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 8 February 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 Meraki.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Meraki
Rank 93 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Meraki 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.13% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.30% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £288
% change year-on-year
+3.18% +39.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
657 627 681
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 42.75% 43.69% 45.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 351 307 328
Average daily rate £363 £350 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +64.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £175 £70
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 36 71
Average hourly rate £13.80 £16.85 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.11% +24.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.55 £24.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.40 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+29.31% +5.45%

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
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Meraki across the East Midlands region.

Meraki Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Meraki
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Meraki across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Meraki Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Meraki
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Meraki across the East Midlands region.

Meraki Hourly Rate 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 8 February 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
(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
Derbyshire - 1 £450 - 1
Leicestershire - 1 £250 -
Meraki
England

Meraki
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
3 3 (60.00%) Wireless
4 2 (40.00%) Sophos
4 2 (40.00%) SAN
4 2 (40.00%) Citrix
4 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) XenApp
4 2 (40.00%) XenDesktop
4 2 (40.00%) Veeam
4 2 (40.00%) VMware
4 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (40.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (40.00%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (20.00%) Palo Alto
5 1 (20.00%) NX-OS
5 1 (20.00%) Migration
5 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (20.00%) IVR
5 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds
5 1 (20.00%) Network Management
5 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (20.00%) HSRP
5 1 (20.00%) Retail
5 1 (20.00%) IP Telephony

Meraki
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 (80.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) Wireless
3 2 (40.00%) SAN
4 1 (20.00%) ADSL
4 1 (20.00%) BGP
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (20.00%) DHCP
4 1 (20.00%) HSRP
4 1 (20.00%) Internet
4 1 (20.00%) IP Telephony
4 1 (20.00%) IPsec
4 1 (20.00%) LAN
4 1 (20.00%) MPLS
4 1 (20.00%) NX-OS
4 1 (20.00%) OSPF
4 1 (20.00%) VLAN
4 1 (20.00%) VPN
4 1 (20.00%) WAN
General
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Switch Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Wireless Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Wireless Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (20.00%) Migration
1 1 (20.00%) Network Management
1 1 (20.00%) Project Management
1 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) CCNP
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) XenApp
1 2 (40.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) Sophos
2 2 (40.00%) Veeam
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Palo Alto
3 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds