The median contractor rate for a Cisco Engineer was £139 per day in advertised job vacancies in Essex 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 Engineer
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 51 56
Rank change year-on-year -16 +5  
Contract jobs requiring a Cisco Engineer 3 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.68% 1.45% 1.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 1.48% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 5
Median daily rate £139 £265 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -47.54% -3.63%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £238 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £300 £309
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £345 £325
% change year-on-year +8.69% +6.15%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £34.70 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £26.25 £34.33
% change year-on-year +58.09% -23.54%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Essex. 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
Essex
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 418 472 622
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 95.22% 97.72% 97.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 865 805 1514
Median daily rate £475 £325 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +46.15% -10.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £176 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £505 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £399 £365
% change year-on-year +0.25% +9.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 136 551 166
Median hourly rate £32.75 £19.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +72.36% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £15.75 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.75 £40.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

Cisco Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Engineer in Essex

Cisco Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Engineer in Essex

Cisco Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Engineer in Essex over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco Engineer in Essex

Cisco Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco Engineer in Essex

Cisco Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Engineer within the Essex region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Colchester - 1 £400 -
Thurrock - 1 £138 -
Cisco Engineer
East of England

Cisco Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, Cisco Engineer 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 Essex region featuring Cisco Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Service Management
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) SAN
3 2 (40.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) CCNP
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) MCP
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (20.00%) MCSA
4 1 (20.00%) LAN
4 1 (20.00%) WLAN
4 1 (20.00%) WAN
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (20.00%) NHS
4 1 (20.00%) Terminal Services
4 1 (20.00%) Symantec
4 1 (20.00%) ITSM
4 1 (20.00%) DameWare
4 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL V2
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification

Cisco Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) Telepresence
2 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) WebEx
2 1 (20.00%) WLAN
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (20.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (20.00%) NHS
1 1 (20.00%) PDA
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL V2
2 1 (20.00%) ITSM
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CCNP
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) CCNP Voice
2 1 (20.00%) CCVP
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) MCP
2 1 (20.00%) MCSA
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco CME
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (20.00%) DameWare
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Palo Alto
4 1 (20.00%) Symantec