Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 42 25 14
Rank change year-on-year -17 -11 +7
Contract jobs citing Cisco 21 40 70
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 3.16% 5.98% 8.82%
As % of the Vendors category 7.17% 14.87% 19.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 22 44
Swindon median daily rate £400 £300 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -17.81% -11.52%
10th Percentile £313 £228 £283
90th Percentile £550 £400 £496
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £318 £350
% change year-on-year +33.86% -9.29% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Swindon median hourly rate £40.00 - £39.00
Wiltshire median hourly rate £38.75 £41.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year -5.49% +1.23% +74.42%

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 293 269 361
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 44.06% 40.21% 45.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 178 251
Swindon median daily rate £425 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% +3.33% -1.96%
10th Percentile £306 £217 £263
90th Percentile £577 £550 £538
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +13.33% +3.45% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 21
Swindon median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.67% +20.03% +2.91%
10th Percentile £13.00 £15.70 £11.25
90th Percentile £31.00 £24.55 £41.50
Wiltshire median hourly rate £22.25 £38.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year -42.21% +13.24% +49.85%

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 17 January 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 17 January 2018, 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 7 (33.33%) VMware
2 6 (28.57%) Network Security
2 6 (28.57%) Security Cleared
3 5 (23.81%) SC Cleared
3 5 (23.81%) F5
3 5 (23.81%) Firewall
3 5 (23.81%) Migration
3 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
3 5 (23.81%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (19.05%) Windows
4 4 (19.05%) DNS
4 4 (19.05%) BIG-IP
4 4 (19.05%) vSphere
4 4 (19.05%) Blue Coat
4 4 (19.05%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (19.05%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 4 (19.05%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 3 (14.29%) Telepresence
5 3 (14.29%) Data Centre
5 3 (14.29%) Cisco CUCM
5 3 (14.29%) Windows Server
5 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (14.29%) DV Cleared
5 3 (14.29%) Load Balancing
5 3 (14.29%) Hyper-V
5 3 (14.29%) Finance
5 3 (14.29%) LAN
5 3 (14.29%) Juniper
5 3 (14.29%) CheckPoint
5 3 (14.29%) MPLS

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 2 (9.52%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Office 365
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) Network Security
2 5 (23.81%) Firewall
3 4 (19.05%) BIG-IP
3 4 (19.05%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (19.05%) DNS
3 4 (19.05%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 4 (19.05%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 3 (14.29%) LAN
4 3 (14.29%) MPLS
4 3 (14.29%) Telepresence
5 2 (9.52%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (9.52%) H.323
5 2 (9.52%) Reverse Proxy
5 2 (9.52%) VPN
6 1 (4.76%) Cisco ISE
6 1 (4.76%) Software-Defined Networking
6 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
6 1 (4.76%) Unified Communications
6 1 (4.76%) VoIP
6 1 (4.76%) WAN
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Architect
3 2 (9.52%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Consultant
3 2 (9.52%) Network Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco Network Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Firewall Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Implementation Specialist
4 1 (4.76%) Network Specialist
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Implementation Specialist
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Network Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
4 1 (4.76%) Support Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) VoIP Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.52%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (9.52%) Public Cloud
2 2 (9.52%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (4.76%) FlexPod
3 1 (4.76%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Windows
2 3 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 2 (9.52%) Linux
4 1 (4.76%) Solaris
4 1 (4.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Migration
2 3 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 2 (9.52%) Network Architecture
4 1 (4.76%) Coaching
4 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (4.76%) Network Design
4 1 (4.76%) Network Management
4 1 (4.76%) People Management
4 1 (4.76%) Proactive Management
4 1 (4.76%) Risk Management
4 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.76%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (4.76%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
2 1 (4.76%) C
2 1 (4.76%) Java
2 1 (4.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 5 (23.81%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (23.81%) SC Cleared
3 3 (14.29%) DV Cleared
4 2 (9.52%) CCNA
4 2 (9.52%) CCNP
5 1 (4.76%) CCIE
5 1 (4.76%) CCSA
5 1 (4.76%) CCSP
5 1 (4.76%) JNCIA
5 1 (4.76%) MCITP
5 1 (4.76%) MCSE
5 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
2 4 (19.05%) vSphere
3 3 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (9.52%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (4.76%) NFS
5 1 (4.76%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (4.76%) Nagios
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) VMware
2 5 (23.81%) F5
3 4 (19.05%) Blue Coat
4 3 (14.29%) CheckPoint
4 3 (14.29%) Juniper
5 1 (4.76%) Aruba
5 1 (4.76%) EMC
5 1 (4.76%) IronPort
5 1 (4.76%) McAfee
5 1 (4.76%) Meraki
5 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.76%) NetApp
5 1 (4.76%) Radware
5 1 (4.76%) Red Hat