The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco Nexus skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco Nexus over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Nexus
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 54 54 53
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 5 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.85% 0.47% 0.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.85% 2.91% 2.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 2
Median daily rate £285 £375 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% -15.49%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £351 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.83% -6.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £43.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+27.90% +138.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Communications & Networking Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
103 103 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.43% 16.19% 16.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 50 49
Median daily rate £313 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £152 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £455 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.36% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 5
Median hourly rate £11.00 £13.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.51% -40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £10.73 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £18.65 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +20.83%

Cisco Nexus
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing Cisco Nexus as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Cisco Nexus Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Cisco Nexus
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Cisco Nexus Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Cisco Nexus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Nexus 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Cisco Nexus.

1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) MPLS
2 5 (83.33%) BGP
2 5 (83.33%) Juniper
2 5 (83.33%) LAN
2 5 (83.33%) WAN
2 5 (83.33%) F5
3 4 (66.67%) OSPF
3 4 (66.67%) VPLS
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco IOS
3 4 (66.67%) Network Security
3 4 (66.67%) ISDN
3 4 (66.67%) Network Management
3 4 (66.67%) Junos
3 4 (66.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 4 (66.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 4 (66.67%) Multicast
3 4 (66.67%) NX-OS
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 2 (33.33%) CCNP
5 1 (16.67%) CCNA
5 1 (16.67%) SSL
5 1 (16.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (16.67%) SAS
5 1 (16.67%) EIGRP
5 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared

Cisco Nexus
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 (16.67%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) BGP
2 5 (83.33%) LAN
2 5 (83.33%) MPLS
2 5 (83.33%) WAN
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco IOS
3 4 (66.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 4 (66.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 4 (66.67%) ISDN
3 4 (66.67%) Junos
3 4 (66.67%) Multicast
3 4 (66.67%) Network Security
3 4 (66.67%) NX-OS
3 4 (66.67%) OSPF
3 4 (66.67%) VPLS
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (16.67%) DMVPN
5 1 (16.67%) EIGRP
5 1 (16.67%) FabricPath
5 1 (16.67%) SSL
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Juniper Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) LAN Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) LAN/WAN Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) WAN Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (16.67%) CCNA
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) F5
2 5 (83.33%) Juniper
3 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint