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 26 June 2016 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 16 29 34
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +5
Contract jobs citing Cisco 45 49 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 7.17% 6.02% 3.79%
As % of the Vendors category 14.42% 11.24% 7.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 18 16
Median daily rate £388 £375 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +19.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £303 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £492 £476 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 1
Median hourly rate £17.25 £9.00 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+91.66% -73.13%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +11.11%
Cisco
East of England

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
312 436 307
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 49.68% 53.56% 50.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 209 147
Median daily rate £425 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £283 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 33 29
Median hourly rate £17.50 £14.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.80% -18.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.15 £9.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £37.50 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.22 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.49% +7.19%

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 26 June 2016.

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 26 June 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +3 9 £425 +4.93% 3
Watford +5 7 £275 -26.66% 3
Hemel Hempstead -4 5 £400 -14.89% 6
St Albans +3 2 £325 - 4
Stevenage - 2 - - 2
Hitchin -1 1 £350 +12.90%
Cisco
East of England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, 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 32 (35.56%) Firewall
2 31 (34.44%) LAN
3 27 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
4 26 (28.89%) DNS
5 23 (25.56%) WAN
5 23 (25.56%) Wireless
5 23 (25.56%) Juniper
5 23 (25.56%) F5
6 22 (24.44%) CheckPoint
6 22 (24.44%) ITIL
7 21 (23.33%) Network Security
8 20 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
9 19 (21.11%) Microsoft
9 19 (21.11%) Cisco ASA
10 18 (20.00%) HP
10 18 (20.00%) Data Centre
11 16 (17.78%) Blue Coat
12 15 (16.67%) CCNA
12 15 (16.67%) MPLS
12 15 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 15 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 14 (15.56%) VPN
13 14 (15.56%) CCNP
13 14 (15.56%) VMware
13 14 (15.56%) BIG-IP
14 13 (14.44%) Aruba
15 12 (13.33%) Security Cleared
15 12 (13.33%) Linux
15 12 (13.33%) 3G
15 12 (13.33%) 4G

