Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 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
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 88 94 148
Rank change year-on-year +6 +54 -
Contract jobs citing Public Cloud 9 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.91% 0.21% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.12% 0.53% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 3
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £475 £390 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.79% -22.00% -
North East median daily rate £500 £550 £500
% change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% -
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 424 378 928
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 42.70% 40.56% 41.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 307 272 593
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £378 £375 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.67% +19.05% -20.25%
10th Percentile £250 £263 £209
90th Percentile £613 £543 £485
North East median daily rate £375 £365 £320
% change year-on-year +2.74% +14.06% -18.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 14 64
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £23.50 £12.29 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +91.21% -55.31% +83.33%
10th Percentile £11.59 £10.20 £15.00
90th Percentile £44.88 £47.73 £29.00
North East median hourly rate £15.90 £13.25 £27.00
% change year-on-year +19.96% -50.93% +76.04%

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 15 August 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 15 August 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 0 9 £475 +21.79% 2
Public Cloud
North East

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 7 (77.78%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (77.78%) Jenkins
1 7 (77.78%) Ansible
1 7 (77.78%) DevOps
2 6 (66.67%) Docker
2 6 (66.67%) Python
2 6 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 5 (55.56%) Puppet
4 4 (44.44%) Bash Shell
4 4 (44.44%) Mentoring
4 4 (44.44%) Coaching
4 4 (44.44%) Kubernetes
4 4 (44.44%) Terraform
4 4 (44.44%) Linux
4 4 (44.44%) Configuration Management
4 4 (44.44%) Java
4 4 (44.44%) Perl
5 3 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 3 (33.33%) Nagios
5 3 (33.33%) Ruby
5 3 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (22.22%) New Relic
6 2 (22.22%) Amazon Redshift
6 2 (22.22%) Microservices
6 2 (22.22%) Datadog
6 2 (22.22%) Confluence
6 2 (22.22%) BDD
6 2 (22.22%) Tomcat
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure

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 (22.22%) Confluence
1 2 (22.22%) nginx
1 2 (22.22%) Tomcat
2 1 (11.11%) Apache
2 1 (11.11%) CMS
2 1 (11.11%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 7 (77.78%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (22.22%) Datadog
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (22.22%) Slack
3 1 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (11.11%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (11.11%) DigitalOcean
3 1 (11.11%) GitHub
3 1 (11.11%) Google Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) IaaS
3 1 (11.11%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) HTTP
2 1 (11.11%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon Redshift
1 2 (22.22%) MySQL
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) DataStage
2 1 (11.11%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Jenkins
2 6 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 2 (22.22%) JIRA
3 2 (22.22%) SonarQube
3 2 (22.22%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (22.22%) Subversion
3 2 (22.22%) TeamCity
4 1 (11.11%) GitLab
4 1 (11.11%) Gitweb
4 1 (11.11%) Selenium
4 1 (11.11%) SoapUI
4 1 (11.11%) Vagrant
4 1 (11.11%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Automation Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) AWS DevOps
3 2 (22.22%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) AWS Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Cloud Automation Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Kubernetes Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Lead DevOps
4 1 (11.11%) Lead DevOps Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (11.11%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Python Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (11.11%) CSS
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
1 1 (11.11%) jQuery
1 1 (11.11%) JSON
1 1 (11.11%) LAMP
1 1 (11.11%) LAPP Stack
1 1 (11.11%) Middleware
1 1 (11.11%) RESTful
1 1 (11.11%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
1 1 (11.11%) XForms
1 1 (11.11%) XML
1 1 (11.11%) XSD
1 1 (11.11%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Clustering
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
1 2 (22.22%) Private Cloud
2 1 (11.11%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (11.11%) CentOS
3 1 (11.11%) Unix
3 1 (11.11%) Windows
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) DevOps
2 4 (44.44%) Coaching
2 4 (44.44%) Configuration Management
2 4 (44.44%) Mentoring
3 3 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 2 (22.22%) BDD
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (22.22%) Decision-Making
4 2 (22.22%) High Availability
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL
4 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
4 2 (22.22%) Microservices
4 2 (22.22%) Open Source
4 2 (22.22%) Static Code Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Analytics
5 1 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (11.11%) Deployment Automation
5 1 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (11.11%) Runbook
5 1 (11.11%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) Python
2 4 (44.44%) Bash Shell
2 4 (44.44%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) Perl
3 3 (33.33%) Ruby
4 2 (22.22%) C
4 2 (22.22%) C++
4 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
4 2 (22.22%) SQL
5 1 (11.11%) Jython
5 1 (11.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Docker
2 1 (11.11%) VirtualBox
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (77.78%) Ansible
2 5 (55.56%) Puppet
3 4 (44.44%) Kubernetes
3 4 (44.44%) Terraform
4 3 (33.33%) Nagios
4 3 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (22.22%) Packer
6 1 (11.11%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 1 (11.11%) OpenNMS
6 1 (11.11%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) New Relic
1 2 (22.22%) Splunk
2 1 (11.11%) Google
2 1 (11.11%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) IBM
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) OpenText
2 1 (11.11%) Rackspace
2 1 (11.11%) SaltStack
2 1 (11.11%) VMware