The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon with a requirement for Cisco Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 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 Certification
Wiltshire / Swindon
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 22 36
Rank change year-on-year -15 +14  
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 4 19 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 1.20% 5.52% 1.65%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.89% 27.54% 7.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 14 4
Median daily rate £325 £340 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.41% -28.42%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £345
% change year-on-year +10.71% +1.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.93 £35.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year -8.78% +66.66%  

Cisco Certification is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon.

Academic & Professional Certification
Swindon
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 45 69 76
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 13.55% 20.06% 20.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 54 61
Median daily rate £395 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.96% -9.37%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £27.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +57.14%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.21 £24.12
% change year-on-year +9.25% +25.22%  

Cisco Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Swindon citing Cisco Certification as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Certification in Swindon

Cisco Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Certification in Swindon

Cisco Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco Certification in Swindon

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Certification 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (72.73%) Firewall
3 7 (63.64%) CCNP
3 7 (63.64%) Security Cleared
3 7 (63.64%) SC Cleared
4 6 (54.55%) Blue Coat
4 6 (54.55%) ProxySG
5 5 (45.45%) TACACS
5 5 (45.45%) CCNA
5 5 (45.45%) Nokia
5 5 (45.45%) C
5 5 (45.45%) Load Balancing
5 5 (45.45%) ArcSight
5 5 (45.45%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (27.27%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (27.27%) Wireless
7 2 (18.18%) Broadband
7 2 (18.18%) Juniper
8 1 (9.09%) Palo Alto
8 1 (9.09%) F5
8 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
8 1 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
8 1 (9.09%) vSphere
8 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (9.09%) WatchGuard
8 1 (9.09%) Network Security
8 1 (9.09%) JNCIA
8 1 (9.09%) JNCIS
8 1 (9.09%) JNCIE

Cisco Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 8 (72.73%) Firewall
2 5 (45.45%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (45.45%) TACACS
3 3 (27.27%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (27.27%) Wireless
4 2 (18.18%) Broadband
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (9.09%) Internet
5 1 (9.09%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Network Engineer
2 6 (54.55%) Network Security Engineer
2 6 (54.55%) Security Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Wireless Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Wireless Network Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Field Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Network Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Network Field Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) CCNP
1 7 (63.64%) SC Cleared
1 7 (63.64%) Security Cleared
2 5 (45.45%) CCNA
3 1 (9.09%) CCIE
3 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) JNCIA
3 1 (9.09%) JNCIE
3 1 (9.09%) JNCIS
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) ProxySG
2 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
2 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (9.09%) vSphere
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (54.55%) Blue Coat
3 5 (45.45%) ArcSight
3 5 (45.45%) Nokia
4 2 (18.18%) Juniper
5 1 (9.09%) F5
5 1 (9.09%) McAfee
5 1 (9.09%) Palo Alto
5 1 (9.09%) WatchGuard