The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 23 19 27
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +8
Contract jobs citing Cisco 5 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 2.44% 4.28% 2.70%
As % of the Vendors category 5.10% 11.11% 5.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 5
Average daily rate
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£165 £385 £215
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-57.14% +79.06%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £20.01
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £16.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+36.36% -17.50%
Cisco
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Dorset region.

Vendors Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
98 72 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 47.80% 38.50% 48.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 42 66
Average daily rate £375 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £290 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £551 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 5
Average hourly rate £19.00 £27.50 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.90% +1.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.13 £16.11
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £43.45 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

Cisco
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Poole -5 2 £165 -45.00% 1
Bournemouth -3 1 - - 5
Weymouth - 1 - -
Cisco
South West

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 (58.33%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) CCNA
2 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (33.33%) Firewall
3 4 (33.33%) Migration
3 4 (33.33%) VMware
4 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (25.00%) Banking
4 3 (25.00%) CCNP
4 3 (25.00%) SAN
4 3 (25.00%) VoIP
5 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
5 2 (16.67%) ITIL
5 2 (16.67%) Project Management
5 2 (16.67%) Citrix
5 2 (16.67%) Retail
5 2 (16.67%) F5
5 2 (16.67%) AirWatch
6 1 (8.33%) Server Building
6 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
6 1 (8.33%) NAS
6 1 (8.33%) XenApp
6 1 (8.33%) XenDesktop
6 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (8.33%) Change Control
6 1 (8.33%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (8.33%) IBM XIV

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) Firewall
2 3 (25.00%) SAN
2 3 (25.00%) VoIP
3 1 (8.33%) NAS
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (8.33%) Wireless
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (8.33%) Network Security
3 1 (8.33%) OSPF
3 1 (8.33%) LAN
3 1 (8.33%) WAN
3 1 (8.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (25.00%) Banking
2 2 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (16.67%) Project Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) SAN Storage Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Server Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Network Support
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Information Security Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Network Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Security Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Information Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Network Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (8.33%) IBM XIV
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) Server Building
3 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (8.33%) Change Control
3 1 (8.33%) Information Security
3 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (8.33%) Network Design
3 1 (8.33%) Regression Testing
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) CCNA
1 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (25.00%) CCNP
3 1 (8.33%) MCITP
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (8.33%) MCSE
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (8.33%) XenApp
3 1 (8.33%) XenDesktop
3 1 (8.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) AirWatch
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (8.33%) SCCM
2 1 (8.33%) SCOM
2 1 (8.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (16.67%) Citrix
2 2 (16.67%) F5
3 1 (8.33%) Brocade
3 1 (8.33%) Juniper
3 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (8.33%) Websense
3 1 (8.33%) IBM
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) HP
3 1 (8.33%) Dell
3 1 (8.33%) EMC
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