The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 13 16 8
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -8
Contract jobs citing Finance 40 20 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 9.76% 7.75% 9.78%
As % of the General category 57.97% 45.45% 45.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 11 2
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£410 £193 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+112.98% -28.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £175 £136
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £438 £404
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £26.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +73.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -16.66%
Finance
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Tyne and Wear region.

General Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
69 44 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 16.83% 17.05% 21.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 21 14
Average daily rate £350 £197 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+78.11% +12.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £175 £122
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £385 £318
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 5
Average hourly rate £38.50 £26.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.07% +48.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.90 £12.00 £11.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.90 £28.00 £22.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+23.80% -16.00%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Finance across the Tyne and Wear region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Finance
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Finance across the Tyne and Wear region.

Finance Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Finance
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Finance across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

Finance Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Finance
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Finance across the Tyne and Wear region.

Finance Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Finance
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 27 January 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +8 36 £403 +64.28% 15
Sunderland - 1 £500 -
Gateshead - - - -
North Shields - - - -
Finance
North East

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 39 (40.21%) Oracle
2 32 (32.99%) Security Cleared
3 29 (29.90%) Java
4 25 (25.77%) SC Cleared
5 24 (24.74%) ITIL
6 23 (23.71%) Project Management
7 22 (22.68%) Linux
8 20 (20.62%) HP
9 18 (18.56%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (18.56%) Oracle Database
10 17 (17.53%) WebLogic
11 16 (16.49%) SQL
11 16 (16.49%) SOA
11 16 (16.49%) Red Hat
11 16 (16.49%) Middleware
11 16 (16.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 16 (16.49%) AquaLogic
12 15 (15.46%) OpenView
13 14 (14.43%) Java EE
14 13 (13.40%) Change Management
14 13 (13.40%) J2EE
15 12 (12.37%) PL/SQL
15 12 (12.37%) SOAP
15 12 (12.37%) Problem Management
16 11 (11.34%) Manufacturing
16 11 (11.34%) Oracle Applications
16 11 (11.34%) SQL Server
16 11 (11.34%) ISEB
16 11 (11.34%) Oracle EBS
16 11 (11.34%) Analytical Skills

