Period
to 13 November 2018

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 13 November 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
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 15 25
Rank change year-on-year -8 +10 -21
Contract jobs citing Finance 84 95 215
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 9.21% 10.41% 8.69%
As % of the General category 50.60% 65.52% 58.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 89 181
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £413 £483 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.51% +17.68% -5.20%
10th Percentile £280 £233 £243
90th Percentile £675 £751 £558
North East median daily rate £413 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +3.13% -5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - £17.10 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -37.82% +42.12%
North East median hourly rate £15.00 £17.10 £27.50
% change year-on-year -12.28% -37.82% -15.19%

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 166 145 365
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 18.20% 15.88% 14.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 98 269
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £407 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.29% -6.67% -9.09%
10th Percentile £244 £225 £241
90th Percentile £675 £645 £537
North East median daily rate £400 £350 £380
% change year-on-year +14.29% -7.89% -8.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 4
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £21.50 £24.55 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.42% -9.07% +71.43%
10th Percentile £13.71 £15.44 £14.35
90th Percentile £41.35 £43.08 £27.75
North East median hourly rate £15.00 £21.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year -30.23% -18.87% +88.61%

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 13 November 2018.

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 6 months to 13 November 2018. 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 -8 81 £413 -15.17% 52
Gateshead - 2 £405 - 2
South Shields - 1 £325 -
Finance
North East

For the 6 months to 13 November 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Finance.

1 34 (40.48%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (27.38%) Project Management
3 15 (17.86%) Degree
4 14 (16.67%) Programme Management
4 14 (16.67%) SQL
4 14 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (13.10%) Python
5 11 (13.10%) Java
5 11 (13.10%) Telecoms
5 11 (13.10%) Manufacturing
5 11 (13.10%) Validation
5 11 (13.10%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (13.10%) Banking
5 11 (13.10%) Marketing
6 10 (11.90%) Digital Marketing
6 10 (11.90%) Electronics
6 10 (11.90%) Scrum
6 10 (11.90%) SAP
6 10 (11.90%) Linux
7 9 (10.71%) Waterfall
8 8 (9.52%) PMO
8 8 (9.52%) Decision-Making
8 8 (9.52%) Business Development
8 8 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
8 8 (9.52%) Risk Management
9 7 (8.33%) Configuration Management
9 7 (8.33%) Web Services
9 7 (8.33%) Security Cleared
9 7 (8.33%) Resource Management
9 7 (8.33%) Mathematics

