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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 17 15 15
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Contract jobs citing Cisco 5 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 3.40% 4.65% 4.39%
As % of the Vendors category 6.85% 10.34% 10.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate
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- £475 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £22.25
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +1.12%
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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
73 58 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 49.66% 44.96% 42.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 29 22
Average daily rate £425 £413 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +26.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £258 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £505 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.36 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.48% -25.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £18.36 £23.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £18.36 £25.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.48
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.16%

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
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 31 July 2015, 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 6 (50.00%) Ethernet
1 6 (50.00%) VoIP
1 6 (50.00%) Firewall
2 5 (41.67%) SSH
2 5 (41.67%) MPLS
2 5 (41.67%) SNMP
2 5 (41.67%) VPN
2 5 (41.67%) Data Centre
3 4 (33.33%) VoLTE
3 4 (33.33%) Test Planning
3 4 (33.33%) MGW
3 4 (33.33%) 4G
3 4 (33.33%) Radio Access Network
3 4 (33.33%) HTTPS
3 4 (33.33%) ATM
3 4 (33.33%) SDH
3 4 (33.33%) SS7
3 4 (33.33%) Telnet
3 4 (33.33%) 3G
3 4 (33.33%) FTP
3 4 (33.33%) HTTP
3 4 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 4 (33.33%) SIGTRAN
3 4 (33.33%) GGSN
3 4 (33.33%) SGSN
3 4 (33.33%) Back Office
3 4 (33.33%) IPsec
3 4 (33.33%) Validation
3 4 (33.33%) 2G
4 3 (25.00%) WAN

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
1 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) VoIP
1 6 (50.00%) Ethernet
1 6 (50.00%) Firewall
2 5 (41.67%) MPLS
2 5 (41.67%) SSH
2 5 (41.67%) SNMP
2 5 (41.67%) VPN
3 4 (33.33%) HTTPS
3 4 (33.33%) FTP
3 4 (33.33%) HTTP
3 4 (33.33%) SDH
3 4 (33.33%) ATM
3 4 (33.33%) SIGTRAN
3 4 (33.33%) GGSN
3 4 (33.33%) SGSN
3 4 (33.33%) 3G
3 4 (33.33%) SS7
3 4 (33.33%) Telnet
3 4 (33.33%) IPsec
3 4 (33.33%) 2G
General
1 4 (33.33%) Back Office
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Tester
1 4 (33.33%) Technical Tester
2 2 (16.67%) Voice Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco Voice Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (8.33%) IP Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Network Architect
3 1 (8.33%) IP Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Validation
1 4 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
1 4 (33.33%) Test Planning
2 2 (16.67%) Network Design
2 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE
3 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (8.33%) Network Planning
3 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (8.33%) Time Management
3 1 (8.33%) Security Architecture
3 1 (8.33%) Capacity Management
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) CCIE
1 1 (8.33%) CCNP
1 1 (8.33%) CCDP
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Server
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) F5
2 1 (8.33%) EMC
2 1 (8.33%) Juniper
2 1 (8.33%) VMware
2 1 (8.33%) Brocade
2 1 (8.33%) Riverbed