Period
to 15 July 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 15 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.

Continuous Delivery
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
15 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 77 75 137
Rank change year-on-year -2 +62 -51
Contract jobs citing Continuous Delivery 28 21 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 2.54% 2.14% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.94% 2.41% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 4 8
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £500 £413 £480
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.09% -14.06% +2.13%
10th Percentile £364 £315 £378
90th Percentile £600 £627 £500
North East median daily rate £500 £413 £480
% change year-on-year +21.09% -14.06% +2.13%
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 954 870 1,962
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 86.57% 88.69% 88.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 670 598 1,331
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £388 £376 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.99% +15.77% -12.16%
10th Percentile £256 £263 £221
90th Percentile £582 £538 £500
North East median daily rate £385 £375 £325
% change year-on-year +2.67% +15.38% -10.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 31 96
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £13.75 £30.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -54.17% +7.14% +111.32%
10th Percentile £8.74 £10.13 £14.60
90th Percentile £43.75 £43.00 £36.00
North East median hourly rate £13.50 £24.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year -44.90% -12.50% +107.41%

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 15 July 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 15 July 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 -3 28 £500 +21.09% 6
Continuous Delivery
North East

For the 6 months to 15 July 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 20 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 20 (71.43%) DevOps
2 16 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (53.57%) Mentoring
4 14 (50.00%) JIRA
5 13 (46.43%) Kanban
6 12 (42.86%) Coaching
7 11 (39.29%) Confluence
7 11 (39.29%) Linux
8 10 (35.71%) Scrum
8 10 (35.71%) Ansible
9 9 (32.14%) Line Management
9 9 (32.14%) OpenStack
9 9 (32.14%) Jenkins
9 9 (32.14%) Git (software)
9 9 (32.14%) Amazon AWS
9 9 (32.14%) Release Management
9 9 (32.14%) Performance Management
9 9 (32.14%) Self-Motivation
9 9 (32.14%) Deployment Automation
10 8 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
10 8 (28.57%) Puppet
11 7 (25.00%) ITIL
11 7 (25.00%) Terraform
12 6 (21.43%) Software Delivery
12 6 (21.43%) Unix
12 6 (21.43%) Configuration Management
12 6 (21.43%) Open Source
13 5 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
13 5 (17.86%) Migration

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 11 (39.29%) Confluence
2 9 (32.14%) OpenStack
3 2 (7.14%) CMS
4 1 (3.57%) Apache
4 1 (3.57%) nginx
4 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 9 (32.14%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (17.86%) AWS CloudFormation
3 4 (14.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 4 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (14.29%) Amazon S3
4 2 (7.14%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (7.14%) PaaS
4 2 (7.14%) Serverless
4 2 (7.14%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) DHCP
1 1 (3.57%) HTTP
1 1 (3.57%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) MySQL
2 4 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database
3 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (3.57%) Apache Hive
5 1 (3.57%) Big Data
5 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
5 1 (3.57%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 14 (50.00%) JIRA
2 9 (32.14%) Git (software)
2 9 (32.14%) Jenkins
3 5 (17.86%) GitLab
3 5 (17.86%) Sonatype Nexus
4 4 (14.29%) Maven
5 3 (10.71%) Subversion
6 1 (3.57%) Artifactory
6 1 (3.57%) Cucumber
6 1 (3.57%) Jasmine
6 1 (3.57%) JUnit
6 1 (3.57%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (3.57%) Selenium
6 1 (3.57%) SonarQube
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) Lead DevOps
2 6 (21.43%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) Analyst
3 5 (17.86%) Business Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) AWS DevOps
4 3 (10.71%) DBA
4 3 (10.71%) Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Environment And Release Manager
4 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
4 3 (10.71%) Operations Manager
4 3 (10.71%) Oracle DBA
4 3 (10.71%) Platform Manager
4 3 (10.71%) Release Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Java Developer
5 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared DBA
6 1 (3.57%) DevOps Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Programme Manager
6 1 (3.57%) QA Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) Elastic Stack
2 3 (10.71%) CSS
2 3 (10.71%) HTML
2 3 (10.71%) JSON
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 3 (10.71%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (10.71%) SOAP
2 3 (10.71%) Spring Boot
2 3 (10.71%) Web Services
2 3 (10.71%) XML
2 3 (10.71%) XSLT
3 2 (7.14%) jQuery
3 2 (7.14%) REST
3 2 (7.14%) RESTful
3 2 (7.14%) Spring
3 2 (7.14%) XSD
3 2 (7.14%) Zuul
4 1 (3.57%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (3.57%) Java EE
4 1 (3.57%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) Self-Motivation
2 5 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (14.29%) Private Cloud
4 3 (10.71%) Computer Science
5 2 (7.14%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (3.57%) Clustering
6 1 (3.57%) NHS
6 1 (3.57%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (39.29%) Linux
2 6 (21.43%) Unix
3 4 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (10.71%) CentOS
4 3 (10.71%) Oracle Linux
4 3 (10.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 20 (71.43%) DevOps
2 16 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (53.57%) Mentoring
4 13 (46.43%) Kanban
5 12 (42.86%) Coaching
6 10 (35.71%) Scrum
7 9 (32.14%) Deployment Automation
7 9 (32.14%) Line Management
7 9 (32.14%) Performance Management
7 9 (32.14%) Release Management
8 8 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
9 7 (25.00%) ITIL
10 6 (21.43%) Configuration Management
10 6 (21.43%) Open Source
10 6 (21.43%) Software Delivery
11 5 (17.86%) Migration
12 3 (10.71%) Performance Tuning
12 3 (10.71%) SOA
12 3 (10.71%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 3 (10.71%) Python
2 3 (10.71%) Shell Script
3 2 (7.14%) Groovy
3 2 (7.14%) Java
3 2 (7.14%) SQL
4 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.57%) C#
4 1 (3.57%) Perl
4 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (10.71%) Degree
1 3 (10.71%) OCP
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) Docker
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle RAC
1 3 (10.71%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (35.71%) Ansible
2 8 (28.57%) Puppet
3 7 (25.00%) Terraform
4 3 (10.71%) Data Guard
4 3 (10.71%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Consul
6 1 (3.57%) Grafana
6 1 (3.57%) Graylog
6 1 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Dynatrace
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle
3 2 (7.14%) OpenText
3 2 (7.14%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.57%) Black Duck
4 1 (3.57%) Citrix
4 1 (3.57%) Ivanti
4 1 (3.57%) VMware