The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 3 months to 29 March 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
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 17 44
Rank change year-on-year -12 +27  
Contract jobs citing Cisco 17 37 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 5.06% 8.24% 2.75%
As % of the Vendors category 10.76% 20.22% 7.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 21 7
Median daily rate £295 £260 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.46% -30.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £110 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £400 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £360 £350
% change year-on-year +0.69% +2.85%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £12.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.23% -10.00%  

Cisco is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 158 183 165
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 47.02% 40.76% 34.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 92 97
Median daily rate £315 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.00% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £130 £136
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 11 14
Median hourly rate £39.13 £12.00 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +226.04% -70.73%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.00 £12.11
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.75 £42.35 £44.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -14.47% +11.76%  

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco in Gloucestershire

Cisco
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco in Gloucestershire

Cisco
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco in Gloucestershire over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco in Gloucestershire

Cisco
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco in Gloucestershire

Cisco
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 29 March 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
Gloucester -15 5 £315 -11.76%
Cirencester - 4 £305 -
Cheltenham -4 2 £165 +57.14%
Cisco
South West

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 17 (68.00%) LAN
1 17 (68.00%) WAN
2 12 (48.00%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (44.00%) Firewall
4 10 (40.00%) Windows
4 10 (40.00%) Security Cleared
5 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
5 8 (32.00%) CCNP
5 8 (32.00%) CCNA
6 7 (28.00%) SC Cleared
7 6 (24.00%) Juniper
7 6 (24.00%) VPN
7 6 (24.00%) Wireless
8 5 (20.00%) ITIL
8 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
8 5 (20.00%) TCP/IP
9 4 (16.00%) HP
9 4 (16.00%) DNS
9 4 (16.00%) Finance
9 4 (16.00%) VMware
9 4 (16.00%) Remedy
9 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 4 (16.00%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (16.00%) Data Centre
9 4 (16.00%) Windows Server
9 4 (16.00%) Customer Requirements
10 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (12.00%) F5
10 3 (12.00%) Office 365
10 3 (12.00%) Amazon AWS

Cisco
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (4.00%) IIS
1 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (8.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (12.00%) Office 365
3 1 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 17 (68.00%) LAN
1 17 (68.00%) WAN
2 11 (44.00%) Firewall
3 6 (24.00%) VPN
3 6 (24.00%) Wireless
4 5 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 4 (16.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (16.00%) DNS
6 3 (12.00%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (12.00%) ISDN
6 3 (12.00%) VoIP
6 3 (12.00%) WLAN
7 2 (8.00%) Broadband
7 2 (8.00%) DHCP
7 2 (8.00%) Junos
7 2 (8.00%) Network Security
7 2 (8.00%) Structured Cabling
7 2 (8.00%) VLAN
8 1 (4.00%) Cisco ISE
8 1 (4.00%) Cisco Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (16.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (56.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Cabling Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Data Centre Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Data Network Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Installations Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Voice Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Voice Network Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Data Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) IT Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) LAN Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) LAN/WAN Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Network Integration Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) 802.1X
1 1 (4.00%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (40.00%) Windows
2 4 (16.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Vista
5 1 (4.00%) Windows 10
5 1 (4.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.00%) ITIL
2 4 (16.00%) Customer Requirements
3 3 (12.00%) Time Management
4 2 (8.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (8.00%) Demand Management
4 2 (8.00%) ITSM
4 2 (8.00%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (8.00%) Load Balancing
4 2 (8.00%) Network Design
4 2 (8.00%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (8.00%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (8.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (8.00%) Service Management
5 1 (4.00%) Change Management
5 1 (4.00%) Incident Management
5 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.00%) Open Source
5 1 (4.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (4.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (4.00%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (48.00%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 8 (32.00%) CCNA
3 8 (32.00%) CCNP
4 7 (28.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (8.00%) DV Cleared
5 2 (8.00%) JNCIA
5 2 (8.00%) JNCIE
5 2 (8.00%) JNCIP
5 2 (8.00%) JNCIS
6 1 (4.00%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (4.00%) CCIE
6 1 (4.00%) Degree
6 1 (4.00%) MCSA
6 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (12.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.00%) UAG
4 1 (4.00%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (4.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (24.00%) Juniper
3 4 (16.00%) HP
3 4 (16.00%) Remedy
3 4 (16.00%) VMware
4 3 (12.00%) F5
4 3 (12.00%) IBM
5 2 (8.00%) BMC
5 2 (8.00%) CheckPoint
5 2 (8.00%) Fortinet
6 1 (4.00%) Blue Coat
6 1 (4.00%) Computacenter
6 1 (4.00%) Nortel
6 1 (4.00%) Siemens
6 1 (4.00%) SolarWinds
6 1 (4.00%) Sophos
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