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 3 May 2016 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 13 4 10
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +6
Contract jobs citing Finance 157 108 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 13.65% 14.04% 13.98%
As % of the General category 75.48% 62.79% 62.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 62 60
Median daily rate £350 £359 £264
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.51% +36.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £253 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £500 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+0.12% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 0
Median hourly rate £28.00 £11.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+154.54% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £18.25 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+4.10% -14.11%
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
208 172 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 18.09% 22.37% 22.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 100 98
Median daily rate £340 £325 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £241 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 14 0
Median hourly rate £28.00 £12.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+124.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £24.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+12.24% -5.76%

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 3 May 2016.

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 3 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -6 147 £350 - 18
Northumberland - 3 - -
Finance
England

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, 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.

1 103 (33.66%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (30.07%) Project Management
3 67 (21.90%) Oracle
4 60 (19.61%) Security Cleared
5 49 (16.01%) Analytical Skills
6 47 (15.36%) SC Cleared
7 45 (14.71%) Business Intelligence
8 43 (14.05%) Degree
9 42 (13.73%) Java
10 40 (13.07%) SQL Server
11 39 (12.75%) Mentoring
12 38 (12.42%) Microsoft
13 37 (12.09%) SQL
14 35 (11.44%) Web Services
15 33 (10.78%) Legal
16 32 (10.46%) Manufacturing
16 32 (10.46%) Management Information System
16 32 (10.46%) Data Warehouse
17 30 (9.80%) Open Source
18 28 (9.15%) Banking
18 28 (9.15%) ITIL
18 28 (9.15%) Data Centre
19 27 (8.82%) Business Development
19 27 (8.82%) Test Scripting
20 26 (8.50%) HP
21 25 (8.17%) SDLC
22 24 (7.84%) .NET
23 23 (7.52%) Configuration Management
23 23 (7.52%) Change Control
24 22 (7.19%) Business Analysis

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 22 (7.19%) SharePoint
2 15 (4.90%) CMS
2 15 (4.90%) IIS
3 10 (3.27%) SAS
3 10 (3.27%) WebSphere
4 9 (2.94%) Apache
5 7 (2.29%) Oracle Workflow
6 6 (1.96%) CICS
6 6 (1.96%) Tomcat
7 3 (0.98%) Jetty
7 3 (0.98%) nginx
8 2 (0.65%) ArcGIS
8 2 (0.65%) Oracle 10gAS
8 2 (0.65%) Oracle Application Server
8 2 (0.65%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 2 (0.65%) Oracle Spatial
8 2 (0.65%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.65%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.33%) FileNet
9 1 (0.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 22 (7.19%) MS Excel
2 15 (4.90%) MS Office
3 6 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.63%) MS Project
5 4 (1.31%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (4.58%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (3.27%) Oracle EBS R12
3 9 (2.94%) Oracle Applications
3 9 (2.94%) Oracle General Ledger
3 9 (2.94%) Oracle Payables
3 9 (2.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 7 (2.29%) Oracle Receivables
5 4 (1.31%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (0.98%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (0.98%) Oracle iProcurement
7 1 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.33%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.33%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.65%) PaaS
1 2 (0.65%) SaaS
2 1 (0.33%) Office 365
2 1 (0.33%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.59%) DHCP
1 11 (3.59%) DNS
1 11 (3.59%) Intranet
2 10 (3.27%) SSL
3 9 (2.94%) FTP
3 9 (2.94%) Internet
4 6 (1.96%) WinSCP
5 3 (0.98%) HTTP
5 3 (0.98%) IPsec
5 3 (0.98%) LDAP
5 3 (0.98%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.33%) Extranet
6 1 (0.33%) LAN
6 1 (0.33%) MPLS
6 1 (0.33%) Network Security
6 1 (0.33%) VoIP
6 1 (0.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (13.07%) SQL Server
2 32 (10.46%) Data Warehouse
3 19 (6.21%) RDBMS
3 19 (6.21%) Relational Database
4 12 (3.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (3.59%) BusinessObjects
6 10 (3.27%) Oracle Database
7 9 (2.94%) Apache Hive
7 9 (2.94%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 9 (2.94%) Hadoop
7 9 (2.94%) HBase
7 9 (2.94%) MongoDB
7 9 (2.94%) Oracle BI EE
7 9 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (2.61%) Big Data
8 8 (2.61%) Oracle Reports
8 8 (2.61%) Pentaho
9 7 (2.29%) Oracle ODI
10 6 (1.96%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 14 (4.58%) Visual Studio
2 10 (3.27%) ERwin
2 10 (3.27%) StarTeam
3 7 (2.29%) Eclipse
4 6 (1.96%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (0.98%) Jenkins
5 3 (0.98%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (0.98%) Travis CI
6 2 (0.65%) Log4j
7 1 (0.33%) CA Gen
7 1 (0.33%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.33%) JMeter
7 1 (0.33%) JUnit
7 1 (0.33%) Maven
7 1 (0.33%) Subversion
General
1 33 (10.78%) Legal
2 32 (10.46%) Manufacturing
3 28 (9.15%) Banking
4 20 (6.54%) Marketing
5 9 (2.94%) Electronics
5 9 (2.94%) Telecoms
6 8 (2.61%) General Ledger
7 7 (2.29%) Retail
7 7 (2.29%) Retail Banking
8 6 (1.96%) Advertising
9 4 (1.31%) Back Office
9 4 (1.31%) Front Office
9 4 (1.31%) Law
10 3 (0.98%) Publishing
11 2 (0.65%) Local Government
12 1 (0.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 69 (22.55%) Developer
2 58 (18.95%) Analyst
3 47 (15.36%) Project Manager
4 41 (13.40%) Business Analyst
5 30 (9.80%) Java Developer
6 17 (5.56%) Architect
7 13 (4.25%) Oracle Developer
8 11 (3.59%) Applications Developer
8 11 (3.59%) Consultant
8 11 (3.59%) Designer
9 10 (3.27%) Junior
9 10 (3.27%) Senior Manager
10 9 (2.94%) Digital Analyst
10 9 (2.94%) Digital Business Analyst
10 9 (2.94%) Junior Project Manager
11 8 (2.61%) C# Developer
11 8 (2.61%) Financial Analyst
11 8 (2.61%) PMO Specialist
11 8 (2.61%) Senior Analyst
11 8 (2.61%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (11.44%) Web Services
2 24 (7.84%) .NET
3 21 (6.86%) ASP.NET
4 17 (5.56%) CSS
4 17 (5.56%) HTML
5 16 (5.23%) Java EE
5 16 (5.23%) Java EE 5
5 16 (5.23%) Java SE
6 12 (3.92%) XML
7 8 (2.61%) Spring
8 7 (2.29%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (2.29%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 7 (2.29%) Hibernate
9 6 (1.96%) ASP.NET Web API
9 6 (1.96%) ISPF
9 6 (1.96%) J2EE
10 5 (1.63%) Classic ASP
10 5 (1.63%) jQuery
11 4 (1.31%) Play Framework
12 3 (0.98%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 49 (16.01%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (10.46%) Management Information System
3 28 (9.15%) Data Centre
4 22 (7.19%) Mobile App
5 18 (5.88%) User Experience
6 15 (4.90%) Visualisation
7 14 (4.58%) Computer Science
7 14 (4.58%) Data Structures
8 7 (2.29%) Mainframe
9 6 (1.96%) IBM Mainframe
9 6 (1.96%) PMI
9 6 (1.96%) VSAM
10 4 (1.31%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (0.98%) Data Integration
11 3 (0.98%) Private Cloud
12 2 (0.65%) Algorithms
13 1 (0.33%) Data Conversion
13 1 (0.33%) Data Extraction
13 1 (0.33%) DataPower
13 1 (0.33%) Oracle Exalytics
Operating Systems
1 17 (5.56%) Unix
2 16 (5.23%) Windows
3 10 (3.27%) Linux
4 7 (2.29%) Solaris
5 6 (1.96%) MVS
6 2 (0.65%) AIX
6 2 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.33%) CentOS
7 1 (0.33%) VME
7 1 (0.33%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (33.66%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (30.07%) Project Management
3 45 (14.71%) Business Intelligence
4 39 (12.75%) Mentoring
5 30 (9.80%) Open Source
6 28 (9.15%) ITIL
7 27 (8.82%) Business Development
7 27 (8.82%) Test Scripting
8 25 (8.17%) SDLC
9 23 (7.52%) Change Control
9 23 (7.52%) Configuration Management
10 22 (7.19%) Business Analysis
11 21 (6.86%) Migration
11 21 (6.86%) Stakeholder Management
12 20 (6.54%) Programme Management
13 19 (6.21%) Integration Testing
14 18 (5.88%) PRINCE2
15 17 (5.56%) Data Modelling
15 17 (5.56%) Time Management
16 15 (4.90%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 42 (13.73%) Java
2 37 (12.09%) SQL
3 21 (6.86%) C#
4 18 (5.88%) JavaScript
5 14 (4.58%) C++
6 12 (3.92%) PL/SQL
7 10 (3.27%) C
8 8 (2.61%) Python
8 8 (2.61%) Shell Script
9 7 (2.29%) T-SQL
10 6 (1.96%) Assembly Language
10 6 (1.96%) CLIST
10 6 (1.96%) COBOL
10 6 (1.96%) JCL
10 6 (1.96%) Perl
10 6 (1.96%) REXX
10 6 (1.96%) VBA
11 5 (1.63%) VB
12 3 (0.98%) Scala
13 2 (0.65%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 60 (19.61%) Security Cleared
2 47 (15.36%) SC Cleared
3 43 (14.05%) Degree
4 18 (5.88%) BPSS Clearance
5 16 (5.23%) OCA
5 16 (5.23%) OCAJ
5 16 (5.23%) OCP
5 16 (5.23%) Oracle Certification
6 15 (4.90%) PMI Certification
7 14 (4.58%) PMP
8 3 (0.98%) BC Cleared
8 3 (0.98%) ISEB
8 3 (0.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (0.65%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.33%) CBAP
10 1 (0.33%) IIBA
10 1 (0.33%) ISEB Practitioner
10 1 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.33%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.31%) COREP
1 4 (1.31%) Disclosure Scotland
1 4 (1.31%) FINREP
2 2 (0.65%) QA
3 1 (0.33%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.33%) EMIR
3 1 (0.33%) FATCA
3 1 (0.33%) MiFID
System Software
1 9 (2.94%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.96%) Time Sharing Option
3 4 (1.31%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (1.31%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.98%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.98%) Xen
5 2 (0.65%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 9 (2.94%) WMI
2 5 (1.63%) HP UCMDB
3 4 (1.31%) SCCM
4 1 (0.33%) Netcool
4 1 (0.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 67 (21.90%) Oracle
2 38 (12.42%) Microsoft
3 26 (8.50%) HP
4 14 (4.58%) CA
4 14 (4.58%) SAP
5 13 (4.25%) Serena
6 12 (3.92%) Informatica
7 10 (3.27%) Tableau
8 9 (2.94%) Borland
9 8 (2.61%) IBM
10 7 (2.29%) VMware
11 6 (1.96%) Micro Focus
11 6 (1.96%) Xamarin
12 4 (1.31%) Rally
13 3 (0.98%) Red Hat
13 3 (0.98%) Salesforce.com
13 3 (0.98%) Sun
13 3 (0.98%) Symantec
14 2 (0.65%) Genesys
14 2 (0.65%) Siebel
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