The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 30 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 37 24 29
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +5
Contract jobs citing Cisco 11 15 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 3.00% 5.98% 4.18%
As % of the Vendors category 7.28% 14.29% 8.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 9
Median daily rate £226 £388 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.61% +40.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £184 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £503 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.88 £22.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.11% +36.36%
Cisco
South East

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

Vendors Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
151 105 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 41.14% 41.83% 51.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 55 73
Median daily rate £328 £466 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.64% +33.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £521 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £369 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.98% +5.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 2
Median hourly rate - £16.00 £47.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -65.95%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Kent region citing Cisco as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Cisco
Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the Kent region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

Cisco Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

Cisco
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the Kent region over the 3 months to 30 May 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
Sandwich - 3 - -
Maidstone -1 1 £203 -10.00% 1
Cisco
South East

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 Kent region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 12 (50.00%) Juniper
2 11 (45.83%) Telecoms
3 10 (41.67%) Firewall
3 10 (41.67%) Avaya
3 10 (41.67%) MPLS
4 8 (33.33%) Broadband
4 8 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (29.17%) VoIP
6 6 (25.00%) PSTN
6 6 (25.00%) CheckPoint
6 6 (25.00%) CCNA
6 6 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
7 5 (20.83%) Wireless
7 5 (20.83%) WLAN
7 5 (20.83%) WAN
8 4 (16.67%) LAN
8 4 (16.67%) Nortel
8 4 (16.67%) BT
8 4 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (12.50%) Cisco UCCX
9 3 (12.50%) Verint
9 3 (12.50%) HP
9 3 (12.50%) TCP/IP
10 2 (8.33%) VPN
10 2 (8.33%) PBX
10 2 (8.33%) CCNP
10 2 (8.33%) Avaya Certification
10 2 (8.33%) NHS
10 2 (8.33%) BGP
10 2 (8.33%) CMS

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 2 (8.33%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 10 (41.67%) Firewall
1 10 (41.67%) MPLS
2 8 (33.33%) Broadband
3 7 (29.17%) VoIP
4 6 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
4 6 (25.00%) PSTN
5 5 (20.83%) WAN
5 5 (20.83%) Wireless
5 5 (20.83%) WLAN
6 4 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (16.67%) LAN
7 3 (12.50%) TCP/IP
8 2 (8.33%) BGP
8 2 (8.33%) PBX
8 2 (8.33%) VPN
9 1 (4.17%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (4.17%) Ethernet
9 1 (4.17%) IPv6
9 1 (4.17%) Network Security
9 1 (4.17%) OSPF
General
1 11 (45.83%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.33%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Electronics
3 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) Support Technician
3 4 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Cisco Support
4 3 (12.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Administrator
4 3 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Cisco Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Cisco Network Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) IT Administrator
5 2 (8.33%) IT Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Network Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Network Support
5 2 (8.33%) Project Administrator
5 2 (8.33%) Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Support Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Network Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
1 2 (8.33%) NHS
2 1 (4.17%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Windows
1 1 (4.17%) Windows 10
1 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (8.33%) Software Licensing
2 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (4.17%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (4.17%) ITIL
2 1 (4.17%) Open Source
2 1 (4.17%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (25.00%) CCNA
3 2 (8.33%) Avaya Certification
3 2 (8.33%) CCNP
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 12 (50.00%) Juniper
2 10 (41.67%) Avaya
3 6 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 4 (16.67%) BT
4 4 (16.67%) Nortel
5 3 (12.50%) HP
5 3 (12.50%) Verint
6 2 (8.33%) 3Com
6 2 (8.33%) Aruba
6 2 (8.33%) F5
6 2 (8.33%) NETGEAR
7 1 (4.17%) Aerohive Networks
7 1 (4.17%) Bloomberg
7 1 (4.17%) Fortinet
7 1 (4.17%) Meraki
7 1 (4.17%) Reuters
7 1 (4.17%) SAP
7 1 (4.17%) SolarWinds