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 22 May 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.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certification
Rank 46 55 56
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +1
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 18 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.42% 1.29% 1.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.71% 8.49% 6.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 5
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£394 £283 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.38% -16.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £218 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £315 £384
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £352 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.53% +17.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 0
Average hourly rate £9.63 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.25 £21.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
- -15.00%
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
168 106 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 22.61% 15.25% 17.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 43 55
Average daily rate £377 £300 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.78% -21.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £190 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £475 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 4 4
Average hourly rate £25.00 £31.00 £25.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.35% +22.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £20.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.00 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+34.00% -20.00%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 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
Stevenage - 4 £310 -
Watford -2 2 £375 +50.75% 1
Hemel Hempstead - 2 £413 -
Rickmansworth - 1 £475 -
Cisco Certification
East of England

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 26 (89.66%) Cisco
2 17 (58.62%) CCNA
3 16 (55.17%) ITIL
4 14 (48.28%) CCNP
4 14 (48.28%) Firewall
5 12 (41.38%) F5
6 10 (34.48%) Citrix
7 9 (31.03%) Juniper
7 9 (31.03%) Active Directory
7 9 (31.03%) HP
7 9 (31.03%) Windows
7 9 (31.03%) Windows XP
7 9 (31.03%) Network Design
8 8 (27.59%) VMware
8 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (27.59%) Android
8 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (27.59%) Windows 2000 Server
8 8 (27.59%) XenApp
8 8 (27.59%) Dell
8 8 (27.59%) DHCP
8 8 (27.59%) TCP/IP
8 8 (27.59%) DNS
8 8 (27.59%) Project Management
8 8 (27.59%) Apple
8 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (24.14%) MS Office
9 7 (24.14%) Security Cleared
10 6 (20.69%) Network Security
10 6 (20.69%) CCDP

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 4 (13.79%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 7 (24.14%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 14 (48.28%) Firewall
2 8 (27.59%) DHCP
2 8 (27.59%) TCP/IP
2 8 (27.59%) DNS
3 6 (20.69%) Network Security
4 4 (13.79%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (13.79%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (13.79%) OSPF
4 4 (13.79%) WAN
5 3 (10.34%) MPLS
5 3 (10.34%) BGP
6 2 (6.90%) Wireless
6 2 (6.90%) IPsec
6 2 (6.90%) Internet
6 2 (6.90%) LDAP
6 2 (6.90%) LAN
6 2 (6.90%) VoIP
6 2 (6.90%) VPN
7 1 (3.45%) SSL
7 1 (3.45%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (10.34%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Architect
1 9 (31.03%) 2nd Line Support
1 9 (31.03%) Network Architect
2 7 (24.14%) Desktop Support
3 5 (17.24%) 1st Line Support
3 5 (17.24%) Network Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Help Desk Support
4 4 (13.79%) Support Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Network Specialist
6 2 (6.90%) Network Support
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Network Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Architect
6 2 (6.90%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Network Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Technical Support
7 1 (3.45%) Network Support Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Network Design Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Freedom of Information
1 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 9 (31.03%) Windows
1 9 (31.03%) Windows XP
2 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2012
2 8 (27.59%) Android
2 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (27.59%) Windows 2000 Server
2 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (13.79%) Windows 7
4 2 (6.90%) Linux
5 1 (3.45%) Windows 2000
5 1 (3.45%) Solaris
5 1 (3.45%) CentOS
5 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (55.17%) ITIL
2 9 (31.03%) Network Design
3 8 (27.59%) Project Management
4 2 (6.90%) Information Management
4 2 (6.90%) Asset Management
4 2 (6.90%) Information Security
4 2 (6.90%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (6.90%) Data Protection
4 2 (6.90%) Change Control
4 2 (6.90%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (6.90%) Security Architecture
4 2 (6.90%) Service Delivery
4 2 (6.90%) Change Management
5 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.45%) E-Commerce
5 1 (3.45%) Migration
5 1 (3.45%) Scrum
5 1 (3.45%) Service Management
5 1 (3.45%) SIEM
5 1 (3.45%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) R
Qualifications
1 17 (58.62%) CCNA
2 14 (48.28%) CCNP
3 7 (24.14%) Security Cleared
4 6 (20.69%) CCDP
5 3 (10.34%) SC Cleared
6 2 (6.90%) Degree
6 2 (6.90%) CCIE
7 1 (3.45%) Check Point Certification
7 1 (3.45%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (31.03%) Active Directory
2 8 (27.59%) XenApp
3 2 (6.90%) ProxySG
3 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.45%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) CiscoWorks
1 1 (3.45%) OpenView
1 1 (3.45%) FortiGate
1 1 (3.45%) RANCID
1 1 (3.45%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 26 (89.66%) Cisco
2 12 (41.38%) F5
3 10 (34.48%) Citrix
4 9 (31.03%) Juniper
4 9 (31.03%) HP
5 8 (27.59%) VMware
5 8 (27.59%) Dell
5 8 (27.59%) Apple
6 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
7 4 (13.79%) CheckPoint
8 3 (10.34%) SolarWinds
9 2 (6.90%) Blue Coat
9 2 (6.90%) Fortinet
9 2 (6.90%) Oracle
9 2 (6.90%) EMC
10 1 (3.45%) Sun
10 1 (3.45%) Aruba
10 1 (3.45%) ArcSight
10 1 (3.45%) Riverbed
10 1 (3.45%) Infoblox