Period
to 16 December 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cumbria with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cisco over the 6 months to 16 December 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Cisco Systems, Inc.

Cisco
North West > Cumbria
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 15 32
Rank change year-on-year -1 +17 -17
Contract jobs citing Cisco 6 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cumbria 5.22% 5.19% 3.04%
As % of the Vendors category 8.70% 8.89% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 5
Cumbria median daily rate £410 - £325
10th Percentile £344 - £300
90th Percentile £475 - £443
North West median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Cumbria median hourly rate - £16.00 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -62.79% +152.87%
North West median hourly rate £40.00 £19.63 £22.00
% change year-on-year +103.82% -10.80% +2.33%

Cisco 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 Cumbria.

All Vendors
Cumbria
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 69 45 192
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cumbria 60.00% 58.44% 73.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 14 99
Cumbria median daily rate £400 £469 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.67% +32.04% -27.18%
10th Percentile £281 £305 £275
90th Percentile £475 £714 £571
North West median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 19
Cumbria median hourly rate £46.21 £21.50 £47.71
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +114.93% -54.94% +37.29%
10th Percentile £15.14 £15.50 £15.47
90th Percentile £55.00 £37.30 £57.75
North West median hourly rate £16.19 £19.64 £17.00
% change year-on-year -17.58% +15.54% +6.25%

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in Cumbria

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco in Cumbria

Cisco
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cumbria

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco in Cumbria

Cisco
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cumbria

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco in Cumbria over the 6 months to 16 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco in Cumbria

Cisco
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cumbria

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco in Cumbria

For the 6 months to 16 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco 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 Cumbria region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 6 (100.00%) CCNA
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) CCNP
2 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 3 (50.00%) Network Security
3 3 (50.00%) Juniper
3 3 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (50.00%) MPLS
3 3 (50.00%) ADSL
3 3 (50.00%) ISDN
3 3 (50.00%) LAN
3 3 (50.00%) WAN
4 2 (33.33%) DHCP
4 2 (33.33%) DNS
4 2 (33.33%) CCIE
4 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 2 (33.33%) SAN
4 2 (33.33%) Replication
4 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) Change Management
4 2 (33.33%) Data Protection
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
4 2 (33.33%) JNCIA
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008

Cisco
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cumbria 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 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) ADSL
2 3 (50.00%) ISDN
2 3 (50.00%) LAN
2 3 (50.00%) MPLS
2 3 (50.00%) Network Security
2 3 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
3 2 (33.33%) DHCP
3 2 (33.33%) DNS
3 2 (33.33%) Junos
3 2 (33.33%) NAS
3 2 (33.33%) SAN
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Senior Cisco Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Firewall Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Replication
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Change Management
1 2 (33.33%) Data Protection
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) CCNA
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) CCNP
2 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) CCIE
3 2 (33.33%) JNCIA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 2 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (50.00%) Juniper
2 2 (33.33%) VMware