The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for Cisco Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Cisco Certification
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 101 56
Rank change year-on-year +65 -45  
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 8 20 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.31% 1.51% 0.52%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.52% 2.36% 1.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 2
Median daily rate £475 £350 £282
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.71% +24.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £210 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £363 £292
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £346
% change year-on-year +10.71% +1.08%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 0
Median hourly rate £17.00 £28.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -39.28% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.93 £35.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -8.78% +75.00%  

Cisco Certification is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Academic & Professional Certification
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 145 847 181
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 41.79% 63.83% 31.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 573 100
Median daily rate £358 £308 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.26% -8.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £218 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £440 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 59 12
Median hourly rate £32.00 £28.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.28% +1.81%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £21.66 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.70 £36.00 £38.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £24.12
% change year-on-year +10.00% +24.37%  

Cisco Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne citing Cisco Certification as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Certification in Newcastle upon Tyne

Cisco Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Cisco Certification in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Certification in Newcastle upon Tyne

Cisco Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Certification in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco Certification in Newcastle upon Tyne

Cisco Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Certification in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco Certification in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Certification 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 Cisco Certification.

1 25 (96.15%) WAN
1 25 (96.15%) CCNP
2 24 (92.31%) Cisco
2 24 (92.31%) CheckPoint
2 24 (92.31%) Wireless
2 24 (92.31%) Riverbed
3 23 (88.46%) Security Cleared
3 23 (88.46%) F5
3 23 (88.46%) FortiGate
3 23 (88.46%) Juniper
3 23 (88.46%) Firewall
3 23 (88.46%) LAN
4 22 (84.62%) CCIE
4 22 (84.62%) JNCIA
4 22 (84.62%) Fortinet
5 21 (80.77%) JNCIE
5 21 (80.77%) ITIL
5 21 (80.77%) CCIP
5 21 (80.77%) CCDP
5 21 (80.77%) HP
5 21 (80.77%) ITSM
5 21 (80.77%) Service Management
5 21 (80.77%) CCSA
5 21 (80.77%) CCSE
6 18 (69.23%) SC Cleared
7 16 (61.54%) Network Design
7 16 (61.54%) BIG-IP
8 14 (53.85%) HP ASE
8 14 (53.85%) HP MASE
9 12 (46.15%) Aruba

Cisco Certification
Co-occurring 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:

Communications & Networking
1 25 (96.15%) WAN
2 24 (92.31%) Wireless
3 23 (88.46%) Firewall
3 23 (88.46%) LAN
4 16 (61.54%) BIG-IP
5 2 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (7.69%) Cisco Wireless
5 2 (7.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (3.85%) BGP
6 1 (3.85%) Network Security
6 1 (3.85%) OSPF
6 1 (3.85%) Software-Defined Networking
6 1 (3.85%) VLAN
6 1 (3.85%) VRRP
General
1 9 (34.62%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (84.62%) Network Engineer
2 3 (11.54%) Architect
2 3 (11.54%) Network Architect
2 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
2 3 (11.54%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) Design Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) Network Design Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) Security Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) Senior Network Security Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) Senior Security Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Build Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Senior Architect
4 1 (3.85%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Senior Network Architect
4 1 (3.85%) Unified Communications Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (80.77%) ITIL
1 21 (80.77%) ITSM
1 21 (80.77%) Service Management
2 16 (61.54%) Network Design
3 4 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (15.38%) Project Management
4 1 (3.85%) Process Improvement
Qualifications
1 25 (96.15%) CCNP
2 23 (88.46%) Security Cleared
3 22 (84.62%) CCIE
3 22 (84.62%) JNCIA
4 21 (80.77%) CCDP
4 21 (80.77%) CCIP
4 21 (80.77%) CCSA
4 21 (80.77%) CCSE
4 21 (80.77%) JNCIE
5 18 (69.23%) SC Cleared
6 14 (53.85%) HP ASE
6 14 (53.85%) HP MASE
7 9 (34.62%) Computer Science Degree
7 9 (34.62%) Degree
8 4 (15.38%) DV Cleared
9 2 (7.69%) CCNA
10 1 (3.85%) CCIE Security
10 1 (3.85%) JNCIS
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 23 (88.46%) FortiGate
2 1 (3.85%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 24 (92.31%) CheckPoint
1 24 (92.31%) Cisco
1 24 (92.31%) Riverbed
2 23 (88.46%) F5
2 23 (88.46%) Juniper
3 22 (84.62%) Fortinet
4 21 (80.77%) HP
5 12 (46.15%) Aruba
6 4 (15.38%) TippingPoint
7 1 (3.85%) VMware