Period
to 18 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear with a requirement for Continuous Delivery skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Continuous Delivery over the 6 months to 18 October 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.

Continuous Delivery
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 73 148
Rank change year-on-year +25 +75 -65
Contract jobs citing Continuous Delivery 38 19 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 4.32% 2.12% 0.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.89% 2.44% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 30 19
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £525 £588 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.64% +34.13% -14.12%
10th Percentile £371 £463 £336
90th Percentile £600 £638 £500
North East median daily rate £525 £588 £438
% change year-on-year -10.64% +34.13% -14.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - -
North East median hourly rate - - -

Continuous Delivery 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 777 778 2,269
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 88.30% 86.93% 88.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 537 545 1,593
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £413 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +10.29% -17.07%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £225
90th Percentile £600 £542 £512
North East median daily rate £400 £365 £348
% change year-on-year +9.59% +4.81% -12.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 33 102
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £11.50 £30.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -61.67% +7.14% +78.63%
10th Percentile £8.89 £10.10 £14.01
90th Percentile £35.00 £47.33 £36.00
North East median hourly rate £12.00 £26.75 £28.00
% change year-on-year -55.14% -4.46% +86.67%

Continuous Delivery
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Delivery in Tyne and Wear

Continuous Delivery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Continuous Delivery in Tyne and Wear

Continuous Delivery
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Delivery in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Continuous Delivery in Tyne and Wear

Continuous Delivery
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 Continuous Delivery within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 18 October 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 +17 38 £525 -10.64% 9
Continuous Delivery
North East

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Continuous Delivery 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Continuous Delivery.

1 32 (84.21%) DevOps
2 28 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (68.42%) Ansible
4 24 (63.16%) Amazon AWS
5 23 (60.53%) Jenkins
6 22 (57.89%) Continuous Integration
7 21 (55.26%) Linux
7 21 (55.26%) Terraform
8 19 (50.00%) Puppet
9 16 (42.11%) Configuration Management
10 15 (39.47%) Docker
11 14 (36.84%) Open Source
12 13 (34.21%) ITIL
12 13 (34.21%) Python
13 12 (31.58%) Unix
13 12 (31.58%) Software Delivery
14 11 (28.95%) Sonatype Nexus
14 11 (28.95%) GitLab
15 10 (26.32%) AWS CloudFormation
15 10 (26.32%) Kubernetes
15 10 (26.32%) QA
16 9 (23.68%) Maven
16 9 (23.68%) JIRA
16 9 (23.68%) Amazon EC2
16 9 (23.68%) Amazon S3
16 9 (23.68%) CentOS
16 9 (23.68%) Private Cloud
16 9 (23.68%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 9 (23.68%) Mentoring
16 9 (23.68%) Dynatrace

