The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 20 33 28
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -5
Contract jobs citing Cisco 10 13 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 6.49% 4.94% 3.02%
As % of the Vendors category 22.22% 14.29% 12.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 6
Average daily rate £325 £425 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £340 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £462 £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £329
% change year-on-year
- +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £13.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +20.00%
Cisco
East Sussex

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

Vendors Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
45 91 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 29.22% 34.60% 24.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 58 27
Average daily rate £325 £400 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £175 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 15 4
Average hourly rate £26.60 £31.15 £14.06
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.60% +121.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.40 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+29.31% +5.45%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 14 (93.33%) Windows
1 14 (93.33%) Active Directory
1 14 (93.33%) SAN
1 14 (93.33%) VMware
1 14 (93.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 14 (93.33%) Windows Server
2 13 (86.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (73.33%) EMC
3 11 (73.33%) Cisco ASA
3 11 (73.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (73.33%) EMC NetWorker
3 11 (73.33%) Firewall
3 11 (73.33%) Palo Alto
4 9 (60.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 9 (60.00%) Finance
5 5 (33.33%) High Availability
5 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 5 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (26.67%) SQL
6 4 (26.67%) CCNA
6 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (20.00%) HP
7 3 (20.00%) CCNP
7 3 (20.00%) DNS
7 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
7 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
7 3 (20.00%) DHCP
7 3 (20.00%) IIS
7 3 (20.00%) COM+

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 3 (20.00%) IIS
1 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 14 (93.33%) SAN
2 11 (73.33%) Cisco ASA
2 11 (73.33%) Firewall
3 3 (20.00%) DHCP
3 3 (20.00%) DNS
3 3 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (13.33%) NAS
4 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (13.33%) VLAN
4 2 (13.33%) VoIP
5 1 (6.67%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Infrastructure Support Technician
1 6 (40.00%) Infrastructure Technician
1 6 (40.00%) Support Technician
2 3 (20.00%) Administrator
2 3 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Active Directory Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Network Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) SAN Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Server Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) VMWare Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 14 (93.33%) Windows
1 14 (93.33%) Windows Server
2 13 (86.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (73.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (33.33%) High Availability
2 3 (20.00%) Business Continuity
2 3 (20.00%) Change Control
3 2 (13.33%) CRM
3 2 (13.33%) Document Management
3 2 (13.33%) Network Load Balancing
3 2 (13.33%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL
4 1 (6.67%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (26.67%) CCNA
2 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (20.00%) CCNP
3 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (13.33%) MCSE
5 1 (6.67%) MCP
5 1 (6.67%) MCTS
System Software
1 14 (93.33%) Active Directory
1 14 (93.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (13.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 2 (13.33%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 11 (73.33%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (20.00%) NetCrunch
3 2 (13.33%) BMC Marimba
3 2 (13.33%) vMotion
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) VMware
2 11 (73.33%) EMC
2 11 (73.33%) Palo Alto
3 3 (20.00%) HP
3 3 (20.00%) LANDesk
3 3 (20.00%) Splunk
4 2 (13.33%) Acronis
4 2 (13.33%) Avaya
4 2 (13.33%) Citrix
4 2 (13.33%) Dell
4 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (13.33%) MuleSoft