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 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 39 28 23
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -5
Contract jobs citing Cisco 23 32 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 3.55% 5.60% 6.54%
As % of the Vendors category 6.28% 12.75% 13.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 22 10
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.34% -12.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £104 £226 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £370 £503
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 8
Average hourly rate £12.00 £11.50 £12.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% -6.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.69 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £13.95 £47.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £18.52 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -11.83%
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
366 251 336
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 56.57% 43.96% 49.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 111 135
Average daily rate £363 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.02% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £225 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £475 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 28 39
Average hourly rate £12.00 £12.75 £12.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.74 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.30 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £17.50 £18.90
% change year-on-year
-0.57% -7.40%

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 6 March 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 6 March 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 -3 11 £104 -55.74% 4
Cambridge -1 9 £338 -8.78% 3
Huntingdon -2 2 - -
St Neots - - - -
Cisco
East of England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 31 (79.49%) Windows
2 27 (69.23%) Citrix
3 21 (53.85%) Microsoft
4 20 (51.28%) MS Office
4 20 (51.28%) ITIL
5 17 (43.59%) Adobe
6 15 (38.46%) Incident Management
7 14 (35.90%) Service Delivery
7 14 (35.90%) Lotus
7 14 (35.90%) Symantec
7 14 (35.90%) McAfee
7 14 (35.90%) MCP
7 14 (35.90%) IBM Notes
8 12 (30.77%) VMware
8 12 (30.77%) HP
9 9 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (20.51%) MS Exchange
10 8 (20.51%) NetApp
10 8 (20.51%) Windows 7
11 7 (17.95%) Cisco Certification
11 7 (17.95%) SLA
11 7 (17.95%) VMware Infrastructure
11 7 (17.95%) Firewall
12 6 (15.38%) Wireless
12 6 (15.38%) TCP/IP
12 6 (15.38%) Active Directory
12 6 (15.38%) SAN
13 5 (12.82%) Remedy
13 5 (12.82%) CheckPoint
13 5 (12.82%) Windows Server 2003

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 14 (35.90%) IBM Notes
2 8 (20.51%) MS Exchange
3 5 (12.82%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 20 (51.28%) MS Office
2 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.95%) Firewall
2 6 (15.38%) Wireless
2 6 (15.38%) TCP/IP
2 6 (15.38%) SAN
3 5 (12.82%) VPN
4 4 (10.26%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (7.69%) VoIP
6 2 (5.13%) WAN
6 2 (5.13%) DHCP
6 2 (5.13%) LAN
6 2 (5.13%) DNS
6 2 (5.13%) Internet
6 2 (5.13%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 2 (5.13%) NetScaler
6 2 (5.13%) BIG-IP
6 2 (5.13%) Network Security
7 1 (2.56%) VLAN
7 1 (2.56%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (2.56%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (5.13%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Law
2 1 (2.56%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 18 (46.15%) Analyst
2 15 (38.46%) Support Analyst
3 13 (33.33%) Service Analyst
3 13 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
3 13 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
4 12 (30.77%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 8 (20.51%) Network Engineer
6 5 (12.82%) Desktop Support
6 5 (12.82%) Support Engineer
6 5 (12.82%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (7.69%) Consultant
7 3 (7.69%) Network Consultant
7 3 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Desktop Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Network Security Consultant
8 2 (5.13%) IT Support
8 2 (5.13%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 2 (5.13%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Management Information System
1 3 (7.69%) iPhone
1 3 (7.69%) iPad
2 2 (5.13%) CCTV
3 1 (2.56%) Statistics
3 1 (2.56%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.56%) Kindle
3 1 (2.56%) FlexPod
3 1 (2.56%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 31 (79.49%) Windows
2 9 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (20.51%) Windows 7
4 5 (12.82%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (10.26%) Windows 8
5 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (7.69%) Linux
7 1 (2.56%) VMS
7 1 (2.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (51.28%) ITIL
2 15 (38.46%) Incident Management
3 14 (35.90%) Service Delivery
4 4 (10.26%) Problem Management
5 3 (7.69%) CAD
5 3 (7.69%) Project Management
5 3 (7.69%) Change Management
6 2 (5.13%) Migration
6 2 (5.13%) Change Control
6 2 (5.13%) Service Management
6 2 (5.13%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (2.56%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (35.90%) MCP
2 7 (17.95%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (10.26%) CCNA
4 3 (7.69%) CCNP
4 3 (7.69%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (7.69%) MCSE
4 3 (7.69%) CCIE
4 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (5.13%) JNCIP
5 2 (5.13%) JNCIE
5 2 (5.13%) HP ASE
5 2 (5.13%) HP MASE
5 2 (5.13%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (5.13%) CCSE
5 2 (5.13%) CCSP
5 2 (5.13%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.95%) SLA
2 1 (2.56%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (17.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (15.38%) Active Directory
3 3 (7.69%) Terminal Server
3 3 (7.69%) XenApp
3 3 (7.69%) XenDesktop
4 2 (5.13%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.56%) ProxySG
5 1 (2.56%) vSphere
5 1 (2.56%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) SCCM
2 1 (2.56%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 27 (69.23%) Citrix
2 21 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 17 (43.59%) Adobe
4 14 (35.90%) Lotus
4 14 (35.90%) Symantec
4 14 (35.90%) McAfee
5 12 (30.77%) HP
5 12 (30.77%) VMware
6 8 (20.51%) NetApp
7 5 (12.82%) Remedy
7 5 (12.82%) CheckPoint
8 4 (10.26%) Juniper
8 4 (10.26%) F5
8 4 (10.26%) MobileIron
9 3 (7.69%) Google
9 3 (7.69%) Mapinfo
9 3 (7.69%) Sophos
9 3 (7.69%) Wyse
10 2 (5.13%) BMC
10 2 (5.13%) Oracle
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