The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Gloucestershire region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 20 12 42
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +30
Contract jobs citing Cisco 29 22 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 6.71% 8.73% 1.95%
As % of the Vendors category 13.74% 18.64% 4.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 2 9
Average daily rate
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£375 £283 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.74% -21.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £269 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £297 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £31.25 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £20.06
% change year-on-year
- +12.16%
Vendors Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
211 118 199
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 48.84% 46.83% 43.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 53 129
Average daily rate £375 £300 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £130 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 14 10
Average hourly rate £24.00 £13.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.77% -32.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
Cisco
South West

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 23 July 2014.

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 23 July 2014. 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
Gloucester +5 18 £390 +30.00% 1
Cheltenham -9 6 £236 -10.84% 2
Cirencester - - - -
Cisco
South West

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 33 (55.00%) Linux
2 31 (51.67%) Juniper
3 27 (45.00%) F5
4 26 (43.33%) Load Balancing
5 24 (40.00%) Firewall
6 21 (35.00%) DNS
7 20 (33.33%) Windows
8 19 (31.67%) LDAP
8 19 (31.67%) Perl
8 19 (31.67%) SMTP
8 19 (31.67%) Squid
9 16 (26.67%) SSL
9 16 (26.67%) ITIL
9 16 (26.67%) Network Security
10 15 (25.00%) qmail
10 15 (25.00%) Microsoft
11 14 (23.33%) VMware
11 14 (23.33%) LPIC
11 14 (23.33%) HTTP
11 14 (23.33%) CheckPoint
11 14 (23.33%) Internet
11 14 (23.33%) Zenoss
11 14 (23.33%) CCENT
11 14 (23.33%) Cisco ASA
12 13 (21.67%) Security Cleared
12 13 (21.67%) BGP
13 12 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
14 11 (18.33%) OSPF
14 11 (18.33%) Cisco IOS
14 11 (18.33%) Junos

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 (8.33%) IIS
1 5 (8.33%) Apache
2 4 (6.67%) MS Exchange
3 3 (5.00%) CMS
4 2 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (3.33%) Lync
4 2 (3.33%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (11.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.67%) Office 365
2 1 (1.67%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 24 (40.00%) Firewall
2 21 (35.00%) DNS
3 19 (31.67%) LDAP
3 19 (31.67%) SMTP
4 16 (26.67%) SSL
4 16 (26.67%) Network Security
5 14 (23.33%) Cisco ASA
5 14 (23.33%) Internet
5 14 (23.33%) HTTP
6 13 (21.67%) BGP
7 11 (18.33%) OSPF
7 11 (18.33%) Cisco IOS
7 11 (18.33%) Junos
8 9 (15.00%) WAN
8 9 (15.00%) LAN
9 8 (13.33%) TCP/IP
10 5 (8.33%) SNMP
10 5 (8.33%) MPLS
10 5 (8.33%) Cisco PIX
11 4 (6.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (3.33%) MSI
1 2 (3.33%) Wise Package Studio
2 1 (1.67%) NetBeans
General
1 6 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.67%) Military
2 1 (1.67%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 17 (28.33%) Linux Administrator
2 16 (26.67%) Network Engineer
3 15 (25.00%) Administrator
4 14 (23.33%) Systems Administrator
4 14 (23.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 13 (21.67%) Security Engineer
6 11 (18.33%) Network Security Engineer
7 10 (16.67%) Firewall Engineer
8 4 (6.67%) Network Supervisor
8 4 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
8 4 (6.67%) QA Engineer
9 3 (5.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 3 (5.00%) Analyst
9 3 (5.00%) Voice Analyst
9 3 (5.00%) Build Engineer
10 2 (3.33%) Data Centre Engineer
10 2 (3.33%) 2nd Line Support
10 2 (3.33%) Storage Engineer
10 2 (3.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 1 (1.67%) Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.33%) Web Services
2 1 (1.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.00%) Handset
2 2 (3.33%) Open Source
3 1 (1.67%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (1.67%) Firmware
3 1 (1.67%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 33 (55.00%) Linux
2 20 (33.33%) Windows
3 7 (11.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (8.33%) CentOS
5 3 (5.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.33%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (43.33%) Load Balancing
2 16 (26.67%) ITIL
3 6 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 4 (6.67%) Problem Management
4 4 (6.67%) Computer Security
4 4 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (5.00%) DevOps
5 3 (5.00%) Incident Management
5 3 (5.00%) WFM
5 3 (5.00%) Change Management
5 3 (5.00%) Network Design
6 2 (3.33%) Network Planning
6 2 (3.33%) Project Management
6 2 (3.33%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (1.67%) Service Management
7 1 (1.67%) Quality Management
7 1 (1.67%) Software Engineering
7 1 (1.67%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (1.67%) Supplier Management
7 1 (1.67%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (31.67%) Perl
2 5 (8.33%) Shell Script
2 5 (8.33%) Ruby
3 3 (5.00%) Python
3 3 (5.00%) Bash Shell
4 2 (3.33%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.33%) VB
4 2 (3.33%) C
5 1 (1.67%) C++
5 1 (1.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (23.33%) LPIC
1 14 (23.33%) CCENT
2 13 (21.67%) Security Cleared
3 12 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 7 (11.67%) CCNP
5 7 (11.67%) CCNA
6 6 (10.00%) Degree
7 2 (3.33%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.33%) QA
2 1 (1.67%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (31.67%) Squid
2 15 (25.00%) qmail
3 8 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (10.00%) Active Directory
5 5 (8.33%) NFS
6 3 (5.00%) ProxySG
7 2 (3.33%) ISA Server
7 2 (3.33%) Hyper-V
7 2 (3.33%) vSphere
8 1 (1.67%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 14 (23.33%) Zenoss
2 2 (3.33%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.67%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.67%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (1.67%) MOM
Vendors
1 31 (51.67%) Juniper
2 27 (45.00%) F5
3 15 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 14 (23.33%) CheckPoint
4 14 (23.33%) VMware
5 7 (11.67%) Red Hat
6 5 (8.33%) NetApp
7 4 (6.67%) HP
7 4 (6.67%) Nortel
8 3 (5.00%) Avaya
8 3 (5.00%) Blue Coat
9 2 (3.33%) 3Com
9 2 (3.33%) Veritas
9 2 (3.33%) Citrix
9 2 (3.33%) Dell
9 2 (3.33%) Acronis
9 2 (3.33%) Fujitsu
10 1 (1.67%) IronPort
10 1 (1.67%) Polycom
10 1 (1.67%) Lumension
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