The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 14 23 24
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +1
Contract jobs citing Cisco 14 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 9.59% 3.64% 1.98%
As % of the Vendors category 19.72% 6.82% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 3
Median daily rate £400 £450 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -25.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £374 £350 £347
% change year-on-year
+6.71% +0.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £20.25
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +11.11%
Cisco
South East

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

Vendors Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
71 88 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 48.63% 53.33% 43.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 52 53
Median daily rate £400 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £316 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £568 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Median hourly rate £37.50 £10.00 £25.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+275.00% -60.52%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Middlesex region citing Cisco as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Cisco
Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Cisco Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 19 (57.58%) Firewall
2 16 (48.48%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (48.48%) LAN
2 16 (48.48%) Cisco ASA
3 15 (45.45%) WAN
3 15 (45.45%) CheckPoint
4 14 (42.42%) VPN
4 14 (42.42%) CCNP
5 12 (36.36%) Internet
6 11 (33.33%) SSL
7 10 (30.30%) VoIP
8 8 (24.24%) CCVP
8 8 (24.24%) DNS
8 8 (24.24%) Windows
8 8 (24.24%) OSPF
9 7 (21.21%) VMware
10 6 (18.18%) Network Security
10 6 (18.18%) Finance
10 6 (18.18%) Active Directory
10 6 (18.18%) Cisco UCCX
11 5 (15.15%) F5
11 5 (15.15%) Cisco Nexus
11 5 (15.15%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 5 (15.15%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 5 (15.15%) Data Centre
11 5 (15.15%) Dell
11 5 (15.15%) Citrix
11 5 (15.15%) SLA
11 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
11 5 (15.15%) Sophos

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex 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 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) OpenShift
2 1 (3.03%) Office 365
2 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (57.58%) Firewall
2 16 (48.48%) Cisco ASA
2 16 (48.48%) LAN
3 15 (45.45%) WAN
4 14 (42.42%) VPN
5 12 (36.36%) Internet
6 11 (33.33%) SSL
7 10 (30.30%) VoIP
8 8 (24.24%) DNS
8 8 (24.24%) OSPF
9 6 (18.18%) Network Security
10 5 (15.15%) Cisco IOS
10 5 (15.15%) Cisco Nexus
10 5 (15.15%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 5 (15.15%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 3 (9.09%) BGP
11 3 (9.09%) MPLS
12 2 (6.06%) HTTP
12 2 (6.06%) IPsec
12 2 (6.06%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.06%) Subversion
General
1 6 (18.18%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Legal
2 3 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.03%) German Language
Job Titles
1 19 (57.58%) Network Engineer
2 16 (48.48%) Cisco Engineer
2 16 (48.48%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 11 (33.33%) Network Security Engineer
3 11 (33.33%) Security Engineer
4 10 (30.30%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 9 (27.27%) Firewall Engineer
6 8 (24.24%) Administrator
6 8 (24.24%) Cisco Administrator
6 8 (24.24%) Cisco Network Administrator
6 8 (24.24%) Network Administrator
7 7 (21.21%) Firewall Administrator
7 7 (21.21%) Network Security Administrator
7 7 (21.21%) Security Administrator
8 6 (18.18%) Systems Engineer
9 5 (15.15%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 5 (15.15%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
9 5 (15.15%) Network Systems Engineer
10 4 (12.12%) Analyst
10 4 (12.12%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Data Centre
2 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.06%) Data Extraction
4 1 (3.03%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 8 (24.24%) Windows
2 4 (12.12%) Windows 7
3 2 (6.06%) Linux
3 2 (6.06%) Unix
3 2 (6.06%) Windows Server
3 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.03%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (12.12%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (12.12%) Service Delivery
2 3 (9.09%) Incident Management
2 3 (9.09%) Load Balancing
2 3 (9.09%) Software Licensing
3 2 (6.06%) BDD
3 2 (6.06%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (6.06%) Microservices
3 2 (6.06%) Migration
3 2 (6.06%) OO
3 2 (6.06%) OOP
3 2 (6.06%) Open Source
3 2 (6.06%) Scrum
3 2 (6.06%) SOLID
3 2 (6.06%) TDD
4 1 (3.03%) Contact Management
4 1 (3.03%) ITIL
4 1 (3.03%) Project Management
4 1 (3.03%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.06%) Java
1 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
1 2 (6.06%) Python
1 2 (6.06%) SQL
2 1 (3.03%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (48.48%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (42.42%) CCNP
3 8 (24.24%) CCVP
4 3 (9.09%) CCNA
5 2 (6.06%) CCIE
5 2 (6.06%) MCP
5 2 (6.06%) MCSA
5 2 (6.06%) MCSE
5 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (3.03%) A+ Certification
6 1 (3.03%) CCDP
6 1 (3.03%) DBS Check
6 1 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (3.03%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.15%) SLA
2 3 (9.09%) PCI DSS
2 3 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.03%) Firmware
2 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.03%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (18.18%) Cisco UCCX
2 4 (12.12%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (9.09%) WSUS
4 1 (3.03%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 15 (45.45%) CheckPoint
2 7 (21.21%) VMware
3 5 (15.15%) Citrix
3 5 (15.15%) Dell
3 5 (15.15%) F5
3 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
3 5 (15.15%) Sophos
4 2 (6.06%) Forcepoint
4 2 (6.06%) HP
4 2 (6.06%) Infoblox
5 1 (3.03%) Ciena
5 1 (3.03%) Juniper
5 1 (3.03%) Kaseya
5 1 (3.03%) SolarWinds
Middlesex
Plan-net
Rate: Competitive rate
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