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 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Financial
Scotland / Stirling
Rank 1 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 14 23 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 53.85% 43.40% 36.36%
As % of the General category 100.00% 62.16% 52.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 18 20
Median daily rate £475 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £274 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £462 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £10.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £27.17 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+10.43% +64.63%

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
14 37 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 53.85% 69.81% 69.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 20 33
Median daily rate £475 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £301 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £490 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £10.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £32.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-23.66% +45.55%

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 19 February 2017.

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 19 February 2017, 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 11 (34.38%) JavaScript
1 11 (34.38%) Adobe
2 10 (31.25%) HTML
2 10 (31.25%) CSS
2 10 (31.25%) User Experience
3 9 (28.13%) Front End Development
4 5 (15.63%) HTML5
4 5 (15.63%) CSS3
4 5 (15.63%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (15.63%) Typography
4 5 (15.63%) Iconography
4 5 (15.63%) Wireframes
4 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (15.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 5 (15.63%) Zurb Foundation
5 4 (12.50%) Photoshop
5 4 (12.50%) CMS
5 4 (12.50%) Web Design
5 4 (12.50%) Subversion
5 4 (12.50%) Content Management
5 4 (12.50%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (12.50%) Smartphone
5 4 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (12.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 4 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (12.50%) Mobile First
5 4 (12.50%) Service Design
5 4 (12.50%) PhoneGap
5 4 (12.50%) Process Improvement
5 4 (12.50%) Rapid Prototyping

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 4 (12.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 4 (12.50%) CMS
2 1 (3.13%) FileNet
Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (12.50%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (12.50%) Photoshop
3 1 (3.13%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Sonata
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
1 1 (3.13%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 4 (12.50%) Subversion
2 2 (6.25%) Axure RP
General
1 3 (9.38%) Marketing
1 3 (9.38%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.13%) Legal
2 1 (3.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (28.13%) Analyst
2 6 (18.75%) Business Analyst
2 6 (18.75%) Designer
3 5 (15.63%) Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Procurement Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 1 (3.13%) Pensions Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Pensions Business Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Publishing Consultant
7 1 (3.13%) Supplier Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Technology Consultant
7 1 (3.13%) Transformation Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Windows Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (31.25%) CSS
1 10 (31.25%) HTML
2 5 (15.63%) CSS3
2 5 (15.63%) HTML5
2 5 (15.63%) Zurb Foundation
3 4 (12.50%) PhoneGap
3 4 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (3.13%) DOM
4 1 (3.13%) J2EE
4 1 (3.13%) JSON
4 1 (3.13%) REST
4 1 (3.13%) Web Services
4 1 (3.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (31.25%) User Experience
2 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (12.50%) Smartphone
4 3 (9.38%) Replication
5 2 (6.25%) Motion Graphics
6 1 (3.13%) Data Integration
6 1 (3.13%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Linux
2 1 (3.13%) Mac OS
2 1 (3.13%) Unix
2 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) Front End Development
2 5 (15.63%) Iconography
2 5 (15.63%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (15.63%) Typography
2 5 (15.63%) Wireframes
3 4 (12.50%) Content Management
3 4 (12.50%) Enterprise Content Management
3 4 (12.50%) Mobile First
3 4 (12.50%) Process Improvement
3 4 (12.50%) Rapid Prototyping
3 4 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
3 4 (12.50%) Service Design
3 4 (12.50%) Web Design
4 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (9.38%) Analytics
4 3 (9.38%) Asset Management
4 3 (9.38%) Six Sigma
4 3 (9.38%) Workflow
5 2 (6.25%) DevOps
5 2 (6.25%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 11 (34.38%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.13%) AppleScript
2 1 (3.13%) Java
2 1 (3.13%) PHP
Vendors
1 11 (34.38%) Adobe
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle
3 1 (3.13%) IBM
3 1 (3.13%) Informatica
3 1 (3.13%) Twitter