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 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 31 28 35
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +7
Contract jobs citing Cisco 10 18 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.79% 4.86% 3.03%
As % of the Vendors category 7.30% 9.84% 5.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 13 4
Median daily rate £413 £313 £289
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.00% +8.22%
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.62% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +35.29%
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
137 183 186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 38.27% 49.46% 51.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 131 115
Median daily rate £340 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.37% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 17 11
Median hourly rate £18.50 £20.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.75% -51.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £17.00 £21.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £30.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.10 £18.00 £17.81
% change year-on-year
+11.68% +1.09%

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 25 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 25 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 (68.97%) WAN
2 19 (65.52%) LAN
3 14 (48.28%) Data Centre
4 12 (41.38%) Windows
5 10 (34.48%) ITIL
5 10 (34.48%) VMware
6 8 (27.59%) Active Directory
6 8 (27.59%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (20.69%) Linux
7 6 (20.69%) Migration
7 6 (20.69%) Windows Server
8 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (17.24%) NetApp
8 5 (17.24%) Firewall
8 5 (17.24%) MCSA
8 5 (17.24%) Dell
8 5 (17.24%) Windows 7
9 4 (13.79%) TOGAF
9 4 (13.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (13.79%) Data Migration
9 4 (13.79%) VCP5
9 4 (13.79%) Functional Testing
9 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (13.79%) HP
9 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
9 4 (13.79%) MCSE
9 4 (13.79%) Unix
9 4 (13.79%) Oracle
9 4 (13.79%) Wi-Fi

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 (10.34%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.45%) IIS
3 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (3.45%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
1 2 (6.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (6.90%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Office 365
1 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (68.97%) WAN
2 19 (65.52%) LAN
3 5 (17.24%) Firewall
4 4 (13.79%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (10.34%) VPN
5 3 (10.34%) Wireless
6 2 (6.90%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (6.90%) Internet
6 2 (6.90%) IP Telephony
6 2 (6.90%) MPLS
7 1 (3.45%) DHCP
7 1 (3.45%) DNS
7 1 (3.45%) Network Security
7 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
7 1 (3.45%) Unified Communications
7 1 (3.45%) VoIP
7 1 (3.45%) VPLS
7 1 (3.45%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) MySQL
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle Exadata
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (10.34%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.45%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (20.69%) Architect
2 5 (17.24%) Administrator
2 5 (17.24%) Network Administrator
2 5 (17.24%) Network Architect
3 4 (13.79%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Implementation Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Project Manager
3 4 (13.79%) VMware Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Active Directory Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Cisco Project Manager
4 3 (10.34%) Network Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Unified Communications Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Cisco Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Cisco Network Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Cloud Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Firewall Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) LAN Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) LAN/WAN Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) WAN Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 14 (48.28%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.34%) CCTV
3 2 (6.90%) Hedge funds
3 2 (6.90%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (3.45%) CMDB
4 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (3.45%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (3.45%) iPad
4 1 (3.45%) PKI
4 1 (3.45%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 12 (41.38%) Windows
2 6 (20.69%) Linux
2 6 (20.69%) Windows Server
2 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (17.24%) Windows 7
4 4 (13.79%) Unix
4 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.45%) Mac OS
6 1 (3.45%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) ITIL
2 6 (20.69%) Migration
3 4 (13.79%) Data Migration
3 4 (13.79%) Functional Testing
3 4 (13.79%) TOGAF
4 3 (10.34%) Service Management
4 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (6.90%) ITIL V3
5 2 (6.90%) Load Balancing
5 2 (6.90%) Network Design
6 1 (3.45%) Change Management
6 1 (3.45%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.45%) Incident Management
6 1 (3.45%) Network Architecture
6 1 (3.45%) Network Management
6 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.45%) Supplier Management
6 1 (3.45%) Transition Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
1 1 (3.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) MCSA
1 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (13.79%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (13.79%) MCSE
2 4 (13.79%) VCP5
2 4 (13.79%) VCP6
2 4 (13.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (10.34%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (6.90%) CCIE
4 2 (6.90%) CCNA
4 2 (6.90%) CCNP
5 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (3.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) SLA
2 1 (3.45%) COBIT
2 1 (3.45%) HIPAA
2 1 (3.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (27.59%) Active Directory
1 8 (27.59%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) Control-M
2 1 (3.45%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (3.45%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (3.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) VMware
2 5 (17.24%) Dell
2 5 (17.24%) NetApp
3 4 (13.79%) CheckPoint
3 4 (13.79%) HP
3 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
3 4 (13.79%) Oracle
4 3 (10.34%) BMC
4 3 (10.34%) Citrix
4 3 (10.34%) Remedy
5 1 (3.45%) Aruba
5 1 (3.45%) Avaya
5 1 (3.45%) Cognos
5 1 (3.45%) F5
5 1 (3.45%) Juniper
5 1 (3.45%) Nortel
5 1 (3.45%) Palo Alto
5 1 (3.45%) Splunk
5 1 (3.45%) WorldPay