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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 62 33 17
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -16
Contract jobs citing Cisco 6 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.89% 2.71% 6.51%
As % of the Vendors category 2.71% 5.70% 14.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 5
Average daily rate
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£120 £349 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-65.59% -0.36%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £320
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +7.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -
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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
221 158 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 32.74% 47.59% 43.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 113 34
Average daily rate £282 £331 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.80% -5.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 13 7
Average hourly rate £16.50 £25.00 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.00% +138.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £10.65 £7.91
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £41.25 £10.66
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -10.25%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 8 (53.33%) Windows
1 8 (53.33%) MS Excel
2 7 (46.67%) ITIL
2 7 (46.67%) HP
3 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (40.00%) LAN
3 6 (40.00%) WAN
3 6 (40.00%) Service Management
3 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 5 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 5 (33.33%) Problem Management
4 5 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 5 (33.33%) Firewall
4 5 (33.33%) ITSM
4 5 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 5 (33.33%) Information Security
4 5 (33.33%) Incident Management
4 5 (33.33%) Windows XP
4 5 (33.33%) Dell
4 5 (33.33%) Juniper
4 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (20.00%) Riverbed
5 3 (20.00%) Junos
5 3 (20.00%) F5
5 3 (20.00%) CheckPoint
5 3 (20.00%) McAfee
5 3 (20.00%) BGP
5 3 (20.00%) MS Office
5 3 (20.00%) CCNP
5 3 (20.00%) CCNA

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 1 (6.67%) Apache
1 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (53.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) LAN
1 6 (40.00%) WAN
2 5 (33.33%) Firewall
3 3 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (20.00%) Junos
3 3 (20.00%) VPN
3 3 (20.00%) BGP
4 2 (13.33%) NetScreen
4 2 (13.33%) SAN
4 2 (13.33%) Ethernet
4 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (13.33%) Structured Cabling
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (13.33%) Wireless
4 2 (13.33%) IPsec
5 1 (6.67%) Network Security
5 1 (6.67%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Analyst
1 6 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Service Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Implementation Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco Support
3 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Network Implementation Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Unified Communications Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (6.67%) Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (6.67%) Network Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) AS400
2 1 (6.67%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 5 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (6.67%) CentOS
4 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) ITIL
2 6 (40.00%) Service Management
3 5 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 5 (33.33%) ITSM
3 5 (33.33%) Information Security
3 5 (33.33%) Incident Management
4 3 (20.00%) Network Load Balancing
5 2 (13.33%) Change Management
6 1 (6.67%) Time Management
6 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 3 (20.00%) CCNP
3 3 (20.00%) CCNA
3 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) JSP 440
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
1 2 (13.33%) vSphere
1 2 (13.33%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) HP
2 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (33.33%) Dell
3 5 (33.33%) Juniper
4 3 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 3 (20.00%) McAfee
4 3 (20.00%) F5
4 3 (20.00%) Crossbeam
4 3 (20.00%) TippingPoint
4 3 (20.00%) Riverbed
5 2 (13.33%) Aruba
5 2 (13.33%) 3PAR
5 2 (13.33%) Blue Coat
5 2 (13.33%) Remedy
5 2 (13.33%) EMC
6 1 (6.67%) Red Hat