Period
to 17 July 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 17 July 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
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 18 12 10
Rank change year-on-year -6 -2 +4
Contract jobs citing Cisco 14 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stevenage 9.66% 7.06% 13.19%
As % of the Vendors category 17.07% 13.33% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Stevenage median daily rate £450 £650 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.77% - -
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £395 £400
% change year-on-year +1.27% -1.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 0
Stevenage median hourly rate £27.50 £15.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +83.33% - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.82 £15.90 £17.25
% change year-on-year +12.04% -7.81% +81.58%

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 82 45 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stevenage 56.55% 52.94% 52.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 14 13
Stevenage median daily rate £288 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.86% - +7.69%
10th Percentile £161 £240 £226
90th Percentile £475 £544 £446
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 16 11
Stevenage median hourly rate £27.50 £19.26 £8.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.76% +126.62% -54.70%
10th Percentile £11.81 £11.75 £7.85
90th Percentile £35.00 £49.75 £44.00
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £15.86 £14.50 £13.25
% change year-on-year +9.38% +9.43% -24.29%

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

Cisco
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Stevenage

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco in Stevenage over the 6 months to 17 July 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Cisco in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 17 July 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 10 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 9 (64.29%) Firewall
3 8 (57.14%) Juniper
3 8 (57.14%) SC Cleared
4 7 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (42.86%) ITIL
6 5 (35.71%) LAN
6 5 (35.71%) CCNA
6 5 (35.71%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (35.71%) Blue Coat
6 5 (35.71%) ProxySG
7 4 (28.57%) Business Continuity
7 4 (28.57%) Information Security
7 4 (28.57%) Mitel
7 4 (28.57%) Degree
7 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (28.57%) Veeam
7 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
7 4 (28.57%) VMware
7 4 (28.57%) SQL
7 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
7 4 (28.57%) HP
7 4 (28.57%) Dell
7 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
7 4 (28.57%) VoIP
7 4 (28.57%) SMTP
7 4 (28.57%) HTTP
7 4 (28.57%) Windows
7 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
7 4 (28.57%) Server Virtualisation

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 9 (64.29%) Firewall
2 5 (35.71%) LAN
2 5 (35.71%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (28.57%) HTTP
3 4 (28.57%) SMTP
3 4 (28.57%) VoIP
4 3 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (21.43%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (21.43%) Cisco ISE
4 3 (21.43%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (21.43%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 3 (21.43%) NX-OS
4 3 (21.43%) OSPF
4 3 (21.43%) VLAN
4 3 (21.43%) VPN
5 2 (14.29%) WAN
General
1 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 2 (14.29%) Local Government
2 2 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Network Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Technical Support
3 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Network Architect
3 2 (14.29%) NOC Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Data Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Data Network Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Firewall Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Network Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Network Support
4 1 (7.14%) Network Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) CMDB
1 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
1 4 (28.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) ITIL
2 4 (28.57%) Business Continuity
2 4 (28.57%) Information Security
2 4 (28.57%) Server Virtualisation
3 3 (21.43%) Migration
4 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
4 2 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (14.29%) NsoIT
4 2 (14.29%) Proactive Monitoring
5 1 (7.14%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 8 (57.14%) SC Cleared
3 7 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (35.71%) CCNA
5 4 (28.57%) Degree
6 3 (21.43%) DV Cleared
7 2 (14.29%) CCENT
7 2 (14.29%) CCNP
7 2 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (14.29%) MCP
7 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) ProxySG
2 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 4 (28.57%) Virtual Desktop
2 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Juniper
2 5 (35.71%) Blue Coat
3 4 (28.57%) Dell
3 4 (28.57%) HP
3 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 4 (28.57%) Mitel
3 4 (28.57%) Veeam
3 4 (28.57%) VMware
4 3 (21.43%) CheckPoint
4 3 (21.43%) F5