Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leicester 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 23 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Cisco Systems, Inc.

Cisco
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 39 36
Rank change year-on-year 0 -3 -8
Contract jobs citing Cisco 10 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicester 3.04% 1.34% 1.76%
As % of the Vendors category 6.41% 2.44% 3.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 1
Leicester median daily rate £180 £375 £180
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -52.00% +108.33% -48.57%
Leicestershire median daily rate £225 £276 £215
% change year-on-year -18.55% +28.49% -32.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 4
Leicester median hourly rate £30.00 £11.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +160.87% -48.89% -2.17%
Leicestershire median hourly rate £24.00 £11.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +108.70% -48.89% -2.17%

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 Leicester.

All Vendors
Leicester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 156 164 153
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicester 47.42% 55.03% 53.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 116 71
Leicester median daily rate £320 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.42% +19.23% -18.75%
10th Percentile £219 £284 £180
90th Percentile £538 £528 £450
Leicestershire median daily rate £323 £375 £325
% change year-on-year -14.00% +15.38% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 11 18
Leicester median hourly rate £30.00 £18.75 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.00% +38.89% -34.15%
10th Percentile £13.25 £11.50 £9.70
90th Percentile £45.00 £38.75 £41.38
Leicestershire median hourly rate £14.95 £14.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year +6.79% +3.70% -32.50%

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco in Leicester

Cisco
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco in Leicester

Cisco
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leicester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco in Leicester over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco in Leicester

Cisco
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco in Leicester

Cisco
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Leicester

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco in Leicester over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Cisco in Leicester

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Leicester region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 6 (60.00%) Firewall
2 5 (50.00%) VMware
3 4 (40.00%) Windows
3 4 (40.00%) HP
3 4 (40.00%) MPLS
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (30.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (30.00%) SAN
4 3 (30.00%) LAN
4 3 (30.00%) WAN
4 3 (30.00%) VPN
4 3 (30.00%) VLAN
5 2 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
5 2 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (20.00%) Riverbed
5 2 (20.00%) SolarWinds
5 2 (20.00%) Internet
5 2 (20.00%) Six Sigma
5 2 (20.00%) Broadband
5 2 (20.00%) DNS
5 2 (20.00%) IBM
5 2 (20.00%) DHCP
5 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (20.00%) VoIP
5 2 (20.00%) Linux
5 2 (20.00%) NetApp

Cisco
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester 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 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) Firewall
2 4 (40.00%) MPLS
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (30.00%) LAN
3 3 (30.00%) SAN
3 3 (30.00%) VLAN
3 3 (30.00%) VPN
3 3 (30.00%) WAN
4 2 (20.00%) Broadband
4 2 (20.00%) DHCP
4 2 (20.00%) DNS
4 2 (20.00%) EIGRP
4 2 (20.00%) HSRP
4 2 (20.00%) Internet
4 2 (20.00%) OSPF
4 2 (20.00%) Software-Defined Networking
4 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (20.00%) Unified Communications
4 2 (20.00%) VoIP
4 2 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Administrator
1 2 (20.00%) Consultant
1 2 (20.00%) Data Administrator
1 2 (20.00%) Data Network Administrator
1 2 (20.00%) Network Administrator
1 2 (20.00%) Network Consultant
1 2 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) IT Support
2 1 (10.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Linux Server Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) SAN Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (20.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
1 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (20.00%) Linux
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (10.00%) Data ONTAP
4 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (10.00%) Unix
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (20.00%) Project Management
1 2 (20.00%) Six Sigma
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) ITSM
2 1 (10.00%) Patch Management
2 1 (10.00%) SOA
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) CCNA
1 2 (20.00%) CCNP
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) VMware
2 4 (40.00%) HP
3 2 (20.00%) Aruba
3 2 (20.00%) Avaya
3 2 (20.00%) Dell
3 2 (20.00%) IBM
3 2 (20.00%) Juniper
3 2 (20.00%) Meraki
3 2 (20.00%) NetApp
3 2 (20.00%) Palo Alto
3 2 (20.00%) Riverbed
3 2 (20.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (10.00%) Citrix
4 1 (10.00%) EMC
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle
4 1 (10.00%) Red Hat