The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 30 28 22
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -6
Contract jobs citing Cisco 34 41 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 4.91% 6.20% 5.85%
As % of the Vendors category 8.79% 13.36% 11.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 25 6
Average daily rate
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£263 £300 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £225 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £376 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 9
Average hourly rate £12.00 £11.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% -8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.72 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £12.55 £37.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
Cisco
East of England

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

Vendors Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
387 307 327
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 55.84% 46.44% 51.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 148 137
Average daily rate £338 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.78% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 36 40
Average hourly rate £12.00 £11.50 £14.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% -21.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.74 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.25 £40.25 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.40
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -4.89%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Cisco
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

Cisco Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Cisco
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +7 16 £300 -18.91%
Peterborough -10 13 £177 -24.68% 3
Huntingdon -1 2 - -
Cisco
East of England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 29 (64.44%) Citrix
2 27 (60.00%) Windows
3 22 (48.89%) Microsoft
4 21 (46.67%) MS Office
5 18 (40.00%) Adobe
6 17 (37.78%) ITIL
7 16 (35.56%) Incident Management
8 15 (33.33%) MCP
8 15 (33.33%) IBM Notes
8 15 (33.33%) Service Delivery
8 15 (33.33%) Lotus
8 15 (33.33%) Symantec
8 15 (33.33%) McAfee
9 13 (28.89%) VMware
10 12 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
10 12 (26.67%) Wireless
11 11 (24.44%) Firewall
12 10 (22.22%) CheckPoint
12 10 (22.22%) HP
13 9 (20.00%) TCP/IP
13 9 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
13 9 (20.00%) F5
14 8 (17.78%) MS Exchange
14 8 (17.78%) Active Directory
14 8 (17.78%) CCNP
15 7 (15.56%) VoIP
15 7 (15.56%) Juniper
16 6 (13.33%) NetApp
16 6 (13.33%) CCIE
16 6 (13.33%) Cisco ASA

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 15 (33.33%) IBM Notes
2 8 (17.78%) MS Exchange
3 5 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 21 (46.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (26.67%) Wireless
2 11 (24.44%) Firewall
3 9 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 7 (15.56%) VoIP
5 6 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (13.33%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 5 (11.11%) BIG-IP
6 5 (11.11%) DHCP
6 5 (11.11%) VPN
6 5 (11.11%) DNS
6 5 (11.11%) Internet
7 4 (8.89%) SAN
7 4 (8.89%) Network Security
7 4 (8.89%) NetScaler
8 3 (6.67%) Cisco ISE
9 2 (4.44%) WAN
9 2 (4.44%) LAN
9 2 (4.44%) VLAN
10 1 (2.22%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.44%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (2.22%) Local Government
1 1 (2.22%) Law
Job Titles
1 20 (44.44%) Analyst
2 15 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 14 (31.11%) 1st Line Support
3 14 (31.11%) Service Analyst
3 14 (31.11%) Service Desk Analyst
4 13 (28.89%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 13 (28.89%) Network Engineer
5 5 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (11.11%) Network Consultant
5 5 (11.11%) Desktop Support
5 5 (11.11%) Consultant
6 4 (8.89%) Support Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Security Consultant
6 4 (8.89%) Senior Network Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Network Security Consultant
7 3 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Desktop Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) Help Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.67%) iPad
1 3 (6.67%) iPhone
1 3 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.22%) FlexPod
2 1 (2.22%) Statistics
2 1 (2.22%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 27 (60.00%) Windows
2 9 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (13.33%) Windows 7
4 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (6.67%) Windows 8
7 2 (4.44%) Linux
8 1 (2.22%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (37.78%) ITIL
2 16 (35.56%) Incident Management
3 15 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 4 (8.89%) Problem Management
5 3 (6.67%) CAD
5 3 (6.67%) Project Management
5 3 (6.67%) Change Management
6 2 (4.44%) Migration
6 2 (4.44%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (4.44%) Change Control
7 1 (2.22%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.22%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (2.22%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (33.33%) MCP
2 12 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (17.78%) CCNP
4 6 (13.33%) CCIE
5 5 (11.11%) CCNA
6 4 (8.89%) MCSE
6 4 (8.89%) CCDP
6 4 (8.89%) CCSP
6 4 (8.89%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (8.89%) HP ASE
6 4 (8.89%) HP MASE
6 4 (8.89%) JNCIP
6 4 (8.89%) JNCIE
6 4 (8.89%) CCSE
7 3 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (2.22%) MCITP
8 1 (2.22%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (17.78%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.67%) vSphere
3 3 (6.67%) XenApp
3 3 (6.67%) XenDesktop
3 3 (6.67%) Terminal Server
4 2 (4.44%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.22%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 4 (8.89%) SCCM
2 3 (6.67%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (2.22%) SCOM
Vendors
1 29 (64.44%) Citrix
2 22 (48.89%) Microsoft
3 18 (40.00%) Adobe
4 15 (33.33%) Lotus
4 15 (33.33%) Symantec
4 15 (33.33%) McAfee
5 13 (28.89%) VMware
6 10 (22.22%) CheckPoint
6 10 (22.22%) HP
7 9 (20.00%) F5
8 7 (15.56%) Juniper
9 6 (13.33%) NetApp
10 4 (8.89%) Fortinet
10 4 (8.89%) Riverbed
11 3 (6.67%) MobileIron
11 3 (6.67%) Google
11 3 (6.67%) Wyse
11 3 (6.67%) Mapinfo
11 3 (6.67%) Remedy
11 3 (6.67%) Sophos
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