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 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 43 41 37
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Contract jobs citing Cisco 58 59 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 3.75% 3.78% 3.66%
As % of the Vendors category 9.59% 8.89% 9.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 37 34
Median daily rate £425 £320 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.81% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £185 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 4
Median hourly rate £14.00 £19.00 £10.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.31% +85.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £19.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.80 £19.00 £10.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £19.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+28.20% +8.33%
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
605 664 557
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 39.11% 42.51% 37.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 378 360 261
Median daily rate £400 £375 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £178 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 32 72
Median hourly rate £12.00 £16.83 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.67% +20.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.25 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.35 £47.50 £40.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.83 £18.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.59% +8.82%

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 27 June 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 27 June 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 +3 22 £600 +71.42% 9
Derbyshire -1 12 £350 +14.75% 3
Northamptonshire -9 10 £394 -3.25% 9
Leicestershire +10 8 £345 -13.75% 3
Lincolnshire 0 3 £350 +67.66% 1
Cisco
England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 48 (47.52%) Windows
2 43 (42.57%) Active Directory
3 37 (36.63%) Firewall
4 35 (34.65%) LAN
4 35 (34.65%) WAN
5 31 (30.69%) Cisco Certification
5 31 (30.69%) Wireless
6 26 (25.74%) VMware
7 25 (24.75%) Office 365
8 24 (23.76%) Microsoft
9 21 (20.79%) VPN
9 21 (20.79%) Wi-Fi
10 20 (19.80%) Linux
10 20 (19.80%) ITIL
10 20 (19.80%) CCNP
11 19 (18.81%) Palo Alto
12 18 (17.82%) Windows Server
12 18 (17.82%) Data Centre
12 18 (17.82%) SCCM
13 17 (16.83%) Microsoft Azure
14 16 (15.84%) CCNA
14 16 (15.84%) SAN
14 16 (15.84%) Cisco ASA
14 16 (15.84%) Windows Server 2008
15 15 (14.85%) Microsoft Certification
15 15 (14.85%) CISSP
15 15 (14.85%) MS Exchange
16 14 (13.86%) Mac OS X
16 14 (13.86%) CheckPoint
16 14 (13.86%) Mule

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 (14.85%) MS Exchange
2 14 (13.86%) Mule
3 12 (11.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (4.95%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (1.98%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.99%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (7.92%) MS Office
2 1 (0.99%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.99%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 25 (24.75%) Office 365
2 17 (16.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (13.86%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.98%) IaaS
5 1 (0.99%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.99%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 37 (36.63%) Firewall
2 35 (34.65%) LAN
2 35 (34.65%) WAN
3 31 (30.69%) Wireless
4 21 (20.79%) VPN
4 21 (20.79%) Wi-Fi
5 16 (15.84%) Cisco ASA
5 16 (15.84%) SAN
6 12 (11.88%) DHCP
6 12 (11.88%) DNS
6 12 (11.88%) TCP/IP
7 11 (10.89%) Cisco Nexus
8 7 (6.93%) Network Security
9 6 (5.94%) MPLS
10 5 (4.95%) VLAN
11 4 (3.96%) OSPF
11 4 (3.96%) Unified Communications
11 4 (3.96%) VoIP
12 3 (2.97%) BGP
12 3 (2.97%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.95%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.97%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.98%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.99%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.99%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 8 (7.92%) Manufacturing
2 7 (6.93%) Finance
2 7 (6.93%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.98%) Banking
3 2 (1.98%) Retail
4 1 (0.99%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 27 (26.73%) Network Engineer
