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The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Meraki products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Meraki over the 6 months to 16 August 2022 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Cisco Meraki.

Meraki
England > East of England
6 months to
16 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 126 124 100
Rank change year-on-year -2 -24 +84
Contract jobs citing Meraki 10 8 8
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 0.40% 0.36% 0.53%
As % of the Vendors category 0.96% 0.86% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 7
10th Percentile £287 £275 £165
25th Percentile £306 £284 £165
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £356 £338 £340
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% -0.74% +13.33%
75th Percentile £388 £350 £588
90th Percentile £396 £419 £688
England median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -

Meraki is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the East of England.

All Vendors
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,045 933 675
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 41.72% 41.63% 44.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 703 544 385
10th Percentile £188 £132 £180
25th Percentile £319 £258 £288
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 £413 £418
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% -1.20% -6.18%
75th Percentile £575 £530 £523
90th Percentile £675 £600 £588
England median daily rate £530 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +6.00% +5.26% +3.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 139 96 52
10th Percentile £13.25 £11.25 £14.25
25th Percentile £15.25 £13.06 £17.03
Median hourly rate £19.81 £15.00 £21.29
Median % change year-on-year +32.07% -29.53% +33.62%
75th Percentile £40.00 £23.21 £45.63
90th Percentile £55.75 £46.88 £59.28
England median hourly rate £22.50 £18.83 £20.00
% change year-on-year +19.47% -5.84% +6.95%

Meraki
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Meraki as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Meraki in the East of England

Meraki
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Meraki in the East of England.

Daily rate trend for Meraki in the East of England

Meraki
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Meraki in the East of England over the 6 months to 16 August 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Meraki in the East of England

Meraki
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 Meraki within the East of England region over the 6 months to 16 August 2022. 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
Jobs
Bedfordshire -9 5 £375 +25.00% 1
Hertfordshire +5 2 £313 -34.21% 2
Cambridgeshire -15 2 £221 - 1
Suffolk -6 1 £338 - 1
Meraki
England

For the 6 months to 16 August 2022, IT contractor jobs citing Meraki also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Meraki.

1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (90.00%) WAN
3 7 (70.00%) LAN
4 6 (60.00%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (60.00%) Wireless
4 6 (60.00%) SD-WAN
5 5 (50.00%) Project Delivery
5 5 (50.00%) 4G
5 5 (50.00%) Automotive
5 5 (50.00%) 3G
6 2 (20.00%) CCNA
6 2 (20.00%) MPLS
6 2 (20.00%) VoIP
6 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (20.00%) NETGEAR
6 2 (20.00%) Technical Debt
6 2 (20.00%) Social Skills
6 2 (20.00%) Retail
6 2 (20.00%) Draytek
6 2 (20.00%) Firewall
7 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (10.00%) VPLS
7 1 (10.00%) NetScaler
7 1 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (10.00%) FortiGate
7 1 (10.00%) Cisco ISE
7 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
7 1 (10.00%) Palo Alto
7 1 (10.00%) Presentation Skills
7 1 (10.00%) Documentation Skills

Meraki
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 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Azure
1 1 (10.00%) Azure ExpressRoute
Communications & Networking
1 9 (90.00%) WAN
2 7 (70.00%) LAN
3 6 (60.00%) SD-WAN
3 6 (60.00%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (60.00%) Wireless
4 5 (50.00%) 3G
4 5 (50.00%) 4G
5 2 (20.00%) Firewall
5 2 (20.00%) MPLS
5 2 (20.00%) VoIP
6 1 (10.00%) BGP
6 1 (10.00%) Cisco ISE
6 1 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (10.00%) DHCP
6 1 (10.00%) EIGRP
6 1 (10.00%) FabricPath
6 1 (10.00%) NetScaler
6 1 (10.00%) OSPF
6 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
6 1 (10.00%) VPLS
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Hudson
1 1 (10.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (50.00%) Automotive
2 2 (20.00%) Retail
2 2 (20.00%) Social Skills
3 1 (10.00%) Documentation Skills
3 1 (10.00%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Installations Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) WAN Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Network Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Support
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Associate Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Associate Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Field Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) IT Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Network Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Network Field Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2016
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Project Delivery
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Debt
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) CCNA
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (10.00%) A+ Certification
2 1 (10.00%) CCNP
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (20.00%) Draytek
2 2 (20.00%) NETGEAR
3 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) Palo Alto
3 1 (10.00%) VMware