The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for Cisco Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 22 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Certification
South West / Bristol
Rank 62 61 57
Rank change year-on-year -1 -4  
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 8 11 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.00% 1.23% 1.43%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.32% 5.07% 6.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 10
Median daily rate £241 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -49.21% +11.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £395 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £500 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £346 £350 £325
% change year-on-year -1.07% +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.38 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +36.90% -  

Cisco Certification is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol.

Academic & Professional Certification
Bristol
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 185 217 177
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 23.13% 24.33% 21.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 155 130
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 1
Median hourly rate £37.75 £39.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.20% +212.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -25.20% +77.77%  

Cisco Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol citing Cisco Certification as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Certification in Bristol

Cisco Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Certification in Bristol

Cisco Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Certification in Bristol over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco Certification in Bristol

Cisco Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco Certification in Bristol

Cisco Certification
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Certification 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (70.00%) Wireless
3 6 (60.00%) CCNA
4 4 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (30.00%) CCNP
5 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
6 2 (20.00%) ITIL
6 2 (20.00%) Broadband
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (20.00%) Internet
6 2 (20.00%) Six Sigma
6 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
6 2 (20.00%) Cisco Wireless
6 2 (20.00%) Lean Six Sigma
6 2 (20.00%) Time Management
6 2 (20.00%) CCENT
6 2 (20.00%) APMP
6 2 (20.00%) Finance
6 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (10.00%) VMware
7 1 (10.00%) F5
7 1 (10.00%) Firewall
7 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
7 1 (10.00%) Linux

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 7 (70.00%) Wireless
2 4 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (20.00%) Broadband
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco Wireless
3 2 (20.00%) Internet
4 1 (10.00%) Firewall
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Wireless Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Wireless Network Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Project Manager
4 2 (20.00%) Wireless Product Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Data Centre Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Lean Six Sigma
2 2 (20.00%) Six Sigma
2 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (20.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) CCNA
2 3 (30.00%) CCNP
3 2 (20.00%) APMP
3 2 (20.00%) CCENT
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (10.00%) F5
3 1 (10.00%) VMware