The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 4 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 84 226 243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 15.88% 28.72% 33.06%
As % of the General category 55.26% 73.14% 79.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 135 113
Median daily rate £390 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £240 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £475 £459
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £401 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.86% +0.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Median hourly rate £32.00 £33.71 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.07% +3.72%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +33.33%
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 Glasgow region.

General Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
152 309 304
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 28.73% 39.26% 41.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 171 136
Median daily rate £390 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £150 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £479
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 2
Median hourly rate £32.00 £16.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+93.93% +3.12%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £28.69 £24.50
% change year-on-year
-14.60% +17.10%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Finance.

1 76 (30.89%) Java
2 61 (24.80%) Unix
3 58 (23.58%) Linux
4 55 (22.36%) Agile Software Development
5 54 (21.95%) SQL
6 50 (20.33%) Banking
7 40 (16.26%) Spring
8 37 (15.04%) Perl
9 33 (13.41%) Analytical Skills
10 32 (13.01%) Oracle
11 30 (12.20%) Sybase
11 30 (12.20%) DB2
11 30 (12.20%) OO
12 27 (10.98%) Relational Database
13 24 (9.76%) RDBMS
14 23 (9.35%) J2EE
15 22 (8.94%) OOD
16 21 (8.54%) HTML
17 20 (8.13%) Law
17 20 (8.13%) JMS
17 20 (8.13%) Windows
18 19 (7.72%) JUnit
18 19 (7.72%) Stakeholder Management
18 19 (7.72%) User Acceptance Testing
18 19 (7.72%) SDLC
19 18 (7.32%) User Experience
19 18 (7.32%) HTML5
19 18 (7.32%) Analytics
19 18 (7.32%) Project Management
20 17 (6.91%) IBM

