The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Guildford 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
Surrey / Guildford
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 16 18
Rank change year-on-year +2 +2  
Contract jobs citing Cisco 5 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 4.90% 1.12% 4.58%
As % of the Vendors category 11.90% 2.22% 9.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 5
Median daily rate £388 £400 £520
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.12% -23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £400 £508
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £577
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 Guildford.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Guildford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 42 45 76
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford 41.18% 50.56% 49.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 30 45
Median daily rate £388 £400 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.12% -15.78%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £265 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £475 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 5
Median hourly rate £21.50 £23.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.52% +46.03%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £23.00 £12.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.70 £23.00 £23.00
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 Guildford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Guildford 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 Guildford

Cisco
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco in Guildford

Cisco
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco in Guildford over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco in Guildford

Cisco
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco in Guildford

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 Guildford region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) Juniper
3 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) VPN
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Network Security
4 2 (33.33%) DHCP
4 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (33.33%) Office 365
4 2 (33.33%) CCIE
4 2 (33.33%) DNS
4 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 2 (33.33%) Symantec
4 2 (33.33%) HP
4 2 (33.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (33.33%) Palo Alto
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 2 (33.33%) CCIE Security
4 2 (33.33%) SCCM
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
5 1 (16.67%) Web Filtering
5 1 (16.67%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 1 (16.67%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 1 (16.67%) Meraki

Cisco
Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford 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 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) Network Security
2 3 (50.00%) VPN
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (33.33%) DHCP
3 2 (33.33%) DNS
4 1 (16.67%) ADSL
4 1 (16.67%) Internet
4 1 (16.67%) Intranet
4 1 (16.67%) IPsec
4 1 (16.67%) ISDN
4 1 (16.67%) LAN
4 1 (16.67%) PSTN
4 1 (16.67%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (16.67%) VoIP
4 1 (16.67%) WAN
4 1 (16.67%) WebEx
4 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (16.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Network Security Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Principal Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Principal Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Principal Security Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Security Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) 1st Line Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Data Centre Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Data Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) IT Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support
3 1 (16.67%) Juniper Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
1 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
1 1 (16.67%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 1 (16.67%) Two-Factor Authentication
1 1 (16.67%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (33.33%) CCIE
2 2 (33.33%) CCIE Security
3 1 (16.67%) CCNA
3 1 (16.67%) CCNP
3 1 (16.67%) MCP
3 1 (16.67%) MCSA
3 1 (16.67%) MCSE
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) SCCM
1 2 (33.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (16.67%) DameWare
2 1 (16.67%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Juniper
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) HP
3 2 (33.33%) Palo Alto
3 2 (33.33%) Symantec
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) Altiris
4 1 (16.67%) Barracuda Networks
4 1 (16.67%) Meraki
4 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds
4 1 (16.67%) Sophos
4 1 (16.67%) WatchGuard