Period
to 25 September 2018

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 25 September 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 Systems, Inc.

Cisco
North West > Cumbria
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 8 19
Rank change year-on-year -15 +11 +7
Contract jobs citing Cisco 5 13 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cumbria 3.36% 12.75% 2.22%
As % of the Vendors category 6.33% 19.70% 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 1
Cumbria median daily rate £375 £380 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.32% +52.00% -25.93%
10th Percentile £353 £213 £225
90th Percentile £388 £475 £275
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £363
% change year-on-year - +10.34% +7.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Cumbria median hourly rate - £16.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -28.89% +50.00%
North West median hourly rate £29.00 £14.75 £17.74
% change year-on-year +96.61% -16.85% -21.16%

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 79 66 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cumbria 53.02% 64.71% 55.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 23 13
Cumbria median daily rate £375 £400 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% -17.95% +39.29%
10th Percentile £282 £223 £351
90th Percentile £620 £495 £506
North West median daily rate £400 £413 £400
% change year-on-year -3.03% +3.13% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 6 13
Cumbria median hourly rate £38.75 £47.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.42% +58.33% -29.41%
10th Percentile £10.75 £15.50 £13.65
90th Percentile £53.43 £56.25 £46.75
North West median hourly rate £17.50 £15.33 £18.38
% change year-on-year +14.19% -16.60% +10.28%

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 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

Cisco
Contract Job Locations in Cumbria

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the Cumbria region over the 6 months to 25 September 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
Barrow-in-Furness - 2 £350 - 1
Whitehaven - 2 £375 -
Cisco
North West

For the 6 months to 25 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco 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 Cumbria region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (100.00%) CCNP
2 4 (80.00%) Wireless
3 3 (60.00%) Firewall
3 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (40.00%) MPLS
4 2 (40.00%) OSPF
4 2 (40.00%) BGP
4 2 (40.00%) ADSL
4 2 (40.00%) LAN
4 2 (40.00%) WAN
4 2 (40.00%) Ethernet
4 2 (40.00%) SNMP
4 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (40.00%) SHDSL
4 2 (40.00%) SolarWinds
4 2 (40.00%) SolarWinds Orion
4 2 (40.00%) Palo Alto
5 1 (20.00%) CCNA

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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Wireless
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) ADSL
3 2 (40.00%) BGP
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (40.00%) Ethernet
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) MPLS
3 2 (40.00%) OSPF
3 2 (40.00%) SHDSL
3 2 (40.00%) SNMP
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) CCNP
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) CCNA
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Palo Alto
1 2 (40.00%) SolarWinds