The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 26 22 41
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +19
Contract jobs citing Cisco 4 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 2.17% 0.88% 0.45%
As % of the Vendors category 5.56% 1.85% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £21.75 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +1.16%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

Vendors Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
72 54 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 39.13% 47.37% 48.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 21 69
Average daily rate £475 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £295 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £616
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 2
Average hourly rate £25.00 £18.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.88% -20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cisco across the Canary Wharf region.

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Cisco across the Canary Wharf region.

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 3 (50.00%) WAN
1 3 (50.00%) Juniper
1 3 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (50.00%) Low Latency
2 2 (33.33%) Ultra-Low Latency
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) CCIE
2 2 (33.33%) C
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) LAN
2 2 (33.33%) Information Security
2 2 (33.33%) Network Design
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (33.33%) F5
3 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (16.67%) SIEM
3 1 (16.67%) WAAS
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (16.67%) Hedge funds
3 1 (16.67%) Junos
3 1 (16.67%) SWIFT
3 1 (16.67%) SWIFTNet
3 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) VLAN
3 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (16.67%) WLAN
3 1 (16.67%) HSRP
3 1 (16.67%) GLBP
3 1 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (16.67%) Multicast
3 1 (16.67%) IOS XR
3 1 (16.67%) NX-OS
3 1 (16.67%) WAAS
3 1 (16.67%) Junos
3 1 (16.67%) SWIFTNet
3 1 (16.67%) Wireless
3 1 (16.67%) IPsec
3 1 (16.67%) IGMP
3 1 (16.67%) Gigabit Ethernet
3 1 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) DB2
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Publishing
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Design Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Security Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Network Design Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Network Design Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Design Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) IT Security Officer
2 1 (16.67%) Security Officer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Security Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) IT Security Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Security Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) XML
1 1 (16.67%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Hedge funds
2 1 (16.67%) SWIFT
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Low Latency
2 2 (33.33%) Ultra-Low Latency
2 2 (33.33%) Information Security
2 2 (33.33%) Network Design
3 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
3 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (16.67%) SIEM
3 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (16.67%) Cyber Security
3 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (16.67%) Malware Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C
2 1 (16.67%) VB
2 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (33.33%) CCIE
2 1 (16.67%) CISSP
2 1 (16.67%) CISA
2 1 (16.67%) CISM
2 1 (16.67%) CCSA
2 1 (16.67%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Snort
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Juniper
1 3 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (33.33%) F5
3 1 (16.67%) Cyber-Ark
3 1 (16.67%) ScanSafe
3 1 (16.67%) SevOne
3 1 (16.67%) McAfee
3 1 (16.67%) IBM
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix