The first table below looks at the demand for Financial Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Financial Analysis over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Scotland region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial Analysis
Rank 123 - 107
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Financial Analysis 3 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.11% - 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% - 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 5
Average daily rate £255 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £255 £323 £350
% change year-on-year
-20.93% -7.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £88.18 - £17.75
Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1912 1658 1855
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 72.15% 70.76% 66.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1021 860 977
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 26 68
Average hourly rate £25.00 £40.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +110.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £10.00 £9.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £180.00 £60.00 £33.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Financial Analysis
UK

Financial Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Financial Analysis across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Financial Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Financial Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Financial Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Financial Analysis
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Financial Analysis 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 Financial Analysis.

1 8 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) CIMA
2 4 (50.00%) Legal
3 3 (37.50%) Project Management
4 2 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (25.00%) Banking
4 2 (25.00%) Front Office
4 2 (25.00%) MS Project
4 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (25.00%) MS Visio
4 2 (25.00%) PMI
4 2 (25.00%) PMP
4 2 (25.00%) PMI Certification
4 2 (25.00%) JIRA
5 1 (12.50%) Change Control
5 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management

Financial Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Financial Analysis 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 Financial Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (25.00%) MS Project
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (25.00%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) Legal
3 2 (25.00%) Banking
3 2 (25.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Financial Analyst
3 3 (37.50%) Project Officer
4 2 (25.00%) Project Management Officer
5 1 (12.50%) PMO Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Project Support Officer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) Change Control
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
2 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) CIMA
2 2 (25.00%) PMP
2 2 (25.00%) PMI Certification
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Rate: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: 6 days ago