The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 30 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 5 17 14
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -3
Contract jobs citing Cisco 8 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 17.02% 2.86% 1.54%
As % of the Vendors category 40.00% 9.38% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 0
Median daily rate £400 £485 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.52% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £341
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -4.54%
Cisco
Cheshire

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

Vendors Category
Knutsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
20 32 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 42.55% 30.48% 29.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 25 8
Median daily rate £400 £400 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £253 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £625 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £15.77 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.72 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.86% +6.94%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 Knutsford region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 7 (58.33%) WAN
1 7 (58.33%) Avaya
1 7 (58.33%) Finance
1 7 (58.33%) IVR
1 7 (58.33%) Banking
2 6 (50.00%) LAN
3 5 (41.67%) ITIL
4 4 (33.33%) Firewall
4 4 (33.33%) Juniper
5 3 (25.00%) Change Management
5 3 (25.00%) Migration
6 2 (16.67%) Network Architecture
6 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
6 2 (16.67%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (16.67%) VoIP
6 2 (16.67%) H.323
6 2 (16.67%) Genesys
6 2 (16.67%) CTI
7 1 (8.33%) Internet
7 1 (8.33%) OSPF
7 1 (8.33%) BGP
7 1 (8.33%) EIGRP
7 1 (8.33%) IGRP
7 1 (8.33%) HTTP
7 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
7 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
7 1 (8.33%) SSL
7 1 (8.33%) CCNP
7 1 (8.33%) CCNA
7 1 (8.33%) Nortel

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford 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 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) WAN
2 6 (50.00%) LAN
3 4 (33.33%) Firewall
4 2 (16.67%) CTI
4 2 (16.67%) H.323
4 2 (16.67%) VoIP
5 1 (8.33%) BGP
5 1 (8.33%) EIGRP
5 1 (8.33%) HTTP
5 1 (8.33%) IGRP
5 1 (8.33%) Internet
5 1 (8.33%) OSPF
5 1 (8.33%) SSL
5 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
1 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
General
1 7 (58.33%) Banking
1 7 (58.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Project Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Technical Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Technical Project Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco Project Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Banking Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Firewall Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) IVR
2 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) Change Management
2 3 (25.00%) Migration
3 2 (16.67%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) CCNA
1 1 (8.33%) CCNP
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (8.33%) JNCIA
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Avaya
2 4 (33.33%) Juniper
3 2 (16.67%) Genesys
4 1 (8.33%) Nortel