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 (17.53%) WebLogic
2 16 (16.49%) AquaLogic
3 7 (7.22%) SharePoint
4 6 (6.19%) JBoss
4 6 (6.19%) Oracle Workflow
5 3 (3.09%) SAS
6 1 (1.03%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.03%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.03%) CMS
6 1 (1.03%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (6.19%) MS Office
1 6 (6.19%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (5.15%) MS Project
3 3 (3.09%) MS Excel
4 2 (2.06%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.03%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 11 (11.34%) Oracle Applications
1 11 (11.34%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (10.31%) Oracle Payables
2 10 (10.31%) Oracle Receivables
2 10 (10.31%) Oracle General Ledger
2 10 (10.31%) Oracle EBS R12
3 7 (7.22%) Oracle Financials
4 6 (6.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (3.09%) Oracle Cash Management
5 3 (3.09%) Oracle Assets
5 3 (3.09%) Oracle E-Business Tax
5 3 (3.09%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 2 (2.06%) SAP FI
6 2 (2.06%) SAP CO
6 2 (2.06%) SAP FI/CO
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.22%) SAN
2 4 (4.12%) LDAP
3 2 (2.06%) 2G
4 1 (1.03%) Extranet
4 1 (1.03%) Telnet
4 1 (1.03%) Firewall
4 1 (1.03%) FTP
4 1 (1.03%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (18.56%) Oracle Database
2 11 (11.34%) SQL Server
3 7 (7.22%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (6.19%) RDBMS
4 6 (6.19%) Relational Database
5 5 (5.15%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (4.12%) BusinessObjects XI
7 3 (3.09%) Base SAS
7 3 (3.09%) Oracle OWB
7 3 (3.09%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 2 (2.06%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 2 (2.06%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 2 (2.06%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (1.03%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (1.03%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (1.03%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 4 (4.12%) Ant
2 3 (3.09%) StarTeam
2 3 (3.09%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (2.06%) Selenium
4 1 (1.03%) JUnit
4 1 (1.03%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.03%) Toad
General
1 11 (11.34%) Manufacturing
2 10 (10.31%) General Ledger
3 7 (7.22%) Marketing
4 4 (4.12%) Electronics
4 4 (4.12%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.12%) Billing
5 2 (2.06%) Back Office
6 1 (1.03%) Banking
6 1 (1.03%) Military
6 1 (1.03%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 19 (19.59%) Analyst
2 14 (14.43%) Developer
3 13 (13.40%) Consultant
4 11 (11.34%) Project Manager
5 8 (8.25%) Administrator
6 7 (7.22%) Oracle Consultant
7 6 (6.19%) Business Analyst
8 5 (5.15%) Java Developer
9 4 (4.12%) DBA
9 4 (4.12%) Coordinator
9 4 (4.12%) Oracle Financials Consultant
9 4 (4.12%) Service Manager
9 4 (4.12%) Change Manager
9 4 (4.12%) Linux Administrator
10 3 (3.09%) Oracle DBA
10 3 (3.09%) Test Analyst
10 3 (3.09%) Senior Manager
11 2 (2.06%) Applications Specialist
11 2 (2.06%) Technical Consultant
11 2 (2.06%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (16.49%) Middleware
2 14 (14.43%) Java EE
3 13 (13.40%) J2EE
4 12 (12.37%) SOAP
5 10 (10.31%) Web Services
6 6 (6.19%) JPA
7 5 (5.15%) XML
8 4 (4.12%) JMS
8 4 (4.12%) JDBC
8 4 (4.12%) JNDI
9 2 (2.06%) Play Framework
9 2 (2.06%) REST
9 2 (2.06%) .NET
9 2 (2.06%) HTML
9 2 (2.06%) ASP.NET
9 2 (2.06%) Java EE 5
9 2 (2.06%) Java SE
10 1 (1.03%) jQuery
10 1 (1.03%) JSON
10 1 (1.03%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.34%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.12%) DTV
3 3 (3.09%) Clustering
3 3 (3.09%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.06%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.03%) Statistics
5 1 (1.03%) Social Media
5 1 (1.03%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.03%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 22 (22.68%) Linux
2 16 (16.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (8.25%) UNIX
4 2 (2.06%) Oracle Linux
4 2 (2.06%) VME
5 1 (1.03%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.03%) Windows
5 1 (1.03%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (24.74%) ITIL
2 23 (23.71%) Project Management
3 18 (18.56%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (16.49%) SOA
5 13 (13.40%) Change Management
6 12 (12.37%) Problem Management
7 10 (10.31%) Service Management
7 10 (10.31%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (9.28%) Risk Management
9 8 (8.25%) Test Scripting
9 8 (8.25%) Mentoring
10 7 (7.22%) Business Analysis
10 7 (7.22%) Programme Management
10 7 (7.22%) Regression Testing
11 6 (6.19%) Six Sigma
11 6 (6.19%) Configuration Management
11 6 (6.19%) Workflow
11 6 (6.19%) PRINCE2
11 6 (6.19%) Network Management
11 6 (6.19%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (29.90%) Java
2 16 (16.49%) SQL
3 12 (12.37%) PL/SQL
4 6 (6.19%) Shell Script
5 4 (4.12%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
6 2 (2.06%) Perl
6 2 (2.06%) C
6 2 (2.06%) C#
6 2 (2.06%) COBOL
7 1 (1.03%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.03%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (32.99%) Security Cleared
2 25 (25.77%) SC Cleared
3 11 (11.34%) ISEB
4 8 (8.25%) APMP
5 4 (4.12%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 3 (3.09%) DV Cleared
6 3 (3.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (3.09%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (2.06%) OCP
7 2 (2.06%) OCA
7 2 (2.06%) Oracle Certification
7 2 (2.06%) ISTQB
7 2 (2.06%) OCAJ
8 1 (1.03%) SAS Certification
8 1 (1.03%) PMP
8 1 (1.03%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.03%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.03%) CCNA
8 1 (1.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.28%) SLA
2 4 (4.12%) QA
3 1 (1.03%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (3.09%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.03%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.03%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (15.46%) OpenView
2 2 (2.06%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.03%) WMI
3 1 (1.03%) Netcool
3 1 (1.03%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (1.03%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 39 (40.21%) Oracle
2 20 (20.62%) HP
3 16 (16.49%) Red Hat
4 7 (7.22%) Microsoft
4 7 (7.22%) Informatica
5 6 (6.19%) SAP
5 6 (6.19%) Splunk
6 4 (4.12%) Business Objects
7 3 (3.09%) CheckPoint
8 2 (2.06%) EnterpriseDB
9 1 (1.03%) Serena
9 1 (1.03%) NetApp
9 1 (1.03%) Borland
9 1 (1.03%) Cisco
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