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 25 June 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 Prime (formerly Cisco Works)
England / South West
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 128 128 144
Rank change year-on-year 0 +16  
Contract jobs citing Cisco Prime 7 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.26% 0.31% 0.032%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.07% 3.13% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 1
Median daily rate £370 £360 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.77% +20.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £355 £306
% change year-on-year -4.92% +15.91%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £52.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year - +75.00%  

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 228 288 216
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 8.51% 9.77% 6.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 202 128
Median daily rate £401 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.12% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £377
% change year-on-year +12.50% +5.99%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 26
Median hourly rate £47.50 £15.36 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +209.34% -23.92%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £12.20 £16.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £15.36 £24.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £34.85 £20.19
% change year-on-year -49.78% +72.65%  

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 Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Prime in the South West over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 25 June 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 -9 3 £370 +1.36%
Cornwall - 2 £338 -
Devon -6 1 - -
Dorset - 1 £450 -
Cisco Prime
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 13 (100.00%) Cisco
1 13 (100.00%) Firewall
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 12 (92.31%) Wireless
3 8 (61.54%) OSPF
3 8 (61.54%) BGP
3 8 (61.54%) VPN
3 8 (61.54%) Network Management
3 8 (61.54%) Data Centre
4 7 (53.85%) Unified Communications
4 7 (53.85%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (53.85%) SolarWinds
4 7 (53.85%) Spanning Tree
4 7 (53.85%) IP Telephony
4 7 (53.85%) Cisco IPT
4 7 (53.85%) IronPort
4 7 (53.85%) IBM
4 7 (53.85%) HP
4 7 (53.85%) CA
4 7 (53.85%) CheckPoint
4 7 (53.85%) MPLS
5 6 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (38.46%) Nokia
6 5 (38.46%) CCNP
6 5 (38.46%) Blue Coat
6 5 (38.46%) FWSM
7 4 (30.77%) NX-OS
7 4 (30.77%) HSRP
7 4 (30.77%) FortiGate
7 4 (30.77%) Infoblox

Cisco Prime
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 13 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 13 (100.00%) Firewall
2 12 (92.31%) Wireless
3 8 (61.54%) BGP
3 8 (61.54%) OSPF
3 8 (61.54%) VPN
4 7 (53.85%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (53.85%) Cisco IPT
4 7 (53.85%) IP Telephony
4 7 (53.85%) MPLS
4 7 (53.85%) Spanning Tree
4 7 (53.85%) Unified Communications
5 5 (38.46%) FWSM
6 4 (30.77%) Cisco IOS
6 4 (30.77%) Cisco Wireless
6 4 (30.77%) DHCP
6 4 (30.77%) DNS
6 4 (30.77%) HSRP
6 4 (30.77%) NX-OS
6 4 (30.77%) TACACS
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) German Language
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Network Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Network Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Senior Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Senior Network Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Network Operations Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Cisco Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Cisco Network Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Data Centre
2 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Network Management
2 4 (30.77%) ITIL
2 4 (30.77%) Load Balancing
3 2 (15.38%) Capacity Management
3 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (15.38%) Customer Requirements
3 2 (15.38%) Performance Management
3 2 (15.38%) Proactive Monitoring
3 2 (15.38%) Problem Management
4 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
4 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (38.46%) CCNP
3 2 (15.38%) CCNA
4 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
4 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (53.85%) CA
2 7 (53.85%) CheckPoint
2 7 (53.85%) HP
2 7 (53.85%) IBM
2 7 (53.85%) IronPort
2 7 (53.85%) SolarWinds
3 5 (38.46%) Blue Coat
3 5 (38.46%) Nokia
4 4 (30.77%) Infoblox
5 2 (15.38%) F5
5 2 (15.38%) Juniper
6 1 (7.69%) Fortinet
6 1 (7.69%) Palo Alto