Period
to 18 September 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Centre in contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Centre over the 6 months to 18 September 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.

Data Center
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 40 65 100
Rank change year-on-year +25 +35 -31
Contract jobs citing Data Centre 57 23 61
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 6.62% 2.74% 2.58%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 15.41% 6.63% 6.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 21 36
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £365 £350 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.29% +11.11% +1.61%
10th Percentile £263 £308 £205
90th Percentile £638 £445 £445
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £365 £371 £315
% change year-on-year -1.68% +17.86% +1.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 8
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £31.00 - £28.00
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £31.00 - £28.00

Data Centre is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 370 347 1,012
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 42.97% 41.36% 42.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 265 262 677
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £380 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.33% +15.38% -21.69%
10th Percentile £253 £264 £220
90th Percentile £633 £550 £500
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £380 £375 £325
% change year-on-year +1.33% +15.38% -20.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 62
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £15.00 £25.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.00% -10.71% +55.56%
10th Percentile £11.21 £10.30 £15.00
90th Percentile £37.60 £49.57 £29.00
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £17.50 £25.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -30.00% -9.09% +52.78%

Data Centre
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings citing Data Centre as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Job vacancy trend for Data Centre in Newcastle upon Tyne

Data Centre
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Centre in Newcastle upon Tyne

Data Centre
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Centre in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 18 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Centre in Newcastle upon Tyne

Data Centre
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Centre in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Centre in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 18 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Data Centre 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Data Centre.

1 46 (80.70%) Windows
2 44 (77.19%) Open Source
3 43 (75.44%) High Availability
4 41 (71.93%) DevOps
4 41 (71.93%) Configuration Management
5 40 (70.18%) Linux
5 40 (70.18%) Ansible
5 40 (70.18%) Puppet
5 40 (70.18%) Microsoft Azure
5 40 (70.18%) Amazon AWS
6 36 (63.16%) Nagios
6 36 (63.16%) PowerShell
7 35 (61.40%) New Relic
7 35 (61.40%) Splunk
8 34 (59.65%) Datadog
9 33 (57.89%) Elastic Stack
10 32 (56.14%) Bash Shell
10 32 (56.14%) Ruby
10 32 (56.14%) Python
10 32 (56.14%) C
10 32 (56.14%) C++
10 32 (56.14%) Java
10 32 (56.14%) Perl
11 30 (52.63%) TeamCity
11 30 (52.63%) Jenkins
11 30 (52.63%) Terraform
11 30 (52.63%) Packer
12 29 (50.88%) BDD
12 29 (50.88%) Test Automation
13 26 (45.61%) Agile Software Development

Data Centre
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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:

Cloud Services
1 40 (70.18%) Amazon AWS
1 40 (70.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 34 (59.65%) Datadog
3 3 (5.26%) PaaS
3 3 (5.26%) SaaS
4 1 (1.75%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.28%) DHCP
1 7 (12.28%) DNS
2 5 (8.77%) WAN
3 4 (7.02%) Firewall
4 3 (5.26%) BGP
4 3 (5.26%) IP Telephony
4 3 (5.26%) Network Security
4 3 (5.26%) OSPF
4 3 (5.26%) TCP/IP
4 3 (5.26%) Unified Communications
4 3 (5.26%) VPN
5 1 (1.75%) FTP
5 1 (1.75%) Internet
5 1 (1.75%) LAN
5 1 (1.75%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (45.61%) Amazon Redshift
2 1 (1.75%) DB2
2 1 (1.75%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 30 (52.63%) Jenkins
1 30 (52.63%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (10.53%) Finance
2 5 (8.77%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.51%) Electronics
3 2 (3.51%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.51%) Marketing
4 1 (1.75%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 37 (64.91%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (10.53%) Cloud Engineer
2 6 (10.53%) Junior
2 6 (10.53%) Junior DevOps
2 6 (10.53%) Junior DevOps Engineer
3 5 (8.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (7.02%) Automation Engineer
4 4 (7.02%) Senior DevOps
4 4 (7.02%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 4 (7.02%) Wintel Engineer
5 3 (5.26%) Cloud Automation Engineer
6 2 (3.51%) AWS DevOps
6 2 (3.51%) AWS Engineer
6 2 (3.51%) Azure DevOps
6 2 (3.51%) Azure Engineer
6 2 (3.51%) DevOps Specialist
6 2 (3.51%) Infrastructure Support
6 2 (3.51%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (3.51%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (3.51%) Wintel Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (57.89%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (1.75%) .NET
2 1 (1.75%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.75%) CSS
2 1 (1.75%) HTML
2 1 (1.75%) HTML5
2 1 (1.75%) JSON
2 1 (1.75%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (1.75%) Middleware
2 1 (1.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.28%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.02%) Clustering
2 4 (7.02%) PKI
3 3 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.51%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.51%) Private Cloud
4 2 (3.51%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.75%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.75%) User Experience
5 1 (1.75%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 46 (80.70%) Windows
2 40 (70.18%) Linux
3 5 (8.77%) Windows Server
4 4 (7.02%) AIX
4 4 (7.02%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (5.26%) Unix
5 3 (5.26%) Windows 2000
6 1 (1.75%) HPUX
6 1 (1.75%) MVS
6 1 (1.75%) Solaris
6 1 (1.75%) VME
6 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.75%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (77.19%) Open Source
2 43 (75.44%) High Availability
3 41 (71.93%) Configuration Management
3 41 (71.93%) DevOps
4 29 (50.88%) BDD
4 29 (50.88%) Test Automation
5 26 (45.61%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 15 (26.32%) Technical Architecture
8 9 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 7 (12.28%) Problem-Solving
10 6 (10.53%) Analytical Thinking
10 6 (10.53%) Creative Thinking
11 4 (7.02%) Coaching
11 4 (7.02%) Incident Management
11 4 (7.02%) Problem Management
11 4 (7.02%) Project Management
11 4 (7.02%) Waterfall
12 3 (5.26%) Data Management
12 3 (5.26%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 36 (63.16%) PowerShell
2 32 (56.14%) Bash Shell
2 32 (56.14%) C
2 32 (56.14%) C++
2 32 (56.14%) Java
2 32 (56.14%) Perl
2 32 (56.14%) Python
2 32 (56.14%) Ruby
3 2 (3.51%) SQL
4 1 (1.75%) C#
4 1 (1.75%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 19 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 14 (24.56%) Degree
3 12 (21.05%) SC Cleared
4 5 (8.77%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (7.02%) CCNP
5 4 (7.02%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (5.26%) CCDP
6 3 (5.26%) CCIE
6 3 (5.26%) Chartered Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) CISM
6 3 (5.26%) CISSP
6 3 (5.26%) DV Cleared
6 3 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (3.51%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (3.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (1.75%) CCNA
8 1 (1.75%) PCI QSA
8 1 (1.75%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.75%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.75%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 26 (45.61%) Docker
2 5 (8.77%) Active Directory
3 4 (7.02%) Hyper-V
3 4 (7.02%) vSphere
4 3 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 40 (70.18%) Ansible
1 40 (70.18%) Puppet
2 36 (63.16%) Nagios
3 30 (52.63%) Packer
3 30 (52.63%) Terraform
4 26 (45.61%) Kubernetes
5 11 (19.30%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (7.02%) McAfee ePO
6 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Clustering
7 3 (5.26%) vCenter Server
8 1 (1.75%) HP SIM
8 1 (1.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (1.75%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 35 (61.40%) New Relic
1 35 (61.40%) Splunk
2 9 (15.79%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.02%) Cisco
3 4 (7.02%) Citrix
3 4 (7.02%) HP
3 4 (7.02%) McAfee
3 4 (7.02%) Symantec
3 4 (7.02%) VMware
4 3 (5.26%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.51%) Oracle
5 2 (3.51%) SAP
6 1 (1.75%) 3PAR
6 1 (1.75%) BMC
6 1 (1.75%) EMC
6 1 (1.75%) F5
6 1 (1.75%) Meraki