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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 26 19 31
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +12
Contract jobs citing Cisco 18 15 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 5.50% 6.07% 2.07%
As % of the Vendors category 12.95% 13.04% 4.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 9 3
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +128.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £270 £137
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £453 £195
UK excluding London average daily rate £344 £336 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +3.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
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
139 115 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 42.51% 46.56% 46.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 70 55
Average daily rate £325 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £230 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 6
Average hourly rate £16.00 £18.97 £9.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.65% +103.54%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -10.52%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 10 (50.00%) Migration
2 8 (40.00%) WAN
3 7 (35.00%) Cisco Prime
4 6 (30.00%) ITIL
4 6 (30.00%) LAN
5 5 (25.00%) SC Cleared
5 5 (25.00%) Security Cleared
6 4 (20.00%) Hyper-V
6 4 (20.00%) SQL
7 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
7 3 (15.00%) CRM
7 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
7 3 (15.00%) SLA
7 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (15.00%) MPLS
7 3 (15.00%) CheckPoint
7 3 (15.00%) Juniper
7 3 (15.00%) SAN
7 3 (15.00%) Network Security
7 3 (15.00%) IP Telephony
7 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (15.00%) Dynamics CRM
7 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (15.00%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (15.00%) Wireless
7 3 (15.00%) Firewall
7 3 (15.00%) NAS
7 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (15.00%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (15.00%) SaaS

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (15.00%) Lync
2 1 (5.00%) IIS
2 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Business Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (15.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (40.00%) WAN
2 6 (30.00%) LAN
3 3 (15.00%) MPLS
3 3 (15.00%) SAN
3 3 (15.00%) Network Security
3 3 (15.00%) IP Telephony
3 3 (15.00%) Wireless
3 3 (15.00%) Firewall
3 3 (15.00%) NAS
3 3 (15.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (10.00%) LLU
4 2 (10.00%) Internet
4 2 (10.00%) DNS
4 2 (10.00%) VoIP
4 2 (10.00%) ADSL
5 1 (5.00%) ISDN
5 1 (5.00%) PBX
5 1 (5.00%) H.323
5 1 (5.00%) PABX
5 1 (5.00%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Voice Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Architect
3 3 (15.00%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (15.00%) Test Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Voice Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Cisco Voice Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Network Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Desktop Support
5 1 (5.00%) Call Centre Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Desktop Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Design Authority
5 1 (5.00%) Operations Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Migration
2 6 (30.00%) ITIL
3 3 (15.00%) CRM
3 3 (15.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (15.00%) Test Strategy
4 2 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (10.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (10.00%) TOGAF
4 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.00%) UML
5 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.00%) System Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.00%) Service Management
5 1 (5.00%) Change Management
5 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.00%) Capacity Management
5 1 (5.00%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.00%) Network+ Certification
2 2 (10.00%) CCENT
3 1 (5.00%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) SLA
2 2 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (35.00%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (15.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (15.00%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (15.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (15.00%) Juniper
2 2 (10.00%) Remedy
3 1 (5.00%) HP
3 1 (5.00%) Citrix
3 1 (5.00%) Avaya
3 1 (5.00%) NetApp
3 1 (5.00%) Siemens
3 1 (5.00%) LANDesk
3 1 (5.00%) VMware
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: NEG
Posted: 17 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Cardiff
Church International
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 25 days ago