The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 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.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 77 70 42
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -28
Contract jobs citing Cisco 31 15 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 2.49% 1.44% 2.97%
As % of the Vendors category 4.25% 3.48% 6.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 5 17
Median daily rate £300 £294 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.04% -2.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £180 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £375 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Median hourly rate £16.75 £13.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.07% -58.46%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £20.80 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+17.78% -3.25%
Cisco
England

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

Vendors Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
729 431 276
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 58.46% 41.32% 45.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 464 216 167
Median daily rate £290 £325 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.76% -5.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £550 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 32 20
Median hourly rate £28.00 £26.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.35 £10.87
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £38.00 £34.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East region citing Cisco as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Cisco
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the North East region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016.

Cisco Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Cisco
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the North East region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -8 23 £300 +6.38% 6
Durham +5 7 £184 -51.00% 1
Northumberland - 1 - -
Cisco
England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco 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 North East region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 30 (44.78%) ITIL
2 25 (37.31%) HP
3 22 (32.84%) Firewall
4 21 (31.34%) Security Cleared
5 19 (28.36%) SAN
6 17 (25.37%) Windows
7 16 (23.88%) Cisco Certification
7 16 (23.88%) EMC
7 16 (23.88%) SC Cleared
7 16 (23.88%) 3PAR
8 15 (22.39%) QMS
9 14 (20.90%) Brocade
9 14 (20.90%) VMware
10 13 (19.40%) SLA
11 12 (17.91%) Windows Server 2008
12 11 (16.42%) NetApp
13 10 (14.93%) Microsoft
13 10 (14.93%) Unix
13 10 (14.93%) Oracle
13 10 (14.93%) Project Management
13 10 (14.93%) EMC VMAX
14 9 (13.43%) HP StoreVirtual
14 9 (13.43%) F5
14 9 (13.43%) ITIL V3
14 9 (13.43%) VMware Infrastructure
14 9 (13.43%) Quality Management
14 9 (13.43%) Linux
14 9 (13.43%) CCNP
15 8 (11.94%) Sun
15 8 (11.94%) AIX

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 8 (11.94%) iPlanet
1 8 (11.94%) WebLogic
2 4 (5.97%) MQSeries
3 2 (2.99%) IBM Notes
3 2 (2.99%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (1.49%) CICS
4 1 (1.49%) IIS
4 1 (1.49%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.49%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.49%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.49%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.49%) MS Office
1 1 (1.49%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.46%) Office 365
2 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (32.84%) Firewall
2 19 (28.36%) SAN
3 8 (11.94%) BIG-IP
3 8 (11.94%) Cisco ASA
3 8 (11.94%) LAN
4 7 (10.45%) Fibre Channel
5 6 (8.96%) DHCP
5 6 (8.96%) DNS
5 6 (8.96%) WAN
6 5 (7.46%) VPN
7 4 (5.97%) LDAP
7 4 (5.97%) VLAN
8 3 (4.48%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (2.99%) Cisco ISE
9 2 (2.99%) IP Telephony
9 2 (2.99%) NAS
9 2 (2.99%) Network Security
9 2 (2.99%) Spanning Tree
9 2 (2.99%) SSH
9 2 (2.99%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.94%) Oracle Database
2 5 (7.46%) DB2
3 4 (5.97%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.49%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (4.48%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.99%) Military
3 1 (1.49%) Banking
3 1 (1.49%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (25.37%) Network Engineer
2 10 (14.93%) Storage Engineer
3 5 (7.46%) Cisco Engineer
3 5 (7.46%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 4 (5.97%) HP Storage Engineer
5 3 (4.48%) Administrator
5 3 (4.48%) Analyst
5 3 (4.48%) EMC Engineer
5 3 (4.48%) EMC Storage Engineer
5 3 (4.48%) Installations Engineer
5 3 (4.48%) Service Analyst
5 3 (4.48%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (4.48%) Support Engineer
5 3 (4.48%) Telephony Engineer
6 2 (2.99%) Architect
6 2 (2.99%) Consultant
6 2 (2.99%) Network Support Engineer
6 2 (2.99%) Security Consultant
6 2 (2.99%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (2.99%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.94%) JSP
2 7 (10.45%) J2EE
3 3 (4.48%) ADO
3 3 (4.48%) SAP Basis
4 2 (2.99%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 2 (2.99%) Web Services
5 1 (1.49%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.93%) EMC VMAX
2 9 (13.43%) HP StoreVirtual
3 7 (10.45%) Celerra
3 7 (10.45%) EMC VNX
3 7 (10.45%) Enterprise Storage
3 7 (10.45%) HP Storage
3 7 (10.45%) Replication
4 5 (7.46%) Clustering
5 3 (4.48%) CLARiiON
5 3 (4.48%) Management Information System
5 3 (4.48%) Symmetrix DMX
5 3 (4.48%) User Experience
6 2 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.99%) Grid Computing
6 2 (2.99%) Mainframe
6 2 (2.99%) Virtual Team
7 1 (1.49%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.49%) FlexPod
7 1 (1.49%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 17 (25.37%) Windows
2 12 (17.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (14.93%) Unix
4 9 (13.43%) Linux
5 8 (11.94%) AIX
5 8 (11.94%) Solaris
6 5 (7.46%) Windows Server
7 3 (4.48%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.99%) Windows 7
8 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.49%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (44.78%) ITIL
2 15 (22.39%) QMS
3 10 (14.93%) Project Management
4 9 (13.43%) ITIL V3
4 9 (13.43%) Quality Management
5 8 (11.94%) Kalman Filter
5 8 (11.94%) Six Sigma
6 7 (10.45%) Enterprise Architecture
7 6 (8.96%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (7.46%) Migration
8 5 (7.46%) Service Delivery
9 4 (5.97%) Business Continuity
9 4 (5.97%) ITSM
10 3 (4.48%) Capacity Management
10 3 (4.48%) Change Control
10 3 (4.48%) Incident Management
10 3 (4.48%) Performance Monitoring
10 3 (4.48%) Performance Tuning
11 2 (2.99%) Boundary Protection
11 2 (2.99%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (11.94%) Java
Qualifications
1 21 (31.34%) Security Cleared
2 16 (23.88%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (23.88%) SC Cleared
3 9 (13.43%) CCNP
4 7 (10.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (5.97%) HP ASE
5 4 (5.97%) HPE ATP
5 4 (5.97%) MCSE
6 3 (4.48%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (2.99%) CCDP
7 2 (2.99%) CCNA
7 2 (2.99%) CWNE
7 2 (2.99%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.49%) CCSA
8 1 (1.49%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (1.49%) Degree
8 1 (1.49%) ISEB
8 1 (1.49%) ISTQB
8 1 (1.49%) MCDST
8 1 (1.49%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (19.40%) SLA
2 8 (11.94%) JSP 440
3 1 (1.49%) QA
System Software
1 9 (13.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (10.45%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.99%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.49%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.49%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.49%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 8 (11.94%) EMC NetWorker
1 8 (11.94%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 5 (7.46%) OpenView
3 2 (2.99%) Backup Exec
3 2 (2.99%) BMC PATROL
3 2 (2.99%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (2.99%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (2.99%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (2.99%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.49%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (1.49%) Cisco IPCC
4 1 (1.49%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (1.49%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (1.49%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (1.49%) NSN NetAct
4 1 (1.49%) SCCM
4 1 (1.49%) SCOM
4 1 (1.49%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (1.49%) WSUS
Vendors
1 25 (37.31%) HP
2 16 (23.88%) 3PAR
2 16 (23.88%) EMC
3 14 (20.90%) Brocade
3 14 (20.90%) VMware
4 11 (16.42%) NetApp
5 10 (14.93%) Microsoft
5 10 (14.93%) Oracle
6 9 (13.43%) F5
7 8 (11.94%) BEA
7 8 (11.94%) Red Hat
7 8 (11.94%) Sun
8 7 (10.45%) Isilon
9 4 (5.97%) CheckPoint
9 4 (5.97%) Cognos
9 4 (5.97%) Opsware
10 3 (4.48%) Citrix
10 3 (4.48%) Juniper
10 3 (4.48%) SAP
10 3 (4.48%) Symantec
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