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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 12 7 11
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Contract jobs citing Finance 148 85 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 15.26% 14.96% 13.42%
As % of the General category 83.62% 66.41% 61.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 50 52
Average daily rate £340 £350 £264
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +32.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £250 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £495 £459
UK excluding London average daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 0
Average hourly rate £28.00 £11.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+154.54% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -21.73%
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
177 128 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 18.25% 22.54% 21.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 79 81
Average daily rate £314 £323 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.71% +22.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £207 £250 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £490 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 14 0
Average hourly rate £28.00 £12.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+124.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Newcastle upon Tyne -6 133 £328 -9.02% 24
Sunderland +2 7 £350 +27.27%
Gateshead 0 2 £325 -7.14%
Finance
North East

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 93 (33.57%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (31.77%) Project Management
3 66 (23.83%) Oracle
4 58 (20.94%) Security Cleared
5 45 (16.25%) SC Cleared
5 45 (16.25%) Analytical Skills
6 44 (15.88%) Degree
7 43 (15.52%) Business Intelligence
8 41 (14.80%) Java
9 39 (14.08%) SQL Server
9 39 (14.08%) Mentoring
10 37 (13.36%) Microsoft
11 35 (12.64%) Web Services
12 34 (12.27%) SQL
13 32 (11.55%) Management Information System
14 30 (10.83%) Legal
14 30 (10.83%) Manufacturing
14 30 (10.83%) Open Source
15 27 (9.75%) Data Warehouse
15 27 (9.75%) Business Development
16 26 (9.39%) ITIL
16 26 (9.39%) HP
17 25 (9.03%) Test Scripting
17 25 (9.03%) Data Centre
17 25 (9.03%) SDLC
18 23 (8.30%) Change Control
18 23 (8.30%) Configuration Management
18 23 (8.30%) .NET
19 22 (7.94%) SharePoint
19 22 (7.94%) MS Excel

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 22 (7.94%) SharePoint
2 15 (5.42%) IIS
3 14 (5.05%) CMS
4 10 (3.61%) SAS
4 10 (3.61%) WebSphere
5 9 (3.25%) Apache
6 7 (2.53%) Oracle Workflow
7 6 (2.17%) CICS
7 6 (2.17%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.08%) Jetty
8 3 (1.08%) nginx
9 2 (0.72%) ArcGIS
9 2 (0.72%) Oracle 10gAS
9 2 (0.72%) Oracle Application Server
9 2 (0.72%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 2 (0.72%) Oracle Spatial
9 2 (0.72%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.72%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.36%) FileNet
10 1 (0.36%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 22 (7.94%) MS Excel
2 14 (5.05%) MS Office
3 5 (1.81%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.44%) MS Project
5 3 (1.08%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (5.05%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (3.61%) Oracle EBS R12
3 9 (3.25%) Oracle Applications
3 9 (3.25%) Oracle General Ledger
3 9 (3.25%) Oracle Payables
4 7 (2.53%) Oracle Receivables
4 7 (2.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (1.08%) Oracle Financials
5 3 (1.08%) Oracle iProcurement
6 1 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.36%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.72%) PaaS
1 2 (0.72%) SaaS
2 1 (0.36%) Office 365
2 1 (0.36%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.97%) DHCP
1 11 (3.97%) DNS
1 11 (3.97%) Intranet
2 10 (3.61%) SSL
3 9 (3.25%) FTP
3 9 (3.25%) Internet
4 6 (2.17%) WinSCP
5 3 (1.08%) HTTP
5 3 (1.08%) IPsec
5 3 (1.08%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.36%) Extranet
6 1 (0.36%) LAN
6 1 (0.36%) LDAP
6 1 (0.36%) MPLS
6 1 (0.36%) VoIP
6 1 (0.36%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (14.08%) SQL Server
2 27 (9.75%) Data Warehouse
3 19 (6.86%) RDBMS
3 19 (6.86%) Relational Database
4 12 (4.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (3.97%) BusinessObjects
6 10 (3.61%) Oracle Database
7 9 (3.25%) Oracle BI EE
8 8 (2.89%) Apache Hive
8 8 (2.89%) Big Data
8 8 (2.89%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 8 (2.89%) Hadoop
8 8 (2.89%) HBase
8 8 (2.89%) MongoDB
8 8 (2.89%) Oracle Reports
8 8 (2.89%) Pentaho
8 8 (2.89%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (2.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (2.17%) DB2
9 6 (2.17%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 13 (4.69%) Visual Studio
2 10 (3.61%) ERwin
2 10 (3.61%) StarTeam
3 7 (2.53%) Eclipse
4 6 (2.17%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (1.08%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.08%) Travis CI
6 2 (0.72%) Log4j
6 2 (0.72%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.36%) CA Gen
7 1 (0.36%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.36%) JMeter
7 1 (0.36%) JUnit
