Period
to 24 January 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Public Sector in contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Public Sector over the 6 months to 24 January 2020 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.

Public Sector
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
24 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 6 5 6
Rank change year-on-year -1 +1 +4
Contract jobs citing Public Sector 112 133 145
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 15.26% 14.62% 15.95%
As % of the General category 52.09% 54.73% 53.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 89 115
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £425 £425 £425
10th Percentile £268 £304 £275
90th Percentile £527 £600 £575
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £425 £445 £425
% change year-on-year -4.39% +4.59% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 5
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £12.21 £19.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.76% +52.00% -30.56%
10th Percentile £11.60 £10.13 £9.66
90th Percentile £30.56 £35.00 £27.00
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £17.75 £19.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year -8.97% +56.00% -30.56%

Public Sector is in the General 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 common skills.

All General Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 215 243 273
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 29.29% 26.70% 30.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 166 196
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £425 £409 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.98% +2.19% -
10th Percentile £310 £295 £250
90th Percentile £638 £594 £615
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 8
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £16.50 £18.50 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.81% +21.31% -15.28%
10th Percentile £11.60 £10.13 £10.45
90th Percentile £47.75 £37.20 £62.75
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £17.75 £19.50 £15.25
% change year-on-year -8.97% +27.87% +3.99%

Public Sector
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Job vacancy trend for Public Sector in Newcastle upon Tyne

Public Sector
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Public Sector in Newcastle upon Tyne

Public Sector
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Public Sector in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 24 January 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Public Sector in Newcastle upon Tyne

Public Sector
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 Public Sector in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Public Sector in Newcastle upon Tyne

Public Sector
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Public Sector in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 24 January 2020.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Public Sector in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 24 January 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Public Sector 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 Public Sector.

1 62 (55.36%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (18.75%) Project Management
2 21 (18.75%) Scrum
3 20 (17.86%) Finance
4 19 (16.96%) Security Cleared
4 19 (16.96%) Problem-Solving
5 17 (15.18%) Windows
6 16 (14.29%) Oracle
6 16 (14.29%) SC Cleared
6 16 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (13.39%) Service Design
8 14 (12.50%) Azure
8 14 (12.50%) Oracle Database
8 14 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
9 13 (11.61%) Microsoft
9 13 (11.61%) Migration
10 12 (10.71%) Java
10 12 (10.71%) Analytics
11 11 (9.82%) PRINCE2
12 10 (8.93%) XML
12 10 (8.93%) AWS
12 10 (8.93%) User Experience
13 9 (8.04%) DevOps
13 9 (8.04%) JSON
13 9 (8.04%) Google
13 9 (8.04%) Degree
14 8 (7.14%) Hibernate
14 8 (7.14%) PMP
14 8 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
14 8 (7.14%) Continuous Integration

Public Sector
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 4 (3.57%) Confluence
1 4 (3.57%) Tomcat
2 3 (2.68%) nginx
3 2 (1.79%) Apache
3 2 (1.79%) CMS
3 2 (1.79%) IIS
3 2 (1.79%) Jetty
3 2 (1.79%) Mongrel
3 2 (1.79%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.89%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.89%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (6.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 6 (5.36%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (2.68%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (1.79%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.79%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.89%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 2 (1.79%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (12.50%) Azure
2 10 (8.93%) AWS
3 5 (4.46%) Google Analytics
4 4 (3.57%) SaaS
5 3 (2.68%) GitHub
5 3 (2.68%) IaaS
5 3 (2.68%) Office 365
5 3 (2.68%) PaaS
6 2 (1.79%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (1.79%) GCP
6 2 (1.79%) Google App Engine
6 2 (1.79%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.89%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.89%) BrowserStack
7 1 (0.89%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.68%) DHCP
1 3 (2.68%) DNS
1 3 (2.68%) HTTP
1 3 (2.68%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.79%) FTP
2 2 (1.79%) IPsec
2 2 (1.79%) LAN
2 2 (1.79%) SSL
2 2 (1.79%) WAN
3 1 (0.89%) Firewall
3 1 (0.89%) VPN
3 1 (0.89%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 7 (6.25%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (2.68%) MySQL
3 3 (2.68%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.79%) Big Data
4 2 (1.79%) Spotfire
5 1 (0.89%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.89%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.89%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.89%) Qlik Sense
5 1 (0.89%) QlikView
5 1 (0.89%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.89%) ZAP BI
Development Applications
1 8 (7.14%) Jenkins
2 5 (4.46%) Cucumber
3 4 (3.57%) Gatling
3 4 (3.57%) JIRA
3 4 (3.57%) Selenium
4 3 (2.68%) JUnit
5 2 (1.79%) JMeter
5 2 (1.79%) Maven
5 2 (1.79%) Travis CI
6 1 (0.89%) Apache Ivy
6 1 (0.89%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.89%) git-flow
6 1 (0.89%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 20 (17.86%) Finance
2 7 (6.25%) Manufacturing
3 6 (5.36%) Publishing
4 5 (4.46%) Retail
5 1 (0.89%) Electronics
5 1 (0.89%) Marketing
5 1 (0.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (19.64%) Analyst
2 15 (13.39%) Project Manager
3 14 (12.50%) Developer
4 13 (11.61%) Designer
5 9 (8.04%) IT Manager
5 9 (8.04%) IT Project Manager
6 8 (7.14%) Migration Manager
6 8 (7.14%) Migration Project Manager
7 7 (6.25%) Business Analyst
7 7 (6.25%) DBA
7 7 (6.25%) Oracle DBA
8 6 (5.36%) Applications Manager
8 6 (5.36%) Applications Project Manager
8 6 (5.36%) Java Developer
9 5 (4.46%) Desktop Analyst
9 5 (4.46%) Desktop Support
9 5 (4.46%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 5 (4.46%) Senior DBA
9 5 (4.46%) Senior Oracle DBA
9 5 (4.46%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.93%) XML
2 9 (8.04%) JSON
3 8 (7.14%) Hibernate
4 7 (6.25%) AngularJS
4 7 (6.25%) Spring
5 6 (5.36%) .NET
5 6 (5.36%) CSS
5 6 (5.36%) HTML
6 5 (4.46%) jQuery
7 4 (3.57%) Angular 2
8 3 (2.68%) HTML5
8 3 (2.68%) Node.js
8 3 (2.68%) React
8 3 (2.68%) REST
8 3 (2.68%) RESTful
8 3 (2.68%) Web Services
9 2 (1.79%) CSS3
9 2 (1.79%) Gherkin
9 2 (1.79%) J2EE
9 2 (1.79%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (8.93%) User Experience
3 4 (3.57%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.57%) NHS
4 3 (2.68%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.79%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.89%) Cyber Defence
6 1 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.89%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.89%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 17 (15.18%) Windows
2 8 (7.14%) Windows 10
3 5 (4.46%) Apple iOS
4 4 (3.57%) Android
4 4 (3.57%) Unix
5 3 (2.68%) Linux
6 2 (1.79%) DC/OS
7 1 (0.89%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.89%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (55.36%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (18.75%) Project Management
2 21 (18.75%) Scrum
3 19 (16.96%) Problem-Solving
4 15 (13.39%) Service Design
5 13 (11.61%) Migration
6 12 (10.71%) Analytics
7 11 (9.82%) PRINCE2
8 9 (8.04%) DevOps
9 8 (7.14%) Collaborative Working
9 8 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (7.14%) Open Source
9 8 (7.14%) User Stories
10 7 (6.25%) Performance Management
10 7 (6.25%) Test Automation
10 7 (6.25%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
11 6 (5.36%) Coaching
11 6 (5.36%) Data Migration
11 6 (5.36%) Qualitative Research
11 6 (5.36%) Quantitative Research
Programming Languages
1 12 (10.71%) Java
2 7 (6.25%) JavaScript
3 6 (5.36%) C
4 5 (4.46%) SQL
5 4 (3.57%) Scala
5 4 (3.57%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.79%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.79%) Python
7 1 (0.89%) C#
7 1 (0.89%) Java 8
7 1 (0.89%) Kotlin
7 1 (0.89%) Ruby
7 1 (0.89%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 19 (16.96%) Security Cleared
2 16 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 14 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
4 9 (8.04%) Degree
5 8 (7.14%) PMP
6 7 (6.25%) HND
7 5 (4.46%) DBS Check
8 3 (2.68%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (1.79%) ISEB
9 2 (1.79%) ISTQB
9 2 (1.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.89%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.57%) QA
2 1 (0.89%) GDPR
2 1 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.89%) WCAG
System Software
1 4 (3.57%) Docker
2 3 (2.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.79%) Xen
4 1 (0.89%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.89%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (3.57%) Kubernetes
2 3 (2.68%) Puppet
3 2 (1.79%) Ansible
3 2 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.89%) Grafana
4 1 (0.89%) HAProxy
4 1 (0.89%) Kibana
4 1 (0.89%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (14.29%) Oracle
2 13 (11.61%) Microsoft
3 9 (8.04%) Google
4 4 (3.57%) Citrix
4 4 (3.57%) VMware
5 3 (2.68%) Ivanti
6 2 (1.79%) Tableau
6 2 (1.79%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.89%) Cloudera
7 1 (0.89%) SAP