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 3 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 6 10 1
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -9
Contract jobs citing Finance 95 37 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 13.59% 9.30% 28.08%
As % of the General category 68.35% 66.07% 80.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 28 23
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£440 £415 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.02% +27.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £247 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £470 £680
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+21.21% -
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
139 56 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 19.89% 14.07% 34.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 35 34
Average daily rate £425 £398 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.91% +13.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £246 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £469 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £388 £388
% change year-on-year
+1.93% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 0
Average hourly rate £12.93 £34.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.80% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%

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 3 August 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 3 August 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +7 92 £440 +5.15% 20
Sunderland -5 1 £500 +100.00%
Finance
North East

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 53 (29.12%) Oracle
2 42 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (22.53%) Project Management
4 34 (18.68%) SQL
5 32 (17.58%) Java
6 31 (17.03%) Security Cleared
7 29 (15.93%) Microsoft
8 27 (14.84%) ITIL
9 26 (14.29%) SC Cleared
10 25 (13.74%) Stakeholder Management
11 24 (13.19%) Web Services
12 23 (12.64%) Business Intelligence
12 23 (12.64%) Oracle Reports
12 23 (12.64%) Service Management
13 21 (11.54%) PL/SQL
14 19 (10.44%) Migration
14 19 (10.44%) Oracle Database
15 18 (9.89%) Business Analysis
15 18 (9.89%) MS Office
15 18 (9.89%) Windows
16 17 (9.34%) Banking
16 17 (9.34%) Manufacturing
16 17 (9.34%) Oracle EBS
17 16 (8.79%) Linux
17 16 (8.79%) SAP
18 15 (8.24%) J2EE
18 15 (8.24%) Oracle Payables
18 15 (8.24%) Analytical Skills
18 15 (8.24%) Test Scripting
18 15 (8.24%) Oracle General Ledger

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 11 (6.04%) WebLogic
1 11 (6.04%) AquaLogic
2 6 (3.30%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.75%) Oracle Workflow
4 4 (2.20%) MS Exchange
4 4 (2.20%) SAS
5 3 (1.65%) Confluence
6 2 (1.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (1.10%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.55%) JBoss
7 1 (0.55%) CMS
Applications
1 18 (9.89%) MS Office
2 10 (5.49%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.65%) MS Project
3 3 (1.65%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 17 (9.34%) Oracle EBS
2 15 (8.24%) Oracle General Ledger
2 15 (8.24%) Oracle Payables
3 14 (7.69%) Oracle EBS R12
4 11 (6.04%) Oracle Receivables
5 9 (4.95%) Oracle Financials
6 8 (4.40%) Oracle Assets
6 8 (4.40%) Oracle E-Business Tax
6 8 (4.40%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 7 (3.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 7 (3.85%) Oracle Cash Management
8 6 (3.30%) Oracle Applications
9 4 (2.20%) Oracle BPM
10 1 (0.55%) SAP Payroll
10 1 (0.55%) MFGPRO
10 1 (0.55%) SAP FI/CO
10 1 (0.55%) SAP CO
10 1 (0.55%) Agresso
10 1 (0.55%) SAP HR
10 1 (0.55%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.55%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.04%) LDAP
2 5 (2.75%) VPN
3 3 (1.65%) 2G
4 1 (0.55%) Network Security
4 1 (0.55%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.55%) 4G
4 1 (0.55%) 3G
4 1 (0.55%) DPNSS
4 1 (0.55%) QSIG
4 1 (0.55%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.55%) PBX
4 1 (0.55%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (12.64%) Oracle Reports
2 19 (10.44%) Oracle Database
3 14 (7.69%) SQL Server
4 7 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (3.30%) Oracle OWB
5 6 (3.30%) NoSQL
5 6 (3.30%) MongoDB
5 6 (3.30%) Relational Database
6 4 (2.20%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (2.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (2.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (2.20%) RDBMS
6 4 (2.20%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (1.65%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (1.65%) Base SAS
7 3 (1.65%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 3 (1.65%) Oracle BI EE
7 3 (1.65%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (1.65%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 3 (1.65%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 11 (6.04%) Ant
2 7 (3.85%) Selenium
3 5 (2.75%) Rational DOORS
4 4 (2.20%) Jenkins
4 4 (2.20%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (1.65%) Toad
5 3 (1.65%) JIRA
5 3 (1.65%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.10%) WebDriver
6 2 (1.10%) HP UFT
6 2 (1.10%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.55%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.55%) JBehave
7 1 (0.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 17 (9.34%) Manufacturing
1 17 (9.34%) Banking
2 13 (7.14%) General Ledger
3 11 (6.04%) Retail
4 9 (4.95%) Billing
4 9 (4.95%) Telecoms
5 7 (3.85%) Electronics
5 7 (3.85%) Retail Banking
5 7 (3.85%) Marketing
6 5 (2.75%) Legal
7 3 (1.65%) Spanish Language
7 3 (1.65%) Military
8 1 (0.55%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.55%) Local Government
8 1 (0.55%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.55%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 52 (28.57%) Analyst
2 36 (19.78%) Developer
3 30 (16.48%) Project Manager
4 24 (13.19%) Business Analyst
5 11 (6.04%) Architect
5 11 (6.04%) Consultant
5 11 (6.04%) Java Developer
6 9 (4.95%) Oracle Consultant
6 9 (4.95%) Support Analyst
7 7 (3.85%) Service Analyst
7 7 (3.85%) Service Desk Analyst
8 6 (3.30%) Administrator
8 6 (3.30%) Oracle Developer
8 6 (3.30%) Technical Architect
9 5 (2.75%) Junior
9 5 (2.75%) Informatica Developer
9 5 (2.75%) Oracle Financials Consultant
9 5 (2.75%) Senior Technical Architect
9 5 (2.75%) ETL Developer
9 5 (2.75%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (13.19%) Web Services
2 15 (8.24%) J2EE
3 12 (6.59%) SOAP
3 12 (6.59%) Middleware
4 11 (6.04%) JMS
4 11 (6.04%) JDBC
4 11 (6.04%) JNDI
5 8 (4.40%) HTML
5 8 (4.40%) Play Framework
6 6 (3.30%) XML
6 6 (3.30%) JSON
6 6 (3.30%) Django
7 5 (2.75%) CSS
7 5 (2.75%) .NET
7 5 (2.75%) Spring
8 4 (2.20%) jBPM
8 4 (2.20%) .NET Framework
8 4 (2.20%) Java SE
8 4 (2.20%) Java EE
8 4 (2.20%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.24%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (6.04%) Clustering
3 7 (3.85%) Mobile App
3 7 (3.85%) DTV
4 5 (2.75%) Mainframe
5 4 (2.20%) NHS
5 4 (2.20%) User Experience
6 3 (1.65%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.10%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.10%) Informatics
8 1 (0.55%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.55%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.55%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.55%) Social Media
8 1 (0.55%) IVR
8 1 (0.55%) Interactive TV
8 1 (0.55%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.55%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.55%) Cybercrime
8 1 (0.55%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 18 (9.89%) Windows
2 16 (8.79%) Linux
3 11 (6.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (5.49%) Windows 7
5 5 (2.75%) UNIX
6 3 (1.65%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.10%) VME
7 2 (1.10%) Android
7 2 (1.10%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (22.53%) Project Management
3 27 (14.84%) ITIL
4 25 (13.74%) Stakeholder Management
5 23 (12.64%) Service Management
5 23 (12.64%) Business Intelligence
6 19 (10.44%) Migration
7 18 (9.89%) Business Analysis
8 15 (8.24%) Test Scripting
9 13 (7.14%) Open Source
9 13 (7.14%) Problem Management
9 13 (7.14%) Mentoring
10 12 (6.59%) Root Cause Analysis
10 12 (6.59%) PRINCE2
10 12 (6.59%) SOA
11 11 (6.04%) ETL
11 11 (6.04%) Risk Management
11 11 (6.04%) High Availability
12 10 (5.49%) Waterfall
12 10 (5.49%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 34 (18.68%) SQL
2 32 (17.58%) Java
3 21 (11.54%) PL/SQL
4 11 (6.04%) Shell Script
4 11 (6.04%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 6 (3.30%) Ruby
5 6 (3.30%) Scala
6 5 (2.75%) Bash Shell
7 4 (2.20%) C#
7 4 (2.20%) Python
8 3 (1.65%) T-SQL
8 3 (1.65%) SAS Macro
9 2 (1.10%) COBOL
9 2 (1.10%) VB
9 2 (1.10%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.10%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.55%) C++
10 1 (0.55%) VB6
Qualifications
1 31 (17.03%) Security Cleared
2 26 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 12 (6.59%) Degree
4 5 (2.75%) Oracle Certification
5 4 (2.20%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (2.20%) OCP
5 4 (2.20%) OCA
5 4 (2.20%) OCAJ
6 3 (1.65%) PMI Certification
6 3 (1.65%) MCSE
6 3 (1.65%) ISEB
6 3 (1.65%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.10%) PMP
7 2 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.55%) MCP
8 1 (0.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.55%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.55%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.14%) SLA
2 5 (2.75%) QA
System Software
1 13 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.10%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.55%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (3.30%) OpenView
2 3 (1.65%) Puppet
2 3 (1.65%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.10%) Netcool
3 2 (1.10%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 2 (1.10%) Cisco IPCC
3 2 (1.10%) SCCM
4 1 (0.55%) MOM
Vendors
1 53 (29.12%) Oracle
2 29 (15.93%) Microsoft
3 16 (8.79%) SAP
4 13 (7.14%) HP
5 11 (6.04%) Informatica
5 11 (6.04%) Red Hat
6 4 (2.20%) Cerner
7 3 (1.65%) CheckPoint
8 2 (1.10%) Apple
8 2 (1.10%) ServiceNow
8 2 (1.10%) NetApp
8 2 (1.10%) Symbian
9 1 (0.55%) Dell
9 1 (0.55%) Avaya
9 1 (0.55%) VMware
9 1 (0.55%) EnterpriseDB
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