The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bicester 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 30 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.

Cisco
Oxfordshire / Bicester
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Cisco 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bicester 60.00% - -
As % of the Vendors category 75.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £360 £350
% change year-on-year +1.38% +2.85%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.23% -10.00%  

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 Bicester.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Bicester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 4 2 0
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bicester 80.00% 100.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £10.13 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.75 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.00% +10.29%  

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in Bicester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bicester 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 Bicester

Cisco
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bicester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco in Bicester

Cisco
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bicester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco in Bicester

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bicester region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) CCNA
2 3 (75.00%) Dell
2 3 (75.00%) EMC
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL V3
2 3 (75.00%) Office 365
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (75.00%) EMC VNX
2 3 (75.00%) Driving Licence
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Patch Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) VoIP
3 1 (25.00%) CCNP
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) Clustering
3 1 (25.00%) Xen
3 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (25.00%) Fault Management
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure

Cisco
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bicester 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (75.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security
1 1 (25.00%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 3 (75.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
1 3 (75.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Operations Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Operations Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Driving Licence
1 3 (75.00%) EMC VNX
2 1 (25.00%) Clustering
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Fault Management
3 1 (25.00%) Patch Management
3 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) CCNA
3 1 (25.00%) CCNP
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) Xen
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Dell
2 3 (75.00%) EMC