The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 42 27 27
Rank change year-on-year
-15 0
Contract jobs citing Cisco 27 22 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 3.66% 4.37% 5.01%
As % of the Vendors category 9.00% 10.84% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 13 9
Average daily rate
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£375 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £193 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £515 £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £335 £315
% change year-on-year
+1.49% +6.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 6
Average hourly rate £40.00 £14.00 £13.43
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+185.71% +4.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £20.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -13.04%
Cisco
South East

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

Vendors Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
300 203 228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 40.65% 40.28% 47.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 101 141
Average daily rate £400 £353 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.47% +3.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £208 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 27 17
Average hourly rate £20.00 £15.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% +14.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.40 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £25.00 £23.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -12.82%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Cisco
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

Cisco Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Cisco
Hourly Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

Cisco Hourly Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

Cisco
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015. 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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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
Oxford -10 9 £323 +1.97% 3
Banbury -3 5 £500 +11.11%
Abingdon -1 1 £150 -
Thame -2 1 - -
Bicester - 1 £375 -
Cisco
South East

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 45 (63.38%) Windows
2 36 (50.70%) WAN
3 31 (43.66%) VMware
4 29 (40.85%) Cisco Certification
5 24 (33.80%) Network Security
6 23 (32.39%) Active Directory
7 22 (30.99%) LAN
7 22 (30.99%) Linux
8 20 (28.17%) DNS
9 19 (26.76%) Juniper
9 19 (26.76%) SAN
9 19 (26.76%) Firewall
10 18 (25.35%) Microsoft
10 18 (25.35%) CCNA
10 18 (25.35%) VMware Infrastructure
10 18 (25.35%) Load Balancing
11 17 (23.94%) ADSL
12 13 (18.31%) Finance
12 13 (18.31%) UNIX
13 12 (16.90%) Wireless
14 11 (15.49%) VoIP
14 11 (15.49%) Windows Server 2008
14 11 (15.49%) Microsoft Azure
14 11 (15.49%) Amazon AWS
15 10 (14.08%) vSphere
15 10 (14.08%) MS Exchange
16 9 (12.68%) HP
17 8 (11.27%) Cyber Security
17 8 (11.27%) Spreadsheet
17 8 (11.27%) Raspberry Pi

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 10 (14.08%) MS Exchange
2 6 (8.45%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (5.63%) SharePoint
4 3 (4.23%) IIS
4 3 (4.23%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (4.23%) WordPress
5 1 (1.41%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (11.27%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (4.23%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (15.49%) Microsoft Azure
1 11 (15.49%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (50.70%) WAN
2 24 (33.80%) Network Security
3 22 (30.99%) LAN
4 20 (28.17%) DNS
5 19 (26.76%) Firewall
5 19 (26.76%) SAN
6 17 (23.94%) ADSL
7 12 (16.90%) Wireless
8 11 (15.49%) VoIP
9 7 (9.86%) VPN
10 6 (8.45%) Internet
11 5 (7.04%) MPLS
12 4 (5.63%) OSPF
12 4 (5.63%) Cisco Nexus
13 3 (4.23%) Cisco ISE
13 3 (4.23%) iSCSI
13 3 (4.23%) BGP
13 3 (4.23%) TCP/IP
13 3 (4.23%) DHCP
14 2 (2.82%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.82%) SQL Server
1 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Subversion
1 2 (2.82%) Git (software)
General
1 13 (18.31%) Finance
2 1 (1.41%) Retail
2 1 (1.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (23.94%) Network Engineer
2 9 (12.68%) Development Engineer
3 8 (11.27%) Architect
3 8 (11.27%) Developer
3 8 (11.27%) Web Developer
3 8 (11.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (9.86%) Analyst
5 6 (8.45%) Support Engineer
5 6 (8.45%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (8.45%) Network Architect
6 5 (7.04%) Build Engineer
6 5 (7.04%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (7.04%) Design Engineer
6 5 (7.04%) Administrator
7 4 (5.63%) Support Analyst
8 3 (4.23%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (4.23%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (4.23%) Systems Support
8 3 (4.23%) Systems Analyst
8 3 (4.23%) Network Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.27%) HTML
1 8 (11.27%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.27%) Raspberry Pi
2 6 (8.45%) Enterprise Storage
3 5 (7.04%) Replication
4 3 (4.23%) EqualLogic
5 2 (2.82%) Clustering
5 2 (2.82%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.41%) EMC VNXe
6 1 (1.41%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 45 (63.38%) Windows
2 22 (30.99%) Linux
3 13 (18.31%) UNIX
4 11 (15.49%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (8.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (8.45%) Windows 7
6 5 (7.04%) CentOS
6 5 (7.04%) Windows XP
7 4 (5.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.41%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.41%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.41%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (25.35%) Load Balancing
2 8 (11.27%) Systems Analysis
2 8 (11.27%) OO
2 8 (11.27%) Web Design
2 8 (11.27%) Cyber Security
3 6 (8.45%) ITIL
4 5 (7.04%) PRINCE2
5 4 (5.63%) Migration
5 4 (5.63%) Supplier Management
5 4 (5.63%) Network Design
6 2 (2.82%) Change Management
6 2 (2.82%) Project Planning
6 2 (2.82%) Problem Management
6 2 (2.82%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (2.82%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (1.41%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (1.41%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (1.41%) Asset Management
7 1 (1.41%) Project Management
7 1 (1.41%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (40.85%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (25.35%) CCNA
3 6 (8.45%) CCNP
4 4 (5.63%) Security Cleared
4 4 (5.63%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.82%) CCVP
5 2 (2.82%) Degree
5 2 (2.82%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.41%) RHCE
6 1 (1.41%) CCDA
6 1 (1.41%) MCP
6 1 (1.41%) MCSE
6 1 (1.41%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.41%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.41%) SLA
1 1 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 23 (32.39%) Active Directory
2 18 (25.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (14.08%) vSphere
4 6 (8.45%) Hyper-V
5 3 (4.23%) XenDesktop
6 2 (2.82%) XenApp
7 1 (1.41%) Samba
7 1 (1.41%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.41%) iptables
Systems Management
1 6 (8.45%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (5.63%) Puppet
3 2 (2.82%) NetBackup
3 2 (2.82%) SCCM
4 1 (1.41%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.41%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.41%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 31 (43.66%) VMware
2 19 (26.76%) Juniper
3 18 (25.35%) Microsoft
4 9 (12.68%) HP
5 8 (11.27%) Apple
6 7 (9.86%) Citrix
7 6 (8.45%) Red Hat
7 6 (8.45%) CheckPoint
7 6 (8.45%) F5
8 5 (7.04%) Fortinet
9 4 (5.63%) Dell
10 3 (4.23%) NetApp
10 3 (4.23%) Kaspersky
10 3 (4.23%) Altiris
10 3 (4.23%) Dell KACE
10 3 (4.23%) Ruckus Wireless
11 1 (1.41%) Symantec
11 1 (1.41%) Veritas
11 1 (1.41%) Oracle
11 1 (1.41%) SAP
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