Period
to 23 September 2018

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

Slack
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 88 80 -
Rank change year-on-year -8 - -
Contract jobs citing Slack 6 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.71% 0.73% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.43% 6.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 16 0
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £413 £600 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -31.25% - -
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £413 £600 -
% change year-on-year -31.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate - - -
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - -

Slack 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 175 90 198
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 20.71% 10.91% 8.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 76 149
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £420 £370 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.51% -5.13% +0.65%
10th Percentile £270 £208 £285
90th Percentile £598 £581 £531
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £420 £370 £388
% change year-on-year +13.51% -4.52% -3.13%
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

Slack
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Job vacancy trend for Slack in Newcastle upon Tyne

Slack
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Slack in Newcastle upon Tyne

Slack
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Slack in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 23 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Slack in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 23 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Slack 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 Slack.

1 6 (100.00%) JIRA
1 6 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (100.00%) Microservices
2 5 (83.33%) Jenkins
3 4 (66.67%) BDD
3 4 (66.67%) Confluence
3 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (66.67%) Linux
3 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) Mentoring
3 4 (66.67%) Coaching
4 3 (50.00%) Ansible
4 3 (50.00%) Docker
4 3 (50.00%) DevOps
4 3 (50.00%) Python
4 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (50.00%) nginx
4 3 (50.00%) Puppet
5 2 (33.33%) Node.js
5 2 (33.33%) REST
5 2 (33.33%) Static Code Analysis
5 2 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
5 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
5 2 (33.33%) RESTful
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (33.33%) OWASP
5 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing
5 2 (33.33%) jQuery

Slack
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 (66.67%) Confluence
2 3 (50.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (16.67%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (16.67%) GitHub
3 1 (16.67%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) HTTP
2 1 (16.67%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
1 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (100.00%) JIRA
2 5 (83.33%) Jenkins
3 2 (33.33%) Burp Suite
3 2 (33.33%) HP UFT
3 2 (33.33%) JMeter
3 2 (33.33%) LoadRunner
3 2 (33.33%) SonarQube
4 1 (16.67%) Maven
4 1 (16.67%) Selenium
4 1 (16.67%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Lead DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) Lead DevOps Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Solutions Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Test Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Ajax
1 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 2 (33.33%) CSS
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
1 2 (33.33%) jQuery
1 2 (33.33%) Node.js
1 2 (33.33%) React
1 2 (33.33%) REST
1 2 (33.33%) RESTful
1 2 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (16.67%) J2EE
2 1 (16.67%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (16.67%) LESS
2 1 (16.67%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Algorithms
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (33.33%) Clustering
1 2 (33.33%) Public Cloud
1 2 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Microservices
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) BDD
2 4 (66.67%) Coaching
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (66.67%) Mentoring
3 3 (50.00%) DevOps
4 2 (33.33%) API Design
4 2 (33.33%) API Development
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Deployment
4 2 (33.33%) Decision-Making
4 2 (33.33%) Domain Models
4 2 (33.33%) Front End Development
4 2 (33.33%) OWASP
4 2 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (33.33%) SDLC
4 2 (33.33%) Secure Coding
4 2 (33.33%) SFIA
4 2 (33.33%) Smoke Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Static Code Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) Perl
2 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) TypeScript
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) WCAG
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Ansible
1 3 (50.00%) Puppet
2 2 (33.33%) Nessus
2 2 (33.33%) Terraform
3 1 (16.67%) HAProxy
3 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle