The median contractor rate for a Cisco Wireless Engineer was £213 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 23 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Wireless Engineer
UK
Rank 588 623 616
Rank change year-on-year +35 -7  
Contract jobs requiring a Cisco Wireless Engineer 11 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.025% 0.009% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.010% 0.010%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 3
Median daily rate £213 £294 £210
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.65% +39.88%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £213 £338 £343
% change year-on-year -37.03% -1.45%  
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 42403 50275 49651
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.81% 95.18% 94.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 27453 32530 30008
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 £551
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1493 1573 1955
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 £11.30 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £48.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Cisco Wireless Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 23 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Wireless Engineer.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco Wireless Engineer in the UK

Cisco Wireless Engineer
Top 15 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 23 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 +41 11 £213 -27.65% 2
London +22 7 £450 +91.48%
South East +19 3 £213 -15.00% 1
South West - 2 £213 -
Surrey - 2 £350 -
Wiltshire - 2 £213 -
Swindon - 2 £213 -
Berkshire +22 1 £213 -15.00%
Oxfordshire - 1 £213 -
Somerset - 1 £213 -
Newbury - 1 £213 -
Oxford - 1 £213 -
Reading - 1 £213 -
City of London - 1 £450 -
Bath - 1 £213 -

Cisco Wireless Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 14 (100.00%) Cisco
1 14 (100.00%) Wireless
2 11 (78.57%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (50.00%) CCNA
3 7 (50.00%) Firewall
3 7 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 6 (42.86%) MPLS
5 5 (35.71%) OSPF
5 5 (35.71%) BGP
5 5 (35.71%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (35.71%) CheckPoint
5 5 (35.71%) F5
5 5 (35.71%) 802.1X
5 5 (35.71%) CCNP
6 4 (28.57%) Palo Alto
6 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (28.57%) Juniper
6 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
6 4 (28.57%) Broadband
7 3 (21.43%) WAN
7 3 (21.43%) VPN
7 3 (21.43%) Cisco Prime
7 3 (21.43%) FortiGate
7 3 (21.43%) Cisco ISE
7 3 (21.43%) SolarWinds
7 3 (21.43%) VPLS
7 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
8 2 (14.29%) Wireshark
8 2 (14.29%) Riverbed

Cisco Wireless Engineer Skill Set
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:

Communications & Networking
1 14 (100.00%) Wireless
2 7 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 7 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 7 (50.00%) Firewall
3 6 (42.86%) MPLS
4 5 (35.71%) BGP
4 5 (35.71%) OSPF
4 5 (35.71%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (28.57%) Broadband
5 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
6 3 (21.43%) Cisco ISE
6 3 (21.43%) VPLS
6 3 (21.43%) VPN
6 3 (21.43%) WAN
7 2 (14.29%) HSRP
7 2 (14.29%) IPsec
7 2 (14.29%) IPv6
7 2 (14.29%) LAN
7 2 (14.29%) Spanning Tree
7 2 (14.29%) Wireshark
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Financial Institution
2 1 (7.14%) German Language
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) 802.1X
2 1 (7.14%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (7.14%) PMI
3 1 (7.14%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Mac OS X
1 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (7.14%) Agile Project Management
2 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (7.14%) DDoS Mitigation
2 1 (7.14%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
2 1 (7.14%) Project Management
2 1 (7.14%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 11 (78.57%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (50.00%) CCNA
3 5 (35.71%) CCNP
4 1 (7.14%) CISSP
4 1 (7.14%) JNCIP
4 1 (7.14%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Cisco Prime
1 3 (21.43%) FortiGate
2 1 (7.14%) OpenView
2 1 (7.14%) Pingdom
2 1 (7.14%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (35.71%) CheckPoint
2 5 (35.71%) F5
3 4 (28.57%) Juniper
3 4 (28.57%) Palo Alto
4 3 (21.43%) SolarWinds
5 2 (14.29%) Riverbed
6 1 (7.14%) Arista
6 1 (7.14%) Citrix
6 1 (7.14%) Splunk