The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services 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 over the 3 months to 4 September 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Cisco Systems, Inc.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 60 24 28
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +4
Contract jobs citing Cisco 19 46 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.75% 5.84% 5.80%
As % of the Vendors category 5.49% 12.96% 12.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 17 30
Average daily rate
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£370 £413 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.30% +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £280 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £500 £553
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 0
Average hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £22.60 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-7.05% +6.32%
Cisco
North West

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

Vendors Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
346 355 400
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 31.89% 45.11% 47.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 227 157 173
Average daily rate £400 £400 £364
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £213 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 27 35
Average hourly rate £15.77 £16.84 £31.56
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.35% -46.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £8.50 £14.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.40 £45.00 £41.87
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.98 £19.30
% change year-on-year
-1.22% -1.64%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Cisco
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Cisco Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Cisco
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 within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 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
Warrington -19 8 £350 -26.31% 2
Knutsford -5 3 £485 - 1
Chester -11 1 £425 - 1
Cisco
North West

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing Cisco 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.

1 22 (46.81%) LAN
1 22 (46.81%) WAN
2 19 (40.43%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (25.53%) CCNP
4 11 (23.40%) HP
4 11 (23.40%) Project Management
4 11 (23.40%) Firewall
5 9 (19.15%) CCIE
5 9 (19.15%) Windows
6 8 (17.02%) Microsoft
6 8 (17.02%) CCNA
6 8 (17.02%) DHCP
6 8 (17.02%) Juniper
6 8 (17.02%) SAN
6 8 (17.02%) Network Security
7 7 (14.89%) Cisco IPT
7 7 (14.89%) Active Directory
7 7 (14.89%) VPN
7 7 (14.89%) Citrix
7 7 (14.89%) Wireless
7 7 (14.89%) VLAN
8 6 (12.77%) DNS
8 6 (12.77%) Degree
9 5 (10.64%) TCP/IP
9 5 (10.64%) VoIP
9 5 (10.64%) VMware
9 5 (10.64%) BT
10 4 (8.51%) SLA
10 4 (8.51%) OSPF
10 4 (8.51%) CheckPoint

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing Cisco 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (8.51%) Lync
2 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.13%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.13%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.13%) IIS
3 1 (2.13%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) MS Office
1 2 (4.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.13%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (46.81%) WAN
1 22 (46.81%) LAN
2 11 (23.40%) Firewall
3 8 (17.02%) SAN
3 8 (17.02%) DHCP
3 8 (17.02%) Network Security
4 7 (14.89%) Wireless
4 7 (14.89%) VLAN
4 7 (14.89%) Cisco IPT
4 7 (14.89%) VPN
5 6 (12.77%) DNS
6 5 (10.64%) VoIP
6 5 (10.64%) TCP/IP
7 4 (8.51%) OSPF
8 3 (6.38%) BGP
8 3 (6.38%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (6.38%) NAS
8 3 (6.38%) MPLS
8 3 (6.38%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (4.26%) DMVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (6.38%) Finance
1 3 (6.38%) Local Government
2 1 (2.13%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.13%) Legal
2 1 (2.13%) Banking
2 1 (2.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (21.28%) Network Engineer
2 9 (19.15%) Architect
3 7 (14.89%) Network Specialist
4 6 (12.77%) Network Architect
4 6 (12.77%) Technical Architect
5 5 (10.64%) Senior Network Specialist
5 5 (10.64%) Network Technical Architect
6 4 (8.51%) Consultant
6 4 (8.51%) Network Manager
7 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (4.26%) Information Manager
7 2 (4.26%) Network Consultant
7 2 (4.26%) Project Manager
7 2 (4.26%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (4.26%) Information Security Project Manager
7 2 (4.26%) Information Security Manager
7 2 (4.26%) Security Manager
7 2 (4.26%) Security Project Manager
8 1 (2.13%) ICT Technician
8 1 (2.13%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.13%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.51%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.38%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.13%) CMDB
3 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (2.13%) FlexPod
3 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.13%) Biometrics
3 1 (2.13%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.13%) Handset
3 1 (2.13%) Replication
3 1 (2.13%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 9 (19.15%) Windows
2 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (6.38%) Data ONTAP
3 2 (4.26%) Linux
3 2 (4.26%) Windows XP
3 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.13%) Android
4 1 (2.13%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.13%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.13%) Solaris
4 1 (2.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (23.40%) Project Management
2 2 (4.26%) ITIL
2 2 (4.26%) PRINCE2
2 2 (4.26%) Change Management
2 2 (4.26%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (4.26%) Network Design
2 2 (4.26%) Business Development
2 2 (4.26%) Load Balancing
2 2 (4.26%) Network Management
2 2 (4.26%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (4.26%) Business Continuity
2 2 (4.26%) Information Security
2 2 (4.26%) Mentoring
3 1 (2.13%) Information Management
3 1 (2.13%) Software Deployment
3 1 (2.13%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (2.13%) Cisco ICM Scripting
3 1 (2.13%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (2.13%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (2.13%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.13%) C
1 1 (2.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 19 (40.43%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (25.53%) CCNP
3 9 (19.15%) CCIE
4 8 (17.02%) CCNA
5 6 (12.77%) Degree
6 2 (4.26%) SC Cleared
6 2 (4.26%) Security Cleared
6 2 (4.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (4.26%) PMP
6 2 (4.26%) PMI Certification
7 1 (2.13%) CCSA
7 1 (2.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (2.13%) JNCIP
7 1 (2.13%) JNCIE
7 1 (2.13%) MCDST
7 1 (2.13%) CCDP
7 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (2.13%) A+ Certification
7 1 (2.13%) NCDA
7 1 (2.13%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.51%) SLA
2 1 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (14.89%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.26%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.26%) XenApp
3 2 (4.26%) XenServer
3 2 (4.26%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.13%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) SCCM
2 1 (2.13%) SCOM
2 1 (2.13%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (2.13%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 11 (23.40%) HP
2 8 (17.02%) Juniper
2 8 (17.02%) Microsoft
3 7 (14.89%) Citrix
4 5 (10.64%) BT
4 5 (10.64%) VMware
5 4 (8.51%) CheckPoint
5 4 (8.51%) NetApp
6 3 (6.38%) Avaya
6 3 (6.38%) IBM
6 3 (6.38%) Brocade
6 3 (6.38%) F5
7 2 (4.26%) ArcSight
7 2 (4.26%) Cyber-Ark
7 2 (4.26%) Blue Coat
7 2 (4.26%) TippingPoint
7 2 (4.26%) Nokia
7 2 (4.26%) McAfee
7 2 (4.26%) Toshiba
8 1 (2.13%) Mercator
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