Period
to 19 October 2017

The median contractor rate for a Cisco Network Engineer was £200 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 19 October 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Network Engineer
England > East of England
6 months to
19 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 195 165 186
Rank change year-on-year -30 +21 +20
Contract jobs requiring a Cisco Network Engineer 15 26 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.30% 0.53% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.56% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 12
East of England median daily rate £200 £293 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -31.62% -22.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £138 £243 £301
90th Percentile £295 £395 £433
England median daily rate £378 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +0.67% +3.45% +11.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
East of England median hourly rate - £39.85 -
England median hourly rate £32.00 £42.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -24.71% +88.89% -10.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
East of England
Contract vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 4772 4672 5701
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.01% 95.70% 95.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2756 2672 3326
East of England median daily rate £415 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.10% +3.33% -
10th Percentile £213 £200 £206
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 366 380 508
East of England median hourly rate £18.00 £20.41 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.81% -5.07% +4.88%
10th Percentile £11.06 £11.24 £10.68
90th Percentile £47.50 £46.00 £43.75
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.50 £17.77
% change year-on-year +1.08% +4.11% +7.50%

Cisco Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings that featured Cisco Network Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Network Engineer in the East of England

Cisco Network Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Cisco Network Engineer in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Network Engineer in the East of England

Cisco Network Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Network Engineer in the East of England over the 6 months to 19 October 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco Network Engineer in the East of England

Cisco Network Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Network Engineer in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco Network Engineer in the East of England

Cisco Network Engineer
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Network Engineer within the East of England region over the 6 months to 19 October 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
Cambridgeshire -6 6 £200 -
Essex -27 4 £249 -0.50% 1
Suffolk +14 3 £260 - 1
Hertfordshire -8 1 - - 2
Bedfordshire -10 1 £138 -
Cisco Network Engineer
England

Cisco Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 19 October 2017, Cisco Network Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region featuring Cisco Network Engineer in the job title.

1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
2 12 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (53.33%) CCNP
3 8 (53.33%) Data Centre
4 6 (40.00%) Firewall
5 5 (33.33%) Wireless
5 5 (33.33%) WAN
6 4 (26.67%) ITIL
6 4 (26.67%) LAN
6 4 (26.67%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (20.00%) CCNA
7 3 (20.00%) OSPF
7 3 (20.00%) BGP
7 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (20.00%) Network Management
8 2 (13.33%) F5
8 2 (13.33%) ITIL V2
8 2 (13.33%) SIEM
8 2 (13.33%) Fortinet
8 2 (13.33%) Degree
8 2 (13.33%) Wireless Security
8 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (13.33%) PDA
8 2 (13.33%) VMware
8 2 (13.33%) McAfee
8 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (13.33%) NHS
8 2 (13.33%) Terminal Services

Cisco Network Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 6 (40.00%) Firewall
2 5 (33.33%) WAN
2 5 (33.33%) Wireless
3 4 (26.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (26.67%) LAN
4 3 (20.00%) BGP
4 3 (20.00%) OSPF
5 2 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (13.33%) VPN
5 2 (13.33%) Wireless Security
5 2 (13.33%) WLAN
6 1 (6.67%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (6.67%) IOS XR
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (13.33%) Driving Licence
2 2 (13.33%) NHS
2 2 (13.33%) PDA
3 1 (6.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) ITIL
2 3 (20.00%) Network Management
2 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (13.33%) ITIL V2
3 2 (13.33%) ITSM
3 2 (13.33%) Network Design
3 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (13.33%) Service Management
3 2 (13.33%) SIEM
4 1 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
4 1 (6.67%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 12 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (53.33%) CCNP
3 3 (20.00%) CCNA
4 2 (13.33%) CCIE
4 2 (13.33%) Degree
4 2 (13.33%) MCP
4 2 (13.33%) MCSA
4 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (6.67%) CCIP
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Terminal Services
1 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (13.33%) DameWare
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint
2 2 (13.33%) F5
2 2 (13.33%) Fortinet
2 2 (13.33%) McAfee
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Symantec
2 2 (13.33%) VMware
3 1 (6.67%) Aruba
3 1 (6.67%) Palo Alto
3 1 (6.67%) SolarWinds