The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 24 March 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.

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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
Rank 38 64 43
Rank change year-on-year +26 -21  
Contract jobs citing Cisco 37 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 6.81% 0.61% 1.57%
As % of the Vendors category 15.29% 1.40% 3.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 3 2
Median daily rate £360 £263 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.14% -33.54%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £183 £371
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £353 £419
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £360 £350
% change year-on-year +0.69% +2.85%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.25 £22.00
% change year-on-year -1.23% -7.95%  

Cisco is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 242 285 153
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 44.57% 43.78% 40.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 202 81
Median daily rate £393 £325 £359
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.76% -9.48%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £246 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 5 12
Median hourly rate £12.50 £12.13 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.05% +10.27%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.57 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.20 £19.00 £20.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco in Newcastle upon Tyne

Cisco
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 in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco in Newcastle upon Tyne

Cisco
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco in Newcastle upon Tyne

Cisco
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco in Newcastle upon Tyne

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 53 (61.63%) F5
2 51 (59.30%) Security Cleared
3 48 (55.81%) ITIL
4 47 (54.65%) HP
4 47 (54.65%) SC Cleared
5 44 (51.16%) Firewall
6 36 (41.86%) Linux
7 32 (37.21%) Oracle
8 30 (34.88%) WebLogic
9 28 (32.56%) Cisco Certification
10 27 (31.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 25 (29.07%) Red Hat
11 25 (29.07%) LAN
12 24 (27.91%) CCNP
13 23 (26.74%) Juniper
13 23 (26.74%) CheckPoint
13 23 (26.74%) WAN
13 23 (26.74%) Wireless
13 23 (26.74%) Riverbed
14 22 (25.58%) JNCIA
14 22 (25.58%) Windows
15 21 (24.42%) CCIE
15 21 (24.42%) CCSA
16 20 (23.26%) ITSM
16 20 (23.26%) Service Management
16 20 (23.26%) Network Design
16 20 (23.26%) Solaris
16 20 (23.26%) Fortinet
16 20 (23.26%) FortiGate
17 19 (22.09%) Sun

Cisco
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 30 (34.88%) WebLogic
2 18 (20.93%) Apache
2 18 (20.93%) iPlanet
2 18 (20.93%) JBoss
2 18 (20.93%) Oracle Application Server
2 18 (20.93%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.33%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (6.98%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.16%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 12 (13.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.16%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 44 (51.16%) Firewall
2 25 (29.07%) LAN
3 23 (26.74%) WAN
3 23 (26.74%) Wireless
4 19 (22.09%) TCP/IP
5 16 (18.60%) BIG-IP
6 8 (9.30%) SAN
7 3 (3.49%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (3.49%) IP Telephony
7 3 (3.49%) Network Security
8 1 (1.16%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (1.16%) MPLS
8 1 (1.16%) SMTP
8 1 (1.16%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.95%) BODI
1 12 (13.95%) BusinessObjects
1 12 (13.95%) Oracle Database
2 4 (4.65%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.49%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.16%) Big Data
5 1 (1.16%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 12 (13.95%) Oracle APEX
1 12 (13.95%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.16%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 10 (11.63%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.16%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (33.72%) Network Engineer
2 16 (18.60%) Architect
3 8 (9.30%) Linux Engineer
4 7 (8.14%) Storage Engineer
5 6 (6.98%) Cloud Architect
5 6 (6.98%) Solaris Engineer
6 5 (5.81%) Project Engineer
6 5 (5.81%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
7 4 (4.65%) DBA
7 4 (4.65%) SQL DBA
7 4 (4.65%) SQL Server DBA
8 3 (3.49%) Analyst
8 3 (3.49%) Applications Architect
8 3 (3.49%) Design Engineer
8 3 (3.49%) Integration Architect
8 3 (3.49%) Network Security Engineer
8 3 (3.49%) Security Engineer
8 3 (3.49%) Support Engineer
8 3 (3.49%) Systems Architect
8 3 (3.49%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (20.93%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 18 (20.93%) Clustering
2 12 (13.95%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (12.79%) Data Centre
4 10 (11.63%) Computer Science
5 5 (5.81%) EMC VMAX
5 5 (5.81%) Replication
6 4 (4.65%) Symmetrix
7 2 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.33%) FlexPod
7 2 (2.33%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.33%) Public Cloud
8 1 (1.16%) AS400
8 1 (1.16%) Celerra
8 1 (1.16%) EMC VNX
8 1 (1.16%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (1.16%) HP Storage
8 1 (1.16%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 36 (41.86%) Linux
2 27 (31.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 22 (25.58%) Windows
4 20 (23.26%) Solaris
5 19 (22.09%) Unix
6 15 (17.44%) Windows Server
7 14 (16.28%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (15.12%) Windows Server 2003
9 12 (13.95%) HPUX
10 5 (5.81%) AIX
11 2 (2.33%) SUSE
11 2 (2.33%) Windows 7
12 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (1.16%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (55.81%) ITIL
2 20 (23.26%) ITSM
2 20 (23.26%) Network Design
2 20 (23.26%) Service Management
3 18 (20.93%) High Availability
3 18 (20.93%) Load Balancing
4 13 (15.12%) Migration
5 11 (12.79%) Change Control
6 10 (11.63%) Disaster Recovery
7 9 (10.47%) Root Cause Analysis
8 8 (9.30%) Project Governance
8 8 (9.30%) Time Management
9 7 (8.14%) Quality Management
9 7 (8.14%) TOGAF
10 5 (5.81%) Incident Management
10 5 (5.81%) Service Delivery
11 4 (4.65%) Data Migration
11 4 (4.65%) QMS
12 3 (3.49%) ITIL V3
12 3 (3.49%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.98%) SQL
2 3 (3.49%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.16%) C
3 1 (1.16%) Perl
Qualifications
1 51 (59.30%) Security Cleared
2 47 (54.65%) SC Cleared
3 28 (32.56%) Cisco Certification
4 24 (27.91%) CCNP
5 22 (25.58%) JNCIA
6 21 (24.42%) CCIE
6 21 (24.42%) CCSA
7 19 (22.09%) CCDP
7 19 (22.09%) CCIP
7 19 (22.09%) CCSE
7 19 (22.09%) JNCIE
8 13 (15.12%) HP ASE
8 13 (15.12%) HP MASE
9 10 (11.63%) Degree
10 5 (5.81%) CCNA
11 2 (2.33%) BPSS Clearance
11 2 (2.33%) ISTQB
11 2 (2.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 1 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 18 (20.93%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 16 (18.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.33%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.16%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.16%) Firmware
4 1 (1.16%) KVM
Systems Management
1 20 (23.26%) FortiGate
2 5 (5.81%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (2.33%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (2.33%) Cisco IPCC
3 2 (2.33%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (1.16%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.16%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (1.16%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.16%) PureDisk
4 1 (1.16%) Simpana
Vendors
1 53 (61.63%) F5
2 47 (54.65%) HP
3 32 (37.21%) Oracle
4 25 (29.07%) Red Hat
5 23 (26.74%) CheckPoint
5 23 (26.74%) Juniper
5 23 (26.74%) Riverbed
6 20 (23.26%) Fortinet
7 19 (22.09%) Sun
7 19 (22.09%) Veritas
7 19 (22.09%) VMware
8 16 (18.60%) Aruba
9 12 (13.95%) TIBCO
10 9 (10.47%) Microsoft
11 6 (6.98%) Brocade
11 6 (6.98%) EMC
12 5 (5.81%) 3PAR
12 5 (5.81%) NetApp
13 3 (3.49%) Genesys
13 3 (3.49%) Nortel