Period
to 22 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Cisco Engineer was £369 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 6 months to 22 July 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 Engineer
England > South West
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 180 180 191
Rank change year-on-year 0 +11 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Cisco Engineer 24 31 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.43% 0.51% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.54% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 15 13
South West median daily rate £369 £343 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.66% +14.17% -11.11%
10th Percentile £206 £255 £181
90th Percentile £475 £455 £375
England median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.45% +3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 0
South West median hourly rate £32.00 £25.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.00% - -
England median hourly rate £20.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year -27.27% -12.70% +14.55%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the South West. 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 West
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5282 5769 6142
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 95.50% 95.62% 95.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 3308 3727 3869
South West median daily rate £385 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.67% - +3.45%
10th Percentile £218 £230 £225
90th Percentile £533 £550 £525
England median daily rate £440 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 277 323 369
South West median hourly rate £37.50 £34.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.29% +58.14% +13.16%
10th Percentile £11.44 £11.30 £11.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.45 £45.25
England median hourly rate £18.40 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -3.16% +8.57% +2.94%

Cisco Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings that featured Cisco Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Engineer in the South West

Cisco Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Engineer in the South West

Cisco Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Engineer in the South West over the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco Engineer in the South West

Cisco Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco Engineer in the South West

Cisco Engineer
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Engineer within the South West region over the 6 months to 22 July 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
Wiltshire +4 7 £213 -37.96% 1
Bristol -3 7 £369 +14.34% 1
Dorset +7 4 £450 +31.39%
Devon -19 2 £450 +80.00% 1
Somerset - 2 £213 -
Cornwall - 2 £238 - 2
Gloucestershire +6 1 £195 -48.00%
Cisco Engineer
England

Cisco Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 July 2017, Cisco 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 West region featuring Cisco Engineer in the job title.

1 24 (100.00%) Cisco
2 11 (45.83%) Cisco Nexus
3 9 (37.50%) Data Centre
3 9 (37.50%) Wireless
4 8 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
4 8 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (29.17%) F5
6 6 (25.00%) CCNA
6 6 (25.00%) CheckPoint
6 6 (25.00%) LAN
6 6 (25.00%) WAN
6 6 (25.00%) Firewall
6 6 (25.00%) Finance
7 5 (20.83%) OSPF
7 5 (20.83%) CCNP
7 5 (20.83%) Juniper
8 4 (16.67%) BGP
8 4 (16.67%) SolarWinds
8 4 (16.67%) High Availability
9 3 (12.50%) FWSM
9 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
9 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
9 3 (12.50%) Unified Communications
9 3 (12.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 3 (12.50%) VPN
10 2 (8.33%) Programme Management
10 2 (8.33%) Manufacturing
10 2 (8.33%) DNS
10 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence

Cisco Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 11 (45.83%) Cisco Nexus
2 9 (37.50%) Wireless
3 8 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 8 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (25.00%) Firewall
4 6 (25.00%) LAN
4 6 (25.00%) WAN
5 5 (20.83%) OSPF
6 4 (16.67%) BGP
7 3 (12.50%) FWSM
7 3 (12.50%) Unified Communications
7 3 (12.50%) VPN
8 2 (8.33%) Broadband
8 2 (8.33%) Cisco Wireless
8 2 (8.33%) DHCP
8 2 (8.33%) DNS
8 2 (8.33%) Network Security
8 2 (8.33%) VoIP
9 1 (4.17%) SSL
9 1 (4.17%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Electronics
2 2 (8.33%) Manufacturing
2 2 (8.33%) Marketing
2 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.17%) Billing
3 1 (4.17%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) Data Centre
2 3 (12.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Linux
1 1 (4.17%) Solaris
1 1 (4.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.67%) High Availability
2 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (8.33%) Network Design
2 2 (8.33%) Programme Management
3 1 (4.17%) Incident Management
3 1 (4.17%) ITIL
3 1 (4.17%) Load Balancing
3 1 (4.17%) Migration
3 1 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (4.17%) Service Management
3 1 (4.17%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (25.00%) CCNA
3 5 (20.83%) CCNP
4 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) SLA
2 1 (4.17%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
1 1 (4.17%) ProxySG
1 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) FortiGate
2 1 (4.17%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (29.17%) F5
3 6 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 5 (20.83%) Juniper
5 4 (16.67%) SolarWinds
6 2 (8.33%) Meraki
6 2 (8.33%) SAP
6 2 (8.33%) SonicWALL
7 1 (4.17%) Aruba
7 1 (4.17%) Avaya
7 1 (4.17%) Blue Coat
7 1 (4.17%) Dell
7 1 (4.17%) HP
7 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
7 1 (4.17%) NETGEAR
7 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
7 1 (4.17%) Siemens
7 1 (4.17%) VMware
Cornwall
Ampersand Consulting
Rate: £200 - £275 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 23 days ago