Period
to 21 July 2019

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 21 July 2019 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
21 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 61 68 88
Rank change year-on-year +7 +20 +53
Contract jobs citing Deployment Automation 13 35 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 1.72% 3.27% 0.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.99% 3.74% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 22 7
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £425 £350 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.43% -26.32% +46.15%
10th Percentile £363 £313 £458
90th Percentile £538 £500 £567
North East median daily rate £425 £350 £475
% change year-on-year +21.43% -26.32% +46.15%
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 653 936 849
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 86.15% 87.56% 89.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 445 657 581
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £425 £380 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.84% +0.66% +17.05%
10th Percentile £258 £256 £263
90th Percentile £575 £578 £538
North East median daily rate £415 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +10.67% - +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 19 33
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £18.77 £19.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.77% -35.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £10.88 £8.79 £10.70
90th Percentile £55.80 £43.75 £42.80
North East median hourly rate £16.12 £14.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year +15.14% -42.86% -12.50%

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 21 July 2019.

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 21 July 2019. 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 +8 13 £425 +21.43%
Deployment Automation
North East

For the 6 months to 21 July 2019, 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 9 (69.23%) DevOps
2 8 (61.54%) Puppet
3 6 (46.15%) Open Source
3 6 (46.15%) Java
4 5 (38.46%) Data Management
5 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
6 3 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (23.08%) Ruby
6 3 (23.08%) PHP
6 3 (23.08%) Windows
6 3 (23.08%) Linux
6 3 (23.08%) Python
6 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
6 3 (23.08%) Citrix
6 3 (23.08%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (23.08%) Windows 10
6 3 (23.08%) Terraform
6 3 (23.08%) Bash Shell
6 3 (23.08%) Process Improvement
7 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (15.38%) SCCM
7 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
8 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
8 1 (7.69%) RESTful
8 1 (7.69%) Performance Management
8 1 (7.69%) Kanban
8 1 (7.69%) JIRA

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 1 (7.69%) Confluence
1 1 (7.69%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.69%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) AWS DevOps
2 5 (38.46%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) AWS Consultant
3 3 (23.08%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) AWS Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Consultant
3 3 (23.08%) DevOps Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) Applications Packager
5 1 (7.69%) Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Build Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Delivery Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Build Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) Node.js
1 1 (7.69%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
1 3 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
1 3 (23.08%) Windows 10
1 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) DevOps
2 6 (46.15%) Open Source
3 5 (38.46%) Data Management
4 3 (23.08%) Process Improvement
5 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (7.69%) Coaching
6 1 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (7.69%) Decision-Making
6 1 (7.69%) IT Strategy
6 1 (7.69%) Kanban
6 1 (7.69%) Line Management
6 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
6 1 (7.69%) Performance Management
6 1 (7.69%) Release Management
6 1 (7.69%) Scrum
6 1 (7.69%) SDLC
6 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
6 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) Java
2 3 (23.08%) Bash Shell
2 3 (23.08%) PHP
2 3 (23.08%) Python
2 3 (23.08%) Ruby
3 1 (7.69%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 8 (61.54%) Puppet
2 3 (23.08%) Terraform
3 2 (15.38%) SCCM
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Citrix