Period
to 23 July 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in contract job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 6 months to 23 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Financial
Scotland > Aberdeen
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 1 12
Rank change year-on-year -9 +11 -4
Contract jobs citing Finance 14 21 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen 12.96% 28.77% 11.76%
As % of the General category 35.00% 80.77% 73.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 8
Aberdeen median daily rate £375 £445 £230
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.73% +93.48% -42.50%
10th Percentile £295 £339 £160
90th Percentile £410 £520 £475
Scotland median daily rate £400 £415 £375
% change year-on-year -3.61% +10.67% -3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 3
Aberdeen median hourly rate - £46.00 £29.17
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +57.70% +133.36%
Scotland median hourly rate £14.25 £15.18 £30.50
% change year-on-year -6.13% -50.23% +56.41%

Finance is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Aberdeen
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 40 26 19
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen 37.04% 35.62% 15.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 4 12
Aberdeen median daily rate £350 £445 £253
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.35% +76.24% -36.88%
10th Percentile £245 £339 £147
90th Percentile £410 £520 £475
Scotland median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -1.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 5 3
Aberdeen median hourly rate £30.93 £46.00 £29.17
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.77% +57.70% +37.27%
10th Percentile £25.58 £40.60 £27.05
90th Percentile £46.45 £50.00 £31.10
Scotland median hourly rate £31.85 £16.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +93.03% -45.00% +140.00%

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Aberdeen

Job postings citing Finance as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen.

Job vacancy trend for Finance in Aberdeen

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Finance in Aberdeen.

Contractor daily rate trend for Finance in Aberdeen

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Aberdeen

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Aberdeen over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Finance in Aberdeen

Finance
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Finance in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Aberdeen region with a requirement for Finance.

1 4 (28.57%) C#
1 4 (28.57%) HTML
1 4 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 3 (21.43%) OOP
2 3 (21.43%) OO
2 3 (21.43%) Project Management
2 3 (21.43%) Network Security
2 3 (21.43%) Marketing
2 3 (21.43%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (14.29%) Web Development
3 2 (14.29%) Analytics
3 2 (14.29%) DBS Check
3 2 (14.29%) PABX
3 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 2 (14.29%) Product Marketing
3 2 (14.29%) QMS
3 2 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (14.29%) VSAT
3 2 (14.29%) Release Management
3 2 (14.29%) IPTV
3 2 (14.29%) CMDB
3 2 (14.29%) Problem Management
3 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco
3 2 (14.29%) MS Visio
3 2 (14.29%) LAN
3 2 (14.29%) WAN
3 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 2 (14.29%) CSS

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Aberdeen 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 4 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 3 (21.43%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (7.14%) Apache
3 1 (7.14%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) Network Security
2 2 (14.29%) LAN
2 2 (14.29%) PABX
2 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 2 (14.29%) VSAT
2 2 (14.29%) WAN
3 1 (7.14%) BGP
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (7.14%) Firewall
3 1 (7.14%) MPLS
3 1 (7.14%) NetScreen
3 1 (7.14%) OSPF
3 1 (7.14%) VPN
General
1 3 (21.43%) Marketing
2 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.14%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Retail
3 1 (7.14%) Retail Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) Developer
1 3 (21.43%) Network Engineer
1 3 (21.43%) SharePoint Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Client Relationship Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Project Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Relationships Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Web Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Development Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Development Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Fraud Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Production Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Security Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Test Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Web Development Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Web Production Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) HTML
2 2 (14.29%) CSS
2 2 (14.29%) XML
3 1 (7.14%) .NET
3 1 (7.14%) jQuery
3 1 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) CMDB
1 2 (14.29%) IPTV
1 2 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) CatOS
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) OO
1 3 (21.43%) OOP
1 3 (21.43%) Project Management
2 2 (14.29%) Analytics
2 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL
2 2 (14.29%) Problem Management
2 2 (14.29%) Product Marketing
2 2 (14.29%) QMS
2 2 (14.29%) Release Management
2 2 (14.29%) Web Development
3 1 (7.14%) Contract Management
3 1 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (7.14%) Quality Management
3 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
3 1 (7.14%) Scrum
3 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
3 1 (7.14%) Test Planning
3 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
3 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) C#
2 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) DBS Check
2 1 (7.14%) CCSP
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.14%) CISSP
2 1 (7.14%) ISEB
2 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Cisco
2 1 (7.14%) Google
2 1 (7.14%) Juniper
2 1 (7.14%) OpenText
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle
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