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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 34 19 14
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -5
Contract jobs citing Finance 7 16 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 4.19% 11.43% 7.84%
As % of the General category 87.50% 84.21% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 1
Average daily rate £484 £420 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.17% +86.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+66.66% +10.00%
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
8 19 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 4.79% 13.57% 7.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 1
Average daily rate £400 £398 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.39% +77.08%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +18.18%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram 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 8 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Erskine -5 4 £484 +11.20%
Paisley -2 3 - -
Finance
Scotland

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 24 (72.73%) Data Centre
2 11 (33.33%) Service Management
2 11 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (24.24%) Manual Testing
4 7 (21.21%) Change Control
4 7 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (18.18%) Migration
6 5 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (15.15%) MS Office
6 5 (15.15%) MS Excel
7 4 (12.12%) Oracle
7 4 (12.12%) Banking
7 4 (12.12%) Business Analysis
7 4 (12.12%) Law
7 4 (12.12%) Degree
8 3 (9.09%) Firewall
8 3 (9.09%) Management Information System
8 3 (9.09%) Risk Management
8 3 (9.09%) Cisco
8 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
8 3 (9.09%) Six Sigma
8 3 (9.09%) Project Management
8 3 (9.09%) JavaScript
8 3 (9.09%) LAN
8 3 (9.09%) WAN
8 3 (9.09%) SC Cleared
8 3 (9.09%) Security Cleared
8 3 (9.09%) Lean Six Sigma
9 2 (6.06%) jQuery
9 2 (6.06%) Time Management

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 1 (3.03%) CMS
1 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.03%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 5 (15.15%) MS Excel
1 5 (15.15%) MS Office
2 1 (3.03%) AutoCAD
2 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Google Analytics
1 1 (3.03%) Office 365
1 1 (3.03%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) Firewall
1 3 (9.09%) LAN
1 3 (9.09%) WAN
2 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.03%) VPN
General
1 4 (12.12%) Banking
1 4 (12.12%) Law
2 2 (6.06%) Retail
2 2 (6.06%) Retail Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (24.24%) Project Manager
1 8 (24.24%) Tester
2 5 (15.15%) Financial Services Project Manager
3 4 (12.12%) Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Cisco Project Manager
4 3 (9.09%) Developer
4 3 (9.09%) Financial Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Network Manager
4 3 (9.09%) Network Project Manager
4 3 (9.09%) Network Services Manager
4 3 (9.09%) PMO Manager
4 3 (9.09%) Service Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Digital Project Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Services Project Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Resource Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Coordinator
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) jQuery
1 2 (6.06%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (3.03%) Ajax
2 1 (3.03%) CSS
2 1 (3.03%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (72.73%) Data Centre
2 7 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (9.09%) Management Information System
4 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (33.33%) Service Management
2 8 (24.24%) Manual Testing
3 7 (21.21%) Change Control
4 6 (18.18%) Migration
5 5 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (12.12%) Business Analysis
7 3 (9.09%) Lean Six Sigma
7 3 (9.09%) Project Management
7 3 (9.09%) Risk Management
7 3 (9.09%) Six Sigma
8 2 (6.06%) Agile Project Management
8 2 (6.06%) Business Development
8 2 (6.06%) CRM
8 2 (6.06%) Dependency Management
8 2 (6.06%) ITIL
8 2 (6.06%) Project Planning
8 2 (6.06%) Resource Management
8 2 (6.06%) Service Delivery
8 2 (6.06%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.09%) JavaScript
2 2 (6.06%) CoffeeScript
2 2 (6.06%) Java
2 2 (6.06%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) Degree
2 3 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 3 (9.09%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.03%) CCNA
3 1 (3.03%) CCNP
3 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (3.03%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (12.12%) Oracle
2 3 (9.09%) Cisco
2 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.06%) ServiceNow
4 1 (3.03%) Google
4 1 (3.03%) HP
4 1 (3.03%) Sitecore