Continuous Delivery
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 5 (13.16%) Confluence
2 3 (7.89%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.63%) CMS
3 1 (2.63%) nginx
3 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 24 (63.16%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (26.32%) AWS CloudFormation
3 9 (23.68%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 9 (23.68%) Amazon EC2
3 9 (23.68%) Amazon S3
4 7 (18.42%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (15.79%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (10.53%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (5.26%) PaaS
8 1 (2.63%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (2.63%) IaaS
8 1 (2.63%) SaaS
8 1 (2.63%) Serverless
8 1 (2.63%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) DHCP
1 1 (2.63%) HTTP
1 1 (2.63%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.42%) MongoDB
1 7 (18.42%) MySQL
1 7 (18.42%) NoSQL
2 4 (10.53%) Oracle Database
2 4 (10.53%) Oracle Database 12c
2 4 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (10.53%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.63%) KDB
4 1 (2.63%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.63%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 23 (60.53%) Jenkins
2 11 (28.95%) GitLab
2 11 (28.95%) Sonatype Nexus
3 9 (23.68%) JIRA
3 9 (23.68%) Maven
4 8 (21.05%) Git (software)
5 2 (5.26%) Subversion
6 1 (2.63%) Gatling
6 1 (2.63%) JMeter
6 1 (2.63%) LoadRunner
6 1 (2.63%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (2.63%) Selenium
6 1 (2.63%) SonarQube
6 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 6 (15.79%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Electronics
2 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.63%) Marketing
2 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (55.26%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (10.53%) DBA
2 4 (10.53%) Oracle DBA
3 3 (7.89%) Delivery Manager
3 3 (7.89%) SC Cleared DBA
4 2 (5.26%) AWS DevOps
4 2 (5.26%) Consultant
4 2 (5.26%) Developer
5 1 (2.63%) Analyst
5 1 (2.63%) Architect
5 1 (2.63%) Business Analyst
5 1 (2.63%) Java Developer
5 1 (2.63%) Lead Architect
5 1 (2.63%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (2.63%) Performance Test Consultant
5 1 (2.63%) Programme Manager
5 1 (2.63%) QA Manager
5 1 (2.63%) Security Consultant
5 1 (2.63%) Systems Architect
5 1 (2.63%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (23.68%) Elastic Stack
2 7 (18.42%) RabbitMQ
2 7 (18.42%) Spring Boot
2 7 (18.42%) Zuul
3 6 (15.79%) HTML
4 4 (10.53%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 2 (5.26%) CSS
5 2 (5.26%) JSON
5 2 (5.26%) SOAP
5 2 (5.26%) Web Services
5 2 (5.26%) XML
5 2 (5.26%) XSLT
6 1 (2.63%) .NET
6 1 (2.63%) Java EE
6 1 (2.63%) jQuery
6 1 (2.63%) REST
6 1 (2.63%) RESTful
6 1 (2.63%) Spring
6 1 (2.63%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.68%) Private Cloud
2 4 (10.53%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.26%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.63%) Clustering
4 1 (2.63%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.63%) NHS
4 1 (2.63%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 21 (55.26%) Linux
2 12 (31.58%) Unix
3 9 (23.68%) CentOS
4 8 (21.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (10.53%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (5.26%) DC/OS
6 2 (5.26%) Mesosphere
6 2 (5.26%) VMS
6 2 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (84.21%) DevOps
2 28 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (57.89%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (42.11%) Configuration Management
5 14 (36.84%) Open Source
6 13 (34.21%) ITIL
7 12 (31.58%) Software Delivery
8 9 (23.68%) Mentoring
9 8 (21.05%) Kanban
9 8 (21.05%) Scrum
9 8 (21.05%) Technical Architecture
10 6 (15.79%) Coaching
10 6 (15.79%) Migration
10 6 (15.79%) OO
10 6 (15.79%) Problem-Solving
11 4 (10.53%) Continuous Deployment
11 4 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
12 3 (7.89%) Deployment Automation
12 3 (7.89%) Microservices
12 3 (7.89%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 13 (34.21%) Python
2 8 (21.05%) JavaScript
3 7 (18.42%) Bash Shell
4 5 (13.16%) C#
5 4 (10.53%) C++
5 4 (10.53%) Shell Script
6 3 (7.89%) Java
7 2 (5.26%) Scala
8 1 (2.63%) Groovy
8 1 (2.63%) Perl
8 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.63%) Ruby
8 1 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (10.53%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (10.53%) Degree
1 4 (10.53%) OCP
1 4 (10.53%) Oracle Certification
2 3 (7.89%) SC Cleared
2 3 (7.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (26.32%) QA
System Software
1 15 (39.47%) Docker
2 4 (10.53%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (10.53%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.63%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 26 (68.42%) Ansible
2 21 (55.26%) Terraform
3 19 (50.00%) Puppet
4 10 (26.32%) Kubernetes
5 7 (18.42%) Consul
6 6 (15.79%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (10.53%) Data Guard
7 4 (10.53%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 3 (7.89%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 9 (23.68%) Dynatrace
2 5 (13.16%) Google
2 5 (13.16%) Oracle
3 2 (5.26%) Black Duck
3 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.26%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.63%) Citrix
4 1 (2.63%) Ivanti
4 1 (2.63%) OpenText
4 1 (2.63%) Pega
4 1 (2.63%) SAP
4 1 (2.63%) SOASTA, Inc
4 1 (2.63%) Sybase
4 1 (2.63%) VMware