Period
to 21 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Financial
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 25 4
Rank change year-on-year +13 -21 +13
Contract jobs citing Finance 93 199 223
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 10.73% 8.97% 15.95%
As % of the General category 68.38% 59.58% 74.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 172 177
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £475 £416 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.11% -5.40% +16.25%
10th Percentile £231 £243 £285
90th Percentile £752 £563 £560
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £458 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +7.65% - +11.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 4
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £17.10 £27.00 £33.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.67% -19.22% -
10th Percentile £15.21 £26.35 £14.73
90th Percentile £41.69 £27.65 £50.15
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £17.10 £27.00 £33.43
% change year-on-year -36.67% -19.22% -

Finance is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 136 334 299
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 15.69% 15.05% 21.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 251 200
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £350 £375 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% -9.09% +10.00%
10th Percentile £225 £235 £256
90th Percentile £653 £538 £550
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £350 £375 £405
% change year-on-year -6.67% -7.41% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 9
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £17.10 £26.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.47% +47.22% -
10th Percentile £15.21 £12.65 £11.78
90th Percentile £41.69 £27.55 £49.15
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £17.10 £26.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year -35.47% +47.22% -

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings citing Finance as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Job vacancy trend for Finance in Newcastle upon Tyne

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Finance in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Contractor daily rate trend for Finance in Newcastle upon Tyne

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Finance in Newcastle upon Tyne

Finance
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Finance in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Finance in Newcastle upon Tyne

Finance
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Finance in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Finance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Finance.

1 35 (37.63%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (31.18%) Project Management
3 22 (23.66%) Open Source
4 19 (20.43%) Management Information System
5 18 (19.35%) ITIL
5 18 (19.35%) Stakeholder Management
6 17 (18.28%) PRINCE2
6 17 (18.28%) SQL
7 16 (17.20%) Web Services
8 15 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
8 15 (16.13%) SFIA
9 14 (15.05%) Microsoft
9 14 (15.05%) Scrum
9 14 (15.05%) Degree
10 13 (13.98%) Oracle
10 13 (13.98%) User Experience
10 13 (13.98%) Waterfall
11 12 (12.90%) Data Modelling
11 12 (12.90%) Change Management
11 12 (12.90%) Resource Management
12 11 (11.83%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (11.83%) Linux
13 10 (10.75%) Data Quality
13 10 (10.75%) Analytics
13 10 (10.75%) Unix
13 10 (10.75%) Data Warehouse
13 10 (10.75%) Risk Management
13 10 (10.75%) Shell Script
14 9 (9.68%) Security Cleared
14 9 (9.68%) Feasibility Study

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (7.53%) Confluence
2 6 (6.45%) SAS
3 3 (3.23%) Drupal
3 3 (3.23%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.15%) Tuxedo
5 1 (1.08%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (1.08%) Apache
5 1 (1.08%) CMS
5 1 (1.08%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.08%) Kentico
5 1 (1.08%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.08%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (5.38%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (5.38%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (5.38%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (2.15%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.08%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (3.23%) Dynamics GP
1 3 (3.23%) Unit4 Business World
2 2 (2.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.15%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.08%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.15%) Office 365
2 1 (1.08%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.08%) PaaS
2 1 (1.08%) SaaS
2 1 (1.08%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.15%) DHCP
1 2 (2.15%) DNS
1 2 (2.15%) Firewall
1 2 (2.15%) Internet
1 2 (2.15%) SMS
1 2 (2.15%) VPN
2 1 (1.08%) Kerberos
2 1 (1.08%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.75%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (8.60%) MongoDB
3 7 (7.53%) Big Data
3 7 (7.53%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (6.45%) Apache Hive
4 6 (6.45%) BusinessObjects
4 6 (6.45%) Data Lake
4 6 (6.45%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 6 (6.45%) Hadoop
4 6 (6.45%) HBase
4 6 (6.45%) Pentaho
4 6 (6.45%) SQL Server
5 3 (3.23%) ActiveReports
5 3 (3.23%) Oracle Database
5 3 (3.23%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.15%) GIS
6 2 (2.15%) MySQL
6 2 (2.15%) OLTP
6 2 (2.15%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.15%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 7 (7.53%) JIRA
2 6 (6.45%) ERwin
3 2 (2.15%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (2.15%) Toad
4 1 (1.08%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.08%) Selenium
General
1 8 (8.60%) Banking
2 6 (6.45%) Marketing
3 4 (4.30%) Manufacturing
3 4 (4.30%) Publishing
4 3 (3.23%) Billing
4 3 (3.23%) General Ledger
4 3 (3.23%) Legal
5 2 (2.15%) Local Government
5 2 (2.15%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (2.15%) Retail
6 1 (1.08%) Advertising
6 1 (1.08%) Automotive
6 1 (1.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (26.88%) Analyst
2 19 (20.43%) Project Manager
3 18 (19.35%) Business Analyst
4 11 (11.83%) Digital Analyst
4 11 (11.83%) Digital Business Analyst
5 7 (7.53%) Architect
5 7 (7.53%) Digital Project Manager
5 7 (7.53%) Technical Leader
5 7 (7.53%) Technical Support
6 6 (6.45%) Data Architect
6 6 (6.45%) Designer
6 6 (6.45%) Lead Architect
6 6 (6.45%) Lead Data Architect
7 5 (5.38%) Digital Designer
7 5 (5.38%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (4.30%) Business Intelligence Architect
8 4 (4.30%) Business Intelligence Lead
8 4 (4.30%) Consultant
8 4 (4.30%) Senior Manager
8 4 (4.30%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (17.20%) Web Services
2 8 (8.60%) JSON
2 8 (8.60%) Middleware
2 8 (8.60%) RESTful
3 4 (4.30%) CSS
3 4 (4.30%) HTML
4 3 (3.23%) XML
5 2 (2.15%) Ajax
6 1 (1.08%) .NET
6 1 (1.08%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.08%) CSS3
6 1 (1.08%) Django
6 1 (1.08%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (1.08%) HTML5
6 1 (1.08%) jQuery
6 1 (1.08%) LINQ
6 1 (1.08%) REST
6 1 (1.08%) SOAP
6 1 (1.08%) Spring
6 1 (1.08%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (20.43%) Management Information System
2 15 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (13.98%) User Experience
4 7 (7.53%) CMDB
5 6 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (4.30%) Data Structures
6 4 (4.30%) Mobile App
7 3 (3.23%) NHS
7 3 (3.23%) Virtual Team
8 2 (2.15%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (2.15%) IVR
9 1 (1.08%) Data Centre
9 1 (1.08%) FMCG
9 1 (1.08%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (1.08%) Smartphone
9 1 (1.08%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.83%) Linux
2 10 (10.75%) Unix
3 7 (7.53%) Windows
4 2 (2.15%) Windows 10
4 2 (2.15%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.08%) Solaris
5 1 (1.08%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (37.63%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (31.18%) Project Management
3 22 (23.66%) Open Source
4 18 (19.35%) ITIL
4 18 (19.35%) Stakeholder Management
5 17 (18.28%) PRINCE2
6 15 (16.13%) SFIA
7 14 (15.05%) Scrum
8 13 (13.98%) Waterfall
9 12 (12.90%) Change Management
9 12 (12.90%) Data Modelling
9 12 (12.90%) Resource Management
10 11 (11.83%) Business Intelligence
11 10 (10.75%) Analytics
11 10 (10.75%) Risk Management
12 9 (9.68%) Feasibility Study
13 8 (8.60%) Data Management
13 8 (8.60%) Enterprise Architecture
14 7 (7.53%) Supplier Management
14 7 (7.53%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 17 (18.28%) SQL
2 10 (10.75%) Shell Script
3 2 (2.15%) C
3 2 (2.15%) COBOL
3 2 (2.15%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.08%) C#
4 1 (1.08%) C++
4 1 (1.08%) Delphi
4 1 (1.08%) Java
4 1 (1.08%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.08%) Python
4 1 (1.08%) Ruby
4 1 (1.08%) Scala
4 1 (1.08%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.08%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (15.05%) Degree
2 9 (9.68%) Security Cleared
3 7 (7.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 5 (5.38%) BPSS Clearance
4 5 (5.38%) PMI Certification
4 5 (5.38%) PMP
5 2 (2.15%) APMP
5 2 (2.15%) CAPM
5 2 (2.15%) CCDP
5 2 (2.15%) CCIE
5 2 (2.15%) CCNP
5 2 (2.15%) Chartered Engineer
5 2 (2.15%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.15%) CISM
5 2 (2.15%) CISSP
5 2 (2.15%) Master's Degree
5 2 (2.15%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.08%) Postgraduate
6 1 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.75%) Data Quality
2 7 (7.53%) QA
3 6 (6.45%) PMO
4 3 (3.23%) GDPR
5 2 (2.15%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (2.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (2.15%) SLA
6 1 (1.08%) WAI
System Software
1 1 (1.08%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.08%) Docker
1 1 (1.08%) LXC
1 1 (1.08%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 1 (1.08%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.08%) Puppet
1 1 (1.08%) SCCM
1 1 (1.08%) Tivoli
1 1 (1.08%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (15.05%) Microsoft
2 13 (13.98%) Oracle
3 6 (6.45%) CA
3 6 (6.45%) Informatica
3 6 (6.45%) Tableau
4 3 (3.23%) HP
5 2 (2.15%) BT
5 2 (2.15%) Cisco
5 2 (2.15%) Concur
5 2 (2.15%) JD Edwards
5 2 (2.15%) Micro Focus
5 2 (2.15%) SAP
5 2 (2.15%) Snow
5 2 (2.15%) ThinPrint
6 1 (1.08%) Adobe
6 1 (1.08%) Genesys
6 1 (1.08%) Hyperion
6 1 (1.08%) IBM
6 1 (1.08%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.08%) Sitecore