The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Birmingham region that had Cisco Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Engineer
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 41 51 44
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Cisco Engineer 17 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.81% 0.96% 1.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.92% 1.02% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 2
Median daily rate £388 £325 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -15.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £285 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £365 £437
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £313 £315
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -0.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £50.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-23.00% +117.39%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham 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
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
583 586 542
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.36% 93.31% 92.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 369 364 336
Median daily rate £388 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 32 27
Median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.76 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.69 £24.95 £23.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.08
% change year-on-year
- +8.83%

Cisco Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Birmingham region that featured Cisco Engineer in the job title.

Cisco Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Cisco Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Cisco Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Cisco Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco Engineer across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Cisco Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Cisco Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Cisco Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Cisco Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, Cisco Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region featuring Cisco Engineer in the job title.

1 24 (100.00%) Cisco
2 19 (79.17%) Firewall
3 16 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (62.50%) Juniper
5 11 (45.83%) CCNP
6 10 (41.67%) WAN
6 10 (41.67%) VPN
6 10 (41.67%) LAN
6 10 (41.67%) Cisco ASA
7 9 (37.50%) CCNA
7 9 (37.50%) Network Design
8 8 (33.33%) CheckPoint
8 8 (33.33%) Security Cleared
9 6 (25.00%) Data Centre
9 6 (25.00%) F5
9 6 (25.00%) CCDA
9 6 (25.00%) CCDP
9 6 (25.00%) SC Cleared
10 5 (20.83%) IP Telephony
10 5 (20.83%) VoIP
10 5 (20.83%) BGP
11 4 (16.67%) Junos
11 4 (16.67%) Unified Communications
11 4 (16.67%) Nokia
11 4 (16.67%) CSS
11 4 (16.67%) CCVP
11 4 (16.67%) Service Delivery
11 4 (16.67%) Wireless
11 4 (16.67%) OSPF
11 4 (16.67%) Cisco PIX

Cisco Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (4.17%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (79.17%) Firewall
2 10 (41.67%) Cisco ASA
2 10 (41.67%) LAN
2 10 (41.67%) VPN
2 10 (41.67%) WAN
3 5 (20.83%) BGP
3 5 (20.83%) IP Telephony
3 5 (20.83%) VoIP
4 4 (16.67%) Cisco PIX
4 4 (16.67%) Junos
4 4 (16.67%) OSPF
4 4 (16.67%) Unified Communications
4 4 (16.67%) Wireless
5 3 (12.50%) MPLS
5 3 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (8.33%) EIGRP
6 2 (8.33%) VLAN
7 1 (4.17%) FabricPath
7 1 (4.17%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (8.33%) Advertising
2 1 (4.17%) Electronics
2 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) CSS
2 2 (8.33%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.17%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Windows
1 2 (8.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Network Design
2 4 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 3 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (4.17%) Change Control
4 1 (4.17%) Change Management
4 1 (4.17%) ITIL
4 1 (4.17%) ITIL V3
4 1 (4.17%) Load Balancing
4 1 (4.17%) Network Management
4 1 (4.17%) Presales
4 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.17%) Validation
Qualifications
1 16 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (45.83%) CCNP
3 9 (37.50%) CCNA
4 8 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 6 (25.00%) CCDA
5 6 (25.00%) CCDP
5 6 (25.00%) SC Cleared
6 4 (16.67%) CCVP
7 3 (12.50%) JNCIA
8 1 (4.17%) CCIE
8 1 (4.17%) CCNP Voice
8 1 (4.17%) CCSA
8 1 (4.17%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) Cisco
2 15 (62.50%) Juniper
3 8 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 6 (25.00%) F5
5 4 (16.67%) Nokia
6 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
7 2 (8.33%) HP
8 1 (4.17%) AirMagnet
8 1 (4.17%) Aruba
8 1 (4.17%) Avaya
8 1 (4.17%) BT
8 1 (4.17%) CA
8 1 (4.17%) Fortinet