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 30 March 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 49 58 37
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -21
Contract jobs citing Cisco 54 36 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 3.19% 2.42% 4.15%
As % of the Vendors category 7.24% 5.61% 9.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 7 24
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£408 £475 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.10% +46.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £182 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £457 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 4
Average hourly rate £15.00 £18.75 £29.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -36.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £10.00 £22.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £32.05 £47.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.81
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -11.67%
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
746 642 539
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 44.04% 43.09% 43.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 381 276 222
Average daily rate £350 £300 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £70 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £422
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 85 60
Average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -43.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.94 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £40.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.13
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -3.44%

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 30 March 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 30 March 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
(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
Nottinghamshire -5 22 £347 -26.84% 5
Northamptonshire - 19 £425 - 7
Derbyshire - 6 £285 - 8
Leicestershire -3 5 £235 -34.72% 1
Lincolnshire +5 2 - - 1
Cisco
England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 51 (47.66%) Firewall
2 46 (42.99%) Windows
3 44 (41.12%) Cisco Certification
4 43 (40.19%) LAN
5 39 (36.45%) WAN
6 32 (29.91%) VMware
6 32 (29.91%) Cisco ASA
7 27 (25.23%) VPN
7 27 (25.23%) CCNP
7 27 (25.23%) CCNA
8 24 (22.43%) Active Directory
8 24 (22.43%) CheckPoint
9 22 (20.56%) Microsoft
10 21 (19.63%) Security Cleared
11 19 (17.76%) HP
11 19 (17.76%) SAN
12 18 (16.82%) Juniper
12 18 (16.82%) Linux
12 18 (16.82%) VMware Infrastructure
13 17 (15.89%) SC Cleared
13 17 (15.89%) Windows Server 2008
13 17 (15.89%) Blue Coat
13 17 (15.89%) MS Office
13 17 (15.89%) F5
13 17 (15.89%) Cisco Nexus
14 15 (14.02%) Citrix
15 14 (13.08%) CCIE
15 14 (13.08%) Wireless
16 13 (12.15%) Migration
16 13 (12.15%) ITIL

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 8 (7.48%) MS Exchange
2 7 (6.54%) SharePoint
3 6 (5.61%) Apache
3 6 (5.61%) Tomcat
4 5 (4.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (3.74%) IIS
6 3 (2.80%) IBM Notes
6 3 (2.80%) Lotus Domino
6 3 (2.80%) OpenStack
7 2 (1.87%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (1.87%) iPlanet
7 2 (1.87%) WebLogic Portal
7 2 (1.87%) Oracle Application Server
7 2 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.87%) Lync
7 2 (1.87%) JBoss
7 2 (1.87%) MQSeries
7 2 (1.87%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 17 (15.89%) MS Office
2 6 (5.61%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.80%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.87%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.87%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.80%) Google Apps
1 3 (2.80%) Office 365
2 2 (1.87%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (47.66%) Firewall
2 43 (40.19%) LAN
3 39 (36.45%) WAN
4 32 (29.91%) Cisco ASA
5 27 (25.23%) VPN
6 19 (17.76%) SAN
7 17 (15.89%) Cisco Nexus
8 14 (13.08%) Wireless
9 12 (11.21%) Network Security
10 11 (10.28%) VLAN
11 10 (9.35%) DNS
11 10 (9.35%) TCP/IP
12 9 (8.41%) Reverse Proxy
12 9 (8.41%) Cisco IOS
13 8 (7.48%) FCoE
13 8 (7.48%) IP Telephony
14 7 (6.54%) MPLS
14 7 (6.54%) SSL
14 7 (6.54%) VoIP
14 7 (6.54%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.61%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.74%) MySQL
3 2 (1.87%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (1.87%) LoadRunner
General
1 6 (5.61%) Finance
2 4 (3.74%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.80%) Banking
3 3 (2.80%) Retail
4 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 32 (29.91%) Network Engineer
2 17 (15.89%) Analyst
3 11 (10.28%) Architect
4 9 (8.41%) Support Engineer
5 7 (6.54%) Network Support
6 6 (5.61%) Network Architect
6 6 (5.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (5.61%) Senior Network Engineer
6 6 (5.61%) Support Analyst
