The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Cisco PIX skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cisco PIX over the 3 months to 27 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 PIX
England / North West
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 157 151
Contract jobs citing Cisco PIX 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West - 0.053% 0.055%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.34% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £350 -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £375 £315
% change year-on-year - +19.04%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £51.67
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £51.67

Cisco PIX 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 the North West with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 460 583 469
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 15.62% 15.36% 12.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 327 237
Median daily rate £375 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +15.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +2.73% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 26 43
Median hourly rate £21.00 £14.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -20.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £162.50 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £31.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year -4.76% +31.25%  

Cisco PIX
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco PIX in the North West

Cisco PIX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco PIX in the North West

Cisco PIX
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco PIX in the North West