Period
to 22 May 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 22 May 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
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 34 10
Rank change year-on-year +15 -24 -4
Contract jobs citing Finance 96 76 236
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 9.56% 7.18% 13.82%
As % of the General category 60.38% 44.97% 80.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 66 173
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £463 £429 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.87% +17.47% -2.67%
10th Percentile £295 £284 £205
90th Percentile £638 £588 £615
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £459 £429 £363
% change year-on-year +7.00% +18.28% +0.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 4
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £13.38 £33.72 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -60.34% +20.43% +154.55%
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £13.38 £33.72 £28.00
% change year-on-year -60.34% +20.43% +154.55%

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 159 169 294
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 15.84% 15.97% 17.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 127 191
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £394 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.88% +4.29% -
10th Percentile £252 £248 £205
90th Percentile £629 £575 £555
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £394 £366 £350
% change year-on-year +7.51% +4.64% +10.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 7
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £14.50 £28.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.21% - +154.55%
10th Percentile £12.55 £17.79 £12.10
90th Percentile £37.95 £32.86 £28.20
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £14.50 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year -47.27% - +120.00%

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 22 May 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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 35 (36.46%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (25.00%) Project Management
3 22 (22.92%) Stakeholder Management
3 22 (22.92%) SFIA
4 21 (21.88%) ITIL
4 21 (21.88%) PRINCE2
4 21 (21.88%) Banking
5 20 (20.83%) Microsoft
6 19 (19.79%) Scrum
7 16 (16.67%) Linux
8 15 (15.63%) Degree
9 12 (12.50%) Management Information System
9 12 (12.50%) Risk Management
9 12 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 12 (12.50%) Open Source
9 12 (12.50%) BDD
9 12 (12.50%) Decision-Making
10 11 (11.46%) Resource Management
10 11 (11.46%) TDD
11 10 (10.42%) Business Analysis
11 10 (10.42%) Security Cleared
11 10 (10.42%) Change Management
12 9 (9.38%) SQL
12 9 (9.38%) Data Modelling
12 9 (9.38%) Performance Management
12 9 (9.38%) Product Management
12 9 (9.38%) Supplier Management
12 9 (9.38%) Data Management
12 9 (9.38%) Programme Management
12 9 (9.38%) Stakeholder Engagement

