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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Nexus
Rank 61 58 67
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +9
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 5 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.66% 0.32% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.94% 2.02% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
Average daily rate £220 £328 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.82% +31.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.36% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £180.00 £27.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+554.54% +1.85%
Communications & Networking Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
127 99 200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 16.82% 15.74% 20.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 26 54
Average daily rate £325 £308 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.69% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £248 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £413 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 13
Average hourly rate £30.00 £15.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -30.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.50 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.10 £36.00 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -18.18%
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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Watford - 2 £220 - 1
Cisco Nexus
East of England

Cisco Nexus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 12 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (58.33%) OSPF
2 7 (58.33%) BGP
2 7 (58.33%) F5
3 6 (50.00%) EIGRP
3 6 (50.00%) MPLS
3 6 (50.00%) WAN
4 5 (41.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 5 (41.67%) IPv6
4 5 (41.67%) RIP
4 5 (41.67%) WLAN
4 5 (41.67%) FWSM
4 5 (41.67%) Network Design
4 5 (41.67%) VLAN
4 5 (41.67%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (41.67%) Network Architecture
5 4 (33.33%) Juniper
5 4 (33.33%) Firewall
6 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
6 3 (25.00%) CheckPoint
6 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
6 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
7 2 (16.67%) SolarWinds
7 2 (16.67%) Infoblox
7 2 (16.67%) ITIL
7 2 (16.67%) Windows
7 2 (16.67%) Linux
8 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
8 1 (8.33%) LAN
8 1 (8.33%) SMTP

Cisco Nexus
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 7 (58.33%) OSPF
1 7 (58.33%) BGP
2 6 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 6 (50.00%) MPLS
2 6 (50.00%) WAN
3 5 (41.67%) RIP
3 5 (41.67%) IPv6
3 5 (41.67%) WLAN
3 5 (41.67%) VLAN
3 5 (41.67%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (41.67%) FWSM
4 4 (33.33%) Firewall
5 1 (8.33%) Wireless
5 1 (8.33%) LAN
5 1 (8.33%) SNMP
5 1 (8.33%) VPN
5 1 (8.33%) DNS
5 1 (8.33%) SMTP
5 1 (8.33%) DHCP
5 1 (8.33%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Network Consultant
1 7 (58.33%) Consultant
2 4 (33.33%) Network Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Security Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Network Specialist
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco Support
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Network Support
3 2 (16.67%) Firewall Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Network Design
1 5 (41.67%) Network Architecture
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) CCNA
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (58.33%) F5
3 4 (33.33%) Juniper
4 3 (25.00%) CheckPoint
5 2 (16.67%) SolarWinds
5 2 (16.67%) Infoblox
6 1 (8.33%) Blue Coat
6 1 (8.33%) Crossbeam