The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 24 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Cisco Systems, Inc.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco
South West / Somerset
Rank 21 40 44
Rank change year-on-year +19 +4  
Contract jobs citing Cisco 16 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 7.55% 0.76% 1.18%
As % of the Vendors category 18.39% 1.87% 2.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 4
Median daily rate £325 £325 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.96%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £202 £325 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £325 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £360 £350
% change year-on-year +0.69% +2.85%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.25 £22.00
% change year-on-year -1.23% -7.95%  

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 Somerset.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Somerset
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 87 107 174
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 41.04% 40.53% 51.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 55 101
Median daily rate £381 £350 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.92% -16.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £475 £723
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 25 13
Median hourly rate £43.00 £40.88 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.19% +13.54%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.80 £21.90 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £57.00 £45.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Somerset 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 Somerset

Cisco
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco in Somerset

Cisco
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco in Somerset over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco in Somerset

Cisco
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco in Somerset

Cisco
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 24 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
Bath +7 9 £219 -32.69% 4
Clevedon - 2 - -
Street - 2 £388 - 1
Cisco
South West

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 8 (44.44%) Firewall
2 7 (38.89%) Windows
3 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
3 5 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (27.78%) SLA
3 5 (27.78%) VMware
3 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (22.22%) Wireless
4 4 (22.22%) Telecoms
4 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (22.22%) CCNA
5 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 3 (16.67%) CheckPoint
5 3 (16.67%) SAP
5 3 (16.67%) ITIL
5 3 (16.67%) Linux
5 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (16.67%) PowerShell
5 3 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (16.67%) Marketing
5 3 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (16.67%) Project Management
5 3 (16.67%) Finance
5 3 (16.67%) Manufacturing
5 3 (16.67%) Electronics
5 3 (16.67%) Programme Management
5 3 (16.67%) Retail
5 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (16.67%) Amazon AWS

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) Firewall
2 4 (22.22%) Wireless
3 3 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (11.11%) DHCP
4 2 (11.11%) LAN
4 2 (11.11%) VLAN
5 1 (5.56%) Broadband
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco Wireless
5 1 (5.56%) DNS
5 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
5 1 (5.56%) Unified Communications
5 1 (5.56%) VoIP
5 1 (5.56%) WAN
5 1 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (5.56%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 4 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 3 (16.67%) Electronics
2 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 3 (16.67%) Marketing
2 3 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Field Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) AIX Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) IBM Storage Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Network Specialist
4 1 (5.56%) Storage Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Voice Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Wireless Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Wireless Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
1 2 (11.11%) Wiki
2 1 (5.56%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Windows
2 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (16.67%) Linux
4 3 (16.67%) Windows Server
5 2 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (5.56%) AIX
6 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
1 3 (16.67%) ITIL
1 3 (16.67%) Programme Management
1 3 (16.67%) Project Management
2 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
2 2 (11.11%) Line Management
2 2 (11.11%) Migration
2 2 (11.11%) Presales
2 2 (11.11%) Process Management
3 1 (5.56%) Coaching
3 1 (5.56%) Data Protection
3 1 (5.56%) Load Balancing
3 1 (5.56%) Network Design
3 1 (5.56%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (22.22%) CCNA
3 2 (11.11%) CCNP
3 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.56%) Degree
4 1 (5.56%) MCSE
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
2 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (5.56%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) VMware
2 3 (16.67%) CheckPoint
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) SAP
3 2 (11.11%) F5
3 2 (11.11%) Palo Alto
4 1 (5.56%) HP
4 1 (5.56%) IBM
4 1 (5.56%) NetApp
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