The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not 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.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 12 - 12
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Cisco 2 0 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 4.08% - 9.17%
As % of the Vendors category 6.45% - 13.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.88% -20.00%
Cisco
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Vendors Category
Aberdeen
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
31 22 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 63.27% 47.83% 66.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 14 33
Median daily rate £350 £230 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.17% -16.36%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £40.50 £29.17 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.84% -24.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Cisco as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cisco across the Aberdeen region.

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, 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 Aberdeen region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 10 (100.00%) LAN
2 9 (90.00%) WAN
3 8 (80.00%) ITIL
3 8 (80.00%) Network Design
4 7 (70.00%) CMDB
4 7 (70.00%) Problem Management
4 7 (70.00%) Cisco IOS
4 7 (70.00%) Release Management
4 7 (70.00%) QMS
4 7 (70.00%) CatOS
4 7 (70.00%) MPLS
4 7 (70.00%) OSPF
4 7 (70.00%) BGP
4 7 (70.00%) Configuration Management
4 7 (70.00%) MS Visio
4 7 (70.00%) TCP/IP
5 6 (60.00%) Project Management
5 6 (60.00%) Finance
6 5 (50.00%) Wireless
6 5 (50.00%) BT
6 5 (50.00%) C
6 5 (50.00%) Siemens
6 5 (50.00%) Multicast
7 4 (40.00%) HP
8 3 (30.00%) Quality Management
8 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
9 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
9 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
9 1 (10.00%) VPN
9 1 (10.00%) Firewall

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen 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:

Applications
1 7 (70.00%) MS Visio
2 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) LAN
2 9 (90.00%) WAN
3 7 (70.00%) BGP
3 7 (70.00%) Cisco IOS
3 7 (70.00%) MPLS
3 7 (70.00%) OSPF
3 7 (70.00%) TCP/IP
4 5 (50.00%) Multicast
4 5 (50.00%) Wireless
5 1 (10.00%) Firewall
5 1 (10.00%) NetScreen
5 1 (10.00%) VPN
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (60.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) LAN Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) LAN/WAN Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) WAN Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Network Team Leader
5 1 (10.00%) Security Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior LAN/WAN Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) CatOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) ITIL
1 8 (80.00%) Network Design
2 7 (70.00%) Configuration Management
2 7 (70.00%) Problem Management
2 7 (70.00%) QMS
2 7 (70.00%) Release Management
3 6 (60.00%) Project Management
4 3 (30.00%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) BT
1 5 (50.00%) Siemens
2 4 (40.00%) HP
3 1 (10.00%) Juniper