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 26 July 2016 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 13 18 15
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Contract jobs citing Cisco 11 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 8.73% 6.47% 5.08%
As % of the Vendors category 17.19% 13.43% 8.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 4
Median daily rate £330 £370 £236
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.81% +56.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £291 £171
10% offered a daily rate of more than £384 £446 £303
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £18.38 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+36.05% -18.33%
Cisco
Gloucestershire

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
64 67 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 50.79% 48.20% 56.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 48 27
Median daily rate £330 £415 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.48% +27.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £404 £475 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 4
Median hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £35.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +20.56%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 26 July 2016, 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 17 (89.47%) Security Cleared
2 16 (84.21%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (73.68%) CCNP
3 14 (73.68%) SC Cleared
4 12 (63.16%) DHCP
5 11 (57.89%) Firewall
6 10 (52.63%) VPN
6 10 (52.63%) Juniper
7 7 (36.84%) BGP
7 7 (36.84%) EIGRP
7 7 (36.84%) Telecoms
7 7 (36.84%) Blue Coat
7 7 (36.84%) ProxySG
7 7 (36.84%) F5
7 7 (36.84%) TippingPoint
8 6 (31.58%) VLAN
8 6 (31.58%) MPLS
9 5 (26.32%) CCNA
9 5 (26.32%) LAN
9 5 (26.32%) WAN
9 5 (26.32%) IPsec
9 5 (26.32%) Change Management
9 5 (26.32%) HSRP
10 4 (21.05%) DV Cleared
10 4 (21.05%) Windows
10 4 (21.05%) CCIE
11 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
11 3 (15.79%) VMware
11 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
12 2 (10.53%) Cisco ISE

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:

Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 12 (63.16%) DHCP
2 11 (57.89%) Firewall
3 10 (52.63%) VPN
4 7 (36.84%) BGP
4 7 (36.84%) EIGRP
5 6 (31.58%) MPLS
5 6 (31.58%) VLAN
6 5 (26.32%) HSRP
6 5 (26.32%) IPsec
6 5 (26.32%) LAN
6 5 (26.32%) WAN
7 2 (10.53%) Cisco ISE
7 2 (10.53%) DNS
7 2 (10.53%) TACACS
7 2 (10.53%) Wireless
7 2 (10.53%) Wireshark
8 1 (5.26%) Gigabit Ethernet
8 1 (5.26%) Network Security
8 1 (5.26%) SSH
8 1 (5.26%) Telnet
General
1 7 (36.84%) Telecoms
2 2 (10.53%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Network Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco Design Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Design Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (5.26%) 1st Line Support Technician
5 1 (5.26%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.26%) 1st/2nd Line Support Technician
5 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support Technician
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Firewall Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Help Desk Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) NOC Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) NOC Technician
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Storage Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Support Technician
5 1 (5.26%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) OCX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) PKI
3 1 (5.26%) Clustering
3 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.26%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Windows 10
2 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Change Management
2 2 (10.53%) Information Security
2 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
2 2 (10.53%) Performance Analysis
2 2 (10.53%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (5.26%) Change Control
3 1 (5.26%) Innovation Management
3 1 (5.26%) ITIL
3 1 (5.26%) ITSM
3 1 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
3 1 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (5.26%) Service Management
3 1 (5.26%) Storage Virtualisation
3 1 (5.26%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 17 (89.47%) Security Cleared
2 16 (84.21%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (73.68%) CCNP
3 14 (73.68%) SC Cleared
4 5 (26.32%) CCNA
5 4 (21.05%) CCIE
5 4 (21.05%) DV Cleared
6 1 (5.26%) Check Point Certification
6 1 (5.26%) Degree
6 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (5.26%) MCSE
6 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 7 (36.84%) ProxySG
2 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.26%) Firmware
3 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.26%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (5.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Juniper
2 7 (36.84%) Blue Coat
2 7 (36.84%) F5
2 7 (36.84%) TippingPoint
3 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
3 3 (15.79%) VMware
4 2 (10.53%) CheckPoint
4 2 (10.53%) HP
5 1 (5.26%) BMC
5 1 (5.26%) IBM
5 1 (5.26%) Nokia
5 1 (5.26%) Remedy