The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the East Midlands region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 32 40 38
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -2
Contract jobs citing Cisco 66 59 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 4.56% 4.07% 3.07%
As % of the Vendors category 10.95% 8.82% 7.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 37 23
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£325 £300 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £159 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £410 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.81% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 3
Average hourly rate £10.75 £15.75 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.74% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.55 £11.70 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.95 £24.88 £17.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £20.03
% change year-on-year
- +12.33%
Vendors Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
603 669 625
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 41.67% 46.17% 43.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 283 335 270
Average daily rate £350 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £125 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 49 59
Average hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.13 £10.08 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £36.40 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
Cisco
England

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 2014. 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 18 £245 -18.33% 6
Derbyshire +8 11 £313 -2.34% 1
Leicestershire +7 11 £350 -
Northamptonshire +3 11 £425 +18.05% 9
Lincolnshire +6 4 £150 -18.91%
Cisco
England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 48 (42.11%) Windows
2 45 (39.47%) Active Directory
3 39 (34.21%) VMware
4 36 (31.58%) Firewall
5 35 (30.70%) Microsoft
6 28 (24.56%) Windows Server 2008
7 26 (22.81%) WAN
8 23 (20.18%) LAN
9 22 (19.30%) MS Exchange
9 22 (19.30%) HP
10 20 (17.54%) Cisco Certification
10 20 (17.54%) VMware Infrastructure
11 18 (15.79%) Migration
11 18 (15.79%) ITIL
12 17 (14.91%) Windows Server 2012
13 16 (14.04%) CheckPoint
13 16 (14.04%) Windows Server 2003
14 15 (13.16%) CCNA
14 15 (13.16%) Windows XP
15 14 (12.28%) MS Excel
15 14 (12.28%) SAN
15 14 (12.28%) Exchange Server 2010
15 14 (12.28%) Hyper-V
15 14 (12.28%) Windows 7
16 13 (11.40%) DNS
16 13 (11.40%) MS Office
16 13 (11.40%) Wireless
17 12 (10.53%) Juniper
17 12 (10.53%) Citrix
18 11 (9.65%) CCNP

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 22 (19.30%) MS Exchange
2 14 (12.28%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (6.14%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (6.14%) Exchange Server 2003
4 6 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (5.26%) Lync
4 6 (5.26%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (1.75%) IIS
5 2 (1.75%) Apache
5 2 (1.75%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.88%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (0.88%) Liferay
6 1 (0.88%) OpenStack
Applications
1 14 (12.28%) MS Excel
2 13 (11.40%) MS Office
3 1 (0.88%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.88%) CATIA
3 1 (0.88%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 2 (1.75%) SAP FI
1 2 (1.75%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (1.75%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.88%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.75%) Google Apps
2 1 (0.88%) IaaS
2 1 (0.88%) SaaS
2 1 (0.88%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (31.58%) Firewall
2 26 (22.81%) WAN
3 23 (20.18%) LAN
4 14 (12.28%) SAN
5 13 (11.40%) Wireless
5 13 (11.40%) DNS
6 11 (9.65%) Network Security
7 10 (8.77%) DHCP
8 9 (7.89%) TCP/IP
9 8 (7.02%) VPN
10 7 (6.14%) Cisco ICM
11 5 (4.39%) VLAN
11 5 (4.39%) Wi-Fi
11 5 (4.39%) Cisco ASA
11 5 (4.39%) Cisco Nexus
12 4 (3.51%) Junos
12 4 (3.51%) Kerberos
12 4 (3.51%) Cisco IOS
12 4 (3.51%) Internet
12 4 (3.51%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.63%) MySQL
1 3 (2.63%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.75%) SAP BW
2 2 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 7 (6.14%) Telecoms
2 4 (3.51%) Banking
2 4 (3.51%) Retail
3 3 (2.63%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (1.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (16.67%) Architect
2 18 (15.79%) Support Engineer
3 15 (13.16%) Network Engineer
4 10 (8.77%) Network Architect
5 8 (7.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (7.02%) 3rd Line Support
6 7 (6.14%) 2nd Line Support
6 7 (6.14%) Voice Engineer
7 6 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 6 (5.26%) IT Support
7 6 (5.26%) IT Support Engineer
7 6 (5.26%) Cisco Engineer
7 6 (5.26%) Analyst
8 5 (4.39%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (4.39%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 4 (3.51%) Server Engineer
9 4 (3.51%) Security Engineer
10 3 (2.63%) Network Support
10 3 (2.63%) Designer
10 3 (2.63%) Cisco Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.39%) VXML
2 4 (3.51%) ADSI
3 3 (2.63%) .NET
3 3 (2.63%) LAMP
4 1 (0.88%) Web Services
4 1 (0.88%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.02%) NHS
2 4 (3.51%) Clustering
2 4 (3.51%) PKI
3 2 (1.75%) IVR
3 2 (1.75%) Open Source
3 2 (1.75%) iPad
4 1 (0.88%) Fat Client
4 1 (0.88%) Firmware
4 1 (0.88%) Thin Client
4 1 (0.88%) Blackberry
4 1 (0.88%) Mainframe
4 1 (0.88%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.88%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 48 (42.11%) Windows
2 28 (24.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (14.91%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (14.04%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (13.16%) Windows XP
6 14 (12.28%) Windows 7
7 8 (7.02%) Linux
8 4 (3.51%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.75%) AIX
9 2 (1.75%) Android
9 2 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (15.79%) ITIL
1 18 (15.79%) Migration
2 7 (6.14%) E-Commerce
2 7 (6.14%) Project Management
3 5 (4.39%) Network Management
3 5 (4.39%) Network Monitoring
3 5 (4.39%) Cisco ICM Scripting
4 4 (3.51%) Change Control
4 4 (3.51%) Security Architecture
4 4 (3.51%) Change Management
5 3 (2.63%) TOGAF
5 3 (2.63%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (2.63%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (2.63%) Load Balancing
5 3 (2.63%) Capacity Management
6 2 (1.75%) BPMN
6 2 (1.75%) Customer Engagement
6 2 (1.75%) Network Design
6 2 (1.75%) Scrum
6 2 (1.75%) UML
Programming Languages
1 11 (9.65%) SQL
2 2 (1.75%) VB
2 2 (1.75%) Java
3 1 (0.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (17.54%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (13.16%) CCNA
3 11 (9.65%) CCNP
3 11 (9.65%) SC Cleared
3 11 (9.65%) Security Cleared
4 5 (4.39%) CCIE
5 2 (1.75%) MCSE
5 2 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.88%) JNCIA
6 1 (0.88%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.88%) VCP4
6 1 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.88%) CCDP
6 1 (0.88%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.75%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.88%) SLA
2 1 (0.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 45 (39.47%) Active Directory
2 20 (17.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (12.28%) Hyper-V
4 5 (4.39%) vSphere
5 2 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.75%) Terminal Services
5 2 (1.75%) XenApp
5 2 (1.75%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.88%) XenServer
6 1 (0.88%) BlackBerry Internet Service
Systems Management
1 7 (6.14%) Backup Exec
2 4 (3.51%) SCCM
3 3 (2.63%) SCOM
3 3 (2.63%) FortiGate
3 3 (2.63%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (1.75%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (0.88%) WSUS
5 1 (0.88%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.88%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.88%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.88%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (0.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 39 (34.21%) VMware
2 35 (30.70%) Microsoft
3 22 (19.30%) HP
4 16 (14.04%) CheckPoint
5 12 (10.53%) Juniper
5 12 (10.53%) Citrix
6 7 (6.14%) IBM
7 6 (5.26%) F5
7 6 (5.26%) Dell
7 6 (5.26%) Blue Coat
8 5 (4.39%) EMC
8 5 (4.39%) Oracle
9 4 (3.51%) SAP
9 4 (3.51%) NetApp
10 3 (2.63%) Avaya
10 3 (2.63%) NetScout
11 2 (1.75%) RightFax
11 2 (1.75%) hybris
11 2 (1.75%) AlgoSec
11 2 (1.75%) Red Hat
Derbyshire
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £300 - 325 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
East Midlands
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
East Midlands
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Nottingham
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: NEG
Posted: 20 days ago