The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Brighton 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 28 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
East Sussex / Brighton
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 24 33
Rank change year-on-year 0 +9  
Contract jobs citing Cisco 3 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 2.11% 2.59% 2.62%
As % of the Vendors category 6.82% 11.90% 8.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 3
Median daily rate £425 £325 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.76% +18.18%  
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 £19.88 £20.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.85% -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 Brighton.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Brighton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 44 42 70
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton 30.99% 21.76% 30.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 25 42
Median daily rate £425 £315 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +34.92% -23.17%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £273 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £363 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Median hourly rate £10.50 - £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -14.47% +11.76%  

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Brighton 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 Brighton

Cisco
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco in Brighton

Cisco
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco in Brighton

Cisco
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 28 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 Brighton region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 6 (66.67%) CCNP
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (55.56%) Data Centre
3 4 (44.44%) CCIE
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 3 (33.33%) VMware
4 3 (33.33%) Windows
5 2 (22.22%) CCNA
6 1 (11.11%) Firewall
6 1 (11.11%) Finance
6 1 (11.11%) Migration
6 1 (11.11%) CCSA
6 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
6 1 (11.11%) Palo Alto
6 1 (11.11%) CCNP Voice
6 1 (11.11%) Creative Problem-Solving
6 1 (11.11%) CCDP
6 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
6 1 (11.11%) HP
6 1 (11.11%) EMC
6 1 (11.11%) Citrix
6 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
6 1 (11.11%) LAN
6 1 (11.11%) VoIP
6 1 (11.11%) WAN
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 1 (11.11%) SQL
6 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
6 1 (11.11%) MS Office
6 1 (11.11%) Juniper

Cisco
Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton 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 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) LAN
1 1 (11.11%) VoIP
1 1 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Architect
1 5 (55.56%) Network Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Network Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (11.11%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) IT Manager
3 1 (11.11%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Network Support
3 1 (11.11%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
1 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) Creative Problem-Solving
1 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
1 1 (11.11%) Migration
1 1 (11.11%) Network Design
1 1 (11.11%) Project Management
1 1 (11.11%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) CCNP
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (44.44%) CCIE
3 2 (22.22%) CCNA
4 1 (11.11%) CCDP
4 1 (11.11%) CCNP Voice
4 1 (11.11%) CCSA
4 1 (11.11%) JNCIA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix
2 1 (11.11%) EMC
2 1 (11.11%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) Juniper
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Palo Alto