Period
to 17 July 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 17 July 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
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 95 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing Slack 11 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.10% - -
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.88% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 14 0 0
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £475 - -
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £475 - -
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 187 103 98
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 18.66% 11.63% 4.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 79 70
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £400 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +11.94%
10th Percentile £263 £222 £280
90th Percentile £553 £528 £525
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate - - £28.50
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - £21.30

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 17 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Slack in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 17 July 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 11 (100.00%) JIRA
1 11 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 11 (100.00%) Microservices
2 10 (90.91%) Jenkins
3 9 (81.82%) Mentoring
3 9 (81.82%) Coaching
3 9 (81.82%) Confluence
3 9 (81.82%) BDD
3 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (72.73%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (63.64%) REST
5 7 (63.64%) SFIA
6 6 (54.55%) Burp Suite
6 6 (54.55%) SDLC
6 6 (54.55%) OWASP
6 6 (54.55%) Nessus
6 6 (54.55%) JMeter
6 6 (54.55%) WCAG
6 6 (54.55%) HP UFT
6 6 (54.55%) LoadRunner
7 5 (45.45%) Linux
7 5 (45.45%) SQL
7 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
8 4 (36.36%) Waterfall
8 4 (36.36%) Puppet
8 4 (36.36%) DevOps
8 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (27.27%) Ansible
9 3 (27.27%) Docker
9 3 (27.27%) Terraform

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 9 (81.82%) Confluence
2 3 (27.27%) nginx
3 2 (18.18%) SAS
4 1 (9.09%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (9.09%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (9.09%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) HTTP
2 1 (9.09%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
1 2 (18.18%) MySQL
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
1 2 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (18.18%) PowerCenter
2 1 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (9.09%) Apache Hive
2 1 (9.09%) Big Data
2 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 11 (100.00%) JIRA
2 10 (90.91%) Jenkins
3 6 (54.55%) Burp Suite
3 6 (54.55%) HP UFT
3 6 (54.55%) JMeter
3 6 (54.55%) LoadRunner
4 2 (18.18%) SonarQube
5 1 (9.09%) Artifactory
5 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
5 1 (9.09%) Jasmine
5 1 (9.09%) JUnit
5 1 (9.09%) Maven
5 1 (9.09%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Test Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Developer
3 2 (18.18%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Test Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Database Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Lead DevOps
4 1 (9.09%) Lead DevOps Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) QA Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) QA Test Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Senior QA Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) REST
2 3 (27.27%) Node.js
3 2 (18.18%) Ajax
3 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
3 2 (18.18%) CSS
3 2 (18.18%) HTML
3 2 (18.18%) jQuery
3 2 (18.18%) React
3 2 (18.18%) RESTful
3 2 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (9.09%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (9.09%) J2EE
4 1 (9.09%) Kafka
4 1 (9.09%) LESS
4 1 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (9.09%) Sass
4 1 (9.09%) Spring
4 1 (9.09%) Spring Batch
4 1 (9.09%) Spring Boot
4 1 (9.09%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) Algorithms
2 2 (18.18%) Clustering
2 2 (18.18%) Public Cloud
2 2 (18.18%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
2 3 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Microservices
2 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (81.82%) BDD
2 9 (81.82%) Coaching
2 9 (81.82%) Mentoring
3 8 (72.73%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (63.64%) SFIA
5 6 (54.55%) OWASP
5 6 (54.55%) SDLC
6 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
7 4 (36.36%) DevOps
7 4 (36.36%) Waterfall
8 3 (27.27%) TDD
8 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
9 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
9 2 (18.18%) ITIL
9 2 (18.18%) Load Balancing
9 2 (18.18%) Resource Management
9 2 (18.18%) Service Management
9 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
2 3 (27.27%) Python
3 2 (18.18%) Bash Shell
3 2 (18.18%) Java
3 2 (18.18%) Perl
3 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
3 2 (18.18%) TypeScript
4 1 (9.09%) C#
4 1 (9.09%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) ISEB
1 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (54.55%) WCAG
2 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) Nessus
2 4 (36.36%) Puppet
3 3 (27.27%) Ansible
3 3 (27.27%) Terraform
4 1 (9.09%) Grafana
4 1 (9.09%) Graylog
4 1 (9.09%) HAProxy
4 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) Informatica
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) Red Hat