The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 27 29 53
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +24
Contract jobs citing Cisco 24 32 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 5.77% 5.66% 3.15%
As % of the Vendors category 8.89% 12.90% 6.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 17 6
Median daily rate £325 £400 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +45.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £206 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
Median hourly rate £34.31 - £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £20.25
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +11.11%
Cisco
East of England

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

Vendors Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
270 248 273
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 64.90% 43.89% 50.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 114 142
Median daily rate £350 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 42 36
Median hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +15.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.45 £16.20 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.93 £45.00 £35.59
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex region citing Cisco as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Cisco
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the Essex region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Cisco Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Cisco
Hourly Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the Essex region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Cisco Hourly Rate Histogram in Essex

Cisco
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the Essex region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basildon +6 4 £325 -22.61%
Brentwood +7 2 - -
Chelmsford - 2 - - 1
Harlow +6 1 £450 +70.77%
Saffron Walden - 1 - -
Witham - 1 £550 -
Cisco
East of England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 Essex region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 35 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (57.14%) CCNA
3 28 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 19 (33.93%) LAN
5 18 (32.14%) WAN
6 17 (30.36%) MCSE
6 17 (30.36%) Microsoft Certification
6 17 (30.36%) Analytical Skills
7 16 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
7 16 (28.57%) CCA
7 16 (28.57%) Citrix Certification
7 16 (28.57%) MCP
7 16 (28.57%) MS Office
8 15 (26.79%) NHS
8 15 (26.79%) Data Analysis
9 14 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
9 14 (25.00%) Internet
9 14 (25.00%) VoIP
10 13 (23.21%) Spreadsheet
11 12 (21.43%) Strategic Planning
11 12 (21.43%) WLAN
11 12 (21.43%) PBX
12 11 (19.64%) Windows
12 11 (19.64%) Active Directory
12 11 (19.64%) Firewall
13 10 (17.86%) Cisco IPT
14 9 (16.07%) VPN
15 7 (12.50%) CCNP
15 7 (12.50%) Wireless
16 6 (10.71%) System Testing

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 5 (8.93%) MS Exchange
1 5 (8.93%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.36%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (5.36%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (5.36%) Skype for Business
3 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.79%) GroupWise
4 1 (1.79%) IIS
4 1 (1.79%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 16 (28.57%) MS Office
2 13 (23.21%) Spreadsheet
3 6 (10.71%) MS Excel
4 3 (5.36%) MS Project
4 3 (5.36%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.93%) Office 365
2 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (5.36%) Yammer
4 1 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (33.93%) LAN
2 18 (32.14%) WAN
3 14 (25.00%) Internet
3 14 (25.00%) VoIP
4 12 (21.43%) PBX
4 12 (21.43%) WLAN
5 11 (19.64%) Firewall
6 10 (17.86%) Cisco IPT
7 9 (16.07%) VPN
8 7 (12.50%) Wireless
9 4 (7.14%) TCP/IP
10 3 (5.36%) Cisco IOS
11 2 (3.57%) BGP
11 2 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (3.57%) Extranet
11 2 (3.57%) H.323
11 2 (3.57%) IP Telephony
11 2 (3.57%) OSPF
11 2 (3.57%) SAN
11 2 (3.57%) Telepresence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.93%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.79%) GIS
General
1 5 (8.93%) Retail
2 4 (7.14%) Automotive
3 3 (5.36%) Banking
3 3 (5.36%) Legal
3 3 (5.36%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 14 (25.00%) Network Engineer
3 12 (21.43%) Cisco Engineer
4 9 (16.07%) Analyst
5 7 (12.50%) Cisco Voice Engineer
5 7 (12.50%) Voice Engineer
6 6 (10.71%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 6 (10.71%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (10.71%) Support Engineer
7 4 (7.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 3 (5.36%) Architect
8 3 (5.36%) Cisco Analyst
8 3 (5.36%) Cisco Network Analyst
8 3 (5.36%) Infrastructure Support
8 3 (5.36%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) Network Analyst
8 3 (5.36%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (5.36%) VoIP Engineer
9 2 (3.57%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.36%) COM
2 1 (1.79%) Web Services
2 1 (1.79%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (30.36%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (26.79%) NHS
3 2 (3.57%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.57%) Handset
3 2 (3.57%) IVR
3 2 (3.57%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.57%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.79%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.79%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.79%) Informatics
4 1 (1.79%) PKI
4 1 (1.79%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 11 (19.64%) Windows
2 4 (7.14%) Windows Server
3 3 (5.36%) Android
3 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.79%) Linux
5 1 (1.79%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
2 15 (26.79%) Data Analysis
3 12 (21.43%) Strategic Planning
4 6 (10.71%) ITIL
4 6 (10.71%) Migration
4 6 (10.71%) System Testing
5 4 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (7.14%) Problem Management
6 3 (5.36%) Case Management
6 3 (5.36%) Coaching
6 3 (5.36%) CRM
6 3 (5.36%) Data Management
6 3 (5.36%) Data Migration
6 3 (5.36%) Document Management
6 3 (5.36%) Project Management
6 3 (5.36%) Virtual Environments
7 2 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (3.57%) Android Development
7 2 (3.57%) Business Continuity
7 2 (3.57%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.79%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 35 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (57.14%) CCNA
3 17 (30.36%) MCSE
3 17 (30.36%) Microsoft Certification
4 16 (28.57%) CCA
4 16 (28.57%) Citrix Certification
4 16 (28.57%) MCP
5 7 (12.50%) CCNP
6 3 (5.36%) CCDA
6 3 (5.36%) Degree
7 2 (3.57%) CCIE
8 1 (1.79%) CCDP
8 1 (1.79%) CCVP
8 1 (1.79%) GSEC
8 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (19.64%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.14%) Firmware
2 4 (7.14%) NDS
3 2 (3.57%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.79%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 14 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (7.14%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (3.57%) Cisco IPCC
3 2 (3.57%) SCCM
4 1 (1.79%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.79%) HP SIM
4 1 (1.79%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 28 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.71%) VMware
3 5 (8.93%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (7.14%) Novell
5 3 (5.36%) Infor
5 3 (5.36%) Juniper
5 3 (5.36%) NetApp
5 3 (5.36%) Oracle
5 3 (5.36%) SAP
6 2 (3.57%) Citrix
6 2 (3.57%) ComArch
6 2 (3.57%) Red Box
7 1 (1.79%) BT
7 1 (1.79%) Clearswift
7 1 (1.79%) Dell
7 1 (1.79%) F5
7 1 (1.79%) HP
7 1 (1.79%) Intel Security
7 1 (1.79%) Palo Alto
7 1 (1.79%) Veeam