Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 51 50
Rank change year-on-year +17 -1 -10
Contract jobs citing Cisco 31 23 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 4.52% 2.47% 2.15%
As % of the Vendors category 11.31% 5.61% 6.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 19 16
Northamptonshire median daily rate £339 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.21% +7.69% -18.75%
10th Percentile £150 £309 £140
90th Percentile £503 £460 £407
East Midlands median daily rate £350 £350 £313
% change year-on-year - +12.00% -7.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - £13.63 -
East Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £17.75
% change year-on-year +25.00% +12.68% -11.25%

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 Northamptonshire.

All Vendors
Northamptonshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 274 410 283
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 39.94% 44.04% 35.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 293 176
Northamptonshire median daily rate £400 £400 £404
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -0.87% +0.88%
10th Percentile £203 £225 £229
90th Percentile £538 £575 £570
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 17 14
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £11.09 £11.75 £17.76
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.66% -33.84% +18.40%
10th Percentile £10.08 £10.42 £10.50
90th Percentile £11.44 £29.88 £18.52
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £14.00

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco in Northamptonshire

Cisco
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco in Northamptonshire

Cisco
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco in Northamptonshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco in Northamptonshire

Cisco
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco in Northamptonshire

Cisco
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +16 24 £325 -7.14%
Cisco
East Midlands

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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 24 (77.42%) Microsoft
2 21 (67.74%) ITIL
3 19 (61.29%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (58.06%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (54.84%) VMware
6 16 (51.61%) Unified Communications
7 15 (48.39%) Disaster Recovery
7 15 (48.39%) Desktop Virtualisation
8 14 (45.16%) Data Loss Prevention
8 14 (45.16%) Automotive
8 14 (45.16%) ITIL V3
9 13 (41.94%) Windows
10 12 (38.71%) ERP
10 12 (38.71%) PLM
11 11 (35.48%) Degree
11 11 (35.48%) SDLC
11 11 (35.48%) MCSE
11 11 (35.48%) CCNA
12 10 (32.26%) Data Centre
13 9 (29.03%) Active Directory
13 9 (29.03%) PRINCE2
13 9 (29.03%) Project Management
13 9 (29.03%) VMware Infrastructure
14 8 (25.81%) Data Protection
14 8 (25.81%) VCAP
14 8 (25.81%) HP
15 7 (22.58%) CCIE
15 7 (22.58%) MCP
15 7 (22.58%) LAN
15 7 (22.58%) WAN

Cisco
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 5 (16.13%) MS Exchange
2 4 (12.90%) Apache
2 4 (12.90%) Tomcat
3 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.45%) Skype for Business
4 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (12.90%) G Suite
2 2 (6.45%) Office 365
3 1 (3.23%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (51.61%) Unified Communications
2 7 (22.58%) Firewall
2 7 (22.58%) LAN
2 7 (22.58%) WAN
3 4 (12.90%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (9.68%) SAN
5 2 (6.45%) Skype
5 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
5 2 (6.45%) VoIP
5 2 (6.45%) Wireless
6 1 (3.23%) BGP
6 1 (3.23%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (3.23%) DHCP
6 1 (3.23%) DNS
6 1 (3.23%) ICMP
6 1 (3.23%) Internet
6 1 (3.23%) NAS
6 1 (3.23%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) MySQL
General
1 14 (45.16%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) IT Support
2 7 (22.58%) 3rd Line Support
2 7 (22.58%) IT Engineer
3 6 (19.35%) Support Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) IT Support Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) Service Desk Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Designer
5 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Designer
6 3 (9.68%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Architect
7 2 (6.45%) Network Communications Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Unified Communications Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Consultant
8 1 (3.23%) Network Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Systems Administrator
8 1 (3.23%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 10 (32.26%) Data Centre
2 7 (22.58%) Clustering
3 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.23%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (3.23%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.23%) EMC VNX
4 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (3.23%) NHS
4 1 (3.23%) PKI
4 1 (3.23%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (3.23%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 13 (41.94%) Windows
2 7 (22.58%) Windows Server
3 2 (6.45%) Linux
4 1 (3.23%) Windows 10
4 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.23%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (67.74%) ITIL
2 15 (48.39%) Desktop Virtualisation
2 15 (48.39%) Disaster Recovery
3 14 (45.16%) Data Loss Prevention
3 14 (45.16%) ITIL V3
4 12 (38.71%) ERP
4 12 (38.71%) PLM
5 11 (35.48%) SDLC
6 9 (29.03%) PRINCE2
6 9 (29.03%) Project Management
7 8 (25.81%) Data Protection
8 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (22.58%) Asset Management
8 7 (22.58%) High Availability
9 4 (12.90%) Open Source
9 4 (12.90%) Translating Business Requirements
10 3 (9.68%) Change Management
10 3 (9.68%) Information Security
10 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Monitoring
10 3 (9.68%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.90%) Java
Qualifications
1 19 (61.29%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (58.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (35.48%) CCNA
3 11 (35.48%) Degree
3 11 (35.48%) MCSE
4 8 (25.81%) VCAP
5 7 (22.58%) CCIE
5 7 (22.58%) MCP
6 5 (16.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (6.45%) CCNP
8 1 (3.23%) CNE
8 1 (3.23%) MCSA
8 1 (3.23%) Novell Certification
8 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
8 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (29.03%) Active Directory
1 9 (29.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (9.68%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.23%) vCloud
3 1 (3.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (19.35%) SCCM
2 3 (9.68%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (9.68%) SCOM
3 1 (3.23%) NetBackup
3 1 (3.23%) OVSD
Vendors
1 24 (77.42%) Microsoft
2 17 (54.84%) VMware
3 8 (25.81%) HP
4 7 (22.58%) NetApp
5 4 (12.90%) Google
6 3 (9.68%) CheckPoint
7 2 (6.45%) AppSense
8 1 (3.23%) Aerohive Networks
8 1 (3.23%) Dell
8 1 (3.23%) EMC
8 1 (3.23%) LANDesk
8 1 (3.23%) Palo Alto
8 1 (3.23%) Zerto