The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 10 2 8
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +6
Contract jobs citing Finance 1 29 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 4.55% 34.12% 11.11%
As % of the General category 20.00% 80.56% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 1
Median daily rate £420 £295 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.37% -26.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £398
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £19.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
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 West Lothian region.

General Category
West Lothian
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
5 36 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 22.73% 42.35% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 3
Median daily rate £395 £298 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.77% -25.62%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £380
% change year-on-year
+1.13% +4.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.35 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-0.66% -

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Lothian region citing Finance as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Finance across the West Lothian region.

Finance Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in West Lothian

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Finance across the West Lothian region.

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in West Lothian

Finance
Contract Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Livingston -7 1 £420 +42.37% 3
Finance
Scotland

Finance
Top 19 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 West Lothian region with a requirement for Finance.

1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
1 4 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (75.00%) Migration
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
3 2 (50.00%) Unix
3 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (25.00%) Handset
4 1 (25.00%) Network Design
4 1 (25.00%) Billing
4 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (25.00%) MS Project
4 1 (25.00%) MVNO
4 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (25.00%) Matrix Organization

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian 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:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) MVNO
General
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (75.00%) Data Centre Manager
2 3 (75.00%) Data Centre Project Manager
3 2 (50.00%) Data Centre Migration Project Manager
3 2 (50.00%) Data Migration Manager
3 2 (50.00%) Data Migration Project Manager
3 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (50.00%) Migration Manager
3 2 (50.00%) Migration Project Manager
4 1 (25.00%) Billing Project Manager
4 1 (25.00%) Data Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
1 4 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Migration
2 3 (75.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (25.00%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (25.00%) Network Design
4 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification