The first table below looks at the demand for CiscoWorks skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CiscoWorks over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the City of London region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco CiscoWorks
Rank - 192 222
Contract jobs citing CiscoWorks 0 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.080% 0.025%
As % of the Systems Management category - 1.22% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate - £280 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 - £305
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 - £22.50
Systems Management Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
399 411 456
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 6.18% 6.59% 5.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 298 302 281
Average daily rate £414 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.64% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £280 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 16
Average hourly rate £17.50 £23.75 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.31% +7.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £16.30 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.25 £30.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +8.10%
CiscoWorks
London

CiscoWorks
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CiscoWorks across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

CiscoWorks Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

CiscoWorks
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CiscoWorks across the City of London region.

CiscoWorks Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

CiscoWorks
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CiscoWorks across the City of London region.

CiscoWorks Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

CiscoWorks
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing CiscoWorks 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 CiscoWorks.

1 6 (100.00%) C
1 6 (100.00%) LAN
1 6 (100.00%) WAN
1 6 (100.00%) DMZ
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (100.00%) CA
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
1 6 (100.00%) Banking
1 6 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 6 (100.00%) Network Security
1 6 (100.00%) Low Latency
1 6 (100.00%) CA Spectrum
2 4 (66.67%) Multicast
2 4 (66.67%) tcpdump
2 4 (66.67%) HSRP
2 4 (66.67%) Problem Management
2 4 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (66.67%) IPsec
2 4 (66.67%) e-Health
2 4 (66.67%) SecurID
2 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 4 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 4 (66.67%) Juniper
2 4 (66.67%) MPLS
2 4 (66.67%) OSPF
2 4 (66.67%) BGP
2 4 (66.67%) EIGRP
2 4 (66.67%) TACACS

CiscoWorks
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing CiscoWorks 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 CiscoWorks. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) LAN
1 6 (100.00%) WAN
1 6 (100.00%) DMZ
1 6 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) Network Security
2 4 (66.67%) Multicast
2 4 (66.67%) tcpdump
2 4 (66.67%) HSRP
2 4 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (66.67%) IPsec
2 4 (66.67%) MPLS
2 4 (66.67%) OSPF
2 4 (66.67%) BGP
2 4 (66.67%) EIGRP
2 4 (66.67%) TACACS
2 4 (66.67%) RIP
2 4 (66.67%) VoIP
2 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
1 6 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Voice Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Senior Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Network Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Senior Network Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Trainee
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 4 (66.67%) e-Health
2 4 (66.67%) SecurID
3 2 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) UNIX
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Low Latency
2 4 (66.67%) Problem Management
2 4 (66.67%) Project Management
2 4 (66.67%) Change Management
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C
2 2 (33.33%) Perl
2 2 (33.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 4 (66.67%) CCNP
3 2 (33.33%) CCNA
Systems Management
1 6 (100.00%) CA Spectrum
2 2 (33.33%) Cacti
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) CA
2 4 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 4 (66.67%) Juniper
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco
3 2 (33.33%) NetScout
3 2 (33.33%) Polycom
3 2 (33.33%) Tandberg