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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 20 16 14
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Contract jobs citing Cisco 4 7 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 3.31% 5.74% 11.11%
As % of the Vendors category 9.76% 15.56% 17.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 13
Median daily rate £175 £400 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-56.25% +52.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £169 £320 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £627 £320
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.75 £21.01 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+17.82% -2.30%
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
41 45 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 33.88% 36.89% 62.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 22 51
Median daily rate £388 £389 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.32% +3.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £625 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.00

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
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 29 September 2016.

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 29 September 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 16 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 13 (81.25%) SC Cleared
2 13 (81.25%) DHCP
2 13 (81.25%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (81.25%) Firewall
3 12 (75.00%) Juniper
4 11 (68.75%) CCNP
5 10 (62.50%) VPN
6 7 (43.75%) Change Management
6 7 (43.75%) F5
6 7 (43.75%) TippingPoint
6 7 (43.75%) Blue Coat
6 7 (43.75%) ProxySG
7 6 (37.50%) VLAN
7 6 (37.50%) BGP
7 6 (37.50%) EIGRP
8 5 (31.25%) MPLS
8 5 (31.25%) IPsec
8 5 (31.25%) Telecoms
8 5 (31.25%) HSRP
9 4 (25.00%) CCIE
10 3 (18.75%) DNS
10 3 (18.75%) DV Cleared
10 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
10 3 (18.75%) VMware
11 2 (12.50%) Clustering
11 2 (12.50%) Information Security
11 2 (12.50%) Wireshark
11 2 (12.50%) PKI
11 2 (12.50%) Time Management

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 13 (81.25%) DHCP
1 13 (81.25%) Firewall
2 10 (62.50%) VPN
3 6 (37.50%) BGP
3 6 (37.50%) EIGRP
3 6 (37.50%) VLAN
4 5 (31.25%) HSRP
4 5 (31.25%) IPsec
4 5 (31.25%) MPLS
5 3 (18.75%) DNS
6 2 (12.50%) Cisco ISE
6 2 (12.50%) LAN
6 2 (12.50%) TACACS
6 2 (12.50%) WAN
6 2 (12.50%) Wireless
6 2 (12.50%) Wireshark
7 1 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (6.25%) NAS
7 1 (6.25%) Network Security
7 1 (6.25%) SSH
General
1 5 (31.25%) Telecoms
2 2 (12.50%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Network Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Firewall Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) OCX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (12.50%) Clustering
1 2 (12.50%) PKI
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
1 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
1 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Change Management
2 2 (12.50%) Information Security
2 2 (12.50%) Innovation Management
2 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
2 2 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (12.50%) Time Management
3 1 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (6.25%) Change Control
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL
3 1 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (6.25%) Storage Virtualisation
Qualifications
1 16 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 13 (81.25%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (81.25%) SC Cleared
3 11 (68.75%) CCNP
4 4 (25.00%) CCIE
5 3 (18.75%) DV Cleared
6 2 (12.50%) CCNA
7 1 (6.25%) Check Point Certification
7 1 (6.25%) Degree
7 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) ProxySG
2 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
3 2 (12.50%) Firmware
3 2 (12.50%) vSphere
4 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
4 1 (6.25%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Juniper
2 7 (43.75%) Blue Coat
2 7 (43.75%) F5
2 7 (43.75%) TippingPoint
3 3 (18.75%) VMware
4 2 (12.50%) HP
4 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint