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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 24 24 32
Rank change year-on-year
0 +8
Contract jobs citing Cisco 23 33 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 5.17% 5.83% 2.96%
As % of the Vendors category 11.98% 14.47% 5.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 18 4
Average daily rate
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£440 £300 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.66% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £259 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £398 £382
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.55% +3.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 1
Average hourly rate - £13.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -35.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.25 £19.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+14.10% -22.00%
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
192 228 194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 43.15% 40.28% 52.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 112 79
Average daily rate £413 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £245 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 16 12
Average hourly rate £11.75 £13.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.61% -13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £23.75 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.97 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-0.18% +2.70%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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
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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 +6 22 £445 +48.33% 6
Mansfield - - - -
Cisco
East Midlands

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 25 (58.14%) VMware
2 19 (44.19%) Firewall
3 18 (41.86%) ITIL
3 18 (41.86%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (39.53%) CCNA
5 16 (37.21%) HP
6 15 (34.88%) Windows
6 15 (34.88%) Wireless
7 14 (32.56%) SAN
7 14 (32.56%) Active Directory
7 14 (32.56%) Change Control
8 13 (30.23%) CheckPoint
9 12 (27.91%) CCNP
10 11 (25.58%) CCIE
10 11 (25.58%) Windows Server 2008
10 11 (25.58%) Blue Coat
10 11 (25.58%) Cisco Nexus
11 10 (23.26%) ProxySG
11 10 (23.26%) Nortel Contivity
11 10 (23.26%) Load Balancing
11 10 (23.26%) VMware ESXi
11 10 (23.26%) NAS
11 10 (23.26%) Nortel
12 9 (20.93%) Degree
13 8 (18.60%) VMware Infrastructure
13 8 (18.60%) Microsoft
14 7 (16.28%) Windows XP
14 7 (16.28%) MS Exchange
14 7 (16.28%) Windows 7
14 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2012

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 (16.28%) MS Exchange
2 5 (11.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (4.65%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.33%) Liferay
Applications
1 4 (9.30%) MS Office
2 3 (6.98%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.33%) CATIA
3 1 (2.33%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) SAP FI
1 1 (2.33%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (2.33%) SAP CO
1 1 (2.33%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 19 (44.19%) Firewall
2 15 (34.88%) Wireless
3 14 (32.56%) SAN
4 11 (25.58%) Cisco Nexus
5 10 (23.26%) Nortel Contivity
5 10 (23.26%) NAS
6 6 (13.95%) LAN
7 4 (9.30%) Network Security
7 4 (9.30%) WAN
8 3 (6.98%) WLAN
8 3 (6.98%) DHCP
8 3 (6.98%) VPN
8 3 (6.98%) DNS
8 3 (6.98%) Cisco ICM
9 2 (4.65%) VLAN
9 2 (4.65%) OSPF
9 2 (4.65%) TCP/IP
10 1 (2.33%) OpenFlow
10 1 (2.33%) ISDN
10 1 (2.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.65%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.33%) MySQL
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.33%) SAP BW
General
1 4 (9.30%) Banking
2 2 (4.65%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.33%) Finance
3 1 (2.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (34.88%) Network Engineer
2 9 (20.93%) Support Engineer
3 5 (11.63%) Architect
4 4 (9.30%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Voice Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Server Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (9.30%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (6.98%) Consultant
5 3 (6.98%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (6.98%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) IT Support Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Network Specialist
5 3 (6.98%) IT Support
6 2 (4.65%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Server Support Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Security Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Network Architect
6 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.65%) VXML
2 1 (2.33%) ADSI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.65%) IVR
1 2 (4.65%) NHS
2 1 (2.33%) Clustering
2 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 15 (34.88%) Windows
2 11 (25.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (16.28%) Windows XP
3 7 (16.28%) Windows 7
3 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.33%) AIX
5 1 (2.33%) Linux
5 1 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (41.86%) ITIL
2 14 (32.56%) Change Control
3 10 (23.26%) Load Balancing
4 5 (11.63%) Project Management
5 4 (9.30%) Migration
6 2 (4.65%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (4.65%) TOGAF
6 2 (4.65%) Cisco ICM Scripting
7 1 (2.33%) UML
7 1 (2.33%) Contact Management
7 1 (2.33%) Scrum
7 1 (2.33%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.33%) Data Management
7 1 (2.33%) BPMN
7 1 (2.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (2.33%) Network Architecture
7 1 (2.33%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.98%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (41.86%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (39.53%) CCNA
3 12 (27.91%) CCNP
4 11 (25.58%) CCIE
5 9 (20.93%) Degree
6 2 (4.65%) Security Cleared
7 1 (2.33%) MCSE
7 1 (2.33%) MCP
7 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (2.33%) JNCIA
7 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 14 (32.56%) Active Directory
2 10 (23.26%) ProxySG
2 10 (23.26%) VMware ESXi
3 8 (18.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (11.63%) Hyper-V
5 2 (4.65%) vSphere
6 1 (2.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.33%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (2.33%) SCCM
2 1 (2.33%) SCOM
2 1 (2.33%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 25 (58.14%) VMware
2 16 (37.21%) HP
3 13 (30.23%) CheckPoint
4 11 (25.58%) Blue Coat
5 10 (23.26%) Nortel
6 8 (18.60%) Microsoft
7 4 (9.30%) Juniper
8 3 (6.98%) Dell
9 2 (4.65%) NetScout
9 2 (4.65%) Avaya
9 2 (4.65%) NetApp
9 2 (4.65%) Citrix
9 2 (4.65%) AlgoSec
10 1 (2.33%) Oracle
10 1 (2.33%) SAP
10 1 (2.33%) EMC
10 1 (2.33%) IBM
10 1 (2.33%) Red Hat
10 1 (2.33%) Convergys
10 1 (2.33%) F5
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