The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco Certification over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certification
Rank 30 39 43
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +4
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 7 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.20% 1.15% 1.29%
As % of the Qualifications category 20.59% 7.69% 6.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+66.66% +20.00%
Cisco Certification
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Qualifications Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
34 52 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 10.69% 14.94% 18.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 37 57
Median daily rate £350 £390 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £200 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 8
Median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £16.50 £12.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.78 £42.50 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £24.12 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+24.37% +34.00%

Cisco Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Cisco Certification as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

Cisco Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Cisco Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cisco Certification across the Bedfordshire region.

Cisco Certification Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Cisco Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Certification across the Bedfordshire region.

Cisco Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Cisco Certification
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Certification within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford +7 2 - -
Luton 0 1 - -
Dunstable - 1 - -
Cisco Certification
East of England

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Certification 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 9 (90.00%) Cisco
2 8 (80.00%) VMware
3 7 (70.00%) Firewall
3 7 (70.00%) CCNP
3 7 (70.00%) CCNA
4 6 (60.00%) LAN
4 6 (60.00%) VoIP
4 6 (60.00%) WAN
4 6 (60.00%) CheckPoint
4 6 (60.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (50.00%) Data Centre
5 5 (50.00%) OSPF
5 5 (50.00%) VLAN
5 5 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (40.00%) F5
6 4 (40.00%) Load Balancing
6 4 (40.00%) Wireless
6 4 (40.00%) Citrix
7 3 (30.00%) BGP
7 3 (30.00%) CCDA
7 3 (30.00%) CCDP
7 3 (30.00%) VPN
7 3 (30.00%) Sourcefire
7 3 (30.00%) Network Security
7 3 (30.00%) 802.1X
7 3 (30.00%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (30.00%) Cisco Wireless
8 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (20.00%) Capacity Planning

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) Firewall
2 6 (60.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 6 (60.00%) LAN
2 6 (60.00%) VoIP
2 6 (60.00%) WAN
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (50.00%) OSPF
3 5 (50.00%) VLAN
4 4 (40.00%) Wireless
5 3 (30.00%) BGP
5 3 (30.00%) Cisco Wireless
5 3 (30.00%) Network Security
5 3 (30.00%) VPN
6 2 (20.00%) 802.11
6 2 (20.00%) DHCP
6 2 (20.00%) DNS
6 2 (20.00%) EIGRP
6 2 (20.00%) IPv4
6 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (20.00%) VRRP
General
1 2 (20.00%) Local Government
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Wireless Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Wireless Network Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Firewall Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) LAN Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) LAN/WAN Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Migration Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Network Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) WAN Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Network Support
5 1 (10.00%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (30.00%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (20.00%) Migration
3 2 (20.00%) Network Design
3 2 (20.00%) Network Management
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (10.00%) Change Management
4 1 (10.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 1 (10.00%) Network Planning
4 1 (10.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) CCNA
1 7 (70.00%) CCNP
2 3 (30.00%) CCDA
2 3 (30.00%) CCDP
3 1 (10.00%) CCENT
3 1 (10.00%) CCIE
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) FortiGate
1 1 (10.00%) WhatsUp Gold
1 1 (10.00%) WMI
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Cisco
2 8 (80.00%) VMware
3 6 (60.00%) CheckPoint
4 4 (40.00%) Citrix
4 4 (40.00%) F5
5 3 (30.00%) Sourcefire
6 2 (20.00%) IronPort
6 2 (20.00%) Mitel
7 1 (10.00%) NetApp
7 1 (10.00%) Palo Alto
7 1 (10.00%) Progress