Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 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
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 35 18
Rank change year-on-year +20 -17 -2
Contract jobs citing Cisco 125 68 97
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 7.90% 5.39% 7.74%
As % of the Vendors category 18.52% 11.72% 16.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 35 53
Wiltshire median daily rate £475 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.67% +3.45% +3.57%
10th Percentile £250 £313 £253
90th Percentile £538 £572 £525
South West median daily rate £356 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +1.79% - +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 7 6
Wiltshire median hourly rate £46.75 £42.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.31% -6.67% -
10th Percentile £38.80 £34.15 £42.50
90th Percentile £47.00 £47.50 £47.50
South West median hourly rate £47.00 £39.50 £25.50
% change year-on-year +18.99% +54.90% -47.42%

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 675 580 572
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 42.64% 46.00% 45.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 397 365 386
Wiltshire median daily rate £475 £420 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.10% +15.46% -3.00%
10th Percentile £273 £288 £210
90th Percentile £625 £586 £575
South West median daily rate £425 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +9.68% +3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 14 12
Wiltshire median hourly rate £42.75 £37.50 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.00% -8.54% +99.10%
10th Percentile £17.50 £16.98 £12.65
90th Percentile £47.00 £46.15 £47.50
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £32.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% +45.45% +4.76%

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 19 October 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 19 October 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 +1 47 £330 -5.69% 6
Corsham +17 31 £500 - 4
Salisbury -2 24 £525 +452.63% 4
Chippenham -7 2 - - 1
Cisco
South West

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 78 (62.40%) Security Cleared
2 59 (47.20%) VMware
3 53 (42.40%) Firewall
3 53 (42.40%) Cisco Certification
4 48 (38.40%) Windows
5 41 (32.80%) Microsoft
5 41 (32.80%) VMware Infrastructure
6 40 (32.00%) SC Cleared
6 40 (32.00%) Windows Server
7 32 (25.60%) DV Cleared
8 31 (24.80%) Active Directory
8 31 (24.80%) vCenter Server
9 28 (22.40%) Cisco Nexus
10 27 (21.60%) CCNP
10 27 (21.60%) CCNA
10 27 (21.60%) Data Centre
11 26 (20.80%) WAN
11 26 (20.80%) Agile Software Development
12 25 (20.00%) Linux
12 25 (20.00%) Atlassian
13 22 (17.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 22 (17.60%) Windows Server 2012
14 21 (16.80%) PowerShell
15 19 (15.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 19 (15.20%) JIRA
15 19 (15.20%) Confluence
15 19 (15.20%) BGP
16 18 (14.40%) Microsoft Certification
17 17 (13.60%) Load Balancing
18 16 (12.80%) SCCM

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 19 (15.20%) Confluence
2 11 (8.80%) Tomcat
3 9 (7.20%) MS Exchange
4 4 (3.20%) Apache
5 2 (1.60%) IIS
5 2 (1.60%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.80%) CMS
6 1 (0.80%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.80%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (7.20%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.80%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 15 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (8.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (5.60%) OpenShift
4 2 (1.60%) Office 365
5 1 (0.80%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 53 (42.40%) Firewall
2 28 (22.40%) Cisco Nexus
3 26 (20.80%) WAN
4 19 (15.20%) BGP
5 15 (12.00%) OSPF
6 14 (11.20%) LAN
7 13 (10.40%) Software-Defined Networking
8 12 (9.60%) VoIP
8 12 (9.60%) VPN
9 11 (8.80%) Intrusion Detection
10 10 (8.00%) Cisco ASA
10 10 (8.00%) Cisco IOS
11 8 (6.40%) DMVPN
11 8 (6.40%) DNS
11 8 (6.40%) EIGRP
11 8 (6.40%) Multicast
11 8 (6.40%) Network Security
11 8 (6.40%) TCP/IP
11 8 (6.40%) Unified Communications
11 8 (6.40%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.60%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.80%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (15.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 19 (15.20%) JIRA
2 8 (6.40%) Git (software)
3 7 (5.60%) Gerrit
3 7 (5.60%) Jenkins
4 4 (3.20%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (1.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.80%) Hudson
General
1 7 (5.60%) Finance
2 2 (1.60%) Banking
2 2 (1.60%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.80%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 30 (24.00%) Network Engineer
2 28 (22.40%) Architect
3 11 (8.80%) Network Architect
3 11 (8.80%) PowerShell Engineer
4 10 (8.00%) Automation Engineer
5 9 (7.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (6.40%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
6 8 (6.40%) Network Design Architect
6 8 (6.40%) Solutions Architect
7 7 (5.60%) Analyst
7 7 (5.60%) Consultant
7 7 (5.60%) Integration Engineer
7 7 (5.60%) Senior Network Engineer
8 6 (4.80%) Developer
8 6 (4.80%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 6 (4.80%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
9 5 (4.00%) Designer
10 4 (3.20%) Network Consultant
10 4 (3.20%) Network Technical Architect
10 4 (3.20%) Technical Design Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.00%) REST
2 7 (5.60%) JSP
2 7 (5.60%) Spine.js
2 7 (5.60%) VXML
3 6 (4.80%) .NET
4 5 (4.00%) Middleware
5 1 (0.80%) 802.1X
5 1 (0.80%) LDAP
5 1 (0.80%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (0.80%) RESTful
5 1 (0.80%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (21.60%) Data Centre
2 12 (9.60%) Computer Science
3 10 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (5.60%) IVR
4 7 (5.60%) Management Information System
4 7 (5.60%) PKI
5 6 (4.80%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (2.40%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (2.40%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (1.60%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.60%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.60%) RIA
7 2 (1.60%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.80%) CESG
8 1 (0.80%) EMC VMAX
8 1 (0.80%) EMC VNX
8 1 (0.80%) Replication
8 1 (0.80%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 48 (38.40%) Windows
2 40 (32.00%) Windows Server
3 25 (20.00%) Linux
4 22 (17.60%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (8.80%) Windows 10
6 7 (5.60%) Unix
7 5 (4.00%) AIX
7 5 (4.00%) Solaris
8 4 (3.20%) Windows 7
8 4 (3.20%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (1.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (1.60%) Ubuntu
9 2 (1.60%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.80%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (20.80%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (13.60%) Load Balancing
3 16 (12.80%) Network Architecture
4 15 (12.00%) Problem-Solving
5 14 (11.20%) ITIL
6 13 (10.40%) Network Virtualisation
6 13 (10.40%) Service Management
7 12 (9.60%) PRINCE2
8 11 (8.80%) Data Protection
8 11 (8.80%) DevOps
8 11 (8.80%) Infrastructure Management
8 11 (8.80%) NsoIT
8 11 (8.80%) Reverse Engineering
8 11 (8.80%) Security Monitoring
9 10 (8.00%) Incident Management
9 10 (8.00%) Project Management
10 9 (7.20%) ArchiMate
10 9 (7.20%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 9 (7.20%) Security Architecture
10 9 (7.20%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 21 (16.80%) PowerShell
2 7 (5.60%) Java
2 7 (5.60%) JavaScript
3 6 (4.80%) Python
4 3 (2.40%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.60%) SQL
5 2 (1.60%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 78 (62.40%) Security Cleared
2 53 (42.40%) Cisco Certification
3 40 (32.00%) SC Cleared
4 32 (25.60%) DV Cleared
5 27 (21.60%) CCNA
5 27 (21.60%) CCNP
6 22 (17.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 18 (14.40%) Microsoft Certification
8 15 (12.00%) MCSE
9 14 (11.20%) MCSA
10 12 (9.60%) OCA
10 12 (9.60%) Oracle Certification
11 10 (8.00%) CCIE
12 3 (2.40%) CCSA
12 3 (2.40%) CCSE
12 3 (2.40%) Degree
12 3 (2.40%) HNC
12 3 (2.40%) JNCIE
12 3 (2.40%) TOGAF Certification
13 2 (1.60%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.40%) RMADS
2 2 (1.60%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.80%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.80%) QA
System Software
1 41 (32.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (24.80%) Active Directory
3 13 (10.40%) VMware NSX
4 11 (8.80%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (5.60%) Docker
6 3 (2.40%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (1.60%) Terminal Server
8 1 (0.80%) Snort
8 1 (0.80%) vCloud
8 1 (0.80%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 31 (24.80%) vCenter Server
2 16 (12.80%) SCCM
3 14 (11.20%) SCOM
4 11 (8.80%) PowerCLI
5 10 (8.00%) Cisco Prime
6 7 (5.60%) Ansible
6 7 (5.60%) Cisco UCCE
7 6 (4.80%) McAfee ePO
7 6 (4.80%) Opsview
8 5 (4.00%) Cisco CUCM
8 5 (4.00%) Red Hat Satellite
9 4 (3.20%) Kubernetes
9 4 (3.20%) Single Sign-On
10 3 (2.40%) vRealize
11 2 (1.60%) ArcSight ESM
12 1 (0.80%) Cisco LMS
12 1 (0.80%) FortiGate
12 1 (0.80%) HAProxy
12 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Intune
12 1 (0.80%) vMotion
Vendors
1 59 (47.20%) VMware
2 41 (32.80%) Microsoft
3 25 (20.00%) Atlassian
4 16 (12.80%) CheckPoint
5 13 (10.40%) Juniper
6 12 (9.60%) Oracle
7 10 (8.00%) F5
8 9 (7.20%) McAfee
8 9 (7.20%) Red Hat
9 7 (5.60%) Splunk
10 6 (4.80%) Veeam
11 5 (4.00%) HP
12 4 (3.20%) Blue Coat
12 4 (3.20%) ServiceNow
13 3 (2.40%) Infoblox
13 3 (2.40%) Scality
14 2 (1.60%) ArcSight
14 2 (1.60%) Aruba
14 2 (1.60%) Riverbed
14 2 (1.60%) SolarWinds