Period
to 22 June 2018

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 6 months to 22 June 2018 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
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 69 34 93
Rank change year-on-year -35 +59 -45
Contract jobs citing Cisco 35 69 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 3.28% 7.14% 2.45%
As % of the Vendors category 6.90% 14.68% 4.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 53 36
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £360 £345 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.35% -1.43% +28.44%
10th Percentile £275 £270 £241
90th Percentile £638 £485 £501
North East median daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year +1.45% -1.43% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £19.50 £14.38 £14.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.65% -1.54% -
North East median hourly rate £19.50 £14.38 £14.60
% change year-on-year +35.65% -1.54% -

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 Tyne and Wear.

All Vendors
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 507 470 1,135
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 47.47% 48.60% 54.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 366 308 756
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £350 £375 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +20.97% -1.59%
10th Percentile £250 £256 £220
90th Percentile £525 £537 £500
North East median daily rate £350 £360 £320
% change year-on-year -2.78% +12.50% -2.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 35 75
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £15.25 £30.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -49.18% +7.14% +115.38%
10th Percentile £9.82 £9.75 £12.94
90th Percentile £35.00 £42.60 £36.00
North East median hourly rate £15.20 £28.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year -46.67% +1.79% +115.38%

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing Cisco as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

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 6 months to 22 June 2018.

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 6 months to 22 June 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne -32 35 £360 +4.35% 4
Cisco
North East

For the 6 months to 22 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 19 (54.29%) ITIL
2 16 (45.71%) HP
2 16 (45.71%) Security Cleared
3 15 (42.86%) EMC
3 15 (42.86%) SAN
3 15 (42.86%) Brocade
4 12 (34.29%) 3PAR
4 12 (34.29%) Isilon
4 12 (34.29%) EMC VNX
5 11 (31.43%) EMC VMAX
5 11 (31.43%) Fibre Channel
5 11 (31.43%) Celerra
5 11 (31.43%) SC Cleared
6 10 (28.57%) Replication
6 10 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 10 (28.57%) HP Storage
6 10 (28.57%) Enterprise Storage
6 10 (28.57%) HP StoreVirtual
7 9 (25.71%) Problem Management
8 8 (22.86%) QMS
8 8 (22.86%) WAN
8 8 (22.86%) Windows
8 8 (22.86%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (22.86%) Quality Management
9 7 (20.00%) Linux
9 7 (20.00%) Sun
10 6 (17.14%) CCNP
10 6 (17.14%) Solaris
10 6 (17.14%) Perl
10 6 (17.14%) Project Management

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 3 (8.57%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2000
2 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 5.5
3 1 (2.86%) Apache
3 1 (2.86%) iPlanet
3 1 (2.86%) JBoss
3 1 (2.86%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.86%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.86%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.43%) SaaS
2 3 (8.57%) PaaS
3 2 (5.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (42.86%) SAN
2 11 (31.43%) Fibre Channel
3 8 (22.86%) WAN
4 6 (17.14%) Firewall
5 5 (14.29%) BGP
5 5 (14.29%) IP Telephony
5 5 (14.29%) LAN
5 5 (14.29%) Network Security
5 5 (14.29%) Unified Communications
6 4 (11.43%) DHCP
6 4 (11.43%) DNS
6 4 (11.43%) OSPF
6 4 (11.43%) TCP/IP
6 4 (11.43%) VPN
7 3 (8.57%) WinSCP
7 3 (8.57%) Wireless
8 2 (5.71%) Skype
8 2 (5.71%) X.500
9 1 (2.86%) MPLS
9 1 (2.86%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (14.29%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.86%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (31.43%) Storage Engineer
2 5 (14.29%) EMC Engineer
2 5 (14.29%) EMC Storage Engineer
2 5 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Backup Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Project Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Business Process Consultant
6 1 (2.86%) Cisco Expert
6 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (2.86%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) SAN Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Technical Services Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Voice Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 12 (34.29%) EMC VNX
2 11 (31.43%) Celerra
2 11 (31.43%) EMC VMAX
3 10 (28.57%) Enterprise Storage
3 10 (28.57%) HP Storage
3 10 (28.57%) HP StoreVirtual
3 10 (28.57%) Replication
4 5 (14.29%) Data Centre
4 5 (14.29%) Management Information System
5 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (5.71%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (2.86%) CLARiiON
6 1 (2.86%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.86%) Clustering
6 1 (2.86%) EMC VNXe
6 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.86%) NHS
6 1 (2.86%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.86%) Windows
2 7 (20.00%) Linux
3 6 (17.14%) Solaris
4 5 (14.29%) Windows Server
5 4 (11.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (11.43%) Unix
6 3 (8.57%) AIX
6 3 (8.57%) HPUX
6 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (5.71%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.86%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (54.29%) ITIL
2 9 (25.71%) Problem Management
3 8 (22.86%) QMS
3 8 (22.86%) Quality Management
4 6 (17.14%) Network Design
4 6 (17.14%) Project Management
5 5 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (14.29%) Contract Management
5 5 (14.29%) Data Management
5 5 (14.29%) Decision-Making
5 5 (14.29%) IT Strategy
5 5 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 5 (14.29%) Product Management
5 5 (14.29%) SFIA
6 4 (11.43%) Business Continuity
6 4 (11.43%) Disk Encryption
6 4 (11.43%) Load Balancing
6 4 (11.43%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (11.43%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (11.43%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.14%) Perl
2 3 (8.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (45.71%) Security Cleared
2 11 (31.43%) SC Cleared
3 8 (22.86%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (17.14%) CCNP
5 5 (14.29%) CCDP
5 5 (14.29%) CCIE
5 5 (14.29%) Chartered Engineer
5 5 (14.29%) CISM
5 5 (14.29%) CISSP
5 5 (14.29%) Degree
5 5 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (11.43%) HP ASE
6 4 (11.43%) HPE ATP
7 3 (8.57%) DV Cleared
7 3 (8.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (5.71%) CCNA
9 1 (2.86%) MCSE
9 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (8.57%) Firmware
1 3 (8.57%) Samba
2 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) Backup Exec
1 3 (8.57%) EMC NetWorker
1 3 (8.57%) NetBackup
1 3 (8.57%) PureDisk
1 3 (8.57%) Simpana
1 3 (8.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 16 (45.71%) HP
2 15 (42.86%) Brocade
2 15 (42.86%) EMC
3 12 (34.29%) 3PAR
3 12 (34.29%) Isilon
4 10 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 7 (20.00%) Sun
6 4 (11.43%) NetApp
6 4 (11.43%) Oracle
6 4 (11.43%) Veritas
7 3 (8.57%) arcserve
7 3 (8.57%) CA
7 3 (8.57%) CommVault
7 3 (8.57%) Dell
7 3 (8.57%) IBM
7 3 (8.57%) Juniper
7 3 (8.57%) SAP
7 3 (8.57%) Symantec
8 1 (2.86%) Avaya
8 1 (2.86%) Red Hat