The median contractor rate for a Cisco Wireless Engineer was £335 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 28 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 Wireless Engineer
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 602 641 628
Rank change year-on-year +39 -13  
Contract jobs requiring a Cisco Wireless Engineer 8 10 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.017% 0.019% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.018% 0.020% 0.033%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 10
Median daily rate £335 £275 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.81% -8.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £224 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £316 £356
UK excluding London median daily rate £218 £275 £300
% change year-on-year -20.90% -8.33%  
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 44648 51085 52304
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.78% 94.85% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 98420 117801 120925
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 £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £399 £365
% change year-on-year +0.25% +9.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4481 5171 7481
Median hourly rate £18.69 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.80% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.75 £45.00 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

Cisco Wireless Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Cisco Wireless Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Wireless Engineer in the UK

Cisco Wireless Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Wireless Engineer in the UK

Cisco Wireless Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Wireless Engineer over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco Wireless Engineer in the UK

Cisco Wireless Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco Wireless Engineer in the UK

Cisco Wireless Engineer
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Wireless Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 28 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 +37 8 £335 +21.81%
London - 7 £400 -
UK excluding London +29 1 £218 -20.90%
North of England - 1 £218 -

Cisco Wireless Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, Cisco Wireless Engineer 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 Wireless Engineer in the job title.

1 19 (100.00%) Cisco
1 19 (100.00%) Wireless
2 13 (68.42%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (57.89%) Firewall
3 11 (57.89%) Cisco ASA
4 10 (52.63%) Cisco Nexus
5 8 (42.11%) Wi-Fi
5 8 (42.11%) CCNA
6 7 (36.84%) Cisco Prime
6 7 (36.84%) Data Centre
7 6 (31.58%) 802.1X
7 6 (31.58%) Palo Alto
7 6 (31.58%) Cisco ISE
7 6 (31.58%) CCNP
7 6 (31.58%) SolarWinds
8 5 (26.32%) Wireshark
8 5 (26.32%) Broadband
8 5 (26.32%) LAN
8 5 (26.32%) WLAN
8 5 (26.32%) Network Monitoring
8 5 (26.32%) F5
9 4 (21.05%) High Availability
9 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
9 4 (21.05%) VPN
9 4 (21.05%) Juniper
10 3 (15.79%) CheckPoint
10 3 (15.79%) MPLS
10 3 (15.79%) OSPF
10 3 (15.79%) BGP
10 3 (15.79%) Citrix

Cisco Wireless Engineer 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 3 (15.79%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (100.00%) Wireless
2 11 (57.89%) Cisco ASA
2 11 (57.89%) Firewall
3 10 (52.63%) Cisco Nexus
4 8 (42.11%) Wi-Fi
5 6 (31.58%) Cisco ISE
6 5 (26.32%) Broadband
6 5 (26.32%) LAN
6 5 (26.32%) Wireshark
6 5 (26.32%) WLAN
7 4 (21.05%) VPN
8 3 (15.79%) BGP
8 3 (15.79%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (15.79%) Cisco Wireless
8 3 (15.79%) DNS
8 3 (15.79%) MPLS
8 3 (15.79%) NetScaler
8 3 (15.79%) OSPF
8 3 (15.79%) Skype
8 3 (15.79%) VPLS
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
2 2 (10.53%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Data Centre
2 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.79%) BYOD
3 1 (5.26%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (21.05%) High Availability
3 3 (15.79%) Change Control
3 3 (15.79%) Network Design
4 1 (5.26%) ITIL
4 1 (5.26%) ITIL V3
4 1 (5.26%) Service Management
4 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.26%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (68.42%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (42.11%) CCNA
3 6 (31.58%) CCNP
4 3 (15.79%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) SLA
Systems Management
1 7 (36.84%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (15.79%) Cacti
2 3 (15.79%) FortiGate
2 3 (15.79%) OpenView
2 3 (15.79%) QRadar
2 3 (15.79%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (31.58%) Palo Alto
2 6 (31.58%) SolarWinds
3 5 (26.32%) F5
4 4 (21.05%) Juniper
4 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
5 3 (15.79%) CheckPoint
5 3 (15.79%) Citrix
5 3 (15.79%) HP
6 2 (10.53%) Riverbed