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

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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 65 54 59
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +5
Contract jobs citing Cisco 782 841 807
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 3.53% 3.56% 3.47%
As % of the Vendors category 8.49% 8.18% 7.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 541 543 514
Median daily rate £425 £388 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +1.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £514
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 20 20
Median hourly rate £12.50 £18.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.55% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.91 £15.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £36.78 £30.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £18.38 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -18.33%
Cisco
England

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

Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
9211 10284 10291
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 41.59% 43.57% 44.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 6254 6812 6471
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 259 220
Median hourly rate £16.50 £18.25 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.58% -3.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.04 £11.78 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £52.17 £34.50
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 London

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in London

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in London

Cisco
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the London region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Cisco Daily Rate Histogram in London

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in London

Cisco
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the London region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Cisco Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Cisco
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the London 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
City of London +4 148 £450 +5.88% 51
Croydon -9 10 £470 - 2
Twickenham +4 7 £388 +29.16% 1
Brentford - 7 £400 -
Docklands, London +14 5 £425 -22.72% 1
Harrow - 5 £395 -
Surbiton +1 4 £475 +216.66% 1
Canary Wharf +6 3 £375 -9.09%
Ilford 0 3 £300 -25.00%
Kingston Upon Thames 0 3 - - 1
Romford - 2 £288 -
Greenwich - 2 - -
Hillingdon - 2 £388 -
Feltham - 1 £275 - 1
Hendon - 1 £550 -
Westminster - 1 £575 -
Osterley - 1 £518 -
Wimbledon - 1 £250 -
Mayfair - 1 £400 -
Cisco
England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 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 London region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 631 (42.69%) Firewall
2 553 (37.42%) Cisco Certification
3 411 (27.81%) Windows
4 401 (27.13%) WAN
5 368 (24.90%) CCNP
6 359 (24.29%) VMware
7 348 (23.55%) LAN
8 324 (21.92%) CheckPoint
9 301 (20.37%) Microsoft
10 297 (20.09%) Active Directory
11 295 (19.96%) Finance
12 284 (19.22%) Wireless
13 275 (18.61%) Juniper
14 268 (18.13%) Data Centre
15 257 (17.39%) ITIL
16 250 (16.91%) CCNA
17 246 (16.64%) Cisco ASA
18 231 (15.63%) VPN
19 227 (15.36%) TCP/IP
20 218 (14.75%) Windows Server
21 213 (14.41%) VMware Infrastructure
22 208 (14.07%) Linux
23 206 (13.94%) Network Security
24 196 (13.26%) F5
25 193 (13.06%) DNS
26 179 (12.11%) MPLS
27 178 (12.04%) BGP
28 173 (11.71%) Citrix
29 171 (11.57%) Cisco Nexus
30 163 (11.03%) SAN

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in London 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
1 122 (8.25%) MS Exchange
2 78 (5.28%) Skype for Business
3 68 (4.60%) Exchange Server 2010
4 36 (2.44%) Apache
5 31 (2.10%) IIS
5 31 (2.10%) SharePoint
6 28 (1.89%) Tomcat
7 27 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2013
8 23 (1.56%) OpenStack
9 21 (1.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 15 (1.01%) WebSphere
11 14 (0.95%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 11 (0.74%) Oracle Coherence
13 9 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2003
14 8 (0.54%) WebLogic
15 7 (0.47%) Elasticsearch
16 6 (0.41%) Cloud Foundry
16 6 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2007
16 6 (0.41%) JBoss
16 6 (0.41%) Zimbra
Applications
1 121 (8.19%) MS Excel
2 78 (5.28%) MS Office
3 30 (2.03%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.20%) MS Project
6 1 (0.068%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.068%) HipChat
6 1 (0.068%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (0.54%) RMDS
2 5 (0.34%) Eikon
2 5 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.14%) Eagle PACE
4 2 (0.14%) LatentZero
4 2 (0.14%) Markit EDM
4 2 (0.14%) thinkFolio
5 1 (0.068%) BASE24
5 1 (0.068%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.068%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.068%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 72 (4.87%) Office 365
2 58 (3.92%) Amazon AWS
3 56 (3.79%) Microsoft Azure
4 34 (2.30%) IaaS
5 28 (1.89%) SaaS
6 18 (1.22%) Azure Active Directory
7 16 (1.08%) PaaS
8 14 (0.95%) Google Apps
9 13 (0.88%) Mimecast
10 4 (0.27%) Trello
11 3 (0.20%) Rackspace Cloud
12 2 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
12 2 (0.14%) OneDrive
12 2 (0.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 1 (0.068%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 1 (0.068%) Amazon EC2
13 1 (0.068%) IBM PureFlex
13 1 (0.068%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 631 (42.69%) Firewall
2 401 (27.13%) WAN
3 348 (23.55%) LAN
4 284 (19.22%) Wireless
5 246 (16.64%) Cisco ASA
6 231 (15.63%) VPN
7 227 (15.36%) TCP/IP
8 206 (13.94%) Network Security
9 193 (13.06%) DNS
10 179 (12.11%) MPLS
11 178 (12.04%) BGP
12 171 (11.57%) Cisco Nexus
13 163 (11.03%) SAN
14 159 (10.76%) VoIP
15 140 (9.47%) DHCP
16 138 (9.34%) OSPF
17 90 (6.09%) Cisco IOS
18 87 (5.89%) VLAN
19 76 (5.14%) EIGRP
20 73 (4.94%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (5.95%) SQL Server
2 22 (1.49%) Oracle Database
3 19 (1.29%) MySQL
4 13 (0.88%) Hadoop
4 13 (0.88%) HBase
4 13 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (0.54%) Oracle Exadata
6 6 (0.41%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (0.34%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (0.27%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (0.27%) Relational Database
9 3 (0.20%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (0.20%) RDBMS
9 3 (0.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (0.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.14%) DB2
10 2 (0.14%) GIS
10 2 (0.14%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (0.14%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (0.14%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 13 (0.88%) Git (software)
2 11 (0.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 9 (0.61%) Jenkins
4 8 (0.54%) JIRA
5 7 (0.47%) Sonatype Nexus
6 6 (0.41%) git-flow
7 1 (0.068%) Fiddler
7 1 (0.068%) GitLab
7 1 (0.068%) Hudson
7 1 (0.068%) Subversion
7 1 (0.068%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.068%) Xcode
General
1 295 (19.96%) Finance
2 116 (7.85%) Banking
3 73 (4.94%) Telecoms
4 68 (4.60%) Retail
5 41 (2.77%) Legal
6 23 (1.56%) Law
7 18 (1.22%) Financial Institution
7 18 (1.22%) Investment Banking
8 15 (1.01%) Games
9 13 (0.88%) Advertising
10 12 (0.81%) Publishing
11 10 (0.68%) Back Office
12 6 (0.41%) Retail Banking
13 5 (0.34%) French Language
13 5 (0.34%) Marketing
14 3 (0.20%) Billing
14 3 (0.20%) Front Office
15 2 (0.14%) Automotive
15 2 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.14%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 441 (29.84%) Network Engineer
2 190 (12.86%) Architect
3 180 (12.18%) Cisco Engineer
4 126 (8.53%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 116 (7.85%) Senior Network Engineer
6 111 (7.51%) Analyst
7 94 (6.36%) Security Engineer
8 91 (6.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 83 (5.62%) Consultant
10 80 (5.41%) Support Engineer
11 79 (5.35%) Network Security Engineer
12 71 (4.80%) Network Architect
13 59 (3.99%) Project Manager
14 54 (3.65%) Administrator
15 48 (3.25%) Firewall Engineer
16 47 (3.18%) Infrastructure Architect
17 45 (3.04%) 3rd Line Engineer
18 43 (2.91%) Solutions Architect
19 42 (2.84%) Network Consultant
19 42 (2.84%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (3.25%) 802.1X
2 36 (2.44%) XMPP
3 34 (2.30%) Web Services
4 27 (1.83%) Middleware
5 16 (1.08%) SAML
6 13 (0.88%) XML
7 11 (0.74%) Rendezvous
8 10 (0.68%) HTML
8 10 (0.68%) XSLT
9 7 (0.47%) LAMP
10 6 (0.41%) CSS
10 6 (0.41%) Node.js
11 5 (0.34%) J2EE
11 5 (0.34%) Oracle Fusion
12 4 (0.27%) ELK Stack
12 4 (0.27%) JRuby
13 2 (0.14%) ASP.NET MVC
13 2 (0.14%) LAPP Stack
13 2 (0.14%) Regular Expression
13 2 (0.14%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 268 (18.13%) Data Centre
2 64 (4.33%) Analytical Skills
3 42 (2.84%) Video Conferencing
4 41 (2.77%) Management Information System
5 39 (2.64%) Computer Science
6 32 (2.17%) Blackberry
7 23 (1.56%) Hedge funds
8 21 (1.42%) IVR
9 20 (1.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 20 (1.35%) Replication
10 19 (1.29%) Clustering
10 19 (1.29%) Hybrid Cloud
11 18 (1.22%) EMC VNX
11 18 (1.22%) Private Cloud
12 16 (1.08%) BYOD
13 14 (0.95%) NHS
14 11 (0.74%) EMC VMAX
14 11 (0.74%) Fintech
15 9 (0.61%) Enterprise Storage
15 9 (0.61%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 411 (27.81%) Windows
2 218 (14.75%) Windows Server
3 208 (14.07%) Linux
4 138 (9.34%) Windows Server 2008
5 98 (6.63%) Windows Server 2012
6 94 (6.36%) Windows 7
7 64 (4.33%) Unix
8 53 (3.59%) Solaris
9 52 (3.52%) Windows Server 2003
10 37 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 35 (2.37%) Windows 8
12 27 (1.83%) Windows 10
13 22 (1.49%) CentOS
14 17 (1.15%) Mac OS X
15 13 (0.88%) Windows XP
16 10 (0.68%) AIX
16 10 (0.68%) Data ONTAP
17 9 (0.61%) Android
17 9 (0.61%) Ubuntu
18 7 (0.47%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 257 (17.39%) ITIL
2 119 (8.05%) Migration
3 111 (7.51%) Network Design
4 105 (7.10%) Project Management
5 102 (6.90%) Change Management
6 75 (5.07%) Network Monitoring
7 74 (5.01%) Load Balancing
8 72 (4.87%) Network Management
9 60 (4.06%) Network Architecture
10 57 (3.86%) High Availability
11 55 (3.72%) Stakeholder Management
12 54 (3.65%) Agile Software Development
13 49 (3.32%) Information Security
13 49 (3.32%) PRINCE2
14 46 (3.11%) Change Control
14 46 (3.11%) Service Management
15 42 (2.84%) Root Cause Analysis
16 39 (2.64%) Problem Management
17 36 (2.44%) DevOps
18 35 (2.37%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 91 (6.16%) SQL
2 66 (4.47%) PowerShell
3 59 (3.99%) Python
4 41 (2.77%) Java
4 41 (2.77%) Perl
5 39 (2.64%) Bash Shell
6 23 (1.56%) Shell Script
7 15 (1.01%) C
8 13 (0.88%) JavaScript
9 10 (0.68%) VB
10 9 (0.61%) Ruby
11 6 (0.41%) PHP
12 4 (0.27%) C++
13 3 (0.20%) C#
14 2 (0.14%) Korn
14 2 (0.14%) Tcl
14 2 (0.14%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.068%) DCL
15 1 (0.068%) Lisp
15 1 (0.068%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 553 (37.42%) Cisco Certification
2 368 (24.90%) CCNP
3 250 (16.91%) CCNA
4 153 (10.35%) CCIE
5 112 (7.58%) Security Cleared
6 83 (5.62%) SC Cleared
7 78 (5.28%) Degree
8 68 (4.60%) Microsoft Certification
9 57 (3.86%) CCDP
10 43 (2.91%) ITIL Certification
11 40 (2.71%) CISSP
12 36 (2.44%) CCSE
12 36 (2.44%) MCSE
13 33 (2.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 27 (1.83%) MCSA
15 26 (1.76%) DV Cleared
16 19 (1.29%) PMP
17 18 (1.22%) CISM
18 17 (1.15%) CCSA
18 17 (1.15%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (4.80%) SLA
2 18 (1.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (0.95%) PCI DSS
4 13 (0.88%) QA
5 8 (0.54%) Disclosure Scotland
6 4 (0.27%) COBIT
6 4 (0.27%) JSP 440
6 4 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.20%) BS7799
8 2 (0.14%) COSO
8 2 (0.14%) GxP
8 2 (0.14%) ISO27005
8 2 (0.14%) MiFID
9 1 (0.068%) DICOM
9 1 (0.068%) GPG13
9 1 (0.068%) HL7
9 1 (0.068%) ISO 9002
System Software
1 297 (20.09%) Active Directory
2 213 (14.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 80 (5.41%) vSphere
4 72 (4.87%) Hyper-V
5 47 (3.18%) NFS
6 45 (3.04%) XenApp
7 44 (2.98%) VMware ESX
8 35 (2.37%) VMware ESXi
9 26 (1.76%) KVM
10 23 (1.56%) Virtual Machines
11 22 (1.49%) Xen
12 21 (1.42%) SRDF
13 17 (1.15%) vCloud
14 16 (1.08%) XenDesktop
15 15 (1.01%) Oracle RAC
16 14 (0.95%) Firmware
17 13 (0.88%) Microsoft App-V
18 10 (0.68%) Docker
18 10 (0.68%) ProxySG
18 10 (0.68%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 67 (4.53%) SCCM
2 58 (3.92%) Cisco CUCM
2 58 (3.92%) Puppet
3 50 (3.38%) FortiGate
4 37 (2.50%) Nagios
5 29 (1.96%) Cisco Prime
6 22 (1.49%) Cisco UCCX
7 21 (1.42%) Cacti
8 19 (1.29%) SCOM
9 17 (1.15%) Cisco UCCE
9 17 (1.15%) Opscode Chef
10 14 (0.95%) Backup Exec
10 14 (0.95%) NetBackup
11 13 (0.88%) WSUS
12 11 (0.74%) AirWatch
12 11 (0.74%) vRealize
13 10 (0.68%) Microsoft Clustering
13 10 (0.68%) Red Hat Satellite
14 9 (0.61%) OpenView
14 9 (0.61%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 359 (24.29%) VMware
2 324 (21.92%) CheckPoint
3 301 (20.37%) Microsoft
4 275 (18.61%) Juniper
5 196 (13.26%) F5
6 173 (11.71%) Citrix
7 150 (10.15%) HP
8 123 (8.32%) Palo Alto
9 93 (6.29%) NetApp
10 91 (6.16%) EMC
11 85 (5.75%) SolarWinds
12 77 (5.21%) Oracle
13 70 (4.74%) Aruba
14 68 (4.60%) Riverbed
15 65 (4.40%) Blue Coat
16 59 (3.99%) Dell
17 53 (3.59%) Fortinet
18 50 (3.38%) Red Hat
19 45 (3.04%) Avaya
20 35 (2.37%) IBM
City, London
Harris Global
Rate: Unspecified Market Rate
Posted: 10 hours ago
Chessington, Surrey
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Skilliantech Limited
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Ebury
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £250 - £290 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Thebes IT
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Thebes IT
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Austin Fraser
Rate: NEG
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Michael Page Technology
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Vesta Consulting
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
DCV Technologies
Rate: From £375 to £400 per day 6 months +
Posted: 6 days ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Harris Global
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Rate: Up to £665 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Useful Simple
Rate: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
East London
Client Server
Rate: £475 to £500 p/day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Client Server
Rate: £475 to £500 p/day
Posted: 3 days ago
Docklands
iKas International
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 7 days ago