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 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 41 39 63
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +24
Contract jobs citing Cisco 57 48 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 3.72% 3.41% 2.27%
As % of the Vendors category 8.65% 7.84% 4.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 27 8
Average daily rate £323 £320 £123
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.78% +161.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £172 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £243
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £329
% change year-on-year
- +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 7
Average hourly rate £12.00 £22.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.66% +73.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.70 £22.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.80 £22.50 £30.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +20.00%
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
659 612 682
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 42.96% 43.44% 45.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 348 300 329
Average daily rate £355 £350 £216
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% +61.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £175 £70
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £478 £439
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 36 71
Average hourly rate £14.00 £16.85 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.91% +24.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.70 £24.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.35% +3.03%

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 5 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +3 21 £450 +50.00% 6
Nottinghamshire -17 17 £233 -31.11% 4
Leicestershire -4 8 £250 +9.28% 3
Northamptonshire +10 5 £205 -51.76% 4
Lincolnshire -4 4 £188 - 2
Cisco
England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 59 (47.97%) Firewall
2 58 (47.15%) Cisco Certification
3 39 (31.71%) Windows
4 38 (30.89%) LAN
5 37 (30.08%) WAN
5 37 (30.08%) CCNA
6 34 (27.64%) VMware
6 34 (27.64%) Cisco ASA
7 33 (26.83%) Microsoft
8 32 (26.02%) Juniper
9 30 (24.39%) CCNP
9 30 (24.39%) CheckPoint
10 28 (22.76%) Active Directory
11 27 (21.95%) Windows Server
12 25 (20.33%) ITIL
13 24 (19.51%) Data Centre
14 23 (18.70%) Citrix
14 23 (18.70%) Network Security
15 22 (17.89%) F5
16 17 (13.82%) SAN
16 17 (13.82%) Windows Server 2008
16 17 (13.82%) Security Cleared
17 15 (12.20%) VPN
18 14 (11.38%) VoIP
18 14 (11.38%) Wireless
18 14 (11.38%) Blue Coat
19 13 (10.57%) TCP/IP
20 12 (9.76%) MS Exchange
20 12 (9.76%) CCSA
20 12 (9.76%) VLAN

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 12 (9.76%) MS Exchange
2 10 (8.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (3.25%) IIS
5 3 (2.44%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.81%) CMS
6 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.81%) Lync
6 1 (0.81%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 10 (8.13%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Advent Geneva
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.88%) Office 365
2 2 (1.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 59 (47.97%) Firewall
2 38 (30.89%) LAN
3 37 (30.08%) WAN
4 34 (27.64%) Cisco ASA
5 23 (18.70%) Network Security
6 17 (13.82%) SAN
7 15 (12.20%) VPN
8 14 (11.38%) VoIP
8 14 (11.38%) Wireless
9 13 (10.57%) TCP/IP
10 12 (9.76%) Cisco Nexus
10 12 (9.76%) VLAN
11 11 (8.94%) DHCP
12 10 (8.13%) TACACS
13 7 (5.69%) Cisco IOS
13 7 (5.69%) DNS
14 6 (4.88%) BGP
15 5 (4.07%) Cisco PIX
15 5 (4.07%) IP Telephony
16 4 (3.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.63%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (2.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 7 (5.69%) Telecoms
2 5 (4.07%) Finance
3 4 (3.25%) Retail
4 1 (0.81%) Back Office
4 1 (0.81%) Legal
4 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 38 (30.89%) Network Engineer
2 21 (17.07%) Analyst
3 15 (12.20%) Cisco Engineer
4 14 (11.38%) Architect
5 13 (10.57%) Network Analyst
6 12 (9.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 12 (9.76%) Support Engineer
7 10 (8.13%) 3rd Line Support
7 10 (8.13%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 10 (8.13%) Network Security Analyst
7 10 (8.13%) Security Analyst
8 9 (7.32%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 8 (6.50%) Enterprise Architect
10 6 (4.88%) Consultant
11 5 (4.07%) Network Architect
11 5 (4.07%) Security Engineer
11 5 (4.07%) VMware Engineer
12 4 (3.25%) LAN Engineer
12 4 (3.25%) SAN Support
12 4 (3.25%) VMware Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.63%) HTML
2 1 (0.81%) .NET
2 1 (0.81%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.81%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (19.51%) Data Centre
2 4 (3.25%) Driving Licence
3 3 (2.44%) NHS
3 3 (2.44%) Private Cloud
4 2 (1.63%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (1.63%) IVR
4 2 (1.63%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.81%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.81%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.81%) Celerra
5 1 (0.81%) CLARiiON
5 1 (0.81%) Clustering
5 1 (0.81%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.81%) HP Storage
5 1 (0.81%) HP StoreVirtual
5 1 (0.81%) iPad
5 1 (0.81%) Replication
5 1 (0.81%) Smartphone
5 1 (0.81%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 39 (31.71%) Windows
2 27 (21.95%) Windows Server
3 17 (13.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (8.13%) Windows 7
5 8 (6.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (5.69%) Linux
7 6 (4.88%) Windows XP
8 4 (3.25%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (2.44%) Unix
9 3 (2.44%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.81%) AIX
10 1 (0.81%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.81%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (20.33%) ITIL
2 9 (7.32%) Infrastructure Management
3 7 (5.69%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (4.88%) Load Balancing
4 6 (4.88%) Migration
5 5 (4.07%) Network Design
5 5 (4.07%) Project Management
6 4 (3.25%) Business Continuity
6 4 (3.25%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (3.25%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (3.25%) Network Optimisation
6 4 (3.25%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (2.44%) Capacity Management
7 3 (2.44%) Change Management
7 3 (2.44%) Mentoring
7 3 (2.44%) Network Management
7 3 (2.44%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (2.44%) Security Patching
7 3 (2.44%) Service Continuity Management
8 2 (1.63%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (5.69%) SQL
2 2 (1.63%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.81%) C#
3 1 (0.81%) Python
3 1 (0.81%) VBA
3 1 (0.81%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 58 (47.15%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (30.08%) CCNA
3 30 (24.39%) CCNP
4 17 (13.82%) Security Cleared
5 12 (9.76%) CCSA
6 11 (8.94%) MCSE
6 11 (8.94%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (8.94%) SC Cleared
7 10 (8.13%) CCSE
8 7 (5.69%) CCDA
9 4 (3.25%) CCIE
10 3 (2.44%) BPSS Clearance
10 3 (2.44%) JNCIA
10 3 (2.44%) MCSA
11 2 (1.63%) CCSP
11 2 (1.63%) Check Point Certification
11 2 (1.63%) CISSP
11 2 (1.63%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.81%) HND
12 1 (0.81%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.25%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.63%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (22.76%) Active Directory
2 11 (8.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (6.50%) Hyper-V
4 7 (5.69%) vSphere
5 4 (3.25%) XenApp
6 2 (1.63%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.81%) Firmware
7 1 (0.81%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (0.81%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.81%) NFS
7 1 (0.81%) Terminal Server
7 1 (0.81%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (4.07%) SCCM
2 4 (3.25%) Backup Exec
3 3 (2.44%) Cisco UCCE
3 3 (2.44%) NetBackup
4 2 (1.63%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.81%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.81%) SCDPM
5 1 (0.81%) SCOM
5 1 (0.81%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.81%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 34 (27.64%) VMware
2 33 (26.83%) Microsoft
3 32 (26.02%) Juniper
4 30 (24.39%) CheckPoint
5 23 (18.70%) Citrix
6 22 (17.89%) F5
7 14 (11.38%) Blue Coat
8 10 (8.13%) Nokia
9 8 (6.50%) HP
10 7 (5.69%) Dell
10 7 (5.69%) NetApp
11 6 (4.88%) EMC
12 5 (4.07%) Meraki
13 4 (3.25%) Aruba
13 4 (3.25%) Palo Alto
13 4 (3.25%) SolarWinds
14 3 (2.44%) Brocade
14 3 (2.44%) Exinda
14 3 (2.44%) Riverbed
14 3 (2.44%) Veeam
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