Period
to 9 December 2018

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 9 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.

Performance Monitoring
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 79 134
Rank change year-on-year +17 +55 -29
Contract jobs citing Performance Monitoring 26 12 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 2.76% 1.31% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.08% 1.50% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 9 15
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £400 £340 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% -9.33% +20.97%
10th Percentile £333 £297 £255
90th Percentile £510 £361 £500
North East median daily rate £400 £345 £375
% change year-on-year +15.94% -8.00% +25.52%
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 845 798 1,972
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 89.70% 87.31% 87.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 599 566 1,399
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £413 £389 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.11% +11.07% -14.63%
10th Percentile £280 £241 £230
90th Percentile £575 £563 £525
North East median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -14.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 29 86
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £14.89 £18.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.51% -32.73% +41.03%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.80 £14.06
90th Percentile £46.10 £50.00 £36.00
North East median hourly rate £14.00 £21.75 £26.54
% change year-on-year -35.63% -18.04% +51.64%

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 9 December 2018.

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 9 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 +16 26 £400 +17.65% 4
Performance Monitoring
North East

For the 6 months to 9 December 2018, 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 23 (88.46%) Linux
2 22 (84.62%) Oracle
3 19 (73.08%) Puppet
4 18 (69.23%) Windows
5 16 (61.54%) Disaster Recovery
5 16 (61.54%) Performance Tuning
5 16 (61.54%) Security Hardening
6 15 (57.69%) 3PAR
6 15 (57.69%) Capacity Planning
6 15 (57.69%) SC Cleared
6 15 (57.69%) Security Cleared
6 15 (57.69%) VMware
6 15 (57.69%) BMC
6 15 (57.69%) Shell Script
7 14 (53.85%) EMC
7 14 (53.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 14 (53.85%) Active Directory
7 14 (53.85%) MS Exchange
7 14 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
7 14 (53.85%) Oracle RAC
7 14 (53.85%) SCCM
7 14 (53.85%) SCOM
7 14 (53.85%) XenApp
7 14 (53.85%) XenDesktop
7 14 (53.85%) vCenter Server
8 12 (46.15%) HP
9 11 (42.31%) Red Hat
9 11 (42.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 11 (42.31%) VMware ESXi
9 11 (42.31%) User Experience

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 (53.85%) MS Exchange
2 9 (34.62%) Confluence
3 7 (26.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 9 (34.62%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (23.08%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (7.69%) IaaS
3 2 (7.69%) PaaS
3 2 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (30.77%) Firewall
2 7 (26.92%) VLAN
3 1 (3.85%) FTP
3 1 (3.85%) LAN
3 1 (3.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) Oracle Database
1 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) DB2
Development Applications
1 10 (38.46%) Artifactory
1 10 (38.46%) GitLab
2 9 (34.62%) Git (software)
2 9 (34.62%) Jenkins
2 9 (34.62%) JIRA
2 9 (34.62%) Maven
2 9 (34.62%) Sonatype Nexus
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) Administrator
2 9 (34.62%) DevOps Engineer
3 8 (30.77%) Linux Administrator
4 7 (26.92%) Server Administrator
5 5 (19.23%) Windows Administrator
6 4 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (15.38%) Windows Systems Administrator
7 3 (11.54%) Analyst
7 3 (11.54%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (11.54%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support
8 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
8 2 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
8 2 (7.69%) Senior Server Analyst
8 2 (7.69%) Senior Support Analyst
8 2 (7.69%) Server Analyst
8 2 (7.69%) Server Support
8 2 (7.69%) Server Support Analyst
8 2 (7.69%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (34.62%) Elastic Stack
1 9 (34.62%) YAML
2 1 (3.85%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (42.31%) User Experience
2 9 (34.62%) Hybrid Cloud
3 7 (26.92%) Management Information System
4 6 (23.08%) Clustering
5 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 23 (88.46%) Linux
2 18 (69.23%) Windows
3 11 (42.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (26.92%) Windows Server
4 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.85%) AIX
5 1 (3.85%) HPUX
5 1 (3.85%) MVS
5 1 (3.85%) Solaris
5 1 (3.85%) VME
5 1 (3.85%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (61.54%) Disaster Recovery
1 16 (61.54%) Performance Tuning
1 16 (61.54%) Security Hardening
2 15 (57.69%) Capacity Planning
3 10 (38.46%) Application Performance Monitoring
3 10 (38.46%) DevOps
3 10 (38.46%) Problem-Solving
4 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (34.62%) Change Management
4 9 (34.62%) Configuration Management
4 9 (34.62%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (34.62%) Deployment Automation
4 9 (34.62%) Infrastructure Management
4 9 (34.62%) Kanban
4 9 (34.62%) Release Automation
4 9 (34.62%) Scrum
4 9 (34.62%) Service Management
4 9 (34.62%) SOA
4 9 (34.62%) Test Automation
5 8 (30.77%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 15 (57.69%) Shell Script
2 9 (34.62%) Perl
2 9 (34.62%) Python
2 9 (34.62%) Ruby
3 1 (3.85%) C
3 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (57.69%) SC Cleared
1 15 (57.69%) Security Cleared
2 3 (11.54%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) CCNA
3 1 (3.85%) CCNP
3 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 14 (53.85%) Active Directory
1 14 (53.85%) Oracle RAC
1 14 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
1 14 (53.85%) XenApp
1 14 (53.85%) XenDesktop
2 11 (42.31%) VMware ESXi
3 9 (34.62%) Docker
Systems Management
1 19 (73.08%) Puppet
2 14 (53.85%) SCCM
2 14 (53.85%) SCOM
2 14 (53.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 14 (53.85%) vCenter Server
3 11 (42.31%) vMotion
4 10 (38.46%) Nagios
4 10 (38.46%) ZABBIX
5 9 (34.62%) Ansible
5 9 (34.62%) Docker Swarm
6 7 (26.92%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (3.85%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 22 (84.62%) Oracle
2 15 (57.69%) 3PAR
2 15 (57.69%) BMC
2 15 (57.69%) VMware
3 14 (53.85%) EMC
4 12 (46.15%) HP
5 11 (42.31%) Red Hat
6 9 (34.62%) Riverbed
7 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
8 1 (3.85%) Cisco
8 1 (3.85%) F5