Period
to 19 October 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Devon 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 19 October 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
South West > Devon
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 40 48 31
Rank change year-on-year +8 -17 +14
Contract jobs citing Cisco 12 8 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 2.58% 1.43% 5.22%
As % of the Vendors category 7.74% 6.40% 15.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 12
Devon median daily rate £234 £350 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -33.21% +1.45% +15.00%
10th Percentile £189 £310 £142
90th Percentile £394 £430 £398
South West median daily rate £356 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +1.79% - +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Devon median hourly rate - - £25.00
South West median hourly rate £47.00 £39.50 £25.50
% change year-on-year +18.99% +54.90% -47.42%

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 Devon.

All Vendors
Devon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 155 125 159
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 33.26% 22.32% 33.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 63 80
Devon median daily rate £360 £370 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.70% +13.85% -7.14%
10th Percentile £171 £213 £162
90th Percentile £513 £500 £476
South West median daily rate £425 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +9.68% +3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 16 28
Devon median hourly rate £13.00 £35.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -62.86% +40.00% +29.87%
10th Percentile £9.81 £16.75 £10.01
90th Percentile £27.93 £47.75 £51.53
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £32.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% +45.45% +4.76%

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco in Devon

Cisco
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco in Devon

Cisco
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco in Devon over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco in Devon

Cisco
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco in Devon

Cisco
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the Devon region over the 6 months to 19 October 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
Exeter -4 7 £375 +15.38% 4
Plymouth +13 1 - - 1
Cisco
South West

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 Devon region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 8 (66.67%) ITIL
2 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
3 6 (50.00%) Windows
3 6 (50.00%) VMware
3 6 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 5 (41.67%) vSphere
4 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (41.67%) Linux
4 5 (41.67%) HP
4 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
4 5 (41.67%) CCNA
5 4 (33.33%) Red Hat
5 4 (33.33%) Nagios
5 4 (33.33%) Service Management
5 4 (33.33%) Security Management
5 4 (33.33%) VPN
5 4 (33.33%) DNS
5 4 (33.33%) SSL
5 4 (33.33%) Apache
5 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 4 (33.33%) IIS
5 4 (33.33%) nginx
5 4 (33.33%) SolarWinds
5 4 (33.33%) Trend Analysis
5 4 (33.33%) Fortinet
5 4 (33.33%) Load Balancing
5 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 4 (33.33%) IPsec
5 4 (33.33%) Data Centre

Cisco
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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 4 (33.33%) Apache
1 4 (33.33%) IIS
1 4 (33.33%) nginx
2 1 (8.33%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) DNS
1 4 (33.33%) IPsec
1 4 (33.33%) SSL
1 4 (33.33%) VPN
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (8.33%) Firewall
3 1 (8.33%) LAN
3 1 (8.33%) NAS
3 1 (8.33%) SAN
3 1 (8.33%) VLAN
3 1 (8.33%) VoIP
3 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (8.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Field Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Network Field Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Field Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Driving Licence
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
1 6 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (41.67%) Linux
3 4 (33.33%) SUSE
4 1 (8.33%) CentOS
4 1 (8.33%) Ubuntu
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) ITIL
2 4 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 4 (33.33%) Security Management
2 4 (33.33%) Service Management
2 4 (33.33%) Trend Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) Analytics
3 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (8.33%) Change Control
3 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (8.33%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 1 (8.33%) Proactive Management
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (8.33%) Service Design
3 1 (8.33%) Signal Processing
3 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (8.33%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) CCNA
1 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (8.33%) CCNP
3 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) JSP 440
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (41.67%) vSphere
3 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 4 (33.33%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (8.33%) Firmware
4 1 (8.33%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) Nagios
2 1 (8.33%) SCCM
2 1 (8.33%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) VMware
2 5 (41.67%) HP
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (33.33%) Fortinet
3 4 (33.33%) jetNEXUS
3 4 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 4 (33.33%) SolarWinds
4 1 (8.33%) Capita
4 1 (8.33%) Juniper
4 1 (8.33%) McAfee
4 1 (8.33%) Palo Alto
4 1 (8.33%) Sophos