The median contractor rate for a Cisco Network Engineer was £310 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bedfordshire during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Network Engineer
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 37 35 43
Rank change year-on-year -2 +8  
Contract jobs requiring a Cisco Network Engineer 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 0.36% 0.33% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.34% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £310 £263 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.09% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £340 £300
% change year-on-year -0.73% +13.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £35.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year -43.26% +28.18%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Bedfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 265 290 394
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 95.67% 95.08% 94.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 195 299
Median daily rate £440 £438 £448
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.57% -2.23%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £297 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £588 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 18 22
Median hourly rate £18.00 £45.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -60.00% +12.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year -12.50% +16.14%  

Cisco Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire that featured Cisco Network Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Network Engineer in Bedfordshire

Cisco Network Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Network Engineer in Bedfordshire

Cisco Network Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco Network Engineer in Bedfordshire

Cisco Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, Cisco Network 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 Bedfordshire region featuring Cisco Network Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre

Cisco Network Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) VMware