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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 8 7 7
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs citing Finance 101 48 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 12.66% 12.87% 12.36%
As % of the General category 66.45% 66.67% 57.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 24 16
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£375 £388 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +31.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £189 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £482 £518 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Average hourly rate - £11.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -26.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -14.28%
Finance
England

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
152 72 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 19.05% 19.30% 21.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 31 31
Average daily rate £375 £350 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +21.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £175 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £511 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 10
Average hourly rate £39.00 £11.00 £11.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+254.54% -3.67%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.69 £24.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-6.43% +7.77%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Finance across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 19 December 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the North East region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -4 56 £380 +4.10% 12
Durham +1 31 £375 - 1
Northumberland - - - -
Finance
England

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 48 (28.57%) SQL
1 48 (28.57%) Oracle
2 40 (23.81%) Security Cleared
3 32 (19.05%) Project Management
4 30 (17.86%) Java
4 30 (17.86%) Microsoft
5 29 (17.26%) JavaScript
6 28 (16.67%) jQuery
7 26 (15.48%) SC Cleared
7 26 (15.48%) ITIL
7 26 (15.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 23 (13.69%) HP
8 23 (13.69%) Linux
9 22 (13.10%) SQL Server
9 22 (13.10%) Agile Software Development
10 20 (11.90%) Change Management
10 20 (11.90%) PRINCE2
10 20 (11.90%) Oracle Database
11 19 (11.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 19 (11.31%) Web Development
12 18 (10.71%) VBA
12 18 (10.71%) .NET
12 18 (10.71%) SOA
12 18 (10.71%) Middleware
12 18 (10.71%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
12 18 (10.71%) Oracle EBS R12
13 17 (10.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 17 (10.12%) WebLogic
13 17 (10.12%) Oracle EBS
14 16 (9.52%) AquaLogic

