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 1 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 33 25 12
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -13
Contract jobs citing Cisco 7 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 2.81% 2.21% 8.14%
As % of the Vendors category 8.05% 3.57% 12.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 2
Median daily rate £470 £450 £256
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.44% +75.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £450 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £450 £281
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £19.00 £18.38
% change year-on-year
+31.57% +3.40%
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
87 84 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 34.94% 61.76% 67.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 59 43
Median daily rate £433 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.71% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £256 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £535 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 4
Median hourly rate £14.00 £27.78 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.60% +32.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+13.51% +8.82%

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 1 July 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 1 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 Croydon region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 12 (100.00%) Firewall
2 8 (66.67%) Data Centre
3 7 (58.33%) ITIL
3 7 (58.33%) Juniper
4 6 (50.00%) SAN
4 6 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 6 (50.00%) VPN
4 6 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (50.00%) F5
4 6 (50.00%) ITIL V3
5 5 (41.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 5 (41.67%) Internet
5 5 (41.67%) VLAN
6 4 (33.33%) BIG-IP
6 4 (33.33%) Network Security
6 4 (33.33%) Wireless
6 4 (33.33%) Blue Coat
6 4 (33.33%) ProxySG
6 4 (33.33%) SSL
6 4 (33.33%) Citrix
6 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (33.33%) WAN
7 3 (25.00%) Analytics
7 3 (25.00%) Algorithms
7 3 (25.00%) FireEye
7 3 (25.00%) Cutover Planning
7 3 (25.00%) DHCP
7 3 (25.00%) CCNP
7 3 (25.00%) DNS
7 3 (25.00%) BGP

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 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (50.00%) SAN
2 6 (50.00%) VPN
3 5 (41.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 5 (41.67%) Internet
3 5 (41.67%) VLAN
4 4 (33.33%) BIG-IP
4 4 (33.33%) Network Security
4 4 (33.33%) SSL
4 4 (33.33%) WAN
4 4 (33.33%) Wireless
5 3 (25.00%) BGP
5 3 (25.00%) DHCP
5 3 (25.00%) DNS
5 3 (25.00%) IPsec
5 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (16.67%) MPLS
6 2 (16.67%) OSPF
6 2 (16.67%) VPLS
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Designer
3 3 (25.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Security Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Designer
4 2 (16.67%) IT Architect
4 2 (16.67%) IT Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Azure Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Exchange Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Juniper Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Network Designer
5 1 (8.33%) Network Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Network Security Architect
5 1 (8.33%) VMware Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Wintel Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 3 (25.00%) Algorithms
3 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 2 (16.67%) Mathematics
4 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (8.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) ITIL
2 6 (50.00%) ITIL V3
3 3 (25.00%) Analytics
3 3 (25.00%) Cutover Planning
3 3 (25.00%) Network Design
4 2 (16.67%) TOGAF
5 1 (8.33%) Change Management
5 1 (8.33%) DDoS Mitigation
5 1 (8.33%) High Availability
5 1 (8.33%) Information Security
5 1 (8.33%) Migration
5 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
5 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
5 1 (8.33%) Project Management
5 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (25.00%) CCNP
2 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (16.67%) BC Cleared
3 2 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (16.67%) Degree
3 2 (16.67%) DV Cleared
3 2 (16.67%) MCSE
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (8.33%) CCIE
4 1 (8.33%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) ProxySG
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (8.33%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Juniper
2 6 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 6 (50.00%) F5
3 4 (33.33%) Blue Coat
3 4 (33.33%) Citrix
4 3 (25.00%) FireEye
4 3 (25.00%) Sourcefire
5 2 (16.67%) VMware
6 1 (8.33%) Fortinet
6 1 (8.33%) Motorola
6 1 (8.33%) Palo Alto
6 1 (8.33%) Riverbed
6 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds
6 1 (8.33%) SonicWALL
6 1 (8.33%) WatchGuard
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