The table below looks at the statistics for Network Design skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Design over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Design
Rank 79 68 49
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -19
Contract jobs citing Network Design 26 1 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.29% 0.15% 2.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.65% 0.18% 2.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 1 9
Median daily rate £410 £375 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £375 £342
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £375 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £411 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.30% +9.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.50 £39.00 -
% change year-on-year
+34.61% -
Network Design
Tyne and Wear

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
981 559 505
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 86.58% 83.81% 86.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 744 375 345
Median daily rate £410 £400 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £598 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 22 13
Median hourly rate £28.00 £26.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.66% -3.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £19.35 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £47.50 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

Network Design
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing Network Design as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Network Design Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Network Design
Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Network Design Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Network Design
Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Design across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

Network Design Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Network Design
Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Network Design Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Network Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Network Design 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Network Design.

1 36 (92.31%) LAN
2 34 (87.18%) WAN
3 29 (74.36%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 27 (69.23%) Matrix Organization
4 27 (69.23%) Private Cloud
4 27 (69.23%) Relational Database
5 24 (61.54%) Office Automation
6 23 (58.97%) Data Centre
7 20 (51.28%) Windows
7 20 (51.28%) Security Cleared
8 19 (48.72%) Microsoft
9 18 (46.15%) SC Cleared
10 14 (35.90%) Degree
11 12 (30.77%) MS Excel
12 6 (15.38%) ITIL
12 6 (15.38%) Technical Architecture
13 5 (12.82%) Cisco
13 5 (12.82%) HP
14 4 (10.26%) Cisco Certification
14 4 (10.26%) CCNP
14 4 (10.26%) Firewall
14 4 (10.26%) ITIL Certification
14 4 (10.26%) F5
15 3 (7.69%) Mentoring
15 3 (7.69%) DV Cleared
15 3 (7.69%) Riverbed
15 3 (7.69%) BICSI Certification
15 3 (7.69%) BICSI RCDD
15 3 (7.69%) Aruba
15 3 (7.69%) Computer Science

Network Design
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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:

Applications
1 12 (30.77%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 36 (92.31%) LAN
2 34 (87.18%) WAN
3 4 (10.26%) Firewall
4 3 (7.69%) BIG-IP
4 3 (7.69%) Wireless
5 1 (2.56%) BGP
5 1 (2.56%) IPsec
5 1 (2.56%) MPLS
5 1 (2.56%) OSPF
5 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (69.23%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (76.92%) Architect
2 26 (66.67%) Solutions Architect
3 17 (43.59%) Infrastructure Architect
4 14 (35.90%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 4 (10.26%) Network Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Design Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Network Design Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Network Specialist
7 1 (2.56%) Senior Network Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Support Specialist
7 1 (2.56%) Systems Support
Miscellaneous
1 27 (69.23%) Private Cloud
2 23 (58.97%) Data Centre
3 3 (7.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 20 (51.28%) Windows
2 2 (5.13%) Unix
3 1 (2.56%) AIX
3 1 (2.56%) Solaris
3 1 (2.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (74.36%) Virtual Infrastructure
2 27 (69.23%) Matrix Organization
3 24 (61.54%) Office Automation
4 6 (15.38%) ITIL
4 6 (15.38%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (7.69%) ITSM
5 3 (7.69%) Mentoring
5 3 (7.69%) PRINCE
5 3 (7.69%) PRINCE2
5 3 (7.69%) Project Management
5 3 (7.69%) Service Management
6 1 (2.56%) Change Management
6 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (2.56%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.56%) Infrastructure Transformation
6 1 (2.56%) Migration
6 1 (2.56%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.56%) Release Management
6 1 (2.56%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (2.56%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 20 (51.28%) Security Cleared
2 18 (46.15%) SC Cleared
3 14 (35.90%) Degree
4 4 (10.26%) CCNP
4 4 (10.26%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (10.26%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (7.69%) BICSI Certification
5 3 (7.69%) BICSI RCDD
5 3 (7.69%) DV Cleared
5 3 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (5.13%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (5.13%) CCDP
6 2 (5.13%) CCIE
6 2 (5.13%) CCIP
6 2 (5.13%) CCSA
6 2 (5.13%) CCSE
6 2 (5.13%) HP ASE
6 2 (5.13%) HP MASE
6 2 (5.13%) JNCIA
6 2 (5.13%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) JSP 440
2 1 (2.56%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.56%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 19 (48.72%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.82%) Cisco
2 5 (12.82%) HP
3 4 (10.26%) F5
4 3 (7.69%) Aruba
4 3 (7.69%) CheckPoint
4 3 (7.69%) Juniper
4 3 (7.69%) Riverbed
5 2 (5.13%) Fortinet
6 1 (2.56%) ServiceNow