The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services 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 over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Edinburgh region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 67 55 40
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -15
Contract jobs citing Cisco 19 11 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.48% 1.08% 1.95%
As % of the Vendors category 3.68% 3.42% 5.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 6 4
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.27% +32.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £349 £172
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £413 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Average hourly rate £27.00 £32.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.62% +42.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £20.06
% change year-on-year
- +12.16%
Vendors Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
516 322 376
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 40.31% 31.51% 36.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 281 123 143
Average daily rate £390 £375 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £275 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 8 8
Average hourly rate £21.00 £21.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.32% +7.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +1.50%
Cisco
Scotland

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Cisco
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Cisco Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Cisco
Hourly Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Cisco Hourly Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 15 (48.39%) VMware
2 12 (38.71%) Windows
3 8 (25.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (22.58%) Firewall
4 7 (22.58%) Linux
5 6 (19.35%) VPN
5 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
5 6 (19.35%) Juniper
5 6 (19.35%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (16.13%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (16.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (16.13%) Cisco IOS
6 5 (16.13%) SAN
6 5 (16.13%) Active Directory
6 5 (16.13%) Red Hat
6 5 (16.13%) LAN
6 5 (16.13%) JBoss
7 4 (12.90%) MS Office
7 4 (12.90%) WAN
7 4 (12.90%) Internet
7 4 (12.90%) EMC
7 4 (12.90%) Citrix
7 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (12.90%) Windows 7
7 4 (12.90%) vSphere
7 4 (12.90%) Migration
7 4 (12.90%) Banking
7 4 (12.90%) Finance
8 3 (9.68%) F5
8 3 (9.68%) Hyper-V

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
1 2 (6.45%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (3.23%) Lync
2 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.23%) IBM Notes
2 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) MS Office
2 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 7 (22.58%) Firewall
2 6 (19.35%) VPN
3 5 (16.13%) LAN
3 5 (16.13%) Cisco IOS
3 5 (16.13%) SAN
3 5 (16.13%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (12.90%) Internet
4 4 (12.90%) WAN
5 3 (9.68%) Ethernet
6 2 (6.45%) OSPF
6 2 (6.45%) BGP
6 2 (6.45%) Network Security
6 2 (6.45%) Wireless
6 2 (6.45%) IP Telephony
6 2 (6.45%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (6.45%) WLAN
7 1 (3.23%) NetScaler
7 1 (3.23%) Structured Cabling
7 1 (3.23%) Unified Communications
7 1 (3.23%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
General
1 4 (12.90%) Finance
1 4 (12.90%) Banking
2 1 (3.23%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Architect
2 6 (19.35%) Analyst
3 5 (16.13%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (9.68%) Security Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Security Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Project Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Network Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Support Team Leader
5 2 (6.45%) Team Leader
5 2 (6.45%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Implementation Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) IT Architect
6 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (3.23%) Chief Technology Officer
6 1 (3.23%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) Flash
1 1 (3.23%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.23%) Blackberry
1 1 (3.23%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 12 (38.71%) Windows
2 7 (22.58%) Linux
3 5 (16.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (12.90%) Windows 7
4 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (9.68%) Windows XP
6 2 (6.45%) Windows 8
6 2 (6.45%) Android
7 1 (3.23%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (19.35%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (12.90%) Migration
3 2 (6.45%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (6.45%) PRINCE2
4 1 (3.23%) E-Commerce
4 1 (3.23%) ERP
4 1 (3.23%) Configuration Management
4 1 (3.23%) Project Management
4 1 (3.23%) Service Management
4 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.23%) Change Management
4 1 (3.23%) Change Control
4 1 (3.23%) ITIL
4 1 (3.23%) Business Continuity
4 1 (3.23%) Asset Management
4 1 (3.23%) Security Management
4 1 (3.23%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.45%) SQL
2 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
2 1 (3.23%) C
2 1 (3.23%) C#
2 1 (3.23%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) CCNA
1 2 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) BC Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) CCDP
2 1 (3.23%) CCNP
2 1 (3.23%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (25.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (16.13%) Active Directory
3 4 (12.90%) vSphere
4 3 (9.68%) Hyper-V
5 2 (6.45%) VMware Server
6 1 (3.23%) XenApp
6 1 (3.23%) XenDesktop
6 1 (3.23%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (3.23%) ProxySG
6 1 (3.23%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) NetBackup
1 2 (6.45%) SCCM
2 1 (3.23%) SCOM
2 1 (3.23%) WSUS
2 1 (3.23%) ARCserve
2 1 (3.23%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 15 (48.39%) VMware
2 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
2 6 (19.35%) Juniper
3 5 (16.13%) JBoss
3 5 (16.13%) Red Hat
4 4 (12.90%) EMC
4 4 (12.90%) Citrix
5 3 (9.68%) McAfee
5 3 (9.68%) F5
6 2 (6.45%) Blue Coat
6 2 (6.45%) Brocade
6 2 (6.45%) Fortinet
6 2 (6.45%) CheckPoint
6 2 (6.45%) Symantec
6 2 (6.45%) Oracle
7 1 (3.23%) CA
7 1 (3.23%) NetApp
7 1 (3.23%) Lotus
7 1 (3.23%) Apple
7 1 (3.23%) BT
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