Period
to 26 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire with a requirement for Cisco Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 26 May 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
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 14 19
Rank change year-on-year -5 +5 +1
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 5 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 3.65% 2.44% 5.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.20% 7.14% 12.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 7
Worcestershire median daily rate £195 £125 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +56.00% -66.67% -25.04%
10th Percentile £185 £118 £340
90th Percentile £269 £133 £448
West Midlands median daily rate £413 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +13.79% +3.57% +9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Worcestershire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £12.40 - £18.28

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 Worcestershire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Worcestershire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 41 28 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 29.93% 34.15% 40.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 17 40
Worcestershire median daily rate £375 £350 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -7.89% +8.57%
10th Percentile £173 £145 £158
90th Percentile £450 £445 £446
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Worcestershire median hourly rate - £30.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -20.00% -5.06%
West Midlands median hourly rate £22.00 £17.50 £18.39
% change year-on-year +25.71% -4.83% -35.91%

Cisco Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Certification in Worcestershire

Cisco Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Certification in Worcestershire

Cisco Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Worcestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco Certification in Worcestershire

Cisco Certification
Contract Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Certification within the Worcestershire region over the 6 months to 26 May 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
Worcester -1 3 £230 - 3
Cisco Certification
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Certification 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 5 (100.00%) CCNP
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) CCNA
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) MCSE
3 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (40.00%) VoIP
3 2 (40.00%) DHCP
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) Change Management
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) Back Office
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) MCITP
3 2 (40.00%) VLAN
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008

Cisco Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcestershire 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 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) DHCP
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (40.00%) Unified Communications
1 2 (40.00%) VLAN
1 2 (40.00%) VoIP
1 2 (40.00%) VPN
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Back Office
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Project Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Project Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Switch Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Support
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Change Management
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Server Virtualisation
1 2 (40.00%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) CCNP
2 4 (80.00%) CCNA
3 2 (40.00%) MCITP
3 2 (40.00%) MCSE
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (40.00%) KVM
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (40.00%) XenServer
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Aruba