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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 47 39 36
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -3
Contract jobs citing Cisco 12 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 2.32% 1.06% 0.71%
As % of the Vendors category 5.77% 3.23% 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 0
Median daily rate £500 £235 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+112.76% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £347
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +0.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £20.25
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +11.11%
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
208 124 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 40.15% 32.80% 51.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 73 70
Median daily rate £450 £363 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.13% -2.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £225 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £650 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 13
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +10.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.69 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £22.50 £32.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

Cisco Daily Rate Histogram 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 6 December 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 10 (58.82%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (52.94%) Firewall
3 8 (47.06%) CCNP
4 5 (29.41%) CheckPoint
4 5 (29.41%) OSPF
4 5 (29.41%) Windows
5 4 (23.53%) LAN
5 4 (23.53%) DMZ
5 4 (23.53%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (23.53%) Wireless
5 4 (23.53%) Finance
5 4 (23.53%) Network Architecture
5 4 (23.53%) F5
5 4 (23.53%) FortiGate
6 3 (17.65%) CCIE
6 3 (17.65%) CCNA
6 3 (17.65%) EMC
6 3 (17.65%) Linux
6 3 (17.65%) SQL
6 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
6 3 (17.65%) VPN
7 2 (11.76%) SSL
7 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
7 2 (11.76%) ITIL
7 2 (11.76%) Unix
7 2 (11.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (11.76%) Internet
7 2 (11.76%) Symantec
7 2 (11.76%) Intel Security
7 2 (11.76%) Juniper

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 (11.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (11.76%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (52.94%) Firewall
2 5 (29.41%) OSPF
3 4 (23.53%) DMZ
3 4 (23.53%) LAN
3 4 (23.53%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (23.53%) Wireless
4 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
4 3 (17.65%) VPN
5 2 (11.76%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (11.76%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (11.76%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 2 (11.76%) Internet
5 2 (11.76%) Skype
5 2 (11.76%) SSL
6 1 (5.88%) BGP
6 1 (5.88%) Cisco Wireless
6 1 (5.88%) NetScaler
6 1 (5.88%) Network Security
6 1 (5.88%) SAN
6 1 (5.88%) WAN
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Network Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Architect
3 4 (23.53%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Information Security Specialist
5 2 (11.76%) Information Specialist
5 2 (11.76%) Network Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Security Specialist
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Network Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Cisco Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Cisco Network Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) ITIL Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Network Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Switch Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Video Conferencing Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Linux
3 2 (11.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Network Architecture
2 2 (11.76%) Information Security
2 2 (11.76%) ITIL
2 2 (11.76%) Malware Detection/Protection
2 2 (11.76%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 2 (11.76%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 2 (11.76%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 2 (11.76%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 1 (5.88%) Load Balancing
3 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
3 1 (5.88%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (58.82%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (47.06%) CCNP
3 3 (17.65%) CCIE
3 3 (17.65%) CCNA
4 1 (5.88%) CCDA
4 1 (5.88%) CCSA
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (5.88%) MCSE
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) FortiGate
2 2 (11.76%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) CheckPoint
2 4 (23.53%) F5
3 3 (17.65%) EMC
4 2 (11.76%) ArcSight
4 2 (11.76%) Blue Coat
4 2 (11.76%) FireEye
4 2 (11.76%) GFI Software
4 2 (11.76%) Intel Security
4 2 (11.76%) Juniper
4 2 (11.76%) LogRhythm
4 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.76%) Rapid7
4 2 (11.76%) Sourcefire
4 2 (11.76%) Symantec
4 2 (11.76%) TippingPoint
5 1 (5.88%) Avaya
5 1 (5.88%) BT
5 1 (5.88%) Citrix
5 1 (5.88%) Nortel
5 1 (5.88%) VMware