The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco ASA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco ASA over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 35 47 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 4 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.36% 0.78% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.30% 5.77% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 0
Median daily rate £350 £275 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £349 £351
% change year-on-year
+7.52% -0.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £26.88 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+67.44% +22.15%
Cisco ASA
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Communications & Networking Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
43 52 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 14.63% 13.47% 13.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 40 31
Median daily rate £375 £275 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £185 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +5.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £12.50 £20.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+50.98% +7.62%

Cisco ASA
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff region citing Cisco ASA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Cisco ASA Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Cisco ASA
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Cisco ASA Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco ASA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for Cisco ASA.

1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) F5
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
4 1 (25.00%) NFS
4 1 (25.00%) SLA
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) Symantec
4 1 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) CCNP
4 1 (25.00%) CCIP
4 1 (25.00%) CCDP
4 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (25.00%) Citrix
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (25.00%) NetApp
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (25.00%) XenApp
4 1 (25.00%) vSphere
4 1 (25.00%) Altiris
4 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) CCDP
2 1 (25.00%) CCIP
2 1 (25.00%) CCNP
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) NFS
1 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) vSphere
1 1 (25.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (25.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) F5
3 1 (25.00%) Altiris
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) NetApp
3 1 (25.00%) Symantec
3 1 (25.00%) VMware