Period
to 20 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear with a requirement for Deployment Automation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Deployment Automation over the 6 months to 20 September 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.

Deployment Automation
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 78 81 145
Rank change year-on-year +3 +64 -60
Contract jobs citing Deployment Automation 18 9 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 1.96% 0.98% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.23% 1.13% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 7 11
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £350 £475 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.32% +46.15% -50.00%
10th Percentile £325 £403 £307
90th Percentile £538 £567 £450
North East median daily rate £350 £475 £325
% change year-on-year -26.32% +46.15% -50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - -
North East median hourly rate - - -

Deployment Automation 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 808 799 2,274
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 88.11% 87.23% 89.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 552 547 1,563
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £400 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +13.64% -17.50%
10th Percentile £260 £256 £225
90th Percentile £600 £550 £500
North East median daily rate £400 £365 £330
% change year-on-year +9.59% +10.61% -17.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 37 114
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £13.50 £30.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -55.00% +7.14% +86.67%
10th Percentile £10.13 £10.35 £14.60
90th Percentile £38.50 £47.63 £36.00
North East median hourly rate £13.50 £27.50 £27.75
% change year-on-year -50.91% -0.90% +85.00%

Deployment Automation
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Job vacancy trend for Deployment Automation in Tyne and Wear

Deployment Automation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Deployment Automation in Tyne and Wear

Deployment Automation
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Deployment Automation in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Deployment Automation in Tyne and Wear

Deployment Automation
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 Deployment Automation within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 20 September 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 +4 18 £350 -26.32% 2
Deployment Automation
North East

For the 6 months to 20 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Deployment Automation 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 Deployment Automation.

1 16 (88.89%) Puppet
1 16 (88.89%) DevOps
2 14 (77.78%) Ansible
2 14 (77.78%) Docker
2 14 (77.78%) Linux
3 13 (72.22%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (66.67%) Bash Shell
5 4 (22.22%) Windows
5 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (16.67%) Unix
6 3 (16.67%) MySQL
6 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 3 (16.67%) IBM
6 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 3 (16.67%) Windows Server
7 2 (11.11%) Docker Swarm
7 2 (11.11%) Software Delivery
7 2 (11.11%) Mesosphere
7 2 (11.11%) Terraform
7 2 (11.11%) DC/OS
7 2 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (11.11%) MongoDB
7 2 (11.11%) NoSQL
7 2 (11.11%) VMS
7 2 (11.11%) HTTPS
7 2 (11.11%) SSL
7 2 (11.11%) MVS
7 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (11.11%) Scrum

Deployment Automation
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 (11.11%) WebLogic
1 2 (11.11%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.56%) Apache
2 1 (5.56%) OpenStack
2 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (5.56%) DigitalOcean
3 1 (5.56%) GitHub
3 1 (5.56%) Google Analytics
3 1 (5.56%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) HTTPS
1 2 (11.11%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) MySQL
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) MongoDB
2 2 (11.11%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.56%) DataStage
3 1 (5.56%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 2 (11.11%) Subversion
2 1 (5.56%) GitLab
2 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.56%) Maven
2 1 (5.56%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (5.56%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 13 (72.22%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (50.00%) AWS DevOps
2 9 (50.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 9 (50.00%) AWS Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Operational Support Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Operations Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Operations Support Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (5.56%) LAMP
1 1 (5.56%) LAPP Stack
1 1 (5.56%) Middleware
1 1 (5.56%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (5.56%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (77.78%) Linux
2 4 (22.22%) Windows
3 3 (16.67%) Unix
3 3 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 2 (11.11%) AIX
4 2 (11.11%) DC/OS
4 2 (11.11%) Mesosphere
4 2 (11.11%) MVS
4 2 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (11.11%) VME
4 2 (11.11%) VMS
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (5.56%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) DevOps
2 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (11.11%) Release Management
3 2 (11.11%) Scrum
3 2 (11.11%) Software Delivery
3 2 (11.11%) TDD
4 1 (5.56%) Analytics
4 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (5.56%) ETL
4 1 (5.56%) ITIL
4 1 (5.56%) Kanban
4 1 (5.56%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 2 (11.11%) Python
3 1 (5.56%) Java
3 1 (5.56%) Jython
3 1 (5.56%) Perl
3 1 (5.56%) PHP
3 1 (5.56%) Ruby
3 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 14 (77.78%) Docker
2 1 (5.56%) VirtualBox
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.56%) Xen
Systems Management
1 16 (88.89%) Puppet
2 14 (77.78%) Ansible
3 13 (72.22%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (11.11%) Docker Swarm
4 2 (11.11%) Terraform
5 1 (5.56%) Nagios
5 1 (5.56%) OpenNMS
5 1 (5.56%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) IBM
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) Axway
2 2 (11.11%) Fujitsu
3 1 (5.56%) Google
3 1 (5.56%) Rackspace
3 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.56%) SaltStack
3 1 (5.56%) VMware