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 27 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
South West / Somerset
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 25 33
Rank change year-on-year -8 +8  
Contract jobs citing Cisco 7 11 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 3.35% 4.51% 2.96%
As % of the Vendors category 6.09% 8.66% 6.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 6
Median daily rate £225 £269 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.27% -12.24%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £256 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £311 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £340
% change year-on-year +3.33% +10.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £31.50 £22.00 £20.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +43.18% +6.79%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.44 £25.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year +9.76% +28.20%  

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 115 127 159
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 55.02% 52.05% 47.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 67 71
Median daily rate £423 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.75% -2.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £483 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 16 27
Median hourly rate £47.50 £21.75 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +118.39% +7.75%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £13.05 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £37.63 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.92 £18.50
% change year-on-year -16.32% +13.05%  

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 27 June 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 27 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
Bath +3 3 £213 -19.04% 1
Taunton -10 1 - -
Cisco
South West

For the 6 months to 27 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 10 (43.48%) Firewall
2 9 (39.13%) Windows
3 7 (30.43%) Active Directory
3 7 (30.43%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (30.43%) VMware
4 6 (26.09%) Wireless
4 6 (26.09%) Finance
4 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
4 6 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (21.74%) VLAN
5 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (21.74%) SLA
5 5 (21.74%) CCNA
6 4 (17.39%) NetApp
6 4 (17.39%) CheckPoint
6 4 (17.39%) SQL
6 4 (17.39%) DHCP
6 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP
6 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (13.04%) PowerShell
7 3 (13.04%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (13.04%) Marketing
7 3 (13.04%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (13.04%) SCCM
7 3 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (13.04%) F5
7 3 (13.04%) SCOrch
7 3 (13.04%) SCSM
7 3 (13.04%) Cisco Wireless

Cisco
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.04%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (43.48%) Firewall
2 6 (26.09%) Wireless
3 5 (21.74%) VLAN
4 4 (17.39%) DHCP
4 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP
5 3 (13.04%) Cisco Wireless
5 3 (13.04%) DNS
5 3 (13.04%) LAN
6 2 (8.70%) Broadband
6 2 (8.70%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (8.70%) WAN
7 1 (4.35%) Intelligent Network
7 1 (4.35%) Unified Communications
7 1 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Electronics
2 3 (13.04%) Manufacturing
2 3 (13.04%) Marketing
2 3 (13.04%) Retail
2 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Network Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 3 (13.04%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
2 3 (13.04%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (13.04%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 3 (13.04%) Active Directory Analyst
2 3 (13.04%) Active Directory Support
2 3 (13.04%) Active Directory Support Analyst
2 3 (13.04%) Analyst
2 3 (13.04%) Citrix Analyst
2 3 (13.04%) Citrix Support
2 3 (13.04%) Citrix Support Analyst
2 3 (13.04%) Support Analyst
2 3 (13.04%) Windows Support Analyst
2 3 (13.04%) Wireless Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Field Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Data Centre
1 3 (13.04%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (8.70%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 9 (39.13%) Windows
2 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (13.04%) Linux
5 2 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (8.70%) Windows Server
6 1 (4.35%) AIX
6 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) Digital Marketing
1 3 (13.04%) ITIL
1 3 (13.04%) Programme Management
2 2 (8.70%) Incident Management
2 2 (8.70%) Line Management
2 2 (8.70%) Migration
2 2 (8.70%) Presales
2 2 (8.70%) Process Management
2 2 (8.70%) Project Management
3 1 (4.35%) Coaching
3 1 (4.35%) Load Balancing
3 1 (4.35%) Network Design
3 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2
3 1 (4.35%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) SQL
2 3 (13.04%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (21.74%) CCNA
3 3 (13.04%) CCNP
4 1 (4.35%) Degree
4 1 (4.35%) MCSE
4 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (30.43%) Active Directory
2 6 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) SCCM
1 3 (13.04%) SCOrch
1 3 (13.04%) SCSM
2 1 (4.35%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) VMware
2 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
3 4 (17.39%) CheckPoint
3 4 (17.39%) NetApp
4 3 (13.04%) Citrix
4 3 (13.04%) F5
4 3 (13.04%) Oracle
4 3 (13.04%) SAP
5 2 (8.70%) Palo Alto
5 2 (8.70%) Sophos
6 1 (4.35%) IBM
6 1 (4.35%) McAfee
6 1 (4.35%) SolarWinds
Somerset
Genium Selection Limited
Rate: Unspecified Negotiable
Posted: 11 hours ago
Somerset
Talent International
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Weston-Super-Mare, Avon
Austin Fraser
Posted: Yesterday