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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 24 45 48
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +3
Contract jobs citing Cisco 39 27 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 6.14% 3.84% 2.40%
As % of the Vendors category 10.34% 7.14% 5.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 11 5
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£413 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.25 £18.52 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+14.77% -11.83%
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
377 378 271
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 59.37% 53.77% 40.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 173 139
Average daily rate £450 £355 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.76% -5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £495 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 13 14
Average hourly rate £13.50 £15.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £9.40 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.75 £30.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
Hemel Hempstead -5 7 £506 +35.00% 1
Watford +11 4 £413 +26.92% 4
Welwyn Garden City +9 3 £375 +108.33% 2
Borehamwood - 1 £195 - 2
Bishop's Stortford - - - -
Hertford - - - -
Potters Bar - - - -
St Albans - - - - 1
Stevenage - - - - 1
Cisco
East of England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Cisco 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.

1 32 (36.78%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (29.89%) Firewall
3 24 (27.59%) F5
4 21 (24.14%) ITIL
4 21 (24.14%) WAN
5 18 (20.69%) CCNP
6 17 (19.54%) Linux
7 16 (18.39%) LAN
7 16 (18.39%) VMware
8 15 (17.24%) Finance
8 15 (17.24%) Microsoft
9 14 (16.09%) Windows
9 14 (16.09%) EMC
9 14 (16.09%) NetApp
9 14 (16.09%) Project Management
10 13 (14.94%) HP
10 13 (14.94%) CCNA
10 13 (14.94%) VMware Infrastructure
10 13 (14.94%) Windows Server 2008
11 12 (13.79%) Security Cleared
12 11 (12.64%) Solaris
12 11 (12.64%) Cisco Nexus
13 10 (11.49%) Oracle
13 10 (11.49%) WebLogic
13 10 (11.49%) BMC
13 10 (11.49%) BMC PATROL
13 10 (11.49%) Middleware
13 10 (11.49%) Network Design
14 9 (10.34%) Wireless
14 9 (10.34%) CCDP

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Cisco 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (11.49%) WebLogic
2 6 (6.90%) MS Exchange
3 4 (4.60%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (2.30%) IIS
5 1 (1.15%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (3.45%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.30%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.15%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.15%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.15%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 26 (29.89%) Firewall
2 21 (24.14%) WAN
3 16 (18.39%) LAN
4 11 (12.64%) Cisco Nexus
5 9 (10.34%) Wireless
6 7 (8.05%) DNS
6 7 (8.05%) SAN
7 6 (6.90%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (6.90%) VLAN
8 5 (5.75%) MPLS
9 4 (4.60%) LDAP
9 4 (4.60%) TCP/IP
9 4 (4.60%) BGP
9 4 (4.60%) BIG-IP
10 3 (3.45%) NetScaler
10 3 (3.45%) Structured Cabling
10 3 (3.45%) NAS
10 3 (3.45%) IP Telephony
10 3 (3.45%) Cisco IPT
10 3 (3.45%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.30%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (8.05%) LoadRunner
General
1 15 (17.24%) Finance
2 6 (6.90%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.60%) Legal
4 3 (3.45%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 21 (24.14%) Network Engineer
2 12 (13.79%) Architect
3 11 (12.64%) Project Manager
3 11 (12.64%) Network Architect
4 10 (11.49%) Infrastructure Manager
4 10 (11.49%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 7 (8.05%) Analyst
5 7 (8.05%) Cabling Engineer
5 7 (8.05%) Senior Architect
6 6 (6.90%) Senior Network Architect
6 6 (6.90%) Support Engineer
7 5 (5.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (4.60%) Cisco Engineer
8 4 (4.60%) Senior Support Engineer
8 4 (4.60%) Consultant
9 3 (3.45%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 3 (3.45%) Administrator
9 3 (3.45%) Storage Analyst
9 3 (3.45%) Cloud Engineer
10 2 (2.30%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (11.49%) Middleware
2 3 (3.45%) REST
2 3 (3.45%) SOAP
2 3 (3.45%) Web Services
3 2 (2.30%) .NET
4 1 (1.15%) Application Packaging
4 1 (1.15%) WAP
4 1 (1.15%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.60%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.45%) Mainframe
2 3 (3.45%) Replication
2 3 (3.45%) CLARiiON
2 3 (3.45%) Symmetrix
2 3 (3.45%) EMC Centera
2 3 (3.45%) Online Games
2 3 (3.45%) Celerra
2 3 (3.45%) Symmetrix DMX
3 2 (2.30%) Clustering
3 2 (2.30%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.30%) NHS
4 1 (1.15%) Open Source
4 1 (1.15%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 17 (19.54%) Linux
2 14 (16.09%) Windows
3 13 (14.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (12.64%) Solaris
5 7 (8.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (5.75%) Android
7 5 (5.75%) Windows XP
8 4 (4.60%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.15%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.15%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (24.14%) ITIL
2 14 (16.09%) Project Management
3 10 (11.49%) Network Design
4 9 (10.34%) Capacity Planning
5 7 (8.05%) Migration
6 6 (6.90%) Service Delivery
6 6 (6.90%) Coaching
7 5 (5.75%) Network Load Balancing
8 4 (4.60%) Load Balancing
8 4 (4.60%) Performance Monitoring
9 3 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (3.45%) Risk Management
10 2 (2.30%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (2.30%) Resource Management
10 2 (2.30%) Matrix Management
10 2 (2.30%) Change Management
10 2 (2.30%) Quality Management
10 2 (2.30%) E-Commerce
10 2 (2.30%) High Availability
11 1 (1.15%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.15%) SQL
1 1 (1.15%) R
Qualifications
1 32 (36.78%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (20.69%) CCNP
3 13 (14.94%) CCNA
4 12 (13.79%) Security Cleared
5 9 (10.34%) SC Cleared
5 9 (10.34%) CCDP
6 7 (8.05%) CCIE
7 6 (6.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (4.60%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (2.30%) Degree
9 2 (2.30%) VCP4
9 2 (2.30%) MCSE
9 2 (2.30%) CCIP
9 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (1.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (1.15%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.34%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (14.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (10.34%) Active Directory
3 6 (6.90%) vSphere
4 3 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (3.45%) vCloud
4 3 (3.45%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.45%) XenApp
4 3 (3.45%) NFS
5 2 (2.30%) VMware ESX
5 2 (2.30%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.15%) Snort
6 1 (1.15%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 10 (11.49%) BMC PATROL
2 3 (3.45%) SCOM
2 3 (3.45%) Cisco UCCE
2 3 (3.45%) Puppet
2 3 (3.45%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (1.15%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.15%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (1.15%) OpenView
3 1 (1.15%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 24 (27.59%) F5
2 16 (18.39%) VMware
3 15 (17.24%) Microsoft
4 14 (16.09%) EMC
4 14 (16.09%) NetApp
5 13 (14.94%) HP
6 10 (11.49%) Oracle
6 10 (11.49%) BMC
7 8 (9.20%) Juniper
8 7 (8.05%) Citrix
8 7 (8.05%) Dell
8 7 (8.05%) CheckPoint
9 5 (5.75%) Red Hat
9 5 (5.75%) SolarWinds
10 3 (3.45%) 3PAR
10 3 (3.45%) Blue Coat
10 3 (3.45%) Brocade
11 2 (2.30%) McAfee
12 1 (1.15%) Apple
12 1 (1.15%) Fortinet
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