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 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Nexus
Rank 71 54 72
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +18
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 2 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.25% 0.38% 0.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.64% 2.99% 2.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 4
Average daily rate
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£450 £349 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% -7.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £20.09
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 - £31.00
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
122 67 216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 15.40% 12.84% 22.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 16 67
Average daily rate £275 £283 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.65% -22.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £149 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £418 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 8 10
Average hourly rate £21.50 £26.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.30% +48.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.55 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.63 £32.50 £20.09
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £23.21 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-0.90% -7.16%

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 1 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
Watford -7 1 £450 +29.03% 1
Welwyn Garden City - 1 - -
Cisco Nexus
East of England

Cisco Nexus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) F5
3 2 (40.00%) Network Security
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (40.00%) Infoblox
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Juniper
3 2 (40.00%) MPLS
4 1 (20.00%) Blue Coat
4 1 (20.00%) Xen
4 1 (20.00%) Crossbeam
4 1 (20.00%) OSPF
4 1 (20.00%) BGP
4 1 (20.00%) EIGRP
4 1 (20.00%) Tcl
4 1 (20.00%) Terminal Services
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) Perl
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) IBM
4 1 (20.00%) CCNA
4 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) EMC
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Python

Cisco Nexus
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 2 (40.00%) MPLS
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (40.00%) Network Security
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (20.00%) Junos
2 1 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (20.00%) Multicast
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (20.00%) Wireless
2 1 (20.00%) OSPF
2 1 (20.00%) BGP
2 1 (20.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) SMTP
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (20.00%) SNMP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Exadata
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Network Support
2 2 (40.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Network Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Support
3 1 (20.00%) Server Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Network Support Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Support Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Server Support Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Security Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Server Support
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (20.00%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) Perl
1 1 (20.00%) Python
1 1 (20.00%) Tcl
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) Terminal Services
1 1 (20.00%) Xen
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (20.00%) SCVMM
1 1 (20.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (60.00%) F5
3 2 (40.00%) Infoblox
3 2 (40.00%) Juniper
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) Blue Coat
4 1 (20.00%) Crossbeam
4 1 (20.00%) IBM
4 1 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) EMC