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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 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.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
Rank 41 32 39
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +7
Contract jobs citing Cisco 8 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.65% 1.36% 1.43%
As % of the Vendors category 4.12% 3.45% 3.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 5
Median daily rate £400 £183 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+119.17% -51.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £137 £172
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £234 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.75 £28.38 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.77% +41.87%

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
194 116 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 40.00% 39.32% 37.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 73 76
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £200 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 0 11
Median hourly rate £14.25 - £16.75
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 - £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.63 - £42.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +32.35%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northamptonshire region citing Cisco as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 22 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -11 6 £400 +77.77% 3
Kettering - 2 £300 -
Cisco
East Midlands

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 22 (88.00%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (56.00%) CCNA
2 14 (56.00%) Firewall
3 12 (48.00%) Cisco ASA
4 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 10 (40.00%) ITIL
4 10 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 7 (28.00%) Data Centre
5 7 (28.00%) MCSE
5 7 (28.00%) CCNP
5 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (24.00%) LAN
6 6 (24.00%) Linux
6 6 (24.00%) PRINCE2
6 6 (24.00%) Unix
6 6 (24.00%) NetApp
6 6 (24.00%) CheckPoint
6 6 (24.00%) CAD
6 6 (24.00%) Project Management
6 6 (24.00%) ITIL V3
6 6 (24.00%) Degree
6 6 (24.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (24.00%) VMware
6 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (24.00%) SDLC
6 6 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (24.00%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (24.00%) Data Loss Prevention
7 5 (20.00%) NX-OS
7 5 (20.00%) SAN

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 14 (56.00%) Firewall
2 12 (48.00%) Cisco ASA
3 10 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 6 (24.00%) LAN
5 5 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
5 5 (20.00%) NX-OS
5 5 (20.00%) SAN
5 5 (20.00%) Wireshark
6 4 (16.00%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (8.00%) Cisco IPT
7 2 (8.00%) IP Telephony
7 2 (8.00%) WAN
7 2 (8.00%) Wireless
8 1 (4.00%) Intranet
8 1 (4.00%) PABX
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Technical Leader
3 3 (12.00%) Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Architect
3 3 (12.00%) Firewall Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (12.00%) Network Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Network Support
4 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Cisco Voice Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Network Support Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Support Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Voice Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Voice Network Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (24.00%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (12.00%) Client/Server
4 2 (8.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) Linux
1 6 (24.00%) Unix
2 4 (16.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) ITIL
2 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (24.00%) CAD
2 6 (24.00%) Data Loss Prevention
2 6 (24.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (24.00%) ITIL V3
2 6 (24.00%) PRINCE2
2 6 (24.00%) Project Management
2 6 (24.00%) SDLC
3 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (12.00%) TOGAF
4 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Transformation
4 1 (4.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (88.00%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (56.00%) CCNA
3 7 (28.00%) CCNP
3 7 (28.00%) MCSE
3 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (24.00%) Degree
5 5 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 5 (20.00%) Security Cleared
6 3 (12.00%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (8.00%) CCSE
7 2 (8.00%) JNCIA
System Software
1 6 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (4.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (24.00%) CheckPoint
2 6 (24.00%) NetApp
2 6 (24.00%) VMware
3 5 (20.00%) SolarWinds
4 4 (16.00%) F5
4 4 (16.00%) Juniper
5 3 (12.00%) EMC
6 2 (8.00%) Aruba
6 2 (8.00%) Extreme Networks
6 2 (8.00%) Meraki
6 2 (8.00%) Samsung
7 1 (4.00%) Draytek