The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Dorset 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 26 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
South West / Dorset
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 17 17
Rank change year-on-year +6 0  
Contract jobs citing Cisco 15 17 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 11.28% 6.72% 4.21%
As % of the Vendors category 20.55% 15.18% 9.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 12 3
Median daily rate £450 £375 £165
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% +127.27%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £340
% change year-on-year +3.33% +10.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Median hourly rate £39.50 £25.50 £49.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +54.90% -48.16%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.69 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +6.76% +25.00%  

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 Dorset.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Dorset
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 73 112 82
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 54.89% 44.27% 43.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 75 40
Median daily rate £400 £393 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.91% +21.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £148 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £488 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 8
Median hourly rate £39.50 £25.50 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +54.90% +39.72%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.00 £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £30.00 £40.02
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.07
% change year-on-year -14.63% +13.44%  

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dorset 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 Dorset

Cisco
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco in Dorset

Cisco
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco in Dorset over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco in Dorset

Cisco
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco in Dorset

Cisco
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 26 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
Bournemouth -1 3 £400 - 3
Wimborne - 3 - - 1
Weymouth - 1 - -
Cisco
South West

For the 6 months to 26 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 8 (53.33%) Firewall
2 7 (46.67%) LAN
3 6 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (33.33%) Palo Alto
4 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 5 (33.33%) Linux
5 4 (26.67%) Unix
5 4 (26.67%) SQL
5 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
5 4 (26.67%) Sun
5 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
5 4 (26.67%) VPN
5 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
5 4 (26.67%) Juniper
5 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (26.67%) BGP
5 4 (26.67%) Wireless
5 4 (26.67%) Back Office
5 4 (26.67%) Data Centre
5 4 (26.67%) VAX
5 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
5 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
5 4 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (20.00%) Network Security
6 3 (20.00%) ISSAP
6 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (20.00%) Aerospace
6 3 (20.00%) GIAC
6 3 (20.00%) OSPF
6 3 (20.00%) SCCP

Cisco
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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 (26.67%) MS Exchange
2 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) Firewall
2 7 (46.67%) LAN
3 6 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (26.67%) BGP
4 4 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (26.67%) VPN
4 4 (26.67%) Wireless
5 3 (20.00%) Network Security
5 3 (20.00%) OSPF
5 3 (20.00%) SCCP
5 3 (20.00%) WAN
6 2 (13.33%) DNS
6 2 (13.33%) MPLS
6 2 (13.33%) SAN
7 1 (6.67%) EIGRP
7 1 (6.67%) Internet
7 1 (6.67%) SSL
7 1 (6.67%) TACACS
7 1 (6.67%) VoIP
7 1 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (26.67%) Back Office
2 3 (20.00%) Aerospace
3 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (6.67%) Finance
4 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
4 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Network Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Exchange Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) IT Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Network Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Security Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (6.67%) Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Security Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Service Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Data Centre
1 4 (26.67%) VAX
2 1 (6.67%) Clustering
2 1 (6.67%) EMC VNX
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Linux
2 4 (26.67%) Unix
3 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (13.33%) Network Management
1 2 (13.33%) Security Operations
1 2 (13.33%) SIEM
2 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
2 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
2 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
2 1 (6.67%) High Availability
2 1 (6.67%) ITIL
2 1 (6.67%) Microservices
2 1 (6.67%) Network Architecture
2 1 (6.67%) Security Architecture
2 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (6.67%) Software Architecture
2 1 (6.67%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
1 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (20.00%) CISSP
2 3 (20.00%) GIAC
2 3 (20.00%) ISSAP
2 3 (20.00%) MCSE
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.67%) CCNA
3 1 (6.67%) CCNP
3 1 (6.67%) Degree
3 1 (6.67%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) RMADS
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (6.67%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (6.67%) FortiGate
1 1 (6.67%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (6.67%) Netcool
1 1 (6.67%) vRealize
1 1 (6.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 5 (33.33%) Palo Alto
2 4 (26.67%) Juniper
2 4 (26.67%) Sun
3 2 (13.33%) McAfee
4 1 (6.67%) Aruba
4 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
4 1 (6.67%) EMC
4 1 (6.67%) F5
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle
4 1 (6.67%) VMware
Wimborne, Dorset
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