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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 30 46 24
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -22
Contract jobs citing Cisco 24 20 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 4.05% 2.77% 7.20%
As % of the Vendors category 8.54% 5.45% 15.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 25
Average daily rate £340 £190 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+79.41% -31.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £104 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £319 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 11 3
Average hourly rate £60.00 £12.00 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+400.00% +4.34%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +20.00%
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
281 367 239
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 47.47% 50.76% 45.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 197 114
Average daily rate £400 £375 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £107 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £541 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 26 29
Average hourly rate £17.50 £12.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.83% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.80 £11.74 £10.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £35.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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
Cambridge +6 16 £345 +12.65% 6
Peterborough +5 6 £235 +125.96% 4
Cisco
East of England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 21 (45.65%) Windows
2 20 (43.48%) WAN
3 18 (39.13%) ITIL
4 16 (34.78%) Citrix
5 15 (32.61%) LAN
5 15 (32.61%) Data Centre
6 14 (30.43%) Firewall
7 12 (26.09%) Linux
7 12 (26.09%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (26.09%) Active Directory
8 11 (23.91%) CCNA
8 11 (23.91%) HP
9 9 (19.57%) Incident Management
9 9 (19.57%) Microsoft
10 8 (17.39%) SLA
10 8 (17.39%) CheckPoint
10 8 (17.39%) VMware
11 7 (15.22%) VPN
11 7 (15.22%) VoIP
11 7 (15.22%) MS Office
11 7 (15.22%) F5
11 7 (15.22%) Security Cleared
11 7 (15.22%) VMware Infrastructure
11 7 (15.22%) Cisco ASA
12 6 (13.04%) Windows 7
12 6 (13.04%) SC Cleared
12 6 (13.04%) Splunk
12 6 (13.04%) Windows Server
12 6 (13.04%) IBM Notes
12 6 (13.04%) TCP/IP

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 6 (13.04%) IBM Notes
2 3 (6.52%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.35%) Apache
3 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (15.22%) MS Office
2 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (2.17%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.52%) Office 365
2 1 (2.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (43.48%) WAN
2 15 (32.61%) LAN
3 14 (30.43%) Firewall
4 7 (15.22%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (15.22%) VoIP
4 7 (15.22%) VPN
5 6 (13.04%) TCP/IP
5 6 (13.04%) Wireless
6 4 (8.70%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (8.70%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (6.52%) Internet
7 3 (6.52%) MPLS
7 3 (6.52%) SAN
8 2 (4.35%) Ethernet
8 2 (4.35%) NetScaler
8 2 (4.35%) Network Security
9 1 (2.17%) Cisco PIX
9 1 (2.17%) iSCSI
9 1 (2.17%) NX-OS
9 1 (2.17%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.70%) Oracle Exadata
2 2 (4.35%) MySQL
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (4.35%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.35%) JIRA
3 1 (2.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (8.70%) Finance
1 4 (8.70%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.17%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 12 (26.09%) Network Engineer
2 11 (23.91%) Analyst
3 10 (21.74%) Service Desk Analyst
4 9 (19.57%) Service Analyst
5 7 (15.22%) Administrator
5 7 (15.22%) Network Administrator
6 5 (10.87%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
6 5 (10.87%) 1st Line Support
6 5 (10.87%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 5 (10.87%) Cisco Engineer
6 5 (10.87%) Service Desk Support
6 5 (10.87%) Service Desk Support Analyst
6 5 (10.87%) Support Analyst
7 3 (6.52%) Active Directory Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Architect
7 3 (6.52%) Implementation Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Network Architect
7 3 (6.52%) Senior Network Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) VMware Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) .NET
1 1 (2.17%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 15 (32.61%) Data Centre
2 4 (8.70%) CCTV
3 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.35%) CMDB
3 2 (4.35%) HP Storage
3 2 (4.35%) NHS
4 1 (2.17%) Clustering
4 1 (2.17%) iPad
4 1 (2.17%) PKI
4 1 (2.17%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 21 (45.65%) Windows
2 12 (26.09%) Linux
3 6 (13.04%) Windows 7
3 6 (13.04%) Windows Server
4 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (6.52%) Unix
5 3 (6.52%) Windows 8
5 3 (6.52%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (39.13%) ITIL
2 9 (19.57%) Incident Management
3 6 (13.04%) Migration
3 6 (13.04%) Service Delivery
4 4 (8.70%) Load Balancing
4 4 (8.70%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (8.70%) Service Management
5 3 (6.52%) Data Migration
5 3 (6.52%) Functional Testing
5 3 (6.52%) Network Design
6 2 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (4.35%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (4.35%) Change Control
6 2 (4.35%) Change Management
6 2 (4.35%) Configuration Management
6 2 (4.35%) High Availability
6 2 (4.35%) Kanban
6 2 (4.35%) Problem Management
6 2 (4.35%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (4.35%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.35%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (26.09%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (23.91%) CCNA
3 7 (15.22%) Security Cleared
4 6 (13.04%) CCNP
4 6 (13.04%) SC Cleared
5 5 (10.87%) MCP
6 4 (8.70%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (8.70%) MCSE
6 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (6.52%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (6.52%) MCSA
7 3 (6.52%) VCP5
7 3 (6.52%) VCP6
7 3 (6.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (4.35%) CCIE
9 1 (2.17%) CCA
9 1 (2.17%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (2.17%) HNC
9 1 (2.17%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.39%) SLA
2 2 (4.35%) QA
3 1 (2.17%) COBIT
3 1 (2.17%) HIPAA
3 1 (2.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (26.09%) Active Directory
2 7 (15.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.35%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (8.70%) Nagios
2 2 (4.35%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (4.35%) Puppet
2 2 (4.35%) SCOM
3 1 (2.17%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (2.17%) OpenView
3 1 (2.17%) SCCM
3 1 (2.17%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 16 (34.78%) Citrix
2 11 (23.91%) HP
3 9 (19.57%) Microsoft
4 8 (17.39%) CheckPoint
4 8 (17.39%) VMware
5 7 (15.22%) F5
6 6 (13.04%) Adobe
6 6 (13.04%) Intel Security
6 6 (13.04%) Juniper
6 6 (13.04%) Lotus
6 6 (13.04%) Splunk
6 6 (13.04%) Symantec
7 4 (8.70%) BMC
7 4 (8.70%) Dell
7 4 (8.70%) NetApp
7 4 (8.70%) Oracle
7 4 (8.70%) Remedy
7 4 (8.70%) WorldPay
8 3 (6.52%) Fortinet
8 3 (6.52%) Palo Alto