The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco Certification over the 3 months to 1 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.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certification
Rank 30 48 23
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -25
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 7 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.63% 0.53% 2.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.00% 3.08% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 3
Average daily rate
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£175 £365 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-52.05% +62.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate £337 £350 £288
% change year-on-year
-3.85% +21.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £10.25 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.88 £19.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+10.75% -21.00%
Cisco Certification
South Wales

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

Qualifications Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
50 65 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 18.80% 17.15% 20.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 33 21
Average daily rate £350 £290 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% -6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £208 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £413 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 6
Average hourly rate £11.50 £16.16 £16.16
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.83% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £16.16 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.13 £20.50 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.31 £18.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+29.50% -21.73%

Cisco Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Cisco Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Cisco Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Cisco Certification Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Cisco Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco Certification across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Cisco Certification Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

Cisco Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Cisco Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff region citing Cisco Certification 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 Certification.

1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) CCNA
2 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) Citrix
2 5 (62.50%) VMware
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 4 (50.00%) Windows XP
4 3 (37.50%) Firewall
5 2 (25.00%) ITIL
5 2 (25.00%) CCNP
5 2 (25.00%) LAN
5 2 (25.00%) WAN
6 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
6 1 (12.50%) SLA
6 1 (12.50%) VoIP
6 1 (12.50%) HP
6 1 (12.50%) MS Office
6 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
6 1 (12.50%) ISDN
6 1 (12.50%) AIX
6 1 (12.50%) Linux
6 1 (12.50%) MCSE
6 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
6 1 (12.50%) Wireless
6 1 (12.50%) Finance
6 1 (12.50%) Migration
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff region citing Cisco Certification 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 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Firewall
2 2 (25.00%) LAN
2 2 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (12.50%) VoIP
3 1 (12.50%) ISDN
3 1 (12.50%) Wireless
3 1 (12.50%) Internet
3 1 (12.50%) BGP
3 1 (12.50%) Softswitch
3 1 (12.50%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (12.50%) VLAN
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) 1st Line Support
2 3 (37.50%) Network Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Support Technician
4 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support Technician
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Support
4 1 (12.50%) Network Support
4 1 (12.50%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (12.50%) AIX
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) CCNA
2 2 (25.00%) CCNP
3 1 (12.50%) MCSE
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (12.50%) MCTS
3 1 (12.50%) CCENT
3 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Tivoli
1 1 (12.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (12.50%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) Citrix
2 5 (62.50%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) Avaya