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 December 2014 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 14 14 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 -12
Contract jobs citing Finance 51 18 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 10.47% 9.52% 15.83%
As % of the General category 68.00% 64.29% 64.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 7 8
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£380 £415 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.43% +50.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £278 £171
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £510 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £26.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +73.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -14.28%
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
75 28 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 15.40% 14.81% 24.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 12 18
Average daily rate £375 £315 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% +26.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £197 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £509 £386
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Average hourly rate - £26.00 £12.19
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +113.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%

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 December 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 24 December 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 42 (47.19%) Oracle
2 35 (39.33%) Security Cleared
3 29 (32.58%) Java
4 25 (28.09%) SC Cleared
5 23 (25.84%) HP
6 22 (24.72%) ITIL
7 21 (23.60%) Linux
8 19 (21.35%) SQL
8 19 (21.35%) Oracle Database
9 18 (20.22%) Project Management
10 17 (19.10%) WebLogic
11 16 (17.98%) SOA
11 16 (17.98%) Red Hat
11 16 (17.98%) Middleware
11 16 (17.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 16 (17.98%) Agile Software Development
11 16 (17.98%) AquaLogic
12 15 (16.85%) Oracle EBS R12
12 15 (16.85%) Problem Management
12 15 (16.85%) OpenView
12 15 (16.85%) Oracle EBS
13 14 (15.73%) Oracle Applications
14 13 (14.61%) Java EE
14 13 (14.61%) Oracle General Ledger
14 13 (14.61%) PL/SQL
14 13 (14.61%) Oracle Payables
14 13 (14.61%) Oracle Receivables
15 12 (13.48%) J2EE
15 12 (13.48%) SLA
16 11 (12.36%) ISEB

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 17 (19.10%) WebLogic
2 16 (17.98%) AquaLogic
3 9 (10.11%) Oracle Workflow
4 7 (7.87%) SharePoint
5 5 (5.62%) JBoss
6 2 (2.25%) MS Exchange
6 2 (2.25%) SAS
7 1 (1.12%) CMS
7 1 (1.12%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.12%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (5.62%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (3.37%) MS Project
3 2 (2.25%) MS Office
4 1 (1.12%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.12%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.12%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 15 (16.85%) Oracle EBS
1 15 (16.85%) Oracle EBS R12
2 14 (15.73%) Oracle Applications
3 13 (14.61%) Oracle Payables
3 13 (14.61%) Oracle Receivables
3 13 (14.61%) Oracle General Ledger
4 7 (7.87%) Oracle Financials
5 5 (5.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (3.37%) Oracle Cash Management
6 3 (3.37%) Oracle Assets
6 3 (3.37%) Oracle E-Business Tax
6 3 (3.37%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 1 (1.12%) Oracle Payroll
7 1 (1.12%) Oracle iRecruitment
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.12%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.87%) SAN
2 4 (4.49%) LDAP
3 2 (2.25%) 2G
4 1 (1.12%) FTP
4 1 (1.12%) HTTP
4 1 (1.12%) Extranet
4 1 (1.12%) Telnet
4 1 (1.12%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (21.35%) Oracle Database
2 8 (8.99%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.99%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (5.62%) RDBMS
3 5 (5.62%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 5 (5.62%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.49%) BusinessObjects XI
5 3 (3.37%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.25%) Oracle OWB
6 2 (2.25%) Base SAS
6 2 (2.25%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.12%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 1 (1.12%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.12%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 6 (6.74%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (4.49%) Ant
3 3 (3.37%) StarTeam
