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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 29 39 35
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -4
Contract jobs citing Cisco 7 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 2.33% 1.64% 0.92%
As % of the Vendors category 6.14% 4.24% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 0
Average daily rate £238 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-44.11% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +20.00%
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
114 165 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 38.00% 38.55% 28.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 80 29
Average daily rate £375 £365 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +16.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £120 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £593
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 14
Average hourly rate - £17.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +20.68%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +11 3 £238 -46.47% 2
Brackley - 1 £325 -
Daventry - 1 £135 -
Cisco
East Midlands

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 7 (70.00%) VMware
2 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (50.00%) Windows
4 4 (40.00%) ITIL
4 4 (40.00%) MCSE
4 4 (40.00%) CCNA
4 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (30.00%) Firewall
5 3 (30.00%) SAN
5 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (30.00%) EMC
5 3 (30.00%) MCSA
5 3 (30.00%) DNS
5 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
5 3 (30.00%) Driving Licence
5 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
6 2 (20.00%) EMC VNX
6 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (20.00%) Linux
6 2 (20.00%) DHCP
6 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
6 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
6 2 (20.00%) CCNP
6 2 (20.00%) HP
6 2 (20.00%) Dell
6 2 (20.00%) Service Management

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) DNS
1 3 (30.00%) Firewall
1 3 (30.00%) SAN
2 2 (20.00%) DHCP
2 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (10.00%) Internet
3 1 (10.00%) NAS
3 1 (10.00%) VoIP
3 1 (10.00%) WAN
3 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (10.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
2 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Network Architect
3 1 (10.00%) EMC Storage Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) SAN Storage Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Storage Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Driving Licence
2 2 (20.00%) EMC VNX
2 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (10.00%) Celerra
3 1 (10.00%) CLARiiON
3 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (10.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (10.00%) AIX
4 1 (10.00%) Unix
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (20.00%) Service Management
4 1 (10.00%) Coaching
4 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (10.00%) ERP
4 1 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) CCNA
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (40.00%) MCSE
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (30.00%) MCSA
3 2 (20.00%) CCNP
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (10.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (10.00%) SCDPM
1 1 (10.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) VMware
2 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (30.00%) EMC
4 2 (20.00%) Brocade
4 2 (20.00%) Dell
4 2 (20.00%) HP
5 1 (10.00%) 3PAR
5 1 (10.00%) Citrix
5 1 (10.00%) CommVault
5 1 (10.00%) Dell Compellent
5 1 (10.00%) Fujitsu
5 1 (10.00%) IBM
5 1 (10.00%) Juniper
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle
5 1 (10.00%) SonicWALL
5 1 (10.00%) Twitter
5 1 (10.00%) Veeam
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