The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 3 months to 23 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Nexus
Wales / South Wales
Rank 48 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 8 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.42% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.51% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Median daily rate £288 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £400
% change year-on-year -1.31% -5.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.38 £43.00 £19.75
% change year-on-year -36.32% +117.72%  

Cisco Nexus is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next 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 and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
South Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 94 101 45
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 16.70% 17.35% 10.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 74 35
Median daily rate £375 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +16.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £139 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £460 £426
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 1 1
Median hourly rate £55.00 £13.50 £34.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +307.40% -60.86%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.85 £37.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -38.24% +34.54%  

Cisco Nexus
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales citing Cisco Nexus as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Nexus in South Wales

Cisco Nexus
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Nexus in South Wales

Cisco Nexus
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 Nexus within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 23 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
Newport - 3 £288 -
Bridgend - 2 £281 -
Glamorgan - 1 - -
Cisco Nexus
Wales

Cisco Nexus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Cisco Nexus.

1 9 (100.00%) WAN
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) CCNP
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (88.89%) SC Cleared
2 8 (88.89%) Security Cleared
3 7 (77.78%) LAN
4 5 (55.56%) Data Centre
5 4 (44.44%) Customer Requirements
5 4 (44.44%) CCNA
5 4 (44.44%) Firewall
5 4 (44.44%) Juniper
5 4 (44.44%) BGP
5 4 (44.44%) EIGRP
6 3 (33.33%) FCoE
7 2 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
7 2 (22.22%) Riverbed
7 2 (22.22%) xDSL
7 2 (22.22%) L2TP
7 2 (22.22%) IPsec
7 2 (22.22%) CESG
7 2 (22.22%) Blue Coat
7 2 (22.22%) Lisp
7 2 (22.22%) MPLS
7 2 (22.22%) OSPF
7 2 (22.22%) Intel Security
7 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
7 2 (22.22%) IPv4
7 2 (22.22%) CCIE

Cisco Nexus
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
1 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
2 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) WAN
2 7 (77.78%) LAN
3 4 (44.44%) BGP
3 4 (44.44%) EIGRP
3 4 (44.44%) Firewall
4 3 (33.33%) FCoE
5 2 (22.22%) Broadband
5 2 (22.22%) Ethernet
5 2 (22.22%) IPsec
5 2 (22.22%) IPv4
5 2 (22.22%) L2TP
5 2 (22.22%) MPLS
5 2 (22.22%) OSPF
5 2 (22.22%) PPP
5 2 (22.22%) SSL
5 2 (22.22%) VPN
5 2 (22.22%) xDSL
6 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (11.11%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Installations Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Design Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Network Design Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Data Centre
2 2 (22.22%) CESG
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Customer Requirements
2 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
2 2 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Network Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Network Design
3 1 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (11.11%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Lisp
2 1 (11.11%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) CCNP
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (88.89%) SC Cleared
2 8 (88.89%) Security Cleared
3 4 (44.44%) CCNA
4 2 (22.22%) CCIE
4 2 (22.22%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (44.44%) Juniper
3 2 (22.22%) Blue Coat
3 2 (22.22%) Intel Security
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) Riverbed