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 27 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 Cisco Systems, Inc.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 30 29 27
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Contract jobs citing Cisco 18 19 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 4.80% 4.68% 4.45%
As % of the Vendors category 13.14% 15.83% 16.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 10 8
Average daily rate
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£330 £375 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +16.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £247 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £378 £383
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £19.91 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £21.75 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +1.16%
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
137 120 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 36.53% 29.56% 26.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 47 51
Average daily rate £338 £298 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.44% -20.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £150 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £400 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 23 3
Average hourly rate £18.68 £19.91 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.17% -33.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.71 £16.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.16 £20.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

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
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 27 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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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 +4 17 £330 -12.00%
Hove - 2 £325 -
Cisco
South East

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, 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 (76.00%) VMware
2 15 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (56.00%) SAN
4 13 (52.00%) Windows
5 11 (44.00%) Active Directory
6 10 (40.00%) HP
6 10 (40.00%) Migration
7 8 (32.00%) LAN
8 7 (28.00%) Service Delivery
8 7 (28.00%) Firewall
8 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (24.00%) Visualisation
9 6 (24.00%) WLAN
9 6 (24.00%) DNS
10 5 (20.00%) Citrix
10 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
10 5 (20.00%) Data Centre
10 5 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (16.00%) XenApp
11 4 (16.00%) MS Exchange
11 4 (16.00%) MS Project
11 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
11 4 (16.00%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
11 4 (16.00%) DHCP
12 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
12 3 (12.00%) VPN
12 3 (12.00%) CCNA
12 3 (12.00%) Dell
12 3 (12.00%) IIS

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, 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 4 (16.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (12.00%) IIS
2 3 (12.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (16.00%) MS Project
3 2 (8.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) SaaS
1 3 (12.00%) PaaS
1 3 (12.00%) IaaS
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (56.00%) SAN
2 8 (32.00%) LAN
3 7 (28.00%) Firewall
4 6 (24.00%) WLAN
4 6 (24.00%) DNS
5 5 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (16.00%) DHCP
7 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
7 3 (12.00%) VPN
7 3 (12.00%) VoIP
7 3 (12.00%) NAS
7 3 (12.00%) Fibre Channel
7 3 (12.00%) VLAN
8 2 (8.00%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (8.00%) WAN
9 1 (4.00%) Broadband
9 1 (4.00%) Wireless
9 1 (4.00%) MPLS
9 1 (4.00%) BGP
9 1 (4.00%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Analyst
1 9 (36.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (12.00%) Storage Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Network Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Server Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Field Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Server Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Support Technician
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Storage Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Technician
5 1 (4.00%) Voice Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) Cisco Support
5 1 (4.00%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Visualisation
2 5 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.00%) Clustering
4 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 13 (52.00%) Windows
2 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (12.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (8.00%) UNIX
5 1 (4.00%) Solaris
5 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Migration
2 7 (28.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (8.00%) ITIL
4 2 (8.00%) Change Control
4 2 (8.00%) Business Continuity
5 1 (4.00%) Information Security
5 1 (4.00%) Supplier Management
5 1 (4.00%) Load Balancing
5 1 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (4.00%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (4.00%) MSF
5 1 (4.00%) Capacity Management
5 1 (4.00%) DDoS Mitigation
5 1 (4.00%) Server Building
5 1 (4.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (12.00%) CCNA
3 2 (8.00%) CCNP
3 2 (8.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (4.00%) MCTS
4 1 (4.00%) Degree
4 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.00%) DCSE
4 1 (4.00%) MCP
4 1 (4.00%) CCIE
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.00%) A+ Certification
System Software
1 15 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (44.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (16.00%) XenApp
4 3 (12.00%) vSphere
4 3 (12.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) vMotion
2 2 (8.00%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (8.00%) SCCM
2 2 (8.00%) NetCrunch
Vendors
1 19 (76.00%) VMware
2 10 (40.00%) HP
3 5 (20.00%) Citrix
4 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (12.00%) Dell
5 3 (12.00%) Juniper
6 2 (8.00%) EMC
6 2 (8.00%) Avaya
6 2 (8.00%) BT
6 2 (8.00%) Splunk
6 2 (8.00%) LANDesk
6 2 (8.00%) AirMagnet
6 2 (8.00%) Veeam
7 1 (4.00%) Aruba
7 1 (4.00%) F5
7 1 (4.00%) CommVault
7 1 (4.00%) NetApp
7 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
7 1 (4.00%) CheckPoint