The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Exeter region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 18 14 21
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +7
Contract jobs citing Cisco 8 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 5.84% 9.78% 2.08%
As % of the Vendors category 22.86% 22.50% 6.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 2
Average daily rate
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£308 £175 £158
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+75.71% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £175 £152
10% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £175 £164
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £16.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+36.36% -17.50%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Exeter region.

Vendors Category
Exeter
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
35 40 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 25.55% 43.48% 34.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 22 22
Average daily rate £250 £175 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -46.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £175 £152
10% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £413 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £21.00 £10.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+104.87% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco across the Exeter region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Exeter region citing Cisco 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 Cisco.

1 9 (64.29%) CCNA
1 9 (64.29%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (57.14%) Firewall
3 6 (42.86%) CheckPoint
4 4 (28.57%) ITIL
4 4 (28.57%) LAN
4 4 (28.57%) WAN
4 4 (28.57%) Cisco PIX
4 4 (28.57%) Network Security
4 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 4 (28.57%) SolarWinds
5 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
5 3 (21.43%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (21.43%) CiscoWorks
5 3 (21.43%) SCOM
5 3 (21.43%) Windows 8
5 3 (21.43%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
5 3 (21.43%) Time Management
5 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (21.43%) CCSA
5 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
5 3 (21.43%) Windows
5 3 (21.43%) OpenView
6 2 (14.29%) HP
6 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
6 2 (14.29%) People Management
6 2 (14.29%) Aruba
7 1 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (7.14%) ProCurve

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Exeter region citing Cisco 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 Cisco. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) Firewall
2 4 (28.57%) LAN
2 4 (28.57%) WAN
2 4 (28.57%) Cisco PIX
2 4 (28.57%) Network Security
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (7.14%) VLAN
3 1 (7.14%) OSPF
3 1 (7.14%) SNMP
3 1 (7.14%) VPN
General
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Network Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Security Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Network Support
3 1 (7.14%) Network Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) Network Security Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Programme Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Network Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
1 3 (21.43%) Windows 8
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) ITIL
2 3 (21.43%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (21.43%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (21.43%) Time Management
2 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
3 2 (14.29%) People Management
4 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
4 1 (7.14%) PRINCE
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) CCNA
1 9 (64.29%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
3 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (21.43%) CCSA
4 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
5 1 (7.14%) CCNP
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) CiscoWorks
1 3 (21.43%) SCOM
1 3 (21.43%) OpenView
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) CheckPoint
2 4 (28.57%) SolarWinds
3 2 (14.29%) HP
3 2 (14.29%) Aruba
4 1 (7.14%) ProCurve
4 1 (7.14%) Fortinet
4 1 (7.14%) Juniper