The median contractor rate for a Cisco Engineer was £338 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 3 months to 24 April 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
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 129 129 139
Rank change year-on-year 0 +10  
Contract jobs requiring a Cisco Engineer 11 12 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.42% 0.40% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.42% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 6
Median daily rate £338 £255 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.35% -7.27%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £255 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £275 £345
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £343 £305
% change year-on-year +2.18% +12.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £33.75 £33.00
% change year-on-year -40.74% +2.27%  

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 2515 2875 3118
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 95.45% 96.12% 95.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1605 1858 1947
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £508 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 142 187 167
Median hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.33% +85.78%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £47.50 £43.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £16.60
% change year-on-year -5.40% +11.44%  

Cisco Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

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 3 months to 24 April 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 3 months to 24 April 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
Wiltshire +1 6 £356 +37.01% 1
Bristol +5 2 £228 -
Somerset - 2 £282 -
Dorset +7 1 - -
Cornwall - 1 - -
Cisco Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 34 (100.00%) Cisco
2 15 (44.12%) Cisco Nexus
3 13 (38.24%) CheckPoint
3 13 (38.24%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (35.29%) F5
5 11 (32.35%) Security Cleared
5 11 (32.35%) Firewall
5 11 (32.35%) Wi-Fi
6 10 (29.41%) Data Centre
7 9 (26.47%) CCNA
8 7 (20.59%) Wireless
8 7 (20.59%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (20.59%) VLAN
9 6 (17.65%) Network Security
9 6 (17.65%) SC Cleared
9 6 (17.65%) Migration
9 6 (17.65%) SLA
10 5 (14.71%) Finance
10 5 (14.71%) CCNP
10 5 (14.71%) DV Cleared
10 5 (14.71%) Proactive Monitoring
11 4 (11.76%) SolarWinds
11 4 (11.76%) High Availability
11 4 (11.76%) Demand Management
11 4 (11.76%) Service Delivery
11 4 (11.76%) Nokia
11 4 (11.76%) WAN
11 4 (11.76%) DNS
12 3 (8.82%) LAN
12 3 (8.82%) Unix

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:

Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.94%) Office 365
1 1 (2.94%) OpenDNS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (44.12%) Cisco Nexus
2 11 (32.35%) Firewall
2 11 (32.35%) Wi-Fi
3 7 (20.59%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (20.59%) VLAN
3 7 (20.59%) Wireless
4 6 (17.65%) Network Security
5 4 (11.76%) DNS
5 4 (11.76%) WAN
6 3 (8.82%) Cisco ISE
6 3 (8.82%) FWSM
6 3 (8.82%) LAN
6 3 (8.82%) Unified Communications
7 2 (5.88%) BGP
7 2 (5.88%) Broadband
7 2 (5.88%) Cisco Wireless
7 2 (5.88%) DHCP
7 2 (5.88%) MPLS
7 2 (5.88%) OSPF
7 2 (5.88%) VPN
General
1 5 (14.71%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.88%) Electronics
3 2 (5.88%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.88%) Marketing
4 1 (2.94%) Banking
4 1 (2.94%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) 802.1X
1 1 (2.94%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.82%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.94%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.94%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.82%) Solaris
1 3 (8.82%) Unix
2 1 (2.94%) Linux
2 1 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.65%) Migration
2 5 (14.71%) Proactive Monitoring
3 4 (11.76%) Demand Management
3 4 (11.76%) High Availability
3 4 (11.76%) Service Delivery
4 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (5.88%) Change Management
4 2 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (5.88%) Programme Management
4 2 (5.88%) Project Management
5 1 (2.94%) Data Protection
5 1 (2.94%) ITIL
5 1 (2.94%) Load Balancing
5 1 (2.94%) Manual Testing
5 1 (2.94%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.94%) Network Design
5 1 (2.94%) Open Source
5 1 (2.94%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.94%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 13 (38.24%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (32.35%) Security Cleared
3 9 (26.47%) CCNA
4 6 (17.65%) SC Cleared
5 5 (14.71%) CCNP
5 5 (14.71%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.94%) CCIE
6 1 (2.94%) ISEB
6 1 (2.94%) PMI Certification
6 1 (2.94%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.65%) SLA
2 1 (2.94%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (5.88%) vSphere
2 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.94%) Firmware
2 1 (2.94%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) vCenter Server
2 1 (2.94%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (2.94%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (2.94%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 34 (100.00%) Cisco
2 13 (38.24%) CheckPoint
3 12 (35.29%) F5
4 4 (11.76%) Nokia
4 4 (11.76%) SolarWinds
5 3 (8.82%) Juniper
5 3 (8.82%) Red Hat
6 2 (5.88%) Blue Coat
6 2 (5.88%) HP
6 2 (5.88%) Oracle
6 2 (5.88%) SAP
6 2 (5.88%) Sun
6 2 (5.88%) VMware
7 1 (2.94%) Aruba
7 1 (2.94%) CA
7 1 (2.94%) Dell
7 1 (2.94%) Meraki
7 1 (2.94%) Palo Alto
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