The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 26 April 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
North East / Tyne and Wear
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 72 34
Rank change year-on-year +25 -38  
Contract jobs citing Cisco 24 13 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 4.55% 1.42% 3.26%
As % of the Vendors category 8.99% 2.80% 7.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 9 7
Median daily rate £388 £350 £228
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% +53.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £243 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £571 £365 £342
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £340
% change year-on-year +3.44% +6.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £10.25 £14.60 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.79% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.25 £23.50
% change year-on-year -1.23% -13.82%  

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 Tyne and Wear.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 267 465 243
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 50.57% 50.65% 44.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 302 141
Median daily rate £420 £295 £311
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +42.37% -5.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £235 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £421 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 17 21
Median hourly rate £27.50 £26.25 £11.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.76% +121.42%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.16 £14.60 £9.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.60 £28.35 £27.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -13.15% +8.57%  

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 Tyne and Wear

Cisco
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco in Tyne and Wear

Cisco
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco in Tyne and Wear over the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco in Tyne and Wear

Cisco
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco in Tyne and Wear

Cisco
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 26 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne +23 23 £388 +10.71% 5
Gateshead - 1 - - 1
Cisco
North East

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 50 (71.43%) HP
2 43 (61.43%) F5
3 41 (58.57%) Security Cleared
4 35 (50.00%) ITIL
5 34 (48.57%) SC Cleared
6 31 (44.29%) Firewall
7 29 (41.43%) Wireless
7 29 (41.43%) Cisco Certification
7 29 (41.43%) LAN
8 28 (40.00%) CCNP
9 27 (38.57%) WAN
9 27 (38.57%) Riverbed
10 26 (37.14%) CheckPoint
10 26 (37.14%) JNCIA
11 25 (35.71%) CCSA
11 25 (35.71%) Juniper
11 25 (35.71%) CCIE
11 25 (35.71%) Windows
11 25 (35.71%) FortiGate
12 24 (34.29%) Fortinet
13 23 (32.86%) CCIP
13 23 (32.86%) CCDP
13 23 (32.86%) ITSM
13 23 (32.86%) Service Management
13 23 (32.86%) JNCIE
13 23 (32.86%) CCSE
13 23 (32.86%) Network Design
14 20 (28.57%) BIG-IP
14 20 (28.57%) Linux
15 18 (25.71%) Oracle

Cisco
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 (21.43%) WebLogic
2 3 (4.29%) Apache
2 3 (4.29%) iPlanet
2 3 (4.29%) JBoss
2 3 (4.29%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.29%) Oracle Application Server
2 3 (4.29%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (4.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 12 (17.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (44.29%) Firewall
2 29 (41.43%) LAN
2 29 (41.43%) Wireless
3 27 (38.57%) WAN
4 20 (28.57%) BIG-IP
5 5 (7.14%) TCP/IP
6 4 (5.71%) SAN
7 3 (4.29%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (4.29%) IP Telephony
8 2 (2.86%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (2.86%) Network Security
9 1 (1.43%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (1.43%) DHCP
9 1 (1.43%) DNS
9 1 (1.43%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (1.43%) MPLS
9 1 (1.43%) SMTP
9 1 (1.43%) VoIP
9 1 (1.43%) VPN
9 1 (1.43%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.14%) BODI
1 12 (17.14%) BusinessObjects
1 12 (17.14%) Oracle Database
2 4 (5.71%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 12 (17.14%) Oracle APEX
1 12 (17.14%) Oracle Forms
General
1 13 (18.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (44.29%) Network Engineer
2 17 (24.29%) Architect
3 6 (8.57%) Cloud Architect
4 5 (7.14%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 5 (7.14%) Support Engineer
5 4 (5.71%) DBA
5 4 (5.71%) Senior Network Engineer
5 4 (5.71%) SQL DBA
5 4 (5.71%) SQL Server DBA
6 3 (4.29%) Analyst
6 3 (4.29%) Applications Architect
6 3 (4.29%) Design Engineer
6 3 (4.29%) Integration Architect
6 3 (4.29%) Network Architect
6 3 (4.29%) Network Design Engineer
6 3 (4.29%) Network Security Engineer
6 3 (4.29%) Network Support
6 3 (4.29%) Network Support Engineer
6 3 (4.29%) Security Engineer
6 3 (4.29%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.29%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.57%) Computer Science
2 12 (17.14%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (8.57%) Data Centre
4 3 (4.29%) Clustering
5 2 (2.86%) FlexPod
5 2 (2.86%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.86%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.43%) AS400
6 1 (1.43%) Celerra
6 1 (1.43%) EMC VMAX
6 1 (1.43%) EMC VNX
6 1 (1.43%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.43%) HP Storage
6 1 (1.43%) HP StoreVirtual
6 1 (1.43%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 25 (35.71%) Windows
2 20 (28.57%) Linux
3 17 (24.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 15 (21.43%) Windows Server
4 15 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (18.57%) Solaris
5 13 (18.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (17.14%) HPUX
7 4 (5.71%) AIX
8 3 (4.29%) Unix
9 2 (2.86%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (2.86%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.43%) SUSE
10 1 (1.43%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (50.00%) ITIL
2 23 (32.86%) ITSM
2 23 (32.86%) Network Design
2 23 (32.86%) Service Management
3 10 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (12.86%) Change Control
4 9 (12.86%) Migration
5 8 (11.43%) Project Governance
5 8 (11.43%) Root Cause Analysis
6 7 (10.00%) Time Management
6 7 (10.00%) TOGAF
7 6 (8.57%) Project Management
8 5 (7.14%) High Availability
8 5 (7.14%) Quality Management
9 4 (5.71%) Capacity Planning
10 3 (4.29%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (4.29%) ITIL V3
10 3 (4.29%) Load Balancing
10 3 (4.29%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (4.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.57%) SQL
2 3 (4.29%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.43%) C
Qualifications
1 41 (58.57%) Security Cleared
2 34 (48.57%) SC Cleared
3 29 (41.43%) Cisco Certification
4 28 (40.00%) CCNP
5 26 (37.14%) JNCIA
6 25 (35.71%) CCIE
6 25 (35.71%) CCSA
7 23 (32.86%) CCDP
7 23 (32.86%) CCIP
7 23 (32.86%) CCSE
7 23 (32.86%) JNCIE
8 17 (24.29%) HP ASE
8 17 (24.29%) HP MASE
9 13 (18.57%) Degree
10 4 (5.71%) CCNA
10 4 (5.71%) DV Cleared
11 2 (2.86%) ISTQB
11 2 (2.86%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 1 (1.43%) DCSE
12 1 (1.43%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.43%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (7.14%) Hyper-V
3 3 (4.29%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 2 (2.86%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.43%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (1.43%) KVM
5 1 (1.43%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 25 (35.71%) FortiGate
2 2 (2.86%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (2.86%) Cisco IPCC
2 2 (2.86%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 50 (71.43%) HP
2 43 (61.43%) F5
3 27 (38.57%) Riverbed
4 26 (37.14%) CheckPoint
5 25 (35.71%) Juniper
6 24 (34.29%) Fortinet
7 18 (25.71%) Oracle
7 18 (25.71%) VMware
8 17 (24.29%) Aruba
8 17 (24.29%) Red Hat
9 12 (17.14%) TIBCO
10 7 (10.00%) Microsoft
11 4 (5.71%) NetApp
12 3 (4.29%) Brocade
12 3 (4.29%) Genesys
12 3 (4.29%) Nortel
12 3 (4.29%) ProCurve
12 3 (4.29%) Siebel
12 3 (4.29%) Sun
12 3 (4.29%) Veritas
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