The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 12 15 26
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +11
Contract jobs citing Cisco 5 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 5.95% 5.26% 2.36%
As % of the Vendors category 10.87% 9.62% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £341 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.92% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £21.63 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+1.73% -2.80%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Croydon region.

Vendors Category
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
46 52 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 54.76% 54.74% 51.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 38 30
Average daily rate £350 £338 £445
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -24.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £215 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £450 £496
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.48 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.59% +2.52%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

Cisco
Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Cisco Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon 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 11 (55.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (50.00%) Windows
3 8 (40.00%) LAN
3 8 (40.00%) WAN
3 8 (40.00%) VPN
4 7 (35.00%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (35.00%) Windows XP
4 7 (35.00%) Windows 7
5 6 (30.00%) iPhone
5 6 (30.00%) iPad
5 6 (30.00%) Backup Exec
5 6 (30.00%) Cisco IOS
5 6 (30.00%) Blackberry
6 5 (25.00%) Firewall
6 5 (25.00%) CheckPoint
6 5 (25.00%) MPLS
6 5 (25.00%) Avaya
6 5 (25.00%) HP
6 5 (25.00%) Citrix
7 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 4 (20.00%) CCNP
7 4 (20.00%) OSPF
7 4 (20.00%) Wireless
7 4 (20.00%) Blue Coat
8 3 (15.00%) ProxySG
8 3 (15.00%) Brocade
8 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (15.00%) Network Security
8 3 (15.00%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon 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 3 (15.00%) IIS
2 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (40.00%) LAN
1 8 (40.00%) WAN
1 8 (40.00%) VPN
2 6 (30.00%) Cisco IOS
3 5 (25.00%) Firewall
3 5 (25.00%) MPLS
4 4 (20.00%) OSPF
4 4 (20.00%) Wireless
5 3 (15.00%) Network Security
5 3 (15.00%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (15.00%) SAN
6 2 (10.00%) Cisco PIX
6 2 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (10.00%) HSRP
6 2 (10.00%) IPsec
6 2 (10.00%) DNS
6 2 (10.00%) VLAN
6 2 (10.00%) DHCP
6 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (10.00%) VoIP
General
1 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Analyst
1 6 (30.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Network Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Project Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Network Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Security Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Desktop Support
5 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Blackberry
1 6 (30.00%) iPhone
1 6 (30.00%) iPad
2 2 (10.00%) Replication
3 1 (5.00%) Clustering
3 1 (5.00%) PKI
3 1 (5.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (5.00%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 10 (50.00%) Windows
2 7 (35.00%) Windows XP
2 7 (35.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (10.00%) SUSE
4 2 (10.00%) UNIX
4 2 (10.00%) Linux
5 1 (5.00%) AIX
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.00%) Project Management
2 2 (10.00%) Change Management
2 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (10.00%) Migration
2 2 (10.00%) ITIL
2 2 (10.00%) BCP
2 2 (10.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (10.00%) Data Virtualisation
2 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (10.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (10.00%) Network Architecture
3 1 (5.00%) Change Control
3 1 (5.00%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (5.00%) Time Management
3 1 (5.00%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (20.00%) CCNP
3 3 (15.00%) CCNA
4 1 (5.00%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (55.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.00%) ProxySG
3 2 (10.00%) SRDF
3 2 (10.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 2 (10.00%) vSphere
3 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (10.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.00%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (5.00%) UAG
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (5.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (30.00%) Backup Exec
2 2 (10.00%) SCOM
3 1 (5.00%) SCVMM
3 1 (5.00%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (5.00%) BladeLogic
3 1 (5.00%) SCCM
3 1 (5.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) HP
1 5 (25.00%) Citrix
1 5 (25.00%) Avaya
1 5 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 4 (20.00%) Blue Coat
2 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (15.00%) Oracle
3 3 (15.00%) Brocade
3 3 (15.00%) Symantec
4 2 (10.00%) Websense
4 2 (10.00%) VMware
4 2 (10.00%) Aruba
4 2 (10.00%) IBM
4 2 (10.00%) EMC
4 2 (10.00%) Hitachi
4 2 (10.00%) NetApp
4 2 (10.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (10.00%) F5
5 1 (5.00%) Meraki
5 1 (5.00%) Stonesoft
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