Period
to 16 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear with a requirement for Runbook skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Runbook over the 6 months to 16 January 2019 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.

Runbook
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 69 89 125
Rank change year-on-year +20 +36 -18
Contract jobs citing Runbook 21 1 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 2.12% 0.11% 1.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.41% 0.13% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 1 23
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £460 £565 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.58% +70.69% -
10th Percentile £413 £565 £306
90th Percentile £487 £565 £445
North East median daily rate £460 £325 £331
% change year-on-year +41.54% -1.81% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £35.00 - -
North East median hourly rate £35.00 - -

Runbook 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 873 799 1,813
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 88.09% 87.23% 88.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 623 579 1,296
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -9.64%
10th Percentile £291 £257 £263
90th Percentile £575 £576 £531
North East median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -9.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 25 57
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £15.00 £22.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.82% -21.43% +38.27%
10th Percentile £10.13 £9.40 £13.35
90th Percentile £46.40 £50.00 £40.00
North East median hourly rate £14.77 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year -50.77% +13.21% +51.43%

Runbook
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Job vacancy trend for Runbook in Tyne and Wear

Runbook
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Runbook in Tyne and Wear

Runbook
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Runbook in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 16 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Runbook in Tyne and Wear

Runbook
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 Runbook within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 16 January 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 +19 21 £460 -18.58%
Runbook
North East

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Runbook 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 Runbook.

1 19 (90.48%) Security Cleared
1 19 (90.48%) Problem-Solving
2 18 (85.71%) ITIL
3 17 (80.95%) HP
4 16 (76.19%) JavaScript
4 16 (76.19%) SQL
5 15 (71.43%) OO
5 15 (71.43%) Middleware
5 15 (71.43%) ITSM
5 15 (71.43%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 14 (66.67%) SC Cleared
7 9 (42.86%) Firewall
8 8 (38.10%) NAS
8 8 (38.10%) iSCSI
8 8 (38.10%) Software Distribution
8 8 (38.10%) Windows Server
8 8 (38.10%) Virtual Environments
8 8 (38.10%) SAN
8 8 (38.10%) HTTP
8 8 (38.10%) HTTPS
8 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
8 8 (38.10%) Active Directory
8 8 (38.10%) Windows
8 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
9 7 (33.33%) DV Cleared
10 6 (28.57%) Public Cloud
11 2 (9.52%) Migration
11 2 (9.52%) Linux
11 2 (9.52%) Data Protection
11 2 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Runbook
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 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 9 (42.86%) Firewall
2 8 (38.10%) HTTP
2 8 (38.10%) HTTPS
2 8 (38.10%) iSCSI
2 8 (38.10%) NAS
2 8 (38.10%) SAN
3 2 (9.52%) HSPA
4 1 (4.76%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
Job Titles
1 14 (66.67%) Automation Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Automation Specialist
2 3 (14.29%) Cloud Automation Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Server Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Consultant
3 2 (9.52%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Server Specialist
4 1 (4.76%) Automation Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Cloud Specialist
4 1 (4.76%) Migration Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Service Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Transition Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Service Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Service Transition Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Transition Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Unix Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Unix Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (71.43%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Public Cloud
2 1 (4.76%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Windows
1 8 (38.10%) Windows Server
2 2 (9.52%) Linux
2 2 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (90.48%) Problem-Solving
2 18 (85.71%) ITIL
3 15 (71.43%) ITSM
3 15 (71.43%) OO
4 8 (38.10%) Software Distribution
4 8 (38.10%) Virtual Environments
5 2 (9.52%) Data Protection
5 2 (9.52%) Migration
6 1 (4.76%) Asset Management
6 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.76%) Capacity Management
6 1 (4.76%) Change Management
6 1 (4.76%) Dependency Management
6 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
6 1 (4.76%) Project Management
6 1 (4.76%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (4.76%) Resource Management
6 1 (4.76%) Security Hardening
6 1 (4.76%) Service Management
6 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (76.19%) JavaScript
1 16 (76.19%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (90.48%) Security Cleared
2 14 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 7 (33.33%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 8 (38.10%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (71.43%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 1 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.76%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 17 (80.95%) HP
2 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) Qualys