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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 53 38 41
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +3
Contract jobs citing Cisco 3 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.64% 0.92% 1.06%
As % of the Vendors category 1.49% 2.42% 2.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £475 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +21.42%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £14.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £18.38 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -17.41%
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
201 124 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 42.86% 37.92% 48.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 75 94
Median daily rate £375 £341 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.97% +4.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £125 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £450 £506
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 18
Median hourly rate £12.50 £13.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -21.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +2.85%

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 23 July 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 11 (64.71%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (58.82%) VoIP
3 9 (52.94%) CCNP
4 8 (47.06%) MPLS
4 8 (47.06%) Project Management
4 8 (47.06%) Incident Management
5 7 (41.18%) Network Design
6 5 (29.41%) Finance
7 4 (23.53%) Retail
8 3 (17.65%) CCVP
8 3 (17.65%) Firewall
8 3 (17.65%) Juniper
8 3 (17.65%) Windows
9 2 (11.76%) CCNA
9 2 (11.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
9 2 (11.76%) Fortinet
9 2 (11.76%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (11.76%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
9 2 (11.76%) 802.1X
9 2 (11.76%) Skype for Business
9 2 (11.76%) Skype
10 1 (5.88%) Malware Detection/Protection
10 1 (5.88%) Server Building
10 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (5.88%) F5
10 1 (5.88%) FireEye
10 1 (5.88%) Vulnerability Scanning

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
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (58.82%) VoIP
2 8 (47.06%) MPLS
3 3 (17.65%) Firewall
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (11.76%) Skype
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (5.88%) DMZ
5 1 (5.88%) EIGRP
5 1 (5.88%) Internet
5 1 (5.88%) Network Security
5 1 (5.88%) SSL
5 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
5 1 (5.88%) VPN
5 1 (5.88%) WAN
5 1 (5.88%) Wireless
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 4 (23.53%) Retail
3 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.88%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Network Engineer
2 10 (58.82%) Cisco Engineer
2 10 (58.82%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 6 (35.29%) Cisco VoIP Engineer
3 6 (35.29%) VoIP Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Network Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco Design Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Designer
5 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Information Security Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) Information Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) Network Designer
5 1 (5.88%) Security Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) Server Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Video Conferencing Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
1 2 (11.76%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (5.88%) NHS
2 1 (5.88%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.88%) Unix
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Incident Management
1 8 (47.06%) Project Management
2 7 (41.18%) Network Design
3 1 (5.88%) Build Automation
3 1 (5.88%) Change Control
3 1 (5.88%) Information Security
3 1 (5.88%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 1 (5.88%) Migration
3 1 (5.88%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 1 (5.88%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (5.88%) Server Building
3 1 (5.88%) Service Management
3 1 (5.88%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 1 (5.88%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (5.88%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (64.71%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (52.94%) CCNP
3 3 (17.65%) CCVP
4 2 (11.76%) CCNA
5 1 (5.88%) MCSE
5 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
1 1 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Nexpose
1 1 (5.88%) vRealize
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Juniper
2 2 (11.76%) Fortinet
3 1 (5.88%) ArcSight
3 1 (5.88%) Blue Coat
3 1 (5.88%) BT
3 1 (5.88%) EMC
3 1 (5.88%) F5
3 1 (5.88%) FireEye
3 1 (5.88%) GFI Software
3 1 (5.88%) Intel Security
3 1 (5.88%) LogRhythm
3 1 (5.88%) Rapid7
3 1 (5.88%) Sourcefire
3 1 (5.88%) Symantec
3 1 (5.88%) TippingPoint
3 1 (5.88%) VMware