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 10 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certification
Rank 41 46 28
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -18
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 15 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.54% 0.32% 2.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.15% 1.54% 11.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 0 4
Average daily rate £238 - £380
90% offered a daily rate of more than £129 - £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 - £421
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £345
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -5.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £18.13 £20.75
% change year-on-year
+106.83% -12.62%
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
99 65 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 23.35% 20.90% 21.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 47 39
Average daily rate £325 £480 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.29% +28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £590 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £47.00 £17.50 £16.16
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+168.57% +8.29%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016, 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 26 (89.66%) Cisco
2 23 (79.31%) CCNA
3 17 (58.62%) CCNP
4 16 (55.17%) Firewall
5 10 (34.48%) Internet
6 9 (31.03%) ITIL
6 9 (31.03%) LAN
7 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
7 8 (27.59%) HP
7 8 (27.59%) Citrix
8 7 (24.14%) Tivoli
8 7 (24.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 7 (24.14%) CheckPoint
8 7 (24.14%) MS Excel
8 7 (24.14%) WAN
8 7 (24.14%) HP Data Protector
8 7 (24.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 6 (20.69%) Security Cleared
9 6 (20.69%) SLA
9 6 (20.69%) AIX
9 6 (20.69%) Linux
9 6 (20.69%) Juniper
10 5 (17.24%) Wireless
10 5 (17.24%) VMware
11 4 (13.79%) Logistics
11 4 (13.79%) Incident Management
11 4 (13.79%) VPN
11 4 (13.79%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (13.79%) NetScaler
12 3 (10.34%) SC Cleared

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 (3.45%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (24.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 16 (55.17%) Firewall
2 10 (34.48%) Internet
3 9 (31.03%) LAN
4 7 (24.14%) WAN
5 5 (17.24%) Wireless
6 4 (13.79%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (13.79%) NetScaler
6 4 (13.79%) VPN
7 3 (10.34%) Cisco Wireless
7 3 (10.34%) Network Security
7 3 (10.34%) WLAN
8 2 (6.90%) DMZ
8 2 (6.90%) DNS
8 2 (6.90%) MPLS
8 2 (6.90%) OSPF
8 2 (6.90%) VoIP
9 1 (3.45%) ADSL
9 1 (3.45%) DHCP
9 1 (3.45%) Ethernet
9 1 (3.45%) FTP
General
1 2 (6.90%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 17 (58.62%) Network Engineer
2 4 (13.79%) Network Support
3 3 (10.34%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
3 3 (10.34%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 3 (10.34%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (10.34%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Help Desk Support
4 2 (6.90%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Architect
4 2 (6.90%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Network Architect
4 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Cisco Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Field Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Firewall Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Senior Technical Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Voice Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.45%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.69%) AIX
1 6 (20.69%) Linux
2 2 (6.90%) Windows
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) ITIL
2 4 (13.79%) Incident Management
2 4 (13.79%) Logistics
3 2 (6.90%) Load Balancing
3 2 (6.90%) Mentoring
3 2 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (3.45%) Migration
4 1 (3.45%) Network Design
4 1 (3.45%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (3.45%) Resource Management
4 1 (3.45%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 23 (79.31%) CCNA
2 17 (58.62%) CCNP
3 7 (24.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 6 (20.69%) Security Cleared
5 3 (10.34%) CCIE
5 3 (10.34%) SC Cleared
6 2 (6.90%) CCDP
7 1 (3.45%) CCNP Voice
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.69%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (24.14%) HP Data Protector
1 7 (24.14%) Tivoli
1 7 (24.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (3.45%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (3.45%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 26 (89.66%) Cisco
2 8 (27.59%) Citrix
2 8 (27.59%) HP
2 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
3 7 (24.14%) CheckPoint
4 6 (20.69%) Juniper
5 5 (17.24%) VMware
6 3 (10.34%) F5
7 1 (3.45%) Avaya
7 1 (3.45%) Nokia
7 1 (3.45%) Palo Alto
7 1 (3.45%) Polycom
7 1 (3.45%) Riverbed
7 1 (3.45%) SolarWinds
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Austin Fraser
Posted: 2 days ago