Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 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
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 90 75 123
Rank change year-on-year -15 +48 -32
Contract jobs citing Network Design 7 21 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.70% 2.25% 1.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.81% 2.51% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 16 25
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £625 £525 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.05% +19.32% +35.38%
10th Percentile £568 £359 £405
90th Percentile £649 £675 £445
North East median daily rate £625 £475 £440
% change year-on-year +31.58% +7.95% +35.38%
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 868 835 2,009
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 87.41% 89.59% 89.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 605 566 1,341
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £390 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% +15.38% -14.47%
10th Percentile £256 £261 £221
90th Percentile £600 £550 £499
North East median daily rate £388 £370 £325
% change year-on-year +4.73% +13.85% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 34 105
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £29.00 £29.25 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.85% +4.46% +107.41%
10th Percentile £10.95 £10.24 £14.76
90th Percentile £43.75 £42.70 £36.00
North East median hourly rate £15.00 £24.75 £28.00
% change year-on-year -39.39% -11.61% +86.67%

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 15 August 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 15 August 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 -21 7 £625 +19.05% 1
Network Design
North East

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) CCNP
2 5 (71.43%) ITIL
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (71.43%) Firewall
2 5 (71.43%) Management Information System
2 5 (71.43%) Data Management
2 5 (71.43%) Network Security
3 4 (57.14%) Unified Communications
3 4 (57.14%) Product Management
3 4 (57.14%) Problem Management
3 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
3 4 (57.14%) CISSP
3 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) IP Telephony
3 4 (57.14%) Degree
3 4 (57.14%) Load Balancing
3 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 4 (57.14%) Chartered Engineer
3 4 (57.14%) Finance
3 4 (57.14%) BGP
3 4 (57.14%) Project Management
3 4 (57.14%) CISM
3 4 (57.14%) CCDP
3 4 (57.14%) OSPF
3 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2
3 4 (57.14%) WAN
3 4 (57.14%) DHCP
3 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
3 4 (57.14%) VPN

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 (42.86%) PaaS
1 3 (42.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) Firewall
1 5 (71.43%) Network Security
2 4 (57.14%) BGP
2 4 (57.14%) DHCP
2 4 (57.14%) DNS
2 4 (57.14%) IP Telephony
2 4 (57.14%) OSPF
2 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
2 4 (57.14%) Unified Communications
2 4 (57.14%) VPN
2 4 (57.14%) WAN
3 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
3 1 (14.29%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Network Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Security Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Telecoms Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) TOGAF Architect
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Management Information System
2 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
3 1 (14.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Data Management
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Availability Management
2 4 (57.14%) Contract Management
2 4 (57.14%) Decision-Making
2 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 4 (57.14%) IT Strategy
2 4 (57.14%) Load Balancing
2 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2
2 4 (57.14%) Problem Management
2 4 (57.14%) Product Management
2 4 (57.14%) Project Management
2 4 (57.14%) Server Virtualisation
2 4 (57.14%) SFIA
3 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Management
3 3 (42.86%) Open Source
3 3 (42.86%) Resource Management
4 2 (28.57%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) CCNP
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (57.14%) CCDP
2 4 (57.14%) CCIE
2 4 (57.14%) Chartered Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) CISM
2 4 (57.14%) CISSP
2 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (14.29%) CCNA
4 1 (14.29%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27005
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
3 1 (14.29%) F5
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) Juniper
3 1 (14.29%) McAfee
3 1 (14.29%) Meraki