The first 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Tyne and Wear region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 12 3 9
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +6
Contract jobs citing Finance 67 34 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 12.43% 16.27% 11.27%
As % of the General category 59.82% 69.39% 57.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 19 20
Average daily rate £263 £425 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.23% +18.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £320 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £550 £447
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.25 £19.39 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-5.87% -22.44%
General Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
112 49 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 20.78% 23.44% 19.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 23 26
Average daily rate £261 £425 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.52% +14.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £182 £300 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £386 £513 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £17.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -22.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
Finance
North East

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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne -7 65 £261 -40.28% 23
Sunderland -3 2 £538 +26.47% 2
South Shields - - - -
Finance
North East

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 32 (35.16%) Security Cleared
2 31 (34.07%) Oracle
3 26 (28.57%) Manufacturing
3 26 (28.57%) SC Cleared
4 25 (27.47%) SQL Server
5 23 (25.27%) RDBMS
5 23 (25.27%) Relational Database
6 22 (24.18%) Microsoft
7 21 (23.08%) Test Scripting
8 20 (21.98%) Integration Testing
9 18 (19.78%) Java
10 17 (18.68%) Degree
11 16 (17.58%) .NET
12 15 (16.48%) Project Management
13 14 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
13 14 (15.38%) Telecoms
13 14 (15.38%) Windows
14 13 (14.29%) UNIX
14 13 (14.29%) SOA
15 12 (13.19%) ITIL
16 11 (12.09%) RDF
17 10 (10.99%) PRINCE2
17 10 (10.99%) Linux
17 10 (10.99%) TIBCO
17 10 (10.99%) Middleware
17 10 (10.99%) Six Sigma
17 10 (10.99%) Risk Management
17 10 (10.99%) WebSphere
17 10 (10.99%) Agile Software Development
17 10 (10.99%) Oracle Fusion

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 10 (10.99%) WebSphere
2 9 (9.89%) Tuxedo
3 6 (6.59%) SharePoint
4 5 (5.49%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (4.40%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (2.20%) WebLogic
6 2 (2.20%) WebLogic Portal
6 2 (2.20%) Oracle UPK
7 1 (1.10%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.10%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 9 (9.89%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.69%) MS Project
3 3 (3.30%) MS Office
3 3 (3.30%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.20%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (6.59%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (5.49%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (4.40%) Oracle General Ledger
3 4 (4.40%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (4.40%) Oracle Payables
3 4 (4.40%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (3.30%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (2.20%) Oracle CRM
5 2 (2.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (1.10%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (1.10%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (1.10%) Oracle E-Business Tax
6 1 (1.10%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 1 (1.10%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 1 (1.10%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (1.10%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (1.10%) Oracle iProcurement
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.40%) DHCP
2 3 (3.30%) Internet
2 3 (3.30%) DNS
3 2 (2.20%) 4G
3 2 (2.20%) 3G
3 2 (2.20%) DSL
3 2 (2.20%) Firewall
3 2 (2.20%) Network Security
3 2 (2.20%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.10%) GSM
4 1 (1.10%) UMTS
4 1 (1.10%) WAN
4 1 (1.10%) LTE
4 1 (1.10%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (27.47%) SQL Server
2 23 (25.27%) RDBMS
2 23 (25.27%) Relational Database
3 6 (6.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (6.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (5.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (3.30%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (3.30%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.20%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (2.20%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.10%) OLAP
7 1 (1.10%) DTS
7 1 (1.10%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.10%) Oracle Discoverer
7 1 (1.10%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.10%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 1 (1.10%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (1.10%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 4 (4.40%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (2.20%) Selenium
3 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.10%) ERwin
General
1 26 (28.57%) Manufacturing
2 14 (15.38%) Telecoms
3 8 (8.79%) Banking
4 3 (3.30%) General Ledger
4 3 (3.30%) Marketing
5 2 (2.20%) Retail Banking
5 2 (2.20%) Retail
5 2 (2.20%) Electronics
6 1 (1.10%) Military
Job Titles
1 29 (31.87%) Analyst
2 26 (28.57%) Developer
3 12 (13.19%) Project Manager
4 8 (8.79%) Business Analyst
4 8 (8.79%) Java Developer
4 8 (8.79%) SOA Developer
5 7 (7.69%) Programmer
6 5 (5.49%) Support Analyst
6 5 (5.49%) Microsoft Developer
6 5 (5.49%) Project Analyst
6 5 (5.49%) Procurement Analyst
7 4 (4.40%) PMO Analyst
7 4 (4.40%) Project Support Analyst
8 3 (3.30%) Delivery Manager
8 3 (3.30%) Java Programmer
8 3 (3.30%) Senior Manager
8 3 (3.30%) Senior Project Manager
8 3 (3.30%) Technical Analyst
8 3 (3.30%) ScrumMaster
8 3 (3.30%) Oracle Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (17.58%) .NET
2 10 (10.99%) Middleware
2 10 (10.99%) Oracle Fusion
3 5 (5.49%) ASP.NET
4 3 (3.30%) Java EE 5
4 3 (3.30%) Java SE
4 3 (3.30%) Java EE
5 2 (2.20%) GWT
5 2 (2.20%) J2EE
5 2 (2.20%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.40%) PMI
2 3 (3.30%) Clustering
2 3 (3.30%) Open Source
3 2 (2.20%) DTV
4 1 (1.10%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (15.38%) Windows
2 13 (14.29%) UNIX
3 10 (10.99%) Linux
4 5 (5.49%) Windows 8
4 5 (5.49%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (4.40%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.10%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.10%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (23.08%) Test Scripting
2 20 (21.98%) Integration Testing
3 15 (16.48%) Project Management
4 14 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (14.29%) SOA
6 12 (13.19%) ITIL
7 11 (12.09%) RDF
8 10 (10.99%) Six Sigma
8 10 (10.99%) PRINCE2
8 10 (10.99%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (10.99%) Risk Management
9 8 (8.79%) Analytics
10 7 (7.69%) CRM
11 6 (6.59%) Change Management
11 6 (6.59%) Project Planning
12 5 (5.49%) Workflow
12 5 (5.49%) Business Analysis
12 5 (5.49%) OO
12 5 (5.49%) Quality Management
13 4 (4.40%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 18 (19.78%) Java
2 7 (7.69%) SQL
3 5 (5.49%) VB.NET
3 5 (5.49%) C#
4 4 (4.40%) PL/SQL
5 3 (3.30%) VBA
6 2 (2.20%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 32 (35.16%) Security Cleared
2 26 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 17 (18.68%) Degree
4 8 (8.79%) PMI Certification
5 5 (5.49%) PMP
5 5 (5.49%) DV Cleared
6 3 (3.30%) OCAJ
6 3 (3.30%) OCP
6 3 (3.30%) OCA
6 3 (3.30%) Oracle Certification
7 2 (2.20%) ISEB
7 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.10%) MCDBA
8 1 (1.10%) MCT
8 1 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.10%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.40%) SLA
2 3 (3.30%) QA
3 1 (1.10%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (4.40%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.10%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.10%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 31 (34.07%) Oracle
2 22 (24.18%) Microsoft
3 10 (10.99%) TIBCO
4 6 (6.59%) BT
5 3 (3.30%) CA
5 3 (3.30%) Cisco
6 2 (2.20%) VMware
6 2 (2.20%) SAP
7 1 (1.10%) HP
7 1 (1.10%) Informatica
7 1 (1.10%) Veritas
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £550 - £700 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
TEKsystems
Rate: £325 - £375 per day
Posted: 5 days ago