Period
to 17 February 2019

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

Performance Monitoring
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
17 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 64 84 134
Rank change year-on-year +20 +50 -33
Contract jobs citing Performance Monitoring 31 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 2.99% 0.43% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.44% 0.49% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 4 8
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £400 £458 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.57% +6.40% +43.93%
10th Percentile £325 £326 £363
90th Percentile £530 £598 £517
North East median daily rate £400 £350 £430
% change year-on-year +14.29% -18.60% +43.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - -
North East median hourly rate - - -

Performance Monitoring 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 900 821 1,765
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 86.71% 87.53% 89.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 656 594 1,287
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £300 £261 £267
90th Percentile £563 £588 £529
North East median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 26 51
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £12.50 £15.00 £26.58
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.67% -43.56% +36.28%
10th Percentile £9.88 £8.80 £10.70
90th Percentile £46.20 £36.88 £40.00
North East median hourly rate £13.00 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -27.78% -20.00% +32.35%

Performance Monitoring
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Job vacancy trend for Performance Monitoring in Tyne and Wear

Performance Monitoring
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Performance Monitoring in Tyne and Wear

Performance Monitoring
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Performance Monitoring in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 17 February 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Performance Monitoring in Tyne and Wear

Performance Monitoring
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 Performance Monitoring in Tyne and Wear.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Performance Monitoring in Tyne and Wear

Performance Monitoring
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 Performance Monitoring within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 17 February 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 +25 30 £413 -9.84% 4
Performance Monitoring
North East

For the 6 months to 17 February 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Performance Monitoring 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 Performance Monitoring.

1 25 (80.65%) Linux
2 22 (70.97%) Puppet
3 21 (67.74%) Oracle
4 20 (64.52%) Windows
5 16 (51.61%) Disaster Recovery
5 16 (51.61%) Performance Tuning
5 16 (51.61%) Security Hardening
6 15 (48.39%) DevOps
6 15 (48.39%) Capacity Planning
6 15 (48.39%) SC Cleared
6 15 (48.39%) Security Cleared
6 15 (48.39%) Shell Script
6 15 (48.39%) VMware
7 14 (45.16%) Oracle RAC
7 14 (45.16%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (45.16%) SCCM
7 14 (45.16%) SCOM
7 14 (45.16%) BMC
7 14 (45.16%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 14 (45.16%) MS Exchange
7 14 (45.16%) Active Directory
7 14 (45.16%) VMware Infrastructure
7 14 (45.16%) XenApp
7 14 (45.16%) XenDesktop
7 14 (45.16%) 3PAR
7 14 (45.16%) User Experience
7 14 (45.16%) Jenkins
7 14 (45.16%) vCenter Server
8 13 (41.94%) EMC
8 13 (41.94%) Red Hat

Performance Monitoring
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 14 (45.16%) MS Exchange
2 12 (38.71%) Confluence
3 7 (22.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (6.45%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 12 (38.71%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (29.03%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (9.68%) PaaS
4 2 (6.45%) Azure Functions
4 2 (6.45%) GitHub
4 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (6.45%) OpenShift
4 2 (6.45%) Serverless
5 1 (3.23%) IaaS
5 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (29.03%) Firewall
2 7 (22.58%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
2 7 (22.58%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 14 (45.16%) Jenkins
2 12 (38.71%) Artifactory
2 12 (38.71%) Git (software)
2 12 (38.71%) JIRA
2 12 (38.71%) Maven
2 12 (38.71%) Sonatype Nexus
3 10 (32.26%) GitLab
4 2 (6.45%) Visual Studio Team System
Job Titles
1 12 (38.71%) Administrator
1 12 (38.71%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (25.81%) Linux Administrator
3 7 (22.58%) Server Administrator
4 6 (19.35%) Linux Engineer
5 5 (16.13%) Windows Administrator
6 4 (12.90%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 4 (12.90%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 4 (12.90%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (12.90%) Windows Systems Administrator
7 3 (9.68%) Analyst
7 3 (9.68%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (6.45%) Consultant
8 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
8 2 (6.45%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
8 2 (6.45%) Senior Infrastructure Support Analyst
8 2 (6.45%) Senior Server Analyst
8 2 (6.45%) Senior Support Analyst
8 2 (6.45%) Server Analyst
8 2 (6.45%) Server Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (38.71%) Elastic Stack
1 12 (38.71%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (45.16%) User Experience
2 12 (38.71%) Hybrid Cloud
3 7 (22.58%) Management Information System
4 6 (19.35%) Clustering
5 2 (6.45%) Data Centre
5 2 (6.45%) Private Cloud
5 2 (6.45%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 25 (80.65%) Linux
2 20 (64.52%) Windows
3 11 (35.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (22.58%) Windows Server
4 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (51.61%) Disaster Recovery
1 16 (51.61%) Performance Tuning
1 16 (51.61%) Security Hardening
2 15 (48.39%) Capacity Planning
2 15 (48.39%) DevOps
3 14 (45.16%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (38.71%) Application Performance Monitoring
4 12 (38.71%) Change Management
4 12 (38.71%) Configuration Management
4 12 (38.71%) Deployment Automation
4 12 (38.71%) Infrastructure Management
4 12 (38.71%) Kanban
4 12 (38.71%) Problem-Solving
4 12 (38.71%) Release Automation
4 12 (38.71%) Scrum
4 12 (38.71%) SOA
4 12 (38.71%) Test Automation
5 9 (29.03%) Task Automation
6 8 (25.81%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (48.39%) Shell Script
2 12 (38.71%) Perl
2 12 (38.71%) Python
2 12 (38.71%) Ruby
3 1 (3.23%) C
3 1 (3.23%) SQL
3 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (48.39%) SC Cleared
1 15 (48.39%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.68%) DV Cleared
3 2 (6.45%) MCSE
3 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) QA
System Software
1 14 (45.16%) Active Directory
1 14 (45.16%) Oracle RAC
1 14 (45.16%) VMware Infrastructure
1 14 (45.16%) XenApp
1 14 (45.16%) XenDesktop
2 12 (38.71%) Docker
3 11 (35.48%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 22 (70.97%) Puppet
2 14 (45.16%) SCCM
2 14 (45.16%) SCOM
2 14 (45.16%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 14 (45.16%) vCenter Server
3 12 (38.71%) Ansible
3 12 (38.71%) Docker Swarm
3 12 (38.71%) Nagios
3 12 (38.71%) ZABBIX
4 11 (35.48%) vMotion
5 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (6.45%) Grafana
6 2 (6.45%) Istio
6 2 (6.45%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 21 (67.74%) Oracle
2 15 (48.39%) VMware
3 14 (45.16%) 3PAR
3 14 (45.16%) BMC
4 13 (41.94%) EMC
4 13 (41.94%) Red Hat
5 12 (38.71%) Riverbed
6 11 (35.48%) HP
7 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
8 2 (6.45%) SolarWinds