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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 24 28 26
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Contract jobs citing Cisco 18 13 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 6.59% 4.78% 3.85%
As % of the Vendors category 18.00% 22.41% 15.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 5 5
Average daily rate
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£330 £375 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £308 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £375 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £19.91 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +4.65%
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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
100 58 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 36.63% 21.32% 24.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 24 30
Average daily rate £338 £269 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.58% -28.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £223 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £383 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 18 0
Average hourly rate £18.68 £19.91 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.17% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.00 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -6.73%

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 1 September 2015, 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 17 (85.00%) VMware
2 14 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (65.00%) SAN
4 9 (45.00%) Active Directory
4 9 (45.00%) HP
4 9 (45.00%) Windows
4 9 (45.00%) Migration
5 7 (35.00%) Service Delivery
5 7 (35.00%) LAN
6 6 (30.00%) WLAN
6 6 (30.00%) Visualisation
6 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
7 5 (25.00%) Firewall
8 4 (20.00%) CCNA
8 4 (20.00%) MS Project
8 4 (20.00%) DHCP
8 4 (20.00%) DNS
8 4 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (15.00%) Windows 7
9 3 (15.00%) NAS
9 3 (15.00%) XenApp
9 3 (15.00%) SaaS
9 3 (15.00%) PaaS
9 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (15.00%) Fibre Channel
9 3 (15.00%) vCloud
9 3 (15.00%) IaaS
9 3 (15.00%) vMotion

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 (15.00%) IIS
1 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (15.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (20.00%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) SaaS
1 3 (15.00%) PaaS
1 3 (15.00%) IaaS
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (65.00%) SAN
2 7 (35.00%) LAN
3 6 (30.00%) WLAN
4 5 (25.00%) Firewall
5 4 (20.00%) DNS
5 4 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (20.00%) DHCP
6 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
6 3 (15.00%) NAS
6 3 (15.00%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (15.00%) VLAN
7 2 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (10.00%) VPN
7 2 (10.00%) BGP
8 1 (5.00%) WAN
8 1 (5.00%) VoIP
8 1 (5.00%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Analyst
1 9 (45.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Network Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Support Technician
4 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Technician
4 2 (10.00%) Storage Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Server Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Server Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Storage Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Voice Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Visualisation
2 3 (15.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.00%) Clustering
4 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Windows
2 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (15.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (10.00%) UNIX
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.00%) Solaris
5 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Migration
2 7 (35.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (10.00%) ITIL
4 2 (10.00%) Business Continuity
4 2 (10.00%) Change Control
5 1 (5.00%) Capacity Management
5 1 (5.00%) Server Building
5 1 (5.00%) Information Security
5 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (5.00%) MSF
5 1 (5.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) CCNA
1 4 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (10.00%) CCNP
2 2 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (5.00%) MCTS
3 1 (5.00%) Degree
3 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) MCP
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 14 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (45.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (15.00%) vCloud
3 3 (15.00%) XenApp
4 2 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) vMotion
2 2 (10.00%) NetCrunch
2 2 (10.00%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (5.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (85.00%) VMware
2 9 (45.00%) HP
3 2 (10.00%) LANDesk
3 2 (10.00%) EMC
3 2 (10.00%) Citrix
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.00%) Splunk
4 1 (5.00%) Avaya
4 1 (5.00%) Juniper
4 1 (5.00%) CommVault
4 1 (5.00%) NetApp
4 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.00%) Veeam
4 1 (5.00%) Dell