The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for Cisco Prime skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cisco Prime 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 Prime (formerly Cisco Works)
England / South West
Rank 127 134 138
Rank change year-on-year +7 +4  
Contract jobs citing Cisco Prime 6 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.23% 0.035% 0.19%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.53% 0.42% 2.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 4
Median daily rate £338 £360 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +1.40%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £360 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £360 £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £450 £375
% change year-on-year -8.33% +20.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £43.00 -

Cisco Prime is in the systems management skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 170 239 213
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 6.64% 8.33% 6.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 159 137
Median daily rate £425 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £225 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 12
Median hourly rate £21.30 £17.00 £18.53
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.29% -8.25%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.34 £10.45 £12.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.26 £19.35 £37.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year -15.55% +4.65%  

Cisco Prime
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing Cisco Prime as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Prime in the South West

Cisco Prime
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 Prime in the South West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Prime in the South West

Cisco Prime
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco Prime in the South West

Cisco Prime
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 Prime within the South West 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
Bristol +7 4 £348 -3.47%
Cornwall - 2 £338 -
Cisco Prime
England

Cisco Prime
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Prime 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 West region with a requirement for Cisco Prime.

1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
1 10 (100.00%) Wireless
2 9 (90.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 8 (80.00%) VPN
4 7 (70.00%) Network Management
4 7 (70.00%) Data Centre
5 6 (60.00%) CheckPoint
5 6 (60.00%) MPLS
5 6 (60.00%) OSPF
5 6 (60.00%) BGP
6 5 (50.00%) CA
6 5 (50.00%) Nokia
6 5 (50.00%) HP
6 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (50.00%) IBM
6 5 (50.00%) Unified Communications
6 5 (50.00%) FWSM
6 5 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (50.00%) SolarWinds
6 5 (50.00%) Cisco IPT
6 5 (50.00%) IronPort
6 5 (50.00%) IP Telephony
7 4 (40.00%) CCNP
7 4 (40.00%) Spanning Tree
8 3 (30.00%) Cisco Wireless
8 3 (30.00%) Juniper
8 3 (30.00%) LAN
8 3 (30.00%) DNS
8 3 (30.00%) SSL

Cisco Prime
Top Related 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 10 (100.00%) Firewall
1 10 (100.00%) Wireless
2 9 (90.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 8 (80.00%) VPN
4 6 (60.00%) BGP
4 6 (60.00%) MPLS
4 6 (60.00%) OSPF
5 5 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (50.00%) Cisco IPT
5 5 (50.00%) FWSM
5 5 (50.00%) IP Telephony
5 5 (50.00%) Unified Communications
6 4 (40.00%) Spanning Tree
7 3 (30.00%) Cisco Wireless
7 3 (30.00%) DNS
7 3 (30.00%) LAN
7 3 (30.00%) Network Security
7 3 (30.00%) SSL
7 3 (30.00%) WAN
8 2 (20.00%) DHCP
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (10.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
1 5 (50.00%) Network Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Senior Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Senior Network Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) LAN Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) LAN/WAN Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Network Security Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Network Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Security Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Cisco Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Cisco Network Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) 802.1X
1 1 (10.00%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Network Management
2 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (20.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (10.00%) Open Source
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (40.00%) CCNP
3 2 (20.00%) CCNA
4 1 (10.00%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (60.00%) CheckPoint
3 5 (50.00%) CA
3 5 (50.00%) HP
3 5 (50.00%) IBM
3 5 (50.00%) IronPort
3 5 (50.00%) Nokia
3 5 (50.00%) SolarWinds
4 3 (30.00%) Blue Coat
4 3 (30.00%) Juniper
5 2 (20.00%) F5
5 2 (20.00%) Infoblox
5 2 (20.00%) Palo Alto