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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 8 9 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -8
Contract jobs citing Finance 152 74 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 14.00% 12.40% 22.87%
As % of the General category 70.70% 72.55% 74.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 44 36
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£425 £382 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.32% +3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £469 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
- +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 0
Average hourly rate £13.50 £14.06 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.94% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.83 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+38.36% -5.71%
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
215 102 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 19.80% 17.09% 30.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 58 54
Average daily rate £403 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £271 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £516 £469 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 4
Average hourly rate £12.35 £16.25 £13.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% +22.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.01 £13.00 £10.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.16 £26.00 £28.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -

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 1 September 2015.

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 1 September 2015. 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 +7 122 £425 +12.80% 14
Durham -3 23 £325 -7.14% 5
Finance
England

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 74 (29.25%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (25.30%) Project Management
3 60 (23.72%) Oracle
4 38 (15.02%) Microsoft
5 37 (14.62%) SQL
6 35 (13.83%) Java
6 35 (13.83%) Security Cleared
7 34 (13.44%) Business Intelligence
8 31 (12.25%) SQL Server
8 31 (12.25%) Stakeholder Management
9 30 (11.86%) Test Scripting
10 29 (11.46%) Manufacturing
10 29 (11.46%) SAP
11 28 (11.07%) Web Services
12 25 (9.88%) Banking
13 22 (8.70%) Oracle EBS
13 22 (8.70%) Risk Management
13 22 (8.70%) Service Management
13 22 (8.70%) SC Cleared
14 21 (8.30%) ITIL
14 21 (8.30%) PRINCE2
15 20 (7.91%) Business Analysis
16 19 (7.51%) Windows
16 19 (7.51%) Migration
16 19 (7.51%) Analytical Skills
17 18 (7.11%) Scrum
17 18 (7.11%) Telecoms
17 18 (7.11%) Linux
17 18 (7.11%) MS Office
17 18 (7.11%) Software Testing

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 11 (4.35%) SAS
2 10 (3.95%) SharePoint
3 9 (3.56%) WebLogic
3 9 (3.56%) AquaLogic
4 7 (2.77%) Confluence
5 5 (1.98%) CMS
5 5 (1.98%) MS Exchange
6 3 (1.19%) Oracle Workflow
6 3 (1.19%) Sitefinity
7 2 (0.79%) Node.js
7 2 (0.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (0.79%) Apache
7 2 (0.79%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.40%) IIS
8 1 (0.40%) JBoss
8 1 (0.40%) Kentico
8 1 (0.40%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.40%) Drupal
8 1 (0.40%) Jetty
8 1 (0.40%) Umbraco
Applications
1 18 (7.11%) MS Office
2 11 (4.35%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.19%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.79%) MS Project
4 2 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 22 (8.70%) Oracle EBS
2 16 (6.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 15 (5.93%) Oracle General Ledger
3 15 (5.93%) Oracle Payables
4 13 (5.14%) Oracle EBS R12
5 10 (3.95%) Oracle Receivables
5 10 (3.95%) Oracle Assets
5 10 (3.95%) Oracle E-Business Tax
5 10 (3.95%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 8 (3.16%) Oracle Cash Management
6 8 (3.16%) Oracle Financials
7 6 (2.37%) SAP FI
8 4 (1.58%) Oracle Applications
8 4 (1.58%) SAP FI/CO
8 4 (1.58%) SAP CO
9 3 (1.19%) Oracle BPM
10 2 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
11 1 (0.40%) SAP Payroll
11 1 (0.40%) MFGPRO
11 1 (0.40%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (0.79%) GitHub
1 2 (0.79%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.40%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.40%) IaaS
2 1 (0.40%) SaaS
2 1 (0.40%) PaaS
2 1 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.40%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.14%) LDAP
2 5 (1.98%) VPN
3 3 (1.19%) FTP
3 3 (1.19%) 3G
3 3 (1.19%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (1.19%) 4G
4 2 (0.79%) HTTP
4 2 (0.79%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.79%) 2G
4 2 (0.79%) SSH
5 1 (0.40%) Network Security
5 1 (0.40%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.40%) DPNSS
5 1 (0.40%) QSIG
5 1 (0.40%) DNS
5 1 (0.40%) SSL
5 1 (0.40%) Intranet
5 1 (0.40%) Internet
5 1 (0.40%) PBX
5 1 (0.40%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (12.25%) SQL Server
2 15 (5.93%) Oracle Reports
2 15 (5.93%) Oracle Database
3 11 (4.35%) Relational Database
3 11 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (3.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (3.56%) Oracle BI EE
5 8 (3.16%) RDBMS
6 7 (2.77%) MongoDB
6 7 (2.77%) Oracle ODI
7 6 (2.37%) NoSQL
8 5 (1.98%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (1.98%) MySQL
8 5 (1.98%) Oracle OWB
9 4 (1.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (1.58%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
9 4 (1.58%) Base SAS
9 4 (1.58%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 3 (1.19%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (1.19%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 9 (3.56%) Ant
1 9 (3.56%) Selenium
2 8 (3.16%) JIRA
3 6 (2.37%) Jenkins
4 5 (1.98%) Rational DOORS
5 3 (1.19%) Visual Studio
5 3 (1.19%) Toad
5 3 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (1.19%) Cucumber
6 2 (0.79%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.79%) WebDriver
6 2 (0.79%) HP UFT
6 2 (0.79%) LoadRunner
6 2 (0.79%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.40%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.40%) ERwin
7 1 (0.40%) Subversion
7 1 (0.40%) PHPUnit
7 1 (0.40%) JBehave
7 1 (0.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 29 (11.46%) Manufacturing
2 25 (9.88%) Banking
3 18 (7.11%) Telecoms
4 16 (6.32%) Electronics
4 16 (6.32%) Marketing
5 14 (5.53%) Retail
6 13 (5.14%) General Ledger
7 11 (4.35%) Billing
8 10 (3.95%) Retail Banking
9 6 (2.37%) Legal
10 4 (1.58%) Military
11 2 (0.79%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.79%) Local Government
12 1 (0.40%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.40%) Advertising
12 1 (0.40%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.40%) Law
12 1 (0.40%) Front Office
12 1 (0.40%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 59 (23.32%) Developer
2 54 (21.34%) Analyst
3 36 (14.23%) Project Manager
4 27 (10.67%) Business Analyst
5 18 (7.11%) Consultant
6 16 (6.32%) Architect
6 16 (6.32%) Java Developer
7 11 (4.35%) Test Manager
7 11 (4.35%) Oracle Consultant
8 9 (3.56%) Oracle Developer
9 8 (3.16%) Technical Architect
9 8 (3.16%) Support Analyst
9 8 (3.16%) ScrumMaster
10 7 (2.77%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 6 (2.37%) Test Leader
11 6 (2.37%) Oracle BI Developer
11 6 (2.37%) Service Analyst
11 6 (2.37%) Junior
11 6 (2.37%) C# Developer
11 6 (2.37%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (11.07%) Web Services
2 17 (6.72%) SOAP
3 15 (5.93%) .NET
4 14 (5.53%) J2EE
4 14 (5.53%) HTML
4 14 (5.53%) Middleware
5 10 (3.95%) CSS
5 10 (3.95%) XML
5 10 (3.95%) jQuery
6 9 (3.56%) JDBC
6 9 (3.56%) JMS
6 9 (3.56%) JNDI
7 8 (3.16%) Play Framework
8 7 (2.77%) ASP.NET
8 7 (2.77%) .NET Framework
8 7 (2.77%) Java SE
8 7 (2.77%) Java EE
8 7 (2.77%) JSON
8 7 (2.77%) Java EE 5
9 6 (2.37%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 19 (7.51%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (6.32%) DTV
3 11 (4.35%) Mobile App
4 9 (3.56%) Clustering
5 7 (2.77%) User Experience
6 5 (1.98%) NHS
7 3 (1.19%) Mainframe
7 3 (1.19%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.19%) Interactive TV
7 3 (1.19%) Data Extraction
7 3 (1.19%) Social Media
7 3 (1.19%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.79%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.79%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (0.79%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.40%) Informatics
9 1 (0.40%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.40%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.40%) PMI
9 1 (0.40%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 19 (7.51%) Windows
2 18 (7.11%) Linux
3 10 (3.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (3.56%) Windows 7
5 8 (3.16%) UNIX
6 4 (1.58%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.79%) Mac OS
7 2 (0.79%) VME
7 2 (0.79%) Android
7 2 (0.79%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.40%) CentOS
8 1 (0.40%) Fedora
8 1 (0.40%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (29.25%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (25.30%) Project Management
3 34 (13.44%) Business Intelligence
4 31 (12.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 30 (11.86%) Test Scripting
6 22 (8.70%) Service Management
6 22 (8.70%) Risk Management
7 21 (8.30%) ITIL
7 21 (8.30%) PRINCE2
8 20 (7.91%) Business Analysis
9 19 (7.51%) Migration
10 18 (7.11%) Scrum
10 18 (7.11%) Software Testing
11 17 (6.72%) Programme Management
11 17 (6.72%) Open Source
11 17 (6.72%) Mentoring
12 16 (6.32%) SDLC
12 16 (6.32%) Digital Marketing
12 16 (6.32%) ETL
13 15 (5.93%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 37 (14.62%) SQL
2 35 (13.83%) Java
3 17 (6.72%) JavaScript
3 17 (6.72%) PL/SQL
4 15 (5.93%) Python
5 12 (4.74%) C#
5 12 (4.74%) C++
6 9 (3.56%) Shell Script
6 9 (3.56%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 8 (3.16%) Ruby
8 7 (2.77%) Scala
9 6 (2.37%) Bash Shell
9 6 (2.37%) T-SQL
10 5 (1.98%) VB
11 4 (1.58%) PHP
12 3 (1.19%) SAS Macro
13 2 (0.79%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.79%) ActionScript
13 2 (0.79%) COBOL
14 1 (0.40%) Perl
Qualifications
1 35 (13.83%) Security Cleared
2 22 (8.70%) SC Cleared
3 17 (6.72%) Degree
4 10 (3.95%) ISTQB
5 8 (3.16%) Oracle Certification
6 7 (2.77%) OCP
6 7 (2.77%) OCA
6 7 (2.77%) OCAJ
7 5 (1.98%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (1.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (1.19%) MCSE
9 3 (1.19%) ISEB
9 3 (1.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 3 (1.19%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.79%) PMP
10 2 (0.79%) MCP
11 1 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.40%) MBA
11 1 (0.40%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.40%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.72%) QA
2 10 (3.95%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (6.72%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.19%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.40%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.40%) Xen
3 1 (0.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.40%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (1.98%) OpenView
2 4 (1.58%) Puppet
3 3 (1.19%) Netcool
3 3 (1.19%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 3 (1.19%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.79%) Cisco IPCC
4 2 (0.79%) SCCM
5 1 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.40%) yum
5 1 (0.40%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.40%) MOM
5 1 (0.40%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (0.40%) logstash
Vendors
1 60 (23.72%) Oracle
2 38 (15.02%) Microsoft
3 29 (11.46%) SAP
4 14 (5.53%) Informatica
5 12 (4.74%) HP
6 10 (3.95%) Red Hat
7 6 (2.37%) Siebel
8 3 (1.19%) NetApp
8 3 (1.19%) VMware
8 3 (1.19%) Cerner
9 2 (0.79%) ServiceNow
9 2 (0.79%) Apple
9 2 (0.79%) Google
9 2 (0.79%) Symbian
10 1 (0.40%) Avaya
10 1 (0.40%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.40%) EnterpriseDB
10 1 (0.40%) Splunk
10 1 (0.40%) Rackspace
10 1 (0.40%) Teradata
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