The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear with a requirement for Cloud Computing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cloud Computing over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 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.

Cloud Computing
North East / Tyne and Wear
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 51
Contract jobs citing Cloud Computing 0 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear - - 1.43%
As % of the Cloud Services category - - 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 8
Median daily rate - - £288
UK excluding London median daily rate £455 £450 £350
% change year-on-year +1.11% +28.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Cloud Computing is in the cloud computing skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 33 78 21
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 8.55% 5.54% 3.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 57 16
Median daily rate £388 £493 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.31% +64.16%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £310 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £533 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £390
% change year-on-year - +15.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £14.60 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £16.50 £26.75
% change year-on-year +75.75% -38.31%  

Cloud Computing
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear citing Cloud Computing as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Computing in Tyne and Wear

Cloud Computing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Cloud Computing in Tyne and Wear.

Contractor daily rate trend for Cloud Computing in Tyne and Wear