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 14 July 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
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 40 27 22
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -5
Contract jobs citing Cisco 28 36 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 3.68% 5.03% 5.48%
As % of the Vendors category 7.14% 10.56% 12.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 12 23
Average daily rate
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£225 £243 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.21% -23.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £126 £202 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £370 £372
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 5
Average hourly rate £23.00 £17.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.29% +17.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £15.25 £13.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £19.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.25 £22.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-4.49% +5.95%
Vendors Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
392 341 343
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 51.51% 47.63% 44.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 140 168
Average daily rate £350 £340 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +0.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £219 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £426 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 35 43
Average hourly rate £23.00 £16.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.39% -26.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.64 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.95 £37.50 £46.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.07 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.15% -5.00%
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 14 July 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
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 14 July 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
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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
Cambridge -6 15 £239 -14.34% 9
Peterborough 0 12 £225 +1.12% 4
Ely - - - -
Huntingdon - - - - 1
Cisco
East of England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 14 July 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 50 (75.76%) Windows
2 33 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 32 (48.48%) ITIL
4 28 (42.42%) HP
4 28 (42.42%) Firewall
5 25 (37.88%) MS Exchange
5 25 (37.88%) Windows 7
5 25 (37.88%) Exchange Server 2010
6 24 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
7 23 (34.85%) SQL Server
8 21 (31.82%) Citrix
8 21 (31.82%) Windows Server 2003
9 19 (28.79%) SQL Server 2008
9 19 (28.79%) Hyper-V
10 18 (27.27%) VMware
11 17 (25.76%) Wireless
11 17 (25.76%) Exchange Server 2003
12 16 (24.24%) Migration
12 16 (24.24%) Microsoft
13 13 (19.70%) Cisco ASA
14 12 (18.18%) Finance
14 12 (18.18%) Symantec
15 11 (16.67%) VoIP
15 11 (16.67%) Linux
16 10 (15.15%) MS Office
16 10 (15.15%) SAN
17 9 (13.64%) Lotus
17 9 (13.64%) McAfee
17 9 (13.64%) IBM Notes
17 9 (13.64%) MCP

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 July 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 25 (37.88%) MS Exchange
1 25 (37.88%) Exchange Server 2010
2 17 (25.76%) Exchange Server 2003
3 9 (13.64%) IBM Notes
4 4 (6.06%) SharePoint
5 3 (4.55%) IIS
6 1 (1.52%) SAS
6 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.52%) Lync
6 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 10 (15.15%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (7.58%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 28 (42.42%) Firewall
2 17 (25.76%) Wireless
3 13 (19.70%) Cisco ASA
4 11 (16.67%) VoIP
5 10 (15.15%) SAN
6 7 (10.61%) WAN
7 6 (9.09%) LAN
8 5 (7.58%) Network Security
8 5 (7.58%) VLAN
9 4 (6.06%) Internet
10 3 (4.55%) FTP
10 3 (4.55%) VPN
11 2 (3.03%) MPLS
11 2 (3.03%) OSPF
11 2 (3.03%) BGP
11 2 (3.03%) EIGRP
12 1 (1.52%) DWDM
12 1 (1.52%) Intranet
12 1 (1.52%) DNS
12 1 (1.52%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (34.85%) SQL Server
2 19 (28.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (7.58%) Oracle Exadata
4 4 (6.06%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Oracle Forms
General
1 12 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (50.00%) Analyst
2 18 (27.27%) Support Analyst
3 14 (21.21%) Technical Analyst
4 11 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
4 11 (16.67%) Service Analyst
5 8 (12.12%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 8 (12.12%) 2nd Line Support
5 8 (12.12%) Network Engineer
5 8 (12.12%) Support Engineer
6 7 (10.61%) 1st Line Support
6 7 (10.61%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 6 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 6 (9.09%) Technical Support
7 6 (9.09%) Technical Support Analyst
8 5 (7.58%) IT Support
9 4 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (6.06%) Cisco Engineer
9 4 (6.06%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
9 4 (6.06%) Consultant
10 3 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.06%) Blackberry
1 4 (6.06%) CCTV
2 3 (4.55%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (4.55%) Kindle
3 1 (1.52%) iPhone
3 1 (1.52%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 50 (75.76%) Windows
2 25 (37.88%) Windows 7
3 24 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (31.82%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (16.67%) Linux
6 6 (9.09%) Windows XP
7 2 (3.03%) UNIX
7 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.52%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.52%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (48.48%) ITIL
2 16 (24.24%) Migration
3 9 (13.64%) Incident Management
3 9 (13.64%) Capacity Planning
4 7 (10.61%) Service Delivery
4 7 (10.61%) Change Control
5 5 (7.58%) Service Management
6 4 (6.06%) Network Management
7 2 (3.03%) Vulnerability Management
8 1 (1.52%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (1.52%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (1.52%) Network Design
8 1 (1.52%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (1.52%) Data Security
8 1 (1.52%) DNA
8 1 (1.52%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 9 (13.64%) MCP
2 4 (6.06%) MCSE
2 4 (6.06%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.03%) A+ Certification
4 2 (3.03%) MOS
4 2 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (3.03%) MCSA
4 2 (3.03%) CCNP
5 1 (1.52%) CCNA
5 1 (1.52%) JNCIA
5 1 (1.52%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.58%) SLA
2 3 (4.55%) ISO 9001
3 2 (3.03%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 33 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 19 (28.79%) Hyper-V
3 6 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (7.58%) XenApp
5 3 (4.55%) XenServer
6 2 (3.03%) Sendmail
7 1 (1.52%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.52%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 4 (6.06%) NetBackup
1 4 (6.06%) Backup Exec
1 4 (6.06%) ARCserve
2 2 (3.03%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (3.03%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (3.03%) WSUS
3 1 (1.52%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.52%) OPNET
Vendors
1 28 (42.42%) HP
2 21 (31.82%) Citrix
3 18 (27.27%) VMware
4 16 (24.24%) Microsoft
5 12 (18.18%) Symantec
6 9 (13.64%) McAfee
6 9 (13.64%) Lotus
6 9 (13.64%) Adobe
7 7 (10.61%) Remedy
8 5 (7.58%) NetApp
8 5 (7.58%) Oracle
8 5 (7.58%) BMC
8 5 (7.58%) CheckPoint
9 4 (6.06%) WatchGuard
10 3 (4.55%) Altiris
10 3 (4.55%) CA
10 3 (4.55%) Juniper
10 3 (4.55%) Apple
11 2 (3.03%) Nokia
11 2 (3.03%) Websense
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