Period
to 23 October 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Stevenage with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cisco over the 6 months to 23 October 2018 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Cisco Systems, Inc.

Cisco
Hertfordshire > Stevenage
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 27 5 13
Rank change year-on-year -22 +8 -2
Contract jobs citing Cisco 9 21 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stevenage 5.06% 17.65% 10.23%
As % of the Vendors category 9.09% 34.43% 18.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 4
Stevenage median daily rate £325 £403 £434
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.35% -7.09% +155.15%
10th Percentile £313 £287 £346
90th Percentile £398 £512 £457
Hertfordshire median daily rate £425 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +8.97% +4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 0
Stevenage median hourly rate - £25.00 -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £13.00 £21.28 £17.50
% change year-on-year -38.90% +21.57% -17.71%

Cisco is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Stevenage.

All Vendors
Stevenage
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 99 61 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stevenage 55.62% 51.26% 55.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 21 24
Stevenage median daily rate £341 £363 £258
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.86% +40.78% -38.69%
10th Percentile £193 £260 £250
90th Percentile £483 £403 £442
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £403 £375
% change year-on-year -0.74% +7.47% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 19 8
Stevenage median hourly rate £41.00 £25.00 £9.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +64.00% +173.97% -57.61%
10th Percentile £10.34 £12.80 £8.25
90th Percentile £43.68 £46.50 £44.30
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.32 £16.81 £15.50
% change year-on-year +3.06% +8.42% -26.08%

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in Stevenage

Job postings citing Cisco as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Stevenage.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco in Stevenage

Cisco
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Stevenage

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco in Stevenage

Cisco
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Stevenage

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Stevenage region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 8 (88.89%) Juniper
2 7 (77.78%) SC Cleared
2 7 (77.78%) Security Cleared
3 6 (66.67%) LAN
4 4 (44.44%) Firewall
4 4 (44.44%) CheckPoint
4 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (44.44%) Migration
4 4 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (44.44%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (44.44%) Cisco ISE
5 3 (33.33%) Blue Coat
5 3 (33.33%) ProxySG
5 3 (33.33%) VLAN
5 3 (33.33%) OSPF
5 3 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (33.33%) VPN
6 2 (22.22%) DNS
6 2 (22.22%) Wireless
6 2 (22.22%) BGP
6 2 (22.22%) TACACS
6 2 (22.22%) WPA2
6 2 (22.22%) CCNP
6 2 (22.22%) 802.1X
6 2 (22.22%) F5
6 2 (22.22%) FWSM
7 1 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (11.11%) NX-OS
7 1 (11.11%) NsoIT
7 1 (11.11%) CCNA

Cisco
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stevenage 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 6 (66.67%) LAN
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco ISE
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (44.44%) Firewall
3 3 (33.33%) OSPF
3 3 (33.33%) VLAN
3 3 (33.33%) VPN
3 3 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (22.22%) BGP
4 2 (22.22%) DNS
4 2 (22.22%) FWSM
4 2 (22.22%) TACACS
4 2 (22.22%) Wireless
4 2 (22.22%) WPA2
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (11.11%) NX-OS
General
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Blue Coat Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Implementation Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Juniper Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Lead Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Network Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Network Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Telecoms Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) 802.1X
2 1 (11.11%) CGI
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Migration
2 1 (11.11%) NsoIT
2 1 (11.11%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Perl
1 1 (11.11%) Python
1 1 (11.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) SC Cleared
1 7 (77.78%) Security Cleared
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (22.22%) CCNP
4 1 (11.11%) CCNA
4 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Juniper
2 4 (44.44%) CheckPoint
3 3 (33.33%) Blue Coat
4 2 (22.22%) F5