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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 29 49 38
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -11
Contract jobs citing Cisco 70 53 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 4.75% 3.31% 3.46%
As % of the Vendors category 10.74% 7.67% 7.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 34 29
Average daily rate
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£350 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £140 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £418 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 3
Average hourly rate - £16.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.75 £20.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+1.21% -8.88%
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
652 691 695
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 44.23% 43.19% 45.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 295 343 290
Average daily rate £375 £320 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £125 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 39 59
Average hourly rate £16.25 £21.00 £16.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.61% +25.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.94 £10.50 £10.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £36.50 £51.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 20 August 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. 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
Nottinghamshire 0 22 £425 +41.66% 7
Derbyshire +12 13 £325 +1.56% 3
Northamptonshire +9 11 £425 +18.05% 5
Leicestershire +7 6 £456 +128.12%
Lincolnshire +10 4 £250 +35.13%
Cisco
England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 49 (41.53%) Windows
2 44 (37.29%) Active Directory
2 44 (37.29%) VMware
3 42 (35.59%) Firewall
4 31 (26.27%) Microsoft
5 30 (25.42%) HP
6 27 (22.88%) Windows Server 2008
7 26 (22.03%) Cisco Certification
8 23 (19.49%) MS Exchange
8 23 (19.49%) WAN
9 22 (18.64%) ITIL
9 22 (18.64%) CheckPoint
10 21 (17.80%) CCNA
10 21 (17.80%) VMware Infrastructure
11 19 (16.10%) SAN
12 18 (15.25%) LAN
12 18 (15.25%) Windows Server 2012
13 17 (14.41%) Windows Server 2003
14 16 (13.56%) Wireless
15 15 (12.71%) MS Excel
15 15 (12.71%) CCNP
15 15 (12.71%) Exchange Server 2010
15 15 (12.71%) Windows 7
16 14 (11.86%) Migration
17 13 (11.02%) Citrix
17 13 (11.02%) Hyper-V
17 13 (11.02%) Network Security
18 12 (10.17%) SC Cleared
18 12 (10.17%) Security Cleared
18 12 (10.17%) Blue Coat

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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.

Application Platforms
1 23 (19.49%) MS Exchange
2 15 (12.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (6.78%) Exchange Server 2003
4 7 (5.93%) SharePoint
5 6 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (4.24%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (4.24%) Lync
7 3 (2.54%) Apache
7 3 (2.54%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.85%) IIS
8 1 (0.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.85%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.85%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (0.85%) Liferay
Applications
1 15 (12.71%) MS Excel
2 10 (8.47%) MS Office
3 1 (0.85%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.85%) CATIA
3 1 (0.85%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 2 (1.69%) SAP CO
1 2 (1.69%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (1.69%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.85%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.54%) Google Apps
2 1 (0.85%) SaaS
2 1 (0.85%) PaaS
2 1 (0.85%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (35.59%) Firewall
2 23 (19.49%) WAN
3 19 (16.10%) SAN
4 18 (15.25%) LAN
5 16 (13.56%) Wireless
6 13 (11.02%) Network Security
7 12 (10.17%) VPN
8 11 (9.32%) DNS
8 11 (9.32%) Cisco Nexus
9 8 (6.78%) DHCP
9 8 (6.78%) TCP/IP
10 7 (5.93%) Cisco ICM
10 7 (5.93%) NAS
11 6 (5.08%) Nortel Contivity
12 5 (4.24%) Wi-Fi
12 5 (4.24%) Cisco ASA
13 4 (3.39%) DMVPN
13 4 (3.39%) Junos
13 4 (3.39%) Cisco IOS
13 4 (3.39%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.39%) MySQL
2 3 (2.54%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.69%) SAP BW
General
1 7 (5.93%) Telecoms
2 6 (5.08%) Banking
3 5 (4.24%) Finance
4 4 (3.39%) Retail
5 3 (2.54%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 19 (16.10%) Network Engineer
2 17 (14.41%) Architect
2 17 (14.41%) Support Engineer
3 9 (7.63%) Analyst
3 9 (7.63%) Cisco Engineer
4 8 (6.78%) Network Architect
4 8 (6.78%) 3rd Line Support
5 7 (5.93%) 2nd Line Support
5 7 (5.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (5.93%) Consultant
5 7 (5.93%) Security Engineer
6 6 (5.08%) IT Support
6 6 (5.08%) Voice Engineer
6 6 (5.08%) IT Support Engineer
7 5 (4.24%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (4.24%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 5 (4.24%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (3.39%) Designer
8 4 (3.39%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 4 (3.39%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.24%) VXML
2 4 (3.39%) ADSI
3 3 (2.54%) LAMP
4 1 (0.85%) Web Services
4 1 (0.85%) .NET
4 1 (0.85%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.63%) NHS
2 4 (3.39%) PKI
2 4 (3.39%) Clustering
3 3 (2.54%) Open Source
4 2 (1.69%) IVR
5 1 (0.85%) Firmware
5 1 (0.85%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.85%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.85%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.85%) Replication
5 1 (0.85%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.85%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 49 (41.53%) Windows
2 27 (22.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (15.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (14.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (12.71%) Windows 7
6 11 (9.32%) Windows XP
7 8 (6.78%) Linux
8 2 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.69%) Windows 8
8 2 (1.69%) AIX
9 1 (0.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (18.64%) ITIL
2 14 (11.86%) Migration
3 10 (8.47%) Change Control
4 7 (5.93%) E-Commerce
5 6 (5.08%) Load Balancing
6 5 (4.24%) Cisco ICM Scripting
7 4 (3.39%) Network Management
7 4 (3.39%) Security Architecture
7 4 (3.39%) Project Management
8 3 (2.54%) Change Management
8 3 (2.54%) Contact Management
8 3 (2.54%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (2.54%) TOGAF
8 3 (2.54%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (2.54%) Capacity Management
8 3 (2.54%) Reverse Engineering
8 3 (2.54%) Network Monitoring
9 2 (1.69%) Customer Engagement
9 2 (1.69%) BPMN
9 2 (1.69%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (7.63%) SQL
2 3 (2.54%) Java
3 1 (0.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 26 (22.03%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (17.80%) CCNA
3 15 (12.71%) CCNP
4 12 (10.17%) SC Cleared
4 12 (10.17%) Security Cleared
5 11 (9.32%) CCIE
6 5 (4.24%) Degree
7 2 (1.69%) MCSE
7 2 (1.69%) MCP
7 2 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.85%) CCDP
8 1 (0.85%) JNCIA
8 1 (0.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.85%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.54%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.85%) SLA
2 1 (0.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 44 (37.29%) Active Directory
2 21 (17.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (11.02%) Hyper-V
4 7 (5.93%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (5.08%) ProxySG
6 4 (3.39%) vSphere
7 2 (1.69%) XenApp
7 2 (1.69%) XenDesktop
7 2 (1.69%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.85%) BlackBerry Internet Service
8 1 (0.85%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (5.93%) Backup Exec
2 4 (3.39%) SCCM
3 3 (2.54%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (2.54%) SCOM
3 3 (2.54%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 3 (2.54%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.85%) WSUS
4 1 (0.85%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.85%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.85%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.85%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (0.85%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 44 (37.29%) VMware
2 31 (26.27%) Microsoft
3 30 (25.42%) HP
4 22 (18.64%) CheckPoint
5 13 (11.02%) Citrix
6 12 (10.17%) Blue Coat
6 12 (10.17%) Juniper
7 7 (5.93%) IBM
8 6 (5.08%) Avaya
8 6 (5.08%) Nortel
8 6 (5.08%) Oracle
9 5 (4.24%) Dell
9 5 (4.24%) EMC
9 5 (4.24%) NetApp
10 3 (2.54%) Google
10 3 (2.54%) NetScout
10 3 (2.54%) hybris
10 3 (2.54%) F5
11 2 (1.69%) AlgoSec
11 2 (1.69%) LANDesk
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