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 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 9 19 10
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -9
Contract jobs citing Finance 17 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 15.60% 4.11% 11.36%
As % of the General category 80.95% 75.00% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
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£383 £225 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+70.20% -47.05%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.20 £20.25
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -20.00%
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
21 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 19.27% 5.48% 22.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 6
Average daily rate £368 £325 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.07% -23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £245 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £386 £405 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £22.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+9.89% -9.00%

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 6 March 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 +2 14 - -
Renfrew - - - - 1
Finance
Scotland

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 7 (26.92%) Law
1 7 (26.92%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (23.08%) Management Information System
2 6 (23.08%) Project Management
3 5 (19.23%) Oracle
3 5 (19.23%) ITIL
3 5 (19.23%) SharePoint
3 5 (19.23%) Risk Management
4 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
4 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
4 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
4 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (11.54%) VCP4
5 3 (11.54%) Coaching
5 3 (11.54%) Lync
5 3 (11.54%) Project Planning
5 3 (11.54%) Degree
5 3 (11.54%) PMP
5 3 (11.54%) PMI Certification
5 3 (11.54%) PRINCE
5 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
5 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
5 3 (11.54%) Change Management
5 3 (11.54%) Economics
6 2 (7.69%) Programme Management
6 2 (7.69%) Service Management
6 2 (7.69%) Workflow
6 2 (7.69%) MS Project
6 2 (7.69%) Windows
6 2 (7.69%) C#

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 5 (19.23%) SharePoint
2 3 (11.54%) Lync
3 2 (7.69%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (7.69%) MS Project Server
3 2 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.69%) MS Project
2 2 (7.69%) InfoPath
3 1 (3.85%) MS Office
3 1 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (26.92%) Law
2 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Project Manager
2 6 (23.08%) Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Programme Manager
4 3 (11.54%) Business Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Applications Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Administrator
5 2 (7.69%) Data Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Management Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Financial Business Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Data Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Voice Project Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Senior PMO Manager
6 1 (3.85%) PMO Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) PMO Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Risk Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Management Information System
2 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (11.54%) Economics
4 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (23.08%) Project Management
3 5 (19.23%) ITIL
3 5 (19.23%) Risk Management
4 3 (11.54%) Change Management
4 3 (11.54%) PRINCE
4 3 (11.54%) Coaching
4 3 (11.54%) Project Planning
5 2 (7.69%) Service Management
5 2 (7.69%) Workflow
5 2 (7.69%) Programme Management
6 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.85%) TOGAF
6 1 (3.85%) Data Analysis
6 1 (3.85%) Logistics
6 1 (3.85%) Migration
6 1 (3.85%) ITSM
6 1 (3.85%) Process Management
6 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.85%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) C#
1 2 (7.69%) SQL
1 2 (7.69%) VBA
2 1 (3.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
1 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 3 (11.54%) VCP4
2 3 (11.54%) PMP
2 3 (11.54%) PMI Certification
2 3 (11.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Oracle
2 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.69%) HP
3 2 (7.69%) EMC
3 2 (7.69%) Citrix
4 1 (3.85%) Avaya
4 1 (3.85%) Serena
4 1 (3.85%) FrontRange
4 1 (3.85%) ServiceNow
4 1 (3.85%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (3.85%) SAP
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco