The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Cisco Systems, Inc.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 26 27 15
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -12
Contract jobs citing Cisco 14 8 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 4.18% 3.81% 5.56%
As % of the Vendors category 8.48% 6.78% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 1
Average daily rate
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£413 £245 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+68.36% -34.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.60% +1.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £14.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.75 £17.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+16.90% -15.47%
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Tyne and Wear

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Vendors Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
165 118 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 49.25% 56.19% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 65 27
Average daily rate £350 £245 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -10.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £207 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £465 £456
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 19 7
Average hourly rate £14.00 £10.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -34.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £10.50 £8.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.80 £27.50 £18.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco across the Newcastle upon Tyne region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cisco across the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Cisco
Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

Cisco Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Cisco across the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing Cisco also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cisco.

1 12 (37.50%) Windows
1 12 (37.50%) Firewall
1 12 (37.50%) vSphere
2 11 (34.38%) Security Cleared
2 11 (34.38%) VMware
2 11 (34.38%) EMC
3 9 (28.13%) MS Excel
3 9 (28.13%) Cisco Nexus
4 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (25.00%) Network Security
4 8 (25.00%) LAN
4 8 (25.00%) WAN
5 7 (21.88%) MS Office
5 7 (21.88%) Service Delivery
5 7 (21.88%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (21.88%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (21.88%) TippingPoint
5 7 (21.88%) Network Monitoring
6 6 (18.75%) SC Cleared
6 6 (18.75%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (18.75%) Cisco IOS
6 6 (18.75%) ITIL
6 6 (18.75%) CheckPoint
6 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (15.63%) McAfee
7 5 (15.63%) Service Management
7 5 (15.63%) DNS
7 5 (15.63%) HP
7 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
7 5 (15.63%) Cisco Certification

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing Cisco also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cisco. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.25%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.13%) IBM Notes
2 1 (3.13%) Lotus Domino
2 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (28.13%) MS Excel
2 7 (21.88%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 12 (37.50%) Firewall
2 9 (28.13%) Cisco Nexus
3 8 (25.00%) Network Security
3 8 (25.00%) LAN
3 8 (25.00%) WAN
4 7 (21.88%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (18.75%) Cisco IOS
6 5 (15.63%) DNS
6 5 (15.63%) SAN
6 5 (15.63%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 5 (15.63%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 4 (12.50%) SSL
8 3 (9.38%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (9.38%) Junos
9 2 (6.25%) Unified Communications
9 2 (6.25%) Cisco ICM
9 2 (6.25%) VoIP
10 1 (3.13%) WLAN
10 1 (3.13%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (3.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (3.13%) Back Office
1 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
1 1 (3.13%) Finance
1 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (15.63%) Consultant
2 5 (15.63%) Architect
3 3 (9.38%) Network Security Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Network Consultant
3 3 (9.38%) Security Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Virtualisation Architect
4 2 (6.25%) Cisco Consultant
4 2 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) Network Administrator
4 2 (6.25%) Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) Administrator
4 2 (6.25%) Server Support
5 1 (3.13%) Support Technician
5 1 (3.13%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (3.13%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (3.13%) Project Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Junior
5 1 (3.13%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Cryptography
2 1 (3.13%) AS400
2 1 (3.13%) Handset
2 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (37.50%) Windows
2 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.13%) Windows XP
4 1 (3.13%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.88%) Service Delivery
1 7 (21.88%) Network Monitoring
2 6 (18.75%) ITIL
3 5 (15.63%) Service Management
3 5 (15.63%) Incident Management
3 5 (15.63%) Network Management
4 4 (12.50%) Load Balancing
4 4 (12.50%) Network Design
5 3 (9.38%) Configuration Management
5 3 (9.38%) Project Planning
5 3 (9.38%) Time Management
5 3 (9.38%) SIEM
5 3 (9.38%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2
7 1 (3.13%) Project Management
7 1 (3.13%) Line Management
7 1 (3.13%) Cisco ICM Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (34.38%) Security Cleared
2 6 (18.75%) SC Cleared
3 5 (15.63%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (15.63%) DV Cleared
4 4 (12.50%) CCNP
4 4 (12.50%) CCNA
5 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (3.13%) MCSE
6 1 (3.13%) PMP
6 1 (3.13%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.63%) QA
2 4 (12.50%) JSP 440
3 2 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (37.50%) vSphere
2 7 (21.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (18.75%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (12.50%) Hyper-V
5 3 (9.38%) Active Directory
6 2 (6.25%) XenApp
6 2 (6.25%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) WhatsUp Gold
2 3 (9.38%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (9.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (6.25%) SolarWinds Orion
3 2 (6.25%) Cisco UCCE
3 2 (6.25%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (6.25%) HP SIM
4 1 (3.13%) SCCM
4 1 (3.13%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (34.38%) VMware
1 11 (34.38%) EMC
2 7 (21.88%) TippingPoint
3 6 (18.75%) CheckPoint
4 5 (15.63%) McAfee
4 5 (15.63%) HP
4 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
4 5 (15.63%) Juniper
4 5 (15.63%) F5
5 4 (12.50%) 3PAR
6 3 (9.38%) Symantec
7 2 (6.25%) SolarWinds
8 1 (3.13%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 1 (3.13%) NetApp
8 1 (3.13%) Lotus
8 1 (3.13%) Citrix
8 1 (3.13%) NEC
8 1 (3.13%) Crossbeam
8 1 (3.13%) Draytek
8 1 (3.13%) Riverbed