The first table below looks at the demand for Cisco Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco Certification over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Bedfordshire region.

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.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certification
Rank 35 29 38
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +9
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 15 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 3.09% 0.89% 2.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.63% 4.65% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 2
Average daily rate
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£300 £275 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -19.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £275 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £303 £301
% change year-on-year
+12.21% +0.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.13 £23.21 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-21.90% +5.50%
Qualifications Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
96 43 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 19.75% 19.20% 21.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 17 34
Average daily rate £300 £275 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £199 £250 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £360 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 2
Average hourly rate £27.25 £14.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.93% -58.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -4.54%
Cisco Certification
East of England

Cisco Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Cisco Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Cisco Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Cisco Certification Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Cisco Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco Certification across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Cisco Certification Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

Cisco Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Cisco Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Cisco Certification
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Certification within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford - 7 £325 - 5
Luton -14 3 £300 +9.09% 1
Shefford - - - -
Dunstable - - - -
Cisco Certification
East of England

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Cisco Certification 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 Certification.

1 22 (95.65%) Cisco
2 14 (60.87%) CCNP
3 12 (52.17%) CCDP
3 12 (52.17%) Network Security
4 9 (39.13%) CheckPoint
4 9 (39.13%) WAN
4 9 (39.13%) F5
5 7 (30.43%) LAN
5 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
5 7 (30.43%) CCNA
5 7 (30.43%) Firewall
5 7 (30.43%) CCSA
6 6 (26.09%) Finance
6 6 (26.09%) Juniper
6 6 (26.09%) MS Visio
6 6 (26.09%) TCP/IP
6 6 (26.09%) Change Control
6 6 (26.09%) Network Design
7 5 (21.74%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (21.74%) Security Cleared
8 4 (17.39%) Network Management
8 4 (17.39%) ITIL
8 4 (17.39%) Change Management
9 3 (13.04%) Check Point Certification
9 3 (13.04%) Project Management
9 3 (13.04%) Windows
9 3 (13.04%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (13.04%) Riverbed
9 3 (13.04%) CCSE
10 2 (8.70%) Time Management

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Cisco Certification 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 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
1 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (26.09%) MS Visio
2 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 12 (52.17%) Network Security
2 9 (39.13%) WAN
3 7 (30.43%) LAN
3 7 (30.43%) Firewall
4 6 (26.09%) TCP/IP
5 5 (21.74%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (13.04%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (8.70%) BGP
7 2 (8.70%) IP Telephony
7 2 (8.70%) SAN
7 2 (8.70%) PBX
8 1 (4.35%) DHCP
8 1 (4.35%) OSPF
8 1 (4.35%) VPN
8 1 (4.35%) DNS
8 1 (4.35%) Wireshark
8 1 (4.35%) NAS
8 1 (4.35%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Banking
2 1 (4.35%) Retail
2 1 (4.35%) Investment Banking
2 1 (4.35%) Retail Banking
2 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Network Engineer
2 6 (26.09%) Network Security Engineer
2 6 (26.09%) Architect
2 6 (26.09%) Security Engineer
2 6 (26.09%) Network Architect
3 3 (13.04%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (13.04%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (13.04%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Network Support
4 2 (8.70%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Network Security Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Security Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Network Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Deployment Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Security Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Cisco Support
5 1 (4.35%) SharePoint Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Network Security Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Blackberry
1 1 (4.35%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Windows
2 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.35%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
3 1 (4.35%) Windows XP
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Network Design
1 6 (26.09%) Change Control
2 4 (17.39%) Network Management
2 4 (17.39%) ITIL
2 4 (17.39%) Change Management
3 3 (13.04%) Project Management
4 2 (8.70%) Time Management
4 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.35%) Incident Management
5 1 (4.35%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (60.87%) CCNP
2 12 (52.17%) CCDP
3 7 (30.43%) CCNA
3 7 (30.43%) CCSA
4 5 (21.74%) Security Cleared
5 3 (13.04%) CCSE
5 3 (13.04%) Check Point Certification
6 2 (8.70%) MCSE
6 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (8.70%) A+ Certification
7 1 (4.35%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (4.35%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
1 1 (4.35%) XenApp
1 1 (4.35%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Tivoli
1 1 (4.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (4.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (4.35%) SCCM
1 1 (4.35%) SCOM
1 1 (4.35%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (4.35%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 22 (95.65%) Cisco
2 9 (39.13%) CheckPoint
2 9 (39.13%) F5
3 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
4 6 (26.09%) Juniper
5 3 (13.04%) Riverbed
6 2 (8.70%) BT
6 2 (8.70%) Citrix
6 2 (8.70%) Aastra
6 2 (8.70%) Ericsson
7 1 (4.35%) McAfee
7 1 (4.35%) Dell
7 1 (4.35%) Intel
7 1 (4.35%) IBM
7 1 (4.35%) VMware
7 1 (4.35%) LANDesk
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