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 (10.12%) WebLogic
2 16 (9.52%) AquaLogic
2 16 (9.52%) SharePoint
3 10 (5.95%) Oracle Workflow
4 8 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
5 5 (2.98%) JBoss
6 3 (1.79%) CMS
7 2 (1.19%) MS Exchange
7 2 (1.19%) SAS
8 1 (0.60%) LiveLink
8 1 (0.60%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.17%) InfoPath
3 5 (2.98%) MS Project
3 5 (2.98%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (2.38%) MS Office
5 2 (1.19%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (1.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 18 (10.71%) Oracle EBS R12
2 17 (10.12%) Oracle EBS
3 14 (8.33%) Oracle Applications
3 14 (8.33%) Oracle General Ledger
3 14 (8.33%) Oracle Payables
3 14 (8.33%) Oracle Receivables
4 9 (5.36%) Oracle Financials
5 6 (3.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (1.79%) SAP FI
6 3 (1.79%) SAP FI/CO
6 3 (1.79%) SAP CO
6 3 (1.79%) Oracle Cash Management
6 3 (1.79%) Oracle Assets
6 3 (1.79%) Oracle E-Business Tax
6 3 (1.79%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 2 (1.19%) Oracle BPM
7 2 (1.19%) SAP R/3
8 1 (0.60%) Oracle 11i
8 1 (0.60%) Oracle Payroll
8 1 (0.60%) Oracle iRecruitment
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.60%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.36%) SAN
2 7 (4.17%) Extranet
2 7 (4.17%) HTTP
3 6 (3.57%) LDAP
4 3 (1.79%) Wireless
4 3 (1.79%) IP Telephony
5 2 (1.19%) NAS
5 2 (1.19%) 2G
5 2 (1.19%) DHCP
5 2 (1.19%) DNS
6 1 (0.60%) Firewall
6 1 (0.60%) Telnet
6 1 (0.60%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (15.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 22 (13.10%) SQL Server
3 20 (11.90%) Oracle Database
4 19 (11.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 18 (10.71%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
6 9 (5.36%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (2.98%) RDBMS
8 5 (2.98%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 5 (2.98%) Relational Database
9 4 (2.38%) BusinessObjects XI
9 4 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.79%) Oracle OWB
11 2 (1.19%) Oracle BI EE
11 2 (1.19%) Base SAS
11 2 (1.19%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.60%) Oracle Discoverer
12 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (0.60%) SAS Enterprise Guide
12 1 (0.60%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 6 (3.57%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (2.38%) Selenium
2 4 (2.38%) Ant
3 3 (1.79%) StarTeam
4 2 (1.19%) Eclipse
4 2 (1.19%) Toad
5 1 (0.60%) JUnit
General
1 16 (9.52%) Banking
2 14 (8.33%) Manufacturing
3 11 (6.55%) General Ledger
4 10 (5.95%) Marketing
4 10 (5.95%) Back Office
5 9 (5.36%) Telecoms
6 6 (3.57%) Electronics
7 5 (2.98%) Billing
8 2 (1.19%) Military
9 1 (0.60%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.60%) Retail
9 1 (0.60%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 48 (28.57%) Developer
2 28 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 25 (14.88%) Analyst
4 18 (10.71%) Consultant
5 16 (9.52%) SQL Developer
6 10 (5.95%) Oracle Consultant
7 9 (5.36%) Administrator
8 8 (4.76%) SharePoint Developer
8 8 (4.76%) Java Developer
9 7 (4.17%) VBA Developer
10 6 (3.57%) .NET Developer
10 6 (3.57%) Business Analyst
11 5 (2.98%) Coordinator
11 5 (2.98%) Change Manager
12 4 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
12 4 (2.38%) Linux Administrator
12 4 (2.38%) Service Manager
12 4 (2.38%) Oracle Financials Consultant
12 4 (2.38%) SQL Server Developer
12 4 (2.38%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (16.67%) jQuery
2 18 (10.71%) .NET
2 18 (10.71%) Middleware
3 17 (10.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 15 (8.93%) Web Services
5 14 (8.33%) XML
6 13 (7.74%) Java EE
7 12 (7.14%) J2EE
8 11 (6.55%) SOAP
9 10 (5.95%) ASP.NET
10 8 (4.76%) REST
11 6 (3.57%) HTML
12 5 (2.98%) CSS
12 5 (2.98%) JPA
13 4 (2.38%) Play Framework
13 4 (2.38%) JNDI
13 4 (2.38%) JMS
13 4 (2.38%) JDBC
14 3 (1.79%) HTML5
15 2 (1.19%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.55%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.57%) DTV
3 4 (2.38%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.79%) Clustering
5 2 (1.19%) Social Media
6 1 (0.60%) NHS
6 1 (0.60%) Statistics
6 1 (0.60%) User Experience
6 1 (0.60%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.60%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 23 (13.69%) Linux
2 16 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (7.14%) UNIX
4 3 (1.79%) Solaris
5 2 (1.19%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (1.19%) Windows
5 2 (1.19%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.60%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (19.05%) Project Management
2 26 (15.48%) ITIL
3 22 (13.10%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (11.90%) Change Management
4 20 (11.90%) PRINCE2
5 19 (11.31%) Web Development
6 18 (10.71%) SOA
7 16 (9.52%) Reverse Engineering
8 15 (8.93%) Problem Management
9 14 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
10 12 (7.14%) Programme Management
11 10 (5.95%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (5.95%) Workflow
11 10 (5.95%) Service Management
12 9 (5.36%) Continuous Improvement
12 9 (5.36%) Digital Marketing
13 8 (4.76%) Test Scripting
13 8 (4.76%) Business Analysis
13 8 (4.76%) Migration
13 8 (4.76%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (28.57%) SQL
2 30 (17.86%) Java
3 29 (17.26%) JavaScript
4 18 (10.71%) VBA
5 14 (8.33%) PL/SQL
6 9 (5.36%) C#
7 8 (4.76%) T-SQL
7 8 (4.76%) Shell Script
8 4 (2.38%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 2 (1.19%) Perl
9 2 (1.19%) C
9 2 (1.19%) VB
9 2 (1.19%) ABAP
10 1 (0.60%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 40 (23.81%) Security Cleared
2 26 (15.48%) SC Cleared
3 11 (6.55%) ISEB
4 8 (4.76%) APMP
5 4 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (1.79%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 3 (1.79%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.19%) Degree
7 2 (1.19%) ISTQB
7 2 (1.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.60%) SAS Certification
8 1 (0.60%) PMP
8 1 (0.60%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.60%) CCNA
8 1 (0.60%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.60%) OCP
8 1 (0.60%) OCA
8 1 (0.60%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.60%) OCAJ
8 1 (0.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.14%) SLA
2 9 (5.36%) QA
3 2 (1.19%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.60%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.60%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.60%) GxP
System Software
1 3 (1.79%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (1.19%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (1.19%) Veritas File System
2 2 (1.19%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (1.19%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (1.19%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (8.93%) OpenView
2 2 (1.19%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.19%) Netcool
2 2 (1.19%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (0.60%) WMI
3 1 (0.60%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 48 (28.57%) Oracle
2 30 (17.86%) Microsoft
3 23 (13.69%) HP
4 16 (9.52%) Red Hat
5 12 (7.14%) SAP
6 7 (4.17%) Informatica
7 6 (3.57%) Splunk
8 4 (2.38%) Business Objects
9 2 (1.19%) Sun
9 2 (1.19%) CheckPoint
9 2 (1.19%) NetApp
9 2 (1.19%) Veritas
10 1 (0.60%) Borland
10 1 (0.60%) Cisco
10 1 (0.60%) Serena
10 1 (0.60%) RedDot
10 1 (0.60%) Open Text
10 1 (0.60%) EnterpriseDB
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