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 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Engineer
Rank 107 113 116
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Cisco Engineer 25 15 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.90% 0.59% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.95% 0.62% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 10 3
Median daily rate £350 £265 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.07% -24.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £186 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £336 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £300 £315
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £33.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-17.91% +123.33%
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
2636 2419 2229
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.92% 94.57% 93.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1502 1479 1143
Median daily rate £390 £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 150 174
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.52 £11.00 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £33.00 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.03%

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 24 May 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 24 May 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 +4 10 £325 +28.71% 2
Coventry - 4 £450 - 1
Shropshire -33 3 £350 +11.84%
Warwickshire -6 2 £375 +100.00%
Worcestershire - 2 £350 -
Herefordshire - 1 £375 -
Cisco Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 38 (100.00%) Cisco
2 30 (78.95%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (55.26%) CCNP
4 19 (50.00%) Firewall
5 14 (36.84%) CCNA
6 13 (34.21%) CheckPoint
7 12 (31.58%) Juniper
7 12 (31.58%) WAN
7 12 (31.58%) Security Cleared
8 11 (28.95%) Cisco ASA
8 11 (28.95%) MPLS
9 10 (26.32%) VoIP
9 10 (26.32%) SC Cleared
9 10 (26.32%) Incident Management
9 10 (26.32%) Data Centre
10 9 (23.68%) Network Design
10 9 (23.68%) Project Management
11 8 (21.05%) LAN
11 8 (21.05%) F5
12 7 (18.42%) Network Security
12 7 (18.42%) OSPF
13 6 (15.79%) BGP
13 6 (15.79%) Wireless
13 6 (15.79%) Finance
13 6 (15.79%) CCVP
13 6 (15.79%) Fortinet
14 5 (13.16%) Hyper-V
14 5 (13.16%) Retail
14 5 (13.16%) Load Balancing
14 5 (13.16%) CCIE

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.26%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (50.00%) Firewall
2 12 (31.58%) WAN
3 11 (28.95%) Cisco ASA
3 11 (28.95%) MPLS
4 10 (26.32%) VoIP
5 8 (21.05%) LAN
6 7 (18.42%) Network Security
6 7 (18.42%) OSPF
7 6 (15.79%) BGP
7 6 (15.79%) Wireless
8 5 (13.16%) EIGRP
8 5 (13.16%) VPN
9 4 (10.53%) BIG-IP
9 4 (10.53%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (7.89%) Cisco ISE
10 3 (7.89%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 3 (7.89%) TCP/IP
11 2 (5.26%) IPv6
11 2 (5.26%) Multicast
11 2 (5.26%) NetScreen
General
1 6 (15.79%) Finance
2 5 (13.16%) Retail
3 1 (2.63%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.26%) 802.1X
2 1 (2.63%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (26.32%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.63%) Cryptography
2 1 (2.63%) iPad
2 1 (2.63%) NHS
2 1 (2.63%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.26%) Windows
2 1 (2.63%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (26.32%) Incident Management
2 9 (23.68%) Network Design
2 9 (23.68%) Project Management
3 5 (13.16%) Load Balancing
4 4 (10.53%) ITIL
5 3 (7.89%) Fault Management
5 3 (7.89%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (5.26%) Change Control
6 2 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (5.26%) ITIL V3
7 1 (2.63%) Migration
7 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.63%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.63%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (2.63%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (2.63%) Service Management
7 1 (2.63%) SIEM
7 1 (2.63%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.63%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.63%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.26%) PowerShell
1 2 (5.26%) Python
1 2 (5.26%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 30 (78.95%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (55.26%) CCNP
3 14 (36.84%) CCNA
4 12 (31.58%) Security Cleared
5 10 (26.32%) SC Cleared
6 6 (15.79%) CCVP
7 5 (13.16%) CCIE
8 1 (2.63%) CCDA
8 1 (2.63%) CCDP
8 1 (2.63%) Degree
8 1 (2.63%) DV Cleared
8 1 (2.63%) MCSE
8 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (2.63%) PMI Certification
8 1 (2.63%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) JSP 440
1 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (13.16%) Hyper-V
2 2 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.63%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (2.63%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.63%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 38 (100.00%) Cisco
2 13 (34.21%) CheckPoint
3 12 (31.58%) Juniper
4 8 (21.05%) F5
5 6 (15.79%) Fortinet
6 4 (10.53%) Intel Security
6 4 (10.53%) Palo Alto
7 3 (7.89%) Nokia
7 3 (7.89%) VMware
8 2 (5.26%) Aruba
8 2 (5.26%) Avaya
8 2 (5.26%) Blue Coat
8 2 (5.26%) Citrix
9 1 (2.63%) BMC
9 1 (2.63%) Brocade
9 1 (2.63%) HP
9 1 (2.63%) IBM
9 1 (2.63%) Meraki
9 1 (2.63%) Splunk
9 1 (2.63%) Symantec