The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 27 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 39 30 25
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -5
Contract jobs citing Cisco 6 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.46% 1.00% 1.04%
As % of the Vendors category 4.00% 3.03% 2.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 2
Average daily rate
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£313 - £175
90% offered a daily rate of more than £159 - £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £436 - £215
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £17.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+18.30% -15.47%
Cisco
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire region.

Vendors Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
150 99 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 36.59% 32.89% 35.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 24 35
Average daily rate £350 £319 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.80% +15.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £175 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £555 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 18 5
Average hourly rate £16.75 £16.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.51% -10.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £14.50 £18.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £18.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.22 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+4.36% -13.15%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Cisco
Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

Cisco Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Cisco
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -8 3 £463 - 2
Wellingborough - - - -
Cisco
East Midlands

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 14 (77.78%) LAN
1 14 (77.78%) WAN
2 13 (72.22%) SAN
3 11 (61.11%) Windows
4 9 (50.00%) Linux
5 8 (44.44%) Apache
5 8 (44.44%) Tomcat
5 8 (44.44%) MySQL
5 8 (44.44%) Oracle
5 8 (44.44%) Open Source
6 7 (38.89%) Google Apps
6 7 (38.89%) Java
6 7 (38.89%) Firewall
6 7 (38.89%) Google
7 6 (33.33%) VMware
7 6 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (27.78%) CCIE
8 5 (27.78%) Migration
8 5 (27.78%) Wireshark
8 5 (27.78%) Cisco IOS
8 5 (27.78%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (27.78%) SolarWinds
8 5 (27.78%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (27.78%) Cisco Prime
9 4 (22.22%) hybris
9 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (22.22%) HP
9 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (22.22%) E-Commerce
10 3 (16.67%) OpenStack

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 8 (44.44%) Apache
1 8 (44.44%) Tomcat
2 3 (16.67%) OpenStack
3 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Office
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (38.89%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 14 (77.78%) LAN
1 14 (77.78%) WAN
2 13 (72.22%) SAN
3 7 (38.89%) Firewall
4 5 (27.78%) Wireshark
4 5 (27.78%) Cisco IOS
4 5 (27.78%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (27.78%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (5.56%) ADSL
5 1 (5.56%) DHCP
5 1 (5.56%) DNS
5 1 (5.56%) MPLS
5 1 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (5.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) MySQL
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (11.11%) Retail
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (16.67%) Analyst
1 3 (16.67%) Network Engineer
1 3 (16.67%) Deployment Engineer
1 3 (16.67%) Server Analyst
1 3 (16.67%) Storage Analyst
1 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Designer
1 3 (16.67%) Designer
2 2 (11.11%) Network Support
2 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Field Service Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (5.56%) Administrator
3 1 (5.56%) Field Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Consultant
3 1 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (5.56%) Programme Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Network Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Open Source
2 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 11 (61.11%) Windows
2 9 (50.00%) Linux
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.56%) CentOS
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Migration
2 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (22.22%) E-Commerce
3 2 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.56%) CAD
4 1 (5.56%) Project Management
4 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
4 1 (5.56%) Coaching
4 1 (5.56%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) Java
2 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (27.78%) CCIE
3 1 (5.56%) MCSE
3 1 (5.56%) CCNA
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.56%) MCITP
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (5.56%) SCCM
2 1 (5.56%) SCOM
2 1 (5.56%) SCVMM
2 1 (5.56%) Ansible
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Oracle
2 7 (38.89%) Google
3 6 (33.33%) VMware
4 5 (27.78%) SolarWinds
5 4 (22.22%) hybris
5 4 (22.22%) HP
6 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
6 1 (5.56%) NetApp
6 1 (5.56%) Nokia
6 1 (5.56%) CheckPoint
6 1 (5.56%) Websense