The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Brentwood region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 10 - 11
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Cisco 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brentwood 4.76% - 4.00%
As % of the Vendors category 9.52% - 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£175 - £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £333 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.50% +0.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.06 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+0.30% -11.11%
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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 Brentwood region.

Vendors Category
Brentwood
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
21 8 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brentwood 50.00% 38.10% 60.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 5
Average daily rate £306 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.00% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £425 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £443 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £32.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +16.36%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.63
% change year-on-year
- -3.35%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Brentwood

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Brentwood

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Brentwood

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Brentwood

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brentwood 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Altiris
3 1 (33.33%) Nessus
3 1 (33.33%) Tripwire
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Forensics
3 1 (33.33%) Sourcefire
3 1 (33.33%) Snort
3 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (33.33%) IntruShield
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Lombardi
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (33.33%) Release Management
3 1 (33.33%) Qualys
3 1 (33.33%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (33.33%) Image Processing
3 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
3 1 (33.33%) CORE IMPACT
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (33.33%) Splunk
3 1 (33.33%) ArcSight

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brentwood 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%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
1 1 (33.33%) MQSeries
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) CTI
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
1 1 (33.33%) Extranet
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (33.33%) IntruShield
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) DB2
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Lombardi
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) Security Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Financial Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Cyber Security Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
1 1 (33.33%) IBM Mainframe
1 1 (33.33%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Forensics
1 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Release Management
1 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
1 1 (33.33%) Image Processing
1 1 (33.33%) SIEM
1 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
1 1 (33.33%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) COBOL
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) VBA
1 1 (33.33%) JCL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) RACF
1 1 (33.33%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Nessus
1 1 (33.33%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Avaya
2 1 (33.33%) NetIQ
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec
2 1 (33.33%) McAfee
2 1 (33.33%) Altiris
2 1 (33.33%) Tripwire
2 1 (33.33%) Sourcefire
2 1 (33.33%) Qualys
2 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
2 1 (33.33%) Splunk
2 1 (33.33%) ArcSight
2 1 (33.33%) Rapid7
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle