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 25 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.

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
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 83 45
Rank change year-on-year +70 -38  
Contract jobs citing Cisco 31 38 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 9.09% 2.86% 2.44%
As % of the Vendors category 17.61% 4.61% 6.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 26 12
Median daily rate £328 £355 £195
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.81% +82.17%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £263 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £500 £347
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £340
% change year-on-year +3.33% +10.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £18.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.69 £25.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year +6.76% +21.95%  

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 176 825 227
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 51.61% 62.17% 39.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 541 129
Median daily rate £330 £283 £293
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.72% -3.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £220 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £439 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 68 27
Median hourly rate £32.00 £28.00 £13.71
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.28% +104.23%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.60 £15.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.80 £36.00 £30.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 48 (70.59%) HP
2 45 (66.18%) Security Cleared
3 40 (58.82%) F5
4 37 (54.41%) SC Cleared
4 37 (54.41%) ITIL
5 34 (50.00%) Firewall
6 30 (44.12%) Linux
7 28 (41.18%) LAN
8 27 (39.71%) WAN
8 27 (39.71%) Solaris
9 25 (36.76%) Cisco Certification
9 25 (36.76%) CCNP
9 25 (36.76%) Wireless
9 25 (36.76%) Riverbed
10 24 (35.29%) FortiGate
10 24 (35.29%) AIX
10 24 (35.29%) Juniper
10 24 (35.29%) CheckPoint
11 23 (33.82%) Windows
11 23 (33.82%) JNCIA
12 22 (32.35%) CCSA
12 22 (32.35%) CCIE
12 22 (32.35%) Fortinet
13 21 (30.88%) JNCIE
13 21 (30.88%) CCDP
13 21 (30.88%) CCIP
13 21 (30.88%) ITSM
13 21 (30.88%) Service Management
13 21 (30.88%) CCSE
14 19 (27.94%) Network Design

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 15 (22.06%) WebLogic
2 9 (13.24%) Apache
2 9 (13.24%) iPlanet
2 9 (13.24%) JBoss
2 9 (13.24%) Oracle Application Server
2 9 (13.24%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.94%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 34 (50.00%) Firewall
2 28 (41.18%) LAN
3 27 (39.71%) WAN
4 25 (36.76%) Wireless
5 17 (25.00%) BIG-IP
6 12 (17.65%) Fibre Channel
6 12 (17.65%) SAN
7 11 (16.18%) TCP/IP
8 4 (5.88%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (4.41%) Cisco Wireless
9 3 (4.41%) IP Telephony
10 2 (2.94%) BGP
10 2 (2.94%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (2.94%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 2 (2.94%) MPLS
10 2 (2.94%) VPN
11 1 (1.47%) Cisco Nexus
11 1 (1.47%) Network Security
11 1 (1.47%) NX-OS
11 1 (1.47%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.82%) BODI
1 6 (8.82%) BusinessObjects
1 6 (8.82%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.94%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (8.82%) Oracle APEX
1 6 (8.82%) Oracle Forms
General
1 10 (14.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (39.71%) Network Engineer
2 12 (17.65%) Architect
2 12 (17.65%) Backup Engineer
3 7 (10.29%) Storage and Backup Engineer
3 7 (10.29%) Storage Engineer
4 6 (8.82%) Administrator
4 6 (8.82%) Unix Administrator
5 5 (7.35%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 4 (5.88%) Design Engineer
6 4 (5.88%) Network Architect
6 4 (5.88%) Network Design Engineer
6 4 (5.88%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
7 3 (4.41%) Analyst
7 3 (4.41%) Cloud Architect
7 3 (4.41%) Integration Architect
7 3 (4.41%) Senior Network Engineer
7 3 (4.41%) Solaris Administrator
7 3 (4.41%) Solaris Systems Administrator
7 3 (4.41%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (4.41%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.76%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.24%) Clustering
1 9 (13.24%) Computer Science
2 8 (11.76%) Replication
3 6 (8.82%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (8.82%) HP Storage
4 3 (4.41%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.94%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.47%) AS400
6 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 30 (44.12%) Linux
2 27 (39.71%) Solaris
3 24 (35.29%) AIX
4 23 (33.82%) Windows
5 14 (20.59%) HPUX
6 9 (13.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (13.24%) SUSE
6 9 (13.24%) Unix
7 8 (11.76%) Windows Server
8 7 (10.29%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (10.29%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (54.41%) ITIL
2 21 (30.88%) ITSM
2 21 (30.88%) Service Management
3 19 (27.94%) Network Design
4 10 (14.71%) High Availability
5 9 (13.24%) Load Balancing
6 8 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (8.82%) Migration
7 6 (8.82%) Project Management
7 6 (8.82%) Quality Management
7 6 (8.82%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (7.35%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (7.35%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (5.88%) Change Control
9 4 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
9 4 (5.88%) Project Governance
9 4 (5.88%) Time Management
9 4 (5.88%) TOGAF
10 3 (4.41%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.88%) SQL
2 3 (4.41%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 45 (66.18%) Security Cleared
2 37 (54.41%) SC Cleared
3 25 (36.76%) CCNP
3 25 (36.76%) Cisco Certification
4 23 (33.82%) JNCIA
5 22 (32.35%) CCIE
5 22 (32.35%) CCSA
6 21 (30.88%) CCDP
6 21 (30.88%) CCIP
6 21 (30.88%) CCSE
6 21 (30.88%) JNCIE
7 14 (20.59%) HP ASE
7 14 (20.59%) HP MASE
8 10 (14.71%) Degree
9 9 (13.24%) Computer Science Degree
10 4 (5.88%) DV Cleared
11 2 (2.94%) ISTQB
11 2 (2.94%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 1 (1.47%) CCIE Security
12 1 (1.47%) Master's Degree
System Software
1 9 (13.24%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 9 (13.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.47%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.47%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 24 (35.29%) FortiGate
2 12 (17.65%) EMC NetWorker
2 12 (17.65%) HP Data Protector
2 12 (17.65%) NetBackup
3 10 (14.71%) Backup Exec
4 9 (13.24%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 8 (11.76%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 3 (4.41%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (2.94%) Cisco IPCC
7 2 (2.94%) Cisco UCCE
8 1 (1.47%) Netcool
Vendors
1 48 (70.59%) HP
2 40 (58.82%) F5
3 25 (36.76%) Riverbed
4 24 (35.29%) CheckPoint
4 24 (35.29%) Juniper
5 22 (32.35%) Fortinet
6 17 (25.00%) Veritas
7 16 (23.53%) Oracle
8 15 (22.06%) Red Hat
9 14 (20.59%) Aruba
10 12 (17.65%) Brocade
10 12 (17.65%) EMC
10 12 (17.65%) Symantec
11 10 (14.71%) VMware
12 9 (13.24%) Sun
13 8 (11.76%) IBM
13 8 (11.76%) Veeam
14 6 (8.82%) TIBCO
15 5 (7.35%) Microsoft
16 4 (5.88%) TippingPoint
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