Period
to 18 October 2018

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 18 October 2018 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
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 15 6
Rank change year-on-year +10 -9 +6
Contract jobs citing Finance 9 9 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen 13.85% 7.83% 16.85%
As % of the General category 45.00% 19.15% 68.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 4
Aberdeen median daily rate £550 £300 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +83.33% -4.76% +36.96%
10th Percentile £475 £239 £285
90th Percentile £625 £416 £355
Scotland median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Aberdeen median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 £14.25 £11.30
% change year-on-year +145.61% +26.11% -62.33%

Finance is in the General Skills category. The following 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.

All General Skills
Aberdeen
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 20 47 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen 30.77% 40.87% 24.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 22 6
Aberdeen median daily rate £550 £269 £293
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +104.65% -8.12% -7.51%
10th Percentile £475 £156 £263
90th Percentile £625 £473 £354
Scotland median daily rate £418 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +4.38% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 18 0
Aberdeen median hourly rate £50.00 £30.93 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +61.68% - -
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £28.80 £26.50
% change year-on-year -13.19% +8.68% -11.67%

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 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 18 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Finance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Aberdeen region with a requirement for Finance.

1 4 (44.44%) Six Sigma
1 4 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
1 4 (44.44%) Process Improvement
1 4 (44.44%) Line Management
1 4 (44.44%) Coaching
1 4 (44.44%) Kaizen
2 2 (22.22%) C
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) .NET
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 1 (11.11%) SAP
3 1 (11.11%) XML
3 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
3 1 (11.11%) SAP FI
3 1 (11.11%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (11.11%) SAP CO
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Refactoring
3 1 (11.11%) OpenText VIM for SAP
3 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) Markit EDM
3 1 (11.11%) Relational Database

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 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Markit EDM
1 1 (11.11%) OpenText VIM for SAP
1 1 (11.11%) SAP CO
1 1 (11.11%) SAP FI
1 1 (11.11%) SAP FI/CO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Consultant
2 4 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement Consultant
2 4 (44.44%) Lean Consultant
2 4 (44.44%) Six Sigma Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Compliance Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Data Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) SAP CO Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) SAP FI Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Coaching
1 4 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
1 4 (44.44%) Kaizen
1 4 (44.44%) Line Management
1 4 (44.44%) Process Improvement
1 4 (44.44%) Six Sigma
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
2 1 (11.11%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C
2 1 (11.11%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) SAP