Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 20 November 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 of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 60 49
Rank change year-on-year +22 -11 -6
Contract jobs citing Cisco 64 20 59
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 4.53% 1.81% 3.70%
As % of the Vendors category 12.85% 4.59% 8.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 5 34
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £261 £235 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.17% -6.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £192 £207 £149
90th Percentile £429 £480 £380
East of England median daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 1 18
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £14.50 £16.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.38% +33.33% -56.36%
10th Percentile £11.50 £16.00 £11.50
90th Percentile £17.04 £16.00 £25.75
East of England median hourly rate £16.43 £31.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year -48.25% +51.19% -23.64%

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 Cambridgeshire.

All Vendors
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 498 436 674
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 35.22% 39.35% 42.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 206 374
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £363 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.38% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £200 £228 £216
90th Percentile £538 £575 £575
East of England median daily rate £407 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +8.60% -6.25% +9.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 31 64
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £15.73 £17.25 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.81% -9.21% -23.23%
10th Percentile £10.51 £9.33 £11.33
90th Percentile £36.80 £46.75 £47.50
East of England median hourly rate £16.43 £16.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year -0.42% -19.51% -

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco in Cambridgeshire

Cisco
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco in Cambridgeshire

Cisco
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco in Cambridgeshire

Cisco
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco in Cambridgeshire

Cisco
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Peterborough +10 26 £260 - 4
Cambridge +5 21 £225 -13.46% 5
Huntingdon +2 7 £306 +30.00%
Cisco
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 27 (42.19%) Windows
2 26 (40.63%) Firewall
3 23 (35.94%) LAN
4 22 (34.38%) WAN
5 19 (29.69%) Cisco Certification
6 17 (26.56%) Active Directory
7 16 (25.00%) Wireless
8 14 (21.88%) ITIL
9 13 (20.31%) HP
9 13 (20.31%) Microsoft
9 13 (20.31%) CCNA
10 12 (18.75%) Windows Server
11 10 (15.63%) Security Cleared
11 10 (15.63%) Windows Server 2008
11 10 (15.63%) Windows Server 2012
11 10 (15.63%) SAN
11 10 (15.63%) VoIP
11 10 (15.63%) Service Delivery
11 10 (15.63%) Information Security
11 10 (15.63%) Incident Management
12 9 (14.06%) SC Cleared
12 9 (14.06%) Problem Management
12 9 (14.06%) Wi-Fi
12 9 (14.06%) VMware
12 9 (14.06%) SQL Server
12 9 (14.06%) Microsoft Office
12 9 (14.06%) NetApp
12 9 (14.06%) Hyper-V
12 9 (14.06%) Capacity Planning
13 8 (12.50%) Windows 7

Cisco
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 8 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
1 8 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 8 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 5 (7.81%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.13%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 9 (14.06%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.56%) Acrobat
2 1 (1.56%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (40.63%) Firewall
2 23 (35.94%) LAN
3 22 (34.38%) WAN
4 16 (25.00%) Wireless
5 10 (15.63%) SAN
5 10 (15.63%) VoIP
6 9 (14.06%) Wi-Fi
7 8 (12.50%) Unified Communications
7 8 (12.50%) VPN
8 5 (7.81%) IP Telephony
9 3 (4.69%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (4.69%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (4.69%) Cisco Wireless
9 3 (4.69%) DHCP
9 3 (4.69%) SNMP
10 2 (3.13%) Network Security
11 1 (1.56%) Cisco IPT
11 1 (1.56%) OSPF
11 1 (1.56%) VLAN
11 1 (1.56%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.06%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.13%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.56%) GIS
General
1 8 (12.50%) Retail
2 3 (4.69%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.56%) Finance
3 1 (1.56%) Military
Job Titles
1 18 (28.13%) Analyst
2 15 (23.44%) Network Engineer
3 10 (15.63%) Network Specialist
3 10 (15.63%) Support Analyst
3 10 (15.63%) Voice Specialist
4 8 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
4 8 (12.50%) Service Analyst
4 8 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
5 6 (9.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 6 (9.38%) Network Support
6 5 (7.81%) Architect
6 5 (7.81%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 5 (7.81%) Infrastructure Support
6 5 (7.81%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 4 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (6.25%) Senior Support Analyst
7 4 (6.25%) Server Analyst
7 4 (6.25%) Server Support
7 4 (6.25%) Server Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.56%) Core Data
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.94%) Data Centre
2 5 (7.81%) NHS
2 5 (7.81%) Private Cloud
3 4 (6.25%) HP Storage
4 3 (4.69%) Blackberry
5 2 (3.13%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.56%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.56%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 27 (42.19%) Windows
2 12 (18.75%) Windows Server
3 10 (15.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (15.63%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 8 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (10.94%) Linux
6 5 (7.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (6.25%) CentOS
8 2 (3.13%) Unix
9 1 (1.56%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (21.88%) ITIL
2 10 (15.63%) Incident Management
2 10 (15.63%) Information Security
2 10 (15.63%) Service Delivery
3 9 (14.06%) Capacity Planning
3 9 (14.06%) Problem Management
4 8 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (12.50%) Mathematics
5 7 (10.94%) Network Management
6 6 (9.38%) Business Continuity
7 4 (6.25%) BCP
7 4 (6.25%) Business Continuity Planning
7 4 (6.25%) Change Control
7 4 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (6.25%) Network Optimisation
7 4 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (4.69%) Load Balancing
8 3 (4.69%) Migration
8 3 (4.69%) PRINCE2
8 3 (4.69%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.69%) Java
1 3 (4.69%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.13%) C
3 1 (1.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (29.69%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (20.31%) CCNA
3 10 (15.63%) Security Cleared
4 9 (14.06%) SC Cleared
5 8 (12.50%) MCP
6 6 (9.38%) CCNP
6 6 (9.38%) Degree
7 2 (3.13%) CCNP Voice
7 2 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.56%) CCIE
8 1 (1.56%) CCIE Routing and Switching
8 1 (1.56%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.69%) SLA
2 2 (3.13%) QA
3 1 (1.56%) GLP
3 1 (1.56%) JSP 440
3 1 (1.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 17 (26.56%) Active Directory
2 9 (14.06%) Hyper-V
3 3 (4.69%) Virtual Servers
3 3 (4.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.13%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.56%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (1.56%) ISA Server
5 1 (1.56%) vSphere
5 1 (1.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (10.94%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (6.25%) FortiGate
3 3 (4.69%) Cisco UCCX
4 2 (3.13%) Terraform
4 2 (3.13%) yum
5 1 (1.56%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (1.56%) Packer
5 1 (1.56%) vMotion
Vendors
1 13 (20.31%) HP
1 13 (20.31%) Microsoft
2 9 (14.06%) NetApp
2 9 (14.06%) VMware
3 6 (9.38%) Citrix
4 5 (7.81%) Red Hat
5 4 (6.25%) arcserve
5 4 (6.25%) CA
6 2 (3.13%) AlgoSec
6 2 (3.13%) Cloudera
6 2 (3.13%) Fortinet
6 2 (3.13%) Google
6 2 (3.13%) ProCurve
6 2 (3.13%) Tufin
7 1 (1.56%) Becrypt
7 1 (1.56%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.56%) LogRhythm
7 1 (1.56%) Lumension
7 1 (1.56%) SolarWinds
7 1 (1.56%) Symantec