The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Foreign Exchange (FX) in IT contracts advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Foreign Exchange (FX) over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Foreign Exchange (FX)
Rank 9 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 11.63% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 23.81% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £410 £425
% change year-on-year
-2.43% -3.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Foreign Exchange (FX)
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Stirling region.

Miscellaneous Category
Stirling
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
21 31 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 48.84% 38.75% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 13 1
Average daily rate £363 £390 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.05% -17.89%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) across the Stirling region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Foreign Exchange (FX) Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) across the Stirling region.

Foreign Exchange (FX) Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Stirling region citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 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 Foreign Exchange (FX).

1 5 (55.56%) Front Office
1 5 (55.56%) Banking
2 4 (44.44%) Equities
2 4 (44.44%) Investment Banking
2 4 (44.44%) Reference Data
2 4 (44.44%) AngularJS
3 3 (33.33%) Dependency Management
3 3 (33.33%) Web Application Development
3 3 (33.33%) Quality Management
3 3 (33.33%) HTML5
3 3 (33.33%) Supplier Management
3 3 (33.33%) Project Planning
3 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (33.33%) HTML
4 2 (22.22%) Finance
4 2 (22.22%) Investment Management
5 1 (11.11%) Spring Integration
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
5 1 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
5 1 (11.11%) Java SE
5 1 (11.11%) Spring MVC
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
5 1 (11.11%) Spring
5 1 (11.11%) Hibernate
5 1 (11.11%) Validation
5 1 (11.11%) MVC

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Stirling region citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 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 Foreign Exchange (FX). Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
1 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 5 (55.56%) Banking
1 5 (55.56%) Front Office
2 4 (44.44%) Investment Banking
3 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) HTML Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 3 (33.33%) UI Developer
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Pricing Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Pricing Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Strategic Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) AngularJS
2 3 (33.33%) HTML
2 3 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (11.11%) Hibernate
3 1 (11.11%) Java SE
3 1 (11.11%) JSP
3 1 (11.11%) Spring
3 1 (11.11%) Spring Integration
3 1 (11.11%) Spring MVC
3 1 (11.11%) XML
3 1 (11.11%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Equities
1 4 (44.44%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Dependency Management
1 3 (33.33%) Project Planning
1 3 (33.33%) Quality Management
1 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (33.33%) Supplier Management
1 3 (33.33%) Web Application Development
2 2 (22.22%) Investment Management
3 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) MVC
3 1 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle