Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 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
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 30 22
Rank change year-on-year +4 -8 -16
Contract jobs citing Finance 81 65 244
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 8.81% 7.65% 11.48%
As % of the General category 54.36% 50.39% 70.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 63 181
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £485 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.25% +14.29% -17.65%
10th Percentile £280 £248 £205
90th Percentile £675 £744 £545
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £480 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +20.00% +14.29% -17.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 6
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate - £47.83 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +70.82% +154.55%
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - £47.83 £28.00
% change year-on-year - +70.82% +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 149 129 344
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 16.21% 15.18% 16.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 102 233
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £413 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.86% - -9.68%
10th Percentile £210 £244 £205
90th Percentile £688 £625 £517
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £410 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +17.07% - -2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 7
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £32.00 £28.50 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.28% +1.79% +129.98%
10th Percentile £22.80 £25.05 £19.45
90th Percentile £41.60 £41.50 £28.20
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £28.50 £28.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +1.79% +1.82% +125.87%

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 19 August 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 19 August 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 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (32.10%) Project Management
3 20 (24.69%) Degree
4 16 (19.75%) SQL
4 16 (19.75%) Banking
5 15 (18.52%) Scrum
5 15 (18.52%) SFIA
6 13 (16.05%) Programme Management
6 13 (16.05%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (16.05%) Linux
7 12 (14.81%) Microsoft
7 12 (14.81%) Telecoms
7 12 (14.81%) Marketing
7 12 (14.81%) Resource Management
8 11 (13.58%) Security Cleared
8 11 (13.58%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (13.58%) ITIL
8 11 (13.58%) PRINCE2
8 11 (13.58%) Decision-Making
9 10 (12.35%) Risk Management
9 10 (12.35%) Manufacturing
9 10 (12.35%) TDD
9 10 (12.35%) Product Management
9 10 (12.35%) BDD
10 9 (11.11%) Waterfall
10 9 (11.11%) Business Development
10 9 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
10 9 (11.11%) Electronics
10 9 (11.11%) SAP
11 8 (9.88%) Java

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 (6.17%) SAS
2 4 (4.94%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.70%) Confluence
4 2 (2.47%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.23%) CMS
5 1 (1.23%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 6 (7.41%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (6.17%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (6.17%) Microsoft Project
2 5 (6.17%) SPSS
3 3 (3.70%) Open Workbench
4 2 (2.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (1.23%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.23%) Oracle iProcurement
1 1 (1.23%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (1.23%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (1.23%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.41%) PaaS
2 4 (4.94%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.94%) SaaS
3 3 (3.70%) IaaS
4 2 (2.47%) Office 365
5 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.41%) Unified Communications
2 5 (6.17%) Firewall
3 4 (4.94%) BGP
3 4 (4.94%) DHCP
3 4 (4.94%) DNS
3 4 (4.94%) IP Telephony
3 4 (4.94%) Network Security
3 4 (4.94%) OSPF
3 4 (4.94%) TCP/IP
3 4 (4.94%) VPN
3 4 (4.94%) WAN
4 2 (2.47%) Skype
5 1 (1.23%) FTP
5 1 (1.23%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (1.23%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.64%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (4.94%) Big Data
4 3 (3.70%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.47%) MySQL
6 1 (1.23%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (1.23%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 1 (1.23%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (1.23%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.23%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.23%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (7.41%) SpecFlow
