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 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 9 17 6
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -11
Contract jobs citing Cisco 8 5 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 8.79% 5.21% 14.47%
As % of the Vendors category 20.00% 12.82% 30.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 10
Average daily rate
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£350 £381 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.19% +8.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £346 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £416 £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £341 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.79% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £22.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +2.32%
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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
40 39 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 43.96% 40.63% 47.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 14 23
Average daily rate £338 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £215 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £418 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Average hourly rate £14.00 - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

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

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 17 (77.27%) Firewall
2 16 (72.73%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (59.09%) LAN
3 13 (59.09%) CheckPoint
4 12 (54.55%) MPLS
5 10 (45.45%) Active Directory
5 10 (45.45%) Windows
5 10 (45.45%) WAN
5 10 (45.45%) SMTP
5 10 (45.45%) VPN
5 10 (45.45%) DNS
5 10 (45.45%) Windows 7
6 9 (40.91%) CCNA
6 9 (40.91%) HTTP
7 8 (36.36%) CCNP
8 7 (31.82%) MS Visio
8 7 (31.82%) Project Management
9 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (27.27%) VoIP
9 6 (27.27%) VMware
9 6 (27.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 6 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (27.27%) MCITP
10 5 (22.73%) BGP
11 4 (18.18%) Juniper
11 4 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
12 3 (13.64%) Lync
12 3 (13.64%) Unified Communications
12 3 (13.64%) Load Balancing
12 3 (13.64%) Network Design

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 3 (13.64%) Lync
Applications
1 7 (31.82%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 17 (77.27%) Firewall
2 13 (59.09%) LAN
3 12 (54.55%) MPLS
4 10 (45.45%) VPN
4 10 (45.45%) DNS
4 10 (45.45%) WAN
4 10 (45.45%) SMTP
5 9 (40.91%) HTTP
6 6 (27.27%) VoIP
7 5 (22.73%) BGP
8 4 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (13.64%) Unified Communications
9 3 (13.64%) DMZ
9 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
10 2 (9.09%) OSPF
11 1 (4.55%) H.323
11 1 (4.55%) Cisco PIX
11 1 (4.55%) Network Security
11 1 (4.55%) WLAN
11 1 (4.55%) PBX
General
1 2 (9.09%) Back Office
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.55%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Architect
2 8 (36.36%) Infrastructure Architect
3 7 (31.82%) Network Engineer
4 5 (22.73%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Voice Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Network Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Communications Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Network Specialist
6 1 (4.55%) Cisco Support
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Leader
6 1 (4.55%) Network Security Specialist
6 1 (4.55%) Cisco Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Project Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Project Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (45.45%) Windows
1 10 (45.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Project Management
2 3 (13.64%) Network Design
2 3 (13.64%) Load Balancing
3 2 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 16 (72.73%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (40.91%) CCNA
3 8 (36.36%) CCNP
4 6 (27.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (27.27%) MCITP
4 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (13.64%) CCVP
6 1 (4.55%) CCSE
System Software
1 10 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 6 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 13 (59.09%) CheckPoint
2 6 (27.27%) VMware
3 4 (18.18%) Juniper
4 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 2 (9.09%) F5