The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco Certification over the 3 months to 1 March 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.

3 months to
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Certification
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 63 87 79
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -8
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 8 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.96% 0.35% 0.29%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.72% 3.47% 3.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 2
Median daily rate £400 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £400 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £400 £348
UK excluding London median daily rate £346 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.07% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.38 £20.00 £18.82
% change year-on-year
+36.90% +6.29%

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

Qualifications Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
119 144 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 14.34% 10.03% 8.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 70 64
Median daily rate £410 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £264 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £469
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 6
Median hourly rate £52.09 £15.25 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+241.54% -49.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £15.25 £15.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £15.25 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £41.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-27.71% +84.44%

Cisco Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Cisco Certification as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

Cisco Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Cisco Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Cisco Certification Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Cisco Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco Certification across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 1 March 2017.

Cisco Certification Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Cisco Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Cisco Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Certification 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 18 (90.00%) Cisco
2 15 (75.00%) CCNP
3 11 (55.00%) Firewall
3 11 (55.00%) CheckPoint
4 10 (50.00%) BGP
5 9 (45.00%) OSPF
6 8 (40.00%) Data Centre
7 7 (35.00%) CCNA
8 6 (30.00%) VMware
8 6 (30.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (30.00%) F5
9 5 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
9 5 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 5 (25.00%) BIG-IP
10 4 (20.00%) Network Design
10 4 (20.00%) Fortinet
10 4 (20.00%) Load Balancing
10 4 (20.00%) Spanning Tree
11 3 (15.00%) DevOps
11 3 (15.00%) Public Cloud
11 3 (15.00%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (15.00%) Information Security
11 3 (15.00%) TOGAF
11 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (15.00%) MCP
11 3 (15.00%) Windows
11 3 (15.00%) Linux
11 3 (15.00%) WAN
11 3 (15.00%) MPLS
12 2 (10.00%) DNS

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 (5.00%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (55.00%) Firewall
2 10 (50.00%) BGP
3 9 (45.00%) OSPF
4 5 (25.00%) BIG-IP
4 5 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 4 (20.00%) Spanning Tree
6 3 (15.00%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (15.00%) MPLS
6 3 (15.00%) WAN
7 2 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (10.00%) DHCP
7 2 (10.00%) DNS
7 2 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 2 (10.00%) LAN
7 2 (10.00%) Network Security
7 2 (10.00%) VXLAN
7 2 (10.00%) Wireless
8 1 (5.00%) Cisco PIX
8 1 (5.00%) FCoE
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Firewall Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Network Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Network Security Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Security Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco Security Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Designer
6 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 1 (5.00%) Network Designer
6 1 (5.00%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
6 1 (5.00%) Network Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (15.00%) Public Cloud
3 2 (10.00%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (5.00%) Clustering
4 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Linux
1 3 (15.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) Load Balancing
1 4 (20.00%) Network Design
2 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (15.00%) DevOps
2 3 (15.00%) Information Security
2 3 (15.00%) TOGAF
3 2 (10.00%) Kanban
3 2 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (5.00%) Change Management
4 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.00%) Fault Analysis
4 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.00%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (5.00%) People Management
4 1 (5.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (5.00%) Security Architecture
4 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) Lisp
1 1 (5.00%) R
Qualifications
1 15 (75.00%) CCNP
2 7 (35.00%) CCNA
3 6 (30.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (15.00%) MCP
5 2 (10.00%) CCIE
5 2 (10.00%) Degree
6 1 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (10.00%) vSphere
2 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Cacti
1 1 (5.00%) Nagios
1 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 18 (90.00%) Cisco
2 11 (55.00%) CheckPoint
3 6 (30.00%) F5
3 6 (30.00%) VMware
4 4 (20.00%) Fortinet
5 2 (10.00%) HP
5 2 (10.00%) Juniper
6 1 (5.00%) Aruba
6 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds