Period
to 18 December 2018

The median contractor rate for a Senior Technical Specialist was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Tyne and Wear during the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Senior Technical Specialist
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 90 -
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Technical Specialist 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear - 0.11% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Tyne and Wear median daily rate - £575 -
North East median daily rate - £575 £300
% change year-on-year - +91.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - -
North East median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies in Tyne and Wear with a recognized job title 924 875 2,033
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.36% 94.80% 92.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 667 616 1,454
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £413 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.77% +11.43% -12.50%
10th Percentile £263 £236 £225
90th Percentile £575 £563 £525
North East median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 40 93
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £15.00 £14.81 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.28% -44.11% +32.50%
10th Percentile £10.13 £9.45 £10.44
90th Percentile £46.00 £46.99 £29.50
North East median hourly rate £14.78 £17.48 £22.50
% change year-on-year -15.45% -22.31% +26.62%