Period
to 22 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cisco over the 6 months to 22 November 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Cisco Systems, Inc.

Cisco
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 53 58
Rank change year-on-year -35 +5 +18
Contract jobs citing Cisco 10 33 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.77% 2.93% 2.61%
As % of the Vendors category 1.89% 6.16% 6.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 19 17
Glasgow median daily rate £300 £275 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -31.25% +38.93%
10th Percentile £194 £106 £222
90th Percentile £390 £413 £483
Scotland median daily rate £325 £330 £325
% change year-on-year -1.52% +1.54% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Glasgow median hourly rate - £43.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +160.61% -5.71%
Scotland median hourly rate £42.75 £21.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year +98.84% +16.22% -32.73%

Cisco is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Glasgow.

All Vendors
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 529 536 724
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 40.63% 47.64% 42.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 264 256 340
Glasgow median daily rate £388 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% - -
10th Percentile £204 £213 £181
90th Percentile £525 £475 £488
Scotland median daily rate £388 £350 £352
% change year-on-year +10.71% -0.50% +0.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 17 15
Glasgow median hourly rate £20.00 £11.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +81.82% -37.14% +25.00%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.25 £12.35
90th Percentile £33.75 £44.10 £63.50
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 £16.50 £14.51
% change year-on-year +45.45% +13.71% -7.99%

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing Cisco as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco in Glasgow

Cisco
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco in Glasgow

Cisco
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco in Glasgow over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco in Glasgow

Cisco
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 7 (70.00%) Firewall
2 6 (60.00%) CCNP
2 6 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (60.00%) F5
2 6 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (50.00%) Finance
3 5 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 5 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 4 (40.00%) OSPF
4 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 4 (40.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 4 (40.00%) Wireshark
4 4 (40.00%) Law
4 4 (40.00%) VMware
4 4 (40.00%) tcpdump
4 4 (40.00%) Network Security
4 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (40.00%) Virtual Servers
4 4 (40.00%) Analytical Thinking
4 4 (40.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 3 (30.00%) LAN
5 3 (30.00%) Windows
6 2 (20.00%) Linux
6 2 (20.00%) MCSA
6 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
6 2 (20.00%) ITIL
6 2 (20.00%) Unix
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification

Cisco
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) Firewall
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (40.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 4 (40.00%) Network Security
3 4 (40.00%) OSPF
3 4 (40.00%) tcpdump
3 4 (40.00%) Wireshark
4 3 (30.00%) LAN
5 2 (20.00%) SAN
5 2 (20.00%) VPN
5 2 (20.00%) VSAN
5 2 (20.00%) WAN
6 1 (10.00%) 802.11
6 1 (10.00%) Wireless
6 1 (10.00%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) Law
3 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Security Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Data Centre Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Documentation Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) IT Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) IT Support
4 1 (10.00%) IT Support Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Linux Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Support Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) VMware Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Wireless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Analytical Mindset
2 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) CentOS
2 2 (20.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Unix
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Analytical Thinking
3 2 (20.00%) Change Management
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) CCNP
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (20.00%) CCNA
2 2 (20.00%) MCSA
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (10.00%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (40.00%) Virtual Servers
1 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) SCCM
1 2 (20.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) F5
2 5 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 4 (40.00%) VMware
4 2 (20.00%) Avaya
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (10.00%) Aruba
5 1 (10.00%) HP
5 1 (10.00%) Juniper
5 1 (10.00%) Sophos
5 1 (10.00%) Veeam