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 6 May 2016 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Engineer
Rank 56 56 61
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Cisco Engineer 12 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.56% 1.20% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.70% 1.28% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 0
Median daily rate £325 £283 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.04% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £300 £315
% change year-on-year
+15.00% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £33.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +120.00%
Cisco Engineer
West Midlands

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
706 779 574
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 92.05% 93.74% 91.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 477 530 340
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £205 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 28 27
Median hourly rate £15.48 £14.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.53% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.56 £9.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £26.00 £30.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.60 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -2.35%

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 6 May 2016.

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 6 May 2016, 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 16 (100.00%) Cisco
2 12 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (62.50%) Firewall
4 8 (50.00%) CCNA
5 6 (37.50%) WAN
5 6 (37.50%) CheckPoint
5 6 (37.50%) Security Cleared
6 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
6 5 (31.25%) CCNP
6 5 (31.25%) Juniper
6 5 (31.25%) LAN
7 4 (25.00%) Load Balancing
7 4 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (25.00%) Finance
8 3 (18.75%) Network Monitoring
8 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
8 3 (18.75%) Network Security
8 3 (18.75%) Fault Management
9 2 (12.50%) BGP
9 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
9 2 (12.50%) SAS
9 2 (12.50%) CCIE
9 2 (12.50%) Fortinet
9 2 (12.50%) Wireless
9 2 (12.50%) OSPF
9 2 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (12.50%) F5
10 1 (6.25%) Security Operations
10 1 (6.25%) Security Operations Centre

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 2 (12.50%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 10 (62.50%) Firewall
2 6 (37.50%) WAN
3 5 (31.25%) LAN
4 4 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (18.75%) Network Security
6 2 (12.50%) BGP
6 2 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (12.50%) OSPF
6 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
6 2 (12.50%) Wireless
7 1 (6.25%) DNS
7 1 (6.25%) EIGRP
7 1 (6.25%) Internet
7 1 (6.25%) L2TP
7 1 (6.25%) MPLS
7 1 (6.25%) NetScreen
7 1 (6.25%) SAN
7 1 (6.25%) SSL
7 1 (6.25%) VoIP
7 1 (6.25%) VPN
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (18.75%) Fault Management
2 3 (18.75%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (6.25%) Change Control
4 1 (6.25%) Change Management
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL V3
4 1 (6.25%) Migration
4 1 (6.25%) Presales
4 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
4 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
4 1 (6.25%) Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Security Operations
4 1 (6.25%) Service Management
4 1 (6.25%) SIEM
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 12 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (50.00%) CCNA
3 6 (37.50%) Security Cleared
4 5 (31.25%) CCNP
4 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
5 2 (12.50%) CCIE
6 1 (6.25%) Degree
6 1 (6.25%) PMI Certification
6 1 (6.25%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (37.50%) CheckPoint
3 5 (31.25%) Juniper
4 2 (12.50%) F5
4 2 (12.50%) Fortinet
5 1 (6.25%) 3PAR
5 1 (6.25%) Blue Coat
5 1 (6.25%) Citrix
5 1 (6.25%) HP
5 1 (6.25%) IBM
5 1 (6.25%) Intel Security
5 1 (6.25%) Meraki
5 1 (6.25%) Palo Alto
5 1 (6.25%) Splunk
5 1 (6.25%) Symantec
5 1 (6.25%) VMware