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 August 2014 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 34 12 22
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +10
Contract jobs citing Cisco 11 10 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.93% 6.17% 5.06%
As % of the Vendors category 6.32% 14.29% 11.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 6
Average daily rate
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£339 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.07% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £350 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £388 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.50 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -3.37%
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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
174 70 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 46.40% 43.21% 43.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 31 69
Average daily rate £345 £363 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.82% +42.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £280 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £505 £409
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 7 4
Average hourly rate £18.50 £11.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+68.18% -48.83%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-6.73% +1.57%

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 August 2014.

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 August 2014, 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 16 (64.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (48.00%) Windows
3 11 (44.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (40.00%) WAN
4 10 (40.00%) Service Management
4 10 (40.00%) Telecoms
5 9 (36.00%) Firewall
5 9 (36.00%) LAN
5 9 (36.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (32.00%) F5
6 8 (32.00%) MS Office
6 8 (32.00%) ITIL
6 8 (32.00%) DNS
6 8 (32.00%) HP
6 8 (32.00%) Juniper
6 8 (32.00%) CheckPoint
7 7 (28.00%) Service Delivery
7 7 (28.00%) Network Management
7 7 (28.00%) Network Monitoring
7 7 (28.00%) WhatsUp Gold
7 7 (28.00%) Incident Management
7 7 (28.00%) QA
8 6 (24.00%) Network Design
8 6 (24.00%) Cisco IOS
8 6 (24.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 6 (24.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 6 (24.00%) vSphere
8 6 (24.00%) McAfee
8 6 (24.00%) EMC
8 6 (24.00%) SSL

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 3 (12.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (32.00%) MS Office
2 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (40.00%) WAN
2 9 (36.00%) Firewall
2 9 (36.00%) LAN
3 8 (32.00%) DNS
4 6 (24.00%) Cisco IOS
4 6 (24.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 6 (24.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 6 (24.00%) SSL
5 5 (20.00%) SAN
5 5 (20.00%) Junos
5 5 (20.00%) Network Security
6 3 (12.00%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (8.00%) DHCP
7 2 (8.00%) SMS
7 2 (8.00%) MPLS
7 2 (8.00%) DSL
8 1 (4.00%) Internet
8 1 (4.00%) VoIP
8 1 (4.00%) WLAN
8 1 (4.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (4.00%) IDOL
General
1 10 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (12.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Network Support
4 1 (4.00%) Network Architect
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Administrator
4 1 (4.00%) Administrator
4 1 (4.00%) Architect
4 1 (4.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Desktop Support
4 1 (4.00%) Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Server Support
4 1 (4.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Telecoms Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco Support
4 1 (4.00%) Data Centre Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Cryptography
2 2 (8.00%) Clustering
3 1 (4.00%) CLARiiON
3 1 (4.00%) Handset
3 1 (4.00%) PMI
3 1 (4.00%) Celerra
3 1 (4.00%) Symmetrix DMX
Operating Systems
1 12 (48.00%) Windows
2 11 (44.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (36.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (8.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Service Management
2 8 (32.00%) ITIL
3 7 (28.00%) Service Delivery
3 7 (28.00%) Network Management
3 7 (28.00%) Network Monitoring
3 7 (28.00%) Incident Management
4 6 (24.00%) Network Design
5 5 (20.00%) Load Balancing
6 3 (12.00%) Time Management
6 3 (12.00%) Network Load Balancing
7 2 (8.00%) Problem Management
7 2 (8.00%) Capacity Management
7 2 (8.00%) Change Management
8 1 (4.00%) Asset Management
8 1 (4.00%) Workflow
8 1 (4.00%) Project Management
8 1 (4.00%) Configuration Management
8 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
8 1 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (64.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (12.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (12.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (8.00%) PMI Certification
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (28.00%) QA
2 4 (16.00%) JSP 440
System Software
1 6 (24.00%) vSphere
1 6 (24.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (16.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (16.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (28.00%) WhatsUp Gold
2 2 (8.00%) WSUS
2 2 (8.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (4.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (4.00%) SCCM
3 1 (4.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) F5
1 8 (32.00%) HP
1 8 (32.00%) Juniper
1 8 (32.00%) CheckPoint
2 6 (24.00%) McAfee
2 6 (24.00%) EMC
2 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (20.00%) TippingPoint
4 4 (16.00%) 3PAR
5 3 (12.00%) Crossbeam
5 3 (12.00%) Riverbed
6 2 (8.00%) CA
6 2 (8.00%) VMware
7 1 (4.00%) NEC
7 1 (4.00%) Veritas
7 1 (4.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 1 (4.00%) Citrix
7 1 (4.00%) Polycom
7 1 (4.00%) Draytek
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