The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 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 24 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
West Midlands / Warwickshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 26 19
Rank change year-on-year -2 -7  
Contract jobs citing Cisco 6 17 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 2.11% 3.48% 5.02%
As % of the Vendors category 4.17% 8.17% 10.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 5
Median daily rate £450 £414 £540
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.82% -23.42%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £340
% change year-on-year +3.33% +10.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £10.50 £17.25 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -39.13% +56.81%  
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 Warwickshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Warwickshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 144 208 159
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 50.70% 42.62% 49.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 109 77
Median daily rate £396 £375 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.66% -7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £147 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 14 10
Median hourly rate £29.00 £17.96 £13.94
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +61.44% +28.90%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £25.00 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.47
% change year-on-year -14.63% +11.02%  

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warwickshire 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 Warwickshire

Cisco
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco in Warwickshire

Cisco
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco in Warwickshire over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco in Warwickshire

Cisco
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco in Warwickshire

Cisco
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
Stratford-upon-Avon +5 1 £450 -
Atherstone - 1 £313 -
Cisco
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 6 (50.00%) Firewall
2 5 (41.67%) Migration
3 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 4 (33.33%) ITIL
3 4 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (25.00%) PRINCE
4 3 (25.00%) Change Management
4 3 (25.00%) PMP
4 3 (25.00%) PMI Certification
4 3 (25.00%) Finance
4 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (25.00%) Degree
4 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
5 2 (16.67%) Coaching
5 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (16.67%) Skype
5 2 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (16.67%) Skype for Business
5 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 2 (16.67%) Scrum
5 2 (16.67%) VMware
5 2 (16.67%) WLAN
5 2 (16.67%) Unix
5 2 (16.67%) Windows
5 2 (16.67%) Service Management
5 2 (16.67%) Six Sigma
5 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management

Cisco
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwickshire 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 (16.67%) Skype for Business
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (16.67%) Skype
3 2 (16.67%) WLAN
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (8.33%) DHCP
4 1 (8.33%) DNS
4 1 (8.33%) LAN
4 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (8.33%) Unified Communications
4 1 (8.33%) VoIP
4 1 (8.33%) VPN
4 1 (8.33%) WAN
4 1 (8.33%) Wireless
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Automotive
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Change Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Network Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Network Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Business Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Business Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Network Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Network Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Network Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Telephony Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Transformation Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (8.33%) iPad
4 1 (8.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Unix
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) AIX
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Migration
2 4 (33.33%) ITIL
3 3 (25.00%) Change Management
3 3 (25.00%) PRINCE
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) Coaching
4 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 2 (16.67%) Scrum
4 2 (16.67%) Service Management
4 2 (16.67%) Six Sigma
5 1 (8.33%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
5 1 (8.33%) Quality Management
5 1 (8.33%) Resource Management
5 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
5 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (25.00%) Degree
2 3 (25.00%) PMI Certification
2 3 (25.00%) PMP
3 2 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (8.33%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) Blue Coat
3 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (8.33%) Juniper
3 1 (8.33%) Palo Alto
3 1 (8.33%) Red Hat