The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Renfrewshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 4 - 10
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 36 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 29.27% - 8.70%
As % of the General category 94.74% - 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
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£270 - £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
- +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.83 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+38.36% -5.71%
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 Renfrewshire region.

General Category
Renfrewshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
38 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 30.89% 3.97% 13.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 2
Average daily rate £265 £298 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.92% -32.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £124 £233 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £325 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £385
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £23.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+19.56% +4.54%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Finance across the Renfrewshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

Finance
Contract Job Locations in Renfrewshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 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
Paisley - 34 £350 -
Erskine - 2 £268 -
Finance
Scotland

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 (81.25%) Data Centre
2 9 (18.75%) Service Management
2 9 (18.75%) Project Management
2 9 (18.75%) Change Control
3 8 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 8 (16.67%) Law
3 8 (16.67%) Migration
4 7 (14.58%) Oracle
5 6 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 6 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (10.42%) Banking
6 5 (10.42%) MS Excel
6 5 (10.42%) ITIL
6 5 (10.42%) UNIX
7 4 (8.33%) PRINCE2
7 4 (8.33%) MS Office
7 4 (8.33%) Java
7 4 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (8.33%) Management Information System
7 4 (8.33%) Manual Testing
7 4 (8.33%) ServiceNow
8 3 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (6.25%) SC Cleared
8 3 (6.25%) Security Cleared
8 3 (6.25%) Git (software)
8 3 (6.25%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 3 (6.25%) Veritas File System
8 3 (6.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 3 (6.25%) Subversion
8 3 (6.25%) Release Management

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.17%) MS Project Server
3 1 (2.08%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (2.08%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.08%) CMS
3 1 (2.08%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (10.42%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.33%) MS Office
3 2 (4.17%) MS Project
4 1 (2.08%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) Google Analytics
1 1 (2.08%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Subversion
1 3 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.17%) ClearCase
3 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 8 (16.67%) Law
2 5 (10.42%) Banking
3 1 (2.08%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (29.17%) Project Manager
1 14 (29.17%) Analyst
2 6 (12.50%) Business Analyst
2 6 (12.50%) Financial Business Analyst
2 6 (12.50%) Financial Services Business Analyst
3 4 (8.33%) Tester
3 4 (8.33%) Junior
3 4 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
4 3 (6.25%) Development Manager
4 3 (6.25%) Programme Manager
4 3 (6.25%) Technical Manager
4 3 (6.25%) Development Project Manager
4 3 (6.25%) Release Manager
4 3 (6.25%) Project Analyst
4 3 (6.25%) Junior Business Analyst
4 3 (6.25%) PMO Analyst
4 3 (6.25%) Junior Analyst
5 2 (4.17%) Financial Analyst
5 2 (4.17%) Digital Project Manager
5 2 (4.17%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.25%) .NET
2 1 (2.08%) CSS
2 1 (2.08%) Ajax
2 1 (2.08%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (2.08%) jQuery
2 1 (2.08%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 39 (81.25%) Data Centre
2 4 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.25%) Clustering
3 3 (6.25%) PMI
3 3 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.17%) Mainframe
4 2 (4.17%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.08%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.42%) UNIX
2 3 (6.25%) Solaris
3 2 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.75%) Project Management
1 9 (18.75%) Service Management
1 9 (18.75%) Change Control
2 8 (16.67%) Migration
3 6 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (10.42%) ITIL
5 4 (8.33%) PRINCE2
5 4 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (8.33%) Manual Testing
6 3 (6.25%) Risk Management
6 3 (6.25%) Release Management
7 2 (4.17%) Test Management
7 2 (4.17%) Use Case
7 2 (4.17%) ITIL V3
7 2 (4.17%) Agile Project Management
7 2 (4.17%) Critical Success Factor
7 2 (4.17%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 2 (4.17%) System Integration Testing
7 2 (4.17%) Target Operating Model
7 2 (4.17%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.33%) Java
2 2 (4.17%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.08%) SQL
3 1 (2.08%) VBA
3 1 (2.08%) Ruby
3 1 (2.08%) CoffeeScript
3 1 (2.08%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (6.25%) PMI Certification
1 3 (6.25%) Degree
1 3 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 3 (6.25%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.17%) ISEB
2 2 (4.17%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.25%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 3 (6.25%) Veritas File System
2 3 (6.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (2.08%) ClearTrust
Vendors
1 7 (14.58%) Oracle
2 6 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.33%) ServiceNow
4 3 (6.25%) Veritas
5 1 (2.08%) Cadence
5 1 (2.08%) Google
5 1 (2.08%) Sitecore
5 1 (2.08%) HP