The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco IOS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco IOS over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco IOS
Rank - 10 24
Contract jobs citing Cisco IOS 0 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Colchester - 12.82% 1.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 45.45% 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 1
Average daily rate
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- £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.12%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £288 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -17.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.60 £20.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+60.96% -26.36%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Colchester region.

Communications & Networking Category
Colchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7 11 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Colchester 13.73% 28.21% 36.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 23
Average daily rate £238 £388 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.70% +5.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £388 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £413 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.21 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-3.05% -7.16%

Cisco IOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

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

Cisco IOS Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

Cisco IOS
Daily Rate Trend in Colchester

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

Cisco IOS Daily Rate Trend in Colchester

Cisco IOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Colchester region citing Cisco IOS 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 IOS.

1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (88.89%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (77.78%) CheckPoint
3 7 (77.78%) VMware
3 7 (77.78%) Firewall
3 7 (77.78%) DNS
3 7 (77.78%) DHCP
4 5 (55.56%) E-Commerce
4 5 (55.56%) Linux
4 5 (55.56%) Citrix
4 5 (55.56%) CCNP
4 5 (55.56%) Fat Client
4 5 (55.56%) Blue Coat
4 5 (55.56%) CCSE
4 5 (55.56%) BIG-IP
4 5 (55.56%) OSPF
4 5 (55.56%) BGP
4 5 (55.56%) NetScreen
4 5 (55.56%) Thin Client
4 5 (55.56%) Network Security
4 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (55.56%) Infoblox
4 5 (55.56%) Imperva
4 5 (55.56%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (55.56%) F5
4 5 (55.56%) DMVPN
4 5 (55.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 5 (55.56%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 3 (33.33%) CCNA
6 2 (22.22%) EMC

Cisco IOS
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Colchester region citing Cisco IOS 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 IOS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) DHCP
1 7 (77.78%) DNS
1 7 (77.78%) Firewall
2 5 (55.56%) BIG-IP
2 5 (55.56%) Network Security
2 5 (55.56%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (55.56%) DMVPN
2 5 (55.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 5 (55.56%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 5 (55.56%) OSPF
2 5 (55.56%) BGP
2 5 (55.56%) NetScreen
3 2 (22.22%) SAN
3 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
3 2 (22.22%) VPN
3 2 (22.22%) LAN
3 2 (22.22%) WAN
3 2 (22.22%) iSCSI
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Security Specialist
1 5 (55.56%) Network Specialist
1 5 (55.56%) Network Security Specialist
2 2 (22.22%) Network Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Thin Client
1 5 (55.56%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
2 2 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) E-Commerce
2 2 (22.22%) Network Management
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (55.56%) CCSE
2 5 (55.56%) CCNP
3 3 (33.33%) CCNA
4 2 (22.22%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (11.11%) MCP
5 1 (11.11%) MCSE
5 1 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) SCCM
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (77.78%) CheckPoint
2 7 (77.78%) VMware
3 5 (55.56%) Blue Coat
3 5 (55.56%) Infoblox
3 5 (55.56%) Imperva
3 5 (55.56%) F5
3 5 (55.56%) Citrix
4 2 (22.22%) EMC