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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 31 44 20
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -24
Contract jobs citing Cisco 5 11 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.65% 2.27% 6.70%
As % of the Vendors category 4.00% 5.47% 14.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 13
Median daily rate £195 £250 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.00% -13.04%
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 14
Median hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.75 £21.01 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+17.82% -2.30%
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
125 201 202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 41.25% 41.53% 46.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 129 104
Median daily rate £400 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £250 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £650 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 13 45
Median hourly rate £17.25 £20.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.85% -25.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £15.77 £20.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £60.00 £33.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.00

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
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 30 September 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 8 (72.73%) LAN
1 8 (72.73%) WAN
2 5 (45.45%) Oracle
2 5 (45.45%) ITIL
2 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (45.45%) Windows 7
3 4 (36.36%) Firewall
3 4 (36.36%) CCNA
3 4 (36.36%) SLA
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 3 (27.27%) DHCP
4 3 (27.27%) MCSA
4 3 (27.27%) Cognos
4 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
4 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
4 3 (27.27%) IIS
4 3 (27.27%) MS Office
4 3 (27.27%) DNS
4 3 (27.27%) Citrix
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
4 3 (27.27%) VBScript
4 3 (27.27%) MySQL
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (27.27%) Wireless
4 3 (27.27%) Finance
4 3 (27.27%) Intel Security
4 3 (27.27%) SharePoint 2010

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 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (27.27%) IIS
1 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
1 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
1 3 (27.27%) SharePoint 2010
1 3 (27.27%) SharePoint 2013
1 3 (27.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) BASE24
1 2 (18.18%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) LAN
1 8 (72.73%) WAN
2 4 (36.36%) Firewall
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (27.27%) DHCP
3 3 (27.27%) DNS
3 3 (27.27%) Wireless
4 1 (9.09%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) MySQL
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Network Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Firewall Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Firewall Support
4 1 (9.09%) Network Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Network Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Network Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Security Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
2 2 (18.18%) CCTV
2 2 (18.18%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
1 5 (45.45%) Windows 7
2 3 (27.27%) Mac OS
2 3 (27.27%) Windows 8
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) ITIL V3
2 2 (18.18%) Service Management
3 1 (9.09%) Network Design
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (9.09%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
1 3 (27.27%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (36.36%) CCNA
3 3 (27.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (27.27%) MCSA
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (9.09%) CCIE
4 1 (9.09%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) SCCM
2 2 (18.18%) Control-M
3 1 (9.09%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle
2 3 (27.27%) Citrix
2 3 (27.27%) Cognos
2 3 (27.27%) Intel Security
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) BMC
3 2 (18.18%) HP
3 2 (18.18%) Remedy
3 2 (18.18%) VMware
4 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
4 1 (9.09%) Splunk