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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certification
Rank 44 38 48
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +10
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 5 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.18% 1.65% 0.87%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.42% 4.92% 2.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 1
Median daily rate £371 £205 £268
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+81.09% -23.36%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.35 £21.53 £18.13
% change year-on-year
+73.51% +18.75%
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
113 122 171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 26.78% 33.61% 37.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 75 86
Median daily rate £425 £390 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £205 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £500 £590
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 11 15
Median hourly rate £43.00 £40.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% +100.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.84 £21.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.60 £95.00 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £24.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+35.41% +33.33%

Cisco Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Lancashire region citing Cisco Certification as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 July 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Certification within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
Preston +3 3 £446 +207.75%
Skelmersdale - 1 £155 -
Cisco Certification
North West

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Certification 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 13 (81.25%) CCNA
2 12 (75.00%) Cisco
3 7 (43.75%) LAN
3 7 (43.75%) WAN
4 6 (37.50%) VMware
4 6 (37.50%) ITIL
4 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
5 5 (31.25%) HP
5 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
5 5 (31.25%) CCNP
5 5 (31.25%) MCSE
5 5 (31.25%) MS Office
5 5 (31.25%) Firewall
6 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
6 4 (25.00%) MCSA
6 4 (25.00%) MCP
6 4 (25.00%) Juniper
6 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (18.75%) CCIE
7 3 (18.75%) Windows
7 3 (18.75%) Client/Server
7 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
7 3 (18.75%) Dynamics NAV
7 3 (18.75%) Incident Management
7 3 (18.75%) Manufacturing
7 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Management

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
2 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS Office
2 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon S3
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) LAN
1 7 (43.75%) WAN
2 5 (31.25%) Firewall
3 2 (12.50%) Wireless
4 1 (6.25%) BGP
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Wireless
4 1 (6.25%) DNS
4 1 (6.25%) FWSM
4 1 (6.25%) HTTP
4 1 (6.25%) HTTPS
4 1 (6.25%) Internet
4 1 (6.25%) SMTP
4 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
4 1 (6.25%) VLAN
4 1 (6.25%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (18.75%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Network Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) IT Support
3 4 (25.00%) Architect
4 3 (18.75%) Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) IT Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) IT Support Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Network Architect
4 3 (18.75%) Support Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Support Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Active Directory Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Active Directory Support
5 2 (12.50%) Active Directory Support Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Cloud Architect
5 2 (12.50%) Exchange Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) IT Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) LAN Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) LAN/WAN Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Network Systems Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Client/Server
1 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
2 2 (12.50%) Life Science
2 2 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Fat Client
3 1 (6.25%) Replication
3 1 (6.25%) Thin Client
3 1 (6.25%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
1 3 (18.75%) Windows Server
1 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (12.50%) Windows 10
2 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) ITIL
2 3 (18.75%) Incident Management
2 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (12.50%) ITIL V3
4 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
4 1 (6.25%) Network Architecture
4 1 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (81.25%) CCNA
2 5 (31.25%) CCNP
2 5 (31.25%) MCSE
2 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (25.00%) MCP
3 4 (25.00%) MCSA
3 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (18.75%) CCIE
4 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
5 2 (12.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (6.25%) BC Cleared
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.25%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) FortiGate
1 1 (6.25%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Cisco
2 6 (37.50%) VMware
3 5 (31.25%) HP
4 4 (25.00%) Juniper
4 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (12.50%) Citrix
5 2 (12.50%) Mitel
5 2 (12.50%) Polycom
6 1 (6.25%) arcserve
6 1 (6.25%) Aruba
6 1 (6.25%) IBM
6 1 (6.25%) ProCurve
6 1 (6.25%) SolarWinds
6 1 (6.25%) Sophos