Period
to 20 November 2018

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 20 November 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
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 28 52
Rank change year-on-year -22 +24 -8
Contract jobs citing Cisco 22 33 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 2.96% 5.02% 3.17%
As % of the Vendors category 6.71% 12.50% 7.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 13 21
Gloucestershire median daily rate £275 £200 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.50% -27.27% -15.38%
10th Percentile £205 £185 £168
90th Percentile £545 £391 £400
South West median daily rate £379 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +8.30% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - £17.50 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +52.17% -76.04%
South West median hourly rate £47.00 £32.00 £39.25
% change year-on-year +46.88% -18.47% -11.30%

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 328 264 393
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 44.09% 40.18% 43.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 108 220
Gloucestershire median daily rate £450 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% - -4.46%
10th Percentile £266 £185 £167
90th Percentile £563 £488 £575
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 19 35
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £44.50 £26.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +67.92% +89.29% -64.68%
10th Percentile £10.92 £10.13 £11.00
90th Percentile £48.75 £58.75 £43.75
South West median hourly rate £41.53 £28.75 £21.25
% change year-on-year +44.45% +35.29% -15.00%

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 20 November 2018.

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 20 November 2018. 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 -12 7 £550 +189.47% 3
Cheltenham -2 5 £275 +30.95% 5
Cirencester - 1 - -
Cisco
South West

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 10 (45.45%) LAN
2 9 (40.91%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (40.91%) Security Cleared
3 8 (36.36%) Firewall
3 8 (36.36%) CCNA
4 7 (31.82%) WAN
4 7 (31.82%) VMware
5 6 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (27.27%) DNS
5 6 (27.27%) Windows
5 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
5 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 6 (27.27%) DV Cleared
5 6 (27.27%) Windows Server
6 5 (22.73%) ITIL
6 5 (22.73%) Hyper-V
7 4 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (18.18%) Degree
7 4 (18.18%) SCCM
7 4 (18.18%) Juniper
7 4 (18.18%) HP
7 4 (18.18%) VPN
7 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 4 (18.18%) Riverbed
8 3 (13.64%) WAN Optimisation
8 3 (13.64%) Meraki
8 3 (13.64%) Data Centre
8 3 (13.64%) SAN
8 3 (13.64%) MPLS
8 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification

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 (4.55%) Apache
1 1 (4.55%) IIS
1 1 (4.55%) OpenStack
1 1 (4.55%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (9.09%) Office 365
2 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (45.45%) LAN
2 8 (36.36%) Firewall
3 7 (31.82%) WAN
4 6 (27.27%) DNS
5 4 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (18.18%) VPN
6 3 (13.64%) DHCP
6 3 (13.64%) MPLS
6 3 (13.64%) SAN
6 3 (13.64%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (9.09%) BGP
7 2 (9.09%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (9.09%) ISDN
7 2 (9.09%) Network Security
7 2 (9.09%) OSPF
7 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
7 2 (9.09%) VLAN
7 2 (9.09%) VoIP
7 2 (9.09%) Wireless
7 2 (9.09%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) MySQL
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (13.64%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Network Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Cisco Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Network Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Administrator
5 2 (9.09%) Security Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Cisco Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Architect
6 1 (4.55%) IT Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) Migration Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Security Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) Security Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.55%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.55%) Fat Client
3 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) PKI
3 1 (4.55%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Windows
1 6 (27.27%) Windows Server
2 2 (9.09%) CentOS
2 2 (9.09%) Linux
2 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.55%) Solaris
3 1 (4.55%) Ubuntu
3 1 (4.55%) Unix
3 1 (4.55%) Windows 10
3 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) ITIL
2 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 3 (13.64%) Migration
3 3 (13.64%) Service Delivery
3 3 (13.64%) WAN Optimisation
4 2 (9.09%) Converged Infrastructure
4 2 (9.09%) Data Protection
4 2 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (9.09%) Fault Management
4 2 (9.09%) ITIL V3
4 2 (9.09%) ITSM
4 2 (9.09%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (9.09%) Network Design
4 2 (9.09%) Proactive Management
4 2 (9.09%) Problem Management
4 2 (9.09%) Server Management
4 2 (9.09%) Service Management
4 2 (9.09%) Storage Management
4 2 (9.09%) Virtual Environments
5 1 (4.55%) Business Forecasting
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) SQL
2 2 (9.09%) C
2 2 (9.09%) PHP
3 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.55%) Perl
3 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
3 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.55%) Python
3 1 (4.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (40.91%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (40.91%) Security Cleared
2 8 (36.36%) CCNA
3 6 (27.27%) DV Cleared
4 4 (18.18%) Degree
5 3 (13.64%) CISSP
5 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (9.09%) CCNP
6 2 (9.09%) MCSA
6 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
7 1 (4.55%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (4.55%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (4.55%) HNC
7 1 (4.55%) HND
7 1 (4.55%) MCSE
System Software
1 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
1 6 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (22.73%) Hyper-V
3 2 (9.09%) Firmware
3 2 (9.09%) vSphere
3 2 (9.09%) XenApp
3 2 (9.09%) XenDesktop
4 1 (4.55%) Docker
4 1 (4.55%) Terminal Server
4 1 (4.55%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) SCCM
2 3 (13.64%) WSUS
3 2 (9.09%) FortiGate
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 2 (9.09%) SCDPM
4 1 (4.55%) Ansible
4 1 (4.55%) Nagios
4 1 (4.55%) NetBackup
4 1 (4.55%) OpenView
4 1 (4.55%) Puppet
4 1 (4.55%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) VMware
2 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 4 (18.18%) HP
3 4 (18.18%) Juniper
3 4 (18.18%) Riverbed
4 3 (13.64%) Meraki
5 2 (9.09%) Citrix
5 2 (9.09%) Fortinet
5 2 (9.09%) NetApp
5 2 (9.09%) Oracle
6 1 (4.55%) 3PAR
6 1 (4.55%) BT
6 1 (4.55%) CheckPoint
6 1 (4.55%) Mitel
6 1 (4.55%) Nortel
6 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
6 1 (4.55%) Remedy
6 1 (4.55%) SonicWALL
6 1 (4.55%) Sophos
6 1 (4.55%) Wyse