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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 32 37 19
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -18
Contract jobs citing Cisco 38 33 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 5.05% 4.67% 6.82%
As % of the Vendors category 10.89% 8.59% 13.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 10 13
Average daily rate
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£313 £249 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.62% -4.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £209 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £500 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 7
Average hourly rate £12.00 £22.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.45% +25.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £16.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+36.36% -17.50%
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
349 384 279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 46.41% 54.31% 50.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 171 115
Average daily rate £325 £388 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 33 35
Average hourly rate £12.00 £12.00 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -30.43%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +4 19 £250 +7.52% 2
Cambridge +7 16 £313 +17.92% 5
Cisco
East of England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 37 (58.73%) Windows
2 28 (44.44%) Citrix
3 27 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 24 (38.10%) ITIL
5 22 (34.92%) VMware
6 21 (33.33%) Active Directory
7 20 (31.75%) Cisco Certification
7 20 (31.75%) MS Office
7 20 (31.75%) Firewall
8 19 (30.16%) Wireless
8 19 (30.16%) MS Exchange
8 19 (30.16%) HP
9 17 (26.98%) Adobe
9 17 (26.98%) Windows Server 2008
10 16 (25.40%) Incident Management
11 15 (23.81%) MCP
11 15 (23.81%) Windows Server 2003
11 15 (23.81%) Service Delivery
12 14 (22.22%) Symantec
12 14 (22.22%) McAfee
12 14 (22.22%) Lotus
12 14 (22.22%) IBM Notes
13 13 (20.63%) SAN
13 13 (20.63%) CheckPoint
13 13 (20.63%) Windows 7
13 13 (20.63%) F5
14 12 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
14 12 (19.05%) SQL Server
15 11 (17.46%) Exchange Server 2010
15 11 (17.46%) Cisco ASA

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 19 (30.16%) MS Exchange
2 14 (22.22%) IBM Notes
3 11 (17.46%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (12.70%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (7.94%) SharePoint
7 4 (6.35%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (1.59%) Lync
Applications
1 20 (31.75%) MS Office
2 1 (1.59%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (31.75%) Firewall
2 19 (30.16%) Wireless
3 13 (20.63%) SAN
4 11 (17.46%) Cisco ASA
5 10 (15.87%) DNS
5 10 (15.87%) DHCP
6 9 (14.29%) TCP/IP
6 9 (14.29%) VoIP
6 9 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 8 (12.70%) WAN
7 8 (12.70%) LAN
8 7 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
9 6 (9.52%) Internet
9 6 (9.52%) VPN
10 5 (7.94%) BIG-IP
10 5 (7.94%) Network Security
11 4 (6.35%) Cisco IPT
11 4 (6.35%) NetScaler
12 3 (4.76%) Cisco ISE
12 3 (4.76%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (9.52%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (1.59%) Local Government
1 1 (1.59%) Finance
1 1 (1.59%) Law
Job Titles
1 28 (44.44%) Analyst
2 18 (28.57%) Support Analyst
3 14 (22.22%) 1st Line Support
4 13 (20.63%) Service Analyst
4 13 (20.63%) Service Desk Analyst
4 13 (20.63%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 12 (19.05%) Network Engineer
6 10 (15.87%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 6 (9.52%) Support Engineer
8 5 (7.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (7.94%) Desktop Support
8 5 (7.94%) 2nd Line Support
8 5 (7.94%) Network Consultant
8 5 (7.94%) Consultant
9 4 (6.35%) Security Consultant
9 4 (6.35%) Senior Network Engineer
9 4 (6.35%) Network Security Consultant
10 3 (4.76%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
10 3 (4.76%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 3 (4.76%) Desktop Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.70%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.35%) CLARiiON
3 3 (4.76%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.76%) iPad
3 3 (4.76%) iPhone
4 2 (3.17%) Clustering
5 1 (1.59%) FlexPod
5 1 (1.59%) Statistics
5 1 (1.59%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 37 (58.73%) Windows
2 17 (26.98%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (23.81%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (20.63%) Windows 7
5 12 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (11.11%) Linux
7 4 (6.35%) Debian
8 3 (4.76%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.59%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (38.10%) ITIL
2 16 (25.40%) Incident Management
3 15 (23.81%) Service Delivery
4 9 (14.29%) Change Management
5 7 (11.11%) Change Control
5 7 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
6 6 (9.52%) Network Management
7 5 (7.94%) Load Balancing
8 4 (6.35%) Problem Management
9 3 (4.76%) Migration
9 3 (4.76%) CAD
9 3 (4.76%) Project Management
10 2 (3.17%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (3.17%) Kalman Filter
11 1 (1.59%) Agile Software Development
11 1 (1.59%) Stakeholder Management
11 1 (1.59%) Disaster Recovery
11 1 (1.59%) B2B
11 1 (1.59%) Mentoring
11 1 (1.59%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.35%) SQL
2 3 (4.76%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.17%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (31.75%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (23.81%) MCP
3 10 (15.87%) CCNP
3 10 (15.87%) CCNA
4 9 (14.29%) CCIE
5 5 (7.94%) MCSE
5 5 (7.94%) Citrix Certification
5 5 (7.94%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (6.35%) HP ASE
6 4 (6.35%) HP MASE
6 4 (6.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 4 (6.35%) CCSP
6 4 (6.35%) CCDP
6 4 (6.35%) CCSE
6 4 (6.35%) JNCIP
6 4 (6.35%) JNCIE
7 3 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (4.76%) Degree
8 2 (3.17%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (3.17%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.52%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 8 (12.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (12.70%) Hyper-V
3 7 (11.11%) vSphere
4 3 (4.76%) Terminal Server
4 3 (4.76%) XenApp
4 3 (4.76%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (7.94%) ARCserve
1 5 (7.94%) SCCM
2 3 (4.76%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (3.17%) SCOM
3 2 (3.17%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 28 (44.44%) Citrix
2 27 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 22 (34.92%) VMware
4 19 (30.16%) HP
5 17 (26.98%) Adobe
6 14 (22.22%) Symantec
6 14 (22.22%) McAfee
6 14 (22.22%) Lotus
7 13 (20.63%) CheckPoint
7 13 (20.63%) F5
8 7 (11.11%) NetApp
9 6 (9.52%) Juniper
10 5 (7.94%) CA
10 5 (7.94%) Riverbed
11 4 (6.35%) Fortinet
11 4 (6.35%) Red Hat
11 4 (6.35%) Dell
11 4 (6.35%) EMC
11 4 (6.35%) Oracle
12 3 (4.76%) Wyse
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