Period
to 22 July 2018

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 22 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
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 29 9
Rank change year-on-year -8 -20 +24
Contract jobs citing Cisco 27 32 77
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 4.23% 4.64% 11.10%
As % of the Vendors category 10.47% 10.26% 24.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 29 60
Swindon median daily rate £325 £325 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -10.34% -17.14%
10th Percentile £180 £206 £302
90th Percentile £486 £515 £453
Wiltshire median daily rate £430 £338 £363
% change year-on-year +27.41% -6.90% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Swindon median hourly rate - - £12.00
Wiltshire median hourly rate £46.50 £40.25 £12.00
% change year-on-year +15.53% +235.42% -

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 258 312 317
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 40.44% 45.22% 45.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 203 219
Swindon median daily rate £425 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +10.34% -3.33%
10th Percentile £253 £264 £262
90th Percentile £598 £553 £540
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £419 £364
% change year-on-year +1.49% +15.12% +3.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 7
Swindon median hourly rate £17.50 £13.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.62% -31.58% -0.16%
10th Percentile £16.50 £12.50 £11.60
90th Percentile £18.50 £44.70 £31.25
Wiltshire median hourly rate £42.75 £38.75 £23.00
% change year-on-year +10.32% +68.48% +20.86%

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 22 July 2018.

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 22 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 11 (40.74%) Firewall
2 10 (37.04%) Tomcat
3 9 (33.33%) Finance
4 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
4 8 (29.63%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (29.63%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (25.93%) Cisco UCCE
5 7 (25.93%) Speech Recognition
5 7 (25.93%) Cisco ICM
5 7 (25.93%) WAN
5 7 (25.93%) Java
5 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
5 7 (25.93%) JSP
5 7 (25.93%) Windows
5 7 (25.93%) VMware
5 7 (25.93%) IVR
5 7 (25.93%) VXML
6 6 (22.22%) .NET
6 6 (22.22%) CheckPoint
6 6 (22.22%) CCNA
6 6 (22.22%) Windows Server
7 5 (18.52%) Data Centre
7 5 (18.52%) VPN
7 5 (18.52%) Active Directory
7 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (18.52%) Juniper
7 5 (18.52%) MPLS
7 5 (18.52%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (18.52%) F5

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 10 (37.04%) Tomcat
2 4 (14.81%) IIS
3 3 (11.11%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Office 365
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (40.74%) Firewall
2 7 (25.93%) Cisco ICM
2 7 (25.93%) WAN
3 5 (18.52%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (18.52%) MPLS
3 5 (18.52%) VPN
4 4 (14.81%) Network Security
4 4 (14.81%) TCP/IP
5 3 (11.11%) HTTP
5 3 (11.11%) HTTPS
5 3 (11.11%) IP Telephony
5 3 (11.11%) LAN
5 3 (11.11%) SMTP
5 3 (11.11%) SSH
5 3 (11.11%) Telnet
6 2 (7.41%) Cisco ISE
6 2 (7.41%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 2 (7.41%) Wireless
7 1 (3.70%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (3.70%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Hudson
1 1 (3.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 9 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Banking
2 1 (3.70%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Network Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Consultant
3 4 (14.81%) IT Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Network Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Security Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Network Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Network Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Network Designer
6 1 (3.70%) Network Support
6 1 (3.70%) Network Support Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Security Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Security Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Test Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.93%) JSP
1 7 (25.93%) VXML
2 6 (22.22%) .NET
3 1 (3.70%) JSON
3 1 (3.70%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (25.93%) IVR
3 5 (18.52%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (3.70%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (3.70%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.93%) Windows
2 6 (22.22%) Windows Server
3 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (7.41%) Linux
5 1 (3.70%) Windows 10
5 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) Speech Recognition
2 4 (14.81%) Network Architecture
3 3 (11.11%) Load Balancing
3 3 (11.11%) Security Testing
4 2 (7.41%) Incident Management
4 2 (7.41%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (7.41%) Security Operations
4 2 (7.41%) SIEM
4 2 (7.41%) Statistics
4 2 (7.41%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 1 (3.70%) Coaching
5 1 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.70%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (3.70%) DDoS Mitigation
5 1 (3.70%) IT Strategy
5 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.70%) Network Management
5 1 (3.70%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 1 (3.70%) TOGAF
5 1 (3.70%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.93%) Java
1 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
2 4 (14.81%) SQL
3 2 (7.41%) Python
4 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.70%) C
4 1 (3.70%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 8 (29.63%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (22.22%) CCNA
3 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (11.11%) CCNP
4 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
5 2 (7.41%) Degree
5 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
6 1 (3.70%) CCDP
6 1 (3.70%) CCSA
6 1 (3.70%) CCSE
6 1 (3.70%) HND
6 1 (3.70%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.70%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 7 (25.93%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (3.70%) ArcSight ESM
2 1 (3.70%) Endace
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (3.70%) vMotion
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
2 7 (25.93%) VMware
3 6 (22.22%) CheckPoint
4 5 (18.52%) F5
4 5 (18.52%) Juniper
5 2 (7.41%) HP
6 1 (3.70%) ArcSight
6 1 (3.70%) Barracuda Networks
6 1 (3.70%) Blue Coat
6 1 (3.70%) Infoblox
6 1 (3.70%) Intel
6 1 (3.70%) Lancope
6 1 (3.70%) McAfee
6 1 (3.70%) NetScout
6 1 (3.70%) Riverbed
6 1 (3.70%) ServiceNow
6 1 (3.70%) SolarWinds
6 1 (3.70%) Sophos
6 1 (3.70%) Splunk
6 1 (3.70%) Twitter