The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 17 20 29
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +9
Contract jobs citing Cisco 22 33 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 7.12% 7.04% 2.60%
As % of the Vendors category 15.60% 18.54% 5.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 21 4
Average daily rate
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£425 £300 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £425 £382
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Average hourly rate - £13.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.75 £20.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+1.21% -8.88%
Cisco
Nottinghamshire

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

Vendors Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
141 178 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 45.63% 37.95% 51.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 99 60
Average daily rate £400 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £245 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 11 9
Average hourly rate £13.50 £16.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% +26.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

Cisco
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Cisco Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 20 (52.63%) VMware
2 15 (39.47%) Windows
3 14 (36.84%) ITIL
3 14 (36.84%) HP
4 13 (34.21%) Firewall
5 12 (31.58%) Active Directory
6 11 (28.95%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (28.95%) SAN
7 10 (26.32%) CCNA
8 9 (23.68%) Microsoft
8 9 (23.68%) CheckPoint
8 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (21.05%) Wireless
9 8 (21.05%) CCNP
9 8 (21.05%) Cisco Nexus
10 7 (18.42%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (18.42%) Change Control
10 7 (18.42%) CCIE
10 7 (18.42%) Windows XP
10 7 (18.42%) Blue Coat
10 7 (18.42%) Windows 7
11 6 (15.79%) NAS
11 6 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
11 6 (15.79%) Nortel Contivity
11 6 (15.79%) Load Balancing
11 6 (15.79%) ProxySG
11 6 (15.79%) Nortel
11 6 (15.79%) MS Exchange
11 6 (15.79%) WAN
11 6 (15.79%) VMware ESXi

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 6 (15.79%) MS Exchange
2 5 (13.16%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (7.89%) SharePoint
3 3 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.63%) Liferay
4 1 (2.63%) Lync
4 1 (2.63%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) MS Office
1 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) CATIA
2 1 (2.63%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) SAP FI
1 2 (5.26%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (5.26%) SAP CO
2 1 (2.63%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 13 (34.21%) Firewall
2 11 (28.95%) SAN
3 8 (21.05%) Wireless
3 8 (21.05%) Cisco Nexus
4 6 (15.79%) NAS
4 6 (15.79%) Nortel Contivity
4 6 (15.79%) WAN
5 5 (13.16%) LAN
6 4 (10.53%) Network Security
6 4 (10.53%) Cisco ICM
7 3 (7.89%) DHCP
7 3 (7.89%) TCP/IP
7 3 (7.89%) VPN
7 3 (7.89%) DNS
8 2 (5.26%) MPLS
8 2 (5.26%) OSPF
8 2 (5.26%) VLAN
9 1 (2.63%) OpenFlow
9 1 (2.63%) BGP-4
9 1 (2.63%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (5.26%) SAP BW
2 1 (2.63%) MySQL
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (13.16%) Banking
2 3 (7.89%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (7.89%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.63%) Finance
3 1 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (21.05%) Network Engineer
2 7 (18.42%) Architect
2 7 (18.42%) Support Engineer
3 5 (13.16%) Voice Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (10.53%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (7.89%) Consultant
5 3 (7.89%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) IT Support Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) IT Support
5 3 (7.89%) Network Specialist
6 2 (5.26%) Cisco Voice Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Security Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Network Architect
6 2 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Server Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (5.26%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.26%) VXML
2 1 (2.63%) .NET
2 1 (2.63%) ADSI
2 1 (2.63%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) NHS
1 2 (5.26%) IVR
2 1 (2.63%) PKI
2 1 (2.63%) Mainframe
2 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.63%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 15 (39.47%) Windows
2 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (18.42%) Windows 7
3 7 (18.42%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (18.42%) Windows XP
4 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (5.26%) AIX
5 2 (5.26%) Linux
5 2 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (36.84%) ITIL
2 7 (18.42%) Change Control
3 6 (15.79%) Load Balancing
4 2 (5.26%) BPMN
4 2 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (5.26%) Cisco ICM Scripting
4 2 (5.26%) UML
4 2 (5.26%) Project Management
4 2 (5.26%) Scrum
4 2 (5.26%) TOGAF
5 1 (2.63%) Software Engineering
5 1 (2.63%) Business Analysis
5 1 (2.63%) Data Management
5 1 (2.63%) Contact Management
5 1 (2.63%) Migration
5 1 (2.63%) Data Modelling
5 1 (2.63%) Capacity Management
5 1 (2.63%) Network Architecture
5 1 (2.63%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.16%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (28.95%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (26.32%) CCNA
3 8 (21.05%) CCNP
4 7 (18.42%) CCIE
5 5 (13.16%) Degree
6 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.63%) MCP
6 1 (2.63%) MCSE
6 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.63%) JNCIA
System Software
1 12 (31.58%) Active Directory
2 6 (15.79%) ProxySG
2 6 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (15.79%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (13.16%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.63%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.63%) SCCM
2 1 (2.63%) SCOM
2 1 (2.63%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (2.63%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (2.63%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 20 (52.63%) VMware
2 14 (36.84%) HP
3 9 (23.68%) Microsoft
3 9 (23.68%) CheckPoint
4 7 (18.42%) Blue Coat
5 6 (15.79%) Nortel
6 4 (10.53%) Juniper
7 3 (7.89%) Dell
7 3 (7.89%) IBM
8 2 (5.26%) Oracle
8 2 (5.26%) SAP
8 2 (5.26%) Citrix
8 2 (5.26%) Avaya
8 2 (5.26%) NetApp
8 2 (5.26%) Red Hat
8 2 (5.26%) NetScout
8 2 (5.26%) AlgoSec
9 1 (2.63%) F5
9 1 (2.63%) RightFax
9 1 (2.63%) Symantec