The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 13 24 5
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -19
Contract jobs citing Cisco 11 11 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 8.66% 4.72% 16.38%
As % of the Vendors category 15.07% 13.92% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 8
Average daily rate
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£233 £245 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.10% -27.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £221 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £269 £373
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Average hourly rate £16.75 - £14.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.50 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -3.37%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Peterborough region.

Vendors Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
73 79 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 57.48% 33.91% 49.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 30 17
Average daily rate £280 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £186 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 6 14
Average hourly rate £19.00 £16.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.92
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.60 £30.00 £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-6.73% +1.57%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

Cisco
Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the Peterborough region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Cisco Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 (78.13%) Windows
2 18 (56.25%) Active Directory
3 17 (53.13%) ITIL
4 15 (46.88%) HP
4 15 (46.88%) MS Exchange
4 15 (46.88%) Exchange Server 2010
5 14 (43.75%) Hyper-V
5 14 (43.75%) SQL Server
6 13 (40.63%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (40.63%) Firewall
6 13 (40.63%) Wireless
6 13 (40.63%) Exchange Server 2003
6 13 (40.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (40.63%) SQL Server 2008
6 13 (40.63%) Windows 7
7 9 (28.13%) Cisco ASA
7 9 (28.13%) Migration
8 8 (25.00%) Change Control
8 8 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
9 7 (21.88%) Symantec
9 7 (21.88%) McAfee
9 7 (21.88%) MS Office
9 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
9 7 (21.88%) Adobe
9 7 (21.88%) Citrix
10 6 (18.75%) IBM Notes
10 6 (18.75%) Lotus
11 5 (15.63%) WAN
11 5 (15.63%) MCP
11 5 (15.63%) SAN

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 15 (46.88%) MS Exchange
1 15 (46.88%) Exchange Server 2010
2 13 (40.63%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (18.75%) IBM Notes
4 4 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (21.88%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 13 (40.63%) Firewall
1 13 (40.63%) Wireless
2 9 (28.13%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (15.63%) WAN
3 5 (15.63%) SAN
3 5 (15.63%) LAN
4 3 (9.38%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (6.25%) VoIP
6 1 (3.13%) Unified Communications
6 1 (3.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (43.75%) SQL Server
2 13 (40.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (68.75%) Analyst
2 14 (43.75%) Support Analyst
3 8 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
4 7 (21.88%) Service Desk Analyst
4 7 (21.88%) Service Analyst
4 7 (21.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 5 (15.63%) Technical Support
5 5 (15.63%) 1st Line Support
5 5 (15.63%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (15.63%) Technical Support Analyst
5 5 (15.63%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 5 (15.63%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 4 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 3 (9.38%) IT Support
7 3 (9.38%) 3rd Line Support
8 2 (6.25%) Desktop Support Technician
8 2 (6.25%) IT Support Engineer
8 2 (6.25%) Cisco Engineer
8 2 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (6.25%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 25 (78.13%) Windows
2 13 (40.63%) Windows Server 2003
2 13 (40.63%) Windows Server 2008
2 13 (40.63%) Windows 7
3 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (9.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (53.13%) ITIL
2 9 (28.13%) Migration
3 8 (25.00%) Change Control
3 8 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (15.63%) Service Delivery
4 5 (15.63%) Incident Management
5 4 (12.50%) Network Management
6 2 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (3.13%) CRM
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) MCP
System Software
1 18 (56.25%) Active Directory
2 14 (43.75%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.25%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 15 (46.88%) HP
2 7 (21.88%) Symantec
2 7 (21.88%) McAfee
2 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
2 7 (21.88%) Adobe
2 7 (21.88%) Citrix
3 6 (18.75%) Lotus
4 4 (12.50%) VMware
4 4 (12.50%) CA
5 2 (6.25%) IronPort
5 2 (6.25%) Meraki
6 1 (3.13%) NetApp
6 1 (3.13%) Altiris
6 1 (3.13%) BT