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 27 July 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.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 37 28 28
Rank change year-on-year
-9 0
Contract jobs citing Cisco 5 12 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.39% 3.28% 3.06%
As % of the Vendors category 3.25% 9.38% 10.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 8
Median daily rate £350 £379 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.52% -13.48%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £11.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.88% -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
154 128 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 42.78% 34.97% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 81 69
Median daily rate £425 £425 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 4
Median hourly rate £11.50 £16.83 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.64% +52.95%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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
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 27 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -5 5 £350 -14.00% 2
Cisco
East Midlands

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, 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 11 (55.00%) Windows
1 11 (55.00%) VMware
1 11 (55.00%) Firewall
2 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (35.00%) Data Centre
4 6 (30.00%) HP
4 6 (30.00%) WAN
4 6 (30.00%) MCSE
4 6 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (25.00%) MS Exchange
5 5 (25.00%) LAN
5 5 (25.00%) Dell
5 5 (25.00%) DNS
5 5 (25.00%) CCNA
5 5 (25.00%) SAN
5 5 (25.00%) Windows Server
6 4 (20.00%) DHCP
6 4 (20.00%) ITIL
7 3 (15.00%) MCSA
7 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
7 3 (15.00%) EMC
7 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (15.00%) Palo Alto
7 3 (15.00%) EMC VNX
7 3 (15.00%) Nimble Storage
8 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement

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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (55.00%) Firewall
2 6 (30.00%) WAN
3 5 (25.00%) DNS
3 5 (25.00%) LAN
3 5 (25.00%) SAN
4 4 (20.00%) DHCP
5 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (10.00%) BGP
6 2 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (10.00%) Internet
6 2 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (10.00%) Wireless
7 1 (5.00%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (5.00%) LTE
7 1 (5.00%) NAS
7 1 (5.00%) NX-OS
7 1 (5.00%) Radio Access Network
7 1 (5.00%) VoLTE
7 1 (5.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
General
1 2 (10.00%) Banking
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
1 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (20.00%) Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 3 (15.00%) Network Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Network Support
3 2 (10.00%) Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Network Support Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Server Support
4 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (15.00%) EMC VNX
3 2 (10.00%) iPad
4 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.00%) Driving Licence
4 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (5.00%) iSeries
4 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (55.00%) Windows
2 5 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (10.00%) Linux
3 2 (10.00%) Unix
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) ITIL
2 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (10.00%) SDLC
2 2 (10.00%) Service Management
3 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (5.00%) Change Management
3 1 (5.00%) Data Loss Prevention
3 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Transformation
3 1 (5.00%) ITSM
3 1 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (5.00%) Migration
3 1 (5.00%) Network Management
3 1 (5.00%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (5.00%) Planning and Forecasting
3 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (5.00%) Storage Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (30.00%) MCSE
4 5 (25.00%) CCNA
5 3 (15.00%) MCSA
6 1 (5.00%) CCIE
6 1 (5.00%) CCNP
6 1 (5.00%) Degree
6 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
6 1 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (10.00%) VMware Server
4 1 (5.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (5.00%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) VMware
2 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (30.00%) HP
4 5 (25.00%) Dell
5 3 (15.00%) EMC
5 3 (15.00%) Nimble Storage
5 3 (15.00%) Palo Alto
6 2 (10.00%) IBM
6 2 (10.00%) Juniper
6 2 (10.00%) Remedy
7 1 (5.00%) Blue Coat
7 1 (5.00%) BMC
7 1 (5.00%) BT
7 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
7 1 (5.00%) Ericsson
7 1 (5.00%) Huawei
7 1 (5.00%) Intel
7 1 (5.00%) Mapinfo
7 1 (5.00%) NetApp
7 1 (5.00%) Nokia