The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 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 22 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
East Midlands / Nottinghamshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 28 32
Rank change year-on-year -13 +4  
Contract jobs citing Cisco 8 20 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 1.94% 4.09% 3.46%
As % of the Vendors category 4.62% 11.76% 9.24%
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 £310 £400 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £650 £466
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 £25.50 £25.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year +2.00% +21.95%  

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 Nottinghamshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Nottinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 173 170 184
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 41.89% 34.76% 37.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 95 99
Median daily rate £400 £415 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.61% +4.40%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £625 £514
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 5
Median hourly rate £11.45 £14.25 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.64% -70.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.75 £8.50 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.74 £16.15 £56.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 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 Nottinghamshire

Cisco
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco in Nottinghamshire

Cisco
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco in Nottinghamshire over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco in Nottinghamshire

Cisco
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco in Nottinghamshire

Cisco
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 within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 22 June 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 8 £375 -37.50% 2
Cisco
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 15 (78.95%) Firewall
2 13 (68.42%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (52.63%) Juniper
4 8 (42.11%) ITIL
4 8 (42.11%) CCNP
4 8 (42.11%) CCNA
5 6 (31.58%) IP Telephony
5 6 (31.58%) SLA
5 6 (31.58%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (26.32%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (26.32%) Mentoring
6 5 (26.32%) DBS Check
6 5 (26.32%) Service Design
6 5 (26.32%) Computacenter
6 5 (26.32%) Incident Management
6 5 (26.32%) Fault Management
6 5 (26.32%) CheckPoint
7 4 (21.05%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (21.05%) Citrix
7 4 (21.05%) LAN
7 4 (21.05%) Network Security
7 4 (21.05%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (21.05%) JNCIA
7 4 (21.05%) Cisco IPT
7 4 (21.05%) Meraki
8 3 (15.79%) F5
8 3 (15.79%) Wireshark
8 3 (15.79%) SSL
8 3 (15.79%) WAN
8 3 (15.79%) Finance

Cisco
Co-occurring 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 1 (5.26%) iPlanet
1 1 (5.26%) MQSeries
1 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.26%) OpenStack
1 1 (5.26%) Skype for Business
1 1 (5.26%) WebLogic
1 1 (5.26%) WebLogic Portal
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (5.26%) IaaS
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (78.95%) Firewall
2 6 (31.58%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (31.58%) IP Telephony
3 5 (26.32%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (21.05%) Cisco IPT
4 4 (21.05%) LAN
4 4 (21.05%) Network Security
4 4 (21.05%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (15.79%) NetScaler
5 3 (15.79%) SSL
5 3 (15.79%) WAN
5 3 (15.79%) Wireshark
6 1 (5.26%) Cisco ISE
6 1 (5.26%) NAS
6 1 (5.26%) NGN
6 1 (5.26%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (5.26%) Skype
6 1 (5.26%) Software-Defined Networking
6 1 (5.26%) SSH
6 1 (5.26%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) DB2
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 16 (84.21%) Network Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Cisco Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Cisco Voice Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Database Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Voice Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Voice Network Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Network Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Network Security Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) NOC Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Security Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Telephony Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) Web Services
2 1 (5.26%) J2EE
2 1 (5.26%) JSP
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (5.26%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.26%) Clustering
3 1 (5.26%) Grid Computing
3 1 (5.26%) HP Storage
3 1 (5.26%) HP StoreVirtual
3 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.26%) Private Cloud
3 1 (5.26%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) AIX
2 1 (5.26%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Solaris
2 1 (5.26%) Unix
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) ITIL
2 5 (26.32%) Fault Management
2 5 (26.32%) Incident Management
2 5 (26.32%) Mentoring
2 5 (26.32%) Service Design
3 1 (5.26%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (5.26%) IT Strategy
3 1 (5.26%) ITIL V3
3 1 (5.26%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (5.26%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (5.26%) Network Management
3 1 (5.26%) Project Management
3 1 (5.26%) QMS
3 1 (5.26%) Six Sigma
3 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) Java
1 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
1 1 (5.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (68.42%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (42.11%) CCNA
2 8 (42.11%) CCNP
3 5 (26.32%) DBS Check
4 4 (21.05%) JNCIA
5 1 (5.26%) CCSA
5 1 (5.26%) CCSE
5 1 (5.26%) Degree
5 1 (5.26%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (31.58%) SLA
2 1 (5.26%) JSP 440
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (5.26%) ProxySG
2 1 (5.26%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (5.26%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (5.26%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (5.26%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (5.26%) NetBackup
2 1 (5.26%) OpenView
2 1 (5.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Juniper
2 5 (26.32%) CheckPoint
2 5 (26.32%) Computacenter
3 4 (21.05%) Citrix
3 4 (21.05%) Meraki
4 3 (15.79%) Blue Coat
4 3 (15.79%) F5
4 3 (15.79%) VMware
5 2 (10.53%) Mitel
5 2 (10.53%) Palo Alto
6 1 (5.26%) 3PAR
6 1 (5.26%) BEA
6 1 (5.26%) BMC
6 1 (5.26%) NetApp
6 1 (5.26%) Nokia
6 1 (5.26%) Opsware
6 1 (5.26%) Qualys
6 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
6 1 (5.26%) Symantec
6 1 (5.26%) Veritas