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 3 months to 29 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.

Cisco Nexus
UK / Wales
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 72 -
Rank change year-on-year +14 -  
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 8 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.14% 0.30% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.34% 1.98% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 0
Median daily rate £294 £413 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.78% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £400
% change year-on-year -1.31% -5.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.38 £43.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year -36.32% +100.00%  

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

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 109 101 67
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 15.50% 15.30% 9.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 66 40
Median daily rate £375 £375 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +36.36%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £236 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 1 6
Median hourly rate £55.00 £13.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +307.40% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year -39.18% +25.42%  

Cisco Nexus
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales citing Cisco Nexus as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

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
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 3 months to 29 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
South Wales - 7 £288 - 3
Cisco Nexus
UK

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 10 (100.00%) Cisco
1 10 (100.00%) CCNP
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (90.00%) WAN
2 9 (90.00%) SC Cleared
2 9 (90.00%) Security Cleared
3 7 (70.00%) LAN
4 5 (50.00%) CCNA
4 5 (50.00%) Data Centre
5 4 (40.00%) Customer Requirements
5 4 (40.00%) Firewall
5 4 (40.00%) Juniper
5 4 (40.00%) BGP
5 4 (40.00%) EIGRP
6 3 (30.00%) Intel Security
6 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (30.00%) MS Office
6 3 (30.00%) MS Visio
6 3 (30.00%) FCoE
6 3 (30.00%) Riverbed
6 3 (30.00%) Blue Coat
7 2 (20.00%) xDSL
7 2 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
7 2 (20.00%) Broadband
7 2 (20.00%) HNC
7 2 (20.00%) Ethernet
7 2 (20.00%) PPP
7 2 (20.00%) VPN
7 2 (20.00%) SSL

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:

Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Office
1 3 (30.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (90.00%) WAN
2 7 (70.00%) LAN
3 4 (40.00%) BGP
3 4 (40.00%) EIGRP
3 4 (40.00%) Firewall
4 3 (30.00%) FCoE
5 2 (20.00%) Broadband
5 2 (20.00%) Ethernet
5 2 (20.00%) IPsec
5 2 (20.00%) IPv4
5 2 (20.00%) L2TP
5 2 (20.00%) MPLS
5 2 (20.00%) OSPF
5 2 (20.00%) PPP
5 2 (20.00%) SSL
5 2 (20.00%) VPN
5 2 (20.00%) xDSL
6 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (10.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (50.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 4 (40.00%) Installations Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Design Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Network Design Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (20.00%) CESG
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Customer Requirements
2 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Network Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) Network Design
3 1 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (10.00%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Lisp
2 1 (10.00%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) CCNP
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (90.00%) SC Cleared
2 9 (90.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (50.00%) CCNA
4 2 (20.00%) CCIE
4 2 (20.00%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (40.00%) Juniper
3 3 (30.00%) Blue Coat
3 3 (30.00%) Intel Security
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (30.00%) Riverbed