The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco Certification over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certification
Rank 52 57 49
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -8
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 25 11 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.58% 1.37% 1.89%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.67% 6.75% 7.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 2
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£475 £408 £289
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.56% +41.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £354 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £462 £334
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-2.92% +16.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 6
Average hourly rate £30.63 £45.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.94% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £45.00 £38.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £41.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -30.00%
Cisco Certification
North West

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

Qualifications Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
150 163 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 15.46% 20.32% 23.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 82 50
Average daily rate £425 £390 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% +13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £142 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £506
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 12 14
Average hourly rate £16.84 £22.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.15% -43.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £13.20 £15.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%

Cisco Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Cisco Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Cisco Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Cisco Certification Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Cisco Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco Certification across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Cisco Certification Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

Cisco Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Cisco Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Cisco Certification
Hourly Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco Certification across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Cisco Certification Hourly Rate Histogram in Cheshire

Cisco Certification
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Certification within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester +4 9 £500 +47.05% 1
Macclesfield - 6 £450 - 1
Northwich - 1 - -
Crewe - 1 - - 1
Cisco Certification
North West

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing Cisco Certification 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 Certification.

1 33 (76.74%) Cisco
2 27 (62.79%) CCNP
3 26 (60.47%) CCNA
4 20 (46.51%) CCIE
5 14 (32.56%) DHCP
6 12 (27.91%) VLAN
7 10 (23.26%) Firewall
7 10 (23.26%) WAN
7 10 (23.26%) HP
7 10 (23.26%) Network Management
8 9 (20.93%) LAN
8 9 (20.93%) Data Centre
9 8 (18.60%) Network Monitoring
9 8 (18.60%) Root Cause Analysis
9 8 (18.60%) Opsware
9 8 (18.60%) NetScout
9 8 (18.60%) CMDB
9 8 (18.60%) HP NNM
10 7 (16.28%) Local Government
10 7 (16.28%) DNS
10 7 (16.28%) Change Management
11 6 (13.95%) Juniper
11 6 (13.95%) Cisco Nexus
12 5 (11.63%) Degree
12 5 (11.63%) Citrix
13 4 (9.30%) MPLS
13 4 (9.30%) Pharmaceutical
13 4 (9.30%) Disaster Recovery
13 4 (9.30%) VMware
13 4 (9.30%) NetApp

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing Cisco Certification 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 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (2.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (32.56%) DHCP
2 12 (27.91%) VLAN
3 10 (23.26%) Firewall
3 10 (23.26%) WAN
4 9 (20.93%) LAN
5 7 (16.28%) DNS
6 6 (13.95%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (9.30%) MPLS
8 3 (6.98%) NAS
8 3 (6.98%) SAN
8 3 (6.98%) TCP/IP
8 3 (6.98%) VPN
8 3 (6.98%) EIGRP
9 2 (4.65%) OSPF
9 2 (4.65%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (4.65%) Network Security
10 1 (2.33%) WAAS
10 1 (2.33%) Cisco PIX
10 1 (2.33%) DMVPN
10 1 (2.33%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (6.98%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 7 (16.28%) Local Government
2 4 (9.30%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (6.98%) Finance
4 2 (4.65%) Retail
5 1 (2.33%) Legal
5 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (25.58%) Architect
1 11 (25.58%) Network Engineer
2 10 (23.26%) Network Architect
3 7 (16.28%) Network Specialist
4 5 (11.63%) Network Technical Architect
4 5 (11.63%) Technical Architect
5 4 (9.30%) Consultant
6 3 (6.98%) Network Technician
7 2 (4.65%) Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Field Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Network Manager
7 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (4.65%) Cisco Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Storage Consultant
8 1 (2.33%) Configuration Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
8 1 (2.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) Infrastructure Technician
8 1 (2.33%) Senior Technician
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.93%) Data Centre
2 8 (18.60%) CMDB
3 4 (9.30%) Computer Science
4 3 (6.98%) FlexPod
5 1 (2.33%) Clustering
5 1 (2.33%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.98%) Windows
2 2 (4.65%) Linux
3 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (23.26%) Network Management
2 8 (18.60%) Network Monitoring
2 8 (18.60%) Root Cause Analysis
3 7 (16.28%) Change Management
4 4 (9.30%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (9.30%) Stress Testing
5 3 (6.98%) SIEM
5 3 (6.98%) Information Security
6 2 (4.65%) Business Continuity
6 2 (4.65%) Web Development
6 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (4.65%) Change Control
6 2 (4.65%) Data Protection
7 1 (2.33%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.33%) Time Management
7 1 (2.33%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (2.33%) Cyber Security
7 1 (2.33%) Asset Management
7 1 (2.33%) Load Balancing
7 1 (2.33%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.65%) SQL
2 1 (2.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 27 (62.79%) CCNP
2 26 (60.47%) CCNA
3 20 (46.51%) CCIE
4 5 (11.63%) Degree
5 3 (6.98%) CISSP
6 2 (4.65%) A+ Certification
6 2 (4.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (4.65%) CEH
6 2 (4.65%) Security Cleared
6 2 (4.65%) NCIE
7 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.33%) VCAP
7 1 (2.33%) NCDA
7 1 (2.33%) JNCIP
7 1 (2.33%) JNCIE
7 1 (2.33%) CCDP
7 1 (2.33%) HNC
7 1 (2.33%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (9.30%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.65%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (18.60%) HP NNM
2 1 (2.33%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 33 (76.74%) Cisco
2 10 (23.26%) HP
3 8 (18.60%) Opsware
3 8 (18.60%) NetScout
4 6 (13.95%) Juniper
5 5 (11.63%) Citrix
6 4 (9.30%) VMware
6 4 (9.30%) NetApp
7 3 (6.98%) ArcSight
7 3 (6.98%) Microsoft
8 2 (4.65%) Sun
8 2 (4.65%) Symantec
8 2 (4.65%) CheckPoint
9 1 (2.33%) F5
9 1 (2.33%) SolarWinds
9 1 (2.33%) Draytek
9 1 (2.33%) IBM
9 1 (2.33%) 3Com
Macclesfield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Cheshire
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Crewe
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £0.00 per day + NEG
Posted: 20 days ago