The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for Cisco Nexus skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cisco Nexus over the 3 months to 24 April 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 Nexus
England / East Midlands
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 97 90 92
Rank change year-on-year -7 +2  
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 6 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.38% 0.12% 0.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.09% 1.22% 4.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 6
Median daily rate £306 £325 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.76% -23.52%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £385 £375
% change year-on-year -2.59% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.38 £43.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year -36.32% +100.00%  

Cisco Nexus is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next 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 and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 194 164 209
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 12.24% 10.08% 11.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 105 104
Median daily rate £300 £325 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.69% -15.03%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £185 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £384 £363 £340
% change year-on-year +5.86% +6.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 18
Median hourly rate £16.00 £13.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.51% +3.84%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.75 £11.00 £9.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £17.50 £26.88
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.95 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -31.57% +16.66%  

Cisco Nexus
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands citing Cisco Nexus as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Nexus in the East Midlands

Cisco Nexus
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 Nexus in the East Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Nexus in the East Midlands

Cisco Nexus
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 Nexus within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
Nottinghamshire - 4 £313 -
Northamptonshire - 2 £306 -
Cisco Nexus
England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Nexus 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 Nexus.

1 19 (100.00%) Cisco
2 18 (94.74%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (94.74%) Firewall
3 16 (84.21%) Juniper
4 13 (68.42%) CCNA
4 13 (68.42%) Wi-Fi
5 11 (57.89%) IP Telephony
5 11 (57.89%) JNCIA
5 11 (57.89%) Cisco IPT
5 11 (57.89%) Video Conferencing
5 11 (57.89%) Meraki
6 7 (36.84%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (26.32%) LAN
8 4 (21.05%) CheckPoint
8 4 (21.05%) CCNP
8 4 (21.05%) Wireless
9 3 (15.79%) ITIL
9 3 (15.79%) WAN
10 2 (10.53%) DHCP
10 2 (10.53%) VPN
10 2 (10.53%) SSL
10 2 (10.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 2 (10.53%) CCDP
10 2 (10.53%) Cisco Prime
10 2 (10.53%) Avaya
10 2 (10.53%) CCIE
10 2 (10.53%) VoIP
10 2 (10.53%) WLAN
10 2 (10.53%) Internet
10 2 (10.53%) SAN

Cisco Nexus
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:

Communications & Networking
1 18 (94.74%) Firewall
2 13 (68.42%) Wi-Fi
3 11 (57.89%) Cisco IPT
3 11 (57.89%) IP Telephony
4 7 (36.84%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (26.32%) LAN
6 4 (21.05%) Wireless
7 3 (15.79%) WAN
8 2 (10.53%) DHCP
8 2 (10.53%) EIGRP
8 2 (10.53%) Internet
8 2 (10.53%) IPsec
8 2 (10.53%) MPLS
8 2 (10.53%) NetScreen
8 2 (10.53%) OSPF
8 2 (10.53%) SAN
8 2 (10.53%) SSL
8 2 (10.53%) VoIP
8 2 (10.53%) VPN
8 2 (10.53%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (73.68%) Network Engineer
2 12 (63.16%) Cisco Engineer
3 11 (57.89%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 9 (47.37%) Cisco Voice Engineer
4 9 (47.37%) Voice Engineer
4 9 (47.37%) Voice Network Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Cisco IPT Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) IP Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) IP Network Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) IP Telephony Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Telephony Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Network Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Network Support
6 1 (5.26%) Network Support Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) NOC Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 11 (57.89%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.79%) ITIL
2 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.26%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (5.26%) Network Design
3 1 (5.26%) Project Management
3 1 (5.26%) SIEM
3 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 18 (94.74%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (68.42%) CCNA
3 11 (57.89%) JNCIA
4 4 (21.05%) CCNP
5 2 (10.53%) CCDP
5 2 (10.53%) CCIE
5 2 (10.53%) CCSE
5 2 (10.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (5.26%) Avaya Certification
6 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
6 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (5.26%) FortiGate
2 1 (5.26%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco
2 16 (84.21%) Juniper
3 11 (57.89%) Meraki
4 4 (21.05%) CheckPoint
5 2 (10.53%) Aruba
5 2 (10.53%) Avaya
5 2 (10.53%) Blue Coat
5 2 (10.53%) Extreme Networks
5 2 (10.53%) F5
5 2 (10.53%) Samsung
5 2 (10.53%) SolarWinds
6 1 (5.26%) Forcepoint
6 1 (5.26%) Intel Security
6 1 (5.26%) Palo Alto
6 1 (5.26%) Radware
6 1 (5.26%) Remedy
6 1 (5.26%) Symantec