Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear with a requirement for Collaborative Working skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Collaborative Working over the 6 months to 19 January 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.

Collaborative Working
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 38 94 58
Rank change year-on-year +56 -36 +8
Contract jobs citing Collaborative Working 53 51 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 5.69% 2.50% 3.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.59% 2.86% 3.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 38 64
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £425 £400 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -20.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £347 £298 £300
90th Percentile £588 £500 £600
North East median daily rate £425 £400 £500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -20.00% +8.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - -
North East median hourly rate - - -

Collaborative Working 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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 804 1,783 1,290
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 86.27% 87.44% 86.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 578 1,291 857
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £400 £375 £417
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -9.96% +6.79%
10th Percentile £259 £265 £263
90th Percentile £588 £530 £600
North East median daily rate £400 £375 £415
% change year-on-year +6.67% -9.64% +10.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 52 43
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £18.50 £27.75 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.33% +42.31% -10.55%
10th Percentile £9.40 £12.38 £12.07
90th Percentile £50.00 £40.00 £36.00
North East median hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year +13.21% +55.88% -22.09%

Collaborative Working
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing Collaborative Working as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for Collaborative Working in Tyne and Wear

Collaborative Working
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Collaborative Working in Tyne and Wear

Collaborative Working
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Collaborative Working in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Collaborative Working in Tyne and Wear

Collaborative Working
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Collaborative Working within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 19 January 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +63 53 £425 +6.25% 2
Collaborative Working
North East

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Collaborative Working also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Collaborative Working.

1 37 (69.81%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (35.85%) Continuous Improvement
3 18 (33.96%) User Experience
4 17 (32.08%) HTML
4 17 (32.08%) CSS
5 16 (30.19%) Degree
6 15 (28.30%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 13 (24.53%) NoSQL
7 13 (24.53%) QA
7 13 (24.53%) Data Management
7 13 (24.53%) Project Management
7 13 (24.53%) Relational Database
7 13 (24.53%) Data Engineering
7 13 (24.53%) Service Design
8 12 (22.64%) Microsoft Office
8 12 (22.64%) Microsoft
9 11 (20.75%) SFIA
9 11 (20.75%) Prototyping
10 10 (18.87%) Acceptance Criteria
10 10 (18.87%) Data Warehouse
10 10 (18.87%) SQL
10 10 (18.87%) Service Management
10 10 (18.87%) UX Design
11 9 (16.98%) Waterfall
11 9 (16.98%) Software Engineering
11 9 (16.98%) Scrum
11 9 (16.98%) ETL
11 9 (16.98%) Front End Development
11 9 (16.98%) Mentoring
11 9 (16.98%) Coaching

Collaborative Working
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 2 (3.77%) Apache Spark
1 2 (3.77%) SAS
2 1 (1.89%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (22.64%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (9.43%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (9.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 5 (9.43%) MS Visio
3 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.89%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (24.53%) NoSQL
1 13 (24.53%) Relational Database
2 10 (18.87%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (5.66%) Big Data
3 3 (5.66%) OLAP
3 3 (5.66%) Oracle OLAP
4 2 (3.77%) Apache Hive
4 2 (3.77%) HBase
4 2 (3.77%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.77%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.89%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.89%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 3 (5.66%) JIRA
2 1 (1.89%) ERwin
General
1 2 (3.77%) Finance
1 2 (3.77%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (32.08%) Designer
2 14 (26.42%) Senior Designer
3 13 (24.53%) Data Engineer
4 9 (16.98%) Interaction Designer
5 8 (15.09%) Analyst
5 8 (15.09%) Business Analyst
5 8 (15.09%) Senior Interaction Designer
6 7 (13.21%) Developer
6 7 (13.21%) Implementation Manager
7 6 (11.32%) Senior Data Engineer
8 5 (9.43%) Service Manager
8 5 (9.43%) Service Transition Manager
8 5 (9.43%) Transition Manager
9 4 (7.55%) Agile Business Analyst
9 4 (7.55%) UX Designer
10 3 (5.66%) ETL Developer
10 3 (5.66%) Senior UI Designer
10 3 (5.66%) UI Designer
11 2 (3.77%) Integration Engineer
11 2 (3.77%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (32.08%) CSS
1 17 (32.08%) HTML
2 1 (1.89%) Hibernate
2 1 (1.89%) JSON
2 1 (1.89%) RESTful
2 1 (1.89%) SOAP
2 1 (1.89%) Spring
2 1 (1.89%) Swing
2 1 (1.89%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (33.96%) User Experience
2 5 (9.43%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.66%) Smartphone
4 2 (3.77%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.77%) Social Media
5 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.89%) CESG
5 1 (1.89%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.89%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.21%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (69.81%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (35.85%) Continuous Improvement
3 15 (28.30%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 13 (24.53%) Data Engineering
4 13 (24.53%) Data Management
4 13 (24.53%) Project Management
4 13 (24.53%) Service Design
5 11 (20.75%) Prototyping
5 11 (20.75%) SFIA
6 10 (18.87%) Acceptance Criteria
6 10 (18.87%) Service Management
6 10 (18.87%) UX Design
7 9 (16.98%) Coaching
7 9 (16.98%) ETL
7 9 (16.98%) Front End Development
7 9 (16.98%) Mentoring
7 9 (16.98%) Scrum
7 9 (16.98%) Software Engineering
7 9 (16.98%) Waterfall
8 8 (15.09%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 10 (18.87%) SQL
2 8 (15.09%) JavaScript
3 7 (13.21%) Shell Script
4 6 (11.32%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.89%) Java
5 1 (1.89%) Python
5 1 (1.89%) R
Qualifications
1 16 (30.19%) Degree
2 5 (9.43%) Security Cleared
3 4 (7.55%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.89%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (1.89%) CISSP
4 1 (1.89%) CITP
4 1 (1.89%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.89%) IISP
4 1 (1.89%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (24.53%) QA
2 1 (1.89%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 3 (5.66%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 12 (22.64%) Microsoft
2 8 (15.09%) Cloudera
2 8 (15.09%) Hortonworks
2 8 (15.09%) Oracle
3 7 (13.21%) CheckPoint
3 7 (13.21%) Informatica
4 6 (11.32%) IBM
5 5 (9.43%) ServiceNow
6 3 (5.66%) SAP
6 3 (5.66%) Tableau
7 1 (1.89%) CA