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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 48 21 24
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +3
Contract jobs citing Cisco 19 38 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.61% 7.32% 6.13%
As % of the Vendors category 4.92% 16.03% 11.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 24 13
Average daily rate
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£306 £275 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.36% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £235 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £331 £370 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £328 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.70% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 3 8
Average hourly rate £12.00 £11.50 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% +9.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.75 £17.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+18.57% -16.66%
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
386 237 397
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 52.95% 45.66% 54.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 117 164
Average daily rate £395 £350 £374
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.85% -6.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £190 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £450 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 29 51
Average hourly rate £12.00 £12.00 £11.10
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

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
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 30 January 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -11 14 - - 3
Cambridge -17 4 £306 -17.22% 5
Huntingdon +1 1 - - 2
St Neots - - - -
Cisco
East of England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 42 (84.00%) Windows
2 28 (56.00%) Citrix
3 27 (54.00%) ITIL
4 22 (44.00%) Microsoft
5 20 (40.00%) Firewall
6 16 (32.00%) MS Office
7 15 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (28.00%) VMware
8 14 (28.00%) Symantec
8 14 (28.00%) HP
9 13 (26.00%) Adobe
9 13 (26.00%) IBM Notes
9 13 (26.00%) Lotus
9 13 (26.00%) McAfee
10 12 (24.00%) SAN
11 11 (22.00%) Incident Management
11 11 (22.00%) VoIP
12 10 (20.00%) MCP
12 10 (20.00%) Service Delivery
13 9 (18.00%) Cisco Certification
14 8 (16.00%) MS Exchange
14 8 (16.00%) ISO 9001
14 8 (16.00%) WatchGuard
14 8 (16.00%) VLAN
14 8 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
14 8 (16.00%) XenServer
14 8 (16.00%) Kindle
15 7 (14.00%) Windows 7
15 7 (14.00%) Cisco ASA
15 7 (14.00%) DNS

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 13 (26.00%) IBM Notes
2 8 (16.00%) MS Exchange
3 5 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 16 (32.00%) MS Office
2 2 (4.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 20 (40.00%) Firewall
2 12 (24.00%) SAN
3 11 (22.00%) VoIP
4 8 (16.00%) VLAN
5 7 (14.00%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (14.00%) DNS
6 6 (12.00%) DHCP
7 4 (8.00%) LAN
7 4 (8.00%) WAN
7 4 (8.00%) VPN
7 4 (8.00%) Wireless
8 3 (6.00%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (6.00%) Internet
8 3 (6.00%) TCP/IP
9 2 (4.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 2 (4.00%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (2.00%) IP Telephony
10 1 (2.00%) LDAP
10 1 (2.00%) Unified Communications
10 1 (2.00%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.00%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (8.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (40.00%) Analyst
2 15 (30.00%) Support Analyst
3 13 (26.00%) 1st Line Support
4 12 (24.00%) Service Analyst
4 12 (24.00%) Service Desk Analyst
5 11 (22.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 8 (16.00%) Network Engineer
6 8 (16.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (8.00%) Technical Support
8 3 (6.00%) IT Support
8 3 (6.00%) Support Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) Consultant
9 2 (4.00%) Project Manager
9 2 (4.00%) Desktop Support
9 2 (4.00%) Help Desk Analyst
9 2 (4.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 2 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support
9 2 (4.00%) Support Consultant
9 2 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 2 (4.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.00%) Kindle
2 5 (10.00%) CLARiiON
3 3 (6.00%) Blackberry
3 3 (6.00%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (4.00%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 42 (84.00%) Windows
2 15 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (14.00%) Windows 7
4 6 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (10.00%) Linux
6 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (4.00%) Windows 8
7 2 (4.00%) Android
7 2 (4.00%) Debian
8 1 (2.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (54.00%) ITIL
2 11 (22.00%) Incident Management
3 10 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (4.00%) Change Control
4 2 (4.00%) Service Management
4 2 (4.00%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (4.00%) Load Balancing
4 2 (4.00%) Change Management
4 2 (4.00%) Migration
5 1 (2.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (2.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.00%) CRM
5 1 (2.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (20.00%) MCP
2 9 (18.00%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (14.00%) CCNA
4 3 (6.00%) CCNP
5 2 (4.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (4.00%) CCIE
5 2 (4.00%) MCSE
5 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.00%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.00%) ISO 9001
2 3 (6.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (16.00%) XenServer
2 7 (14.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (12.00%) vSphere
4 2 (4.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.00%) ProxySG
5 1 (2.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (2.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (2.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 28 (56.00%) Citrix
2 22 (44.00%) Microsoft
3 14 (28.00%) VMware
3 14 (28.00%) Symantec
3 14 (28.00%) HP
4 13 (26.00%) Adobe
4 13 (26.00%) Lotus
4 13 (26.00%) McAfee
5 8 (16.00%) WatchGuard
6 7 (14.00%) NetApp
6 7 (14.00%) CheckPoint
6 7 (14.00%) EMC
7 5 (10.00%) F5
8 4 (8.00%) Oracle
8 4 (8.00%) Dell
9 3 (6.00%) 3PAR
10 2 (4.00%) MobileIron
10 2 (4.00%) ServiceNow
10 2 (4.00%) Meraki
10 2 (4.00%) Remedy
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