The median contractor rate for a Cisco Engineer was £200 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Engineer
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 55 47 64
Rank change year-on-year -8 +17  
Contract jobs requiring a Cisco Engineer 4 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.66% 1.19% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.68% 1.25% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £200 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -52.94% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £313
% change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £50.00 £23.94
% change year-on-year -60.00% +108.87%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Hertfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 591 639 669
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 97.04% 95.23% 95.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 329 314 346
Median daily rate £450 £390 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -2.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 49 45
Median hourly rate £30.00 £15.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +93.54% +14.81%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £7.85 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.25 £49.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Cisco Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire that featured Cisco Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Engineer in Hertfordshire

Cisco Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Engineer in Hertfordshire

Cisco Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Engineer in Hertfordshire over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco Engineer in Hertfordshire

Cisco Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco Engineer in Hertfordshire

Cisco Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Engineer within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 March 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
Hemel Hempstead +7 2 £200 -52.94% 1
Watford - 1 - - 1
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £450 -
Cisco Engineer
East of England

Cisco Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, Cisco Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hertfordshire region featuring Cisco Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) CCNP
3 2 (33.33%) CCNA
4 1 (16.67%) Service Management
4 1 (16.67%) Avaya
4 1 (16.67%) Juniper
4 1 (16.67%) Remedy
4 1 (16.67%) Intel Security
4 1 (16.67%) ITSM
4 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (16.67%) Wireless
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) IVR
4 1 (16.67%) IP Telephony
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco IPT
4 1 (16.67%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (16.67%) Network Security
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (16.67%) F5
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (16.67%) Meraki
4 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL

Cisco Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco IPT
2 1 (16.67%) IP Telephony
2 1 (16.67%) Network Security
2 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (16.67%) Wireless
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) IVR
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
1 1 (16.67%) ITSM
1 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
1 1 (16.67%) Migration
1 1 (16.67%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (33.33%) CCNA
2 2 (33.33%) CCNP
2 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Avaya
2 1 (16.67%) F5
2 1 (16.67%) Intel Security
2 1 (16.67%) Juniper
2 1 (16.67%) Meraki
2 1 (16.67%) Remedy