Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for Cisco Nexus skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cisco Nexus over the 6 months to 20 November 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.

Cisco Nexus
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 85 104
Rank change year-on-year +3 +19 -11
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 4 16 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.32% 1.10% 0.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.64% 4.36% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 3
Reading median daily rate £273 £441 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -38.24% -1.94% +20.00%
10th Percentile £258 £385 £405
90th Percentile £285 £495 £509
Berkshire median daily rate £344 £450 £450
% change year-on-year -23.61% - +28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Reading median hourly rate - £55.00 -
Berkshire median hourly rate - £55.00 -

Cisco Nexus is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 244 367 394
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 19.30% 25.17% 20.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 160 201
Reading median daily rate £400 £400 £387
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.36% +3.20%
10th Percentile £259 £248 £210
90th Percentile £550 £526 £518
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £391 £375
% change year-on-year +2.24% +4.33% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 16 23
Reading median hourly rate £19.00 £29.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.04% +67.14% -
10th Percentile £12.90 £13.13 £11.18
90th Percentile £47.50 £55.65 £47.50
Berkshire median hourly rate £13.50 £18.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -25.00% -48.57% +100.00%

Cisco Nexus
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing Cisco Nexus as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Nexus in Reading

Cisco Nexus
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Nexus in Reading

Cisco Nexus
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco Nexus in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Nexus 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 Reading region with a requirement for Cisco Nexus.

1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) CCNP
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (50.00%) Migration
3 2 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (50.00%) CCIE
4 1 (25.00%) SaaS
4 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (25.00%) F5
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (25.00%) Ansible
4 1 (25.00%) Software-Defined Networking
4 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (25.00%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (25.00%) Compliance Management
4 1 (25.00%) Adaptive Security
4 1 (25.00%) vCenter Server
4 1 (25.00%) CCSE
4 1 (25.00%) Network Design
4 1 (25.00%) BIG-IP
4 1 (25.00%) Fortinet
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (25.00%) Problem Management

Cisco Nexus
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) BGP
2 1 (25.00%) BIG-IP
2 1 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (25.00%) OSPF
2 1 (25.00%) Software-Defined Networking
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Customer Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Customer Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) IP Network Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) IP Security Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Adaptive Security
2 1 (25.00%) Compliance Management
2 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (25.00%) Network Design
2 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CCNP
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) CCIE
3 1 (25.00%) CCIP
3 1 (25.00%) CCSA
3 1 (25.00%) CCSE
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Ansible
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (25.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) Ensim
2 1 (25.00%) F5
2 1 (25.00%) Fortinet
2 1 (25.00%) Juniper
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Radware
2 1 (25.00%) VMware