Period
to 23 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for IaaS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited IaaS over the 6 months to 23 February 2019 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.

Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
23 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 65 64 42
Rank change year-on-year -1 -22 +60
Contract jobs citing IaaS 22 26 108
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.40% 2.70% 5.90%
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.06% 17.93% 37.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 21 97
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £500 £395 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.58% +1.28% -44.29%
10th Percentile £423 £325 £313
90th Percentile £606 £400 £543
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £500 £395 £383
% change year-on-year +26.58% +3.27% -45.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £47.50 - -
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £47.50 - -

IaaS is in the Cloud Services 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 cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 273 145 291
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 29.77% 15.06% 15.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 121 231
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £475 £450 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +26.76% -27.37%
10th Percentile £225 £313 £275
90th Percentile £575 £650 £525
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £465 £425 £350
% change year-on-year +9.41% +21.43% -28.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 6
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £28.00 £10.00 £40.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +180.00% -75.16% +34.17%
10th Percentile £12.05 £10.00 £16.72
90th Percentile £44.75 £10.00 £55.25
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £28.00 £10.00 £40.25
% change year-on-year +180.00% -75.16% +34.17%

IaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Job vacancy trend for IaaS in Newcastle upon Tyne

IaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IaaS in Newcastle upon Tyne

IaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IaaS in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 23 February 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IaaS in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 23 February 2019, IT contractor jobs citing IaaS 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 IaaS.

1 16 (72.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (50.00%) PaaS
3 9 (40.91%) SaaS
4 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (27.27%) Data Management
5 6 (27.27%) PowerShell
5 6 (27.27%) SQL
6 5 (22.73%) XML
6 5 (22.73%) Linux
6 5 (22.73%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (22.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (22.73%) JSON
6 5 (22.73%) Puppet
6 5 (22.73%) Power BI
7 4 (18.18%) Elastic Stack
7 4 (18.18%) Terraform
7 4 (18.18%) Boomi
7 4 (18.18%) Azure Active Directory
7 4 (18.18%) Ansible
7 4 (18.18%) DevOps
7 4 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
7 4 (18.18%) Open Source
7 4 (18.18%) Migration
7 4 (18.18%) Dell
8 3 (13.64%) Windows
8 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
8 3 (13.64%) Red Hat
8 3 (13.64%) Shell Script
8 3 (13.64%) Java

IaaS
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 2 (9.09%) Confluence
2 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.55%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 16 (72.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (50.00%) PaaS
3 9 (40.91%) SaaS
4 4 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (18.18%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (18.18%) Boomi
5 1 (4.55%) Akamai
5 1 (4.55%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) Firewall
2 2 (9.09%) Internet
3 1 (4.55%) BGP
3 1 (4.55%) DHCP
3 1 (4.55%) DNS
3 1 (4.55%) NAS
3 1 (4.55%) OSPF
3 1 (4.55%) SAN
3 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) Power BI
2 2 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) GitLab
1 3 (13.64%) Visual Studio Team System
2 2 (9.09%) JIRA
3 1 (4.55%) Artifactory
3 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Architect
1 5 (22.73%) Developer
2 4 (18.18%) Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) Azure Developer
2 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Support
2 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) Senior Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) Senior Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) Senior Server Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) Senior Support Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) Server Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) Server Support
2 4 (18.18%) Server Support Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) Support Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Applications Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Software Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) JSON
1 5 (22.73%) XML
2 4 (18.18%) Elastic Stack
3 3 (13.64%) RESTful
4 2 (9.09%) .NET
4 2 (9.09%) Node.js
4 2 (9.09%) Web Services
5 1 (4.55%) Middleware
5 1 (4.55%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
1 3 (13.64%) Public Cloud
2 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) Clustering
2 2 (9.09%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (9.09%) User Experience
3 1 (4.55%) PKI
3 1 (4.55%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Linux
1 5 (22.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (13.64%) Windows
2 3 (13.64%) Windows Server
3 2 (9.09%) CentOS
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (27.27%) Data Management
3 5 (22.73%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (18.18%) DevOps
4 4 (18.18%) Migration
4 4 (18.18%) Open Source
5 3 (13.64%) Coaching
5 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
5 3 (13.64%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 3 (13.64%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (9.09%) Application Discovery
6 2 (9.09%) Availability Management
6 2 (9.09%) Decision-Making
6 2 (9.09%) Kernel Tuning
6 2 (9.09%) Microservices
6 2 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (9.09%) Prototyping
6 2 (9.09%) SDLC
6 2 (9.09%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) PowerShell
1 6 (27.27%) SQL
2 3 (13.64%) Java
2 3 (13.64%) Shell Script
3 2 (9.09%) C#
4 1 (4.55%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
1 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (4.55%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (4.55%) XenApp
3 1 (4.55%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) Puppet
2 4 (18.18%) Ansible
2 4 (18.18%) Terraform
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (9.09%) vMotion
4 1 (4.55%) SCCM
4 1 (4.55%) SCOM
4 1 (4.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (4.55%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Dell
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.64%) Red Hat
2 3 (13.64%) VMware
3 2 (9.09%) BMC
3 2 (9.09%) EMC
3 2 (9.09%) EnterpriseDB
3 2 (9.09%) HP
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle
3 2 (9.09%) Pega
3 2 (9.09%) ServiceNow
4 1 (4.55%) 3PAR
4 1 (4.55%) Dynatrace