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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 75 72 48
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -24
Contract jobs citing Cisco 39 15 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 2.88% 1.37% 3.24%
As % of the Vendors category 5.37% 3.24% 7.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 4 19
Median daily rate £325 £268 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.49% -23.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £219 £188 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £354 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £362 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 4
Median hourly rate £16.75 £13.50 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.07% -11.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.75 £13.50 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.75 £13.50 £27.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £21.75
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -3.44%
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
726 463 310
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 53.66% 42.32% 43.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 482 249 167
Median daily rate £320 £350 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +0.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £278 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £560 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 36 32
Median hourly rate £28.00 £25.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.80% -7.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.35 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £37.90 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -

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 September 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 September 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 -2 34 £325 +6.55% 9
Durham +5 4 £93 - 1
Northumberland - 1 - -
Cisco
England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 41 (45.56%) Firewall
2 40 (44.44%) ITIL
3 33 (36.67%) Security Cleared
4 28 (31.11%) SC Cleared
4 28 (31.11%) Unix
4 28 (31.11%) HP
5 26 (28.89%) Oracle
5 26 (28.89%) Linux
5 26 (28.89%) F5
6 24 (26.67%) WebLogic
6 24 (26.67%) Sun
6 24 (26.67%) iPlanet
7 23 (25.56%) SAN
7 23 (25.56%) J2EE
8 22 (24.44%) Solaris
9 20 (22.22%) TCP/IP
9 20 (22.22%) Red Hat
9 20 (22.22%) Clustering
10 19 (21.11%) 3PAR
10 19 (21.11%) EMC
10 19 (21.11%) Windows
11 18 (20.00%) AIX
11 18 (20.00%) Load Balancing
12 17 (18.89%) Brocade
13 16 (17.78%) High Availability
13 16 (17.78%) Apache
13 16 (17.78%) Tomcat
13 16 (17.78%) Cisco Certification
13 16 (17.78%) Veritas
14 15 (16.67%) VMware

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 24 (26.67%) iPlanet
1 24 (26.67%) WebLogic
2 16 (17.78%) Apache
2 16 (17.78%) Tomcat
3 15 (16.67%) JBoss
3 15 (16.67%) Oracle Application Server
4 4 (4.44%) MQSeries
5 2 (2.22%) IBM Notes
5 2 (2.22%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (1.11%) CICS
6 1 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.11%) IIS
6 1 (1.11%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.11%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.11%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.11%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.11%) MS Office
1 1 (1.11%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.44%) Office 365
2 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 41 (45.56%) Firewall
2 23 (25.56%) SAN
3 20 (22.22%) TCP/IP
4 10 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (10.00%) LAN
6 8 (8.89%) BIG-IP
7 7 (7.78%) DHCP
7 7 (7.78%) DNS
7 7 (7.78%) Fibre Channel
7 7 (7.78%) WAN
8 6 (6.67%) VPN
9 4 (4.44%) LDAP
9 4 (4.44%) VLAN
10 3 (3.33%) BGP
10 3 (3.33%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (3.33%) NAS
10 3 (3.33%) Network Security
11 2 (2.22%) Cisco ISE
11 2 (2.22%) MPLS
11 2 (2.22%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.89%) Oracle Database
2 5 (5.56%) DB2
3 4 (4.44%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.11%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (3.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.22%) Military
3 1 (1.11%) Banking
3 1 (1.11%) Finance
3 1 (1.11%) German Language
Job Titles
1 19 (21.11%) Network Engineer
2 13 (14.44%) Storage Engineer
3 11 (12.22%) Administrator
4 7 (7.78%) Systems Administrator
4 7 (7.78%) Unix Administrator
5 6 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
5 6 (6.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 5 (5.56%) Unix Systems Administrator
7 4 (4.44%) HP Storage Engineer
7 4 (4.44%) Solaris Engineer
8 3 (3.33%) EMC Engineer
8 3 (3.33%) EMC Storage Engineer
8 3 (3.33%) Installations Engineer
8 3 (3.33%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (3.33%) Network Support
8 3 (3.33%) Project Engineer
8 3 (3.33%) Support Engineer
8 3 (3.33%) Telephony Engineer
9 2 (2.22%) Network Security Engineer
9 2 (2.22%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (25.56%) J2EE
2 8 (8.89%) JSP
3 3 (3.33%) ADO
3 3 (3.33%) SAP Basis
4 2 (2.22%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 2 (2.22%) Web Services
5 1 (1.11%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (22.22%) Clustering
2 13 (14.44%) EMC VMAX
3 10 (11.11%) Replication
4 9 (10.00%) HP StoreVirtual
5 8 (8.89%) HP Storage
6 7 (7.78%) Celerra
6 7 (7.78%) EMC VNX
6 7 (7.78%) Enterprise Storage
7 3 (3.33%) CLARiiON
7 3 (3.33%) Data Centre
7 3 (3.33%) Management Information System
7 3 (3.33%) Symmetrix
7 3 (3.33%) Symmetrix DMX
7 3 (3.33%) User Experience
8 2 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (2.22%) Grid Computing
8 2 (2.22%) Mainframe
8 2 (2.22%) Virtual Team
9 1 (1.11%) FlexPod
9 1 (1.11%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 28 (31.11%) Unix
2 26 (28.89%) Linux
3 22 (24.44%) Solaris
4 19 (21.11%) Windows
5 18 (20.00%) AIX
6 13 (14.44%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (10.00%) HPUX
7 9 (10.00%) SUSE
8 7 (7.78%) Windows Server
9 4 (4.44%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (2.22%) Windows 7
11 2 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (1.11%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (44.44%) ITIL
2 18 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 16 (17.78%) High Availability
4 15 (16.67%) QMS
5 10 (11.11%) Project Management
6 9 (10.00%) ITIL V3
6 9 (10.00%) Quality Management
7 8 (8.89%) Kalman Filter
7 8 (8.89%) Migration
7 8 (8.89%) Six Sigma
8 7 (7.78%) Enterprise Architecture
8 7 (7.78%) Incident Management
9 6 (6.67%) Service Delivery
9 6 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (5.56%) ITSM
11 4 (4.44%) Business Continuity
12 3 (3.33%) Change Control
12 3 (3.33%) Data Migration
12 3 (3.33%) Problem Management
12 3 (3.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (8.89%) Java
2 1 (1.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (36.67%) Security Cleared
2 28 (31.11%) SC Cleared
3 16 (17.78%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (10.00%) CCNP
5 6 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (4.44%) HP ASE
6 4 (4.44%) HPE ATP
6 4 (4.44%) MCSE
7 3 (3.33%) CCNA
7 3 (3.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (2.22%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (2.22%) CCDP
8 2 (2.22%) CWNE
8 2 (2.22%) DV Cleared
9 1 (1.11%) AAT
9 1 (1.11%) CCNP Voice
9 1 (1.11%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (1.11%) Degree
9 1 (1.11%) ISTQB
9 1 (1.11%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (15.56%) SLA
2 8 (8.89%) JSP 440
3 1 (1.11%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.11%) QA
System Software
1 14 (15.56%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 10 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (8.89%) Active Directory
4 3 (3.33%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.22%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (1.11%) NFS
6 1 (1.11%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.11%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (1.11%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 11 (12.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 8 (8.89%) EMC NetWorker
3 5 (5.56%) OpenView
4 2 (2.22%) Backup Exec
4 2 (2.22%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (2.22%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (2.22%) FortiGate
4 2 (2.22%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (2.22%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (2.22%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.11%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (1.11%) Cisco IPCC
5 1 (1.11%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (1.11%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (1.11%) NSN NetAct
5 1 (1.11%) SCCM
5 1 (1.11%) SCOM
5 1 (1.11%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (1.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 28 (31.11%) HP
2 26 (28.89%) F5
2 26 (28.89%) Oracle
3 24 (26.67%) Sun
4 20 (22.22%) Red Hat
5 19 (21.11%) 3PAR
5 19 (21.11%) EMC
6 17 (18.89%) Brocade
7 16 (17.78%) Veritas
8 15 (16.67%) VMware
9 12 (13.33%) NetApp
10 11 (12.22%) Microsoft
11 8 (8.89%) BEA
12 7 (7.78%) Isilon
13 5 (5.56%) CheckPoint
13 5 (5.56%) Juniper
14 4 (4.44%) Cognos
14 4 (4.44%) Opsware
15 3 (3.33%) SAP
15 3 (3.33%) SolarWinds
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