Period
to 16 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for SFIA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SFIA over the 6 months to 16 October 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.

Skills Framework for the Information Age (SFIA)
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 66 64 140
Rank change year-on-year -2 +76 -
Contract jobs citing SFIA 23 23 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.81% 2.79% 1.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.17% 3.21% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 44 23
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £525 £575 £476
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.70% +20.80% -
10th Percentile £413 £419 £419
90th Percentile £688 £755 £545
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £525 £575 £476
% change year-on-year -8.70% +20.80% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate - - -
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - -

SFIA is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 726 717 2,153
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 88.64% 86.91% 88.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 512 520 1,538
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £413 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +10.29% -17.58%
10th Percentile £263 £260 £225
90th Percentile £600 £543 £513
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £407 £375 £340
% change year-on-year +8.53% +10.29% -16.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 28 95
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £11.50 £32.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -64.06% +14.29% +82.56%
10th Percentile £8.89 £13.11 £15.00
90th Percentile £33.00 £47.60 £36.00
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £11.50 £30.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year -61.67% +7.14% +78.63%

SFIA
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Job vacancy trend for SFIA in Newcastle upon Tyne

SFIA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SFIA in Newcastle upon Tyne

SFIA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SFIA in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SFIA in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SFIA 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 SFIA.

1 17 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (39.13%) Risk Management
3 8 (34.78%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (34.78%) Collaborative Working
4 7 (30.43%) Mentoring
4 7 (30.43%) Coaching
4 7 (30.43%) Microservices
4 7 (30.43%) Finance
5 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
5 6 (26.09%) Scrum
5 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (21.74%) Jenkins
6 5 (21.74%) Software Engineering
6 5 (21.74%) Supplier Management
6 5 (21.74%) IT Governance
6 5 (21.74%) Resource Management
6 5 (21.74%) Open Source
6 5 (21.74%) Social Media
6 5 (21.74%) Linux
6 5 (21.74%) Management Information System
6 5 (21.74%) Project Management
7 4 (17.39%) Service Management
7 4 (17.39%) Oracle
7 4 (17.39%) Web Services
7 4 (17.39%) ITIL
7 4 (17.39%) PRINCE2
7 4 (17.39%) Degree
7 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (17.39%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (17.39%) MongoDB

SFIA
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 (13.04%) Confluence
2 2 (8.70%) JBoss
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (8.70%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Slack
2 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.70%) Office 365
2 2 (8.70%) SaaS
3 1 (4.35%) GitHub
3 1 (4.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) Unified Communications
2 2 (8.70%) Skype
2 2 (8.70%) WAN
2 2 (8.70%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (4.35%) BGP
3 1 (4.35%) DHCP
3 1 (4.35%) DNS
3 1 (4.35%) Ethernet
3 1 (4.35%) Firewall
3 1 (4.35%) IP Telephony
3 1 (4.35%) LAN
3 1 (4.35%) Network Security
3 1 (4.35%) OSPF
3 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.35%) VPN
3 1 (4.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) MongoDB
2 3 (13.04%) NoSQL
3 2 (8.70%) Big Data
3 2 (8.70%) DB2
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database
3 2 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.35%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (4.35%) Apache Hive
4 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.35%) Hadoop
4 1 (4.35%) HBase
4 1 (4.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Jenkins
2 3 (13.04%) Git (software)
2 3 (13.04%) JIRA
3 2 (8.70%) Burp Suite
3 2 (8.70%) GitLab
3 2 (8.70%) HP UFT
3 2 (8.70%) JMeter
3 2 (8.70%) LoadRunner
4 1 (4.35%) Cucumber
4 1 (4.35%) Jasmine
4 1 (4.35%) JUnit
4 1 (4.35%) Selenium
4 1 (4.35%) SoapUI
General
1 7 (30.43%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Legal
3 2 (8.70%) Multimedia
4 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (21.74%) Architect
1 5 (21.74%) Technical Architect
2 4 (17.39%) Digital Project Manager
2 4 (17.39%) Project Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Designer
3 3 (13.04%) Interaction Designer
3 3 (13.04%) Security Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Senior Architect
3 3 (13.04%) Senior Designer
3 3 (13.04%) Senior Interaction Designer
3 3 (13.04%) Senior Technical Architect
4 2 (8.70%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Product Owner
4 2 (8.70%) Risk Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Senior DevOps
4 2 (8.70%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Product Owner
4 2 (8.70%) Technical Specialist
4 2 (8.70%) Test Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) Web Services
2 3 (13.04%) CSS
2 3 (13.04%) HTML
2 3 (13.04%) REST
3 2 (8.70%) Elastic Stack
3 2 (8.70%) J2EE
3 2 (8.70%) JSON
3 2 (8.70%) Middleware
3 2 (8.70%) Velocity
3 2 (8.70%) XML
4 1 (4.35%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (21.74%) Management Information System
2 5 (21.74%) Social Media
3 3 (13.04%) User Experience
4 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (4.35%) Taxonomies
4 1 (4.35%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Linux
2 3 (13.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (8.70%) AIX
3 2 (8.70%) Unix
3 2 (8.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (39.13%) Risk Management
3 8 (34.78%) Collaborative Working
3 8 (34.78%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (30.43%) Coaching
4 7 (30.43%) Mentoring
4 7 (30.43%) Microservices
5 6 (26.09%) Scrum
6 5 (21.74%) IT Governance
6 5 (21.74%) Open Source
6 5 (21.74%) Project Management
6 5 (21.74%) Resource Management
6 5 (21.74%) Software Engineering
6 5 (21.74%) Supplier Management
7 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (17.39%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (17.39%) ITIL
7 4 (17.39%) Portfolio Management
7 4 (17.39%) SDLC
7 4 (17.39%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
2 3 (13.04%) SQL
3 2 (8.70%) Bash Shell
3 2 (8.70%) Perl
3 2 (8.70%) Python
4 1 (4.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Degree
2 3 (13.04%) CISMP
2 3 (13.04%) CRISC
2 3 (13.04%) SANS
2 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
2 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
3 2 (8.70%) APMG
3 2 (8.70%) CISM
3 2 (8.70%) CISSP
4 1 (4.35%) CCDP
4 1 (4.35%) CCIE
4 1 (4.35%) CCNP
4 1 (4.35%) Chartered Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.35%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
4 1 (4.35%) PCI QSA
4 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (8.70%) WCAG
3 1 (4.35%) ISAE 3402
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Ansible
1 2 (8.70%) Grafana
1 2 (8.70%) Nessus
1 2 (8.70%) Prometheus
1 2 (8.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle
2 2 (8.70%) Informatica
2 2 (8.70%) Splunk
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco
3 1 (4.35%) Meraki
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.35%) Red Hat