The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 46 44 44
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Contract jobs citing Cisco 51 64 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 3.22% 3.82% 3.34%
As % of the Vendors category 7.94% 8.56% 8.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 36 26
Median daily rate £363 £356 £329
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.75% +8.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £213 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 6
Median hourly rate £14.25 £13.75 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.63% +37.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.75 £22.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
+1.11% +34.32%
Cisco
England

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

Vendors Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
642 748 584
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 40.48% 44.63% 39.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 394 388 251
Median daily rate £400 £375 £341
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +9.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £205 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 38 82
Median hourly rate £12.00 £14.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -3.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.63 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £30.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands region citing Cisco as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Cisco
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 across the East Midlands region.

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Cisco
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

Cisco Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Cisco
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 across the East Midlands region.

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Cisco
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Nottinghamshire -2 14 £625 +88.68% 8
Derbyshire +7 13 £325 +14.03% 3
Leicestershire +6 12 £290 -27.50% 5
Northamptonshire -6 9 £363 -14.70% 4
Lincolnshire +1 1 - - 2
Cisco
England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 45 (43.69%) Firewall
2 44 (42.72%) Windows
3 39 (37.86%) Cisco Certification
4 38 (36.89%) LAN
5 35 (33.98%) WAN
5 35 (33.98%) Active Directory
6 29 (28.16%) Microsoft
7 27 (26.21%) Wireless
8 24 (23.30%) VMware
9 23 (22.33%) CCNA
10 22 (21.36%) CCNP
11 21 (20.39%) Windows Server
12 20 (19.42%) Cisco ASA
13 18 (17.48%) Microsoft Certification
14 17 (16.50%) CheckPoint
14 17 (16.50%) MCSE
14 17 (16.50%) Windows Server 2008
14 17 (16.50%) Data Centre
15 16 (15.53%) ITIL
15 16 (15.53%) SAN
16 15 (14.56%) VPN
16 15 (14.56%) MS Exchange
17 14 (13.59%) Wi-Fi
17 14 (13.59%) Palo Alto
17 14 (13.59%) Office 365
18 13 (12.62%) Exchange Server 2010
18 13 (12.62%) SCCM
18 13 (12.62%) DNS
19 12 (11.65%) TCP/IP
19 12 (11.65%) DHCP

