Period
to 17 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for Cisco Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 17 July 2018 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 Certification
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 40 38 28
Rank change year-on-year -2 -10 +16
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 2 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 0.60% 1.32% 2.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.67% 7.69% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 3
Watford median daily rate - £348 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +15.83% -20.00%
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £375 £388
% change year-on-year +6.67% -3.23% -3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Watford median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £31.38 £32.50 -
% change year-on-year -3.46% - -

Cisco Certification is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Watford
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 30 52 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 9.06% 17.11% 10.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 18 15
Watford median daily rate £400 £348 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.11% +26.36% -21.43%
10th Percentile £304 £189 £205
90th Percentile £550 £526 £450
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -11.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Watford median hourly rate £47.50 £14.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +227.59% - -
10th Percentile £43.75 £13.75 £13.25
90th Percentile £51.25 £15.25 £15.75
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £18.07 £18.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.38% +12.50% -15.79%

Cisco Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

Job postings citing Cisco Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Watford.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Certification in Watford

Cisco Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Certification in Watford

Cisco Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco Certification in Watford

For the 6 months to 17 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Watford region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WLAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CCIE
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) BGP-4
1 2 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 2 (100.00%) Brocade
1 2 (100.00%) CCDE
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Riverbed
1 2 (100.00%) F5
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ISE
1 2 (100.00%) Software-Defined Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (100.00%) 802.1X
1 2 (100.00%) VXLAN
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) CCIE Routing and Switching
1 2 (100.00%) CCIE Data Center
1 2 (100.00%) VMware NSX
2 1 (50.00%) Strategic Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (50.00%) Migration

Cisco Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) BGP-4
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ISE
1 2 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) Software-Defined Networking
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) VXLAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) WLAN
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Server Virtualisation
1 1 (50.00%) Strategic Planning
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCDE
1 2 (100.00%) CCIE
1 2 (100.00%) CCIE Data Center
1 2 (100.00%) CCIE Routing and Switching
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) VMware NSX
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Brocade
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) F5
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) Riverbed
1 2 (100.00%) VMware