The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for Network Design skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Network Design over the 3 months to 26 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Design
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
Rank 50 63 -
Rank change year-on-year +13 -  
Contract jobs citing Network Design 24 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 4.48% 0.31% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.89% 0.35% -
Number of daily rates quoted 17 1 0
Median daily rate £410 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.88% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £391 £438 £350
% change year-on-year -10.57% +25.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 £45.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +4.44% +21.62%  

Network Design is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 491 573 306
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 91.60% 88.02% 78.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 342 401 186
Median daily rate £390 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.50% +8.10%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £550 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 14
Median hourly rate £37.50 £18.50 £11.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +102.70% +56.05%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £12.43 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £21.00 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Network Design
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne citing Network Design as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Network Design in Newcastle upon Tyne

Network Design
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Design in Newcastle upon Tyne

Network Design
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Network Design in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Network Design in Newcastle upon Tyne

Network Design
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Network Design 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 Network Design.

1 42 (91.30%) LAN
2 40 (86.96%) WAN
3 27 (58.70%) Security Cleared
3 27 (58.70%) Data Centre
4 24 (52.17%) SC Cleared
4 24 (52.17%) Microsoft
5 23 (50.00%) Private Cloud
5 23 (50.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
6 22 (47.83%) Relational Database
6 22 (47.83%) Windows
7 21 (45.65%) Degree
7 21 (45.65%) Matrix Organization
8 20 (43.48%) Cisco
8 20 (43.48%) HP
9 19 (41.30%) Office Automation
10 18 (39.13%) MS Excel
11 17 (36.96%) Cisco Certification
11 17 (36.96%) CCNP
11 17 (36.96%) Wireless
11 17 (36.96%) Riverbed
11 17 (36.96%) F5
12 16 (34.78%) JNCIA
12 16 (34.78%) CCSA
12 16 (34.78%) BIG-IP
12 16 (34.78%) ITIL
12 16 (34.78%) CCIE
12 16 (34.78%) Aruba
13 15 (32.61%) Firewall
14 14 (30.43%) CCDP
14 14 (30.43%) CCIP

Network Design
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:

Applications
1 18 (39.13%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.35%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 42 (91.30%) LAN
2 40 (86.96%) WAN
3 17 (36.96%) Wireless
4 16 (34.78%) BIG-IP
5 15 (32.61%) Firewall
6 2 (4.35%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (47.83%) Relational Database
General
1 10 (21.74%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (52.17%) Architect
2 20 (43.48%) Solutions Architect
3 18 (39.13%) Network Engineer
4 16 (34.78%) Infrastructure Architect
5 13 (28.26%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 3 (6.52%) Design Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Network Design Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Network Support
7 2 (4.35%) Network Support Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Project Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Software Project Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Support Engineer
8 1 (2.17%) Network Architect
8 1 (2.17%) Network Infrastructure Manager
8 1 (2.17%) Network Manager
8 1 (2.17%) Network Project Manager
8 1 (2.17%) Network Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 27 (58.70%) Data Centre
2 23 (50.00%) Private Cloud
3 10 (21.74%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.35%) CCTV
4 2 (4.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 22 (47.83%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (50.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
2 21 (45.65%) Matrix Organization
3 19 (41.30%) Office Automation
4 16 (34.78%) ITIL
5 13 (28.26%) ITSM
5 13 (28.26%) Service Management
6 4 (8.70%) Customer Requirements
6 4 (8.70%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (6.52%) PRINCE2
7 3 (6.52%) Project Management
8 2 (4.35%) Asset Management
8 2 (4.35%) ITIL V3
8 2 (4.35%) Software Engineering
9 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Architecture
9 1 (2.17%) Mentoring
9 1 (2.17%) PRINCE
9 1 (2.17%) Process Improvement
Qualifications
1 27 (58.70%) Security Cleared
2 24 (52.17%) SC Cleared
3 21 (45.65%) Degree
4 17 (36.96%) CCNP
4 17 (36.96%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (34.78%) CCIE
5 16 (34.78%) CCSA
5 16 (34.78%) JNCIA
6 14 (30.43%) CCDP
6 14 (30.43%) CCIP
6 14 (30.43%) CCSE
6 14 (30.43%) JNCIE
7 13 (28.26%) HP ASE
7 13 (28.26%) HP MASE
8 3 (6.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (4.35%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (4.35%) CCNA
10 1 (2.17%) BICSI Certification
10 1 (2.17%) DV Cleared
10 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) JSP 440
Systems Management
1 14 (30.43%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 24 (52.17%) Microsoft
2 20 (43.48%) Cisco
2 20 (43.48%) HP
3 17 (36.96%) F5
3 17 (36.96%) Riverbed
4 16 (34.78%) Aruba
5 14 (30.43%) CheckPoint
5 14 (30.43%) Fortinet
5 14 (30.43%) Juniper
6 2 (4.35%) ProCurve
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Reed Technology
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: competitive
Posted: Yesterday