Period
to 15 November 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 15 November 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
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 66 80
Rank change year-on-year +9 +14 -17
Contract jobs citing Data Centre 29 24 78
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 3.42% 2.76% 3.33%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.29% 6.98% 8.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 21 76
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £370 £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.71% +2.94% +19.30%
10th Percentile £278 £308 £288
90th Percentile £516 £492 £445
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £370 £356 £340
% change year-on-year +3.86% +4.78% +19.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 7
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate - £31.25 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +11.61% -41.05%
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - £31.25 £28.00
% change year-on-year - +11.61% -41.05%

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 312 344 971
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 36.79% 39.63% 41.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 253 687
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £425 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +10.29% -18.07%
10th Percentile £263 £277 £225
90th Percentile £620 £588 £500
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £425 £375 £340
% change year-on-year +13.33% +10.29% -18.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 17 52
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £11.39 £25.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -54.45% -10.71% +7.69%
10th Percentile £8.89 £10.30 £15.00
90th Percentile £14.63 £48.70 £41.40
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £13.00 £26.25 £28.00
% change year-on-year -50.48% -6.25% +7.69%

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 15 November 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 15 November 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 22 (75.86%) Windows
2 21 (72.41%) Open Source
3 20 (68.97%) High Availability
3 20 (68.97%) Linux
4 19 (65.52%) Configuration Management
5 18 (62.07%) Ansible
5 18 (62.07%) Microsoft Azure
5 18 (62.07%) Amazon AWS
5 18 (62.07%) Puppet
5 18 (62.07%) DevOps
6 14 (48.28%) Jenkins
6 14 (48.28%) TeamCity
6 14 (48.28%) Nagios
6 14 (48.28%) Packer
6 14 (48.28%) Terraform
7 13 (44.83%) Elastic Stack
7 13 (44.83%) BDD
7 13 (44.83%) Splunk
7 13 (44.83%) New Relic
7 13 (44.83%) Test Automation
8 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (41.38%) Datadog
9 10 (34.48%) Kubernetes
9 10 (34.48%) Ruby
9 10 (34.48%) PowerShell
9 10 (34.48%) Bash Shell
9 10 (34.48%) Amazon Redshift
9 10 (34.48%) Docker
9 10 (34.48%) Python
9 10 (34.48%) C

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:

Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 18 (62.07%) Amazon AWS
1 18 (62.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (41.38%) Datadog
3 2 (6.90%) PaaS
3 2 (6.90%) SaaS
4 1 (3.45%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) Firewall
1 2 (6.90%) LAN
1 2 (6.90%) WAN
2 1 (3.45%) BGP
2 1 (3.45%) DHCP
2 1 (3.45%) DNS
2 1 (3.45%) FTP
2 1 (3.45%) Internet
2 1 (3.45%) IP Telephony
2 1 (3.45%) Network Security
2 1 (3.45%) OSPF
2 1 (3.45%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.45%) Unified Communications
2 1 (3.45%) VPN
2 1 (3.45%) WebEx
2 1 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (34.48%) Amazon Redshift
2 1 (3.45%) DB2
Development Applications
1 14 (48.28%) Jenkins
1 14 (48.28%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (13.79%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.90%) Electronics
3 2 (6.90%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.90%) Marketing
4 1 (3.45%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 16 (55.17%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (10.34%) Junior
2 3 (10.34%) Junior DevOps
2 3 (10.34%) Junior DevOps Engineer
2 3 (10.34%) Senior DevOps
2 3 (10.34%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 2 (6.90%) AWS DevOps
3 2 (6.90%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 2 (6.90%) AWS Engineer
3 2 (6.90%) Azure DevOps
3 2 (6.90%) Azure DevOps Engineer
3 2 (6.90%) Azure Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) AWS Architect
4 1 (3.45%) AWS Consultant
4 1 (3.45%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) Consultant
4 1 (3.45%) DevOps Specialist
4 1 (3.45%) Finance Manager
4 1 (3.45%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (44.83%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (3.45%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.45%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.45%) Mainframe
2 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 22 (75.86%) Windows
2 20 (68.97%) Linux
3 2 (6.90%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.45%) AIX
4 1 (3.45%) Android
4 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.45%) HPUX
4 1 (3.45%) MVS
4 1 (3.45%) Solaris
4 1 (3.45%) VME
4 1 (3.45%) Windows 10
4 1 (3.45%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (72.41%) Open Source
2 20 (68.97%) High Availability
3 19 (65.52%) Configuration Management
4 18 (62.07%) DevOps
5 13 (44.83%) BDD
5 13 (44.83%) Test Automation
6 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (24.14%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (24.14%) Technical Architecture
8 5 (17.24%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 4 (13.79%) Incident Management
9 4 (13.79%) Waterfall
10 3 (10.34%) Problem-Solving
11 2 (6.90%) Analytical Thinking
11 2 (6.90%) Coaching
11 2 (6.90%) Creative Thinking
11 2 (6.90%) Data Centre Operations
11 2 (6.90%) Programme Management
11 2 (6.90%) Resource Allocation
11 2 (6.90%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (34.48%) Bash Shell
1 10 (34.48%) C
1 10 (34.48%) C++
1 10 (34.48%) Java
1 10 (34.48%) Perl
1 10 (34.48%) PowerShell
1 10 (34.48%) Python
1 10 (34.48%) Ruby
2 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (27.59%) Security Cleared
2 5 (17.24%) Degree
3 4 (13.79%) SC Cleared
4 2 (6.90%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (6.90%) CCNP
4 2 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.45%) A+ Certification
5 1 (3.45%) CCDP
5 1 (3.45%) CCIE
5 1 (3.45%) CCNA
5 1 (3.45%) Chartered Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) CISM
5 1 (3.45%) CISSP
5 1 (3.45%) PCI QSA
5 1 (3.45%) PMI Certification
5 1 (3.45%) PMP
5 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (34.48%) Docker
2 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 18 (62.07%) Ansible
1 18 (62.07%) Puppet
2 14 (48.28%) Nagios
2 14 (48.28%) Packer
2 14 (48.28%) Terraform
3 10 (34.48%) Kubernetes
4 4 (13.79%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (3.45%) HP SIM
5 1 (3.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (3.45%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 13 (44.83%) New Relic
1 13 (44.83%) Splunk
2 2 (6.90%) Cisco
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.90%) SAP
3 1 (3.45%) 3PAR
3 1 (3.45%) BMC
3 1 (3.45%) Bomgar
3 1 (3.45%) EMC
3 1 (3.45%) F5
3 1 (3.45%) HP
3 1 (3.45%) Meraki
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle