Period
to 17 January 2019

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 17 January 2019 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
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 52 23 53
Rank change year-on-year -29 +30 -14
Contract jobs citing Cisco 20 40 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 2.59% 6.34% 2.89%
As % of the Vendors category 5.99% 15.38% 6.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 15 16
Gloucestershire median daily rate £275 £285 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.51% +3.64% -
10th Percentile £248 £198 £165
90th Percentile £428 £400 £398
South West median daily rate £378 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +16.15% - -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 5
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - £15.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +20.00% -73.96%
South West median hourly rate £47.00 £18.56 £38.50
% change year-on-year +153.20% -51.79% -9.41%

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 Gloucestershire.

All Vendors
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 334 260 347
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 43.26% 41.20% 41.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 109 217
Gloucestershire median daily rate £450 £408 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.43% +8.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £311 £208 £135
90th Percentile £563 £540 £563
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 24 31
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £22.00 £16.25 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.38% +20.37% -67.66%
10th Percentile £10.92 £10.13 £11.00
90th Percentile £48.75 £39.88 £46.00
South West median hourly rate £39.75 £23.50 £23.14
% change year-on-year +69.15% +1.57% -13.50%

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 17 January 2019.

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 17 January 2019. 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 6 £250 -37.50% 5
Cheltenham -15 5 £275 - 4
Cirencester - 1 - -
Cisco
South West

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 8 (40.00%) LAN
1 8 (40.00%) VMware
1 8 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (30.00%) DV Cleared
2 6 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (30.00%) WAN
2 6 (30.00%) DNS
2 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (30.00%) Windows
2 6 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (25.00%) CCNA
3 5 (25.00%) Firewall
3 5 (25.00%) C
3 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (25.00%) Riverbed
3 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (20.00%) WAN Optimisation
4 4 (20.00%) Windows 10
4 4 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 4 (20.00%) vSphere
4 4 (20.00%) CentOS
4 4 (20.00%) Fat Client
4 4 (20.00%) Ubuntu
4 4 (20.00%) Degree
4 4 (20.00%) WSUS
4 4 (20.00%) Linux
4 4 (20.00%) MCSA
4 4 (20.00%) VPN
4 4 (20.00%) Wyse

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 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (40.00%) LAN
2 6 (30.00%) DNS
2 6 (30.00%) WAN
3 5 (25.00%) Firewall
4 4 (20.00%) VPN
4 4 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (15.00%) MPLS
5 3 (15.00%) SAN
6 2 (10.00%) BGP
6 2 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (10.00%) DHCP
6 2 (10.00%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (10.00%) Internet
6 2 (10.00%) ISDN
6 2 (10.00%) NAS
6 2 (10.00%) NetScaler
6 2 (10.00%) Network Security
6 2 (10.00%) OSPF
6 2 (10.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) MySQL
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (15.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Administrator
3 4 (20.00%) Cisco Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Cisco Network Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Network Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Network Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Security Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Firewall Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) IT Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) Migration Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Security Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) Security Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Fat Client
1 4 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (20.00%) Thin Client
2 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Windows
2 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (20.00%) CentOS
3 4 (20.00%) Linux
3 4 (20.00%) Ubuntu
3 4 (20.00%) Windows 10
3 4 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (15.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) WAN Optimisation
2 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 3 (15.00%) ITIL
2 3 (15.00%) Migration
2 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (15.00%) Virtual Environments
3 2 (10.00%) Converged Infrastructure
3 2 (10.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (10.00%) Fault Management
3 2 (10.00%) ITIL V3
3 2 (10.00%) ITSM
3 2 (10.00%) Network Design
3 2 (10.00%) Proactive Management
3 2 (10.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (10.00%) Server Management
3 2 (10.00%) Service Management
3 2 (10.00%) Storage Management
4 1 (5.00%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (5.00%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) C
2 2 (10.00%) SQL
3 1 (5.00%) PHP
3 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (30.00%) DV Cleared
1 6 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (25.00%) CCNA
2 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (20.00%) Degree
3 4 (20.00%) MCSA
4 3 (15.00%) CISSP
5 1 (5.00%) CCNP
5 1 (5.00%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (5.00%) HNC
5 1 (5.00%) HND
5 1 (5.00%) MCSE
System Software
1 8 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (20.00%) Terminal Server
3 4 (20.00%) vSphere
4 3 (15.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (15.00%) XenApp
4 3 (15.00%) XenDesktop
5 2 (10.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) WSUS
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 2 (10.00%) SCDPM
3 1 (5.00%) FortiGate
3 1 (5.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) VMware
2 5 (25.00%) Riverbed
3 4 (20.00%) Juniper
3 4 (20.00%) Wyse
4 3 (15.00%) Citrix
4 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.00%) BT
5 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (5.00%) Fortinet
5 1 (5.00%) Meraki
5 1 (5.00%) NetApp
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle
5 1 (5.00%) Palo Alto
5 1 (5.00%) Remedy