The median contractor rate for a Cisco Consultant was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Consultant
UK
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 594 611 615
Rank change year-on-year +17 +4  
Contract jobs requiring a Cisco Consultant 21 34 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.045% 0.063% 0.050%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.047% 0.066% 0.053%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 13 14
Median daily rate £450 £395 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.92% -9.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £313 £351
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £549 £484
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £448 £450
% change year-on-year +0.55% -0.55%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 44408 51163 53304
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.74% 94.88% 94.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 28718 33369 33474
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £572
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £373
% change year-on-year - +7.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1380 1506 2056
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.57 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Cisco Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Cisco Consultant in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Consultant in the UK

Cisco Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Consultant in the UK

Cisco Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Consultant over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco Consultant in the UK

Cisco Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco Consultant in the UK

Cisco Consultant
Top 17 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +38 20 £450 +13.92% 6
London +24 15 £450 +13.92% 2
City of London +6 3 - -
Hertfordshire - 2 £500 - 2
Hatfield - 2 £500 - 1
East of England - 2 £500 - 3
Scotland +30 1 £430 +43.33%
West Midlands +25 1 £450 -10.00%
North West +23 1 £450 -
Edinburgh +10 1 £430 +43.33%
South East +3 1 £293 -45.58%
West Sussex - 1 £293 -
Warwickshire - 1 £450 -
Cheshire - 1 £450 -
Stratford-upon-Avon - 1 £450 -
Enfield - 1 - -
Crawley - 1 £293 -

Cisco Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, Cisco Consultant contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Cisco Consultant in the job title.

1 53 (100.00%) Cisco
2 21 (39.62%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (28.30%) Network Security
4 13 (24.53%) CCNP
5 9 (16.98%) CCIE
5 9 (16.98%) Firewall
6 8 (15.09%) Security Cleared
6 8 (15.09%) F5
7 7 (13.21%) Change Management
7 7 (13.21%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (13.21%) Data Centre
8 6 (11.32%) SC Cleared
8 6 (11.32%) Finance
8 6 (11.32%) CheckPoint
9 5 (9.43%) Wireless
9 5 (9.43%) Migration
9 5 (9.43%) Cisco CUCM
10 4 (7.55%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (7.55%) Cisco Prime
10 4 (7.55%) Juniper
10 4 (7.55%) VPN
10 4 (7.55%) Arista
11 3 (5.66%) CCNA
11 3 (5.66%) CSS
11 3 (5.66%) VoIP
11 3 (5.66%) WAN
11 3 (5.66%) Information Security
11 3 (5.66%) H.323
11 3 (5.66%) Data Virtualisation
11 3 (5.66%) F5 BIG-IP LTM

Cisco Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (3.77%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.89%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (28.30%) Network Security
2 9 (16.98%) Firewall
3 7 (13.21%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (9.43%) Wireless
5 4 (7.55%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (7.55%) VPN
6 3 (5.66%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 3 (5.66%) H.323
6 3 (5.66%) VoIP
6 3 (5.66%) WAN
7 2 (3.77%) Cisco ISE
7 2 (3.77%) LAN
7 2 (3.77%) MGCP
7 2 (3.77%) NetScaler
7 2 (3.77%) Skype
7 2 (3.77%) Software-Defined Networking
8 1 (1.89%) Avaya Modular Messaging
8 1 (1.89%) Cisco Wireless
8 1 (1.89%) Telepresence
8 1 (1.89%) WebEx
General
1 6 (11.32%) Finance
2 1 (1.89%) Electronics
2 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.89%) Marketing
2 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.66%) CSS
2 2 (3.77%) 802.1X
2 2 (3.77%) Middleware
3 1 (1.89%) SAML
3 1 (1.89%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.21%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (13.21%) Change Management
2 5 (9.43%) Migration
3 3 (5.66%) Data Virtualisation
3 3 (5.66%) Information Security
4 2 (3.77%) Load Balancing
4 2 (3.77%) Network Design
4 2 (3.77%) Presales
4 2 (3.77%) Project Management
4 2 (3.77%) Use Case
5 1 (1.89%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (1.89%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (1.89%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (1.89%) ITIL
5 1 (1.89%) Network Planning
5 1 (1.89%) Performance Improvement
5 1 (1.89%) Problem Management
5 1 (1.89%) Programme Management
5 1 (1.89%) Software Licensing
Qualifications
1 21 (39.62%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (24.53%) CCNP
3 9 (16.98%) CCIE
4 8 (15.09%) Security Cleared
5 6 (11.32%) SC Cleared
6 3 (5.66%) CCNA
7 2 (3.77%) CCDP
7 2 (3.77%) CCIE Security
7 2 (3.77%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.89%) CCDA
8 1 (1.89%) CCDE
8 1 (1.89%) CCIE Routing and Switching
8 1 (1.89%) CCSA
8 1 (1.89%) CCSE
8 1 (1.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.89%) Firmware
1 1 (1.89%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (1.89%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (9.43%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (7.55%) Cisco Prime
3 3 (5.66%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (1.89%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.89%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 53 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (15.09%) F5
3 6 (11.32%) CheckPoint
4 4 (7.55%) Arista
4 4 (7.55%) Juniper
5 2 (3.77%) Avaya
5 2 (3.77%) Citrix
5 2 (3.77%) Fortinet
5 2 (3.77%) Meraki
5 2 (3.77%) Palo Alto
5 2 (3.77%) VMware
6 1 (1.89%) Blue Coat
6 1 (1.89%) IronPort
6 1 (1.89%) Lancope
6 1 (1.89%) Mercator
6 1 (1.89%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.89%) Nortel
6 1 (1.89%) SAP
6 1 (1.89%) Sourcefire
6 1 (1.89%) Verint
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