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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 13 20 6
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -14
Contract jobs citing Finance 37 15 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 10.25% 7.46% 11.93%
As % of the General category 64.91% 45.45% 51.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 6 3
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£403 £260 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.80% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £219 £132
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -18.91%
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
57 33 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 15.79% 16.42% 23.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 15 13
Average daily rate £388 £245 £188
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+58.16% +30.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £175 £122
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £346 £318
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 4
Average hourly rate - £26.00 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +60.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £22.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -12.00%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 38 (41.30%) Oracle
2 33 (35.87%) Security Cleared
3 28 (30.43%) Java
4 25 (27.17%) SC Cleared
5 24 (26.09%) ITIL
6 22 (23.91%) Project Management
7 21 (22.83%) Linux
8 20 (21.74%) HP
9 19 (20.65%) Oracle Database
10 17 (18.48%) WebLogic
10 17 (18.48%) Agile Software Development
11 16 (17.39%) AquaLogic
11 16 (17.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 16 (17.39%) SQL
11 16 (17.39%) SOA
11 16 (17.39%) Red Hat
11 16 (17.39%) Middleware
12 15 (16.30%) OpenView
13 13 (14.13%) Java EE
14 12 (13.04%) Problem Management
14 12 (13.04%) Change Management
14 12 (13.04%) PL/SQL
14 12 (13.04%) J2EE
15 11 (11.96%) SOAP
15 11 (11.96%) ISEB
15 11 (11.96%) Oracle EBS
15 11 (11.96%) Oracle Applications
15 11 (11.96%) Analytical Skills
16 10 (10.87%) Oracle Payables
16 10 (10.87%) Oracle Receivables

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 17 (18.48%) WebLogic
2 16 (17.39%) AquaLogic
3 6 (6.52%) Oracle Workflow
3 6 (6.52%) SharePoint
4 5 (5.43%) JBoss
5 3 (3.26%) SAS
6 1 (1.09%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.09%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.09%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.09%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (6.52%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (5.43%) MS Office
3 4 (4.35%) MS Project
4 2 (2.17%) MS Excel
4 2 (2.17%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.09%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 11 (11.96%) Oracle EBS
1 11 (11.96%) Oracle Applications
2 10 (10.87%) Oracle Payables
2 10 (10.87%) Oracle Receivables
2 10 (10.87%) Oracle General Ledger
2 10 (10.87%) Oracle EBS R12
3 7 (7.61%) Oracle Financials
4 4 (4.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (3.26%) Oracle Cash Management
5 3 (3.26%) Oracle Assets
5 3 (3.26%) Oracle E-Business Tax
5 3 (3.26%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.61%) SAN
2 4 (4.35%) LDAP
3 2 (2.17%) 2G
4 1 (1.09%) FTP
4 1 (1.09%) HTTP
4 1 (1.09%) Firewall
4 1 (1.09%) Telnet
4 1 (1.09%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (20.65%) Oracle Database
2 9 (9.78%) SQL Server
3 6 (6.52%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (5.43%) Relational Database
4 5 (5.43%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (5.43%) RDBMS
5 4 (4.35%) BusinessObjects XI
6 3 (3.26%) Base SAS
6 3 (3.26%) Oracle OWB
6 3 (3.26%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 2 (2.17%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 2 (2.17%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 2 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.09%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (1.09%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 4 (4.35%) Ant
2 3 (3.26%) StarTeam
2 3 (3.26%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (2.17%) Selenium
4 1 (1.09%) JUnit
4 1 (1.09%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.09%) Toad
General
1 9 (9.78%) Manufacturing
2 8 (8.70%) General Ledger
3 7 (7.61%) Marketing
4 4 (4.35%) Electronics
4 4 (4.35%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.35%) Billing
5 2 (2.17%) Back Office
6 1 (1.09%) Banking
6 1 (1.09%) Military
6 1 (1.09%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 18 (19.57%) Analyst
2 15 (16.30%) Developer
3 11 (11.96%) Consultant
4 10 (10.87%) Project Manager
5 8 (8.70%) Administrator
6 7 (7.61%) Oracle Consultant
7 6 (6.52%) Business Analyst
7 6 (6.52%) Java Developer
8 4 (4.35%) Coordinator
8 4 (4.35%) DBA
8 4 (4.35%) Oracle Financials Consultant
8 4 (4.35%) Service Manager
8 4 (4.35%) Change Manager
8 4 (4.35%) Linux Administrator
9 3 (3.26%) Oracle DBA
9 3 (3.26%) Test Analyst
9 3 (3.26%) Senior Manager
10 2 (2.17%) Applications Specialist
10 2 (2.17%) Technical Consultant
10 2 (2.17%) Environment Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (17.39%) Middleware
2 13 (14.13%) Java EE
3 12 (13.04%) J2EE
4 11 (11.96%) SOAP
5 9 (9.78%) Web Services
6 6 (6.52%) XML
7 5 (5.43%) JPA
8 4 (4.35%) JDBC
8 4 (4.35%) JMS
8 4 (4.35%) JNDI
9 3 (3.26%) HTML
10 2 (2.17%) .NET
10 2 (2.17%) ASP.NET
10 2 (2.17%) CSS
10 2 (2.17%) jQuery
10 2 (2.17%) Play Framework
10 2 (2.17%) REST
10 2 (2.17%) JSON
11 1 (1.09%) Spring
11 1 (1.09%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.96%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.35%) DTV
3 3 (3.26%) Clustering
3 3 (3.26%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.09%) Statistics
4 1 (1.09%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.09%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 21 (22.83%) Linux
2 16 (17.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (8.70%) UNIX
4 2 (2.17%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (1.09%) VME
5 1 (1.09%) Windows
5 1 (1.09%) Solaris
5 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (26.09%) ITIL
2 22 (23.91%) Project Management
3 17 (18.48%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (17.39%) SOA
5 12 (13.04%) Problem Management
5 12 (13.04%) Change Management
6 10 (10.87%) Service Management
6 10 (10.87%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (9.78%) Risk Management
8 7 (7.61%) Business Analysis
8 7 (7.61%) Test Scripting
8 7 (7.61%) Mentoring
9 6 (6.52%) Six Sigma
9 6 (6.52%) Configuration Management
9 6 (6.52%) Network Management
9 6 (6.52%) Programme Management
9 6 (6.52%) Workflow
10 5 (5.43%) High Availability
10 5 (5.43%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (5.43%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (30.43%) Java
2 16 (17.39%) SQL
3 12 (13.04%) PL/SQL
4 6 (6.52%) Shell Script
5 4 (4.35%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
6 2 (2.17%) Perl
6 2 (2.17%) C
6 2 (2.17%) C#
7 1 (1.09%) COBOL
7 1 (1.09%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (35.87%) Security Cleared
2 25 (27.17%) SC Cleared
3 11 (11.96%) ISEB
4 8 (8.70%) APMP
5 4 (4.35%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 3 (3.26%) DV Cleared
6 3 (3.26%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (2.17%) ISTQB
8 1 (1.09%) OCAJ
8 1 (1.09%) SAS Certification
8 1 (1.09%) PMP
8 1 (1.09%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.09%) OCP
8 1 (1.09%) OCA
8 1 (1.09%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (1.09%) CCNA
8 1 (1.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.78%) SLA
2 4 (4.35%) QA
3 1 (1.09%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (3.26%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.09%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (16.30%) OpenView
2 2 (2.17%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.09%) WMI
3 1 (1.09%) HP UCMDB
3 1 (1.09%) Netcool
3 1 (1.09%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 38 (41.30%) Oracle
2 20 (21.74%) HP
3 16 (17.39%) Red Hat
4 7 (7.61%) Microsoft
4 7 (7.61%) Informatica
5 6 (6.52%) Splunk
6 4 (4.35%) SAP
6 4 (4.35%) Business Objects
7 3 (3.26%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.09%) Serena
8 1 (1.09%) EnterpriseDB
8 1 (1.09%) Cisco
8 1 (1.09%) NetApp
8 1 (1.09%) Borland
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