Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 November 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.

Cisco
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 86 82
Rank change year-on-year +58 -4 -35
Contract jobs citing Cisco 62 74 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 7.16% 3.31% 1.51%
As % of the Vendors category 15.31% 5.62% 3.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 56 8
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £325 £325 £282
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +15.25% -18.90%
10th Percentile £300 £285 £182
90th Percentile £415 £394 £395
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £325 £325 £294
% change year-on-year - +10.54% -15.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate - - £25.25
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - £22.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year - -6.25% +57.38%

Cisco is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

All Vendors
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 405 1317 547
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 46.77% 58.85% 39.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 293 936 311
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £365 £330 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.61% -5.71% -
10th Percentile £263 £213 £240
90th Percentile £550 £488 £560
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £365 £330 £350
% change year-on-year +10.61% -5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 97 49
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £17.10 £28.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.93% +12.00% +36.99%
10th Percentile £8.77 £12.25 £12.13
90th Percentile £47.76 £36.00 £39.60
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £15.50 £27.75 £24.00
% change year-on-year -44.14% +15.63% +38.13%

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings citing Cisco as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

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 6 months to 22 November 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 52 (83.87%) Linux
2 49 (79.03%) AIX
2 49 (79.03%) Solaris
3 42 (67.74%) HP
4 40 (64.52%) ITIL
5 37 (59.68%) Windows
5 37 (59.68%) Security Cleared
6 36 (58.06%) SAN
7 33 (53.23%) SC Cleared
8 27 (43.55%) EMC NetWorker
8 27 (43.55%) EMC
8 27 (43.55%) Symantec
8 27 (43.55%) Firewall
8 27 (43.55%) NetBackup
8 27 (43.55%) Brocade
9 26 (41.94%) Veritas
9 26 (41.94%) HP Data Protector
9 26 (41.94%) Fibre Channel
9 26 (41.94%) F5
10 24 (38.71%) Oracle
11 23 (37.10%) WebLogic
11 23 (37.10%) Unix
11 23 (37.10%) HPUX
11 23 (37.10%) JBoss
11 23 (37.10%) TCP/IP
11 23 (37.10%) Apache
11 23 (37.10%) Tomcat
11 23 (37.10%) Red Hat
11 23 (37.10%) iPlanet
11 23 (37.10%) Sun

Cisco
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:

Application Platforms
1 23 (37.10%) Apache
1 23 (37.10%) iPlanet
1 23 (37.10%) JBoss
1 23 (37.10%) Oracle Application Server
1 23 (37.10%) Tomcat
1 23 (37.10%) WebLogic
2 7 (11.29%) BizTalk Server
2 7 (11.29%) MQSeries
2 7 (11.29%) OpenStack
2 7 (11.29%) SharePoint
2 7 (11.29%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 7 (11.29%) Microsoft Office
1 7 (11.29%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (14.52%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.84%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.23%) Datadog
2 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.61%) Office 365
3 1 (1.61%) PaaS
3 1 (1.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (58.06%) SAN
2 27 (43.55%) Firewall
3 26 (41.94%) Fibre Channel
4 23 (37.10%) TCP/IP
5 9 (14.52%) DNS
6 8 (12.90%) WAN
7 7 (11.29%) LDAP
7 7 (11.29%) NAS
8 6 (9.68%) FCoE
8 6 (9.68%) iSCSI
9 4 (6.45%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (4.84%) Cisco Wireless
10 3 (4.84%) VLAN
10 3 (4.84%) Wireless
11 2 (3.23%) BIG-IP
11 2 (3.23%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 2 (3.23%) LAN
11 2 (3.23%) Network Security
12 1 (1.61%) Software-Defined Networking
12 1 (1.61%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.45%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (3.23%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (1.61%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Jenkins
1 2 (3.23%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (38.71%) Backup Engineer
2 15 (24.19%) Unix Engineer
3 14 (22.58%) Storage and Backup Engineer
3 14 (22.58%) Storage Engineer
4 12 (19.35%) AIX Engineer
5 10 (16.13%) Solaris Engineer
6 4 (6.45%) NetBackup Engineer
6 4 (6.45%) Network Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) Analyst
7 3 (4.84%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) EMC Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) HPUX Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 3 (4.84%) Service Analyst
8 2 (3.23%) Consultant
8 2 (3.23%) Design Engineer
8 2 (3.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (3.23%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (35.48%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 23 (37.10%) Clustering
2 17 (27.42%) Replication
3 12 (19.35%) Data Centre
4 9 (14.52%) HP Storage
5 4 (6.45%) Grid Computing
6 3 (4.84%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 52 (83.87%) Linux
2 49 (79.03%) AIX
2 49 (79.03%) Solaris
3 37 (59.68%) Windows
4 23 (37.10%) HPUX
4 23 (37.10%) Unix
5 22 (35.48%) SUSE
6 2 (3.23%) Windows 7
6 2 (3.23%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (64.52%) ITIL
2 23 (37.10%) High Availability
2 23 (37.10%) Load Balancing
3 14 (22.58%) Performance Tuning
3 14 (22.58%) Quality Management
4 13 (20.97%) QMS
5 9 (14.52%) User Acceptance Testing
6 8 (12.90%) Unit Testing
7 7 (11.29%) Performance Monitoring
8 6 (9.68%) Network Design
9 5 (8.06%) Problem Management
9 5 (8.06%) Procure-to-Pay
9 5 (8.06%) Root Cause Analysis
10 4 (6.45%) DevOps
10 4 (6.45%) Requirements Management
11 2 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (3.23%) Configuration Management
11 2 (3.23%) Data Management
11 2 (3.23%) ITSM
11 2 (3.23%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 12 (19.35%) Perl
2 11 (17.74%) Bash Shell
3 9 (14.52%) C-shell
3 9 (14.52%) Korn
4 8 (12.90%) Shell Script
5 2 (3.23%) C
5 2 (3.23%) C++
5 2 (3.23%) Java
5 2 (3.23%) Python
5 2 (3.23%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 37 (59.68%) Security Cleared
2 33 (53.23%) SC Cleared
3 7 (11.29%) CCNP
3 7 (11.29%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (8.06%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (4.84%) CCDP
5 3 (4.84%) CCIE
6 2 (3.23%) CCNA
6 2 (3.23%) CCSA
6 2 (3.23%) CCSE
6 2 (3.23%) Chartered Engineer
6 2 (3.23%) CISM
6 2 (3.23%) CISSP
6 2 (3.23%) Degree
6 2 (3.23%) JNCIS
6 2 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (1.61%) CCIE Security
7 1 (1.61%) JNCIA
7 1 (1.61%) JNCIE
7 1 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 10 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (14.52%) Hyper-V
2 9 (14.52%) KVM
2 9 (14.52%) Samba
2 9 (14.52%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 7 (11.29%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (3.23%) Docker
5 1 (1.61%) Firmware
5 1 (1.61%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 27 (43.55%) EMC NetWorker
1 27 (43.55%) NetBackup
2 26 (41.94%) HP Data Protector
3 20 (32.26%) Backup Exec
4 17 (27.42%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 16 (25.81%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 7 (11.29%) OpenView
7 2 (3.23%) Ansible
7 2 (3.23%) FortiGate
7 2 (3.23%) Kubernetes
7 2 (3.23%) Nagios
7 2 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (3.23%) Packer
7 2 (3.23%) Puppet
7 2 (3.23%) Terraform
8 1 (1.61%) Cisco Prime
8 1 (1.61%) PureDisk
8 1 (1.61%) Simpana
Vendors
1 42 (67.74%) HP
2 27 (43.55%) Brocade
2 27 (43.55%) EMC
2 27 (43.55%) Symantec
3 26 (41.94%) F5
3 26 (41.94%) Veritas
4 24 (38.71%) Oracle
5 23 (37.10%) Red Hat
5 23 (37.10%) Sun
6 18 (29.03%) IBM
7 17 (27.42%) Veeam
8 10 (16.13%) VMware
9 9 (14.52%) PlateSpin
10 7 (11.29%) Cognos
10 7 (11.29%) Opsware
11 5 (8.06%) CheckPoint
12 4 (6.45%) Microsoft
13 3 (4.84%) Borland
13 3 (4.84%) Dell
13 3 (4.84%) Juniper