The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 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.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 32 57 69
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +12
Contract jobs citing Cisco 37 34 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 4.54% 2.44% 1.19%
As % of the Vendors category 11.21% 6.95% 4.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 13 5
Median daily rate £425 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £395 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.75 £28.38 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.77% +41.87%

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

Vendors Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
330 489 388
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 40.49% 35.08% 28.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 241 189
Median daily rate £400 £395 £389
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +1.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £534 £548
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 5
Median hourly rate £19.50 £33.25 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.35% +110.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £25.00 £12.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £41.50 £67.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +32.35%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Cisco as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 22 January 2017.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 35 (47.30%) CheckPoint
2 31 (41.89%) Firewall
3 26 (35.14%) Data Centre
4 23 (31.08%) VMware
4 23 (31.08%) Cisco Certification
5 22 (29.73%) CCNP
6 21 (28.38%) WAN
7 20 (27.03%) LAN
8 19 (25.68%) OSPF
8 19 (25.68%) BGP
8 19 (25.68%) F5
9 18 (24.32%) Cisco ASA
9 18 (24.32%) Windows
10 17 (22.97%) Agile Software Development
11 15 (20.27%) Active Directory
11 15 (20.27%) Network Security
12 14 (18.92%) DevOps
12 14 (18.92%) MPLS
13 13 (17.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 12 (16.22%) VMware Infrastructure
14 12 (16.22%) Wireless
15 11 (14.86%) BIG-IP
15 11 (14.86%) ITIL
16 10 (13.51%) DNS
16 10 (13.51%) Finance
16 10 (13.51%) Migration
16 10 (13.51%) Hyper-V
16 10 (13.51%) Windows Server
17 9 (12.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 9 (12.16%) VPN

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (8.11%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.05%) Skype for Business
3 2 (2.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.70%) IIS
4 1 (1.35%) Confluence
4 1 (1.35%) Liferay
4 1 (1.35%) SAS
4 1 (1.35%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (4.05%) MS Excel
1 3 (4.05%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.05%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.05%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.70%) IaaS
3 2 (2.70%) Office 365
4 1 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 31 (41.89%) Firewall
2 21 (28.38%) WAN
3 20 (27.03%) LAN
4 19 (25.68%) BGP
4 19 (25.68%) OSPF
5 18 (24.32%) Cisco ASA
6 15 (20.27%) Network Security
7 14 (18.92%) MPLS
8 13 (17.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 12 (16.22%) Wireless
10 11 (14.86%) BIG-IP
11 10 (13.51%) DNS
12 9 (12.16%) VPN
13 8 (10.81%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 8 (10.81%) VXLAN
14 7 (9.46%) Cisco IOS
14 7 (9.46%) VLAN
15 6 (8.11%) Cisco Nexus
15 6 (8.11%) Spanning Tree
16 5 (6.76%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.46%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.05%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.35%) MySQL
4 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.70%) WinDbg
2 1 (1.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (1.35%) git-flow
2 1 (1.35%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.35%) JIRA
2 1 (1.35%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (1.35%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (13.51%) Finance
2 8 (10.81%) Law
3 7 (9.46%) Banking
4 2 (2.70%) Legal
4 2 (2.70%) Retail
4 2 (2.70%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (24.32%) Network Engineer
2 12 (16.22%) Analyst
3 11 (14.86%) Consultant
4 7 (9.46%) Network Consultant
5 6 (8.11%) Architect
5 6 (8.11%) Cisco Engineer
5 6 (8.11%) Network Security Consultant
5 6 (8.11%) Security Consultant
6 5 (6.76%) Infrastructure Manager
7 4 (5.41%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 4 (5.41%) Cloud Engineer
7 4 (5.41%) IT Analyst
7 4 (5.41%) Network Analyst
7 4 (5.41%) Network Architect
7 4 (5.41%) Network Security Engineer
7 4 (5.41%) Security Engineer
7 4 (5.41%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (5.41%) Senior Consultant
7 4 (5.41%) Senior Network Consultant
7 4 (5.41%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.70%) CSS
2 1 (1.35%) .NET
2 1 (1.35%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 26 (35.14%) Data Centre
2 7 (9.46%) Private Cloud
3 4 (5.41%) Clustering
4 3 (4.05%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (4.05%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.70%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.70%) EMC VNX
5 2 (2.70%) Fat Client
5 2 (2.70%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.70%) Thin Client
5 2 (2.70%) VCE vBlock
6 1 (1.35%) CMDB
6 1 (1.35%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.35%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 18 (24.32%) Windows
2 10 (13.51%) Windows Server
3 7 (9.46%) Linux
4 6 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (5.41%) Windows 10
5 4 (5.41%) Windows 7
5 4 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.35%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (22.97%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (18.92%) DevOps
3 11 (14.86%) ITIL
4 10 (13.51%) Migration
5 8 (10.81%) Kanban
6 6 (8.11%) Change Management
7 5 (6.76%) Network Design
7 5 (6.76%) Scrum
8 4 (5.41%) ITIL V3
8 4 (5.41%) Load Balancing
8 4 (5.41%) People Management
8 4 (5.41%) Supplier Management
9 3 (4.05%) Configuration Management
9 3 (4.05%) Desktop Virtualisation
9 3 (4.05%) Information Security
9 3 (4.05%) Problem Management
9 3 (4.05%) Security Architecture
9 3 (4.05%) Software Delivery
9 3 (4.05%) TOGAF
10 2 (2.70%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.11%) SQL
2 4 (5.41%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.35%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.35%) Java
3 1 (1.35%) R
Qualifications
1 23 (31.08%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (29.73%) CCNP
3 9 (12.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (6.76%) CCNA
5 4 (5.41%) Degree
6 3 (4.05%) MCP
6 3 (4.05%) VCP6
7 2 (2.70%) CISSP
7 2 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.35%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (1.35%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.41%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 15 (20.27%) Active Directory
2 12 (16.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (13.51%) Hyper-V
4 6 (8.11%) vSphere
5 5 (6.76%) VMware ESX
6 3 (4.05%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (2.70%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (2.70%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (2.70%) XenApp
7 2 (2.70%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.35%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (1.35%) ProxySG
8 1 (1.35%) Shibboleth
8 1 (1.35%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (1.35%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (5.41%) SCCM
2 3 (4.05%) FortiGate
3 2 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.70%) Puppet
3 2 (2.70%) SCOM
3 2 (2.70%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (2.70%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (1.35%) Ansible
4 1 (1.35%) Cacti
4 1 (1.35%) Nagios
4 1 (1.35%) Simpana
4 1 (1.35%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (1.35%) vRealize
Vendors
1 35 (47.30%) CheckPoint
2 23 (31.08%) VMware
3 19 (25.68%) F5
4 7 (9.46%) Juniper
4 7 (9.46%) Microsoft
5 5 (6.76%) Blue Coat
5 5 (6.76%) Citrix
6 4 (5.41%) Fortinet
6 4 (5.41%) NetApp
6 4 (5.41%) Symantec
7 3 (4.05%) EMC
8 2 (2.70%) AlgoSec
8 2 (2.70%) CA
8 2 (2.70%) Dell
8 2 (2.70%) HP
8 2 (2.70%) Infoblox
8 2 (2.70%) ScanSafe
8 2 (2.70%) Varonis
9 1 (1.35%) Aruba
9 1 (1.35%) Mitel
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh
ECS
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago