The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 29 June 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.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 24 28 45
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +17
Contract jobs citing Cisco 14 15 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 5.04% 4.48% 1.21%
As % of the Vendors category 11.11% 12.30% 3.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 11 3
Median daily rate £333 £225 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.77% -40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £150 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £363 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £340 £326
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £10.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £19.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+28.20% +8.33%
Cisco
South Wales

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

Vendors Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
126 122 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 45.32% 36.42% 37.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 89 100
Median daily rate £350 £303 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.70% -13.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £170 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 1
Median hourly rate £13.50 £11.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.39% -14.81%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.83 £18.46 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.83% +8.58%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Cisco
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

Cisco Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco 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.

1 15 (46.88%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (43.75%) WAN
3 13 (40.63%) LAN
4 12 (37.50%) Firewall
5 10 (31.25%) CCNP
6 9 (28.13%) Windows
6 9 (28.13%) CCNA
7 8 (25.00%) Avaya
7 8 (25.00%) VoIP
7 8 (25.00%) Internet
7 8 (25.00%) Polycom
8 7 (21.88%) Cisco UCCX
8 7 (21.88%) CCVP
8 7 (21.88%) CheckPoint
8 7 (21.88%) Telecoms
8 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
9 6 (18.75%) VPN
9 6 (18.75%) ITIL
9 6 (18.75%) Wireless
9 6 (18.75%) Citrix
9 6 (18.75%) VMware
9 6 (18.75%) SC Cleared
9 6 (18.75%) Security Cleared
9 6 (18.75%) Windows Server
10 5 (15.63%) Migration
10 5 (15.63%) Linux
10 5 (15.63%) Juniper
11 4 (12.50%) CA
11 4 (12.50%) SLA
11 4 (12.50%) MPLS

Cisco
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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (43.75%) WAN
2 13 (40.63%) LAN
3 12 (37.50%) Firewall
4 8 (25.00%) Internet
4 8 (25.00%) VoIP
5 6 (18.75%) VPN
5 6 (18.75%) Wireless
6 4 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (12.50%) MPLS
7 3 (9.38%) BGP
7 3 (9.38%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (9.38%) OSPF
7 3 (9.38%) VLAN
8 2 (6.25%) DNS
8 2 (6.25%) HSRP
8 2 (6.25%) SAN
9 1 (3.13%) DHCP
9 1 (3.13%) FTP
9 1 (3.13%) Network Security
9 1 (3.13%) Wireless Security
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) HP UFT
1 1 (3.13%) LoadRunner
General
1 7 (21.88%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (40.63%) Network Engineer
2 10 (31.25%) Cisco Engineer
3 7 (21.88%) Voice Engineer
4 6 (18.75%) Cisco Voice Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (9.38%) Juniper Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Telecoms Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) VoIP Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
7 2 (6.25%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 2 (6.25%) Avaya Voice Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Cisco VoIP Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Data Centre Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Help Desk Support
7 2 (6.25%) Network Architect
7 2 (6.25%) Network Support
7 2 (6.25%) Technical Leader
7 2 (6.25%) Test Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (28.13%) Windows
2 6 (18.75%) Windows Server
3 5 (15.63%) Linux
4 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (6.25%) AIX
5 2 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (6.25%) Windows 7
5 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.75%) ITIL
2 5 (15.63%) Migration
3 3 (9.38%) Incident Management
3 3 (9.38%) Service Delivery
4 2 (6.25%) Load Balancing
4 2 (6.25%) Logistics
4 2 (6.25%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (6.25%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2
4 2 (6.25%) SDLC
4 2 (6.25%) Service Management
4 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (6.25%) Test Planning
4 2 (6.25%) Test Strategy
5 1 (3.13%) Functional Testing
5 1 (3.13%) Network Design
5 1 (3.13%) Procure-to-Pay
Qualifications
1 15 (46.88%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (31.25%) CCNP
3 9 (28.13%) CCNA
4 7 (21.88%) CCVP
5 6 (18.75%) SC Cleared
5 6 (18.75%) Security Cleared
6 3 (9.38%) CCDP
6 3 (9.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (6.25%) CCIE
7 2 (6.25%) JNCIA
8 1 (3.13%) CCIP
8 1 (3.13%) CCNP Voice
8 1 (3.13%) ISEB
8 1 (3.13%) ISTQB
8 1 (3.13%) JNCIE
8 1 (3.13%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (9.38%) Active Directory
1 3 (9.38%) vSphere
2 2 (6.25%) ProxySG
2 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.13%) NFS
3 1 (3.13%) VMware ESX
3 1 (3.13%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (21.88%) Cisco UCCX
2 3 (9.38%) HP Data Protector
2 3 (9.38%) Tivoli
2 3 (9.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (3.13%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.13%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (3.13%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (3.13%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (3.13%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 8 (25.00%) Avaya
1 8 (25.00%) Polycom
2 7 (21.88%) CheckPoint
2 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
3 6 (18.75%) Citrix
3 6 (18.75%) VMware
4 5 (15.63%) Juniper
5 4 (12.50%) CA
5 4 (12.50%) F5
6 3 (9.38%) HP
7 2 (6.25%) Blue Coat
7 2 (6.25%) BMC
7 2 (6.25%) PlateSpin
7 2 (6.25%) Red Hat
7 2 (6.25%) Remedy
8 1 (3.13%) BT
8 1 (3.13%) Extreme Networks
8 1 (3.13%) Palo Alto
8 1 (3.13%) Riverbed
8 1 (3.13%) Symantec
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Austin Fraser
Posted: 6 days ago