Period
to 11 December 2017

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 11 December 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.

Network Design
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 111 103
Rank change year-on-year +22 -8 -44
Contract jobs citing Network Design 4 40 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.44% 1.79% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 2.10% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 47 3
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £625 £410 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +52.44% +20.59% -18.56%
10th Percentile £403 £320 £312
90th Percentile £750 £445 £378
North East median daily rate £625 £403 £340
% change year-on-year +55.28% +18.38% -16.82%
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 794 1907 1344
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 86.59% 85.55% 85.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 564 1365 906
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £390 £350 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.43% -15.15% +10.00%
10th Percentile £244 £243 £263
90th Percentile £563 £525 £600
North East median daily rate £375 £360 £413
% change year-on-year +4.17% -12.73% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 73 48
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £20.25 £28.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.68% +43.59% +5.23%
10th Percentile £9.70 £13.20 £11.55
90th Percentile £50.00 £36.00 £39.15
North East median hourly rate £22.00 £27.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -18.52% +58.82% -16.05%

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 11 December 2017.

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 11 December 2017. 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 +20 4 £625 +53.37%
Network Design
North East

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Network Design.

1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
2 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Ruby
3 2 (50.00%) Capita
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Python
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Data Management
3 2 (50.00%) C
3 2 (50.00%) C++
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) Perl
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) CCIE
3 2 (50.00%) CCNP
3 2 (50.00%) CCDP
3 2 (50.00%) CISSP
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Nagios
3 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (50.00%) CISM
3 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Opscode Chef

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 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (50.00%) Datadog
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (25.00%) PaaS
3 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (50.00%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Linux Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) AWS DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) Contract Management
2 2 (50.00%) Data Management
2 2 (50.00%) IT Strategy
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) SFIA
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (50.00%) C
1 2 (50.00%) C++
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) Perl
1 2 (50.00%) Python
1 2 (50.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCDP
1 2 (50.00%) CCIE
1 2 (50.00%) CCNP
1 2 (50.00%) Chartered Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (50.00%) CISM
1 2 (50.00%) CISSP
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Ansible
1 2 (50.00%) Kubernetes
1 2 (50.00%) Nagios
1 2 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (50.00%) Packer
1 2 (50.00%) Puppet
1 2 (50.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Capita
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) New Relic
2 2 (50.00%) Splunk