The first table below looks at the demand for Cisco Nexus skills 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 Nexus over the 3 months to 10 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 of the Communications & Networking category for the Hertfordshire 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Nexus
Rank 53 61 70
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +9
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 4 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.65% 0.16% 0.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.33% 0.91% 1.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 4
Average daily rate
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£450 £413 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +26.92%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £313
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £39.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-43.03% +41.07%
Communications & Networking Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
120 110 209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 19.39% 17.94% 22.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 25 44
Average daily rate £275 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 13 13
Average hourly rate £23.00 £32.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.23% +51.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £15.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £35.00 £35.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.98 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-24.07% -
Cisco Nexus
East of England

Cisco Nexus
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Cisco Nexus Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Cisco Nexus
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Cisco Nexus Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Cisco Nexus
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 Nexus within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 10 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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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
Watford - 1 £450 -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 - -
Cisco Nexus
East of England

Cisco Nexus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Cisco Nexus 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 Nexus.

1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) Firewall
2 4 (50.00%) Juniper
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (37.50%) F5
3 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
3 3 (37.50%) CheckPoint
4 2 (25.00%) MPLS
4 2 (25.00%) OSPF
4 2 (25.00%) BGP
4 2 (25.00%) Linux
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (25.00%) Network Security
4 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (25.00%) SolarWinds
4 2 (25.00%) Infoblox
5 1 (12.50%) Junos
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (12.50%) Xen
5 1 (12.50%) Crossbeam
5 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
5 1 (12.50%) Change Control
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (12.50%) FortiGate
5 1 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (12.50%) Multicast
5 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure

Cisco Nexus
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Cisco Nexus 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 Nexus. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) Firewall
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (25.00%) MPLS
2 2 (25.00%) OSPF
2 2 (25.00%) BGP
2 2 (25.00%) Network Security
3 1 (12.50%) EIGRP
3 1 (12.50%) LAN
3 1 (12.50%) WAN
3 1 (12.50%) SMTP
3 1 (12.50%) DHCP
3 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
3 1 (12.50%) SNMP
3 1 (12.50%) DNS
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (12.50%) Wireless
3 1 (12.50%) Junos
3 1 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (12.50%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Exadata
General
1 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Network Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Network Specialist
2 3 (37.50%) Network Support
3 2 (25.00%) Firewall Specialist
3 2 (25.00%) Security Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco Support
3 2 (25.00%) Network Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Support Specialist
4 1 (12.50%) Server Support Specialist
4 1 (12.50%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Security Specialist
4 1 (12.50%) Server Support
4 1 (12.50%) Server Specialist
4 1 (12.50%) Network Security Specialist
4 1 (12.50%) Network Support Specialist
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
2 1 (12.50%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Java
1 1 (12.50%) Perl
1 1 (12.50%) Python
1 1 (12.50%) Tcl
1 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) CCNA
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) Terminal Services
1 1 (12.50%) Xen
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (12.50%) SCVMM
1 1 (12.50%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) Juniper
3 3 (37.50%) CheckPoint
3 3 (37.50%) F5
4 2 (25.00%) SolarWinds
4 2 (25.00%) Infoblox
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle
5 1 (12.50%) VMware
5 1 (12.50%) Blue Coat
5 1 (12.50%) Crossbeam
5 1 (12.50%) IBM
5 1 (12.50%) HP
5 1 (12.50%) EMC