Period
to 17 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Cisco Expert was £420 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 17 November 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 Expert
UK > England
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 840 858 871
Rank change year-on-year +18 +13 -38
Contract jobs requiring a Cisco Expert 6 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.006% 0.006% 0.003%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.007% 0.006% 0.003%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 1
England median daily rate £420 £375 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.00% +30.43% -19.01%
10th Percentile £413 £350 £281
90th Percentile £473 £560 £294
UK median daily rate £420 £375 £288
% change year-on-year +12.00% +30.43% -19.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

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 89579 93247 99778
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.78% 94.76% 94.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 59679 61380 64531
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £600
UK median daily rate £448 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.29% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2656 3007 3839
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.38 £17.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.77% +2.20% +8.97%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £46.75 £45.00
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%

Cisco Expert
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Expert in England

Cisco Expert
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Expert in England

Cisco Expert
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco Expert in England

Cisco Expert
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 Expert within the England region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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
North of England +60 2 - -
Yorkshire +29 2 - -
London -4 2 £450 -30.77%
Midlands - 2 £415 -
West Midlands - 2 £415 -
Cisco Expert
UK

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

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, Cisco Expert 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 England region featuring Cisco Expert in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) VPN
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) VLAN
3 2 (33.33%) Fortinet
3 2 (33.33%) Network Load Balancing
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (33.33%) WAAS
3 2 (33.33%) F5
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL V3
3 2 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) WAN Optimisation
3 2 (33.33%) HSRP
3 2 (33.33%) Meraki
3 2 (33.33%) Coaching
3 2 (33.33%) Network Packet Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Blue Coat
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) Wireless
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) IBM
3 2 (33.33%) CCIE
3 2 (33.33%) CCNP
3 2 (33.33%) CISSP
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (33.33%) Check Point Certification
3 2 (33.33%) BMC

Cisco Expert 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (33.33%) BGP
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) HSRP
2 2 (33.33%) Internet
2 2 (33.33%) MPLS
2 2 (33.33%) OSPF
2 2 (33.33%) VLAN
2 2 (33.33%) WAAS
2 2 (33.33%) WAN
2 2 (33.33%) Wireless
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Coaching
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL V3
1 2 (33.33%) Network Load Balancing
1 2 (33.33%) Network Packet Analysis
1 2 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (33.33%) WAN Optimisation
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CCIE
1 2 (33.33%) CCNP
1 2 (33.33%) Check Point Certification
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (33.33%) CISSP
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) Blue Coat
2 2 (33.33%) BMC
2 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 2 (33.33%) F5
2 2 (33.33%) Fortinet
2 2 (33.33%) IBM
2 2 (33.33%) McAfee
2 2 (33.33%) Meraki