The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 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.

Cisco Nexus
England / East of England
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 127 117 129
Rank change year-on-year -10 +12  
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 6 12 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.26% 0.47% 0.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.28% 3.13% 2.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 8
Median daily rate £400 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £278 £349
10% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £440 £494
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £388 £350
% change year-on-year +1.93% +10.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.38 - £40.00

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 of England with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 469 383 611
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 20.39% 15.11% 19.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 222 320
Median daily rate £375 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +15.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £345
% change year-on-year +2.04% +6.52%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 30 63
Median hourly rate £17.50 £40.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -56.25% +70.21%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.87 £17.20 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £45.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -13.84% +30.00%  

Cisco Nexus
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 of England

Cisco Nexus
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 Nexus in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Nexus in the East of England

Cisco Nexus
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 Nexus in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco Nexus in the East of England

Cisco Nexus
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 Nexus within the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 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
Bedfordshire -9 4 £415 +29.68% 3
Essex - 2 £325 - 1
Cisco Nexus
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 of England region with a requirement for Cisco Nexus.

1 17 (100.00%) Cisco
2 11 (64.71%) Firewall
2 11 (64.71%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (58.82%) CCNP
4 9 (52.94%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (52.94%) F5
5 8 (47.06%) BGP
6 7 (41.18%) EIGRP
7 6 (35.29%) Migration
7 6 (35.29%) VMware
7 6 (35.29%) WAN
8 5 (29.41%) Ethernet
8 5 (29.41%) VPN
8 5 (29.41%) Wireless
8 5 (29.41%) CCIE
8 5 (29.41%) OSPF
8 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (29.41%) NetScaler
8 5 (29.41%) Data Centre
9 4 (23.53%) Brocade
9 4 (23.53%) MPLS
9 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
9 4 (23.53%) CheckPoint
9 4 (23.53%) HP
10 3 (17.65%) CMMI
10 3 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (17.65%) LAN
10 3 (17.65%) Fortinet
10 3 (17.65%) Cisco IOS
10 3 (17.65%) Business Continuity

Cisco Nexus
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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.76%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) NetSuite
1 1 (5.88%) Odoo
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (5.88%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (5.88%) IaaS
1 1 (5.88%) PaaS
1 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (64.71%) Firewall
2 9 (52.94%) Cisco ASA
3 8 (47.06%) BGP
4 7 (41.18%) EIGRP
5 6 (35.29%) WAN
6 5 (29.41%) Ethernet
6 5 (29.41%) NetScaler
6 5 (29.41%) OSPF
6 5 (29.41%) VPN
6 5 (29.41%) Wireless
7 4 (23.53%) MPLS
8 3 (17.65%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (17.65%) FCoE
8 3 (17.65%) Fibre Channel
8 3 (17.65%) LAN
9 2 (11.76%) HSRP
9 2 (11.76%) IP Telephony
9 2 (11.76%) MGCP
9 2 (11.76%) SSL
9 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Architect
2 5 (29.41%) Network Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Network Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco Support
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Designer
4 2 (11.76%) Network Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Network Designer
4 2 (11.76%) Network Support
4 2 (11.76%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Citrix Technical Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) COM
1 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.76%) EMC VMAX
2 2 (11.76%) EMC VNX
2 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (5.88%) Fat Client
3 1 (5.88%) FlexPod
3 1 (5.88%) HP Storage
3 1 (5.88%) Private Cloud
3 1 (5.88%) Public Cloud
3 1 (5.88%) Replication
3 1 (5.88%) Thin Client
3 1 (5.88%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Migration
2 3 (17.65%) Business Continuity
2 3 (17.65%) Business Transformation
2 3 (17.65%) CMMI
2 3 (17.65%) Converged Infrastructure
2 3 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (17.65%) High Availability
3 2 (11.76%) Data Privacy
3 2 (11.76%) ITIL
3 2 (11.76%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (11.76%) Load Balancing
3 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
3 2 (11.76%) Security Architecture
3 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (11.76%) TOGAF
3 2 (11.76%) Web Filtering
3 2 (11.76%) Zachman Framework
4 1 (5.88%) ERP
4 1 (5.88%) Information Architecture
4 1 (5.88%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (64.71%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (58.82%) CCNP
3 5 (29.41%) CCIE
4 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
5 2 (11.76%) CCDP
5 2 (11.76%) CCIE Security
5 2 (11.76%) CCNA
5 2 (11.76%) HP APS
6 1 (5.88%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.88%) GPG13
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.76%) NFS
3 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (5.88%) vCloud
3 1 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (5.88%) vSphere
3 1 (5.88%) XenApp
3 1 (5.88%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) FortiGate
2 2 (11.76%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (11.76%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (11.76%) EMC VPLEX
3 1 (5.88%) AppDNA
3 1 (5.88%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (52.94%) F5
3 6 (35.29%) VMware
4 4 (23.53%) Brocade
4 4 (23.53%) CheckPoint
4 4 (23.53%) HP
4 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
5 3 (17.65%) Fortinet
5 3 (17.65%) Palo Alto
6 2 (11.76%) Avaya
6 2 (11.76%) EMC
6 2 (11.76%) Meru Networks
6 2 (11.76%) Trustwave
6 2 (11.76%) Virgin Media
6 2 (11.76%) Zeacom
7 1 (5.88%) Epicor
7 1 (5.88%) Hitachi
7 1 (5.88%) Juniper
7 1 (5.88%) NetApp
7 1 (5.88%) Sage