The table below looks at the statistics for the Cisco Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Engineer
Rank 105 104 117
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +13
Contract jobs requiring a Cisco Engineer 30 25 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.04% 0.93% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.09% 0.99% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 15 4
Average daily rate £375 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £193 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £408 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £315
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -0.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £33.00 £21.44
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +53.93%
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
2749 2524 2195
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.06% 94.07% 93.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1547 1487 1138
Average daily rate £388 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.89% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 163 158
Average hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £35.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

Cisco Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Engineer in the job title across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 April 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Engineer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -1 10 £325 +15.04% 4
Coventry -7 9 £450 +30.43% 1
Warwickshire 0 2 £375 +100.00%
Worcestershire - 2 £350 - 1
Shropshire - 2 £358 -
Herefordshire - 1 £375 - 1
Cisco Engineer
England

Cisco Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Cisco Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Cisco Engineer in their job title.

1 38 (100.00%) Cisco
2 29 (76.32%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (52.63%) CCNP
4 17 (44.74%) Firewall
5 14 (36.84%) CCNA
6 11 (28.95%) Juniper
6 11 (28.95%) CheckPoint
6 11 (28.95%) Security Cleared
7 10 (26.32%) Cisco ASA
7 10 (26.32%) Incident Management
7 10 (26.32%) Data Centre
7 10 (26.32%) MPLS
8 9 (23.68%) Project Management
8 9 (23.68%) Network Design
8 9 (23.68%) VoIP
8 9 (23.68%) WAN
8 9 (23.68%) SC Cleared
9 8 (21.05%) Finance
10 6 (15.79%) CCVP
10 6 (15.79%) LAN
10 6 (15.79%) Network Security
10 6 (15.79%) F5
10 6 (15.79%) Cisco Nexus
11 5 (13.16%) Hyper-V
11 5 (13.16%) Retail
11 5 (13.16%) OSPF
12 4 (10.53%) BGP
12 4 (10.53%) EIGRP
12 4 (10.53%) Wireless
12 4 (10.53%) CCIE

Cisco Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Cisco Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Cisco Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.26%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 17 (44.74%) Firewall
2 10 (26.32%) Cisco ASA
2 10 (26.32%) MPLS
3 9 (23.68%) VoIP
3 9 (23.68%) WAN
4 6 (15.79%) Cisco Nexus
4 6 (15.79%) LAN
4 6 (15.79%) Network Security
5 5 (13.16%) OSPF
6 4 (10.53%) BGP
6 4 (10.53%) EIGRP
6 4 (10.53%) Wireless
7 3 (7.89%) VPN
8 2 (5.26%) BIG-IP
8 2 (5.26%) DMVPN
8 2 (5.26%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 2 (5.26%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (5.26%) IPv6
8 2 (5.26%) Multicast
8 2 (5.26%) NetScaler
General
1 8 (21.05%) Finance
2 5 (13.16%) Retail
3 1 (2.63%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) 802.1X
1 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 4 (10.53%) ITIL
3 4 (10.53%) Load Balancing
4 3 (7.89%) Fault Management
4 3 (7.89%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (5.26%) Change Control
5 2 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (5.26%) ITIL V3
6 1 (2.63%) Migration
6 1 (2.63%) Presales
6 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.63%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.63%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (2.63%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (2.63%) Service Management
6 1 (2.63%) SIEM
6 1 (2.63%) Software Engineering
6 1 (2.63%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.26%) PowerShell
1 2 (5.26%) Python
1 2 (5.26%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 29 (76.32%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (52.63%) CCNP
3 14 (36.84%) CCNA
4 11 (28.95%) Security Cleared
5 9 (23.68%) SC Cleared
6 6 (15.79%) CCVP
7 4 (10.53%) 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 2 (5.26%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 38 (100.00%) Cisco
2 11 (28.95%) CheckPoint
2 11 (28.95%) Juniper
3 6 (15.79%) F5
4 4 (10.53%) Fortinet
4 4 (10.53%) Palo Alto
5 3 (7.89%) Intel Security
5 3 (7.89%) Nokia
5 3 (7.89%) VMware
6 2 (5.26%) Aruba
6 2 (5.26%) Avaya
6 2 (5.26%) Citrix
6 2 (5.26%) HP
7 1 (2.63%) 3PAR
7 1 (2.63%) Blue Coat
7 1 (2.63%) IBM
7 1 (2.63%) Meraki
7 1 (2.63%) Splunk
7 1 (2.63%) Symantec
Malvern, Worcestershire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £40000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Herefordshire
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Austin Fraser
Rate: NEG
Posted: 4 days ago