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 27 April 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.

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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 29 40 23
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -17
Contract jobs citing Cisco 11 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 4.21% 2.22% 3.57%
As % of the Vendors category 10.00% 6.06% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 4
Average daily rate
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£275 £388 £231
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.03% +67.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £136 £369 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £480 £253
UK excluding London average daily rate £339 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.44% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £9.00 - £11.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £18.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+31.94% -10.00%
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
110 132 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 42.15% 36.67% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 84 48
Average daily rate £325 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £175 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 9
Average hourly rate £9.00 £14.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.93% +3.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 27 April 2015.

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 27 April 2015, 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 11 (35.48%) Microsoft
1 11 (35.48%) Migration
2 10 (32.26%) LAN
2 10 (32.26%) Cisco Prime
3 9 (29.03%) WAN
4 8 (25.81%) Windows
5 7 (22.58%) CCNA
5 7 (22.58%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (22.58%) Firewall
6 6 (19.35%) Wireless
6 6 (19.35%) VMware
6 6 (19.35%) Active Directory
6 6 (19.35%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (16.13%) Citrix
8 4 (12.90%) CheckPoint
8 4 (12.90%) SQL
8 4 (12.90%) ITIL
8 4 (12.90%) SLA
8 4 (12.90%) Hyper-V
8 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Azure
9 3 (9.68%) Lync
9 3 (9.68%) Cisco CUCM
9 3 (9.68%) Windows Intune
9 3 (9.68%) NAS
9 3 (9.68%) SaaS
9 3 (9.68%) SC Cleared
9 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
9 3 (9.68%) Dynamics CRM
9 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Integration Services

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 (9.68%) SharePoint
1 3 (9.68%) Lync
2 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (3.23%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (9.68%) SaaS
3 1 (3.23%) Office 365
3 1 (3.23%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 10 (32.26%) LAN
2 9 (29.03%) WAN
3 7 (22.58%) Firewall
4 6 (19.35%) Wireless
4 6 (19.35%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (9.68%) NAS
5 3 (9.68%) IP Telephony
5 3 (9.68%) SAN
5 3 (9.68%) MPLS
5 3 (9.68%) Network Security
6 2 (6.45%) VoIP
7 1 (3.23%) WLAN
7 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
7 1 (3.23%) BGP
7 1 (3.23%) Internet
7 1 (3.23%) VLAN
7 1 (3.23%) Softswitch
7 1 (3.23%) Structured Cabling
7 1 (3.23%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 2 (6.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (32.26%) Voice Engineer
2 9 (29.03%) Cisco Engineer
3 6 (19.35%) Architect
4 5 (16.13%) Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Network Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) Cisco Voice Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Voice Architect
6 3 (9.68%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (9.68%) Support Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) 1st Line Support
7 2 (6.45%) Support Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
8 1 (3.23%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 1 (3.23%) 1st Line Support Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) 1st Line Support Technician
8 1 (3.23%) Technical Design Authority
8 1 (3.23%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.81%) Windows
2 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (9.68%) Windows XP
3 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.23%) AIX
5 1 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) Migration
2 4 (12.90%) ITIL
3 3 (9.68%) CRM
3 3 (9.68%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (9.68%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (6.45%) UML
4 2 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (6.45%) TOGAF
4 2 (6.45%) Business Analysis
5 1 (3.23%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.23%) Project Management
5 1 (3.23%) System Testing
5 1 (3.23%) Test Strategy
5 1 (3.23%) Analytics
5 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.90%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) CCNA
1 7 (22.58%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (9.68%) SC Cleared
2 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.45%) CCNP
4 1 (3.23%) MCSE
4 1 (3.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.23%) MCTS
4 1 (3.23%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (19.35%) Active Directory
2 4 (12.90%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.45%) VMware ESX
4 1 (3.23%) ProxySG
4 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (32.26%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (9.68%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (9.68%) Windows Intune
3 1 (3.23%) Tivoli
3 1 (3.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (3.23%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (3.23%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 11 (35.48%) Microsoft
2 6 (19.35%) VMware
3 5 (16.13%) Citrix
4 4 (12.90%) CheckPoint
5 3 (9.68%) Juniper
6 2 (6.45%) Avaya
7 1 (3.23%) HP
7 1 (3.23%) NetApp
7 1 (3.23%) Blue Coat
7 1 (3.23%) LANDesk
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