The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 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 23 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
East Midlands / Nottinghamshire
Rank 46 49 34
Rank change year-on-year +3 -15  
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 3 2 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 0.76% 0.36% 2.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.11% 5.88% 18.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
Median daily rate £400 £316 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.48% -20.93%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +0.66% -6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £19.94 - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.23% -10.00%  

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 Nottinghamshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Nottinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 37 34 59
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 9.37% 6.12% 14.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 16 21
Median daily rate £350 £288 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.73% -10.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £180 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £446 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 6
Median hourly rate £10.75 £14.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.86% -3.33%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.85 £37.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -38.24% +34.54%  

Cisco ASA
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 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 Nottinghamshire

Cisco ASA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco ASA in Nottinghamshire

Cisco ASA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco ASA in Nottinghamshire

Cisco ASA
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco ASA within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham +6 2 £400 -
Cisco ASA
East Midlands

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for Cisco ASA.

1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (87.50%) CCNP
3 6 (75.00%) CCNA
4 5 (62.50%) IP Telephony
4 5 (62.50%) Cisco CUCM
5 4 (50.00%) ITIL
6 3 (37.50%) LAN
6 3 (37.50%) Citrix
6 3 (37.50%) VMware
6 3 (37.50%) WAN
6 3 (37.50%) CheckPoint
7 2 (25.00%) TACACS
7 2 (25.00%) CCSA
7 2 (25.00%) Handset
7 2 (25.00%) Web Services
7 2 (25.00%) Python
7 2 (25.00%) Juniper
7 2 (25.00%) Nokia
7 2 (25.00%) NHS
7 2 (25.00%) Palo Alto
7 2 (25.00%) VXLAN
7 2 (25.00%) Service Design
7 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (25.00%) F5
7 2 (25.00%) vCloud
7 2 (25.00%) OpenStack
7 2 (25.00%) Software-Defined Networking

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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 (25.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (62.50%) IP Telephony
3 3 (37.50%) LAN
3 3 (37.50%) WAN
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco IPT
4 2 (25.00%) NGN
4 2 (25.00%) Software-Defined Networking
4 2 (25.00%) TACACS
4 2 (25.00%) VXLAN
5 1 (12.50%) DNS
5 1 (12.50%) VoIP
5 1 (12.50%) VPN
5 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (12.50%) Wireless
General
1 2 (25.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Network Security Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Security Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Network Support
3 1 (12.50%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Telephony Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (25.00%) Handset
1 2 (25.00%) NHS
1 2 (25.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Unix
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Fault Management
2 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (25.00%) Service Design
3 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (87.50%) CCNP
3 6 (75.00%) CCNA
4 2 (25.00%) CCSA
4 2 (25.00%) CCSE
5 1 (12.50%) DBS Check
5 1 (12.50%) Degree
5 1 (12.50%) HND
5 1 (12.50%) MCP
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) vCloud
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) CheckPoint
2 3 (37.50%) Citrix
2 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) Blue Coat
3 2 (25.00%) Computacenter
3 2 (25.00%) F5
3 2 (25.00%) Juniper
3 2 (25.00%) Mitel
3 2 (25.00%) Nokia
3 2 (25.00%) Palo Alto