The table below looks at the statistics for CiscoWorks skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CiscoWorks over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco CiscoWorks
Rank 561 558 515
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -43
Contract jobs citing CiscoWorks 30 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.059% 0.018% 0.016%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.76% 0.23% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 5 1
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£360 £500 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.00% +78.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £308 -
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -53.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £17.50 -
CiscoWorks
UK

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

Systems Management Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
3972 3849 3041
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.83% 7.74% 7.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 2468 2238 1787
Average daily rate £415 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £225 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 186 154 157
Average hourly rate £20.34 £21.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.38% +7.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.65 £12.85 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.43 £45.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-16.00% +25.00%

CiscoWorks
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CiscoWorks across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

CiscoWorks Jobs Demand Trend in England

CiscoWorks
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

CiscoWorks Daily Rate Trend in England

CiscoWorks
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CiscoWorks across the England region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

CiscoWorks Daily Rate Histogram in England

CiscoWorks
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

CiscoWorks Hourly Rate Trend in England

CiscoWorks
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CiscoWorks within the England region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015. 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
London +25 13 £356 -28.75% 1
West Midlands -10 7 £320 -8.57%
South West - 5 £360 - 1
East of England - 2 £383 -
North West - 2 - -
South East -29 1 £400 +50.94% 1
CiscoWorks
UK

CiscoWorks
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing CiscoWorks 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 CiscoWorks.

1 52 (100.00%) Cisco
2 37 (71.15%) CheckPoint
3 36 (69.23%) SolarWinds
4 31 (59.62%) Cisco ASA
5 28 (53.85%) BGP
6 26 (50.00%) Firewall
6 26 (50.00%) OSPF
6 26 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
7 25 (48.08%) MPLS
7 25 (48.08%) Cisco Nexus
8 21 (40.38%) Wireless
9 20 (38.46%) HP
10 19 (36.54%) IBM
11 17 (32.69%) Blue Coat
12 16 (30.77%) CCNP
13 15 (28.85%) DNS
13 15 (28.85%) DHCP
13 15 (28.85%) EIGRP
13 15 (28.85%) OpenView
13 15 (28.85%) Network Security
14 13 (25.00%) WAN
15 12 (23.08%) VPN
15 12 (23.08%) Windows
15 12 (23.08%) CCNA
15 12 (23.08%) Security Cleared
15 12 (23.08%) Aruba
16 11 (21.15%) Network Management
16 11 (21.15%) VMware
16 11 (21.15%) Websense
16 11 (21.15%) VoIP

CiscoWorks
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing CiscoWorks 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 CiscoWorks. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (1.92%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (5.77%) MS Visio
1 3 (5.77%) MS Office
2 2 (3.85%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 31 (59.62%) Cisco ASA
2 28 (53.85%) BGP
3 26 (50.00%) Firewall
3 26 (50.00%) OSPF
4 25 (48.08%) MPLS
4 25 (48.08%) Cisco Nexus
5 21 (40.38%) Wireless
6 15 (28.85%) DNS
6 15 (28.85%) DHCP
6 15 (28.85%) EIGRP
6 15 (28.85%) Network Security
7 13 (25.00%) WAN
8 12 (23.08%) VPN
9 11 (21.15%) VoIP
9 11 (21.15%) FWSM
10 10 (19.23%) HSRP
10 10 (19.23%) VRRP
10 10 (19.23%) DSL
10 10 (19.23%) Unified Communications
11 9 (17.31%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.92%) Data Mining
General
1 4 (7.69%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.77%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (53.85%) Network Engineer
2 13 (25.00%) Security Engineer
3 12 (23.08%) Network Security Engineer
4 11 (21.15%) Analyst
5 10 (19.23%) Network Analyst
6 7 (13.46%) Senior Analyst
6 7 (13.46%) Senior Network Analyst
7 5 (9.62%) Design Engineer
8 4 (7.69%) Cisco Engineer
8 4 (7.69%) Consultant
8 4 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
9 2 (3.85%) Support Engineer
9 2 (3.85%) Operations Engineer
9 2 (3.85%) Senior Network Security Engineer
9 2 (3.85%) Cisco Consultant
9 2 (3.85%) Technical Specialist
9 2 (3.85%) Network Support Engineer
9 2 (3.85%) Network Support
9 2 (3.85%) Senior Security Engineer
9 2 (3.85%) Network Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.54%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.85%) NHS
1 2 (3.85%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 12 (23.08%) Windows
2 1 (1.92%) Windows 8
2 1 (1.92%) Windows XP
2 1 (1.92%) Solaris
2 1 (1.92%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (21.15%) Network Management
2 10 (19.23%) Network Monitoring
3 9 (17.31%) Network Load Balancing
3 9 (17.31%) Network Design
4 8 (15.38%) Load Balancing
5 6 (11.54%) ITIL
5 6 (11.54%) Information Security
5 6 (11.54%) Capacity Planning
5 6 (11.54%) WAN Optimisation
6 5 (9.62%) Service Management
7 4 (7.69%) Mentoring
8 3 (5.77%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (3.85%) Problem Management
9 2 (3.85%) Fault Management
9 2 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (3.85%) People Management
10 1 (1.92%) Change Control
10 1 (1.92%) Incident Management
10 1 (1.92%) Penetration Testing
10 1 (1.92%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.92%) R
Qualifications
1 26 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (30.77%) CCNP
3 12 (23.08%) CCNA
3 12 (23.08%) Security Cleared
4 6 (11.54%) CCDP
5 5 (9.62%) CCSA
6 4 (7.69%) SC Cleared
7 3 (5.77%) CCIE
8 2 (3.85%) CCSP
8 2 (3.85%) Check Point Certification
8 2 (3.85%) DV Cleared
8 2 (3.85%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) QA
2 1 (1.92%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.92%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (28.85%) OpenView
2 10 (19.23%) AirWatch
3 3 (5.77%) FortiGate
3 3 (5.77%) SCOM
3 3 (5.77%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (1.92%) WhatsUp Gold
4 1 (1.92%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 52 (100.00%) Cisco
2 37 (71.15%) CheckPoint
3 36 (69.23%) SolarWinds
4 20 (38.46%) HP
5 19 (36.54%) IBM
6 17 (32.69%) Blue Coat
7 12 (23.08%) Aruba
8 11 (21.15%) VMware
8 11 (21.15%) Websense
9 9 (17.31%) F5
9 9 (17.31%) Nokia
10 8 (15.38%) CA
10 8 (15.38%) IronPort
11 6 (11.54%) BMC
11 6 (11.54%) McAfee
12 5 (9.62%) Fortinet
13 3 (5.77%) Microsoft
14 2 (3.85%) Citrix
15 1 (1.92%) Brocade
15 1 (1.92%) ArcSight
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