Period
to 23 September 2018

The median contractor rate for a Backup Engineer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Newcastle upon Tyne during the 6 months to 23 September 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in 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.

Backup Engineer
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 62 144
Contract jobs requiring a Backup Engineer 0 24 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne - 2.91% 1.02%
As % of the Job Titles category - 3.13% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 24 19
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate - £315 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +26.00% -
Tyne and Wear median daily rate - £315 £250
% change year-on-year - +26.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate - - -
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract vacancies in Newcastle upon Tyne with a recognized job title 810 767 2,205
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.86% 92.97% 90.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 574 536 1,525
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £395 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.33% +13.64% -17.60%
10th Percentile £251 £250 £224
90th Percentile £588 £550 £500
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £390 £375 £330
% change year-on-year +4.00% +13.64% -17.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 46 107
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £11.50 £26.25 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -56.19% -6.25% +86.67%
10th Percentile £9.56 £10.20 £10.72
90th Percentile £35.00 £47.08 £35.55
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £15.25 £24.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year -37.78% -9.26% +80.00%

Backup Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings that featured Backup Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Job vacancy trend for Backup Engineer in Newcastle upon Tyne

Backup Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Backup Engineer in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Contractor daily rate trend for Backup Engineer in Newcastle upon Tyne