Period
to 25 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 25 November 2017 with a comparison to the 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.

Academic Degree
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 18 24
Rank change year-on-year 0 +6 +30
Contract jobs citing Degree 85 222 100
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 9.78% 10.17% 7.08%
As % of the Qualifications category 26.07% 20.56% 22.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 170 63
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £425 £320 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.81% -20.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £288 £170 £264
90th Percentile £588 £439 £1,000
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £425 £320 £400
% change year-on-year +32.81% -20.00% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 1
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £47.83 £28.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +70.82% +33.33% -
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £47.83 £28.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +70.82% +33.33% -

Degree is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications 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 academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 326 1080 445
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 37.51% 49.50% 31.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 258 774 276
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £375 £330 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.64% -12.00% -
10th Percentile £275 £216 £231
90th Percentile £536 £488 £535
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £375 £330 £360
% change year-on-year +13.64% -8.33% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 74 37
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £40.00 £28.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.86% +7.69% +13.04%
10th Percentile £10.60 £15.30 £17.16
90th Percentile £50.00 £36.00 £43.30
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £40.00 £28.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year +42.86% +9.80% +41.67%

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Newcastle upon Tyne

Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Degree in Newcastle upon Tyne

Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Degree in Newcastle upon Tyne

Degree
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 Degree in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Degree in Newcastle upon Tyne

Degree
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Degree in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 25 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Degree 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Degree.

1 45 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (32.94%) Microsoft
3 25 (29.41%) HTML
4 22 (25.88%) Usability Testing
4 22 (25.88%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (23.53%) User Experience
6 18 (21.18%) Prototyping
7 16 (18.82%) CSS
7 16 (18.82%) Software Engineering
8 15 (17.65%) Management Information System
8 15 (17.65%) Finance
8 15 (17.65%) Psychology
8 15 (17.65%) Security Cleared
8 15 (17.65%) Analytics
9 13 (15.29%) BPSS Clearance
9 13 (15.29%) Mentoring
9 13 (15.29%) Collaborative Working
10 12 (14.12%) Web Analytics
10 12 (14.12%) Computer Science
10 12 (14.12%) Market Research
10 12 (14.12%) Project Management
11 11 (12.94%) JavaScript
11 11 (12.94%) Computer Science Degree
12 10 (11.76%) Translating Business Requirements
12 10 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
13 9 (10.59%) PRINCE2
13 9 (10.59%) Windows
13 9 (10.59%) DevOps
13 9 (10.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 9 (10.59%) Virtual Team

