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 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.

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

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
Rank 38 42 27
Rank change year-on-year +4 -15  
Contract jobs citing Cisco 5 10 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 1.42% 2.03% 5.22%
As % of the Vendors category 3.40% 4.67% 12.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 7
Median daily rate £338 £400 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.62% +15.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £400 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £400 £421
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £360 £350
% change year-on-year +0.69% +2.85%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Median hourly rate £19.88 £9.00 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +120.83% -52.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.94 £20.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.54% -10.00%  

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 147 214 166
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 41.76% 43.41% 43.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 82 75
Median daily rate £350 £373 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.04% +1.36%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £254 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 16 9
Median hourly rate £11.49 £12.30 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.60% -5.38%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.38 £8.60 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.88 £40.00 £19.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.38 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -13.81% +11.76%  

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

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

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 Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco in Nottingham

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 19 (86.36%) Firewall
2 12 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (50.00%) VMware
4 10 (45.45%) CCNA
5 9 (40.91%) Wi-Fi
5 9 (40.91%) Juniper
5 9 (40.91%) IP Telephony
5 9 (40.91%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (36.36%) F5
6 8 (36.36%) Unix
6 8 (36.36%) Windows
6 8 (36.36%) ITIL
7 7 (31.82%) Linux
7 7 (31.82%) Project Management
7 7 (31.82%) JNCIA
7 7 (31.82%) Cisco Nexus
7 7 (31.82%) Cisco IPT
7 7 (31.82%) Video Conferencing
7 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (31.82%) Meraki
8 6 (27.27%) Oracle Database
8 6 (27.27%) Kalman Filter
8 6 (27.27%) EMC NetWorker
8 6 (27.27%) BIG-IP
8 6 (27.27%) Six Sigma
8 6 (27.27%) BEA
8 6 (27.27%) Red Hat
8 6 (27.27%) iPlanet
8 6 (27.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 6 (27.27%) AIX

Cisco
Top Related 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 6 (27.27%) iPlanet
1 6 (27.27%) WebLogic
2 3 (13.64%) MQSeries
3 2 (9.09%) OpenStack
3 2 (9.09%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (4.55%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (86.36%) Firewall
2 9 (40.91%) IP Telephony
2 9 (40.91%) Wi-Fi
3 7 (31.82%) Cisco IPT
3 7 (31.82%) Cisco Nexus
4 6 (27.27%) BIG-IP
5 5 (22.73%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (18.18%) SAN
7 3 (13.64%) LAN
7 3 (13.64%) LDAP
7 3 (13.64%) WAN
8 2 (9.09%) FTP
8 2 (9.09%) NAS
8 2 (9.09%) NGN
8 2 (9.09%) Software-Defined Networking
8 2 (9.09%) SSH
8 2 (9.09%) TACACS
8 2 (9.09%) VXLAN
9 1 (4.55%) VLAN
9 1 (4.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) Oracle Database
2 2 (9.09%) DB2
General
1 2 (9.09%) Local Government
2 1 (4.55%) Banking
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Marketing
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Network Engineer
2 8 (36.36%) Cisco Engineer
2 8 (36.36%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Cisco Voice Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Voice Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Voice Network Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Cisco IPT Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) IP Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) IP Network Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) IP Telephony Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Network Security Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Project Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Security Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Telephony Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Network Support
6 1 (4.55%) Network Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) J2EE
2 5 (22.73%) JSP
2 5 (22.73%) Web Services
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (13.64%) HP Storage
2 3 (13.64%) HP StoreVirtual
2 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
3 2 (9.09%) Clustering
3 2 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 2 (9.09%) Grid Computing
3 2 (9.09%) Private Cloud
3 2 (9.09%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Unix
1 8 (36.36%) Windows
2 7 (31.82%) Linux
2 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (27.27%) AIX
3 6 (27.27%) Solaris
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Server
5 1 (4.55%) Gentoo
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) ITIL
2 7 (31.82%) Project Management
3 6 (27.27%) Kalman Filter
3 6 (27.27%) Six Sigma
4 5 (22.73%) ITIL V3
5 4 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (18.18%) IT Strategy
5 4 (18.18%) QMS
5 4 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (9.09%) CRM
6 2 (9.09%) Fault Management
6 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
6 2 (9.09%) Matrix Organization
6 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
6 2 (9.09%) Service Design
6 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (4.55%) DevOps
7 1 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
7 1 (4.55%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) Java
2 2 (9.09%) Python
3 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (45.45%) CCNA
3 7 (31.82%) JNCIA
4 4 (18.18%) CCNP
5 2 (9.09%) CCSA
5 2 (9.09%) CCSE
6 1 (4.55%) Degree
6 1 (4.55%) ISEB
6 1 (4.55%) MCP
6 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) JSP 440
2 4 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (40.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (9.09%) vCloud
3 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.55%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 6 (27.27%) EMC NetWorker
1 6 (27.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 4 (18.18%) NetBackup
3 3 (13.64%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (9.09%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (9.09%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (9.09%) OpenView
5 1 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (4.55%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) VMware
2 9 (40.91%) Juniper
3 8 (36.36%) F5
4 7 (31.82%) Meraki
5 6 (27.27%) BEA
5 6 (27.27%) Oracle
5 6 (27.27%) Red Hat
5 6 (27.27%) Sun
6 5 (22.73%) HP
7 4 (18.18%) 3PAR
7 4 (18.18%) EMC
7 4 (18.18%) Symantec
8 3 (13.64%) CheckPoint
8 3 (13.64%) Citrix
9 2 (9.09%) BMC
9 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
9 2 (9.09%) NetApp
9 2 (9.09%) Nokia
9 2 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (9.09%) Veritas
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago