Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 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
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 90 108
Rank change year-on-year +8 +18 -45
Contract jobs citing Network Design 5 55 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.50% 2.81% 0.068%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 3.18% 0.078%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 63 1
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £625 £405 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +54.32% +8.00% -10.71%
10th Percentile £403 £311 £363
90th Percentile £750 £445 £388
North East median daily rate £625 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +56.25% +6.67% -6.25%
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 859 1,727 1,274
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 86.24% 88.29% 87.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 626 1,260 858
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +2.56%
10th Percentile £261 £272 £263
90th Percentile £575 £533 £575
North East median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 48 35
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £14.50 £26.79 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.87% +37.37% -10.55%
10th Percentile £8.76 £10.58 £11.90
90th Percentile £37.25 £40.90 £28.75
North East median hourly rate £17.30 £22.50 £17.25
% change year-on-year -23.11% +30.43% -20.91%

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 23 February 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 23 February 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 -3 5 £625 +55.28% 2
Network Design
North East

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) DevOps
3 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (60.00%) SFIA
3 3 (60.00%) Contract Management
3 3 (60.00%) IT Strategy
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) CCIE
3 3 (60.00%) CCNP
3 3 (60.00%) CCDP
3 3 (60.00%) CISSP
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (60.00%) Project Management
3 3 (60.00%) CISM
3 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (60.00%) ITIL
3 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) Data Management
3 3 (60.00%) Degree
3 3 (60.00%) Problem Management
3 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (60.00%) Chartered Engineer
4 2 (40.00%) TeamCity
4 2 (40.00%) Product Management
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (40.00%) Performance Management

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (40.00%) Datadog
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (40.00%) SaaS
2 1 (20.00%) Office 365
2 1 (20.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (20.00%) BGP
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) IP Telephony
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security
2 1 (20.00%) OSPF
2 1 (20.00%) PBX
2 1 (20.00%) PSTN
2 1 (20.00%) Skype
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) VPN
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (40.00%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Telecoms Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) DevOps
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Contract Management
2 3 (60.00%) Data Management
2 3 (60.00%) IT Strategy
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (60.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) SFIA
3 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Management
3 2 (40.00%) Product Management
3 2 (40.00%) Supplier Management
3 2 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (20.00%) Open Source
4 1 (20.00%) Resource Management
4 1 (20.00%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (40.00%) C
1 2 (40.00%) C++
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) Perl
1 2 (40.00%) Python
1 2 (40.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CCDP
1 3 (60.00%) CCIE
1 3 (60.00%) CCNP
1 3 (60.00%) Chartered Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (60.00%) CISM
1 3 (60.00%) CISSP
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
1 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (20.00%) MCSE
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Ansible
1 2 (40.00%) Kubernetes
1 2 (40.00%) Nagios
1 2 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (40.00%) Packer
1 2 (40.00%) Puppet
1 2 (40.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Capita
3 2 (40.00%) New Relic
3 2 (40.00%) Splunk
4 1 (20.00%) Polycom