Period
to 20 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in County Antrim with a requirement for Cisco Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 20 July 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 Certification
Northern Ireland > County Antrim
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 7 25
Rank change year-on-year -58 +18 +3
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 10 27 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 1.83% 12.22% 5.38%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.95% 48.21% 27.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 15 4
County Antrim median daily rate £326 £315 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.49% -8.03% +95.71%
10th Percentile £306 £167 £147
90th Percentile £450 £420 £496
Northern Ireland median daily rate £326 £315 £343
% change year-on-year +3.49% -8.03% +95.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
County Antrim median hourly rate - £30.00 -
Northern Ireland median hourly rate - £30.00 -

Cisco Certification is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in County Antrim.

Academic & Professional Certification
County Antrim
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 59 56 36
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in County Antrim 10.81% 25.34% 19.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 27 19
County Antrim median daily rate £378 £315 £215
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.84% +46.51% -15.69%
10th Percentile £120 £230 £142
90th Percentile £552 £488 £565
Northern Ireland median daily rate £390 £315 £215
% change year-on-year +23.81% +46.51% -30.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 2
County Antrim median hourly rate £21.61 £17.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.12% +13.33% -
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £21.61 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +27.12% -2.86% -

Cisco Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in County Antrim

Job postings citing Cisco Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in County Antrim.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Certification in County Antrim

Cisco Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Certification in County Antrim

Cisco Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in County Antrim

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Certification in County Antrim over the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco Certification in County Antrim

Cisco Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco Certification in County Antrim

Cisco Certification
Contract Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Certification within the County Antrim region over the 6 months to 20 July 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
Belfast -59 10 £326 +3.49%
Cisco Certification
Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 20 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Certification 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 County Antrim region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (90.00%) CCNP
3 8 (80.00%) Network Design
4 5 (50.00%) Data Centre
4 5 (50.00%) Project Management
5 4 (40.00%) Finance
6 3 (30.00%) Arista
6 3 (30.00%) Avaya
6 3 (30.00%) Juniper
7 2 (20.00%) Internet
7 2 (20.00%) OSPF
7 2 (20.00%) BGP
7 2 (20.00%) EIGRP
7 2 (20.00%) HP
7 2 (20.00%) CCIE
7 2 (20.00%) DHCP
7 2 (20.00%) CCTV
7 2 (20.00%) VLAN
7 2 (20.00%) Firewall
7 2 (20.00%) Wireless
7 2 (20.00%) Mitel
7 2 (20.00%) Banking
8 1 (10.00%) Retail
8 1 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 1 (10.00%) Retail Banking
8 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared
8 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
8 1 (10.00%) Network Management
8 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
8 1 (10.00%) ITIL

Cisco Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in County Antrim 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:

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) BGP
1 2 (20.00%) DHCP
1 2 (20.00%) EIGRP
1 2 (20.00%) Firewall
1 2 (20.00%) Internet
1 2 (20.00%) OSPF
1 2 (20.00%) VLAN
1 2 (20.00%) Wireless
2 1 (10.00%) LAN
2 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (10.00%) WAN
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Retail
3 1 (10.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Design Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Network Design Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Designer
4 1 (10.00%) Network Designer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (20.00%) CCTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Network Design
2 5 (50.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) CCNP
2 2 (20.00%) CCIE
3 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (30.00%) Arista
2 3 (30.00%) Avaya
2 3 (30.00%) Juniper
3 2 (20.00%) HP
3 2 (20.00%) Mitel