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 5 (5.95%) SAS
2 3 (3.57%) Confluence
2 3 (3.57%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.19%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.19%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.19%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.19%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.19%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (5.95%) Microsoft Project
2 5 (5.95%) SPSS
3 3 (3.57%) Open Workbench
4 2 (2.38%) AutoCAD
4 2 (2.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (2.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.38%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.19%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (1.19%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.19%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (1.19%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (1.19%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (1.19%) Sage 200
2 1 (1.19%) Sage 300 ERP
2 1 (1.19%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.95%) Google Cloud Platform
2 5 (5.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (4.76%) PaaS
4 3 (3.57%) IaaS
5 2 (2.38%) SaaS
6 1 (1.19%) GitHub
6 1 (1.19%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.57%) DNS
1 3 (3.57%) Firewall
2 2 (2.38%) Network Security
2 2 (2.38%) Unified Communications
2 2 (2.38%) VoIP
3 1 (1.19%) BGP
3 1 (1.19%) DHCP
3 1 (1.19%) FTP
3 1 (1.19%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.19%) IP Telephony
3 1 (1.19%) OSPF
3 1 (1.19%) Skype
3 1 (1.19%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.19%) VPN
3 1 (1.19%) WAN
3 1 (1.19%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.95%) MongoDB
1 5 (5.95%) NoSQL
2 4 (4.76%) Big Data
3 2 (2.38%) Power BI
3 2 (2.38%) RDBMS
3 2 (2.38%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.19%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.19%) KDB
4 1 (1.19%) MySQL
4 1 (1.19%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.19%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 1 (1.19%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (1.19%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.19%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.19%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (7.14%) Jenkins
2 5 (5.95%) JIRA
3 4 (4.76%) Git (software)
4 3 (3.57%) JMeter
4 3 (3.57%) Selenium
4 3 (3.57%) WebDriver
5 2 (2.38%) GitLab
5 2 (2.38%) JUnit
5 2 (2.38%) Maven
5 2 (2.38%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (1.19%) Mockito
6 1 (1.19%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (1.19%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (1.19%) Spock
6 1 (1.19%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (13.10%) Banking
1 11 (13.10%) Manufacturing
1 11 (13.10%) Marketing
1 11 (13.10%) Telecoms
2 10 (11.90%) Electronics
3 5 (5.95%) Financial Institution
3 5 (5.95%) Legal
4 3 (3.57%) Retail
5 2 (2.38%) Advertising
6 1 (1.19%) General Ledger
6 1 (1.19%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 22 (26.19%) Project Manager
2 18 (21.43%) Analyst
3 10 (11.90%) Developer
3 10 (11.90%) IT Manager
4 9 (10.71%) IT Project Manager
5 7 (8.33%) Business Analyst
5 7 (8.33%) Java Developer
6 6 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (5.95%) DevOps Engineer
8 4 (4.76%) Digital Project Manager
8 4 (4.76%) Junior
8 4 (4.76%) Migration Manager
8 4 (4.76%) Migration Project Manager
9 3 (3.57%) Agile Business Analyst
9 3 (3.57%) Automation Tester
9 3 (3.57%) PMO Specialist
9 3 (3.57%) Tester
10 2 (2.38%) Junior IT Project Manager
10 2 (2.38%) Senior Product Owner
10 2 (2.38%) VoIP Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.33%) Web Services
2 5 (5.95%) HTML
2 5 (5.95%) SOAP
3 4 (4.76%) RESTful
4 3 (3.57%) J2EE
4 3 (3.57%) JDBC
4 3 (3.57%) Taurus
5 2 (2.38%) .NET
5 2 (2.38%) AngularJS
5 2 (2.38%) REST
5 2 (2.38%) Spring
5 2 (2.38%) Velocity
5 2 (2.38%) XML
5 2 (2.38%) XSD
5 2 (2.38%) XSLT
6 1 (1.19%) CSS3
6 1 (1.19%) Gherkin
6 1 (1.19%) jQuery
6 1 (1.19%) Spring Integration
6 1 (1.19%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.95%) Computer Science
1 5 (5.95%) Credit Risk
2 4 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.76%) Data Centre
2 4 (4.76%) User Experience
3 2 (2.38%) AS400
3 2 (2.38%) iSeries
3 2 (2.38%) Mainframe
3 2 (2.38%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.19%) CMDB
4 1 (1.19%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.19%) IVR
4 1 (1.19%) PMI
4 1 (1.19%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.19%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.19%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.19%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (11.90%) Linux
2 2 (2.38%) CentOS
3 1 (1.19%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (40.48%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (27.38%) Project Management
3 14 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (16.67%) Programme Management
4 11 (13.10%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (13.10%) Validation
5 10 (11.90%) Digital Marketing
5 10 (11.90%) Scrum
6 9 (10.71%) Waterfall
7 8 (9.52%) Business Development
7 8 (9.52%) Decision-Making
7 8 (9.52%) Risk Management
8 7 (8.33%) Configuration Management
8 7 (8.33%) DevOps
8 7 (8.33%) Mathematics
8 7 (8.33%) Physics
8 7 (8.33%) Resource Management
8 7 (8.33%) Statistics
9 6 (7.14%) Analytics
9 6 (7.14%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 14 (16.67%) SQL
2 11 (13.10%) Java
2 11 (13.10%) Python
3 7 (8.33%) R
4 5 (5.95%) C#
4 5 (5.95%) JavaScript
5 4 (4.76%) C++
5 4 (4.76%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.38%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.38%) XPath
7 1 (1.19%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.19%) Go
7 1 (1.19%) Java 8
7 1 (1.19%) Korn
7 1 (1.19%) RPG
7 1 (1.19%) Ruby
7 1 (1.19%) Scala
7 1 (1.19%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.19%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 15 (17.86%) Degree
2 7 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 6 (7.14%) Master's Degree
4 3 (3.57%) CISSP
4 3 (3.57%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.38%) APMG
5 2 (2.38%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (2.38%) CISM
5 2 (2.38%) PMI Certification
5 2 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.19%) Chartered Engineer
6 1 (1.19%) CIMA
6 1 (1.19%) CISA
6 1 (1.19%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.19%) GCED
6 1 (1.19%) GCIA
6 1 (1.19%) GIAC
6 1 (1.19%) GSEC
6 1 (1.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.52%) PMO
2 5 (5.95%) IFRS
2 5 (5.95%) IFRS 9
3 2 (2.38%) QA
4 1 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.19%) P3O
4 1 (1.19%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.19%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (7.14%) Docker
2 1 (1.19%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (7.14%) Ansible
2 5 (5.95%) Kubernetes
3 3 (3.57%) Puppet
3 3 (3.57%) Terraform
4 1 (1.19%) Nessus
4 1 (1.19%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (11.90%) SAP
2 6 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.95%) Google
3 5 (5.95%) Oracle
4 3 (3.57%) Cisco
5 2 (2.38%) Black Duck
5 2 (2.38%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.38%) Sage
5 2 (2.38%) Tableau
6 1 (1.19%) Avaya
6 1 (1.19%) Genesys
6 1 (1.19%) IBM
6 1 (1.19%) Meraki
6 1 (1.19%) Qualys
6 1 (1.19%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.19%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.19%) Solace
6 1 (1.19%) SonicWALL
6 1 (1.19%) Sybase
6 1 (1.19%) WorldPay