The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco Nexus skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco Nexus over the 3 months to 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Nexus
Rank 87 81 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 7 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.46% 0.43% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.43% 3.57% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Average daily rate £320 £444 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.88% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £18.00 £180.00
% change year-on-year
+138.88% -90.00%
Cisco Nexus
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
204 168 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 13.30% 11.92% 10.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 82 67
Average daily rate £307 £325 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.69% +35.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £222 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £448 £412
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 17 28
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £9.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.75 £22.50 £160.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

Cisco Nexus
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Nexus across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Cisco Nexus Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Cisco Nexus
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Cisco Nexus Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Cisco Nexus
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Cisco Nexus Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Cisco Nexus
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Nexus within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Derbyshire - 3 £335 - 1
Leicestershire - 3 £250 -
Nottinghamshire -11 1 - -
Cisco Nexus
England

Cisco Nexus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region citing Cisco Nexus 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 Nexus.

1 12 (85.71%) Cisco
2 11 (78.57%) Firewall
3 7 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (50.00%) Windows
3 7 (50.00%) CCNP
3 7 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (42.86%) Juniper
4 6 (42.86%) CheckPoint
4 6 (42.86%) LAN
4 6 (42.86%) WAN
4 6 (42.86%) Data Centre
5 5 (35.71%) VPN
5 5 (35.71%) VMware
6 4 (28.57%) Network Design
6 4 (28.57%) SolarWinds
7 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (21.43%) Load Balancing
7 3 (21.43%) Wireless
7 3 (21.43%) DNS
7 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
7 3 (21.43%) DHCP
7 3 (21.43%) Linux
7 3 (21.43%) Citrix
7 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
7 3 (21.43%) F5
7 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
8 2 (14.29%) People Management
8 2 (14.29%) Palo Alto
8 2 (14.29%) Dell

Cisco Nexus
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region citing Cisco Nexus 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 Nexus. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (78.57%) Firewall
2 7 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (42.86%) LAN
3 6 (42.86%) WAN
4 5 (35.71%) VPN
5 3 (21.43%) DHCP
5 3 (21.43%) DNS
5 3 (21.43%) Wireless
6 2 (14.29%) Cisco PIX
6 2 (14.29%) DMZ
6 2 (14.29%) LDAP
6 2 (14.29%) Reverse Proxy
6 2 (14.29%) SMTP
7 1 (7.14%) ADSL
7 1 (7.14%) BGP
7 1 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (7.14%) OSPF
7 1 (7.14%) SSL
7 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
7 1 (7.14%) WLAN
General
1 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Network Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Cisco Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Network Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Active Directory Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco Network Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior VMware Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Windows Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Linux
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (14.29%) Unix
4 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Network Design
2 3 (21.43%) Load Balancing
3 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (14.29%) Network Management
3 2 (14.29%) People Management
3 2 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (7.14%) Information Security
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL
4 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) CCNP
1 7 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.14%) CCDP
2 1 (7.14%) CCNA
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
1 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Cisco
2 6 (42.86%) CheckPoint
2 6 (42.86%) Juniper
3 5 (35.71%) VMware
4 4 (28.57%) SolarWinds
5 3 (21.43%) Citrix
5 3 (21.43%) F5
5 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
6 2 (14.29%) Dell
6 2 (14.29%) Palo Alto
6 2 (14.29%) Symantec
7 1 (7.14%) Blue Coat
7 1 (7.14%) Meraki
7 1 (7.14%) NetApp
7 1 (7.14%) Red Hat