Period
to 17 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear with a requirement for Virtual Private Cloud skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Virtual Private Cloud over the 6 months to 17 August 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.

Virtual Private Cloud (VPC)
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
17 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 49 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing Virtual Private Cloud 18 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 2.46% - -
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.18% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 0
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £495 - -
North East median daily rate £495 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - -
North East median hourly rate - - -

Virtual Private Cloud is in the Cloud Services 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 cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 220 198 102
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 30.10% 19.96% 11.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 135 82
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £400 £400 £391
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.24% +4.33%
10th Percentile £163 £270 £213
90th Percentile £525 £566 £556
North East median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.11% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £16.58 £13.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.81% - -
North East median hourly rate £16.42 £15.20 -
% change year-on-year +8.03% - -

Virtual Private Cloud
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Job vacancy trend for Virtual Private Cloud in Tyne and Wear

Virtual Private 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 Virtual Private Cloud in Tyne and Wear.

Contractor daily rate trend for Virtual Private Cloud in Tyne and Wear

Virtual Private 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 Virtual Private Cloud within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 17 August 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 - 17 £495 - 1
Virtual Private Cloud
North East

For the 6 months to 17 August 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Virtual Private 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 Virtual Private Cloud.

1 18 (100.00%) Linux
1 18 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 18 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (94.44%) Amazon S3
2 17 (94.44%) Puppet
2 17 (94.44%) Jenkins
2 17 (94.44%) Ansible
3 16 (88.89%) Route 53
3 16 (88.89%) DevOps
3 16 (88.89%) Microservices
3 16 (88.89%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (88.89%) Python
4 15 (83.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 15 (83.33%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (83.33%) SonarQube
4 15 (83.33%) Amazon ELB
5 14 (77.78%) Configuration Management
6 13 (72.22%) Docker
6 13 (72.22%) Terraform
7 12 (66.67%) CentOS
7 12 (66.67%) Bash Shell
8 11 (61.11%) Git (software)
8 11 (61.11%) Load Balancing
8 11 (61.11%) Shell Script
8 11 (61.11%) Clustering
8 11 (61.11%) Static Code Analysis
8 11 (61.11%) nginx
8 11 (61.11%) MongoDB
9 10 (55.56%) Apache Cassandra
9 10 (55.56%) Kubernetes

Virtual Private 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 11 (61.11%) nginx
2 3 (16.67%) Confluence
3 2 (11.11%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 18 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 18 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
2 17 (94.44%) Amazon S3
3 16 (88.89%) Route 53
4 15 (83.33%) Amazon ELB
5 3 (16.67%) Slack
6 2 (11.11%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (11.11%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (11.11%) CloudFront
6 2 (11.11%) Serverless
7 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (55.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (61.11%) MongoDB
2 10 (55.56%) Apache Cassandra
2 10 (55.56%) MySQL
3 2 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (94.44%) Jenkins
2 15 (83.33%) SonarQube
3 11 (61.11%) Git (software)
4 3 (16.67%) GitLab
4 3 (16.67%) JIRA
5 2 (11.11%) GoCD
5 2 (11.11%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 16 (88.89%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Platform Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) AWS DevOps
4 1 (5.56%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) AWS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) LEMP Stack
2 5 (27.78%) Elastic Stack
3 3 (16.67%) Node.js
4 2 (11.11%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (11.11%) Sensu
5 1 (5.56%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 11 (61.11%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (83.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (66.67%) CentOS
4 2 (11.11%) Windows
5 1 (5.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) Continuous Integration
1 16 (88.89%) DevOps
1 16 (88.89%) Microservices
2 14 (77.78%) Configuration Management
3 11 (61.11%) Load Balancing
3 11 (61.11%) Static Code Analysis
4 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 3 (16.67%) Open Source
4 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 3 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 1 (5.56%) Immutable Infrastructure
5 1 (5.56%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) Python
2 12 (66.67%) Bash Shell
3 11 (61.11%) Shell Script
4 3 (16.67%) Java
4 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 3 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (5.56%) C
5 1 (5.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared
1 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 13 (72.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 17 (94.44%) Ansible
1 17 (94.44%) Puppet
2 15 (83.33%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (72.22%) Terraform
4 10 (55.56%) Kubernetes
4 10 (55.56%) Rancher
5 5 (27.78%) Grafana
5 5 (27.78%) Packer
6 3 (16.67%) Prometheus
7 2 (11.11%) Consul
7 2 (11.11%) HAProxy
7 2 (11.11%) Rundeck
7 2 (11.11%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Black Duck