The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 1 May 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 19 26 26
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Contract jobs citing Cisco 7 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 4.14% 4.09% 3.66%
As % of the Vendors category 9.09% 8.05% 10.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 5
Average daily rate £363 £350 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +45.83%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £339 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.79% +4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £23.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.88 £24.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-8.85% +37.14%
Cisco
Suffolk

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

Vendors Category
Ipswich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
77 87 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 45.56% 50.88% 35.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 55 47
Average daily rate £371 £450 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £200 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 5
Average hourly rate - £23.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +67.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Ipswich 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 5 (50.00%) CCNP
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (50.00%) Juniper
1 5 (50.00%) OSPF
1 5 (50.00%) BGP
1 5 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (40.00%) DV Cleared
2 4 (40.00%) MPLS
2 4 (40.00%) EIGRP
2 4 (40.00%) IPsec
2 4 (40.00%) JNCIP
2 4 (40.00%) WAN
2 4 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (20.00%) Firewall
3 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (20.00%) DNS
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle
3 2 (20.00%) DHCP
3 2 (20.00%) SolarWinds
3 2 (20.00%) Palo Alto
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Wireless
4 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (10.00%) MGW
4 1 (10.00%) Network Management
4 1 (10.00%) F5
4 1 (10.00%) Splunk
4 1 (10.00%) GENBAND
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco UCCX

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Ipswich 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) BGP
1 5 (50.00%) OSPF
2 4 (40.00%) EIGRP
2 4 (40.00%) IPsec
2 4 (40.00%) MPLS
2 4 (40.00%) VPN
2 4 (40.00%) WAN
3 2 (20.00%) DHCP
3 2 (20.00%) DNS
3 2 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Wireless
4 1 (10.00%) H.323
4 1 (10.00%) LAN
4 1 (10.00%) MGW
4 1 (10.00%) Multicast
4 1 (10.00%) Network Security
4 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (10.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
General
1 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Designer
1 5 (50.00%) Network Designer
2 4 (40.00%) IP Designer
3 3 (30.00%) Network Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Build Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Systems Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Solaris
1 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (10.00%) Migration
1 1 (10.00%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) CCNP
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (40.00%) DV Cleared
2 4 (40.00%) JNCIP
3 1 (10.00%) CCNA
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (10.00%) CiscoWorks
1 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Juniper
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) Palo Alto
2 2 (20.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (10.00%) F5
3 1 (10.00%) GENBAND
3 1 (10.00%) IBM
3 1 (10.00%) Remedy
3 1 (10.00%) Splunk
Ipswich, Suffolk
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Rate: £250 - £290 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago