The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Exeter with a requirement for Cisco Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the 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 Certification
Devon / Exeter
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 19 26
Rank change year-on-year -8 +7  
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 2 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Exeter 1.14% 6.99% 3.68%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.45% 22.22% 9.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 5
Median daily rate £350 £365 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.10% +46.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £345
% change year-on-year +10.71% +1.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.93 £35.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year -8.78% +66.66%  

Cisco Certification is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Exeter.

Academic & Professional Certification
Exeter
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 58 45 62
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Exeter 33.14% 31.47% 38.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 31 29
Median daily rate £434 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.00% +19.23%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £315 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £409
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £13.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £24.12
% change year-on-year +10.00% +24.37%  

Cisco Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Exeter

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Exeter citing Cisco Certification as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Certification in Exeter

Cisco Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Certification in Exeter

Cisco Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco Certification in Exeter

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Exeter region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) CCNA
3 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (60.00%) LAN
4 2 (40.00%) Firewall
4 2 (40.00%) WAN
4 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 2 (40.00%) SCCM
4 2 (40.00%) SolarWinds
4 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (40.00%) Windows 10
5 1 (20.00%) F5
5 1 (20.00%) Change Control
5 1 (20.00%) DMVPN
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
5 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (20.00%) HP
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (20.00%) Juniper
5 1 (20.00%) MPLS
5 1 (20.00%) ITIL
5 1 (20.00%) CCNP
5 1 (20.00%) WAP
5 1 (20.00%) DHCP
5 1 (20.00%) DNS
5 1 (20.00%) Wireless
5 1 (20.00%) VMware
5 1 (20.00%) IP Telephony

Cisco Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Exeter 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 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) DMVPN
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) IP Telephony
3 1 (20.00%) MPLS
3 1 (20.00%) VLAN
3 1 (20.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows 10
1 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Change Control
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) CCNA
2 1 (20.00%) CCNP
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (20.00%) F5
3 1 (20.00%) Fortinet
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) Juniper
3 1 (20.00%) VMware