The median contractor rate for a Cisco Network Engineer was £234 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 3 months to 22 June 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
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 129 118 136
Rank change year-on-year -11 +18  
Contract jobs requiring a Cisco Network Engineer 8 15 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.34% 0.59% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.61% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 9
Median daily rate £234 £250 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.49% -20.63%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £331 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £315
% change year-on-year +7.29% +10.95%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £39.85 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £31.10 £30.00
% change year-on-year - +3.66%  

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

Contract IT Job Roles
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2175 2457 2938
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 93.75% 96.24% 95.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1263 1406 1744
Median daily rate £420 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £163 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £373
% change year-on-year - +7.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 171 191 256
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.06% -2.94%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.02 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £40.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Cisco Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England that featured Cisco Network Engineer in the job title.

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 3 months to 22 June 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 3 months to 22 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
Cambridgeshire - 5 £330 -
Essex -21 2 £269 +7.50%
Bedfordshire -15 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 22 June 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 16 (100.00%) Cisco
2 13 (81.25%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (68.75%) CCNP
4 9 (56.25%) Firewall
5 7 (43.75%) WAN
6 6 (37.50%) CCNA
7 5 (31.25%) LAN
7 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
7 5 (31.25%) Wireless
7 5 (31.25%) VMware
8 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (25.00%) WLAN
8 4 (25.00%) Data Centre
9 3 (18.75%) F5
9 3 (18.75%) Cisco CUCM
9 3 (18.75%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (18.75%) ITIL
9 3 (18.75%) DNS
9 3 (18.75%) CheckPoint
9 3 (18.75%) Migration
10 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (12.50%) DameWare
10 2 (12.50%) ITSM
10 2 (12.50%) Service Management
10 2 (12.50%) Degree
10 2 (12.50%) PDA
10 2 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (12.50%) Internet
10 2 (12.50%) Symantec

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:

Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (56.25%) Firewall
2 7 (43.75%) WAN
3 5 (31.25%) LAN
3 5 (31.25%) Wireless
4 4 (25.00%) WLAN
5 3 (18.75%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (18.75%) DNS
6 2 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (12.50%) Cisco Wireless
6 2 (12.50%) DHCP
6 2 (12.50%) Internet
6 2 (12.50%) MPLS
6 2 (12.50%) PuTTY
6 2 (12.50%) SAN
6 2 (12.50%) VPN
7 1 (6.25%) BGP
7 1 (6.25%) Network Security
7 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
7 1 (6.25%) VoIP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (12.50%) Driving Licence
2 2 (12.50%) NHS
2 2 (12.50%) PDA
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) ITIL
1 3 (18.75%) Migration
2 2 (12.50%) ITIL V2
2 2 (12.50%) ITSM
2 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
2 2 (12.50%) Service Management
2 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (6.25%) Change Management
3 1 (6.25%) High Availability
3 1 (6.25%) Project Planning
Qualifications
1 13 (81.25%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (68.75%) CCNP
3 6 (37.50%) CCNA
4 2 (12.50%) Degree
4 2 (12.50%) MCP
4 2 (12.50%) MCSA
4 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (6.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (12.50%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (12.50%) DameWare
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 5 (31.25%) VMware
3 3 (18.75%) CheckPoint
3 3 (18.75%) F5
4 2 (12.50%) HP
4 2 (12.50%) Peregrine
4 2 (12.50%) Remedy
4 2 (12.50%) Symantec
5 1 (6.25%) Aruba
5 1 (6.25%) Citrix
5 1 (6.25%) Extreme Networks
5 1 (6.25%) Juniper
5 1 (6.25%) Meraki
5 1 (6.25%) Palo Alto
5 1 (6.25%) Riverbed