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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 30 39 26
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -13
Contract jobs citing Cisco 8 4 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 3.38% 1.62% 4.93%
As % of the Vendors category 8.51% 4.30% 9.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 13
Median daily rate £325 £240 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.41% -41.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £202 £240 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £331 £276 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +9.75%
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
94 93 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 39.66% 37.65% 54.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 68 67
Median daily rate £325 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £488 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 11
Median hourly rate £12.00 £14.13 £19.09
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.04% -25.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.45 £23.00 £37.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +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
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 3 December 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
Tunbridge Wells - 3 £325 -
Cisco
South East

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 16 (64.00%) Firewall
2 12 (48.00%) Wireless
3 11 (44.00%) LAN
4 10 (40.00%) Change Management
5 9 (36.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 9 (36.00%) CheckPoint
6 8 (32.00%) VoIP
6 8 (32.00%) Network Security
7 7 (28.00%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (24.00%) Nortel
8 6 (24.00%) Avaya
8 6 (24.00%) Telecoms
9 5 (20.00%) Juniper
9 5 (20.00%) DNS
9 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
9 5 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (20.00%) CCNA
10 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
10 4 (16.00%) TCP/IP
10 4 (16.00%) Windows
10 4 (16.00%) VMware
10 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 4 (16.00%) Windows Server
11 3 (12.00%) Application Virtualisation
11 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (12.00%) XenApp
11 3 (12.00%) Fat Client
11 3 (12.00%) SCCM
11 3 (12.00%) Cisco PIX
11 3 (12.00%) Skype for Business

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 3 (12.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Mimecast
1 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (64.00%) Firewall
2 12 (48.00%) Wireless
3 11 (44.00%) LAN
4 9 (36.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 8 (32.00%) Network Security
5 8 (32.00%) VoIP
6 7 (28.00%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (20.00%) DNS
8 4 (16.00%) TCP/IP
9 3 (12.00%) Broadband
9 3 (12.00%) Cisco PIX
9 3 (12.00%) MPLS
9 3 (12.00%) VPN
9 3 (12.00%) WAN
10 2 (8.00%) Cisco Wireless
10 2 (8.00%) DHCP
10 2 (8.00%) WLAN
11 1 (4.00%) IP Telephony
11 1 (4.00%) NetScaler
General
1 6 (24.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Network Engineer
2 10 (40.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 10 (40.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 9 (36.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 8 (32.00%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
4 8 (32.00%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
4 8 (32.00%) LAN Engineer
4 8 (32.00%) Wireless Engineer
4 8 (32.00%) Wireless Network Engineer
5 6 (24.00%) Firewall Engineer
6 4 (16.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (16.00%) Network Support
7 3 (12.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 3 (12.00%) Cisco Support
7 3 (12.00%) Help Desk Technician
8 2 (8.00%) LAN/WAN Engineer
8 2 (8.00%) Network Support Engineer
8 2 (8.00%) Network Technician
8 2 (8.00%) Senior Network Technician
8 2 (8.00%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Fat Client
1 3 (12.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (4.00%) NHS
2 1 (4.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) Windows
1 4 (16.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (12.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Change Management
2 3 (12.00%) Application Virtualisation
2 3 (12.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (12.00%) ITIL
3 2 (8.00%) High Availability
3 2 (8.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (4.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (4.00%) Migration
4 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (4.00%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) CCNA
1 5 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (8.00%) A+ Certification
2 2 (8.00%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) ISO 14001
1 1 (4.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (12.00%) BitLocker
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (12.00%) VMware ESX
2 3 (12.00%) XenApp
2 3 (12.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.00%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (4.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) SCCM
1 3 (12.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) CheckPoint
2 6 (24.00%) Avaya
2 6 (24.00%) Nortel
3 5 (20.00%) Juniper
3 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (16.00%) VMware
5 3 (12.00%) AppSense
5 3 (12.00%) CA
5 3 (12.00%) Huawei
5 3 (12.00%) Symantec
5 3 (12.00%) Wyse
6 2 (8.00%) Citrix
6 2 (8.00%) HP
6 2 (8.00%) Palo Alto
7 1 (4.00%) Dell
7 1 (4.00%) Forcepoint
7 1 (4.00%) Mitel