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 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 34 47 40
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -7
Contract jobs citing Cisco 31 16 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 4.25% 2.39% 3.54%
As % of the Vendors category 8.91% 5.71% 8.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 6 14
Average daily rate
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£288 £269 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.97% -32.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £153 £230 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £513 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £330
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 3
Average hourly rate £27.50 - £12.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.70 - £10.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 - £17.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
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
348 280 327
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 47.67% 41.79% 42.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 113 123
Average daily rate £313 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £190 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £508 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 24 44
Average hourly rate £25.00 £19.25 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.87% +42.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £11.95 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £50.75 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.11 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-0.62% -4.67%

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 October 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 October 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 October 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 +16 19 £288 -45.23% 7
Peterborough +5 7 £313 +17.00% 1
Huntingdon - 1 - - 1
Ely - - - -
Cisco
East of England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 49 (76.56%) Windows
2 33 (51.56%) ITIL
3 31 (48.44%) Firewall
4 27 (42.19%) Citrix
5 26 (40.63%) VoIP
6 21 (32.81%) VMware
7 20 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
8 18 (28.13%) HP
9 17 (26.56%) Windows 7
10 15 (23.44%) XenServer
10 15 (23.44%) Kindle
10 15 (23.44%) WatchGuard
10 15 (23.44%) ISO 9001
10 15 (23.44%) VLAN
11 14 (21.88%) Microsoft
11 14 (21.88%) Active Directory
12 12 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
12 12 (18.75%) Linux
12 12 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
13 11 (17.19%) SAN
14 9 (14.06%) CheckPoint
14 9 (14.06%) Remedy
14 9 (14.06%) Oracle
14 9 (14.06%) WAN
14 9 (14.06%) DNS
14 9 (14.06%) Cisco ASA
15 8 (12.50%) Wireless
15 8 (12.50%) Finance
15 8 (12.50%) LAN
15 8 (12.50%) EMC

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 7 (10.94%) MS Exchange
2 4 (6.25%) IBM Notes
2 4 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (4.69%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (6.25%) MS Office
2 2 (3.13%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (10.94%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 31 (48.44%) Firewall
2 26 (40.63%) VoIP
3 15 (23.44%) VLAN
4 11 (17.19%) SAN
5 9 (14.06%) WAN
5 9 (14.06%) DNS
5 9 (14.06%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (12.50%) Wireless
6 8 (12.50%) LAN
7 7 (10.94%) DHCP
7 7 (10.94%) VPN
8 5 (7.81%) Network Security
8 5 (7.81%) Internet
9 3 (4.69%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (4.69%) WLAN
9 3 (4.69%) TCP/IP
10 2 (3.13%) MPLS
10 2 (3.13%) OSPF
10 2 (3.13%) BGP
10 2 (3.13%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.94%) SQL Server
1 7 (10.94%) Oracle Exadata
2 4 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (7.81%) Oracle Forms
General
1 8 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (23.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 14 (21.88%) Analyst
3 13 (20.31%) Network Engineer
4 9 (14.06%) Support Engineer
5 8 (12.50%) Support Analyst
6 6 (9.38%) Service Analyst
6 6 (9.38%) Service Desk Analyst
6 6 (9.38%) IT Support
7 5 (7.81%) 3rd Line Support
7 5 (7.81%) Technical Support
8 4 (6.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 4 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
8 4 (6.25%) IT Support Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 3 (4.69%) 1st Line Support
10 2 (3.13%) Network Security Engineer
10 2 (3.13%) Technical Consultant
10 2 (3.13%) Support Consultant
10 2 (3.13%) Help Desk Analyst
10 2 (3.13%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 15 (23.44%) Kindle
2 6 (9.38%) CCTV
2 6 (9.38%) Video Conferencing
2 6 (9.38%) Blackberry
3 5 (7.81%) CLARiiON
4 2 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.56%) Clustering
5 1 (1.56%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 49 (76.56%) Windows
2 20 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (26.56%) Windows 7
4 12 (18.75%) Linux
5 7 (10.94%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (9.38%) Windows XP
7 4 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (3.13%) UNIX
8 2 (3.13%) Windows 8
8 2 (3.13%) Debian
8 2 (3.13%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (51.56%) ITIL
2 7 (10.94%) Service Management
3 5 (7.81%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (6.25%) Incident Management
5 3 (4.69%) Change Control
6 2 (3.13%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (3.13%) Load Balancing
6 2 (3.13%) Network Management
6 2 (3.13%) Service Delivery
6 2 (3.13%) Change Management
6 2 (3.13%) Migration
7 1 (1.56%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (1.56%) Network Design
7 1 (1.56%) CRM
7 1 (1.56%) DNA
7 1 (1.56%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (1.56%) Data Security
7 1 (1.56%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (10.94%) CCNA
3 6 (9.38%) CCNP
3 6 (9.38%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (7.81%) MCSE
4 5 (7.81%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (6.25%) MCP
6 2 (3.13%) A+ Certification
6 2 (3.13%) MCSA
6 2 (3.13%) CCIE
6 2 (3.13%) MOS
6 2 (3.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.56%) JNCIA
7 1 (1.56%) JNCIS
7 1 (1.56%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (23.44%) ISO 9001
2 7 (10.94%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (23.44%) XenServer
2 14 (21.88%) Active Directory
3 12 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (9.38%) vSphere
5 4 (6.25%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.56%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.56%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 3 (4.69%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (4.69%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (1.56%) ARCserve
2 1 (1.56%) OPNET
2 1 (1.56%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.56%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 27 (42.19%) Citrix
2 21 (32.81%) VMware
3 18 (28.13%) HP
4 15 (23.44%) WatchGuard
5 14 (21.88%) Microsoft
6 9 (14.06%) Oracle
6 9 (14.06%) CheckPoint
6 9 (14.06%) Remedy
7 8 (12.50%) EMC
8 7 (10.94%) Symantec
8 7 (10.94%) BMC
9 5 (7.81%) F5
10 4 (6.25%) McAfee
10 4 (6.25%) Lotus
10 4 (6.25%) Adobe
10 4 (6.25%) Dell
11 3 (4.69%) Juniper
11 3 (4.69%) NetApp
11 3 (4.69%) Nokia
11 3 (4.69%) Apple
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