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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 19 19 34
Rank change year-on-year
0 +15
Contract jobs citing Cisco 8 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 4.60% 3.33% 2.29%
As % of the Vendors category 11.59% 6.02% 6.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 5
Median daily rate £425 £300 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% +9.09%
UK excluding London median daily rate £373 £350 £341
% change year-on-year
+6.42% +2.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -4.54%
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
69 83 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 39.66% 55.33% 35.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 61 63
Median daily rate £398 £363 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.65% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £150 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 1
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% +29.16%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the Luton region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

Cisco Daily Rate Histogram 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 31 August 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 8 (72.73%) Data Centre
2 6 (54.55%) Cisco Nexus
2 6 (54.55%) WAN
2 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
3 5 (45.45%) HP
3 5 (45.45%) MPLS
3 5 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (45.45%) VMware
4 4 (36.36%) Firewall
4 4 (36.36%) Citrix
4 4 (36.36%) SMTP
4 4 (36.36%) DHCP
4 4 (36.36%) VPN
4 4 (36.36%) DNS
4 4 (36.36%) NetScaler
4 4 (36.36%) Skype for Business
4 4 (36.36%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (36.36%) PCI DSS
4 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (36.36%) IronPort
4 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (36.36%) Web Filtering
5 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
5 3 (27.27%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (27.27%) Windows 2000 Server
5 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (27.27%) FortiGate

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 4 (36.36%) Skype for Business
2 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
3 1 (9.09%) IBM Domino
3 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) Cisco Nexus
1 6 (54.55%) WAN
2 5 (45.45%) MPLS
3 4 (36.36%) DHCP
3 4 (36.36%) DNS
3 4 (36.36%) Firewall
3 4 (36.36%) NetScaler
3 4 (36.36%) SMTP
3 4 (36.36%) VPN
4 3 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (27.27%) EIGRP
5 2 (18.18%) BGP
5 2 (18.18%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (18.18%) HSRP
5 2 (18.18%) LAN
5 2 (18.18%) OSPF
5 2 (18.18%) VLAN
5 2 (18.18%) Wireless
6 1 (9.09%) Ethernet
6 1 (9.09%) VoIP
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Architect
1 4 (36.36%) Technical Architect
1 4 (36.36%) VMware Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Messaging Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Network Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Network Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Network Technical Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Active Directory Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Collaboration Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Migration Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Network Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Active Directory Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Exchange Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Messaging Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Virtualisation Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Virtualisation Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 8 (72.73%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) RSA SecurID
2 1 (9.09%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
1 3 (27.27%) Windows 2000 Server
1 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
1 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (18.18%) Solaris
3 1 (9.09%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Kalman Filter
1 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (36.36%) Web Filtering
2 3 (27.27%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (27.27%) Migration
3 2 (18.18%) Converged Infrastructure
3 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (9.09%) Change Management
4 1 (9.09%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 1 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (9.09%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (18.18%) CCDE
2 2 (18.18%) CCIE
2 2 (18.18%) CCNA
2 2 (18.18%) CCNP
2 2 (18.18%) MCITP
2 2 (18.18%) MCSE
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (18.18%) VCAP
2 2 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (9.09%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (18.18%) vSphere
3 2 (18.18%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) FortiGate
2 1 (9.09%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (9.09%) WMI
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) HP
2 5 (45.45%) VMware
3 4 (36.36%) Citrix
3 4 (36.36%) IronPort
4 3 (27.27%) Dell
5 2 (18.18%) 3PAR
5 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
5 2 (18.18%) Fortinet
5 2 (18.18%) Meru Networks
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle
6 1 (9.09%) Lotus
6 1 (9.09%) Progress