The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 2 1 8
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Contract jobs citing Finance 30 14 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 30.93% 38.89% 12.90%
As % of the General category 44.78% 58.33% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 7 3
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£400 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £302 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £495 £379
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 £16.50 £16.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
- -19.51%
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 Stirling region.

General Category
Stirling
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
67 24 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 69.07% 66.67% 38.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 9 8
Average daily rate £400 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £330 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £14.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £24.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -6.79%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

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

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in Stirling

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Stirling region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in Stirling

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Stirling

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

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Stirling

Finance
Contract Job Locations in Stirling

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Stirling region over the 3 months to 27 February 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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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
Stirlingshire - - - - 5
Finance
Scotland

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Stirling 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 17 (26.98%) Banking
2 13 (20.63%) Java
3 10 (15.87%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (15.87%) SQL
3 10 (15.87%) Oracle
3 10 (15.87%) MS Excel
4 9 (14.29%) Project Management
5 8 (12.70%) Microsoft
5 8 (12.70%) MS Office
5 8 (12.70%) FileNet
5 8 (12.70%) Document Management
6 7 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (11.11%) J2EE
6 7 (11.11%) SharePoint
6 7 (11.11%) Spring
6 7 (11.11%) Business Analysis
7 6 (9.52%) Windows
7 6 (9.52%) PRINCE2
8 5 (7.94%) Web Services
8 5 (7.94%) JavaScript
8 5 (7.94%) MS Project
8 5 (7.94%) HP
8 5 (7.94%) PMI Certification
8 5 (7.94%) Workflow
8 5 (7.94%) Java EE
8 5 (7.94%) Degree
8 5 (7.94%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (7.94%) Release Management
8 5 (7.94%) Reference Data
8 5 (7.94%) Analytical Skills

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Stirling 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 8 (12.70%) FileNet
2 7 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 4 (6.35%) WebSphere
4 3 (4.76%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.59%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.59%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.59%) CMS
5 1 (1.59%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 10 (15.87%) MS Excel
2 8 (12.70%) MS Office
3 5 (7.94%) MS Project
4 4 (6.35%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (4.76%) Adobe Captivate
6 1 (1.59%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.35%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.17%) MS Access
2 2 (3.17%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.17%) DTS
2 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (3.17%) Oracle Database
2 2 (3.17%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.59%) QlikView
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.59%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (1.59%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 4 (6.35%) Eclipse
2 3 (4.76%) Maven
3 2 (3.17%) JIRA
3 2 (3.17%) TestComplete
3 2 (3.17%) Build Forge
3 2 (3.17%) Toad
3 2 (3.17%) ClearCase
4 1 (1.59%) Rational Rose
4 1 (1.59%) Ant
4 1 (1.59%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (1.59%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.59%) Subversion
General
1 17 (26.98%) Banking
2 3 (4.76%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.59%) Retail Banking
3 1 (1.59%) Marketing
3 1 (1.59%) Retail
3 1 (1.59%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.59%) Front Office
3 1 (1.59%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 16 (25.40%) Developer
2 12 (19.05%) Java Developer
3 10 (15.87%) Analyst
4 5 (7.94%) Test Manager
4 5 (7.94%) Project Manager
4 5 (7.94%) Consultant
5 4 (6.35%) Trainer
5 4 (6.35%) Business Analyst
6 3 (4.76%) Release Manager
6 3 (4.76%) Data Analyst
7 2 (3.17%) Performance Tester
7 2 (3.17%) Information Security Consultant
7 2 (3.17%) Tester
7 2 (3.17%) Security Consultant
7 2 (3.17%) Configuration Manager
7 2 (3.17%) Administrator
7 2 (3.17%) Designer
7 2 (3.17%) Access Developer
7 2 (3.17%) Risk Consultant
7 2 (3.17%) FileNet Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.11%) J2EE
1 7 (11.11%) Spring
2 5 (7.94%) Java EE
2 5 (7.94%) Web Services
3 4 (6.35%) HTML
3 4 (6.35%) Hibernate
4 2 (3.17%) ODBC
4 2 (3.17%) XML
4 2 (3.17%) JSP
4 2 (3.17%) Apache Flex
5 1 (1.59%) jQuery
5 1 (1.59%) HTML5
5 1 (1.59%) REST
5 1 (1.59%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.59%) Spring MVC
5 1 (1.59%) Struts
5 1 (1.59%) XSLT
5 1 (1.59%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.94%) Reference Data
1 5 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.35%) PMI
2 4 (6.35%) Management Information System
2 4 (6.35%) E-Learning
3 3 (4.76%) Fixed Income
3 3 (4.76%) Data Integration
4 2 (3.17%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.17%) Mainframe
4 2 (3.17%) CESG
4 2 (3.17%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.59%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (1.59%) Derivative
5 1 (1.59%) Open Source
5 1 (1.59%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.52%) Windows
2 3 (4.76%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (15.87%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (14.29%) Project Management
3 8 (12.70%) Document Management
4 7 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (11.11%) Business Analysis
5 6 (9.52%) PRINCE2
6 5 (7.94%) Workflow
6 5 (7.94%) Release Management
6 5 (7.94%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (6.35%) Risk Management
7 4 (6.35%) OO
7 4 (6.35%) Service Management
8 3 (4.76%) Data Modelling
8 3 (4.76%) Asset Management
8 3 (4.76%) Performance Testing
8 3 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (4.76%) Waterfall
9 2 (3.17%) Capacity Planning
9 2 (3.17%) Analytics
9 2 (3.17%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 13 (20.63%) Java
2 10 (15.87%) SQL
3 5 (7.94%) JavaScript
4 4 (6.35%) PL/SQL
5 3 (4.76%) VBA
6 2 (3.17%) C
6 2 (3.17%) Perl
6 2 (3.17%) VB
7 1 (1.59%) Python
7 1 (1.59%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (7.94%) PMI Certification
1 5 (7.94%) Degree
2 4 (6.35%) PMP
3 3 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (3.17%) CISSP
4 2 (3.17%) CISM
4 2 (3.17%) MBA
5 1 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.59%) VCP4
5 1 (1.59%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) SLA
1 1 (1.59%) MiFID
System Software
1 4 (6.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (3.17%) Control-M
2 2 (3.17%) CA Endevor
3 1 (1.59%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 10 (15.87%) Oracle
2 8 (12.70%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.94%) HP
4 3 (4.76%) Adobe
4 3 (4.76%) Sybase
5 2 (3.17%) CA
5 2 (3.17%) IBM
5 2 (3.17%) Remedy
6 1 (1.59%) Informatica
6 1 (1.59%) Lotus
6 1 (1.59%) Cognos
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