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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 24 23 30
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Contract jobs citing Cisco 19 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 6.05% 4.72% 1.39%
As % of the Vendors category 11.80% 10.78% 2.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 8 2
Average daily rate
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£425 £375 £164
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +129.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £268 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £455 £193
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £328 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.70% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £10.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.75 £17.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+18.57% -16.66%
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
161 102 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 51.27% 43.78% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 71 58
Average daily rate £375 £353 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.38% +0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 9
Average hourly rate £16.00 £90.00 £9.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-82.22% +865.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 12 (48.00%) Migration
2 10 (40.00%) WAN
3 9 (36.00%) Cisco Prime
4 8 (32.00%) LAN
5 6 (24.00%) SC Cleared
5 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
5 6 (24.00%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (24.00%) Firewall
5 6 (24.00%) Wireless
6 5 (20.00%) ITIL
7 4 (16.00%) SQL
7 4 (16.00%) Hyper-V
8 3 (12.00%) NAS
8 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (12.00%) SaaS
8 3 (12.00%) Lync
8 3 (12.00%) Test Strategy
8 3 (12.00%) Cisco CUCM
8 3 (12.00%) Windows Intune
8 3 (12.00%) IP Telephony
8 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (12.00%) Network Security
8 3 (12.00%) Dynamics CRM
8 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (12.00%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
8 3 (12.00%) CRM
8 3 (12.00%) SharePoint
8 3 (12.00%) SLA
8 3 (12.00%) Microsoft

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (12.00%) Lync
1 3 (12.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (12.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (40.00%) WAN
2 8 (32.00%) LAN
3 6 (24.00%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (24.00%) Firewall
3 6 (24.00%) Wireless
4 3 (12.00%) NAS
4 3 (12.00%) IP Telephony
4 3 (12.00%) Network Security
4 3 (12.00%) MPLS
4 3 (12.00%) SAN
5 2 (8.00%) Internet
5 2 (8.00%) DNS
5 2 (8.00%) VoIP
5 2 (8.00%) ADSL
5 2 (8.00%) LLU
6 1 (4.00%) ISDN
6 1 (4.00%) WLAN
6 1 (4.00%) PBX
6 1 (4.00%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Voice Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Architect
3 5 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Network Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (12.00%) Voice Architect
5 3 (12.00%) Test Manager
6 2 (8.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Cisco Voice Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Technical Design Authority
7 1 (4.00%) Operations Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Call Centre Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Migration
2 5 (20.00%) ITIL
3 3 (12.00%) Test Strategy
3 3 (12.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (12.00%) CRM
4 2 (8.00%) UML
4 2 (8.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (8.00%) TOGAF
4 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.00%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (4.00%) Capacity Management
5 1 (4.00%) Service Management
5 1 (4.00%) Change Management
5 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (4.00%) System Testing
5 1 (4.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.00%) CCENT
2 2 (8.00%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (4.00%) BC Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) CCNA
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) SLA
2 2 (8.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (16.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (36.00%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (12.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (12.00%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (12.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (12.00%) Juniper
2 2 (8.00%) Remedy
3 1 (4.00%) VMware
3 1 (4.00%) LANDesk
3 1 (4.00%) Citrix
3 1 (4.00%) Avaya
3 1 (4.00%) NetApp
3 1 (4.00%) Siemens
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £420 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Rate: £175 - £230 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450 per day
Posted: 25 days ago