The median contractor rate for a Cisco Network Engineer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes during the 3 months to 27 March 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 Network Engineer
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 - 70
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Cisco Network Engineer 2 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.27% - 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% - 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £340 £300
% change year-on-year -0.73% +13.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £35.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year -43.26% +28.18%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 687 720 799
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 93.22% 95.74% 95.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 390 397 377
Median daily rate £409 £400 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.12% +12.67%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £288 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 18 18
Median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -18.91%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.00 £11.29
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £22.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Cisco Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes that featured Cisco Network Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Network Engineer in Milton Keynes

Cisco Network Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Network Engineer in Milton Keynes

Cisco Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, Cisco Network 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 Milton Keynes region featuring Cisco Network Engineer in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (50.00%) Network Security
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (50.00%) F5
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (37.50%) Firewall
3 3 (37.50%) Wireless
3 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL
3 3 (37.50%) LAN
3 3 (37.50%) WAN
3 3 (37.50%) VLAN
4 2 (25.00%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) Service Management
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Unified Communications
4 2 (25.00%) VoIP
4 2 (25.00%) CCNP
4 2 (25.00%) Juniper
4 2 (25.00%) OSPF
4 2 (25.00%) BGP
4 2 (25.00%) Project Management
4 2 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco Wireless
5 1 (12.50%) Palo Alto
5 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (12.50%) HP

Cisco Network Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 4 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (50.00%) Network Security
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (37.50%) Firewall
2 3 (37.50%) LAN
2 3 (37.50%) VLAN
2 3 (37.50%) WAN
2 3 (37.50%) Wireless
3 2 (25.00%) BGP
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco Wireless
3 2 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 2 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 2 (25.00%) OSPF
3 2 (25.00%) Unified Communications
3 2 (25.00%) VoIP
4 1 (12.50%) BIG-IP
4 1 (12.50%) DHCP
4 1 (12.50%) DNS
4 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 1 (12.50%) WAAS
General
1 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management
2 2 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (25.00%) CCNP
2 2 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) F5
3 2 (25.00%) Juniper
4 1 (12.50%) Aruba
4 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
4 1 (12.50%) HP
4 1 (12.50%) Palo Alto
4 1 (12.50%) Riverbed
4 1 (12.50%) Tufin