The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 6 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 24 23 29
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Contract jobs citing Cisco 4 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 2.31% 1.88% 0.97%
As % of the Vendors category 5.06% 4.62% 2.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Median daily rate £325 £239 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.12% -20.41%
UK excluding London median daily rate £364 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.85% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.63 £24.31 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-6.94% +38.92%
Cisco
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Luton region.

Vendors Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
79 65 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 45.66% 40.63% 35.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 44 50
Median daily rate £500 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £169 £190 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £625 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 2
Median hourly rate £14.00 £40.00 £19.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.00% +107.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Luton

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

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

1 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (71.43%) OSPF
2 5 (71.43%) BGP
2 5 (71.43%) Firewall
3 4 (57.14%) VLAN
3 4 (57.14%) EIGRP
3 4 (57.14%) CCNP
3 4 (57.14%) VPN
4 3 (42.86%) RIP
4 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
4 3 (42.86%) MPLS
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (28.57%) Retail
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
5 2 (28.57%) Change Management
5 2 (28.57%) IPv4
5 2 (28.57%) Wireless
5 2 (28.57%) Migration
5 2 (28.57%) VMware
5 2 (28.57%) SSL
5 2 (28.57%) CCNA
5 2 (28.57%) Juniper
5 2 (28.57%) VoIP
6 1 (14.29%) WLAN
6 1 (14.29%) WAN
6 1 (14.29%) SMTP
6 1 (14.29%) DHCP
6 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
6 1 (14.29%) SNMP

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Luton 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 (14.29%) IBM Domino
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 1 (14.29%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) BGP
1 5 (71.43%) Firewall
1 5 (71.43%) OSPF
2 4 (57.14%) EIGRP
2 4 (57.14%) VLAN
2 4 (57.14%) VPN
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (42.86%) MPLS
3 3 (42.86%) RIP
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (28.57%) IPv4
4 2 (28.57%) SSL
4 2 (28.57%) VoIP
4 2 (28.57%) Wireless
5 1 (14.29%) DNS
5 1 (14.29%) DWDM
5 1 (14.29%) ICMP
5 1 (14.29%) VRRP
5 1 (14.29%) WAN
5 1 (14.29%) WLAN
General
1 2 (28.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco Network Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Network Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Migration Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Security Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Collaboration Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Firewall Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Juniper Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Messaging Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Exchange Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Messaging Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) RSA SecurID
2 1 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Mac OS X
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Change Management
1 2 (28.57%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) High Availability
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (14.29%) Network Management
2 1 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (57.14%) CCNP
3 2 (28.57%) CCNA
4 1 (14.29%) CCENT
4 1 (14.29%) JNCIA
4 1 (14.29%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) FortiGate
1 1 (14.29%) HP NNM
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
1 1 (14.29%) SCOM
1 1 (14.29%) WhatsUp Gold
1 1 (14.29%) WMI
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
2 2 (28.57%) Juniper
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) F5
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) IronPort
3 1 (14.29%) Lotus
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Progress