The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Financial
England / North East
Rank 28 5 8
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +3
Contract jobs citing Finance 73 123 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 8.07% 13.93% 11.95%
As % of the General category 43.71% 59.13% 58.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 91 47
Median daily rate £500 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £527 £550 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £33.72 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £26.83 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.81% +62.60%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the North East region.

General Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
167 208 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 18.45% 23.56% 20.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 138 80
Median daily rate £400 £370 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% -4.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £241 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £532 £550 £497
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 4
Median hourly rate £33.72 £12.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+169.76% -64.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £33.30 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-24.92% +48.00%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East region citing Finance as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Finance across the North East region.

Finance Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the North East region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Finance across the North East region.

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Finance
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the North East region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -25 59 £504 +34.33% 12
Durham +2 8 £355 +69.04% 2
Finance
England

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Finance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North East region with a requirement for Finance.

1 56 (32.37%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (27.75%) Project Management
3 40 (23.12%) Microsoft
4 36 (20.81%) ITIL
5 34 (19.65%) PRINCE2
6 32 (18.50%) DevOps
7 31 (17.92%) TDD
8 30 (17.34%) Scrum
8 30 (17.34%) BDD
9 25 (14.45%) Security Cleared
9 25 (14.45%) C#
9 25 (14.45%) .NET
10 24 (13.87%) MVC
10 24 (13.87%) Analytical Skills
11 23 (13.29%) Sitecore
12 22 (12.72%) ASP.NET
12 22 (12.72%) Change Management
13 20 (11.56%) Oracle
14 19 (10.98%) SQL
14 19 (10.98%) MS Excel
15 15 (8.67%) PMI Certification
15 15 (8.67%) Windows
15 15 (8.67%) BPSS Clearance
16 14 (8.09%) Degree
16 14 (8.09%) OO
16 14 (8.09%) Migration
17 13 (7.51%) Stakeholder Management
18 12 (6.94%) MS Office
18 12 (6.94%) Java
18 12 (6.94%) Waterfall

