The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for Cisco Nexus skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cisco Nexus 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.

Cisco Nexus
South West / Bristol
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 61 66
Rank change year-on-year +7 +5  
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 12 13 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.47% 1.43% 0.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.11% 8.55% 4.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 4
Median daily rate £348 £399 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.85% +12.32%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £280 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £500 £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £400
% change year-on-year -1.31% -5.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.38 £43.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year -36.32% +100.00%  

Cisco Nexus is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 148 152 119
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 18.07% 16.68% 14.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 112 63
Median daily rate £352 £360 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.22% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £235 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £483 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 5
Median hourly rate £38.00 £27.50 £18.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.18% +51.72%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.80 £18.50 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.60 £30.00 £42.72
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year -39.18% +25.42%  

Cisco Nexus
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Nexus in Bristol

Cisco Nexus
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Nexus in Bristol

Cisco Nexus
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Nexus in Bristol over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco Nexus in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Nexus 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 Nexus.

1 21 (100.00%) Cisco
2 16 (76.19%) CheckPoint
3 14 (66.67%) Data Centre
4 13 (61.90%) Cisco ASA
4 13 (61.90%) Wi-Fi
5 12 (57.14%) Firewall
5 12 (57.14%) SolarWinds
5 12 (57.14%) Unified Communications
5 12 (57.14%) F5
6 11 (52.38%) FWSM
7 7 (33.33%) Nokia
7 7 (33.33%) High Availability
7 7 (33.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 6 (28.57%) SLA
9 5 (23.81%) VPN
9 5 (23.81%) MPLS
9 5 (23.81%) IBM
9 5 (23.81%) HP
9 5 (23.81%) Cisco Prime
9 5 (23.81%) CA
9 5 (23.81%) Wireless
9 5 (23.81%) Cisco IPT
9 5 (23.81%) Network Management
9 5 (23.81%) IronPort
9 5 (23.81%) IP Telephony
10 4 (19.05%) Network Security
10 4 (19.05%) Palo Alto
10 4 (19.05%) WAN
11 3 (14.29%) LAN
11 3 (14.29%) Management Information System

Cisco Nexus
Co-occurring 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (61.90%) Cisco ASA
1 13 (61.90%) Wi-Fi
2 12 (57.14%) Firewall
2 12 (57.14%) Unified Communications
3 11 (52.38%) FWSM
4 5 (23.81%) Cisco IPT
4 5 (23.81%) IP Telephony
4 5 (23.81%) MPLS
4 5 (23.81%) VPN
4 5 (23.81%) Wireless
5 4 (19.05%) Network Security
5 4 (19.05%) WAN
6 3 (14.29%) LAN
7 2 (9.52%) BGP
7 2 (9.52%) OSPF
7 2 (9.52%) PPP
7 2 (9.52%) Spanning Tree
8 1 (4.76%) Cisco ISE
8 1 (4.76%) Ethernet
8 1 (4.76%) Gigabit Ethernet
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Network Engineer
2 8 (38.10%) Cisco Engineer
2 8 (38.10%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Network Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Senior Network Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Data Centre Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Data Network Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Firewall Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Data Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Network Support Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Network Technician
6 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 14 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 7 (33.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) High Availability
2 5 (23.81%) Network Management
3 2 (9.52%) Customer Requirements
3 2 (9.52%) Demand Management
3 2 (9.52%) Performance Management
3 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (28.57%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Cisco
2 16 (76.19%) CheckPoint
3 12 (57.14%) F5
3 12 (57.14%) SolarWinds
4 7 (33.33%) Nokia
5 5 (23.81%) CA
5 5 (23.81%) HP
5 5 (23.81%) IBM
5 5 (23.81%) IronPort
6 4 (19.05%) Palo Alto
7 2 (9.52%) Blue Coat