The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco ASA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco ASA over the 3 months to 3 September 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 30 29 26
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 2 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.80% 0.77% 2.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.00% 4.00% 12.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Average daily rate
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- £350 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -30.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 £353
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -9.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.75 £32.25
% change year-on-year
+83.90% -32.55%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Middlesex region.

Communications & Networking Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
25 50 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 9.96% 19.16% 18.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 22 17
Average daily rate £375 £350 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £275 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £443 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £328
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £23.21 £24.97
% change year-on-year
-0.90% -7.04%

Cisco ASA
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco ASA across the Middlesex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Cisco ASA Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Cisco ASA
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Cisco ASA Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Cisco ASA
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Cisco ASA Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

Cisco ASA
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 3 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex region citing Cisco ASA 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 ASA.

1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) F5
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (66.67%) WAN Optimisation
2 2 (66.67%) NetScaler
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco IPT
2 2 (66.67%) Wireshark
2 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (66.67%) Riverbed
2 2 (66.67%) SolarWinds
2 2 (66.67%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (66.67%) Websense
2 2 (66.67%) CCVP
2 2 (66.67%) CCNP
2 2 (66.67%) CCDP
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) BIG-IP
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) FWSM

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex region citing Cisco ASA 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 ASA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) NetScaler
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco IPT
2 2 (66.67%) Wireshark
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) BIG-IP
3 1 (33.33%) FWSM
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Network Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Network Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Network Support
2 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) WAN Optimisation
1 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCVP
1 2 (66.67%) CCNP
1 2 (66.67%) CCDP
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (66.67%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) F5
2 2 (66.67%) Riverbed
2 2 (66.67%) SolarWinds
2 2 (66.67%) Websense
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint