Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire with a requirement for Cisco Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 18 November 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.

Cisco Certification
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 39 71
Rank change year-on-year -10 +32 +1
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 1 27 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 0.22% 4.08% 0.87%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.60% 13.43% 2.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 20 7
Lancashire median daily rate - £550 £180
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +205.56% -32.71%
North West median daily rate £410 £400 £371
% change year-on-year +2.50% +7.74% +0.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Lancashire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +77.78% - -

Cisco Certification is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Lancashire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 167 201 303
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 36.78% 30.36% 33.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 125 199
Lancashire median daily rate £450 £425 £437
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -2.75% +9.25%
10th Percentile £332 £275 £269
90th Percentile £601 £583 £616
North West median daily rate £400 £420 £400
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 25 35
Lancashire median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +45.45%
10th Percentile £15.82 £10.38 £25.80
90th Percentile £45.13 £53.00 £52.80
North West median hourly rate £38.75 £27.50 £30.52
% change year-on-year +40.91% -9.90% +45.33%

Cisco Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

Job postings citing Cisco Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Lancashire.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Certification in Lancashire

Cisco Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Certification in Lancashire

Cisco Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco Certification in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Certification 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) McAfee
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM

Cisco Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) McAfee