The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco Nexus skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco Nexus over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Nexus
Rank 126 139 99
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -40
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 14 12 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.50% 0.36% 1.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.62% 2.57% 8.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 29
Median daily rate £300 £376 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.26% +0.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £363 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £389 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £21.53 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+67.24% -2.15%
Cisco Nexus
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
387 467 549
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 13.71% 14.11% 16.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 231 343
Median daily rate £325 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £181 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 40 33
Median hourly rate £42.50 £41.98 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.23% +86.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.85 £15.75 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £49.19 £42.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.85
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -8.05%

Cisco Nexus
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 the South West

Cisco Nexus
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Cisco Nexus Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Cisco Nexus
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco Nexus across the South West region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Cisco Nexus Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Cisco Nexus
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Cisco Nexus Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Cisco Nexus
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Nexus within the South West region over the 3 months to 28 September 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
Gloucestershire +7 5 £275 -29.93%
Wiltshire +2 4 £425 +18.05%
Dorset - 4 £315 -
Cisco Nexus
England

Cisco Nexus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, 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 South West region with a requirement for Cisco Nexus.

1 44 (100.00%) Cisco
2 35 (79.55%) Firewall
3 33 (75.00%) WAN
4 30 (68.18%) LAN
5 28 (63.64%) Cisco Certification
6 22 (50.00%) CheckPoint
7 20 (45.45%) Data Centre
8 19 (43.18%) CCNP
9 17 (38.64%) MPLS
10 16 (36.36%) ITIL
10 16 (36.36%) VPN
11 14 (31.82%) Cisco Prime
11 14 (31.82%) SC Cleared
11 14 (31.82%) Security Cleared
12 13 (29.55%) Cisco ASA
12 13 (29.55%) OSPF
12 13 (29.55%) BGP
12 13 (29.55%) Juniper
13 11 (25.00%) Wireless
13 11 (25.00%) Network Management
13 11 (25.00%) Network Security
14 9 (20.45%) Migration
14 9 (20.45%) IBM
15 8 (18.18%) CCNA
15 8 (18.18%) Ethernet
15 8 (18.18%) Network Design
15 8 (18.18%) Fortinet
15 8 (18.18%) Palo Alto
16 6 (13.64%) FWSM
16 6 (13.64%) Unified Communications

Cisco Nexus
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (6.82%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 35 (79.55%) Firewall
2 33 (75.00%) WAN
3 30 (68.18%) LAN
4 17 (38.64%) MPLS
5 16 (36.36%) VPN
6 13 (29.55%) BGP
6 13 (29.55%) Cisco ASA
6 13 (29.55%) OSPF
7 11 (25.00%) Network Security
7 11 (25.00%) Wireless
8 8 (18.18%) Ethernet
9 6 (13.64%) Cisco IPT
9 6 (13.64%) FWSM
9 6 (13.64%) IP Telephony
9 6 (13.64%) Unified Communications
10 5 (11.36%) FabricPath
10 5 (11.36%) Spanning Tree
10 5 (11.36%) VLAN
10 5 (11.36%) VPLS
10 5 (11.36%) Wi-Fi
General
1 3 (6.82%) Finance
2 1 (2.27%) Brand Awareness
Job Titles
1 15 (34.09%) Network Engineer
2 9 (20.45%) Analyst
2 9 (20.45%) Network Analyst
3 6 (13.64%) Cisco Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) Cisco Analyst
4 5 (11.36%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 5 (11.36%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) Juniper Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) Network Technician
5 4 (9.09%) Migration Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) Network Specialist
5 4 (9.09%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Senior Network Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Service Manager
6 3 (6.82%) Technical Manager
6 3 (6.82%) Technical Services Manager
Miscellaneous
1 20 (45.45%) Data Centre
2 4 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.82%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.27%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (36.36%) ITIL
2 11 (25.00%) Network Management
3 9 (20.45%) Migration
4 8 (18.18%) Network Design
5 5 (11.36%) Configuration Management
5 5 (11.36%) PRINCE2
5 5 (11.36%) Project Management
6 3 (6.82%) High Availability
6 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Management
7 2 (4.55%) Change Management
7 2 (4.55%) Logistics
7 2 (4.55%) Problem Management
8 1 (2.27%) Capacity Planning
Qualifications
1 28 (63.64%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (43.18%) CCNP
3 14 (31.82%) SC Cleared
3 14 (31.82%) Security Cleared
4 8 (18.18%) CCNA
5 1 (2.27%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.64%) SLA
Systems Management
1 14 (31.82%) Cisco Prime
2 4 (9.09%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 44 (100.00%) Cisco
2 22 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 13 (29.55%) Juniper
4 9 (20.45%) IBM
5 8 (18.18%) Fortinet
5 8 (18.18%) Palo Alto
6 6 (13.64%) CA
6 6 (13.64%) HP
6 6 (13.64%) IronPort
6 6 (13.64%) Nokia
6 6 (13.64%) SolarWinds
7 5 (11.36%) SonicWALL
7 5 (11.36%) WatchGuard
8 3 (6.82%) Nortel
9 2 (4.55%) F5