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 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 15 12 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing Cisco 20 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 9.85% 9.41% -
As % of the Vendors category 28.57% 23.53% -
Number of daily rates quoted 19 6 0
Average daily rate
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£175 £235 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.53% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £14.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.50 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -3.37%
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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
70 34 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 34.48% 40.00% 36.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 18 17
Average daily rate £300 £310 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.14% -22.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £165 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £415 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Average hourly rate £13.50 £15.00 £15.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -2.59%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-6.73% +1.57%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 22 (75.86%) Windows
1 22 (75.86%) MS Excel
1 22 (75.86%) Microsoft
2 21 (72.41%) SharePoint
2 21 (72.41%) Solaris
2 21 (72.41%) Thin Client
2 21 (72.41%) CheckPoint
2 21 (72.41%) Firewall
2 21 (72.41%) Fat Client
2 21 (72.41%) Cisco PIX
2 21 (72.41%) VMware
2 21 (72.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (72.41%) SLA
3 18 (62.07%) ITIL
3 18 (62.07%) ITIL Certification
4 11 (37.93%) PRINCE2
5 6 (20.69%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (20.69%) F5
6 5 (17.24%) Juniper
7 3 (10.34%) Internet
7 3 (10.34%) BT
7 3 (10.34%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (6.90%) Information Security
8 2 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (6.90%) CCNP
9 1 (3.45%) CCIP
9 1 (3.45%) CCNA
9 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
9 1 (3.45%) HP
9 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 21 (72.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 22 (75.86%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 21 (72.41%) Firewall
1 21 (72.41%) Cisco PIX
2 6 (20.69%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (10.34%) Internet
4 1 (3.45%) LAN
4 1 (3.45%) VoIP
4 1 (3.45%) WAN
4 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.45%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
1 1 (3.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (58.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Analyst
3 5 (17.24%) Security Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Consultant
4 4 (13.79%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Network Support
5 1 (3.45%) Senior Network Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Implementation Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Network Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) IT Support
5 1 (3.45%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Network Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 21 (72.41%) Thin Client
1 21 (72.41%) Fat Client
2 1 (3.45%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 22 (75.86%) Windows
2 21 (72.41%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (62.07%) ITIL
2 11 (37.93%) PRINCE2
3 3 (10.34%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (6.90%) Information Security
5 1 (3.45%) Network Design
5 1 (3.45%) Project Management
5 1 (3.45%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 18 (62.07%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (6.90%) CCNP
3 1 (3.45%) CCIP
3 1 (3.45%) CCNA
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.45%) MCSE
3 1 (3.45%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (72.41%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (72.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 22 (75.86%) Microsoft
2 21 (72.41%) CheckPoint
2 21 (72.41%) VMware
3 6 (20.69%) F5
4 5 (17.24%) Juniper
5 3 (10.34%) BT
6 1 (3.45%) HP
6 1 (3.45%) Riverbed
6 1 (3.45%) ProCurve
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