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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 7 11 4
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -7
Contract jobs citing Finance 76 68 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 15.73% 13.91% 14.84%
As % of the General category 78.35% 64.15% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 49 13
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£360 £263 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.14% -35.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £199 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £413 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 0
Average hourly rate £11.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £23.00 £19.39
% change year-on-year
-21.73% +18.61%
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
97 106 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 20.08% 21.68% 19.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 74 16
Average daily rate £338 £260 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.80% -35.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £168 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £413 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 0 0
Average hourly rate £11.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -5.66%

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 24 April 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 24 April 2015.

Finance Hourly Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 44 (38.94%) Oracle
2 30 (26.55%) ITIL
2 30 (26.55%) Security Cleared
3 26 (23.01%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (22.12%) SC Cleared
5 24 (21.24%) Java
5 24 (21.24%) SQL
6 20 (17.70%) Project Management
7 17 (15.04%) Web Services
7 17 (15.04%) Microsoft
8 16 (14.16%) Business Intelligence
8 16 (14.16%) Oracle Reports
8 16 (14.16%) PL/SQL
9 15 (13.27%) Linux
10 14 (12.39%) Service Management
10 14 (12.39%) Oracle Database
11 13 (11.50%) Oracle Payables
11 13 (11.50%) Oracle EBS
11 13 (11.50%) J2EE
11 13 (11.50%) Oracle General Ledger
11 13 (11.50%) Problem Management
12 12 (10.62%) Oracle EBS R12
12 12 (10.62%) SOAP
12 12 (10.62%) MS Office
12 12 (10.62%) Migration
13 11 (9.73%) Risk Management
13 11 (9.73%) WebLogic
13 11 (9.73%) SOA
13 11 (9.73%) HP
13 11 (9.73%) Mentoring

