The table below looks at the statistics for CiscoWorks skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CiscoWorks over the 3 months to 28 April 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
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco CiscoWorks
Rank 429 419 420
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +1
Contract jobs citing CiscoWorks 2 12 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.009% 0.054% 0.009%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.085% 0.67% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 11 2
Average daily rate £178 £363 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-51.03% -27.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.47% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £17.50
CiscoWorks
England

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

Systems Management Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
2355 1804 1705
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 10.24% 8.07% 7.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1682 1256 1153
Average daily rate £488 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 40 26
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £18.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.73 £14.90 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £35.50 £39.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.19 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% -19.26%

CiscoWorks
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CiscoWorks across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

CiscoWorks Jobs Demand Trend in London

CiscoWorks
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

CiscoWorks Daily Rate Trend in London

CiscoWorks
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

CiscoWorks Hourly Rate Trend in London

CiscoWorks
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CiscoWorks within the London region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +38 1 - -
CiscoWorks
England

CiscoWorks
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing CiscoWorks 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 CiscoWorks.

1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (80.00%) SolarWinds
2 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (60.00%) CCNA
3 3 (60.00%) VPN
3 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (60.00%) Network Security
4 2 (40.00%) EIGRP
4 2 (40.00%) TACACS
4 2 (40.00%) Wireless
4 2 (40.00%) F5
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (40.00%) Riverbed
4 2 (40.00%) HSRP
4 2 (40.00%) Spanning Tree
4 2 (40.00%) CCNP
4 2 (40.00%) Internet
4 2 (40.00%) SSL
4 2 (40.00%) MPLS
4 2 (40.00%) DHCP
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL
4 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 2 (40.00%) IPsec
5 1 (20.00%) Finance
5 1 (20.00%) Law
5 1 (20.00%) VMware

CiscoWorks
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing CiscoWorks 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 CiscoWorks. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
1 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
2 4 (80.00%) WAN
3 3 (60.00%) Network Security
3 3 (60.00%) VPN
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (40.00%) DHCP
4 2 (40.00%) EIGRP
4 2 (40.00%) HSRP
4 2 (40.00%) Internet
4 2 (40.00%) IPsec
4 2 (40.00%) MPLS
4 2 (40.00%) Spanning Tree
4 2 (40.00%) SSL
4 2 (40.00%) TACACS
4 2 (40.00%) Wireless
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco Wireless
5 1 (20.00%) Frame Relay
5 1 (20.00%) SNMP
5 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) German Language
1 1 (20.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Network Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Support
2 1 (20.00%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (20.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) Document Management
3 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (20.00%) Line Management
3 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (20.00%) Network Management
3 1 (20.00%) Network Optimisation
3 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) WAN Optimisation
3 1 (20.00%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) Korn
1 1 (20.00%) Python
1 1 (20.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (60.00%) CCNA
3 2 (40.00%) CCNP
4 1 (20.00%) CCSP
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) ProxySG
1 1 (20.00%) Snort
1 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (20.00%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) SolarWinds
3 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (40.00%) F5
4 2 (40.00%) Riverbed
5 1 (20.00%) Avaya
5 1 (20.00%) Blue Coat
5 1 (20.00%) Citrix
5 1 (20.00%) EMC
5 1 (20.00%) Forcepoint
5 1 (20.00%) Fortinet
5 1 (20.00%) IBM
5 1 (20.00%) Intel Security
5 1 (20.00%) Juniper
5 1 (20.00%) Mitel
5 1 (20.00%) Nokia
5 1 (20.00%) Nortel
5 1 (20.00%) Palo Alto
5 1 (20.00%) VMware