The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Midlands region that had Cisco Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Engineer
Rank 127 88 100
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +12
Contract jobs requiring a Cisco Engineer 19 25 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.58% 1.02% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 1.07% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 15
Median daily rate £394 £325 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.15% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £218 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £578 £365
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.75 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+94.44% -10.00%
Cisco Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. 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
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3144 2338 2384
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.56% 95.12% 94.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1870 1380 1209
Median daily rate £400 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 134 146 184
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.78 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £37.50 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

Cisco Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of IT contracts across the West Midlands region that featured Cisco Engineer in the job title.

Cisco Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Cisco Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Cisco Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Cisco Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco Engineer across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

Cisco Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Cisco Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Cisco Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Cisco Engineer
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Engineer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 August 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
Birmingham 0 11 £363 - 1
Shropshire -22 2 £388 -
Staffordshire - 2 £325 -
Cisco Engineer
England

Cisco Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, Cisco Engineer 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 across the West Midlands region featuring Cisco Engineer in the job title.

1 45 (100.00%) Cisco
2 35 (77.78%) Firewall
3 31 (68.89%) Cisco Certification
4 23 (51.11%) CheckPoint
4 23 (51.11%) CCNP
5 21 (46.67%) Juniper
6 20 (44.44%) WAN
7 18 (40.00%) LAN
8 17 (37.78%) Fortinet
9 16 (35.56%) CCNA
10 15 (33.33%) OSPF
10 15 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
11 14 (31.11%) F5
11 14 (31.11%) BGP
12 13 (28.89%) Wireless
13 12 (26.67%) Security Cleared
13 12 (26.67%) Cisco Nexus
14 11 (24.44%) SC Cleared
14 11 (24.44%) ITIL
15 10 (22.22%) BIG-IP
16 9 (20.00%) Network Security
16 9 (20.00%) Load Balancing
16 9 (20.00%) Data Centre
17 8 (17.78%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
17 8 (17.78%) Nokia
17 8 (17.78%) CCIE
18 7 (15.56%) Cisco Prime
18 7 (15.56%) Network Design
18 7 (15.56%) Network Monitoring
18 7 (15.56%) Palo Alto

Cisco Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West 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 35 (77.78%) Firewall
2 20 (44.44%) WAN
3 18 (40.00%) LAN
4 15 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 15 (33.33%) OSPF
5 14 (31.11%) BGP
6 13 (28.89%) Wireless
7 12 (26.67%) Cisco Nexus
8 10 (22.22%) BIG-IP
9 9 (20.00%) Network Security
10 8 (17.78%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 6 (13.33%) Wi-Fi
12 5 (11.11%) Cisco ISE
12 5 (11.11%) Cisco Wireless
12 5 (11.11%) EIGRP
12 5 (11.11%) TCP/IP
12 5 (11.11%) VPN
12 5 (11.11%) WLAN
13 4 (8.89%) VoIP
14 3 (6.67%) DMVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (2.22%) Advertising
1 1 (2.22%) Finance
1 1 (2.22%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.33%) CSS
2 4 (8.89%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (11.11%) User Experience
3 2 (4.44%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.22%) Cryptography
4 1 (2.22%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.22%) e-Health
4 1 (2.22%) NHS
4 1 (2.22%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.33%) Windows
2 5 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.22%) Linux
4 1 (2.22%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.22%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (24.44%) ITIL
2 9 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 7 (15.56%) ITIL V3
3 7 (15.56%) Network Design
3 7 (15.56%) Network Monitoring
4 6 (13.33%) Network Management
5 5 (11.11%) Network Architecture
6 2 (4.44%) Change Management
6 2 (4.44%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (4.44%) Incident Management
6 2 (4.44%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (4.44%) Service Management
7 1 (2.22%) CRM
7 1 (2.22%) ERP
7 1 (2.22%) Migration
7 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.22%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (2.22%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (2.22%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.22%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.44%) PowerShell
1 2 (4.44%) Python
1 2 (4.44%) Tcl
2 1 (2.22%) Java
2 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 31 (68.89%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (51.11%) CCNP
3 16 (35.56%) CCNA
4 12 (26.67%) Security Cleared
5 11 (24.44%) SC Cleared
6 8 (17.78%) CCIE
7 5 (11.11%) CCDP
8 4 (8.89%) CCDA
8 4 (8.89%) CCVP
9 3 (6.67%) JNCIA
10 2 (4.44%) MCSE
10 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (2.22%) CCSA
11 1 (2.22%) Degree
11 1 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (2.22%) JNCIS
11 1 (2.22%) MCSA
11 1 (2.22%) PMI Certification
11 1 (2.22%) PMP
11 1 (2.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) JSP 440
1 1 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (8.89%) Hyper-V
2 2 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.44%) vSphere
3 1 (2.22%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.22%) ProxySG
3 1 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (15.56%) Cisco Prime
2 6 (13.33%) FortiGate
3 5 (11.11%) OPNET
4 1 (2.22%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (2.22%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (2.22%) Cisco LMS
4 1 (2.22%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (2.22%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 45 (100.00%) Cisco
2 23 (51.11%) CheckPoint
3 21 (46.67%) Juniper
4 17 (37.78%) Fortinet
5 14 (31.11%) F5
6 8 (17.78%) Nokia
7 7 (15.56%) Palo Alto
8 6 (13.33%) BMC
9 5 (11.11%) Aruba
9 5 (11.11%) Meraki
9 5 (11.11%) Riverbed
9 5 (11.11%) SolarWinds
10 4 (8.89%) HP
10 4 (8.89%) Intel Security
10 4 (8.89%) Microsoft
11 3 (6.67%) Huawei
11 3 (6.67%) VMware
12 2 (4.44%) Avaya
12 2 (4.44%) Blue Coat
13 1 (2.22%) CA