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 22 February 2017 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 Meraki.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Meraki
England / East Midlands
Rank 90 101 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Contract jobs citing Meraki 10 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.68% 0.063% -
As % of the Vendors category 1.44% 0.15% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 0
Median daily rate £300 £250 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
693 666 633
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 47.24% 41.73% 42.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 437 354 301
Median daily rate £378 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £185 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.63% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 42 43
Median hourly rate £14.75 £15.00 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.66% -10.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.05 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £39.85 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-18.60% +22.85%

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
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 22 February 2017. 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 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
Northamptonshire - 4 £300 -
Nottinghamshire - 4 £338 -
Leicestershire +8 2 - -
Meraki
England

Meraki
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 12 (100.00%) Cisco
1 12 (100.00%) Firewall
2 10 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (83.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 9 (75.00%) Video Conferencing
3 9 (75.00%) JNCIA
3 9 (75.00%) Cisco IPT
3 9 (75.00%) IP Telephony
3 9 (75.00%) CCNA
3 9 (75.00%) Juniper
3 9 (75.00%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (25.00%) Wireless
5 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
5 2 (16.67%) VMware
5 2 (16.67%) SAN
5 2 (16.67%) Sophos
5 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 2 (16.67%) Windows
5 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 2 (16.67%) HP
5 2 (16.67%) Citrix
5 2 (16.67%) Local Government
5 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
5 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
5 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (16.67%) XenApp
5 2 (16.67%) XenDesktop

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:

Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) Firewall
2 10 (83.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 9 (75.00%) Cisco IPT
3 9 (75.00%) IP Telephony
3 9 (75.00%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (25.00%) Wireless
5 2 (16.67%) SAN
6 1 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (8.33%) NX-OS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (16.67%) Local Government
1 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Cisco Engineer
1 10 (83.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 10 (83.33%) Network Engineer
2 7 (58.33%) Cisco Voice Engineer
2 7 (58.33%) Voice Engineer
2 7 (58.33%) Voice Network Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco IPT Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) IP Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) IP Network Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) IP Telephony Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Telephony Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (75.00%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
1 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
1 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (8.33%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 10 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (75.00%) CCNA
2 9 (75.00%) JNCIA
3 1 (8.33%) CCNP
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (16.67%) vSphere
1 2 (16.67%) XenApp
1 2 (16.67%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (75.00%) Juniper
3 2 (16.67%) Citrix
3 2 (16.67%) EqualLogic
3 2 (16.67%) HP
3 2 (16.67%) Sophos
3 2 (16.67%) Veeam
3 2 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (8.33%) Palo Alto
4 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds