Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 November 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.

Cisco Nexus
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 80 105
Rank change year-on-year +14 +25 -18
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 10 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.06% 0.45% 0.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.41% 2.38% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 3
South Wales median daily rate £350 £331 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.66% -5.36% +40.00%
10th Percentile £251 £281 £265
90th Percentile £449 £423 £370
Wales median daily rate £350 £301 £350
% change year-on-year +16.47% -14.14% +40.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Wales median hourly rate - - -
Wales median hourly rate - - -

Cisco Nexus 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 156 210 222
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 16.49% 18.72% 17.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 142 176
South Wales median daily rate £324 £396 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.30% +20.99% -12.67%
10th Percentile £154 £207 £216
90th Percentile £450 £506 £475
Wales median daily rate £323 £400 £340
% change year-on-year -19.38% +17.65% -12.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 13 5
South Wales median hourly rate £20.00 £40.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.00% +100.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £12.43 £12.75 £11.03
90th Percentile £35.69 £77.50 £27.80
Wales median hourly rate £12.86 £28.00 £10.75
% change year-on-year -54.07% +160.47% -32.81%

Cisco Nexus
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Nexus in South Wales over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
Cardiff - 8 £350 -
Newport +18 1 - -
Cisco Nexus
Wales

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 10 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (90.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (90.00%) Cisco ASA
3 8 (80.00%) CCNA
4 7 (70.00%) CCNP
4 7 (70.00%) ITIL
4 7 (70.00%) MPLS
4 7 (70.00%) OSPF
5 6 (60.00%) SC Cleared
5 6 (60.00%) Security Cleared
5 6 (60.00%) F5
6 3 (30.00%) Junos
6 3 (30.00%) IPsec
6 3 (30.00%) JNCIA
6 3 (30.00%) BGP
6 3 (30.00%) Juniper
6 3 (30.00%) VPN
6 3 (30.00%) CCDA
7 2 (20.00%) LAN
7 2 (20.00%) WAN
7 2 (20.00%) Firewall
7 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
8 1 (10.00%) FCoE
8 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds
8 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (10.00%) JNCIS
8 1 (10.00%) JNCIP
8 1 (10.00%) VMware
8 1 (10.00%) CCIE

Cisco Nexus
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 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (90.00%) Cisco ASA
2 7 (70.00%) MPLS
2 7 (70.00%) OSPF
3 3 (30.00%) BGP
3 3 (30.00%) IPsec
3 3 (30.00%) Junos
3 3 (30.00%) VPN
4 2 (20.00%) Firewall
4 2 (20.00%) LAN
4 2 (20.00%) WAN
5 1 (10.00%) FCoE
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Network Architect
3 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (80.00%) CCNA
3 7 (70.00%) CCNP
4 6 (60.00%) SC Cleared
4 6 (60.00%) Security Cleared
5 3 (30.00%) CCDA
5 3 (30.00%) JNCIA
6 1 (10.00%) CCDP
6 1 (10.00%) CCIE
6 1 (10.00%) CCIE Routing and Switching
6 1 (10.00%) CCIE Service Provider
6 1 (10.00%) JNCIP
6 1 (10.00%) JNCIS
6 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (60.00%) F5
3 3 (30.00%) Juniper
4 1 (10.00%) Meraki
4 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (10.00%) VMware