Period
to 21 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 21 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
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 47 52
Rank change year-on-year -4 +5 -10
Contract jobs citing Cisco 13 10 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 2.29% 1.89% 2.49%
As % of the Vendors category 5.14% 4.03% 5.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 6
Leicestershire median daily rate £225 £288 £215
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.74% +33.72% -32.81%
10th Percentile £157 £183 £180
90th Percentile £263 £405 £378
East Midlands median daily rate £350 £350 £305
% change year-on-year - +14.75% -9.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 4
Leicestershire median hourly rate £24.00 £11.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +108.70% -48.89% -2.17%
10th Percentile £14.00 £10.75 £16.35
90th Percentile £30.00 £12.25 £23.75
East Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £17.75
% change year-on-year +25.00% +12.68% -11.25%

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 Leicestershire.

All Vendors
Leicestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 253 248 253
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 44.54% 46.97% 48.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 169 120
Leicestershire median daily rate £320 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.67% +15.38% -7.14%
10th Percentile £188 £102 £119
90th Percentile £525 £511 £476
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 18 28
Leicestershire median hourly rate £14.95 £14.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.79% +3.70% -32.50%
10th Percentile £9.75 £10.13 £10.70
90th Percentile £44.38 £38.75 £41.38
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £14.00

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco in Leicestershire

Cisco
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco in Leicestershire

Cisco
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco in Leicestershire

Cisco
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco in Leicestershire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Cisco in Leicestershire

Cisco
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the Leicestershire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +2 8 £165 -57.42% 4
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - 1 - - 1
Cisco
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
3 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 5 (38.46%) CCNP
3 5 (38.46%) CCNA
3 5 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (38.46%) ITIL
3 5 (38.46%) Firewall
4 4 (30.77%) Office 365
4 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (30.77%) Patch Management
4 4 (30.77%) SQL
4 4 (30.77%) Migration
4 4 (30.77%) VMware
5 3 (23.08%) .NET
5 3 (23.08%) IIS
5 3 (23.08%) LAN
5 3 (23.08%) WAN
5 3 (23.08%) SAN
5 3 (23.08%) NetApp
5 3 (23.08%) HP
5 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
5 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
5 3 (23.08%) Skype
5 3 (23.08%) Windows 8
5 3 (23.08%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (23.08%) Skype for Business
5 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
5 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure

Cisco
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 3 (23.08%) IIS
1 3 (23.08%) Skype for Business
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) Office 365
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (7.69%) G Suite
3 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) Firewall
2 3 (23.08%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (23.08%) LAN
2 3 (23.08%) SAN
2 3 (23.08%) Skype
2 3 (23.08%) WAN
3 2 (15.38%) DHCP
3 2 (15.38%) DNS
3 2 (15.38%) MPLS
3 2 (15.38%) Software-Defined Networking
3 2 (15.38%) Unified Communications
3 2 (15.38%) VLAN
3 2 (15.38%) VoIP
4 1 (7.69%) Broadband
4 1 (7.69%) EIGRP
4 1 (7.69%) IP Telephony
4 1 (7.69%) OSPF
4 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
4 1 (7.69%) VPN
4 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Network Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Data Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Data Network Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Network Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Network Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Server Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Service Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
3 2 (15.38%) Driving Licence
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Licensing
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
3 3 (23.08%) Windows 8
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (7.69%) Android
5 1 (7.69%) Data ONTAP
5 1 (7.69%) Linux
5 1 (7.69%) Unix
5 1 (7.69%) Windows 10
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) ITIL
2 4 (30.77%) Migration
2 4 (30.77%) Patch Management
3 2 (15.38%) Project Management
3 2 (15.38%) Six Sigma
4 1 (7.69%) Asset Management
4 1 (7.69%) Content Management
4 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
4 1 (7.69%) ITSM
4 1 (7.69%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Service Management
4 1 (7.69%) Software Licensing
4 1 (7.69%) Threat Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) CCNA
1 5 (38.46%) CCNP
1 5 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (15.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (7.69%) MCP
3 1 (7.69%) MCTS
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) BitLocker
2 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) VMware
3 3 (23.08%) HP
3 3 (23.08%) NetApp
4 2 (15.38%) Aruba
4 2 (15.38%) Avaya
4 2 (15.38%) Dell
4 2 (15.38%) Meraki
4 2 (15.38%) SolarWinds
5 1 (7.69%) Citrix
5 1 (7.69%) EMC
5 1 (7.69%) Google
5 1 (7.69%) IBM
5 1 (7.69%) Juniper
5 1 (7.69%) Northgate
5 1 (7.69%) Palo Alto
5 1 (7.69%) Riverbed
5 1 (7.69%) SAP