The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Luton with a requirement for Cisco Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 June 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.

Cisco Certification
Bedfordshire / Luton
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 23 -
Rank change year-on-year -4 -  
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 1.89% 0.69% -
As % of the Qualifications category 13.64% 6.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £346
% change year-on-year +10.71% +1.08%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.93 £35.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -8.78% +75.00%  

Cisco Certification is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Luton.

Academic & Professional Certification
Luton
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 22 15 24
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Luton 13.84% 10.42% 17.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 9 18
Median daily rate £425 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.84% +8.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £338 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £585 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £50.78 £51.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -1.01%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £24.12
% change year-on-year +10.00% +24.37%  

Cisco Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Luton citing Cisco Certification as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Certification in Luton

Cisco Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Certification in Luton

Cisco Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco Certification in Luton

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Certification 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 Luton region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) CCIE
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) Web Filtering
2 2 (66.67%) Virgin Media
2 2 (66.67%) CCIE Security
2 2 (66.67%) HP APS
2 2 (66.67%) Security Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) Skype for Business
2 2 (66.67%) High Availability
2 2 (66.67%) NetScaler
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (66.67%) Business Transformation
2 2 (66.67%) FortiGate
2 2 (66.67%) Trustwave
2 2 (66.67%) Meru Networks
2 2 (66.67%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (66.67%) Skype
2 2 (66.67%) Converged Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) CMMI
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) Business Continuity
2 2 (66.67%) Zachman Framework

Cisco Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton 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 2 (66.67%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) BGP
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (66.67%) EIGRP
2 2 (66.67%) NetScaler
2 2 (66.67%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) Skype
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) TACACS
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Network Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Business Continuity
1 2 (66.67%) Business Transformation
1 2 (66.67%) CMMI
1 2 (66.67%) Converged Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (66.67%) High Availability
1 2 (66.67%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
1 2 (66.67%) Security Architecture
1 2 (66.67%) TOGAF
1 2 (66.67%) Web Filtering
1 2 (66.67%) Zachman Framework
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCIE
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
2 2 (66.67%) CCIE Security
2 2 (66.67%) HP APS
3 1 (33.33%) CCSA
3 1 (33.33%) CCSE
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Avaya
2 2 (66.67%) Fortinet
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Meru Networks
2 2 (66.67%) Trustwave
2 2 (66.67%) Virgin Media
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Blue Coat
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) F5
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) Nokia