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 19 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 50 27 44
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +17
Contract jobs citing Cisco 17 16 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.27% 4.06% 1.08%
As % of the Vendors category 5.43% 9.36% 2.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 12 0
Average daily rate
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£371 £213 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+74.58% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £344 £336 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +3.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £101.25 £13.18 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+668.50% -12.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
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
313 171 219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 41.73% 43.40% 47.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 227 87 123
Average daily rate £450 £370 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.62% -7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £146 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £475 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 22 12
Average hourly rate £14.50 £13.35 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.61% -23.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £10.58 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £25.50 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -10.52%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 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
Oxford -22 8 £411 +64.50% 5
Thame - - - -
Abingdon - - - - 3
Henley-on-Thames - - - -
Cisco
South East

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 20 (50.00%) LAN
1 20 (50.00%) WAN
2 17 (42.50%) Windows
3 16 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (32.50%) Active Directory
4 13 (32.50%) Firewall
5 12 (30.00%) VoIP
6 10 (25.00%) VMware
7 9 (22.50%) ITIL
8 8 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 8 (20.00%) CCNA
9 7 (17.50%) MPLS
10 6 (15.00%) CCNP
10 6 (15.00%) Cisco IOS
10 6 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 5 (12.50%) SAN
12 4 (10.00%) Juniper
12 4 (10.00%) CheckPoint
12 4 (10.00%) Fortinet
12 4 (10.00%) Telecoms
12 4 (10.00%) Finance
12 4 (10.00%) Wireless
12 4 (10.00%) Migration
12 4 (10.00%) Windows 7
12 4 (10.00%) Hyper-V
13 3 (7.50%) VMware ESXi
13 3 (7.50%) F5
13 3 (7.50%) Cisco ASA
13 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2008
13 3 (7.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (2.50%) IIS
1 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) MS Office
2 1 (2.50%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (7.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Office 365
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 20 (50.00%) LAN
1 20 (50.00%) WAN
2 13 (32.50%) Firewall
3 12 (30.00%) VoIP
4 7 (17.50%) MPLS
5 6 (15.00%) Cisco IOS
6 5 (12.50%) SAN
7 4 (10.00%) Wireless
8 3 (7.50%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (7.50%) Network Security
8 3 (7.50%) VPN
8 3 (7.50%) DNS
8 3 (7.50%) ADSL
9 2 (5.00%) DHCP
9 2 (5.00%) VLAN
9 2 (5.00%) Cisco PIX
9 2 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (5.00%) Structured Cabling
9 2 (5.00%) NAS
9 2 (5.00%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) NoSQL
General
1 4 (10.00%) Telecoms
1 4 (10.00%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Electronics
2 3 (7.50%) Manufacturing
2 3 (7.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (30.00%) Network Engineer
2 7 (17.50%) Architect
2 7 (17.50%) Analyst
3 5 (12.50%) Network Architect
3 5 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Service Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) Technical Architect
4 4 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Support Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Help Desk Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (5.00%) Voice Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (5.00%) Help Desk Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) HTML
1 1 (2.50%) CSS
1 1 (2.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Blackberry
1 3 (7.50%) DTV
2 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (2.50%) Open Source
2 1 (2.50%) iPhone
2 1 (2.50%) Replication
2 1 (2.50%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 17 (42.50%) Windows
2 4 (10.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (7.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (7.50%) Linux
4 1 (2.50%) CentOS
4 1 (2.50%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.50%) SUSE
4 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (22.50%) ITIL
2 4 (10.00%) Migration
3 3 (7.50%) Programme Management
3 3 (7.50%) Load Balancing
3 3 (7.50%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (7.50%) Project Management
3 3 (7.50%) Service Management
3 3 (7.50%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (5.00%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (5.00%) TOGAF
4 2 (5.00%) Network Design
4 2 (5.00%) ITSM
4 2 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (5.00%) Capacity Management
5 1 (2.50%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (2.50%) High Availability
5 1 (2.50%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (2.50%) Change Control
5 1 (2.50%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.00%) SQL
2 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (20.00%) CCNA
3 6 (15.00%) CCNP
4 3 (7.50%) CCIE
5 2 (5.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (5.00%) CCVP
6 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.50%) BC Cleared
6 1 (2.50%) Degree
6 1 (2.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.50%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (32.50%) Active Directory
2 6 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (10.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (7.50%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (5.00%) vSphere
6 1 (2.50%) vCloud
6 1 (2.50%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.50%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (7.50%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (5.00%) FortiGate
2 2 (5.00%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (2.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (25.00%) VMware
2 8 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (10.00%) Juniper
3 4 (10.00%) CheckPoint
3 4 (10.00%) Fortinet
4 3 (7.50%) F5
4 3 (7.50%) Avaya
4 3 (7.50%) SAP
5 2 (5.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (5.00%) HP
5 2 (5.00%) Mitel
6 1 (2.50%) Veeam
6 1 (2.50%) Intergraph
6 1 (2.50%) Remedy
6 1 (2.50%) Dell
6 1 (2.50%) Apple
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