The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warrington with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 25 June 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Cisco Systems, Inc.

Cisco
Cheshire / Warrington
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 39 30
Rank change year-on-year +28 -9  
Contract jobs citing Cisco 11 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 8.40% 1.53% 1.05%
As % of the Vendors category 15.71% 3.07% 3.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £373 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -25.50%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £340
% change year-on-year +3.33% +10.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.69 £25.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year +6.76% +21.95%  

Cisco is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Warrington.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Warrington
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 70 163 59
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warrington 53.44% 50.00% 30.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 117 37
Median daily rate £363 £452 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.72% -24.73%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £355 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 2 3
Median hourly rate £32.00 £21.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.58% +21.42%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco in Warrington

Cisco
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco in Warrington

Cisco
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco in Warrington

Cisco
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Warrington

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco in Warrington over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Cisco in Warrington

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco 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 Warrington region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 7 (46.67%) LAN
1 7 (46.67%) WAN
1 7 (46.67%) Driving Licence
2 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (40.00%) Firewall
3 5 (33.33%) VPN
4 4 (26.67%) VoIP
4 4 (26.67%) CheckPoint
4 4 (26.67%) MPLS
4 4 (26.67%) Wireless
4 4 (26.67%) Network Design
4 4 (26.67%) BGP
4 4 (26.67%) EIGRP
4 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
4 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
5 3 (20.00%) Load Balancing
5 3 (20.00%) Public Cloud
5 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (20.00%) DNS
5 3 (20.00%) Juniper
6 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
6 2 (13.33%) CCNP
6 2 (13.33%) PSTN
6 2 (13.33%) OSPF
6 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
6 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (13.33%) Private Cloud
6 2 (13.33%) IaaS

Cisco
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington 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 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (13.33%) IaaS
2 2 (13.33%) PaaS
2 2 (13.33%) SaaS
3 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) LAN
1 7 (46.67%) WAN
2 6 (40.00%) Firewall
3 5 (33.33%) VPN
4 4 (26.67%) BGP
4 4 (26.67%) EIGRP
4 4 (26.67%) MPLS
4 4 (26.67%) VoIP
4 4 (26.67%) Wireless
5 3 (20.00%) DNS
5 3 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (13.33%) OSPF
6 2 (13.33%) PSTN
6 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
7 1 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (6.67%) IP Telephony
7 1 (6.67%) Network Security
7 1 (6.67%) Spanning Tree
7 1 (6.67%) VLAN
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Architect
1 6 (40.00%) Field Engineer
1 6 (40.00%) Field Service Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Network Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Azure Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Network Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Network Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) SaaS Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Driving Licence
2 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (20.00%) Public Cloud
3 2 (13.33%) Private Cloud
4 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
4 1 (6.67%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Network Design
2 3 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (13.33%) Capacity Management
3 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (6.67%) High Availability
4 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.67%) Re-Platforming
4 1 (6.67%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
1 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) CCNP
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (6.67%) CCNA
3 1 (6.67%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) CheckPoint
2 3 (20.00%) Juniper
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.67%) F5
4 1 (6.67%) Palo Alto