Period
to 18 February 2018

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 18 February 2018 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
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 33 5
Rank change year-on-year +24 -28 +12
Contract jobs citing Finance 115 135 228
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 12.79% 7.39% 16.57%
As % of the General category 70.55% 55.56% 74.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 127 167
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £413 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.16% +18.75% -
10th Percentile £244 £280 £273
90th Percentile £638 £563 £665
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £413 £475 £400
% change year-on-year -13.16% +18.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 3
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £15.50 £33.72 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -54.03% -29.01% -
10th Percentile £12.98 £33.72 £24.73
90th Percentile £83.36 £33.72 £50.35
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £15.50 £33.72 £47.50
% change year-on-year -54.03% -29.01% -

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 163 243 307
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 18.13% 13.30% 22.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 187 193
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £370 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £225 £260 £232
90th Percentile £638 £563 £550
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £370 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -7.50% - +11.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 9
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £15.50 £22.53 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.19% +21.76% -
10th Percentile £12.98 £13.57 £9.90
90th Percentile £83.36 £31.48 £49.15
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £15.50 £22.53 £18.50
% change year-on-year -31.19% +21.76% -51.95%

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 18 February 2018.

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 18 February 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Finance in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 18 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Finance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Finance.

1 39 (33.91%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (26.09%) Project Management
2 30 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 25 (21.74%) ITIL
4 23 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 19 (16.52%) Banking
5 19 (16.52%) Open Source
6 18 (15.65%) SFIA
6 18 (15.65%) Web Services
7 16 (13.91%) Microsoft
7 16 (13.91%) Change Management
7 16 (13.91%) Management Information System
8 15 (13.04%) Risk Management
9 14 (12.17%) Linux
9 14 (12.17%) Scrum
9 14 (12.17%) Waterfall
10 13 (11.30%) Resource Management
11 12 (10.43%) Degree
12 11 (9.57%) Project Planning
12 11 (9.57%) Data Modelling
12 11 (9.57%) Analytical Skills
13 10 (8.70%) User Experience
13 10 (8.70%) Feasibility Study
13 10 (8.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 9 (7.83%) CMDB
14 9 (7.83%) JSON
14 9 (7.83%) Programme Management
14 9 (7.83%) Supplier Management
14 9 (7.83%) Middleware
14 9 (7.83%) Identity Access Management

