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 29 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 43 28 31
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +3
Contract jobs citing Cisco 28 23 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 3.87% 4.75% 3.46%
As % of the Vendors category 9.62% 11.73% 7.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 14 9
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£350 £331 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.66% +1.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £206 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £510 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £320
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +7.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 4
Average hourly rate £20.00 £13.00 £12.43
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% +4.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -
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
291 196 228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 40.25% 40.50% 46.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 96 147
Average daily rate £398 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.57% +0.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £218 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 24 15
Average hourly rate £20.00 £15.25 £13.35
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.14% +14.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £12.87 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.20 £25.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -10.25%

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 29 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
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 29 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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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 -16 11 £316 -2.92% 4
Banbury -5 2 £500 +8.10%
Thame 0 1 - -
Bicester -2 1 £375 -
Cisco
South East

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 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 41 (57.75%) WAN
2 38 (53.52%) Windows
3 32 (45.07%) Cisco Certification
3 32 (45.07%) Juniper
4 27 (38.03%) VMware
4 27 (38.03%) Network Security
5 25 (35.21%) Linux
6 23 (32.39%) Load Balancing
7 22 (30.99%) Firewall
8 21 (29.58%) LAN
9 20 (28.17%) CCNA
10 19 (26.76%) DNS
11 18 (25.35%) Active Directory
11 18 (25.35%) SAN
12 17 (23.94%) Microsoft
12 17 (23.94%) VMware Infrastructure
13 15 (21.13%) ADSL
13 15 (21.13%) CCNP
14 14 (19.72%) UNIX
15 12 (16.90%) VPN
16 11 (15.49%) CheckPoint
16 11 (15.49%) Wireless
16 11 (15.49%) Cisco IOS
16 11 (15.49%) Microsoft Azure
16 11 (15.49%) Amazon AWS
16 11 (15.49%) F5
17 10 (14.08%) Fortinet
17 10 (14.08%) Cisco Nexus
17 10 (14.08%) Data Centre
17 10 (14.08%) Finance

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 6 (8.45%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.63%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (4.23%) WordPress
4 2 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.82%) IIS
4 2 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.41%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (7.04%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (2.82%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (15.49%) Microsoft Azure
1 11 (15.49%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (57.75%) WAN
2 27 (38.03%) Network Security
3 22 (30.99%) Firewall
4 21 (29.58%) LAN
5 19 (26.76%) DNS
6 18 (25.35%) SAN
7 15 (21.13%) ADSL
8 12 (16.90%) VPN
9 11 (15.49%) Wireless
9 11 (15.49%) Cisco IOS
10 10 (14.08%) Cisco Nexus
11 8 (11.27%) NX-OS
11 8 (11.27%) VoIP
11 8 (11.27%) SSL
12 7 (9.86%) TCP/IP
13 6 (8.45%) Internet
14 5 (7.04%) OSPF
15 4 (5.63%) BGP
16 3 (4.23%) MPLS
16 3 (4.23%) Cisco ISE
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 10 (14.08%) Finance
2 6 (8.45%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.23%) Publishing
4 1 (1.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (29.58%) Network Engineer
2 9 (12.68%) Development Engineer
3 8 (11.27%) Architect
3 8 (11.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (8.45%) Analyst
4 6 (8.45%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (8.45%) Network Architect
5 5 (7.04%) Web Developer
5 5 (7.04%) Developer
5 5 (7.04%) Support Engineer
6 4 (5.63%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (5.63%) Administrator
7 3 (4.23%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (4.23%) Design Engineer
7 3 (4.23%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (4.23%) Support Analyst
7 3 (4.23%) Network Design Engineer
7 3 (4.23%) IT Support
7 3 (4.23%) ICT Officer
7 3 (4.23%) Build Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.04%) HTML
1 5 (7.04%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.08%) Data Centre
2 8 (11.27%) Enterprise Storage
3 5 (7.04%) Raspberry Pi
4 3 (4.23%) Replication
4 3 (4.23%) EqualLogic
5 1 (1.41%) EMC VNXe
5 1 (1.41%) Clustering
5 1 (1.41%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 38 (53.52%) Windows
2 25 (35.21%) Linux
3 14 (19.72%) UNIX
4 9 (12.68%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (12.68%) CentOS
5 5 (7.04%) Windows 7
5 5 (7.04%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (5.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (4.23%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.41%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.41%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (32.39%) Load Balancing
2 10 (14.08%) ITIL
3 9 (12.68%) Network Design
4 6 (8.45%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (8.45%) Kalman Filter
5 5 (7.04%) Open Source
5 5 (7.04%) Cyber Security
5 5 (7.04%) Web Design
5 5 (7.04%) OO
5 5 (7.04%) Systems Analysis
6 4 (5.63%) Strategic Planning
7 3 (4.23%) PRINCE2
7 3 (4.23%) DevOps
8 2 (2.82%) Change Management
8 2 (2.82%) Migration
8 2 (2.82%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (2.82%) Project Planning
8 2 (2.82%) Problem Management
8 2 (2.82%) Supplier Management
9 1 (1.41%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.41%) Perl
1 1 (1.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (45.07%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (28.17%) CCNA
3 15 (21.13%) CCNP
4 7 (9.86%) Security Cleared
5 6 (8.45%) CCSP
5 6 (8.45%) CISSP
5 6 (8.45%) CCSA
5 6 (8.45%) SC Cleared
6 5 (7.04%) RHCE
6 5 (7.04%) CCSE
6 5 (7.04%) CCDP
7 3 (4.23%) Degree
7 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (2.82%) CCVP
9 1 (1.41%) CCDA
9 1 (1.41%) MCP
9 1 (1.41%) MCSE
9 1 (1.41%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 4 (5.63%) HIPAA
2 2 (2.82%) SLA
3 1 (1.41%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (25.35%) Active Directory
2 17 (23.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (11.27%) vSphere
4 7 (9.86%) ProxySG
5 5 (7.04%) iptables
6 4 (5.63%) Hyper-V
7 2 (2.82%) XenApp
7 2 (2.82%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.41%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.41%) Samba
Systems Management
1 8 (11.27%) Puppet
2 5 (7.04%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (2.82%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (2.82%) NetBackup
3 2 (2.82%) SCCM
4 1 (1.41%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.41%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 32 (45.07%) Juniper
2 27 (38.03%) VMware
3 17 (23.94%) Microsoft
4 11 (15.49%) CheckPoint
4 11 (15.49%) F5
5 10 (14.08%) Fortinet
5 10 (14.08%) Red Hat
6 8 (11.27%) HP
7 7 (9.86%) Blue Coat
8 6 (8.45%) McAfee
8 6 (8.45%) Nokia
8 6 (8.45%) TippingPoint
8 6 (8.45%) Tufin
9 5 (7.04%) Citrix
9 5 (7.04%) Apple
10 4 (5.63%) Dell
11 3 (4.23%) Altiris
11 3 (4.23%) Dell KACE
11 3 (4.23%) Ruckus Wireless
12 2 (2.82%) Kaspersky
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