The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Middlesex with a requirement for Cisco IOS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cisco IOS over the 3 months to 28 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 IOS
South East / Middlesex
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 - 23
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Cisco IOS 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 1.00% - 0.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.00% - 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £265
UK excluding London median daily rate £349 £373 £338
% change year-on-year -6.30% +10.37%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £19.00 £41.29
% change year-on-year +71.05% -53.98%  

Cisco IOS is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Middlesex with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Middlesex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 10 26 28
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 10.00% 14.53% 15.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 28 24
Median daily rate £405 £413 £185
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.81% +122.97%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £300 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £575 £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +2.73% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 5
Median hourly rate £43.00 £45.25 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.97% +262.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £43.33 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £48.28 £29.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £31.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year -12.69% +34.04%  

Cisco IOS
Job Vacancy Trend in Middlesex

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco IOS in Middlesex

Cisco IOS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco IOS in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco IOS 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for Cisco IOS.

1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) Mac OS
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Software Licensing

Cisco IOS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Middlesex 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 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) Spanning Tree
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Design Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Design Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) LAN Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) LAN/WAN Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Network Design Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (50.00%) Software Licensing
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) Palo Alto