Period
to 15 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for Cisco ASA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cisco ASA over the 6 months to 15 November 2018 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 Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 95 66 68
Rank change year-on-year -29 +2 +27
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 1 17 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.071% 1.72% 1.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.52% 10.97% 9.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 16 16
South Wales median daily rate £375 £313 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -10.71% -
10th Percentile £363 £216 £199
90th Percentile £388 £406 £438
Wales median daily rate £388 £300 £350
% change year-on-year +29.17% -14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Wales median hourly rate - - -
Wales median hourly rate - - -

Cisco ASA 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 South Wales with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 194 155 229
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 13.83% 15.70% 19.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 106 154
South Wales median daily rate £425 £310 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.10% -22.50% +21.21%
10th Percentile £308 £153 £240
90th Percentile £588 £450 £506
Wales median daily rate £421 £310 £400
% change year-on-year +35.89% -22.50% +16.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 15
South Wales median hourly rate £20.00 £21.19 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.62% -47.03% +100.00%
10th Percentile £12.95 £12.61 £12.75
90th Percentile £42.00 £48.88 £77.50
Wales median hourly rate £20.00 £14.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year +42.86% -50.00% +142.42%

Cisco ASA
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

Job postings citing Cisco ASA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco ASA in South Wales

Cisco ASA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco ASA in South Wales

Cisco ASA
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco ASA within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 15 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newport -13 1 £375 +93.55%
Cisco ASA
Wales

For the 6 months to 15 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco ASA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for Cisco ASA.

1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ISE
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Wireless

Cisco ASA
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ISE
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Firewall Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco