Period
to 17 December 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Luton 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 17 December 2018 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
Bedfordshire > Luton
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 28 28
Rank change year-on-year -4 0 +2
Contract jobs citing Cisco 4 11 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 1.52% 3.65% 3.16%
As % of the Vendors category 3.57% 10.38% 8.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 2
Luton median daily rate £388 £350 £391
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% -10.54% +30.42%
10th Percentile £363 £114 £296
90th Percentile £474 £488 £524
Bedfordshire median daily rate £375 £368 £330
% change year-on-year +2.04% +11.36% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Luton median hourly rate - - £24.50
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - £11.67 £24.50
% change year-on-year - -52.39% -40.61%

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 Luton.

All Vendors
Luton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 112 106 102
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 42.42% 35.22% 35.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 73 60
Luton median daily rate £438 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.78% +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £258 £259 £256
90th Percentile £575 £611 £576
Bedfordshire median daily rate £420 £418 £400
% change year-on-year +0.60% +4.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 7
Luton median hourly rate - £50.78 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +290.62% -48.00%
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £19.00 £11.84 £12.53
% change year-on-year +60.47% -5.47% -64.21%

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco in Luton

Cisco
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco in Luton

Cisco
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco in Luton over the 6 months to 17 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco in Luton

Cisco
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco in Luton

For the 6 months to 17 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Luton region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) CCNP
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) VPN
3 2 (50.00%) Wireless
3 2 (50.00%) Migration
4 1 (25.00%) IP Telephony
4 1 (25.00%) VLAN
4 1 (25.00%) Fortinet
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (25.00%) Replication
4 1 (25.00%) CCNA
4 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (25.00%) SLA
4 1 (25.00%) IPv4
4 1 (25.00%) WLAN
4 1 (25.00%) Python
4 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (25.00%) Avaya
4 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (25.00%) OSPF
4 1 (25.00%) BGP
4 1 (25.00%) EIGRP
4 1 (25.00%) FortiGate
4 1 (25.00%) Low Latency

Cisco
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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 1 (25.00%) AWS Lambda
1 1 (25.00%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) VPN
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) Wireless
4 1 (25.00%) BGP
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (25.00%) EIGRP
4 1 (25.00%) IP Telephony
4 1 (25.00%) IPv4
4 1 (25.00%) OSPF
4 1 (25.00%) VLAN
4 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (25.00%) WLAN
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) High Availability
2 1 (25.00%) Low Latency
2 1 (25.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CCNP
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Avaya
1 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (25.00%) F5
1 1 (25.00%) Fortinet
1 1 (25.00%) Palo Alto
1 1 (25.00%) Ruckus Wireless