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 22 December 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 19 18 27
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +9
Contract jobs citing Cisco 25 21 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 8.06% 7.05% 3.24%
As % of the Vendors category 19.38% 25.30% 11.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 14 4
Average daily rate
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£400 £319 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.49% -27.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £145 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £361 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.72% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £13.50 £13.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -32.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £20.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -4.76%
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
129 83 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 41.61% 27.85% 27.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 44 40
Average daily rate £350 £325 £394
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -17.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £231 £331
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £528 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 12 4
Average hourly rate £21.58 £15.00 £22.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.86% -34.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.10 £10.00 £20.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.25 £21.33 £27.46
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

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 22 December 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 22 December 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 +6 20 £400 +28.00%
Lewes -2 1 £300 -35.13%
Bexhill-On-Sea - 1 - -
Cisco
South East

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 25 (55.56%) VMware
2 17 (37.78%) Windows
3 15 (33.33%) Firewall
3 15 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 12 (26.67%) SAN
4 12 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (24.44%) WAN
5 11 (24.44%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (22.22%) ITIL
6 10 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (20.00%) TCP/IP
7 9 (20.00%) Active Directory
7 9 (20.00%) NetApp
7 9 (20.00%) VLAN
7 9 (20.00%) VCDX
7 9 (20.00%) Windows 7
8 8 (17.78%) DHCP
8 8 (17.78%) DNS
8 8 (17.78%) CCNA
8 8 (17.78%) MPLS
9 7 (15.56%) PRINCE2
9 7 (15.56%) UNIX
9 7 (15.56%) MS Exchange
9 7 (15.56%) LAN
9 7 (15.56%) Microsoft
9 7 (15.56%) HP
10 6 (13.33%) SQL
10 6 (13.33%) Solaris
10 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (13.33%) Juniper

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 (15.56%) MS Exchange
2 6 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (11.11%) SAS
4 4 (8.89%) IIS
4 4 (8.89%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.22%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (33.33%) Firewall
2 12 (26.67%) SAN
3 11 (24.44%) WAN
4 9 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 9 (20.00%) VLAN
5 8 (17.78%) DNS
5 8 (17.78%) DHCP
5 8 (17.78%) MPLS
6 7 (15.56%) LAN
7 6 (13.33%) NAS
8 5 (11.11%) iSCSI
8 5 (11.11%) Wireless
9 4 (8.89%) OSPF
9 4 (8.89%) BGP
9 4 (8.89%) VoIP
9 4 (8.89%) VPN
10 3 (6.67%) WLAN
10 3 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (4.44%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.89%) SQL Server
1 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (4.44%) Finance
1 2 (4.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (24.44%) Analyst
2 9 (20.00%) Network Engineer
3 7 (15.56%) Technical Project Manager
3 7 (15.56%) Technical Manager
3 7 (15.56%) Project Manager
3 7 (15.56%) VMware Engineer
4 6 (13.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 5 (11.11%) Consultant
6 4 (8.89%) VMware Consultant
7 3 (6.67%) Windows Support Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) Support Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) Architect
8 2 (4.44%) Senior Network Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Desktop Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Support Technician
8 2 (4.44%) Technical Design Authority
8 2 (4.44%) Principal Architect
9 1 (2.22%) IT Support
9 1 (2.22%) Delivery Project Manager
9 1 (2.22%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.89%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) Clustering
2 2 (4.44%) GIS
3 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.22%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 17 (37.78%) Windows
2 11 (24.44%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 7 (15.56%) UNIX
5 6 (13.33%) Solaris
6 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (4.44%) Linux
7 2 (4.44%) SUSE
7 2 (4.44%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.22%) ITIL
2 7 (15.56%) PRINCE2
3 5 (11.11%) Project Management
3 5 (11.11%) Workflow
3 5 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (8.89%) Document Management
4 4 (8.89%) Network Load Balancing
4 4 (8.89%) Service Delivery
4 4 (8.89%) CRM
4 4 (8.89%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (4.44%) Security Architecture
5 2 (4.44%) Migration
5 2 (4.44%) TOGAF
5 2 (4.44%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (4.44%) Portfolio Management
5 2 (4.44%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (4.44%) WAN Optimisation
6 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (2.22%) Project Planning
6 1 (2.22%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.33%) SQL
2 2 (4.44%) VBScript
2 2 (4.44%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 10 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (20.00%) VCDX
4 8 (17.78%) CCNA
5 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (11.11%) MCSE
7 2 (4.44%) CCNP
8 1 (2.22%) MCP
8 1 (2.22%) CCIE
8 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (2.22%) MCTS
8 1 (2.22%) Degree
8 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 12 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (11.11%) vCloud
4 2 (4.44%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (13.33%) SCCM
2 4 (8.89%) Nagios
3 2 (4.44%) NetCrunch
4 1 (2.22%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (2.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 25 (55.56%) VMware
2 9 (20.00%) NetApp
3 7 (15.56%) Microsoft
3 7 (15.56%) HP
4 6 (13.33%) Juniper
5 4 (8.89%) SolarWinds
5 4 (8.89%) EMC
5 4 (8.89%) Avaya
5 4 (8.89%) CheckPoint
6 2 (4.44%) BT
6 2 (4.44%) Google
6 2 (4.44%) F5
6 2 (4.44%) Splunk