The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Cisco Prime skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cisco Prime over the 3 months to 27 June 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 Prime (formerly Cisco Works)
London / City of London
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 156 161 198
Rank change year-on-year +5 +37  
Contract jobs citing Cisco Prime 8 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.24% 0.059% 0.052%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.29% 0.48% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 3
Median daily rate £427 £275 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +55.27% -18.51%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £355 £306
% change year-on-year -4.92% +15.91%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £24.86 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £52.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year - +75.00%  

Cisco Prime is in the systems management skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 349 416 441
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 10.56% 12.28% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 286 342 337
Median daily rate £525 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.52% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +12.50% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 7
Median hourly rate £24.36 £19.00 £28.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.21% -32.86%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.80 £19.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.86 £22.00 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £33.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year -46.96% +60.97%  

Cisco Prime
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing Cisco Prime as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Prime in the City of London

Cisco Prime
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Cisco Prime in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Prime in the City of London

Cisco Prime
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Prime in the City of London over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco Prime in the City of London

Cisco Prime
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco Prime in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Prime 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 City of London region with a requirement for Cisco Prime.

1 8 (100.00%) VoIP
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
1 8 (100.00%) VLAN
2 7 (87.50%) SolarWinds
2 7 (87.50%) TACACS
2 7 (87.50%) Q.931
2 7 (87.50%) DPNSS
2 7 (87.50%) PPP
2 7 (87.50%) SNMP
2 7 (87.50%) TCP/IP
2 7 (87.50%) ISDN
2 7 (87.50%) Network Management
2 7 (87.50%) HSRP
2 7 (87.50%) 802.1X
3 5 (62.50%) NetScaler
3 5 (62.50%) Citrix
4 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (50.00%) CCNP
4 4 (50.00%) Windows
5 3 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (37.50%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (12.50%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (12.50%) Arista
6 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (12.50%) Low Latency
6 1 (12.50%) Multicast
6 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (12.50%) Finance

Cisco Prime
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 8 (100.00%) Firewall
1 8 (100.00%) VLAN
1 8 (100.00%) VoIP
2 7 (87.50%) DPNSS
2 7 (87.50%) HSRP
2 7 (87.50%) ISDN
2 7 (87.50%) PPP
2 7 (87.50%) Q.931
2 7 (87.50%) SNMP
2 7 (87.50%) TACACS
2 7 (87.50%) TCP/IP
3 5 (62.50%) NetScaler
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (12.50%) BGP
5 1 (12.50%) DMZ
5 1 (12.50%) EIGRP
5 1 (12.50%) Network Security
5 1 (12.50%) OSPF
5 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Security Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) ICT Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Security Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) 802.1X
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Network Management
2 1 (12.50%) Algorithmic Trading
2 1 (12.50%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
1 1 (12.50%) Perl
1 1 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) CCNP
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Cacti
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (87.50%) SolarWinds
3 5 (62.50%) Citrix
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) Arista
5 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
5 1 (12.50%) Fortinet
5 1 (12.50%) NetScout