3 3 (3.37%) Selenium
4 1 (1.12%) JUnit
4 1 (1.12%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.12%) Toad
General
1 11 (12.36%) General Ledger
2 10 (11.24%) Manufacturing
3 6 (6.74%) Marketing
4 5 (5.62%) Electronics
4 5 (5.62%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.37%) Billing
6 2 (2.25%) Back Office
6 2 (2.25%) Military
7 1 (1.12%) Banking
7 1 (1.12%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 16 (17.98%) Developer
2 15 (16.85%) Analyst
3 14 (15.73%) Consultant
4 9 (10.11%) Oracle Consultant
5 8 (8.99%) Administrator
6 7 (7.87%) Java Developer
7 6 (6.74%) Project Manager
8 4 (4.49%) DBA
8 4 (4.49%) Linux Administrator
8 4 (4.49%) Change Manager
8 4 (4.49%) Oracle Financials Consultant
9 3 (3.37%) Business Analyst
9 3 (3.37%) Test Analyst
9 3 (3.37%) Coordinator
9 3 (3.37%) Oracle DBA
9 3 (3.37%) Service Manager
10 2 (2.25%) Applications Specialist
10 2 (2.25%) Process Analyst
10 2 (2.25%) Senior Analyst
10 2 (2.25%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (17.98%) Middleware
2 13 (14.61%) Java EE
3 12 (13.48%) J2EE
4 11 (12.36%) SOAP
5 9 (10.11%) Web Services
6 8 (8.99%) XML
7 5 (5.62%) JPA
8 4 (4.49%) JDBC
8 4 (4.49%) JMS
8 4 (4.49%) JNDI
9 3 (3.37%) HTML
9 3 (3.37%) Play Framework
10 2 (2.25%) REST
10 2 (2.25%) JSON
10 2 (2.25%) jQuery
10 2 (2.25%) .NET
10 2 (2.25%) ASP.NET
10 2 (2.25%) CSS
11 1 (1.12%) ODBC
11 1 (1.12%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.87%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.62%) DTV
3 3 (3.37%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.37%) Clustering
4 1 (1.12%) Statistics
4 1 (1.12%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.12%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 21 (23.60%) Linux
2 16 (17.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (11.24%) UNIX
4 2 (2.25%) Windows
4 2 (2.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (2.25%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (1.12%) VME
5 1 (1.12%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (24.72%) ITIL
2 18 (20.22%) Project Management
3 16 (17.98%) SOA
3 16 (17.98%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (16.85%) Problem Management
5 11 (12.36%) Change Management
6 10 (11.24%) Service Management
7 9 (10.11%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (10.11%) Workflow
8 8 (8.99%) Regression Testing
8 8 (8.99%) Configuration Management
8 8 (8.99%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (7.87%) Test Scripting
9 7 (7.87%) Migration
9 7 (7.87%) Programme Management
10 6 (6.74%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (6.74%) Risk Management
10 6 (6.74%) Network Management
10 6 (6.74%) Mentoring
11 5 (5.62%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 29 (32.58%) Java
2 19 (21.35%) SQL
3 13 (14.61%) PL/SQL
4 6 (6.74%) Shell Script
5 4 (4.49%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
6 2 (2.25%) Perl
6 2 (2.25%) C
6 2 (2.25%) C#
7 1 (1.12%) COBOL
7 1 (1.12%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.12%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (39.33%) Security Cleared
2 25 (28.09%) SC Cleared
3 11 (12.36%) ISEB
4 8 (8.99%) APMP
5 4 (4.49%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (3.37%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 3 (3.37%) DV Cleared
7 2 (2.25%) ISTQB
8 1 (1.12%) OCAJ
8 1 (1.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (1.12%) SAS Certification
8 1 (1.12%) PMP
8 1 (1.12%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.12%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.12%) OCP
8 1 (1.12%) OCA
8 1 (1.12%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (1.12%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.48%) SLA
2 7 (7.87%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.37%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (2.25%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (2.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (16.85%) OpenView
2 2 (2.25%) Netcool
2 2 (2.25%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (2.25%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.12%) HP UCMDB
3 1 (1.12%) WMI
Vendors
1 42 (47.19%) Oracle
2 23 (25.84%) HP
3 16 (17.98%) Red Hat
4 7 (7.87%) Informatica
5 6 (6.74%) Splunk
6 5 (5.62%) Microsoft
6 5 (5.62%) SAP
7 4 (4.49%) Business Objects
8 2 (2.25%) NetApp
8 2 (2.25%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.12%) Serena
9 1 (1.12%) EnterpriseDB
9 1 (1.12%) Borland
9 1 (1.12%) Cisco
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