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 11 (9.73%) WebLogic
2 10 (8.85%) AquaLogic
3 8 (7.08%) Oracle Workflow
4 5 (4.42%) JBoss
5 2 (1.77%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.88%) CMS
6 1 (0.88%) SAS
6 1 (0.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (10.62%) MS Office
2 4 (3.54%) MS Project
2 4 (3.54%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.65%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.88%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (11.50%) Oracle Payables
1 13 (11.50%) Oracle EBS
1 13 (11.50%) Oracle General Ledger
2 12 (10.62%) Oracle EBS R12
3 10 (8.85%) Oracle Receivables
3 10 (8.85%) Oracle Applications
4 9 (7.96%) Oracle Financials
5 4 (3.54%) Oracle BPM
6 3 (2.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (2.65%) Oracle Cash Management
6 3 (2.65%) Oracle Assets
6 3 (2.65%) Oracle E-Business Tax
6 3 (2.65%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 1 (0.88%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.88%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.88%) SAP FI
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.19%) LDAP
2 3 (2.65%) SAN
3 2 (1.77%) 2G
4 1 (0.88%) Firewall
4 1 (0.88%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (14.16%) Oracle Reports
2 14 (12.39%) Oracle Database
3 9 (7.96%) SQL Server
4 7 (6.19%) RDBMS
4 7 (6.19%) Relational Database
5 6 (5.31%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (4.42%) Oracle OWB
7 4 (3.54%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 4 (3.54%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (1.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.77%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (1.77%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.88%) QlikView
9 1 (0.88%) Base SAS
9 1 (0.88%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.88%) Oracle Discoverer
9 1 (0.88%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 7 (6.19%) Ant
2 5 (4.42%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (2.65%) Selenium
4 2 (1.77%) Toad
4 2 (1.77%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (1.77%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.88%) JBehave
5 1 (0.88%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.88%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.88%) StarTeam
5 1 (0.88%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.88%) JUnit
General
1 10 (8.85%) Manufacturing
1 10 (8.85%) General Ledger
2 5 (4.42%) Marketing
3 4 (3.54%) Billing
4 3 (2.65%) Spanish Language
4 3 (2.65%) Electronics
4 3 (2.65%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.77%) Legal
6 1 (0.88%) Banking
6 1 (0.88%) Retail
6 1 (0.88%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 33 (29.20%) Analyst
2 24 (21.24%) Developer
3 14 (12.39%) Project Manager
3 14 (12.39%) Business Analyst
4 8 (7.08%) Java Developer
5 7 (6.19%) Support Analyst
5 7 (6.19%) Consultant
6 6 (5.31%) Administrator
6 6 (5.31%) Oracle Developer
7 5 (4.42%) Oracle Consultant
7 5 (4.42%) Informatica Developer
8 4 (3.54%) ETL Developer
8 4 (3.54%) Oracle Financials Consultant
8 4 (3.54%) Service Manager
9 3 (2.65%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 3 (2.65%) Service Desk Analyst
9 3 (2.65%) Linux Administrator
9 3 (2.65%) Coordinator
9 3 (2.65%) Architect
9 3 (2.65%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (15.04%) Web Services
2 13 (11.50%) J2EE
3 12 (10.62%) SOAP
4 10 (8.85%) Middleware
5 8 (7.08%) Java EE
6 7 (6.19%) JPA
6 7 (6.19%) JNDI
6 7 (6.19%) JDBC
6 7 (6.19%) XML
6 7 (6.19%) JMS
7 4 (3.54%) jBPM
7 4 (3.54%) Java EE 5
7 4 (3.54%) Java SE
8 3 (2.65%) HTML
8 3 (2.65%) Play Framework
9 2 (1.77%) AngularJS
9 2 (1.77%) CSS
9 2 (1.77%) Spring
9 2 (1.77%) Hibernate
9 2 (1.77%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.73%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.19%) Clustering
3 5 (4.42%) Open Source
3 5 (4.42%) Private Cloud
4 4 (3.54%) Mobile App
4 4 (3.54%) NHS
5 3 (2.65%) DTV
6 2 (1.77%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.77%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.77%) Informatics
7 1 (0.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (13.27%) Linux
2 10 (8.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (7.08%) UNIX
4 7 (6.19%) Windows
5 6 (5.31%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.77%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.77%) Android
6 2 (1.77%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (26.55%) ITIL
2 26 (23.01%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (17.70%) Project Management
4 16 (14.16%) Business Intelligence
5 14 (12.39%) Service Management
6 13 (11.50%) Problem Management
7 12 (10.62%) Migration
8 11 (9.73%) Risk Management
8 11 (9.73%) SOA
8 11 (9.73%) Mentoring
9 10 (8.85%) Workflow
9 10 (8.85%) Business Analysis
10 8 (7.08%) Change Management
10 8 (7.08%) Test Scripting
11 7 (6.19%) Integration Testing
11 7 (6.19%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 7 (6.19%) Six Sigma
11 7 (6.19%) High Availability
11 7 (6.19%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (6.19%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 24 (21.24%) Java
1 24 (21.24%) SQL
2 16 (14.16%) PL/SQL
3 7 (6.19%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
3 7 (6.19%) Shell Script
4 2 (1.77%) COBOL
5 1 (0.88%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.88%) C
5 1 (0.88%) C#
5 1 (0.88%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.88%) Perl
Qualifications
1 30 (26.55%) Security Cleared
2 25 (22.12%) SC Cleared
3 6 (5.31%) Degree
4 4 (3.54%) OCP
4 4 (3.54%) OCA
4 4 (3.54%) Oracle Certification
4 4 (3.54%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (3.54%) OCAJ
5 3 (2.65%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 2 (1.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.77%) ISEB
7 1 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.88%) MCSE
7 1 (0.88%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.85%) SLA
2 5 (4.42%) QA
3 1 (0.88%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (2.65%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (4.42%) OpenView
2 1 (0.88%) SCCM
2 1 (0.88%) WMI
2 1 (0.88%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 44 (38.94%) Oracle
2 17 (15.04%) Microsoft
3 11 (9.73%) HP
4 10 (8.85%) Red Hat
5 9 (7.96%) SAP
6 7 (6.19%) Informatica
7 6 (5.31%) CheckPoint
8 4 (3.54%) Cerner
9 3 (2.65%) Splunk
10 2 (1.77%) ServiceNow
10 2 (1.77%) Symbian
10 2 (1.77%) Apple
10 2 (1.77%) EnterpriseDB
11 1 (0.88%) Serena
11 1 (0.88%) Borland
11 1 (0.88%) Cisco
11 1 (0.88%) Dell
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