The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Herefordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 8 - 7
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Cisco 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Herefordshire 8.33% - 13.64%
As % of the Vendors category 14.29% - 21.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate
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- - £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £14.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £22.25
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +1.12%
Cisco
West Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Herefordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
7 6 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Herefordshire 58.33% 25.00% 63.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 9
Average daily rate £380 £325 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.92% -4.41%
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £14.00 - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.48
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.16%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Herefordshire

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Herefordshire

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Herefordshire

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Herefordshire

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Herefordshire

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Herefordshire

Cisco
Contract Job Locations in Herefordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the Herefordshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Hereford - 1 - -
Cisco
West Midlands

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Herefordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Herefordshire 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 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 8 (88.89%) VMware
3 6 (66.67%) Firewall
3 6 (66.67%) SAN
3 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (66.67%) NAS
3 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (66.67%) Kalman Filter
4 5 (55.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 5 (55.56%) Patch Management
4 5 (55.56%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (55.56%) MS Exchange
4 5 (55.56%) Data Security
5 3 (33.33%) Back Office
5 3 (33.33%) UNIX
5 3 (33.33%) Citrix
5 3 (33.33%) Linux
5 3 (33.33%) SQL
6 1 (11.11%) Network Management
6 1 (11.11%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (11.11%) MCITP
6 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
6 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
6 1 (11.11%) Banking
6 1 (11.11%) Process Management
6 1 (11.11%) Finance
6 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Herefordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Herefordshire 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 (55.56%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) SAN
1 6 (66.67%) Firewall
1 6 (66.67%) NAS
2 5 (55.56%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 3 (33.33%) Back Office
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Architect
2 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Designer
2 2 (22.22%) Designer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Network Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (33.33%) Linux
3 3 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Kalman Filter
2 5 (55.56%) Patch Management
2 5 (55.56%) Data Security
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) Network Management
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 1 (11.11%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) MCSE
1 1 (11.11%) CCNP
1 1 (11.11%) CCNA
1 1 (11.11%) CCDP
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (11.11%) MCITP
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) VMware
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) Citrix