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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 14 18 7
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -11
Contract jobs citing Cisco 7 15 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 7.78% 9.62% 12.98%
As % of the Vendors category 13.46% 18.29% 28.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 12
Average daily rate £235 £104 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+125.96% -56.21%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £332
% change year-on-year
- +5.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 11 2
Average hourly rate - £12.00 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+26.19% +20.00%
Cisco
Cambridgeshire

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
52 82 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 57.78% 52.56% 45.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 47 27
Average daily rate £325 £210 £241
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.76% -12.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £104 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 18 9
Average hourly rate £10.50 £12.00 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +4.34%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.40 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+23.56% +5.45%

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
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 14 February 2016, 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 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 10 (76.92%) Citrix
3 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
3 6 (46.15%) Security Cleared
4 5 (38.46%) Incident Management
4 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
4 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
4 5 (38.46%) Adobe
4 5 (38.46%) IBM Notes
4 5 (38.46%) MS Office
4 5 (38.46%) ITIL
4 5 (38.46%) Service Delivery
4 5 (38.46%) Symantec
4 5 (38.46%) Intel Security
4 5 (38.46%) Lotus
5 4 (30.77%) MCP
5 4 (30.77%) Windows XP
5 4 (30.77%) HP
5 4 (30.77%) Office 365
5 4 (30.77%) Windows 8
6 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
6 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
6 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (15.38%) Fortinet
6 2 (15.38%) Firewall
6 2 (15.38%) Wireless
6 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (15.38%) Change Control
6 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 5 (38.46%) IBM Notes
2 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Firewall
1 2 (15.38%) LAN
1 2 (15.38%) SAN
1 2 (15.38%) WAN
1 2 (15.38%) Wireless
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (7.69%) NetScaler
2 1 (7.69%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Analyst
2 9 (69.23%) Service Desk Analyst
3 8 (61.54%) Service Analyst
4 4 (30.77%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (30.77%) 1st Line Support
4 4 (30.77%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 4 (30.77%) Service Desk Support
4 4 (30.77%) Service Desk Support Analyst
4 4 (30.77%) Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Support Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Voice Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Voice Network Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Wintel Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) HP Storage
2 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Windows 8
2 4 (30.77%) Windows XP
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Incident Management
1 5 (38.46%) ITIL
1 5 (38.46%) Service Delivery
2 2 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (15.38%) Change Control
3 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (7.69%) Network Design
3 1 (7.69%) Network Management
3 1 (7.69%) Network Optimisation
3 1 (7.69%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Security Cleared
2 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
3 4 (30.77%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Citrix
2 5 (38.46%) Adobe
2 5 (38.46%) Intel Security
2 5 (38.46%) Lotus
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) Symantec
3 4 (30.77%) HP
4 2 (15.38%) Fortinet
5 1 (7.69%) arcserve
5 1 (7.69%) CA
5 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
5 1 (7.69%) F5
5 1 (7.69%) Palo Alto