The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 34 20 31
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +11
Contract jobs citing Cisco 23 24 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 4.73% 7.52% 5.77%
As % of the Vendors category 13.61% 14.81% 10.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 14 13
Average daily rate
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£325 £413 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.21% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £287 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £421 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £11.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.25 £18.52 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+14.77% -11.83%
Cisco
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region.

Vendors Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
169 162 237
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 34.77% 50.78% 54.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 83 119
Average daily rate £378 £365 £409
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.42% -10.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £229 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £477 £448 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 14 14
Average hourly rate £39.00 £14.50 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+168.96% -62.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £13.50 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £29.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Cisco
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Cisco Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Cisco
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham -8 9 £375 -11.76% 3
Gloucester +2 7 £381 -
Cirencester - - - - 1
Cisco
South West

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 26 (59.09%) Security Cleared
2 25 (56.82%) LAN
2 25 (56.82%) WAN
3 20 (45.45%) Firewall
4 16 (36.36%) DV Cleared
5 15 (34.09%) VMware
6 13 (29.55%) Windows
7 11 (25.00%) BGP
8 10 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (22.73%) Linux
9 9 (20.45%) SC Cleared
10 8 (18.18%) Hyper-V
10 8 (18.18%) DNS
10 8 (18.18%) Active Directory
10 8 (18.18%) Juniper
10 8 (18.18%) UNIX
10 8 (18.18%) OSPF
11 7 (15.91%) NetApp
11 7 (15.91%) HP
11 7 (15.91%) SSL
11 7 (15.91%) CCNP
11 7 (15.91%) IPsec
11 7 (15.91%) Network Design
12 6 (13.64%) Finance
12 6 (13.64%) Citrix
12 6 (13.64%) VoIP
12 6 (13.64%) MPLS
12 6 (13.64%) Network Security
13 5 (11.36%) Data Migration
13 5 (11.36%) VMware Infrastructure

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 5 (11.36%) Eucalyptus
1 5 (11.36%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.27%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.27%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 25 (56.82%) LAN
1 25 (56.82%) WAN
2 20 (45.45%) Firewall
3 11 (25.00%) BGP
4 8 (18.18%) OSPF
4 8 (18.18%) DNS
5 7 (15.91%) SSL
5 7 (15.91%) IPsec
6 6 (13.64%) Network Security
6 6 (13.64%) MPLS
6 6 (13.64%) VoIP
7 5 (11.36%) Ethernet
7 5 (11.36%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (9.09%) TCP/IP
8 4 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (6.82%) DHCP
9 3 (6.82%) SAN
9 3 (6.82%) Wireless
10 2 (4.55%) EIGRP
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (13.64%) Finance
2 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (38.64%) Network Engineer
2 12 (27.27%) Architect
3 6 (13.64%) Network Architect
4 5 (11.36%) Technical Architect
5 4 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) Network Support
6 3 (6.82%) Data Centre Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (6.82%) Support Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (4.55%) Administrator
7 2 (4.55%) Senior Network Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Team Leader
7 2 (4.55%) Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.55%) Network Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.36%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) Replication
2 2 (4.55%) Clustering
2 2 (4.55%) CESG
2 2 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.27%) Wiki
3 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (2.27%) FlexPod
3 1 (2.27%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 13 (29.55%) Windows
2 10 (22.73%) Linux
3 8 (18.18%) UNIX
4 3 (6.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.27%) Windows 2000
5 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (15.91%) Network Design
2 5 (11.36%) Load Balancing
2 5 (11.36%) Data Migration
2 5 (11.36%) ITIL
2 5 (11.36%) Service Management
2 5 (11.36%) Migration
3 4 (9.09%) Problem Management
4 3 (6.82%) Project Management
4 3 (6.82%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (4.55%) Kernel Tuning
5 2 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (4.55%) Asset Management
6 1 (2.27%) Information Security
6 1 (2.27%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.27%) Change Management
6 1 (2.27%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.27%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.27%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.27%) SIEM
6 1 (2.27%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.55%) C
1 2 (4.55%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.27%) Perl
2 1 (2.27%) Python
Qualifications
1 26 (59.09%) Security Cleared
2 16 (36.36%) DV Cleared
3 10 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (20.45%) SC Cleared
5 7 (15.91%) CCNP
6 4 (9.09%) CCNA
6 4 (9.09%) Degree
7 3 (6.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (4.55%) MCITP
8 2 (4.55%) CCSA
8 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (2.27%) CISM
9 1 (2.27%) CWNA
9 1 (2.27%) MCP
9 1 (2.27%) MCSE
9 1 (2.27%) CCIE
9 1 (2.27%) CCSP
9 1 (2.27%) GCIA
9 1 (2.27%) CCSE
9 1 (2.27%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) QA
2 1 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (18.18%) Active Directory
1 8 (18.18%) Hyper-V
2 5 (11.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.55%) vSphere
3 2 (4.55%) Firmware
4 1 (2.27%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.27%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 1 (2.27%) Nagios
1 1 (2.27%) Nessus
1 1 (2.27%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 15 (34.09%) VMware
2 8 (18.18%) Juniper
3 7 (15.91%) NetApp
3 7 (15.91%) HP
4 6 (13.64%) Citrix
5 5 (11.36%) Microsoft
5 5 (11.36%) CheckPoint
6 3 (6.82%) Dell
6 3 (6.82%) Red Hat
7 2 (4.55%) Fujitsu
7 2 (4.55%) Infoblox
7 2 (4.55%) 3PAR
7 2 (4.55%) F5
8 1 (2.27%) LogRhythm
8 1 (2.27%) ProCurve
8 1 (2.27%) Blue Coat
8 1 (2.27%) Sourcefire
8 1 (2.27%) McAfee
8 1 (2.27%) Nokia
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