Period
to 23 January 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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 23 30
Rank change year-on-year -20 +7 0
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 7 14 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 1.80% 5.47% 2.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.56% 29.17% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 10 3
Watford median daily rate - £320 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -24.71% +13.33%
Hertfordshire median daily rate £300 £363 £333
% change year-on-year -17.24% +9.02% -16.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Watford median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - £21.53

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 45 48 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 11.60% 18.75% 10.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 24 11
Watford median daily rate £363 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -9.38% +23.08%
10th Percentile £255 £245 £146
90th Percentile £563 £457 £438
Hertfordshire median daily rate £370 £388 £375
% change year-on-year -4.52% +3.33% -2.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Watford median hourly rate - £14.50 £23.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -38.60% -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year +20.69% -32.56% +19.44%

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 23 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Certification 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 Watford region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (71.43%) Wireless
2 5 (71.43%) LAN
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) CCNA
3 4 (57.14%) VMware
3 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) Degree
3 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (42.86%) WhatsUp Gold
4 3 (42.86%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (42.86%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (42.86%) Network Security
4 3 (42.86%) CCSA
4 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco Prime
4 3 (42.86%) WAN
5 2 (28.57%) DHCP
5 2 (28.57%) DNS
5 2 (28.57%) WLAN
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) CCSP
5 2 (28.57%) CCNP
5 2 (28.57%) Citrix
5 2 (28.57%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (28.57%) CISSP
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (28.57%) CISM
5 2 (28.57%) Information Security
5 2 (28.57%) Risk Management

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (71.43%) LAN
2 5 (71.43%) Wireless
3 3 (42.86%) Network Security
3 3 (42.86%) WAN
4 2 (28.57%) DHCP
4 2 (28.57%) DNS
4 2 (28.57%) IGMP
4 2 (28.57%) Multicast
4 2 (28.57%) WLAN
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Network Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Network Security Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Security Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Architect
3 2 (28.57%) Cloud Architect
3 2 (28.57%) Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
1 2 (28.57%) Private Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (42.86%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (28.57%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 2 (28.57%) Information Security
3 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
3 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) CCNA
2 4 (57.14%) Degree
3 3 (42.86%) CCSA
4 2 (28.57%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 2 (28.57%) CCNP
4 2 (28.57%) CCSP
4 2 (28.57%) CISM
4 2 (28.57%) CISSP
4 2 (28.57%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco Prime
1 3 (42.86%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
3 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
4 2 (28.57%) Citrix
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft