The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham with a requirement for Cisco Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 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.

Cisco Certification
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 49 35
Rank change year-on-year +12 -14  
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 6 3 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 1.70% 0.61% 3.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.24% 4.55% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 4
Median daily rate £338 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.62% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £400 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £400 £436
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £19.88 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.38 £20.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +33.56% -8.88%  

Cisco Certification is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham.

Academic & Professional Certification
Nottingham
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 49 66 78
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 13.92% 13.39% 20.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 42 43
Median daily rate £368 £400 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.12% +15.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £215 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £600 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 2
Median hourly rate £19.88 £12.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +65.62% -7.69%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £40.00 £22.75
% change year-on-year -25.20% +75.82%  

Cisco Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Certification in Nottingham

Cisco Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Certification in Nottingham

Cisco Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco Certification in Nottingham

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Certification 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 Certification.

1 13 (86.67%) Firewall
2 12 (80.00%) Cisco
2 12 (80.00%) CCNA
3 9 (60.00%) Juniper
3 9 (60.00%) IP Telephony
4 8 (53.33%) Wi-Fi
5 7 (46.67%) JNCIA
5 7 (46.67%) Video Conferencing
5 7 (46.67%) Cisco IPT
5 7 (46.67%) Cisco Nexus
5 7 (46.67%) Meraki
6 6 (40.00%) CCNP
7 5 (33.33%) ITIL
7 5 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (26.67%) VMware
8 4 (26.67%) WAN
9 3 (20.00%) LAN
9 3 (20.00%) Citrix
9 3 (20.00%) CheckPoint
9 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 2 (13.33%) NGN
10 2 (13.33%) Fault Management
10 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
10 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
10 2 (13.33%) CCSA
10 2 (13.33%) Local Government
10 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
10 2 (13.33%) Blue Coat
10 2 (13.33%) CCSE
10 2 (13.33%) Computacenter

Cisco Certification
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 (13.33%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (86.67%) Firewall
2 9 (60.00%) IP Telephony
3 8 (53.33%) Wi-Fi
4 7 (46.67%) Cisco IPT
4 7 (46.67%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (26.67%) WAN
7 3 (20.00%) LAN
8 2 (13.33%) NGN
8 2 (13.33%) Software-Defined Networking
8 2 (13.33%) TACACS
8 2 (13.33%) VXLAN
9 1 (6.67%) DNS
9 1 (6.67%) VLAN
9 1 (6.67%) VoIP
9 1 (6.67%) VPN
9 1 (6.67%) Wireless
General
1 2 (13.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 8 (53.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 8 (53.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 5 (33.33%) Cisco Voice Engineer
3 5 (33.33%) Voice Engineer
3 5 (33.33%) Voice Network Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco IPT Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) IP Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) IP Network Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) IP Telephony Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Network Security Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Network Support
4 2 (13.33%) Security Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Telephony Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Field Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Virtualisation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (13.33%) Private Cloud
3 1 (6.67%) iPad
3 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Android
2 1 (6.67%) Unix
2 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (13.33%) Fault Management
2 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
2 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
2 2 (13.33%) Service Design
3 1 (6.67%) Asset Management
3 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (6.67%) ITSM
3 1 (6.67%) Personalization
3 1 (6.67%) Presales
3 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (6.67%) Service Management
3 1 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (80.00%) CCNA
2 7 (46.67%) JNCIA
3 6 (40.00%) CCNP
4 2 (13.33%) CCSA
4 2 (13.33%) CCSE
4 2 (13.33%) MCSE
4 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (6.67%) CCIE
5 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (6.67%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (13.33%) vCloud
3 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (6.67%) vRealize
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Cisco
2 9 (60.00%) Juniper
3 7 (46.67%) Meraki
4 4 (26.67%) VMware
5 3 (20.00%) CheckPoint
5 3 (20.00%) Citrix
6 2 (13.33%) Blue Coat
6 2 (13.33%) Computacenter
6 2 (13.33%) F5
6 2 (13.33%) Nokia
6 2 (13.33%) Palo Alto
7 1 (6.67%) Dell
7 1 (6.67%) EMC
7 1 (6.67%) Mitel