The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 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 25 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
Cambridgeshire / Peterborough
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 17 5
Rank change year-on-year +10 -12  
Contract jobs citing Cisco 11 2 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 11.83% 2.02% 20.34%
As % of the Vendors category 30.56% 4.65% 35.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 7
Median daily rate £335 - £243
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 - £171
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 - £391
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £340
% change year-on-year +3.33% +10.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 12
Median hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.66% +25.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.69 £25.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year +6.76% +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 Peterborough.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Peterborough
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 36 43 68
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 38.71% 43.43% 57.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 20 31
Median daily rate £300 £400 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.00% +39.13%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £108 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £503 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 19
Median hourly rate £14.53 £15.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.13% +25.00%  
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 Peterborough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Peterborough 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 Peterborough

Cisco
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco in Peterborough

Cisco
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco in Peterborough over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco in Peterborough

Cisco
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 25 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 Peterborough region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 11 (78.57%) LAN
2 10 (71.43%) WAN
3 8 (57.14%) Firewall
4 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 5 (35.71%) Business Continuity
5 5 (35.71%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (28.57%) CCNA
6 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (28.57%) BCP
6 4 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (28.57%) Business Continuity Planning
6 4 (28.57%) FortiGate
7 3 (21.43%) Relational Database
7 3 (21.43%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (21.43%) High Availability
7 3 (21.43%) DHCP
7 3 (21.43%) DNS
7 3 (21.43%) RDBMS
7 3 (21.43%) Wireless
8 2 (14.29%) Google
8 2 (14.29%) Information Security
8 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
8 2 (14.29%) Windows
8 2 (14.29%) Remedy
8 2 (14.29%) Peregrine
8 2 (14.29%) WLAN
8 2 (14.29%) Citrix
8 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
8 2 (14.29%) PuTTY

Cisco
Co-occurring IT Skills in Peterborough 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:

Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (78.57%) LAN
2 10 (71.43%) WAN
3 8 (57.14%) Firewall
4 4 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (21.43%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (21.43%) DHCP
5 3 (21.43%) DNS
5 3 (21.43%) Wireless
6 2 (14.29%) PuTTY
6 2 (14.29%) WLAN
7 1 (7.14%) VoIP
7 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) RDBMS
1 3 (21.43%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Architect
2 4 (28.57%) Technical Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Cisco Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Network Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) LAN Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) LAN/WAN Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Network Specialist
4 2 (14.29%) Voice Specialist
4 2 (14.29%) WAN Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) WLAN Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco Network Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco Voice Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) Cloud Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) NHS
1 1 (7.14%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Business Continuity
1 5 (35.71%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (28.57%) BCP
2 4 (28.57%) Business Continuity Planning
2 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (21.43%) High Availability
4 2 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (14.29%) Information Security
5 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
5 1 (7.14%) Information Governance
5 1 (7.14%) Migration
5 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
5 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) CCNA
1 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Citrix
2 2 (14.29%) Google
2 2 (14.29%) Peregrine
2 2 (14.29%) Remedy
3 1 (7.14%) HP