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 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 52 45 49
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Contract jobs citing Cisco 41 63 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.52% 3.58% 3.12%
As % of the Vendors category 6.14% 8.25% 7.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 33 15
Median daily rate £325 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £193 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £451 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 5
Median hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +45.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.63 £24.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-8.58% +41.42%
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
668 764 658
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 40.98% 43.43% 41.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 391 397 275
Median daily rate £370 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £190 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 42 92
Median hourly rate £12.50 £13.25 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% -8.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.82 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £19.00 £44.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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
Northamptonshire +5 13 £350 -17.64% 4
Nottinghamshire -16 10 £400 +7.02% 8
Leicestershire +8 9 £290 -27.50% 6
Derbyshire +7 8 £325 +15.04% 1
Cisco
England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 46 (46.46%) Firewall
2 41 (41.41%) Windows
3 40 (40.40%) Cisco Certification
4 32 (32.32%) Microsoft
5 31 (31.31%) LAN
6 30 (30.30%) VMware
7 29 (29.29%) Active Directory
8 28 (28.28%) WAN
9 25 (25.25%) CCNA
9 25 (25.25%) Windows Server
10 21 (21.21%) CCNP
11 19 (19.19%) Wireless
11 19 (19.19%) Cisco ASA
12 18 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
12 18 (18.18%) CheckPoint
12 18 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
13 17 (17.17%) SAN
13 17 (17.17%) MCSE
13 17 (17.17%) ITIL
13 17 (17.17%) Data Centre
14 16 (16.16%) MS Exchange
15 13 (13.13%) Exchange Server 2010
16 12 (12.12%) DHCP
16 12 (12.12%) TCP/IP
16 12 (12.12%) Juniper
16 12 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
17 11 (11.11%) VoIP
18 10 (10.10%) DNS
18 10 (10.10%) Citrix
18 10 (10.10%) SQL Server

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 16 (16.16%) MS Exchange
2 13 (13.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (5.05%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.01%) CMS
4 1 (1.01%) IIS
4 1 (1.01%) Mule
4 1 (1.01%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (6.06%) MS Excel
1 6 (6.06%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.10%) Office 365
2 4 (4.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.01%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (46.46%) Firewall
2 31 (31.31%) LAN
3 28 (28.28%) WAN
4 19 (19.19%) Cisco ASA
4 19 (19.19%) Wireless
5 17 (17.17%) SAN
6 12 (12.12%) DHCP
6 12 (12.12%) TCP/IP
7 11 (11.11%) VoIP
8 10 (10.10%) DNS
9 8 (8.08%) Cisco Nexus
9 8 (8.08%) Network Security
9 8 (8.08%) VPN
10 7 (7.07%) Wi-Fi
11 6 (6.06%) VLAN
12 5 (5.05%) IP Telephony
13 4 (4.04%) Cisco Wireless
13 4 (4.04%) Internet
13 4 (4.04%) MPLS
13 4 (4.04%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.10%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (4.04%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.01%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 7 (7.07%) Telecoms
2 5 (5.05%) Finance
3 3 (3.03%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.02%) Retail
5 1 (1.01%) Back Office
5 1 (1.01%) Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (27.27%) Network Engineer
2 12 (12.12%) Architect
3 11 (11.11%) Analyst
3 11 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
4 10 (10.10%) 3rd Line Support
5 8 (8.08%) Enterprise Architect
6 7 (7.07%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 7 (7.07%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 7 (7.07%) Support Engineer
7 6 (6.06%) Infrastructure Support
8 5 (5.05%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 5 (5.05%) Network Analyst
8 5 (5.05%) SAN Engineer
8 5 (5.05%) Support Specialist
8 5 (5.05%) Technical Support
8 5 (5.05%) VMware Engineer
9 4 (4.04%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
9 4 (4.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (4.04%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 4 (4.04%) VMware Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.02%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (17.17%) Data Centre
2 4 (4.04%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.03%) EMC VNX
3 3 (3.03%) NHS
4 2 (2.02%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.02%) Handset
4 2 (2.02%) iPad
4 2 (2.02%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.02%) Replication
5 1 (1.01%) Clustering
5 1 (1.01%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.01%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.01%) FMCG
5 1 (1.01%) HP Storage
5 1 (1.01%) HP StoreVirtual
5 1 (1.01%) iSeries
5 1 (1.01%) IVR
5 1 (1.01%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 41 (41.41%) Windows
2 25 (25.25%) Windows Server
3 18 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (9.09%) Windows 7
4 9 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (7.07%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (7.07%) Windows XP
6 6 (6.06%) Linux
7 4 (4.04%) Unix
8 2 (2.02%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.01%) Windows 10
9 1 (1.01%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (17.17%) ITIL
2 8 (8.08%) Infrastructure Management
3 6 (6.06%) Mentoring
3 6 (6.06%) Network Management
4 5 (5.05%) Migration
4 5 (5.05%) PRINCE2
4 5 (5.05%) Project Management
5 4 (4.04%) Coaching
5 4 (4.04%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (4.04%) Load Balancing
5 4 (4.04%) Network Design
5 4 (4.04%) Network Optimisation
5 4 (4.04%) Security Patching
5 4 (4.04%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (3.03%) Business Continuity
6 3 (3.03%) Capacity Management
6 3 (3.03%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (3.03%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (3.03%) High Availability
6 3 (3.03%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.06%) SQL
2 3 (3.03%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.01%) Python
3 1 (1.01%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 40 (40.40%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (25.25%) CCNA
3 21 (21.21%) CCNP
4 18 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (17.17%) MCSE
6 7 (7.07%) CCDA
7 6 (6.06%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (6.06%) MCSA
7 6 (6.06%) Security Cleared
8 4 (4.04%) SC Cleared
9 3 (3.03%) CCIE
9 3 (3.03%) CCSE
9 3 (3.03%) CISSP
10 2 (2.02%) CCSA
10 2 (2.02%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (2.02%) Degree
10 2 (2.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (2.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (1.01%) PMI Certification
11 1 (1.01%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.02%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 29 (29.29%) Active Directory
2 12 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (7.07%) Hyper-V
4 6 (6.06%) vSphere
5 3 (3.03%) VMware Server
6 2 (2.02%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (2.02%) XenApp
7 1 (1.01%) Firmware
7 1 (1.01%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (1.01%) Terminal Server
7 1 (1.01%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (8.08%) SCCM
2 3 (3.03%) Backup Exec
2 3 (3.03%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (2.02%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (2.02%) CiscoWorks
3 2 (2.02%) EdgeSight
4 1 (1.01%) Ansible
4 1 (1.01%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (1.01%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.01%) Nessus
4 1 (1.01%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.01%) NSN NetAct
4 1 (1.01%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.01%) Puppet
4 1 (1.01%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (1.01%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 32 (32.32%) Microsoft
2 30 (30.30%) VMware
3 18 (18.18%) CheckPoint
4 12 (12.12%) Juniper
5 10 (10.10%) Citrix
6 8 (8.08%) Dell
6 8 (8.08%) HP
6 8 (8.08%) Palo Alto
7 7 (7.07%) F5
8 6 (6.06%) NetApp
8 6 (6.06%) SolarWinds
9 5 (5.05%) Blue Coat
10 4 (4.04%) EMC
10 4 (4.04%) Riverbed
11 3 (3.03%) Exinda
11 3 (3.03%) IBM
11 3 (3.03%) Nimble Storage
11 3 (3.03%) Nokia
11 3 (3.03%) SonicWALL
12 2 (2.02%) IronPort
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