Period
to 24 February 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear with a requirement for knowledge and experience of PlateSpin products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PlateSpin over the 6 months to 24 February 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within PlateSpin Ltd.

PlateSpin
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 139 -
Rank change year-on-year +52 - -
Contract jobs citing PlateSpin 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.20% 0.10% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.48% 0.19% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £332 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.00% - -
North East median daily rate £332 £425 -
% change year-on-year -22.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - -
North East median hourly rate - - -

PlateSpin is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Tyne and Wear.

All Vendors
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 416 1,032 592
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 41.89% 52.95% 41.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 296 728 382
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £378 £350 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.86% -4.76% +1.38%
10th Percentile £256 £263 £254
90th Percentile £538 £533 £550
North East median daily rate £375 £357 £400
% change year-on-year +5.04% -10.75% +9.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 58 35
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £12.50 £23.25 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -46.24% +10.71% +41.89%
10th Percentile £8.38 £10.25 £10.02
90th Percentile £31.00 £40.90 £30.70
North East median hourly rate £12.75 £22.50 £18.64
% change year-on-year -43.33% +20.74% +9.62%

PlateSpin
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Job vacancy trend for PlateSpin in Tyne and Wear

PlateSpin
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PlateSpin in Tyne and Wear

PlateSpin
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 PlateSpin within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 24 February 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 +47 2 £332 -22.00%
PlateSpin
North East

For the 6 months to 24 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing PlateSpin 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 PlateSpin.

1 2 (100.00%) AIX
1 2 (100.00%) HPUX
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) JBoss
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Sun
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) SUSE
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Application Server
1 2 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (100.00%) iPlanet
1 2 (100.00%) F5
1 2 (100.00%) High Availability
1 2 (100.00%) KVM

PlateSpin
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 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) iPlanet
1 2 (100.00%) JBoss
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Application Server
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (100.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (50.00%) MQSeries
2 1 (50.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) NAS
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) AIX Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Solaris Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) AIX
1 2 (100.00%) HPUX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) SUSE
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) High Availability
1 2 (100.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Procure-to-Pay
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) KVM
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (50.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) OpenView
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) F5
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Sun
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Borland
2 1 (50.00%) Cognos
2 1 (50.00%) Opsware
2 1 (50.00%) Veritas