Period
to 25 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Cisco Network Engineer was £320 per day in advertised job vacancies in Oxford during the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Network Engineer
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 83 68
Rank change year-on-year +1 -15 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Cisco Network Engineer 4 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 0.55% 0.14% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.14% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 4
Oxford median daily rate £320 £313 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.40% -26.47% +44.07%
Oxfordshire median daily rate £425 £300 £425
% change year-on-year +41.67% -29.41% +25.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxford median hourly rate - - -
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Oxford
Contract vacancies in Oxford with a recognized job title 706 699 651
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.71% 98.31% 97.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 591 524 513
Oxford median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - +3.23%
10th Percentile £263 £188 £213
90th Percentile £588 £538 £520
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 23 40
Oxford median hourly rate £17.89 £17.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.21% -15.00% +41.19%
10th Percentile £11.87 £10.55 £8.50
90th Percentile £77.50 £37.10 £55.08
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £17.77 £17.22 £16.83
% change year-on-year +3.22% +2.32% +7.85%

Cisco Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

Job postings that featured Cisco Network Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxford.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Network Engineer in Oxford

Cisco Network Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Network Engineer in Oxford

Cisco Network Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco Network Engineer in Oxford

Cisco Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 25 November 2017, Cisco Network Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Oxford region featuring Cisco Network Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (50.00%) Change Control
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Patch Management
3 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (50.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (50.00%) Proactive Management
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (50.00%) NetApp
3 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) SLA
3 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (50.00%) Change Management
3 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery

Cisco Network Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) DHCP
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
1 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) FTP
3 1 (25.00%) MPLS
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security
3 1 (25.00%) PBX
3 1 (25.00%) Symposium
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) VLAN
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
General
1 1 (25.00%) Billing
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (50.00%) Change Control
1 2 (50.00%) Change Management
1 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Patch Management
1 2 (50.00%) Proactive Management
1 2 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) NetApp
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Avaya
3 1 (25.00%) Juniper