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 3 months to 23 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.

Cisco Certification
North West / Lancashire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 39 39
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 0 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire - 1.79% 1.99%
As % of the Qualifications category - 6.40% 6.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 6
Median daily rate - £346 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.48%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £340
% change year-on-year +10.71% +2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.93 £35.00 £21.13
% change year-on-year -8.78% +65.68%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Lancashire
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 135 125 130
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 40.06% 28.03% 32.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 78 59
Median daily rate £455 £432 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.32% +15.20%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £263 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £675 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 9 19
Median hourly rate £41.13 £43.00 £30.96
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.36% +38.88%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £20.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £43.00 £67.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.10 £24.12
% change year-on-year +9.62% +24.80%  

Cisco Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Lancashire citing Cisco Certification as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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