The median contractor rate for a Cisco Engineer was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 24 June 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.

Cisco Engineer
England / London
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 308 339 294
Rank change year-on-year +31 -45  
Contract jobs requiring a Cisco Engineer 104 89 129
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.51% 0.41% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.43% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 69 92
Median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £237 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £530 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £347 £313
% change year-on-year +7.99% +10.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £28.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £34.70 £34.00
% change year-on-year +19.59% +2.05%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 19396 20655 22146
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.88% 95.29% 94.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 13838 14981 15430
Median daily rate £500 £463 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.10% +5.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £601
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 242 228 376
Median hourly rate £19.82 £17.94 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.46% -4.05%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £42.60 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.48 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.14% +9.21%  

Cisco Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Engineer in London

Cisco Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Engineer in London

Cisco Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Engineer in London over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco Engineer in London

Cisco Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco Engineer in London

Cisco Engineer
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
City of London 0 14 £335 -17.53% 1
Feltham +8 4 £375 +78.57%
Hillingdon +1 1 £375 +36.36%
Chessington - 1 £450 -
Enfield - 1 - -
New Malden - 1 - -
Cisco Engineer
England

Cisco Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 London region featuring Cisco Engineer in the job title.

1 182 (100.00%) Cisco
2 93 (51.10%) Cisco Certification
3 78 (42.86%) Firewall
4 67 (36.81%) CCNP
5 48 (26.37%) LAN
6 47 (25.82%) WAN
7 46 (25.27%) Cisco ASA
8 44 (24.18%) Cisco Nexus
9 41 (22.53%) Data Centre
10 40 (21.98%) Finance
11 37 (20.33%) Wireless
12 35 (19.23%) CCNA
13 33 (18.13%) CheckPoint
13 33 (18.13%) Cisco CUCM
14 30 (16.48%) Palo Alto
15 29 (15.93%) Juniper
16 28 (15.38%) F5
17 27 (14.84%) MPLS
18 26 (14.29%) BGP
18 26 (14.29%) CCIE
19 25 (13.74%) TCP/IP
20 24 (13.19%) Cisco UCCX
21 23 (12.64%) SolarWinds
22 22 (12.09%) Wi-Fi
22 22 (12.09%) 802.1X
23 21 (11.54%) DNS
24 20 (10.99%) OSPF
24 20 (10.99%) Banking
25 19 (10.44%) VPN
26 18 (9.89%) Cisco Prime

Cisco Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 12 (6.59%) Skype for Business
2 3 (1.65%) CMS
3 2 (1.10%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (1.10%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (1.10%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.55%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.30%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.65%) Office 365
4 2 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.55%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.55%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.55%) PaaS
5 1 (0.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 78 (42.86%) Firewall
2 48 (26.37%) LAN
3 47 (25.82%) WAN
4 46 (25.27%) Cisco ASA
5 44 (24.18%) Cisco Nexus
6 37 (20.33%) Wireless
7 27 (14.84%) MPLS
8 26 (14.29%) BGP
9 25 (13.74%) TCP/IP
10 22 (12.09%) Wi-Fi
11 21 (11.54%) DNS
12 20 (10.99%) OSPF
13 19 (10.44%) VPN
14 18 (9.89%) EIGRP
14 18 (9.89%) Network Security
14 18 (9.89%) VoIP
15 15 (8.24%) Cisco IOS
16 14 (7.69%) Ethernet
16 14 (7.69%) VLAN
17 10 (5.49%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.10%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (3.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.55%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 40 (21.98%) Finance
2 20 (10.99%) Banking
3 8 (4.40%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.75%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.65%) Law
5 3 (1.65%) Retail
6 2 (1.10%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.10%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.55%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.55%) Local Government
7 1 (0.55%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (12.09%) 802.1X
2 15 (8.24%) XMPP
3 2 (1.10%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 41 (22.53%) Data Centre
2 11 (6.04%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.30%) BYOD
3 6 (3.30%) Driving Licence
4 5 (2.75%) Clustering
4 5 (2.75%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (1.10%) PKI
5 2 (1.10%) VxBlock/Vblock
6 1 (0.55%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.55%) EMC VMAX
6 1 (0.55%) EMC VNX
6 1 (0.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.55%) IVR
6 1 (0.55%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (8.79%) Windows
2 11 (6.04%) Linux
2 11 (6.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (4.95%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (3.85%) Windows Server
5 4 (2.20%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.10%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.10%) SUSE
6 2 (1.10%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.55%) CentOS
7 1 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.55%) Unix
7 1 (0.55%) VMS
7 1 (0.55%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (9.89%) Migration
2 16 (8.79%) High Availability
2 16 (8.79%) ITIL
3 12 (6.59%) Network Design
4 10 (5.49%) Network Monitoring
5 9 (4.95%) Load Balancing
6 7 (3.85%) Change Management
7 6 (3.30%) Project Management
8 5 (2.75%) Network Management
9 4 (2.20%) Change Control
9 4 (2.20%) Service Management
9 4 (2.20%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (1.65%) Capacity Management
10 3 (1.65%) Problem Management
10 3 (1.65%) Service Delivery
11 2 (1.10%) Algorithmic Trading
11 2 (1.10%) ITIL V3
11 2 (1.10%) Root Cause Analysis
11 2 (1.10%) Service Design
11 2 (1.10%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (2.75%) PowerShell
2 4 (2.20%) C
3 3 (1.65%) Python
3 3 (1.65%) SQL
4 2 (1.10%) Bash Shell
4 2 (1.10%) Perl
4 2 (1.10%) VBScript
5 1 (0.55%) C#
Qualifications
1 93 (51.10%) Cisco Certification
2 67 (36.81%) CCNP
3 35 (19.23%) CCNA
4 26 (14.29%) CCIE
5 8 (4.40%) SC Cleared
5 8 (4.40%) Security Cleared
6 7 (3.85%) CCNP Voice
7 6 (3.30%) CCVP
8 4 (2.20%) CCSE
8 4 (2.20%) Degree
8 4 (2.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (1.65%) CCDA
9 3 (1.65%) Check Point Certification
9 3 (1.65%) JNCIP
9 3 (1.65%) JNCIS
9 3 (1.65%) MCSE
9 3 (1.65%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (1.10%) CCSA
10 2 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.10%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (0.55%) QA
1 1 (0.55%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (5.49%) Active Directory
2 9 (4.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.75%) Hyper-V
4 4 (2.20%) vSphere
5 3 (1.65%) ProxySG
5 3 (1.65%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (1.10%) vCloud
6 2 (1.10%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.55%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 33 (18.13%) Cisco CUCM
2 24 (13.19%) Cisco UCCX
3 18 (9.89%) Cisco Prime
4 10 (5.49%) FortiGate
5 8 (4.40%) Cacti
5 8 (4.40%) Cisco UCCE
6 5 (2.75%) OpenView
6 5 (2.75%) QRadar
6 5 (2.75%) SolarWinds Orion
7 2 (1.10%) Nagios
8 1 (0.55%) AppManager
8 1 (0.55%) Cisco IPCC
8 1 (0.55%) EMC VPLEX
8 1 (0.55%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (0.55%) PowerCLI
8 1 (0.55%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.55%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 182 (100.00%) Cisco
2 33 (18.13%) CheckPoint
3 30 (16.48%) Palo Alto
4 29 (15.93%) Juniper
5 28 (15.38%) F5
6 23 (12.64%) SolarWinds
7 18 (9.89%) VMware
8 17 (9.34%) Microsoft
9 13 (7.14%) Citrix
10 12 (6.59%) Fortinet
11 10 (5.49%) HP
12 5 (2.75%) Aruba
12 5 (2.75%) NetApp
13 4 (2.20%) Blue Coat
13 4 (2.20%) Meraki
13 4 (2.20%) NetScout
13 4 (2.20%) NICE Systems
13 4 (2.20%) Polycom
13 4 (2.20%) Red Box
13 4 (2.20%) Riverbed
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