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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 22 28 32
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +4
Contract jobs citing Cisco 31 33 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 6.67% 5.31% 4.84%
As % of the Vendors category 12.30% 11.50% 9.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 21 12
Median daily rate £275 £375 £389
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% -3.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £265 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £475 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £29.50 £13.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+122.64% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £18.38 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -18.33%
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
252 287 261
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 54.19% 46.22% 52.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 170 128
Median daily rate £300 £365 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.80% -8.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 33 47
Median hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.15% +8.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +2.85%

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 July 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 July 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 +7 6 £275 - 1
Brentwood - 3 - - 5
Chelmsford +3 1 £300 -27.27%
Harlow 0 1 £350 +32.82% 1
Colchester -10 1 - -
Cisco
East of England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 28 (62.22%) Microsoft
2 21 (46.67%) CCNA
2 21 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
3 19 (42.22%) Windows
4 16 (35.56%) SQL Server
5 13 (28.89%) VMware
6 12 (26.67%) MS Excel
6 12 (26.67%) LAN
6 12 (26.67%) WAN
6 12 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (22.22%) Windows Server
7 10 (22.22%) MCSE
7 10 (22.22%) MCP
7 10 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (22.22%) CCA
7 10 (22.22%) Citrix Certification
7 10 (22.22%) Firewall
7 10 (22.22%) Data Analysis
8 9 (20.00%) Finance
8 9 (20.00%) NHS
8 9 (20.00%) HP
8 9 (20.00%) CheckPoint
8 9 (20.00%) MS Office
8 9 (20.00%) MS Exchange
8 9 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
9 8 (17.78%) Spreadsheet
9 8 (17.78%) VPN
9 8 (17.78%) Internet
9 8 (17.78%) CCNP

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 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (13.33%) SAS
2 6 (13.33%) SharePoint
3 5 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (11.11%) Skype for Business
4 2 (4.44%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (26.67%) MS Excel
2 9 (20.00%) MS Office
3 8 (17.78%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (6.67%) MS Project
4 3 (6.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.56%) Office 365
2 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (11.11%) Yammer
4 1 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (26.67%) LAN
1 12 (26.67%) WAN
2 10 (22.22%) Firewall
3 8 (17.78%) Internet
3 8 (17.78%) VPN
3 8 (17.78%) Wireless
4 7 (15.56%) WLAN
5 4 (8.89%) Intranet
5 4 (8.89%) VoIP
6 3 (6.67%) Cisco IPT
6 3 (6.67%) PBX
7 2 (4.44%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (4.44%) Extranet
8 1 (2.22%) BGP
8 1 (2.22%) DNS
8 1 (2.22%) Multicast
8 1 (2.22%) OSPF
8 1 (2.22%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (35.56%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.89%) Data Mart
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 9 (20.00%) Finance
2 7 (15.56%) Banking
3 5 (11.11%) Retail
4 3 (6.67%) Automotive
4 3 (6.67%) Legal
5 2 (4.44%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.22%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 13 (28.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 12 (26.67%) Network Engineer
3 9 (20.00%) Architect
3 9 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 6 (13.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 6 (13.33%) Support Engineer
5 5 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (11.11%) Technical Architect
6 4 (8.89%) Infrastructure Architect
6 4 (8.89%) Infrastructure Support
6 4 (8.89%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Cisco Voice Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Voice Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) Designer
8 2 (4.44%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Systems Architect
8 2 (4.44%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Visual Designer
9 1 (2.22%) Build Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.11%) COM
2 1 (2.22%) .NET
2 1 (2.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (20.00%) NHS
3 6 (13.33%) Driving Licence
3 6 (13.33%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (4.44%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.44%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.22%) Clustering
5 1 (2.22%) Fat Client
5 1 (2.22%) MPEG
5 1 (2.22%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 19 (42.22%) Windows
2 10 (22.22%) Windows Server
3 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.22%) Data Analysis
2 9 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 7 (15.56%) Strategic Planning
4 5 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (11.11%) Case Management
4 5 (11.11%) CRM
4 5 (11.11%) Data Management
4 5 (11.11%) Document Management
4 5 (11.11%) ITIL
5 4 (8.89%) System Testing
6 3 (6.67%) Project Management
6 3 (6.67%) Virtual Environments
7 2 (4.44%) Problem Management
7 2 (4.44%) Security Patching
7 2 (4.44%) Service Delivery
8 1 (2.22%) Load Balancing
8 1 (2.22%) Migration
8 1 (2.22%) Performance Management
8 1 (2.22%) PRINCE
8 1 (2.22%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.44%) SQL
2 1 (2.22%) C#
2 1 (2.22%) Java
2 1 (2.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 21 (46.67%) CCNA
1 21 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (22.22%) CCA
2 10 (22.22%) Citrix Certification
2 10 (22.22%) MCP
2 10 (22.22%) MCSE
2 10 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (17.78%) CCNP
4 3 (6.67%) CCDA
4 3 (6.67%) Degree
5 1 (2.22%) GSEC
5 1 (2.22%) HND
5 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (4.44%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (8.89%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.44%) Firmware
4 1 (2.22%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (2.22%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (13.33%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (4.44%) SCCM
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (2.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 28 (62.22%) Microsoft
2 13 (28.89%) VMware
3 9 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 9 (20.00%) HP
4 6 (13.33%) Dell
4 6 (13.33%) Samsung
4 6 (13.33%) Tandberg
5 5 (11.11%) Infor
5 5 (11.11%) Oracle
5 5 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (11.11%) SAP
6 4 (8.89%) SunGard
7 2 (4.44%) Citrix
8 1 (2.22%) Altiris
8 1 (2.22%) Juniper
8 1 (2.22%) Meraki
8 1 (2.22%) NetApp
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