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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 20 25 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 58.82% 65.79% 42.73%
As % of the General category 76.92% 80.65% 63.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 11 18
Median daily rate £475 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £500 £454
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.65 £20.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+3.25% +21.21%
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
26 31 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 76.47% 81.58% 67.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 13 23
Median daily rate £275 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% -6.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
- +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £30.00 £26.38
% change year-on-year
-31.66% +13.74%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Stirling region citing Finance as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 September 2016.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Finance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Stirling region with a requirement for Finance.

1 23 (38.98%) Linux
2 21 (35.59%) Java
3 19 (32.20%) Banking
4 17 (28.81%) Oracle
5 15 (25.42%) EMC
6 14 (23.73%) ObjectStore
7 11 (18.64%) User Experience
8 10 (16.95%) Oracle Database
9 9 (15.25%) Red Hat
9 9 (15.25%) Perl
9 9 (15.25%) Software Testing
9 9 (15.25%) Selenium
9 9 (15.25%) Oracle Database 11g
10 8 (13.56%) Marketing
10 8 (13.56%) SQL
11 7 (11.86%) HTML
11 7 (11.86%) Windows
11 7 (11.86%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (11.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (10.17%) DevOps
12 6 (10.17%) SDLC
12 6 (10.17%) Infographics
12 6 (10.17%) Service Design
12 6 (10.17%) CMS
12 6 (10.17%) Content Management
12 6 (10.17%) Unix
13 5 (8.47%) Ruby
13 5 (8.47%) Continuous Improvement
14 4 (6.78%) Test Scripting
14 4 (6.78%) Analytical Skills

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (10.17%) CMS
2 1 (1.69%) Apache
2 1 (1.69%) IBM Notes
2 1 (1.69%) IIS
2 1 (1.69%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (1.69%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (1.69%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.69%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (6.78%) Global One
2 2 (3.39%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.69%) FCoE
1 1 (1.69%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (1.69%) Firewall
1 1 (1.69%) HTTP
1 1 (1.69%) iSCSI
1 1 (1.69%) LAN
1 1 (1.69%) Multicast
1 1 (1.69%) NAS
1 1 (1.69%) Network Security
1 1 (1.69%) SAN
1 1 (1.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (23.73%) ObjectStore
2 10 (16.95%) Oracle Database
3 9 (15.25%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (5.08%) SQL Server
4 3 (5.08%) UniData
5 1 (1.69%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.69%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.69%) HBase
5 1 (1.69%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 9 (15.25%) Selenium
2 2 (3.39%) FitNesse
2 2 (3.39%) HP UFT
2 2 (3.39%) ProC
3 1 (1.69%) Axure RP
3 1 (1.69%) SoapUI
General
1 19 (32.20%) Banking
2 8 (13.56%) Marketing
3 4 (6.78%) Legal
3 4 (6.78%) Multimedia
4 2 (3.39%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.39%) Publishing
5 1 (1.69%) International Banking
5 1 (1.69%) Law
Job Titles
1 13 (22.03%) Analyst
2 9 (15.25%) Designer
3 6 (10.17%) Content Editor
3 6 (10.17%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (10.17%) Digital Content Editor
3 6 (10.17%) Digital Editor
3 6 (10.17%) Infrastructure Designer
4 5 (8.47%) Digital Marketing Manager
4 5 (8.47%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 5 (8.47%) Marketing Manager
4 5 (8.47%) Test Analyst
5 4 (6.78%) Content Manager
5 4 (6.78%) Development Officer
5 4 (6.78%) Digital Content Manager
5 4 (6.78%) Project Manager
5 4 (6.78%) Solutions Designer
6 3 (5.08%) Customer Executive
6 3 (5.08%) Customer Service Executive
6 3 (5.08%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 3 (5.08%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.86%) HTML
2 1 (1.69%) Middleware
2 1 (1.69%) Rendezvous
2 1 (1.69%) XML
2 1 (1.69%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.64%) User Experience
2 4 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.78%) Copywriting
3 2 (3.39%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.39%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.39%) Replication
4 1 (1.69%) CMDB
4 1 (1.69%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.69%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.69%) Social Media
4 1 (1.69%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 23 (38.98%) Linux
2 7 (11.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (11.86%) Windows
3 6 (10.17%) Unix
4 1 (1.69%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (15.25%) Software Testing
2 7 (11.86%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (10.17%) Content Management
3 6 (10.17%) DevOps
3 6 (10.17%) Infographics
3 6 (10.17%) SDLC
3 6 (10.17%) Service Design
4 5 (8.47%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (6.78%) Benchmarking
5 4 (6.78%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (6.78%) Test Scripting
6 3 (5.08%) Asset Management
6 3 (5.08%) Process Improvement
6 3 (5.08%) Scrum
6 3 (5.08%) Service Management
6 3 (5.08%) Strategic Planning
7 2 (3.39%) Automated Testing
7 2 (3.39%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (3.39%) Service Delivery
7 2 (3.39%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (35.59%) Java
2 9 (15.25%) Perl
3 8 (13.56%) SQL
4 5 (8.47%) Ruby
5 3 (5.08%) C
6 1 (1.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (1.69%) PMI Certification
1 1 (1.69%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) Solvency II
2 1 (1.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (5.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.39%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.69%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.69%) KVM
3 1 (1.69%) NFS
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.69%) SRDF
3 1 (1.69%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (3.39%) Control-M
Vendors
1 17 (28.81%) Oracle
2 15 (25.42%) EMC
3 9 (15.25%) Red Hat
4 4 (6.78%) SunGard
5 3 (5.08%) VMware
6 2 (3.39%) Adobe
6 2 (3.39%) CA
6 2 (3.39%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (1.69%) Cisco
7 1 (1.69%) DataSynapse
7 1 (1.69%) HP
7 1 (1.69%) IBM
7 1 (1.69%) Informatica
7 1 (1.69%) Intel
7 1 (1.69%) Lotus
7 1 (1.69%) NetApp
7 1 (1.69%) Sybase
7 1 (1.69%) TIBCO