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 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 36 45 45
Rank change year-on-year
+9 0
Contract jobs citing Cisco 68 53 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 4.11% 3.34% 3.24%
As % of the Vendors category 8.73% 7.43% 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 30 26
Average daily rate
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£375 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £158 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £415 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £330
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 3
Average hourly rate £20.75 £13.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+59.61% -35.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £13.00 £15.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £18.25 £28.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
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
779 713 775
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 47.07% 44.96% 50.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 389 333 299
Average daily rate £375 £300 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £80 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 56 75
Average hourly rate £16.33 £15.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.86% -21.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.19 £10.85 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £37.55 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.11 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-0.62% -4.67%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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
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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 +8 23 £440 +46.66% 8
Leicestershire +15 13 £273 +3.80% 6
Northamptonshire +4 13 £400 +73.91% 3
Derbyshire -8 10 £400 -3.61% 2
Lincolnshire +9 1 £350 -6.66%
Cisco
England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 55 (41.35%) VMware
2 54 (40.60%) Firewall
3 53 (39.85%) Windows
4 45 (33.83%) Active Directory
5 43 (32.33%) Cisco Certification
6 35 (26.32%) HP
7 33 (24.81%) CCNA
8 31 (23.31%) Microsoft
8 31 (23.31%) SAN
8 31 (23.31%) CheckPoint
9 30 (22.56%) Wireless
10 28 (21.05%) CCNP
10 28 (21.05%) WAN
11 27 (20.30%) ITIL
12 26 (19.55%) LAN
13 24 (18.05%) Windows Server 2008
14 23 (17.29%) VMware Infrastructure
15 22 (16.54%) CCIE
15 22 (16.54%) Migration
16 21 (15.79%) MS Exchange
16 21 (15.79%) Change Control
16 21 (15.79%) Blue Coat
17 20 (15.04%) Cisco Nexus
18 17 (12.78%) MS Excel
18 17 (12.78%) Citrix
18 17 (12.78%) Windows Server 2003
19 16 (12.03%) VMware ESXi
20 15 (11.28%) Windows Server 2012
20 15 (11.28%) Security Cleared
20 15 (11.28%) Network Security

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 21 (15.79%) MS Exchange
2 13 (9.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (6.77%) Apache
3 9 (6.77%) Tomcat
4 6 (4.51%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (3.76%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (3.76%) SharePoint
5 5 (3.76%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (3.01%) Lync
7 3 (2.26%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.75%) IIS
8 1 (0.75%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (0.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 17 (12.78%) MS Excel
2 14 (10.53%) MS Office
3 2 (1.50%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.75%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.02%) Google Apps
2 1 (0.75%) IaaS
2 1 (0.75%) SaaS
2 1 (0.75%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 54 (40.60%) Firewall
2 31 (23.31%) SAN
3 30 (22.56%) Wireless
4 28 (21.05%) WAN
5 26 (19.55%) LAN
6 20 (15.04%) Cisco Nexus
7 15 (11.28%) Network Security
7 15 (11.28%) NAS
7 15 (11.28%) Nortel Contivity
8 11 (8.27%) DNS
9 9 (6.77%) VPN
10 8 (6.02%) DHCP
10 8 (6.02%) Cisco ASA
11 6 (4.51%) Cisco ICM
11 6 (4.51%) Wi-Fi
11 6 (4.51%) TCP/IP
12 4 (3.01%) VoIP
12 4 (3.01%) LDAP
12 4 (3.01%) ISDN
12 4 (3.01%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.77%) MySQL
2 5 (3.76%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.50%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.75%) Oracle Database
General
1 10 (7.52%) Finance
2 8 (6.02%) Retail
3 5 (3.76%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.01%) Banking
5 1 (0.75%) Billing
Job Titles
1 35 (26.32%) Network Engineer
2 12 (9.02%) Architect
3 11 (8.27%) Cisco Engineer
4 10 (7.52%) Analyst
5 9 (6.77%) 3rd Line Support
6 8 (6.02%) Support Engineer
6 8 (6.02%) Security Engineer
7 7 (5.26%) Network Architect
8 6 (4.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (4.51%) 2nd Line Support
8 6 (4.51%) Consultant
8 6 (4.51%) Designer
9 5 (3.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 4 (3.01%) Server Engineer
10 4 (3.01%) Network Support
10 4 (3.01%) Network Specialist
10 4 (3.01%) Server Analyst
10 4 (3.01%) Storage Analyst
10 4 (3.01%) Voice Engineer
10 4 (3.01%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.51%) VXML
2 4 (3.01%) ADSI
3 2 (1.50%) LAMP
4 1 (0.75%) TAPI
4 1 (0.75%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.77%) NHS
1 9 (6.77%) Open Source
2 4 (3.01%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.01%) Client/Server
2 4 (3.01%) Clustering
2 4 (3.01%) PKI
3 3 (2.26%) EPoS
4 1 (0.75%) FMCG
4 1 (0.75%) Blackberry
4 1 (0.75%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.75%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 53 (39.85%) Windows
2 24 (18.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (12.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (11.28%) Linux
4 15 (11.28%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (9.77%) Windows 7
6 6 (4.51%) Windows XP
7 2 (1.50%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.75%) CentOS
8 1 (0.75%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (20.30%) ITIL
2 22 (16.54%) Migration
3 21 (15.79%) Change Control
4 15 (11.28%) Load Balancing
5 10 (7.52%) E-Commerce
6 7 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (4.51%) Project Management
7 6 (4.51%) Network Management
8 5 (3.76%) Cisco ICM Scripting
9 4 (3.01%) Contact Management
9 4 (3.01%) Technical Architecture
10 3 (2.26%) Enterprise Architecture
10 3 (2.26%) Reverse Engineering
10 3 (2.26%) Security Architecture
10 3 (2.26%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (2.26%) TOGAF
10 3 (2.26%) Network Monitoring
11 2 (1.50%) Network Design
11 2 (1.50%) Service Delivery
11 2 (1.50%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (6.77%) Java
2 5 (3.76%) SQL
3 1 (0.75%) Python
3 1 (0.75%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 43 (32.33%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (24.81%) CCNA
3 28 (21.05%) CCNP
4 22 (16.54%) CCIE
5 15 (11.28%) Security Cleared
6 13 (9.77%) SC Cleared
7 10 (7.52%) Degree
8 3 (2.26%) MCSE
8 3 (2.26%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (1.50%) CCDP
9 2 (1.50%) MCP
9 2 (1.50%) DV Cleared
9 2 (1.50%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.75%) CCVP
10 1 (0.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.75%) JNCIA
10 1 (0.75%) MCITP
10 1 (0.75%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.75%) ISEB
10 1 (0.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.50%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.75%) SLA
2 1 (0.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 45 (33.83%) Active Directory
2 23 (17.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (12.03%) VMware ESXi
4 15 (11.28%) ProxySG
5 9 (6.77%) Hyper-V
6 5 (3.76%) vSphere
7 4 (3.01%) XenDesktop
7 4 (3.01%) XenApp
8 3 (2.26%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.75%) BlackBerry Internet Service
9 1 (0.75%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (4.51%) Cisco CUCM
2 5 (3.76%) Backup Exec
3 4 (3.01%) SCCM
3 4 (3.01%) Cisco Prime
4 3 (2.26%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 3 (2.26%) SCOM
4 3 (2.26%) FortiGate
5 2 (1.50%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.75%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.75%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.75%) WSUS
6 1 (0.75%) Ansible
6 1 (0.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 55 (41.35%) VMware
2 35 (26.32%) HP
3 31 (23.31%) Microsoft
3 31 (23.31%) CheckPoint
4 21 (15.79%) Blue Coat
5 17 (12.78%) Citrix
6 15 (11.28%) Nortel
7 9 (6.77%) Oracle
7 9 (6.77%) Juniper
8 8 (6.02%) Google
9 6 (4.51%) hybris
10 5 (3.76%) NetApp
10 5 (3.76%) Avaya
11 4 (3.01%) EMC
12 3 (2.26%) Dell
12 3 (2.26%) NetScout
13 2 (1.50%) LANDesk
13 2 (1.50%) F5
13 2 (1.50%) SolarWinds
13 2 (1.50%) AlgoSec
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