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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 1 1 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Contract jobs citing Finance 23 19 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 67.65% 45.24% 35.56%
As % of the General category 92.00% 57.58% 58.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 13 17
Median daily rate £338 £450 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £340 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +33.33%
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
25 33 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 73.53% 78.57% 61.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 14 28
Median daily rate £338 £450 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £350 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £528
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 £24.75 £28.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-13.15% +18.75%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 14 (29.79%) User Experience
2 13 (27.66%) HTML
3 11 (23.40%) Oracle
3 11 (23.40%) Linux
3 11 (23.40%) Adobe
4 10 (21.28%) Oracle Database
5 9 (19.15%) JavaScript
5 9 (19.15%) CSS
5 9 (19.15%) Banking
6 8 (17.02%) CMS
6 8 (17.02%) Java
6 8 (17.02%) EMC
6 8 (17.02%) ObjectStore
6 8 (17.02%) Red Hat
6 8 (17.02%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (17.02%) Content Management
6 8 (17.02%) Software Testing
6 8 (17.02%) Oracle Database 11g
6 8 (17.02%) Selenium
6 8 (17.02%) Front End Development
6 8 (17.02%) Service Design
7 7 (14.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (14.89%) Marketing
7 7 (14.89%) Process Improvement
8 5 (10.64%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (10.64%) HTML5
8 5 (10.64%) CSS3
9 4 (8.51%) Photoshop
9 4 (8.51%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (8.51%) Adobe Illustrator

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 8 (17.02%) CMS
2 4 (8.51%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (2.13%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 4 (8.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 4 (8.51%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (8.51%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.13%) InDesign
2 1 (2.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Sonata
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) Firewall
1 1 (2.13%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.28%) Oracle Database
2 8 (17.02%) ObjectStore
2 8 (17.02%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (4.26%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (4.26%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 8 (17.02%) Selenium
2 4 (8.51%) Git (software)
2 4 (8.51%) Subversion
3 2 (4.26%) Axure RP
General
1 9 (19.15%) Banking
2 7 (14.89%) Marketing
3 4 (8.51%) Multimedia
4 3 (6.38%) Legal
5 1 (2.13%) Law
5 1 (2.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (25.53%) Analyst
1 12 (25.53%) Designer
2 6 (12.77%) Infrastructure Designer
3 5 (10.64%) Business Analyst
4 4 (8.51%) Content Editor
4 4 (8.51%) Content Manager
4 4 (8.51%) Developer
4 4 (8.51%) Digital Content Editor
4 4 (8.51%) Digital Content Manager
4 4 (8.51%) Digital Editor
4 4 (8.51%) Digital Marketing Manager
4 4 (8.51%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 4 (8.51%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 4 (8.51%) Marketing Manager
4 4 (8.51%) Security Specialist
4 4 (8.51%) Solutions Designer
5 3 (6.38%) Customer Executive
5 3 (6.38%) Customer Service Executive
5 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (27.66%) HTML
2 9 (19.15%) CSS
3 5 (10.64%) CSS3
3 5 (10.64%) HTML5
4 4 (8.51%) PhoneGap
4 4 (8.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (8.51%) Zurb Foundation
5 1 (2.13%) DOM
5 1 (2.13%) JSON
5 1 (2.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (29.79%) User Experience
2 8 (17.02%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.51%) Copywriting
3 4 (8.51%) Smartphone
4 3 (6.38%) Replication
5 2 (4.26%) Data Centre
5 2 (4.26%) Data Integration
5 2 (4.26%) Mainframe
5 2 (4.26%) Motion Graphics
6 1 (2.13%) CMDB
6 1 (2.13%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (23.40%) Linux
2 7 (14.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.13%) Mac OS
3 1 (2.13%) Unix
3 1 (2.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (17.02%) Content Management
1 8 (17.02%) Front End Development
1 8 (17.02%) Service Design
1 8 (17.02%) Software Testing
2 7 (14.89%) Process Improvement
3 5 (10.64%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (8.51%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (8.51%) Analytics
4 4 (8.51%) Enterprise Content Management
4 4 (8.51%) Iconography
4 4 (8.51%) Infographics
4 4 (8.51%) Mobile First
4 4 (8.51%) Rapid Prototyping
4 4 (8.51%) Responsive Web Design
4 4 (8.51%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (8.51%) Strategic Planning
4 4 (8.51%) Typography
4 4 (8.51%) Web Design
4 4 (8.51%) Wireframes
5 3 (6.38%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 9 (19.15%) JavaScript
2 8 (17.02%) Java
3 1 (2.13%) AppleScript
3 1 (2.13%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (23.40%) Adobe
1 11 (23.40%) Oracle
2 8 (17.02%) EMC
2 8 (17.02%) Red Hat
3 2 (4.26%) Informatica
4 1 (2.13%) Lotus
4 1 (2.13%) Twitter
4 1 (2.13%) VMware