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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 17 15 42
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +27
Contract jobs citing Cisco 6 2 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 5.17% 2.78% 4.07%
As % of the Vendors category 7.59% 7.69% 8.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 13
Average daily rate £300 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £154 £450 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £333
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -9.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -6.97%
Vendors Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
79 26 171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 68.10% 36.11% 49.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 15 115
Average daily rate £325 £430 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.40% -4.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £325 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 15
Average hourly rate £27.50 - £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
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 17 April 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 17 April 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 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (33.33%) Network Security
2 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) Network Design
2 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (33.33%) vSphere
2 2 (33.33%) Wise Package Studio
2 2 (33.33%) Acronis
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) HP
2 2 (33.33%) Avaya
2 2 (33.33%) SAN
2 2 (33.33%) Veritas
2 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 2 (33.33%) ISA Server
2 2 (33.33%) MSI
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) C
2 2 (33.33%) VB
2 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (33.33%) PBX
2 2 (33.33%) DHCP
2 2 (33.33%) DNS
2 2 (33.33%) Nortel
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (33.33%) CMS
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) PBX
1 2 (33.33%) DHCP
1 2 (33.33%) DNS
1 2 (33.33%) SAN
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
1 2 (33.33%) Nortel Meridian
1 2 (33.33%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MSI
1 2 (33.33%) Wise Package Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Storage Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Voice Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Network Design
1 2 (33.33%) WFM
2 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C
1 2 (33.33%) VB
1 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) CCNA
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (33.33%) ISA Server
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 2 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) HP
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Nortel
2 2 (33.33%) Avaya
2 2 (33.33%) Veritas
2 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 2 (33.33%) 3Com
2 2 (33.33%) Acronis
3 1 (16.67%) TOWER Software
3 1 (16.67%) Fujitsu
3 1 (16.67%) Dell