Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for Cisco Nexus skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cisco Nexus over the 6 months to 24 November 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.

Cisco Nexus
UK > Wales
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 96 118
Rank change year-on-year +17 +22 -10
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 12 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.01% 0.49% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.74% 2.94% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 3
Wales median daily rate £350 £301 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.47% -14.14% +40.00%
10th Percentile £255 £281 £265
90th Percentile £445 £413 £370
UK median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wales median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £32.50 £55.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -40.91% +29.41% +88.89%

Cisco Nexus is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 178 238 261
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 15.01% 16.74% 15.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 154 197
Wales median daily rate £324 £396 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.30% +16.54% -12.54%
10th Percentile £145 £207 £217
90th Percentile £469 £513 £475
UK median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 16 15
Wales median hourly rate £12.86 £28.00 £10.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -54.07% +160.47% -32.81%
10th Percentile £10.45 £11.99 £9.00
90th Percentile £25.62 £77.50 £20.45
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £23.75 £20.94
% change year-on-year -20.00% +13.45% +4.68%

Cisco Nexus
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing Cisco Nexus as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Nexus in Wales

Cisco Nexus
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Nexus in Wales

Cisco Nexus
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Nexus in Wales over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco Nexus in Wales

Cisco Nexus
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Nexus within the Wales region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +21 11 £350 +5.66%
West Wales - 1 - -
Cisco Nexus
UK

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Nexus also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Cisco Nexus.

1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
2 11 (91.67%) Cisco ASA
3 10 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (75.00%) CCNA
5 8 (66.67%) CCNP
5 8 (66.67%) ITIL
5 8 (66.67%) MPLS
5 8 (66.67%) OSPF
6 7 (58.33%) Security Cleared
6 7 (58.33%) F5
7 6 (50.00%) SC Cleared
8 4 (33.33%) Junos
8 4 (33.33%) IPsec
8 4 (33.33%) JNCIA
8 4 (33.33%) BGP
8 4 (33.33%) Juniper
8 4 (33.33%) VPN
8 4 (33.33%) CCDA
9 2 (16.67%) LAN
9 2 (16.67%) WAN
9 2 (16.67%) Firewall
9 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
9 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
10 1 (8.33%) FCoE
10 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds
10 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (8.33%) JNCIS
10 1 (8.33%) JNCIP
10 1 (8.33%) VMware
10 1 (8.33%) CCIE

Cisco Nexus
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (91.67%) Cisco ASA
2 8 (66.67%) MPLS
2 8 (66.67%) OSPF
3 4 (33.33%) BGP
3 4 (33.33%) IPsec
3 4 (33.33%) Junos
3 4 (33.33%) VPN
4 2 (16.67%) Firewall
4 2 (16.67%) LAN
4 2 (16.67%) WAN
5 1 (8.33%) FCoE
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Network Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Network Architect
3 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 10 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (75.00%) CCNA
3 8 (66.67%) CCNP
4 7 (58.33%) Security Cleared
5 6 (50.00%) SC Cleared
6 4 (33.33%) CCDA
6 4 (33.33%) JNCIA
7 1 (8.33%) CCDP
7 1 (8.33%) CCIE
7 1 (8.33%) CCIE Routing and Switching
7 1 (8.33%) CCIE Service Provider
7 1 (8.33%) JNCIP
7 1 (8.33%) JNCIS
7 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (58.33%) F5
3 4 (33.33%) Juniper
4 1 (8.33%) Meraki
4 1 (8.33%) Palo Alto
4 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds
4 1 (8.33%) VMware