Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 6 months to 23 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.

Cisco Nexus
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 92 110
Rank change year-on-year +5 +18 -16
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 4 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.30% 0.27% 0.048%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.14% 1.73% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 0
Cheshire median daily rate £361 £263 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.62% - -
North West median daily rate £400 £350 £400
% change year-on-year +14.29% -12.50% +29.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Cheshire median hourly rate - - £21.50
North West median hourly rate - - £21.50

Cisco Nexus is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 187 231 297
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 14.00% 15.87% 14.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 146 199
Cheshire median daily rate £375 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% - +16.84%
10th Percentile £225 £243 £229
90th Percentile £525 £675 £555
North West median daily rate £386 £406 £375
% change year-on-year -4.92% +8.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 35
Cheshire median hourly rate £13.00 £18.00 £17.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.78% +3.87% -8.79%
10th Percentile £12.11 £11.25 £12.41
90th Percentile £20.93 £52.75 £21.75
North West median hourly rate £16.25 £16.00 £16.92
% change year-on-year +1.56% -5.44% -12.10%

Cisco Nexus
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Nexus in Cheshire

Cisco Nexus
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Nexus in Cheshire

Cisco Nexus
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Nexus in Cheshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco Nexus in Cheshire

Cisco Nexus
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco Nexus in Cheshire

Cisco Nexus
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Nexus within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 23 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
Chester - 4 £361 -
Cisco Nexus
North West

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Cisco Nexus.

1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) OSPF
1 4 (100.00%) BGP
2 3 (75.00%) EIGRP
2 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (75.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Fortinet
4 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (25.00%) Network Security
4 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (25.00%) Multicast
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) Change Management
4 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (25.00%) SLA
4 1 (25.00%) DHCP

Cisco Nexus
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 4 (100.00%) BGP
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) OSPF
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) EIGRP
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
4 1 (25.00%) DHCP
4 1 (25.00%) Multicast
4 1 (25.00%) Network Security
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Network Support
3 1 (25.00%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (25.00%) Fortinet