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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 23 8 7
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -1
Contract jobs citing Finance 141 125 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 9.50% 13.27% 13.01%
As % of the General category 59.49% 69.44% 69.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 84 41
Median daily rate £364 £416 £391
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £277 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £532 £469
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 5
Median hourly rate £27.50 £13.50 £13.11
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+103.70% +2.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.80 £11.75 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.20 £13.50 £17.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £19.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +18.18%
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
237 180 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 15.97% 19.11% 18.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 110 57
Median daily rate £350 £388 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% -2.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £273 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £525 £469
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £398 £383
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +3.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 8
Median hourly rate £26.50 £12.93 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+105.02% -20.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.68 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.90 £13.50 £34.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.25 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-1.11% -

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 -19 128 £356 -16.17% 20
Durham -4 10 £388 +19.23% 1
Finance
England

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 114 (38.91%) Project Management
2 70 (23.89%) Security Cleared
3 64 (21.84%) Oracle
4 59 (20.14%) Agile Software Development
5 56 (19.11%) SC Cleared
6 55 (18.77%) Degree
7 45 (15.36%) SQL
8 39 (13.31%) Oracle EBS
9 37 (12.63%) HP
10 36 (12.29%) ITIL
11 35 (11.95%) Microsoft
12 33 (11.26%) Oracle General Ledger
12 33 (11.26%) Oracle EBS R12
12 33 (11.26%) Oracle Payables
13 32 (10.92%) Oracle Applications
14 31 (10.58%) Change Management
14 31 (10.58%) Oracle Receivables
15 30 (10.24%) Legal
15 30 (10.24%) Configuration Management
15 30 (10.24%) Unix
16 29 (9.90%) Regression Testing
16 29 (9.90%) Business Development
16 29 (9.90%) Analytical Skills
17 28 (9.56%) Workflow
18 27 (9.22%) Business Intelligence
18 27 (9.22%) Oracle Workflow
19 26 (8.87%) Migration
19 26 (8.87%) XML
20 25 (8.53%) PL/SQL
20 25 (8.53%) PRINCE2

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 27 (9.22%) Oracle Workflow
2 17 (5.80%) SharePoint
3 10 (3.41%) CMS
4 7 (2.39%) IIS
5 6 (2.05%) SAS
6 2 (0.68%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.68%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.34%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.34%) CICS
7 1 (0.34%) FileNet
7 1 (0.34%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.34%) JBoss
7 1 (0.34%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (0.34%) Umbraco
Applications
1 19 (6.48%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.10%) MS Office
3 8 (2.73%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (2.05%) MS Project
5 4 (1.37%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.34%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 39 (13.31%) Oracle EBS
2 33 (11.26%) Oracle EBS R12
2 33 (11.26%) Oracle General Ledger
2 33 (11.26%) Oracle Payables
3 32 (10.92%) Oracle Applications
4 31 (10.58%) Oracle Receivables
5 10 (3.41%) Oracle Financials
6 6 (2.05%) Oracle 11i
7 5 (1.71%) Dynamics CRM
8 2 (0.68%) Oracle iProcurement
9 1 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
9 1 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
9 1 (0.34%) Oracle Assets
9 1 (0.34%) Oracle iSupplier
9 1 (0.34%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.02%) PaaS
1 3 (1.02%) SaaS
2 1 (0.34%) IaaS
2 1 (0.34%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.78%) DNS
2 13 (4.44%) DHCP
2 13 (4.44%) Intranet
3 12 (4.10%) Internet
4 3 (1.02%) Extranet
4 3 (1.02%) SSL
5 1 (0.34%) BIG-IP
5 1 (0.34%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (0.34%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (0.34%) IP Telephony
5 1 (0.34%) LDAP
5 1 (0.34%) Network Security
5 1 (0.34%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (8.19%) Oracle Reports
2 23 (7.85%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 23 (7.85%) SQL Server
3 12 (4.10%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (2.73%) RDBMS
4 8 (2.73%) Relational Database
5 6 (2.05%) Apache Hive
5 6 (2.05%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 6 (2.05%) Hadoop
5 6 (2.05%) HBase
5 6 (2.05%) MongoDB
5 6 (2.05%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (1.71%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (1.71%) Pentaho
7 4 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (1.02%) Big Data
8 3 (1.02%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 19 (6.48%) Oracle Forms
2 14 (4.78%) StarTeam
3 10 (3.41%) Git (software)
4 9 (3.07%) Subversion
4 9 (3.07%) Visual Studio
5 6 (2.05%) ERwin
6 3 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.68%) Grunt
7 2 (0.68%) gulp
8 1 (0.34%) Bower
8 1 (0.34%) GitLab
8 1 (0.34%) JMeter
8 1 (0.34%) LoadRunner
8 1 (0.34%) MSTest
8 1 (0.34%) NuGet
8 1 (0.34%) ProC
8 1 (0.34%) Protractor
8 1 (0.34%) TeamCity
General
1 30 (10.24%) Legal
2 23 (7.85%) General Ledger
3 21 (7.17%) Manufacturing
4 17 (5.80%) Banking
5 5 (1.71%) Retail
6 4 (1.37%) Advertising
6 4 (1.37%) Back Office
6 4 (1.37%) Billing
6 4 (1.37%) Marketing
7 3 (1.02%) Front Office
8 2 (0.68%) Local Government
8 2 (0.68%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.34%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.34%) International Banking
9 1 (0.34%) Law
9 1 (0.34%) Publishing
9 1 (0.34%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 60 (20.48%) Developer
2 57 (19.45%) Project Manager
3 41 (13.99%) Analyst
4 28 (9.56%) Architect
5 24 (8.19%) Oracle Developer
6 18 (6.14%) E-Business Developer
7 17 (5.80%) Oracle Financials Developer
8 15 (5.12%) Business Analyst
9 14 (4.78%) C# Developer
10 13 (4.44%) .NET Developer
10 13 (4.44%) Java Developer
11 10 (3.41%) Infrastructure Manager
11 10 (3.41%) Infrastructure Project Manager
11 10 (3.41%) Junior
12 9 (3.07%) Consultant
12 9 (3.07%) Junior Project Manager
12 9 (3.07%) PMO Specialist
13 8 (2.73%) Applications Developer
13 8 (2.73%) Configuration Analyst
13 8 (2.73%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (8.87%) XML
2 22 (7.51%) .NET
3 18 (6.14%) Web Services
4 17 (5.80%) ASP.NET
5 15 (5.12%) CSS
6 12 (4.10%) HTML
7 10 (3.41%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (3.41%) ASP.NET Web API
8 7 (2.39%) .NET Framework
8 7 (2.39%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 6 (2.05%) Java EE
9 6 (2.05%) Java EE 5
9 6 (2.05%) Java SE
10 5 (1.71%) Entity Framework
11 4 (1.37%) jQuery
12 3 (1.02%) Classic ASP
12 3 (1.02%) RESTful
12 3 (1.02%) XSLT
13 2 (0.68%) SOAP
13 2 (0.68%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (9.90%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (8.19%) Management Information System
3 23 (7.85%) Computer Science
4 21 (7.17%) Data Centre
5 8 (2.73%) Mobile App
6 7 (2.39%) PMI
7 6 (2.05%) Data Structures
7 6 (2.05%) User Experience
7 6 (2.05%) Visualisation
8 4 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.02%) Algorithms
9 3 (1.02%) Data Integration
9 3 (1.02%) Mainframe
9 3 (1.02%) Private Cloud
10 2 (0.68%) Fintech
11 1 (0.34%) Clustering
11 1 (0.34%) DataPower
11 1 (0.34%) Health Informatics
11 1 (0.34%) NHS
11 1 (0.34%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 30 (10.24%) Unix
2 16 (5.46%) Windows
3 3 (1.02%) Linux
3 3 (1.02%) Solaris
4 2 (0.68%) AIX
4 2 (0.68%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.34%) VME
5 1 (0.34%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (38.91%) Project Management
2 59 (20.14%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (12.29%) ITIL
4 31 (10.58%) Change Management
5 30 (10.24%) Configuration Management
6 29 (9.90%) Business Development
6 29 (9.90%) Regression Testing
7 28 (9.56%) Workflow
8 27 (9.22%) Business Intelligence
9 26 (8.87%) Migration
10 25 (8.53%) PRINCE2
11 22 (7.51%) Business Analysis
11 22 (7.51%) Continuous Improvement
12 21 (7.17%) Mentoring
12 21 (7.17%) SDLC
13 19 (6.48%) Financial Modelling
14 18 (6.14%) Change Control
15 14 (4.78%) MVC
16 13 (4.44%) Open Source
16 13 (4.44%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 45 (15.36%) SQL
2 25 (8.53%) PL/SQL
3 21 (7.17%) C#
4 17 (5.80%) Java
5 11 (3.75%) JavaScript
6 6 (2.05%) C
6 6 (2.05%) Shell Script
7 5 (1.71%) T-SQL
8 3 (1.02%) Scala
8 3 (1.02%) VB
9 2 (0.68%) C++
9 2 (0.68%) Python
9 2 (0.68%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.34%) ES6
Qualifications
1 70 (23.89%) Security Cleared
2 56 (19.11%) SC Cleared
3 55 (18.77%) Degree
4 19 (6.48%) PMI Certification
5 18 (6.14%) BPSS Clearance
6 17 (5.80%) PMP
7 6 (2.05%) OCA
7 6 (2.05%) OCAJ
7 6 (2.05%) OCP
7 6 (2.05%) Oracle Certification
8 3 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (0.68%) ISEB
9 2 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.34%) A+ Certification
10 1 (0.34%) HNC
10 1 (0.34%) HND
10 1 (0.34%) IBM Certification
10 1 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.34%) MCP
10 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.02%) COREP
1 3 (1.02%) Disclosure Scotland
1 3 (1.02%) FINREP
1 3 (1.02%) QA
2 2 (0.68%) MiFID
2 2 (0.68%) SLA
3 1 (0.34%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.34%) EMIR
3 1 (0.34%) FATCA
System Software
1 14 (4.78%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.34%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (1.71%) WMI
2 2 (0.68%) Cisco IPCC
2 2 (0.68%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.68%) HP UCMDB
3 1 (0.34%) SCCM
Vendors
1 64 (21.84%) Oracle
2 37 (12.63%) HP
3 35 (11.95%) Microsoft
4 9 (3.07%) Perforce
4 9 (3.07%) SAP
5 6 (2.05%) Informatica
5 6 (2.05%) Serena
5 6 (2.05%) Tableau
5 6 (2.05%) Xamarin
6 5 (1.71%) Borland
6 5 (1.71%) CA
7 3 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.68%) Citrix
8 2 (0.68%) ServiceNow
8 2 (0.68%) WorldPay
9 1 (0.34%) Dynatrace
9 1 (0.34%) F5
9 1 (0.34%) ICL
9 1 (0.34%) LexisNexis
9 1 (0.34%) Spiceworks
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