The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco Nexus skills 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 Nexus over the 3 months to 5 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Nexus
Rank 80 69 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 1 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.100% 0.62% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.71% 3.47% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate
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- £730 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £364 £368
% change year-on-year
+3.09% -1.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £27.50
Cisco Nexus
North West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
141 144 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 14.09% 17.82% 16.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 50 50
Average daily rate £400 £340 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +8.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £490 £527
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 12 10
Average hourly rate £15.83 £32.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.29% +62.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £18.03 £9.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.19 £45.00 £56.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -11.11%

Cisco Nexus
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Cisco Nexus Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Cisco Nexus
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Cisco Nexus Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Cisco Nexus
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Cisco Nexus Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Cisco Nexus
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 Nexus within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 5 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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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
Macclesfield - 1 - -
Cisco Nexus
North West

Cisco Nexus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing Cisco Nexus 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 Nexus.

1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (62.50%) VLAN
3 4 (50.00%) FlexPod
3 4 (50.00%) NetApp
3 4 (50.00%) VMware
3 4 (50.00%) CCNA
4 3 (37.50%) HP
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (37.50%) Windows
4 3 (37.50%) DHCP
4 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (37.50%) MPLS
4 3 (37.50%) EIGRP
4 3 (37.50%) Local Government
4 3 (37.50%) NX-OS
4 3 (37.50%) BladeLogic
4 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (25.00%) NAS
5 2 (25.00%) NCIE
5 2 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (25.00%) Change Control
5 2 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (25.00%) SAN
5 2 (25.00%) CCNP
5 2 (25.00%) NFS
5 2 (25.00%) MCSE

Cisco Nexus
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing Cisco Nexus 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 Nexus. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) VLAN
2 3 (37.50%) MPLS
2 3 (37.50%) EIGRP
2 3 (37.50%) DHCP
2 3 (37.50%) NX-OS
3 2 (25.00%) SAN
3 2 (25.00%) NAS
3 2 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (12.50%) Wireless
4 1 (12.50%) LAN
4 1 (12.50%) WAN
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (37.50%) Local Government
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) FlexPod Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Project Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Change Control
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (50.00%) CCNA
3 2 (25.00%) MCSE
3 2 (25.00%) CCNP
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (25.00%) NCIE
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) NFS
2 2 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) NetApp
2 4 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (37.50%) HP
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) EMC
5 1 (12.50%) Citrix
5 1 (12.50%) Sun
5 1 (12.50%) IBM