The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Maidenhead region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 16 16 14
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Contract jobs citing Cisco 6 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 4.80% 6.45% 2.60%
As % of the Vendors category 10.00% 19.35% 4.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
Average daily rate
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£381 £330 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.53% -22.35%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £21.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +1.19%
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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 Maidenhead region.

Vendors Category
Maidenhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
60 31 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 48.00% 33.33% 61.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 15 25
Average daily rate £350 £319 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.80% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £75 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £368 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 5
Average hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +240.90%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Maidenhead 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (71.43%) VMware
4 3 (42.86%) SAN
5 2 (28.57%) Citrix
5 2 (28.57%) XenApp
5 2 (28.57%) Firewall
5 2 (28.57%) SCCM
5 2 (28.57%) PCI DSS
5 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (14.29%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (14.29%) F5
6 1 (14.29%) Office 365
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
6 1 (14.29%) Apache
6 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
6 1 (14.29%) DHCP
6 1 (14.29%) DNS
6 1 (14.29%) SSL
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Maidenhead 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (14.29%) Apache
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) SAN
2 2 (28.57%) Firewall
3 1 (14.29%) DHCP
3 1 (14.29%) DNS
3 1 (14.29%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Security Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) IT Security Engineer
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) XenApp
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) F5
3 1 (14.29%) Fortinet