The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 10 4 6
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Contract jobs citing Cisco 1 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 2.33% 20.00% 9.52%
As % of the Vendors category 3.85% 36.84% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Average daily rate
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- £270 £180
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +50.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 £15.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+166.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £18.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+30.55% -10.00%
Cisco
Bedfordshire

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

Vendors Category
Bedford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
26 19 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 60.47% 54.29% 19.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 8 4
Average daily rate £320 £265 £180
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.75% +47.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £100 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £350 £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 £17.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+128.57% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedford

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Bedford

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedford region citing Cisco also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cisco.

1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) CCNP
2 2 (50.00%) CCNA
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (25.00%) McAfee
3 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (25.00%) TickIT
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) CCSA
3 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (25.00%) IP Telephony
3 1 (25.00%) CCSE
3 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (25.00%) LANDesk
3 1 (25.00%) Fat Client
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (25.00%) iPhone
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (25.00%) Information Governance
3 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (25.00%) ISO 9001

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedford region citing Cisco also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cisco. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
2 1 (25.00%) IP Telephony
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (25.00%) VoIP
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Security Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Specialist
1 1 (25.00%) Network Specialist
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Network Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (25.00%) iPhone
1 1 (25.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Change Management
1 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (25.00%) Information Governance
1 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity Planning
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) CCNP
2 2 (50.00%) CCNA
3 1 (25.00%) CCSA
3 1 (25.00%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) TickIT
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (25.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (25.00%) McAfee
3 1 (25.00%) LANDesk
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day + NEG
Posted: 2 days ago