The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham with a requirement for Cisco ASA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cisco ASA over the 3 months to 24 April 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 Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 49 43
Rank change year-on-year +14 -6  
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 3 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 0.84% 0.20% 1.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.54% 3.85% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Median daily rate £344 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.06% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year - +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £19.88 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.25 £39.00
% change year-on-year -1.23% -48.07%  

Cisco ASA 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 Nottingham with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Nottingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 26 26 49
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 7.28% 5.25% 11.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 11 18
Median daily rate £350 £400 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +15.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £180 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £384 £363 £340
% change year-on-year +5.86% +6.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 5
Median hourly rate £10.75 £14.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.86% +3.57%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.95 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -31.57% +16.66%  

Cisco ASA
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco ASA in Nottingham

Cisco ASA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco ASA in Nottingham

Cisco ASA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco ASA in Nottingham over the 3 months to 24 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco ASA in Nottingham

Cisco ASA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco ASA in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 24 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco ASA 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for Cisco ASA.

1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 4 (66.67%) CCNP
2 4 (66.67%) CCNA
2 4 (66.67%) WAN
2 4 (66.67%) LAN
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) Citrix
3 3 (50.00%) Blue Coat
4 2 (33.33%) IP Telephony
4 2 (33.33%) Software-Defined Networking
4 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 2 (33.33%) Private Cloud
4 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
4 2 (33.33%) Palo Alto
4 2 (33.33%) CCSE
4 2 (33.33%) VXLAN
4 2 (33.33%) Service Design
4 2 (33.33%) Computacenter
4 2 (33.33%) Local Government
4 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
4 2 (33.33%) NGN
4 2 (33.33%) Fault Management
4 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (33.33%) F5

Cisco ASA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham 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 2 (33.33%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) LAN
2 4 (66.67%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) IP Telephony
3 2 (33.33%) NGN
3 2 (33.33%) Software-Defined Networking
3 2 (33.33%) TACACS
3 2 (33.33%) VXLAN
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (16.67%) DNS
4 1 (16.67%) VoIP
4 1 (16.67%) VPN
4 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (16.67%) Wireless
General
1 2 (33.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Network Security Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Security Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Support
3 1 (16.67%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) NOC Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 2 (33.33%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Fault Management
2 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 2 (33.33%) Service Design
3 1 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (66.67%) CCNA
2 4 (66.67%) CCNP
3 2 (33.33%) CCSA
3 2 (33.33%) CCSE
4 1 (16.67%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) vCloud
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) CheckPoint
3 3 (50.00%) Blue Coat
3 3 (50.00%) Citrix
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) Computacenter
4 2 (33.33%) F5
4 2 (33.33%) Juniper
4 2 (33.33%) Nokia
4 2 (33.33%) Palo Alto
5 1 (16.67%) Mitel