Period
to 17 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for Cisco Nexus skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cisco Nexus over the 6 months to 17 October 2018 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.

Cisco Nexus
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 60 39
Rank change year-on-year +7 -21 +13
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 9 5 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 1.57% 0.75% 3.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.09% 4.07% 17.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 5
Bedfordshire median daily rate £369 £425 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.24% -19.05% +40.00%
10th Percentile £356 £409 £291
90th Percentile £405 £478 £538
East of England median daily rate £375 £415 £450
% change year-on-year -9.64% -7.78% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - £32.50 -

Cisco Nexus is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Bedfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 99 123 117
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 17.28% 18.39% 18.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 80 54
Bedfordshire median daily rate £377 £394 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.53% +5.17% -
10th Percentile £287 £125 £221
90th Percentile £475 £525 £573
East of England median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 8
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £15.75 £14.00 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -63.16% +50.50%
10th Percentile £14.07 £14.00 £11.90
90th Percentile £21.58 £14.00 £45.00
East of England median hourly rate £16.00 £24.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year -35.35% -34.00% +17.19%

Cisco Nexus
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing Cisco Nexus as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Nexus in Bedfordshire

Cisco Nexus
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Nexus in Bedfordshire

Cisco Nexus
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Nexus within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 17 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford - 7 £363 -
Luton -2 2 £388 -18.42% 1
Cisco Nexus
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Nexus also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Cisco Nexus.

1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) CCNP
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
2 8 (88.89%) CheckPoint
2 8 (88.89%) CCNA
3 7 (77.78%) CCSA
3 7 (77.78%) CCSE
3 7 (77.78%) Network Security
4 6 (66.67%) OSPF
4 6 (66.67%) BGP
4 6 (66.67%) LAN
4 6 (66.67%) WAN
5 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
5 5 (55.56%) Check Point Certification
5 5 (55.56%) Wireshark
5 5 (55.56%) tcpdump
5 5 (55.56%) Network Management
5 5 (55.56%) Spanning Tree
5 5 (55.56%) Driving Licence
6 3 (33.33%) CCDP
7 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (22.22%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (11.11%) FortiGate
8 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
8 1 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (11.11%) VLAN
8 1 (11.11%) Fortinet
8 1 (11.11%) IP Telephony

Cisco Nexus
Co-occurring 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:

Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (77.78%) Network Security
3 6 (66.67%) BGP
3 6 (66.67%) LAN
3 6 (66.67%) OSPF
3 6 (66.67%) WAN
4 5 (55.56%) Spanning Tree
4 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
4 5 (55.56%) tcpdump
4 5 (55.56%) Wireshark
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (11.11%) EIGRP
6 1 (11.11%) IP Telephony
6 1 (11.11%) IPv4
6 1 (11.11%) VLAN
6 1 (11.11%) VPN
6 1 (11.11%) Wireless
6 1 (11.11%) WLAN
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 7 (77.78%) Network Security Engineer
2 7 (77.78%) Security Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Driving Licence
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Network Management
2 2 (22.22%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) CCNP
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (88.89%) CCNA
3 7 (77.78%) CCSA
3 7 (77.78%) CCSE
4 5 (55.56%) Check Point Certification
5 3 (33.33%) CCDP
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (88.89%) CheckPoint
3 1 (11.11%) Avaya
3 1 (11.11%) Fortinet