The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 5 May 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.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 30 31 38
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Contract jobs citing Cisco 14 13 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.61% 3.52% 2.29%
As % of the Vendors category 9.33% 7.07% 4.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 4
Median daily rate £413 £288 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.47% -6.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £213 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £388 £314
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £57.50 - £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.63 £24.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-8.58% +41.42%
Cisco
Cambridgeshire

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

Vendors Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
150 184 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 38.66% 49.86% 47.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 120 103
Median daily rate £340 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £225 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £538 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 17 13
Median hourly rate £18.00 £20.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.19% -51.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.13 £17.00 £20.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £37.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge region citing Cisco as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Cisco
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Cisco Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 20 (64.52%) WAN
2 19 (61.29%) LAN
3 14 (45.16%) Data Centre
4 11 (35.48%) Windows
5 10 (32.26%) VMware
6 9 (29.03%) ITIL
7 8 (25.81%) Migration
7 8 (25.81%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (22.58%) Active Directory
9 6 (19.35%) Linux
9 6 (19.35%) Firewall
9 6 (19.35%) Windows Server
10 5 (16.13%) NetApp
10 5 (16.13%) Dell
10 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (12.90%) TOGAF
11 4 (12.90%) Data Migration
11 4 (12.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 4 (12.90%) Functional Testing
11 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (12.90%) BPSS Clearance
11 4 (12.90%) VCP6
11 4 (12.90%) Windows 7
11 4 (12.90%) VCP5
11 4 (12.90%) HP
11 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (12.90%) MCSE
11 4 (12.90%) MCSA
11 4 (12.90%) Unix
11 4 (12.90%) VPN

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.45%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (6.45%) BASE24
3 1 (3.23%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (64.52%) WAN
2 19 (61.29%) LAN
3 6 (19.35%) Firewall
4 4 (12.90%) VPN
4 4 (12.90%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (9.68%) Wireless
6 2 (6.45%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (6.45%) Internet
6 2 (6.45%) IP Telephony
6 2 (6.45%) MPLS
6 2 (6.45%) Network Security
7 1 (3.23%) SAN
7 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
7 1 (3.23%) Unified Communications
7 1 (3.23%) VoIP
7 1 (3.23%) VPLS
7 1 (3.23%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Exadata
General
1 3 (9.68%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.23%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (19.35%) Architect
2 5 (16.13%) Administrator
2 5 (16.13%) Network Administrator
2 5 (16.13%) Network Architect
3 4 (12.90%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Implementation Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Network Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Project Manager
3 4 (12.90%) VMware Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Active Directory Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Cisco Consultant
4 3 (9.68%) Cisco Project Manager
4 3 (9.68%) Consultant
4 3 (9.68%) Unified Communications Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Cisco Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Cisco Network Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Cloud Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Firewall Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) LAN Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) .NET
1 1 (3.23%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 14 (45.16%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.68%) CCTV
3 2 (6.45%) Hedge funds
3 2 (6.45%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.23%) CMDB
4 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (3.23%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (3.23%) iPad
4 1 (3.23%) PKI
4 1 (3.23%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 11 (35.48%) Windows
2 6 (19.35%) Linux
2 6 (19.35%) Windows Server
3 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (12.90%) Unix
4 4 (12.90%) Windows 7
4 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) ITIL
2 8 (25.81%) Migration
3 4 (12.90%) Data Migration
3 4 (12.90%) Functional Testing
3 4 (12.90%) TOGAF
4 3 (9.68%) Service Management
4 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (6.45%) ITIL V3
5 2 (6.45%) Load Balancing
5 2 (6.45%) Network Design
6 1 (3.23%) Change Management
6 1 (3.23%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.23%) ERP
6 1 (3.23%) Incident Management
6 1 (3.23%) Network Architecture
6 1 (3.23%) Network Management
6 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.23%) Resource Management
6 1 (3.23%) Supplier Management
6 1 (3.23%) Transition Management
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) BPSS Clearance
1 4 (12.90%) MCSA
1 4 (12.90%) MCSE
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (12.90%) VCP5
1 4 (12.90%) VCP6
1 4 (12.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (9.68%) CCNP
2 3 (9.68%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (6.45%) CCIE
3 2 (6.45%) CCNA
4 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) SLA
2 1 (3.23%) COBIT
2 1 (3.23%) HIPAA
2 1 (3.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (25.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (22.58%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (6.45%) Control-M
3 1 (3.23%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 10 (32.26%) VMware
2 5 (16.13%) Dell
2 5 (16.13%) NetApp
3 4 (12.90%) CheckPoint
3 4 (12.90%) HP
4 3 (9.68%) BMC
4 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
4 3 (9.68%) Oracle
4 3 (9.68%) Remedy
5 2 (6.45%) Citrix
5 2 (6.45%) Juniper
6 1 (3.23%) Aruba
6 1 (3.23%) Avaya
6 1 (3.23%) F5
6 1 (3.23%) JD Edwards
6 1 (3.23%) Nortel
6 1 (3.23%) Palo Alto
6 1 (3.23%) Splunk
6 1 (3.23%) WorldPay