Period
to 16 December 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 16 December 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
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 11 26
Rank change year-on-year -9 +15 -21
Contract jobs citing Finance 79 104 180
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 9.04% 11.87% 8.64%
As % of the General category 50.00% 71.72% 58.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 94 163
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £400 £439 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.83% +3.24% -
10th Percentile £278 £238 £261
90th Percentile £675 £750 £563
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £400 £438 £430
% change year-on-year -8.57% +1.74% +1.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate - £17.10 £33.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -49.29% -29.01%
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - £17.10 £33.72
% change year-on-year - -49.29% -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 158 145 307
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 18.08% 16.55% 14.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 100 231
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £403 £358 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.59% -4.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £266 £224 £243
90th Percentile £613 £640 £563
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £400 £358 £384
% change year-on-year +11.89% -6.84% -4.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 1
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £18.14 £17.10 £33.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.08% -49.29% +110.75%
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £28.50 £17.10 £33.72
% change year-on-year +66.67% -49.29% +110.75%

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 16 December 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 16 December 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 33 (41.77%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (24.05%) Project Management
3 16 (20.25%) Degree
4 13 (16.46%) SQL
4 13 (16.46%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (13.92%) Programme Management
6 10 (12.66%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (12.66%) Python
6 10 (12.66%) Linux
6 10 (12.66%) Banking
7 9 (11.39%) Telecoms
7 9 (11.39%) Manufacturing
8 8 (10.13%) Validation
8 8 (10.13%) Electronics
8 8 (10.13%) Scrum
8 8 (10.13%) SAP
8 8 (10.13%) Java
8 8 (10.13%) Marketing
8 8 (10.13%) Digital Marketing
8 8 (10.13%) PMO
8 8 (10.13%) Decision-Making
9 7 (8.86%) Master's Degree
9 7 (8.86%) Waterfall
9 7 (8.86%) R
9 7 (8.86%) Business Development
9 7 (8.86%) Statistics
9 7 (8.86%) Mathematics
9 7 (8.86%) Physics
9 7 (8.86%) ITIL
9 7 (8.86%) Configuration 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 4 (5.06%) SAS
2 2 (2.53%) Confluence
3 1 (1.27%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.27%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.27%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (6.33%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (5.06%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (5.06%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (5.06%) SPSS
3 3 (3.80%) MS Visio
3 3 (3.80%) Open Workbench
4 2 (2.53%) AutoCAD
5 1 (1.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.80%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.27%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (1.27%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.27%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (1.27%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (1.27%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (1.27%) Sage 200
2 1 (1.27%) Sage 300 ERP
2 1 (1.27%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.33%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (6.33%) Google Cloud Platform
1 5 (6.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.06%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.53%) SaaS
4 1 (1.27%) GitHub
4 1 (1.27%) Office 365
4 1 (1.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.80%) DNS
1 3 (3.80%) Unified Communications
2 2 (2.53%) Firewall
2 2 (2.53%) VoIP
2 2 (2.53%) WAN
3 1 (1.27%) BGP
3 1 (1.27%) DHCP
3 1 (1.27%) FTP
3 1 (1.27%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.27%) IP Telephony
3 1 (1.27%) LAN
3 1 (1.27%) Network Security
3 1 (1.27%) OSPF
3 1 (1.27%) Skype
3 1 (1.27%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.27%) VPN
3 1 (1.27%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.33%) MongoDB
1 5 (6.33%) NoSQL
2 3 (3.80%) Big Data
3 2 (2.53%) RDBMS
3 2 (2.53%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.27%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.27%) KDB
4 1 (1.27%) MySQL
4 1 (1.27%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.27%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 1 (1.27%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (1.27%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.27%) Power BI
4 1 (1.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (7.59%) Jenkins