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 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.33%) Apache
2 3 (3.33%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (3.33%) nginx
3 1 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.11%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.11%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (1.11%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (12.22%) MS Excel
2 9 (10.00%) MS Office
3 1 (1.11%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.11%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.33%) Office 365
3 2 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.11%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.11%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 32 (35.56%) Firewall
2 31 (34.44%) LAN
3 26 (28.89%) DNS
4 23 (25.56%) WAN
4 23 (25.56%) Wireless
5 21 (23.33%) Network Security
6 20 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
7 19 (21.11%) Cisco ASA
8 15 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 15 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 15 (16.67%) MPLS
9 14 (15.56%) BIG-IP
9 14 (15.56%) VPN
10 12 (13.33%) 3G
10 12 (13.33%) 4G
11 10 (11.11%) LTE
11 10 (11.11%) TCP/IP
12 8 (8.89%) DHCP
12 8 (8.89%) ISDN
13 7 (7.78%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (3.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.11%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (1.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (1.11%) Xcode
General
1 9 (10.00%) Finance
2 8 (8.89%) Telecoms
3 7 (7.78%) Banking
4 5 (5.56%) Advertising
4 5 (5.56%) Retail
5 1 (1.11%) Legal
5 1 (1.11%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 35 (38.89%) Network Engineer
2 13 (14.44%) Cisco Engineer
3 11 (12.22%) Analyst
4 10 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 10 (11.11%) Consultant
5 9 (10.00%) Architect
6 8 (8.89%) Network Consultant
6 8 (8.89%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 8 (8.89%) Support Engineer
7 6 (6.67%) Juniper Engineer
7 6 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
7 6 (6.67%) Technical Specialist
8 5 (5.56%) Network Security Engineer
8 5 (5.56%) Network Support
8 5 (5.56%) Network Support Engineer
8 5 (5.56%) Security Engineer
8 5 (5.56%) Service Analyst
8 5 (5.56%) Service Desk Analyst
8 5 (5.56%) Technical Architect
9 4 (4.44%) LAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.33%) LAMP
1 3 (3.33%) Web Services
2 2 (2.22%) 802.1X
3 1 (1.11%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (1.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 18 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.33%) Fat Client
3 3 (3.33%) Thin Client
4 2 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.22%) e-Health
4 2 (2.22%) iSeries
5 1 (1.11%) Clustering
5 1 (1.11%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.11%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.11%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.11%) FlexPod
5 1 (1.11%) PMI
5 1 (1.11%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.11%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (1.11%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 12 (13.33%) Linux
2 9 (10.00%) Windows
3 5 (5.56%) Unix
4 4 (4.44%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.11%) AIX
5 1 (1.11%) HPUX
5 1 (1.11%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.11%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.11%) Solaris
5 1 (1.11%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (24.44%) ITIL
2 9 (10.00%) Network Design
3 8 (8.89%) Project Management
3 8 (8.89%) Technical Architecture
4 7 (7.78%) Network Management
5 6 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
6 5 (5.56%) Migration
6 5 (5.56%) Service Management
7 4 (4.44%) Load Balancing
8 3 (3.33%) Change Management
8 3 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (3.33%) Network Load Balancing
8 3 (3.33%) Validation
9 2 (2.22%) Change Control
9 2 (2.22%) Facilities Management
9 2 (2.22%) High Availability
9 2 (2.22%) Penetration Testing
9 2 (2.22%) PRINCE2
9 2 (2.22%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (2.22%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.22%) SQL
2 1 (1.11%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.11%) C
2 1 (1.11%) Java
2 1 (1.11%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 27 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (16.67%) CCNA
3 14 (15.56%) CCNP
4 12 (13.33%) Security Cleared
5 10 (11.11%) SC Cleared
6 7 (7.78%) Degree
7 5 (5.56%) CCIE
7 5 (5.56%) DV Cleared
8 4 (4.44%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (4.44%) JNCIA
8 4 (4.44%) JNCIE
8 4 (4.44%) JNCIP
8 4 (4.44%) JNCIS
9 2 (2.22%) Check Point Certification
9 2 (2.22%) CISSP
9 2 (2.22%) CWNA
9 2 (2.22%) CWNE
9 2 (2.22%) PMI Certification
10 1 (1.11%) CCDA
10 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.33%) SLA
2 1 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (7.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (7.78%) vSphere
3 3 (3.33%) FreeRADIUS
4 2 (2.22%) Firmware
4 2 (2.22%) NFS
4 2 (2.22%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (2.22%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.11%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.11%) iptables
5 1 (1.11%) ISA Server
5 1 (1.11%) XenApp
5 1 (1.11%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (3.33%) Bacula
1 3 (3.33%) Graphite
1 3 (3.33%) logstash
1 3 (3.33%) Nagios
1 3 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (3.33%) SCCM
1 3 (3.33%) ZABBIX
2 1 (1.11%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (1.11%) Casper Suite
2 1 (1.11%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.11%) Endace
2 1 (1.11%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 23 (25.56%) F5
1 23 (25.56%) Juniper
2 22 (24.44%) CheckPoint
3 19 (21.11%) Microsoft
4 18 (20.00%) HP
5 16 (17.78%) Blue Coat
6 14 (15.56%) VMware
7 13 (14.44%) Aruba
8 12 (13.33%) Meraki
9 7 (7.78%) Citrix
10 4 (4.44%) EMC
10 4 (4.44%) Google
10 4 (4.44%) Palo Alto
11 3 (3.33%) NetApp
11 3 (3.33%) Nortel
11 3 (3.33%) Siemens
11 3 (3.33%) SolarWinds
11 3 (3.33%) Splunk
12 2 (2.22%) Dell
12 2 (2.22%) Oracle
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Flow Communications Uk Ltd
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