The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco Certification over the 3 months to 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certification
Rank 37 43 48
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +5
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 11 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.45% 0.96% 0.92%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.69% 2.60% 2.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 4
Average daily rate £325 £463 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.72% +85.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £21.88 £20.75
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +5.42%
Cisco Certification
North West

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

Qualifications Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
143 154 163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 31.85% 36.84% 37.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 69 89
Average daily rate £400 £380 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -15.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £299 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £505 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 22 35
Average hourly rate £35.50 £37.00 £22.83
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.05% +62.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.50 £17.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £48.50 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

Cisco Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Cisco Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Cisco Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Cisco Certification Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

Cisco Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco Certification across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Cisco Certification Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

Cisco Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Cisco Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

Cisco Certification
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Certification within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Skelmersdale - 2 - -
Preston -1 1 - - 1
Cisco Certification
North West

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire region citing Cisco Certification 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 Certification.

1 15 (93.75%) CCNA
2 14 (87.50%) Cisco
3 9 (56.25%) Firewall
4 8 (50.00%) CCNP
5 7 (43.75%) Juniper
5 7 (43.75%) ITIL
5 7 (43.75%) WAN
6 6 (37.50%) LAN
7 5 (31.25%) Wireless
8 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (25.00%) VMware
8 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
8 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
8 4 (25.00%) MS Office
8 4 (25.00%) MCP
8 4 (25.00%) MS Exchange
8 4 (25.00%) MCSE
8 4 (25.00%) MCSA
8 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
8 4 (25.00%) HP
8 4 (25.00%) Data Centre
9 3 (18.75%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (18.75%) Cisco Wireless
9 3 (18.75%) Ethernet
10 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
10 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (12.50%) ITIL V3
10 2 (12.50%) FWSM
10 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
10 2 (12.50%) Cisco ASA

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire region citing Cisco Certification 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 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Office
2 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 9 (56.25%) Firewall
2 7 (43.75%) WAN
3 6 (37.50%) LAN
4 5 (31.25%) Wireless
5 3 (18.75%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (18.75%) Cisco Wireless
5 3 (18.75%) Ethernet
6 2 (12.50%) BGP
6 2 (12.50%) Broadband
6 2 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (12.50%) Cisco PIX
6 2 (12.50%) DNS
6 2 (12.50%) DSL
6 2 (12.50%) FWSM
6 2 (12.50%) HTTP
6 2 (12.50%) Internet
6 2 (12.50%) SMTP
6 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
7 1 (6.25%) Network Security
General
1 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Network Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) IT Support
3 3 (18.75%) Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Active Directory Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Active Directory Support
4 2 (12.50%) Active Directory Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Exchange Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) IT Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) IT Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) LAN Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) LAN/WAN Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Network Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Network Systems Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (12.50%) Client/Server
2 2 (12.50%) Life Science
2 2 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (6.25%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
1 2 (12.50%) Windows 10
1 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
1 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
1 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) ITIL
2 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
2 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
2 2 (12.50%) ITIL V3
3 1 (6.25%) Escalation Management
3 1 (6.25%) Line Management
3 1 (6.25%) Network Design
3 1 (6.25%) WAN Optimisation
Qualifications
1 15 (93.75%) CCNA
2 8 (50.00%) CCNP
3 4 (25.00%) MCP
3 4 (25.00%) MCSA
3 4 (25.00%) MCSE
3 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (12.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (6.25%) CCDA
5 1 (6.25%) CCDP
5 1 (6.25%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) Cisco
2 7 (43.75%) Juniper
3 4 (25.00%) HP
3 4 (25.00%) VMware
4 2 (12.50%) Citrix
4 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 2 (12.50%) Polycom
5 1 (6.25%) Aruba
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