Period
to 19 January 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Macclesfield 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 19 January 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
Cheshire > Macclesfield
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 17 12
Rank change year-on-year +8 -5 -11
Contract jobs citing Cisco 7 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Macclesfield 12.07% 3.33% 8.16%
As % of the Vendors category 15.91% 4.55% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 2
Macclesfield median daily rate £500 £375 £281
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% +33.33% +56.25%
Cheshire median daily rate £350 £375 £390
% change year-on-year -6.67% -3.85% +6.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Macclesfield median hourly rate £14.50 £21.06 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.16% - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £14.50 £20.00 £21.75
% change year-on-year -27.50% -8.05% +19.97%

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 Macclesfield.

All Vendors
Macclesfield
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 44 66 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Macclesfield 75.86% 73.33% 40.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 42 22
Macclesfield median daily rate £420 £410 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.44% +5.81% +40.91%
10th Percentile £241 £200 £257
90th Percentile £645 £550 £488
Cheshire median daily rate £420 £400 £411
% change year-on-year +5.00% -2.74% +4.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 9 1
Macclesfield median hourly rate £13.00 £19.66 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.88% -21.36% -
Cheshire median hourly rate £13.00 £17.00 £16.84
% change year-on-year -23.53% +0.95% -3.77%

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in Macclesfield

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco in Macclesfield

Cisco
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Macclesfield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco in Macclesfield

Cisco
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Macclesfield

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco 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 Macclesfield region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 4 (57.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
1 4 (57.14%) CCNP
1 4 (57.14%) CCDP
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco IOS
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
2 3 (42.86%) Windows 10
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (42.86%) Android
2 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
2 3 (42.86%) Office 365
2 3 (42.86%) Network Security
2 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) Wireless
2 3 (42.86%) Network Design
2 3 (42.86%) Load Balancing
2 3 (42.86%) Apple
2 3 (42.86%) OSPF
2 3 (42.86%) BGP
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) LAN
2 3 (42.86%) WLAN
2 3 (42.86%) WAN
2 3 (42.86%) DHCP
2 3 (42.86%) DNS
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco ISE

Cisco
Co-occurring IT Skills in Macclesfield 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:

Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco IOS
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) BGP
2 3 (42.86%) DHCP
2 3 (42.86%) DNS
2 3 (42.86%) LAN
2 3 (42.86%) Network Security
2 3 (42.86%) OSPF
2 3 (42.86%) WAN
2 3 (42.86%) Wireless
2 3 (42.86%) WLAN
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco Wireless
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (28.57%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) 2nd Line Support
1 3 (42.86%) 2nd Line Support Technician
1 3 (42.86%) Architect
1 3 (42.86%) Network Architect
1 3 (42.86%) Network Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Android
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) Windows 10
1 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Load Balancing
1 3 (42.86%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) CCDP
1 4 (57.14%) CCNP
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Apple
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft