The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 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.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
Rank 14 14 22
Rank change year-on-year
0 +8
Contract jobs citing Cisco 1 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 1.75% 7.22% 6.25%
As % of the Vendors category 6.25% 10.29% 15.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Median daily rate £390 £168 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+132.83% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £374 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £32.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-21.87% +60.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheltenham region.

Vendors Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
16 68 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 28.07% 70.10% 40.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 37 29
Median daily rate £390 £400 £477
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -16.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £110 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £531 £488 £678
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.53% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 10
Median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £41.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £85.50 £42.50 £40.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +34.32%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheltenham region citing Cisco as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cheltenham region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (60.00%) Juniper
3 2 (40.00%) Change Management
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Clustering
3 2 (40.00%) Firmware
3 2 (40.00%) CCNA
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) DHCP
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (40.00%) Innovation Management
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Time Management
3 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) vSphere
3 2 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) DNS
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) ATM
3 1 (20.00%) BIG-IP
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco ISE
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (20.00%) DSL
3 1 (20.00%) Frame Relay
3 1 (20.00%) ISDN
3 1 (20.00%) MPLS
3 1 (20.00%) NetScreen
3 1 (20.00%) SONET
3 1 (20.00%) SSL
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) tcpdump
3 1 (20.00%) VLAN
3 1 (20.00%) VPN
3 1 (20.00%) Wireless
3 1 (20.00%) Wireshark
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) LAN Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) LAN/WAN Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) 802.1X
1 1 (20.00%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (40.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Change Management
1 2 (40.00%) Innovation Management
1 2 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (40.00%) Time Management
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) Open Source
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (40.00%) CCNA
3 2 (40.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) CCIE
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) Firmware
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (40.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Juniper
2 2 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Blue Coat
3 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (20.00%) F5