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 6 March 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.

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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 45 57 39
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -18
Contract jobs citing Cisco 48 34 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 3.11% 2.40% 3.95%
As % of the Vendors category 7.21% 5.44% 8.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 5 25
Average daily rate
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£350 £240 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.83% -26.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £163 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £460 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 2
Average hourly rate £18.75 £30.75 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.02% -18.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.65 £28.15 £23.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £33.35 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £18.52 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -11.83%
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
666 625 569
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 43.22% 44.14% 45.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 320 285 235
Average daily rate £350 £266 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.45% -18.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £70 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 72 75
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.70 £9.78 £12.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.40 £38.25 £36.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £17.50 £18.90
% change year-on-year
-0.57% -7.40%

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 6 March 2015.

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 6 March 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
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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 +1 25 £350 +180.00% 12
Northamptonshire -4 12 £425 - 7
Leicestershire +7 4 £229 -36.45% 3
Derbyshire +6 4 £313 - 3
Lincolnshire -7 2 - - 2
Cisco
England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 50 (46.73%) Firewall
2 48 (44.86%) Cisco Certification
3 46 (42.99%) LAN
4 41 (38.32%) Windows
5 39 (36.45%) WAN
6 32 (29.91%) Cisco ASA
7 30 (28.04%) VMware
8 29 (27.10%) CCNA
9 28 (26.17%) CCNP
10 26 (24.30%) VPN
11 25 (23.36%) CheckPoint
12 23 (21.50%) SAN
13 22 (20.56%) Active Directory
14 21 (19.63%) Microsoft
14 21 (19.63%) Wireless
15 20 (18.69%) Cisco Nexus
16 19 (17.76%) Blue Coat
17 18 (16.82%) CCIE
18 17 (15.89%) HP
18 17 (15.89%) Juniper
18 17 (15.89%) Migration
19 16 (14.95%) Security Cleared
19 16 (14.95%) Linux
19 16 (14.95%) MS Office
19 16 (14.95%) Windows Server 2008
20 14 (13.08%) F5
20 14 (13.08%) ITIL
20 14 (13.08%) VMware Infrastructure
21 13 (12.15%) Citrix
22 12 (11.21%) SC Cleared

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 8 (7.48%) MS Exchange
2 6 (5.61%) SharePoint
3 5 (4.67%) Apache
3 5 (4.67%) Tomcat
3 5 (4.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (3.74%) IIS
5 3 (2.80%) OpenStack
6 2 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (1.87%) Lync
6 2 (1.87%) IBM Notes
6 2 (1.87%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (0.93%) JBoss
7 1 (0.93%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.93%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.93%) iPlanet
7 1 (0.93%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (0.93%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 16 (14.95%) MS Office
2 6 (5.61%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.80%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.93%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.80%) Google Apps
1 3 (2.80%) Office 365
2 1 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 50 (46.73%) Firewall
2 46 (42.99%) LAN
3 39 (36.45%) WAN
4 32 (29.91%) Cisco ASA
5 26 (24.30%) VPN
6 23 (21.50%) SAN
7 21 (19.63%) Wireless
8 20 (18.69%) Cisco Nexus
9 10 (9.35%) VLAN
9 10 (9.35%) Network Security
10 9 (8.41%) Reverse Proxy
10 9 (8.41%) Cisco IOS
10 9 (8.41%) TCP/IP
11 7 (6.54%) VoIP
11 7 (6.54%) WLAN
11 7 (6.54%) DNS
11 7 (6.54%) IPsec
11 7 (6.54%) SSL
11 7 (6.54%) Wireshark
11 7 (6.54%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.61%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.74%) MySQL
3 1 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (1.87%) LoadRunner
General
1 8 (7.48%) Finance
2 4 (3.74%) Retail
3 3 (2.80%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.80%) Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (34.58%) Network Engineer
2 13 (12.15%) Analyst
3 9 (8.41%) Architect
3 9 (8.41%) Cisco Engineer
4 8 (7.48%) Network Support
5 7 (6.54%) Support Engineer
6 6 (5.61%) Senior Network Engineer
6 6 (5.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (4.67%) Network Support Engineer
8 4 (3.74%) Network Architect
8 4 (3.74%) Voice Engineer
8 4 (3.74%) IT Support
8 4 (3.74%) 3rd Line Support
8 4 (3.74%) Consultant
9 3 (2.80%) Support Analyst
9 3 (2.80%) 2nd Line Support
9 3 (2.80%) Data Analyst
9 3 (2.80%) Designer
9 3 (2.80%) Deployment Engineer
9 3 (2.80%) Voice Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.67%) WAP
2 3 (2.80%) .NET
2 3 (2.80%) VXML
3 2 (1.87%) JSP
4 1 (0.93%) ISPF
4 1 (0.93%) TAPI
4 1 (0.93%) J2EE
4 1 (0.93%) ADSI
4 1 (0.93%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.67%) Client/Server
1 5 (4.67%) Open Source
2 4 (3.74%) PKI
3 3 (2.80%) Replication
3 3 (2.80%) Clustering
4 2 (1.87%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.87%) EPoS
4 2 (1.87%) Statistics
5 1 (0.93%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.93%) FMCG
5 1 (0.93%) iSeries
5 1 (0.93%) AS400
5 1 (0.93%) Grid Computing
5 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 41 (38.32%) Windows
2 16 (14.95%) Linux
2 16 (14.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (10.28%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (9.35%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (6.54%) Windows 7
6 5 (4.67%) UNIX
7 3 (2.80%) Windows 8
8 2 (1.87%) CentOS
8 2 (1.87%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.93%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.93%) SUSE
9 1 (0.93%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.93%) AIX
9 1 (0.93%) HPUX
9 1 (0.93%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (15.89%) Migration
2 14 (13.08%) ITIL
3 11 (10.28%) Load Balancing
4 10 (9.35%) Network Design
5 8 (7.48%) Change Control
6 7 (6.54%) Network Management
7 6 (5.61%) Project Management
8 4 (3.74%) Network Load Balancing
9 3 (2.80%) Service Management
9 3 (2.80%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (2.80%) Validation
10 2 (1.87%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (1.87%) Change Management
10 2 (1.87%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (1.87%) PRINCE2
10 2 (1.87%) Time Management
10 2 (1.87%) Root Cause Analysis
10 2 (1.87%) Cisco ICM Scripting
11 1 (0.93%) Kalman Filter
11 1 (0.93%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (7.48%) SQL
2 4 (3.74%) Java
3 2 (1.87%) C#
3 2 (1.87%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.93%) C-shell
4 1 (0.93%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.93%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.93%) Korn
4 1 (0.93%) C
4 1 (0.93%) Perl
Qualifications
1 48 (44.86%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (27.10%) CCNA
3 28 (26.17%) CCNP
4 18 (16.82%) CCIE
5 16 (14.95%) Security Cleared
6 12 (11.21%) SC Cleared
7 6 (5.61%) DV Cleared
8 4 (3.74%) MCP
8 4 (3.74%) MCSE
8 4 (3.74%) CCDP
8 4 (3.74%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (2.80%) CCIP
9 3 (2.80%) MCITP
9 3 (2.80%) Degree
9 3 (2.80%) CCSA
9 3 (2.80%) CCSE
9 3 (2.80%) VCP4
10 2 (1.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.93%) MCTS
11 1 (0.93%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.87%) JSP 440
2 1 (0.93%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.93%) SLA
2 1 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (20.56%) Active Directory
2 14 (13.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (6.54%) ProxySG
4 6 (5.61%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (3.74%) Hyper-V
6 3 (2.80%) Terminal Services
6 3 (2.80%) vSphere
7 2 (1.87%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.87%) XenApp
8 1 (0.93%) XenServer
8 1 (0.93%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.93%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 1 (0.93%) NFS
8 1 (0.93%) Samba
8 1 (0.93%) KVM
8 1 (0.93%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 9 (8.41%) Cisco Prime
2 5 (4.67%) SCCM
3 4 (3.74%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (1.87%) WMI
4 2 (1.87%) HP SIM
5 1 (0.93%) WSUS
5 1 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.93%) Ansible
5 1 (0.93%) SCOM
5 1 (0.93%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.93%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (0.93%) OpenView
5 1 (0.93%) Nagios
5 1 (0.93%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.93%) OVSD
Vendors
1 30 (28.04%) VMware
2 25 (23.36%) CheckPoint
3 21 (19.63%) Microsoft
4 19 (17.76%) Blue Coat
5 17 (15.89%) HP
5 17 (15.89%) Juniper
6 14 (13.08%) F5
7 13 (12.15%) Citrix
8 11 (10.28%) SolarWinds
9 7 (6.54%) NetApp
10 6 (5.61%) Nokia
10 6 (5.61%) Nortel
10 6 (5.61%) Oracle
11 4 (3.74%) EMC
12 3 (2.80%) Google
12 3 (2.80%) McAfee
13 2 (1.87%) Lotus
13 2 (1.87%) Dell
13 2 (1.87%) Aastra
13 2 (1.87%) ServiceNow
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