Period
to 18 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear with a requirement for VME skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VME over the 6 months to 18 December 2017 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.

ICL VME
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
18 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 140 99
Rank change year-on-year +51 -41 -35
Contract jobs citing VME 1 12 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.11% 0.54% 0.83%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.32% 1.25% 3.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 12 7
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £375 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -11.76% +28.79%
10th Percentile £363 £313 £350
90th Percentile £388 £475 £565
North East median daily rate £375 £375 £425
% change year-on-year - -11.76% +28.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - -
North East median hourly rate - - -

VME is in the Operating Systems 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 operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 316 962 411
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 34.24% 43.55% 26.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 663 238
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £350 £330 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.06% -12.00% +13.64%
10th Percentile £200 £220 £220
90th Percentile £550 £476 £550
North East median daily rate £350 £330 £375
% change year-on-year +6.06% -12.00% +17.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 75 39
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £13.00 £28.00 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -53.57% +5.66% +65.63%
10th Percentile £8.92 £12.25 £13.55
90th Percentile £45.33 £36.00 £39.60
North East median hourly rate £20.75 £27.75 £22.85
% change year-on-year -25.23% +21.44% -8.60%

VME
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Job vacancy trend for VME in Tyne and Wear

VME
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VME in Tyne and Wear

VME
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing VME in Tyne and Wear.

Contractor hourly rate trend for VME in Tyne and Wear

VME
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 VME within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 18 December 2017. 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 +51 1 £375 -
VME
North East

For the 6 months to 18 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing VME also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for VME.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TPMS
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning

VME
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 (100.00%) TPMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) DBA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle