The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Hounslow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 2 8 14
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +6
Contract jobs citing Cisco 5 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hounslow 17.24% 3.33% 7.69%
As % of the Vendors category 27.78% 11.11% 21.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 4
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£245 - £313
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 - £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £297 - £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £19.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+11.68% -8.33%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Hounslow region.

Vendors Category
Hounslow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
18 9 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hounslow 62.07% 30.00% 35.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 8 21
Average daily rate £340 £406 £235
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.30% +72.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £250 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £461 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.68
% change year-on-year
- -6.31%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Hounslow

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Hounslow

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Hounslow

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Hounslow

Cisco
Daily Rate Histogram in Hounslow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the Hounslow region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

Cisco Daily Rate Histogram in Hounslow

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Hounslow

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Hounslow

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hounslow

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hounslow 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 14 (82.35%) Mercator
2 9 (52.94%) Problem Management
2 9 (52.94%) Cisco ASA
2 9 (52.94%) Junos
2 9 (52.94%) F5
2 9 (52.94%) Cisco Nexus
3 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (41.18%) Riverbed
3 7 (41.18%) Firewall
3 7 (41.18%) BGP
3 7 (41.18%) Juniper
3 7 (41.18%) Windows
4 6 (35.29%) ITIL
4 6 (35.29%) MCP
4 6 (35.29%) IBM
4 6 (35.29%) HP
4 6 (35.29%) Dell
4 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (35.29%) Project Management
4 6 (35.29%) VMware
4 6 (35.29%) Red Hat
4 6 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (35.29%) High Availability
4 6 (35.29%) vSphere
4 6 (35.29%) MCITP
4 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (35.29%) RHCT
4 6 (35.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (23.53%) BIG-IP
5 4 (23.53%) CCSE

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Hounslow by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hounslow 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 1 (5.88%) Lync
1 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (52.94%) Cisco ASA
1 9 (52.94%) Junos
1 9 (52.94%) Cisco Nexus
2 7 (41.18%) Firewall
2 7 (41.18%) BGP
3 4 (23.53%) BIG-IP
3 4 (23.53%) FirePass
3 4 (23.53%) Cisco PIX
3 4 (23.53%) VPN
4 1 (5.88%) Network Security
4 1 (5.88%) Unified Communications
General
1 1 (5.88%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Network Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) UAT Test Manager
4 1 (5.88%) UAT Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Test Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Security Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) XMPP
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (41.18%) Windows
2 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Problem Management
2 6 (35.29%) ITIL
2 6 (35.29%) Project Management
2 6 (35.29%) High Availability
3 2 (11.76%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) MCP
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (35.29%) MCITP
1 6 (35.29%) RHCT
1 6 (35.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (23.53%) CCSE
2 4 (23.53%) CCSA
2 4 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (23.53%) CCIE
2 4 (23.53%) CCSP
2 4 (23.53%) CCNP
2 4 (23.53%) CCDP
System Software
1 6 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (35.29%) vSphere
2 2 (11.76%) Xen
3 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (82.35%) Mercator
2 9 (52.94%) F5
3 7 (41.18%) Riverbed
3 7 (41.18%) Juniper
4 6 (35.29%) IBM
4 6 (35.29%) HP
4 6 (35.29%) Dell
4 6 (35.29%) VMware
4 6 (35.29%) Red Hat
5 4 (23.53%) CheckPoint
5 4 (23.53%) Nokia
6 2 (11.76%) Citrix
7 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
7 1 (5.88%) Siemens