The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco Certification over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certification
Rank 19 31 24
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -7
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 5 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 3.79% 0.93% 2.04%
As % of the Qualifications category 29.41% 4.76% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate
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- £275 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.90 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -27.30%
Cisco Certification
Cheshire

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

Qualifications Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
17 42 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 12.88% 19.44% 15.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 17 18
Average daily rate £320 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% -13.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 1
Average hourly rate £45.00 £30.00 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% +13.20%
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 Chester

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

Cisco Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Cisco Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Cisco Certification Daily Rate Trend in Chester

Cisco Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

Cisco Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

Cisco Certification
Hourly Rate Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco Certification across the Chester region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

Cisco Certification Hourly Rate Histogram in Chester

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 8 (88.89%) CCNP
1 8 (88.89%) CCNA
2 7 (77.78%) Cisco
2 7 (77.78%) LAN
2 7 (77.78%) WAN
2 7 (77.78%) Local Government
2 7 (77.78%) VLAN
3 6 (66.67%) SolarWinds
3 6 (66.67%) Citrix
3 6 (66.67%) CCIE
3 6 (66.67%) Firewall
3 6 (66.67%) CCSA
4 2 (22.22%) EIGRP
5 1 (11.11%) CISA
5 1 (11.11%) CISM
5 1 (11.11%) Change Management
5 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (11.11%) CCDP
5 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (11.11%) GSEC
5 1 (11.11%) Information Security
5 1 (11.11%) CISSP
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (11.11%) RHCE
5 1 (11.11%) MPLS
5 1 (11.11%) OSPF
5 1 (11.11%) McAfee
5 1 (11.11%) BGP
5 1 (11.11%) DHCP
5 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) LAN
1 7 (77.78%) WAN
1 7 (77.78%) VLAN
2 6 (66.67%) Firewall
3 2 (22.22%) EIGRP
4 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (11.11%) Network Security
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (11.11%) DHCP
4 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 1 (11.11%) MPLS
4 1 (11.11%) OSPF
4 1 (11.11%) BGP
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 7 (77.78%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Network Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Security Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Security Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) UNIX
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) Change Management
1 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (11.11%) Information Security
1 1 (11.11%) Security Architecture
1 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Perl
1 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) CCNP
1 8 (88.89%) CCNA
2 6 (66.67%) CCSA
2 6 (66.67%) CCIE
3 1 (11.11%) MCSE
3 1 (11.11%) GSEC
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
3 1 (11.11%) GPEN
3 1 (11.11%) OSCP
3 1 (11.11%) CCDP
3 1 (11.11%) CISSP
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (11.11%) RHCE
3 1 (11.11%) CISA
3 1 (11.11%) CISM
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco
2 6 (66.67%) Citrix
2 6 (66.67%) SolarWinds
3 1 (11.11%) McAfee