Period
to 26 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Cisco Specialist was £413 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 26 July 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 Specialist
UK > England
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 792 844 813
Rank change year-on-year +52 -31 -14
Contract jobs requiring a Cisco Specialist 25 23 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.028% 0.023% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.024% 0.040%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 17 28
England median daily rate £413 £390 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.77% -2.50% -
10th Percentile £305 £343 £278
90th Percentile £468 £480 £545
UK median daily rate £414 £383 £400
% change year-on-year +8.17% -4.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
England median hourly rate £25.69 - £40.00
UK median hourly rate £25.69 - £40.00

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 83190 96482 97394
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.83% 95.11% 94.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 54340 63582 61420
England median daily rate £440 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £263 £258 £238
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK median daily rate £430 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2649 2809 3806
England median hourly rate £18.18 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.32% +8.57% +2.94%
10th Percentile £10.78 £10.50 £10.41
90th Percentile £48.75 £46.75 £44.50
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -2.63% +8.57% +2.94%

Cisco Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Specialist in England

Cisco Specialist
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Specialist in England

Cisco Specialist
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Specialist in England over the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco Specialist in England

Cisco Specialist
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco Specialist in England

Cisco Specialist
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 Specialist within the England region over the 6 months to 26 July 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 +62 7 £413 +3.13%
London +21 7 £438 +4.17%
South East +49 5 £418 +4.38%
Yorkshire +34 4 £413 +3.13%
North West +39 3 £413 -
East of England - 3 £413 -
Midlands +34 2 £288 -
West Midlands +33 2 £288 -
South West +6 2 £415 +12.16%
Cisco Specialist
UK

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

For the 6 months to 26 July 2017, Cisco Specialist 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 Specialist in the job title.

1 25 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (32.00%) CCNP
3 8 (32.00%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (28.00%) WAN
4 7 (28.00%) ITIL
4 7 (28.00%) Firewall
5 6 (24.00%) Telecoms
5 6 (24.00%) ISDN
5 6 (24.00%) LAN
5 6 (24.00%) VoIP
6 5 (20.00%) Wireless
6 5 (20.00%) Unified Communications
6 5 (20.00%) Network Security
6 5 (20.00%) Cisco UCCX
7 4 (16.00%) Telepresence
7 4 (16.00%) Red Box
7 4 (16.00%) Cisco SocialMiner
7 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (16.00%) Cisco CUCM
7 4 (16.00%) Verint
7 4 (16.00%) Cisco ICM Scripting
7 4 (16.00%) WFM
7 4 (16.00%) XMPP
7 4 (16.00%) Cisco ICM
7 4 (16.00%) Cisco IPCC
7 4 (16.00%) IVR
7 4 (16.00%) BCP
7 4 (16.00%) Project Management
7 4 (16.00%) Change Management

Cisco Specialist 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 2 (8.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Cisco SocialMiner
Communications & Networking
1 8 (32.00%) Cisco ASA
2 7 (28.00%) Firewall
2 7 (28.00%) WAN
3 6 (24.00%) ISDN
3 6 (24.00%) LAN
3 6 (24.00%) VoIP
4 5 (20.00%) Network Security
4 5 (20.00%) Unified Communications
4 5 (20.00%) Wireless
5 4 (16.00%) Cisco ICM
5 4 (16.00%) CTI
5 4 (16.00%) DHCP
5 4 (16.00%) Telepresence
6 3 (12.00%) Cisco IPT
6 3 (12.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (12.00%) IP Telephony
7 2 (8.00%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (8.00%) DMVPN
7 2 (8.00%) NGN
7 2 (8.00%) PABX
General
1 6 (24.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (16.00%) IVR
2 2 (8.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.00%) Fat Client
2 2 (8.00%) Handset
2 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.00%) NHS
2 2 (8.00%) Thin Client
3 1 (4.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) ITIL
2 4 (16.00%) BCP
2 4 (16.00%) Change Management
2 4 (16.00%) Cisco ICM Scripting
2 4 (16.00%) CRM
2 4 (16.00%) Project Management
2 4 (16.00%) WFM
3 3 (12.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (12.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (8.00%) Identity Management
4 2 (8.00%) ITIL V3
4 2 (8.00%) Line Management
4 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (8.00%) Network Management
4 2 (8.00%) Performance Metrics
4 2 (8.00%) Security Management
4 2 (8.00%) Statistics
4 2 (8.00%) Validation
5 1 (4.00%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 10 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (32.00%) CCNP
3 4 (16.00%) CCNP Voice
4 2 (8.00%) CCNA
4 2 (8.00%) CCSE
5 1 (4.00%) CISSP
5 1 (4.00%) Degree
5 1 (4.00%) JNCIA
5 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) Cisco UCCX
2 4 (16.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (16.00%) Cisco IPCC
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (4.00%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (16.00%) CheckPoint
2 4 (16.00%) Red Box
2 4 (16.00%) Verint
3 3 (12.00%) F5
3 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (12.00%) NICE Systems
3 3 (12.00%) Palo Alto
3 3 (12.00%) VMware
4 2 (8.00%) Avaya
4 2 (8.00%) Blue Coat
4 2 (8.00%) Citrix
4 2 (8.00%) HP
4 2 (8.00%) Imperva
4 2 (8.00%) Infoblox
4 2 (8.00%) Mitel
4 2 (8.00%) Siemens
5 1 (4.00%) 3PAR
5 1 (4.00%) ProCurve
5 1 (4.00%) SolarWinds