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 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 43 21 33
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +12
Contract jobs citing Cisco 13 39 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 2.97% 7.50% 4.39%
As % of the Vendors category 6.34% 14.13% 8.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 22 17
Median daily rate £300 £260 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.60% -33.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £192 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £396 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.38% +38.23%
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
205 276 329
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 46.80% 53.08% 51.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 143 162
Median daily rate £375 £325 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £181 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £474
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.37% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 16 33
Median hourly rate £16.50 £37.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.00% +114.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.25 £18.00 £17.56
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.53%

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 24 May 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
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 24 May 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
Colchester -15 1 - - 1
Cisco
East of England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 16 (53.33%) Finance
2 14 (46.67%) CheckPoint
3 12 (40.00%) VMware
3 12 (40.00%) Windows
4 11 (36.67%) SQL Server
4 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
4 11 (36.67%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (30.00%) Windows Server
6 9 (30.00%) CCNP
6 9 (30.00%) HP
6 9 (30.00%) MS Exchange
7 8 (26.67%) Firewall
8 7 (23.33%) Tandberg
8 7 (23.33%) Video Conferencing
9 6 (20.00%) SAS
9 6 (20.00%) Dell
9 6 (20.00%) CCNA
9 6 (20.00%) WAN
10 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
10 5 (16.67%) CCSA
10 5 (16.67%) Cisco UCCX
11 4 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (13.33%) Banking
11 4 (13.33%) Data Mart
11 4 (13.33%) SunGard
11 4 (13.33%) Intranet
12 3 (10.00%) Active Directory
12 3 (10.00%) Juniper
12 3 (10.00%) SQL

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 9 (30.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (20.00%) SAS
3 1 (3.33%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (26.67%) Firewall
2 6 (20.00%) WAN
3 4 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (13.33%) Intranet
4 2 (6.67%) Cisco PIX
4 2 (6.67%) NetScreen
4 2 (6.67%) Network Security
4 2 (6.67%) Wireless
5 1 (3.33%) BGP
5 1 (3.33%) DNS
5 1 (3.33%) LAN
5 1 (3.33%) Multicast
5 1 (3.33%) OSPF
5 1 (3.33%) SAN
5 1 (3.33%) VLAN
5 1 (3.33%) VoIP
5 1 (3.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (36.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.33%) Data Mart
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 16 (53.33%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Automotive
3 1 (3.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (30.00%) Architect
2 5 (16.67%) Designer
2 5 (16.67%) Team Leader
2 5 (16.67%) Technical Architect
3 4 (13.33%) Infrastructure Architect
3 4 (13.33%) Network Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support
5 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Network Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Network Security Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Security Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Systems Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (6.67%) NHS
3 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.33%) Chemistry
3 1 (3.33%) Clustering
3 1 (3.33%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.33%) Fat Client
3 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.33%) MPEG
3 1 (3.33%) Physics
3 1 (3.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 12 (40.00%) Windows
2 9 (30.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.33%) Linux
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (6.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (3.33%) Database Tuning
2 1 (3.33%) High Availability
2 1 (3.33%) ITIL
2 1 (3.33%) Load Balancing
2 1 (3.33%) Network Architecture
2 1 (3.33%) Performance Management
2 1 (3.33%) PRINCE
2 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (3.33%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.00%) SQL
2 2 (6.67%) Java
3 1 (3.33%) C#
3 1 (3.33%) VB
3 1 (3.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (36.67%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (30.00%) CCNP
3 6 (20.00%) CCNA
4 5 (16.67%) CCSA
5 2 (6.67%) CCIE
5 2 (6.67%) CCSP
5 2 (6.67%) Degree
5 2 (6.67%) MCSE
5 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (3.33%) HND
6 1 (3.33%) MCP
6 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (10.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.33%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (3.33%) VMware ESX
3 1 (3.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (16.67%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (3.33%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (3.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 14 (46.67%) CheckPoint
2 12 (40.00%) VMware
3 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
4 9 (30.00%) HP
5 7 (23.33%) Tandberg
6 6 (20.00%) Dell
7 4 (13.33%) SunGard
8 3 (10.00%) Juniper
9 1 (3.33%) Altiris
9 1 (3.33%) Citrix
9 1 (3.33%) Meraki