Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 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
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 51 40
Rank change year-on-year +23 -11 -9
Contract jobs citing Cisco 35 29 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 5.27% 3.18% 4.40%
As % of the Vendors category 12.92% 7.61% 10.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 22 29
Gloucestershire median daily rate £206 £275 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.00% -15.38% +8.33%
10th Percentile £185 £170 £212
90th Percentile £399 £399 £485
South West median daily rate £353 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +0.71% - +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 1
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £17.50 £11.50 £48.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +52.17% -76.04% +113.33%
South West median hourly rate £32.00 £40.00 £42.75
% change year-on-year -20.00% -6.43% +90.00%

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

All Vendors
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 271 381 438
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 40.81% 41.73% 43.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 214 262
Gloucestershire median daily rate £384 £375 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.33% -4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £185 £163 £213
90th Percentile £496 £575 £500
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 34 19
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £26.50 £14.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +89.29% -65.00% +66.67%
10th Percentile £10.13 £11.00 £11.03
90th Percentile £58.75 £43.75 £44.50
South West median hourly rate £28.75 £21.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year +33.72% -17.31% +29.61%

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

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 6 months to 24 November 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 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester +10 16 £190 -30.91% 1
Cheltenham +11 4 £210 -37.78% 3
Cisco
South West

For the 6 months to 24 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 21 (60.00%) LAN
1 21 (60.00%) WAN
2 19 (54.29%) Security Cleared
3 17 (48.57%) SC Cleared
4 15 (42.86%) Firewall
5 14 (40.00%) ITIL
6 12 (34.29%) Windows
6 12 (34.29%) Microsoft
7 11 (31.43%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (31.43%) Skype for Business
8 9 (25.71%) Network Monitoring
8 9 (25.71%) TCP/IP
8 9 (25.71%) Active Directory
9 8 (22.86%) CCNP
9 8 (22.86%) WLAN
9 8 (22.86%) Wireless
9 8 (22.86%) Telecoms
9 8 (22.86%) Windows 7
10 7 (20.00%) Hyper-V
10 7 (20.00%) Windows 8
10 7 (20.00%) Office 365
10 7 (20.00%) DV Cleared
10 7 (20.00%) Network Security
10 7 (20.00%) FMCG
10 7 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 7 (20.00%) Network Design
10 7 (20.00%) VMware
10 7 (20.00%) Remedy
10 7 (20.00%) Windows 10
11 6 (17.14%) AirWatch

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 11 (31.43%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (2.86%) SAP EWM
Cloud Services
1 7 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (60.00%) LAN
1 21 (60.00%) WAN
2 15 (42.86%) Firewall
3 9 (25.71%) TCP/IP
4 8 (22.86%) Wireless
4 8 (22.86%) WLAN
5 7 (20.00%) Network Security
6 6 (17.14%) VPN
7 4 (11.43%) Junos
7 4 (11.43%) Unified Communications
8 3 (8.57%) Broadband
8 3 (8.57%) EIGRP
8 3 (8.57%) Internet
8 3 (8.57%) ISDN
8 3 (8.57%) VoIP
9 2 (5.71%) BGP
9 2 (5.71%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (5.71%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (5.71%) MPLS
10 1 (2.86%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (22.86%) Telecoms
2 4 (11.43%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (45.71%) Network Engineer
2 5 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) Active Directory Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) SCCM Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Exchange Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) IT Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Designer
5 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Technical Designer
6 1 (2.86%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) ICT Administrator
6 1 (2.86%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Network Support Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Office 365 Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) FMCG
2 6 (17.14%) iPad
2 6 (17.14%) iPhone
3 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.71%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.86%) EMC VMAX
Operating Systems
1 12 (34.29%) Windows
2 8 (22.86%) Windows 7
3 7 (20.00%) Windows 10
3 7 (20.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (5.71%) Linux
4 2 (5.71%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.86%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (40.00%) ITIL
2 9 (25.71%) Network Monitoring
3 7 (20.00%) Network Design
4 5 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (14.29%) Performance Improvement
4 5 (14.29%) Proactive Monitoring
4 5 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (11.43%) Quality Management
5 4 (11.43%) Service Delivery
6 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.71%) Analytical Thinking
6 2 (5.71%) Business Transformation
6 2 (5.71%) Customer Requirements
6 2 (5.71%) ERP
6 2 (5.71%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
6 2 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.86%) ITSM
7 1 (2.86%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (2.86%) Server Building
7 1 (2.86%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.43%) C
2 3 (8.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (54.29%) Security Cleared
2 17 (48.57%) SC Cleared
3 11 (31.43%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (22.86%) CCNP
5 7 (20.00%) DV Cleared
6 4 (11.43%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (8.57%) JNCIA
7 3 (8.57%) JNCIE
7 3 (8.57%) JNCIP
7 3 (8.57%) JNCIS
8 2 (5.71%) CCNA
8 2 (5.71%) Degree
9 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (25.71%) Active Directory
2 7 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 7 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.86%) Firmware
3 1 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.86%) VMware NSX
3 1 (2.86%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (17.14%) AirWatch
1 6 (17.14%) SCCM
2 1 (2.86%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.86%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (2.86%) QRadar
2 1 (2.86%) RSA enVision
2 1 (2.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (2.86%) vCenter Server
2 1 (2.86%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 12 (34.29%) Microsoft
2 7 (20.00%) Remedy
2 7 (20.00%) VMware
3 5 (14.29%) Nortel
4 4 (11.43%) Juniper
4 4 (11.43%) Siemens
5 3 (8.57%) HP
5 3 (8.57%) SAP
6 2 (5.71%) Dell
6 2 (5.71%) F5
6 2 (5.71%) IBM
6 2 (5.71%) Polycom
6 2 (5.71%) SolarWinds
6 2 (5.71%) Sophos
7 1 (2.86%) Avaya
7 1 (2.86%) Blue Coat
7 1 (2.86%) Fortinet
7 1 (2.86%) Isilon
7 1 (2.86%) Mitel
7 1 (2.86%) SonicWALL