The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Macclesfield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 10 February 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 5 2 11
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +9
Contract jobs citing Cisco 8 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Macclesfield 19.51% 25.81% 3.70%
As % of the Vendors category 38.10% 66.67% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 2
Average daily rate £281 £380 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.98% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £238 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £436 £392
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +20.00%
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Cheshire

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

Vendors Category
Macclesfield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
21 12 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Macclesfield 51.22% 38.71% 44.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 15
Average daily rate £300 £450 £366
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +22.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £238 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £450 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco across the Macclesfield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Macclesfield

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Macclesfield

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Macclesfield

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Macclesfield

Cisco
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Macclesfield region citing Cisco 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 Cisco.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) AIX
1 8 (100.00%) HPUX
1 8 (100.00%) Solaris
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) WAN
1 8 (100.00%) IBM
1 8 (100.00%) Sun
1 8 (100.00%) Migration
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
1 8 (100.00%) Clustering
1 8 (100.00%) HP
1 8 (100.00%) Dell
1 8 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 8 (100.00%) FlexPod
1 8 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 8 (100.00%) VCE vBlock
2 6 (75.00%) Citrix
2 6 (75.00%) Active Directory

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Macclesfield region citing Cisco 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 Cisco. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Architect
1 8 (100.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 7 (87.50%) IT Architect
2 7 (87.50%) IT Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V Architect
3 2 (25.00%) VMware Architect
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) Clustering
1 8 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 8 (100.00%) FlexPod
1 8 (100.00%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) AIX
1 8 (100.00%) HPUX
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Solaris
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Migration
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 8 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Dell
1 8 (100.00%) HP
1 8 (100.00%) IBM
1 8 (100.00%) Sun
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) Citrix