Degree
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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (5.88%) Apache Spark
2 3 (3.53%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (3.53%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.53%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.18%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (1.18%) Confluence
3 1 (1.18%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (4.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.18%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.18%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (9.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (3.53%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (1.18%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.53%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.18%) PaaS
2 1 (1.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.24%) Internet
2 5 (5.88%) DHCP
2 5 (5.88%) DNS
3 1 (1.18%) HTTP
3 1 (1.18%) SAN
3 1 (1.18%) SMS
3 1 (1.18%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.88%) Big Data
1 5 (5.88%) Hadoop
2 3 (3.53%) ActiveReports
2 3 (3.53%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (3.53%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.18%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (1.18%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (3.53%) MSI
2 2 (2.35%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.35%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.18%) JIRA
3 1 (1.18%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (1.18%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (1.18%) Subversion
3 1 (1.18%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (17.65%) Finance
2 3 (3.53%) General Ledger
2 3 (3.53%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.35%) Marketing
3 2 (2.35%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.18%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 17 (20.00%) Designer
2 15 (17.65%) User Researcher
3 11 (12.94%) Architect
3 11 (12.94%) Senior Designer
4 10 (11.76%) Project Manager
5 8 (9.41%) Solutions Architect
6 7 (8.24%) Interaction Designer
6 7 (8.24%) UX Designer
7 6 (7.06%) Senior Interaction Designer
8 5 (5.88%) Analyst
8 5 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
9 4 (4.71%) CRM Architect
9 4 (4.71%) CRM Solutions Architect
9 4 (4.71%) Digital Designer
9 4 (4.71%) Digital UX Designer
9 4 (4.71%) Senior User Researcher
9 4 (4.71%) UX Engineer
10 3 (3.53%) Consultant
10 3 (3.53%) Data Analyst
10 3 (3.53%) Report Writer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (29.41%) HTML
2 16 (18.82%) CSS
3 8 (9.41%) .NET
4 6 (7.06%) AngularJS
5 5 (5.88%) HTML5
5 5 (5.88%) KnockoutJS
5 5 (5.88%) Node.js
5 5 (5.88%) React
6 2 (2.35%) Middleware
7 1 (1.18%) Angular 2
7 1 (1.18%) JSON
7 1 (1.18%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 22 (25.88%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (23.53%) User Experience
3 15 (17.65%) Management Information System
4 12 (14.12%) Computer Science
5 9 (10.59%) Virtual Team
6 7 (8.24%) Blog
7 5 (5.88%) Mobile App
8 3 (3.53%) Data Centre
8 3 (3.53%) Data Structures
9 2 (2.35%) Clustering
9 2 (2.35%) NHS
9 2 (2.35%) PKI
10 1 (1.18%) Driving Licence
10 1 (1.18%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.59%) Windows
2 5 (5.88%) Windows Server
3 3 (3.53%) Linux
3 3 (3.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.35%) Windows 2000
4 2 (2.35%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.18%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (25.88%) Usability Testing
3 18 (21.18%) Prototyping
4 16 (18.82%) Software Engineering
5 15 (17.65%) Analytics
5 15 (17.65%) Psychology
6 13 (15.29%) Collaborative Working
6 13 (15.29%) Mentoring
7 12 (14.12%) Market Research
7 12 (14.12%) Project Management
7 12 (14.12%) Web Analytics
8 10 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
8 10 (11.76%) Translating Business Requirements
9 9 (10.59%) DevOps
9 9 (10.59%) PRINCE2
9 9 (10.59%) Service Design
10 8 (9.41%) CRM
10 8 (9.41%) Project Governance
10 8 (9.41%) SFIA
10 8 (9.41%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 11 (12.94%) JavaScript
2 6 (7.06%) C#
2 6 (7.06%) SQL
3 5 (5.88%) Java
3 5 (5.88%) Scala
4 3 (3.53%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.18%) C
5 1 (1.18%) C++
5 1 (1.18%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 13 (15.29%) BPSS Clearance
3 11 (12.94%) Computer Science Degree
4 9 (10.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 5 (5.88%) SC Cleared
6 3 (3.53%) DV Cleared
6 3 (3.53%) PMI Certification
6 3 (3.53%) PMP
7 2 (2.35%) CAPM
7 2 (2.35%) CCDP
7 2 (2.35%) CCIE
7 2 (2.35%) CCNP
7 2 (2.35%) Chartered Engineer
7 2 (2.35%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (2.35%) CISM
7 2 (2.35%) CISSP
7 2 (2.35%) Master's Degree
8 1 (1.18%) APMP
8 1 (1.18%) CIPD
8 1 (1.18%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.71%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (3.53%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (2.35%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (9.41%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.88%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.53%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (3.53%) XenApp
3 3 (3.53%) XenDesktop
3 3 (3.53%) XenServer
4 2 (2.35%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (2.35%) vSphere
5 1 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (7.06%) SCCM
2 3 (3.53%) Piwik
2 3 (3.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (2.35%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (2.35%) vCenter Server
4 1 (1.18%) Ansible
4 1 (1.18%) Data Guard
4 1 (1.18%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (1.18%) Puppet
Vendors
1 28 (32.94%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.88%) Citrix
2 5 (5.88%) VMware
3 3 (3.53%) AppSense
3 3 (3.53%) Google
3 3 (3.53%) HP
4 2 (2.35%) Cisco
4 2 (2.35%) McAfee
4 2 (2.35%) SAP
4 2 (2.35%) Symantec
5 1 (1.18%) Adobe
5 1 (1.18%) Genesys
5 1 (1.18%) Oracle