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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 32 44
Rank change year-on-year +1 +12  
Contract jobs citing Cisco 10 22 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 3.05% 4.56% 1.60%
As % of the Vendors category 7.35% 9.24% 4.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 18 6
Median daily rate £195 £338 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -42.22% -18.67%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £309 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £377 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £340
% change year-on-year +3.33% +10.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year +10.00% +28.20%  

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 136 238 166
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 41.46% 49.38% 37.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 128 115
Median daily rate £325 £375 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.33% -9.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £300 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £600 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 9
Median hourly rate £45.00 £34.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.43% +25.45%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.45 £12.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year -16.66% +13.51%  

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 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 28 June 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 +2 5 £190 -48.08%
Cheltenham -3 2 £195 -40.90%
Cisco
South West

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 (65.38%) LAN
1 17 (65.38%) WAN
2 13 (50.00%) Windows
2 13 (50.00%) Firewall
3 11 (42.31%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (38.46%) VMware
4 10 (38.46%) Security Cleared
5 8 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (30.77%) Hyper-V
5 8 (30.77%) Office 365
5 8 (30.77%) Active Directory
5 8 (30.77%) CCNP
6 7 (26.92%) CCNA
6 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
7 6 (23.08%) VoIP
7 6 (23.08%) ITIL
7 6 (23.08%) VPN
7 6 (23.08%) Wireless
7 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (23.08%) SC Cleared
8 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (19.23%) Finance
8 5 (19.23%) Juniper
9 4 (15.38%) TCP/IP
9 4 (15.38%) WLAN
9 4 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (15.38%) Windows 8
9 4 (15.38%) Windows 10
9 4 (15.38%) Windows Server
10 3 (11.54%) 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 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (11.54%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.69%) Skype for Business
3 1 (3.85%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 8 (30.77%) Office 365
2 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 17 (65.38%) LAN
1 17 (65.38%) WAN
2 13 (50.00%) Firewall
3 6 (23.08%) VoIP
3 6 (23.08%) VPN
3 6 (23.08%) Wireless
4 4 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (15.38%) TCP/IP
4 4 (15.38%) WLAN
5 3 (11.54%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (11.54%) DHCP
5 3 (11.54%) DNS
6 2 (7.69%) Broadband
6 2 (7.69%) ISDN
6 2 (7.69%) Junos
6 2 (7.69%) Network Security
6 2 (7.69%) Unified Communications
7 1 (3.85%) DMVPN
7 1 (3.85%) IPsec
7 1 (3.85%) VLAN
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (19.23%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Manufacturing
2 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Network Engineer
2 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
2 4 (15.38%) Windows Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Active Directory Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Administrator
3 3 (11.54%) Exchange Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Network Administrator
3 3 (11.54%) SCCM Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Installations Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (3.85%) Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) IT Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Junior
5 1 (3.85%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) FMCG
1 3 (11.54%) iPad
1 3 (11.54%) iPhone
2 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.85%) EMC VMAX
Operating Systems
1 13 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (15.38%) Windows 10
3 4 (15.38%) Windows 8
3 4 (15.38%) Windows Server
4 3 (11.54%) Windows 7
4 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.85%) Linux
6 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) ITIL
2 3 (11.54%) Service Delivery
3 2 (7.69%) Configuration Management
3 2 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (7.69%) Customer Requirements
3 2 (7.69%) Demand Management
3 2 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (7.69%) Load Balancing
3 2 (7.69%) Network Design
3 2 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (7.69%) Performance Improvement
3 2 (7.69%) Quality Management
4 1 (3.85%) Change Management
4 1 (3.85%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (3.85%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (42.31%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (38.46%) Security Cleared
3 8 (30.77%) CCNP
4 7 (26.92%) CCNA
5 6 (23.08%) SC Cleared
6 3 (11.54%) DV Cleared
7 2 (7.69%) Degree
7 2 (7.69%) JNCIA
7 2 (7.69%) JNCIE
7 2 (7.69%) JNCIP
7 2 (7.69%) JNCIS
8 1 (3.85%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (3.85%) MCSA
8 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (30.77%) Active Directory
1 8 (30.77%) Hyper-V
1 8 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.85%) UAG
2 1 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (3.85%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) AirWatch
1 3 (11.54%) SCCM
2 1 (3.85%) FortiGate
2 1 (3.85%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) VMware
2 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
3 5 (19.23%) Juniper
4 3 (11.54%) F5
5 2 (7.69%) Nortel
5 2 (7.69%) Siemens
5 2 (7.69%) SolarWinds
5 2 (7.69%) Sophos
6 1 (3.85%) Avaya
6 1 (3.85%) Computacenter
6 1 (3.85%) Dell
6 1 (3.85%) EMC
6 1 (3.85%) Fortinet
6 1 (3.85%) HP
6 1 (3.85%) IBM
6 1 (3.85%) Isilon
6 1 (3.85%) Remedy
Gloucestershire
Lorien Resourcing
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