The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Cisco Solutions Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Solutions Architect
UK
Rank 594 616 609
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Cisco Solutions Architect 2 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.004% 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% 0.004% 0.020%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 4
Median daily rate £425 - £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 - £500
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 Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
42939 48575 49622
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.70% 94.98% 94.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 27981 31258 30651
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1563 1629 1923
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.74
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.55%

Cisco Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Cisco Solutions Architect in the job title.

Cisco Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Cisco Solutions Architect
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cisco Solutions Architect within the UK.

Cisco Solutions Architect Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Cisco Solutions Architect
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Solutions Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 20 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
England +44 2 £425 - 1
Berkshire +20 1 £425 -
South East +14 1 £425 -
London - 1 - - 1

Cisco Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, Cisco Solutions Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Cisco Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Network Security
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
3 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications
3 1 (25.00%) 4G
3 1 (25.00%) F5
3 1 (25.00%) WebRTC
3 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (25.00%) Palo Alto
3 1 (25.00%) Virtual Team
3 1 (25.00%) XMPP
3 1 (25.00%) MCTS
3 1 (25.00%) MCITP
3 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (25.00%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) CMS
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (25.00%) Network Design
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) CCIE
3 1 (25.00%) CCNP
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Avaya
3 1 (25.00%) PMP
3 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification

Cisco Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 (25.00%) CMS
1 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) 3G
2 1 (25.00%) 4G
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) GSM
2 1 (25.00%) ISDN
2 1 (25.00%) PBX
2 1 (25.00%) PSTN
2 1 (25.00%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (25.00%) SSL
2 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (25.00%) VoIP
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) WebRTC
1 1 (25.00%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Network Design
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE
1 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
1 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCIE
1 1 (25.00%) CCNP
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) MCITP
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) MCTS
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (25.00%) PMP
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Avaya
2 1 (25.00%) F5
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Palo Alto
2 1 (25.00%) VMware