% 75.00% 46.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 4
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£282 £349 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.39% -14.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £330 £344
10% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £368 £491
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £396 £383
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +3.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +6.06%
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
40 4 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Fife 67.80% 25.00% 40.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 9
Average daily rate £288 £326 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.52% -1.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £326 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £462 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £380
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.75 £23.21
% change year-on-year
-1.09% -1.98%

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 3 July 2015. 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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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 0 29 £282 -13.51%
Finance
Scotland

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 39 (84.78%) Data Centre
2 13 (28.26%) Law
3 9 (19.57%) Oracle
3 9 (19.57%) Migration
4 8 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (17.39%) Active Directory
4 8 (17.39%) Change Control
5 6 (13.04%) .NET
5 6 (13.04%) Java
6 5 (10.87%) UNIX
6 5 (10.87%) Risk Management
6 5 (10.87%) Banking
7 4 (8.70%) Systems Analysis
7 4 (8.70%) Windows
7 4 (8.70%) SQL
7 4 (8.70%) ITIL
7 4 (8.70%) Project Management
7 4 (8.70%) Service Management
7 4 (8.70%) Clustering
8 3 (6.52%) Veritas
8 3 (6.52%) Microsoft
8 3 (6.52%) Solaris
8 3 (6.52%) SharePoint
8 3 (6.52%) Test Management
8 3 (6.52%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 3 (6.52%) Veritas File System
8 3 (6.52%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 3 (6.52%) Lync
9 2 (4.35%) ServiceNow
9 2 (4.35%) Coaching

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Fife by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.52%) SharePoint
1 3 (6.52%) Lync
2 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.17%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) MS Office
2 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.17%) RDBMS
1 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) ClearCase
1 1 (2.17%) Subversion
1 1 (2.17%) Git (software)
General
1 13 (28.26%) Law
2 5 (10.87%) Banking
3 1 (2.17%) Retail
3 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 21 (45.65%) Analyst
2 13 (28.26%) Project Manager
3 12 (26.09%) Business Analyst
4 11 (23.91%) Financial Business Analyst
4 11 (23.91%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 8 (17.39%) Systems Analyst
6 6 (13.04%) Programme Manager
7 5 (10.87%) Junior
8 4 (8.70%) Junior Analyst
9 3 (6.52%) PMO Analyst
9 3 (6.52%) Administrator
9 3 (6.52%) Development Project Manager
9 3 (6.52%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 3 (6.52%) Development Manager
9 3 (6.52%) Junior Business Analyst
9 3 (6.52%) Infrastructure Manager
10 2 (4.35%) Solaris Systems Administrator
10 2 (4.35%) Data Manager
10 2 (4.35%) Consultant
10 2 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.04%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 39 (84.78%) Data Centre
2 4 (8.70%) Clustering
3 2 (4.35%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.17%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.87%) UNIX
2 4 (8.70%) Windows
3 3 (6.52%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (19.57%) Migration
2 8 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (17.39%) Change Control
3 5 (10.87%) Risk Management
4 4 (8.70%) ITIL
4 4 (8.70%) Project Management
4 4 (8.70%) Service Management
4 4 (8.70%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (6.52%) Test Management
6 2 (4.35%) Business Continuity
6 2 (4.35%) PRINCE2
6 2 (4.35%) Coaching
6 2 (4.35%) Critical Success Factor
6 2 (4.35%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 2 (4.35%) System Integration Testing
7 1 (2.17%) Target Operating Model
7 1 (2.17%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.17%) Test Strategy
7 1 (2.17%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (2.17%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.04%) Java
2 4 (8.70%) SQL
3 1 (2.17%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (4.35%) ISEB
2 1 (2.17%) Degree
2 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (2.17%) COBIT
System Software
1 8 (17.39%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.52%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 3 (6.52%) Veritas File System
2 3 (6.52%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (2.17%) Firmware
3 1 (2.17%) ClearTrust
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (19.57%) Oracle
2 3 (6.52%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.52%) Veritas
3 2 (4.35%) EMC
3 2 (4.35%) Citrix
3 2 (4.35%) ServiceNow
4 1 (2.17%) Avaya
4 1 (2.17%) FrontRange
4 1 (2.17%) HP
4 1 (2.17%) Cisco
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Hydrogen Group
Rate: £250.00 - £290.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago