Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 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 18 November 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Cisco Systems, Inc.

Cisco
South East > Middlesex
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 15 23
Rank change year-on-year -15 +8 +9
Contract jobs citing Cisco 5 28 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 1.94% 7.78% 3.93%
As % of the Vendors category 3.94% 15.64% 7.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 30 7
Middlesex median daily rate £300 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -29.41% -5.56% -10.00%
10th Percentile £265 £308 £284
90th Percentile £337 £476 £538
South East median daily rate £379 £400 £363
% change year-on-year -5.38% +10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Middlesex median hourly rate - - £35.00
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £34.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year -26.47% +18.26% +53.33%

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 Middlesex.

All Vendors
Middlesex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 127 179 178
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 49.22% 49.72% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 94 90
Middlesex median daily rate £425 £406 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.62% +2.59% -1.31%
10th Percentile £278 £313 £263
90th Percentile £564 £528 £494
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.23% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 7
Middlesex median hourly rate - £37.50 £28.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +33.33% +11.03%
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £15.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +9.68% -13.89% +14.43%

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in Middlesex

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco in Middlesex

Cisco
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco in Middlesex

Cisco
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 3 (60.00%) LAN
1 3 (60.00%) WAN
1 3 (60.00%) CCNP
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (40.00%) Juniper
2 2 (40.00%) Internet
2 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) WLAN
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Handset
3 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (20.00%) Mitel
3 1 (20.00%) STB
3 1 (20.00%) VLAN
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (20.00%) Mac OS
3 1 (20.00%) Video on Demand
3 1 (20.00%) Network Management
3 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (20.00%) Spanning Tree
3 1 (20.00%) TrustSec
3 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (20.00%) 802.1X
3 1 (20.00%) Palo Alto
3 1 (20.00%) Presales

Cisco
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 3 (60.00%) LAN
1 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) Internet
2 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) WLAN
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (20.00%) DVB
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) LDAP
3 1 (20.00%) SNMP
3 1 (20.00%) Spanning Tree
3 1 (20.00%) VLAN
3 1 (20.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Support
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Field Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Field Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Presales Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (20.00%) Handset
1 1 (20.00%) STB
1 1 (20.00%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Mac OS
2 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Customer-Centricity
1 1 (20.00%) DRM
1 1 (20.00%) Migration
1 1 (20.00%) Network Management
1 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (20.00%) Presales
1 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (20.00%) Project Management
1 1 (20.00%) Resource Allocation
1 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CCNP
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) CCDP
2 1 (20.00%) CCIE
2 1 (20.00%) CCNA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (20.00%) Stealthwatch
1 1 (20.00%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Juniper
2 1 (20.00%) CA
2 1 (20.00%) Mitel
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Palo Alto