The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 15 13 27
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +14
Contract jobs citing Cisco 17 20 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 7.14% 8.55% 4.56%
As % of the Vendors category 12.78% 15.63% 7.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 1
Average daily rate
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£465 £300 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.00% -29.41%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 0
Average hourly rate £39.00 £27.88 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.91% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £17.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+35.29% -15.00%
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Berkshire

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

Vendors Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
133 128 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 55.88% 54.70% 60.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 54 45
Average daily rate £400 £314 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.38% -10.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £200 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £430 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 9 9
Average hourly rate £30.00 £11.25 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+166.66% -35.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £10.38 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £27.88 £101.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

Cisco
Hourly Rate Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Cisco Hourly Rate Histogram in Bracknell

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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 15 (45.45%) Telecoms
2 13 (39.39%) LAN
2 13 (39.39%) VPN
3 9 (27.27%) Juniper
3 9 (27.27%) Network Design
4 8 (24.24%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (24.24%) WAN
4 8 (24.24%) Migration
5 7 (21.21%) Firewall
5 7 (21.21%) BGP
5 7 (21.21%) Internet
5 7 (21.21%) MPLS
5 7 (21.21%) OSPF
5 7 (21.21%) CheckPoint
5 7 (21.21%) CCNP
5 7 (21.21%) CCNA
5 7 (21.21%) Cisco ICM
5 7 (21.21%) SC Cleared
5 7 (21.21%) Security Cleared
5 7 (21.21%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (18.18%) xDSL
6 6 (18.18%) BC Cleared
6 6 (18.18%) CCSE
6 6 (18.18%) CCSA
6 6 (18.18%) IVR
6 6 (18.18%) Check Point Certification
6 6 (18.18%) Ethernet
6 6 (18.18%) RIP
6 6 (18.18%) TCP/IP
6 6 (18.18%) SSL

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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 (3.03%) OpenStack
1 1 (3.03%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) MS Office
2 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 13 (39.39%) LAN
1 13 (39.39%) VPN
2 8 (24.24%) WAN
3 7 (21.21%) Firewall
3 7 (21.21%) BGP
3 7 (21.21%) Internet
3 7 (21.21%) MPLS
3 7 (21.21%) OSPF
3 7 (21.21%) Cisco ICM
3 7 (21.21%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (18.18%) xDSL
4 6 (18.18%) Ethernet
4 6 (18.18%) RIP
4 6 (18.18%) TCP/IP
4 6 (18.18%) SSL
4 6 (18.18%) ADSL
4 6 (18.18%) DSL
4 6 (18.18%) EIGRP
5 5 (15.15%) ATM
5 5 (15.15%) PBX
General
1 15 (45.45%) Telecoms
2 3 (9.09%) Finance
3 2 (6.06%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.03%) Billing
4 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (42.42%) Analyst
2 8 (24.24%) Network Engineer
3 6 (18.18%) IP Engineer
3 6 (18.18%) Network Analyst
4 5 (15.15%) IP Network Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Integration Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Test Manager
5 3 (9.09%) Test Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) Architect
6 2 (6.06%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.06%) Telephony Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Network Specialist
7 1 (3.03%) Environment Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Test Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Storage Consultant
7 1 (3.03%) Delivery Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 1 (3.03%) Cisco Support
7 1 (3.03%) Cisco Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) IVR
2 2 (6.06%) CLARiiON
2 2 (6.06%) EqualLogic
2 2 (6.06%) Celerra
3 1 (3.03%) Machine to Machine
3 1 (3.03%) Replication
3 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.15%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (27.27%) Network Design
2 8 (24.24%) Migration
3 3 (9.09%) CRM
4 2 (6.06%) Service Delivery
4 2 (6.06%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (6.06%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (6.06%) Incident Management
4 2 (6.06%) Data Migration
5 1 (3.03%) Security Testing
5 1 (3.03%) Performance Management
5 1 (3.03%) Data Protection
5 1 (3.03%) Business Performance Management
5 1 (3.03%) Workforce Management Optimization
5 1 (3.03%) Business Analysis
5 1 (3.03%) eTOM
5 1 (3.03%) Software Testing
5 1 (3.03%) Speech Recognition
5 1 (3.03%) Cisco ICM Scripting
5 1 (3.03%) Data Entry
5 1 (3.03%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (24.24%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (21.21%) CCNP
2 7 (21.21%) CCNA
2 7 (21.21%) SC Cleared
2 7 (21.21%) Security Cleared
3 6 (18.18%) BC Cleared
3 6 (18.18%) CCSE
3 6 (18.18%) CCSA
3 6 (18.18%) Check Point Certification
4 4 (12.12%) Degree
5 1 (3.03%) JNCIA
5 1 (3.03%) CCIE
5 1 (3.03%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.06%) VMware ESX
2 2 (6.06%) Hyper-V
2 2 (6.06%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.03%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (3.03%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (3.03%) Cisco IPCC
2 1 (3.03%) Tivoli
2 1 (3.03%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) Juniper
2 7 (21.21%) CheckPoint
3 5 (15.15%) Verint
4 3 (9.09%) Mitel
4 3 (9.09%) Avaya
4 3 (9.09%) EMC
4 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 3 (9.09%) VMware
5 2 (6.06%) Nortel
5 2 (6.06%) HP
6 1 (3.03%) 3PAR
6 1 (3.03%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (3.03%) Genesys
6 1 (3.03%) NetApp
6 1 (3.03%) IBM
6 1 (3.03%) Remedy