Period
to 24 May 2019

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 24 May 2019 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
24 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 35 20 35
Rank change year-on-year -15 +15 -23
Contract jobs citing Finance 44 95 74
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 5.59% 9.34% 7.13%
As % of the General category 41.12% 59.75% 44.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 85 63
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £450 £455 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.10% +12.35% +12.50%
10th Percentile £302 £295 £282
90th Percentile £611 £638 £588
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £450 £455 £405
% change year-on-year -1.10% +12.35% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate - £13.38 £33.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -60.34% +20.43%
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - £13.38 £33.72
% change year-on-year - -60.34% +20.43%

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 107 159 167
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 13.60% 15.63% 16.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 108 125
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £413 £395 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.43% +8.97% +3.57%
10th Percentile £256 £260 £246
90th Percentile £619 £629 £575
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £425 £395 £364
% change year-on-year +7.59% +8.59% +3.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 6
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £32.75 £14.50 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +125.86% -48.21% -
10th Percentile £20.60 £12.55 £17.79
90th Percentile £43.70 £37.95 £32.86
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £32.75 £14.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year +125.86% -47.27% -

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 24 May 2019.

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 24 May 2019, 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 12 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (22.73%) ITIL
3 8 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 8 (18.18%) Critical Success Factor
4 6 (13.64%) Target Operating Model
4 6 (13.64%) Banking
4 6 (13.64%) Programme Management
4 6 (13.64%) Decision-Making
5 5 (11.36%) Service Management
5 5 (11.36%) Project Management
6 4 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (9.09%) PRINCE2
6 4 (9.09%) SQL
6 4 (9.09%) Oracle
6 4 (9.09%) Migration
6 4 (9.09%) Programme Delivery
6 4 (9.09%) Test Automation
6 4 (9.09%) Mentoring
6 4 (9.09%) Retail Banking
6 4 (9.09%) Degree
6 4 (9.09%) Problem Management
6 4 (9.09%) Unit Testing
7 3 (6.82%) System Testing
7 3 (6.82%) Performance Management
7 3 (6.82%) Selenium
7 3 (6.82%) Office 365
7 3 (6.82%) Line Management
7 3 (6.82%) Product 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 1 (2.27%) JBoss
1 1 (2.27%) Jetty
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (2.27%) SAS
1 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.27%) Skype for Business
1 1 (2.27%) Tomcat
1 1 (2.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.82%) Office 365
2 2 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.27%) iPaaS
3 1 (2.27%) PaaS
3 1 (2.27%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.55%) DB2
1 2 (4.55%) MySQL
1 2 (4.55%) Relational Database
1 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.27%) Data Lake
2 1 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.27%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.27%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.27%) Power BI
2 1 (2.27%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.27%) SAS Visual Analytics
Development Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Selenium
2 2 (4.55%) WebDriver
3 1 (2.27%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.27%) JIRA
3 1 (2.27%) JUnit
3 1 (2.27%) Maven
3 1 (2.27%) ProC
3 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 6 (13.64%) Banking
2 4 (9.09%) Retail Banking
3 2 (4.55%) Back Office
3 2 (4.55%) Publishing
3 2 (4.55%) Retail
4 1 (2.27%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 16 (36.36%) Analyst
2 8 (18.18%) Business Analyst
3 5 (11.36%) Programme Director
4 4 (9.09%) Developer
4 4 (9.09%) Financial Analyst
4 4 (9.09%) Programme Manager
5 3 (6.82%) Service Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) Test Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Banking Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Consultant
6 2 (4.55%) DBA
6 2 (4.55%) Finance Business Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Financial Business Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Financial Services Business Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Project Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Support Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (2.27%) Retail Banking Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.55%) Web Services
2 1 (2.27%) Apache Camel
2 1 (2.27%) Gherkin
2 1 (2.27%) Java EE
2 1 (2.27%) JDBC
2 1 (2.27%) JMS
2 1 (2.27%) PowerMock
2 1 (2.27%) REST
2 1 (2.27%) SOAP
2 1 (2.27%) Spring
2 1 (2.27%) Spring Integration
2 1 (2.27%) Spring Security
2 1 (2.27%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.82%) Mainframe
2 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.55%) CMDB
3 1 (2.27%) AS400
3 1 (2.27%) Credit Risk
3 1 (2.27%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (2.27%) iSeries
3 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.27%) Mashup
3 1 (2.27%) NHS
3 1 (2.27%) PMI
3 1 (2.27%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (2.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.27%) Linux
1 1 (2.27%) Solaris
1 1 (2.27%) Unix
1 1 (2.27%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (22.73%) ITIL
3 8 (18.18%) Critical Success Factor
4 6 (13.64%) Decision-Making
4 6 (13.64%) Programme Management
4 6 (13.64%) Target Operating Model
5 5 (11.36%) Project Management
5 5 (11.36%) Service Management
6 4 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (9.09%) Mentoring
6 4 (9.09%) Migration
6 4 (9.09%) PRINCE2
6 4 (9.09%) Problem Management
6 4 (9.09%) Programme Delivery
6 4 (9.09%) Test Automation
6 4 (9.09%) Unit Testing
7 3 (6.82%) Acceptance Criteria
7 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 3 (6.82%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.09%) SQL
2 3 (6.82%) Java
3 2 (4.55%) C#
4 1 (2.27%) C
4 1 (2.27%) COBOL
4 1 (2.27%) Korn
4 1 (2.27%) Perl
4 1 (2.27%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.27%) RPG
Qualifications
1 4 (9.09%) Degree
1 4 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (4.55%) DBS Check
2 2 (4.55%) ISEB
2 2 (4.55%) Master's Degree
2 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.55%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.27%) APMG
3 1 (2.27%) CCNA
3 1 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.27%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.27%) PMP
3 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.27%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (2.27%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
3 1 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) GDPR
1 1 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 1 (2.27%) PMO
1 1 (2.27%) QA
1 1 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 8 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (2.27%) Avaloq
3 1 (2.27%) Citrix
3 1 (2.27%) Guidewire
3 1 (2.27%) IBM
3 1 (2.27%) ServiceNow
3 1 (2.27%) VMware