2 4 (5.06%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.06%) JIRA
3 3 (3.80%) JMeter
3 3 (3.80%) Selenium
3 3 (3.80%) WebDriver
4 2 (2.53%) GitLab
4 2 (2.53%) JUnit
4 2 (2.53%) Maven
4 2 (2.53%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (1.27%) Mockito
5 1 (1.27%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (1.27%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.27%) Spock
5 1 (1.27%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (12.66%) Banking
2 9 (11.39%) Manufacturing
2 9 (11.39%) Telecoms
3 8 (10.13%) Electronics
3 8 (10.13%) Marketing
4 5 (6.33%) Legal
4 5 (6.33%) Retail
5 4 (5.06%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.53%) Advertising
7 1 (1.27%) General Ledger
7 1 (1.27%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 19 (24.05%) Analyst
2 18 (22.78%) Project Manager
3 8 (10.13%) Business Analyst
4 6 (7.59%) Developer
4 6 (7.59%) IT Manager
4 6 (7.59%) IT Project Manager
5 5 (6.33%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (6.33%) Programmer
5 5 (6.33%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (5.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (5.06%) Java Developer
6 4 (5.06%) Junior
6 4 (5.06%) Migration Manager
6 4 (5.06%) Migration Project Manager
6 4 (5.06%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (3.80%) Agile Business Analyst
7 3 (3.80%) Automation Tester
7 3 (3.80%) Digital Project Manager
7 3 (3.80%) PMO Specialist
7 3 (3.80%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.33%) HTML
2 4 (5.06%) RESTful
3 3 (3.80%) J2EE
3 3 (3.80%) JDBC
3 3 (3.80%) Taurus
3 3 (3.80%) Web Services
4 2 (2.53%) .NET
4 2 (2.53%) AngularJS
4 2 (2.53%) REST
4 2 (2.53%) SOAP
4 2 (2.53%) Spring
4 2 (2.53%) XML
4 2 (2.53%) XSD
4 2 (2.53%) XSLT
5 1 (1.27%) CSS3
5 1 (1.27%) Gherkin
5 1 (1.27%) jBPM
5 1 (1.27%) JSON
5 1 (1.27%) Spring Integration
5 1 (1.27%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.33%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (6.33%) AS400
1 5 (6.33%) iSeries
2 4 (5.06%) Credit Risk
2 4 (5.06%) Data Centre
2 4 (5.06%) User Experience
3 3 (3.80%) CMDB
4 2 (2.53%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.27%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.27%) IVR
5 1 (1.27%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.27%) PMI
5 1 (1.27%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.27%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.27%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.27%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.66%) Linux
2 2 (2.53%) CentOS
3 1 (1.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (41.77%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (24.05%) Project Management
3 13 (16.46%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (13.92%) Programme Management
5 10 (12.66%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (10.13%) Decision-Making
6 8 (10.13%) Digital Marketing
6 8 (10.13%) Scrum
6 8 (10.13%) Validation
7 7 (8.86%) Business Development
7 7 (8.86%) Configuration Management
7 7 (8.86%) ITIL
7 7 (8.86%) Mathematics
7 7 (8.86%) Physics
7 7 (8.86%) Risk Management
7 7 (8.86%) Statistics
7 7 (8.86%) Waterfall
8 6 (7.59%) Change Management
8 6 (7.59%) DevOps
8 6 (7.59%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (16.46%) SQL
2 10 (12.66%) Python
3 8 (10.13%) Java
4 7 (8.86%) R
5 5 (6.33%) C#
5 5 (6.33%) JavaScript
6 4 (5.06%) C++
6 4 (5.06%) RPG
6 4 (5.06%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.53%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.53%) XPath
8 1 (1.27%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.27%) Go
8 1 (1.27%) Java 8
8 1 (1.27%) Korn
8 1 (1.27%) Ruby
8 1 (1.27%) Scala
8 1 (1.27%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 16 (20.25%) Degree
2 7 (8.86%) Master's Degree
3 4 (5.06%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.53%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (2.53%) CISSP
4 2 (2.53%) ISEB
4 2 (2.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.27%) CCDP
5 1 (1.27%) CCIE
5 1 (1.27%) CCNP
5 1 (1.27%) Chartered Engineer
5 1 (1.27%) CIMA
5 1 (1.27%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.27%) CISM
5 1 (1.27%) GCIA
5 1 (1.27%) GIAC
5 1 (1.27%) GSEC
5 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.27%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.13%) PMO
2 4 (5.06%) IFRS
2 4 (5.06%) IFRS 9
3 3 (3.80%) QA
4 1 (1.27%) P3O
4 1 (1.27%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (7.59%) Docker
2 1 (1.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (7.59%) Ansible
2 5 (6.33%) Kubernetes
3 3 (3.80%) Puppet
3 3 (3.80%) Terraform
4 1 (1.27%) Nessus
4 1 (1.27%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (10.13%) SAP
2 6 (7.59%) Oracle
3 5 (6.33%) Google
3 5 (6.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.80%) Tableau
5 2 (2.53%) Black Duck
5 2 (2.53%) Cisco
5 2 (2.53%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.53%) Sage
6 1 (1.27%) Avaya
6 1 (1.27%) Genesys
6 1 (1.27%) IBM
6 1 (1.27%) Meraki
6 1 (1.27%) Qualys
6 1 (1.27%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.27%) Solace
6 1 (1.27%) Sybase