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 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.

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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco
Cheshire / Warrington
Rank 14 30 27
Rank change year-on-year +16 -3  
Contract jobs citing Cisco 4 18 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 3.85% 5.23% 4.02%
As % of the Vendors category 9.09% 11.18% 6.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 4
Median daily rate £444 £414 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.18% -17.20%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £360 £350
% change year-on-year +0.69% +2.85%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.25 £22.00
% change year-on-year -1.23% -7.95%  

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 44 161 127
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warrington 42.31% 46.80% 63.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 79 74
Median daily rate £381 £463 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.56% -11.90%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £320 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 1
Median hourly rate £17.50 £11.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +59.09% -37.14%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco in Warrington

Cisco
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco in Warrington

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 6 (60.00%) LAN
1 6 (60.00%) WAN
2 4 (40.00%) Network Design
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (40.00%) Firewall
2 4 (40.00%) Wireless
2 4 (40.00%) OSPF
2 4 (40.00%) BGP
2 4 (40.00%) EIGRP
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (40.00%) CCNP
3 3 (30.00%) CCNA
3 3 (30.00%) VoIP
3 3 (30.00%) H.323
3 3 (30.00%) Degree
3 3 (30.00%) VLAN
3 3 (30.00%) Network Security
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (30.00%) Spanning Tree
3 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (30.00%) Driving Licence
4 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) VB6
4 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 5.5
4 2 (20.00%) WSUS
4 2 (20.00%) Citrix Presentation Server

Cisco
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 5.5
1 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) LAN
1 6 (60.00%) WAN
2 4 (40.00%) BGP
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (40.00%) EIGRP
2 4 (40.00%) Firewall
2 4 (40.00%) OSPF
2 4 (40.00%) Wireless
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (30.00%) H.323
3 3 (30.00%) Network Security
3 3 (30.00%) Spanning Tree
3 3 (30.00%) VLAN
3 3 (30.00%) VoIP
4 2 (20.00%) MPLS
4 2 (20.00%) NAS
4 2 (20.00%) SAN
5 1 (10.00%) IP Telephony
5 1 (10.00%) VPN
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 5 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Network Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Network Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Wintel Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (30.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Network Design
2 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (10.00%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (20.00%) VB
1 2 (20.00%) VB6
1 2 (20.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) CCNP
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (30.00%) CCNA
2 3 (30.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (20.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (20.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (20.00%) VMware GSX
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) MOM
1 2 (20.00%) SCCM
1 2 (20.00%) SCOM
1 2 (20.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 2 (20.00%) WSUS
2 1 (10.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Citrix
1 2 (20.00%) HP
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (20.00%) NetApp
1 2 (20.00%) SolarWinds
1 2 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) F5
2 1 (10.00%) Juniper