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 17 April 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.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Nexus
Rank 88 100 78
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -22
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 9 2 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.52% 0.13% 0.99%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.62% 1.24% 6.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 2
Average daily rate
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£425 £475 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +54.47%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £28.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £180.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-88.05% +554.54%
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
195 161 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 11.23% 10.08% 14.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 50 90
Average daily rate £400 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £125 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £545 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £340 £313
% change year-on-year
- +8.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 26 24
Average hourly rate £15.00 £16.17 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.20% -41.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.00 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.75 £25.72 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%

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 17 April 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
(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
Nottinghamshire -13 1 - - 2
Derbyshire - - - -
Cisco Nexus
England

Cisco Nexus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 17 (100.00%) Cisco
2 13 (76.47%) Firewall
3 12 (70.59%) Cisco ASA
4 11 (64.71%) LAN
4 11 (64.71%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (58.82%) CCIE
5 10 (58.82%) WAN
5 10 (58.82%) Migration
6 8 (47.06%) Cisco IOS
6 8 (47.06%) SAN
6 8 (47.06%) SolarWinds
7 7 (41.18%) Cisco Prime
7 7 (41.18%) NX-OS
7 7 (41.18%) Wireshark
8 6 (35.29%) Wireless
9 5 (29.41%) CheckPoint
9 5 (29.41%) VPN
10 4 (23.53%) CCNA
10 4 (23.53%) WLAN
10 4 (23.53%) OSPF
10 4 (23.53%) BGP
10 4 (23.53%) Juniper
10 4 (23.53%) CCNP
10 4 (23.53%) Load Balancing
10 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared
10 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
11 3 (17.65%) DV Cleared
11 3 (17.65%) Blue Coat
11 3 (17.65%) Gigabit Ethernet
11 3 (17.65%) PKI

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 13 (76.47%) Firewall
2 12 (70.59%) Cisco ASA
3 11 (64.71%) LAN
4 10 (58.82%) WAN
5 8 (47.06%) SAN
5 8 (47.06%) Cisco IOS
6 7 (41.18%) NX-OS
6 7 (41.18%) Wireshark
7 6 (35.29%) Wireless
8 5 (29.41%) VPN
9 4 (23.53%) WLAN
9 4 (23.53%) OSPF
9 4 (23.53%) BGP
10 3 (17.65%) EIGRP
10 3 (17.65%) Gigabit Ethernet
10 3 (17.65%) Ethernet
10 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
10 3 (17.65%) SSL
10 3 (17.65%) MPLS
10 3 (17.65%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Network Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Architect
3 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Network Architect
3 3 (17.65%) Deployment Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Security Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Network Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) Cloud Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) PKI
2 1 (5.88%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Migration
2 4 (23.53%) Load Balancing
3 3 (17.65%) Validation
3 3 (17.65%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (64.71%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (58.82%) CCIE
3 4 (23.53%) CCNP
3 4 (23.53%) CCNA
3 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared
3 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
4 3 (17.65%) DV Cleared
4 3 (17.65%) CCIP
5 2 (11.76%) CCDP
6 1 (5.88%) CCSE
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) ProxySG
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.88%) XenServer
2 1 (5.88%) vSphere
2 1 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (41.18%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (5.88%) Nagios
2 1 (5.88%) SCCM
2 1 (5.88%) HP SIM
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (47.06%) SolarWinds
3 5 (29.41%) CheckPoint
4 4 (23.53%) Juniper
5 3 (17.65%) Blue Coat
5 3 (17.65%) F5
6 2 (11.76%) VMware
6 2 (11.76%) Nokia
6 2 (11.76%) Nortel
7 1 (5.88%) Citrix
7 1 (5.88%) NetApp
7 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
7 1 (5.88%) HP
7 1 (5.88%) Dell
7 1 (5.88%) Oracle
7 1 (5.88%) Tufin