The median contractor rate for a Cisco Network Engineer was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Network Engineer
South East / Surrey
Rank 88 95 81
Rank change year-on-year +7 -14  
Contract jobs requiring a Cisco Network Engineer 3 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.26% 0.46% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.48% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 8
Median daily rate £350 £275 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.27% -30.37%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £340 £300
% change year-on-year -0.73% +13.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £35.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year -43.26% +28.18%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1099 1244 1351
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 94.09% 96.14% 95.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 711 807 732
Median daily rate £425 £415 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.40% +10.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £228 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 99 61
Median hourly rate £14.75 £30.00 £25.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.83% +16.73%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £52.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year -12.50% +16.14%  

Cisco Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey that featured Cisco Network Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Network Engineer in Surrey

Cisco Network Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Network Engineer in Surrey

Cisco Network Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Network Engineer in Surrey over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco Network Engineer in Surrey

Cisco Network Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco Network Engineer in Surrey

Cisco Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, Cisco Network Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Surrey region featuring Cisco Network Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (66.67%) F5
3 4 (66.67%) CCNA
3 4 (66.67%) Firewall
4 3 (50.00%) Wireless
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (33.33%) Riverbed
5 2 (33.33%) High Availability
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (33.33%) Spanning Tree
5 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
5 2 (33.33%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (33.33%) VMware
5 2 (33.33%) Blue Coat
5 2 (33.33%) VLAN
5 2 (33.33%) Wireshark
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (33.33%) Network Security
5 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (33.33%) SLA
5 2 (33.33%) CCNP
5 2 (33.33%) Juniper
5 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
5 2 (33.33%) MPLS
5 2 (33.33%) OSPF
5 2 (33.33%) BGP
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (33.33%) VPN
5 2 (33.33%) Linux

Cisco Network Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (50.00%) Wireless
3 2 (33.33%) BGP
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (33.33%) MPLS
3 2 (33.33%) Network Security
3 2 (33.33%) OSPF
3 2 (33.33%) Spanning Tree
3 2 (33.33%) VLAN
3 2 (33.33%) VoIP
3 2 (33.33%) VPN
3 2 (33.33%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) Wireshark
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco Wireless
4 1 (16.67%) SSL
4 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 2 (33.33%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security
2 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (16.67%) Threat Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (66.67%) CCNA
3 2 (33.33%) CCNP
4 1 (16.67%) CCIE
4 1 (16.67%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) F5
3 2 (33.33%) Blue Coat
3 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 2 (33.33%) Juniper
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Riverbed
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) Aruba
4 1 (16.67%) Civica
4 1 (16.67%) Palo Alto
4 1 (16.67%) Sourcefire