The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Cisco Systems, Inc.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco
Bedfordshire / Bedford
Rank - - 11
Contract jobs citing Cisco 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedford - - 2.70%
As % of the Vendors category - - 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £180
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £360 £350
% change year-on-year +0.69% +2.85%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.25 £22.00
% change year-on-year -1.23% -7.95%  

Cisco is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Bedford.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Bedford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 20 27 25
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bedford 48.78% 75.00% 67.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 23 16
Median daily rate £375 £275 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.36% -14.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £125 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £448 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £18.00 - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedford citing Cisco as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco in Bedford

Cisco
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Cisco in Bedford.

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco in Bedford

Cisco
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Cisco in Bedford.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco in Bedford