Period
to 17 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear with a requirement for Mentoring skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Mentoring over the 6 months to 17 December 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.

Mentorship
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 38 33 82
Rank change year-on-year -5 +49 -43
Contract jobs citing Mentoring 55 60 72
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 5.68% 6.52% 3.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.32% 7.44% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 82 65
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £450 £543 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.05% +39.10% -8.24%
10th Percentile £359 £413 £280
90th Percentile £566 £638 £522
North East median daily rate £450 £535 £392
% change year-on-year -15.89% +36.57% -11.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £11.50 - -
North East median hourly rate £11.50 - -

Mentoring 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 870 806 1,946
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 89.88% 87.61% 88.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 623 580 1,390
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £415 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.41% +11.35% -14.57%
10th Percentile £282 £244 £240
90th Percentile £575 £563 £525
North East median daily rate £409 £375 £360
% change year-on-year +9.00% +4.17% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 27 79
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £14.89 £17.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.91% -36.36% +41.03%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.60 £13.80
90th Percentile £46.10 £50.00 £36.00
North East median hourly rate £14.00 £20.25 £26.50
% change year-on-year -30.86% -23.58% +55.88%

Mentoring
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Job vacancy trend for Mentoring in Tyne and Wear

Mentoring
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mentoring in Tyne and Wear

Mentoring
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mentoring in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 17 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Mentoring in Tyne and Wear

Mentoring
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mentoring in Tyne and Wear.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mentoring in Tyne and Wear

Mentoring
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 Mentoring within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 17 December 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 53 £450 -17.05% 21
South Shields - 1 £325 -
Gateshead - 1 £413 - 1
Mentoring
North East

For the 6 months to 17 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Mentoring 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 Mentoring.

1 38 (69.09%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (52.73%) Coaching
3 24 (43.64%) Problem-Solving
4 20 (36.36%) Degree
5 18 (32.73%) Continuous Improvement
6 17 (30.91%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (23.64%) DevOps
7 13 (23.64%) Analytics
7 13 (23.64%) Market Research
7 13 (23.64%) Psychology
7 13 (23.64%) Usability Testing
7 13 (23.64%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
8 12 (21.82%) JIRA
8 12 (21.82%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (20.00%) Confluence
9 11 (20.00%) SQL
10 10 (18.18%) Linux
10 10 (18.18%) SDLC
10 10 (18.18%) Prototyping
11 9 (16.36%) Amazon AWS
11 9 (16.36%) Software Engineering
12 8 (14.55%) Web Analytics
12 8 (14.55%) Blog
12 8 (14.55%) PostgreSQL
12 8 (14.55%) Web Design
12 8 (14.55%) Oracle
12 8 (14.55%) BDD
12 8 (14.55%) Security Cleared
12 8 (14.55%) Test Automation
12 8 (14.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Mentoring
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 (20.00%) Confluence
2 3 (5.45%) OpenStack
3 2 (3.64%) JBoss
4 1 (1.82%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.82%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.82%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.82%) nginx
4 1 (1.82%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.36%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (10.91%) Slack
3 2 (3.64%) GitHub
3 2 (3.64%) IaaS
3 2 (3.64%) SaaS
4 1 (1.82%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.82%) Heroku
4 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.27%) Firewall
2 2 (3.64%) Internet
2 2 (3.64%) LAN
2 2 (3.64%) WAN
3 1 (1.82%) DHCP
3 1 (1.82%) HTTP
3 1 (1.82%) Kerberos
3 1 (1.82%) Skype
3 1 (1.82%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.55%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (10.91%) NoSQL
3 5 (9.09%) MongoDB
4 4 (7.27%) MySQL
4 4 (7.27%) Oracle Database
5 3 (5.45%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (5.45%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.82%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.82%) Big Data
6 1 (1.82%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.82%) HBase
6 1 (1.82%) OLAP
6 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (1.82%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (1.82%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.82%) Power BI
6 1 (1.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (21.82%) JIRA
2 7 (12.73%) Git (software)
2 7 (12.73%) Jenkins
3 4 (7.27%) Cucumber
3 4 (7.27%) HP UFT
3 4 (7.27%) Selenium
4 3 (5.45%) GitLab
4 3 (5.45%) JMeter
4 3 (5.45%) LoadRunner
5 2 (3.64%) Burp Suite
5 2 (3.64%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.82%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.82%) JUnit
6 1 (1.82%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (1.82%) SonarQube
6 1 (1.82%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 5 (9.09%) Finance
2 2 (3.64%) Legal
3 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (21.82%) User Researcher
2 7 (12.73%) Senior User Researcher
3 6 (10.91%) Developer
4 5 (9.09%) Software Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) Architect
5 4 (7.27%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Data Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Delivery Manager
6 3 (5.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Software Developer
6 3 (5.45%) Technical Architect
6 3 (5.45%) Test Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Tester
7 2 (3.64%) DBA
7 2 (3.64%) Java Architect
7 2 (3.64%) Java Technical Architect
7 2 (3.64%) MySQL Developer
7 2 (3.64%) Senior Developer
7 2 (3.64%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.91%) REST
2 4 (7.27%) Web Services
3 3 (5.45%) Node.js
4 2 (3.64%) Elastic Stack
4 2 (3.64%) RESTful
5 1 (1.82%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.82%) HTML
5 1 (1.82%) Kafka
5 1 (1.82%) Laravel
5 1 (1.82%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 1 (1.82%) React
5 1 (1.82%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (1.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (1.82%) Velocity
5 1 (1.82%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 17 (30.91%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (14.55%) Blog
3 3 (5.45%) CMDB
3 3 (5.45%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.64%) Clustering
4 2 (3.64%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (3.64%) Public Cloud
4 2 (3.64%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.82%) Biotechnology
5 1 (1.82%) Life Science
5 1 (1.82%) PMI
5 1 (1.82%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.82%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 10 (18.18%) Linux
2 8 (14.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (5.45%) CentOS
3 3 (5.45%) Unix
4 2 (3.64%) Windows
5 1 (1.82%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (1.82%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (69.09%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (52.73%) Coaching
3 24 (43.64%) Problem-Solving
4 18 (32.73%) Continuous Improvement
5 13 (23.64%) Analytics
5 13 (23.64%) DevOps
5 13 (23.64%) Market Research
5 13 (23.64%) Psychology
5 13 (23.64%) Usability Testing
5 13 (23.64%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
6 12 (21.82%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (18.18%) Prototyping
7 10 (18.18%) SDLC
8 9 (16.36%) Software Engineering
9 8 (14.55%) BDD
9 8 (14.55%) Technical Leadership
9 8 (14.55%) Test Automation
9 8 (14.55%) Web Analytics
9 8 (14.55%) Web Design
10 7 (12.73%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 11 (20.00%) SQL
2 6 (10.91%) Java
2 6 (10.91%) Shell Script
3 5 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 5 (9.09%) Python
4 3 (5.45%) Bash Shell
4 3 (5.45%) Perl
5 1 (1.82%) C#
5 1 (1.82%) PHP
5 1 (1.82%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.82%) Ruby
5 1 (1.82%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (36.36%) Degree
2 8 (14.55%) Security Cleared
3 5 (9.09%) SC Cleared
4 4 (7.27%) Master's Degree
5 2 (3.64%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.82%) APMG
6 1 (1.82%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.82%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.82%) ISEB
6 1 (1.82%) OCP
6 1 (1.82%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (1.82%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.82%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.09%) QA
2 2 (3.64%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (1.82%) WCAG
System Software
1 4 (7.27%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.64%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.82%) Docker
3 1 (1.82%) HDFS
3 1 (1.82%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.82%) vSphere
3 1 (1.82%) XenApp
3 1 (1.82%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (14.55%) Ansible
2 7 (12.73%) Puppet
3 2 (3.64%) Grafana
3 2 (3.64%) Nessus
3 2 (3.64%) Prometheus
3 2 (3.64%) Terraform
4 1 (1.82%) Data Guard
4 1 (1.82%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (1.82%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (1.82%) SCCM
4 1 (1.82%) SCOM
4 1 (1.82%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (1.82%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 8 (14.55%) Oracle
2 4 (7.27%) ServiceNow
3 3 (5.45%) Citrix
3 3 (5.45%) Cloudera
3 3 (5.45%) Hortonworks
3 3 (5.45%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.64%) BT
4 2 (3.64%) EnterpriseDB
4 2 (3.64%) Informatica
4 2 (3.64%) Pega
4 2 (3.64%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.64%) Splunk
4 2 (3.64%) VMware
5 1 (1.82%) 3PAR
5 1 (1.82%) BMC
5 1 (1.82%) EMC
5 1 (1.82%) Foundry
5 1 (1.82%) Ivanti
5 1 (1.82%) SAP
5 1 (1.82%) Tableau