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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 52 49 37
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -12
Contract jobs citing Cisco 58 20 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 4.79% 2.76% 5.26%
As % of the Vendors category 8.62% 6.94% 11.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 7 23
Median daily rate £330 £230 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.47% -38.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £125 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £345 £462
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 0
Median hourly rate £22.50 £24.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £20.25
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +11.11%
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
673 288 296
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 55.53% 39.78% 45.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 471 171 192
Median daily rate £350 £340 £349
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £230 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £529 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 26 13
Median hourly rate £22.50 £25.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -7.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.60 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £49.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing Cisco as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 5 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 5 December 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -10 47 £340 +49.45% 2
Sunderland +2 7 £275 -15.38% 1
Gateshead - 1 - -
Cisco
North East

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 45 (50.00%) Firewall
2 42 (46.67%) Linux
3 38 (42.22%) Oracle
4 37 (41.11%) Security Cleared
4 37 (41.11%) F5
5 36 (40.00%) ITIL
6 34 (37.78%) SC Cleared
7 33 (36.67%) WebLogic
8 32 (35.56%) Unix
9 31 (34.44%) TCP/IP
10 30 (33.33%) Red Hat
10 30 (33.33%) High Availability
11 29 (32.22%) Load Balancing
11 29 (32.22%) Sun
12 28 (31.11%) HP
12 28 (31.11%) iPlanet
12 28 (31.11%) Apache
12 28 (31.11%) Tomcat
12 28 (31.11%) J2EE
12 28 (31.11%) Clustering
13 27 (30.00%) JBoss
13 27 (30.00%) Veritas
13 27 (30.00%) Oracle Application Server
14 26 (28.89%) Veritas Volume Manager
15 24 (26.67%) Solaris
16 19 (21.11%) Windows
17 18 (20.00%) SAN
18 17 (18.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 15 (16.67%) Brocade
19 15 (16.67%) HPUX

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 33 (36.67%) WebLogic
2 28 (31.11%) Apache
2 28 (31.11%) iPlanet
2 28 (31.11%) Tomcat
3 27 (30.00%) JBoss
3 27 (30.00%) Oracle Application Server
4 2 (2.22%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.11%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (2.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.11%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 45 (50.00%) Firewall
2 31 (34.44%) TCP/IP
3 18 (20.00%) SAN
4 9 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (6.67%) WAN
5 6 (6.67%) Wireless
6 5 (5.56%) Fibre Channel
6 5 (5.56%) LAN
6 5 (5.56%) Network Security
7 3 (3.33%) BIG-IP
7 3 (3.33%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (3.33%) DHCP
7 3 (3.33%) DNS
7 3 (3.33%) IPsec
7 3 (3.33%) VPN
7 3 (3.33%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (2.22%) BGP
8 2 (2.22%) MPLS
8 2 (2.22%) OSPF
8 2 (2.22%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.56%) BODI
1 5 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
1 5 (5.56%) Oracle Database
2 4 (4.44%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.11%) Big Data
4 1 (1.11%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 5 (5.56%) Oracle APEX
1 5 (5.56%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (4.44%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.11%) Finance
2 1 (1.11%) German Language
Job Titles
1 19 (21.11%) Network Engineer
2 11 (12.22%) Storage Engineer
3 10 (11.11%) Administrator
4 8 (8.89%) Linux Engineer
5 7 (7.78%) Solaris Engineer
5 7 (7.78%) Systems Administrator
5 7 (7.78%) Unix Administrator
6 6 (6.67%) Architect
