The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services 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 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 Vendors 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.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 24 19 32
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +13
Contract jobs citing Cisco 27 12 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 5.56% 5.36% 4.21%
As % of the Vendors category 13.11% 12.37% 7.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 8 4
Average daily rate
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£306 £275 £293
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.36% -5.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £406 £291 £397
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £20.06
% change year-on-year
- +12.16%
Vendors Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
206 97 165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 42.39% 43.30% 57.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 48 96
Average daily rate £331 £325 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.92% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 0 6
Average hourly rate £25.50 - £21.75
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 - £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 - £112.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
Cisco
East of England

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Cisco
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

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

Cisco Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Cisco
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 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
Luton -11 8 £300 +20.00% 3
Bedford - 8 £325 - 5
Dunstable - - - -
Shefford - - - -
Cisco
East of England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 22 (47.83%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (41.30%) Microsoft
2 19 (41.30%) Network Security
3 14 (30.43%) CCNP
3 14 (30.43%) LAN
3 14 (30.43%) WAN
3 14 (30.43%) CheckPoint
4 12 (26.09%) TCP/IP
4 12 (26.09%) CCDP
4 12 (26.09%) Windows
4 12 (26.09%) Firewall
5 9 (19.57%) VMware
5 9 (19.57%) Juniper
5 9 (19.57%) F5
5 9 (19.57%) Cisco Nexus
6 8 (17.39%) ITIL
6 8 (17.39%) CCSA
7 7 (15.22%) Finance
7 7 (15.22%) MS Visio
8 6 (13.04%) CCNA
8 6 (13.04%) DNS
8 6 (13.04%) McAfee
8 6 (13.04%) NetApp
8 6 (13.04%) CCSE
8 6 (13.04%) Network Design
8 6 (13.04%) Change Control
8 6 (13.04%) Security Cleared
8 6 (13.04%) Network Management
9 5 (10.87%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (10.87%) iPhone

Cisco
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 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.52%) MS Exchange
1 3 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (4.35%) IIS
3 1 (2.17%) Apache
3 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (15.22%) MS Visio
2 3 (6.52%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (41.30%) Network Security
2 14 (30.43%) LAN
2 14 (30.43%) WAN
3 12 (26.09%) TCP/IP
3 12 (26.09%) Firewall
4 9 (19.57%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (13.04%) DNS
6 5 (10.87%) DHCP
7 3 (6.52%) SAN
7 3 (6.52%) OSPF
7 3 (6.52%) BGP
7 3 (6.52%) iSCSI
7 3 (6.52%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (4.35%) VPN
8 2 (4.35%) PBX
8 2 (4.35%) IP Telephony
9 1 (2.17%) Wireshark
9 1 (2.17%) Ethernet
9 1 (2.17%) DMZ
9 1 (2.17%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.17%) MySQL
1 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
General
1 7 (15.22%) Finance
2 3 (6.52%) Retail
3 1 (2.17%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.17%) Retail Banking
3 1 (2.17%) Legal
3 1 (2.17%) Banking
3 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (32.61%) Network Engineer
2 10 (21.74%) Network Security Engineer
2 10 (21.74%) Security Engineer
3 8 (17.39%) Architect
4 7 (15.22%) Consultant
5 6 (13.04%) Network Architect
6 4 (8.70%) Security Consultant
6 4 (8.70%) Network Consultant
6 4 (8.70%) Network Security Consultant
7 3 (6.52%) 1st Line Support
7 3 (6.52%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (6.52%) Analyst
7 3 (6.52%) Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (6.52%) Cisco Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Service Analyst
7 3 (6.52%) 2nd Line Support
8 2 (4.35%) Network Support
8 2 (4.35%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Deployment Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Blackberry
1 5 (10.87%) iPhone
2 1 (2.17%) Clustering
2 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (26.09%) Windows
2 5 (10.87%) Windows XP
2 5 (10.87%) Windows 8
3 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (8.70%) Linux
4 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (4.35%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.17%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (17.39%) ITIL
2 6 (13.04%) Network Design
2 6 (13.04%) Network Management
2 6 (13.04%) Change Control
3 5 (10.87%) Incident Management
4 4 (8.70%) Migration
4 4 (8.70%) Change Management
5 3 (6.52%) PRINCE2
5 3 (6.52%) Load Balancing
5 3 (6.52%) Project Management
5 3 (6.52%) Time Management
6 2 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.17%) Validation
7 1 (2.17%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.17%) Asset Management
7 1 (2.17%) Project Planning
7 1 (2.17%) Network Load Balancing
7 1 (2.17%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.52%) SQL
2 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.17%) C
Qualifications
1 22 (47.83%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (30.43%) CCNP
3 12 (26.09%) CCDP
4 8 (17.39%) CCSA
5 6 (13.04%) CCSE
5 6 (13.04%) Security Cleared
5 6 (13.04%) CCNA
6 4 (8.70%) A+ Certification
7 3 (6.52%) Check Point Certification
7 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (6.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (6.52%) MCSE
8 1 (2.17%) MCDST
8 1 (2.17%) MCITP
8 1 (2.17%) Degree
8 1 (2.17%) BC Cleared
8 1 (2.17%) VCP5
8 1 (2.17%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (2.17%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (10.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.52%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.35%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.35%) XenApp
3 2 (4.35%) vSphere
3 2 (4.35%) VMware Server
4 1 (2.17%) VMFS
4 1 (2.17%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (2.17%) Terminal Services
4 1 (2.17%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.17%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (6.52%) HP SIM
2 2 (4.35%) SCCM
3 1 (2.17%) SCOM
3 1 (2.17%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (2.17%) XenMobile
3 1 (2.17%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (2.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (2.17%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 19 (41.30%) Microsoft
2 14 (30.43%) CheckPoint
3 9 (19.57%) VMware
3 9 (19.57%) Juniper
3 9 (19.57%) F5
4 6 (13.04%) McAfee
4 6 (13.04%) NetApp
5 5 (10.87%) HP
5 5 (10.87%) LANDesk
6 4 (8.70%) Dell
7 3 (6.52%) Riverbed
7 3 (6.52%) Citrix
8 2 (4.35%) Aastra
8 2 (4.35%) Ericsson
8 2 (4.35%) Oracle
8 2 (4.35%) BT
9 1 (2.17%) 3Com
9 1 (2.17%) Mitel
9 1 (2.17%) Altiris
9 1 (2.17%) Veritas
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