The median contractor rate for a Cisco Solutions Architect was - per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 28 June 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 Solutions Architect
UK / England
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 613 617
Contract jobs requiring a Cisco Solutions Architect 0 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England - 0.014% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.015% 0.010%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 3
Median daily rate - £438 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -20.45%  
UK excluding London median daily rate - £441 £350
% change year-on-year - +26.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 40967 46994 47631
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.77% 95.03% 94.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 26673 31019 30520
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1259 1391 1823
Median hourly rate £18.18 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.88% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £43.28 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

Cisco Solutions Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured Cisco Solutions Architect in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Solutions Architect in England

Cisco Solutions Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Solutions Architect in England

Cisco Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 24 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, Cisco Solutions Architect 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 Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (50.00%) DNA
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Network Design
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless Security
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) Business Transformation
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Private Cloud
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) VxBlock/Vblock
2 1 (50.00%) Service Design
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms

Cisco Solutions Architect 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 1 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless Security
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) Private Cloud
1 1 (50.00%) VxBlock/Vblock
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Business Transformation
2 1 (50.00%) DNA
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Network Design
2 1 (50.00%) Service Design
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) VMware