The table below looks at the statistics for Benchmarking skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Benchmarking over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Benchmarking
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank - 68 -
Contract jobs citing Benchmarking 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear - 0.58% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Median daily rate - £416 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+18.75% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £66.25 £20.00 £42.00
% change year-on-year
+231.25% -52.38%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Tyne and Wear region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
647 600 296
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 90.36% 86.96% 73.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 448 403 188
Median daily rate £390 £413 £399
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.45% +3.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 8 12
Median hourly rate £37.50 £15.25 £21.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+145.90% -30.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £9.14 £11.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.00 £21.00 £31.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

Benchmarking
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing Benchmarking as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Benchmarking Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Benchmarking
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Benchmarking Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Benchmarking
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Benchmarking 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 Benchmarking.

1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 4 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 4 (100.00%) Service Design
2 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared

Benchmarking
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:

Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Architect
1 4 (100.00%) Service Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 4 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 4 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 4 (100.00%) Service Design
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared