Period
to 18 October 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bracknell 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 6 months to 18 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.

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

Cisco
Berkshire > Bracknell
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 24 14 17
Rank change year-on-year -10 +3 +10
Contract jobs citing Cisco 31 44 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 6.87% 8.09% 8.75%
As % of the Vendors category 12.86% 15.60% 15.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 21 36
Bracknell median daily rate £356 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.18% +13.33% -23.08%
10th Percentile £214 £260 £308
90th Percentile £450 £550 £545
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £394 £400
% change year-on-year +1.52% -1.50% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Bracknell median hourly rate £16.25 £23.25 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.11% -48.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £13.33 £14.63 £18.70
90th Percentile £18.98 £32.48 £47.50
Berkshire median hourly rate £21.50 £21.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +2.38% -53.33% +15.38%

Cisco is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Bracknell.

All Vendors
Bracknell
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 241 282 357
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 53.44% 51.84% 57.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 93 148
Bracknell median daily rate £375 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.67% +5.88% +18.06%
10th Percentile £174 £231 £190
90th Percentile £527 £650 £588
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +0.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 31 53
Bracknell median hourly rate £13.00 £12.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.33% -4.00% -58.33%
10th Percentile £10.96 £12.00 £11.40
90th Percentile £22.33 £18.75 £16.35
Berkshire median hourly rate £18.00 £15.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year +16.13% +24.00% -42.00%

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco in Bracknell

Cisco
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco in Bracknell

Cisco
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco in Bracknell over the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco in Bracknell

Cisco
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 11 (35.48%) Juniper
1 11 (35.48%) Security Cleared
2 10 (32.26%) SC Cleared
2 10 (32.26%) Internet
2 10 (32.26%) WAN
3 9 (29.03%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (29.03%) Cisco ISE
3 9 (29.03%) Firewall
4 8 (25.81%) IronPort
5 7 (22.58%) Network Management
5 7 (22.58%) OSPF
5 7 (22.58%) BGP
5 7 (22.58%) EIGRP
5 7 (22.58%) LAN
5 7 (22.58%) RIP
5 7 (22.58%) TCP/IP
6 6 (19.35%) SDH
6 6 (19.35%) Linux
6 6 (19.35%) DWDM
6 6 (19.35%) Nortel
6 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
6 6 (19.35%) CCNA
6 6 (19.35%) Retail
6 6 (19.35%) Telecoms
6 6 (19.35%) Meraki
7 5 (16.13%) Kalman Filter
7 5 (16.13%) Wireless
7 5 (16.13%) IaaS
7 5 (16.13%) MPLS
7 5 (16.13%) Unix

Cisco
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bracknell 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.23%) Apache
1 1 (3.23%) IBM Domino
1 1 (3.23%) IIS
1 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.23%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.13%) IaaS
2 1 (3.23%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 10 (32.26%) Internet
1 10 (32.26%) WAN
2 9 (29.03%) Cisco ISE
2 9 (29.03%) Firewall
3 7 (22.58%) BGP
3 7 (22.58%) EIGRP
3 7 (22.58%) LAN
3 7 (22.58%) OSPF
3 7 (22.58%) RIP
3 7 (22.58%) TCP/IP
4 6 (19.35%) DWDM
4 6 (19.35%) SDH
5 5 (16.13%) MPLS
5 5 (16.13%) VPN
5 5 (16.13%) Wireless
6 3 (9.68%) IPsec
6 3 (9.68%) RSVP
6 3 (9.68%) VLAN
6 3 (9.68%) VPLS
6 3 (9.68%) VRRP
General
1 6 (19.35%) Retail
1 6 (19.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (32.26%) Architect
2 7 (22.58%) Network Architect
3 5 (16.13%) Analyst
3 5 (16.13%) Cisco Architect
3 5 (16.13%) Consultant
3 5 (16.13%) IronPort Consultant
4 4 (12.90%) Cisco Consultant
5 3 (9.68%) Cisco Network Architect
5 3 (9.68%) Network Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Cisco Specialist
6 2 (6.45%) Juniper Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Lead Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Network Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Python Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Security Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Cisco Project Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Email Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) SOC Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Unix Scripter
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) Ajax
1 2 (6.45%) HTML
2 1 (3.23%) LDAP
2 1 (3.23%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
1 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (19.35%) Linux
2 5 (16.13%) Unix
2 5 (16.13%) Windows
3 4 (12.90%) Windows Server
4 2 (6.45%) Solaris
4 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (22.58%) Network Management
2 5 (16.13%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (12.90%) Analytics
3 4 (12.90%) ITIL
4 3 (9.68%) Fault Management
4 3 (9.68%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (9.68%) Problem Management
4 3 (9.68%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (6.45%) Innovative Thinking
5 2 (6.45%) Load Balancing
5 2 (6.45%) Migration
5 2 (6.45%) SIEM
6 1 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.23%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (3.23%) Data Loss Prevention
6 1 (3.23%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.68%) SQL
2 2 (6.45%) Bash Shell
2 2 (6.45%) JavaScript
2 2 (6.45%) Korn
2 2 (6.45%) Perl
2 2 (6.45%) PHP
2 2 (6.45%) PL/SQL
2 2 (6.45%) Python
3 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (35.48%) Security Cleared
2 10 (32.26%) SC Cleared
3 9 (29.03%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (19.35%) CCNA
5 4 (12.90%) BC Cleared
5 4 (12.90%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (12.90%) CCNP
6 3 (9.68%) CCIE
6 3 (9.68%) CCIP
6 3 (9.68%) JNCIS
7 1 (3.23%) CEH
7 1 (3.23%) CISSP
7 1 (3.23%) CompTIA Security+
7 1 (3.23%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (3.23%) Degree
7 1 (3.23%) DV Cleared
7 1 (3.23%) GIAC
7 1 (3.23%) OSCP
7 1 (3.23%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.23%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) NetBackup
1 1 (3.23%) SCCM
1 1 (3.23%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (35.48%) Juniper
2 8 (25.81%) IronPort
3 6 (19.35%) Meraki
3 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
3 6 (19.35%) Nortel
4 2 (6.45%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 2 (6.45%) Aruba
4 2 (6.45%) Dell
4 2 (6.45%) EMC
4 2 (6.45%) F5
4 2 (6.45%) Nokia
4 2 (6.45%) Oracle
4 2 (6.45%) Palo Alto
4 2 (6.45%) VMware
5 1 (3.23%) BT
5 1 (3.23%) Fujitsu
5 1 (3.23%) NetApp
5 1 (3.23%) Proofpoint
5 1 (3.23%) Riverbed
5 1 (3.23%) SolarWinds