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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 42 43 29
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -14
Contract jobs citing Cisco 4 16 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.10% 3.17% 4.60%
As % of the Vendors category 2.72% 7.02% 10.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 12 10
Median daily rate - £333 £239
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +39.26%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 7
Median hourly rate - £48.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +76.36%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.88% -20.00%
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
147 228 196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 40.27% 45.15% 42.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 152 128
Median daily rate £375 £363 £336
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +7.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 17 21
Median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.63% -25.45%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 28 July 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 14 (70.00%) LAN
2 12 (60.00%) WAN
3 9 (45.00%) ITIL
4 8 (40.00%) Windows
4 8 (40.00%) Data Centre
5 6 (30.00%) Windows 7
5 6 (30.00%) Oracle
5 6 (30.00%) VMware
6 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (20.00%) Citrix
7 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (20.00%) MS Exchange
7 4 (20.00%) MCSA
7 4 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (15.00%) Finance
8 3 (15.00%) Service Management
8 3 (15.00%) TOGAF
8 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (15.00%) DHCP
8 3 (15.00%) DNS
8 3 (15.00%) SLA
8 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
8 3 (15.00%) IIS
8 3 (15.00%) MS Office
8 3 (15.00%) VBScript

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 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.00%) IIS
2 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (15.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (15.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (15.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Office
2 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (10.00%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (70.00%) LAN
2 12 (60.00%) WAN
3 4 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (15.00%) DHCP
4 3 (15.00%) DNS
5 1 (5.00%) Firewall
5 1 (5.00%) IP Telephony
5 1 (5.00%) Unified Communications
5 1 (5.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) MySQL
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Exadata
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 4 (20.00%) Analyst
1 4 (20.00%) Architect
1 4 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Administrator
2 3 (15.00%) Cisco Project Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Network Administrator
2 3 (15.00%) Network Architect
2 3 (15.00%) Unified Communications Manager
3 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco Network Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco Support
4 1 (5.00%) Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Migration Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Network Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Network Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Server Support
4 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (15.00%) CCTV
3 2 (10.00%) Hedge funds
4 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (5.00%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (5.00%) VCE vBlock
4 1 (5.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 8 (40.00%) Windows
2 6 (30.00%) Windows 7
3 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (15.00%) Mac OS
5 3 (15.00%) Windows 8
6 2 (10.00%) Linux
6 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
7 1 (5.00%) Unix
7 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) ITIL
2 3 (15.00%) Service Management
2 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (15.00%) TOGAF
3 2 (10.00%) ITIL V3
3 2 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (5.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (5.00%) Functional Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Network Architecture
4 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.00%) Supplier Management
4 1 (5.00%) Transition Management
4 1 (5.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (15.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) MCSA
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (15.00%) CCNA
2 3 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (15.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.00%) MCSE
3 1 (5.00%) VCP5
3 1 (5.00%) VCP6
3 1 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) SCCM
2 2 (10.00%) Control-M
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (5.00%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Oracle
1 6 (30.00%) VMware
2 4 (20.00%) Citrix
2 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (15.00%) BMC
3 3 (15.00%) Cognos
3 3 (15.00%) HP
3 3 (15.00%) Remedy
4 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (5.00%) Dell
4 1 (5.00%) NetApp
4 1 (5.00%) Splunk
4 1 (5.00%) WorldPay