The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 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.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 53 41 39
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -2
Contract jobs citing Cisco 6 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 1.05% 1.92% 1.08%
As % of the Vendors category 2.49% 5.79% 1.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 0
Median daily rate £450 £270 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £25.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £21.75
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -3.44%
Cisco
West Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
241 121 201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 41.99% 33.15% 54.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 78 87
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £240 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £650 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 17
Median hourly rate £25.00 £11.50 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+117.39% -49.31%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.93 £17.77 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+6.49% -1.27%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Coventry region citing Cisco as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Coventry region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 7 (53.85%) Firewall
2 5 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (30.77%) Juniper
3 4 (30.77%) CCNP
3 4 (30.77%) Finance
3 4 (30.77%) F5
3 4 (30.77%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
4 3 (23.08%) 802.1X
4 3 (23.08%) Wireless
4 3 (23.08%) CCNA
4 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
4 3 (23.08%) VPN
4 3 (23.08%) Windows
5 2 (15.38%) Internet
5 2 (15.38%) Symantec
5 2 (15.38%) Intel Security
5 2 (15.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (15.38%) VoIP
5 2 (15.38%) WAN
5 2 (15.38%) ITIL
5 2 (15.38%) Unix
5 2 (15.38%) SSL
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 2 (15.38%) CCIE
5 2 (15.38%) EMC
5 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
5 2 (15.38%) VMware
5 2 (15.38%) Blue Coat
5 2 (15.38%) Sourcefire

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (15.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (15.38%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) Firewall
2 4 (30.77%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
3 3 (23.08%) VPN
3 3 (23.08%) Wireless
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (15.38%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (15.38%) Internet
4 2 (15.38%) Network Security
4 2 (15.38%) Skype
4 2 (15.38%) SSL
4 2 (15.38%) VoIP
4 2 (15.38%) WAN
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco Wireless
5 1 (7.69%) DMZ
5 1 (7.69%) EIGRP
5 1 (7.69%) NetScaler
5 1 (7.69%) SAN
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.69%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Architect
1 3 (23.08%) Network Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) Information Security Specialist
2 2 (15.38%) Information Specialist
2 2 (15.38%) Network Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Security Specialist
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Network Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco Network Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (7.69%) IT Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Nortel Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Nortel Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
2 2 (15.38%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (7.69%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Unix
3 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) Information Security
1 2 (15.38%) ITIL
1 2 (15.38%) Malware Detection/Protection
1 2 (15.38%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 2 (15.38%) Two-Factor Authentication
1 2 (15.38%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 2 (15.38%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 1 (7.69%) Build Automation
2 1 (7.69%) Change Control
2 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
2 1 (7.69%) Network Design
2 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
2 1 (7.69%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (7.69%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (30.77%) CCNP
3 3 (23.08%) CCNA
4 2 (15.38%) CCIE
5 1 (7.69%) CCDA
5 1 (7.69%) CCSA
5 1 (7.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (7.69%) MCSE
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Nexpose
2 1 (7.69%) vRealize
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) F5
1 4 (30.77%) Juniper
2 2 (15.38%) ArcSight
2 2 (15.38%) Blue Coat
2 2 (15.38%) EMC
2 2 (15.38%) FireEye
2 2 (15.38%) Fortinet
2 2 (15.38%) GFI Software
2 2 (15.38%) Intel Security
2 2 (15.38%) LogRhythm
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Rapid7
2 2 (15.38%) Sourcefire
2 2 (15.38%) Symantec
2 2 (15.38%) TippingPoint
2 2 (15.38%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) BT
3 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix
3 1 (7.69%) Nortel