The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 37 20 27
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +7
Contract jobs citing Cisco 16 25 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 3.29% 6.11% 4.17%
As % of the Vendors category 7.92% 13.30% 9.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 2
Average daily rate £266 £338 £188
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.11% +80.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £301 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £400 £238
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £329
% change year-on-year
- +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 1
Average hourly rate £12.00 £22.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.66% +73.07%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +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 Nottinghamshire region.

Vendors Category
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
202 188 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 41.56% 45.97% 41.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 82 58
Average daily rate £300 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £295 £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 22 12 13
Average hourly rate £12.00 £13.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -3.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.80 £11.15 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £22.50 £18.88
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.40 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+29.31% +5.45%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

Cisco
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Cisco Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

Cisco
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 8 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
Nottingham -18 15 £300 -11.11% 5
Cisco
East Midlands

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 27 (50.00%) Firewall
2 26 (48.15%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (38.89%) Juniper
4 20 (37.04%) Windows
5 19 (35.19%) CheckPoint
5 19 (35.19%) Citrix
5 19 (35.19%) VMware
5 19 (35.19%) Data Centre
6 18 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 18 (33.33%) ITIL
7 16 (29.63%) LAN
7 16 (29.63%) WAN
7 16 (29.63%) CCNP
7 16 (29.63%) Cisco ASA
8 15 (27.78%) F5
8 15 (27.78%) CCNA
9 14 (25.93%) Network Security
9 14 (25.93%) Windows Server
10 13 (24.07%) Microsoft
11 10 (18.52%) CCSA
11 10 (18.52%) Blue Coat
11 10 (18.52%) CCSE
11 10 (18.52%) TACACS
11 10 (18.52%) SAN
11 10 (18.52%) Nokia
11 10 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
12 8 (14.81%) Security Cleared
13 7 (12.96%) VMware Infrastructure
13 7 (12.96%) DHCP
13 7 (12.96%) TCP/IP

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 (12.96%) MS Exchange
2 5 (9.26%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (9.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.70%) IIS
4 1 (1.85%) CMS
4 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (12.96%) MS Office
2 5 (9.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Advent Geneva
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (50.00%) Firewall
2 16 (29.63%) Cisco ASA
2 16 (29.63%) LAN
2 16 (29.63%) WAN
3 14 (25.93%) Network Security
4 10 (18.52%) SAN
4 10 (18.52%) TACACS
5 7 (12.96%) DHCP
5 7 (12.96%) TCP/IP
5 7 (12.96%) VPN
6 6 (11.11%) VLAN
7 4 (7.41%) BGP
7 4 (7.41%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (7.41%) NetScaler
8 3 (5.56%) DNS
8 3 (5.56%) Reverse Proxy
8 3 (5.56%) Wireless
9 2 (3.70%) Cisco ICM
9 2 (3.70%) Cisco PIX
9 2 (3.70%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.70%) SQL Server
1 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (3.70%) Finance
1 2 (3.70%) Retail
2 1 (1.85%) Legal
2 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 12 (22.22%) Analyst
3 11 (20.37%) Network Analyst
4 10 (18.52%) Network Security Analyst
4 10 (18.52%) Security Analyst
5 9 (16.67%) Support Engineer
6 7 (12.96%) 3rd Line Support
6 7 (12.96%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 5 (9.26%) Cisco Engineer
7 5 (9.26%) Consultant
7 5 (9.26%) VMware Engineer
8 4 (7.41%) Deployment Engineer
8 4 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (7.41%) SAN Engineer
8 4 (7.41%) SAN Support
8 4 (7.41%) VMware Support Engineer
9 2 (3.70%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (3.70%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
9 2 (3.70%) Cisco Voice Engineer
9 2 (3.70%) VMware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.70%) HTML
2 1 (1.85%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (35.19%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.56%) Private Cloud
3 2 (3.70%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.85%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.85%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.85%) Replication
4 1 (1.85%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 20 (37.04%) Windows
2 14 (25.93%) Windows Server
3 10 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (11.11%) Windows 7
4 6 (11.11%) Windows XP
5 2 (3.70%) Unix
5 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.85%) Linux
6 1 (1.85%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.85%) Solaris
6 1 (1.85%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (33.33%) ITIL
2 5 (9.26%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (7.41%) Load Balancing
4 3 (5.56%) Network Design
5 2 (3.70%) Business Continuity
5 2 (3.70%) Change Management
5 2 (3.70%) People Management
6 1 (1.85%) Business Analysis
6 1 (1.85%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (1.85%) Capacity Management
6 1 (1.85%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (1.85%) Change Control
6 1 (1.85%) Data Protection
6 1 (1.85%) ERP
6 1 (1.85%) High Availability
6 1 (1.85%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (1.85%) Migration
6 1 (1.85%) Network Load Balancing
6 1 (1.85%) Network Optimisation
6 1 (1.85%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.26%) SQL
2 1 (1.85%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 26 (48.15%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (29.63%) CCNP
3 15 (27.78%) CCNA
4 10 (18.52%) CCSA
4 10 (18.52%) CCSE
5 8 (14.81%) Security Cleared
6 7 (12.96%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.85%) CCIE
7 1 (1.85%) CCVP
7 1 (1.85%) DBS Check
7 1 (1.85%) Degree
7 1 (1.85%) HND
7 1 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 7 (12.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (11.11%) vSphere
4 2 (3.70%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.70%) XenApp
5 1 (1.85%) Firmware
5 1 (1.85%) NFS
5 1 (1.85%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (5.56%) Backup Exec
1 3 (5.56%) SCCM
2 2 (3.70%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (3.70%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (1.85%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 21 (38.89%) Juniper
2 19 (35.19%) CheckPoint
2 19 (35.19%) Citrix
2 19 (35.19%) VMware
3 15 (27.78%) F5
4 13 (24.07%) Microsoft
5 10 (18.52%) Blue Coat
5 10 (18.52%) Nokia
6 5 (9.26%) NetApp
7 3 (5.56%) Dell
7 3 (5.56%) EMC
8 2 (3.70%) Apple
8 2 (3.70%) HP
8 2 (3.70%) Symantec
9 1 (1.85%) 3PAR
9 1 (1.85%) Advent
9 1 (1.85%) Aruba
9 1 (1.85%) Brocade
9 1 (1.85%) BT
9 1 (1.85%) SonicWALL