The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Meraki 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 Meraki over the 3 months to 28 August 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 Meraki.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Meraki
Rank 95 - 91
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Meraki 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.25% - 0.062%
As % of the Vendors category 0.63% - 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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- - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £281 £365 £300
% change year-on-year
-22.94% +21.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 - -
Meraki
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
636 673 690
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 39.45% 45.02% 42.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 331 310 339
Average daily rate £375 £383 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.96% +20.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £240 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 69 44
Average hourly rate £15.06 £17.50 £21.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.94% -17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.94 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

Meraki
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Meraki across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Meraki Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Meraki
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 Meraki within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 August 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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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
Leicestershire - 3 - -
Lincolnshire - 1 - -
Meraki
England

Meraki
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region citing Meraki 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 Meraki.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) XenApp
2 3 (75.00%) XenDesktop
2 3 (75.00%) Veeam
2 3 (75.00%) Sophos
2 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) MCP
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) MCSE
3 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu

Meraki
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region citing Meraki 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 Meraki. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) VLAN
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
General
1 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) MCP
2 1 (25.00%) MCSE
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) XenApp
1 3 (75.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Veeam
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) Sophos
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) WatchGuard
3 1 (25.00%) ZyXEL
3 1 (25.00%) NETGEAR
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) HP