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 17 October 2014 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
17 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certification
Rank 57 51 57
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +6
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 11 23 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.36% 2.47% 1.62%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.45% 13.77% 7.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 20 8
Average daily rate
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£320 £305 £281
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.91% +8.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £238 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £350 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £19.45 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+41.38% -25.19%
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
202 167 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 24.91% 17.94% 22.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 66 96
Average daily rate £385 £305 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.22% -12.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £225 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £390 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 16 4
Average hourly rate £27.50 £31.56 £23.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.85% +35.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.08 £11.24 £11.97
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £35.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -28.57%

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
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 17 October 2014.

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 17 October 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 - 5 - - 3
Macclesfield - 2 - -
Warrington -20 1 £300 -1.63% 1
Nantwich - 1 £320 -
Runcorn - - - -
Wilmslow - - - - 1
Cisco Certification
North West

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 17 October 2014, 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 29 (96.67%) Cisco
2 17 (56.67%) CCNP
3 16 (53.33%) LAN
4 13 (43.33%) CCIE
5 12 (40.00%) CCNA
6 10 (33.33%) WAN
6 10 (33.33%) Juniper
6 10 (33.33%) Riverbed
6 10 (33.33%) F5
7 8 (26.67%) MPLS
8 7 (23.33%) OSPF
8 7 (23.33%) BGP
8 7 (23.33%) Citrix
8 7 (23.33%) Service Delivery
8 7 (23.33%) Local Government
8 7 (23.33%) VLAN
9 6 (20.00%) CCSA
9 6 (20.00%) SolarWinds
9 6 (20.00%) Firewall
9 6 (20.00%) Wireless
10 5 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
11 4 (13.33%) Cisco Nexus
11 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
12 3 (10.00%) WLAN
13 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
13 2 (6.67%) Windows
13 2 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
14 1 (3.33%) Mentoring
14 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
14 1 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 October 2014, 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 (3.33%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 16 (53.33%) LAN
2 10 (33.33%) WAN
3 8 (26.67%) MPLS
4 7 (23.33%) OSPF
4 7 (23.33%) BGP
4 7 (23.33%) VLAN
5 6 (20.00%) Firewall
5 6 (20.00%) Wireless
6 5 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
7 4 (13.33%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (10.00%) WLAN
9 1 (3.33%) IP Telephony
9 1 (3.33%) EIGRP
9 1 (3.33%) DHCP
9 1 (3.33%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 7 (23.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) Consultant
2 7 (23.33%) Project Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) Network Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) Network Manager
4 5 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
5 4 (13.33%) Senior Consultant
5 4 (13.33%) Architect
5 4 (13.33%) Network Architect
6 3 (10.00%) Network Consultant
7 2 (6.67%) Technical Architect
7 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Senior Network Architect
7 2 (6.67%) Senior Network Consultant
7 2 (6.67%) Senior Architect
7 2 (6.67%) Network Technical Architect
7 2 (6.67%) Senior Technical Consultant
7 2 (6.67%) Senior Technical Architect
8 1 (3.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) 3rd Line Support
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) Service Delivery
2 2 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (3.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (3.33%) Migration
3 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 17 (56.67%) CCNP
2 13 (43.33%) CCIE
3 12 (40.00%) CCNA
4 6 (20.00%) CCSA
5 1 (3.33%) MCITP
5 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 29 (96.67%) Cisco
2 10 (33.33%) Juniper
2 10 (33.33%) Riverbed
2 10 (33.33%) F5
3 7 (23.33%) Citrix
4 6 (20.00%) SolarWinds
5 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.33%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.33%) VMware
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