Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 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
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 25 4
Rank change year-on-year +11 -21 +14
Contract jobs citing Finance 100 212 238
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 10.83% 8.99% 15.53%
As % of the General category 67.57% 59.55% 72.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 181 186
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £475 £425 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% -1.73% +14.27%
10th Percentile £225 £243 £293
90th Percentile £751 £563 £563
North East median daily rate £400 £425 £425
% change year-on-year -5.88% - +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 4
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £32.47 £27.00 £33.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.24% -19.22% -
10th Percentile £15.44 £26.35 £14.73
90th Percentile £103.60 £27.65 £50.15
North East median hourly rate £32.47 £27.00 £45.50
% change year-on-year +20.24% -40.66% +223.73%

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 148 356 329
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 16.03% 15.10% 21.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 267 212
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £350 £375 £409
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% -8.26% +9.00%
10th Percentile £224 £240 £256
90th Percentile £665 £538 £550
North East median daily rate £350 £388 £423
% change year-on-year -9.68% -8.34% +12.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 9
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £32.47 £26.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.51% +47.22% -
10th Percentile £15.44 £12.65 £11.78
90th Percentile £103.60 £27.55 £49.15
North East median hourly rate £32.00 £19.11 £15.10
% change year-on-year +67.45% +26.56% -7.08%

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing Finance as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

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 6 months to 23 November 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne +9 97 £475 +15.15% 21
Sunderland +4 2 £225 +104.55% 2
Finance
North East

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 36 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (30.00%) Project Management
3 22 (22.00%) Open Source
4 20 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (19.00%) Management Information System
5 19 (19.00%) ITIL
6 18 (18.00%) SQL
7 17 (17.00%) PRINCE2
7 17 (17.00%) Web Services
8 16 (16.00%) SFIA
9 15 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
9 15 (15.00%) Degree
10 14 (14.00%) Microsoft
10 14 (14.00%) Change Management
10 14 (14.00%) Scrum
10 14 (14.00%) User Experience
11 13 (13.00%) Waterfall
11 13 (13.00%) Data Modelling
11 13 (13.00%) Oracle
12 12 (12.00%) Linux
12 12 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
12 12 (12.00%) Resource Management
13 10 (10.00%) Data Quality
13 10 (10.00%) Analytics
13 10 (10.00%) Banking
13 10 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
13 10 (10.00%) Unix
13 10 (10.00%) Risk Management
13 10 (10.00%) Shell Script
14 9 (9.00%) Middleware

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 7 (7.00%) Confluence
2 6 (6.00%) SAS
3 3 (3.00%) Drupal
3 3 (3.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.00%) Tuxedo
5 1 (1.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (1.00%) Apache
5 1 (1.00%) CMS
5 1 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.00%) Kentico
5 1 (1.00%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.00%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (7.00%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (6.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (6.00%) MS Visio
3 3 (3.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (2.00%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (2.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (4.00%) Unit4 Business World
2 3 (3.00%) Dynamics GP
3 2 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (2.00%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (1.00%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.00%) Office 365
2 1 (1.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.00%) PaaS
2 1 (1.00%) SaaS
2 1 (1.00%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.00%) DHCP
1 2 (2.00%) DNS
1 2 (2.00%) Firewall
1 2 (2.00%) Internet
1 2 (2.00%) SMS
1 2 (2.00%) VPN
2 1 (1.00%) Kerberos
2 1 (1.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (8.00%) MongoDB
3 7 (7.00%) Big Data
3 7 (7.00%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (6.00%) Apache Hive
4 6 (6.00%) BusinessObjects
4 6 (6.00%) Data Lake
4 6 (6.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 6 (6.00%) Hadoop
4 6 (6.00%) HBase
4 6 (6.00%) Pentaho
4 6 (6.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (3.00%) ActiveReports
5 3 (3.00%) Oracle Database
5 3 (3.00%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.00%) GIS
6 2 (2.00%) MySQL
6 2 (2.00%) OLTP
6 2 (2.00%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.00%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 7 (7.00%) JIRA
2 6 (6.00%) ERwin
3 2 (2.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (2.00%) Toad
4 1 (1.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.00%) Selenium
General
1 10 (10.00%) Banking
2 6 (6.00%) Marketing
3 5 (5.00%) Manufacturing
4 4 (4.00%) Publishing
5 3 (3.00%) Billing
5 3 (3.00%) General Ledger
5 3 (3.00%) Legal
6 2 (2.00%) Automotive
6 2 (2.00%) Local Government
6 2 (2.00%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (2.00%) Retail
7 1 (1.00%) Advertising
7 1 (1.00%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (28.00%) Analyst
2 20 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 19 (19.00%) Business Analyst
4 11 (11.00%) Digital Analyst
4 11 (11.00%) Digital Business Analyst
5 8 (8.00%) Technical Leader
5 8 (8.00%) Technical Support
6 7 (7.00%) Architect
6 7 (7.00%) Digital Project Manager
7 6 (6.00%) Data Architect
7 6 (6.00%) Designer
7 6 (6.00%) Lead Architect
7 6 (6.00%) Lead Data Architect
8 5 (5.00%) Consultant
8 5 (5.00%) Digital Designer
8 5 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (4.00%) Data Warehouse Architect
9 4 (4.00%) Programme Office Support
9 4 (4.00%) Senior Manager
9 4 (4.00%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (17.00%) Web Services
2 9 (9.00%) JSON
2 9 (9.00%) Middleware
2 9 (9.00%) RESTful
3 4 (4.00%) CSS
3 4 (4.00%) HTML
4 3 (3.00%) XML
5 2 (2.00%) Ajax
6 1 (1.00%) .NET
6 1 (1.00%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.00%) CSS3
6 1 (1.00%) Django
6 1 (1.00%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (1.00%) HTML5
6 1 (1.00%) jQuery
6 1 (1.00%) LINQ
6 1 (1.00%) REST
6 1 (1.00%) SOAP
6 1 (1.00%) Spring
6 1 (1.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (19.00%) Management Information System
2 15 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (14.00%) User Experience
4 8 (8.00%) CMDB
5 6 (6.00%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (4.00%) Data Structures
6 4 (4.00%) Mobile App
6 4 (4.00%) Virtual Team
7 3 (3.00%) NHS
8 2 (2.00%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (2.00%) IVR
9 1 (1.00%) Computer Science
9 1 (1.00%) Data Centre
9 1 (1.00%) FMCG
9 1 (1.00%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (1.00%) Mainframe
9 1 (1.00%) PMI
9 1 (1.00%) Smartphone
9 1 (1.00%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 12 (12.00%) Linux
2 10 (10.00%) Unix
3 7 (7.00%) Windows
4 2 (2.00%) Windows 10
4 2 (2.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.00%) Solaris
5 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (30.00%) Project Management
3 22 (22.00%) Open Source
4 20 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (19.00%) ITIL
6 17 (17.00%) PRINCE2
7 16 (16.00%) SFIA
8 14 (14.00%) Change Management
8 14 (14.00%) Scrum
9 13 (13.00%) Data Modelling
9 13 (13.00%) Waterfall
10 12 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
10 12 (12.00%) Resource Management
11 10 (10.00%) Analytics
11 10 (10.00%) Risk Management
12 9 (9.00%) Feasibility Study
13 8 (8.00%) Data Management
13 8 (8.00%) Enterprise Architecture
13 8 (8.00%) High Availability
13 8 (8.00%) Identity Access Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (18.00%) SQL
2 10 (10.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (2.00%) C
3 2 (2.00%) COBOL
3 2 (2.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.00%) C#
4 1 (1.00%) C++
4 1 (1.00%) Delphi
4 1 (1.00%) Java
4 1 (1.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.00%) NATURAL
4 1 (1.00%) Python
4 1 (1.00%) Ruby
4 1 (1.00%) Scala
4 1 (1.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (15.00%) Degree
2 9 (9.00%) Security Cleared
3 7 (7.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 6 (6.00%) PMI Certification
5 5 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
5 5 (5.00%) PMP
6 2 (2.00%) APMP
6 2 (2.00%) CAPM
6 2 (2.00%) CCDP
6 2 (2.00%) CCIE
6 2 (2.00%) CCNP
6 2 (2.00%) Chartered Engineer
6 2 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.00%) CISM
6 2 (2.00%) CISSP
6 2 (2.00%) Master's Degree
6 2 (2.00%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.00%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (1.00%) Postgraduate
7 1 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.00%) Data Quality
2 7 (7.00%) PMO
2 7 (7.00%) QA
3 4 (4.00%) SLA
4 3 (3.00%) GDPR
5 2 (2.00%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (2.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (1.00%) WAI
System Software
1 1 (1.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.00%) Docker
1 1 (1.00%) LXC
1 1 (1.00%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 1 (1.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.00%) Puppet
1 1 (1.00%) SCCM
1 1 (1.00%) Tivoli
1 1 (1.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (14.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (13.00%) Oracle
3 6 (6.00%) CA
3 6 (6.00%) Informatica
3 6 (6.00%) Tableau
4 3 (3.00%) HP
4 3 (3.00%) SAP
5 2 (2.00%) BT
5 2 (2.00%) Cisco
5 2 (2.00%) Concur
5 2 (2.00%) JD Edwards
5 2 (2.00%) Micro Focus
5 2 (2.00%) Snow
5 2 (2.00%) ThinPrint
6 1 (1.00%) Adobe
6 1 (1.00%) Genesys
6 1 (1.00%) Hyperion
6 1 (1.00%) IBM
6 1 (1.00%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.00%) Sitecore