The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco Certification over the 3 months to 31 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.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certification
Rank 28 19 26
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +7
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 3 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 1.51% 2.21% 0.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.00% 23.53% 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Median daily rate £375 £320 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% -36.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £326
% change year-on-year
- +7.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+57.77% +12.50%
Cisco Certification
England

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

Qualifications Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
20 17 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 10.05% 9.39% 19.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 10 8
Median daily rate £475 £354 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.27% +1.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £320 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £378 £355
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +6.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +13.00%

Cisco Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Cisco Certification Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Cisco Certification
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Cisco Certification Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

Cisco Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Cisco Certification Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

Cisco Certification
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 7 (87.50%) Cisco
2 5 (62.50%) LAN
2 5 (62.50%) Firewall
3 4 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (50.00%) WAN
4 3 (37.50%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (37.50%) CCNP
4 3 (37.50%) CCNA
5 2 (25.00%) CCIE
5 2 (25.00%) OSPF
5 2 (25.00%) BGP
5 2 (25.00%) Project Management
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
5 2 (25.00%) CWNE
5 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
5 2 (25.00%) Validation
6 1 (12.50%) Network Design
6 1 (12.50%) CCSA
6 1 (12.50%) Automotive
6 1 (12.50%) 802.1X
6 1 (12.50%) Driving Licence
6 1 (12.50%) Palo Alto
6 1 (12.50%) Cisco ISE
6 1 (12.50%) Network Architecture
6 1 (12.50%) WLAN
6 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
6 1 (12.50%) Wireless

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in the 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 5 (62.50%) Firewall
1 5 (62.50%) LAN
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (50.00%) WAN
3 3 (37.50%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (25.00%) BGP
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (25.00%) OSPF
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco ISE
5 1 (12.50%) Wireless
5 1 (12.50%) WLAN
General
1 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Architect
1 2 (25.00%) Consultant
1 2 (25.00%) Network Architect
1 2 (25.00%) Network Consultant
1 2 (25.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Network Support
1 2 (25.00%) Network Support Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Project Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Project Support Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Network Operations Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Project Management
1 2 (25.00%) Validation
2 1 (12.50%) Network Architecture
2 1 (12.50%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) CCNA
1 3 (37.50%) CCNP
2 2 (25.00%) CCIE
2 2 (25.00%) CWNE
3 1 (12.50%) CCSA
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
2 1 (12.50%) Palo Alto