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 28 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Engineer
England / West Midlands
Rank 102 115 90
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -25
Contract jobs requiring a Cisco Engineer 21 13 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.87% 0.51% 0.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.93% 0.54% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 12
Median daily rate £363 £450 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.44% +24.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £339 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £450 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £50.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-23.00% +110.52%

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
2264 2424 2081
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 93.83% 95.17% 93.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1414 1364 1157
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 115 72 167
Median hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £15.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -7.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.78 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.29 £25.00 £30.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

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
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 28 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
Birmingham +8 14 £363 - 1
Solihull - 2 - -
Shropshire - 2 £406 -
Herefordshire - 1 £338 - 2
Cisco Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 55 (100.00%) Cisco
2 45 (81.82%) Cisco Certification
3 35 (63.64%) CCNP
4 30 (54.55%) Firewall
5 25 (45.45%) CCNA
6 24 (43.64%) LAN
7 21 (38.18%) Network Design
8 20 (36.36%) WAN
9 19 (34.55%) CheckPoint
10 18 (32.73%) Juniper
11 16 (29.09%) Cisco ASA
12 14 (25.45%) Wireless
12 14 (25.45%) VPN
13 11 (20.00%) OSPF
13 11 (20.00%) Data Centre
14 10 (18.18%) CCDP
14 10 (18.18%) Network Management
14 10 (18.18%) F5
15 9 (16.36%) Security Cleared
16 8 (14.55%) CCDA
16 8 (14.55%) BGP
17 7 (12.73%) Finance
17 7 (12.73%) SC Cleared
17 7 (12.73%) Network Security
17 7 (12.73%) Cisco Nexus
18 6 (10.91%) VoIP
19 5 (9.09%) Microsoft
19 5 (9.09%) CCIE
19 5 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
19 5 (9.09%) Cisco PIX

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 1 (1.82%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (54.55%) Firewall
2 24 (43.64%) LAN
3 20 (36.36%) WAN
4 16 (29.09%) Cisco ASA
5 14 (25.45%) VPN
5 14 (25.45%) Wireless
6 11 (20.00%) OSPF
7 8 (14.55%) BGP
8 7 (12.73%) Cisco Nexus
8 7 (12.73%) Network Security
9 6 (10.91%) VoIP
10 5 (9.09%) Cisco PIX
10 5 (9.09%) Cisco Wireless
10 5 (9.09%) IP Telephony
10 5 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (7.27%) EIGRP
11 4 (7.27%) Junos
11 4 (7.27%) MPLS
11 4 (7.27%) Unified Communications
12 2 (3.64%) DMZ
Development Applications
1 1 (1.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 7 (12.73%) Finance
2 2 (3.64%) Advertising
3 1 (1.82%) Electronics
3 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.27%) CSS
2 2 (3.64%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.82%) Client/Server
2 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.27%) Windows
2 2 (3.64%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.82%) Linux
3 1 (1.82%) Solaris
3 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (38.18%) Network Design
2 10 (18.18%) Network Management
3 4 (7.27%) ITIL
3 4 (7.27%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (7.27%) Service Delivery
4 3 (5.45%) ITIL V3
4 3 (5.45%) Load Balancing
4 3 (5.45%) Migration
4 3 (5.45%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (1.82%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (1.82%) Change Control
5 1 (1.82%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (1.82%) Data Protection
5 1 (1.82%) Information Security
5 1 (1.82%) Network Architecture
5 1 (1.82%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (1.82%) Presales
5 1 (1.82%) PRINCE2
5 1 (1.82%) Problem Management
5 1 (1.82%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 45 (81.82%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (63.64%) CCNP
3 25 (45.45%) CCNA
4 10 (18.18%) CCDP
5 9 (16.36%) Security Cleared
6 8 (14.55%) CCDA
7 7 (12.73%) SC Cleared
8 5 (9.09%) CCIE
9 4 (7.27%) CCVP
10 2 (3.64%) CCSA
10 2 (3.64%) JNCIA
11 1 (1.82%) CCNP Voice
11 1 (1.82%) CISA
11 1 (1.82%) CISM
11 1 (1.82%) CISSP
11 1 (1.82%) Degree
11 1 (1.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (1.82%) MCITP
11 1 (1.82%) MCSE
11 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (1.82%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (3.64%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.82%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 55 (100.00%) Cisco
2 19 (34.55%) CheckPoint
3 18 (32.73%) Juniper
4 10 (18.18%) F5
5 5 (9.09%) Microsoft
6 4 (7.27%) BT
6 4 (7.27%) HP
6 4 (7.27%) Nokia
6 4 (7.27%) Riverbed
7 3 (5.45%) Fujitsu
7 3 (5.45%) Remedy
8 2 (3.64%) Avaya
8 2 (3.64%) Palo Alto
9 1 (1.82%) AirMagnet
9 1 (1.82%) Aruba
9 1 (1.82%) CA
9 1 (1.82%) Citrix
9 1 (1.82%) Fortinet
9 1 (1.82%) Nortel
9 1 (1.82%) VMware