The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Docklands, London 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
London / Docklands, London
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 11 21
Rank change year-on-year -4 +10  
Contract jobs citing Cisco 2 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Docklands, London 3.39% 7.02% 4.17%
As % of the Vendors category 7.69% 13.79% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 3
Median daily rate £560 £525 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -19.23%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £360 £350
% change year-on-year +0.69% +2.85%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £11.00
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 Docklands, London.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Docklands, London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 26 29 34
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Docklands, London 44.07% 50.88% 35.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 18 24
Median daily rate £560 £525 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +16.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £389 £460 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £635 £634 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £45.00 £32.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +37.94%  
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 Docklands, London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Docklands, London 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 Docklands, London

Cisco
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco in Docklands, London

Cisco
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco in Docklands, London

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 Docklands, London region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Solaris
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) Middleware
2 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (50.00%) NAS
2 2 (50.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) SRDF
3 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Puppet
3 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (25.00%) FCoE
3 1 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (25.00%) Splunk
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (25.00%) HBase
3 1 (25.00%) Office 365
3 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef

Cisco
Co-occurring IT Skills in Docklands, London 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 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (25.00%) Apache
2 1 (25.00%) DataSynapse
2 1 (25.00%) IIS
2 1 (25.00%) JBoss
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (25.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) NAS
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) BIG-IP
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (25.00%) FCoE
2 1 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) HTTP
2 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (25.00%) Multicast
2 1 (25.00%) NX-OS
2 1 (25.00%) Skype
2 1 (25.00%) Telepresence
2 1 (25.00%) VoIP
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (25.00%) HBase
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Exadata
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Lead Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (25.00%) Rendezvous
2 1 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) Public Cloud
1 1 (25.00%) Smartphone
1 1 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Solaris
2 2 (50.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Benchmarking
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) Perl
1 1 (25.00%) Python
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) GPFS
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) KVM
2 1 (25.00%) LXC
2 1 (25.00%) NFS
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (25.00%) SRDF
2 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (25.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) BladeLogic
1 1 (25.00%) Control-M
1 1 (25.00%) MIMEsweeper
1 1 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Identity Management
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
1 1 (25.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Apple
2 1 (25.00%) Axway
2 1 (25.00%) BEA
2 1 (25.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) EMC
2 1 (25.00%) Google
2 1 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) Intel
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) NetApp
2 1 (25.00%) Nokia
2 1 (25.00%) Polycom
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) SevOne
2 1 (25.00%) Splunk
2 1 (25.00%) Sybase