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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 34 43 24
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -19
Contract jobs citing Cisco 4 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 1.23% 1.10% 2.15%
As % of the Vendors category 3.01% 2.22% 4.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Average daily rate
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£425 £350 £590
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -40.67%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £335 £315
% change year-on-year
+1.49% +6.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £14.00 - £22.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £20.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -13.04%
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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
133 180 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 40.80% 49.59% 44.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 77 27
Average daily rate £330 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £250 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 22 10
Average hourly rate £17.32 £17.50 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.02% -53.70%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.14 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+6.70% -12.82%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 7 (53.85%) Cisco ICM
2 6 (46.15%) Cisco ICM Scripting
2 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) C
3 5 (38.46%) Cisco CUCM
3 5 (38.46%) Cisco UCCE
4 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (30.77%) CCNA
4 4 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (30.77%) Avaya
4 4 (30.77%) VMware
5 3 (23.08%) CCIE
5 3 (23.08%) CCNP
5 3 (23.08%) Retail
5 3 (23.08%) Zachman Framework
5 3 (23.08%) TOGAF
5 3 (23.08%) CheckPoint
5 3 (23.08%) Juniper
5 3 (23.08%) CCDA
5 3 (23.08%) CCDP
5 3 (23.08%) DNS
5 3 (23.08%) Linux
5 3 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (23.08%) MODAF
5 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (23.08%) UNIX
6 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
6 2 (15.38%) vSphere
6 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
7 1 (7.69%) SAN

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) Cisco ICM
2 3 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (23.08%) DNS
3 1 (7.69%) SAN
3 1 (7.69%) Firewall
3 1 (7.69%) LAN
3 1 (7.69%) NAS
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 3 (23.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Cisco Engineer
1 6 (46.15%) Voice Engineer
1 6 (46.15%) Cisco Voice Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Network Architect
2 3 (23.08%) Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (7.69%) Design Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Deskside Support
3 1 (7.69%) Network Design Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Thin Client
1 1 (7.69%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Linux
2 3 (23.08%) UNIX
3 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Cisco ICM Scripting
2 3 (23.08%) MODAF
2 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (23.08%) Zachman Framework
2 3 (23.08%) TOGAF
3 1 (7.69%) Network Design
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL
3 1 (7.69%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) CCNA
1 4 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (23.08%) CCDA
2 3 (23.08%) CCDP
2 3 (23.08%) CCIE
2 3 (23.08%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (15.38%) vSphere
2 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) Cisco UCCE
1 5 (38.46%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Avaya
1 4 (30.77%) VMware
2 3 (23.08%) CheckPoint
2 3 (23.08%) Juniper
3 1 (7.69%) NetApp