The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco Certification over the 3 months to 19 September 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certification
Rank 53 37 54
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +17
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 23 16 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.74% 3.27% 2.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.94% 17.02% 11.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 3 10
Average daily rate
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£400 £360 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £342 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £372 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £18.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -23.07%
Cisco Certification
East of England

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

Qualifications Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
165 94 192
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 19.64% 19.18% 19.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 36 73
Average daily rate £400 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £147 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 10 10
Average hourly rate £16.25 £16.20 £33.07
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.30% -51.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.10 £13.98 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.80 £18.50 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.08%

Cisco Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Cisco Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Cisco Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Cisco Certification Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Cisco Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco Certification across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Cisco Certification Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

Cisco Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Cisco Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Cisco Certification
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Certification within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
Hemel Hempstead +2 11 £569 - 1
Watford -5 3 - - 1
Bishop's Stortford - 2 £400 - 3
Stevenage - 2 £245 - 1
Baldock - - - -
Borehamwood - - - - 1
Hertford - - - - 1
Hitchin - - - -
Hoddesdon - - - -
Letchworth - - - - 1
Rickmansworth - - - -
Cisco Certification
East of England

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Cisco Certification 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 Certification.

1 25 (78.13%) Cisco
2 20 (62.50%) CCNP
3 15 (46.88%) Firewall
3 15 (46.88%) ITIL
4 13 (40.63%) CCNA
4 13 (40.63%) SC Cleared
4 13 (40.63%) Security Cleared
5 10 (31.25%) WAN
6 8 (25.00%) LAN
6 8 (25.00%) SolarWinds
7 7 (21.88%) Coaching
7 7 (21.88%) CCIE
8 4 (12.50%) Telecoms
8 4 (12.50%) Network Design
8 4 (12.50%) CCDP
8 4 (12.50%) CheckPoint
8 4 (12.50%) PCI DSS
9 3 (9.38%) Network Security
9 3 (9.38%) F5
9 3 (9.38%) VPN
9 3 (9.38%) Windows
9 3 (9.38%) Linux
9 3 (9.38%) CCSE
9 3 (9.38%) Wireless
10 2 (6.25%) Migration
10 2 (6.25%) VMware
10 2 (6.25%) Data Security
10 2 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (6.25%) CCIP
10 2 (6.25%) CCSA

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Cisco Certification 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 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (3.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 15 (46.88%) Firewall
2 10 (31.25%) WAN
3 8 (25.00%) LAN
4 3 (9.38%) Network Security
4 3 (9.38%) VPN
4 3 (9.38%) Wireless
5 2 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (6.25%) DNS
5 2 (6.25%) WLAN
5 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
5 2 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (6.25%) BIG-IP
6 1 (3.13%) BGP
6 1 (3.13%) EIGRP
6 1 (3.13%) TACACS
6 1 (3.13%) Internet
6 1 (3.13%) MPLS
6 1 (3.13%) OSPF
6 1 (3.13%) VoIP
6 1 (3.13%) SSL
General
1 4 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 7 (21.88%) Lead Network Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) Network Architect
3 5 (15.63%) Architect
4 4 (12.50%) Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Senior Architect
4 4 (12.50%) Senior Network Architect
5 3 (9.38%) Graduate
5 3 (9.38%) Network Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Telecoms Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Network Security Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Security Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Firewall Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Network Security Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Wireless Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Cisco Support
7 1 (3.13%) Cisco Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Senior Network Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.13%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Windows
1 3 (9.38%) Linux
2 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (46.88%) ITIL
2 7 (21.88%) Coaching
3 4 (12.50%) Network Design
4 2 (6.25%) Migration
4 2 (6.25%) Data Security
4 2 (6.25%) Network Architecture
4 2 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (6.25%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.13%) Problem Management
5 1 (3.13%) WAN Optimisation
5 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.13%) Network Planning
5 1 (3.13%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (62.50%) CCNP
2 13 (40.63%) CCNA
2 13 (40.63%) SC Cleared
2 13 (40.63%) Security Cleared
3 7 (21.88%) CCIE
4 4 (12.50%) CCDP
5 3 (9.38%) CCSE
6 2 (6.25%) CCIP
6 2 (6.25%) CCSA
7 1 (3.13%) MCTS
7 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (3.13%) MCSE
7 1 (3.13%) MCSA
7 1 (3.13%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.13%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (3.13%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (3.13%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (3.13%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 25 (78.13%) Cisco
2 8 (25.00%) SolarWinds
3 4 (12.50%) CheckPoint
4 3 (9.38%) F5
5 2 (6.25%) VMware
5 2 (6.25%) Sophos
5 2 (6.25%) SonicWALL
6 1 (3.13%) Veeam
6 1 (3.13%) Riverbed
6 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.13%) Citrix
6 1 (3.13%) Symantec
6 1 (3.13%) McAfee