7 5 (4.67%) Network Support Engineer
7 5 (4.67%) Cisco Engineer
7 5 (4.67%) IT Support
8 4 (3.74%) Consultant
8 4 (3.74%) 3rd Line Support
8 4 (3.74%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 3 (2.80%) IT Support Analyst
9 3 (2.80%) Data Analyst
9 3 (2.80%) Systems Engineer
9 3 (2.80%) Voice Analyst
9 3 (2.80%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.67%) WAP
2 3 (2.80%) .NET
3 2 (1.87%) J2EE
3 2 (1.87%) JSP
4 1 (0.93%) ADSI
4 1 (0.93%) Middleware
4 1 (0.93%) VXML
4 1 (0.93%) ISPF
4 1 (0.93%) TAPI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.67%) Client/Server
1 5 (4.67%) Open Source
2 4 (3.74%) Clustering
2 4 (3.74%) PKI
3 3 (2.80%) Replication
4 2 (1.87%) Grid Computing
4 2 (1.87%) EPoS
4 2 (1.87%) Statistics
5 1 (0.93%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.93%) FMCG
5 1 (0.93%) iSeries
5 1 (0.93%) AS400
5 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (0.93%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 46 (42.99%) Windows
2 18 (16.82%) Linux
3 17 (15.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (10.28%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (9.35%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (6.54%) UNIX
6 7 (6.54%) Windows 7
7 3 (2.80%) Windows 8
8 2 (1.87%) CentOS
8 2 (1.87%) SUSE
8 2 (1.87%) Windows XP
8 2 (1.87%) AIX
8 2 (1.87%) HPUX
8 2 (1.87%) Solaris
9 1 (0.93%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.93%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (12.15%) ITIL
1 13 (12.15%) Migration
2 11 (10.28%) Network Design
2 11 (10.28%) Network Management
3 9 (8.41%) Load Balancing
4 5 (4.67%) Service Management
5 4 (3.74%) Network Load Balancing
5 4 (3.74%) Performance Management
6 3 (2.80%) Information Assurance
6 3 (2.80%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (2.80%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (2.80%) Project Management
6 3 (2.80%) Validation
6 3 (2.80%) Application Performance Management
7 2 (1.87%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (1.87%) Procure-to-pay
7 2 (1.87%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (1.87%) Change Management
7 2 (1.87%) PRINCE2
7 2 (1.87%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (7.48%) SQL
2 4 (3.74%) Java
3 3 (2.80%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.87%) C-shell
4 2 (1.87%) Bash Shell
4 2 (1.87%) Shell Script
4 2 (1.87%) Korn
4 2 (1.87%) Perl
4 2 (1.87%) C#
5 1 (0.93%) C
Qualifications
1 44 (41.12%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (25.23%) CCNA
2 27 (25.23%) CCNP
3 21 (19.63%) Security Cleared
4 17 (15.89%) SC Cleared
5 14 (13.08%) CCIE
6 11 (10.28%) DV Cleared
7 5 (4.67%) MCP
8 4 (3.74%) MCSE
8 4 (3.74%) CCDP
8 4 (3.74%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (3.74%) CCSE
9 3 (2.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (2.80%) CCSA
9 3 (2.80%) MCITP
9 3 (2.80%) CCIP
10 2 (1.87%) Degree
11 1 (0.93%) CCENT
11 1 (0.93%) CCVP
11 1 (0.93%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.87%) SLA
1 2 (1.87%) JSP 440
2 1 (0.93%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 24 (22.43%) Active Directory
2 18 (16.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.67%) Hyper-V
4 4 (3.74%) Terminal Services
5 3 (2.80%) ProxySG
5 3 (2.80%) vSphere
6 2 (1.87%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.87%) KVM
6 2 (1.87%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (1.87%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 2 (1.87%) Samba
6 2 (1.87%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.93%) XenApp
7 1 (0.93%) XenServer
7 1 (0.93%) NFS
Systems Management
1 11 (10.28%) Cisco Prime
2 5 (4.67%) SCCM
3 4 (3.74%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (2.80%) Backup Exec
5 2 (1.87%) OpenView
5 2 (1.87%) WMI
5 2 (1.87%) HP UCMDB
5 2 (1.87%) SCVMM
5 2 (1.87%) WhatsUp Gold
5 2 (1.87%) HP SIM
5 2 (1.87%) Ansible
6 1 (0.93%) Cisco UCCE
6 1 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.93%) WSUS
6 1 (0.93%) SCOM
6 1 (0.93%) Nagios
6 1 (0.93%) OVSD
Vendors
1 32 (29.91%) VMware
2 24 (22.43%) CheckPoint
3 22 (20.56%) Microsoft
4 19 (17.76%) HP
5 18 (16.82%) Juniper
6 17 (15.89%) Blue Coat
6 17 (15.89%) F5
7 15 (14.02%) Citrix
8 11 (10.28%) SolarWinds
9 7 (6.54%) NetApp
9 7 (6.54%) Oracle
10 6 (5.61%) Nokia
11 4 (3.74%) EMC
12 3 (2.80%) Google
12 3 (2.80%) McAfee
12 3 (2.80%) Lotus
13 2 (1.87%) Red Hat
13 2 (1.87%) Opsware
13 2 (1.87%) PlateSpin
13 2 (1.87%) Aastra
Derby, Derbyshire
Roc Search
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham
Real Staffing
Rate: £100 - £150 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Chesterfield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £260.00 - £310.00 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Derbyshire
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Worksop college
Rate: Up to £30,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 24 days ago