The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Cisco Systems, Inc.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 14 7 21
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +14
Contract jobs citing Cisco 46 63 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 7.82% 10.73% 6.96%
As % of the Vendors category 18.33% 18.98% 12.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 28 22
Median daily rate £450 £375 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -18.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £244 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £595
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 0
Median hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £31.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-19.35% +55.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Vendors Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
251 332 366
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 42.69% 56.56% 57.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 163 203
Median daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 28 18
Median hourly rate £14.50 £21.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.95% +55.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.31 £7.32 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.55 £36.00 £34.88
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +34.32%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Cisco as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Cisco
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Cisco Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Cisco
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Welwyn Garden City -5 10 £463 +12.80%
Stevenage -6 10 £195 -39.53%
Hemel Hempstead -10 4 £525 +5.00% 3
St Albans +7 3 - - 1
Watford +1 3 £220 -2.22% 5
Welwyn - 2 - -
Cisco
East of England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 59 (53.15%) Cisco Certification
2 54 (48.65%) Firewall
3 44 (39.64%) CheckPoint
4 41 (36.94%) Juniper
5 38 (34.23%) DNS
6 34 (30.63%) Security Cleared
7 32 (28.83%) LAN
8 31 (27.93%) SC Cleared
9 29 (26.13%) F5
10 28 (25.23%) CCNA
11 27 (24.32%) Cisco ASA
12 26 (23.42%) Network Security
13 24 (21.62%) VPN
14 23 (20.72%) WAN
15 22 (19.82%) CCNP
16 20 (18.02%) Wireless
16 20 (18.02%) Blue Coat
17 18 (16.22%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
18 17 (15.32%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
19 16 (14.41%) DHCP
19 16 (14.41%) MPLS
20 15 (13.51%) ITIL
21 14 (12.61%) BIG-IP
22 13 (11.71%) Data Centre
22 13 (11.71%) CCIE
23 12 (10.81%) TCP/IP
23 12 (10.81%) Linux
23 12 (10.81%) VMware
23 12 (10.81%) Network Design
24 10 (9.01%) Banking

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (8.11%) Apache
1 9 (8.11%) nginx
2 3 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.90%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (0.90%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.90%) MS Office
1 1 (0.90%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.90%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.90%) Akamai
1 1 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 54 (48.65%) Firewall
2 38 (34.23%) DNS
3 32 (28.83%) LAN
4 27 (24.32%) Cisco ASA
5 26 (23.42%) Network Security
6 24 (21.62%) VPN
7 23 (20.72%) WAN
8 20 (18.02%) Wireless
9 18 (16.22%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 17 (15.32%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 16 (14.41%) DHCP
11 16 (14.41%) MPLS
12 14 (12.61%) BIG-IP
13 12 (10.81%) TCP/IP
14 9 (8.11%) Broadband
14 9 (8.11%) ISDN
15 7 (6.31%) Cisco Nexus
16 6 (5.41%) OSPF
16 6 (5.41%) Wi-Fi
17 5 (4.50%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.11%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (3.60%) MySQL
General
1 10 (9.01%) Banking
2 6 (5.41%) Local Government
3 4 (3.60%) Finance
3 4 (3.60%) Retail
4 3 (2.70%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.80%) Law
6 1 (0.90%) Advertising
6 1 (0.90%) Legal
6 1 (0.90%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 49 (44.14%) Network Engineer
2 18 (16.22%) Consultant
3 12 (10.81%) Network Support
4 11 (9.91%) Network Consultant
5 10 (9.01%) Network Specialist
6 9 (8.11%) Cisco Engineer
6 9 (8.11%) Support Engineer
7 8 (7.21%) Architect
7 8 (7.21%) Network Security Engineer
7 8 (7.21%) Network Support Engineer
7 8 (7.21%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
7 8 (7.21%) Security Engineer
8 7 (6.31%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 6 (5.41%) Security Consultant
10 5 (4.50%) Analyst
10 5 (4.50%) Network Architect
10 5 (4.50%) Systems Administrator
10 5 (4.50%) Technical Specialist
11 4 (3.60%) Administrator
11 4 (3.60%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.11%) LAMP
2 4 (3.60%) LAPP Stack
2 4 (3.60%) LEMP Stack
3 3 (2.70%) XMPP
4 1 (0.90%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.71%) Data Centre
2 3 (2.70%) NHS
2 3 (2.70%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (1.80%) e-Health
4 1 (0.90%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.90%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.90%) Driving Licence
4 1 (0.90%) EMC VNX
4 1 (0.90%) Fat Client
4 1 (0.90%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (0.90%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.90%) Thin Client
4 1 (0.90%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 12 (10.81%) Linux
2 5 (4.50%) Windows
3 3 (2.70%) Unix
3 3 (2.70%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.80%) CentOS
5 1 (0.90%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.90%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.90%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (13.51%) ITIL
2 12 (10.81%) Network Design
3 10 (9.01%) Network Management
4 9 (8.11%) Network Monitoring
4 9 (8.11%) Presales
5 6 (5.41%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (3.60%) DevOps
6 4 (3.60%) Mentoring
7 3 (2.70%) Change Control
7 3 (2.70%) Fault Management
7 3 (2.70%) Incident Management
7 3 (2.70%) Load Balancing
7 3 (2.70%) Service Design
7 3 (2.70%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (1.80%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (1.80%) Project Management
8 2 (1.80%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (1.80%) Time Management
8 2 (1.80%) TOGAF
9 1 (0.90%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.50%) Python
2 4 (3.60%) Java
2 4 (3.60%) Perl
2 4 (3.60%) PHP
2 4 (3.60%) Ruby
3 1 (0.90%) Bash Shell
3 1 (0.90%) SQL
Qualifications
1 59 (53.15%) Cisco Certification
2 34 (30.63%) Security Cleared
3 31 (27.93%) SC Cleared
4 28 (25.23%) CCNA
5 22 (19.82%) CCNP
6 13 (11.71%) CCIE
7 4 (3.60%) CCDP
7 4 (3.60%) CCSA
7 4 (3.60%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.90%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.90%) Degree
8 1 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.90%) MCITP
8 1 (0.90%) MCTS
8 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.90%) NCDA
8 1 (0.90%) NCIE
8 1 (0.90%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (0.90%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.60%) SLA
2 2 (1.80%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (8.11%) FreeRADIUS
2 7 (6.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (5.41%) vSphere
4 5 (4.50%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (3.60%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (2.70%) ProxySG
7 2 (1.80%) Active Directory
7 2 (1.80%) iptables
7 2 (1.80%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.90%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 1 (0.90%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (8.11%) Nagios
1 9 (8.11%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (3.60%) Ansible
2 4 (3.60%) Cisco UCCX
2 4 (3.60%) FortiGate
2 4 (3.60%) Puppet
3 3 (2.70%) Cisco Prime
3 3 (2.70%) Graphite
3 3 (2.70%) logstash
4 2 (1.80%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (1.80%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.90%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (0.90%) Simpana
Vendors
1 44 (39.64%) CheckPoint
2 41 (36.94%) Juniper
3 29 (26.13%) F5
4 20 (18.02%) Blue Coat
5 12 (10.81%) VMware
6 9 (8.11%) Palo Alto
7 7 (6.31%) Meraki
8 6 (5.41%) Sourcefire
9 4 (3.60%) Aruba
9 4 (3.60%) Computacenter
9 4 (3.60%) EMC
9 4 (3.60%) HP
9 4 (3.60%) Microsoft
9 4 (3.60%) NetApp
9 4 (3.60%) Ruckus Wireless
10 3 (2.70%) Brocade
10 3 (2.70%) IronPort
10 3 (2.70%) ScanSafe
11 2 (1.80%) Trustwave
11 2 (1.80%) Veeam
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