The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services 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 over the 3 months to 19 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.

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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 20 15 12
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -3
Contract jobs citing Cisco 1 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Colchester 2.00% 7.69% 13.11%
As % of the Vendors category 2.94% 10.34% 21.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 6
Average daily rate
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- £388 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +21.56%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.55% +3.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.25 £19.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+14.10% -22.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Colchester region.

Vendors Category
Colchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
34 29 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Colchester 68.00% 74.36% 62.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 3 24
Average daily rate £238 £388 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.70% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £388 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £388 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 19 5
Average hourly rate £16.50 £15.25 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.19% -4.68%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.97 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-0.18% +2.70%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Colchester

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Colchester

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Colchester

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Colchester

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Colchester 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 13 (68.42%) Firewall
2 12 (63.16%) VMware
2 12 (63.16%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (52.63%) DHCP
3 10 (52.63%) DNS
3 10 (52.63%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (47.37%) CCNA
5 8 (42.11%) SAN
6 7 (36.84%) CheckPoint
6 7 (36.84%) CCNP
6 7 (36.84%) EMC
6 7 (36.84%) ITIL
6 7 (36.84%) Cisco IOS
7 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
7 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
7 6 (31.58%) VPN
8 5 (26.32%) Migration
8 5 (26.32%) HP
8 5 (26.32%) Dell
8 5 (26.32%) Windows
8 5 (26.32%) Cisco CUCM
8 5 (26.32%) F5
8 5 (26.32%) Network Security
8 5 (26.32%) iSCSI
9 4 (21.05%) Linux
9 4 (21.05%) Citrix
9 4 (21.05%) SSL
9 4 (21.05%) BGP
10 3 (15.79%) OSPF

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Colchester 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 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.53%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (68.42%) Firewall
2 10 (52.63%) DHCP
2 10 (52.63%) DNS
2 10 (52.63%) Cisco ASA
3 8 (42.11%) SAN
4 7 (36.84%) Cisco IOS
5 6 (31.58%) VPN
6 5 (26.32%) Network Security
6 5 (26.32%) iSCSI
7 4 (21.05%) SSL
7 4 (21.05%) BGP
8 3 (15.79%) OSPF
8 3 (15.79%) NetScreen
8 3 (15.79%) WAN
8 3 (15.79%) LAN
8 3 (15.79%) IP Telephony
8 3 (15.79%) BIG-IP
8 3 (15.79%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 3 (15.79%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 3 (15.79%) DMVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.26%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (5.26%) MS Access
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (15.79%) Billing
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Network Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Network Consultant
2 3 (15.79%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Support Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Network Specialist
2 3 (15.79%) Security Specialist
2 3 (15.79%) Network Security Specialist
2 3 (15.79%) Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Storage Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) IT Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (5.26%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) Security Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Service Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Network Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) CSS
1 1 (5.26%) HTML
1 1 (5.26%) jQuery
1 1 (5.26%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Thin Client
1 3 (15.79%) Fat Client
2 2 (10.53%) EqualLogic
3 1 (5.26%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Windows
2 4 (21.05%) Linux
3 3 (15.79%) Windows 7
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Vista
5 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) ITIL
2 5 (26.32%) Migration
3 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
3 3 (15.79%) E-Commerce
3 3 (15.79%) Line Management
3 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
4 2 (10.53%) Software Deployment
4 2 (10.53%) Network Management
5 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
1 1 (5.26%) VBA
1 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (63.16%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (47.37%) CCNA
3 7 (36.84%) CCNP
4 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (15.79%) MCSE
4 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
4 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
4 3 (15.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (15.79%) CCSE
5 2 (10.53%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (5.26%) MCP
System Software
1 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.53%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (10.53%) SCCM
3 1 (5.26%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 12 (63.16%) VMware
2 7 (36.84%) CheckPoint
2 7 (36.84%) EMC
3 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
4 5 (26.32%) HP
4 5 (26.32%) Dell
4 5 (26.32%) F5
5 4 (21.05%) Citrix
6 3 (15.79%) Blue Coat
6 3 (15.79%) Zeacom
6 3 (15.79%) Infoblox
6 3 (15.79%) Imperva
7 2 (10.53%) Altiris
8 1 (5.26%) Symantec
8 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
8 1 (5.26%) Sophos
8 1 (5.26%) BT
8 1 (5.26%) Oracle
8 1 (5.26%) Spiceworks
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