The first table below looks at the demand for Cisco Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco Certification over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Bristol region.

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.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certification
Rank 66 42 61
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +19
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 3 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.38% 1.50% 0.94%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.63% 5.80% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 2
Average daily rate
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£425 £225 £143
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+88.88% +57.89%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.13 £23.21 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-21.90% +5.50%
Qualifications Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
114 138 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 14.39% 25.94% 19.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 95 97
Average daily rate £363 £350 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +1.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 18
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.35 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.86% -22.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
Cisco Certification
South West

Cisco Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Cisco Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Cisco Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Cisco Certification Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Cisco Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Cisco Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing Cisco Certification 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 Certification.

1 6 (85.71%) CCNA
2 5 (71.43%) Firewall
3 4 (57.14%) Windows
3 4 (57.14%) LAN
3 4 (57.14%) WAN
4 3 (42.86%) ITIL
5 2 (28.57%) Citrix
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco
5 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
6 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (14.29%) CentOS
6 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
6 1 (14.29%) ZABBIX
6 1 (14.29%) Postfix
6 1 (14.29%) XenServer
6 1 (14.29%) nginx
6 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
6 1 (14.29%) Confluence
6 1 (14.29%) Network Architecture
6 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (14.29%) Puppet
6 1 (14.29%) Hudson
6 1 (14.29%) MediaWiki
6 1 (14.29%) Digital Media
6 1 (14.29%) Build Automation
6 1 (14.29%) NetScaler
6 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
6 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
6 1 (14.29%) DevOps

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing Cisco Certification 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 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) Apache
1 1 (14.29%) nginx
1 1 (14.29%) Confluence
1 1 (14.29%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) LAN
2 4 (57.14%) WAN
3 1 (14.29%) VPN
3 1 (14.29%) IPv6
3 1 (14.29%) OSPF
3 1 (14.29%) BGP
3 1 (14.29%) EIGRP
3 1 (14.29%) Wireless
3 1 (14.29%) IPsec
3 1 (14.29%) Network Security
3 1 (14.29%) NetScaler
3 1 (14.29%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
1 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Subversion
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) Hudson
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Coordinator
1 2 (28.57%) Architect
1 2 (28.57%) Network Architect
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Clustering
1 1 (14.29%) Wiki
1 1 (14.29%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (14.29%) Debian
2 1 (14.29%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
2 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) Change Management
2 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (14.29%) Network Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (14.29%) Build Automation
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) Perl
1 1 (14.29%) PHP
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
1 1 (14.29%) Ruby
1 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) CCNA
2 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) MCSA
3 1 (14.29%) CCIE
3 1 (14.29%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Samba
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (14.29%) Postfix
1 1 (14.29%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) ZABBIX
1 1 (14.29%) Puppet
1 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (14.29%) Salt
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Citrix
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Avaya
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
2 1 (14.29%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) Mitel