Period
to 12 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear with a requirement for Patch Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Patch Management over the 6 months to 12 December 2017 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.

Patch Management
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 148 109
Rank change year-on-year +59 -39 -23
Contract jobs citing Patch Management 2 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.22% 0.18% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.21% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 1
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £165 £285 £210
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -42.11% +35.71% +2.44%
North East median daily rate £165 £285 £210
% change year-on-year -42.11% +35.71% +2.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - £12.36
North East median hourly rate - - £12.36

Patch Management 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 795 1917 1340
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 86.60% 85.58% 85.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 567 1371 903
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £390 £351 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.27% -15.03% +10.00%
10th Percentile £244 £243 £263
90th Percentile £563 £525 £600
North East median daily rate £375 £363 £413
% change year-on-year +3.45% -12.12% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 74 48
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £20.25 £28.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.68% +43.59% +5.23%
10th Percentile £9.70 £13.30 £11.55
90th Percentile £50.00 £36.00 £39.15
North East median hourly rate £23.50 £27.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.96% +58.82% -16.05%

Patch Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Job vacancy trend for Patch Management in Tyne and Wear

Patch Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Patch Management in Tyne and Wear

Patch Management
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 Patch Management in Tyne and Wear.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Patch Management in Tyne and Wear

Patch Management
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 Patch Management within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 12 December 2017. 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 +58 2 £165 -42.11%
Patch Management
North East

For the 6 months to 12 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Patch Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Patch Management.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (50.00%) Replication
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) WSUS
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Database Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Redis
2 1 (50.00%) Software Deployment
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Database Mirroring
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server

Patch Management
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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (50.00%) Redis
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) DBA
1 1 (50.00%) SQL DBA
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Database Mirroring
1 1 (50.00%) Database Tuning
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (50.00%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
1 1 (50.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle