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 30 March 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 7 12 9
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Contract jobs citing Finance 62 60 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 15.94% 14.46% 11.52%
As % of the General category 75.61% 63.83% 59.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 43 7
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£389 £245 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+58.67% -38.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £199 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £386 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £11.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.20 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+8.02% -19.00%
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
82 94 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 21.08% 22.65% 19.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 61 12
Average daily rate £381 £245 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.61% -30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £193 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £380 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 2
Average hourly rate £11.50 - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £22.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -20.00%

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 30 March 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

Finance Hourly Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 50 (42.74%) Oracle
2 34 (29.06%) Security Cleared
3 33 (28.21%) ITIL
4 28 (23.93%) SQL
5 27 (23.08%) SC Cleared
6 26 (22.22%) Java
7 23 (19.66%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (17.09%) Business Intelligence
9 19 (16.24%) Oracle Reports
9 19 (16.24%) PL/SQL
10 18 (15.38%) Oracle EBS
10 18 (15.38%) Oracle General Ledger
10 18 (15.38%) Oracle Payables
11 17 (14.53%) Project Management
11 17 (14.53%) Linux
12 16 (13.68%) Oracle EBS R12
12 16 (13.68%) Problem Management
13 15 (12.82%) Oracle Applications
13 15 (12.82%) SOAP
13 15 (12.82%) J2EE
13 15 (12.82%) HP
13 15 (12.82%) Risk Management
13 15 (12.82%) Oracle Receivables
14 14 (11.97%) Oracle Database
14 14 (11.97%) Workflow
14 14 (11.97%) General Ledger
15 13 (11.11%) Manufacturing
15 13 (11.11%) SLA
15 13 (11.11%) Web Services
16 12 (10.26%) UNIX

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 12 (10.26%) Oracle Workflow
2 11 (9.40%) WebLogic
3 10 (8.55%) AquaLogic
4 7 (5.98%) JBoss
5 3 (2.56%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.56%) SAS
6 2 (1.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (1.71%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.85%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (6.84%) MS Office
2 6 (5.13%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (3.42%) MS Project
4 2 (1.71%) MS Excel
5 1 (0.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 18 (15.38%) Oracle EBS
1 18 (15.38%) Oracle General Ledger
1 18 (15.38%) Oracle Payables
2 16 (13.68%) Oracle EBS R12
3 15 (12.82%) Oracle Applications
3 15 (12.82%) Oracle Receivables
4 11 (9.40%) Oracle Financials
5 5 (4.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 4 (3.42%) Oracle BPM
7 3 (2.56%) Oracle Cash Management
7 3 (2.56%) Oracle Assets
7 3 (2.56%) Oracle E-Business Tax
7 3 (2.56%) Oracle Internet Expenses
8 1 (0.85%) SAP FI
8 1 (0.85%) SAP FI/CO
8 1 (0.85%) SAP CO
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.98%) LDAP
2 3 (2.56%) SAN
3 2 (1.71%) 2G
4 1 (0.85%) Telnet
4 1 (0.85%) Firewall
4 1 (0.85%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (16.24%) Oracle Reports
2 14 (11.97%) Oracle Database
3 10 (8.55%) SQL Server
4 8 (6.84%) RDBMS
4 8 (6.84%) Relational Database
5 7 (5.98%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 7 (5.98%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (4.27%) Oracle OWB
7 4 (3.42%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (2.56%) Base SAS
9 2 (1.71%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 2 (1.71%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (1.71%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 2 (1.71%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.85%) Oracle Discoverer
10 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.85%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 8 (6.84%) Oracle Forms
2 7 (5.98%) Ant
3 4 (3.42%) Selenium
4 3 (2.56%) StarTeam
5 2 (1.71%) Toad
5 2 (1.71%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (1.71%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.85%) JUnit
6 1 (0.85%) Eclipse
General
1 14 (11.97%) General Ledger
2 13 (11.11%) Manufacturing
3 8 (6.84%) Marketing
4 5 (4.27%) Electronics
4 5 (4.27%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.42%) Billing
6 3 (2.56%) Spanish Language
7 2 (1.71%) Back Office
8 1 (0.85%) Banking
8 1 (0.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (22.22%) Developer
1 26 (22.22%) Analyst
2 12 (10.26%) Project Manager
3 11 (9.40%) Consultant
4 9 (7.69%) Business Analyst
5 8 (6.84%) Java Developer
5 8 (6.84%) Oracle Consultant
6 6 (5.13%) Oracle Developer
6 6 (5.13%) Test Analyst
7 5 (4.27%) Coordinator
7 5 (4.27%) Support Analyst
7 5 (4.27%) Administrator
7 5 (4.27%) Oracle Financials Consultant
7 5 (4.27%) Informatica Developer
8 4 (3.42%) ETL Developer
8 4 (3.42%) Service Manager
9 3 (2.56%) Change Manager
9 3 (2.56%) Technical Consultant
9 3 (2.56%) Senior Manager
9 3 (2.56%) Oracle Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (12.82%) J2EE
1 15 (12.82%) SOAP
2 13 (11.11%) Web Services
3 10 (8.55%) XML
3 10 (8.55%) Middleware
4 9 (7.69%) JPA
5 8 (6.84%) Java EE
6 7 (5.98%) JMS
6 7 (5.98%) JDBC
6 7 (5.98%) JNDI
7 4 (3.42%) jBPM
7 4 (3.42%) HTML
7 4 (3.42%) Java SE
7 4 (3.42%) Java EE 5
8 3 (2.56%) Play Framework
8 3 (2.56%) JSON
8 3 (2.56%) CSS
9 2 (1.71%) Hibernate
9 2 (1.71%) Spring
9 2 (1.71%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.98%) Private Cloud
2 7 (5.98%) Clustering
3 5 (4.27%) DTV
4 4 (3.42%) NHS
4 4 (3.42%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.56%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.71%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.71%) Informatics
6 2 (1.71%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.85%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 17 (14.53%) Linux
2 12 (10.26%) UNIX
3 10 (8.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (2.56%) Windows 7
4 3 (2.56%) Windows
4 3 (2.56%) VME
5 2 (1.71%) Android
5 2 (1.71%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.85%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (28.21%) ITIL
2 23 (19.66%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (17.09%) Business Intelligence
4 17 (14.53%) Project Management
5 16 (13.68%) Problem Management
6 15 (12.82%) Risk Management
7 14 (11.97%) Workflow
8 12 (10.26%) Service Management
9 11 (9.40%) SOA
9 11 (9.40%) Migration
9 11 (9.40%) Test Scripting
9 11 (9.40%) Continuous Improvement
10 10 (8.55%) Regression Testing
11 9 (7.69%) Business Analysis
11 9 (7.69%) Six Sigma
11 9 (7.69%) Configuration Management
11 9 (7.69%) Mentoring
12 8 (6.84%) Change Management
12 8 (6.84%) Integration Testing
13 7 (5.98%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 28 (23.93%) SQL
2 26 (22.22%) Java
3 19 (16.24%) PL/SQL
4 8 (6.84%) Shell Script
5 7 (5.98%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
6 3 (2.56%) COBOL
7 2 (1.71%) C
8 1 (0.85%) C#
8 1 (0.85%) Perl
Qualifications
1 34 (29.06%) Security Cleared
2 27 (23.08%) SC Cleared
3 7 (5.98%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (4.27%) ISEB
4 5 (4.27%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 4 (3.42%) Degree
5 4 (3.42%) OCAJ
5 4 (3.42%) OCP
5 4 (3.42%) OCA
5 4 (3.42%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (1.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.71%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.71%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.85%) CCNA
7 1 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.85%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (11.11%) SLA
2 8 (6.84%) QA
3 1 (0.85%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 5 (4.27%) OpenView
2 2 (1.71%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.85%) HP UCMDB
3 1 (0.85%) WMI
Vendors
1 50 (42.74%) Oracle
2 15 (12.82%) HP
3 10 (8.55%) Microsoft
3 10 (8.55%) SAP
3 10 (8.55%) Red Hat
4 9 (7.69%) Informatica
5 7 (5.98%) CheckPoint
6 4 (3.42%) Cerner
7 3 (2.56%) EnterpriseDB
7 3 (2.56%) Splunk
8 2 (1.71%) Apple
8 2 (1.71%) Symbian
9 1 (0.85%) Cisco
9 1 (0.85%) Dell
9 1 (0.85%) Borland
9 1 (0.85%) Serena
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