Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Cisco Engineer was £380 per day in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 24 November 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 Engineer
North West > Manchester
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 134 139 134
Rank change year-on-year +5 -5 -14
Contract jobs requiring a Cisco Engineer 7 23 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.24% 0.65% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.69% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 14
Manchester median daily rate £380 £350 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% +5.66% +10.42%
10th Percentile £335 £246 £229
90th Percentile £459 £444 £397
North West median daily rate £410 £375 £325
% change year-on-year +9.33% +15.38% +13.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - £25.00 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Manchester
Contract vacancies in Manchester with a recognized job title 2785 3343 3619
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.86% 94.46% 94.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1766 2136 2088
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +11.11%
10th Percentile £233 £238 £225
90th Percentile £575 £538 £525
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 79 144
Manchester median hourly rate £17.22 £14.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.72% -9.38% +8.47%
10th Percentile £11.34 £10.20 £10.58
90th Percentile £41.10 £37.50 £40.00
North West median hourly rate £17.74 £16.11 £20.50
% change year-on-year +10.14% -21.43% +28.13%

Cisco Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Engineer in Manchester

Cisco Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Engineer in Manchester

Cisco Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco Engineer in Manchester

Cisco Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Engineer within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford - 1 - -
Cisco Engineer
North West

Cisco Engineer Skill Set
Top 29 Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, Cisco 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 Manchester region featuring Cisco Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) Firewall
3 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (42.86%) CCNP
5 3 (42.86%) CCNA
5 3 (42.86%) VPN
6 2 (28.57%) Cisco Prime
6 2 (28.57%) LAN
6 2 (28.57%) WAN
6 2 (28.57%) Juniper
6 2 (28.57%) Wireless
6 2 (28.57%) Cisco PIX
6 2 (28.57%) Network Security
7 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
7 1 (14.29%) Riverbed
7 1 (14.29%) WAAS
7 1 (14.29%) F5
7 1 (14.29%) SIEM
7 1 (14.29%) Sonus
7 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
7 1 (14.29%) MPLS
7 1 (14.29%) McAfee
7 1 (14.29%) TACACS
7 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
7 1 (14.29%) PSTN
7 1 (14.29%) WLAN
7 1 (14.29%) Customer Requirements

Cisco Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (42.86%) VPN
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco PIX
4 2 (28.57%) LAN
4 2 (28.57%) Network Security
4 2 (28.57%) WAN
4 2 (28.57%) Wireless
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (14.29%) MPLS
5 1 (14.29%) PSTN
5 1 (14.29%) TACACS
5 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 1 (14.29%) WAAS
5 1 (14.29%) WLAN
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
1 1 (14.29%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (42.86%) CCNA
2 3 (42.86%) CCNP
3 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) Juniper
3 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
3 1 (14.29%) F5
3 1 (14.29%) McAfee
3 1 (14.29%) Riverbed
3 1 (14.29%) Sonus