The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 8 - 2
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Cisco 2 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bolton 7.14% - 50.00%
As % of the Vendors category 12.50% - 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Average daily rate
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£243 - £270
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 - £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £249 - £274
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £17.42
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+27.77% -12.19%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Bolton region.

Vendors Category
Bolton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
16 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bolton 57.14% 42.31% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 3
Average daily rate £250 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £300 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £288
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Average hourly rate £10.01 £18.32 £17.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.38% +5.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Bolton

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Bolton

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Bolton

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Bolton

Cisco
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bolton 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 2 (66.67%) Juniper
1 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Aruba
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) SLA
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Dell

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bolton 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 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Network Security Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Security Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Team Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec
2 1 (33.33%) Aruba
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Dell