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 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco
Scotland / Aberdeen
Rank 3 4 11
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Contract jobs citing Cisco 14 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 29.17% 21.88% 8.33%
As % of the Vendors category 48.28% 33.33% 13.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £390 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 1
Median hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -10.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.19 £24.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+9.12% +12.94%

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
29 21 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 60.42% 65.63% 60.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 9
Median daily rate £300 £490 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.77% +42.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £60 £395 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £530 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.27% +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 2
Median hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -10.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.15 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-18.33% +20.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Aberdeen

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the Aberdeen region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Cisco Daily Rate Histogram 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Aberdeen

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the Aberdeen region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Cisco Hourly Rate Histogram in Aberdeen

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 22 (95.65%) LAN
2 19 (82.61%) WAN
3 18 (78.26%) TCP/IP
4 17 (73.91%) MS Visio
4 17 (73.91%) QMS
5 15 (65.22%) Release Management
5 15 (65.22%) CMDB
5 15 (65.22%) Problem Management
5 15 (65.22%) Wireless
5 15 (65.22%) ITIL
5 15 (65.22%) Configuration Management
5 15 (65.22%) Project Management
6 14 (60.87%) OSPF
6 14 (60.87%) Finance
6 14 (60.87%) Network Design
6 14 (60.87%) Cisco IOS
7 13 (56.52%) BGP
7 13 (56.52%) MPLS
7 13 (56.52%) CatOS
7 13 (56.52%) Multicast
8 10 (43.48%) Siemens
8 10 (43.48%) Quality Management
8 10 (43.48%) C
8 10 (43.48%) BT
9 8 (34.78%) HP
10 7 (30.43%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (30.43%) Firewall
11 6 (26.09%) VPN
12 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
12 5 (21.74%) Juniper

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 17 (73.91%) MS Visio
2 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 22 (95.65%) LAN
2 19 (82.61%) WAN
3 18 (78.26%) TCP/IP
4 15 (65.22%) Wireless
5 14 (60.87%) Cisco IOS
5 14 (60.87%) OSPF
6 13 (56.52%) BGP
6 13 (56.52%) MPLS
6 13 (56.52%) Multicast
7 7 (30.43%) Firewall
8 6 (26.09%) VPN
9 5 (21.74%) Network Security
10 4 (17.39%) NetScreen
11 2 (8.70%) Cisco Wireless
11 2 (8.70%) VLAN
11 2 (8.70%) VoIP
11 2 (8.70%) WLAN
12 1 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
12 1 (4.35%) Cisco IPT
12 1 (4.35%) Cisco PIX
General
1 14 (60.87%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (82.61%) Network Engineer
2 6 (26.09%) Senior Network Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Network Security Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Security Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Network Support
4 4 (17.39%) Support Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Implementation Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Network Design Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Network Implementation Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Network Support Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Project Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Desktop Support
6 1 (4.35%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) LAN Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) LAN/WAN Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 15 (65.22%) CMDB
2 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.35%) Driving Licence
2 1 (4.35%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 13 (56.52%) CatOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (73.91%) QMS
2 15 (65.22%) Configuration Management
2 15 (65.22%) ITIL
2 15 (65.22%) Problem Management
2 15 (65.22%) Project Management
2 15 (65.22%) Release Management
3 14 (60.87%) Network Design
4 10 (43.48%) Quality Management
5 4 (17.39%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (17.39%) Fault Management
6 3 (13.04%) Risk Management
7 2 (8.70%) Network Management
8 1 (4.35%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 10 (43.48%) C
2 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (13.04%) CCNA
2 3 (13.04%) CCNP
2 3 (13.04%) CCSP
2 3 (13.04%) CISSP
2 3 (13.04%) Degree
3 2 (8.70%) CCIE
4 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) BT
1 10 (43.48%) Siemens
2 8 (34.78%) HP
3 5 (21.74%) Juniper
4 2 (8.70%) SolarWinds
5 1 (4.35%) VMware