Period
to 20 September 2018

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 20 September 2018 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
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 83 119
Rank change year-on-year +2 +36 -17
Contract jobs citing IaaS 11 4 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.28% 0.48% 2.08%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.21% 4.40% 27.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 46
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £438 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.89% -5.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £370 £463 £381
90th Percentile £468 £488 £549
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £438 £475 £500
% change year-on-year -7.89% -5.00% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate - - -
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - -

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 177 91 184
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 20.65% 10.82% 7.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 77 137
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £420 £370 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.51% -7.50% +3.23%
10th Percentile £270 £208 £285
90th Percentile £598 £580 £531
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £420 £368 £390
% change year-on-year +14.29% -5.77% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £13.50 - £28.00
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £13.50 - £28.00

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

For the 6 months to 20 September 2018, 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 11 (100.00%) PaaS
2 6 (54.55%) SaaS
3 5 (45.45%) Open Source
4 4 (36.36%) Java
4 4 (36.36%) Web Services
4 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
5 3 (27.27%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (27.27%) DevOps
5 3 (27.27%) Linux
5 3 (27.27%) Tomcat
5 3 (27.27%) Windows
5 3 (27.27%) SOAP
5 3 (27.27%) HP
5 3 (27.27%) Service Management
5 3 (27.27%) Finance
6 2 (18.18%) VMware
6 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
6 2 (18.18%) Clustering
6 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
6 2 (18.18%) EMC
6 2 (18.18%) BMC
6 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
6 2 (18.18%) ITIL
6 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
6 2 (18.18%) Oracle
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server

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 3 (27.27%) Tomcat
2 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 11 (100.00%) PaaS
2 6 (54.55%) SaaS
3 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (9.09%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (9.09%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Firewall
1 1 (9.09%) FTP
1 1 (9.09%) LAN
1 1 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) GitLab
1 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (9.09%) Artifactory
2 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Support
2 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Senior Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Senior Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Senior Server Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Senior Support Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Server Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Server Support
2 4 (36.36%) Server Support Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Support Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Java Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Azure Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Operations Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) Web Services
2 3 (27.27%) SOAP
3 1 (9.09%) .NET
3 1 (9.09%) JSON
3 1 (9.09%) Middleware
3 1 (9.09%) Node.js
3 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Clustering
1 2 (18.18%) User Experience
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (9.09%) AIX
3 1 (9.09%) HPUX
3 1 (9.09%) MVS
3 1 (9.09%) Solaris
3 1 (9.09%) VME
3 1 (9.09%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Open Source
2 3 (27.27%) DevOps
2 3 (27.27%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 3 (27.27%) Service Management
3 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Decision-Making
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (18.18%) Process Improvement
3 2 (18.18%) Test Planning
4 1 (9.09%) Application Performance Monitoring
4 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (9.09%) Microservices
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
4 1 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (9.09%) Resource Management
4 1 (9.09%) Security Hardening
4 1 (9.09%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) Java
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) C
3 1 (9.09%) C#
3 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) CCNA
3 1 (9.09%) CCNP
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
1 2 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (9.09%) XenApp
2 1 (9.09%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Clustering
1 2 (18.18%) Puppet
1 2 (18.18%) Terraform
1 2 (18.18%) vMotion
2 1 (9.09%) HP SIM
2 1 (9.09%) Nagios
2 1 (9.09%) SCCM
2 1 (9.09%) SCOM
2 1 (9.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (9.09%) vCenter Server
2 1 (9.09%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) HP
2 2 (18.18%) 3PAR
2 2 (18.18%) BMC
2 2 (18.18%) EMC
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
2 2 (18.18%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco
3 1 (9.09%) Dell
3 1 (9.09%) F5