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 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.

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
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 28 27
Rank change year-on-year -2 -1  
Contract jobs citing Cisco 6 8 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 1.81% 2.24% 3.39%
As % of the Vendors category 4.72% 5.97% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 10
Median daily rate £454 £409 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.94% +25.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £386 £210 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £424 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £360 £350
% change year-on-year +0.69% +2.85%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £12.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.23% -10.00%  

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 127 134 180
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 38.37% 37.54% 50.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 67 90
Median daily rate £400 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £250 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £553 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 6 35
Median hourly rate £24.00 £20.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.54 £14.90 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.42 £26.00 £30.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -14.47% +11.76%  

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 29 March 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 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
Atherstone - 3 £413 -
Warwick -2 2 £498 +17.61%
Cisco
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 8 (44.44%) Firewall
2 7 (38.89%) Juniper
3 6 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
5 4 (22.22%) HP
5 4 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (22.22%) ITIL
6 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
6 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
6 3 (16.67%) Network Design
6 3 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (16.67%) LAN
6 3 (16.67%) WAN
6 3 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (16.67%) CCNP
6 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
6 3 (16.67%) CheckPoint
6 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
6 3 (16.67%) VMware
7 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (11.11%) Change Management
7 2 (11.11%) Service Management
7 2 (11.11%) PRINCE
7 2 (11.11%) BGP
7 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
7 2 (11.11%) Project Management
7 2 (11.11%) NetScreen
7 2 (11.11%) CCNA
7 2 (11.11%) PMP
7 2 (11.11%) PMI Certification

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 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) Firewall
2 6 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (16.67%) LAN
3 3 (16.67%) WAN
4 2 (11.11%) BGP
4 2 (11.11%) Cisco PIX
4 2 (11.11%) DNS
4 2 (11.11%) NetScreen
4 2 (11.11%) VPN
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (5.56%) DHCP
5 1 (5.56%) Junos
5 1 (5.56%) Wireless
5 1 (5.56%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (5.56%) Automotive
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
1 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Network Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Cisco Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Architect
3 3 (16.67%) Consultant
3 3 (16.67%) Juniper Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Change Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Technical Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco Design Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Data Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Network Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Network Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Network Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Principal Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) Clustering
3 1 (5.56%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Linux
1 2 (11.11%) Unix
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) AIX
2 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) ITIL
2 3 (16.67%) Network Design
3 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.11%) Change Control
3 2 (11.11%) Change Management
3 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 2 (11.11%) PRINCE
3 2 (11.11%) Project Management
3 2 (11.11%) Service Management
3 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.56%) Coaching
4 1 (5.56%) ERP
4 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.56%) Information Security
4 1 (5.56%) Migration
4 1 (5.56%) Scrum
4 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.56%) Six Sigma
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (16.67%) CCNP
2 3 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 2 (11.11%) CCNA
3 2 (11.11%) Degree
3 2 (11.11%) JNCIA
3 2 (11.11%) PMI Certification
3 2 (11.11%) PMP
4 1 (5.56%) CCDA
4 1 (5.56%) CCDP
4 1 (5.56%) CCVP
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.56%) ProxySG
3 1 (5.56%) XenApp
3 1 (5.56%) XenDesktop
3 1 (5.56%) XenServer
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Juniper
2 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
3 4 (22.22%) HP
4 3 (16.67%) CheckPoint
4 3 (16.67%) VMware
5 2 (11.11%) Palo Alto
6 1 (5.56%) Blue Coat
6 1 (5.56%) Citrix
6 1 (5.56%) Dell
6 1 (5.56%) EMC
6 1 (5.56%) F5
6 1 (5.56%) IBM
6 1 (5.56%) Intel
6 1 (5.56%) NetApp
6 1 (5.56%) Nokia
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle
6 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
6 1 (5.56%) Remedy
6 1 (5.56%) SAP