Period
to 18 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Cisco Engineer was £250 per day in advertised job vacancies in Cardiff during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Engineer
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 49 77
Rank change year-on-year -6 +28 -
Contract jobs requiring a Cisco Engineer 4 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 0.65% 1.27% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.68% 1.29% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 4
Cardiff median daily rate £250 £238 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -9.52% -
10th Percentile £225 £162 £213
90th Percentile £285 £323 £343
South Wales median daily rate £250 £350 £331
% change year-on-year -28.57% +5.66% -11.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cardiff median hourly rate - - -
South Wales median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Cardiff
Contract vacancies in Cardiff with a recognized job title 591 543 842
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.10% 98.37% 97.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 409 406 690
Cardiff median daily rate £363 £375 £342
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.33% +9.65% -2.29%
10th Percentile £163 £173 £207
90th Percentile £500 £525 £463
South Wales median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 27 21
Cardiff median hourly rate £15.00 £12.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -3.85% +1.96%
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.65 £9.75
90th Percentile £32.88 £36.55 £20.00
South Wales median hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year +12.90% +10.71% +3.70%

Cisco Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

Job postings that featured Cisco Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cardiff.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Engineer in Cardiff

Cisco Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Engineer in Cardiff

Cisco Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco Engineer in Cardiff

Cisco Engineer Skill Set
Top 19 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, Cisco Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cardiff region featuring Cisco Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (50.00%) CCNA
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (25.00%) F5
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (25.00%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (25.00%) Logistics
4 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) Wireless
4 1 (25.00%) CCNP
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) LAN
4 1 (25.00%) WAN
4 1 (25.00%) MPLS
4 1 (25.00%) OSPF

Cisco Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) MPLS
2 1 (25.00%) OSPF
2 1 (25.00%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Logistics
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) CCNA
3 1 (25.00%) CCNP
3 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) F5