The median contractor rate for a Cisco Network Engineer was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 29 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 Network Engineer
England / London
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 355 368 340
Rank change year-on-year +13 -28  
Contract jobs requiring a Cisco Network Engineer 72 64 96
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.35% 0.30% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.31% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 51 73
Median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £299 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £28.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £26.25 £34.33
% change year-on-year - -23.54%  

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 19728 20608 22170
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.90% 95.25% 94.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 49226 53698 57849
Median daily rate £500 £463 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.10% +5.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £283 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £640 £631
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £365
% change year-on-year +1.01% +8.49%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 773 758 1434
Median hourly rate £19.82 £17.75 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.66% -6.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.18 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £44.95 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

Cisco Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured Cisco Network Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

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 29 June 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 29 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 -8 9 £425 - 4
Feltham +8 2 - -
New Malden - 1 - -
Hillingdon - 1 £375 -
Enfield - 1 - -
Cisco Network Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 June 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.

1 129 (100.00%) Cisco
2 74 (57.36%) Firewall
3 68 (52.71%) Cisco Certification
4 52 (40.31%) CCNP
5 43 (33.33%) LAN
6 42 (32.56%) WAN
6 42 (32.56%) Cisco ASA
7 40 (31.01%) Cisco Nexus
7 40 (31.01%) Data Centre
8 39 (30.23%) Wireless
9 33 (25.58%) CheckPoint
10 32 (24.81%) Palo Alto
11 29 (22.48%) Juniper
12 28 (21.71%) Finance
13 27 (20.93%) F5
14 26 (20.16%) CCNA
15 24 (18.60%) CCIE
15 24 (18.60%) MPLS
16 23 (17.83%) BGP
16 23 (17.83%) SolarWinds
17 22 (17.05%) Wi-Fi
17 22 (17.05%) 802.1X
18 21 (16.28%) VPN
19 20 (15.50%) DNS
19 20 (15.50%) TCP/IP
19 20 (15.50%) Cisco Prime
19 20 (15.50%) OSPF
20 19 (14.73%) Network Security
21 17 (13.18%) EIGRP
22 16 (12.40%) Banking

Cisco Network 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 8 (6.20%) Skype for Business
2 2 (1.55%) CMS
3 1 (0.78%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (1.55%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.88%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.55%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.78%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.78%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.78%) Office 365
4 1 (0.78%) PaaS
4 1 (0.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 74 (57.36%) Firewall
2 43 (33.33%) LAN
3 42 (32.56%) Cisco ASA
3 42 (32.56%) WAN
4 40 (31.01%) Cisco Nexus
5 39 (30.23%) Wireless
6 24 (18.60%) MPLS
7 23 (17.83%) BGP
8 22 (17.05%) Wi-Fi
9 21 (16.28%) VPN
10 20 (15.50%) DNS
10 20 (15.50%) OSPF
10 20 (15.50%) TCP/IP
11 19 (14.73%) Network Security
12 17 (13.18%) EIGRP
13 15 (11.63%) Cisco IOS
14 12 (9.30%) VoIP
14 12 (9.30%) WLAN
15 11 (8.53%) VLAN
16 10 (7.75%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (5.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.78%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 28 (21.71%) Finance
2 16 (12.40%) Banking
3 5 (3.88%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.10%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.33%) Retail
6 2 (1.55%) Law
6 2 (1.55%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.55%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.78%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.78%) Local Government
7 1 (0.78%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (17.05%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.78%) Middleware
2 1 (0.78%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 40 (31.01%) Data Centre
2 10 (7.75%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (5.43%) BYOD
4 6 (4.65%) Driving Licence
5 3 (2.33%) Clustering
5 3 (2.33%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.55%) PKI
7 1 (0.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.78%) IVR
7 1 (0.78%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.78%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (7.75%) Linux
2 9 (6.98%) Windows
3 6 (4.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (3.10%) Windows Server
5 3 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.55%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.55%) SUSE
7 1 (0.78%) Unix
7 1 (0.78%) VMS
7 1 (0.78%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.78%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (10.85%) High Availability
1 14 (10.85%) Network Design
2 13 (10.08%) Network Monitoring
3 12 (9.30%) ITIL
4 8 (6.20%) Load Balancing
4 8 (6.20%) Migration
5 5 (3.88%) Network Management
6 4 (3.10%) Change Control
6 4 (3.10%) Change Management
6 4 (3.10%) Project Management
7 3 (2.33%) Capacity Management
7 3 (2.33%) Problem Management
7 3 (2.33%) Service Delivery
7 3 (2.33%) Service Management
8 2 (1.55%) Algorithmic Trading
8 2 (1.55%) Data Protection
8 2 (1.55%) Network Architecture
8 2 (1.55%) Programme Management
8 2 (1.55%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (1.55%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.10%) C
2 3 (2.33%) PowerShell
2 3 (2.33%) SQL
3 2 (1.55%) Bash Shell
3 2 (1.55%) Perl
3 2 (1.55%) Python
3 2 (1.55%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 68 (52.71%) Cisco Certification
2 52 (40.31%) CCNP
3 26 (20.16%) CCNA
4 24 (18.60%) CCIE
5 7 (5.43%) SC Cleared
5 7 (5.43%) Security Cleared
6 4 (3.10%) CCSE
7 3 (2.33%) CCDA
7 3 (2.33%) CCVP
7 3 (2.33%) Check Point Certification
7 3 (2.33%) Degree
7 3 (2.33%) JNCIP
7 3 (2.33%) JNCIS
8 2 (1.55%) CCSA
8 2 (1.55%) JNCIA
8 2 (1.55%) MCSE
8 2 (1.55%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.78%) CCDE
9 1 (0.78%) JNCIE
9 1 (0.78%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (0.78%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (5.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.10%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.33%) ProxySG
3 3 (2.33%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (1.55%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.55%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.78%) Firmware
5 1 (0.78%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 20 (15.50%) Cisco Prime
2 10 (7.75%) FortiGate
3 9 (6.98%) Cacti
4 6 (4.65%) Cisco CUCM
4 6 (4.65%) OpenView
4 6 (4.65%) QRadar
4 6 (4.65%) SolarWinds Orion
5 4 (3.10%) Cisco UCCX
6 3 (2.33%) Cisco UCCE
7 2 (1.55%) Nagios
8 1 (0.78%) AppManager
8 1 (0.78%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.78%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 129 (100.00%) Cisco
2 33 (25.58%) CheckPoint
3 32 (24.81%) Palo Alto
4 29 (22.48%) Juniper
5 27 (20.93%) F5
6 23 (17.83%) SolarWinds
7 12 (9.30%) Microsoft
8 11 (8.53%) Citrix
9 10 (7.75%) Fortinet
9 10 (7.75%) VMware
10 9 (6.98%) HP
11 5 (3.88%) Aruba
11 5 (3.88%) Riverbed
12 4 (3.10%) Blue Coat
12 4 (3.10%) Meraki
12 4 (3.10%) NetScout
12 4 (3.10%) Red Box
13 3 (2.33%) Arista
13 3 (2.33%) Avaya
13 3 (2.33%) Forcepoint
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