Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 19 November 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.

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

Cisco
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 24 14
Rank change year-on-year -7 -10 +4
Contract jobs citing Cisco 30 46 68
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 4.29% 6.77% 7.76%
As % of the Vendors category 9.06% 14.70% 18.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 26 35
Swindon median daily rate £338 £361 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.57% -15.00% -10.05%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £303
90th Percentile £491 £400 £538
Wiltshire median daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +10.34% +3.57% -22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Swindon median hourly rate £40.00 - £39.00
Wiltshire median hourly rate £37.50 £45.00 £41.50
% change year-on-year -16.67% +8.43% +78.73%

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 Swindon.

All Vendors
Swindon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 331 313 377
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 47.35% 46.10% 43.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 224 239
Swindon median daily rate £415 £375 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.67% -5.06% -0.94%
10th Percentile £304 £241 £260
90th Percentile £575 £575 £550
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £375 £360
% change year-on-year +13.33% +4.17% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 22
Swindon median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £19.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.67% +10.35% -5.13%
10th Percentile £13.00 £18.50 £11.38
90th Percentile £32.13 £24.70 £41.50
Wiltshire median hourly rate £27.50 £41.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year -32.93% +86.36% -3.04%

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco in Swindon

Cisco
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco in Swindon

Cisco
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco in Swindon over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco in Swindon

Cisco
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco in Swindon

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco 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.

1 14 (46.67%) Windows
2 11 (36.67%) Security Cleared
3 10 (33.33%) VMware
4 9 (30.00%) Hyper-V
4 9 (30.00%) SC Cleared
5 8 (26.67%) Windows Server
5 8 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (23.33%) Citrix
6 7 (23.33%) NetApp
6 7 (23.33%) C
6 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
6 7 (23.33%) Firewall
6 7 (23.33%) vSphere
7 6 (20.00%) NetScaler
7 6 (20.00%) FlexPod
7 6 (20.00%) Migration
7 6 (20.00%) Project Management
8 5 (16.67%) Unix
8 5 (16.67%) CCNP
8 5 (16.67%) Finance
8 5 (16.67%) Banking
8 5 (16.67%) VxBlock/Vblock
8 5 (16.67%) VMware NSX
8 5 (16.67%) Virtual Servers
8 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 5 (16.67%) SCVMM
8 5 (16.67%) XenDesktop
9 4 (13.33%) vCenter Server
9 4 (13.33%) Blue Coat
9 4 (13.33%) Active Directory

Cisco
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.33%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (6.67%) Office 365
2 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (23.33%) Firewall
2 6 (20.00%) NetScaler
3 3 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (6.67%) Cisco ISE
4 2 (6.67%) LAN
4 2 (6.67%) Network Security
4 2 (6.67%) TACACS
5 1 (3.33%) BIG-IP
5 1 (3.33%) Broadband
5 1 (3.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (3.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (3.33%) H.323
5 1 (3.33%) Software-Defined Networking
5 1 (3.33%) Telepresence
5 1 (3.33%) WAN
5 1 (3.33%) Wi-Fi
General
1 5 (16.67%) Banking
1 5 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) Architect
2 7 (23.33%) Cisco Architect
2 7 (23.33%) Infrastructure Architect
2 7 (23.33%) Network Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) Citrix Architect
4 5 (16.67%) VMware Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) Hyper-V Architect
6 3 (10.00%) Consultant
6 3 (10.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Cisco Consultant
7 2 (6.67%) Network Security Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Security Consultant
7 2 (6.67%) Security Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Senior Network Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) Cisco Security Consultant
8 1 (3.33%) Data Network Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) Designer
8 1 (3.33%) Security Designer
8 1 (3.33%) Voice Consultant
8 1 (3.33%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) FlexPod
2 5 (16.67%) VxBlock/Vblock
3 2 (6.67%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.33%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (3.33%) Public Cloud
4 1 (3.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 14 (46.67%) Windows
2 8 (26.67%) Windows Server
3 5 (16.67%) Unix
4 2 (6.67%) Linux
5 1 (3.33%) Solaris
5 1 (3.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.00%) Migration
1 6 (20.00%) Project Management
2 2 (6.67%) Coaching
2 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (6.67%) Load Balancing
2 2 (6.67%) Network Management
2 2 (6.67%) People Management
2 2 (6.67%) Proactive Management
2 2 (6.67%) Risk Management
2 2 (6.67%) Security Hardening
2 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (3.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (3.33%) Fault Analysis
3 1 (3.33%) Information Assurance
3 1 (3.33%) Information Security
3 1 (3.33%) Network Architecture
3 1 (3.33%) Network Design
3 1 (3.33%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (3.33%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (3.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (23.33%) C
2 2 (6.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (6.67%) Java
2 2 (6.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (36.67%) Security Cleared
2 9 (30.00%) SC Cleared
3 8 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (16.67%) CCNP
5 3 (10.00%) CCNA
6 2 (6.67%) CCIE
7 1 (3.33%) CCIE Security
7 1 (3.33%) CCSA
7 1 (3.33%) CISA
7 1 (3.33%) CISM
7 1 (3.33%) CISSP
7 1 (3.33%) DV Cleared
7 1 (3.33%) ISEB
7 1 (3.33%) MCITP
7 1 (3.33%) MCSE
7 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 9 (30.00%) Hyper-V
2 7 (23.33%) vSphere
3 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 5 (16.67%) Virtual Servers
3 5 (16.67%) VMware NSX
3 5 (16.67%) XenDesktop
4 4 (13.33%) Active Directory
5 2 (6.67%) ProxySG
5 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (3.33%) NFS
6 1 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (16.67%) SCVMM
2 4 (13.33%) vCenter Server
3 2 (6.67%) Nagios
4 1 (3.33%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) VMware
2 7 (23.33%) Citrix
2 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (23.33%) NetApp
3 4 (13.33%) Blue Coat
4 3 (10.00%) F5
4 3 (10.00%) Juniper
5 2 (6.67%) ArcSight
5 2 (6.67%) EMC
5 2 (6.67%) IronPort
5 2 (6.67%) McAfee
5 2 (6.67%) Nokia
6 1 (3.33%) Aruba
6 1 (3.33%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.33%) Meraki
6 1 (3.33%) Radware
6 1 (3.33%) Red Hat