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Application Platforms
1 15 (14.56%) MS Exchange
2 13 (12.62%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (6.80%) Mule
4 5 (4.85%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.97%) CMS
5 1 (0.97%) IIS
5 1 (0.97%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (4.85%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (13.59%) Office 365
2 9 (8.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (6.80%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.94%) IaaS
5 1 (0.97%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 45 (43.69%) Firewall
2 38 (36.89%) LAN
3 35 (33.98%) WAN
4 27 (26.21%) Wireless
5 20 (19.42%) Cisco ASA
6 16 (15.53%) SAN
7 15 (14.56%) VPN
8 14 (13.59%) Wi-Fi
9 13 (12.62%) DNS
10 12 (11.65%) Cisco Nexus
10 12 (11.65%) DHCP
10 12 (11.65%) TCP/IP
10 12 (11.65%) VoIP
11 8 (7.77%) Network Security
12 6 (5.83%) MPLS
12 6 (5.83%) OSPF
12 6 (5.83%) VLAN
13 4 (3.88%) BGP
13 4 (3.88%) Cisco IOS
13 4 (3.88%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.74%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.88%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.94%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.97%) BusinessObjects
General
1 7 (6.80%) Finance
1 7 (6.80%) Telecoms
2 5 (4.85%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.94%) Retail
4 1 (0.97%) Back Office
4 1 (0.97%) Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (29.13%) Network Engineer
2 18 (17.48%) Architect
3 12 (11.65%) Analyst
4 11 (10.68%) Cisco Engineer
5 8 (7.77%) 3rd Line Support
5 8 (7.77%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 8 (7.77%) Enterprise Architect
6 7 (6.80%) Infrastructure Architect
7 6 (5.83%) Support Engineer
8 5 (4.85%) Infrastructure Support
8 5 (4.85%) Technical Support
9 4 (3.88%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 4 (3.88%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
9 4 (3.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 4 (3.88%) Network Analyst
9 4 (3.88%) SAN Engineer
9 4 (3.88%) Senior Network Engineer
9 4 (3.88%) Support Specialist
9 4 (3.88%) VMware Engineer
10 3 (2.91%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.94%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (16.50%) Data Centre
2 6 (5.83%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.91%) EMC VNX
3 3 (2.91%) NHS
4 2 (1.94%) Clustering
4 2 (1.94%) FMCG
4 2 (1.94%) Handset
4 2 (1.94%) HP Storage
4 2 (1.94%) iPad
4 2 (1.94%) Replication
5 1 (0.97%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.97%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.97%) HP StoreVirtual
5 1 (0.97%) iSeries
5 1 (0.97%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.97%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 44 (42.72%) Windows
2 21 (20.39%) Windows Server
3 17 (16.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (10.68%) Linux
5 9 (8.74%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (7.77%) Windows 7
7 7 (6.80%) Mac OS X
7 7 (6.80%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (6.80%) Windows XP
8 5 (4.85%) Unix
9 1 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.97%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.97%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (15.53%) ITIL
2 9 (8.74%) Network Management
3 8 (7.77%) Infrastructure Management
4 7 (6.80%) DevOps
5 5 (4.85%) Mentoring
5 5 (4.85%) Network Design
5 5 (4.85%) PRINCE2
6 4 (3.88%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (3.88%) Coaching
6 4 (3.88%) Migration
6 4 (3.88%) Network Optimisation
6 4 (3.88%) Project Management
6 4 (3.88%) Security Patching
7 3 (2.91%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (2.91%) ERP
7 3 (2.91%) Logistics
7 3 (2.91%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (1.94%) Change Management
8 2 (1.94%) Information Security
8 2 (1.94%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.85%) SQL
2 3 (2.91%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.97%) Python
3 1 (0.97%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 39 (37.86%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (22.33%) CCNA
3 22 (21.36%) CCNP
4 18 (17.48%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (16.50%) MCSE
6 9 (8.74%) CISSP
7 7 (6.80%) CCDA
7 7 (6.80%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (4.85%) MCSA
8 5 (4.85%) Security Cleared
9 3 (2.91%) BPSS Clearance
9 3 (2.91%) CCIE
9 3 (2.91%) Degree
10 2 (1.94%) CCSE
10 2 (1.94%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (1.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (1.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.97%) CISM
11 1 (0.97%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.97%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.91%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.94%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 35 (33.98%) Active Directory
2 9 (8.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (6.80%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.91%) VMware Server
4 3 (2.91%) vSphere
5 2 (1.94%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.94%) XenApp
6 1 (0.97%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 13 (12.62%) SCCM
2 7 (6.80%) Ansible
2 7 (6.80%) Puppet
2 7 (6.80%) Windows Intune
3 3 (2.91%) Cisco UCCX
4 2 (1.94%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (1.94%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (1.94%) EdgeSight
4 2 (1.94%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.97%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.97%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (0.97%) Nessus
5 1 (0.97%) NSN NetAct
5 1 (0.97%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.97%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 29 (28.16%) Microsoft
2 24 (23.30%) VMware
3 17 (16.50%) CheckPoint
4 14 (13.59%) Palo Alto
5 10 (9.71%) Juniper
6 9 (8.74%) Citrix
7 8 (7.77%) Dell
7 8 (7.77%) HP
8 7 (6.80%) SolarWinds
9 6 (5.83%) Google
10 5 (4.85%) F5
11 4 (3.88%) Meraki
11 4 (3.88%) NetApp
11 4 (3.88%) Riverbed
12 3 (2.91%) Blue Coat
12 3 (2.91%) EMC
12 3 (2.91%) Exinda
12 3 (2.91%) IBM
12 3 (2.91%) Intel
12 3 (2.91%) Nimble Storage
East Midlands
Real Staffing
Rate: £280 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
East Midlands
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £250 - £351 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Chesterfield
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Rate: £250.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Chesterfield
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Rate: £250.00 - £300.00 per day
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Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Rate: £230 - £350 per day
Posted: 23 days ago