The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Liverpool region.

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.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 20 21 24
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Contract jobs citing Cisco 7 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 3.91% 3.01% 1.35%
As % of the Vendors category 8.43% 7.94% 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 1
Average daily rate
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£200 £332 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-39.71% +26.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £21.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Vendors Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
83 63 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 46.37% 37.95% 40.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 27 41
Average daily rate £375 £275 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -11.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £165 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 2
Average hourly rate £17.00 £21.50 £75.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.93% -71.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
Cisco
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Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

Cisco
Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Cisco Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool region citing Cisco 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.

1 8 (66.67%) Firewall
2 7 (58.33%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (58.33%) CCNA
3 5 (41.67%) LAN
4 4 (33.33%) Internet
4 4 (33.33%) VPN
4 4 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (25.00%) VMware
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (25.00%) Windows
5 3 (25.00%) Remedy
6 2 (16.67%) DSL
6 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (16.67%) SAN
6 2 (16.67%) NetApp
6 2 (16.67%) Firmware
6 2 (16.67%) MCSE
6 2 (16.67%) MS Office
6 2 (16.67%) ITIL
6 2 (16.67%) WAN
6 2 (16.67%) Ethernet
6 2 (16.67%) Adobe
6 2 (16.67%) CCNP
6 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
6 2 (16.67%) HP
6 2 (16.67%) EMC
6 2 (16.67%) VMware ESX
6 2 (16.67%) CLARiiON
6 2 (16.67%) EMC Centera

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool region citing Cisco 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) Firewall
2 5 (41.67%) LAN
3 4 (33.33%) Internet
3 4 (33.33%) VPN
4 2 (16.67%) DSL
4 2 (16.67%) SAN
4 2 (16.67%) WAN
4 2 (16.67%) Ethernet
4 2 (16.67%) IP Telephony
4 2 (16.67%) Network Security
4 2 (16.67%) NAS
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (8.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (16.67%) Publishing
2 1 (8.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Network Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Network Support
3 2 (16.67%) Storage Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) IT Support
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Network Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Firmware
1 2 (16.67%) CLARiiON
1 2 (16.67%) EMC Centera
1 2 (16.67%) Statistics
1 2 (16.67%) Symmetrix DMX
2 1 (8.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) Asset Management
2 2 (16.67%) Time Management
2 2 (16.67%) Change Control
3 1 (8.33%) Migration
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (58.33%) CCNA
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (16.67%) MCSE
2 2 (16.67%) CCNP
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (16.67%) MCITP
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) VMware ESX
2 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (8.33%) vSphere
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (8.33%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) VMware
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (25.00%) Remedy
2 2 (16.67%) NetApp
2 2 (16.67%) Adobe
2 2 (16.67%) HP
2 2 (16.67%) EMC
3 1 (8.33%) Veeam
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