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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco
South West / Dorset
Rank 19 17 27
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +10
Contract jobs citing Cisco 3 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 2.97% 5.31% 3.13%
As % of the Vendors category 11.11% 16.92% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 6
Median daily rate £450 £375 £294
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +27.65%
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £358
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £46.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.19 £23.25 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+12.64% +8.13%

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
27 65 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 26.73% 31.40% 40.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 40 49
Median daily rate £375 £325 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -2.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £125 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £433 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 6
Median hourly rate £46.50 £21.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+121.42% +75.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Dorset region citing Cisco as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth +1 1 £450 +20.00%
Poole - 1 - - 3
Cisco
South West

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 11 (91.67%) Juniper
2 8 (66.67%) Firewall
2 8 (66.67%) Data Centre
3 7 (58.33%) Wireless
3 7 (58.33%) OSPF
3 7 (58.33%) BGP
3 7 (58.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 6 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (41.67%) VPN
5 5 (41.67%) ITIL
5 5 (41.67%) LAN
5 5 (41.67%) WAN
6 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2
6 4 (33.33%) CCNA
6 4 (33.33%) Configuration Management
6 4 (33.33%) Migration
7 3 (25.00%) MPLS
7 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
7 3 (25.00%) VPLS
7 3 (25.00%) Network Security
7 3 (25.00%) SSL
7 3 (25.00%) Cisco Prime
7 3 (25.00%) Palo Alto
7 3 (25.00%) Network Management
8 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (16.67%) Spanning Tree
8 2 (16.67%) FabricPath
8 2 (16.67%) CCNP
8 2 (16.67%) Ethernet
8 2 (16.67%) VoIP

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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:

Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) Firewall
2 7 (58.33%) BGP
2 7 (58.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 7 (58.33%) OSPF
2 7 (58.33%) Wireless
3 5 (41.67%) LAN
3 5 (41.67%) VPN
3 5 (41.67%) WAN
4 3 (25.00%) MPLS
4 3 (25.00%) Network Security
4 3 (25.00%) SSL
4 3 (25.00%) VPLS
5 2 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (16.67%) Ethernet
5 2 (16.67%) FabricPath
5 2 (16.67%) Internet
5 2 (16.67%) NetScreen
5 2 (16.67%) Spanning Tree
5 2 (16.67%) VLAN
5 2 (16.67%) VoIP
General
1 1 (8.33%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Analyst
1 6 (50.00%) Network Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco Network Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Juniper Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Migration Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Integration Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Software Integration Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
1 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) ITIL
2 4 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 4 (33.33%) Migration
2 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 3 (25.00%) Network Management
4 2 (16.67%) Network Design
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
5 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
5 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
5 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
5 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (33.33%) CCNA
3 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (16.67%) CCNP
5 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
5 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (8.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (8.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Juniper
2 3 (25.00%) Palo Alto
3 2 (16.67%) CheckPoint
3 2 (16.67%) Fortinet
3 2 (16.67%) SonicWALL
3 2 (16.67%) WatchGuard
4 1 (8.33%) arcserve
4 1 (8.33%) Citrix
4 1 (8.33%) Intel Security
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (8.33%) VMware