The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 66 35 16
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -19
Contract jobs citing Cisco 8 14 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.99% 3.30% 5.34%
As % of the Vendors category 2.39% 7.53% 11.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 5
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£282 £331 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.80% -5.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £341 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.79% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £16.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £22.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +2.32%
Cisco
North East

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

Vendors Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
335 186 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 41.31% 43.87% 45.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 122 38
Average daily rate £328 £347 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.56% -0.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £170 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £469 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 16 8
Average hourly rate £29.75 £15.25 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+95.08% +17.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.36 £10.57 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £38.75 £18.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco across the Tyne and Wear region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Cisco
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Cisco Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Cisco
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne -31 7 £282 -16.87% 3
Gateshead +2 1 - -
Cisco
North East

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 13 (54.17%) Windows
2 12 (50.00%) ITIL
3 10 (41.67%) MS Excel
3 10 (41.67%) LAN
3 10 (41.67%) WAN
3 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
4 9 (37.50%) HP
4 9 (37.50%) Security Cleared
5 8 (33.33%) Service Management
5 8 (33.33%) Firewall
5 8 (33.33%) Juniper
6 7 (29.17%) Incident Management
7 6 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (25.00%) Dell
7 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (25.00%) Windows 7
8 5 (20.83%) Junos
8 5 (20.83%) F5
8 5 (20.83%) TippingPoint
8 5 (20.83%) SC Cleared
8 5 (20.83%) Problem Management
8 5 (20.83%) Cisco IOS
8 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (20.83%) SAN
8 5 (20.83%) CheckPoint
8 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (20.83%) McAfee
8 5 (20.83%) Windows XP
8 5 (20.83%) MS Office
8 5 (20.83%) Information Security

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 (4.17%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.17%) Lync
Applications
1 10 (41.67%) MS Excel
2 5 (20.83%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (41.67%) LAN
1 10 (41.67%) WAN
2 8 (33.33%) Firewall
3 5 (20.83%) Cisco IOS
3 5 (20.83%) SAN
3 5 (20.83%) Junos
4 4 (16.67%) VPN
4 4 (16.67%) Network Security
5 3 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (12.50%) BGP
6 2 (8.33%) NetScreen
6 2 (8.33%) Wireless
6 2 (8.33%) IPsec
6 2 (8.33%) DNS
6 2 (8.33%) SSL
6 2 (8.33%) Ethernet
6 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
6 2 (8.33%) Structured Cabling
7 1 (4.17%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (4.17%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.17%) MySQL
General
1 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Network Engineer
2 9 (37.50%) Analyst
3 7 (29.17%) Service Analyst
3 7 (29.17%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Support Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco Support
5 1 (4.17%) Voice Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco Voice Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Network Implementation Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Unified Communications Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Support Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Network Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Management Information System
1 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.50%) Cryptography
3 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.17%) Life Science
4 1 (4.17%) AS400
4 1 (4.17%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 13 (54.17%) Windows
2 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 5 (20.83%) Windows XP
3 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) ITIL
2 8 (33.33%) Service Management
3 7 (29.17%) Incident Management
4 5 (20.83%) ITSM
4 5 (20.83%) Information Security
4 5 (20.83%) Problem Management
5 4 (16.67%) Network Load Balancing
6 3 (12.50%) Service Delivery
6 3 (12.50%) Change Management
7 2 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (8.33%) Time Management
7 2 (8.33%) Network Management
8 1 (4.17%) Mobile Device Management
8 1 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (4.17%) Security Patching
8 1 (4.17%) Server Building
8 1 (4.17%) BCP
8 1 (4.17%) Project Management
8 1 (4.17%) Network Design
8 1 (4.17%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 6 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (20.83%) SC Cleared
4 4 (16.67%) CCNP
4 4 (16.67%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) JSP 440
2 2 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) Hyper-V
1 4 (16.67%) vSphere
1 4 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (4.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (4.17%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 9 (37.50%) HP
3 8 (33.33%) Juniper
4 6 (25.00%) Dell
5 5 (20.83%) CheckPoint
5 5 (20.83%) McAfee
5 5 (20.83%) TippingPoint
5 5 (20.83%) F5
6 4 (16.67%) 3PAR
6 4 (16.67%) Riverbed
6 4 (16.67%) Crossbeam
6 4 (16.67%) EMC
7 2 (8.33%) Remedy
7 2 (8.33%) Blue Coat
7 2 (8.33%) Aruba
8 1 (4.17%) VMware
8 1 (4.17%) CA
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