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 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco
Bedfordshire / Luton
Rank 15 28 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Contract jobs citing Cisco 2 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 2.06% 1.63% -
As % of the Vendors category 6.90% 4.23% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 0
Median daily rate £538 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+79.16% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.07 £20.75 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+30.43% -3.48%

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
29 71 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 29.90% 38.59% 46.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 46 63
Median daily rate £450 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £588 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 11 2
Median hourly rate £14.00 £50.68 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-72.37% +125.24%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

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 23 February 2017, 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 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) MPLS
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) DHCP
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) NetScaler
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (40.00%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (20.00%) Virgin Media
3 1 (20.00%) Converged Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (20.00%) CCDE
3 1 (20.00%) HSRP
3 1 (20.00%) FortiGate
3 1 (20.00%) Meru Networks
3 1 (20.00%) 3PAR
3 1 (20.00%) VCAP
3 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (20.00%) XenApp
3 1 (20.00%) vSphere
3 1 (20.00%) Security Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (40.00%) DHCP
2 2 (40.00%) MPLS
2 2 (40.00%) NetScaler
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (20.00%) EIGRP
3 1 (20.00%) HSRP
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) VPN
3 1 (20.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Security Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Architect
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Installations Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Network Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Network Technical Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Virtualisation Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Virtualisation Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Converged Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCDE
1 1 (20.00%) CCIE
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) MCITP
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) VCAP
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) vSphere
2 1 (20.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Citrix
1 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) 3PAR
2 1 (20.00%) Fortinet
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Meru Networks
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Virgin Media