Period
to 24 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Taunton 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 24 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
Somerset > Taunton
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 23 49
Rank change year-on-year +6 +26 -4
Contract jobs citing Cisco 3 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Taunton 2.63% 1.96% 0.55%
As % of the Vendors category 12.00% 5.00% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Taunton median daily rate £325 - -
Somerset median daily rate £231 £306 £225
% change year-on-year -24.49% +36.11% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Taunton median hourly rate £21.00 - £20.60
10th Percentile £20.50 - £18.10
90th Percentile £21.50 - £23.10
Somerset median hourly rate £21.00 £28.00 £20.60
% change year-on-year -25.00% +35.92% +3.00%

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 Taunton.

All Vendors
Taunton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 25 40 113
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Taunton 21.93% 39.22% 62.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 23 91
Taunton median daily rate £167 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -48.62% -13.33% -
10th Percentile £101 £213 £281
90th Percentile £358 £419 £470
Somerset median daily rate £350 £353 £375
% change year-on-year -0.71% -6.00% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 3
Taunton median hourly rate £22.00 £12.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +83.33% -14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £16.00 £10.40 £13.10
90th Percentile £24.10 £14.40 £21.38
Somerset median hourly rate £24.00 £21.50 £38.25
% change year-on-year +11.63% -43.79% +90.96%

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in Taunton

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco in Taunton

Cisco
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco in Taunton

Cisco
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Taunton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco in Taunton

For the 6 months to 24 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 Taunton region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) CCNP
1 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) Dell
2 1 (33.33%) Barracuda Networks
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Meraki
2 1 (33.33%) MPLS
2 1 (33.33%) OSPF
2 1 (33.33%) Sophos
2 1 (33.33%) BGP
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) SMS
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS

Cisco
Co-occurring IT Skills in Taunton 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 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) BGP
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) MPLS
2 1 (33.33%) OSPF
2 1 (33.33%) SMS
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Support
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall Support
2 1 (33.33%) Network Support
2 1 (33.33%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Technician
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCNA
1 2 (66.67%) CCNP
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Barracuda Networks
1 1 (33.33%) Dell
1 1 (33.33%) Meraki
1 1 (33.33%) Sophos