The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in contract job vacancies advertised in Renfrewshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 27 June 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 / Renfrewshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 26 8
Rank change year-on-year +13 -18  
Contract jobs citing Finance 2 51 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 6.45% 11.38% 20.00%
As % of the General category 66.67% 85.00% 78.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 37 3
Median daily rate £375 £225 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +66.66% -16.66%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +5.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.25 £19.00 £19.25
% change year-on-year +32.89% -1.29%  

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 Renfrewshire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Renfrewshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 3 60 28
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Renfrewshire 9.68% 13.39% 25.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 43 4
Median daily rate £375 £230 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +63.04% -14.81%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £30.21 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11%  

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Renfrewshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 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 Renfrewshire

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Finance in Renfrewshire

Finance
Contract Job Locations in Renfrewshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. 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 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
Paisley -1 2 £375 +4.16%
Finance
Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Renfrewshire region with a requirement for Finance.

1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) PMI
2 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Legal
2 1 (33.33%) CMS
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (33.33%) Sitecore
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
2 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
2 1 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Project Management

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Renfrewshire 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 (33.33%) CMS
1 1 (33.33%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
General
1 1 (33.33%) Legal
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Systems Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Project Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 1 (33.33%) Content Development
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Customer Segmentation
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Service Design
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 1 (33.33%) XenApp
1 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Sitecore