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 6 (5.22%) Confluence
2 4 (3.48%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.61%) SAS
4 2 (1.74%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.87%) Apache
5 1 (0.87%) CMS
5 1 (0.87%) Drupal
5 1 (0.87%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.87%) Kentico
5 1 (0.87%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.87%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.87%) Umbraco
Applications
1 8 (6.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 7 (6.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (6.09%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (4.35%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.74%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.87%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (3.48%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (2.61%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.74%) Dynamics GP
3 2 (1.74%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.87%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.87%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.87%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.87%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.87%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.87%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.87%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.48%) Office 365
2 3 (2.61%) SaaS
3 2 (1.74%) PaaS
4 1 (0.87%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.87%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.87%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.87%) FinancialForce
4 1 (0.87%) IaaS
4 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.87%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.48%) Firewall
1 4 (3.48%) InfiniBand
2 3 (2.61%) DHCP
2 3 (2.61%) DNS
2 3 (2.61%) Internet
2 3 (2.61%) VPN
3 2 (1.74%) Skype
3 2 (1.74%) SMS
3 2 (1.74%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.87%) BGP
4 1 (0.87%) IP Telephony
4 1 (0.87%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.87%) Network Security
4 1 (0.87%) OSPF
4 1 (0.87%) PBX
4 1 (0.87%) PSTN
4 1 (0.87%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.87%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.09%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (3.48%) Big Data
2 4 (3.48%) MongoDB
3 3 (2.61%) Apache Hive
3 3 (2.61%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (2.61%) Data Lake
3 3 (2.61%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 3 (2.61%) Hadoop
3 3 (2.61%) HBase
3 3 (2.61%) Pentaho
3 3 (2.61%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (2.61%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.74%) ActiveReports
5 1 (0.87%) MySQL
5 1 (0.87%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.87%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.87%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.87%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 6 (5.22%) JIRA
2 3 (2.61%) ERwin
General
1 19 (16.52%) Banking
2 6 (5.22%) Marketing
3 3 (2.61%) Retail
4 2 (1.74%) Advertising
4 2 (1.74%) General Ledger
4 2 (1.74%) Legal
4 2 (1.74%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.74%) Publishing
4 2 (1.74%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.87%) Billing
5 1 (0.87%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.87%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (26.96%) Analyst
2 23 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 22 (19.13%) Project Manager
4 9 (7.83%) Digital Analyst
4 9 (7.83%) Digital Business Analyst
4 9 (7.83%) Technical Leader
4 9 (7.83%) Technical Support
5 8 (6.96%) Digital Project Manager
5 8 (6.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (6.09%) Support Engineer
7 6 (5.22%) Senior Manager
7 6 (5.22%) Support Officer
8 5 (4.35%) Developer
8 5 (4.35%) Programme Office Support
8 5 (4.35%) Senior Project Manager
9 4 (3.48%) Finance Project Manager
9 4 (3.48%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 4 (3.48%) Java Developer
9 4 (3.48%) Project Officer
9 4 (3.48%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (15.65%) Web Services
2 9 (7.83%) JSON
2 9 (7.83%) Middleware
2 9 (7.83%) RESTful
3 4 (3.48%) J2EE
3 4 (3.48%) OpenMP
4 1 (0.87%) .NET
4 1 (0.87%) Ajax
4 1 (0.87%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.87%) CSS
4 1 (0.87%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (0.87%) HTML
4 1 (0.87%) ISPF
4 1 (0.87%) jQuery
4 1 (0.87%) LINQ
4 1 (0.87%) WPF
4 1 (0.87%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (13.91%) Management Information System
2 11 (9.57%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (8.70%) User Experience
4 9 (7.83%) CMDB
5 6 (5.22%) Virtual Team
6 4 (3.48%) Grid Computing
7 3 (2.61%) Data Centre
7 3 (2.61%) Data Structures
7 3 (2.61%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (2.61%) NHS
8 2 (1.74%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (1.74%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.74%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.87%) FMCG
9 1 (0.87%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.87%) Online Banking
9 1 (0.87%) Tandem
9 1 (0.87%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 14 (12.17%) Linux
2 6 (5.22%) Windows
3 4 (3.48%) SUSE
3 4 (3.48%) Unix
4 3 (2.61%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.74%) Solaris
5 2 (1.74%) Windows 10
5 2 (1.74%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.87%) AIX
6 1 (0.87%) Android
6 1 (0.87%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.87%) HPUX
6 1 (0.87%) MVS
6 1 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.87%) VME
6 1 (0.87%) VMS
6 1 (0.87%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (0.87%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (33.91%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (26.09%) Project Management
2 30 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 25 (21.74%) ITIL
4 23 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 19 (16.52%) Open Source
6 18 (15.65%) SFIA
7 16 (13.91%) Change Management
8 15 (13.04%) Risk Management
9 14 (12.17%) Scrum
9 14 (12.17%) Waterfall
10 13 (11.30%) Resource Management
11 11 (9.57%) Data Modelling
11 11 (9.57%) Project Planning
12 10 (8.70%) Feasibility Study
13 9 (7.83%) DevOps
13 9 (7.83%) High Availability
13 9 (7.83%) Identity Access Management
13 9 (7.83%) Programme Management
13 9 (7.83%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (6.09%) SQL
2 4 (3.48%) Bash Shell
2 4 (3.48%) Java
2 4 (3.48%) Shell Script
3 1 (0.87%) C
3 1 (0.87%) C#
3 1 (0.87%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.87%) JCL
3 1 (0.87%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.87%) T-SQL
3 1 (0.87%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (10.43%) Degree
2 10 (8.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 6 (5.22%) BPSS Clearance
4 5 (4.35%) PMI Certification
4 5 (4.35%) PMP
5 4 (3.48%) Security Cleared
6 3 (2.61%) CCDP
6 3 (2.61%) CCIE
6 3 (2.61%) CCNP
6 3 (2.61%) Chartered Engineer
6 3 (2.61%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (2.61%) CISM
6 3 (2.61%) CISSP
7 2 (1.74%) APMP
7 2 (1.74%) CAPM
7 2 (1.74%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.87%) MCSE
8 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.87%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.09%) QA
2 6 (5.22%) Data Quality
3 5 (4.35%) PMO
3 5 (4.35%) SLA
4 4 (3.48%) GDPR
5 3 (2.61%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.87%) P3O
6 1 (0.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (3.48%) GPFS
2 2 (1.74%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.87%) Job Entry Subsystem
3 1 (0.87%) RACF
3 1 (0.87%) Terminal Server
3 1 (0.87%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 1 (0.87%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 4 (3.48%) Ansible
2 2 (1.74%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (1.74%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.87%) SCCM
3 1 (0.87%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 1 (0.87%) WSUS
Vendors
1 16 (13.91%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.96%) Oracle
3 5 (4.35%) Red Hat
4 4 (3.48%) Cisco
4 4 (3.48%) Informatica
4 4 (3.48%) NetApp
5 3 (2.61%) CA
5 3 (2.61%) HP
5 3 (2.61%) JD Edwards
5 3 (2.61%) Snow
5 3 (2.61%) Tableau
6 2 (1.74%) Concur
6 2 (1.74%) Polycom
6 2 (1.74%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.74%) SAP
6 2 (1.74%) ServiceNow
6 2 (1.74%) ThinPrint
7 1 (0.87%) Advent
7 1 (0.87%) IBM
7 1 (0.87%) VMware