Period
to 12 August 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 12 August 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
12 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 4 16 18
Rank change year-on-year +12 +2 -5
Contract jobs citing Public Sector 47 65 106
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 22.38% 10.16% 11.24%
As % of the General category 61.84% 43.62% 44.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 43 90
Median daily rate £495 £425 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.47% -4.39% +5.46%
10th Percentile £344 £341 £263
90th Percentile £801 £538 £666
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £495 £425 £445
% change year-on-year +16.47% -4.39% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 2
Median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +55.56% +125.00% -42.79%
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £35.00 £23.75 £10.00
% change year-on-year +47.37% +137.50% -42.79%

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 76 149 240
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 36.19% 23.28% 25.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 102 174
Median daily rate £474 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.47% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £294 £276 £254
90th Percentile £950 £600 £674
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £474 £425 £407
% change year-on-year +11.47% +4.42% +1.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 4
Median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +55.56% +42.86% -29.21%
Median hourly rate £31.50 £22.50 £15.75
% change year-on-year +40.00% +42.86% -21.25%

Public Sector
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings citing Public Sector as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Public Sector in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Daily rate trend for Public Sector in Newcastle upon Tyne

Public Sector
Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Public Sector in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 12 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Public Sector in Newcastle upon Tyne

Public Sector
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Public Sector in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Hourly rate trend for Public Sector in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 12 August 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 26 (55.32%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (25.53%) DevOps
3 10 (21.28%) Azure
3 10 (21.28%) AWS
4 9 (19.15%) Analytics
4 9 (19.15%) Data Modelling
4 9 (19.15%) Performance Measurement
5 8 (17.02%) Data Management
5 8 (17.02%) Test Automation
5 8 (17.02%) Terraform
6 7 (14.89%) Data Structures
6 7 (14.89%) BPSS Clearance
6 7 (14.89%) Visualisation
6 7 (14.89%) Data Governance
6 7 (14.89%) Data Quality
6 7 (14.89%) Ansible
6 7 (14.89%) TOGAF
6 7 (14.89%) Legal
6 7 (14.89%) Scrum
6 7 (14.89%) Information Security
6 7 (14.89%) Enterprise Architecture
6 7 (14.89%) COBIT
6 7 (14.89%) Security Cleared
6 7 (14.89%) Data Architecture
6 7 (14.89%) Linux
6 7 (14.89%) Java
6 7 (14.89%) ITIL
6 7 (14.89%) CISM
6 7 (14.89%) Change Management
6 7 (14.89%) Data Security

