Period
to 19 October 2018

The median contractor rate for a Cisco Network Engineer was £190 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

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
England > South West
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 212 181 196
Rank change year-on-year -31 +15 +13
Contract jobs requiring a Cisco Network Engineer 6 17 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.099% 0.31% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.32% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 16 6
South West median daily rate £190 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -50.97% +3.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £187 £219 £292
90th Percentile £374 £481 £425
England median daily rate £400 £378 £375
% change year-on-year +5.96% +0.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
South West median hourly rate - £32.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +28.00% -
England median hourly rate £47.83 £32.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +49.47% -24.71% +88.89%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
South West
Contract vacancies in the South West with a recognized job title 5,769 5,259 5,526
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.90% 95.38% 94.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,547 3,283 3,560
South West median daily rate £415 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.67% - -
10th Percentile £250 £213 £215
90th Percentile £575 £538 £550
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 296 246 329
South West median hourly rate £39.75 £33.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.66% +21.82% +9.45%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.79 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £49.38 £47.50
England median hourly rate £18.00 £18.70 £18.50
% change year-on-year -3.74% +1.08% +4.11%

Cisco Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Network Engineer in the South West

Cisco Network 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 Network Engineer in the South West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Network Engineer in the South West

Cisco Network Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Network Engineer in the South West over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco Network Engineer in the South West

Cisco Network 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 Network Engineer in the South West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco Network Engineer in the South West

Cisco Network 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 Network Engineer within the South West region over the 6 months to 19 October 2018. 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
Bristol -16 4 £344 -11.29% 2
Devon +4 1 £190 - 1
Cornwall -8 1 £190 -20.00%
Gloucestershire - 1 £190 - 1
Cisco Network Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, Cisco Network Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South West region featuring Cisco Network Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (66.67%) CCNA
4 3 (50.00%) LAN
5 2 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (33.33%) Wireless
6 1 (16.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (16.67%) WLAN
6 1 (16.67%) WAN
6 1 (16.67%) DHCP
6 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
6 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
6 1 (16.67%) DNS
6 1 (16.67%) HP
6 1 (16.67%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (16.67%) SAN
6 1 (16.67%) Lisp
6 1 (16.67%) Firmware
6 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
6 1 (16.67%) OSPF
6 1 (16.67%) Change Management
6 1 (16.67%) Firewall
6 1 (16.67%) VLAN
6 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
6 1 (16.67%) Network Security
6 1 (16.67%) Time Management
6 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
6 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
6 1 (16.67%) Infoblox
6 1 (16.67%) F5

Cisco Network 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco ISE
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (16.67%) DHCP
3 1 (16.67%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security
3 1 (16.67%) OSPF
3 1 (16.67%) SAN
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) VLAN
3 1 (16.67%) WAN
3 1 (16.67%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Change Management
1 1 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
1 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
1 1 (16.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (66.67%) CCNA
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
2 1 (16.67%) F5
2 1 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) Infoblox