Period
to 22 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 6 months to 22 October 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.

Network Design
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 82 122
Rank change year-on-year 0 +40 -20
Contract jobs citing Network Design 5 5 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.57% 0.56% 1.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% 0.64% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 47
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £650 £400 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +62.50% -4.76% +29.23%
10th Percentile £495 £320 £320
90th Percentile £755 £558 £445
North East median daily rate £650 £400 £420
% change year-on-year +62.50% -4.76% +29.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - -
North East median hourly rate - - -

Network Design is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 784 779 2,247
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 88.69% 87.04% 88.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 535 543 1,588
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £413 £375 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +9.01% -16.10%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £225
90th Percentile £600 £542 £518
North East median daily rate £403 £365 £350
% change year-on-year +10.27% +4.29% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 33 102
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £11.50 £30.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -61.67% +7.14% +75.77%
10th Percentile £8.89 £10.10 £14.01
90th Percentile £35.00 £47.33 £36.00
North East median hourly rate £12.00 £28.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year -57.89% +1.79% +81.08%

Network Design
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Design in Tyne and Wear

Network Design
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Design in Tyne and Wear

Network Design
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Network Design in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Network Design in Tyne and Wear

Network Design
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 Network Design within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 22 October 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 +1 5 £650 +62.50% 3
Network Design
North East

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Network Design 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 Network Design.

1 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
1 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security Management
2 2 (40.00%) Security Management
2 2 (40.00%) Service Management
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) CCNP
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) Data Management
2 2 (40.00%) TOGAF
2 2 (40.00%) CISMP
2 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) ISMS
2 2 (40.00%) Security Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27005
2 2 (40.00%) Network Security
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (20.00%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) SFIA
3 1 (20.00%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (20.00%) Contract Management
3 1 (20.00%) IT Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) Decision-Making
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Availability Management
3 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications

Network Design
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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) PaaS
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) Network Security
2 1 (20.00%) BGP
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) IP Telephony
2 1 (20.00%) OSPF
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (20.00%) VPN
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Multimedia
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Security Architect
1 2 (40.00%) TOGAF Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (40.00%) Data Management
2 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security Management
2 2 (40.00%) ISMS
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (40.00%) Security Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) Security Management
2 2 (40.00%) Service Management
2 2 (40.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (20.00%) High Availability
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source
3 1 (20.00%) Product Management
3 1 (20.00%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (20.00%) SFIA
3 1 (20.00%) Social Engineering
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CCNP
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (40.00%) CISMP
2 1 (20.00%) CCDP
2 1 (20.00%) CCIE
2 1 (20.00%) CCNA
2 1 (20.00%) Chartered Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) CISM
2 1 (20.00%) CISSP
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27005
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (20.00%) F5
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Juniper
2 1 (20.00%) McAfee
2 1 (20.00%) Meraki
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft