The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Nexus
Rank 66 71 55
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -16
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 7 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.86% 0.25% 0.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.02% 1.59% 2.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Average daily rate
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£560 £450 £349
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.44% +29.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £632 £450 £358
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £378
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.76 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £22.00 -
% change year-on-year
-2.15% -
Cisco Nexus
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
174 126 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 21.38% 15.85% 12.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 57 16
Average daily rate £418 £275 £283
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+51.81% -2.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £185 £149
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 14 8
Average hourly rate £21.53 £20.00 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.62% -23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.50 £12.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-4.33% -4.25%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco Nexus across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Cisco Nexus Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

Cisco Nexus
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Cisco Nexus Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Cisco Nexus
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco Nexus across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Cisco Nexus Hourly Rate Histogram 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 1 September 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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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
Welwyn Garden City -8 2 £650 -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £470 -
Stevenage - 1 - -
Cisco Nexus
East of England

Cisco Nexus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 16 (100.00%) Cisco
2 15 (93.75%) Firewall
3 12 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
4 10 (62.50%) Data Centre
5 8 (50.00%) F5
6 7 (43.75%) Blue Coat
6 7 (43.75%) Juniper
7 6 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (25.00%) BGP
8 4 (25.00%) Network Design
8 4 (25.00%) Network Security
9 3 (18.75%) ProxySG
9 3 (18.75%) VLAN
9 3 (18.75%) CheckPoint
9 3 (18.75%) Internet
9 3 (18.75%) Finance
9 3 (18.75%) CCNA
9 3 (18.75%) HP
9 3 (18.75%) ITIL
9 3 (18.75%) Linux
10 2 (12.50%) LAN
10 2 (12.50%) DNS
10 2 (12.50%) CCIE
10 2 (12.50%) CCNP
10 2 (12.50%) MPLS
10 2 (12.50%) Xen
10 2 (12.50%) Banking
10 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
10 2 (12.50%) Load Balancing
10 2 (12.50%) Cisco IOS

Cisco Nexus
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) Apache
1 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
1 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 15 (93.75%) Firewall
2 12 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (25.00%) Network Security
3 4 (25.00%) BGP
4 3 (18.75%) Internet
4 3 (18.75%) VLAN
5 2 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (12.50%) Cisco PIX
5 2 (12.50%) NetScaler
5 2 (12.50%) DNS
5 2 (12.50%) LAN
5 2 (12.50%) MPLS
6 1 (6.25%) OSPF
6 1 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (6.25%) Wireless
6 1 (6.25%) EIGRP
6 1 (6.25%) RSVP
6 1 (6.25%) NetScreen
6 1 (6.25%) WLAN
6 1 (6.25%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Financial Institution
3 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Network Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Network Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Design Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Security Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Network Security Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Implementation Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Implementation Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Network Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Middleware Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Design Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) AWS Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Network Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Server Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Network Support
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (6.25%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (62.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Network Design
2 3 (18.75%) ITIL
3 2 (12.50%) Load Balancing
4 1 (6.25%) Release Management
4 1 (6.25%) Network Management
4 1 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
4 1 (6.25%) SOA
4 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
4 1 (6.25%) Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) Service Management
4 1 (6.25%) Change Management
4 1 (6.25%) ITSM
4 1 (6.25%) Migration
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (18.75%) CCNA
3 2 (12.50%) CCIE
3 2 (12.50%) CCNP
3 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (6.25%) ISEB
4 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (6.25%) RHCE
4 1 (6.25%) CCSA
4 1 (6.25%) CCSE
4 1 (6.25%) JNCIA
4 1 (6.25%) JNCIS
4 1 (6.25%) JNCIP
4 1 (6.25%) JNCIE
4 1 (6.25%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) ProxySG
2 2 (12.50%) Xen
3 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.25%) vSphere
3 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Backup Exec
1 1 (6.25%) WhatsUp Gold
1 1 (6.25%) Puppet
1 1 (6.25%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (50.00%) F5
3 7 (43.75%) Juniper
3 7 (43.75%) Blue Coat
4 3 (18.75%) HP
4 3 (18.75%) CheckPoint
5 2 (12.50%) SolarWinds
5 2 (12.50%) Infoblox
6 1 (6.25%) Imperva
6 1 (6.25%) Tufin
6 1 (6.25%) Aruba
6 1 (6.25%) Fortinet
6 1 (6.25%) IronPort
6 1 (6.25%) ProCurve
6 1 (6.25%) Barracuda Networks
6 1 (6.25%) Symantec
6 1 (6.25%) Remedy
6 1 (6.25%) Websense
6 1 (6.25%) VMware
6 1 (6.25%) Citrix