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 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 36 13 20
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +7
Contract jobs citing Cisco 14 26 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 3.10% 7.30% 5.02%
As % of the Vendors category 7.53% 16.46% 11.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 14 2
Average daily rate £300 £338 £188
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +80.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £300 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £418 £238
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Average hourly rate £10.50 £22.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.33% +73.07%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +20.00%
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
186 158 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 41.15% 44.38% 45.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 71 57
Average daily rate £310 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £297 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 9 11
Average hourly rate £12.00 £13.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.80 £10.95 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £24.75 £20.10
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 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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016, 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 26 (50.98%) Firewall
2 24 (47.06%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (39.22%) Juniper
3 20 (39.22%) Windows
4 19 (37.25%) Citrix
4 19 (37.25%) CheckPoint
4 19 (37.25%) VMware
5 18 (35.29%) Active Directory
5 18 (35.29%) Data Centre
6 17 (33.33%) ITIL
7 16 (31.37%) WAN
8 15 (29.41%) LAN
8 15 (29.41%) F5
9 14 (27.45%) Windows Server
9 14 (27.45%) CCNP
9 14 (27.45%) Network Security
9 14 (27.45%) Cisco ASA
10 13 (25.49%) CCNA
10 13 (25.49%) Microsoft
11 10 (19.61%) TACACS
11 10 (19.61%) Nokia
11 10 (19.61%) Windows Server 2008
11 10 (19.61%) CCSA
11 10 (19.61%) Blue Coat
11 10 (19.61%) CCSE
12 9 (17.65%) SAN
13 7 (13.73%) DHCP
13 7 (13.73%) TCP/IP
13 7 (13.73%) MS Office
13 7 (13.73%) MS Exchange

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 7 (13.73%) MS Exchange
2 5 (9.80%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (9.80%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.92%) IIS
4 1 (1.96%) CMS
4 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (13.73%) MS Office
2 5 (9.80%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Advent Geneva
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.80%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (50.98%) Firewall
2 16 (31.37%) WAN
3 15 (29.41%) LAN
4 14 (27.45%) Cisco ASA
4 14 (27.45%) Network Security
5 10 (19.61%) TACACS
6 9 (17.65%) SAN
7 7 (13.73%) DHCP
7 7 (13.73%) TCP/IP
8 6 (11.76%) VPN
9 4 (7.84%) BGP
9 4 (7.84%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (7.84%) VLAN
10 3 (5.88%) DNS
10 3 (5.88%) NetScaler
10 3 (5.88%) Reverse Proxy
11 2 (3.92%) LDAP
11 2 (3.92%) SMTP
11 2 (3.92%) SSL
11 2 (3.92%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.92%) SQL Server
1 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (3.92%) Finance
1 2 (3.92%) Retail
2 1 (1.96%) Legal
2 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 11 (21.57%) Analyst
3 10 (19.61%) Network Analyst
3 10 (19.61%) Network Security Analyst
3 10 (19.61%) Security Analyst
4 9 (17.65%) Support Engineer
5 7 (13.73%) 3rd Line Support
5 7 (13.73%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (9.80%) Consultant
6 5 (9.80%) VMware Engineer
7 4 (7.84%) Cisco Engineer
7 4 (7.84%) Deployment Engineer
7 4 (7.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (7.84%) SAN Engineer
7 4 (7.84%) SAN Support
7 4 (7.84%) VMware Support Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Network Support
8 2 (3.92%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.92%) HTML
2 1 (1.96%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (35.29%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.88%) Private Cloud
3 1 (1.96%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.96%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.96%) Replication
3 1 (1.96%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 20 (39.22%) Windows
2 14 (27.45%) Windows Server
3 10 (19.61%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (11.76%) Windows 7
4 6 (11.76%) Windows XP
5 2 (3.92%) Unix
5 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.96%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.96%) Solaris
6 1 (1.96%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (33.33%) ITIL
2 4 (7.84%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (5.88%) Load Balancing
3 3 (5.88%) Network Design
4 2 (3.92%) People Management
5 1 (1.96%) Business Analysis
5 1 (1.96%) Business Continuity
5 1 (1.96%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (1.96%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (1.96%) Change Control
5 1 (1.96%) Change Management
5 1 (1.96%) Data Protection
5 1 (1.96%) ERP
5 1 (1.96%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (1.96%) Migration
5 1 (1.96%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (1.96%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.80%) SQL
2 1 (1.96%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.96%) VBA
Qualifications
1 24 (47.06%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (27.45%) CCNP
3 13 (25.49%) CCNA
4 10 (19.61%) CCSA
4 10 (19.61%) CCSE
5 7 (13.73%) SC Cleared
5 7 (13.73%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.96%) DBS Check
6 1 (1.96%) Degree
6 1 (1.96%) HND
6 1 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (35.29%) Active Directory
2 7 (13.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (11.76%) vSphere
4 2 (3.92%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.92%) XenApp
5 1 (1.96%) NFS
5 1 (1.96%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (5.88%) Backup Exec
1 3 (5.88%) SCCM
2 2 (3.92%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (1.96%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.96%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 20 (39.22%) Juniper
2 19 (37.25%) CheckPoint
2 19 (37.25%) Citrix
2 19 (37.25%) VMware
3 15 (29.41%) F5
4 13 (25.49%) Microsoft
5 10 (19.61%) Blue Coat
5 10 (19.61%) Nokia
6 5 (9.80%) NetApp
7 3 (5.88%) Dell
7 3 (5.88%) EMC
8 2 (3.92%) Apple
8 2 (3.92%) HP
8 2 (3.92%) Symantec
9 1 (1.96%) 3PAR
9 1 (1.96%) Advent
9 1 (1.96%) Avaya
9 1 (1.96%) Brocade
9 1 (1.96%) BT