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 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 31 18 26
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +8
Contract jobs citing Cisco 1 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.53% 4.66% 0.87%
As % of the Vendors category 1.03% 9.28% 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Median daily rate £325 £263 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.80% -8.69%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £19.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+28.20% +8.33%
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
97 97 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 51.05% 50.26% 39.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 51 55
Median daily rate £396 £334 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% -18.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £255 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £450 £529
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 9
Median hourly rate - £14.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -67.05%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.83 £18.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.59% +8.82%

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
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 27 June 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 4 (57.14%) VMware
1 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
2 2 (28.57%) Citrix
2 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Web Services
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) EMC
3 1 (14.29%) CCNP
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) MySQL
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 1 (14.29%) Apache
3 1 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
3 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
3 1 (14.29%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) WLAN
3 1 (14.29%) DNS
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) SSL
3 1 (14.29%) Internet
3 1 (14.29%) Middleware
3 1 (14.29%) Symantec
3 1 (14.29%) MPLS
3 1 (14.29%) OSPF

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 (14.29%) Apache
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 1 (14.29%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) AutoCAD
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) BGP
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
1 1 (14.29%) FCoE
1 1 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
1 1 (14.29%) iSCSI
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) MPLS
1 1 (14.29%) OSPF
1 1 (14.29%) SSL
1 1 (14.29%) VLAN
1 1 (14.29%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Big Data
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (14.29%) Account Manager
1 1 (14.29%) Architect
1 1 (14.29%) Cloud Architect
1 1 (14.29%) Cloud Solutions Architect
1 1 (14.29%) Designer
1 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 1 (14.29%) Network Designer
1 1 (14.29%) NOC Engineer
1 1 (14.29%) Operations Manager
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell Engineer
1 1 (14.29%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
1 1 (14.29%) Senior Designer
1 1 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
1 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Designer
1 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (14.29%) Systems Manager
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Architect
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Web Services
2 1 (14.29%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) EMC VNX
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Capacity Management
1 1 (14.29%) Coaching
1 1 (14.29%) Contact Management
1 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
1 1 (14.29%) DevOps
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL
1 1 (14.29%) Presales
1 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
1 1 (14.29%) Reverse Engineering
1 1 (14.29%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
1 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CCNP
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (14.29%) JNCIA
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) KVM
2 1 (14.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (14.29%) VMware ESX
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Server
2 1 (14.29%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (14.29%) HP SIM
1 1 (14.29%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) Citrix
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
3 1 (14.29%) Ciena
3 1 (14.29%) EMC
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) Juniper
3 1 (14.29%) Kaseya
3 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds
3 1 (14.29%) Symantec
3 1 (14.29%) Veritas