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 1 (2.13%) Headless CMS
1 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 10 (21.28%) AWS
1 10 (21.28%) Azure
2 4 (8.51%) GitHub
3 3 (6.38%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 3 (6.38%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (6.38%) Amazon S3
3 3 (6.38%) OpenShift
3 3 (6.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (4.26%) Google Analytics
4 2 (4.26%) Google Tag Manager
4 2 (4.26%) IaaS
4 2 (4.26%) PaaS
5 1 (2.13%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (2.13%) Azure Functions
5 1 (2.13%) Firebase
5 1 (2.13%) GCP
5 1 (2.13%) Office 365
5 1 (2.13%) Power Platform
5 1 (2.13%) PowerApps
5 1 (2.13%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.38%) Internet
1 3 (6.38%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.26%) Ethernet
2 2 (4.26%) HTTP
2 2 (4.26%) LAN
3 1 (2.13%) BGP
3 1 (2.13%) BIG-IP
3 1 (2.13%) Cisco Firepower
3 1 (2.13%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (2.13%) DHCP
3 1 (2.13%) DNS
3 1 (2.13%) Firewall
3 1 (2.13%) Network Security
3 1 (2.13%) OSPF
3 1 (2.13%) VPN
3 1 (2.13%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.77%) MongoDB
2 3 (6.38%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (6.38%) NoSQL
2 3 (6.38%) Oracle Database
2 3 (6.38%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (4.26%) MySQL
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 6 (12.77%) Jenkins
1 6 (12.77%) SonarQube
2 4 (8.51%) GitLab
2 4 (8.51%) Selenium
3 3 (6.38%) Cucumber
3 3 (6.38%) JMeter
4 2 (4.26%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.26%) JIRA
4 2 (4.26%) WebDriver
5 1 (2.13%) Bitbucket
5 1 (2.13%) IBM UrbanCode
5 1 (2.13%) JUnit
5 1 (2.13%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 7 (14.89%) Legal
2 4 (8.51%) Publishing
3 2 (4.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (19.15%) Designer
2 7 (14.89%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (12.77%) Data Governance Specialist
4 5 (10.64%) Architect
4 5 (10.64%) Content Designer
5 4 (8.51%) Developer
5 4 (8.51%) Interaction Designer
5 4 (8.51%) Senior Designer
5 4 (8.51%) Senior Interaction Designer
6 3 (6.38%) Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) Java Developer
7 2 (4.26%) AWS Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Change Manager
7 2 (4.26%) Data Architect
7 2 (4.26%) Digital Content Designer
7 2 (4.26%) Digital Designer
7 2 (4.26%) Performance Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.26%) Test Specialist
7 2 (4.26%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.51%) .NET
1 4 (8.51%) Spring
2 3 (6.38%) Gherkin
2 3 (6.38%) Hibernate
2 3 (6.38%) JSON
2 3 (6.38%) WebdriverIO
2 3 (6.38%) XML
3 2 (4.26%) React Native
3 2 (4.26%) REST
4 1 (2.13%) CSS
4 1 (2.13%) CSS3
4 1 (2.13%) GraphQL
4 1 (2.13%) HTML
4 1 (2.13%) HTML5
4 1 (2.13%) Java EE
4 1 (2.13%) Node.js
4 1 (2.13%) Serverless Framework
4 1 (2.13%) SOAP
4 1 (2.13%) Web Services
4 1 (2.13%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.89%) Data Structures
1 7 (14.89%) Management Information System
2 5 (10.64%) User Experience
3 3 (6.38%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (6.38%) Public Cloud
4 2 (4.26%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.26%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.26%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.13%) Cloud Native
5 1 (2.13%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (2.13%) Reference Data
5 1 (2.13%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.89%) Linux
2 6 (12.77%) Windows
3 2 (4.26%) CentOS
3 2 (4.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (4.26%) Unix
4 1 (2.13%) Android
4 1 (2.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (55.32%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (25.53%) DevOps
3 9 (19.15%) Analytics
3 9 (19.15%) Data Modelling
3 9 (19.15%) Performance Measurement
4 8 (17.02%) Data Management
4 8 (17.02%) Test Automation
5 7 (14.89%) Change Management
5 7 (14.89%) Data Architecture
5 7 (14.89%) Data Governance
5 7 (14.89%) Data Security
5 7 (14.89%) Enterprise Architecture
5 7 (14.89%) Information Security
5 7 (14.89%) ITIL
5 7 (14.89%) Scrum
5 7 (14.89%) TOGAF
5 7 (14.89%) Visualisation
6 6 (12.77%) Business Transformation
6 6 (12.77%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (10.64%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.89%) Java
2 6 (12.77%) Bash Shell
3 5 (10.64%) Python
4 4 (8.51%) SQL
5 2 (4.26%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.26%) Perl
5 2 (4.26%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.13%) C#
6 1 (2.13%) Java 8
6 1 (2.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (14.89%) BPSS Clearance
1 7 (14.89%) CISM
1 7 (14.89%) Security Cleared
2 5 (10.64%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.13%) DBS Check
3 1 (2.13%) ECDL
3 1 (2.13%) OCP
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.89%) COBIT
1 7 (14.89%) Data Quality
2 3 (6.38%) QA
3 1 (2.13%) NCSC
System Software
1 6 (12.77%) Docker
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (17.02%) Terraform
2 7 (14.89%) Ansible
3 6 (12.77%) Kubernetes
3 6 (12.77%) Puppet
4 3 (6.38%) Grafana
4 3 (6.38%) Packer
4 3 (6.38%) Prometheus
5 1 (2.13%) Data Guard
5 1 (2.13%) Forum Sentry
5 1 (2.13%) Nagios
5 1 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.13%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 3 (6.38%) Google
1 3 (6.38%) Microsoft
1 3 (6.38%) Oracle
1 3 (6.38%) Zscaler
2 2 (4.26%) Splunk
3 1 (2.13%) Cisco
3 1 (2.13%) F5
3 1 (2.13%) Infoblox
3 1 (2.13%) Meraki
3 1 (2.13%) Palo Alto
3 1 (2.13%) ServiceNow
3 1 (2.13%) Xamarin