Period
to 15 February 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Meraki products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Meraki over the 6 months to 15 February 2019 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 Meraki.

Meraki
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
15 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 106 127 110
Rank change year-on-year +21 -17 -
Contract jobs citing Meraki 5 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.32% 0.090% 0.058%
As % of the Vendors category 0.70% 0.20% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £255 £450 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -43.33% +50.00% -
South East median daily rate £370 £331 £300
% change year-on-year +11.70% +10.42% -16.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £13.00 -

Meraki 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 Buckinghamshire.

All Vendors
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 715 1,017 811
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 45.20% 45.81% 46.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 400 514 449
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £420 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £240 £232 £263
90th Percentile £606 £538 £550
South East median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 60 34
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.00 £17.13 £10.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.25% +58.56% -32.50%
10th Percentile £9.00 £9.00 £9.00
90th Percentile £36.93 £48.00 £37.03
South East median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -5.71% +12.90% -18.42%

Meraki
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing Meraki as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for Meraki in Buckinghamshire

Meraki
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Meraki in Buckinghamshire

Meraki
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Meraki within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 15 February 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes - 4 £310 - 4
High Wycombe - 1 £200 - 1
Meraki
South East

For the 6 months to 15 February 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Meraki 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Meraki.

1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Sophos
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) GAP Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) Security Management
2 3 (60.00%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (60.00%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (60.00%) WordPress
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (60.00%) Data Privacy
2 3 (60.00%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (60.00%) IT Strategy
2 3 (60.00%) Single Sign-On
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (40.00%) Office 365
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (20.00%) VPN
4 1 (20.00%) SSL
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) MCP
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2

Meraki
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 3 (60.00%) WordPress
2 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (20.00%) Joomla!
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
1 3 (60.00%) WAN
1 3 (60.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (20.00%) Skype
2 1 (20.00%) SSL
2 1 (20.00%) VPN
General
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) Security Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Security Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Security Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) IT Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) IT Support
3 1 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Data Privacy
1 3 (60.00%) GAP Analysis
1 3 (60.00%) IT Strategy
1 3 (60.00%) Penetration Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
1 3 (60.00%) Security Management
2 1 (20.00%) Creative Thinking
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Patch Management
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Sophos
3 1 (20.00%) Sage
3 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com