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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 28 May 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 17 27 18
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -9
Contract jobs citing Cisco 5 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 2.82% 1.35% 3.41%
As % of the Vendors category 5.62% 3.09% 5.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 5
Average daily rate
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£263 £308 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.63% -1.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £292 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £342 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £16.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+36.36% -17.50%
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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 Middlesex region.

Vendors Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
89 97 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 50.28% 43.69% 57.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 65 66
Average daily rate £388 £405 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.32% +8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £457 £550 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 6
Average hourly rate £18.25 £30.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.16% -3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £15.40 £15.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £42.70 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco across the Middlesex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 May 2015.

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 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 2 (25.00%) HTML
1 2 (25.00%) Java
1 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
1 2 (25.00%) J2EE
1 2 (25.00%) JUnit
1 2 (25.00%) CSS
1 2 (25.00%) JSP
1 2 (25.00%) Servlets
1 2 (25.00%) SOAP
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
1 2 (25.00%) XML
1 2 (25.00%) OOA/OOD
1 2 (25.00%) OO
1 2 (25.00%) Apache
1 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (25.00%) LAN
1 2 (25.00%) WAN
1 2 (25.00%) IntelliJ
1 2 (25.00%) IBM
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (25.00%) CCNP
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (25.00%) MVC
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (25.00%) Legal
1 2 (25.00%) Log4j

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 2 (25.00%) Apache
1 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (12.50%) Lync
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) LAN
1 2 (25.00%) WAN
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) FCoE
2 1 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (12.50%) Network Security
2 1 (12.50%) iSCSI
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco IPT
2 1 (12.50%) IP Telephony
2 1 (12.50%) Wireless
2 1 (12.50%) MPLS
2 1 (12.50%) NetScreen
2 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) VPN
2 1 (12.50%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) JUnit
1 2 (25.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (25.00%) IntelliJ
1 2 (25.00%) Log4j
1 2 (25.00%) Maven
1 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (25.00%) Legal
2 1 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Developer
1 2 (25.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Java Developer
1 2 (25.00%) J2EE Developer
1 2 (25.00%) Compliance Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Business Operations Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Business Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Operations Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Network Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
1 2 (25.00%) J2EE
1 2 (25.00%) CSS
1 2 (25.00%) JSP
1 2 (25.00%) Servlets
1 2 (25.00%) SOAP
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
1 2 (25.00%) XML
1 2 (25.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (25.00%) Spring
1 2 (25.00%) JSON
1 2 (25.00%) Spring MVC
1 2 (25.00%) jQuery
1 2 (25.00%) JAX-WS
1 2 (25.00%) Apache CXF
1 2 (25.00%) RESTful
1 2 (25.00%) HTML5
1 2 (25.00%) REST
1 2 (25.00%) JAX-RS
1 2 (25.00%) RESTEasy
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Wiki
1 2 (25.00%) Blog
1 2 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
1 2 (25.00%) User Experience
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) OOA/OOD
1 2 (25.00%) OO
1 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (25.00%) MVC
1 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (25.00%) TDD
1 2 (25.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
2 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
2 1 (12.50%) Document Management
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Java
1 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CCNP
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) IBM
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Aruba
2 1 (12.50%) F5
2 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds
2 1 (12.50%) Juniper
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix