The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 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 3 months to 28 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Cisco Systems, Inc.

Cisco
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 26 27
Rank change year-on-year -13 +1  
Contract jobs citing Cisco 8 21 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 2.19% 4.66% 4.11%
As % of the Vendors category 5.13% 13.64% 10.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 15 7
Median daily rate £375 £600 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -37.50% +71.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £489 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £670 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £340
% change year-on-year +3.33% +10.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £14.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -23.68%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.38 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +9.52% +38.88%  

Cisco is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Nottingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 156 154 156
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 42.74% 34.15% 37.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 128 146
Median daily rate £425 £438 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.85% +25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £246 £106
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £638 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year +6.66% +4.16%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 10 3
Median hourly rate £11.45 £14.25 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.64% -25.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.38 £8.50 £18.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.96 £16.73 £19.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £18.07
% change year-on-year -16.66% +16.21%  

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco in Nottingham

Cisco
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco in Nottingham

Cisco
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco in Nottingham over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco in Nottingham

Cisco
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 9 (69.23%) Firewall
2 8 (61.54%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (53.85%) CCNA
4 6 (46.15%) Juniper
5 5 (38.46%) CheckPoint
5 5 (38.46%) IP Telephony
5 5 (38.46%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (38.46%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (30.77%) Citrix
6 4 (30.77%) JNCIA
6 4 (30.77%) Cisco IPT
6 4 (30.77%) Network Security
6 4 (30.77%) Video Conferencing
6 4 (30.77%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (30.77%) LAN
6 4 (30.77%) Meraki
7 3 (23.08%) WAN
7 3 (23.08%) SSL
7 3 (23.08%) CCNP
7 3 (23.08%) Finance
7 3 (23.08%) Wireshark
7 3 (23.08%) Blue Coat
7 3 (23.08%) NetScaler
8 2 (15.38%) F5
8 2 (15.38%) VMware
8 2 (15.38%) ITIL
8 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
8 2 (15.38%) Palo Alto
9 1 (7.69%) VXLAN
9 1 (7.69%) Service Design

Cisco
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 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.69%) OpenStack
1 1 (7.69%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (7.69%) IaaS
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (69.23%) Firewall
2 5 (38.46%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (38.46%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (38.46%) IP Telephony
3 4 (30.77%) Cisco IPT
3 4 (30.77%) LAN
3 4 (30.77%) Network Security
3 4 (30.77%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (23.08%) NetScaler
4 3 (23.08%) SSL
4 3 (23.08%) WAN
4 3 (23.08%) Wireshark
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco ISE
5 1 (7.69%) NGN
5 1 (7.69%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (7.69%) Skype
5 1 (7.69%) Software-Defined Networking
5 1 (7.69%) Unified Communications
5 1 (7.69%) VPN
5 1 (7.69%) VXLAN
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Network Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Cisco Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Cisco Voice Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Voice Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Voice Network Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Network Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Network Security Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) NOC Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) WAP
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.69%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) ITIL
2 1 (7.69%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (7.69%) Fault Management
2 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
2 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
2 1 (7.69%) Network Management
2 1 (7.69%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
1 1 (7.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (53.85%) CCNA
3 4 (30.77%) JNCIA
4 3 (23.08%) CCNP
5 1 (7.69%) CCSA
5 1 (7.69%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) ProxySG
1 1 (7.69%) vCloud
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Juniper
2 5 (38.46%) CheckPoint
3 4 (30.77%) Citrix
3 4 (30.77%) Meraki
4 3 (23.08%) Blue Coat
5 2 (15.38%) F5
5 2 (15.38%) Palo Alto
5 2 (15.38%) VMware
6 1 (7.69%) Computacenter
6 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
6 1 (7.69%) Mitel
6 1 (7.69%) Nokia
6 1 (7.69%) Sophos
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