Period
to 17 August 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 17 August 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
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 37 17
Rank change year-on-year +14 -20 +2
Contract jobs citing Cisco 82 66 102
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 6.39% 4.94% 8.03%
As % of the Vendors category 15.62% 10.80% 18.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 44 69
Wiltshire median daily rate £475 £353 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +34.75% -2.76% +3.57%
10th Percentile £246 £206 £250
90th Percentile £538 £579 £488
South West median daily rate £338 £353 £355
% change year-on-year -4.26% -0.70% +7.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 7 2
Wiltshire median hourly rate £46.25 £42.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.12% +52.73% -
10th Percentile £38.80 £34.15 £23.75
90th Percentile £47.00 £47.50 £31.25
South West median hourly rate £47.00 £39.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +18.99% +58.00% -48.19%

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 Wiltshire.

All Vendors
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 525 611 562
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 40.92% 45.73% 44.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 307 373 372
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.33% +3.45%
10th Percentile £250 £278 £224
90th Percentile £575 £585 £563
South West median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year +1.27% +5.33% +2.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 16 13
Wiltshire median hourly rate £42.00 £37.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.00% +63.04% +20.86%
10th Percentile £17.50 £12.75 £16.30
90th Percentile £47.00 £45.25 £47.09
South West median hourly rate £28.00 £35.00 £23.25
% change year-on-year -20.00% +50.54% +15.18%

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco in Wiltshire

Cisco
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco in Wiltshire

Cisco
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 17 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco in Wiltshire

Cisco
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco in Wiltshire

Cisco
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 17 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon -13 26 £350 +7.69% 3
Corsham +19 18 £500 - 1
Salisbury +6 18 £516 - 5
Chippenham -9 3 £275 -38.82%
Trowbridge - 1 - -
Cisco
South West

For the 6 months to 17 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 52 (63.41%) Security Cleared
2 38 (46.34%) VMware
3 35 (42.68%) Cisco Certification
4 32 (39.02%) Microsoft
5 30 (36.59%) Windows
6 28 (34.15%) VMware Infrastructure
6 28 (34.15%) Windows Server
7 26 (31.71%) DV Cleared
8 24 (29.27%) SC Cleared
8 24 (29.27%) Firewall
9 22 (26.83%) WAN
10 20 (24.39%) CCNA
11 18 (21.95%) Active Directory
12 17 (20.73%) LAN
12 17 (20.73%) Service Management
13 16 (19.51%) CCNP
14 15 (18.29%) vCenter Server
14 15 (18.29%) Cisco Nexus
15 14 (17.07%) Data Centre
15 14 (17.07%) BGP
16 13 (15.85%) VoIP
17 12 (14.63%) Microsoft Certification
17 12 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
17 12 (14.63%) Incident Management
17 12 (14.63%) Windows Server 2012
17 12 (14.63%) PowerShell
17 12 (14.63%) Network Architecture
18 11 (13.41%) Atlassian
18 11 (13.41%) Software-Defined Networking
18 11 (13.41%) Security Patching