6 6 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
6 6 (6.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 5 (5.56%) Project Engineer
7 5 (5.56%) Unix Systems Administrator
8 4 (4.44%) Network Security Engineer
8 4 (4.44%) Network Support
8 4 (4.44%) Security Engineer
8 4 (4.44%) Support Engineer
9 3 (3.33%) DBA
9 3 (3.33%) Linux Administrator
9 3 (3.33%) SQL DBA
9 3 (3.33%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (31.11%) J2EE
2 1 (1.11%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.11%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (31.11%) Clustering
2 9 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 9 (10.00%) EMC VMAX
2 9 (10.00%) Replication
3 5 (5.56%) Celerra
3 5 (5.56%) EMC VNX
3 5 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (5.56%) Enterprise Storage
3 5 (5.56%) HP Storage
3 5 (5.56%) HP StoreVirtual
4 4 (4.44%) Symmetrix
5 3 (3.33%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.22%) FlexPod
6 2 (2.22%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.11%) IVR
7 1 (1.11%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (1.11%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 42 (46.67%) Linux
2 32 (35.56%) Unix
3 24 (26.67%) Solaris
4 19 (21.11%) Windows
5 17 (18.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (16.67%) HPUX
7 12 (13.33%) AIX
8 11 (12.22%) SUSE
8 11 (12.22%) Windows Server
8 11 (12.22%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (7.78%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (3.33%) Oracle Linux
10 3 (3.33%) Windows 7
11 1 (1.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (40.00%) ITIL
2 30 (33.33%) High Availability
3 29 (32.22%) Load Balancing
4 9 (10.00%) Quality Management
5 8 (8.89%) QMS
6 7 (7.78%) Change Control
6 7 (7.78%) Migration
7 6 (6.67%) Incident Management
8 5 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (5.56%) ITSM
8 5 (5.56%) Network Design
8 5 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (4.44%) Change Management
9 4 (4.44%) Data Migration
9 4 (4.44%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (4.44%) Problem Management
9 4 (4.44%) Project Governance
9 4 (4.44%) Service Delivery
9 4 (4.44%) Service Management
9 4 (4.44%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.33%) SQL
2 1 (1.11%) C
2 1 (1.11%) Perl
Qualifications
1 37 (41.11%) Security Cleared
2 34 (37.78%) SC Cleared
3 12 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (7.78%) CCNP
5 5 (5.56%) CCNA
6 4 (4.44%) HP ASE
7 3 (3.33%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (3.33%) CCSA
7 3 (3.33%) Degree
8 2 (2.22%) CCDP
8 2 (2.22%) CCIE
8 2 (2.22%) CCIP
8 2 (2.22%) CCSE
8 2 (2.22%) HP MASE
8 2 (2.22%) HPE ATP
8 2 (2.22%) JNCIA
8 2 (2.22%) JNCIE
9 1 (1.11%) CCNP Voice
9 1 (1.11%) DCSE
9 1 (1.11%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.22%) SLA
2 1 (1.11%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 26 (28.89%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 8 (8.89%) Hyper-V
2 8 (8.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.22%) Firmware
4 2 (2.22%) NFS
5 1 (1.11%) KVM
5 1 (1.11%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (5.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 4 (4.44%) FortiGate
3 2 (2.22%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.11%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.11%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (1.11%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (1.11%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (1.11%) Legato
4 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (1.11%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.11%) OpenView
4 1 (1.11%) PureDisk
4 1 (1.11%) SCOM
4 1 (1.11%) Simpana
4 1 (1.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 38 (42.22%) Oracle
2 37 (41.11%) F5
3 30 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 29 (32.22%) Sun
5 28 (31.11%) HP
6 27 (30.00%) Veritas
7 15 (16.67%) Brocade
8 12 (13.33%) EMC
8 12 (13.33%) VMware
9 11 (12.22%) 3PAR
10 7 (7.78%) Juniper
10 7 (7.78%) Microsoft
10 7 (7.78%) NetApp
11 6 (6.67%) CheckPoint
12 5 (5.56%) Isilon
12 5 (5.56%) TIBCO
13 3 (3.33%) Aruba
13 3 (3.33%) Riverbed
14 2 (2.22%) Dell
14 2 (2.22%) Fortinet