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 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 22 - 24
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Cisco 7 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 4.32% - 4.95%
As % of the Vendors category 12.50% - 10.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 8
Median daily rate - - £335
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.62% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £10.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +35.29%
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
56 70 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 34.57% 44.87% 46.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 38 49
Median daily rate £325 £330 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £238 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.37% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 8
Median hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -34.21%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.10 £18.00 £17.81
% change year-on-year
+11.68% +1.09%

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 25 May 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 9 (75.00%) Firewall
2 5 (41.67%) LAN
2 5 (41.67%) Wireless
3 4 (33.33%) Network Management
3 4 (33.33%) Windows
3 4 (33.33%) WAN
3 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (33.33%) CCNP
3 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (25.00%) Dell
4 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (25.00%) SolarWinds
4 3 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (16.67%) IBM
5 2 (16.67%) Security Patching
5 2 (16.67%) Server Building
5 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
5 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (16.67%) VLAN
5 2 (16.67%) Migration
5 2 (16.67%) Network Security
5 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (75.00%) Firewall
2 5 (41.67%) LAN
2 5 (41.67%) Wireless
3 4 (33.33%) WAN
4 3 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (16.67%) Network Security
5 2 (16.67%) TACACS
5 2 (16.67%) VLAN
5 2 (16.67%) VPN
6 1 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (8.33%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (8.33%) DHCP
6 1 (8.33%) DNS
6 1 (8.33%) IP Telephony
6 1 (8.33%) PBX
6 1 (8.33%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (8.33%) SSL
6 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
6 1 (8.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Network Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 2 (16.67%) Support Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Network Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Network Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Security Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Support Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Telephony Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Network Management
2 2 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) Migration
2 2 (16.67%) Security Patching
2 2 (16.67%) Server Building
3 1 (8.33%) Network Security Management
3 1 (8.33%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (8.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) CCNP
1 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (8.33%) CCNA
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (8.33%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Dell
2 3 (25.00%) SolarWinds
3 2 (16.67%) Citrix
3 2 (16.67%) IBM
3 2 (16.67%) Juniper
4 1 (8.33%) Avaya
4 1 (8.33%) HP
4 1 (8.33%) Mitel
4 1 (8.33%) Palo Alto
4 1 (8.33%) Sun