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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Financial
Scotland / Stirling
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 18 17 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 64.29% 37.78% 51.35%
As % of the General category 100.00% 51.52% 77.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 15 20
Median daily rate £431 £390 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.57% -1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £344 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £484 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.25 £27.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+2.72% +66.66%

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
18 33 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 64.29% 73.33% 66.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 18 28
Median daily rate £431 £425 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.47% +0.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £350 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £497 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +25.00%

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 20 January 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 20 January 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 12 (31.58%) HTML
1 12 (31.58%) User Experience
2 11 (28.95%) JavaScript
2 11 (28.95%) Adobe
3 10 (26.32%) CSS
4 9 (23.68%) Front End Development
5 8 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (18.42%) Oracle
6 7 (18.42%) Linux
7 6 (15.79%) CMS
7 6 (15.79%) Content Management
7 6 (15.79%) Oracle Database
7 6 (15.79%) Process Improvement
7 6 (15.79%) Service Design
8 5 (13.16%) Wireframes
8 5 (13.16%) CSS3
8 5 (13.16%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (13.16%) Zurb Foundation
8 5 (13.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 5 (13.16%) Typography
8 5 (13.16%) Iconography
8 5 (13.16%) HTML5
8 5 (13.16%) Marketing
8 5 (13.16%) Java
9 4 (10.53%) Red Hat
9 4 (10.53%) EMC
9 4 (10.53%) ObjectStore
9 4 (10.53%) Photoshop
9 4 (10.53%) Subversion
9 4 (10.53%) Agile Software Development

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 (15.79%) CMS
2 4 (10.53%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (2.63%) FileNet
Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (10.53%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (10.53%) Photoshop
3 1 (2.63%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Sonata
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) Firewall
1 1 (2.63%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.79%) Oracle Database
2 4 (10.53%) ObjectStore
2 4 (10.53%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (5.26%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Git (software)
1 4 (10.53%) Selenium
1 4 (10.53%) Subversion
2 2 (5.26%) Axure RP
General
1 5 (13.16%) Marketing
2 4 (10.53%) Banking
3 2 (5.26%) Multimedia
3 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.63%) Legal
4 1 (2.63%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (26.32%) Designer
2 9 (23.68%) Analyst
3 5 (13.16%) Business Analyst
3 5 (13.16%) Developer
4 4 (10.53%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Designer
5 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Security Specialist
6 2 (5.26%) Content Editor
6 2 (5.26%) Content Manager
6 2 (5.26%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Digital Content Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Digital Editor
6 2 (5.26%) Digital Marketing Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Marketing Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Procurement Specialist
6 2 (5.26%) Solutions Designer
6 2 (5.26%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (31.58%) HTML
2 10 (26.32%) CSS
3 5 (13.16%) CSS3
3 5 (13.16%) HTML5
3 5 (13.16%) Zurb Foundation
4 4 (10.53%) PhoneGap
4 4 (10.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (2.63%) DOM
5 1 (2.63%) J2EE
5 1 (2.63%) JSON
5 1 (2.63%) REST
5 1 (2.63%) Web Services
5 1 (2.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (31.58%) User Experience
2 8 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (10.53%) Smartphone
4 3 (7.89%) Replication
5 2 (5.26%) Copywriting
5 2 (5.26%) Data Integration
5 2 (5.26%) Motion Graphics
6 1 (2.63%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.42%) Linux
2 4 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.63%) Mac OS
3 1 (2.63%) Unix
3 1 (2.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.68%) Front End Development
2 6 (15.79%) Content Management
2 6 (15.79%) Process Improvement
2 6 (15.79%) Service Design
3 5 (13.16%) Iconography
3 5 (13.16%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (13.16%) Typography
3 5 (13.16%) Wireframes
4 4 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (10.53%) Analytics
4 4 (10.53%) Enterprise Content Management
4 4 (10.53%) Mobile First
4 4 (10.53%) Rapid Prototyping
4 4 (10.53%) Responsive Web Design
4 4 (10.53%) Software Testing
4 4 (10.53%) Web Design
5 3 (7.89%) Asset Management
5 3 (7.89%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (7.89%) Strategic Planning
5 3 (7.89%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (28.95%) JavaScript
2 5 (13.16%) Java
3 1 (2.63%) AppleScript
3 1 (2.63%) PHP
Vendors
1 11 (28.95%) Adobe
2 7 (18.42%) Oracle
3 4 (10.53%) EMC
3 4 (10.53%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.26%) Informatica
5 1 (2.63%) IBM
5 1 (2.63%) Twitter