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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 21 22 25
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Contract jobs citing Cisco 11 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 4.17% 3.37% 1.23%
As % of the Vendors category 8.03% 7.14% 2.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 2
Average daily rate
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£203 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-46.00% +15.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.25 £18.52 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+14.77% -11.83%
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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
137 84 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 51.89% 47.19% 58.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 45 22
Average daily rate £350 £350 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +29.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 11
Average hourly rate £10.00 £165.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-93.93% +842.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 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 10 (43.48%) Lync
2 7 (30.43%) Telecoms
3 6 (26.09%) MPLS
3 6 (26.09%) WAN
3 6 (26.09%) Internet
4 5 (21.74%) ITIL
5 4 (17.39%) Service Delivery
5 4 (17.39%) PRINCE2
5 4 (17.39%) Ethernet
5 4 (17.39%) VPN
5 4 (17.39%) SLA
5 4 (17.39%) PRINCE
5 4 (17.39%) ADSL
5 4 (17.39%) Broadband
5 4 (17.39%) ISDN
5 4 (17.39%) LLU
5 4 (17.39%) PSTN
6 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (13.04%) Firewall
6 3 (13.04%) VMware
7 2 (8.70%) MGCP
7 2 (8.70%) RNC
7 2 (8.70%) TOGAF
7 2 (8.70%) LAN
7 2 (8.70%) EMC
7 2 (8.70%) Windows XP
7 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
7 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
7 2 (8.70%) Windows

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

Application Platforms
1 10 (43.48%) Lync
2 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) WAN
1 6 (26.09%) Internet
1 6 (26.09%) MPLS
2 4 (17.39%) PSTN
2 4 (17.39%) Ethernet
2 4 (17.39%) VPN
2 4 (17.39%) ADSL
2 4 (17.39%) Broadband
2 4 (17.39%) ISDN
2 4 (17.39%) LLU
3 3 (13.04%) Firewall
4 2 (8.70%) MGCP
4 2 (8.70%) LAN
4 2 (8.70%) RNC
4 2 (8.70%) GGSN
4 2 (8.70%) SGSN
4 2 (8.70%) Network Security
4 2 (8.70%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (8.70%) MGW
4 2 (8.70%) Unified Communications
General
1 7 (30.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (21.74%) Solutions Architect
1 5 (21.74%) Architect
2 3 (13.04%) Project Manager
2 3 (13.04%) Test Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Network Specialist
3 2 (8.70%) Support Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Security Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Design Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Communications Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Network Security Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Coordinator
4 1 (4.35%) Network Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
1 2 (8.70%) Windows XP
1 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (8.70%) Windows 8
1 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) ITIL
2 4 (17.39%) PRINCE2
2 4 (17.39%) PRINCE
2 4 (17.39%) Service Delivery
3 2 (8.70%) TOGAF
4 1 (4.35%) Network Design
4 1 (4.35%) Test Management
4 1 (4.35%) Time Management
4 1 (4.35%) Test Strategy
4 1 (4.35%) People Management
4 1 (4.35%) Workflow
4 1 (4.35%) Migration
4 1 (4.35%) Business Continuity
4 1 (4.35%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) MCSA
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.35%) MCSE
2 1 (4.35%) CCNA
2 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (4.35%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) VMware
2 2 (8.70%) Huawei
2 2 (8.70%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) EMC
3 1 (4.35%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 1 (4.35%) CheckPoint
3 1 (4.35%) Cramer
3 1 (4.35%) Sourcefire