2 17 (16.83%) Architect
3 16 (15.84%) Infrastructure Architect
4 14 (13.86%) Cisco Engineer
5 10 (9.90%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 9 (8.91%) 3rd Line Support
6 9 (8.91%) Analyst
7 5 (4.95%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 5 (4.95%) Infrastructure Support
7 5 (4.95%) Support Engineer
8 4 (3.96%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (3.96%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
8 4 (3.96%) Cloud Architect
8 4 (3.96%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 4 (3.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (3.96%) Network Analyst
8 4 (3.96%) SAN Engineer
8 4 (3.96%) Support Specialist
8 4 (3.96%) Technical Support
8 4 (3.96%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.98%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (17.82%) Data Centre
2 9 (8.91%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.97%) Clustering
3 3 (2.97%) EMC VNX
3 3 (2.97%) Handset
4 2 (1.98%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.98%) FMCG
4 2 (1.98%) iPad
4 2 (1.98%) Replication
5 1 (0.99%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.99%) HP Storage
5 1 (0.99%) iSeries
5 1 (0.99%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 48 (47.52%) Windows
2 20 (19.80%) Linux
3 18 (17.82%) Windows Server
4 16 (15.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (13.86%) Mac OS X
6 8 (7.92%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (7.92%) Windows XP
7 7 (6.93%) Unix
8 6 (5.94%) Windows 7
8 6 (5.94%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.99%) Solaris
9 1 (0.99%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.99%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (19.80%) ITIL
2 14 (13.86%) DevOps
3 8 (7.92%) Network Management
4 6 (5.94%) PRINCE2
5 5 (4.95%) Mentoring
5 5 (4.95%) Project Management
6 4 (3.96%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (3.96%) Coaching
6 4 (3.96%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (3.96%) Migration
6 4 (3.96%) Network Design
6 4 (3.96%) Security Patching
6 4 (3.96%) Translating Business Requirements
7 3 (2.97%) ITIL V3
7 3 (2.97%) Logistics
7 3 (2.97%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (1.98%) Change Control
8 2 (1.98%) High Availability
8 2 (1.98%) SDLC
8 2 (1.98%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.94%) SQL
2 2 (1.98%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 31 (30.69%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (19.80%) CCNP
3 16 (15.84%) CCNA
4 15 (14.85%) CISSP
4 15 (14.85%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (12.87%) MCSE
6 8 (7.92%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (5.94%) MCSA
8 5 (4.95%) Degree
9 4 (3.96%) Security Cleared
10 3 (2.97%) BPSS Clearance
10 3 (2.97%) CCIE
10 3 (2.97%) Citrix Certification
10 3 (2.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (1.98%) CCEE
11 2 (1.98%) CCIA
11 2 (1.98%) MCSM
11 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Certified Architect
11 2 (1.98%) PMI Certification
11 2 (1.98%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.98%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.99%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 43 (42.57%) Active Directory
2 10 (9.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.96%) Hyper-V
3 4 (3.96%) VMware Server
4 3 (2.97%) vSphere
5 2 (1.98%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.98%) XenApp
6 1 (0.99%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 18 (17.82%) SCCM
2 14 (13.86%) Microsoft Intune
3 13 (12.87%) Ansible
3 13 (12.87%) Puppet
4 2 (1.98%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (1.98%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (1.98%) Cisco UCCX
4 2 (1.98%) EdgeSight
4 2 (1.98%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.99%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (0.99%) Nessus
5 1 (0.99%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 26 (25.74%) VMware
2 24 (23.76%) Microsoft
3 19 (18.81%) Palo Alto
4 14 (13.86%) CheckPoint
5 13 (12.87%) Google
6 12 (11.88%) Citrix
7 9 (8.91%) Juniper
8 7 (6.93%) Dell
8 7 (6.93%) HP
9 4 (3.96%) IBM
9 4 (3.96%) Intel
9 4 (3.96%) Meraki
9 4 (3.96%) NetApp
9 4 (3.96%) SolarWinds
10 3 (2.97%) EMC
10 3 (2.97%) Fortinet
10 3 (2.97%) Nimble Storage
11 2 (1.98%) Blue Coat
11 2 (1.98%) Nokia
11 2 (1.98%) Remedy
Derby, Derbyshire
Lucid Support Services Ltd
Rate: Competitive Market Rates
Posted: 14 hours ago