The median contractor rate for a Cisco Consultant was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 28 March 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
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 577 619 604
Rank change year-on-year +42 -15  
Contract jobs requiring a Cisco Consultant 31 20 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.069% 0.037% 0.070%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.073% 0.039% 0.074%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 8 14
Median daily rate £450 £435 £426
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.44% +2.05%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £384 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £538 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year - +12.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £40.00

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 42733 51025 51236
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.78% 95.23% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 27760 33065 30937
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1481 1587 2052
Median hourly rate £18.00 £18.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +7.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £48.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.63 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.82% +15.44%  

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 28 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Consultant.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco Consultant in the UK

Cisco Consultant
Top 25 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 28 March 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 +37 26 £450 +3.44% 4
London +28 12 £450 +7.14% 2
South East +14 8 £450 +12.50%
Scotland - 4 £430 -
Berkshire +28 3 £538 +43.33%
Buckinghamshire - 3 £450 -
Milton Keynes - 3 £450 -
Edinburgh - 3 £430 -
North West +29 2 £380 -
Yorkshire +18 2 £513 - 1
Manchester +13 2 £380 -
East of England +1 2 £410 -
Horsham - 2 - -
Leeds - 2 £513 - 1
West Yorkshire - 2 £513 - 1
West Sussex - 2 - -
Cambridgeshire +6 1 £500 -
Hampshire +5 1 - -
Cardiff - 1 - -
South Wales - 1 - -
Watford - 1 £320 -
Erskine - 1 - -
Renfrewshire - 1 - -
Wales - 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 £320 -

Cisco Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 25 (47.17%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (32.08%) CCNP
4 14 (26.42%) Network Security
5 13 (24.53%) CCIE
6 11 (20.75%) Firewall
7 10 (18.87%) Cisco ASA
8 9 (16.98%) Data Centre
9 7 (13.21%) F5
9 7 (13.21%) Security Cleared
9 7 (13.21%) Change Management
10 6 (11.32%) Cisco UCCE
10 6 (11.32%) Unified Communications
10 6 (11.32%) Cisco CUCM
10 6 (11.32%) Cisco Nexus
10 6 (11.32%) Presales
11 5 (9.43%) Palo Alto
11 5 (9.43%) SC Cleared
11 5 (9.43%) Finance
11 5 (9.43%) Migration
11 5 (9.43%) Cisco Prime
11 5 (9.43%) CheckPoint
11 5 (9.43%) WAN
11 5 (9.43%) VPN
11 5 (9.43%) LAN
12 4 (7.55%) CCNA
12 4 (7.55%) Juniper
12 4 (7.55%) Telecoms
12 4 (7.55%) Cisco UCCX
13 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 1 (1.89%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (26.42%) Network Security
2 11 (20.75%) Firewall
3 10 (18.87%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (11.32%) Cisco Nexus
4 6 (11.32%) Unified Communications
5 5 (9.43%) LAN
5 5 (9.43%) VPN
5 5 (9.43%) WAN
6 3 (5.66%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 3 (5.66%) Wireless
7 2 (3.77%) BGP
7 2 (3.77%) Cisco ICM
7 2 (3.77%) EIGRP
7 2 (3.77%) OSPF
7 2 (3.77%) SAN
7 2 (3.77%) Software-Defined Networking
8 1 (1.89%) Cisco IPT
8 1 (1.89%) IP Telephony
8 1 (1.89%) VLAN
8 1 (1.89%) VPLS
General
1 5 (9.43%) Finance
2 4 (7.55%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.89%) Electronics
3 1 (1.89%) Law
3 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.89%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.77%) 802.1X
1 2 (3.77%) CSS
1 2 (3.77%) VXML
2 1 (1.89%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.98%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.89%) EMC VMAX
2 1 (1.89%) EMC VNX
2 1 (1.89%) FlexPod
2 1 (1.89%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (1.89%) IVR
2 1 (1.89%) Mainframe
2 1 (1.89%) Smartphone
2 1 (1.89%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.89%) AIX
1 1 (1.89%) Linux
1 1 (1.89%) Solaris
1 1 (1.89%) Unix
1 1 (1.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (13.21%) Change Management
2 6 (11.32%) Presales
3 5 (9.43%) Migration
4 2 (3.77%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (3.77%) Information Security
4 2 (3.77%) Load Balancing
4 2 (3.77%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (1.89%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (1.89%) Capacity Management
5 1 (1.89%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (1.89%) Change Control
5 1 (1.89%) Cisco ICM Scripting
5 1 (1.89%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (1.89%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (1.89%) ITIL
5 1 (1.89%) Programme Management
5 1 (1.89%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.89%) C
1 1 (1.89%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 25 (47.17%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (32.08%) CCNP
3 13 (24.53%) CCIE
4 7 (13.21%) Security Cleared
5 5 (9.43%) SC Cleared
6 4 (7.55%) CCNA
7 3 (5.66%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.89%) CCDP
8 1 (1.89%) CCSE
System Software
1 1 (1.89%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.89%) Firmware
1 1 (1.89%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.89%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (11.32%) Cisco CUCM
1 6 (11.32%) Cisco UCCE
2 5 (9.43%) Cisco Prime
3 4 (7.55%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (1.89%) AirWatch
4 1 (1.89%) Cisco IPCC
4 1 (1.89%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.89%) SCCM
4 1 (1.89%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 53 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (13.21%) F5
3 5 (9.43%) CheckPoint
3 5 (9.43%) Palo Alto
4 4 (7.55%) Juniper
5 3 (5.66%) VMware
6 2 (3.77%) Arista
7 1 (1.89%) Aerohive Networks
7 1 (1.89%) Blue Coat
7 1 (1.89%) Computacenter
7 1 (1.89%) Dell
7 1 (1.89%) EMC
7 1 (1.89%) HP
7 1 (1.89%) IBM
7 1 (1.89%) Meraki
7 1 (1.89%) Mitel
7 1 (1.89%) NetApp
7 1 (1.89%) SAP
7 1 (1.89%) Sourcefire
7 1 (1.89%) Verint
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