Cisco
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 10 (12.20%) Tomcat
2 6 (7.32%) Confluence
3 4 (4.88%) IIS
4 3 (3.66%) Apache
5 2 (2.44%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.22%) CMS
6 1 (1.22%) OpenStack
Applications
1 8 (9.76%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (9.76%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.44%) Office 365
4 1 (1.22%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (29.27%) Firewall
2 22 (26.83%) WAN
3 17 (20.73%) LAN
4 15 (18.29%) Cisco Nexus
5 14 (17.07%) BGP
6 13 (15.85%) VoIP
7 11 (13.41%) Software-Defined Networking
8 9 (10.98%) VPN
8 9 (10.98%) Wireshark
9 8 (9.76%) EIGRP
9 8 (9.76%) VLAN
10 7 (8.54%) Cisco ICM
10 7 (8.54%) NX-OS
11 6 (7.32%) Cisco ASA
11 6 (7.32%) Cisco IOS
11 6 (7.32%) Network Security
11 6 (7.32%) OSPF
12 5 (6.10%) MPLS
12 5 (6.10%) TCP/IP
13 4 (4.88%) DMVPN
Development Applications
1 6 (7.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 6 (7.32%) JIRA
2 2 (2.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (1.22%) Hudson
3 1 (1.22%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 8 (9.76%) Finance
2 1 (1.22%) Banking
2 1 (1.22%) Electronics
2 1 (1.22%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 24 (29.27%) Network Engineer
2 15 (18.29%) Architect
3 10 (12.20%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
3 10 (12.20%) Senior Network Engineer
4 7 (8.54%) PowerShell Engineer
5 6 (7.32%) Automation Engineer
5 6 (7.32%) Developer
6 5 (6.10%) Analyst
6 5 (6.10%) Consultant
6 5 (6.10%) Designer
6 5 (6.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (6.10%) Integration Engineer
6 5 (6.10%) Network Designer
7 4 (4.88%) Service Architect
7 4 (4.88%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (3.66%) IT Engineer
9 2 (2.44%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
9 2 (2.44%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
9 2 (2.44%) Service Design Architect
9 2 (2.44%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.54%) JSP
1 7 (8.54%) VXML
2 6 (7.32%) .NET
3 5 (6.10%) REST
4 4 (4.88%) Spine.js
5 1 (1.22%) 802.1X
5 1 (1.22%) LDAP
5 1 (1.22%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (1.22%) RESTful
5 1 (1.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.07%) Data Centre
2 8 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (8.54%) IVR
4 4 (4.88%) PKI
5 2 (2.44%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.44%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (2.44%) RIA
6 1 (1.22%) CESG
6 1 (1.22%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.22%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.22%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.22%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.22%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 30 (36.59%) Windows
2 28 (34.15%) Windows Server
3 12 (14.63%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (10.98%) Linux
5 8 (9.76%) Windows 10
6 6 (7.32%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (3.66%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.22%) CentOS
8 1 (1.22%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (20.73%) Service Management
2 12 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (14.63%) Incident Management
2 12 (14.63%) Network Architecture
3 11 (13.41%) ITIL
3 11 (13.41%) PRINCE2
3 11 (13.41%) Security Patching
4 10 (12.20%) Capacity Management
5 9 (10.98%) Load Balancing
5 9 (10.98%) Problem-Solving
6 8 (9.76%) ArchiMate
6 8 (9.76%) Project Management
7 7 (8.54%) ITIL V3
7 7 (8.54%) Service Design
7 7 (8.54%) Speech Recognition
8 6 (7.32%) Customer Engagement
8 6 (7.32%) NsoIT
9 5 (6.10%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 5 (6.10%) Reverse Engineering
9 5 (6.10%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (14.63%) PowerShell
2 9 (10.98%) Python
3 7 (8.54%) Java
3 7 (8.54%) JavaScript
4 4 (4.88%) SQL
5 1 (1.22%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.22%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 52 (63.41%) Security Cleared
2 35 (42.68%) Cisco Certification
3 26 (31.71%) DV Cleared
4 24 (29.27%) SC Cleared
5 20 (24.39%) CCNA
6 16 (19.51%) CCNP
7 12 (14.63%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (8.54%) MCSA
8 7 (8.54%) MCSE
9 6 (7.32%) OCA
9 6 (7.32%) Oracle Certification
9 6 (7.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (3.66%) HNC
11 2 (2.44%) CCDP
11 2 (2.44%) Degree
11 2 (2.44%) TOGAF Certification
12 1 (1.22%) ISTQB
12 1 (1.22%) JNCIA
12 1 (1.22%) JNCIP
12 1 (1.22%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.66%) RMADS
2 1 (1.22%) GxP
2 1 (1.22%) JSP 440
2 1 (1.22%) QA
System Software
1 28 (34.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (21.95%) Active Directory
3 9 (10.98%) VMware ESXi
3 9 (10.98%) VMware NSX
4 2 (2.44%) Virtual Desktop
4 2 (2.44%) vSphere
5 1 (1.22%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 15 (18.29%) vCenter Server
2 11 (13.41%) Cisco Prime
3 9 (10.98%) Opsview
4 8 (9.76%) SCCM
5 7 (8.54%) Cisco UCCE
5 7 (8.54%) SCOM
6 5 (6.10%) McAfee ePO
6 5 (6.10%) PowerCLI
7 2 (2.44%) vRealize
8 1 (1.22%) ArcSight ESM
8 1 (1.22%) Backup Exec
8 1 (1.22%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (1.22%) Cisco LMS
8 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (1.22%) vMotion
Vendors
1 38 (46.34%) VMware
2 32 (39.02%) Microsoft
3 11 (13.41%) Atlassian
3 11 (13.41%) Juniper
4 8 (9.76%) McAfee
5 7 (8.54%) CheckPoint
6 6 (7.32%) Oracle
6 6 (7.32%) Splunk
6 6 (7.32%) Veeam
7 5 (6.10%) F5
8 3 (3.66%) HP
8 3 (3.66%) Scality
9 2 (2.44%) Palo Alto
9 2 (2.44%) Riverbed
9 2 (2.44%) Sophos
10 1 (1.22%) ArcSight
10 1 (1.22%) Barracuda Networks
10 1 (1.22%) EMC
10 1 (1.22%) SolarWinds
10 1 (1.22%) Twitter