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 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 8 10 2
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -8
Contract jobs citing Finance 76 46 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 13.79% 10.43% 20.25%
As % of the General category 79.17% 57.50% 86.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 32 18
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£370 £331 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.69% -1.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £201 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £457 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 0 0
Average hourly rate £11.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
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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
96 80 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 17.42% 18.14% 23.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 60 21
Average daily rate £360 £331 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.67% -14.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £168 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £436 £531
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 2 0
Average hourly rate £11.50 £34.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-66.90% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.25 £25.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.00% -3.84%

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 28 May 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 28 May 2015.

Finance Hourly Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 36 (31.30%) Oracle
2 29 (25.22%) ITIL
3 28 (24.35%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (22.61%) SQL
5 25 (21.74%) Security Cleared
6 24 (20.87%) Java
7 22 (19.13%) Microsoft
8 21 (18.26%) SC Cleared
9 20 (17.39%) Web Services
10 19 (16.52%) Project Management
11 18 (15.65%) Migration
11 18 (15.65%) Business Intelligence
12 16 (13.91%) MS Office
12 16 (13.91%) Oracle Reports
13 15 (13.04%) PL/SQL
13 15 (13.04%) Oracle Database
14 14 (12.17%) Linux
14 14 (12.17%) Problem Management
15 13 (11.30%) Windows
15 13 (11.30%) J2EE
16 12 (10.43%) HP
16 12 (10.43%) SOA
16 12 (10.43%) Business Analysis
16 12 (10.43%) Analytical Skills
17 11 (9.57%) AquaLogic
17 11 (9.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 11 (9.57%) SLA
17 11 (9.57%) WebLogic
17 11 (9.57%) Red Hat
17 11 (9.57%) Middleware

