Period
to 22 October 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 22 October 2018 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
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 90 86 102
Rank change year-on-year -4 +16 +4
Contract jobs citing Meraki 2 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.15% 0.39% 0.064%
As % of the Vendors category 0.36% 0.90% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Cheshire median daily rate - £319 -
North West median daily rate £425 £313 -
% change year-on-year +36.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

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 Cheshire.

All Vendors
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 561 557 699
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 42.53% 43.28% 44.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 352 381 467
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £410 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.44% -0.61% +3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £235 £271
90th Percentile £538 £625 £550
North West median daily rate £400 £420 £400
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 47 18
Cheshire median hourly rate £17.50 £13.00 £14.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.62% -11.44% -6.91%
10th Percentile £13.45 £11.25 £11.03
90th Percentile £42.50 £35.00 £21.00
North West median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £19.18
% change year-on-year +9.38% -16.56% +12.79%

Meraki
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Meraki in Cheshire

Meraki
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Meraki in Cheshire

Meraki
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 Meraki within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 22 October 2018. 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
Warrington -1 2 - - 1
Meraki
North West

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Meraki.

1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) IPTV
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) iPhone
2 1 (50.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ISE
2 1 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Skype
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (50.00%) Samsung
2 1 (50.00%) VSAN
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP

Meraki
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco ISE
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) Skype
1 1 (50.00%) VLAN
1 1 (50.00%) VSAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Deployment Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Implementation Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) IT Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared Deployment Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) iPhone
1 1 (50.00%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) Samsung
2 1 (50.00%) VMware