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 13 (5.28%) JBoss
2 12 (4.88%) WebSphere
3 6 (2.44%) Apache
3 6 (2.44%) Oracle Workflow
3 6 (2.44%) Tomcat
4 5 (2.03%) CICS
4 5 (2.03%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (1.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (1.22%) Apache Spark
6 3 (1.22%) IBM HTTP Server
7 2 (0.81%) WebSphere Portal
8 1 (0.41%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.41%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.41%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.41%) Oracle 10gAS
8 1 (0.41%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (0.41%) PowerExchange
8 1 (0.41%) SAS
8 1 (0.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (3.66%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.44%) MS Office
3 5 (2.03%) MS Project
4 3 (1.22%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.81%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.81%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (2.44%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (1.63%) Unit4 Business World
3 3 (1.22%) SAP MDM
3 3 (1.22%) Summit
4 2 (0.81%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.03%) Office 365
2 3 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (6.10%) Firewall
1 15 (6.10%) Internet
2 12 (4.88%) HTTPS
2 12 (4.88%) SSL
3 7 (2.85%) LDAP
4 4 (1.63%) DNS
5 3 (1.22%) Network Security
6 2 (0.81%) HTTP
6 2 (0.81%) LAN
7 1 (0.41%) Intranet
7 1 (0.41%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.41%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.41%) WAN
7 1 (0.41%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (12.20%) DB2
2 27 (10.98%) Relational Database
3 24 (9.76%) RDBMS
4 17 (6.91%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (3.25%) NoSQL
6 7 (2.85%) Big Data
6 7 (2.85%) Hadoop
7 6 (2.44%) MarkLogic
8 5 (2.03%) MongoDB
8 5 (2.03%) SQL Server
9 4 (1.63%) Apache Hive
10 3 (1.22%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (1.22%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.22%) KDB
10 3 (1.22%) Kdb+
10 3 (1.22%) Oracle Database
10 3 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.81%) BODI
12 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (7.72%) JUnit
2 10 (4.07%) Jenkins
3 7 (2.85%) JIRA
3 7 (2.85%) Maven
4 6 (2.44%) Git (software)
4 6 (2.44%) LoadRunner
5 5 (2.03%) Axure RP
5 5 (2.03%) Cucumber
6 4 (1.63%) Grunt
6 4 (1.63%) Jasmine
6 4 (1.63%) Karma Test Runner
7 3 (1.22%) JSUnit
7 3 (1.22%) Selenium
7 3 (1.22%) Subversion
7 3 (1.22%) WebDriver
8 2 (0.81%) Ant
8 2 (0.81%) Apache Ivy
8 2 (0.81%) Gradle
9 1 (0.41%) ERwin
9 1 (0.41%) Rational DOORS
General
1 50 (20.33%) Banking
2 20 (8.13%) Law
3 10 (4.07%) Retail
4 9 (3.66%) Front Office
5 8 (3.25%) Manufacturing
6 6 (2.44%) Publishing
7 5 (2.03%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.81%) Advertising
8 2 (0.81%) Marketing
8 2 (0.81%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.81%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.41%) Billing
9 1 (0.41%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.41%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.41%) Legal
9 1 (0.41%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 72 (29.27%) Developer
2 38 (15.45%) Java Developer
3 31 (12.60%) Analyst
4 26 (10.57%) Consultant
5 22 (8.94%) Project Manager
6 21 (8.54%) Security Engineer
7 16 (6.50%) Architect
7 16 (6.50%) Security Consultant
8 13 (5.28%) Designer
9 12 (4.88%) Business Analyst
10 10 (4.07%) C++ Developer
11 9 (3.66%) Applications Support
11 9 (3.66%) JavaScript Developer
12 8 (3.25%) Technical Specialist
13 7 (2.85%) UX Designer
14 5 (2.03%) Performance Tester
14 5 (2.03%) Scrum Master
14 5 (2.03%) Tester
15 4 (1.63%) IT Manager
15 4 (1.63%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (16.26%) Spring
2 23 (9.35%) J2EE
3 21 (8.54%) HTML
4 20 (8.13%) JMS
5 18 (7.32%) HTML5
6 17 (6.91%) J2SE
7 15 (6.10%) AngularJS
8 14 (5.69%) Hibernate
9 12 (4.88%) CSS
10 10 (4.07%) XML
11 8 (3.25%) JSP
11 8 (3.25%) REST
11 8 (3.25%) Servlets
12 7 (2.85%) Drools
12 7 (2.85%) JSON
13 6 (2.44%) Apache Commons
13 6 (2.44%) Ext JS
13 6 (2.44%) jBPM
13 6 (2.44%) Node.js
14 5 (2.03%) React
Miscellaneous
1 33 (13.41%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (7.32%) User Experience
3 17 (6.91%) Enterprise Software
4 16 (6.50%) Data Centre
5 9 (3.66%) DataPower
6 8 (3.25%) Equity Derivative
7 7 (2.85%) Computer Science
8 5 (2.03%) Derivative
8 5 (2.03%) Mainframe
8 5 (2.03%) Private Cloud
8 5 (2.03%) Smartphone
9 4 (1.63%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.63%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.81%) Copywriting
10 2 (0.81%) Fixed Income
10 2 (0.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (0.81%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.81%) Social Media
10 2 (0.81%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.41%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 61 (24.80%) Unix
2 58 (23.58%) Linux
3 20 (8.13%) Windows
4 9 (3.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (2.44%) AIX
5 6 (2.44%) Solaris
6 5 (2.03%) Windows 10
7 3 (1.22%) Android
8 2 (0.81%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.81%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.41%) MVS
9 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.41%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (22.36%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (12.20%) OO
3 22 (8.94%) OOD
4 19 (7.72%) SDLC
4 19 (7.72%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (7.72%) User Acceptance Testing
5 18 (7.32%) Analytics
5 18 (7.32%) Project Management
6 17 (6.91%) Multithreading
7 15 (6.10%) Information Security
8 14 (5.69%) Software Engineering
9 12 (4.88%) Continuous Improvement
9 12 (4.88%) Open Source
9 12 (4.88%) Performance Tuning
10 10 (4.07%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (4.07%) Data Modelling
11 9 (3.66%) Migration
11 9 (3.66%) Risk Management
11 9 (3.66%) SOA
11 9 (3.66%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 76 (30.89%) Java
2 54 (21.95%) SQL
3 37 (15.04%) Perl
4 15 (6.10%) JavaScript
5 14 (5.69%) Shell Script
6 12 (4.88%) C#
6 12 (4.88%) PowerShell
7 11 (4.47%) C++
7 11 (4.47%) Python
8 9 (3.66%) VBScript
9 6 (2.44%) C
10 2 (0.81%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.81%) COBOL
10 2 (0.81%) JCL
10 2 (0.81%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.81%) Scala
10 2 (0.81%) VBA
11 1 (0.41%) Assembly Language
11 1 (0.41%) Korn
11 1 (0.41%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (4.47%) Degree
2 8 (3.25%) CISSP
3 6 (2.44%) ISEB
4 5 (2.03%) CGEIT
4 5 (2.03%) CISA
4 5 (2.03%) CRISC
4 5 (2.03%) SANS
4 5 (2.03%) Security Cleared
5 4 (1.63%) ISTQB
6 3 (1.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.81%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.41%) CISM
8 1 (0.41%) MOS
8 1 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.85%) Data Quality
2 5 (2.03%) QA
2 5 (2.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (1.22%) Actionable Recommendations
4 2 (0.81%) COBIT
4 2 (0.81%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.41%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.41%) MiFID
5 1 (0.41%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (3.25%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.03%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 3 (1.22%) Docker
4 1 (0.41%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.41%) IAG
4 1 (0.41%) PowerHA
4 1 (0.41%) RACF
4 1 (0.41%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.41%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (3.25%) Norton AntiVirus
2 7 (2.85%) SCCM
3 5 (2.03%) Tivoli
3 5 (2.03%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 4 (1.63%) Ansible
4 4 (1.63%) ArcSight ESM
4 4 (1.63%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (1.63%) Puppet
4 4 (1.63%) QRadar
5 3 (1.22%) BMC PATROL
5 3 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (1.22%) RSA Security Analytics
6 1 (0.41%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.41%) logstash
6 1 (0.41%) OpenView
6 1 (0.41%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.41%) RSA Archer
6 1 (0.41%) SCOM
6 1 (0.41%) WSUS
Vendors
1 32 (13.01%) Oracle
2 30 (12.20%) Sybase
3 17 (6.91%) IBM
4 15 (6.10%) Symantec
5 13 (5.28%) Microsoft
6 10 (4.07%) Qualys
6 10 (4.07%) Red Hat
7 7 (2.85%) SAP
8 6 (2.44%) CA
9 5 (2.03%) HP
10 4 (1.63%) ArcSight
10 4 (1.63%) MapR
10 4 (1.63%) Siebel
10 4 (1.63%) Splunk
11 3 (1.22%) Cisco
11 3 (1.22%) NetWitness
11 3 (1.22%) Palo Alto
11 3 (1.22%) Sourcefire
11 3 (1.22%) SunGard
12 2 (0.81%) Informatica
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