Period
to 17 December 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 17 December 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
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 102 83 42
Rank change year-on-year -19 -41 +5
Contract jobs citing Cisco 19 10 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.10% 0.80% 3.98%
As % of the Vendors category 2.63% 1.96% 8.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 23
Glasgow median daily rate £316 £319 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.78% +6.25% -20.00%
10th Percentile £189 £216 £106
90th Percentile £447 £383 £449
Scotland median daily rate £388 £325 £330
% change year-on-year +19.23% -1.52% -5.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate £19.00 - -
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £44.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year -60.23% +125.64% +5.41%

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 723 511 559
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 41.96% 40.91% 49.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 381 259 258
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +10.71% -
10th Percentile £218 £194 £198
90th Percentile £550 £525 £482
Scotland median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.43% -0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 21 15
Glasgow median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +81.82% -32.31%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.00 £9.55
90th Percentile £64.55 £33.75 £45.25
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -22.22% +32.35% +17.20%

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 17 December 2018.

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 17 December 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 9 (47.37%) LAN
1 9 (47.37%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (47.37%) Firewall
2 8 (42.11%) WAN
2 8 (42.11%) VPN
3 7 (36.84%) CCNP
3 7 (36.84%) ITIL
3 7 (36.84%) CCNA
3 7 (36.84%) Telecoms
4 6 (31.58%) Migration
5 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
5 5 (26.32%) HP
5 5 (26.32%) Juniper
5 5 (26.32%) DSL
5 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Office
5 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
5 5 (26.32%) BPSS Clearance
6 4 (21.05%) Windows Server
6 4 (21.05%) Ethernet
6 4 (21.05%) RIP
6 4 (21.05%) SDH
6 4 (21.05%) Windows
6 4 (21.05%) ADSL
6 4 (21.05%) ATM
6 4 (21.05%) EIGRP
6 4 (21.05%) Nortel
6 4 (21.05%) BGP
6 4 (21.05%) DWDM
6 4 (21.05%) MPLS
6 4 (21.05%) OSPF

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 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
1 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.26%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (10.53%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Dynamics 365
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (47.37%) Firewall
1 9 (47.37%) LAN
2 8 (42.11%) VPN
2 8 (42.11%) WAN
3 5 (26.32%) DSL
3 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
4 4 (21.05%) ADSL
4 4 (21.05%) ATM
4 4 (21.05%) BGP
4 4 (21.05%) DWDM
4 4 (21.05%) EIGRP
4 4 (21.05%) Ethernet
4 4 (21.05%) Internet
4 4 (21.05%) MPLS
4 4 (21.05%) OSPF
4 4 (21.05%) RIP
4 4 (21.05%) SDH
4 4 (21.05%) xDSL
5 3 (15.79%) VLAN
6 2 (10.53%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Electronic Patient Records
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Hudson
General
1 7 (36.84%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Network Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Architect
3 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Network Support
4 2 (10.53%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Support Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Transmission Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) WAN Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco Architect
5 1 (5.26%) IT Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Security Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
1 2 (10.53%) Fat Client
1 2 (10.53%) Self-Motivation
1 2 (10.53%) Thin Client
2 1 (5.26%) e-Health
2 1 (5.26%) iPhone
2 1 (5.26%) LIMS
2 1 (5.26%) PACS
2 1 (5.26%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Windows
1 4 (21.05%) Windows Server
2 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (10.53%) Linux
3 2 (10.53%) Solaris
3 2 (10.53%) Windows 10
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.26%) AIX
4 1 (5.26%) Unix
4 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Phone
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) ITIL
2 6 (31.58%) Migration
3 4 (21.05%) Service Delivery
4 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 3 (15.79%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (10.53%) Cryptography
5 2 (10.53%) Decision-Making
5 2 (10.53%) Escalation Management
5 2 (10.53%) Network Load Balancing
5 2 (10.53%) Network Management
5 2 (10.53%) Proactive Management
5 2 (10.53%) Service Management
6 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
6 1 (5.26%) Informatics
6 1 (5.26%) Network Design
6 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
6 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.26%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (47.37%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (36.84%) CCNA
2 7 (36.84%) CCNP
3 5 (26.32%) BPSS Clearance
3 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
4 4 (21.05%) BC Cleared
4 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared
5 2 (10.53%) CCIP
5 2 (10.53%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (10.53%) MCP
6 1 (5.26%) CCIE
6 1 (5.26%) CCIE Security
6 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) SLA
2 2 (10.53%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (5.26%) HL7
3 1 (5.26%) JSP 440
3 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.53%) Terminal Services
2 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.26%) KVM
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (5.26%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (5.26%) vSphere
3 1 (5.26%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) SCCM
2 1 (5.26%) Backup Exec
2 1 (5.26%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (5.26%) Malwarebytes
2 1 (5.26%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (5.26%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) HP
1 5 (26.32%) Juniper
2 4 (21.05%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 4 (21.05%) CheckPoint
2 4 (21.05%) Nortel
2 4 (21.05%) VMware
3 2 (10.53%) Avaya
3 2 (10.53%) Ciena
3 2 (10.53%) Ericsson
3 2 (10.53%) F5
3 2 (10.53%) Huawei
3 2 (10.53%) McAfee
4 1 (5.26%) Apple
4 1 (5.26%) Dell
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.26%) Palo Alto
4 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.26%) Remedy
4 1 (5.26%) Sophos
4 1 (5.26%) Symantec