The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 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
North East / Tyne and Wear
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 23 7
Rank change year-on-year +8 -16  
Contract jobs citing Finance 31 143 79
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 8.03% 10.16% 12.56%
As % of the General category 43.06% 72.59% 67.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 101 54
Median daily rate £368 £340 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.08% -19.04%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £189 £210 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £635 £485 £543
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +5.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 10
Median hourly rate £47.83 £28.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +70.82% +133.33%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +31.57% -  

Finance is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 72 197 117
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 18.65% 14.00% 18.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 133 77
Median daily rate £350 £340 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% -1.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £220 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £649 £466 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 13
Median hourly rate £32.00 £27.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.36% +111.53%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.30 £10.00 £10.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £28.05 £37.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11%  

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear citing Finance as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Finance in Tyne and Wear

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Finance in Tyne and Wear.

Contractor daily rate trend for Finance in Tyne and Wear

Finance
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Tyne and Wear over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Finance in Tyne and Wear

Finance
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Finance in Tyne and Wear.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Finance in Tyne and Wear

Finance
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne +11 30 £368 +13.07% 14
Finance
North East

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Finance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Finance.

1 28 (43.08%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (23.08%) Scrum
3 11 (16.92%) C#
4 10 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 10 (15.38%) TDD
4 10 (15.38%) User Experience
5 9 (13.85%) Project Management
5 9 (13.85%) HTML
5 9 (13.85%) .NET
6 8 (12.31%) CSS
6 8 (12.31%) Marketing
6 8 (12.31%) BDD
6 8 (12.31%) DevOps
7 7 (10.77%) Greenfield Project
7 7 (10.77%) SQL Server
7 7 (10.77%) ITIL
7 7 (10.77%) SQL
7 7 (10.77%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (10.77%) MVC
8 6 (9.23%) Manufacturing
8 6 (9.23%) Service Delivery
8 6 (9.23%) Change Management
8 6 (9.23%) Programme Management
8 6 (9.23%) ERP
8 6 (9.23%) Unit4 Business World
8 6 (9.23%) ASP.NET
8 6 (9.23%) Sitecore
8 6 (9.23%) Mentoring
8 6 (9.23%) BPSS Clearance
9 5 (7.69%) SDLC

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 2 (3.08%) Confluence
1 2 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (3.08%) IIS
1 2 (3.08%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.54%) CMS
2 1 (1.54%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.08%) InVision
2 2 (3.08%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.08%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.54%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (9.23%) Unit4 Business World
2 3 (4.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.54%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (1.54%) Teamcenter
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.77%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.08%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (3.08%) MongoDB
2 2 (3.08%) MySQL
2 2 (3.08%) NoSQL
2 2 (3.08%) Oracle Database
2 2 (3.08%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.54%) ActiveReports
3 1 (1.54%) Big Data
3 1 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.54%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Jenkins
1 2 (3.08%) JIRA
1 2 (3.08%) Selenium
1 2 (3.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.54%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.54%) JMeter
2 1 (1.54%) JUnit
2 1 (1.54%) RSpec
2 1 (1.54%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (12.31%) Marketing
2 6 (9.23%) Manufacturing
3 5 (7.69%) Banking
3 5 (7.69%) General Ledger
3 5 (7.69%) Telecoms
4 4 (6.15%) Retail
5 3 (4.62%) Back Office
5 3 (4.62%) Electronics
5 3 (4.62%) Legal
6 2 (3.08%) Local Government
6 2 (3.08%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.54%) Advertising
7 1 (1.54%) Automotive
7 1 (1.54%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.54%) Games
7 1 (1.54%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 15 (23.08%) Developer
2 13 (20.00%) Analyst
3 7 (10.77%) Project Manager
4 6 (9.23%) Sitecore Developer
5 5 (7.69%) Consultant
5 5 (7.69%) Designer
6 4 (6.15%) .NET Developer
6 4 (6.15%) Business Analyst
6 4 (6.15%) Test Analyst
7 3 (4.62%) Agile Business Analyst
7 3 (4.62%) Architect
7 3 (4.62%) C# Developer
7 3 (4.62%) Delivery Manager
7 3 (4.62%) Digital Architect
7 3 (4.62%) Financial Analyst
7 3 (4.62%) IT Analyst
7 3 (4.62%) Senior Delivery Manager
7 3 (4.62%) Senior Manager
7 3 (4.62%) ServiceNow Developer
8 2 (3.08%) Agile Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.85%) .NET
1 9 (13.85%) HTML
2 8 (12.31%) CSS
3 6 (9.23%) ASP.NET
4 4 (6.15%) REST
5 3 (4.62%) Web Services
5 3 (4.62%) WPF
6 2 (3.08%) Ajax
6 2 (3.08%) AngularJS
6 2 (3.08%) CSS3
6 2 (3.08%) Django
6 2 (3.08%) HTML5
6 2 (3.08%) JSON
6 2 (3.08%) XML
7 1 (1.54%) Entity Framework
7 1 (1.54%) jQuery
7 1 (1.54%) LINQ
7 1 (1.54%) RESTful
7 1 (1.54%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (1.54%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.38%) User Experience
2 7 (10.77%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.62%) CMDB
4 2 (3.08%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.08%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.54%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.54%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.54%) IVR
5 1 (1.54%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.54%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.62%) Windows
2 2 (3.08%) Windows Server
2 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.54%) Android
3 1 (1.54%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.54%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (43.08%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (23.08%) Scrum
3 10 (15.38%) TDD
4 9 (13.85%) Project Management
5 8 (12.31%) BDD
5 8 (12.31%) DevOps
6 7 (10.77%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (10.77%) ITIL
6 7 (10.77%) MVC
7 6 (9.23%) Change Management
7 6 (9.23%) ERP
7 6 (9.23%) Mentoring
7 6 (9.23%) Programme Management
7 6 (9.23%) Service Delivery
8 5 (7.69%) Data Management
8 5 (7.69%) Incident Management
8 5 (7.69%) SDLC
8 5 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (7.69%) Waterfall
9 4 (6.15%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (16.92%) C#
2 7 (10.77%) SQL
3 4 (6.15%) JavaScript
4 3 (4.62%) Ruby
4 3 (4.62%) Scala
5 2 (3.08%) C
5 2 (3.08%) Java
5 2 (3.08%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.54%) C++
6 1 (1.54%) Python
6 1 (1.54%) TypeScript
6 1 (1.54%) VB
6 1 (1.54%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (9.23%) BPSS Clearance
2 5 (7.69%) Security Cleared
3 4 (6.15%) Degree
4 2 (3.08%) ISEB
4 2 (3.08%) ISTQB
4 2 (3.08%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.54%) CCAB
5 1 (1.54%) CISSP
5 1 (1.54%) HND
5 1 (1.54%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (1.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.54%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.54%) PMP
5 1 (1.54%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.08%) Data Quality
1 2 (3.08%) PMO
2 1 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.54%) SLA
2 1 (1.54%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (3.08%) Docker
2 1 (1.54%) LXC
Systems Management
1 1 (1.54%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.54%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.23%) Sitecore
3 5 (7.69%) Oracle
3 5 (7.69%) SAP
4 4 (6.15%) ServiceNow
5 2 (3.08%) BT
5 2 (3.08%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (1.54%) Adobe
6 1 (1.54%) HP
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