Period
to 22 February 2018

The median contractor rate for a Cisco Analyst was £273 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 22 February 2018.

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 Analyst
UK > England
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 828 772 798
Rank change year-on-year -56 +26 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Cisco Analyst 15 45 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.016% 0.051% 0.059%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.053% 0.062%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 39 40
England median daily rate £273 £385 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -29.22% +10.00% +16.18%
10th Percentile £177 £273 £256
90th Percentile £317 £452 £425
UK median daily rate £213 £385 £350
% change year-on-year -44.81% +10.00% +16.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 3
England median hourly rate £28.00 £19.00 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +47.37% -44.12% +72.13%
10th Percentile £25.25 £19.00 £21.20
90th Percentile £29.00 £19.00 £37.80
UK median hourly rate £28.00 £19.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year +47.37% -26.92% +31.63%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in 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
England
Contract vacancies in England with a recognized job title 88,364 84,310 93,706
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.72% 94.75% 95.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 59,285 55,354 60,876
England median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £255
90th Percentile £638 £613 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,607 2,958 3,448
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.08% - +12.12%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.63 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.64 £47.50 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +3.89% -5.26% +15.15%

Cisco Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Analyst in England

Cisco Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Analyst in England

Cisco Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Analyst in England over the 6 months to 22 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco Analyst in England

Cisco Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco Analyst in England

Cisco Analyst
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Analyst within the England region over the 6 months to 22 February 2018. 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
East of England -2 5 - -
North of England +29 3 £340 -13.65%
South West +1 3 £273 -29.22%
London -70 3 £180 -48.57% 2
Yorkshire -7 2 - -
North West +4 1 £340 +13.33%
South East -13 1 £213 -46.88%
Cisco Analyst
UK

Cisco Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 February 2018, Cisco Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region featuring Cisco Analyst in the job title.

1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (60.00%) Firewall
2 9 (60.00%) Wireless
3 6 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (40.00%) CCNP
4 5 (33.33%) CCNA
4 5 (33.33%) VPN
4 5 (33.33%) WAN
4 5 (33.33%) Avaya
4 5 (33.33%) Cisco Prime
4 5 (33.33%) Internet
5 4 (26.67%) MPLS
5 4 (26.67%) CheckPoint
5 4 (26.67%) ITIL
5 4 (26.67%) DNS
5 4 (26.67%) Skype for Business
5 4 (26.67%) Cisco ISE
5 4 (26.67%) Skype
5 4 (26.67%) Cisco Wireless
6 3 (20.00%) HSRP
6 3 (20.00%) Meraki
6 3 (20.00%) Unified Communications
6 3 (20.00%) 4G
6 3 (20.00%) High Availability
6 3 (20.00%) DHCP
6 3 (20.00%) Broadband
6 3 (20.00%) VRRP
6 3 (20.00%) OSPF
6 3 (20.00%) Nortel
6 3 (20.00%) Finance

Cisco Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 4 (26.67%) Skype for Business
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) G Suite
2 1 (6.67%) Office 365
2 1 (6.67%) OpenDNS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (60.00%) Firewall
1 9 (60.00%) Wireless
2 5 (33.33%) Internet
2 5 (33.33%) VPN
2 5 (33.33%) WAN
3 4 (26.67%) Cisco ISE
3 4 (26.67%) Cisco Wireless
3 4 (26.67%) DNS
3 4 (26.67%) MPLS
3 4 (26.67%) Skype
4 3 (20.00%) 4G
4 3 (20.00%) Broadband
4 3 (20.00%) DHCP
4 3 (20.00%) HSRP
4 3 (20.00%) IP Telephony
4 3 (20.00%) IPsec
4 3 (20.00%) Nortel Meridian
4 3 (20.00%) OSPF
4 3 (20.00%) Unified Communications
4 3 (20.00%) VRRP
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Back Office
3 1 (6.67%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Financial Institution
3 1 (6.67%) Investment Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
1 1 (6.67%) Driving Licence
1 1 (6.67%) IVR
1 1 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) ITIL
2 3 (20.00%) High Availability
3 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (6.67%) Integration Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Investment Management
3 1 (6.67%) IT Strategy
3 1 (6.67%) Network Design
3 1 (6.67%) Process Improvement
3 1 (6.67%) SIEM
3 1 (6.67%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) CCNP
1 6 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (6.67%) Degree
3 1 (6.67%) ISEB
3 1 (6.67%) ISTQB
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (13.33%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (33.33%) Avaya
3 4 (26.67%) CheckPoint
4 3 (20.00%) Meraki
4 3 (20.00%) Nortel
5 2 (13.33%) Apple
5 2 (13.33%) Aruba
5 2 (13.33%) Google
6 1 (6.67%) F5
6 1 (6.67%) Fortinet
6 1 (6.67%) HP
6 1 (6.67%) McAfee
6 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
6 1 (6.67%) Polycom