The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 8 11 1
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -10
Contract jobs citing Finance 79 38 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 13.19% 10.56% 26.11%
As % of the General category 77.45% 65.52% 87.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 28 22
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£400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £200 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £482 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.25 £18.38 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +11.36%
Finance
Tyne and Wear

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

General Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
102 58 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 17.03% 16.11% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 45 28
Average daily rate £347 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.33% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £200 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £497 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £380
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 2 0
Average hourly rate £13.00 £34.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.58% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-2.17% -8.00%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Finance across the Newcastle upon Tyne region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Finance across the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Finance across the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing Finance also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Finance.

1 43 (30.28%) Oracle
2 36 (25.35%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (21.83%) SQL
4 28 (19.72%) ITIL
5 27 (19.01%) Java
5 27 (19.01%) Project Management
5 27 (19.01%) Security Cleared
6 25 (17.61%) Business Intelligence
7 24 (16.90%) Microsoft
8 23 (16.20%) Web Services
9 22 (15.49%) SC Cleared
10 20 (14.08%) PL/SQL
11 19 (13.38%) Migration
12 18 (12.68%) Windows
12 18 (12.68%) Oracle Reports
13 16 (11.27%) Service Management
14 15 (10.56%) Oracle EBS
14 15 (10.56%) J2EE
14 15 (10.56%) MS Office
14 15 (10.56%) Oracle Database
15 14 (9.86%) SAP
15 14 (9.86%) Linux
15 14 (9.86%) Manufacturing
16 13 (9.15%) SLA
16 13 (9.15%) Active Directory
16 13 (9.15%) Stakeholder Management
16 13 (9.15%) Problem Management
16 13 (9.15%) Business Analysis
16 13 (9.15%) Oracle General Ledger
16 13 (9.15%) Oracle Payables

