The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 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 of the Systems Management category for the England 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco CiscoWorks
Rank 554 528 533
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +5
Contract jobs citing CiscoWorks 10 20 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.020% 0.043% 0.070%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.27% 0.58% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 16
Average daily rate
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£275 £400 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.25% +8.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £300 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £450 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £245 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £19.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £21.00
Systems Management Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
3744 3434 3501
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.58% 7.39% 6.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 2201 1968 1828
Average daily rate £388 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £341 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.02% +4.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 157 159
Average hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +21.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.39 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £40.76 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +28.57%
CiscoWorks
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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 24 July 2014.

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 24 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +6 6 £275 -35.29% 1
South West -27 2 - -
East of England - - - -
South East - - - -
CiscoWorks
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CiscoWorks
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 22 (95.65%) Cisco
2 14 (60.87%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (52.17%) Firewall
3 12 (52.17%) HP
3 12 (52.17%) Network Security
4 11 (47.83%) CCNP
5 10 (43.48%) WAN
5 10 (43.48%) Telecoms
6 9 (39.13%) CCNA
6 9 (39.13%) LAN
6 9 (39.13%) CheckPoint
6 9 (39.13%) BGP
7 6 (26.09%) OpenView
7 6 (26.09%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (26.09%) MPLS
7 6 (26.09%) OSPF
7 6 (26.09%) Network Management
7 6 (26.09%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (21.74%) Multicast
8 5 (21.74%) SolarWinds
8 5 (21.74%) Network Design
8 5 (21.74%) BIG-IP
8 5 (21.74%) Windows
8 5 (21.74%) CCDP
9 4 (17.39%) UNIX
9 4 (17.39%) VPN
9 4 (17.39%) AIX
9 4 (17.39%) Linux
9 4 (17.39%) Windows 2000
9 4 (17.39%) OO

CiscoWorks
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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.

Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Visio
1 2 (8.70%) AutoCAD
2 1 (4.35%) MS Office
2 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (52.17%) Firewall
1 12 (52.17%) Network Security
2 10 (43.48%) WAN
3 9 (39.13%) LAN
3 9 (39.13%) BGP
4 6 (26.09%) MPLS
4 6 (26.09%) OSPF
4 6 (26.09%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (21.74%) Multicast
5 5 (21.74%) BIG-IP
6 4 (17.39%) VPN
6 4 (17.39%) EIGRP
6 4 (17.39%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (13.04%) HSRP
7 3 (13.04%) tcpdump
7 3 (13.04%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (13.04%) Wireless
7 3 (13.04%) ATM
7 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
8 2 (8.70%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 10 (43.48%) Telecoms
2 3 (13.04%) Finance
3 1 (4.35%) Investment Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Network Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Implementation Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Consultant
3 4 (17.39%) Design Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Network Implementation Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Network Security Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Network Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) Security Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Network Design Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Cisco Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Junior Network Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Technical Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Rollout Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Network Administrator
6 1 (4.35%) Network Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Statistics
2 1 (4.35%) SecurID
2 1 (4.35%) e-Health
2 1 (4.35%) Replication
2 1 (4.35%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Windows
2 4 (17.39%) UNIX
2 4 (17.39%) AIX
2 4 (17.39%) Linux
2 4 (17.39%) Windows 2000
2 4 (17.39%) Windows NT
2 4 (17.39%) Windows XP
3 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (26.09%) Network Management
2 5 (21.74%) Network Design
3 4 (17.39%) OO
3 4 (17.39%) Data Modelling
3 4 (17.39%) Facility Management
3 4 (17.39%) Load Balancing
3 4 (17.39%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (8.70%) Business Continuity
5 2 (8.70%) Change Control
6 1 (4.35%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (4.35%) WAN Optimisation
6 1 (4.35%) Incident Management
6 1 (4.35%) Business Development
6 1 (4.35%) Change Management
6 1 (4.35%) Project Management
6 1 (4.35%) ITIL
6 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (60.87%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (47.83%) CCNP
3 9 (39.13%) CCNA
4 5 (21.74%) CCDP
5 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
6 2 (8.70%) DV Cleared
7 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
7 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (4.35%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
1 1 (4.35%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (4.35%) DFS Replication
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (26.09%) OpenView
2 4 (17.39%) Tivoli
2 4 (17.39%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (13.04%) SolarWinds Orion
3 3 (13.04%) Cacti
4 2 (8.70%) HP NNM
5 1 (4.35%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (4.35%) WhatsUp Gold
5 1 (4.35%) NetBackup
5 1 (4.35%) WSUS
Vendors
1 22 (95.65%) Cisco
2 12 (52.17%) HP
3 9 (39.13%) CheckPoint
4 5 (21.74%) SolarWinds
5 4 (17.39%) Oracle
5 4 (17.39%) Nokia
5 4 (17.39%) F5
6 3 (13.04%) Fortinet
7 2 (8.70%) BT
8 1 (4.35%) Veeam
8 1 (4.35%) SonicWALL
8 1 (4.35%) Blue Coat
8 1 (4.35%) VMware
8 1 (4.35%) Symantec
8 1 (4.35%) Remedy
8 1 (4.35%) McAfee
8 1 (4.35%) Veritas
8 1 (4.35%) Juniper
8 1 (4.35%) BMC
8 1 (4.35%) CA
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