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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 8 8 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 -7
Contract jobs citing Finance 108 71 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 12.83% 14.03% 23.17%
As % of the General category 66.67% 68.93% 76.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 40 40
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£388 £398 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.51% +13.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £235 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £705
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £396 £383
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +3.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 0
Average hourly rate £13.00 £14.06 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +6.06%
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
162 103 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 19.24% 20.36% 30.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 62 51
Average daily rate £345 £399 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.42% +6.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £200 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £380
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 6
Average hourly rate £13.25 £17.50 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.28% +59.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.55 £13.07 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.20 £34.50 £13.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.75 £23.21
% change year-on-year
-1.09% -1.98%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +2 83 £400 +3.55% 23
Durham -8 19 £325 -7.80% 4
Teesside - 1 £400 -
Finance
England

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 60 (29.13%) Oracle
2 42 (20.39%) SQL
3 40 (19.42%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (16.02%) Java
5 32 (15.53%) Business Intelligence
6 31 (15.05%) ITIL
6 31 (15.05%) Project Management
7 30 (14.56%) Security Cleared
8 29 (14.08%) Microsoft
9 28 (13.59%) SAP
10 26 (12.62%) Oracle Reports
11 25 (12.14%) SQL Server
11 25 (12.14%) SC Cleared
12 24 (11.65%) Web Services
13 22 (10.68%) Oracle EBS
14 21 (10.19%) Business Analysis
14 21 (10.19%) PL/SQL
15 20 (9.71%) Migration
15 20 (9.71%) Manufacturing
16 18 (8.74%) Stakeholder Management
16 18 (8.74%) Banking
16 18 (8.74%) MS Office
16 18 (8.74%) Windows
17 17 (8.25%) Service Management
18 16 (7.77%) Test Scripting
18 16 (7.77%) Oracle General Ledger
18 16 (7.77%) Oracle Database
18 16 (7.77%) Oracle Payables
19 15 (7.28%) Linux
19 15 (7.28%) J2EE

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Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 10 (4.85%) WebLogic
1 10 (4.85%) AquaLogic
2 9 (4.37%) SharePoint
2 9 (4.37%) Oracle Workflow
3 6 (2.91%) SAS
4 4 (1.94%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.97%) JBoss
5 2 (0.97%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (0.97%) Confluence
5 2 (0.97%) Lync
Applications
1 18 (8.74%) MS Office
2 10 (4.85%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.94%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.46%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.97%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 22 (10.68%) Oracle EBS
2 16 (7.77%) Oracle General Ledger
2 16 (7.77%) Oracle Payables
3 14 (6.80%) Oracle EBS R12
4 12 (5.83%) Oracle Receivables
4 12 (5.83%) Oracle Financials
5 10 (4.85%) SAP FI
5 10 (4.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 8 (3.88%) SAP FI/CO
6 8 (3.88%) SAP CO
6 8 (3.88%) Oracle Applications
7 7 (3.40%) Oracle E-Business Tax
7 7 (3.40%) Oracle Internet Expenses
8 5 (2.43%) Oracle Assets
9 4 (1.94%) Oracle Cash Management
9 4 (1.94%) Oracle BPM
10 2 (0.97%) Oracle 11i
10 2 (0.97%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
11 1 (0.49%) Agresso
11 1 (0.49%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.97%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.49%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.85%) LDAP
2 5 (2.43%) VPN
3 2 (0.97%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (12.62%) Oracle Reports
2 25 (12.14%) SQL Server
3 16 (7.77%) Oracle Database
4 11 (5.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (4.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (4.37%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (3.88%) Oracle BI EE
7 7 (3.40%) Relational Database
7 7 (3.40%) Oracle OWB
8 6 (2.91%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 5 (2.43%) Base SAS
9 5 (2.43%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 5 (2.43%) MongoDB
9 5 (2.43%) NoSQL
9 5 (2.43%) RDBMS
10 4 (1.94%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (1.94%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
10 4 (1.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (1.94%) Oracle ODI
10 4 (1.94%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 10 (4.85%) Ant
2 6 (2.91%) Selenium
3 5 (2.43%) Oracle Forms
3 5 (2.43%) JIRA
4 3 (1.46%) Rational DOORS
4 3 (1.46%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.46%) Toad
4 3 (1.46%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.97%) HP UFT
5 2 (0.97%) LoadRunner
5 2 (0.97%) WebDriver
5 2 (0.97%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.49%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.49%) JBehave
General
1 20 (9.71%) Manufacturing
2 18 (8.74%) Banking
3 14 (6.80%) General Ledger
4 12 (5.83%) Retail
5 10 (4.85%) Marketing
6 9 (4.37%) Telecoms
7 8 (3.88%) Electronics
7 8 (3.88%) Retail Banking
8 4 (1.94%) Legal
8 4 (1.94%) Billing
9 3 (1.46%) Military
9 3 (1.46%) Spanish Language
10 2 (0.97%) Local Government
11 1 (0.49%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.49%) Back Office
11 1 (0.49%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.49%) Law
Job Titles
1 57 (27.67%) Analyst
2 52 (25.24%) Developer
3 29 (14.08%) Project Manager
4 27 (13.11%) Business Analyst
5 15 (7.28%) Consultant
6 14 (6.80%) Oracle Developer
7 13 (6.31%) Architect
8 11 (5.34%) Java Developer
9 9 (4.37%) Support Analyst
10 7 (3.40%) Service Analyst
10 7 (3.40%) Technical Architect
10 7 (3.40%) Service Desk Analyst
10 7 (3.40%) SAP Consultant
10 7 (3.40%) ETL Developer
11 6 (2.91%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 6 (2.91%) Oracle BI Developer
11 6 (2.91%) Oracle Consultant
12 5 (2.43%) Informatica Developer
12 5 (2.43%) Senior Technical Architect
12 5 (2.43%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (11.65%) Web Services
2 15 (7.28%) J2EE
3 12 (5.83%) SOAP
4 10 (4.85%) JMS
4 10 (4.85%) Middleware
4 10 (4.85%) JNDI
4 10 (4.85%) JDBC
5 8 (3.88%) HTML
5 8 (3.88%) .NET
6 7 (3.40%) XML
6 7 (3.40%) Play Framework
7 6 (2.91%) CSS
8 5 (2.43%) ASP.NET
8 5 (2.43%) .NET Framework
8 5 (2.43%) Java SE
8 5 (2.43%) Java EE
8 5 (2.43%) JSON
8 5 (2.43%) Django
8 5 (2.43%) jQuery
8 5 (2.43%) Java EE 5
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.80%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (4.85%) Clustering
3 9 (4.37%) Mobile App
4 8 (3.88%) DTV
5 6 (2.91%) NHS
6 5 (2.43%) Mainframe
7 3 (1.46%) User Experience
8 2 (0.97%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (0.97%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.97%) Private Cloud
8 2 (0.97%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.97%) Blackberry
8 2 (0.97%) Informatics
8 2 (0.97%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.49%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.49%) Interactive TV
9 1 (0.49%) Cybercrime
9 1 (0.49%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 18 (8.74%) Windows
2 15 (7.28%) Linux
3 10 (4.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (4.85%) Windows 7
4 7 (3.40%) UNIX
5 3 (1.46%) Android
5 3 (1.46%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.46%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.97%) VME
7 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (19.42%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (15.53%) Business Intelligence
3 31 (15.05%) Project Management
3 31 (15.05%) ITIL
4 21 (10.19%) Business Analysis
5 20 (9.71%) Migration
6 18 (8.74%) Stakeholder Management
7 17 (8.25%) Service Management
8 16 (7.77%) Test Scripting
9 14 (6.80%) Mentoring
10 13 (6.31%) Problem Management
10 13 (6.31%) Risk Management
11 12 (5.83%) Workflow
11 12 (5.83%) ETL
11 12 (5.83%) PRINCE2
11 12 (5.83%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 11 (5.34%) SOA
13 10 (4.85%) Integration Testing
13 10 (4.85%) Open Source
13 10 (4.85%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 42 (20.39%) SQL
2 33 (16.02%) Java
3 21 (10.19%) PL/SQL
4 10 (4.85%) Shell Script
4 10 (4.85%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 9 (4.37%) C#
6 5 (2.43%) Scala
6 5 (2.43%) Ruby
7 4 (1.94%) Bash Shell
8 3 (1.46%) SAS Macro
8 3 (1.46%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.97%) VB
9 2 (0.97%) COBOL
9 2 (0.97%) Python
10 1 (0.49%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.49%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.49%) ABAP
10 1 (0.49%) VBA
Qualifications
1 30 (14.56%) Security Cleared
2 25 (12.14%) SC Cleared
3 13 (6.31%) Degree
4 6 (2.91%) Oracle Certification
5 5 (2.43%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (2.43%) OCP
5 5 (2.43%) OCA
5 5 (2.43%) OCAJ
6 4 (1.94%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (1.94%) ISEB
7 3 (1.46%) MCSE
7 3 (1.46%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (0.97%) MCP
8 2 (0.97%) PMP
8 2 (0.97%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 1 (0.49%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.49%) MBA
9 1 (0.49%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.28%) SLA
2 7 (3.40%) QA
3 1 (0.49%) Data Quality
System Software
1 13 (6.31%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.97%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.49%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (2.43%) OpenView
2 2 (0.97%) Netcool
2 2 (0.97%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (0.97%) SCCM
2 2 (0.97%) Puppet
2 2 (0.97%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.49%) Cisco IPCC
3 1 (0.49%) MOM
Vendors
1 60 (29.13%) Oracle
2 29 (14.08%) Microsoft
3 28 (13.59%) SAP
4 12 (5.83%) HP
5 10 (4.85%) Informatica
5 10 (4.85%) Red Hat
6 5 (2.43%) CheckPoint
7 4 (1.94%) Cerner
8 3 (1.46%) Siebel
9 2 (0.97%) Symbian
9 2 (0.97%) Hyperion
9 2 (0.97%) EnterpriseDB
9 2 (0.97%) ServiceNow
9 2 (0.97%) Apple
9 2 (0.97%) NetApp
10 1 (0.49%) VMware
10 1 (0.49%) Teradata
10 1 (0.49%) Dell
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