The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Meraki products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Meraki over the 3 months to 30 August 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Cisco Systems Meraki.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Meraki
Rank 94 93 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing Meraki 4 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.25% 0.25% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.53% 0.64% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £276 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £281 £365
% change year-on-year
+28.00% -22.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £38.75 -
Meraki
England

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

Vendors Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
753 626 697
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 47.36% 39.30% 46.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 464 325 328
Median daily rate £400 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £185 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £525 £521
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 68 70
Median hourly rate £12.00 £15.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.58% -11.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.13 £11.04 £9.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £27.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.72 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.86% +6.94%

Meraki
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands region citing Meraki as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Meraki Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Meraki
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Meraki across the East Midlands region.

Meraki Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Meraki
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Meraki across the East Midlands region.

Meraki Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Meraki
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Meraki within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 August 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
Leicestershire +13 3 £276 - 1
Northamptonshire - 1 - - 1
Meraki
England

Meraki
Top 29 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Meraki 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Meraki.

1 7 (100.00%) Wireless
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco
3 5 (71.43%) CCNP
3 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (71.43%) Firewall
4 4 (57.14%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (57.14%) SolarWinds
4 4 (57.14%) Network Management
4 4 (57.14%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (57.14%) NX-OS
4 4 (57.14%) Palo Alto
5 3 (42.86%) Retail
6 2 (28.57%) PCI DSS
6 2 (28.57%) CCNA
7 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 1 (14.29%) ITIL
7 1 (14.29%) VoIP
7 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
7 1 (14.29%) DNS
7 1 (14.29%) Juniper
7 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
7 1 (14.29%) OSPF
7 1 (14.29%) EIGRP
7 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (14.29%) Network Security
7 1 (14.29%) VLAN
7 1 (14.29%) Cisco Wireless
7 1 (14.29%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 1 (14.29%) Data Centre

Meraki
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (100.00%) Wireless
2 5 (71.43%) Firewall
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco IOS
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (57.14%) NX-OS
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco Wireless
4 1 (14.29%) DNS
4 1 (14.29%) EIGRP
4 1 (14.29%) Network Security
4 1 (14.29%) OSPF
4 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 1 (14.29%) VLAN
4 1 (14.29%) VoIP
General
1 3 (42.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Network Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (42.86%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 3 (42.86%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (42.86%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Network Support
4 1 (14.29%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Network Management
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Multi-Factor Authentication
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) CCNP
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (28.57%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) Palo Alto
2 4 (57.14%) SolarWinds
3 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
3 1 (14.29%) Juniper
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft