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 28 April 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 39 52 32
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -20
Contract jobs citing Cisco 65 48 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 3.71% 3.05% 4.72%
As % of the Vendors category 8.30% 7.27% 11.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 14 30
Average daily rate
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£400 £395 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +21.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £115 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £493 £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.53% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 5
Average hourly rate £14.50 £10.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.00% -63.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £18.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -10.00%
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
783 660 554
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 44.69% 41.93% 42.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 405 268 225
Average daily rate £363 £325 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £110 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 90 51
Average hourly rate £13.00 £14.75 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.86% -15.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £11.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £45.00 £29.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

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 28 April 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 28 April 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 -2 24 £400 -15.78% 5
Northamptonshire +12 21 £425 +4.29% 6
Derbyshire +12 10 £283 - 8
Leicestershire +5 5 £273 -22.14% 4
Lincolnshire +3 5 £188 -25.00% 1
Cisco
England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 (52.73%) Firewall
2 46 (41.82%) Windows
3 42 (38.18%) LAN
4 41 (37.27%) Cisco Certification
5 39 (35.45%) WAN
6 37 (33.64%) Cisco ASA
7 31 (28.18%) CheckPoint
8 29 (26.36%) VPN
9 28 (25.45%) VMware
10 27 (24.55%) CCNP
11 26 (23.64%) CCNA
11 26 (23.64%) Security Cleared
12 25 (22.73%) Active Directory
13 23 (20.91%) Microsoft
13 23 (20.91%) SC Cleared
14 22 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
15 21 (19.09%) HP
16 19 (17.27%) Juniper
17 18 (16.36%) F5
18 17 (15.45%) VMware Infrastructure
18 17 (15.45%) Blue Coat
19 16 (14.55%) Migration
19 16 (14.55%) SAN
19 16 (14.55%) Citrix
19 16 (14.55%) ITIL
20 15 (13.64%) MS Office
20 15 (13.64%) Linux
20 15 (13.64%) Wireless
20 15 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
21 14 (12.73%) Cisco Nexus

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 9 (8.18%) MS Exchange
2 8 (7.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (6.36%) SharePoint
4 5 (4.55%) Apache
4 5 (4.55%) Tomcat
4 5 (4.55%) Lync
5 4 (3.64%) IIS
6 3 (2.73%) JBoss
6 3 (2.73%) IBM Notes
6 3 (2.73%) Lotus Domino
6 3 (2.73%) WebLogic
6 3 (2.73%) iPlanet
6 3 (2.73%) Oracle Application Server
6 3 (2.73%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (2.73%) OpenStack
7 2 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.82%) Confluence
7 2 (1.82%) WebLogic Portal
7 2 (1.82%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (1.82%) MQSeries
Applications
1 15 (13.64%) MS Office
2 4 (3.64%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.82%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.82%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.73%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.73%) Office 365
2 2 (1.82%) Google Apps
2 2 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.91%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 58 (52.73%) Firewall
2 42 (38.18%) LAN
3 39 (35.45%) WAN
4 37 (33.64%) Cisco ASA
5 29 (26.36%) VPN
6 16 (14.55%) SAN
7 15 (13.64%) Wireless
8 14 (12.73%) Cisco Nexus
9 13 (11.82%) Network Security
10 12 (10.91%) VLAN
11 11 (10.00%) DNS
12 10 (9.09%) TCP/IP
13 9 (8.18%) IP Telephony
13 9 (8.18%) Reverse Proxy
13 9 (8.18%) FCoE
14 8 (7.27%) Cisco IOS
14 8 (7.27%) MPLS
14 8 (7.27%) Internet
15 7 (6.36%) SSL
15 7 (6.36%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.36%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.73%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (2.73%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (2.73%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.82%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (1.82%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.82%) LoadRunner
1 2 (1.82%) JIRA
General
1 6 (5.45%) Finance
2 5 (4.55%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.73%) Banking
4 2 (1.82%) Retail
4 2 (1.82%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 33 (30.00%) Network Engineer
2 23 (20.91%) Analyst
3 10 (9.09%) Architect
4 9 (8.18%) Support Engineer
5 8 (7.27%) Network Support
6 7 (6.36%) Support Analyst
7 6 (5.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (5.45%) Senior Network Engineer
7 6 (5.45%) Cisco Engineer
8 5 (4.55%) Network Support Engineer
8 5 (4.55%) Network Architect
8 5 (4.55%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 5 (4.55%) IT Support
9 4 (3.64%) Consultant
10 3 (2.73%) Data Analyst
10 3 (2.73%) Technical Analyst
10 3 (2.73%) Security Engineer
10 3 (2.73%) UNIX Engineer
10 3 (2.73%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
10 3 (2.73%) Network Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.55%) WAP
2 3 (2.73%) .NET
2 3 (2.73%) J2EE
3 2 (1.82%) JSP
4 1 (0.91%) ADSI
4 1 (0.91%) Middleware
4 1 (0.91%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.55%) Clustering
2 4 (3.64%) PKI
2 4 (3.64%) Replication
3 3 (2.73%) Client/Server
3 3 (2.73%) Open Source
4 2 (1.82%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (1.82%) FMCG
4 2 (1.82%) Grid Computing
4 2 (1.82%) Statistics
5 1 (0.91%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.91%) Celerra
5 1 (0.91%) AS400
5 1 (0.91%) iSeries
5 1 (0.91%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 46 (41.82%) Windows
2 22 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
3 15 (13.64%) Linux
4 14 (12.73%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (9.09%) Windows 7
6 9 (8.18%) UNIX
7 4 (3.64%) Windows 8
8 3 (2.73%) SUSE
8 3 (2.73%) Windows XP
8 3 (2.73%) AIX
8 3 (2.73%) HPUX
8 3 (2.73%) Solaris
9 1 (0.91%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.91%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.91%) CentOS
9 1 (0.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (14.55%) ITIL
1 16 (14.55%) Migration
2 12 (10.91%) Network Design
3 11 (10.00%) Network Management
4 10 (9.09%) Load Balancing
5 5 (4.55%) Service Management
6 4 (3.64%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (3.64%) Network Load Balancing
6 4 (3.64%) Performance Management
7 3 (2.73%) Information Assurance
7 3 (2.73%) Unit Testing
7 3 (2.73%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (2.73%) Procure-to-pay
7 3 (2.73%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (2.73%) Project Management
7 3 (2.73%) Validation
7 3 (2.73%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (2.73%) High Availability
7 3 (2.73%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (2.73%) Application Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (7.27%) SQL
2 3 (2.73%) Shell Script
2 3 (2.73%) Korn
2 3 (2.73%) Perl
2 3 (2.73%) C-shell
2 3 (2.73%) Bash Shell
3 2 (1.82%) C#
3 2 (1.82%) Java
3 2 (1.82%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.91%) C
Qualifications
1 41 (37.27%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (24.55%) CCNP
3 26 (23.64%) CCNA
3 26 (23.64%) Security Cleared
4 23 (20.91%) SC Cleared
5 12 (10.91%) CCIE
6 10 (9.09%) DV Cleared
7 6 (5.45%) MCP
8 4 (3.64%) CCSE
9 3 (2.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (2.73%) CCSA
9 3 (2.73%) MCSE
9 3 (2.73%) CCIP
9 3 (2.73%) CCDP
9 3 (2.73%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (1.82%) MCITP
11 1 (0.91%) Degree
11 1 (0.91%) CCENT
11 1 (0.91%) MCTS
11 1 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.82%) SLA
1 2 (1.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (1.82%) JSP 440
2 1 (0.91%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 25 (22.73%) Active Directory
2 17 (15.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (8.18%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.73%) Terminal Services
4 3 (2.73%) Samba
4 3 (2.73%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 3 (2.73%) vSphere
4 3 (2.73%) KVM
5 2 (1.82%) VMware ESX
5 2 (1.82%) ProxySG
5 2 (1.82%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.91%) XenApp
6 1 (0.91%) XenServer
6 1 (0.91%) NFS
6 1 (0.91%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (7.27%) Cisco Prime
2 5 (4.55%) SCCM
3 3 (2.73%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.82%) OpenView
4 2 (1.82%) WMI
4 2 (1.82%) HP UCMDB
4 2 (1.82%) WhatsUp Gold
4 2 (1.82%) HP SIM
5 1 (0.91%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.91%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (0.91%) Ansible
5 1 (0.91%) WSUS
5 1 (0.91%) SCOM
5 1 (0.91%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.91%) Nagios
5 1 (0.91%) OVSD
Vendors
1 31 (28.18%) CheckPoint
2 28 (25.45%) VMware
3 23 (20.91%) Microsoft
4 21 (19.09%) HP
5 19 (17.27%) Juniper
6 18 (16.36%) F5
7 17 (15.45%) Blue Coat
8 16 (14.55%) Citrix
9 10 (9.09%) SolarWinds
10 7 (6.36%) NetApp
11 6 (5.45%) Nokia
11 6 (5.45%) Oracle
12 5 (4.55%) EMC
13 3 (2.73%) McAfee
13 3 (2.73%) Veritas
13 3 (2.73%) Lotus
13 3 (2.73%) Red Hat
13 3 (2.73%) Sun
13 3 (2.73%) PlateSpin
13 3 (2.73%) Altiris
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