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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 37 25 6
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -19
Contract jobs citing Cisco 3 3 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 1.19% 2.13% 18.37%
As % of the Vendors category 3.61% 3.33% 24.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 7
Median daily rate £433 £450 £515
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.77% -12.62%
UK excluding London median daily rate £368 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.88% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.88 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.11% +32.35%
Cisco
London

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
83 90 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 32.81% 63.83% 74.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 73 49
Median daily rate £393 £365 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.53% -16.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £276 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.40% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 7
Median hourly rate £17.50 - £19.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 - £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.70 - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Croydon region citing Cisco as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 May 2016.

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 26 May 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 Croydon region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 7 (70.00%) Firewall
2 5 (50.00%) SAN
3 4 (40.00%) WAN
4 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (30.00%) Analytics
4 3 (30.00%) Network Design
4 3 (30.00%) VLAN
4 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle
4 3 (30.00%) CCNP
4 3 (30.00%) Citrix
4 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (30.00%) Finance
4 3 (30.00%) Avaya
4 3 (30.00%) Juniper
4 3 (30.00%) Project Management
4 3 (30.00%) Cutover Planning
4 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
5 2 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (20.00%) Migration
5 2 (20.00%) VMware
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (20.00%) ITIL
5 2 (20.00%) MCSE
5 2 (20.00%) BC Cleared
5 2 (20.00%) DV Cleared
5 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
5 2 (20.00%) Computer Science

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) Firewall
2 5 (50.00%) SAN
3 4 (40.00%) WAN
4 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (30.00%) VLAN
5 1 (10.00%) BGP
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (10.00%) LAN
5 1 (10.00%) MPLS
5 1 (10.00%) OSPF
5 1 (10.00%) VPLS
5 1 (10.00%) VPN
5 1 (10.00%) Wireless
5 1 (10.00%) WLAN
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Designer
2 3 (30.00%) Project Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Designer
3 2 (20.00%) IT Architect
3 2 (20.00%) IT Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Exchange Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) IT Manager
4 1 (10.00%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) IT Security Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Network Designer
4 1 (10.00%) Network Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Security Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) VMware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Analytics
1 3 (30.00%) Cutover Planning
1 3 (30.00%) Network Design
1 3 (30.00%) Project Management
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL V3
2 2 (20.00%) Migration
2 2 (20.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (10.00%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) CCNP
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) BC Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (20.00%) DV Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) MCSE
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (10.00%) CCIE
3 1 (10.00%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (10.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Avaya
1 3 (30.00%) Citrix
1 3 (30.00%) Juniper
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) F5
2 2 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (10.00%) Riverbed
3 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds