The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Cheltenham region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 16 6 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Contract jobs citing Cisco 7 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 5.74% 12.05% -
As % of the Vendors category 9.46% 23.26% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate
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£253 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Vendors Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
74 43 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 60.66% 51.81% 37.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 19 20
Average daily rate £367 £311 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -24.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £203 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £507 £375 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 0
Average hourly rate £38.75 £13.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+187.03% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
Cisco
Gloucestershire

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Cisco
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Cisco Daily Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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 (60.00%) Windows
1 6 (60.00%) Firewall
1 6 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (40.00%) VMware
3 4 (40.00%) Linux
3 4 (40.00%) ITIL
3 4 (40.00%) LAN
3 4 (40.00%) WAN
3 4 (40.00%) CCNP
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (40.00%) Juniper
3 4 (40.00%) MPLS
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (30.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (20.00%) Wise Package Studio
5 2 (20.00%) Acronis
5 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
5 2 (20.00%) vSphere
5 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
5 2 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
5 2 (20.00%) Network Security
5 2 (20.00%) Change Management
5 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (20.00%) 3Com
5 2 (20.00%) NetBackup

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) Firewall
2 4 (40.00%) LAN
2 4 (40.00%) WAN
2 4 (40.00%) MPLS
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
3 2 (20.00%) Network Security
3 2 (20.00%) SAN
3 2 (20.00%) DHCP
3 2 (20.00%) VPN
3 2 (20.00%) DNS
4 1 (10.00%) ATM
4 1 (10.00%) ISDN
4 1 (10.00%) SSL
4 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (10.00%) SONET
4 1 (10.00%) BGP
4 1 (10.00%) DSL
4 1 (10.00%) EIGRP
4 1 (10.00%) VLAN
4 1 (10.00%) BIG-IP
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Wise Package Studio
1 2 (20.00%) MSI
General
1 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Network Supervisor
2 2 (20.00%) Storage Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Author
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Author
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support
3 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (20.00%) Change Management
3 2 (20.00%) Network Design
3 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (20.00%) VB
2 1 (10.00%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (40.00%) CCNP
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (20.00%) CCNA
5 1 (10.00%) Degree
5 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (20.00%) vSphere
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (20.00%) ISA Server
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) VMware
1 4 (40.00%) Juniper
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) Acronis
3 2 (20.00%) 3Com
3 2 (20.00%) Veritas
3 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (10.00%) HP
4 1 (10.00%) Blue Coat
4 1 (10.00%) F5
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