The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in contract job vacancies advertised in Fife. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Financial
Scotland / Fife
Rank - 8 1
Contract jobs citing Finance 0 1 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Fife - 3.70% 43.59%
As % of the General category - 9.09% 85.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.12% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £20.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year +44.57% +18.57%  

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 Fife with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Fife
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1 11 20
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Fife 4.17% 40.74% 51.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 1
Median daily rate £313 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.79% +3.57%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £45.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +38.46%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £31.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -12.90% +24.00%  

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Fife

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Fife citing Finance as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Finance in Fife

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Fife

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Finance in Fife

Finance
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Fife

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Finance in Fife

Finance
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Fife region with a requirement for Finance.

1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (50.00%) Data Entry
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) Asset Management

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Fife 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 (50.00%) MS Office
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Entry
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree