The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 24 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.

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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 24 22 23
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Contract jobs citing Cisco 3 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 1.94% 0.78% 5.73%
As % of the Vendors category 4.11% 1.75% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 9
Median daily rate £400 - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £11.50 £14.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.68% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £18.38 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -18.33%
Cisco
Leicestershire

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

Vendors Category
Leicester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
73 57 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 47.10% 44.19% 63.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 32 47
Median daily rate £380 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.92% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £146 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £400 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 19
Median hourly rate £12.00 £12.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.60 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.45 £12.90 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +2.85%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 Leicester region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 6 (60.00%) Firewall
2 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) WAN
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (40.00%) LAN
4 3 (30.00%) ITIL
4 3 (30.00%) Migration
4 3 (30.00%) Wireless
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (30.00%) Office 365
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (20.00%) Security Patching
5 2 (20.00%) Server Building
5 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
5 2 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (20.00%) Network Management
5 2 (20.00%) SolarWinds
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (20.00%) TACACS
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (20.00%) MS Office
5 2 (20.00%) Dell
5 2 (20.00%) Cisco Prime
5 2 (20.00%) Citrix

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester 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:

Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (30.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) Firewall
2 5 (50.00%) WAN
3 4 (40.00%) LAN
4 3 (30.00%) Wireless
5 2 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (20.00%) TACACS
5 2 (20.00%) VPN
6 1 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (10.00%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (10.00%) Network Security
6 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
6 1 (10.00%) VLAN
6 1 (10.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
2 2 (20.00%) Support Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Support
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) ITIL
1 3 (30.00%) Migration
2 2 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (20.00%) Network Management
2 2 (20.00%) Security Patching
2 2 (20.00%) Server Building
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) CCNP
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (10.00%) CCNA
2 1 (10.00%) MCP
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (10.00%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Citrix
2 2 (20.00%) Dell
2 2 (20.00%) IBM
2 2 (20.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (10.00%) Juniper