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 28 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.

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
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 19 15
Rank change year-on-year -13 -4  
Contract jobs citing Cisco 10 12 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 3.53% 5.83% 8.97%
As % of the Vendors category 5.52% 13.33% 14.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 17
Median daily rate £288 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.85% +7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £219 £263 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £525 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £340
% change year-on-year +3.33% +10.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.20 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.38 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +9.52% +38.88%  

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 181 90 137
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 63.96% 43.69% 61.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 74 169
Median daily rate £400 £395 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.26% -1.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £238 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £548 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year +6.66% +4.16%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 8
Median hourly rate £14.20 £10.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.00% -75.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £8.81 £28.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £13.75 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £18.07
% change year-on-year -16.66% +16.21%  

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in Derbyshire

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

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 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 28 June 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 -15 8 £275 -35.29% 1
Chesterfield -6 2 £288 +4.54%
Cisco
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 14 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 12 (50.00%) Windows
3 11 (45.83%) DHCP
4 10 (41.67%) DNS
4 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
5 8 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 8 (33.33%) Windows Server
6 7 (29.17%) SC Cleared
6 7 (29.17%) VMware
6 7 (29.17%) Clustering
6 7 (29.17%) Wi-Fi
7 6 (25.00%) Wireless
7 6 (25.00%) Firewall
7 6 (25.00%) McAfee
7 6 (25.00%) Dell
7 6 (25.00%) LAN
7 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (20.83%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 5 (20.83%) PKI
8 5 (20.83%) LDAP
8 5 (20.83%) MS Exchange
8 5 (20.83%) VB.NET
8 5 (20.83%) .NET
8 5 (20.83%) Intel
8 5 (20.83%) Citrix
8 5 (20.83%) Kerberos
8 5 (20.83%) Norton AntiVirus
8 5 (20.83%) ADSI
8 5 (20.83%) NetApp

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 (20.83%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (45.83%) DHCP
2 10 (41.67%) DNS
3 7 (29.17%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (25.00%) Firewall
4 6 (25.00%) LAN
4 6 (25.00%) Wireless
5 5 (20.83%) Kerberos
5 5 (20.83%) LDAP
6 4 (16.67%) Cisco ISE
6 4 (16.67%) MPLS
6 4 (16.67%) SAN
7 3 (12.50%) 3G
7 3 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (12.50%) Cisco PIX
7 3 (12.50%) Cisco Wireless
7 3 (12.50%) VLAN
7 3 (12.50%) WAN
7 3 (12.50%) WLAN
8 2 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (8.33%) SNMP
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (20.83%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (29.17%) Network Engineer
3 6 (25.00%) Analyst
4 5 (20.83%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Computer Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Desktop Support
5 2 (8.33%) Hardware Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Citrix Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Network Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Network Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Network Support
6 1 (4.17%) Network Support Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Security Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Server Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) .NET
1 5 (20.83%) ADSI
2 2 (8.33%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Clustering
2 5 (20.83%) PKI
3 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.17%) Driving Licence
4 1 (4.17%) Handset
4 1 (4.17%) Replication
4 1 (4.17%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 12 (50.00%) Windows
2 8 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (16.67%) Windows 7
6 3 (12.50%) Windows XP
7 1 (4.17%) Unix
7 1 (4.17%) Windows 10
7 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (12.50%) Application Packaging
1 3 (12.50%) Break/Fix
2 2 (8.33%) ITIL
2 2 (8.33%) Network Management
3 1 (4.17%) Asset Management
3 1 (4.17%) Business Analysis
3 1 (4.17%) Capacity Management
3 1 (4.17%) Change Control
3 1 (4.17%) Change Management
3 1 (4.17%) Network Design
3 1 (4.17%) Project Management
3 1 (4.17%) Project Planning
3 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (4.17%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (4.17%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.83%) VB.NET
2 3 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 7 (29.17%) SC Cleared
3 3 (12.50%) MCSE
3 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (4.17%) CCNA
5 1 (4.17%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) PMO
System Software
1 14 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.17%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (4.17%) vSphere
3 1 (4.17%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 5 (20.83%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (16.67%) SCCM
3 2 (8.33%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (4.17%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (4.17%) MIIS
4 1 (4.17%) SCOM
4 1 (4.17%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (29.17%) VMware
3 6 (25.00%) Dell
3 6 (25.00%) McAfee
4 5 (20.83%) Citrix
4 5 (20.83%) Intel
4 5 (20.83%) NetApp
4 5 (20.83%) Symantec
5 3 (12.50%) LANDesk
5 3 (12.50%) Xerox
6 2 (8.33%) Juniper
7 1 (4.17%) Aruba
7 1 (4.17%) BT
7 1 (4.17%) CheckPoint
7 1 (4.17%) F5
7 1 (4.17%) Rackspace
7 1 (4.17%) Riverbed
7 1 (4.17%) Sophos
7 1 (4.17%) Splunk
7 1 (4.17%) Veeam