The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Cambridgeshire region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 34 20 46
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +26
Contract jobs citing Cisco 31 35 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 4.42% 6.04% 2.76%
As % of the Vendors category 8.88% 11.95% 5.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 4 12
Average daily rate £235 £300 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.66% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £268 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £343 £373
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 2
Average hourly rate £11.50 £17.50 £31.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.28% -44.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -6.97%
Vendors Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
349 293 365
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 49.72% 50.60% 48.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 117 165
Average daily rate £393 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £478 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 38 41
Average hourly rate £13.50 £17.50 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.85% -47.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.50 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £40.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -
Cisco
East of England

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 24 April 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Cisco Hourly Rate Histogram 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 24 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Peterborough -5 23 £233 - 1
Cambridge -18 8 £306 +11.36% 5
Cisco
East of England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 48 (68.57%) Windows
2 38 (54.29%) Active Directory
3 37 (52.86%) Firewall
4 33 (47.14%) MS Exchange
5 30 (42.86%) SQL Server
5 30 (42.86%) HP
6 29 (41.43%) Exchange Server 2010
7 27 (38.57%) Windows Server 2003
7 27 (38.57%) ITIL
8 25 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
9 21 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 21 (30.00%) Hyper-V
10 19 (27.14%) Exchange Server 2003
10 19 (27.14%) Windows 7
10 19 (27.14%) VMware
11 18 (25.71%) Microsoft
11 18 (25.71%) SAN
12 17 (24.29%) Wireless
12 17 (24.29%) Migration
12 17 (24.29%) Cisco ASA
13 14 (20.00%) Citrix
14 11 (15.71%) CheckPoint
14 11 (15.71%) Linux
14 11 (15.71%) Finance
15 10 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
15 10 (14.29%) CCNA
16 9 (12.86%) Symantec
16 9 (12.86%) IIS
16 9 (12.86%) MS Office
16 9 (12.86%) LAN

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 33 (47.14%) MS Exchange
2 29 (41.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (27.14%) Exchange Server 2003
4 9 (12.86%) IIS
5 8 (11.43%) IBM Notes
6 6 (8.57%) SharePoint
7 3 (4.29%) Apache
8 2 (2.86%) Tomcat
8 2 (2.86%) Documentum
8 2 (2.86%) Lync
9 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (1.43%) SAS
9 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (1.43%) Confluence
Applications
1 9 (12.86%) MS Office
2 1 (1.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 37 (52.86%) Firewall
2 18 (25.71%) SAN
3 17 (24.29%) Wireless
3 17 (24.29%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (12.86%) LAN
4 9 (12.86%) WAN
5 6 (8.57%) Internet
5 6 (8.57%) FTP
6 4 (5.71%) DNS
6 4 (5.71%) VoIP
7 3 (4.29%) Ethernet
7 3 (4.29%) VPN
8 2 (2.86%) TCP/IP
8 2 (2.86%) Intranet
8 2 (2.86%) Broadband
8 2 (2.86%) Unified Communications
8 2 (2.86%) VLAN
8 2 (2.86%) Network Security
9 1 (1.43%) iSCSI
9 1 (1.43%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 21 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (1.43%) JIRA
General
1 11 (15.71%) Finance
2 3 (4.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (47.14%) Analyst
2 15 (21.43%) Support Analyst
2 15 (21.43%) Technical Analyst
3 9 (12.86%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 8 (11.43%) Support Engineer
4 8 (11.43%) Service Desk Analyst
4 8 (11.43%) Network Engineer
4 8 (11.43%) Systems Engineer
4 8 (11.43%) Service Analyst
5 7 (10.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 7 (10.00%) Technical Support
5 7 (10.00%) 1st Line Support
6 5 (7.14%) Consultant
6 5 (7.14%) Wintel Systems Engineer
6 5 (7.14%) Technical Engineer
6 5 (7.14%) Wintel Engineer
7 4 (5.71%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 4 (5.71%) Technical Support Analyst
7 4 (5.71%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 4 (5.71%) Network Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.86%) Blackberry
2 1 (1.43%) CLARiiON
2 1 (1.43%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 48 (68.57%) Windows
2 27 (38.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 25 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (27.14%) Windows 7
5 11 (15.71%) Linux
6 3 (4.29%) Debian
6 3 (4.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.86%) Windows XP
7 2 (2.86%) VMS
8 1 (1.43%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (1.43%) Windows 2000
8 1 (1.43%) Solaris
8 1 (1.43%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.43%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (38.57%) ITIL
2 17 (24.29%) Migration
3 7 (10.00%) Incident Management
3 7 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 6 (8.57%) Capacity Planning
4 6 (8.57%) Change Control
5 4 (5.71%) Network Management
6 2 (2.86%) Capacity Management
6 2 (2.86%) Change Management
6 2 (2.86%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (2.86%) Load Balancing
7 1 (1.43%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (1.43%) Network Design
7 1 (1.43%) Project Management
7 1 (1.43%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.29%) SQL
2 2 (2.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (14.29%) CCNA
1 10 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (11.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (11.43%) MCP
3 7 (10.00%) MCSE
4 5 (7.14%) CCNP
5 2 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.43%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.86%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 38 (54.29%) Active Directory
2 21 (30.00%) Hyper-V
3 9 (12.86%) XenApp
4 3 (4.29%) vSphere
4 3 (4.29%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (4.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (2.86%) Sendmail
6 1 (1.43%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.43%) VMware Server
6 1 (1.43%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (10.00%) NetBackup
1 7 (10.00%) Backup Exec
2 4 (5.71%) ARCserve
3 2 (2.86%) WSUS
4 1 (1.43%) Cacti
4 1 (1.43%) Nagios
Vendors
1 30 (42.86%) HP
2 19 (27.14%) VMware
3 18 (25.71%) Microsoft
4 14 (20.00%) Citrix
5 11 (15.71%) CheckPoint
6 9 (12.86%) Symantec
7 8 (11.43%) McAfee
7 8 (11.43%) Adobe
7 8 (11.43%) NetApp
7 8 (11.43%) Lotus
8 5 (7.14%) Altiris
9 3 (4.29%) Riverbed
9 3 (4.29%) F5
9 3 (4.29%) CA
9 3 (4.29%) Dell
9 3 (4.29%) EMC
10 2 (2.86%) Avaya
10 2 (2.86%) Juniper
10 2 (2.86%) Oracle
10 2 (2.86%) Red Hat
Peterborough
Quantica Technology - London
Posted: 9 days ago