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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 28 14 26
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +12
Contract jobs citing Cisco 34 49 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 5.08% 7.59% 6.21%
As % of the Vendors category 12.36% 15.56% 10.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 27 27
Median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £302 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Median hourly rate - £15.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.19 £24.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+9.12% +12.94%

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
275 315 415
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 41.11% 48.76% 59.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 158 220
Median daily rate £350 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £300 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.27% +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 24 25
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.90 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.80% +17.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.59 £8.90 £10.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.55 £37.50 £29.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.15 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-18.33% +20.00%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -4 7 £450 +38.46% 2
Hemel Hempstead -1 6 £200 -54.28% 1
Watford +4 4 - - 4
Stevenage -7 4 £195 -39.53% 2
St Albans +6 1 - - 1
Hatfield -10 1 - - 2
Cisco
East of England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 40 (43.96%) Firewall
2 38 (41.76%) Cisco Certification
3 33 (36.26%) CheckPoint
4 32 (35.16%) Juniper
4 32 (35.16%) Security Cleared
5 28 (30.77%) SC Cleared
5 28 (30.77%) F5
5 28 (30.77%) DNS
6 23 (25.27%) Cisco ASA
7 22 (24.18%) Network Security
8 21 (23.08%) LAN
8 21 (23.08%) Blue Coat
9 17 (18.68%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 17 (18.68%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 16 (17.58%) MPLS
11 15 (16.48%) CCNA
11 15 (16.48%) WAN
11 15 (16.48%) ITIL
12 14 (15.38%) VPN
12 14 (15.38%) CCNP
12 14 (15.38%) BIG-IP
12 14 (15.38%) Wireless
13 13 (14.29%) DHCP
14 12 (13.19%) VMware
14 12 (13.19%) Network Design
14 12 (13.19%) Data Centre
15 11 (12.09%) TCP/IP
16 10 (10.99%) Linux
16 10 (10.99%) Banking
17 9 (9.89%) Network Monitoring

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 (9.89%) Apache
1 9 (9.89%) nginx
2 3 (3.30%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.10%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (3.30%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.20%) MS Office
3 1 (1.10%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.10%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.20%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.10%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (1.10%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.10%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.10%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (1.10%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.10%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 40 (43.96%) Firewall
2 28 (30.77%) DNS
3 23 (25.27%) Cisco ASA
4 22 (24.18%) Network Security
5 21 (23.08%) LAN
6 17 (18.68%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 17 (18.68%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 16 (17.58%) MPLS
8 15 (16.48%) WAN
9 14 (15.38%) BIG-IP
9 14 (15.38%) VPN
9 14 (15.38%) Wireless
10 13 (14.29%) DHCP
11 11 (12.09%) TCP/IP
12 9 (9.89%) Broadband
12 9 (9.89%) ISDN
13 5 (5.49%) Cisco Nexus
14 4 (4.40%) Cisco IOS
14 4 (4.40%) HTTP
14 4 (4.40%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.89%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (4.40%) MySQL
3 1 (1.10%) Amazon RDS
General
1 10 (10.99%) Banking
2 5 (5.49%) Finance
3 3 (3.30%) Retail
4 2 (2.20%) Law
4 2 (2.20%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.10%) Legal
5 1 (1.10%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (37.36%) Network Engineer
2 13 (14.29%) Consultant
3 12 (13.19%) Network Specialist
4 11 (12.09%) Network Support
5 10 (10.99%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 8 (8.79%) Cisco Engineer
6 8 (8.79%) Network Consultant
6 8 (8.79%) Support Engineer
7 7 (7.69%) Network Support Engineer
8 6 (6.59%) Network Security Engineer
8 6 (6.59%) Security Engineer
9 5 (5.49%) Systems Administrator
9 5 (5.49%) Technical Specialist
10 4 (4.40%) Administrator
10 4 (4.40%) Architect
10 4 (4.40%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 4 (4.40%) DevOps Engineer
10 4 (4.40%) Network Architect
10 4 (4.40%) Operations Engineer
10 4 (4.40%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.89%) LAMP
2 4 (4.40%) LAPP Stack
2 4 (4.40%) LEMP Stack
3 3 (3.30%) XMPP
4 2 (2.20%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.19%) Data Centre
2 3 (3.30%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (2.20%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.20%) e-Health
3 2 (2.20%) NHS
4 1 (1.10%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.10%) EMC VNX
4 1 (1.10%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.10%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.10%) IVR
4 1 (1.10%) VxBlock/Vblock
4 1 (1.10%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.99%) Linux
2 5 (5.49%) Windows
3 2 (2.20%) Unix
3 2 (2.20%) Windows 7
3 2 (2.20%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (16.48%) ITIL
2 12 (13.19%) Network Design
3 9 (9.89%) Network Monitoring
4 7 (7.69%) Network Management
5 5 (5.49%) Mentoring
5 5 (5.49%) Presales
6 4 (4.40%) DevOps
6 4 (4.40%) Fault Management
6 4 (4.40%) Incident Management
6 4 (4.40%) Migration
6 4 (4.40%) Service Design
6 4 (4.40%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (3.30%) Change Control
8 2 (2.20%) Data Management
8 2 (2.20%) Load Balancing
8 2 (2.20%) Time Management
9 1 (1.10%) Data Protection
9 1 (1.10%) Network Architecture
9 1 (1.10%) Product Management
9 1 (1.10%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.40%) Java
1 4 (4.40%) Perl
1 4 (4.40%) PHP
1 4 (4.40%) Python
1 4 (4.40%) Ruby
2 1 (1.10%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.10%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.10%) SQL
2 1 (1.10%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 38 (41.76%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (35.16%) Security Cleared
3 28 (30.77%) SC Cleared
4 15 (16.48%) CCNA
5 14 (15.38%) CCNP
6 8 (8.79%) CCIE
7 4 (4.40%) DV Cleared
8 3 (3.30%) CCSA
9 2 (2.20%) NCDA
9 2 (2.20%) NCIE
10 1 (1.10%) Server+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.49%) SLA
2 1 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (9.89%) FreeRADIUS
2 7 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (6.59%) vSphere
4 4 (4.40%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (4.40%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (3.30%) ISA Server
5 3 (3.30%) ProxySG
6 2 (2.20%) Active Directory
6 2 (2.20%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.10%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 1 (1.10%) Firmware
7 1 (1.10%) NFS
7 1 (1.10%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (9.89%) Nagios
1 9 (9.89%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (4.40%) Ansible
2 4 (4.40%) FortiGate
2 4 (4.40%) Puppet
3 3 (3.30%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (3.30%) Cisco UCCE
3 3 (3.30%) Graphite
3 3 (3.30%) logstash
4 1 (1.10%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (1.10%) Simpana
Vendors
1 33 (36.26%) CheckPoint
2 32 (35.16%) Juniper
3 28 (30.77%) F5
4 21 (23.08%) Blue Coat
5 12 (13.19%) VMware
6 6 (6.59%) Palo Alto
7 5 (5.49%) Computacenter
7 5 (5.49%) EMC
7 5 (5.49%) Microsoft
8 4 (4.40%) NetApp
9 3 (3.30%) Brocade
9 3 (3.30%) Sourcefire
9 3 (3.30%) Trustwave
10 2 (2.20%) HP
10 2 (2.20%) Remedy
11 1 (1.10%) Avaya
11 1 (1.10%) CommVault
11 1 (1.10%) Forcepoint
11 1 (1.10%) Intel Security
11 1 (1.10%) Nokia
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