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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 40 31 37
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +6
Contract jobs citing Cisco 36 42 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 4.24% 5.02% 3.40%
As % of the Vendors category 10.03% 10.99% 7.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 23 6
Average daily rate
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£250 £275 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £91 £145 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £391 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 2
Average hourly rate £12.00 £27.50 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.36% +80.32%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +4.65%
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
359 382 340
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 42.24% 45.69% 44.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 202 132
Average daily rate £400 £335 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% -8.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £150 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £475 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 63 27
Average hourly rate £12.00 £25.00 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.00% +53.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -4.14%

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 2 September 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
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 2 September 2015.

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 2 September 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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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
Peterborough +8 21 £226 -2.68% 2
Cambridge -14 13 £315 +6.77% 7
Cisco
East of England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 41 (54.67%) Windows
2 28 (37.33%) Microsoft
3 26 (34.67%) Active Directory
3 26 (34.67%) Cisco Certification
4 25 (33.33%) ITIL
4 25 (33.33%) Firewall
5 23 (30.67%) VMware
6 22 (29.33%) Citrix
6 22 (29.33%) HP
7 18 (24.00%) MS Exchange
8 17 (22.67%) CCNA
8 17 (22.67%) Wireless
8 17 (22.67%) Incident Management
9 16 (21.33%) Windows 7
9 16 (21.33%) Symantec
9 16 (21.33%) MCP
10 15 (20.00%) MS Office
10 15 (20.00%) IBM Notes
10 15 (20.00%) Adobe
10 15 (20.00%) SAN
10 15 (20.00%) Lotus
10 15 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 15 (20.00%) McAfee
11 14 (18.67%) Service Delivery
11 14 (18.67%) SQL Server
11 14 (18.67%) Windows Server 2012
12 13 (17.33%) Windows Server 2008
13 12 (16.00%) Linux
13 12 (16.00%) WAN
13 12 (16.00%) LAN

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 18 (24.00%) MS Exchange
2 15 (20.00%) IBM Notes
3 10 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 8 (10.67%) SharePoint
5 5 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.33%) Lync
Applications
1 15 (20.00%) MS Office
2 2 (2.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.67%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (33.33%) Firewall
2 17 (22.67%) Wireless
3 15 (20.00%) SAN
4 12 (16.00%) LAN
4 12 (16.00%) WAN
5 10 (13.33%) VoIP
6 9 (12.00%) DHCP
6 9 (12.00%) DNS
7 8 (10.67%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (10.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 7 (9.33%) VPN
9 6 (8.00%) Cisco IPT
10 5 (6.67%) Network Security
10 5 (6.67%) Internet
10 5 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
11 4 (5.33%) VLAN
11 4 (5.33%) TCP/IP
11 4 (5.33%) Ethernet
12 3 (4.00%) MPLS
12 3 (4.00%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (18.67%) SQL Server
2 9 (12.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 9 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.67%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (2.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (2.67%) Oracle Forms
General
1 7 (9.33%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 36 (48.00%) Analyst
2 20 (26.67%) Support Analyst
3 19 (25.33%) Service Analyst
3 19 (25.33%) Service Desk Analyst
4 16 (21.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 14 (18.67%) 1st Line Support
5 14 (18.67%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 11 (14.67%) Network Engineer
7 7 (9.33%) Administrator
8 6 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (8.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
9 5 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
9 5 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
10 4 (5.33%) Network Administrator
11 3 (4.00%) Server Engineer
11 3 (4.00%) Support Engineer
12 2 (2.67%) Network Consultant
12 2 (2.67%) Consultant
12 2 (2.67%) Security Consultant
12 2 (2.67%) IT Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.33%) HP Storage
2 9 (12.00%) Data Centre
3 5 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.67%) CLARiiON
4 3 (4.00%) Clustering
5 2 (2.67%) NHS
5 2 (2.67%) CCTV
5 2 (2.67%) CMDB
5 2 (2.67%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.33%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.33%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.33%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.33%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.33%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 41 (54.67%) Windows
2 16 (21.33%) Windows 7
3 15 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (18.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (17.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (16.00%) Linux
7 5 (6.67%) Debian
8 3 (4.00%) UNIX
9 2 (2.67%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (33.33%) ITIL
2 17 (22.67%) Incident Management
3 14 (18.67%) Service Delivery
4 9 (12.00%) Network Management
5 8 (10.67%) Change Control
5 8 (10.67%) Change Management
5 8 (10.67%) Load Balancing
5 8 (10.67%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (5.33%) Service Management
7 3 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (4.00%) B2B
7 3 (4.00%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (2.67%) Configuration Management
8 2 (2.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (2.67%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (1.33%) ISMS
9 1 (1.33%) Network Architecture
9 1 (1.33%) Penetration Testing
9 1 (1.33%) Information Security
9 1 (1.33%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.67%) SQL
2 2 (2.67%) C
3 1 (1.33%) Perl
3 1 (1.33%) Python
3 1 (1.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 26 (34.67%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (22.67%) CCNA
3 16 (21.33%) MCP
4 11 (14.67%) CCNP
5 8 (10.67%) CCIE
6 5 (6.67%) MCSE
6 5 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (6.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 4 (5.33%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (5.33%) Degree
8 3 (4.00%) SC Cleared
8 3 (4.00%) Security Cleared
8 3 (4.00%) MCITP
8 3 (4.00%) CCA
8 3 (4.00%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (2.67%) A+ Certification
9 2 (2.67%) CCVP
9 2 (2.67%) CCSE
9 2 (2.67%) MOS
9 2 (2.67%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.00%) SLA
2 1 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 26 (34.67%) Active Directory
2 11 (14.67%) Hyper-V
3 8 (10.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (9.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (10.67%) ARCserve
2 3 (4.00%) SCCM
2 3 (4.00%) SCOM
3 2 (2.67%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (2.67%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (1.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (1.33%) WhatsUp Gold
4 1 (1.33%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.33%) OpenView
4 1 (1.33%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 28 (37.33%) Microsoft
2 23 (30.67%) VMware
3 22 (29.33%) HP
3 22 (29.33%) Citrix
4 16 (21.33%) Symantec
5 15 (20.00%) McAfee
5 15 (20.00%) Lotus
5 15 (20.00%) Adobe
6 12 (16.00%) CheckPoint
7 10 (13.33%) F5
8 8 (10.67%) CA
9 7 (9.33%) Oracle
10 6 (8.00%) Red Hat
11 5 (6.67%) Dell
11 5 (6.67%) EMC
12 4 (5.33%) Remedy
12 4 (5.33%) Splunk
12 4 (5.33%) 3PAR
12 4 (5.33%) Dell Compellent
13 3 (4.00%) Riverbed
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £11 - £13 per hour
Posted: 10 hours ago
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