The first 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 12 4 7
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +3
Contract jobs citing Finance 64 27 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 13.28% 15.08% 12.33%
As % of the General category 63.37% 72.97% 65.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 13 17
Average daily rate £261 £438 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.28% +26.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £199 £305 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £550 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £19.39 £22.77
% change year-on-year
+0.56% -14.84%
General Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
101 37 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 20.95% 20.67% 18.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 16 22
Average daily rate £255 £424 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-39.82% +17.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £300 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £550 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £17.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -41.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £26.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +6.00%
Finance
Tyne and Wear

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 17 April 2014.

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 17 April 2014, 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 32 (39.02%) Security Cleared
2 30 (36.59%) Oracle
3 26 (31.71%) Manufacturing
3 26 (31.71%) SC Cleared
4 25 (30.49%) SQL Server
5 23 (28.05%) RDBMS
5 23 (28.05%) Relational Database
6 22 (26.83%) Microsoft
7 21 (25.61%) Test Scripting
8 20 (24.39%) Integration Testing
9 18 (21.95%) Java
10 17 (20.73%) Degree
11 16 (19.51%) .NET
12 15 (18.29%) Project Management
13 14 (17.07%) Telecoms
13 14 (17.07%) Windows
14 13 (15.85%) UNIX
14 13 (15.85%) SOA
15 12 (14.63%) ITIL
15 12 (14.63%) Stakeholder Management
16 11 (13.41%) RDF
17 10 (12.20%) PRINCE2
17 10 (12.20%) Linux
17 10 (12.20%) TIBCO
17 10 (12.20%) Middleware
17 10 (12.20%) Risk Management
17 10 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
17 10 (12.20%) WebSphere
17 10 (12.20%) Oracle Fusion
18 9 (10.98%) Six Sigma

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 (12.20%) WebSphere
2 9 (10.98%) Tuxedo
3 6 (7.32%) SharePoint
4 5 (6.10%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (4.88%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (2.44%) WebLogic
6 2 (2.44%) WebLogic Portal
6 2 (2.44%) Oracle UPK
7 1 (1.22%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.22%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 9 (10.98%) MS Excel
2 7 (8.54%) MS Project
3 3 (3.66%) MS Office
3 3 (3.66%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (7.32%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (6.10%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (4.88%) Oracle General Ledger
3 4 (4.88%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (4.88%) Oracle Payables
3 4 (4.88%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (3.66%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (2.44%) Oracle CRM
5 2 (2.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (1.22%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (1.22%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (1.22%) Oracle E-Business Tax
6 1 (1.22%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 1 (1.22%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 1 (1.22%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (1.22%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (1.22%) Oracle iProcurement
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.88%) DHCP
2 3 (3.66%) Internet
2 3 (3.66%) DNS
3 2 (2.44%) 4G
3 2 (2.44%) 3G
3 2 (2.44%) DSL
3 2 (2.44%) Firewall
3 2 (2.44%) Network Security
3 2 (2.44%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.22%) GSM
4 1 (1.22%) UMTS
4 1 (1.22%) WAN
4 1 (1.22%) LTE
4 1 (1.22%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (30.49%) SQL Server
2 23 (28.05%) RDBMS
2 23 (28.05%) Relational Database
3 6 (7.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (7.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (6.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (3.66%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (3.66%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.44%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (2.44%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.22%) OLAP
7 1 (1.22%) DTS
7 1 (1.22%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.22%) Oracle Discoverer
7 1 (1.22%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.22%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 1 (1.22%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 4 (4.88%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (2.44%) Selenium
3 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.22%) ERwin
General
1 26 (31.71%) Manufacturing
2 14 (17.07%) Telecoms
3 7 (8.54%) Banking
4 3 (3.66%) General Ledger
4 3 (3.66%) Marketing
5 2 (2.44%) Retail Banking
5 2 (2.44%) Retail
5 2 (2.44%) Electronics
6 1 (1.22%) Military
Job Titles
1 26 (31.71%) Developer
2 22 (26.83%) Analyst
3 11 (13.41%) Project Manager
4 8 (9.76%) Business Analyst
4 8 (9.76%) Java Developer
4 8 (9.76%) SOA Developer
5 7 (8.54%) Programmer
6 5 (6.10%) Support Analyst
6 5 (6.10%) Project Analyst
6 5 (6.10%) Microsoft Developer
7 4 (4.88%) Project Support Analyst
8 3 (3.66%) Delivery Manager
8 3 (3.66%) Java Programmer
8 3 (3.66%) Technical Analyst
8 3 (3.66%) Senior Manager
8 3 (3.66%) Oracle Analyst
8 3 (3.66%) PMO Analyst
8 3 (3.66%) ScrumMaster
8 3 (3.66%) Senior Project Manager
9 2 (2.44%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (19.51%) .NET
2 10 (12.20%) Middleware
2 10 (12.20%) Oracle Fusion
3 5 (6.10%) ASP.NET
4 3 (3.66%) Java EE 5
4 3 (3.66%) Java SE
4 3 (3.66%) Java EE
5 2 (2.44%) GWT
5 2 (2.44%) J2EE
5 2 (2.44%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.88%) PMI
2 3 (3.66%) Clustering
2 3 (3.66%) Open Source
3 2 (2.44%) DTV
4 1 (1.22%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (17.07%) Windows
2 13 (15.85%) UNIX
3 10 (12.20%) Linux
4 5 (6.10%) Windows 8
4 5 (6.10%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (4.88%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.22%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (25.61%) Test Scripting
2 20 (24.39%) Integration Testing
3 15 (18.29%) Project Management
4 13 (15.85%) SOA
5 12 (14.63%) ITIL
5 12 (14.63%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (13.41%) RDF
7 10 (12.20%) PRINCE2
7 10 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (12.20%) Risk Management
8 9 (10.98%) Six Sigma
9 7 (8.54%) CRM
10 6 (7.32%) Change Management
10 6 (7.32%) Project Planning
11 5 (6.10%) Workflow
11 5 (6.10%) Business Analysis
11 5 (6.10%) OO
11 5 (6.10%) Quality Management
12 4 (4.88%) Service Delivery
12 4 (4.88%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (21.95%) Java
2 7 (8.54%) SQL
3 5 (6.10%) VB.NET
3 5 (6.10%) C#
4 4 (4.88%) PL/SQL
5 3 (3.66%) VBA
6 2 (2.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 32 (39.02%) Security Cleared
2 26 (31.71%) SC Cleared
3 17 (20.73%) Degree
4 8 (9.76%) PMI Certification
5 5 (6.10%) PMP
5 5 (6.10%) DV Cleared
6 3 (3.66%) OCAJ
6 3 (3.66%) OCP
6 3 (3.66%) OCA
6 3 (3.66%) Oracle Certification
7 2 (2.44%) ISEB
7 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.22%) MCDBA
8 1 (1.22%) MCT
8 1 (1.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (1.22%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.22%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.88%) SLA
2 3 (3.66%) QA
3 1 (1.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (4.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.22%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 30 (36.59%) Oracle
2 22 (26.83%) Microsoft
3 10 (12.20%) TIBCO
4 3 (3.66%) CA
4 3 (3.66%) Cisco
5 2 (2.44%) VMware
5 2 (2.44%) SAP
6 1 (1.22%) HP
6 1 (1.22%) Informatica
6 1 (1.22%) Veritas
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
TEKsystems
Rate: £325 - £375 per day
Posted: 6 days ago