Period
to 21 February 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Public Cloud in contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Public Cloud over the 6 months to 21 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

Public Cloud
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 119 108
Rank change year-on-year +37 -11 -
Contract jobs citing Public Cloud 11 21 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 1.12% 1.07% 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.02% 2.69% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 22 1
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £475 £410 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.85% -3.53% -
10th Percentile £313 £360 £413
90th Percentile £687 £445 £438
North East median daily rate £475 £410 £425
% change year-on-year +15.85% -3.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - -
North East median hourly rate - - -

Public Cloud is in the Generic IT Skills 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 generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 364 782 472
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 36.95% 39.96% 32.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 271 582 319
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £400 £392 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.11% -2.06% -3.03%
10th Percentile £260 £285 £247
90th Percentile £588 £536 £556
North East median daily rate £400 £383 £400
% change year-on-year +4.58% -4.38% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 14 25
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £19.50 £29.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.76% +38.10% +34.19%
10th Percentile £10.30 £10.89 £11.43
90th Percentile £35.00 £46.48 £40.20
North East median hourly rate £32.25 £28.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year +15.18% +43.59% +30.00%

Public Cloud
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Job vacancy trend for Public Cloud in Tyne and Wear

Public Cloud
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Public Cloud in Tyne and Wear

Public Cloud
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Public Cloud in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Public Cloud in Tyne and Wear

Public Cloud
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 Public Cloud within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 21 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 +39 11 £475 +15.85% 3
Public Cloud
North East

For the 6 months to 21 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Public Cloud 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 Public Cloud.

1 9 (81.82%) DevOps
2 8 (72.73%) Linux
3 7 (63.64%) Python
3 7 (63.64%) Puppet
4 6 (54.55%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (54.55%) Ansible
4 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
5 5 (45.45%) SQL
5 5 (45.45%) MySQL
5 5 (45.45%) Windows
5 5 (45.45%) Configuration Management
5 5 (45.45%) Continuous Delivery
5 5 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
6 4 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
6 4 (36.36%) Telematics
6 4 (36.36%) Bash Shell
6 4 (36.36%) Mentoring
6 4 (36.36%) Coaching
6 4 (36.36%) Microservices
6 4 (36.36%) Jenkins
6 4 (36.36%) User Stories
6 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
6 4 (36.36%) Perl
6 4 (36.36%) ITIL
6 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (27.27%) Java
7 3 (27.27%) JavaScript

Public Cloud
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 (18.18%) CMS
1 2 (18.18%) Confluence
1 2 (18.18%) nginx
1 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
2 1 (9.09%) Apache
2 1 (9.09%) OpenStack
2 1 (9.09%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 6 (54.55%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (18.18%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (18.18%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (18.18%) IaaS
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (18.18%) Slack
3 1 (9.09%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (9.09%) DigitalOcean
3 1 (9.09%) Linode
3 1 (9.09%) PaaS
3 1 (9.09%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) HTTP
2 2 (18.18%) Firewall
3 1 (9.09%) HTTPS
3 1 (9.09%) iSCSI
3 1 (9.09%) NAS
3 1 (9.09%) NetScaler
3 1 (9.09%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 5 (45.45%) MySQL
3 3 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (9.09%) DataStage
5 1 (9.09%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
1 4 (36.36%) Jenkins
2 3 (27.27%) JIRA
3 2 (18.18%) Selenium
3 2 (18.18%) SoapUI
3 2 (18.18%) SonarQube
3 2 (18.18%) Subversion
3 2 (18.18%) WebDriver
4 1 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (9.09%) Bitbucket
4 1 (9.09%) Gitweb
4 1 (9.09%) Selenium IDE
4 1 (9.09%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) DevOps Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) Senior DevOps
1 4 (36.36%) Senior DevOps Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Administrator
3 2 (18.18%) DBA
3 2 (18.18%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Linux Scripter
3 2 (18.18%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Linux Support
4 1 (9.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Python Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) CSS
1 2 (18.18%) HTML
1 2 (18.18%) jQuery
1 2 (18.18%) JSON
1 2 (18.18%) RESTful
1 2 (18.18%) Web Services
1 2 (18.18%) XML
1 2 (18.18%) XSD
1 2 (18.18%) XSLT
2 1 (9.09%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (9.09%) LAMP
2 1 (9.09%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (9.09%) Middleware
2 1 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (9.09%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (9.09%) SOAP
2 1 (9.09%) XForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Clustering
1 2 (18.18%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (9.09%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Linux
2 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
3 4 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (9.09%) Debian
4 1 (9.09%) Unix
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) DevOps
2 5 (45.45%) Configuration Management
2 5 (45.45%) Continuous Delivery
2 5 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (36.36%) Coaching
3 4 (36.36%) ITIL
3 4 (36.36%) Mentoring
3 4 (36.36%) Microservices
3 4 (36.36%) Telematics
3 4 (36.36%) User Stories
4 3 (27.27%) Kanban
4 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
5 2 (18.18%) Bug Management
5 2 (18.18%) Content Management
5 2 (18.18%) Load Balancing
5 2 (18.18%) Migration
5 2 (18.18%) Open Source
5 2 (18.18%) Process Management
5 2 (18.18%) Static Code Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) Python
2 5 (45.45%) SQL
3 4 (36.36%) Bash Shell
3 4 (36.36%) Perl
4 3 (27.27%) Java
4 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
5 1 (9.09%) Groovy
5 1 (9.09%) Jython
5 1 (9.09%) PHP
5 1 (9.09%) Ruby
5 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) AWS Certification
1 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) PCI DSS
1 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Docker
2 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) VirtualBox
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (9.09%) Xen
2 1 (9.09%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (63.64%) Puppet
2 6 (54.55%) Ansible
3 3 (27.27%) Nagios
3 3 (27.27%) ZABBIX
4 2 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (18.18%) Terraform
5 1 (9.09%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 1 (9.09%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Rackspace
3 2 (18.18%) OpenText
3 2 (18.18%) SaltStack
4 1 (9.09%) Google
4 1 (9.09%) HP
4 1 (9.09%) IBM
4 1 (9.09%) VMware
4 1 (9.09%) Vyatta