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 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 38 40 34
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Contract jobs citing Cisco 59 52 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 3.85% 3.64% 4.53%
As % of the Vendors category 9.15% 9.92% 9.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 36 36
Average daily rate
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£338 £310 £298
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.87% +4.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £185 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £450 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+2.22% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 8
Average hourly rate £19.00 £10.75 £25.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+76.74% -58.04%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £20.00 £22.75
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -12.08%
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
645 524 643
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 42.10% 36.64% 46.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 338 240 304
Average daily rate £375 £343 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.48% +5.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £184 £200 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 64 51
Average hourly rate £16.83 £14.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.17% -22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.97 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £30.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -12.82%

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 7 July 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 7 July 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
Derbyshire +9 19 £305 +20.19% 3
Nottinghamshire -4 19 £375 +80.72% 4
Northamptonshire +6 12 £407 +0.18% 1
Lincolnshire +1 6 £209 -
Leicestershire -5 4 £400 +14.28% 2
Cisco
England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 58 (50.43%) Firewall
2 44 (38.26%) Windows
3 42 (36.52%) Cisco Certification
4 36 (31.30%) LAN
5 33 (28.70%) WAN
6 32 (27.83%) Security Cleared
7 30 (26.09%) SC Cleared
8 29 (25.22%) Cisco ASA
9 28 (24.35%) VMware
9 28 (24.35%) CCNA
10 27 (23.48%) CCNP
11 25 (21.74%) Active Directory
11 25 (21.74%) CheckPoint
11 25 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
12 24 (20.87%) HP
13 23 (20.00%) Juniper
14 22 (19.13%) Data Centre
15 21 (18.26%) Microsoft
15 21 (18.26%) VPN
16 18 (15.65%) ITIL
16 18 (15.65%) Linux
16 18 (15.65%) Windows Server 2003
16 18 (15.65%) F5
17 17 (14.78%) VMware Infrastructure
17 17 (14.78%) Wireless
18 16 (13.91%) MS Office
18 16 (13.91%) Hyper-V
19 15 (13.04%) DV Cleared
20 14 (12.17%) Migration
20 14 (12.17%) SAN

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 11 (9.57%) MS Exchange
2 8 (6.96%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (5.22%) SharePoint
3 6 (5.22%) Lync
4 5 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (3.48%) Apache
5 4 (3.48%) Tomcat
6 3 (2.61%) WebLogic
6 3 (2.61%) JBoss
6 3 (2.61%) IBM Notes
6 3 (2.61%) Lotus Domino
6 3 (2.61%) iPlanet
6 3 (2.61%) Oracle Application Server
7 2 (1.74%) WebLogic Portal
7 2 (1.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (1.74%) Confluence
7 2 (1.74%) IIS
7 2 (1.74%) MQSeries
7 2 (1.74%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (1.74%) OpenStack
Applications
1 16 (13.91%) MS Office
2 3 (2.61%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.74%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.74%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.61%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.61%) Office 365
2 1 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.87%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 58 (50.43%) Firewall
2 36 (31.30%) LAN
3 33 (28.70%) WAN
4 29 (25.22%) Cisco ASA
5 21 (18.26%) VPN
6 17 (14.78%) Wireless
7 14 (12.17%) SAN
8 13 (11.30%) VLAN
9 11 (9.57%) MPLS
9 11 (9.57%) DNS
9 11 (9.57%) TCP/IP
10 9 (7.83%) Internet
10 9 (7.83%) Network Security
10 9 (7.83%) iSCSI
10 9 (7.83%) Cisco Nexus
11 8 (6.96%) IP Telephony
11 8 (6.96%) VoIP
12 7 (6.09%) SNMP
12 7 (6.09%) Wi-Fi
12 7 (6.09%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.83%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.09%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (6.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.48%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.74%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.87%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.74%) JIRA
2 1 (0.87%) ProC
General
1 5 (4.35%) Telecoms
2 2 (1.74%) Finance
2 2 (1.74%) Manufacturing
2 2 (1.74%) Banking
3 1 (0.87%) Retail
3 1 (0.87%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 32 (27.83%) Network Engineer
2 27 (23.48%) Analyst
3 13 (11.30%) Architect
4 11 (9.57%) Support Analyst
5 6 (5.22%) Consultant
5 6 (5.22%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 6 (5.22%) Senior Network Engineer
5 6 (5.22%) Cisco Engineer
5 6 (5.22%) Security Engineer
6 5 (4.35%) Network Support
6 5 (4.35%) Voice Analyst
6 5 (4.35%) Network Architect
6 5 (4.35%) Support Engineer
6 5 (4.35%) Data Analyst
6 5 (4.35%) Virtualisation Specialist
6 5 (4.35%) IT Support
7 4 (3.48%) Virtualisation Architect
7 4 (3.48%) Technical Analyst
7 4 (3.48%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
8 3 (2.61%) Network Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.61%) J2EE
1 3 (2.61%) WAP
2 2 (1.74%) JSP
3 1 (0.87%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 22 (19.13%) Data Centre
2 7 (6.09%) HP Storage
3 5 (4.35%) HP StoreVirtual
4 3 (2.61%) Clustering
4 3 (2.61%) PKI
5 2 (1.74%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.74%) Grid Computing
5 2 (1.74%) EMC VNX
5 2 (1.74%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (1.74%) FMCG
6 1 (0.87%) iPad
6 1 (0.87%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.87%) EMC VMAX
6 1 (0.87%) NHS
6 1 (0.87%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.87%) Replication
6 1 (0.87%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.87%) Celerra
6 1 (0.87%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 44 (38.26%) Windows
2 25 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (15.65%) Windows Server 2003
3 18 (15.65%) Linux
4 12 (10.43%) Windows 7
4 12 (10.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (5.22%) UNIX
5 6 (5.22%) Ubuntu
5 6 (5.22%) CentOS
6 4 (3.48%) Windows 8
7 3 (2.61%) SUSE
7 3 (2.61%) Windows XP
7 3 (2.61%) AIX
7 3 (2.61%) HPUX
7 3 (2.61%) Solaris
8 2 (1.74%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.87%) Android
9 1 (0.87%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.87%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (15.65%) ITIL
2 14 (12.17%) Migration
3 11 (9.57%) Network Management
4 10 (8.70%) Load Balancing
5 9 (7.83%) Network Design
6 8 (6.96%) Service Management
7 7 (6.09%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (6.09%) Change Control
8 6 (5.22%) Capacity Management
8 6 (5.22%) ITSM
9 5 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (3.48%) Network Load Balancing
11 3 (2.61%) Unit Testing
11 3 (2.61%) Performance Management
11 3 (2.61%) Data Protection
11 3 (2.61%) Information Assurance
11 3 (2.61%) High Availability
11 3 (2.61%) Enterprise Architecture
11 3 (2.61%) Capacity Planning
11 3 (2.61%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.48%) SQL
2 3 (2.61%) Shell Script
2 3 (2.61%) Korn
2 3 (2.61%) Perl
2 3 (2.61%) C-shell
2 3 (2.61%) Bash Shell
3 1 (0.87%) Java
3 1 (0.87%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 42 (36.52%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (27.83%) Security Cleared
3 30 (26.09%) SC Cleared
4 28 (24.35%) CCNA
5 27 (23.48%) CCNP
6 15 (13.04%) DV Cleared
7 11 (9.57%) CCIE
8 7 (6.09%) CCDP
9 4 (3.48%) CCDA
10 3 (2.61%) CCIP
10 3 (2.61%) MCP
10 3 (2.61%) MCSE
10 3 (2.61%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (2.61%) CCSE
10 3 (2.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (1.74%) CCSA
11 2 (1.74%) Degree
12 1 (0.87%) JNCIA
12 1 (0.87%) MCTS
12 1 (0.87%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (1.74%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.87%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (21.74%) Active Directory
2 17 (14.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (13.91%) Hyper-V
4 6 (5.22%) NFS
5 3 (2.61%) KVM
5 3 (2.61%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 3 (2.61%) Terminal Services
5 3 (2.61%) Samba
6 2 (1.74%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.74%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (1.74%) vSphere
7 1 (0.87%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (5.22%) OVSD
1 6 (5.22%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (2.61%) Foglight
2 3 (2.61%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.74%) OpenView
3 2 (1.74%) WhatsUp Gold
3 2 (1.74%) Cisco UCCE
3 2 (1.74%) HP UCMDB
3 2 (1.74%) SCCM
4 1 (0.87%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.87%) Ansible
4 1 (0.87%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 28 (24.35%) VMware
2 25 (21.74%) CheckPoint
3 24 (20.87%) HP
4 23 (20.00%) Juniper
5 21 (18.26%) Microsoft
6 18 (15.65%) F5
7 14 (12.17%) Citrix
8 11 (9.57%) SolarWinds
9 10 (8.70%) Blue Coat
10 7 (6.09%) NetApp
11 5 (4.35%) Riverbed
12 4 (3.48%) Altiris
12 4 (3.48%) Oracle
12 4 (3.48%) Exinda
13 3 (2.61%) Sun
13 3 (2.61%) Avaya
13 3 (2.61%) Nokia
13 3 (2.61%) Veritas
13 3 (2.61%) Lotus
13 3 (2.61%) Red Hat
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