The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bolton 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 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco
Manchester / Bolton
Rank 12 - 7
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Cisco 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bolton 5.00% - 7.14%
As % of the Vendors category 9.52% - 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Median daily rate £339 - £243
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 £19.94 £20.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.54% -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 Bolton.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Bolton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 21 6 12
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bolton 52.50% 37.50% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 4 7
Median daily rate £345 £290 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.96% +16.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £278 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £485 £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £10.01
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +299.80%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.38 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -13.81% +11.76%  

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in Bolton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bolton 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 Bolton

Cisco
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bolton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco in Bolton

Cisco
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bolton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco in Bolton

Cisco
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 27 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 Bolton region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Validation
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Handset
2 2 (66.67%) Unified Communications
2 2 (66.67%) Verint
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) IVR
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton 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:

Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Unified Communications
1 2 (66.67%) VoIP
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Site Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Unified Communications Manager
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Field Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (66.67%) Handset
1 2 (66.67%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
1 2 (66.67%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Verint
3 1 (33.33%) VMware