The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 30 27 24
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Contract jobs citing Cisco 21 10 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 4.90% 3.55% 7.93%
As % of the Vendors category 18.26% 12.66% 22.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 8
Average daily rate
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£375 £310 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.96% -18.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £215 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £360 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.45% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £19.91 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -22.00%
Cisco
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the East Sussex region.

Vendors Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
115 79 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 26.81% 28.01% 35.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 50 66
Average daily rate £350 £363 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% -4.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £240 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 3 8
Average hourly rate £16.00 £30.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.66% +76.47%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +1.33%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

Cisco
Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Cisco Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

Cisco
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 3 months to 16 September 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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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
Brighton -2 14 £375 +57.72% 7
Lewes - 6 £375 - 1
Uckfield - - - -
Cisco
South East

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 19 (63.33%) VMware
2 13 (43.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 11 (36.67%) Windows
4 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 9 (30.00%) Firewall
5 8 (26.67%) ITIL
5 8 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (23.33%) Windows 7
6 7 (23.33%) MS Exchange
6 7 (23.33%) Active Directory
6 7 (23.33%) SAN
6 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (20.00%) Internet
7 6 (20.00%) Juniper
7 6 (20.00%) HP
7 6 (20.00%) SAS
7 6 (20.00%) iSCSI
7 6 (20.00%) Network Design
8 5 (16.67%) Workflow
8 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (16.67%) VCDX
8 5 (16.67%) PRINCE2
8 5 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (13.33%) MPLS
9 4 (13.33%) Avaya
9 4 (13.33%) EMC
9 4 (13.33%) Citrix
9 4 (13.33%) CCA
9 4 (13.33%) Citrix Certification

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 7 (23.33%) MS Exchange
2 6 (20.00%) SAS
3 5 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (13.33%) IIS
4 4 (13.33%) SharePoint
5 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (30.00%) Firewall
2 7 (23.33%) SAN
3 6 (20.00%) iSCSI
3 6 (20.00%) Internet
4 4 (13.33%) MPLS
4 4 (13.33%) WAN
4 4 (13.33%) VPN
5 3 (10.00%) DNS
5 3 (10.00%) DHCP
5 3 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (6.67%) NAS
6 2 (6.67%) DMVPN
6 2 (6.67%) DMZ
6 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
6 2 (6.67%) BGP
6 2 (6.67%) EIGRP
6 2 (6.67%) IPsec
6 2 (6.67%) Symposium
6 2 (6.67%) VLAN
6 2 (6.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
1 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (6.67%) Back Office
1 2 (6.67%) Finance
1 2 (6.67%) Retail
1 2 (6.67%) Billing
Job Titles
1 9 (30.00%) Analyst
2 5 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 5 (16.67%) Technical Project Manager
2 5 (16.67%) Technical Manager
3 4 (13.33%) Support Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Architect
4 3 (10.00%) Windows Support Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Principal Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Voice Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) IT Support
5 2 (6.67%) Technical Design Authority
5 2 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (6.67%) Server Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Support Technician
5 2 (6.67%) VMware Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Technician
6 1 (3.33%) 3rd Line Server Support
6 1 (3.33%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Clustering
2 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (36.67%) Windows
2 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (23.33%) Windows 7
3 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (6.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) ITIL
2 6 (20.00%) Network Design
3 5 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 5 (16.67%) Workflow
4 4 (13.33%) Migration
4 4 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (10.00%) Project Management
6 2 (6.67%) Service Delivery
6 2 (6.67%) TOGAF
6 2 (6.67%) Document Management
6 2 (6.67%) CRM
6 2 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (6.67%) Network Load Balancing
6 2 (6.67%) Network Architecture
6 2 (6.67%) Network Management
6 2 (6.67%) Portfolio Management
6 2 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (3.33%) Change Management
7 1 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) SQL
1 2 (6.67%) VBScript
1 2 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (43.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (16.67%) VCDX
2 5 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (13.33%) CCA
3 4 (13.33%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (10.00%) CCNA
5 2 (6.67%) MCSE
5 2 (6.67%) CCNP
6 1 (3.33%) MCP
6 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (3.33%) MCTS
6 1 (3.33%) Degree
6 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (23.33%) Active Directory
3 4 (13.33%) VMware Server
4 2 (6.67%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Nagios
1 2 (6.67%) SCCM
1 2 (6.67%) NetCrunch
2 1 (3.33%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 19 (63.33%) VMware
2 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (20.00%) HP
3 6 (20.00%) Juniper
4 4 (13.33%) EMC
4 4 (13.33%) Citrix
4 4 (13.33%) Avaya
4 4 (13.33%) WatchGuard
4 4 (13.33%) Veeam
4 4 (13.33%) SolarWinds
5 3 (10.00%) NetApp
6 2 (6.67%) CheckPoint
6 2 (6.67%) BT
6 2 (6.67%) Splunk
6 2 (6.67%) Google