The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 21 August 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.

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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 13 15 18
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Contract jobs citing Cisco 6 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 5.41% 2.52% 3.42%
As % of the Vendors category 10.91% 6.38% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 1
Average daily rate
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£438 £406 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +103.12%
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.75 £21.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -5.55%
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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 Newbury region.

Vendors Category
Newbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
55 47 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 49.55% 39.50% 51.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 27 27
Average daily rate £400 £313 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.00% -13.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 8
Average hourly rate - £24.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -30.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.05%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco across the Newbury region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

Cisco
Daily Rate Histogram in Newbury

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the Newbury region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

Cisco Daily Rate Histogram in Newbury

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Newbury

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newbury 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 8 (40.00%) EMC
1 8 (40.00%) SAN
2 7 (35.00%) WAN
2 7 (35.00%) Juniper
2 7 (35.00%) Firewall
2 7 (35.00%) VMware
2 7 (35.00%) Network Security
3 6 (30.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (30.00%) DNS
3 6 (30.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 6 (30.00%) Internet
3 6 (30.00%) MPLS
3 6 (30.00%) BGP
3 6 (30.00%) IPsec
4 5 (25.00%) LAN
4 5 (25.00%) VPN
4 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (20.00%) ADSL
5 4 (20.00%) ATM
5 4 (20.00%) Broadband
5 4 (20.00%) GPRS
5 4 (20.00%) GSM
5 4 (20.00%) SDH
5 4 (20.00%) UMTS
5 4 (20.00%) VoIP
5 4 (20.00%) Ethernet
5 4 (20.00%) IPv6
5 4 (20.00%) Ericsson
5 4 (20.00%) VRRP
5 4 (20.00%) Huawei

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newbury 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.

Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (40.00%) SAN
2 7 (35.00%) WAN
2 7 (35.00%) Firewall
2 7 (35.00%) Network Security
3 6 (30.00%) IPsec
3 6 (30.00%) Internet
3 6 (30.00%) MPLS
3 6 (30.00%) BGP
3 6 (30.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (30.00%) DNS
4 5 (25.00%) VPN
4 5 (25.00%) LAN
5 4 (20.00%) SDH
5 4 (20.00%) UMTS
5 4 (20.00%) VoIP
5 4 (20.00%) ADSL
5 4 (20.00%) ATM
5 4 (20.00%) Broadband
5 4 (20.00%) GPRS
5 4 (20.00%) GSM
General
1 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (10.00%) German Language
Job Titles
1 4 (20.00%) Architect
1 4 (20.00%) Network Engineer
1 4 (20.00%) Consultant
1 4 (20.00%) Test Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Storage Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) Data Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Design Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Project Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Network Design Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Data Centre Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (10.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Network Design Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Network Security Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Lead Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Storage Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Programme Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Network Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Network Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Digital Media
2 1 (5.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
1 2 (10.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (10.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (15.00%) Project Management
1 3 (15.00%) Network Design
1 3 (15.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (10.00%) Validation
2 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (10.00%) Service Management
2 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (5.00%) SIEM
3 1 (5.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) CCIE
2 1 (5.00%) CCNP
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (15.00%) VMware Server
3 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (10.00%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) EMC
2 7 (35.00%) VMware
2 7 (35.00%) Juniper
3 6 (30.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 4 (20.00%) Ericsson
4 4 (20.00%) Huawei
4 4 (20.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 3 (15.00%) F5
6 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (10.00%) NetApp
6 2 (10.00%) Blue Coat
6 2 (10.00%) Citrix
7 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
7 1 (5.00%) Brocade
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