Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in contract job vacancies advertised in Stirling. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 6 months to 18 November 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 > Stirling
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 32 47 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stirling 62.75% 64.38% 44.55%
As % of the General category 88.89% 85.45% 60.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 23 27
Stirling median daily rate £323 £338 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.44% -25.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £254 £275 £313
90th Percentile £488 £548 £530
Scotland median daily rate £401 £413 £390
% change year-on-year -2.73% +5.77% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Stirling median hourly rate - £9.88 -
Scotland median hourly rate £23.15 £19.50 £30.25
% change year-on-year +18.72% -35.54% +34.44%

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 Stirling with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Stirling
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 36 55 81
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stirling 70.59% 75.34% 73.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 23 33
Stirling median daily rate £320 £338 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.19% -25.00% +9.76%
10th Percentile £255 £275 £316
90th Percentile £488 £548 £543
Scotland median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Stirling median hourly rate - £9.88 -
Scotland median hourly rate £28.80 £29.25 £30.50
% change year-on-year -1.54% -4.10% +48.78%

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Stirling

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

Job vacancy trend for Finance in Stirling

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Finance in Stirling

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Stirling

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Stirling over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Finance in Stirling

Finance
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Stirling

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Finance in Stirling

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Stirling region with a requirement for Finance.

1 10 (31.25%) Asset Management
1 10 (31.25%) Software Asset Management
2 9 (28.13%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 7 (21.88%) Workflow
4 7 (21.88%) Software Licensing
5 6 (18.75%) Software Audit
5 6 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (18.75%) PeopleSoft
5 6 (18.75%) CA
6 5 (15.63%) Service Management
7 4 (12.50%) ProC
7 4 (12.50%) Front End Development
7 4 (12.50%) People Management
7 4 (12.50%) Process Improvement
7 4 (12.50%) User Experience
8 3 (9.38%) Smartphone
8 3 (9.38%) QlikView
8 3 (9.38%) Git (software)
8 3 (9.38%) Rapid Prototyping
8 3 (9.38%) HTML5
8 3 (9.38%) Grunt
8 3 (9.38%) Sass
8 3 (9.38%) LESS
8 3 (9.38%) AngularJS
8 3 (9.38%) Analytics
8 3 (9.38%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (9.38%) CSS3

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stirling 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 2 (6.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 2 (6.25%) SAS
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (9.38%) Photoshop
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (6.25%) SPSS
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (3.13%) Sonata
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (9.38%) QlikView
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.13%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (3.13%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 4 (12.50%) ProC
2 3 (9.38%) Git (software)
2 3 (9.38%) Grunt
2 3 (9.38%) gulp
2 3 (9.38%) webpack
3 1 (3.13%) Subversion
General
1 2 (6.25%) Banking
1 2 (6.25%) Legal
2 1 (3.13%) Back Office
2 1 (3.13%) Marketing
2 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (40.63%) Analyst
2 6 (18.75%) Business Analyst
3 5 (15.63%) Consultant
4 4 (12.50%) IT Manager
4 4 (12.50%) IT Procurement Manager
4 4 (12.50%) Procurement Manager
4 4 (12.50%) Software Consultant
4 4 (12.50%) Software Licensing Consultant
5 3 (9.38%) Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (9.38%) Software Asset Manager
5 3 (9.38%) Software Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Analyst Programmer
6 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Programmer
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Analyst Programmer
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Programmer
6 2 (6.25%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) AngularJS
1 3 (9.38%) CSS
1 3 (9.38%) CSS3
1 3 (9.38%) HTML
1 3 (9.38%) HTML5
1 3 (9.38%) LESS
1 3 (9.38%) React
1 3 (9.38%) Sass
1 3 (9.38%) Vue (Vue.js)
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (12.50%) User Experience
4 3 (9.38%) Smartphone
5 1 (3.13%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) Asset Management
1 10 (31.25%) Software Asset Management
2 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (21.88%) Software Licensing
3 7 (21.88%) Workflow
4 6 (18.75%) Software Audit
4 6 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (15.63%) Service Management
6 4 (12.50%) Front End Development
6 4 (12.50%) People Management
6 4 (12.50%) Process Improvement
7 3 (9.38%) Analytics
7 3 (9.38%) Data Analysis
7 3 (9.38%) Mobile First
7 3 (9.38%) Rapid Prototyping
7 3 (9.38%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (9.38%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (9.38%) SEO
7 3 (9.38%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.38%) JavaScript
1 3 (9.38%) SQL
2 2 (6.25%) Python
2 2 (6.25%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) CISA
1 1 (3.13%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) CA
1 6 (18.75%) PeopleSoft
2 3 (9.38%) Adobe
2 3 (9.38%) Informatica
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle
4 1 (3.13%) Twitter