Period
to 12 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for Mentoring skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Mentoring over the 6 months to 12 December 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.

Mentorship
England > North East
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 47 38 87
Rank change year-on-year -9 +49 -47
Contract jobs citing Mentoring 59 62 76
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 4.48% 5.09% 2.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.06% 5.97% 3.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 83 69
North East median daily rate £450 £535 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.89% +37.18% -13.33%
10th Percentile £350 £413 £277
90th Percentile £566 £638 £563
England median daily rate £500 £500 £450
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
North East median hourly rate £11.50 - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £32.25 £25.92
% change year-on-year +8.53% +24.42% -13.60%

Mentoring 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 the North East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,166 1,039 2,257
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 88.60% 85.37% 87.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 774 691 1,533
North East median daily rate £400 £375 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +5.63% -13.41%
10th Percentile £263 £244 £230
90th Percentile £568 £550 £525
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 41 104
North East median hourly rate £14.00 £22.00 £26.54
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.36% -17.10% +53.84%
10th Percentile £10.31 £10.00 £11.05
90th Percentile £45.13 £50.00 £35.39
England median hourly rate £22.00 £25.00 £22.84
% change year-on-year -12.00% +9.48% +3.80%

Mentoring
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Mentoring as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Mentoring in the North East

Mentoring
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Mentoring in the North East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Mentoring in the North East

Mentoring
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mentoring in the North East over the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Mentoring in the North East

Mentoring
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mentoring in the North East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mentoring in the North East

Mentoring
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mentoring within the North East region over the 6 months to 12 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -3 52 £450 -17.05% 20
Durham -9 6 £375 -14.29% 4
Mentoring
England

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Mentoring 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 North East region with a requirement for Mentoring.

1 35 (59.32%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (50.85%) Coaching
3 22 (37.29%) Problem-Solving
3 22 (37.29%) Degree
4 18 (30.51%) Continuous Improvement
5 15 (25.42%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (22.03%) DevOps
6 13 (22.03%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
6 13 (22.03%) Analytics
6 13 (22.03%) Psychology
6 13 (22.03%) Usability Testing
6 13 (22.03%) Market Research
7 10 (16.95%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (16.95%) JIRA
8 9 (15.25%) Security Cleared
8 9 (15.25%) Amazon AWS
8 9 (15.25%) Confluence
8 9 (15.25%) SQL
9 8 (13.56%) Oracle
9 8 (13.56%) Linux
9 8 (13.56%) Web Analytics
9 8 (13.56%) Web Design
9 8 (13.56%) Blog
9 8 (13.56%) Prototyping
9 8 (13.56%) Technical Leadership
10 7 (11.86%) Decision-Making
10 7 (11.86%) Strategic Thinking
10 7 (11.86%) Line Management
10 7 (11.86%) Microservices
10 7 (11.86%) SDLC

Mentoring
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 (15.25%) Confluence
2 3 (5.08%) OpenStack
3 2 (3.39%) JBoss
4 1 (1.69%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.69%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.69%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.69%) nginx
4 1 (1.69%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Academy Housing
1 1 (1.69%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.25%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (10.17%) Slack
3 4 (6.78%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (3.39%) GitHub
4 2 (3.39%) SaaS
5 1 (1.69%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.69%) Heroku
5 1 (1.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.39%) Firewall
1 2 (3.39%) LAN
1 2 (3.39%) WAN
2 1 (1.69%) DHCP
2 1 (1.69%) HTTP
2 1 (1.69%) Kerberos
2 1 (1.69%) NAS
2 1 (1.69%) SAN
2 1 (1.69%) Skype
2 1 (1.69%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.17%) NoSQL
1 6 (10.17%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (8.47%) MongoDB
3 4 (6.78%) MySQL
3 4 (6.78%) Oracle Database
4 3 (5.08%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (5.08%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.69%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.69%) Big Data
5 1 (1.69%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.69%) HBase
5 1 (1.69%) OLAP
5 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (1.69%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (1.69%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.69%) Power BI
5 1 (1.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (16.95%) JIRA
2 7 (11.86%) Git (software)
2 7 (11.86%) Jenkins
3 4 (6.78%) Cucumber
4 3 (5.08%) GitLab
4 3 (5.08%) HP UFT
4 3 (5.08%) Selenium
5 2 (3.39%) Burp Suite
5 2 (3.39%) JMeter
5 2 (3.39%) LoadRunner
5 2 (3.39%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.69%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.69%) JUnit
6 1 (1.69%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (1.69%) SonarQube
6 1 (1.69%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 5 (8.47%) Finance
2 2 (3.39%) Legal
3 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (20.34%) User Researcher
2 7 (11.86%) Developer
2 7 (11.86%) Senior User Researcher
3 6 (10.17%) Architect
4 4 (6.78%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (5.08%) Analyst
5 3 (5.08%) Data Engineer
5 3 (5.08%) Delivery Manager
5 3 (5.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (5.08%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (5.08%) Software Developer
5 3 (5.08%) Software Engineer
5 3 (5.08%) Technical Architect
5 3 (5.08%) Test Engineer
6 2 (3.39%) .NET Architect
6 2 (3.39%) Java Technical Architect
6 2 (3.39%) Oracle DBA
6 2 (3.39%) Senior .NET Architect
6 2 (3.39%) Systems Architect
6 2 (3.39%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.17%) REST
2 4 (6.78%) Web Services
3 3 (5.08%) .NET
3 3 (5.08%) .NET Framework
3 3 (5.08%) Node.js
4 2 (3.39%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (1.69%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.69%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.69%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.69%) Entity Framework
5 1 (1.69%) HTML
5 1 (1.69%) Kafka
5 1 (1.69%) Laravel
5 1 (1.69%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 1 (1.69%) React
5 1 (1.69%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (1.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (1.69%) Velocity
5 1 (1.69%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 15 (25.42%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (13.56%) Blog
3 3 (5.08%) CMDB
4 2 (3.39%) Clustering
4 2 (3.39%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.39%) Public Cloud
4 2 (3.39%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.69%) Biotechnology
5 1 (1.69%) Life Science
5 1 (1.69%) PMI
5 1 (1.69%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.69%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.56%) Linux
2 6 (10.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (5.08%) Unix
4 2 (3.39%) Windows
5 1 (1.69%) CentOS
5 1 (1.69%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (1.69%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (59.32%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (50.85%) Coaching
3 22 (37.29%) Problem-Solving
4 18 (30.51%) Continuous Improvement
5 13 (22.03%) Analytics
5 13 (22.03%) DevOps
5 13 (22.03%) Market Research
5 13 (22.03%) Psychology
5 13 (22.03%) Usability Testing
5 13 (22.03%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
6 10 (16.95%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (13.56%) Prototyping
7 8 (13.56%) Technical Leadership
7 8 (13.56%) Web Analytics
7 8 (13.56%) Web Design
8 7 (11.86%) Decision-Making
8 7 (11.86%) SDLC
8 7 (11.86%) Service Management
8 7 (11.86%) Software Engineering
8 7 (11.86%) Strategic Thinking
Programming Languages
1 9 (15.25%) SQL
2 6 (10.17%) Java
3 5 (8.47%) JavaScript
3 5 (8.47%) Python
4 4 (6.78%) C#
4 4 (6.78%) Shell Script
5 3 (5.08%) Bash Shell
5 3 (5.08%) Perl
6 2 (3.39%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.69%) PHP
7 1 (1.69%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 22 (37.29%) Degree
2 9 (15.25%) Security Cleared
3 6 (10.17%) SC Cleared
4 4 (6.78%) Master's Degree
5 2 (3.39%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.69%) APMG
6 1 (1.69%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.69%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.69%) ISEB
6 1 (1.69%) OCP
6 1 (1.69%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (1.69%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.69%) PMP
6 1 (1.69%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 1 (1.69%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 1 (1.69%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
6 1 (1.69%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.78%) QA
2 2 (3.39%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (1.69%) WCAG
System Software
1 4 (6.78%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.39%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.69%) Docker
3 1 (1.69%) HDFS
3 1 (1.69%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.69%) vSphere
3 1 (1.69%) XenApp
3 1 (1.69%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (10.17%) Ansible
2 5 (8.47%) Puppet
3 2 (3.39%) Grafana
3 2 (3.39%) Nessus
3 2 (3.39%) Prometheus
3 2 (3.39%) Terraform
4 1 (1.69%) Data Guard
4 1 (1.69%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (1.69%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (1.69%) SCCM
4 1 (1.69%) SCOM
4 1 (1.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (1.69%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 8 (13.56%) Oracle
2 3 (5.08%) Citrix
2 3 (5.08%) Cloudera
2 3 (5.08%) Hortonworks
2 3 (5.08%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.39%) BT
3 2 (3.39%) EMC
3 2 (3.39%) Informatica
3 2 (3.39%) Red Hat
3 2 (3.39%) SAP
3 2 (3.39%) ServiceNow
3 2 (3.39%) Splunk
3 2 (3.39%) VMware
4 1 (1.69%) 3PAR
4 1 (1.69%) BMC
4 1 (1.69%) Cisco
4 1 (1.69%) Civica
4 1 (1.69%) Foundry
4 1 (1.69%) Ivanti
4 1 (1.69%) Northgate