2 3 (3.70%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.70%) JIRA
3 2 (2.47%) GitLab
3 2 (2.47%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (1.23%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (1.23%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.23%) Subversion
General
1 16 (19.75%) Banking
2 12 (14.81%) Marketing
2 12 (14.81%) Telecoms
3 10 (12.35%) Manufacturing
4 9 (11.11%) Electronics
5 6 (7.41%) Financial Institution
5 6 (7.41%) Legal
6 1 (1.23%) Advertising
6 1 (1.23%) General Ledger
6 1 (1.23%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.23%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (27.16%) Project Manager
2 20 (24.69%) Developer
3 17 (20.99%) Analyst
4 11 (13.58%) IT Manager
5 10 (12.35%) IT Project Manager
6 8 (9.88%) Business Analyst
7 7 (8.64%) Java Developer
7 7 (8.64%) Senior Analyst
8 6 (7.41%) C# Developer
8 6 (7.41%) Digital Project Manager
9 5 (6.17%) .NET Developer
9 5 (6.17%) ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (6.17%) C# .NET Developer
9 5 (6.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (4.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 4 (4.94%) Migration Manager
10 4 (4.94%) Migration Project Manager
10 4 (4.94%) Product Owner
11 3 (3.70%) Junior
11 3 (3.70%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.64%) .NET
1 7 (8.64%) ASP.NET
1 7 (8.64%) Web Services
2 6 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (4.94%) SOAP
4 3 (3.70%) Velocity
5 2 (2.47%) J2EE
5 2 (2.47%) JDBC
5 2 (2.47%) Middleware
5 2 (2.47%) RESTful
6 1 (1.23%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.23%) ASP.NET Core
6 1 (1.23%) CSS
6 1 (1.23%) HTML
6 1 (1.23%) jBPM
6 1 (1.23%) jQuery
6 1 (1.23%) JSON
6 1 (1.23%) XML
6 1 (1.23%) XSD
6 1 (1.23%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.64%) Data Centre
1 7 (8.64%) Management Information System
2 5 (6.17%) Computer Science
2 5 (6.17%) Credit Risk
3 3 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.70%) User Experience
3 3 (3.70%) Virtual Team
4 2 (2.47%) Hedge funds
4 2 (2.47%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.23%) CMDB
5 1 (1.23%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.23%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.23%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.23%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 13 (16.05%) Linux
2 7 (8.64%) Windows
3 2 (2.47%) CentOS
3 2 (2.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.23%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (32.10%) Project Management
3 15 (18.52%) Scrum
3 15 (18.52%) SFIA
4 13 (16.05%) Programme Management
4 13 (16.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (14.81%) Resource Management
6 11 (13.58%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (13.58%) Decision-Making
6 11 (13.58%) ITIL
6 11 (13.58%) PRINCE2
7 10 (12.35%) BDD
7 10 (12.35%) Product Management
7 10 (12.35%) Risk Management
7 10 (12.35%) TDD
8 9 (11.11%) Business Development
8 9 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
8 9 (11.11%) Waterfall
9 8 (9.88%) Coaching
9 8 (9.88%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 16 (19.75%) SQL
2 8 (9.88%) Java
3 7 (8.64%) C#
4 6 (7.41%) Python
4 6 (7.41%) T-SQL
5 5 (6.17%) R
6 3 (3.70%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.23%) Go
7 1 (1.23%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.23%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.23%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 20 (24.69%) Degree
2 11 (13.58%) Security Cleared
3 6 (7.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 5 (6.17%) CISSP
4 5 (6.17%) Master's Degree
5 4 (4.94%) CCDP
5 4 (4.94%) CCIE
5 4 (4.94%) CCNP
5 4 (4.94%) Chartered Engineer
5 4 (4.94%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (4.94%) CISM
5 4 (4.94%) SC Cleared
6 3 (3.70%) APMG
6 3 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (2.47%) APMP
7 2 (2.47%) CIPD
7 2 (2.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.23%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.23%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.17%) IFRS
1 5 (6.17%) IFRS 9
2 2 (2.47%) PMO
3 1 (1.23%) QA
3 1 (1.23%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.23%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.23%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.47%) Ansible
1 2 (2.47%) Puppet
1 2 (2.47%) Terraform
2 1 (1.23%) Nessus
Vendors
1 12 (14.81%) Microsoft
2 9 (11.11%) SAP
3 5 (6.17%) Cisco
4 4 (4.94%) Red Hat
4 4 (4.94%) ServiceNow
5 2 (2.47%) Black Duck
5 2 (2.47%) MuleSoft
5 2 (2.47%) Oracle
5 2 (2.47%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.23%) Avaya
6 1 (1.23%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.23%) Meraki
6 1 (1.23%) Qualys
6 1 (1.23%) Sage