Period
to 23 April 2019

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 23 April 2019 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
23 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 70 87 112
Rank change year-on-year +17 +25 +1
Contract jobs citing Public Cloud 22 11 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 2.13% 1.10% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.27% 2.58% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 10 1
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £466 £533 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.44% +36.54% -22.00%
10th Percentile £412 £356 £385
90th Percentile £525 £687 £395
North East median daily rate £466 £565 £550
% change year-on-year -17.48% +2.73% +18.92%
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 351 427 501
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 33.98% 42.61% 37.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 258 317 364
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £436 £400 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.06% +1.65% +9.31%
10th Percentile £300 £250 £285
90th Percentile £576 £572 £550
North East median daily rate £425 £393 £383
% change year-on-year +8.28% +2.61% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 15
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £16.24 £30.25 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -46.31% +4.31% +11.54%
10th Percentile £12.75 £11.65 £10.61
90th Percentile £19.75 £44.13 £55.25
North East median hourly rate £12.50 £35.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year -64.29% +20.69% +38.10%

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 23 April 2019.

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 23 April 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 22 £466 -12.44% 1
Public Cloud
North East

For the 6 months to 23 April 2019, 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 17 (77.27%) Migration
2 14 (63.64%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (50.00%) Microservices
3 11 (50.00%) Private Cloud
4 9 (40.91%) Kubernetes
4 9 (40.91%) DevOps
4 9 (40.91%) Jenkins
4 9 (40.91%) HTTP
5 7 (31.82%) Python
5 7 (31.82%) Perl
5 7 (31.82%) MySQL
5 7 (31.82%) Linux
5 7 (31.82%) Configuration Management
5 7 (31.82%) CentOS
5 7 (31.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (31.82%) Ansible
5 7 (31.82%) Docker
5 7 (31.82%) Bash Shell
5 7 (31.82%) Puppet
5 7 (31.82%) MongoDB
5 7 (31.82%) SonarQube
5 7 (31.82%) iPaaS
5 7 (31.82%) Terraform
6 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (22.73%) Data Centre
8 4 (18.18%) Runbook
8 4 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
8 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
8 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (18.18%) 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 (9.09%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (4.55%) Apache Pig
2 1 (4.55%) Apache Solr
2 1 (4.55%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 14 (63.64%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (31.82%) iPaaS
3 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (13.64%) IaaS
5 2 (9.09%) Azure Functions
5 2 (9.09%) GitHub
5 2 (9.09%) OpenShift
5 2 (9.09%) PaaS
5 2 (9.09%) Serverless
6 1 (4.55%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (4.55%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (4.55%) Amazon S3
6 1 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (4.55%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 9 (40.91%) HTTP
2 4 (18.18%) Firewall
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco IPT
3 2 (9.09%) HTTPS
3 2 (9.09%) iSCSI
3 2 (9.09%) NAS
3 2 (9.09%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) MongoDB
1 7 (31.82%) MySQL
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.55%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (4.55%) Apache Hive
3 1 (4.55%) Big Data
3 1 (4.55%) Data Mart
3 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.55%) HBase
3 1 (4.55%) HCatalog
3 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.55%) Pentaho
3 1 (4.55%) Snowflake Schema
3 1 (4.55%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 9 (40.91%) Jenkins
2 7 (31.82%) SonarQube
3 2 (9.09%) Artifactory
3 2 (9.09%) Visual Studio Team System
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Architect
3 3 (13.64%) Applications Architect
3 3 (13.64%) Automation Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Cloud Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Azure Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Cloud Automation Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Project Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Server Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) Middleware
2 1 (4.55%) Kafka
2 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (50.00%) Private Cloud
2 5 (22.73%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) CentOS
1 7 (31.82%) Linux
1 7 (31.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (9.09%) Windows
2 2 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (77.27%) Migration
2 11 (50.00%) Microservices
3 9 (40.91%) DevOps
4 7 (31.82%) Configuration Management
5 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (18.18%) Runbook
6 3 (13.64%) Analytics
6 3 (13.64%) Application Discovery
6 3 (13.64%) ITIL
6 3 (13.64%) ITSM
6 3 (13.64%) OO
7 2 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (9.09%) Data Analytics
7 2 (9.09%) Data Protection
7 2 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
7 2 (9.09%) Project Management
7 2 (9.09%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) Bash Shell
1 7 (31.82%) Perl
1 7 (31.82%) Python
2 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
2 4 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 3 (13.64%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
3 2 (9.09%) DV Cleared
3 2 (9.09%) MAPM
3 2 (9.09%) MCSE
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.55%) ISEB
4 1 (4.55%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 7 (31.82%) Docker
2 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.55%) Apache Flume
3 1 (4.55%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (4.55%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 9 (40.91%) Kubernetes
2 7 (31.82%) Ansible
2 7 (31.82%) Puppet
2 7 (31.82%) Terraform
3 3 (13.64%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 2 (9.09%) Grafana
4 2 (9.09%) Istio
5 1 (4.55%) Oozie
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) HP
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) Red Hat
2 2 (9.09%) SolarWinds
3 1 (4.55%) Google
3 1 (4.55%) Talend