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 26 September 2016 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 45 44 66
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +22
Contract jobs citing Cisco 37 52 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.52% 3.08% 1.17%
As % of the Vendors category 9.18% 9.87% 3.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 18 9
Median daily rate £375 £376 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.19% -6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £491 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £362 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £27.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £21.75
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -3.44%
Cisco
Scotland

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
403 527 382
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 38.34% 31.16% 31.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 265 228
Median daily rate £350 £390 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% -1.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £275 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 8
Median hourly rate £47.25 £23.47 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+101.34% +91.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -

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 26 September 2016.

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 26 September 2016, 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 40 (44.44%) Data Centre
2 36 (40.00%) Firewall
3 34 (37.78%) Cisco Certification
4 32 (35.56%) CCNP
5 30 (33.33%) CheckPoint
6 27 (30.00%) Finance
7 26 (28.89%) WAN
8 25 (27.78%) LAN
9 23 (25.56%) OSPF
10 22 (24.44%) BGP
11 19 (21.11%) VMware
12 18 (20.00%) MPLS
12 18 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
13 17 (18.89%) Migration
14 16 (17.78%) Stakeholder Management
15 15 (16.67%) CCNA
16 14 (15.56%) EIGRP
16 14 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
17 13 (14.44%) Supplier Management
17 13 (14.44%) Wireless
17 13 (14.44%) Network Security
18 12 (13.33%) VLAN
18 12 (13.33%) Banking
19 10 (11.11%) CCIE
19 10 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 10 (11.11%) Law
19 10 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
19 10 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
19 10 (11.11%) F5
19 10 (11.11%) VCP6

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 7 (7.78%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.22%) JBoss
3 1 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (2.22%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.33%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.78%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 36 (40.00%) Firewall
2 26 (28.89%) WAN
3 25 (27.78%) LAN
4 23 (25.56%) OSPF
5 22 (24.44%) BGP
6 18 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
6 18 (20.00%) MPLS
7 14 (15.56%) EIGRP
8 13 (14.44%) Network Security
8 13 (14.44%) Wireless
9 12 (13.33%) VLAN
10 10 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
11 7 (7.78%) TCP/IP
12 6 (6.67%) BIG-IP
12 6 (6.67%) Internet
12 6 (6.67%) SAN
12 6 (6.67%) VoIP
13 5 (5.56%) ATM
13 5 (5.56%) ISDN
13 5 (5.56%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.44%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.11%) Data Warehouse
General
1 27 (30.00%) Finance
2 12 (13.33%) Banking
3 10 (11.11%) Law
4 7 (7.78%) Telecoms
5 6 (6.67%) Billing
6 1 (1.11%) Legal
6 1 (1.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (23.33%) Network Engineer
2 17 (18.89%) Consultant
3 11 (12.22%) Analyst
3 11 (12.22%) Network Consultant
4 8 (8.89%) Cisco Consultant
5 7 (7.78%) Automation Engineer
6 6 (6.67%) Business Analyst
6 6 (6.67%) Cisco Network Consultant
6 6 (6.67%) Network Security Engineer
6 6 (6.67%) Security Engineer
7 5 (5.56%) Check Point Consultant
7 5 (5.56%) Cisco Engineer
7 5 (5.56%) Data Consultant
7 5 (5.56%) Firewall Consultant
7 5 (5.56%) Network Analyst
7 5 (5.56%) Project Manager
7 5 (5.56%) Support Engineer
8 4 (4.44%) Cloud Engineer
8 4 (4.44%) Data Centre Migration Project Manager
8 4 (4.44%) Migration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.67%) J2EE
2 4 (4.44%) Java EE
2 4 (4.44%) REST
3 1 (1.11%) 802.1X
3 1 (1.11%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 40 (44.44%) Data Centre
2 7 (7.78%) EMC VNX
3 4 (4.44%) Private Cloud
4 3 (3.33%) Clustering
4 3 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.22%) VCE vBlock
6 1 (1.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.11%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.11%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.11%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.78%) Linux
1 7 (7.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (6.67%) Windows
3 5 (5.56%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.11%) Unix
4 1 (1.11%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (18.89%) Migration
2 16 (17.78%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (14.44%) Supplier Management
5 9 (10.00%) High Availability
5 9 (10.00%) Scrum
6 8 (8.89%) Change Management
6 8 (8.89%) DevOps
6 8 (8.89%) ITIL
7 7 (7.78%) Load Balancing
7 7 (7.78%) Problem Management
8 5 (5.56%) Business Continuity
8 5 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (5.56%) Network Design
8 5 (5.56%) Network Monitoring
9 4 (4.44%) Build Automation
9 4 (4.44%) Kanban
9 4 (4.44%) Project Management
9 4 (4.44%) Technical Architecture
10 3 (3.33%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.56%) Java
2 1 (1.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (37.78%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (35.56%) CCNP
3 15 (16.67%) CCNA
4 10 (11.11%) CCIE
4 10 (11.11%) VCP6
4 10 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 7 (7.78%) VCAP
6 4 (4.44%) CCSA
6 4 (4.44%) CCSE
7 2 (2.22%) Degree
8 1 (1.11%) CCDP
8 1 (1.11%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.11%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.89%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 10 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 9 (10.00%) vSphere
3 5 (5.56%) Docker
4 3 (3.33%) vCloud
5 1 (1.11%) KVM
5 1 (1.11%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (8.89%) vRealize
2 5 (5.56%) Ansible
3 4 (4.44%) FortiGate
4 3 (3.33%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (2.22%) Hyperic
6 1 (1.11%) Cacti
6 1 (1.11%) Nagios
6 1 (1.11%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.11%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (1.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 30 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 19 (21.11%) VMware
3 10 (11.11%) F5
4 8 (8.89%) EMC
4 8 (8.89%) HP
4 8 (8.89%) Juniper
5 7 (7.78%) Fortinet
6 5 (5.56%) Blue Coat
7 4 (4.44%) Genesys
7 4 (4.44%) IBM
7 4 (4.44%) Microsoft
7 4 (4.44%) Verint
8 3 (3.33%) Aruba
8 3 (3.33%) Brocade
9 2 (2.22%) Oracle
10 1 (1.11%) BT
10 1 (1.11%) Citrix
10 1 (1.11%) Mitel
10 1 (1.11%) Prolexic
10 1 (1.11%) SolarWinds