The median contractor rate for a Cisco Network Engineer was £413 per day in advertised job vacancies in South Wales during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Network Engineer
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 72 44
Rank change year-on-year +21 -28  
Contract jobs requiring a Cisco Network Engineer 4 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.71% 0.17% 0.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 0.17% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Median daily rate £413 £300 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.50% +9.09%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £336 £345 £300
% change year-on-year -2.53% +15.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £35.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year -43.26% +28.18%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
South Wales
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 543 575 437
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 96.79% 98.80% 95.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 378 386 302
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £188 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 35 20
Median hourly rate £17.77 £13.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.69% -18.75%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £29.50 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.63 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.82% +15.44%  

Cisco Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales that featured Cisco Network Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Network Engineer in South Wales

Cisco Network Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Network Engineer in South Wales

Cisco Network Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco Network Engineer in South Wales

Cisco Network Engineer
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 Network Engineer within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 28 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
Bridgend - 1 £450 -
Newport - 1 - -
Glamorgan - 1 - -
Cisco Network Engineer
Wales

Cisco Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, Cisco Network Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South Wales region featuring Cisco Network Engineer in the job title.

1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
2 11 (84.62%) Firewall
3 10 (76.92%) SC Cleared
3 10 (76.92%) Security Cleared
4 8 (61.54%) LAN
5 6 (46.15%) CCNP
5 6 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (30.77%) Juniper
6 4 (30.77%) WAN
7 3 (23.08%) Change Control
7 3 (23.08%) Fortinet
7 3 (23.08%) Intel Security
8 2 (15.38%) ITIL
8 2 (15.38%) Windows
8 2 (15.38%) CCNA
8 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
8 2 (15.38%) VLAN
8 2 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (15.38%) Line Management
9 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
9 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
9 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (7.69%) Network Architecture
9 1 (7.69%) FCoE
9 1 (7.69%) F5
9 1 (7.69%) NetScaler
9 1 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (7.69%) Cisco ISE
9 1 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
9 1 (7.69%) assyst

Cisco Network Engineer Skill Set
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:

Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 11 (84.62%) Firewall
2 8 (61.54%) LAN
3 4 (30.77%) WAN
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (15.38%) VLAN
5 1 (7.69%) BGP
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco IPT
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco ISE
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (7.69%) EIGRP
5 1 (7.69%) FCoE
5 1 (7.69%) NetScaler
5 1 (7.69%) TACACS
5 1 (7.69%) Wireless
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
1 1 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Change Control
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) Line Management
3 1 (7.69%) Network Architecture
3 1 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 10 (76.92%) SC Cleared
1 10 (76.92%) Security Cleared
2 6 (46.15%) CCNP
2 6 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (15.38%) CCNA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (30.77%) Juniper
3 3 (23.08%) Fortinet
3 3 (23.08%) Intel Security
4 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
5 1 (7.69%) Blue Coat
5 1 (7.69%) F5
5 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
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