The table below looks at the statistics for the Cisco Network Engineer role 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 Network Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 April 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
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Network Engineer
Rank 43 43 44
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Cisco Network Engineer 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.31% 0.26% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.27% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate £263 - £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £294 £306
% change year-on-year
+19.14% -4.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £40.00 £21.44
% change year-on-year
-31.25% +86.58%
Cisco Network Engineer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
313 369 408
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 95.72% 94.86% 95.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 233 252 241
Average daily rate £434 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.61% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 30 14
Average hourly rate £46.07 £40.00 £28.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.17% +39.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.78 £40.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

Cisco Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Network Engineer in the job title across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Cisco Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Cisco Network Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Cisco Network Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Cisco Network Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Cisco Network Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Cisco Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region that cited Cisco Network Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Cisco Network Engineer in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) F5
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) HSRP
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Network Management
2 1 (50.00%) HP NNM
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) DWDM
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) BGP
2 1 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (50.00%) VRRP
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP

Cisco Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region that cited Cisco Network Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Cisco Network Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) BGP
2 1 (50.00%) DWDM
2 1 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (50.00%) HSRP
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) RIP
2 1 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) VRRP
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) Network Management
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) VMware