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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 29 13 21
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +8
Contract jobs citing Cisco 9 17 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 3.07% 7.91% 5.28%
As % of the Vendors category 6.00% 15.60% 10.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 12 0
Average daily rate
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£488 £244 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £341 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.79% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £22.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +2.32%
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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 Bracknell region.

Vendors Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
150 109 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 51.19% 50.70% 48.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 66 35
Average daily rate £375 £313 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £150 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £493 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 3 8
Average hourly rate £24.00 £30.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +81.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.80 £22.80 £16.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £74.00 £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

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 31 August 2015.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 9 (37.50%) LAN
1 9 (37.50%) VPN
1 9 (37.50%) Juniper
2 8 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 8 (33.33%) Firewall
3 7 (29.17%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 6 (25.00%) CCSA
4 6 (25.00%) CCSE
4 6 (25.00%) Network Design
4 6 (25.00%) Check Point Certification
4 6 (25.00%) SSL
5 5 (20.83%) Windows
5 5 (20.83%) Migration
6 4 (16.67%) Degree
6 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 4 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (16.67%) Cisco UCCX
7 3 (12.50%) EMC
7 3 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (12.50%) CCNP
7 3 (12.50%) WAN
7 3 (12.50%) MS Office
7 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
7 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
7 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (12.50%) vSphere
7 3 (12.50%) VMware
7 3 (12.50%) Retail
8 2 (8.33%) Frame Relay

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 (4.17%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Office
2 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 9 (37.50%) LAN
1 9 (37.50%) VPN
2 8 (33.33%) Firewall
3 7 (29.17%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (25.00%) SSL
5 3 (12.50%) WAN
6 2 (8.33%) Ethernet
6 2 (8.33%) RIP
6 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
6 2 (8.33%) SDH
6 2 (8.33%) ADSL
6 2 (8.33%) ATM
6 2 (8.33%) CTI
6 2 (8.33%) Internet
6 2 (8.33%) MPLS
6 2 (8.33%) OSPF
6 2 (8.33%) BGP
6 2 (8.33%) DSL
6 2 (8.33%) EIGRP
6 2 (8.33%) xDSL
General
1 6 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (12.50%) Retail
3 2 (8.33%) Marketing
3 2 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Analyst
2 5 (20.83%) Architect
2 5 (20.83%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (16.67%) Network Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Technical Architect
4 3 (12.50%) Consultant
4 3 (12.50%) Network Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Technical Solutions Architect
4 3 (12.50%) IP Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Transmission Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) IP Network Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Network Specialist
5 2 (8.33%) Project Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Network Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Help Desk Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Security Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Cisco Support
6 1 (4.17%) Cisco Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) CLARiiON
1 2 (8.33%) Celerra
1 2 (8.33%) EqualLogic
1 2 (8.33%) User Experience
2 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.17%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (4.17%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Network Design
2 5 (20.83%) Migration
3 2 (8.33%) Data Management
3 2 (8.33%) CRM
3 2 (8.33%) Project Management
3 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (8.33%) Data Migration
3 2 (8.33%) Campaign Management
3 2 (8.33%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (4.17%) Data Entry
4 1 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (4.17%) Change Management
4 1 (4.17%) Speech Recognition
4 1 (4.17%) Workforce Management Optimization
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) Check Point Certification
1 6 (25.00%) CCSA
1 6 (25.00%) CCSE
2 4 (16.67%) Degree
2 4 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 3 (12.50%) CCNP
3 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 2 (8.33%) BC Cleared
4 2 (8.33%) CCNA
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (12.50%) vSphere
2 2 (8.33%) VMware ESX
2 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (8.33%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (8.33%) FortiGate
3 1 (4.17%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) Juniper
2 8 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 3 (12.50%) EMC
4 3 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (12.50%) VMware
5 2 (8.33%) Huawei
5 2 (8.33%) HP
5 2 (8.33%) Dell Compellent
6 1 (4.17%) CA
6 1 (4.17%) Citrix
6 1 (4.17%) F5
6 1 (4.17%) Verint