The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Cisco UCCX skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cisco UCCX over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Unified Contact Center Express (Unified CCX)
UK
Rank 547 603 582
Rank change year-on-year +56 -21  
Contract jobs citing Cisco UCCX 49 39 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.074% 0.074%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.08% 0.80% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 25 26
Median daily rate £375 £323 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.27% -14.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £200 £349
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £378 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £325 £390
% change year-on-year +23.07% -16.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £36.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 - -

Cisco UCCX 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 4531 4903 4388
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 10.00% 9.25% 8.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 3031 3106 2595
Median daily rate £465 £450 £417
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +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 95 132 167
Median hourly rate £23.88 £22.50 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.11% +11.46%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.10 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.00 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year -15.55% +4.65%  

Cisco UCCX
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco UCCX in the UK

Cisco UCCX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco UCCX in the UK

Cisco UCCX
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco UCCX over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco UCCX in the UK

Cisco UCCX
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco UCCX in the UK

Cisco UCCX
Top 21 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco UCCX within the UK over the 3 months to 24 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 +45 44 £400 +33.33% 14
London +36 22 £350 +16.66% 5
South East +35 13 £400 +100.00% 1
Berkshire - 13 £400 -
Reading - 10 £400 -
East of England +1 5 £450 - 4
Cardiff +18 4 £375 +7.14%
South Wales +13 4 £375 +15.38%
Yorkshire +12 4 £325 -16.66% 2
Wales +8 4 £375 +15.38%
Cambridgeshire +7 3 £375 - 3
North Yorkshire - 3 £325 -
Cambridge +7 2 £375 - 2
West Yorkshire +8 1 - - 2
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £450 -
Leeds - 1 - - 1
St Neots - 1 - -
Hillingdon - 1 £315 -
Bracknell - 1 £158 -
Essex - 1 £600 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £450 -

Cisco UCCX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco UCCX 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 UCCX.

1 87 (96.67%) Cisco
2 59 (65.56%) Cisco Certification
2 59 (65.56%) Cisco CUCM
3 48 (53.33%) CCNP
4 44 (48.89%) Cisco UCCE
5 43 (47.78%) VoIP
6 42 (46.67%) CCNA
7 39 (43.33%) Unified Communications
8 26 (28.89%) CCIE
9 25 (27.78%) WAN
10 24 (26.67%) Telecoms
11 21 (23.33%) LAN
12 19 (21.11%) Wireless
13 18 (20.00%) Migration
14 15 (16.67%) CCVP
14 15 (16.67%) Firewall
15 14 (15.56%) VMware
16 13 (14.44%) Network Design
16 13 (14.44%) Cisco ISE
17 11 (12.22%) IP Telephony
18 10 (11.11%) Red Box
18 10 (11.11%) ITIL
18 10 (11.11%) Microsoft
19 9 (10.00%) Finance
19 9 (10.00%) CheckPoint
19 9 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
19 9 (10.00%) XMPP
20 8 (8.89%) VMware Infrastructure
20 8 (8.89%) SolarWinds
20 8 (8.89%) Cisco IPT

Cisco UCCX
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 6 (6.67%) Skype for Business
2 5 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (5.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (7.78%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.11%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 43 (47.78%) VoIP
2 39 (43.33%) Unified Communications
3 25 (27.78%) WAN
4 21 (23.33%) LAN
5 19 (21.11%) Wireless
6 15 (16.67%) Firewall
7 13 (14.44%) Cisco ISE
8 11 (12.22%) IP Telephony
9 9 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
10 8 (8.89%) BGP
10 8 (8.89%) Cisco IOS
10 8 (8.89%) Cisco IPT
10 8 (8.89%) MPLS
10 8 (8.89%) Network Security
10 8 (8.89%) PSTN
11 7 (7.78%) DHCP
11 7 (7.78%) DNS
11 7 (7.78%) TCP/IP
12 6 (6.67%) IPv4
12 6 (6.67%) IPv6
General
1 24 (26.67%) Telecoms
2 9 (10.00%) Finance
3 4 (4.44%) Banking
3 4 (4.44%) Retail
4 1 (1.11%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 47 (52.22%) Cisco Engineer
2 21 (23.33%) Network Engineer
3 20 (22.22%) Unified Communications Engineer
4 18 (20.00%) Design Engineer
4 18 (20.00%) Voice Engineer
5 17 (18.89%) Cisco Voice Engineer
6 12 (13.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 11 (12.22%) Cisco Design Engineer
8 10 (11.11%) Cisco VoIP Engineer
8 10 (11.11%) Telephony Engineer
8 10 (11.11%) VoIP Engineer
9 6 (6.67%) Analyst
9 6 (6.67%) Cisco Analyst
9 6 (6.67%) Cisco Network Analyst
9 6 (6.67%) Network Analyst
10 5 (5.56%) Consultant
10 5 (5.56%) Technical Engineer
11 4 (4.44%) Cisco Consultant
12 3 (3.33%) Network Design Engineer
12 3 (3.33%) Senior Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.00%) XMPP
2 8 (8.89%) 802.1X
3 2 (2.22%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.67%) Clustering
1 6 (6.67%) Virtual Team
2 5 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.56%) Data Centre
2 5 (5.56%) IVR
3 2 (2.22%) Driving Licence
3 2 (2.22%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.22%) NHS
3 2 (2.22%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.11%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.11%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.56%) Windows
1 5 (5.56%) Windows Server
1 5 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (20.00%) Migration
2 13 (14.44%) Network Design
3 10 (11.11%) ITIL
4 6 (6.67%) Customer Requirements
4 6 (6.67%) Load Balancing
4 6 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
4 6 (6.67%) Time Management
5 5 (5.56%) Mentoring
5 5 (5.56%) Performance Engineering
6 4 (4.44%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (4.44%) High Availability
7 3 (3.33%) Project Management
8 2 (2.22%) Cisco ICM Scripting
8 2 (2.22%) Data Protection
8 2 (2.22%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 2 (2.22%) Service Delivery
8 2 (2.22%) Two-Factor Authentication
9 1 (1.11%) Infrastructure Management
9 1 (1.11%) Investment Management
9 1 (1.11%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 59 (65.56%) Cisco Certification
2 48 (53.33%) CCNP
3 42 (46.67%) CCNA
4 26 (28.89%) CCIE
5 15 (16.67%) CCVP
6 6 (6.67%) CCNP Voice
7 5 (5.56%) MCSE
7 5 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (4.44%) CCDP
9 2 (2.22%) CCDA
10 1 (1.11%) CCSA
10 1 (1.11%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.22%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.11%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (8.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (5.56%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 59 (65.56%) Cisco CUCM
2 44 (48.89%) Cisco UCCE
3 6 (6.67%) Cisco CME
4 5 (5.56%) Backup Exec
5 3 (3.33%) Cisco IPCC
6 1 (1.11%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 87 (96.67%) Cisco
2 14 (15.56%) VMware
3 10 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 10 (11.11%) Red Box
4 9 (10.00%) CheckPoint
5 8 (8.89%) NetApp
5 8 (8.89%) SolarWinds
6 7 (7.78%) Avaya
7 6 (6.67%) Citrix
7 6 (6.67%) Fortinet
8 4 (4.44%) Palo Alto
8 4 (4.44%) Polycom
9 3 (3.33%) F5
9 3 (3.33%) Infoblox
10 2 (2.22%) CyberTech
10 2 (2.22%) Verint
11 1 (1.11%) Nimble Storage
11 1 (1.11%) Remedy