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 5 (5.21%) Confluence
2 3 (3.13%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.13%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.04%) CMS
3 1 (1.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.04%) SAS
3 1 (1.04%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (6.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 6 (6.25%) MS Visio
2 5 (5.21%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (3.13%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (3.13%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (4.17%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (3.13%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (2.08%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (1.04%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (1.04%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (1.04%) NetSuite
4 1 (1.04%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (1.04%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (1.04%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (1.04%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.21%) SaaS
2 4 (4.17%) PaaS
3 3 (3.13%) Office 365
4 1 (1.04%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.04%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.04%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.04%) FinancialForce
4 1 (1.04%) IaaS
4 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.25%) Unified Communications
2 5 (5.21%) Firewall
3 4 (4.17%) BGP
3 4 (4.17%) DHCP
3 4 (4.17%) DNS
3 4 (4.17%) InfiniBand
3 4 (4.17%) IP Telephony
3 4 (4.17%) Network Security
3 4 (4.17%) OSPF
3 4 (4.17%) TCP/IP
3 4 (4.17%) VPN
3 4 (4.17%) WAN
4 3 (3.13%) Skype
5 1 (1.04%) Internet
5 1 (1.04%) PBX
5 1 (1.04%) PSTN
5 1 (1.04%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.29%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.08%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.04%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.04%) Big Data
5 1 (1.04%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.04%) Data Lake
5 1 (1.04%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.04%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.04%) HBase
5 1 (1.04%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.04%) MySQL
5 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.04%) Pentaho
5 1 (1.04%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.04%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 6 (6.25%) SpecFlow
2 5 (5.21%) JIRA
3 1 (1.04%) ERwin
3 1 (1.04%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.04%) Subversion
General
1 21 (21.88%) Banking
2 5 (5.21%) Marketing
2 5 (5.21%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.08%) Electronics
3 2 (2.08%) Legal
3 2 (2.08%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.08%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.04%) Advertising
4 1 (1.04%) Billing
4 1 (1.04%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (1.04%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (20.83%) Project Manager
2 18 (18.75%) Analyst
3 16 (16.67%) Developer
4 14 (14.58%) Business Analyst
5 10 (10.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (6.25%) C# Developer
6 6 (6.25%) Digital Project Manager
6 6 (6.25%) IT Manager
6 6 (6.25%) Java Developer
7 5 (5.21%) .NET Developer
7 5 (5.21%) ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (5.21%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (5.21%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (5.21%) Finance Manager
7 5 (5.21%) Finance Project Manager
7 5 (5.21%) IT Project Manager
7 5 (5.21%) Support Officer
8 4 (4.17%) Project Support Officer
8 4 (4.17%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (4.17%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.25%) .NET
1 6 (6.25%) ASP.NET
1 6 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (5.21%) Web Services
3 4 (4.17%) J2EE
3 4 (4.17%) Middleware
3 4 (4.17%) OpenMP
4 3 (3.13%) JSON
4 3 (3.13%) RESTful
5 1 (1.04%) CSS
5 1 (1.04%) HTML
5 1 (1.04%) ISPF
5 1 (1.04%) jQuery
5 1 (1.04%) SOAP
5 1 (1.04%) Velocity
5 1 (1.04%) XForms
5 1 (1.04%) XML
5 1 (1.04%) XSD
5 1 (1.04%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 9 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (9.38%) User Experience
3 7 (7.29%) Virtual Team
4 5 (5.21%) Data Centre
5 4 (4.17%) Grid Computing
6 3 (3.13%) CMDB
7 2 (2.08%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.08%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.04%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (1.04%) Hedge funds
8 1 (1.04%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (1.04%) Online Banking
8 1 (1.04%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 16 (16.67%) Linux
2 8 (8.33%) Windows
3 4 (4.17%) SUSE
4 3 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.08%) Unix
6 1 (1.04%) AIX
6 1 (1.04%) Android
6 1 (1.04%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.04%) HPUX
6 1 (1.04%) MVS
6 1 (1.04%) Solaris
6 1 (1.04%) VME
6 1 (1.04%) VMS
6 1 (1.04%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (1.04%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.04%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (36.46%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (25.00%) Project Management
3 22 (22.92%) SFIA
3 22 (22.92%) Stakeholder Management
4 21 (21.88%) ITIL
4 21 (21.88%) PRINCE2
5 19 (19.79%) Scrum
6 12 (12.50%) BDD
6 12 (12.50%) Decision-Making
6 12 (12.50%) Open Source
6 12 (12.50%) Risk Management
7 11 (11.46%) Resource Management
7 11 (11.46%) TDD
8 10 (10.42%) Business Analysis
8 10 (10.42%) Change Management
9 9 (9.38%) Data Management
9 9 (9.38%) Data Modelling
9 9 (9.38%) Performance Management
9 9 (9.38%) Programme Management
9 9 (9.38%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (9.38%) SQL
2 7 (7.29%) Java
3 6 (6.25%) C#
3 6 (6.25%) T-SQL
4 4 (4.17%) Bash Shell
5 2 (2.08%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.04%) C
6 1 (1.04%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.04%) JCL
6 1 (1.04%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.04%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (15.63%) Degree
2 12 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 10 (10.42%) Security Cleared
4 5 (5.21%) CCDP
4 5 (5.21%) CCIE
4 5 (5.21%) CCNP
4 5 (5.21%) Chartered Engineer
4 5 (5.21%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (5.21%) CISM
4 5 (5.21%) CISSP
5 4 (4.17%) SC Cleared
6 3 (3.13%) PMI Certification
6 3 (3.13%) PMP
6 3 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (2.08%) APMP
7 2 (2.08%) CIPD
7 2 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.04%) APMG
8 1 (1.04%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (1.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.17%) QA
2 2 (2.08%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.08%) PMO
3 1 (1.04%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.04%) GDPR
3 1 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (1.04%) P3O
3 1 (1.04%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (4.17%) GPFS
2 2 (2.08%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.04%) Job Entry Subsystem
3 1 (1.04%) RACF
3 1 (1.04%) Terminal Server
3 1 (1.04%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 4 (4.17%) Ansible
2 2 (2.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.04%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.04%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 20 (20.83%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.29%) Oracle
2 7 (7.29%) Red Hat
3 6 (6.25%) Cisco
4 4 (4.17%) NetApp
4 4 (4.17%) ServiceNow
5 3 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (3.13%) SAP
6 2 (2.08%) Informatica
6 2 (2.08%) JD Edwards
6 2 (2.08%) MuleSoft
6 2 (2.08%) Polycom
7 1 (1.04%) Advent
7 1 (1.04%) Epicor
7 1 (1.04%) IFS
7 1 (1.04%) Infor
7 1 (1.04%) Snow
7 1 (1.04%) Tableau
7 1 (1.04%) VMware
7 1 (1.04%) Xero