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 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs citing Finance 32 56 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 41.56% 57.73% 38.60%
As % of the General category 61.54% 77.78% 53.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 20 12
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£450 £363 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.13% +20.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £220 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+18.18% +3.12%
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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
52 72 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 67.53% 74.23% 71.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 21 24
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £243 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £383 £388
% change year-on-year
+3.92% -1.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £27.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +37.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

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 July 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 27 July 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%) Project Management
2 16 (25.40%) Java
2 16 (25.40%) Banking
3 12 (19.05%) PRINCE2
4 11 (17.46%) Microsoft
4 11 (17.46%) PMI Certification
5 10 (15.87%) PMP
5 10 (15.87%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (15.87%) Hibernate
5 10 (15.87%) Spring
5 10 (15.87%) Investment Banking
5 10 (15.87%) MS PowerPoint
6 9 (14.29%) MS Excel
6 9 (14.29%) JMS
6 9 (14.29%) SQL
6 9 (14.29%) JPA
7 8 (12.70%) Portfolio Management
7 8 (12.70%) Web Services
8 7 (11.11%) PMI
8 7 (11.11%) SharePoint
8 7 (11.11%) Asset Management
9 6 (9.52%) RDBMS
9 6 (9.52%) Oracle
9 6 (9.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 6 (9.52%) Relational Database
10 5 (7.94%) Spring Integration
10 5 (7.94%) Service Management
10 5 (7.94%) PL/SQL
10 5 (7.94%) MS Project
10 5 (7.94%) Agile Software Development

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 7 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.59%) SAS
2 1 (1.59%) FileNet
Applications
1 10 (15.87%) MS PowerPoint
2 9 (14.29%) MS Excel
3 5 (7.94%) MS Project
4 3 (4.76%) Adobe Captivate
5 1 (1.59%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.59%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (6.35%) Markit EDM
2 2 (3.17%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.76%) SAN
2 1 (1.59%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.52%) RDBMS
1 6 (9.52%) Relational Database
2 3 (4.76%) Big Data
2 3 (4.76%) MS Access
3 2 (3.17%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.17%) OLAP
3 2 (3.17%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (3.17%) Sybase IQ
3 2 (3.17%) Sybase ASE
3 2 (3.17%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (3.17%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.17%) TKPROF
4 1 (1.59%) OLAP Cube
4 1 (1.59%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 1 (1.59%) Base SAS
4 1 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Eclipse
1 2 (3.17%) Toad
2 1 (1.59%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.59%) JSUnit
2 1 (1.59%) Jasmine
General
1 16 (25.40%) Banking
2 10 (15.87%) Investment Banking
3 3 (4.76%) Retail
4 1 (1.59%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.59%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 14 (22.22%) Analyst
2 13 (20.63%) Developer
3 9 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 9 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 9 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
4 8 (12.70%) Project Manager
5 7 (11.11%) PMO Analyst
6 6 (9.52%) PMO Manager
6 6 (9.52%) Business Manager
7 5 (7.94%) Consultant
7 5 (7.94%) Security Consultant
7 5 (7.94%) Lead Developer
8 4 (6.35%) Security Analyst
8 4 (6.35%) DBA
8 4 (6.35%) Lead Java Developer
8 4 (6.35%) Information Security Analyst
8 4 (6.35%) Risk Analyst
8 4 (6.35%) Information Analyst
8 4 (6.35%) PMO Lead
9 3 (4.76%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (15.87%) Hibernate
1 10 (15.87%) Spring
2 9 (14.29%) JMS
2 9 (14.29%) JPA
3 8 (12.70%) Web Services
4 5 (7.94%) Spring Integration
5 4 (6.35%) HTML
6 3 (4.76%) AngularJS
7 2 (3.17%) HTML5
7 2 (3.17%) CSS
7 2 (3.17%) XML
7 2 (3.17%) Dojo
8 1 (1.59%) Ajax
8 1 (1.59%) REST
8 1 (1.59%) CSS3
8 1 (1.59%) Sass
8 1 (1.59%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.11%) PMI
2 4 (6.35%) Reference Data
3 3 (4.76%) iPad
3 3 (4.76%) Replication
3 3 (4.76%) E-Learning
3 3 (4.76%) Smartphone
4 2 (3.17%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.17%) Data Integration
4 2 (3.17%) Clustering
5 1 (1.59%) EMC VMAX
5 1 (1.59%) Derivative
5 1 (1.59%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.59%) Equities
5 1 (1.59%) CESG
5 1 (1.59%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.17%) UNIX
1 2 (3.17%) Linux
2 1 (1.59%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (26.98%) Project Management
2 12 (19.05%) PRINCE2
3 10 (15.87%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (12.70%) Portfolio Management
5 7 (11.11%) Asset Management
6 5 (7.94%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (7.94%) Service Management
7 3 (4.76%) OO
7 3 (4.76%) Information Security
7 3 (4.76%) Incident Management
7 3 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (4.76%) Data Analytics
7 3 (4.76%) Analytics
8 2 (3.17%) Performance Testing
8 2 (3.17%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (3.17%) Investment Management
8 2 (3.17%) Business Analysis
8 2 (3.17%) Release Management
8 2 (3.17%) Test Strategy
8 2 (3.17%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 16 (25.40%) Java
2 9 (14.29%) SQL
3 5 (7.94%) PL/SQL
4 3 (4.76%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.59%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.59%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 11 (17.46%) PMI Certification
2 10 (15.87%) PMP
3 6 (9.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (4.76%) Degree
5 2 (3.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.59%) CISSP
6 1 (1.59%) CISM
6 1 (1.59%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.35%) QA
2 1 (1.59%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.59%) SLA
2 1 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.59%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (3.17%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.59%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (1.59%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (1.59%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 2 (3.17%) NetBackup
1 2 (3.17%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (3.17%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.59%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.59%) SCCM
2 1 (1.59%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (1.59%) Control-M
Vendors
1 11 (17.46%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.52%) Oracle
3 3 (4.76%) Adobe
4 2 (3.17%) Murex
4 2 (3.17%) EMC
4 2 (3.17%) Sybase
4 2 (3.17%) Veritas
5 1 (1.59%) Reuters
5 1 (1.59%) Bloomberg
5 1 (1.59%) Cognos
5 1 (1.59%) IBM
5 1 (1.59%) BMC
5 1 (1.59%) Sun
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