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 18 September 2014 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 5 14 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Contract jobs citing Cisco 34 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 16.50% 8.14% -
As % of the Vendors category 44.16% 21.88% -
Number of daily rates quoted 29 5 0
Average daily rate
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£200 £175 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.11% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £14.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -22.00%
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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
77 32 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 37.38% 37.21% 48.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 18 17
Average daily rate £298 £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.46% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £165 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £415 £461
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 6
Average hourly rate £14.00 - £13.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 - £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.80 - £18.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +2.70%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Exeter

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the Exeter region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Cisco Daily Rate Histogram 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 18 September 2014, 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 35 (81.40%) Firewall
2 29 (67.44%) ITIL
3 23 (53.49%) Windows
3 23 (53.49%) MS Excel
3 23 (53.49%) Microsoft
3 23 (53.49%) CheckPoint
3 23 (53.49%) Cisco PIX
4 22 (51.16%) VMware
4 22 (51.16%) SLA
4 22 (51.16%) Thin Client
4 22 (51.16%) SharePoint
4 22 (51.16%) Solaris
4 22 (51.16%) Fat Client
4 22 (51.16%) VMware Infrastructure
5 18 (41.86%) ITIL Certification
6 15 (34.88%) Cisco Certification
7 14 (32.56%) CCNP
7 14 (32.56%) Security Cleared
8 13 (30.23%) Cisco Nexus
8 13 (30.23%) WAN
9 12 (27.91%) LAN
9 12 (27.91%) SC Cleared
10 11 (25.58%) Network Design
11 10 (23.26%) PRINCE2
11 10 (23.26%) MPLS
11 10 (23.26%) OSPF
11 10 (23.26%) High Availability
12 9 (20.93%) BGP
13 7 (16.28%) Juniper
14 6 (13.95%) F5

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 22 (51.16%) SharePoint
Applications
1 23 (53.49%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (81.40%) Firewall
2 23 (53.49%) Cisco PIX
3 13 (30.23%) WAN
3 13 (30.23%) Cisco Nexus
4 12 (27.91%) LAN
5 10 (23.26%) MPLS
5 10 (23.26%) OSPF
6 9 (20.93%) BGP
7 6 (13.95%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (6.98%) Internet
9 2 (4.65%) VoIP
10 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
10 1 (2.33%) VPN
10 1 (2.33%) Network Security
10 1 (2.33%) Fibre Channel
General
1 2 (4.65%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.33%) Finance
2 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (37.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (23.26%) Network Specialist
3 7 (16.28%) Consultant
3 7 (16.28%) Analyst
4 6 (13.95%) Technical Consultant
5 5 (11.63%) Security Analyst
6 4 (9.30%) Network Support
6 4 (9.30%) Senior Network Specialist
7 3 (6.98%) Network Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) Senior Manager
8 2 (4.65%) Network Manager
8 2 (4.65%) Senior Network Support
8 2 (4.65%) Senior Network Manager
9 1 (2.33%) Implementation Engineer
9 1 (2.33%) IT Support
9 1 (2.33%) Cisco Network Specialist
9 1 (2.33%) Cisco Engineer
9 1 (2.33%) Senior Network Engineer
9 1 (2.33%) Senior Network Analyst
9 1 (2.33%) Cisco Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 22 (51.16%) Thin Client
1 22 (51.16%) Fat Client
2 6 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.33%) NHS
3 1 (2.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 23 (53.49%) Windows
2 22 (51.16%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (67.44%) ITIL
2 11 (25.58%) Network Design
3 10 (23.26%) High Availability
3 10 (23.26%) PRINCE2
4 3 (6.98%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (4.65%) Information Security
6 1 (2.33%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (2.33%) ERP
6 1 (2.33%) Project Management
6 1 (2.33%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 18 (41.86%) ITIL Certification
2 15 (34.88%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (32.56%) CCNP
3 14 (32.56%) Security Cleared
4 12 (27.91%) SC Cleared
5 2 (4.65%) CTC Cleared
5 2 (4.65%) CCNA
6 1 (2.33%) MCSE
6 1 (2.33%) CCIP
6 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (51.16%) SLA
2 1 (2.33%) ISO 14001
2 1 (2.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 22 (51.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 23 (53.49%) Microsoft
1 23 (53.49%) CheckPoint
2 22 (51.16%) VMware
3 7 (16.28%) Juniper
4 6 (13.95%) F5
5 3 (6.98%) BT
6 2 (4.65%) HP
6 2 (4.65%) Fortinet
7 1 (2.33%) ProCurve
7 1 (2.33%) Riverbed
7 1 (2.33%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.33%) Citrix
7 1 (2.33%) Nokia
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