The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Chelmsford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 13 7 4
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Contract jobs citing Cisco 11 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chelmsford 10.48% 3.23% 17.39%
As % of the Vendors category 28.21% 11.11% 38.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 1
Average daily rate
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£400 £180 £95
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+122.22% +89.47%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £341 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.79% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.25 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £22.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +2.32%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Chelmsford region.

Vendors Category
Chelmsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
39 9 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chelmsford 37.14% 29.03% 45.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 6 9
Average daily rate £375 £425 £145
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +193.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £180 £97
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £484 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £13.25 £42.50 £8.48
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.82% +401.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco across the Chelmsford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Chelmsford

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Chelmsford

Cisco
Daily Rate Histogram in Chelmsford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the Chelmsford region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Cisco Daily Rate Histogram in Chelmsford

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Chelmsford

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Chelmsford

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Chelmsford 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 6 (35.29%) Telecoms
2 5 (29.41%) IVR
2 5 (29.41%) Firewall
2 5 (29.41%) Windows
2 5 (29.41%) PBX
2 5 (29.41%) VoIP
3 4 (23.53%) ITIL
3 4 (23.53%) CheckPoint
3 4 (23.53%) Internet
3 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
3 4 (23.53%) Mitel
3 4 (23.53%) VMware
3 4 (23.53%) Management Information System
3 4 (23.53%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (23.53%) Wireless
3 4 (23.53%) Load Balancing
3 4 (23.53%) F5
4 3 (17.65%) Cisco UCCX
4 3 (17.65%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (17.65%) VLAN
4 3 (17.65%) Degree
4 3 (17.65%) IP Telephony
4 3 (17.65%) Security Management
4 3 (17.65%) CCNP
4 3 (17.65%) CCNA
4 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
4 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
4 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (11.76%) IBM

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Chelmsford 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.

Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) PBX
1 5 (29.41%) VoIP
1 5 (29.41%) Firewall
2 4 (23.53%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (23.53%) Wireless
2 4 (23.53%) Internet
3 3 (17.65%) IP Telephony
3 3 (17.65%) VLAN
3 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
3 3 (17.65%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (11.76%) NAS
4 2 (11.76%) Frame Relay
4 2 (11.76%) RFID
4 2 (11.76%) H.323
4 2 (11.76%) WAN
4 2 (11.76%) ATM
4 2 (11.76%) ISDN
4 2 (11.76%) LAN
5 1 (5.88%) PSTN
5 1 (5.88%) Network Security
General
1 6 (35.29%) Telecoms
2 2 (11.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Support Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Network Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) VoIP Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) IT Security Manager
2 3 (17.65%) Security Manager
3 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) IT Support
3 2 (11.76%) Cisco Security Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Technical Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Architect
3 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (11.76%) IT Support Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Security Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Desktop Support
4 1 (5.88%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) IVR
2 4 (23.53%) Management Information System
3 2 (11.76%) NHS
3 2 (11.76%) CCTV
3 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.88%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.88%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Windows
2 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.88%) Solaris
3 1 (5.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) ITIL
1 4 (23.53%) Load Balancing
2 3 (17.65%) Security Management
3 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (11.76%) Project Management
3 2 (11.76%) Security Architecture
3 2 (11.76%) TOGAF
3 2 (11.76%) Project Planning
3 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (5.88%) Change Control
4 1 (5.88%) Service Management
4 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.88%) Risk Management
4 1 (5.88%) Migration
4 1 (5.88%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (5.88%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) C
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) CCNP
1 3 (17.65%) CCNA
1 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) CCVP
3 1 (5.88%) MCSE
3 1 (5.88%) ISACA
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.88%) CISSP
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.76%) VMware ESX
2 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.76%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
1 4 (23.53%) CheckPoint
1 4 (23.53%) VMware
1 4 (23.53%) Mitel
1 4 (23.53%) F5
2 2 (11.76%) IBM
2 2 (11.76%) NetApp
2 2 (11.76%) SolarWinds
2 2 (11.76%) Aruba
2 2 (11.76%) HP
2 2 (11.76%) EMC
2 2 (11.76%) Citrix
2 2 (11.76%) Avaya
3 1 (5.88%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 1 (5.88%) Siemens