Period
to 22 February 2020

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 22 February 2020 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
22 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 63 87 -
Rank change year-on-year +24 - -
Contract jobs citing Virtual Private Cloud 11 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 1.43% 0.57% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.73% 1.93% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 0
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £763 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +52.50% - -
North East median daily rate £763 £500 -
% change year-on-year +52.50% - -
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 295 311 148
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 38.41% 29.48% 14.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 240 124
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £400 £464 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.75% +9.12% +21.43%
10th Percentile £185 £225 £304
90th Percentile £561 £575 £646
North East median daily rate £405 £450 £408
% change year-on-year -10.00% +10.43% +16.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £52.00 £28.00 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +85.71% +180.00% -75.16%
North East median hourly rate £28.98 £14.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year +103.37% -48.18% -5.17%

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Virtual Private Cloud in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 22 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 22 February 2020. 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 +16 7 £763 +52.50% 1
Sunderland - 2 - -
Virtual Private Cloud
North East

For the 6 months to 22 February 2020, 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 11 (100.00%) AWS
2 10 (90.91%) Amazon S3
2 10 (90.91%) DevOps
3 8 (72.73%) Kubernetes
3 8 (72.73%) Ansible
3 8 (72.73%) Jenkins
3 8 (72.73%) Terraform
4 6 (54.55%) AWS Lambda
4 6 (54.55%) Serverless
4 6 (54.55%) Amazon RDS
4 6 (54.55%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (54.55%) Python
5 4 (36.36%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (36.36%) SAP HANA
5 4 (36.36%) Route 53
5 4 (36.36%) GitHub
5 4 (36.36%) IaaS
5 4 (36.36%) Artifactory
5 4 (36.36%) CloudFront
5 4 (36.36%) Open Source
5 4 (36.36%) vSphere
5 4 (36.36%) SaaS
5 4 (36.36%) PaaS
5 4 (36.36%) Docker
5 4 (36.36%) OpenShift
5 4 (36.36%) Trello
5 4 (36.36%) Hybrid Cloud
5 4 (36.36%) Public Cloud
5 4 (36.36%) Apigee
5 4 (36.36%) GCP

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 2 (18.18%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 11 (100.00%) AWS
2 10 (90.91%) Amazon S3
3 6 (54.55%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (54.55%) AWS Lambda
3 6 (54.55%) Serverless
4 4 (36.36%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 4 (36.36%) Amazon ECS
4 4 (36.36%) Apigee
4 4 (36.36%) CloudFront
4 4 (36.36%) GCP
4 4 (36.36%) GitHub
4 4 (36.36%) IaaS
4 4 (36.36%) OpenShift
4 4 (36.36%) PaaS
4 4 (36.36%) Route 53
4 4 (36.36%) SaaS
4 4 (36.36%) Trello
5 2 (18.18%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Firewall
1 3 (27.27%) VPN
2 2 (18.18%) HTTPS
2 2 (18.18%) SSL
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (9.09%) IPsec
3 1 (9.09%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) Amazon RDS
2 4 (36.36%) SAP HANA
3 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
3 2 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 8 (72.73%) Jenkins
2 4 (36.36%) Artifactory
2 4 (36.36%) CircleCI
2 4 (36.36%) GitLab
2 4 (36.36%) GoCD
2 4 (36.36%) JIRA
2 4 (36.36%) Travis CI
3 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Architect
1 5 (45.45%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) AWS DevOps
2 4 (36.36%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) AWS Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Cloud Architect
2 4 (36.36%) Cloud Solutions Architect
2 4 (36.36%) Senior DevOps
2 4 (36.36%) Senior DevOps Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Kubernetes Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) DevOps Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (18.18%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Cloud Native
1 4 (36.36%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (36.36%) Hybrid Cloud
1 4 (36.36%) Public Cloud
2 2 (18.18%) Clustering
3 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon Linux
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
1 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) DevOps
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Artificial Intelligence
2 4 (36.36%) Open Source
2 4 (36.36%) Service Management
2 4 (36.36%) The Twelve-Factor App
3 2 (18.18%) Auto-Scaling
3 2 (18.18%) Change Management
3 2 (18.18%) Digital Transformation Strategy
3 2 (18.18%) IT Governance
3 2 (18.18%) Scrum
3 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (18.18%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) Python
2 4 (36.36%) Groovy
3 2 (18.18%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) AWS Certification
2 1 (9.09%) CCNA
2 1 (9.09%) CCNP
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Docker
1 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (36.36%) vSphere
2 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (72.73%) Ansible
1 8 (72.73%) Kubernetes
1 8 (72.73%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) SAP
1 4 (36.36%) VMware
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco
3 1 (9.09%) Juniper