The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Cisco Prime skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cisco Prime over the 3 months to 22 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.

Cisco Prime (formerly Cisco Works)
England / West Midlands
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 128 114
Contract jobs citing Cisco Prime 0 13 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands - 0.43% 0.37%
As % of the Systems Management category - 4.47% 6.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 4
Median daily rate - £325 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +30.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £355 £300
% change year-on-year -4.92% +18.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £52.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year - +75.00%  

Cisco Prime is in the systems management skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 195 291 149
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 9.62% 9.67% 6.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 156 93
Median daily rate £475 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.75% +5.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £313 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £439 £400 £377
% change year-on-year +9.75% +5.99%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 11
Median hourly rate £14.22 £13.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.34% -38.09%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £20.19
% change year-on-year -50.00% +73.39%  

Cisco Prime
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing Cisco Prime as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Prime in the West Midlands

Cisco Prime
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Prime in the West Midlands

Cisco Prime
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco Prime in the West Midlands