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 27 July 2016 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Benchmarking
Rank 117 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Benchmarking 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.077% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.090% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £383 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £410 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +26.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £16.80 £15.39
% change year-on-year
- +9.19%
Benchmarking
North East

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
1115 575 277
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 85.51% 79.53% 75.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 759 376 197
Median daily rate £323 £415 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.28% +14.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 29 8
Median hourly rate £28.00 £15.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.66% -53.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £10.92 £16.56
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £37.70 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

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
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 Benchmarking within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 - 1 £383 -
Benchmarking
North East

Benchmarking
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, 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 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL V3
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (66.67%) Programme Management
1 2 (66.67%) Service Design
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) SQL

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Service Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL V3
1 2 (66.67%) Programme Management
1 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
1 2 (66.67%) Service Design
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared