The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for Cisco Nexus skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cisco Nexus over the 3 months to 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Nexus
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 54 67 65
Rank change year-on-year +13 -2  
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 17 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 2.30% 0.27% 0.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.18% 1.60% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 2
Median daily rate £525 £400 £453
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.25% -11.60%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £371
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £400 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £400
% change year-on-year -1.31% -5.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.38 £43.00 £19.75
% change year-on-year -36.32% +117.72%  

Cisco Nexus 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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 167 125 162
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 22.60% 16.87% 18.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 52 63
Median daily rate £438 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.37% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £14.20 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.95 £37.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -35.27% +34.54%  

Cisco Nexus
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes citing Cisco Nexus as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Nexus in Milton Keynes

Cisco Nexus
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Nexus in Milton Keynes

Cisco Nexus
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Nexus in Milton Keynes over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco Nexus in Milton Keynes

Cisco Nexus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Nexus 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Cisco Nexus.

1 33 (100.00%) Cisco
2 27 (81.82%) F5
3 25 (75.76%) Security Cleared
4 20 (60.61%) CCNP
4 20 (60.61%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (48.48%) Cisco ASA
5 16 (48.48%) SC Cleared
6 15 (45.45%) VPN
7 12 (36.36%) CCNA
7 12 (36.36%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 11 (33.33%) Load Balancing
9 10 (30.30%) BIG-IP
9 10 (30.30%) OSPF
9 10 (30.30%) BGP
9 10 (30.30%) Palo Alto
10 9 (27.27%) DevOps
10 9 (27.27%) GPG13
10 9 (27.27%) Protective Monitoring
10 9 (27.27%) AppDNA
10 9 (27.27%) DV Cleared
10 9 (27.27%) Fat Client
10 9 (27.27%) XenApp
10 9 (27.27%) XenDesktop
10 9 (27.27%) Citrix
10 9 (27.27%) Thin Client
10 9 (27.27%) Microsoft
10 9 (27.27%) WAN
10 9 (27.27%) Microsoft App-V
10 9 (27.27%) AppSense
11 8 (24.24%) Wireless

Cisco Nexus
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (12.12%) SharePoint
1 4 (12.12%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 16 (48.48%) Cisco ASA
2 15 (45.45%) VPN
3 12 (36.36%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 10 (30.30%) BGP
4 10 (30.30%) BIG-IP
4 10 (30.30%) OSPF
5 9 (27.27%) WAN
6 8 (24.24%) EIGRP
6 8 (24.24%) FCoE
6 8 (24.24%) Fibre Channel
6 8 (24.24%) Wireless
7 7 (21.21%) Network Security
8 6 (18.18%) Firewall
9 5 (15.15%) LAN
10 4 (12.12%) Cisco PIX
10 4 (12.12%) SAN
10 4 (12.12%) Skype
11 3 (9.09%) MPLS
11 3 (9.09%) Spanning Tree
11 3 (9.09%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 14 (42.42%) Architect
2 8 (24.24%) Enterprise Architect
3 7 (21.21%) Consultant
4 6 (18.18%) Network Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Cisco Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Network Security Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Security Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Design Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Network Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Network Consultant
6 3 (9.09%) Principal Consultant
6 3 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Senior Network Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Network Architect
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Architect
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Design Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) Fat Client
1 9 (27.27%) Thin Client
2 8 (24.24%) Data Centre
3 4 (12.12%) Private Cloud
4 1 (3.03%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) Windows
1 4 (12.12%) Windows 10
1 4 (12.12%) Windows 8
1 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 9 (27.27%) DevOps
2 9 (27.27%) Protective Monitoring
3 4 (12.12%) Analytics
3 4 (12.12%) Converged Infrastructure
3 4 (12.12%) ITIL
4 3 (9.09%) ITIL V3
4 3 (9.09%) Network Design
5 2 (6.06%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.03%) Change Control
6 1 (3.03%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 25 (75.76%) Security Cleared
2 20 (60.61%) CCNP
2 20 (60.61%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (48.48%) SC Cleared
4 12 (36.36%) CCNA
5 9 (27.27%) DV Cleared
6 5 (15.15%) CCIE
7 4 (12.12%) MCSA
7 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (3.03%) CCDA
8 1 (3.03%) CCDP
8 1 (3.03%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (27.27%) GPG13
System Software
1 9 (27.27%) Microsoft App-V
1 9 (27.27%) XenApp
1 9 (27.27%) XenDesktop
2 4 (12.12%) Active Directory
2 4 (12.12%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (27.27%) AppDNA
2 3 (9.09%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 33 (100.00%) Cisco
2 27 (81.82%) F5
3 10 (30.30%) Palo Alto
4 9 (27.27%) AppSense
4 9 (27.27%) Citrix
4 9 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 6 (18.18%) CheckPoint
6 5 (15.15%) Aruba
7 4 (12.12%) Juniper
8 1 (3.03%) Aerohive Networks
8 1 (3.03%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 1 (3.03%) Brocade
8 1 (3.03%) Nokia
8 1 (3.03%) Remedy
8 1 (3.03%) Riverbed
8 1 (3.03%) Tufin