The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services 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 over the 3 months to 30 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 Vendors 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.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 51 33 45
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +12
Contract jobs citing Cisco 17 17 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.13% 3.11% 2.24%
As % of the Vendors category 5.07% 8.21% 6.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 7
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £210 £148
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £389 £358
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £25.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Vendors Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
335 207 312
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 42.03% 37.91% 36.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 246 122 168
Average daily rate £371 £338 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +8.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £226 £186
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £414
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 11 37
Average hourly rate £16.50 £22.50 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% -11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.45 £15.60 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £44.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.56
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.87%
Cisco
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Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Cisco
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Cisco Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 (48.28%) Firewall
2 12 (41.38%) Windows
3 9 (31.03%) ITIL
4 7 (24.14%) Project Management
4 7 (24.14%) CheckPoint
5 6 (20.69%) PRINCE2
5 6 (20.69%) Windows XP
5 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
5 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (17.24%) Security Cleared
6 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
6 5 (17.24%) Active Directory
6 5 (17.24%) Change Management
6 5 (17.24%) VMware
7 4 (13.79%) Finance
7 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (13.79%) Netcool
7 4 (13.79%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
7 4 (13.79%) EMC
7 4 (13.79%) Juniper
7 4 (13.79%) Economics
7 4 (13.79%) vSphere
8 3 (10.34%) SC Cleared
8 3 (10.34%) AlgoSec
8 3 (10.34%) SCCM
8 3 (10.34%) SCOM
8 3 (10.34%) VPN
8 3 (10.34%) HP
9 2 (6.90%) Wi-Fi

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 2 (6.90%) Lync
2 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 14 (48.28%) Firewall
2 3 (10.34%) VPN
3 2 (6.90%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (6.90%) Wireless
3 2 (6.90%) DNS
3 2 (6.90%) DHCP
3 2 (6.90%) SAN
3 2 (6.90%) FWSM
3 2 (6.90%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (6.90%) NAS
4 1 (3.45%) Gigabit Ethernet
4 1 (3.45%) BIG-IP
4 1 (3.45%) NetScaler
4 1 (3.45%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (3.45%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (3.45%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (3.45%) Network Security
4 1 (3.45%) ADSL
4 1 (3.45%) LAN
4 1 (3.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (13.79%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Analyst
2 5 (17.24%) Project Manager
3 4 (13.79%) Architect
4 3 (10.34%) Project Delivery Manager
4 3 (10.34%) Firewall Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Delivery Manager
4 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (10.34%) Security Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Administrator
5 2 (6.90%) Support Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.90%) Network Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Network Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Data Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Data Centre Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Data Centre Project Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Network Security Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Data Network Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Security Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Economics
2 1 (3.45%) PDA
2 1 (3.45%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (3.45%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 12 (41.38%) Windows
2 6 (20.69%) Windows XP
2 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (6.90%) UNIX
4 2 (6.90%) Linux
4 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (6.90%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) ITIL
2 7 (24.14%) Project Management
3 6 (20.69%) PRINCE2
4 5 (17.24%) Change Management
5 2 (6.90%) Migration
5 2 (6.90%) Network Management
6 1 (3.45%) High Availability
6 1 (3.45%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (3.45%) Network Load Balancing
6 1 (3.45%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.90%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.34%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.90%) CCNA
3 2 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.90%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.45%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (3.45%) MCSE
4 1 (3.45%) MCSA
4 1 (3.45%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (17.24%) Active Directory
2 4 (13.79%) vSphere
3 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.45%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) Netcool
1 4 (13.79%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 3 (10.34%) SCCM
2 3 (10.34%) SCOM
3 1 (3.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) CheckPoint
2 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
3 5 (17.24%) VMware
4 4 (13.79%) EMC
4 4 (13.79%) Juniper
5 3 (10.34%) AlgoSec
5 3 (10.34%) HP
6 2 (6.90%) Dell
6 2 (6.90%) Citrix
7 1 (3.45%) F5
7 1 (3.45%) Becrypt
7 1 (3.45%) Mitel
7 1 (3.45%) Blue Coat
7 1 (3.45%) Fujitsu
7 1 (3.45%) IronPort
7 1 (3.45%) Avaya
7 1 (3.45%) CA
7 1 (3.45%) Nokia
7 1 (3.45%) Apple
7 1 (3.45%) IBM
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