7 1 (0.36%) Maven
7 1 (0.36%) Subversion
General
1 30 (10.83%) Legal
1 30 (10.83%) Manufacturing
2 22 (7.94%) Banking
3 18 (6.50%) Marketing
4 8 (2.89%) General Ledger
5 7 (2.53%) Electronics
5 7 (2.53%) Telecoms
6 6 (2.17%) Advertising
7 4 (1.44%) Law
8 3 (1.08%) Publishing
9 2 (0.72%) Local Government
9 2 (0.72%) Retail
9 2 (0.72%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.36%) Back Office
10 1 (0.36%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 65 (23.47%) Developer
2 50 (18.05%) Analyst
3 37 (13.36%) Project Manager
4 35 (12.64%) Business Analyst
5 29 (10.47%) Java Developer
6 17 (6.14%) Architect
7 11 (3.97%) Applications Developer
7 11 (3.97%) Consultant
7 11 (3.97%) Designer
7 11 (3.97%) Oracle Developer
8 10 (3.61%) Digital Analyst
8 10 (3.61%) Digital Business Analyst
8 10 (3.61%) Junior
9 9 (3.25%) Junior Project Manager
9 9 (3.25%) Senior Manager
10 8 (2.89%) C# Developer
10 8 (2.89%) PMO Specialist
10 8 (2.89%) UX Designer
11 7 (2.53%) Financial Analyst
11 7 (2.53%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (12.64%) Web Services
2 23 (8.30%) .NET
3 20 (7.22%) ASP.NET
4 16 (5.78%) CSS
4 16 (5.78%) HTML
4 16 (5.78%) Java EE
4 16 (5.78%) Java EE 5
4 16 (5.78%) Java SE
5 11 (3.97%) XML
6 7 (2.53%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (2.53%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 7 (2.53%) Spring
7 6 (2.17%) ASP.NET Web API
7 6 (2.17%) Hibernate
7 6 (2.17%) ISPF
7 6 (2.17%) J2EE
8 5 (1.81%) Classic ASP
9 4 (1.44%) jQuery
9 4 (1.44%) Play Framework
10 3 (1.08%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 45 (16.25%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (11.55%) Management Information System
3 25 (9.03%) Data Centre
4 22 (7.94%) Mobile App
5 18 (6.50%) User Experience
6 15 (5.42%) Computer Science
6 15 (5.42%) Visualisation
7 14 (5.05%) Data Structures
8 7 (2.53%) Mainframe
9 6 (2.17%) IBM Mainframe
9 6 (2.17%) PMI
9 6 (2.17%) VSAM
10 3 (1.08%) Data Integration
10 3 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.72%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.72%) Private Cloud
12 1 (0.36%) CMDB
12 1 (0.36%) DataPower
12 1 (0.36%) Oracle Exalytics
12 1 (0.36%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 17 (6.14%) Unix
2 16 (5.78%) Windows
3 10 (3.61%) Linux
4 6 (2.17%) MVS
5 5 (1.81%) Solaris
6 2 (0.72%) AIX
6 2 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.36%) CentOS
7 1 (0.36%) VME
7 1 (0.36%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (33.57%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (31.77%) Project Management
3 43 (15.52%) Business Intelligence
4 39 (14.08%) Mentoring
5 30 (10.83%) Open Source
6 27 (9.75%) Business Development
7 26 (9.39%) ITIL
8 25 (9.03%) SDLC
8 25 (9.03%) Test Scripting
9 23 (8.30%) Change Control
9 23 (8.30%) Configuration Management
10 20 (7.22%) Business Analysis
11 19 (6.86%) Integration Testing
12 18 (6.50%) Programme Management
13 17 (6.14%) Migration
13 17 (6.14%) Stakeholder Management
14 16 (5.78%) Time Management
15 15 (5.42%) Analytics
15 15 (5.42%) Change Management
15 15 (5.42%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 41 (14.80%) Java
2 34 (12.27%) SQL
3 20 (7.22%) C#
4 17 (6.14%) JavaScript
5 14 (5.05%) C++
6 10 (3.61%) C
6 10 (3.61%) PL/SQL
7 8 (2.89%) Python
7 8 (2.89%) Shell Script
8 6 (2.17%) Assembly Language
8 6 (2.17%) CLIST
8 6 (2.17%) COBOL
8 6 (2.17%) JCL
8 6 (2.17%) Perl
8 6 (2.17%) REXX
8 6 (2.17%) T-SQL
8 6 (2.17%) VBA
9 5 (1.81%) VB
10 3 (1.08%) Scala
11 2 (0.72%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 58 (20.94%) Security Cleared
2 45 (16.25%) SC Cleared
3 44 (15.88%) Degree
4 18 (6.50%) BPSS Clearance
5 16 (5.78%) OCA
5 16 (5.78%) OCAJ
5 16 (5.78%) OCP
5 16 (5.78%) Oracle Certification
6 14 (5.05%) PMI Certification
7 13 (4.69%) PMP
8 3 (1.08%) BC Cleared
8 3 (1.08%) ISEB
9 2 (0.72%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.36%) CBAP
10 1 (0.36%) IIBA
10 1 (0.36%) ISEB Practitioner
10 1 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.36%) VCP5
10 1 (0.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.44%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (0.72%) COREP
2 2 (0.72%) FINREP
3 1 (0.36%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.36%) EMIR
3 1 (0.36%) FATCA
3 1 (0.36%) MiFID
3 1 (0.36%) QA
System Software
1 9 (3.25%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.17%) Time Sharing Option
3 4 (1.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.08%) Xen
5 2 (0.72%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (0.72%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.36%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (3.25%) WMI
2 5 (1.81%) HP UCMDB
3 4 (1.44%) SCCM
4 1 (0.36%) Netcool
4 1 (0.36%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 66 (23.83%) Oracle
2 37 (13.36%) Microsoft
3 26 (9.39%) HP
4 14 (5.05%) CA
5 13 (4.69%) SAP
5 13 (4.69%) Serena
6 12 (4.33%) Informatica
7 10 (3.61%) Tableau
8 9 (3.25%) Borland
9 8 (2.89%) IBM
10 6 (2.17%) Micro Focus
10 6 (2.17%) Xamarin
11 5 (1.81%) VMware
12 4 (1.44%) Rally
13 3 (1.08%) Red Hat
13 3 (1.08%) Salesforce.com
13 3 (1.08%) Sun
13 3 (1.08%) Symantec
14 2 (0.72%) Genesys
14 2 (0.72%) Siebel
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