Period
to 24 September 2018

The median contractor rate for a Data Engineer was £413 per day in advertised job vacancies in Newcastle upon Tyne during the 6 months to 24 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.

Data Engineer
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 89 79 -
Rank change year-on-year -10 - -
Contract jobs requiring a Data Engineer 2 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.24% 0.49% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.53% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 12 0
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £413 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% - -
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £413 £425 -
% change year-on-year -2.94% - -
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 815 759 2,204
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.88% 93.01% 90.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 577 531 1,524
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £393 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.67% +13.64% -17.50%
10th Percentile £252 £250 £224
90th Percentile £588 £550 £500
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £390 £373 £330
% change year-on-year +4.56% +13.03% -17.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 46 108
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £11.50 £26.25 £27.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -56.19% -5.41% +85.00%
10th Percentile £8.89 £10.20 £10.79
90th Percentile £35.00 £47.08 £35.48
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £15.00 £24.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year -38.78% -9.26% +80.00%

Data Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Engineer in Newcastle upon Tyne

Data 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 Data Engineer in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Engineer in Newcastle upon Tyne

Data Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 24 September 2018, Data Engineer contract jobs required the following IT 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 featuring Data Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Data Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Hortonworks
2 1 (50.00%) Cloudera
2 1 (50.00%) Data Reconciliation
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) Data Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Customer Requirements

Data Engineer Skill Set
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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Coaching
1 1 (50.00%) Collaborative Working
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Data Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Data Development
1 1 (50.00%) Data Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Data Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Data Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Reconciliation
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cloudera
1 1 (50.00%) Hortonworks
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle