The median contractor rate for a Cisco Network Engineer was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Network Engineer
England / London
Rank 348 367 339
Rank change year-on-year +19 -28  
Contract jobs requiring a Cisco Network Engineer 54 52 70
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.28% 0.24% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.25% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 29 59
Median daily rate £425 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.43% -2.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £463 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £340 £300
% change year-on-year -0.73% +13.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £35.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year -43.26% +41.00%  

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 18217 20900 19829
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.84% 95.03% 94.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 12944 14975 13682
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £643 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 235 282 362
Median hourly rate £23.00 £17.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.29% -12.82%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.57 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Cisco Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Network Engineer in London

Cisco Network Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Network Engineer in London

Cisco Network Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Network Engineer in London over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco Network Engineer in London

Cisco Network Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco Network Engineer in London

Cisco Network 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 Network Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 23 March 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 +8 6 £429 +17.46% 5
Croydon - 1 £450 -
New Malden - 1 - -
Hillingdon - 1 £315 -
Cisco Network Engineer
England

Cisco Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, Cisco Network 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 Network Engineer in the job title.

1 113 (100.00%) Cisco
2 68 (60.18%) Firewall
2 68 (60.18%) Cisco Certification
3 60 (53.10%) CCNP
4 46 (40.71%) Juniper
4 46 (40.71%) CheckPoint
5 38 (33.63%) WAN
6 34 (30.09%) LAN
7 33 (29.20%) Wireless
7 33 (29.20%) Palo Alto
8 32 (28.32%) CCNA
8 32 (28.32%) Cisco ASA
9 31 (27.43%) F5
10 30 (26.55%) BGP
11 29 (25.66%) MPLS
11 29 (25.66%) Finance
12 28 (24.78%) TCP/IP
13 27 (23.89%) OSPF
13 27 (23.89%) Network Security
14 26 (23.01%) Data Centre
15 22 (19.47%) Cisco Nexus
16 18 (15.93%) VPN
17 17 (15.04%) EIGRP
18 16 (14.16%) Wi-Fi
18 16 (14.16%) DNS
18 16 (14.16%) SolarWinds
19 15 (13.27%) VLAN
19 15 (13.27%) Banking
19 15 (13.27%) ITIL
19 15 (13.27%) Windows

Cisco Network Engineer Skill Set
Top Related 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 1 (0.88%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (3.54%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.65%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.42%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.54%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (2.65%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.88%) Office 365
4 1 (0.88%) PaaS
4 1 (0.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 68 (60.18%) Firewall
2 38 (33.63%) WAN
3 34 (30.09%) LAN
4 33 (29.20%) Wireless
5 32 (28.32%) Cisco ASA
6 30 (26.55%) BGP
7 29 (25.66%) MPLS
8 28 (24.78%) TCP/IP
9 27 (23.89%) Network Security
9 27 (23.89%) OSPF
10 22 (19.47%) Cisco Nexus
11 18 (15.93%) VPN
12 17 (15.04%) EIGRP
13 16 (14.16%) DNS
13 16 (14.16%) Wi-Fi
14 15 (13.27%) VLAN
15 14 (12.39%) Cisco IOS
16 11 (9.73%) DHCP
16 11 (9.73%) Ethernet
16 11 (9.73%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.88%) JIRA
General
1 29 (25.66%) Finance
2 15 (13.27%) Banking
3 4 (3.54%) Manufacturing
3 4 (3.54%) Retail
4 3 (2.65%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.77%) Corporate Banking
5 2 (1.77%) Law
5 2 (1.77%) Multimedia
5 2 (1.77%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.88%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.88%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (11.50%) 802.1X
2 3 (2.65%) Web Services
3 1 (0.88%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (23.01%) Data Centre
2 10 (8.85%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.54%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.77%) PKI
4 2 (1.77%) RSA SecurID
4 2 (1.77%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.88%) Clustering
5 1 (0.88%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.88%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.88%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 15 (13.27%) Windows
2 11 (9.73%) Linux
3 10 (8.85%) Windows Server
3 10 (8.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (6.19%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (5.31%) SUSE
6 4 (3.54%) Unix
7 3 (2.65%) Mac OS X
7 3 (2.65%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.77%) Windows 10
8 2 (1.77%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.88%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (13.27%) ITIL
2 14 (12.39%) Network Management
3 9 (7.96%) Network Design
4 8 (7.08%) Network Architecture
4 8 (7.08%) Network Monitoring
5 7 (6.19%) Migration
6 6 (5.31%) High Availability
6 6 (5.31%) Load Balancing
7 5 (4.42%) Change Management
7 5 (4.42%) Kalman Filter
7 5 (4.42%) Project Management
7 5 (4.42%) Service Delivery
8 4 (3.54%) Service Management
9 3 (2.65%) Configuration Management
9 3 (2.65%) Programme Management
10 2 (1.77%) Analytics
10 2 (1.77%) Capacity Management
10 2 (1.77%) Incident Management
10 2 (1.77%) Requirements Management
10 2 (1.77%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (6.19%) SQL
2 3 (2.65%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.77%) VBScript
4 1 (0.88%) C
Qualifications
1 68 (60.18%) Cisco Certification
2 60 (53.10%) CCNP
3 32 (28.32%) CCNA
4 12 (10.62%) CCIE
5 8 (7.08%) CCVP
5 8 (7.08%) JNCIP
6 7 (6.19%) Security Cleared
7 6 (5.31%) CCDA
7 6 (5.31%) JNCIA
7 6 (5.31%) JNCIS
8 5 (4.42%) SC Cleared
9 3 (2.65%) CCSE
10 2 (1.77%) CCSA
10 2 (1.77%) CISSP
10 2 (1.77%) Degree
10 2 (1.77%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.77%) MCSE
10 2 (1.77%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.88%) MCP
11 1 (0.88%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (0.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (6.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (5.31%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (3.54%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.54%) ProxySG
4 2 (1.77%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.77%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.88%) Firmware
5 1 (0.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (9.73%) FortiGate
2 8 (7.08%) Cisco Prime
3 7 (6.19%) Cisco CUCM
4 6 (5.31%) Cisco UCCX
5 5 (4.42%) Cisco UCCE
6 2 (1.77%) Cacti
6 2 (1.77%) Forum Sentry
6 2 (1.77%) Nagios
7 1 (0.88%) AppManager
7 1 (0.88%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.88%) OpenView
7 1 (0.88%) Pingdom
7 1 (0.88%) SCCM
7 1 (0.88%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 113 (100.00%) Cisco
2 46 (40.71%) CheckPoint
2 46 (40.71%) Juniper
3 33 (29.20%) Palo Alto
4 31 (27.43%) F5
5 16 (14.16%) SolarWinds
6 10 (8.85%) VMware
7 9 (7.96%) Aruba
7 9 (7.96%) Blue Coat
8 7 (6.19%) Fortinet
8 7 (6.19%) NetScout
8 7 (6.19%) Red Hat
9 6 (5.31%) Dell
9 6 (5.31%) Meraki
10 5 (4.42%) Riverbed
11 4 (3.54%) HP
11 4 (3.54%) Red Box
12 3 (2.65%) Forcepoint
12 3 (2.65%) Microsoft
13 2 (1.77%) Reuters
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