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 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Financial
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 46 4 5
Rank change year-on-year -42 +1  
Contract jobs citing Finance 34 117 74
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 5.81% 16.76% 15.95%
As % of the General category 38.64% 78.52% 67.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 81 47
Median daily rate £400 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £185 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £461
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.12% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £11.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £20.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year +44.57% +18.57%  

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 88 149 109
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 15.04% 21.35% 23.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 100 70
Median daily rate £358 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.14% +3.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £179 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £548 £457
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 7
Median hourly rate £11.33 £18.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.75% -26.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £31.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -12.90% +24.00%  

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 27 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 27 March 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 -41 30 £400 +2.56% 13
Jarrow - 2 £263 -
Tyneside - 2 £508 -
Gateshead - 1 £400 - 2
Finance
North East

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 44 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (28.18%) Microsoft
3 29 (26.36%) Scrum
4 27 (24.55%) TDD
4 27 (24.55%) C#
4 27 (24.55%) .NET
4 27 (24.55%) DevOps
5 25 (22.73%) Project Management
6 24 (21.82%) BDD
7 23 (20.91%) Sitecore
7 23 (20.91%) MVC
8 22 (20.00%) ASP.NET
8 22 (20.00%) ITIL
9 19 (17.27%) PRINCE2
10 14 (12.73%) BPSS Clearance
11 13 (11.82%) Analytical Skills
11 13 (11.82%) Security Cleared
12 12 (10.91%) SQL
13 11 (10.00%) Oracle
13 11 (10.00%) SQL Server
13 11 (10.00%) OO
13 11 (10.00%) Unit4 Business World
13 11 (10.00%) ServiceNow
14 10 (9.09%) Change Management
14 10 (9.09%) MS Excel
14 10 (9.09%) Windows
15 9 (8.18%) SharePoint
15 9 (8.18%) Degree
15 9 (8.18%) Change Control
15 9 (8.18%) Virtual Team

Finance
Top Related 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 9 (8.18%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.64%) CMS
3 3 (2.73%) SAS
4 2 (1.82%) Confluence
4 2 (1.82%) Documentum
4 2 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (1.82%) IIS
4 2 (1.82%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.82%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.91%) JBoss
5 1 (0.91%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (0.91%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.91%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.91%) Tuxedo
5 1 (0.91%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.91%) WildFly
Applications
1 10 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.55%) MS Office
2 5 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.82%) MS Project
3 2 (1.82%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.91%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 11 (10.00%) Unit4 Business World
2 2 (1.82%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (1.82%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.82%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.82%) SAP HR
2 2 (1.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.91%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.91%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.91%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.91%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.91%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.91%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.82%) Office 365
2 1 (0.91%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.91%) IaaS
2 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.91%) OpenShift
2 1 (0.91%) PaaS
2 1 (0.91%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.82%) Intranet
2 1 (0.91%) DHCP
2 1 (0.91%) DNS
2 1 (0.91%) Internet
2 1 (0.91%) LDAP
2 1 (0.91%) MPLS
2 1 (0.91%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.64%) MongoDB
2 4 (3.64%) NoSQL
2 4 (3.64%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (1.82%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.82%) Hadoop
3 2 (1.82%) HBase
3 2 (1.82%) MySQL
3 2 (1.82%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (1.82%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.91%) Base SAS
4 1 (0.91%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.91%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.91%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 1 (0.91%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (0.91%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.91%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (1.82%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.82%) HP UFT
1 2 (1.82%) JIRA
1 2 (1.82%) Sahi
1 2 (1.82%) Selenium
1 2 (1.82%) StarTeam
1 2 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (1.82%) WATIR
2 1 (0.91%) CA Gen
2 1 (0.91%) JMeter
2 1 (0.91%) Oracle Forms
General
1 8 (7.27%) Telecoms
2 7 (6.36%) Manufacturing
3 5 (4.55%) Banking
3 5 (4.55%) Retail
4 4 (3.64%) Legal
5 2 (1.82%) Advertising
5 2 (1.82%) Billing
5 2 (1.82%) Electronics
5 2 (1.82%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.82%) Marketing
5 2 (1.82%) Publishing
5 2 (1.82%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.91%) Local Government
6 1 (0.91%) Military
Job Titles
1 42 (38.18%) Developer
2 23 (20.91%) Sitecore Developer
3 21 (19.09%) Project Manager
4 13 (11.82%) .NET Developer
5 11 (10.00%) Analyst
6 10 (9.09%) Architect
7 7 (6.36%) ServiceNow Developer
8 5 (4.55%) Business Analyst
8 5 (4.55%) Designer
8 5 (4.55%) Senior Manager
9 4 (3.64%) Senior Project Manager
9 4 (3.64%) Technical Architect
9 4 (3.64%) Test Analyst
10 3 (2.73%) Applications Manager
10 3 (2.73%) Applications Project Manager
10 3 (2.73%) C# Developer
10 3 (2.73%) IT Manager
10 3 (2.73%) IT Project Manager
10 3 (2.73%) Operations Engineer
10 3 (2.73%) Payroll Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (24.55%) .NET
2 22 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 8 (7.27%) XML
4 7 (6.36%) HTML
5 6 (5.45%) CSS
6 4 (3.64%) JSON
6 4 (3.64%) REST
6 4 (3.64%) Web Services
6 4 (3.64%) WPF
7 3 (2.73%) AngularJS
8 2 (1.82%) Ajax
8 2 (1.82%) CSS3
8 2 (1.82%) Django
8 2 (1.82%) HTML5
8 2 (1.82%) jQuery
8 2 (1.82%) LINQ
8 2 (1.82%) Play Framework
8 2 (1.82%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (1.82%) Software Packaging
8 2 (1.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.82%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (8.18%) Virtual Team
3 8 (7.27%) User Experience
4 7 (6.36%) Management Information System
5 5 (4.55%) CMDB
5 5 (4.55%) PMI
6 3 (2.73%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.82%) Chip and PIN
7 2 (1.82%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.82%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.91%) Fintech
8 1 (0.91%) IVR
8 1 (0.91%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 10 (9.09%) Windows
2 4 (3.64%) Linux
3 3 (2.73%) AIX
3 3 (2.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.82%) Unix
4 2 (1.82%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.82%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.91%) HPUX
5 1 (0.91%) MVS
5 1 (0.91%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (26.36%) Scrum
3 27 (24.55%) DevOps
3 27 (24.55%) TDD
4 25 (22.73%) Project Management
5 24 (21.82%) BDD
6 23 (20.91%) MVC
7 22 (20.00%) ITIL
8 19 (17.27%) PRINCE2
9 11 (10.00%) OO
10 10 (9.09%) Change Management
11 9 (8.18%) Change Control
12 8 (7.27%) Service Delivery
12 8 (7.27%) Service Management
13 7 (6.36%) Analytics
13 7 (6.36%) Incident Management
13 7 (6.36%) Mentoring
13 7 (6.36%) SOLID
14 6 (5.45%) Coaching
14 6 (5.45%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (24.55%) C#
2 12 (10.91%) SQL
3 8 (7.27%) Java
3 8 (7.27%) JavaScript
4 4 (3.64%) Ruby
5 3 (2.73%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.82%) ABAP
6 2 (1.82%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.82%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.82%) Scala
6 2 (1.82%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.91%) Perl
7 1 (0.91%) Python
7 1 (0.91%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.91%) TypeScript
7 1 (0.91%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (12.73%) BPSS Clearance
2 13 (11.82%) Security Cleared
3 9 (8.18%) Degree
4 6 (5.45%) APMP
4 6 (5.45%) PMI Certification
5 5 (4.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 5 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (3.64%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.82%) ISEB
7 2 (1.82%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.91%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.91%) CCAB
8 1 (0.91%) CCNA
8 1 (0.91%) CCNP
8 1 (0.91%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.91%) HND
8 1 (0.91%) MCDST
8 1 (0.91%) MCP
8 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.91%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.64%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.73%) QA
3 2 (1.82%) PMO
4 1 (0.91%) Def Stans
4 1 (0.91%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.91%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (3.64%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.91%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.82%) HP UCMDB
1 2 (1.82%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 2 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.82%) Puppet
1 2 (1.82%) WMI
Vendors
1 31 (28.18%) Microsoft
2 23 (20.91%) Sitecore
3 11 (10.00%) Oracle
3 11 (10.00%) ServiceNow
4 6 (5.45%) SAP
5 5 (4.55%) HP
6 3 (2.73%) Serena
7 2 (1.82%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.82%) Borland
7 2 (1.82%) BT
7 2 (1.82%) Cloudera
7 2 (1.82%) IBM
7 2 (1.82%) Pega
7 2 (1.82%) PeopleSoft
7 2 (1.82%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.82%) VMware
8 1 (0.91%) Cisco
8 1 (0.91%) Tableau
8 1 (0.91%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.91%) WorldPay
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