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 January 2017 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco
Rank 38 25 34
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +9
Contract jobs citing Cisco 20 33 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 4.68% 6.31% 4.36%
As % of the Vendors category 7.46% 14.10% 8.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 15 11
Median daily rate £250 £250 £257
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £189 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £425 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 2
Median hourly rate £34.31 £34.25 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.17% +128.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £28.38 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-11.89% +31.97%

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
268 234 219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 62.76% 44.74% 53.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 108 97
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 31 32
Median hourly rate £33.00 £19.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+73.68% +15.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £16.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.30 £45.75 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.20 £23.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
-20.89% +33.33%

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 January 2017.

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 24 January 2017.

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 24 January 2017. 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 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 - 3 - - 1
Brentwood +8 2 - -
Billericay - 1 - -
Chelmsford - 1 £200 - 1
Saffron Walden - 1 - -
Cisco
East of England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 24 (58.54%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (43.90%) CCNA
3 13 (31.71%) Microsoft
3 13 (31.71%) VoIP
3 13 (31.71%) Cisco CUCM
4 11 (26.83%) PBX
5 10 (24.39%) Active Directory
6 9 (21.95%) MCSE
6 9 (21.95%) LAN
6 9 (21.95%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (21.95%) Cisco IPT
7 8 (19.51%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (19.51%) NHS
7 8 (19.51%) WAN
8 7 (17.07%) MS Office
8 7 (17.07%) MCP
8 7 (17.07%) Performance Monitoring
9 6 (14.63%) Windows
9 6 (14.63%) Internet
9 6 (14.63%) CCA
9 6 (14.63%) Citrix Certification
9 6 (14.63%) Firewall
9 6 (14.63%) Migration
10 5 (12.20%) Data Analysis
10 5 (12.20%) Strategic Planning
10 5 (12.20%) WLAN
10 5 (12.20%) MS Exchange
10 5 (12.20%) CCNP
10 5 (12.20%) Spreadsheet
10 5 (12.20%) Cisco UCCX

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 (12.20%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.44%) GroupWise
4 1 (2.44%) IIS
4 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.44%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 7 (17.07%) MS Office
2 5 (12.20%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (31.71%) VoIP
2 11 (26.83%) PBX
3 9 (21.95%) Cisco IPT
3 9 (21.95%) LAN
4 8 (19.51%) WAN
5 6 (14.63%) Firewall
5 6 (14.63%) Internet
6 5 (12.20%) WLAN
7 4 (9.76%) TCP/IP
8 3 (7.32%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (7.32%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (7.32%) MPLS
8 3 (7.32%) SAN
8 3 (7.32%) Telepresence
8 3 (7.32%) Wireless
9 2 (4.88%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (4.88%) Frame Relay
9 2 (4.88%) IP Telephony
9 2 (4.88%) Network Security
9 2 (4.88%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) GIS
1 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (9.76%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.88%) German Language
3 2 (4.88%) Retail
4 1 (2.44%) Automotive
4 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (26.83%) Cisco Engineer
1 11 (26.83%) Network Engineer
2 8 (19.51%) Analyst
3 7 (17.07%) Cisco Voice Engineer
3 7 (17.07%) Voice Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) Cisco Analyst
4 4 (9.76%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 4 (9.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) Network Analyst
5 3 (7.32%) Architect
5 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (7.32%) LAN/WAN Analyst
5 3 (7.32%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (7.32%) VoIP Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Business Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Migration Manager
6 2 (4.88%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (19.51%) NHS
2 2 (4.88%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.88%) Handset
2 2 (4.88%) IVR
2 2 (4.88%) PMI
3 1 (2.44%) Informatics
3 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.44%) PKI
3 1 (2.44%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.44%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.63%) Windows
2 4 (9.76%) Windows Server
3 3 (7.32%) Android
4 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.44%) Linux
5 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.07%) Performance Monitoring
2 6 (14.63%) Migration
3 5 (12.20%) Data Analysis
3 5 (12.20%) Strategic Planning
4 4 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (7.32%) Data Migration
5 3 (7.32%) Project Management
6 2 (4.88%) Agile Project Management
6 2 (4.88%) Android Development
6 2 (4.88%) Coaching
6 2 (4.88%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (4.88%) iOS Development
6 2 (4.88%) ITIL
6 2 (4.88%) Network Management
6 2 (4.88%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (4.88%) PRINCE2
6 2 (4.88%) Problem Management
6 2 (4.88%) Service Delivery
6 2 (4.88%) System Testing
6 2 (4.88%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 24 (58.54%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (43.90%) CCNA
3 9 (21.95%) MCSE
3 9 (21.95%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (17.07%) MCP
5 6 (14.63%) CCA
5 6 (14.63%) Citrix Certification
6 5 (12.20%) CCNP
7 3 (7.32%) Degree
8 2 (4.88%) CCIE
8 2 (4.88%) CCVP
8 2 (4.88%) PMI Certification
9 1 (2.44%) CCDP
9 1 (2.44%) CCNP Voice
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (24.39%) Active Directory
2 4 (9.76%) NDS
3 3 (7.32%) Hyper-V
4 2 (4.88%) Firmware
5 1 (2.44%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 13 (31.71%) Cisco CUCM
2 5 (12.20%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (4.88%) Cisco IPCC
4 1 (2.44%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.44%) Cisco CME
4 1 (2.44%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (2.44%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (2.44%) HP SIM
4 1 (2.44%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 13 (31.71%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.76%) Novell
2 4 (9.76%) VMware
3 3 (7.32%) Citrix
3 3 (7.32%) Juniper
4 2 (4.88%) CheckPoint
4 2 (4.88%) ComArch
4 2 (4.88%) F5
4 2 (4.88%) NetApp
4 2 (4.88%) Red Box
4 2 (4.88%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.44%) BT
5 1 (2.44%) Clearswift
5 1 (2.44%) Fujitsu
5 1 (2.44%) HP
5 1 (2.44%) Huawei
5 1 (2.44%) Intel Security
5 1 (2.44%) SolarWinds
5 1 (2.44%) Veeam
5 1 (2.44%) WatchGuard
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Channel 3 Consulting Ltd
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