The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco ASA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco ASA over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 40 57 55
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -2
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 14 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.10% 1.21% 1.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.38% 4.37% 7.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 7
Median daily rate £488 £360 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.62% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £299 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £423 £317
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £388
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.25 £39.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-48.07% +69.56%
Cisco ASA
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
123 206 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 18.47% 27.69% 19.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 91 56
Median daily rate £415 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £215 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £434 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £326
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 17 7
Median hourly rate £17.00 £12.25 £23.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.77% -48.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £9.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.88 £32.00 £33.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £26.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +30.00%

Cisco ASA
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Cisco ASA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Cisco ASA Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Cisco ASA
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Cisco ASA Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Cisco ASA
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco ASA across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Cisco ASA Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

Cisco ASA
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Cisco ASA Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Cisco ASA
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco ASA within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Welwyn Garden City - 6 £454 - 1
Stevenage -1 1 - -
Cisco ASA
East of England

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco ASA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Cisco ASA.

1 19 (100.00%) Cisco
2 17 (89.47%) F5
3 15 (78.95%) CheckPoint
3 15 (78.95%) Blue Coat
4 14 (73.68%) BIG-IP
4 14 (73.68%) MPLS
4 14 (73.68%) DNS
4 14 (73.68%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 14 (73.68%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 8 (42.11%) Firewall
5 8 (42.11%) Finance
6 7 (36.84%) Banking
7 5 (26.32%) ATM
7 5 (26.32%) LAN
8 4 (21.05%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (21.05%) Data Centre
9 3 (15.79%) Wireless
9 3 (15.79%) Palo Alto
9 3 (15.79%) Splunk
9 3 (15.79%) SolarWinds
9 3 (15.79%) VLAN
9 3 (15.79%) Wireshark
9 3 (15.79%) Network Load Balancing
9 3 (15.79%) WAN
9 3 (15.79%) CCNP
9 3 (15.79%) CCNA
9 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (10.53%) Juniper
10 2 (10.53%) CCIE
11 1 (5.26%) Forcepoint

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 14 (73.68%) BIG-IP
1 14 (73.68%) DNS
1 14 (73.68%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 14 (73.68%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 14 (73.68%) MPLS
2 8 (42.11%) Firewall
3 5 (26.32%) ATM
3 5 (26.32%) LAN
4 4 (21.05%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (15.79%) VLAN
5 3 (15.79%) WAN
5 3 (15.79%) Wireless
5 3 (15.79%) Wireshark
6 1 (5.26%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (5.26%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
General
1 8 (42.11%) Finance
2 7 (36.84%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Network Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Technical Specialist
3 4 (21.05%) Consultant
3 4 (21.05%) Network Specialist
4 3 (15.79%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Network Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Cisco Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Cisco Network Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) IP Network Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Network Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Network Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Network Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.26%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.26%) FlexPod
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.79%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (5.26%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (5.26%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) CCNA
1 3 (15.79%) CCNP
1 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (10.53%) CCIE
3 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco
2 17 (89.47%) F5
3 15 (78.95%) Blue Coat
3 15 (78.95%) CheckPoint
4 3 (15.79%) Palo Alto
4 3 (15.79%) SolarWinds
4 3 (15.79%) Splunk
5 2 (10.53%) Juniper
6 1 (5.26%) Barracuda Networks
6 1 (5.26%) Forcepoint