The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 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 3 months to 29 March 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
East Midlands / Derbyshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 25 33
Rank change year-on-year -4 +8  
Contract jobs citing Cisco 14 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 5.22% 4.38% 1.67%
As % of the Vendors category 7.00% 8.66% 3.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 1
Median daily rate £315 £320 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.56% +12.28%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £360 £350
% change year-on-year +0.69% +2.85%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.23% -10.00%  

Cisco is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Derbyshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 200 127 122
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 74.63% 50.60% 50.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 74 57
Median daily rate £375 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.35% +5.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £157 £263 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £424 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 9
Median hourly rate £13.78 £13.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.96% -31.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.56 £9.78 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.15 £21.50 £23.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -14.47% +11.76%  

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in Derbyshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Derbyshire citing Cisco as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco in Derbyshire

Cisco
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco in Derbyshire

Cisco
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco in Derbyshire over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco in Derbyshire

Cisco
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco in Derbyshire

Cisco
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby -3 10 £330 +1.53% 3
Chesterfield +7 4 £300 +9.09%
Cisco
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 12 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 10 (45.45%) DNS
3 9 (40.91%) Windows
4 8 (36.36%) DHCP
4 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 8 (36.36%) Firewall
4 8 (36.36%) Windows Server
5 7 (31.82%) VMware
6 6 (27.27%) LAN
6 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (27.27%) SC Cleared
6 6 (27.27%) Security Cleared
7 5 (22.73%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 5 (22.73%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (22.73%) MS Exchange
7 5 (22.73%) ADSI
7 5 (22.73%) Kerberos
7 5 (22.73%) LDAP
7 5 (22.73%) VB.NET
7 5 (22.73%) .NET
7 5 (22.73%) Intel
7 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (22.73%) Symantec
7 5 (22.73%) MPLS
7 5 (22.73%) Intel Security
7 5 (22.73%) Norton AntiVirus
7 5 (22.73%) PKI
7 5 (22.73%) Clustering
7 5 (22.73%) Manufacturing

Cisco
Co-occurring IT Skills in Derbyshire 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 5 (22.73%) MS Exchange
2 2 (9.09%) IIS
2 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 2 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Office 365
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (45.45%) DNS
2 8 (36.36%) DHCP
2 8 (36.36%) Firewall
3 6 (27.27%) LAN
4 5 (22.73%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (22.73%) Kerberos
4 5 (22.73%) LDAP
4 5 (22.73%) MPLS
5 4 (18.18%) Cisco PIX
5 4 (18.18%) VLAN
5 4 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (13.64%) Cisco ISE
6 3 (13.64%) Cisco Wireless
6 3 (13.64%) WAN
6 3 (13.64%) Wireless
6 3 (13.64%) WLAN
7 2 (9.09%) SNMP
8 1 (4.55%) Network Security
8 1 (4.55%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (4.55%) VPN
General
1 5 (22.73%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Network Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) Cisco Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Analyst
3 5 (22.73%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) IronPort Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Active Directory Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Azure Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) IT Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) IT Support
5 1 (4.55%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Network Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Network Support
5 1 (4.55%) Network Support Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Security Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) .NET
1 5 (22.73%) ADSI
2 1 (4.55%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Clustering
1 5 (22.73%) PKI
2 4 (18.18%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.55%) Handset
3 1 (4.55%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 9 (40.91%) Windows
2 8 (36.36%) Windows Server
3 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.55%) CentOS
5 1 (4.55%) Linux
5 1 (4.55%) Unix
5 1 (4.55%) Windows 10
5 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.55%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (13.64%) Application Packaging
2 2 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (4.55%) Business Analysis
3 1 (4.55%) Change Control
3 1 (4.55%) ITIL
3 1 (4.55%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.55%) Migration
3 1 (4.55%) Network Design
3 1 (4.55%) Physics
3 1 (4.55%) Project Management
3 1 (4.55%) Project Planning
3 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (4.55%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (4.55%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) VB.NET
2 3 (13.64%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) SC Cleared
1 6 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 3 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (9.09%) CCNA
3 2 (9.09%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) PMO
System Software
1 12 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (9.09%) Terminal Services
4 1 (4.55%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (4.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 5 (22.73%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (4.55%) MIIS
2 1 (4.55%) SCCM
2 1 (4.55%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 7 (31.82%) VMware
3 5 (22.73%) Intel
3 5 (22.73%) Intel Security
3 5 (22.73%) Symantec
4 4 (18.18%) Citrix
4 4 (18.18%) IronPort
4 4 (18.18%) NetApp
5 3 (13.64%) Dell
5 3 (13.64%) LANDesk
6 2 (9.09%) CheckPoint
7 1 (4.55%) Avaya
7 1 (4.55%) BT
7 1 (4.55%) HP
7 1 (4.55%) Juniper
7 1 (4.55%) Rackspace
7 1 (4.55%) Red Hat