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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 21 36 42
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +6
Contract jobs citing Cisco 23 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 6.08% 1.78% 2.13%
As % of the Vendors category 12.43% 4.38% 5.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 4
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-45.23% +40.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £153 £525 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £525 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £333 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.50% +0.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 1
Average hourly rate £27.50 - £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.06 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+0.30% -11.11%
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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
185 137 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 48.94% 40.65% 42.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 63 73
Average daily rate £325 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £190 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £515 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 16 21
Average hourly rate £27.50 £40.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.09% +102.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £11.45 £13.14
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.70 £50.76 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.63
% change year-on-year
- -3.35%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 21 October 2014.

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 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 33 (82.50%) Windows
2 24 (60.00%) ITIL
3 23 (57.50%) VoIP
3 23 (57.50%) Citrix
3 23 (57.50%) Firewall
4 16 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (37.50%) WatchGuard
5 15 (37.50%) XenServer
5 15 (37.50%) VLAN
5 15 (37.50%) Kindle
5 15 (37.50%) ISO 9001
6 13 (32.50%) Windows 7
7 12 (30.00%) VMware
8 10 (25.00%) Linux
9 9 (22.50%) HP
9 9 (22.50%) Remedy
10 8 (20.00%) Finance
11 7 (17.50%) Service Management
11 7 (17.50%) BMC
11 7 (17.50%) Cisco Certification
11 7 (17.50%) VPN
11 7 (17.50%) SLA
11 7 (17.50%) Microsoft
11 7 (17.50%) Oracle
11 7 (17.50%) VMware Infrastructure
11 7 (17.50%) Remedy ITSM
11 7 (17.50%) Oracle Exadata
12 6 (15.00%) Video Conferencing
12 6 (15.00%) CCTV
12 6 (15.00%) WAN

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 1 (2.50%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (17.50%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 23 (57.50%) VoIP
1 23 (57.50%) Firewall
2 15 (37.50%) VLAN
3 7 (17.50%) VPN
4 6 (15.00%) WAN
5 5 (12.50%) DNS
5 5 (12.50%) LAN
5 5 (12.50%) Network Security
6 4 (10.00%) SAN
7 3 (7.50%) DHCP
7 3 (7.50%) Wireless
7 3 (7.50%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (5.00%) OSPF
8 2 (5.00%) BGP
8 2 (5.00%) EIGRP
8 2 (5.00%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (5.00%) TCP/IP
8 2 (5.00%) WLAN
8 2 (5.00%) Internet
9 1 (2.50%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.50%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Oracle Forms
General
1 8 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (37.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (22.50%) Network Engineer
3 6 (15.00%) Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) Support Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Network Security Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Service Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (5.00%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Server Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Security Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) IT Support
7 1 (2.50%) Senior Cisco Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Desktop Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 15 (37.50%) Kindle
2 6 (15.00%) Blackberry
2 6 (15.00%) CCTV
2 6 (15.00%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (7.50%) CLARiiON
4 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 33 (82.50%) Windows
2 16 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (32.50%) Windows 7
4 10 (25.00%) Linux
5 4 (10.00%) Windows XP
6 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (5.00%) UNIX
7 2 (5.00%) Windows 8
7 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (5.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (60.00%) ITIL
2 7 (17.50%) Service Management
3 2 (5.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (5.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (2.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (2.50%) Data Security
4 1 (2.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (17.50%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (15.00%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (12.50%) MCSE
4 4 (10.00%) CCNP
4 4 (10.00%) CCNA
5 2 (5.00%) MCP
5 2 (5.00%) A+ Certification
5 2 (5.00%) MCSA
5 2 (5.00%) CCIE
5 2 (5.00%) MOS
6 1 (2.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (2.50%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (37.50%) ISO 9001
2 7 (17.50%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (37.50%) XenServer
2 7 (17.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (15.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (7.50%) vSphere
5 1 (2.50%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 3 (7.50%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (7.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (2.50%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 23 (57.50%) Citrix
2 15 (37.50%) WatchGuard
3 12 (30.00%) VMware
4 9 (22.50%) Remedy
4 9 (22.50%) HP
5 7 (17.50%) Oracle
5 7 (17.50%) Microsoft
5 7 (17.50%) BMC
6 5 (12.50%) CheckPoint
7 4 (10.00%) EMC
8 3 (7.50%) Apple
8 3 (7.50%) Symantec
8 3 (7.50%) Nokia
8 3 (7.50%) F5
9 2 (5.00%) Splunk
9 2 (5.00%) MobileIron
9 2 (5.00%) ServiceNow
9 2 (5.00%) Polycom
9 2 (5.00%) Trend Micro
9 2 (5.00%) Aruba
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