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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 21 15 10
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -5
Contract jobs citing Cisco 16 19 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 5.52% 6.91% 10.34%
As % of the Vendors category 11.59% 13.29% 19.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 14
Average daily rate £444 £300 £314
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.91% -4.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £285 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £390 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £329
% change year-on-year
- +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Average hourly rate £39.00 - £18.25
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 - £17.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.80 - £18.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +20.00%
Cisco
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
138 143 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 47.59% 52.00% 52.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 55 63
Average daily rate £409 £300 £326
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.25% -7.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £134 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £475 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 18 24
Average hourly rate £13.50 £16.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.68 £13.65 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.80 £39.50 £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.35% +3.03%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Cisco Daily Rate Histogram 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 5 February 2016.

Cisco Hourly Rate Histogram in Bracknell

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 19 (61.29%) Firewall
2 11 (35.48%) VPN
2 11 (35.48%) Juniper
2 11 (35.48%) Cisco ASA
3 10 (32.26%) CheckPoint
4 9 (29.03%) LAN
4 9 (29.03%) Network Design
5 8 (25.81%) CCSA
5 8 (25.81%) CCSE
5 8 (25.81%) Degree
5 8 (25.81%) SSL
5 8 (25.81%) Check Point Certification
6 7 (22.58%) MPLS
6 7 (22.58%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (22.58%) Windows
7 6 (19.35%) Telecoms
7 6 (19.35%) Data Centre
8 5 (16.13%) VMware
8 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (12.90%) OSPF
9 4 (12.90%) Network Security
9 4 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (12.90%) Palo Alto
9 4 (12.90%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (9.68%) Windows Server
10 3 (9.68%) SC Cleared
10 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
10 3 (9.68%) BGP
10 3 (9.68%) Finance

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 2 (6.45%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.23%) Lync
2 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Sage 200
1 1 (3.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 19 (61.29%) Firewall
2 11 (35.48%) Cisco ASA
2 11 (35.48%) VPN
3 9 (29.03%) LAN
4 8 (25.81%) SSL
5 7 (22.58%) MPLS
6 4 (12.90%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (12.90%) Network Security
6 4 (12.90%) OSPF
7 3 (9.68%) BGP
8 2 (6.45%) Internet
9 1 (3.23%) DHCP
9 1 (3.23%) DNS
9 1 (3.23%) IPsec
9 1 (3.23%) iSCSI
9 1 (3.23%) LDAP
9 1 (3.23%) SAN
9 1 (3.23%) VRRP
9 1 (3.23%) WAN
9 1 (3.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (19.35%) Telecoms
2 3 (9.68%) Back Office
2 3 (9.68%) Finance
3 1 (3.23%) Billing
3 1 (3.23%) Electronics
3 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.23%) Marketing
3 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Analyst
2 7 (22.58%) Network Analyst
3 6 (19.35%) Check Point Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Cisco Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Network Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Network Support
5 3 (9.68%) Security Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Network Security Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Network Team Leader
6 2 (6.45%) Oracle Project Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Support Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Support Team Leader
6 2 (6.45%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 7 (22.58%) Windows
2 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (9.68%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.23%) Linux
5 1 (3.23%) Windows 2000
5 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.23%) Windows Vista
5 1 (3.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) Network Design
2 3 (9.68%) ITIL
3 2 (6.45%) Line Management
3 2 (6.45%) Migration
3 2 (6.45%) Test Scripting
4 1 (3.23%) Business Development
4 1 (3.23%) Coaching
4 1 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (3.23%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (3.23%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (3.23%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.23%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (3.23%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (3.23%) People Management
4 1 (3.23%) Problem Management
4 1 (3.23%) Programme Management
4 1 (3.23%) Resource Management
4 1 (3.23%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (3.23%) Time Management
4 1 (3.23%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.45%) SQL
2 1 (3.23%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) CCSA
1 8 (25.81%) CCSE
1 8 (25.81%) Check Point Certification
1 8 (25.81%) Degree
2 7 (22.58%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (9.68%) CCIE
3 3 (9.68%) CCNP
3 3 (9.68%) SC Cleared
3 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
4 2 (6.45%) CCNA
5 1 (3.23%) CEH
5 1 (3.23%) CISSP
5 1 (3.23%) DV Cleared
5 1 (3.23%) MCP
5 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (3.23%) SANS
5 1 (3.23%) VCP5
5 1 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 4 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (9.68%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (3.23%) Endace
Vendors
1 11 (35.48%) Juniper
2 10 (32.26%) CheckPoint
3 5 (16.13%) VMware
4 4 (12.90%) Palo Alto
5 2 (6.45%) EMC
5 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
5 2 (6.45%) Oracle
6 1 (3.23%) Aruba
6 1 (3.23%) Citrix
6 1 (3.23%) Dell
6 1 (3.23%) F5
6 1 (3.23%) Fortinet
6 1 (3.23%) HP
6 1 (3.23%) LogRhythm
6 1 (3.23%) Sage
6 1 (3.23%) SAP
6 1 (3.23%) WatchGuard