The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for CCIE qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 22 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 Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE)
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 93 84
Rank change year-on-year +10 -9  
Contract jobs citing CCIE 1 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.083% 0.37% 0.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.74% 3.85% 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £33.09 £40.00
% change year-on-year -3.29% -17.27%  

CCIE is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh.

Academic & Professional Certification
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 135 130 131
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 11.24% 9.57% 9.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 66 74
Median daily rate £378 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.17% +30.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £245 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £419
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 2
Median hourly rate £43.39 £41.25 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.18% +28.90%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £29.75 £24.12
% change year-on-year +9.24% +23.34%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing CCIE as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for CCIE in Edinburgh

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing CCIE in Edinburgh.

Contractor daily rate trend for CCIE in Edinburgh

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCIE in Edinburgh.

Contractor hourly rate trend for CCIE in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CCIE 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for CCIE.

1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Lisp
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) BGP
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) CCSA
2 1 (50.00%) CCSE
2 1 (50.00%) BIG-IP
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 1 (50.00%) BGP
1 1 (50.00%) BIG-IP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) CCSA
2 1 (50.00%) CCSE
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) F5