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing Finance also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Finance. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (7.04%) WebLogic
1 10 (7.04%) AquaLogic
2 7 (4.93%) Oracle Workflow
3 6 (4.23%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.82%) MS Exchange
4 4 (2.82%) SAS
5 2 (1.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (1.41%) Confluence
5 2 (1.41%) JBoss
5 2 (1.41%) Tomcat
Applications
1 15 (10.56%) MS Office
2 7 (4.93%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.11%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (2.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 15 (10.56%) Oracle EBS
2 13 (9.15%) Oracle General Ledger
2 13 (9.15%) Oracle Payables
3 11 (7.75%) Oracle EBS R12
4 9 (6.34%) Oracle Financials
4 9 (6.34%) Oracle Receivables
5 8 (5.63%) Oracle Applications
6 7 (4.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 4 (2.82%) Oracle Assets
7 4 (2.82%) Oracle E-Business Tax
7 4 (2.82%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 4 (2.82%) Oracle BPM
8 3 (2.11%) Oracle Cash Management
9 1 (0.70%) SAP HR
9 1 (0.70%) SAP FI
9 1 (0.70%) SAP Payroll
9 1 (0.70%) SAP FI/CO
9 1 (0.70%) SAP CO
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.04%) LDAP
2 5 (3.52%) VPN
3 2 (1.41%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (12.68%) Oracle Reports
2 15 (10.56%) Oracle Database
3 10 (7.04%) SQL Server
4 8 (5.63%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (4.23%) Oracle OWB
5 6 (4.23%) Relational Database
6 5 (3.52%) RDBMS
6 5 (3.52%) MongoDB
6 5 (3.52%) NoSQL
7 4 (2.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (2.82%) Base SAS
7 4 (2.82%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 4 (2.82%) Oracle BI EE
7 4 (2.82%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (2.82%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 4 (2.82%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 3 (2.11%) MySQL
8 3 (2.11%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (2.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (2.11%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 10 (7.04%) Ant
2 6 (4.23%) Selenium
3 5 (3.52%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (2.11%) Rational DOORS
4 3 (2.11%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.41%) Toad
5 2 (1.41%) HP UFT
5 2 (1.41%) LoadRunner
5 2 (1.41%) JIRA
5 2 (1.41%) WebDriver
5 2 (1.41%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.70%) JBehave
General
1 14 (9.86%) Manufacturing
2 10 (7.04%) General Ledger
3 9 (6.34%) Marketing
4 8 (5.63%) Banking
4 8 (5.63%) Telecoms
5 7 (4.93%) Electronics
6 5 (3.52%) Retail
7 4 (2.82%) Retail Banking
8 3 (2.11%) Spanish Language
8 3 (2.11%) Billing
8 3 (2.11%) Military
8 3 (2.11%) Legal
9 1 (0.70%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.70%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 47 (33.10%) Analyst
2 32 (22.54%) Developer
3 20 (14.08%) Business Analyst
4 16 (11.27%) Project Manager
5 11 (7.75%) Java Developer
6 9 (6.34%) Support Analyst
7 8 (5.63%) Oracle Developer
8 7 (4.93%) Consultant
8 7 (4.93%) Service Analyst
8 7 (4.93%) Architect
8 7 (4.93%) Service Desk Analyst
9 6 (4.23%) ETL Developer
10 5 (3.52%) Informatica Developer
10 5 (3.52%) Senior Technical Architect
10 5 (3.52%) Oracle Consultant
10 5 (3.52%) Technical Architect
10 5 (3.52%) Senior Architect
11 4 (2.82%) Oracle ETL Developer
11 4 (2.82%) Digital Architect
11 4 (2.82%) Senior Digital Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (16.20%) Web Services
2 15 (10.56%) J2EE
3 12 (8.45%) SOAP
4 10 (7.04%) JMS
4 10 (7.04%) Middleware
4 10 (7.04%) JNDI
4 10 (7.04%) JDBC
5 7 (4.93%) Play Framework
6 6 (4.23%) XML
7 5 (3.52%) HTML
7 5 (3.52%) Java SE
7 5 (3.52%) Java EE
7 5 (3.52%) JSON
7 5 (3.52%) Django
7 5 (3.52%) Java EE 5
8 4 (2.82%) JPA
8 4 (2.82%) jBPM
8 4 (2.82%) Spring
9 3 (2.11%) CSS
9 3 (2.11%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.15%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (7.04%) Clustering
3 7 (4.93%) DTV
4 5 (3.52%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.82%) NHS
6 3 (2.11%) User Experience
7 2 (1.41%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.41%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.41%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.41%) Informatics
8 1 (0.70%) Cybercrime
8 1 (0.70%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.70%) Interactive TV
Operating Systems
1 18 (12.68%) Windows
2 14 (9.86%) Linux
3 10 (7.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (7.04%) Windows 7
4 6 (4.23%) UNIX
5 3 (2.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.41%) VME
6 2 (1.41%) Android
6 2 (1.41%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (25.35%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (19.72%) ITIL
3 27 (19.01%) Project Management
4 25 (17.61%) Business Intelligence
5 19 (13.38%) Migration
6 16 (11.27%) Service Management
7 13 (9.15%) Stakeholder Management
7 13 (9.15%) Business Analysis
7 13 (9.15%) Problem Management
7 13 (9.15%) Mentoring
8 12 (8.45%) Test Scripting
8 12 (8.45%) Risk Management
9 11 (7.75%) SOA
9 11 (7.75%) ETL
10 10 (7.04%) Open Source
10 10 (7.04%) High Availability
10 10 (7.04%) Root Cause Analysis
11 9 (6.34%) Workflow
11 9 (6.34%) TDD
12 8 (5.63%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 31 (21.83%) SQL
2 27 (19.01%) Java
3 20 (14.08%) PL/SQL
4 10 (7.04%) Shell Script
4 10 (7.04%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 5 (3.52%) Scala
5 5 (3.52%) Ruby
6 4 (2.82%) Bash Shell
7 3 (2.11%) SAS Macro
7 3 (2.11%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.41%) Python
8 2 (1.41%) COBOL
9 1 (0.70%) C#
Qualifications
1 27 (19.01%) Security Cleared
2 22 (15.49%) SC Cleared
3 12 (8.45%) Degree
4 6 (4.23%) Oracle Certification
5 5 (3.52%) OCP
5 5 (3.52%) OCA
5 5 (3.52%) OCAJ
6 4 (2.82%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (2.11%) MCSE
7 3 (2.11%) ISEB
7 3 (2.11%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (1.41%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 1 (0.70%) APMP
9 1 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.70%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.70%) PMP
9 1 (0.70%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.15%) SLA
2 6 (4.23%) QA
3 1 (0.70%) Data Quality
System Software
1 13 (9.15%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.41%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (3.52%) OpenView
2 2 (1.41%) Netcool
2 2 (1.41%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (1.41%) SCCM
2 2 (1.41%) Puppet
2 2 (1.41%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.70%) Cisco IPCC
3 1 (0.70%) MOM
Vendors
1 43 (30.28%) Oracle
2 24 (16.90%) Microsoft
3 14 (9.86%) SAP
4 12 (8.45%) HP
5 10 (7.04%) Informatica
5 10 (7.04%) Red Hat
6 5 (3.52%) CheckPoint
7 4 (2.82%) Cerner
8 2 (1.41%) EnterpriseDB
8 2 (1.41%) ServiceNow
8 2 (1.41%) Apple
8 2 (1.41%) NetApp
8 2 (1.41%) Symbian
9 1 (0.70%) Dell
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