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (5.78%) SharePoint
2 8 (4.62%) SAS
3 4 (2.31%) CMS
4 3 (1.73%) Confluence
4 3 (1.73%) IIS
5 2 (1.16%) Documentum
5 2 (1.16%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.58%) JBoss
6 1 (0.58%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.58%) nginx
6 1 (0.58%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.58%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.58%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.58%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.58%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.58%) Tuxedo
6 1 (0.58%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.58%) WildFly
Applications
1 19 (10.98%) MS Excel
2 12 (6.94%) MS Office
3 7 (4.05%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (4.05%) MS Project
3 7 (4.05%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.58%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 11 (6.36%) Unit4 Business World
2 8 (4.62%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.16%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (1.16%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (1.16%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.58%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.58%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.58%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.58%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.58%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.58%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.58%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.58%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.58%) SAP IS-U
4 1 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.58%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.73%) IaaS
1 3 (1.73%) PaaS
1 3 (1.73%) SaaS
2 2 (1.16%) HP Helion
2 2 (1.16%) Office 365
3 1 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.58%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.31%) DHCP
1 4 (2.31%) DNS
2 3 (1.73%) Internet
2 3 (1.73%) Intranet
3 1 (0.58%) Firewall
3 1 (0.58%) LDAP
3 1 (0.58%) MPLS
3 1 (0.58%) PuTTY
3 1 (0.58%) SSL
3 1 (0.58%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (6.36%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.89%) MongoDB
3 4 (2.31%) NoSQL
3 4 (2.31%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (2.31%) QlikView
4 3 (1.73%) Base SAS
4 3 (1.73%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 2 (1.16%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (1.16%) Big Data
5 2 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.16%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.16%) HBase
5 2 (1.16%) MySQL
5 2 (1.16%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.16%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.16%) SAS Enterprise Miner
5 2 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.58%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.58%) OLAP
6 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (2.89%) JIRA
2 4 (2.31%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.16%) GitLab
3 2 (1.16%) HP UFT
3 2 (1.16%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.16%) Protractor
3 2 (1.16%) Sahi
3 2 (1.16%) Selenium
3 2 (1.16%) StarTeam
3 2 (1.16%) WATIR
3 2 (1.16%) webpack
4 1 (0.58%) CA Gen
4 1 (0.58%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.58%) IntelliJ
4 1 (0.58%) JMeter
4 1 (0.58%) NetBeans
4 1 (0.58%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.58%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (5.78%) Manufacturing
2 9 (5.20%) Banking
3 8 (4.62%) Retail
4 7 (4.05%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.89%) Legal
6 4 (2.31%) Billing
6 4 (2.31%) Marketing
7 2 (1.16%) Advertising
7 2 (1.16%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.16%) Publishing
7 2 (1.16%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.58%) Electronics
8 1 (0.58%) Law
8 1 (0.58%) Local Government
8 1 (0.58%) Military
Job Titles
1 51 (29.48%) Developer
2 48 (27.75%) Project Manager
3 23 (13.29%) Sitecore Developer
4 18 (10.40%) Analyst
5 14 (8.09%) Architect
6 12 (6.94%) .NET Developer
7 10 (5.78%) Senior Manager
7 10 (5.78%) Senior Project Manager
8 9 (5.20%) IT Manager
8 9 (5.20%) IT Project Manager
9 8 (4.62%) Business Analyst
10 7 (4.05%) ServiceNow Developer
11 6 (3.47%) Digital Architect
12 5 (2.89%) Designer
12 5 (2.89%) Migration Manager
12 5 (2.89%) Migration Project Manager
13 4 (2.31%) Consultant
13 4 (2.31%) DevOps Engineer
13 4 (2.31%) Operations Engineer
13 4 (2.31%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (14.45%) .NET
2 22 (12.72%) ASP.NET
3 9 (5.20%) XML
4 8 (4.62%) CSS
5 7 (4.05%) HTML
6 5 (2.89%) AngularJS
6 5 (2.89%) Web Services
7 4 (2.31%) JSON
8 3 (1.73%) jQuery
8 3 (1.73%) Node.js
8 3 (1.73%) REST
8 3 (1.73%) WPF
9 2 (1.16%) CSS3
9 2 (1.16%) Django
9 2 (1.16%) Express
9 2 (1.16%) HTML5
9 2 (1.16%) LINQ
9 2 (1.16%) Play Framework
9 2 (1.16%) Software Packaging
9 2 (1.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 24 (13.87%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (6.36%) Management Information System
3 9 (5.20%) Virtual Team
4 6 (3.47%) Data Centre
4 6 (3.47%) PMI
4 6 (3.47%) User Experience
5 5 (2.89%) CMDB
5 5 (2.89%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.16%) Chip and PIN
6 2 (1.16%) Clustering
6 2 (1.16%) Credit Risk
6 2 (1.16%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.16%) Hedge funds
6 2 (1.16%) IVR
7 1 (0.58%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.58%) EPoS
7 1 (0.58%) Fintech
7 1 (0.58%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (0.58%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.58%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 15 (8.67%) Windows
2 7 (4.05%) Linux
3 3 (1.73%) AIX
3 3 (1.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (1.73%) Windows Server
3 3 (1.73%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.16%) Unix
4 2 (1.16%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.58%) HPUX
5 1 (0.58%) MVS
5 1 (0.58%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (32.37%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (27.75%) Project Management
3 36 (20.81%) ITIL
4 34 (19.65%) PRINCE2
5 32 (18.50%) DevOps
6 31 (17.92%) TDD
7 30 (17.34%) BDD
7 30 (17.34%) Scrum
8 24 (13.87%) MVC
9 22 (12.72%) Change Management
10 14 (8.09%) Migration
10 14 (8.09%) OO
11 13 (7.51%) Stakeholder Management
12 12 (6.94%) Mentoring
12 12 (6.94%) People Management
12 12 (6.94%) Waterfall
13 11 (6.36%) Programme Management
14 10 (5.78%) Business Intelligence
14 10 (5.78%) Change Control
14 10 (5.78%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 25 (14.45%) C#
2 19 (10.98%) SQL
3 12 (6.94%) Java
4 9 (5.20%) JavaScript
5 7 (4.05%) T-SQL
6 4 (2.31%) Ruby
6 4 (2.31%) VB
6 4 (2.31%) VBA
7 3 (1.73%) VB6
8 2 (1.16%) ABAP
8 2 (1.16%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.16%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.16%) Scala
8 2 (1.16%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.58%) Perl
9 1 (0.58%) Python
9 1 (0.58%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 25 (14.45%) Security Cleared
2 15 (8.67%) BPSS Clearance
2 15 (8.67%) PMI Certification
3 14 (8.09%) Degree
4 11 (6.36%) SC Cleared
5 9 (5.20%) PMP
5 9 (5.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 6 (3.47%) APMP
7 5 (2.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (1.73%) MAPM
8 3 (1.73%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (1.16%) ISEB
9 2 (1.16%) ISTQB
9 2 (1.16%) MCSA
10 1 (0.58%) AWS Certification
10 1 (0.58%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 1 (0.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.58%) MCDST
10 1 (0.58%) MCP
10 1 (0.58%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.47%) QA
2 5 (2.89%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.73%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.58%) Def Stans
4 1 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.58%) MiFID
4 1 (0.58%) SLA
4 1 (0.58%) WAI
4 1 (0.58%) WCAG
System Software
1 7 (4.05%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.16%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (1.16%) vSphere
4 1 (0.58%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (1.73%) Puppet
2 2 (1.16%) HP UCMDB
2 2 (1.16%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.16%) WMI
Vendors
1 40 (23.12%) Microsoft
2 23 (13.29%) Sitecore
3 20 (11.56%) Oracle
4 11 (6.36%) ServiceNow
5 9 (5.20%) SAP
6 7 (4.05%) Cadence
7 5 (2.89%) HP
8 4 (2.31%) VMware
9 3 (1.73%) Serena
10 2 (1.16%) Atlassian
10 2 (1.16%) Borland
10 2 (1.16%) BT
10 2 (1.16%) Cloudera
10 2 (1.16%) IBM
10 2 (1.16%) Pega
10 2 (1.16%) PeopleSoft
10 2 (1.16%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.58%) CA
11 1 (0.58%) Tableau
11 1 (0.58%) WorldPay
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Oho Group Ltd.
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago