The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Cisco UCCE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cisco UCCE over the 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Unified Contact Center Enterprise
UK
Rank 571 611 566
Rank change year-on-year +40 -45  
Contract jobs citing Cisco UCCE 38 30 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.085% 0.056% 0.11%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.85% 0.61% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 17 32
Median daily rate £438 £388 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.90% +4.72%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £325 £331
10% offered a daily rate of more than £516 £463 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £358
% change year-on-year +5.00% +11.80%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Cisco UCCE is in the systems management skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 4467 4927 4437
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 9.99% 9.26% 8.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 2995 3121 2647
Median daily rate £463 £450 £417
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.77% +7.91%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 133 170
Median hourly rate £24.00 £22.50 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +11.46%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.00 £38.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year -15.55% +5.88%  

Cisco UCCE
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Cisco UCCE as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco UCCE in the UK

Cisco UCCE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco UCCE in the UK

Cisco UCCE
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco UCCE over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco UCCE in the UK

Cisco UCCE
Top 22 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco UCCE within the UK over the 3 months to 26 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 +47 38 £438 +12.90% 7
South East +33 21 £423 +5.62%
Berkshire +41 18 £413 -21.42%
Reading +29 13 £413 -21.42%
London +31 8 £450 +28.57% 4
East of England - 4 £450 - 1
Basingstoke +7 3 £435 +16.00%
Hampshire +5 3 £435 +13.72%
South West +4 3 £269 +19.44%
Wiltshire +3 3 £269 -
Swindon - 3 £269 -
Hertfordshire - 3 £344 -
City of London +3 2 £450 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 - -
North East - 2 - -
Tyne and Wear - 2 - -
Yorkshire +13 1 - - 1
West Yorkshire +12 1 - - 1
Bracknell - 1 £158 -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £450 -
Leeds - 1 - - 1
Essex - 1 £600 - 1

Cisco UCCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco UCCE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Cisco UCCE.

1 67 (95.71%) Cisco
2 60 (85.71%) Cisco CUCM
3 48 (68.57%) Unified Communications
4 43 (61.43%) Cisco UCCX
5 37 (52.86%) Cisco Certification
6 33 (47.14%) VoIP
7 32 (45.71%) CCNP
8 27 (38.57%) CCIE
9 23 (32.86%) CCNA
9 23 (32.86%) Telecoms
10 15 (21.43%) Migration
11 8 (11.43%) IP Telephony
11 8 (11.43%) WAN
11 8 (11.43%) LAN
12 7 (10.00%) HP
12 7 (10.00%) High Availability
12 7 (10.00%) Verint
12 7 (10.00%) Network Design
12 7 (10.00%) WFM
13 6 (8.57%) Cisco ICM
13 6 (8.57%) Project Management
13 6 (8.57%) Microsoft
13 6 (8.57%) IVR
13 6 (8.57%) Customer Requirements
13 6 (8.57%) Virtual Team
14 5 (7.14%) Finance
14 5 (7.14%) CCVP
14 5 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
14 5 (7.14%) Cisco IPCC
14 5 (7.14%) CTI

Cisco UCCE
Top Related 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 (2.86%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (1.43%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.43%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 48 (68.57%) Unified Communications
2 33 (47.14%) VoIP
3 8 (11.43%) IP Telephony
3 8 (11.43%) LAN
3 8 (11.43%) WAN
4 6 (8.57%) Cisco ICM
5 5 (7.14%) CTI
6 4 (5.71%) Cisco IPT
7 3 (4.29%) EIGRP
7 3 (4.29%) PSTN
7 3 (4.29%) VLAN
7 3 (4.29%) WebEx
8 2 (2.86%) Firewall
8 2 (2.86%) H.323
8 2 (2.86%) PBX
8 2 (2.86%) Telepresence
8 2 (2.86%) Wireless
9 1 (1.43%) DHCP
9 1 (1.43%) DNS
9 1 (1.43%) HTTP
General
1 23 (32.86%) Telecoms
2 5 (7.14%) Finance
3 3 (4.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (44.29%) Cisco Engineer
2 19 (27.14%) Unified Communications Engineer
3 17 (24.29%) Design Engineer
4 13 (18.57%) Network Engineer
5 10 (14.29%) Cisco Design Engineer
5 10 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 9 (12.86%) Consultant
6 9 (12.86%) VoIP Engineer
7 8 (11.43%) Cisco VoIP Engineer
8 6 (8.57%) Analyst
8 6 (8.57%) Cisco Consultant
9 5 (7.14%) Cisco Voice Engineer
9 5 (7.14%) Voice Engineer
10 4 (5.71%) Telephony Engineer
10 4 (5.71%) Test Analyst
11 3 (4.29%) Cisco Analyst
11 3 (4.29%) Lead Test Analyst
11 3 (4.29%) Network Design Engineer
11 3 (4.29%) Programme Manager
11 3 (4.29%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.71%) VXML
2 3 (4.29%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.57%) IVR
1 6 (8.57%) Virtual Team
2 1 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.43%) Android
1 1 (1.43%) Linux
1 1 (1.43%) Mac OS X
1 1 (1.43%) Unix
1 1 (1.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (21.43%) Migration
2 7 (10.00%) High Availability
2 7 (10.00%) Network Design
2 7 (10.00%) WFM
3 6 (8.57%) Customer Requirements
3 6 (8.57%) Project Management
4 5 (7.14%) Mentoring
4 5 (7.14%) Performance Engineering
4 5 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (5.71%) Defect Management
5 4 (5.71%) Functional Testing
5 4 (5.71%) Test Scripting
5 4 (5.71%) Use Case
5 4 (5.71%) User Stories
6 3 (4.29%) Change Management
6 3 (4.29%) Cisco ICM Scripting
6 3 (4.29%) Network Load Balancing
7 2 (2.86%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (2.86%) ITIL
8 1 (1.43%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.43%) Bash Shell
1 1 (1.43%) C
1 1 (1.43%) Perl
1 1 (1.43%) Python
Qualifications
1 37 (52.86%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (45.71%) CCNP
3 27 (38.57%) CCIE
4 23 (32.86%) CCNA
5 5 (7.14%) CCVP
6 2 (2.86%) CCDP
6 2 (2.86%) CCNP Voice
6 2 (2.86%) ISTQB
6 2 (2.86%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (1.43%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.43%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.43%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 60 (85.71%) Cisco CUCM
2 43 (61.43%) Cisco UCCX
3 5 (7.14%) Cisco IPCC
4 2 (2.86%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (1.43%) Cisco CME
Vendors
1 67 (95.71%) Cisco
2 7 (10.00%) HP
2 7 (10.00%) Verint
3 6 (8.57%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.71%) CheckPoint
4 4 (5.71%) Palo Alto
5 3 (4.29%) Avaya
5 3 (4.29%) Red Box
6 2 (2.86%) VMware
7 1 (1.43%) Blue Coat
7 1 (1.43%) BT
7 1 (1.43%) Citrix
7 1 (1.43%) F5
7 1 (1.43%) Lancope
7 1 (1.43%) NICE Systems
7 1 (1.43%) SolarWinds