Period
to 24 September 2018

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 24 September 2018 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
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 90 92 60
Rank change year-on-year +2 -32 +11
Contract jobs citing Cisco 25 10 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.46% 0.73% 2.79%
As % of the Vendors category 3.50% 1.75% 5.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 23
Glasgow median daily rate £300 £225 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -31.82% -12.00%
10th Percentile £213 £187 £222
90th Percentile £331 £328 £413
Scotland median daily rate £323 £328 £338
% change year-on-year -1.53% -2.96% +1.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 1
Glasgow median hourly rate £17.50 - £43.00
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £33.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -47.76% -16.25% +116.22%

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 715 572 621
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 41.76% 41.51% 48.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 381 273 296
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% -
10th Percentile £213 £200 £217
90th Percentile £550 £525 £475
Scotland median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 18 14
Glasgow median hourly rate £13.50 £18.75 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.00% +63.04% -43.21%
10th Percentile £10.58 £10.35 £9.25
90th Percentile £29.48 £32.50 £44.93
Scotland median hourly rate £16.25 £25.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year -35.00% -30.56% +135.99%

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 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 24 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 14 (56.00%) WAN
1 14 (56.00%) VPN
2 13 (52.00%) LAN
3 11 (44.00%) Security Cleared
4 10 (40.00%) Firewall
4 10 (40.00%) CCNP
4 10 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (36.00%) Telecoms
6 8 (32.00%) Migration
6 8 (32.00%) SC Cleared
6 8 (32.00%) TCP/IP
6 8 (32.00%) CCNA
6 8 (32.00%) Internet
6 8 (32.00%) DSL
6 8 (32.00%) Microsoft Office
6 8 (32.00%) ITIL
7 7 (28.00%) ADSL
7 7 (28.00%) ATM
7 7 (28.00%) Ethernet
7 7 (28.00%) RIP
7 7 (28.00%) EIGRP
7 7 (28.00%) MPLS
7 7 (28.00%) OSPF
7 7 (28.00%) BC Cleared
7 7 (28.00%) xDSL
7 7 (28.00%) F5
7 7 (28.00%) VLAN
7 7 (28.00%) BGP
7 7 (28.00%) BPSS Clearance
8 6 (24.00%) Windows Server

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 3 (12.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (12.00%) Skype for Business
2 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.00%) CMS
3 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (32.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (8.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (20.00%) Office 365
2 3 (12.00%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (4.00%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 14 (56.00%) VPN
1 14 (56.00%) WAN
2 13 (52.00%) LAN
3 10 (40.00%) Firewall
4 8 (32.00%) DSL
4 8 (32.00%) Internet
4 8 (32.00%) TCP/IP
5 7 (28.00%) ADSL
5 7 (28.00%) ATM
5 7 (28.00%) BGP
5 7 (28.00%) EIGRP
5 7 (28.00%) Ethernet
5 7 (28.00%) MPLS
5 7 (28.00%) OSPF
5 7 (28.00%) RIP
5 7 (28.00%) VLAN
5 7 (28.00%) xDSL
6 5 (20.00%) Wireless
7 4 (16.00%) Network Security
7 4 (16.00%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 9 (36.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.00%) Legal
3 1 (4.00%) Advertising
3 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Network Engineer
2 9 (36.00%) Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Network Support
3 3 (12.00%) Network Support Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Network Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Support Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Transmission Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) WAN Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Change Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) IT Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Security Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Telephony Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) iPhone
2 2 (8.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.00%) Fat Client
2 2 (8.00%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (8.00%) Thin Client
3 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.00%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) Windows
1 6 (24.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (20.00%) Linux
2 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (16.00%) Solaris
3 4 (16.00%) Unix
4 3 (12.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (12.00%) Windows Phone
4 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (8.00%) Windows 10
5 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) ITIL
1 8 (32.00%) Migration
2 4 (16.00%) Patch Management
3 3 (12.00%) Cryptography
3 3 (12.00%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (8.00%) Decision-Making
4 2 (8.00%) Escalation Management
4 2 (8.00%) Innovative Thinking
4 2 (8.00%) Network Load Balancing
4 2 (8.00%) Network Management
4 2 (8.00%) Network Virtualisation
4 2 (8.00%) Proactive Management
4 2 (8.00%) Service Management
4 2 (8.00%) Time Management
5 1 (4.00%) Analytical Thinking
5 1 (4.00%) Critical Thinking
5 1 (4.00%) DevOps
5 1 (4.00%) Fault Analysis
5 1 (4.00%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (16.00%) SQL
2 2 (8.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (44.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (40.00%) CCNP
2 10 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (32.00%) CCNA
3 8 (32.00%) SC Cleared
4 7 (28.00%) BC Cleared
4 7 (28.00%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (12.00%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (8.00%) CCIP
6 2 (8.00%) DV Cleared
6 2 (8.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (4.00%) GDPR
2 1 (4.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.00%) JSP 440
2 1 (4.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.00%) PMO
2 1 (4.00%) QA
2 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (24.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (20.00%) vSphere
3 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (12.00%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (8.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) Backup Exec
1 3 (12.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 3 (12.00%) Malwarebytes
1 3 (12.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
1 3 (12.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (8.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) F5
2 6 (24.00%) Juniper
3 5 (20.00%) Avaya
3 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (20.00%) Palo Alto
3 5 (20.00%) VMware
4 4 (16.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 4 (16.00%) CheckPoint
4 4 (16.00%) HP
4 4 (16.00%) Nortel
5 3 (12.00%) Apple
5 3 (12.00%) Dell
5 3 (12.00%) McAfee
5 3 (12.00%) Red Hat
5 3 (12.00%) Sophos
5 3 (12.00%) Symantec
6 2 (8.00%) Ciena
6 2 (8.00%) Ericsson
6 2 (8.00%) Huawei
7 1 (4.00%) Remedy