The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco Certification over the 3 months to 27 March 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certification
Rank 79 61 48
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -13
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 3 13 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.21% 1.06% 0.59%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.29% 10.00% 5.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 1
Average daily rate
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£350 £250 £188
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% +33.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £340 £280
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £26.25 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -12.50%
Cisco Certification
Scotland

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

Qualifications Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
131 130 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.04% 10.65% 10.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 65 38
Average daily rate £325 £318 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.36% -0.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £198 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £463 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 0
Average hourly rate £47.50 £21.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+126.19% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -28.00%

Cisco Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Cisco Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Cisco Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Cisco Certification Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Cisco Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Cisco Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Cisco Certification 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 Certification.

1 5 (71.43%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) CCIE
2 3 (42.86%) CCNA
2 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) Banking
2 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) Technical Analysis
2 3 (42.86%) DNS
2 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (28.57%) Coaching
3 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL V3
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL V2
3 2 (28.57%) Multicast
3 2 (28.57%) Replication
3 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) MCTS
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
3 2 (28.57%) SCCM
3 2 (28.57%) SCOM
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (28.57%) Juniper
3 2 (28.57%) SAN
3 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
3 2 (28.57%) CCNP
3 2 (28.57%) IBM
3 2 (28.57%) C
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Cisco Certification 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 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
1 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) DNS
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) SAN
2 2 (28.57%) DHCP
2 2 (28.57%) Multicast
3 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 1 (14.29%) Wireless
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (14.29%) Network Security
3 1 (14.29%) Wireless Security
General
1 3 (42.86%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Operations Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Head of IT
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Head of Operations
2 1 (14.29%) IT Operations Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Technical Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Coaching
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL V3
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL V2
3 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 1 (14.29%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) CCNA
1 3 (42.86%) CCIE
1 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) CCNP
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (28.57%) MCTS
2 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) MCSE
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
1 2 (28.57%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) IBM
2 2 (28.57%) Juniper
2 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Blue Coat
3 1 (14.29%) Sourcefire
3 1 (14.29%) Fortinet
3 1 (14.29%) F5
3 1 (14.29%) HP