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 (9.57%) AquaLogic
1 11 (9.57%) WebLogic
2 7 (6.09%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (2.61%) SAS
3 3 (2.61%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (1.74%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.74%) JBoss
5 1 (0.87%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.87%) CMS
5 1 (0.87%) Confluence
Applications
1 16 (13.91%) MS Office
2 7 (6.09%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.61%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.74%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.87%) MS Project
5 1 (0.87%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (7.83%) Oracle Payables
1 9 (7.83%) Oracle EBS
1 9 (7.83%) Oracle General Ledger
2 8 (6.96%) Oracle Applications
2 8 (6.96%) Oracle Financials
3 7 (6.09%) Oracle EBS R12
4 6 (5.22%) Oracle Receivables
5 4 (3.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (3.48%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.87%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.87%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.87%) SAP CO
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.96%) LDAP
2 4 (3.48%) VPN
3 3 (2.61%) SAN
4 1 (0.87%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (13.91%) Oracle Reports
2 15 (13.04%) Oracle Database
3 8 (6.96%) SQL Server
4 5 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (3.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (3.48%) Oracle OWB
5 4 (3.48%) RDBMS
5 4 (3.48%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (3.48%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 4 (3.48%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.61%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 3 (2.61%) Base SAS
6 3 (2.61%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 3 (2.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.74%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (1.74%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.74%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.87%) MySQL
8 1 (0.87%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.87%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 8 (6.96%) Ant
2 5 (4.35%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (3.48%) Selenium
4 2 (1.74%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (1.74%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.87%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.87%) Toad
5 1 (0.87%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.87%) JBehave
5 1 (0.87%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.87%) StarTeam
5 1 (0.87%) JIRA
General
1 9 (7.83%) Manufacturing
2 6 (5.22%) Marketing
2 6 (5.22%) General Ledger
3 4 (3.48%) Electronics
3 4 (3.48%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.61%) Spanish Language
5 2 (1.74%) Banking
5 2 (1.74%) Retail
5 2 (1.74%) Legal
6 1 (0.87%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.87%) Billing
Job Titles
1 42 (36.52%) Analyst
2 27 (23.48%) Developer
3 18 (15.65%) Business Analyst
4 14 (12.17%) Project Manager
5 9 (7.83%) Support Analyst
5 9 (7.83%) Java Developer
6 6 (5.22%) Oracle Developer
6 6 (5.22%) Service Desk Analyst
6 6 (5.22%) Service Analyst
6 6 (5.22%) Administrator
7 5 (4.35%) Informatica Developer
8 4 (3.48%) ETL Developer
8 4 (3.48%) Architect
9 3 (2.61%) 2nd Line Support
9 3 (2.61%) Coordinator
9 3 (2.61%) Test Analyst
9 3 (2.61%) Consultant
9 3 (2.61%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 3 (2.61%) Linux Administrator
10 2 (1.74%) Change Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (17.39%) Web Services
2 13 (11.30%) J2EE
3 11 (9.57%) Middleware
4 10 (8.70%) SOAP
5 8 (6.96%) JNDI
5 8 (6.96%) JMS
5 8 (6.96%) JDBC
6 7 (6.09%) Java EE
7 6 (5.22%) XML
8 5 (4.35%) Play Framework
9 4 (3.48%) Java SE
9 4 (3.48%) jBPM
9 4 (3.48%) Java EE 5
9 4 (3.48%) JPA
10 3 (2.61%) HTML
10 3 (2.61%) Spring
10 3 (2.61%) JSON
11 2 (1.74%) Hibernate
11 2 (1.74%) jQuery
11 2 (1.74%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.43%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.96%) Clustering
3 4 (3.48%) DTV
3 4 (3.48%) NHS
3 4 (3.48%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.74%) Informatics
4 2 (1.74%) Blackberry
4 2 (1.74%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.74%) Data Structures
4 2 (1.74%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.87%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 14 (12.17%) Linux
2 13 (11.30%) Windows
3 11 (9.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (7.83%) Windows 7
5 7 (6.09%) UNIX
6 2 (1.74%) Android
6 2 (1.74%) VME
6 2 (1.74%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (25.22%) ITIL
2 28 (24.35%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (16.52%) Project Management
4 18 (15.65%) Migration
4 18 (15.65%) Business Intelligence
5 14 (12.17%) Problem Management
6 12 (10.43%) SOA
6 12 (10.43%) Business Analysis
7 11 (9.57%) Service Management
8 10 (8.70%) Risk Management
8 10 (8.70%) Mentoring
9 9 (7.83%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (7.83%) Workflow
9 9 (7.83%) Open Source
10 8 (6.96%) Six Sigma
10 8 (6.96%) High Availability
10 8 (6.96%) Root Cause Analysis
11 7 (6.09%) ETL
11 7 (6.09%) TDD
12 6 (5.22%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (22.61%) SQL
2 24 (20.87%) Java
3 15 (13.04%) PL/SQL
4 8 (6.96%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
4 8 (6.96%) Shell Script
5 3 (2.61%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.74%) Ruby
6 2 (1.74%) SAS Macro
6 2 (1.74%) Scala
6 2 (1.74%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.74%) COBOL
7 1 (0.87%) C
7 1 (0.87%) C#
7 1 (0.87%) Perl
7 1 (0.87%) Python
Qualifications
1 25 (21.74%) Security Cleared
2 21 (18.26%) SC Cleared
3 8 (6.96%) Degree
4 5 (4.35%) Oracle Certification
5 4 (3.48%) OCAJ
5 4 (3.48%) OCP
5 4 (3.48%) OCA
5 4 (3.48%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (2.61%) MCSE
6 3 (2.61%) ISEB
6 3 (2.61%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.74%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 1 (0.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.87%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.57%) SLA
2 5 (4.35%) QA
3 1 (0.87%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (7.83%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (5.22%) OpenView
2 2 (1.74%) SCCM
3 1 (0.87%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.87%) HP UCMDB
3 1 (0.87%) Puppet
3 1 (0.87%) WMI
Vendors
1 36 (31.30%) Oracle
2 22 (19.13%) Microsoft
3 12 (10.43%) HP
4 11 (9.57%) Red Hat
5 10 (8.70%) SAP
6 8 (6.96%) Informatica
7 5 (4.35%) CheckPoint
8 4 (3.48%) Cerner
9 3 (2.61%) Splunk
10 2 (1.74%) EnterpriseDB
10 2 (1.74%) Apple
10 2 (1.74%) Symbian
10 2 (1.74%) ServiceNow
11 1 (0.87%) Dell
11 1 (0.87%) Serena
11 1 (0.87%) Borland
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