Period
to 20 January 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 6 months to 20 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.

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

Cisco
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 42 25 27
Rank change year-on-year -17 +2 -5
Contract jobs citing Cisco 9 16 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 2.36% 6.04% 4.22%
As % of the Vendors category 4.92% 11.51% 9.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 6
Watford median daily rate £369 £270 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.57% -36.47% +13.33%
10th Percentile £257 £210 £209
90th Percentile £396 £350 £450
Hertfordshire median daily rate £375 £408 £375
% change year-on-year -7.98% +8.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Watford median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £25.00 - £21.00

Cisco is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Watford.

All Vendors
Watford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 183 139 109
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 47.91% 52.45% 45.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 56 56
Watford median daily rate £384 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.64% -17.65% +14.09%
10th Percentile £163 £196 £208
90th Percentile £575 £509 £606
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £395 £413
% change year-on-year +1.27% -4.24% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 5
Watford median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -53.33% +118.18%
10th Percentile £13.93 £12.41 £14.10
90th Percentile £110.75 £15.85 £41.25
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year +20.69% -30.95% +37.34%

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco in Watford

Cisco
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco in Watford

Cisco
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Watford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco in Watford over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco in Watford

Cisco
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco in Watford

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 Watford region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 7 (77.78%) LAN
2 5 (55.56%) WAN
2 5 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (55.56%) Firewall
2 5 (55.56%) Wireless
3 4 (44.44%) WLAN
4 3 (33.33%) CCNA
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco Prime
4 3 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 3 (33.33%) CCSA
4 3 (33.33%) Network Security
4 3 (33.33%) WhatsUp Gold
4 3 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (22.22%) Multicast
5 2 (22.22%) Office 365
5 2 (22.22%) PMO
5 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (22.22%) Customer Engagement
5 2 (22.22%) Degree
5 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (22.22%) IGMP
5 2 (22.22%) Finance
5 2 (22.22%) VMware
5 2 (22.22%) Project Management
5 2 (22.22%) C
5 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
5 2 (22.22%) DHCP
5 2 (22.22%) DNS

Cisco
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 (22.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) LAN
2 5 (55.56%) Firewall
2 5 (55.56%) WAN
2 5 (55.56%) Wireless
3 4 (44.44%) WLAN
4 3 (33.33%) Network Security
5 2 (22.22%) DHCP
5 2 (22.22%) DNS
5 2 (22.22%) IGMP
5 2 (22.22%) Multicast
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Network Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Network Security Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Security Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Network Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Network Project Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Network Services Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
3 2 (22.22%) WAN Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (11.11%) Network Technician
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Network Technician
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Technician
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
1 3 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Customer Engagement
2 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (33.33%) CCNA
2 3 (33.33%) CCSA
3 2 (22.22%) CCNP
3 2 (22.22%) Degree
3 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco Prime
1 3 (33.33%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 2 (22.22%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) F5