Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for Cisco ASA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cisco ASA over the 6 months to 18 November 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.

Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 141 129 116
Rank change year-on-year -12 -13 +12
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 8 26 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.25% 0.79% 0.96%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.77% 6.42% 8.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 20 22
East Midlands median daily rate £363 £325 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.54% -8.77% +6.34%
10th Percentile £289 £229 £213
90th Percentile £538 £391 £400
England median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 4
East Midlands median hourly rate - £20.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -11.11% -
England median hourly rate £19.82 £45.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -55.97% +100.00% -6.25%

Cisco ASA is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 451 405 363
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 14.21% 12.25% 11.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 288 260 193
East Midlands median daily rate £328 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.67% +7.14% -4.11%
10th Percentile £152 £142 £170
90th Percentile £500 £538 £480
England median daily rate £403 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +0.63% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 29 36
East Midlands median hourly rate £13.93 £17.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.40% +16.67% -13.29%
10th Percentile £9.75 £8.69 £10.50
90th Percentile £41.45 £39.00 £38.38
England median hourly rate £18.70 £22.84 £20.50
% change year-on-year -18.11% +11.39% +2.50%

Cisco ASA
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Cisco ASA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco ASA in the East Midlands

Cisco ASA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco ASA in the East Midlands

Cisco ASA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco ASA in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco ASA in the East Midlands

Cisco ASA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco ASA in the East Midlands

Cisco ASA
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco ASA within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
Nottinghamshire +2 5 £320 +13.78%
Derbyshire -16 2 £300 +7.24%
Northamptonshire 0 1 £525 +58.49%
Cisco ASA
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco ASA 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Cisco ASA.

1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (62.50%) CCNA
3 5 (62.50%) Blue Coat
4 4 (50.00%) Palo Alto
4 4 (50.00%) CCNP
4 4 (50.00%) VPN
4 4 (50.00%) CheckPoint
5 3 (37.50%) WAP
5 3 (37.50%) Windows
5 3 (37.50%) LAN
5 3 (37.50%) Reverse Proxy
5 3 (37.50%) Network Management
5 3 (37.50%) F5
5 3 (37.50%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
6 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
6 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
6 2 (25.00%) Juniper
6 2 (25.00%) SMS
6 2 (25.00%) SLA
7 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
7 1 (12.50%) WAN
7 1 (12.50%) Linux
7 1 (12.50%) MPLS
7 1 (12.50%) Remedy
7 1 (12.50%) BGP
7 1 (12.50%) ICMP

Cisco ASA
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (50.00%) VPN
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (37.50%) LAN
3 3 (37.50%) Reverse Proxy
4 2 (25.00%) SMS
5 1 (12.50%) BGP
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (12.50%) ICMP
5 1 (12.50%) MPLS
5 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
5 1 (12.50%) WAN
5 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (12.50%) Wireless
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Network Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Network Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) NOC Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Network Management
2 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
2 1 (12.50%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (12.50%) Information Security
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
2 1 (12.50%) ITSM
2 1 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (12.50%) Network Design
2 1 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (12.50%) Network Virtualisation
2 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) Service Management
2 1 (12.50%) Virtual Environments
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (62.50%) CCNA
3 4 (50.00%) CCNP
4 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) FortiGate
1 1 (12.50%) OVSD
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (62.50%) Blue Coat
3 4 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 4 (50.00%) Palo Alto
4 3 (37.50%) F5
5 2 (25.00%) Juniper
6 1 (12.50%) Barracuda Networks
6 1 (12.50%) Computacenter
6 1 (12.50%) Forcepoint
6 1 (12.50%) HP
6 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
6 1 (12.50%) Remedy