The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco 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 Vendors for the County Antrim 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.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 18 - 17
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Cisco 2 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 1.96% - 3.28%
As % of the Vendors category 5.00% - 7.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £175 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £335
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -10.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -6.97%
Vendors Category
County Antrim
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
40 79 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 39.22% 34.20% 45.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 48 12
Average daily rate £335 £356 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.96% +34.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £375 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
Cisco
Northern Ireland

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in County Antrim

Cisco
Contract Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Belfast - 2 £175 - 1
Cisco
Northern Ireland

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the County Antrim 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 3 (60.00%) LAN
1 3 (60.00%) SAN
1 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (60.00%) Wireless
1 3 (60.00%) Migration
1 3 (60.00%) Asset Management
1 3 (60.00%) Data Migration
1 3 (60.00%) VLAN
1 3 (60.00%) Meru Networks
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (40.00%) Altiris
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (40.00%) MCITP
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Backup Exec
2 2 (40.00%) VLE
2 2 (40.00%) Dell
2 2 (40.00%) CommVault
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (40.00%) Symantec
2 2 (40.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) MCSE
2 2 (40.00%) MCSA

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the County Antrim 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) LAN
1 3 (60.00%) SAN
1 3 (60.00%) Wireless
1 3 (60.00%) VLAN
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Engagement Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (60.00%) Migration
1 3 (60.00%) Asset Management
1 3 (60.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (40.00%) MCITP
1 2 (40.00%) MCSE
1 2 (40.00%) MCSA
2 1 (20.00%) CCNP
2 1 (20.00%) CCNA
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Backup Exec
1 2 (40.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Meru Networks
2 2 (40.00%) Altiris
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Dell
2 2 (40.00%) CommVault
2 2 (40.00%) Symantec
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft