The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Cisco Prime skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cisco Prime over the 3 months to 22 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 Prime (formerly Cisco Works)
England / North West
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 135 158 -
Rank change year-on-year +23 -  
Contract jobs citing Cisco Prime 2 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.068% 0.078% -
As % of the Systems Management category 0.63% 0.85% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Median daily rate £218 £1,100 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -80.22% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £355 £300
% change year-on-year -4.92% +18.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £52.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year - +75.00%  

Cisco Prime is in the systems management 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 systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 315 355 343
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 10.75% 9.24% 9.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 184 194
Median daily rate £425 £425 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +16.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £295 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £535 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £439 £400 £377
% change year-on-year +9.75% +5.99%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 5 11
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.25 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.69% +12.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.80 £14.00 £13.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £21.00 £31.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £20.19
% change year-on-year -50.00% +73.39%  

Cisco Prime
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing Cisco Prime as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Prime in the North West

Cisco Prime
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 Prime in the North West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Prime in the North West

Cisco Prime
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 Prime in the North West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco Prime in the North West

Cisco Prime
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Prime within the North West region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +9 1 - - 2
Cheshire - 1 £218 -
Cisco Prime
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Prime 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 North West region with a requirement for Cisco Prime.

1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ISE
2 1 (50.00%) Network Design
2 1 (50.00%) BIG-IP
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless Security
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) DMZ

Cisco Prime
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) BIG-IP
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ISE
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) DMZ
2 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless Security
2 1 (50.00%) WLAN
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Design Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Designer
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Designer
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Network Designer
2 1 (50.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Change Control
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (50.00%) Network Design
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
North West
Venn Group
Rate: £100 - £150 Per Day Umbrella
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £38 - £42 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago