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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 30 42 37
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -5
Contract jobs citing Cisco 15 18 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 4.69% 4.21% 3.08%
As % of the Vendors category 11.36% 10.40% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 16 8
Median daily rate £325 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £164 £208 £121
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £374 £350 £347
% change year-on-year
+6.71% +0.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £20.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £20.25
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +11.11%
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
132 173 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 41.25% 40.42% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 144 100
Median daily rate £413 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £224 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 2 3
Median hourly rate £12.50 £22.38 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.13% +39.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £21.28 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.30 £23.48 £28.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 21 (72.41%) Firewall
2 14 (48.28%) CheckPoint
3 11 (37.93%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (37.93%) LAN
3 11 (37.93%) WAN
3 11 (37.93%) Cisco ASA
3 11 (37.93%) SC Cleared
3 11 (37.93%) Security Cleared
4 10 (34.48%) F5
4 10 (34.48%) CCNA
5 9 (31.03%) ITIL
6 8 (27.59%) Windows
6 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
7 7 (24.14%) Wireless
8 6 (20.69%) Finance
8 6 (20.69%) Process Improvement
9 5 (17.24%) CCNP
9 5 (17.24%) Active Directory
10 4 (13.79%) Citrix
10 4 (13.79%) Symantec
10 4 (13.79%) VMware
10 4 (13.79%) Telecoms
10 4 (13.79%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 3 (10.34%) Nessus
11 3 (10.34%) Sourcefire
11 3 (10.34%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 3 (10.34%) IP Telephony
11 3 (10.34%) Incident Management
11 3 (10.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 3 (10.34%) Business Development

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 3 (10.34%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.45%) IIS
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.45%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 21 (72.41%) Firewall
2 11 (37.93%) Cisco ASA
2 11 (37.93%) LAN
2 11 (37.93%) WAN
3 7 (24.14%) Wireless
4 3 (10.34%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (10.34%) Cisco IPT
4 3 (10.34%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 3 (10.34%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 3 (10.34%) IP Telephony
4 3 (10.34%) VPN
4 3 (10.34%) WLAN
5 2 (6.90%) Network Security
6 1 (3.45%) DHCP
6 1 (3.45%) DNS
6 1 (3.45%) Internet
6 1 (3.45%) iSCSI
6 1 (3.45%) NetScaler
6 1 (3.45%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (3.45%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (20.69%) Finance
2 4 (13.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Network Engineer
2 7 (24.14%) Cisco Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) Analyst
3 6 (20.69%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Cisco Voice Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Security Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Voice Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Field Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) IT Security Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Juniper Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) NOC Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Rollout Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Server Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) SOC Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Support Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Telephony Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Data Centre
1 3 (10.34%) Management Information System
1 3 (10.34%) PKI
2 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.90%) Virtual Team
3 1 (3.45%) Mobile Computing
3 1 (3.45%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (3.45%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 8 (27.59%) Windows
2 2 (6.90%) Windows Server
2 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.45%) Linux
3 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) ITIL
2 6 (20.69%) Process Improvement
3 3 (10.34%) Business Development
3 3 (10.34%) Configuration Management
3 3 (10.34%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (10.34%) Incident Management
3 3 (10.34%) Information Security
3 3 (10.34%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 3 (10.34%) Project Governance
3 3 (10.34%) SIEM
3 3 (10.34%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 3 (10.34%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (6.90%) ITSM
4 2 (6.90%) Load Balancing
4 2 (6.90%) Scrum
5 1 (3.45%) Analytics
5 1 (3.45%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (3.45%) Security Operations
5 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (37.93%) Cisco Certification
1 11 (37.93%) SC Cleared
1 11 (37.93%) Security Cleared
2 10 (34.48%) CCNA
3 5 (17.24%) CCNP
4 2 (6.90%) CCENT
4 2 (6.90%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (3.45%) CCDP
5 1 (3.45%) CCIP
5 1 (3.45%) CISSP
5 1 (3.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (6.90%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (17.24%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.90%) XenApp
4 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.45%) NFS
4 1 (3.45%) VMware ESX
4 1 (3.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 3 (10.34%) Nessus
2 3 (10.34%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (6.90%) Backup Exec
3 2 (6.90%) CA Spectrum
3 2 (6.90%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (6.90%) Zenoss
4 1 (3.45%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (3.45%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (3.45%) Tivoli
4 1 (3.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 14 (48.28%) CheckPoint
2 10 (34.48%) F5
3 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
4 4 (13.79%) Citrix
4 4 (13.79%) Symantec
4 4 (13.79%) VMware
5 3 (10.34%) Genesys
5 3 (10.34%) NICE Systems
5 3 (10.34%) ScanSafe
5 3 (10.34%) Sourcefire
5 3 (10.34%) Splunk
6 2 (6.90%) Avaya
6 2 (6.90%) CA
6 2 (6.90%) Intel Security
6 2 (6.90%) Juniper
6 2 (6.90%) LogRhythm
6 2 (6.90%) Nortel
6 2 (6.90%) ServiceNow
7 1 (3.45%) BT
7 1 (3.45%) NetApp